Yukiya Amano

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  • Yukiya Amano, the Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) 2019-08-06 15:04

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Who has the main lead on Amano’s death? 

    TEHRAN - The sudden death of Yukiya Amano, the Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) left many in shock. American and Zionist officials are now trying to make his death seem natural, but the sudden appearance of symptoms and his quick death is very suspicious, especially at a time when both Washington and Tel Aviv were quite unsatisfied with him leading the UN nuclear watchdog. 

  • iaea 2019-07-29 16:44

    By Payman Yazdani

    US attempts to find Amano’s replacement to serve its interests: Cartalucci

    TEHRAN – Referring to Yukiya Amano’s death and the US attempts to find a replacement to serve Washington's interests Cartalucci says Tehran must expect the worst and prepare for it while attempting to maintain diplomatic and strategic patience for as long as possible Yukiya Amano, who led the International Atomic Energy Agency for a decade and was extensively involved in negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program, died at the age of 72.

  • Yukiya Amano 2019-07-26 13:29

    By Stephen Lendman

    Was foul play behind IAEA Chief Yukiya Amano’s death?

     On Monday, an IAEA statement said the following: “The secretariat of the International Atomic Energy Agency regrets to inform with deepest sadness of the passing away of Director General Yukiya Amano.”

  • gharibabadi 2019-07-23 19:27

    Tehran urges IAEA to remain impartial, independent in post-Amano era

    TEHRAN – Iran has called on the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to maintain impartiality and independence after the death of its chief Yukiya Amano.

  • Araqchi voices regret over Amano’s death 2019-07-22 17:40

    Araqchi voices regret over Amano’s death

    TEHRAN – Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi has expressed his condolences over the death of Yukiya Amano, the chief of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), who passed away at the age of 72.

  • Yukiya Amano 2019-07-22 13:28

    IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano passes away at 72

    UN nuclear agency chief Yukiya Amano has passed away at the age of 72, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) announced on Monday.

  • dehghani 2019-06-12 19:21

    IAEA should see all aspect and be unbiased: Iranian diplomat

    TEHRAN - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Gholam-Hossein Dehghani has said that the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) should be unbiased and see all aspects.

  • amano 2019-06-11 18:48

    UN watchdog confirms Iran’s promised uranium enrichment hike

    TEHRAN - Iran has followed through on a threat to accelerate its production of enriched uranium, the head of the UN's atomic watchdog has said, departing from his usual guarded language to say he was worried about increasing tension.

  • amano 2019-06-10 21:18

    By staff and agency

    UN atomic watchdog chief worried about tensions over Iran’s nuclear issue

    Yukiya Amano, the head of the UN nuclear watchdog, has said that he is worried about increasing tensions over the Iranian nuclear issue.

  • amano 2019-05-31 21:50

    UN atomic watchdog chief: Iran keeping to nuclear deal

    The head of the UN nuclear watchdog says Iran is complying with the 2015 deal with major world powers, AP reported on Friday.

  • amano 2019-04-23 11:53

    By Hossein Yari

    The great sin of Amano

    TEHRAN - The silence of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) against non-core nuclear activities of Saudi Arabia indicates that it is non-autonomous. Riyadh, as a center for the development of terrorism in the West Asian region, and the main sponsor of terrorist and extremist groups (such as ISIS), is seeking to expand its nuclear program.

  • amano 2019-04-06 12:23

    IAEA's Amano asks Saudi Arabia to provide safeguards for 1st nuclear reactor

    The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has asked Saudi Arabia to implement safeguards for its first nuclear reactor under construction near the Saudi capital Riyadh that could complete by the end of the year.

  • Amano 2019-04-04 15:52

    Amano reaffirms Iran's commitment to nuclear deal

    Yukiya Amano, the chief of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), on Tuesday reaffirmed Iran's compliance to its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • amano 2019-03-04 20:47

    By staff and agency

    Head of UN nuclear watchdog: Iran complying with nuclear deal

    Yukiya Amano, the head of UN nuclear watchdog, said on Monday that Iran is complying with the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • araqchi 2019-02-01 21:02

    Iranian diplomat holds talks with Bulgarian officials

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi met separately with a number of Bulgarian officials on Thursday, discussing expansion of ties between Tehran and Sofia.

  • amano 2018-11-10 15:22

    By staff and agency

    Amano reconfirms Iran is abiding by the nuclear deal

    Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency Yukio Amano has reiterated that Iran is implementing its nuclear-related commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • Amano 2018-10-02 15:16

    Amano rejects Netanyahu claims about Iran, says IAEA won't take intel at face value

    The UN nuclear watchdog has said its independence is paramount and it does not take intelligence presented to it at face value, in an apparent response to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's claims of a "secret atomic warehouse" in Iran.

  • baidi 2018-09-25 20:28

    Tehran sues terrorist-embracing UK-based channel

    TEHRAN – Iran has filed a lawsuit against the UK-based TV channel “Iran International” over the network’s support for a terrorist group involved in a Saturday attack on a military parade in Ahvaz.

  • یوکیا آمانو 2018-09-10 20:37

    IAEA reaffirms Iran’s compliance to nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Monday renewed its assurances that the Islamic Republic of Iran stays compliant to the 2015 nuclear deal - aka Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) – that is backed the UN Security Council Resolution 2231. 

  • iaea 2018-07-04 11:26

    Iran must enjoy nuclear deal benefits: diplomat

    TEHRAN - Kazem Gharib Abadi, Tehran’s new representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency, said on Monday that Iran must enjoy benefits of the 2015 nuclear deal, formally called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • IAEA: Iran honoring nuclear commitments 2018-05-10 10:18

    IAEA: Iran honoring nuclear commitments

    TEHRAN – Iran is continuing to implement its commitments under the nuclear deal (JCPOA) with major powers, the UN atomic watchdog overseeing the deal said on Wednesday, Reuters reported.

  • amano 2018-03-05 19:23

    By staff and agency

    Amano: JCPOA collapse would be a ‘great loss for multilateralism’

    Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency Yukio Amano said on Monday that collapse of the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, would be a “great loss for nuclear verification and for multilateralism”.

  • kamalvandi 2018-01-10 15:44

    Iran threatens to greatly speed up uranium enrichment if nuclear deal annulled

    TEHRAN – A top Iranian nuclear official has warned that if the nuclear agreement is ditched Tehran will increase its uranium enrichment activities with a speed far much higher than the conclusion of the nuclear deal.

  • Iran threatens to reconsider cooperation with IAEA 2018-01-09 10:34

    Iran threatens to reconsider cooperation with IAEA

    TEHRAN – Iran’s nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi cautioned on Monday that Tehran might reconsider cooperation with the UN nuclear watchdog if the United States fails to respect its commitments under the nuclear agreement.

  • Paul Pillar 2017-12-14 10:10

    By Javad Heirannia

    Amano cannot afford to alienate himself from U.S.: ex-senior CIA official

    TEHRAN – Professor Paul Pillar, who was CIA intelligence analyst for 28 years, tells the Tehran Times that “much of the opposition to the JCPOA in the United States attempts to confuse people with vague references to "anywhere, anytime" inspections, and the Trump administration has joined in some of this confusion, the U.S. statement at the IAEA meeting appears to be within the bounds of what was agreed to in the JCPOA.”

  • دونالد ترامپ 2017-12-03 12:07

    U.S. approach to JCPOA, part of internal process: expert

    Cindy Vestergaard, Director of Stimson’s Nuclear Safeguards Program believes “complementary access inspections to sites in Iran” is not beyond AP, but the US approach toward Iran is part of an internal US process.

  • Mark Fitzpatrick 2017-12-02 10:15

    By Javad Heirannia

    Amano's position is different from Nikki Haley: Fitzpatrick

    TEHRAN - Mark Fitzpatrick, director of the non-proliferation program at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), says that “Amano's position remains different from that of Amb Haley.  She wants the IAEA to seek access to military sites whether or not there is any reason for suspicion.”

  • Richard Nephew 2017-11-28 10:15

    By Javad Heirannia

    Amano has mandate to provide some verification and assurances requiring Section T: Nephew

    TEHRAN – Richard Nephew, who served as the lead sanctions expert for the U.S. team negotiating with Iran, is of the opinion that “I believe that Director General Amano is simply underscoring that he has a mandate to provide some verification and assurances requiring Section T, but does not have clarity as to exactly what he can insist upon and when.”

  • amano 2017-11-15 14:18

    By staff and agency

    Amano: IAEA has access to all locations it needs in Iran

    Yukiya Amano, chief of the United Nations’ International Atomic Energy Agency, said on Tuesday that commitments undertaken by Iran under the 2015 nuclear deal are being implemented and the IAEA has so far had access to all locations it has needed to visit in the country.

  • amano 2017-10-31 10:23

    Iran fulfilling nuclear deal commitments - IAEA chief

    ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Iran is fulfilling its commitments under the nuclear deal with world powers and UN inspectors are facing no problems in their verification efforts, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) director-general said on Monday.