• Fereydoun Abbasi 2022-01-04 21:41

    MP says Iran’s nuclear capabilities are vast

    TEHRAN — Fereydoun Abbasi, former head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) and a current member of the Parliament Energy Committee, said on Saturday that Iran’s nuclear capabilities are vast and is beyond the current assumptions.

  • نشست خبری حسین امیر عبداللهیان وزیر امور خارجه ایران 2021-10-31 21:44

    Iran FM says Biden can issue ‘executive order’ if serious to return to nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian has said that if the United States was serious about rejoining the 2015 nuclear deal, President Joe Biden could just issue an “executive order”, the Iran newspaper reported on Sunday.

  • nuclear center 2021-07-26 22:09

    Iran opens center for specialized nuclear industry

    TEHRAN – Iran’s first specialized nuclear industry innovation center was inaugurated in Tehran on Monday.

  • Blinken 2021-06-14 22:19

    Blinken admits Iran has made major nuclear progress since U.S. quit JCPOA

    It will be ‘very hard to reverse’ Iran’s nuclear progress if JCPOA not restored, Blinken says

    TEHRAN – U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has acknowledged “that’s right” that Iran has made a lot progress in nuclear industry both in terms of “material” and “knowledge” since the Trump administration quit the nuclear deal, officially called the JCPOA, in May 2018.

  • آژانس انرژی اتمی 2021-05-05 22:07

    IAEA inspectors to travel to Iran: WSJ

    TEHRAN— In a tweet on Wednesday, Laurence Norman, the Wall Street Journal’s reporter in Brussels, claimed that a team of the International Atomic Energy Agency will visit Iran in the coming days.

  • Ali Akbar Salehi 2021-04-12 21:31

    Emergency power system is set up in Natanz

    Nuclear chief: Natanz incident is definitely a sabotage act

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Salehi, chief of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), said on Monday that the incident at the Natanz nuclear enrichment site on Sunday morning was definitely a "sabotage" act.

  • nuclear talks in Vienna 2021-04-06 21:21

    Nuclear partners agree to continue expert talks

    TEHRAN - The first round of talks in Vienna on Tuesday resulted in an agreement to continue expert-level talks, the Iranian Foreign Ministry said in a statement following the end of the meeting of the JCPOA Joint Commission.

  • IR-9 centrifuge 2021-04-06 14:18

    Iran begins mechanical test of new advanced centrifuge

    TEHRAN – Iran announced on Tuesday that it will unveil a new, advanced kind of centrifuge on April 10 in the latest move to rachet up nuclear activities as diplomats from Iran and 5+1 nations gather in Vienna to discuss ways to revive a 2015 nuclear deal.

  • دیمونا 2021-02-20 17:58

    Satellite images reveal Israel quietly expanding secretive Dimona nuclear site

    Newly-released satellite images have revealed that the Israeli regime — the sole possessor of nuclear arms in West Asia — is conducting “significant” constructive activities at the highly-secretive Dimona nuclear facility in the Negev Desert.

  • JCPOA 2020-12-16 21:52

    Foreign ministers from JCPOA parties to hold talks on Dec. 21

    JCPOA Joint Commission holds online meeting

    TEHRAN - The Joint Commission of the JCPOA was convened in Vienna on Wednesday. It was attended online by deputy foreign ministers and political directors from Iran, Russia, China, Britain, Germany, France and the European Union.

  • sherman 2020-07-16 00:36

    Sherman: Iran now has more operational centrifuges, more nuclear fuel

    TEHRAN - Wendy Sherman, the former U.S. nuclear negotiator with Iran, has censured Donald Trump for quitting the 2015 nuclear deal, saying Trump’s decision has led Iran to have now more operational centrifuges and more nuclear fuel. 

  • وزیر اطلاعات علوی 2020-07-07 22:30

    Intelligence minister attends parliamentary committee on Natanz incident

    TEHRAN – Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi and military commanders from the Army air defense unit attended a session of the Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Committee on Tuesday afternoon over the incident in the Natanz nuclear facility.

  • AtomicWar 2020-05-16 11:19

    Experts necessitate elimination of all nuclear weapons

    Deployment of nearly 15,000 nuclear weapons in certain countries, unreliable safety system in nuclear sites, possibility of cyber attacks on the sites and emotionally unstable rulers' threats have altogether necessitated the elimination of entire nuclear arms across the world if the humankind still intends to live on the earth, experts warned.

  • Ali Akbar Salehi 2020-04-08 01:11

    122 nuclear achievements in one year: Iran’s Salehi

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Salehi, director of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, has said that Iran unveiled 122 nuclear achievements over the past Iranian calendar year.

  • Chris Cook 2019-12-25 15:47

    By Chris Cook

    From Nuclear to NewClear

    In the course of many visits to Iran over the years I have come to realise that no country is the subject of such fascination and mistrust in Iran as the United Kingdom. So my friends at 'Tehran Times' are interested to hear my thoughts in relation to Anglo-Iranian relations following the recent UK election. 

  • workshop 2019-10-22 19:32

    Iran-EU joint training workshop on nuclear emergency cases kicks off in Luxemburg

    TEHRAN – A joint training workshop named “Preparing for and Responding to a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency” was inaugurated at the venue of the European Union (EU) in Luxemburg City on Monday. 

  • Ahmadian 2019-10-21 16:05

    Funeral ceremony held for nuclear official Mohammad Ahmadian

    TEHRAN – A large number of political, scientific and religious figures as well as parliament members and ordinary people took part in a funeral procession on Sunday for Mohammad Ahmadian, the deputy head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI).

  • Zarif to Trump: It is the U.S. that ‘doesn’t know what to think’ 2019-05-28 12:36

    Zarif says ‘actions’ and ‘not words” will show Trump’s intent

    TEHRAN - In response to President Donald Trump who said on Monday that the United States in not seeking “regime change” in Iran, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said it is “actions” and “not words” which will show Trump’s real intention.

  • iaea 2019-04-05 19:42

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    IAEA inspects Iran ‘warehouse’ Netanyahu pointed to: sources

    The UN atomic watchdog policing Iran’s nuclear deal has inspected what Israel’s prime minister called a “secret atomic warehouse” in Tehran, three diplomats familiar with the International Atomic Energy Agency’s work said, according to Reuters.

  • India-Pakistan 2019-03-18 22:22

    India, Pakistan threatened to unleash missiles at each other

    TEHRAN - Tensions have been running high between India and Pakistan since India conducted a surgical strike inside the Pakistani territory followed by Pakistani air raids and capture of an Indian pilot.

  • India signs deal to lease Russian submarine 2019-03-10 10:13

    India signs deal to lease Russian submarine

    TEHRAN _ Taking their defense partnership to the next level, India has inked a $3 billion agreement to lease a third Russian nuclear-powered submarine for 10 years.

  • Imran Khan 2019-03-10 10:07

    ‘Pakistani won't allow its soil to be used for terrorist activities'

    TEHRAN -In last few weeks, since the saber-rattling between the two South Asian nuclear giants took them to the brink of a full-fledged war, the role of Pakistani premier in de-escalating tensions has been significant.

  • India-Pakistan nuclear power 2019-03-03 14:45

    China doesn’t recognize India, Pakistan as ‘nuclear powers’

    TEHRAN - China has said that it never recognized India and Pakistan as nuclear powers and ruled out extending such a status to North Korea following the unsuccessful second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Vietnam.

  • Beena Sarwar 2019-02-28 13:13

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    ‘Events unfolding between India and Pakistan very frightening’

    TEHRAN - The heightened tensions between India and Pakistan – the two warring neighbors – in the wake of recent terror attack in Indian-controlled Kashmir have brought them on the warpath again.

  • President Ronald Reagan (L) Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev 2018/10/26

    By Mikhail Gorbachev former president of the Soviet Union

    A new nuclear arms race has begun

    Over 30 years ago, President Ronald Reagan and I signed in Washington the United States-Soviet Treaty on the elimination of intermediate- and shorter-range missiles. For the first time in history, two classes of nuclear weapons were to be eliminated and destroyed.

  • pakistan nuclear race 2018-10-16 20:06

    Pakistan not to join nuclear race

    TEHRAN - Reaffirming his country’s commitment to non-proliferation, Pakistan’s newly-elected president Arif Alvi has said that Pakistan will not join the nuclear race, as nuclear weapons are for defense only.