• 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.

  • ‘Steps taken to counter chemical, nuclear dangers’ 2018-07-01 09:47

    ‘Steps taken to counter chemical, nuclear dangers’

    TEHRAN – Director of the Civil Defense Organization said on Saturday that necessary predictions are being made in order to boost the country’s infrastructure to counter chemical and nuclear dangers throughout the country.

  • محمود خاقانی 2018-05-06 12:27

    By Mahmood Khaghani

    From Nuclear to NewClear?

    During the recent 4th Gas Production Sustainability Congress hosted by National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) here in Tehran, Deputy Petroleum Minister and Managing Director of NIGC suggested the time is now right for a new policy of “Self Reliance” - (or perhaps a better translation is 'Resilience') for the energy industry.

  • 83 nuclear achievements to be unveiled on Monday 2018-04-09 12:14

    83 nuclear achievements to be unveiled on Monday

    TEHRAN – Some 83 nuclear achievements in nuclear industry are scheduled to be unveiled on Monday (April 9), which Iran marks as National Nuclear Day.

  • boroujerdi 2018-02-25 19:59

    Senior Iranian MP: Nuclear propellers do not need IAEA permit

    TEHRAN – A senior Iranian MP has said a plan by Islamic Republic to develop nuclear propellers does not need a permission from the International Atomic Energy Agency.

  • William perry 2017-12-19 02:31

    Diplomacy only viable option to deal with North Korean crisis: William Perry

    Former U.S. Secretary of Defense William J. Perry, who helped resolve the 1994 crisis on the Korean Peninsula, says the United States and other countries should stick to diplomacy to address military provocations by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

  • Trump 2017-11-20 03:33

    Yes, Trump with the nuclear codes is terrifying. But the threat of a first strike is a vital deterrent

    Alarmed by President Trump’s bellicose statements and impulsive governing style, two congressional Democrats have introduced legislation that would prohibit the president — any president — from launching a nuclear first strike without a declaration of war by Congress explicitly endorsing such an attack.

  • Defense Secretary Bill Perry 2017-11-16 11:26

    By Edward-Isaac Dovere

    Don’t count on the cabinet to stop a Trump-ordered nuclear strike

    Stop counting on Secretary of Defense James Mattis or Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to stop a nuclear war if Donald Trump wants one, says Bill Perry. They couldn’t.

  • Trump 2017-09-25 02:56

    US vs. North Korea: World must take Trump and Kim at their word

    Now all we hear is this: North Korean and American leaders spar, concerns increase, and calls for peaceful negotiations grow louder.

  • zarif 2017-09-23 09:44

    Zarif: If U.S. wants new nuclear concessions, we do, too

    TEHRAN – Iran’s foreign minister rejected on Thursday any new negotiation with the United States over extending the length or conditions of the 2015 nuclear accord, saying that Iran would talk about changing the accord only if every concession it made — including giving up nuclear fuel — were reconsidered.

  • North Korea 2017-08-22 04:04

    By Lee Jong-Wha

    Planning for Korean reunification

    The long-simmering North Korean nuclear crisis has reached a near boiling point. Last month, the Hermit Kingdom launched two intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of hitting major U.S. cities.

  • Trump 2017-08-13 10:09

    By Mark Steel

    We're all about to die in a third world war caused by Trump and Kim

    If we’re to cease as a species in nuclear destruction, it will at least be heartening to know that it was caused by two of the most ridiculous people who ever lived.

  • North Korea 2017-07-07 02:00

    By Adam Cathcart

    China won't bail out Trump on North Korea

    When it comes to geopolitical theater, no one can accuse the North Korean leadership of lacking a certain sense of timing.

  • Trump 2017-07-01 04:12

    Trump and Moon should get on the same page

    The allies need to resolve their differences quietly

  • North Korea 2017-06-25 13:15

    Robert E Kelly

    Will America wage war with a nuclear-armed North Korea?

    It is increasingly clear that North Korea is driving toward a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) which could strike the U.S. homeland.

  • Moon Jae In 2017-05-12 07:12

    by Uri Friedman

    Trump's North Korea policy just got more complicated

    The Trump administration claims it’s considering all options, including military force, to restrict and reverse North Korea’s nuclear-weapons program.

  • North Korea 2017-05-08 09:33

    By Kyle Mizokami

    Millions could die if America and North Korea go to war

    North Korea, though a relatively poor, impoverished state, has amassed an impressive arsenal of weapons of mass destruction (WMD).

  • North Korea 2017-05-03 06:13

    By Douglas Birkey

    The North Korean threat is not theoretical, it is reality

    North Korea is surging to the brink. Advancements in their missile technology and nuclear weapons program will soon put the United States in the crosshairs.

  • Trump- Kim 2017-04-22 05:36

    By John Nilsson-Wright

    Kim and Trump have more in common than they think

    Calculated ambiguity and coercive diplomacy appear to be at the heart of U.S. President Donald Trump’s approach to dealing with North Korea. As a candidate, Trump seemed to revel in keeping his opponents guessing — for example when he announced his “secret plan” for dealing with the Islamic State terrorist group (ISIL).

  • North Korea 2017-04-20 23:48

    How the U.S. and China can find common ground on North Korea

    For the moment, fear of U.S. retaliation appears to have dissuaded North Korea from conducting another nuclear test. But the respite is only temporary.

  • Trump 2017-04-18 04:44

    Trump’s loose talk on North Korea

    As a candidate, Donald Trump seemed to pay no more attention to North Korea’s accelerating nuclear weapons program, which his predecessor has warned is America’s most urgent threat, than he did to other complex foreign policy issues.

  • Trump-China 2017-04-05 02:14

    By Christopher Green

    Why China won't buy Trump's North Korea bluster

    U.S. President Donald Trump has sent Xi Jinping a clear message before the two meet in Florida later this week.