nuclear deal


  • U.S. President Donald Trump 2017-04-25 20:44

    Washington’s reevaluation contrary to spirit and text of nuclear deal: Iran

    TEHRAN – Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said on Tuesday that Washington’s policy of reevaluating the nuclear agreement is creating an atmosphere of distrust and confusion among world countries, noting this is contrary to the text and spirit of the agreement.

  • ryabkov 2017-04-22 10:12

    Russia hopes U.S. will realize Iran nuclear deal is viable

    TEHRAN - Moscow hopes Washington will realize that the Iran nuclear deal is viable after reviewing it, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told TASS on Friday. 

  • Tillerson 2017-04-19 20:47

    U.S. says Iran complying with nuclear deal, yet vows inter-agency review 

    TEHRAN – In a press statement on Tuesday, the U.S. Department of State notified the Congress that Iran is complying with the nuclear deal, the very first such notification under the Trump administration. 

  • Arak reactor 2017-04-16 19:50

    By Ali Kushki

    Iran forges deal with China to redesign Arak reactor  

    TEHRAN – Iran has hashed out price differences with China to receive counselling on redesigning its only heavy water nuclear reactor, signing a deal on the project with the Chinese side, Iranian Foreign Ministry has said in a written briefing to parliament. 

  • zarif 2017-04-15 21:03

    Zarif: Sanctions impaired Iran’s economic transparency   

    TEHRAN – Sanctions imposed on Iran over its nuclear program dealt a major blow to the country’s economic transparency, an issue much neglected in assessing the outcomes of the 2015 international nuclear deal, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday.

  • Zarif to highlight violence against Rohingya Muslims in OIC meeting 2017-04-03 21:07

    Zarif: Iran not seeking tension with Trump  

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said his country will not give the Trump administration any pretext that can be used against it.

  • کامیون سواری ترامپ 2017-03-25 11:43

    Iran committed to nuclear deal despite Trump threats, say observers

    US President Donald Trump has criticised the Iran nuclear deal signed under the Obama administration and has pledged to throw it out.

  • محمد جواد ظریف وزیر خارجه ایران 2017-03-21 11:35

    Zarif: Iran will resume nuclear work with ‘greater’ speed if U.S. violates deal

    ISFAHAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned late on Monday that if the United States continues reneging on its commitments under the nuclear deal to the extent that Iran sees the keeping of the deal not in conformity with its national interests the Islamic Republic will resume its nuclear activities with “even greater” speed.

  •  A Westerner couple pose for a photo at the enormous historical Imam Square in Isfahan on November 9, 2016. The sixth-story Safavid-era Ali Qapu Palace in also seen in the background. 2017-03-06 18:31

    World media put spotlight on Iran as tourist hub

    TEHRAN - Following a landmark nuclear deal Tehran and world powers clinched in 2015, Iran is repeatedly named as a hot travel destination by a circle of international media outlets in terms of its rich history, picturesque sceneries, traditions, cuisine and hospitable people.

  • Abbas Araqchi presser in 1st anniversary of JCPOA implementation 2017-03-04 18:06

    Trump has no ‘choice’ but to extend nuclear deal: Araqchi

    TEHRAN – A top Iranian diplomat underscored on Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump is left with no other options but to extend the 2015 international nuclear deal with Iran though one of his most vocal riffs during the campaign trail was "rip it up”.

  • حسین دهقان وزیر دفاع و پشتیبانی از نیروهای مسلح 2017-02-23 16:38

    Iran says has increased precision of its long-range ballistic missiles

    TEHRAN – Iran now has long-range ballistic missiles with greater precision, its defense minister said on Thursday, rejecting reports that Tehran has halted its missile program after a recent missile launch that drew a response from Washington.

  • All nuclear related obstacles removed: Araqchi 2017-02-22 19:58

    All nuclear related obstacles removed: Araqchi

    TEHRAN – Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said on Wednesday that all obstacles related to Iran nuclear issue have been removed under the nuclear accord, ISNA reported.

  • mogherini 2017-02-20 20:50

    Mogherini to Pence: Iran deal should be preserved

    TEHRAN – Vice-President of the United States of America Mike Pence met with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini to talk about a whole range of different issues, including the Iran nuclear deal, aka the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • nuclear deal 2017-02-11 13:35

    Seyed Mohammad Eslami

    Why is the nuclear deal not renegotiable?

    TEHRAN - By the start of the presidency of the former businessman, there is a transnational debate about the fate of the international nuclear deal between Iran and great powers. Although it would be better to say that after rejecting Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement and raising serious questions about the future of NATO and NAFTA, the JCPOA – the official name for the nuclear deal -- is another topic. 

  • ترامپ و مایک پنس 2017-02-08 20:25

    By Ali Kushki

    Trump and Iran 

    Having had no open contracts prior to the 2015 nuclear accord that established a temporary pause in hostilities, Tehran and Washington are again back to old habits of trading barbs.

  • سرگئی ریابکوف 2017-02-08 20:09

    Iran, Russia stress commitment to nuclear deal 

    TEHRAN – Senior Iranian and Russian diplomats met in Moscow on Wednesday to exchange views on the nuclear accord and the latest regional developments. 

  • 02br1 kamalvandi.jpg 2017-02-07 10:12

    Final batch of yellow cake due in Iran Tuesday

    TEHRAN – The final batch of a 149-ton yellow cake shipment from Russia will arrive in Tehran on Tuesday, the spokesman of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran announced on Monday, ISNA reported.

  • Trump 2017-02-07 10:05

    ‘Trump wants to push back against Iran, but Iran is now more powerful than ever’

    TEHRAN – President Donald Trump’s tough talk on Iran carries a significant risk of conflict with a U.S. rival that is now more powerful than at any point since the creation of the Islamic republic.

  • Iran nuclear deal likely to stay in place: U.S. house speaker 2017-02-05 20:38

    Iran nuclear deal likely to stay in place: U.S. house speaker

    U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Sunday in an interview with NBC News’ “Meet The Press” that the Iran nuclear deal will likely stay in place.

  • موشک 2017-02-01 20:52

    Iran confirms missile launch, says it doesn’t breach UN resolution 

    TEHRAN – Iran confirmed on Wednesday it had carried out a fresh missile launch, saying the firing fits into its conventional defense doctrine and does not contravene the UN Security Council resolution that endorsed a 2015 nuclear deal with world powers. 

  • دیدار وزرای امور خارجه ایران و فرانسه 2017-01-31 21:25

    Iran says missile program, nuclear deal unconnected 

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday Iran’s missile program is neither related to a 2015 nuclear accord with world powers nor a breach of a United Nations Security Council resolution backing it.

  • Espinas Palace Hotel 2017-01-30 18:20

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Global hotel industry seeks to boost foothold in Iran, reaping gain from tourist influx

    With Iran steadily becoming a hot tourist destination, several international hotel companies are looking to establish footholds in the country, as the government has pledged support for the flourishing sector to cope with the tourist influx.

  • اقتصاد-ظریف 2017-01-24 20:27

    Zarif talks sense on sluggish banking 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif launched a strong defense of the 2015 international nuclear deal with world powers, blaming long parting from the global banking system as one cause for the sluggish opening in international banking ties after the accord. 

  • Stephen Lendman 2017-01-24 13:41

    By Javad Heirannia

    Trump will look fool if he pulls out of international nuclear deal: Lendman 

    ‘Trump can’t have better relations with Russia by antagonizing China and Iran’

    TEHRAN- U.S. columnist Stephen Lendman says the new U.S. President Donald Trump will look stupid if he withdraws from the nuclear deal because it is an “international treaty”.

  • Mohammad Nabi Habibi 2017-01-23 11:48

    ‘241 Iranian entities still under sanctions’

    TEHRAN – The secretary general of the Islamic Coalition Party on Sunday said 241 Iranian people and organizations are still under sanctions.

  • 02br2 irna baidi80.jpg 2017-01-22 19:40

    Baeedinejad: Nixing nuclear deal no easy job 

    TEHRAN – The Iranian ambassador to London said on Saturday that the nuclear deal is an internationally-endorsed agreement which cannot be easily violated or nixed by U.S. President Donald Trump.

  • علی کوشکی 2017-01-16 12:37

    By Ali Kushki

    Nuclear deal showed diplomacy prevails

    For one year now, the world has been reveling in the ease brought about by the historic, UN-endorsed nuclear accord between Iran and the five veto-holding powers of the U.S., China, Russia, England, France, plus Germany.

  • Abbas Araqchi presser in 1st anniversary of JCPOA implementation 2017-01-15 21:20

    Iran: Banking bottleneck still ahead 

    TEHRAN – Just days away from the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the U.S., Iran is lamenting that it still faces difficulties in conducting banking transactions expected to terminate after an international nuclear deal with world powers. 

  • ryabkov 2017-01-14 15:33

    JCPOA turns new page in Iran’s ties with the world: Russia 

    TEHRAN – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov has said the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), commonly called the nuclear deal, has opened a new page in Iran’s relations with other countries, YJC reported on Friday.

  • مصاحبه با مجید تخت روانچی 2017-01-13 20:19

    Iran says U.S. can’t renegotiate nuclear deal 

    TEHRAN – Just a week away from President-elect Donald Trump to take office, Iran is increasingly toughening rhetoric against the U.S. for a possible dishonoring of the 2015 international nuclear deal, saying it won’t allow reigniting the debate.