Iran and Great Britain

UK appoints first ambassador to Iran in five years

UK appoints first ambassador to Iran in five years

The UK has appointed an ambassador to Iran for the first time since 2011, as part of its aims for "more productive co-operation". The Foreign Office announcement comes one year after the reopening of the British Embassy in …

France and Britain to strengthen trade ties with Iran

France and Britain to strengthen trade ties with Iran

British Prime Minister David Cameron and French President Francois Hollande have stressed the interest in strengthening of trade ties with Tehran during the telephone conversation. "They discussed …

British Embassy re-opens in Tehran

British Embassy re-opens in Tehran

The British Embassy was re-opened today in Iran. The ceremony was attended by UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, who is now on a two-day visit to the Republic. "As for the resumption of  work of the embassy, …