Iran and the US

Qatar says supports nuclear deal with Iran

Qatar says supports nuclear deal with Iran

Qatar’s Foreign Minister said that his country would support a nuclear deal that is fair for all parties, because it would have a positive implication for the region. Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani who is in Tehran …

Iran ready to strike deal on JCPOA once U.S. lifts sanctions

Iran ready to strike deal on JCPOA once U.S. lifts sanctions

Iran is standing ready to conclude an agreement on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) immediately after the visit of Deputy Secretary General of the European External Action Service Enrique Mora to Tehran, if Washington lifts …

Iranian lawmakers set conditions for nuclear deal revival

Iranian lawmakers set conditions for nuclear deal revival

Iranian lawmakers have set their conditions for any revival of the 2015 landmark nuclear agreement, including legal guarantees approved by the U.S. Congress that Washington would not quit it again, Iranian media reported. In an open …

Iran accesses frozen foreign funds

Iran accesses frozen foreign funds

Iran has made an agreement to release a “considerable amount” of its assets frozen in overseas accounts because of U.S. sanctions, IRNA reported, citing an official source. Sanctions imposed under former President Donald …

Iran blames U.S. for halt to Vienna nuclear talks

Iran blames U.S. for halt to Vienna nuclear talks

The United States is responsible for the pause in talks between Tehran and world powers in Vienna aimed at reviving their 2015 nuclear deal Iranian foreign ministry spokesperson Saeed Khatibzadeh said on Monday. "America is …

Iran decries new U.S. sanctions on its missile program

Iran decries new U.S. sanctions on its missile program

Iran on Thursday denounced new U.S. sanctions on its ballistic missile program, saying it is designed to continue the policy of “maximum pressure” against Tehran. Washington on Wednesday announced a new round of sanctions …

Iran to consider direct JCPOA talks with U.S.

Iran to consider direct JCPOA talks with U.S.

Tehran is willing to engage in direct talks with Washington if negotiations to revive the Iranian nuclear deal reach an advanced stage that requires such dialogue, Iran’s foreign minister Hossein Amirabdollahian said. …

Biden says 'not time to give up' on Iran nuclear talks

Biden says 'not time to give up' on Iran nuclear talks

U.S. President Joe Biden said that it is "not time to give up" on talks with Iran aimed at reviving the 2015 nuclear deal. "It's not time to give up," Biden said at a press conference to mark his first year in …

Eighth round of JCPOA talks to continue on January 3

Eighth round of JCPOA talks to continue on January 3

The eighth round of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) talks will continue on January 3, 2022, after the New Year break, Russian Permanent Representative to international organizations in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov said Thursday. …

U.S. negotiator: only weeks left to revive Iran nuclear deal

U.S. negotiator: only weeks left to revive Iran nuclear deal

There are only "some weeks" left to revive the nuclear deal with Iran if it continues its nuclear activities at the current pace, U.S. negotiator Rob Malley said. Malley, in an interview with CNN, warned of a "period of …

U.S. State Department: Al-Qaeda leaders reside in Iran

U.S. State Department: Al-Qaeda leaders reside in Iran

The State Department's counterterrorism coordinator John Godfrey said a number of Al-Qaeda leaders (the terrorist group banned in Russia) reside in Tehran. "We remain deeply concerned about the fact that al-Qaida …