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Iran nuclear talks put on hold?

Iran nuclear talks put on hold?

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian discussed by phone on Thursday the prospects for resuming the full implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Action Plan (JCPOA) on the Iranian nuclear …

Tehran: NATO expansion reason behind situation in Ukraine

Tehran: NATO expansion reason behind situation in Ukraine

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said that NATO expansion and the West's disregard for Russia's security considerations are the reasons for the current situation in Ukraine. "We think that the root of …

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 …

Iran urges to open land border with Azerbaijan

Iran urges to open land border with Azerbaijan

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian believes that the land border between Iran and Azerbaijan, closed due to the coronavirus, should be opened. He stated this during telephone conversations with his colleague from Azerbaijan …

Borrell, Iranian FM discuss nuclear deal talks

Borrell, Iranian FM discuss nuclear deal talks

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell held a telephone conversation on resuming the nuclear deal. "Three European countries, Russia and China are ready to conclude an agreement. …

Iran condemns desecration of Quran in Sweden

Iran condemns desecration of Quran in Sweden

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said on Sunday that Iran condemns desecration of the Holy Quran in Sweden and expects immediate reaction from the Swedish government, according to IRNA. The Islamic Republic of …

Iran expands list of personal sanctions against US

Iran expands list of personal sanctions against US

Tehran has included 24 US citizens in its sanctions list, the Iranian Foreign Ministry has issued such a statement today. Most of them held various positions in American government institutions during the presidency of Donald Trump, …

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 …

USA not to lift sanctions against IRGC

USA not to lift sanctions against IRGC

The US will not lift sanctions against Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) even if the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on Iran's nuclear program is restored, Western media reports, citing US Special Envoy for …

Top Iranian diplomat visits Syria for political talks

Top Iranian diplomat visits Syria for political talks

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian travelled to Damascus for talks with senior Syrian authorities. Heading a delegation of Foreign Ministry officials, Amirabdollahian left Tehran for Damascus on Wednesday morning. …

Iranian FM hopes nuclear deal to be restored in near future

Iranian FM hopes nuclear deal to be restored in near future

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Moscow does not impede the restoration of the the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on the Iran nuclear program. "Russia has been playing a very important …

Iranian top diplomat to visit Moscow on March 15

Iranian top diplomat to visit Moscow on March 15

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian will make an official visit to Moscow on Tuesday to hold consultations on restoring the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said at a …

Foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan and Iran hold talks

Foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan and Iran hold talks

Foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan and Iran Jeyhun Bayramov and Hussein Amir Abdullahian held a telephone conversations. According to the press service of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry, the interlocutors exchanged congratulations on the …

Iran is opposed to sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

Iran is opposed to sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

Iran is opposed to the West’s sanctions against Russia, introduced amid the worsening of the situation in Ukraine, Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said in a telephone conversation with his Russian counterpart Sergey …

Russian and Iranian FMs discuss nuclear deal, bilateral ties

Russian and Iranian FMs discuss nuclear deal, bilateral ties

The Russian and Iranian foreign ministers discussed the Iranian nuclear deal and bilateral relations, Russia’s Foreign Ministry said. Sergey Lavrov and his Iranian counterpart Hossein Amir-Abdollahian discussed over the phone the …

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. …