Iran's Foreign Minister Remains Optimistic as Talks Continue

"I think we can make the necessary progress," says Mohammad Javad Zarif after meetings in Switzerland.Ben Ariel, 3/29/2015, 4:20 AM

Iran Plays Down Chances of Reaching Deal This Week

Iran's Foreign Minister says nuclear talks with the West will likely have to continue into next week.Ben Ariel, 3/19/2015, 5:15 AM

Zarif: We Might Accept a 10-Year Freeze on Our Nuclear Program

Iran's foreign minister suggests a 10-year moratorium on some aspects of his country's nuclear program might be acceptable to Tehran.Elad Benari, 3/6/2015, 4:42 AM

Zarif: Persians Saved the Jews 3 Times

Iranian foreign minister cites Scroll of Esther, Book of Ezra, to show Jews have nothing to fear from Iran.Gil Ronen, 3/5/2015, 4:13 PM

Iran's Zarif: We're Very Close to a Deal

Iran's Foreign Minister says United States and Iran have nearly reached a nuclear deal, but there are still details left to be negotiated.Elad Benari, 3/5/2015, 1:15 AM

Kerry and Zarif Launch New Round of Talks

Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister meet in Switzerland as efforts continue to finalize nuclear deal.Ben Ariel, 3/3/2015, 4:16 AM

Iran Blames the West for Muslim Terrorism

FM of Iran, top terror sponsor in the world, calls for Western 'soul-searching' over recruitment of jihadists from the West.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2015, 7:10 PM

Kerry to Hold Another Meeting with Iranian Counterpart

Secretary of State to travel to Montreux to meet Iranian Foreign Minister ahead a March 31 deadline for agreement on nuclear program.Ben Ariel, 2/27/2015, 4:16 AM

Iran's Foreign Minister Under Fire for Walking with Kerry

Mohammad Javad Zarif accused of 'intimacy with the enemy of humanity' and 'trampling the blood of martyrs.'Gil Ronen, 2/23/2015, 9:02 AM

Kerry Meets Iranian Counterpart for More Nuclear Talks

A day after warning that President Obama would not extend nuclear talks with Iran again, Secretary of State meets Iran's Zarif in Geneva.Ben Ariel, 2/23/2015, 3:46 AM

Iran's Foreign Minister Told to Stop Yelling at Kerry

Iran's Supreme Leader reportedly orders Mohammad Javad Zarif to stop shouting at John Kerry during nuclear talks.Elad Benari, 2/20/2015, 6:45 AM

Zarif: Stop Pressuring Iran and a Deal Can be Reached

Iran’s Foreign Minister says a deal on his country’s nuclear program can be reached only if global powers stop pressuring Tehran.Ben Ariel, 1/18/2015, 6:30 AM

Kerry and Iranian Counterpart Hold 'Intensive' Talks in Geneva

Secretary of State John Kerry and Iran's foreign minister hold "substantive" meetings in Geneva about Tehran's nuclear program.Ben Ariel, 1/15/2015, 2:12 AM

Kerry Arrives in Geneva Ahead of Talks with Iranian Counterpart

Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Geneva to meet his Iranian counterpart for nuclear talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2015, 1:15 AM

Kerry and Iran's Zarif to Meet to 'Speed Up' Nuclear Talks

Iran and the United States to explore ways to give impetus to nuclear talks in a meeting in Geneva on Wednesday.Ben Ariel, 1/12/2015, 3:46 AM

Iranian Foreign Minister Says Nuclear Deal 'Within Reach'

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is confident that an agreement can be struck with world powers over Iran's nuclear program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2014, 4:13 AM

Report: Kerry Offers Iran an Extension of Talks

As deadline approaches with no agreement, the United States has reportedly suggested to Iran that it consider extending nuclear talks.Ben Ariel, 11/24/2014, 12:15 AM

Iran Says There is No Progress After Latest Talks

Iran’s deputy foreign minister says no progress was made in two days of talks in Oman, as November 24 deadline approaches.Ben Ariel, 11/11/2014, 3:15 AM

Kerry to Meet Ashton and Zarif in Oman

Secretary of State will meet Iran's foreign minister and EU foreign policy chief to discuss a deal on Iran's nuclear program.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/31/2014, 10:41 PM

Ashton to Meet Iran's Zarif Next Week

As Iranian opposition reveals secret nuke research, EU's foreign policy chief announces meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/8/2014, 9:34 PM

Iran Warns Turkey Against Fighting ISIS

Iran urges Turkey not to "aggravate tensions", after the parliament in Ankara authorizes military intervention in Syria and Iraq.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2014, 2:45 AM

Kerry Meets Iranian Counterpart to Discuss Nuclear Program

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry meets Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif as talks between Iran and six world powers continue.Ben Ariel, 9/22/2014, 12:13 AM

Zarif: U.S. is 'Obsessed' with Sanctions Against Us

Iran's Foreign Minister accuses the United States of being "obsessed" with sanctions against his country.Ben Ariel, 9/18/2014, 4:42 AM

Iran's Foreign Minister Optimistic About Nuclear Deal

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif voices optimism that a dispute over Tehran's nuclear program can be resolved by November 24.Elad Benari, 9/2/2014, 3:12 AM

Iran Warns of 'Unpleasant' Response to Latest U.S. Sanctions

Iran's Foreign Minister says Tehran could take actions that are "unpleasant" after U.S. announces new sanctions.Elad Benari, 9/1/2014, 5:16 AM

Iran Says Deal by November is Unlikely

Iran's foreign minister is pessimistic that nuclear deal can be reached by November, calls on the West to show "strong will."Elad Benari, Canada, 8/16/2014, 1:29 AM

Iran to UN: Do More to Stop the 'Zionist Crimes'

Iran's Foreign Minister criticizes the United Nations for failing to end Israel's operation in Gaza.Elad Benari, 7/28/2014, 3:45 AM

Iran Says Talks with World Powers Will be Extended

Iran's foreign minister says six world powers are leaning towards extending nuclear talks beyond July 20 deadline.Elad Benari, 7/16/2014, 4:14 AM

Iranian FM: There's No Benefit from an Atomic Bomb

Iran's top diplomat claims Tehran has no interest in building an atomic bomb.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2014, 5:42 AM

Iran Rejects West's 'Excessive Demands'

Talks between Iran and West once again end with no breakthrough, as Iranian Foreign Minister says there are "major disputes".Elad Benari, Canada, 6/20/2014, 10:57 PM

Iran and West Start Drafting Permanent Agreement

Iran's Foreign Minister says work has begun on a comprehensive nuclear agreement but many differences remain.Elad Benari, 6/19/2014, 1:13 AM

Iran's Foreign Minister Turns Down Saudi Arabia Visit

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif rejects invitation to visit Saudi Arabia, explains the dates clash with planned nuclear talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2014, 5:44 AM

Iran to West: Don't be Influenced by 'Third Parties'

In a likely reference to Israel, Iran urges West to resist pressure from third parties not involved in nuclear negotiations.Elad Benari, 5/28/2014, 4:15 AM

Zarif: Nuclear Deal Still Possible

Iranian Foreign Minister says that clinching a final nuclear deal with world powers is still "possible" despite a tough round of talks.Elad Benari, 5/19/2014, 4:44 AM

Iran's Zarif Survives Censure Vote in Parliament

After he explains his comments on the Holocaust, Iran's parliament lets Iran's Foreign Minister off the hook.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2014, 6:13 AM

Iran 'Satisfied' With Progress in Nuclear Talks

Iranian FM Zarif notes serious gaps remain after talks this week, but says agreement may be signed in next round on May 23.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 4/11/2014, 7:45 AM

Talks Between Iran and West Continue to Progress

Iran’s foreign minister says there is an agreement on "50-60 percent" of issues with the West.Elad Benari, 4/10/2014, 3:13 AM

Zarif Sees 'Signs' of Nuclear Deal with West

Iranian Foreign Minister says nuclear deal could be reached with major powers, as latest round of talks concludes.Elad Benari, 3/20/2014, 5:16 AM

Zarif Cancels Dinner with Ashton, EU Unfazed

Iran’s foreign minister cancels a dinner meeting with the EU’s foreign policy chief in protest of her meeting with opposition activists.Elad Benari, 3/18/2014, 4:42 AM

Iran Plays Down Chances of Final Nuclear Deal

Iran's foreign minister says his country does not expect to reach a final deal in the next round of nuclear talks with world powers.Elad Benari, 3/17/2014, 3:45 AM

EU's Ashton: No Guarantee of Success in Iran Talks

At press conference with Iranian FM Zarif, EU foreign policy chief described nuclear negotiations as 'difficult' and 'challenging.'Gil Ronen, 3/9/2014, 9:50 PM

Zarif: Claims that We Sent Missiles to Gaza Are a Lie

Iran’s foreign minister says Israel's claims that Iran tried to ship weapons to Hamas are "delusional thinking."Elad Benari, Canada, 3/7/2014, 11:50 PM

Iran's Foreign Minister Links Weapons Ship to AIPAC Conference

The Klos C ship was "captured just in time" for the annual AIPAC conference, says Mohammad Javad Zarif.Elad Benari, 3/7/2014, 3:13 AM

Zarif: We Will Not Close Down our Nuclear Program

Iran’s Foreign Minister says his country is willing to address concerns about its atomic activities but will keep its program "intact".Elad Benari, 2/28/2014, 4:43 AM

Iran's Zarif Denies Saying the Holocaust was 'Tragically Cruel'

Did Iran's Foreign Minister condemn the Holocaust at the security conference in Munich? Depends who you ask.Elad Benari, 2/4/2014, 4:43 AM

'Peace Partner' Rajoub: The Resistance will Continue

Fatah member Jibril Rajoub visits Iran, vows to continue the resistance until a Palestinian state is established.Elad Benari, 1/29/2014, 2:43 AM

Iran's Zarif: We Never Sent Hezbollah to Syria

Iranian Foreign Minister denies his country sent Hezbollah to fight in Syria, says the group "makes it own decisions."Elad Benari, Canada, 1/24/2014, 11:00 PM

Zarif: We Didn’t Agree to Dismantle Anything

Iranian Foreign Minister says the United States is falsely portraying the interim deal as a dismantling of Iran's nuclear program.Elad Benari, 1/23/2014, 3:45 AM

Iran's FM Condemned for Honoring Dead Hezbollah Terrorist

U.S. condemns Iranian Foreign Minister for laying a wreath at the tomb of Hezbollah terrorist Imad Mughniyeh during his visit to Beirut.Elad Benari, 1/15/2014, 5:44 AM

Khamenei Bans Chatting Between Unrelated Men and Women

Iran’s Supreme Leader bans online chatting between unrelated men and women as Iran's Foreign Minister praises "Iranian democracy."Elad Benari, 1/7/2014, 6:42 AM

Iran to Keep Talking to West Despite U.S. Blacklist

Iran's Foreign Minister says talks with world powers will continue, despite an American blacklist of companies that violated sanctions.Elad Benari, 12/16/2013, 4:42 AM

Revolutionary Guards Chief Has Harsh Words for FM Zarif

The head of the Revolutionary Guards slams Foreign Minister Zarif, who said a U.S. attack could paralyze Iran.Elad Benari, 12/11/2013, 3:43 AM

Zarif: Impose New Sanctions and Deal is Dead

Iran’s Foreign Minister warns that any new American sanctions on his country would kill the deal reached in Geneva.Elad Benari, 12/10/2013, 4:15 AM

Zarif: Netanyahu is 'Desperate' Following Nuclear Deal

Iran's foreign minister says Israel's prime minister "deceived the world for a long time" about the Iranian nuclear program.Elad Benari, 12/4/2013, 4:42 AM

Iran's FM: No Nuclear Talks with 'Zionists'

Iran's Foreign Minister declares his country will not participate in any nuclear talks attended by Israeli representatives.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/29/2013, 8:55 PM

Zarif: We Only Spoke With the U.S. About the Nuclear Program

Iran's foreign minister denies that bilateral discussions with the U.S. before historic nuclear agreement dealt with rapprochement.Elad Benari, 11/27/2013, 5:43 AM

Iranian Team Receives Hero's Welcome in Tehran

Iran’s Foreign Minister hailed as "ambassador for peace" as he returns to Tehran after securing deal in Geneva.Elad Benari, 11/25/2013, 4:13 AM