Iranian FM: US sanctions are 'inhumane and illegal'

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says his country will expand ties with nations tired of US bullying.Elad Benari, Thursday, 2:37 AM

Iranian FM promises to 'surprise' Trump

Mohammad Javad Zarif says his country’s response to US sanctions will come as a “surprise” to President Donald Trump.Elad Benari, 2/24/2019, 6:12 AM

IAEA says Iran adhering to 2015 nuclear deal

UN atomic watchdog says Iran complying with JCPOA from which US withdrew.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/22/2019, 10:56 PM

Katz: Gantz now opposes things he once supported

Newly appointed Acting Foreign Minister criticizes former Chief of Staff, who once supported Iran deal and now opposes it.Elad Benari, 2/18/2019, 6:20 AM

Iran ready to boost uranium enrichment, says official

Spokesman for Iran's Atomic Energy Organization says country is ready to increase the level of its uranium enrichment to 20 percent.Elad Benari, 2/11/2019, 4:42 AM

EU warns Iran over ballistic missiles

EU welcomes new mechanism to bypass US sanctions on Iran, but also warns Islamic Republic over its ballistic missile program.Elad Benari, 2/5/2019, 6:10 AM

Iran to EU: Don't force us into boosting our missile range

Deputy chief of Iran's Revolutionary Guards warns Europe against trying to halt Iran's missile development.Elad Benari, 2/4/2019, 6:09 AM

EU introduces mechanism to bypass US sanctions on Iran

Britain, France and Germany try to save 2015 nuclear deal with trade mechanism that would bypass US sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 2/1/2019, 1:14 AM

Trump: Intelligence 'naive' when it comes to Iran

US President says his intelligence chiefs are “naive” for saying Iran continues to comply with 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 1/31/2019, 5:20 AM

EU to launch initiative to sidestep US sanctions on Iran

Germany’s foreign minister says EU will launch alternative channel to send money to Iran.Elad Benari, 1/29/2019, 6:43 AM

'We have replacements for equipment we agreed to destroy'

Head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization says Iran never actually filled Arak reactor with cement, secretly acquired replacement tubes.Elad Benari, 1/25/2019, 3:17 AM

Iranian official: Our nuclear industry isn't dependent on anyone

Head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization says Iranian engineers have mastered the nuclear technology.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2019, 6:39 AM

Iran taking 'preliminary steps' to restart uranium enrichment

Iran's nuclear chief said country taking preliminary steps to design uranium fuel with a purity of 20 percent.Elad Benari, 1/14/2019, 12:06 AM

Iran accuses US of 'hysteria'

Iran foreign ministry spokesman claims US suffering from "hysteria" ever since it left nuclear deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/11/2019, 8:17 PM

Rouhani: US won't bring us down to our knees

Iranian President unveils tough new budget in wake of US sanctions, but vows US will be defeated.Elad Benari, 12/26/2018, 4:07 AM

'Democrats gave $150 billion to Iran, but 0 for border wall'

US President contrasts Democratic support for Iran nuclear deal with what he calls their refusal to fund border security.Gary Willig, 12/12/2018, 4:57 PM

EU and Iran affirm support for nuclear deal

European Union and Iran say they will aim to keep 2015 deal alive despite Trump’s decision to abandon the pact.Elad Benari, 11/27/2018, 5:38 AM

Iran's Zarif rules out new negotiations with US

Iranian Foreign Minister says there's no point in fresh nuclear talks with the US without guarantees it will not renege on any deal made.Elad Benari, 11/23/2018, 6:08 AM

IAEA chief: Iran implementing nuclear deal

International Atomic Energy Agency Director-General Yukiya Amano reaffirms Iran is implementing its side of the 2015 deal with world powers.Elad Benari, 11/23/2018, 2:04 AM

British Foreign Secretary to visit Iran, discuss nuclear deal

Ahead of first visit to Iran, British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says nuclear deal "remains a vital component of stability".Elad Benari, 11/19/2018, 4:03 AM

Rouhani: The US will be defeated

Iranian President says US has chosen the wrong path in reimposing sanctions on his country.Elad Benari, 11/15/2018, 6:08 AM

IAEA says Iran abiding by terms of nuclear deal

UN atomic watchdog says Iran has been abiding by the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal with global powers.Elad Benari, 11/13/2018, 5:34 AM

Bolton: There will be even more sanctions on Iran

US National Security Adviser says two rounds of sanctions on Iran have been effective, and more are coming.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/9/2018, 10:38 PM

US to other countries: Don't allow Iranian oil tankers

State Department says allowing Iranian oil tankers into territorial waters or ports could be against newly imposed sanctions.Elad Benari, 11/8/2018, 2:36 AM

Russia: US sanctions on Iran are illegitimate

Russian Foreign Minister criticizes sanctions reimposed by the US on Iran.Elad Benari, 11/7/2018, 5:33 AM

Zarif blasts US sanctions

Iranian Foreign Minister takes to YouTube to dismiss US sanctions, urges Washington to address the regional crises it has created.Elad Benari, 11/7/2018, 1:07 AM

Iran urges UN to act against US sanctions

Iran says new US sanctions are illegal, urges UN to hold Washington accountable.Elad Benari, 11/6/2018, 5:36 AM

Bolton: More sanctions on Iran are coming

National security adviser says administration is planning even more sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 11/6/2018, 1:04 AM

Pompeo: Iran sanctions will be the toughest ever

US Secretary of State pushes back against criticism from some conservatives that latest Iran sanctions do not go far enough.Ben Ariel, 11/5/2018, 3:12 AM

UAE: Iran's aggression to blame for US sanctions

United Arab Emirates minister says Iran's "aggressive policies" are responsible for the reimposition of US sanctions on Tehran.Elad Benari, 11/4/2018, 4:23 AM

Europe blasts US reimposition of Iran sanctions

France, Germany, Britain and the EU condemn US move to reimpose sanctions on Iran, say 2015 deal was essential for security.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/2/2018, 9:57 PM

US reimposes all sanctions on Iran

Trump administration reimposes all sanctions on Iran that were lifted under 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/2/2018, 8:12 PM

Rouhani admits: We might face difficulties

Iranian President warns citizens they may face more difficulties as US sanctions go into effect.Elad Benari, 11/1/2018, 6:14 AM

Trump: There's sufficient oil from countries other than Iran

Trump determines there's sufficient supply of petroleum from countries other than Iran to permit a reduction in purchases from Iran.Elad Benari, 11/1/2018, 1:05 AM

Zarif: US won't achieve its goal by using sanctions

Iranian Foreign Minister shrugs off forthcoming US sanctions.Elad Benari, 10/30/2018, 6:15 AM

Pompeo: US-Israel relations stronger than ever

Secretary of State says Israel is "is everything we want the entire Middle East to look like".Elad Benari, 10/11/2018, 5:06 AM

Kerry warns of war with Iran

Former Secretary of State asserts Trump empowered those in Iran who were against nuclear deal, warns against a war.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/6/2018, 12:16 AM

Khamenei: America must receive another slap from Iran

Iran’s Supreme Leader says Iran must deliver a slap and defeat America by defeating sanctions.Elad Benari, 10/5/2018, 6:08 AM

Zarif on Netanyahu's claims: Nonsense

Iranian Foreign Minister rejects Netanyahu’s claims about a "secret atomic warehouse" in Iran, says there won't be a Trump-Rouhani meeting.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/30/2018, 6:36 PM

Rouhani: US is isolated, it will rejoin the nuclear deal

Iranian President predicts the United States will eventually rejoin 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 9/27/2018, 4:37 AM

EU to help Iran evade US sanctions

In bid to maintain Iran nuclear deal, EU works with Iran to continue trade while helping businesses evade US sanctions.David Rosenberg, 9/25/2018, 8:10 AM

British PM: Iran deal should stay in place

Theresa May says Iran is holding up its end of 2015 nuclear deal, but agrees with US that Iran's ballistic missiles should be addressed.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/23/2018, 8:45 PM

US seeks treaty with Iran, says envoy

US seeking to negotiate a treaty with Iran to include its ballistic missile program and its regional behavior.Elad Benari, 9/20/2018, 6:41 AM

OPEC: Iran still a 'very important member'

Head of OPEC says Iran is still an important member of the oil cartel as US sanctions set to kick in.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/18/2018, 7:30 PM

Iran: Europe must offset consequences of US sanctions

Iran’s Foreign Minister warns his country can "reduce its implementation" of 2015 deal and even resume its uranium enrichment.Elad Benari, 9/16/2018, 5:09 AM

Kerry: I met Zarif 'three or four times'

Former Secretary of State says his meetings with Iran's Foreign Minister dealt with how Iran can change the dynamic in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 9/14/2018, 6:16 AM

Haley: Iran is suffocating from the US sanctions

US ambassador to the UN says Iran is "feeling the pain" from Trump's sanctions.Elad Benari, 9/13/2018, 6:13 AM

Kerry: Every former Secretary of State meets foreign leaders

Former US Secretary of State discusses reports he has been speaking with Iranian officials in an attempt to salvage 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 9/13/2018, 4:12 AM

Iran says it completed centrifuges plant

Iran’s nuclear chief says the Islamic Republic completed a facility to build advanced centrifuges at Natanz.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/10/2018, 12:20 AM

ANALYSIS: Iran in deep trouble as US sanctions restored

Khamenei already spent JCPOA $150 billion 'gift' on funding Mideast unrest - and the Iranian people know it.Yochanan Visser, 9/6/2018, 10:02 PM

Iran threatens to ramp up uranium enrichment

Iran says it will begin uranium enrichment beyond previous levels if the remaining parties fail to uphold the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 9/6/2018, 5:07 AM

Netanyahu: Iran deal had one positive factor

Prime Minister Netanyahu says Iran nuclear deal brought Israel closer to the Arab world.Ben Ariel, 9/4/2018, 4:15 AM

Kerry: Trump doesn't know what he's talking about

Former Secretary of State rips Trump for leaving Iranian nuclear deal, claims the President "makes things up".Elad Benari, 9/3/2018, 6:12 AM

France: Iran cannot avoid talks on ballistic missile program

French Foreign Minister says Iran respecting nuclear deal but cannot avoid talks on other issues.Elad Benari, 8/31/2018, 6:45 AM

Iran: Honoring nuclear deal isn't our only option

Iran's Foreign Minister says Iran has other options after IAEA confirms Iran's compliance with 2015 deal.Elad Benari, 8/31/2018, 3:07 AM

IAEA: Iran sticking to terms of nuclear deal

In latest report, UN's atomic energy agency says Iran is complying with the key parameters of the 2015 deal signed with world powers.Elad Benari, 8/31/2018, 1:09 AM

Saudi FM: Iran deal is 'too weak'

Saudi Foreign Minister tells Russian counterpart the 2015 nuclear deal is not good enough.Elad Benari, 8/30/2018, 6:13 AM