EU foreign minister visits Iran in attempt to save deal

Top EU diplomat Josep Borrell meets Iranian officials amid ongoing tensions over Iran's nuclear program.Elad Benari, 2/4/2020, 5:45 AM

US sanctions head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization

US continues sanctioning Iran in the wake of its repeated violations of the 2015 deal with world powers.Elad Benari, 1/31/2020, 4:59 AM

Iranian official: We can enrich uranium at any percentage

Deputy head of Iran's nuclear agency: Should the authorities decide to do so, we will be able to enrich uranium at any percentage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2020, 6:43 AM

Iran's Zarif not ruling out negotiations with the US

Iranian Foreign Minister says talks with the US are still possible, but it must remove sanctions. Trump: No thanks!Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2020, 3:11 AM

Rouhani: We'll never seek nuclear weapons

Iranian President claims his country will never seek nuclear weapons, with or without a nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 1/23/2020, 5:58 AM

Bloomberg: I opposed Iran deal, but way Trump left it was wrong

Democratic presidential hopeful clarifies his position on 2015 nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2020, 4:04 AM

Russia warns Iran against taking 'reckless steps'

Russia's Dep. FM Ryabkov warns Iran not to leave Non-Proliferation Treaty, says escalating tensions is 'counterproductive.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2020, 9:53 AM

Iran threatens to quit Non-Proliferation Treaty

Iran's Foreign Minister threatens to quit NPT if European countries continue "improper behavior".Elad Benari, 1/21/2020, 6:02 AM

Iran's parliament speaker warns IAEA

Ali Larijani says there will be “repercussions” for UN's nuclear watchdog if European nations act "unfairly".Elad Benari, 1/20/2020, 6:34 AM

Zarif: We will never negotiate a new nuclear deal

Iranian Foreign Minister rules out possibility of any negotiation on a new nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2020, 6:38 AM

Zarif: Europe succumbed to 'bully' Trump

Iranian Foreign Minister says European states yielded to pressure from Trump when they triggered dispute mechanism in 2015 deal.Elad Benari, 1/17/2020, 3:31 AM

Iran warns of 'strong response' if EU imposes sanctions

Iran’s foreign ministry fires back after EU signatories to nuclear deal launch dispute mechanism which could lead to sanctions.Elad Benari, 1/15/2020, 6:00 AM

EU countries launch dispute against Iran over nuclear violations

Britain, France and Germany launch dispute mechanism against Iran due to its repeated violations of 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 1/15/2020, 2:29 AM

France: We remain 'committed' to Iran nuclear deal

France says it remains "committed" to 2015 Iran nuclear deal despite Trump's call on Europeans to quit the deal.Elad Benari, 1/10/2020, 5:59 AM

EU 'will spare no efforts' to save Iran deal

EU Commission President says the EU will reach out to all parties to 2015 deal in attempt to save it.Elad Benari, 1/9/2020, 5:42 AM

Europe urges Iran to return to nuclear deal

European Commission President says Iran must comply with the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 1/7/2020, 3:33 AM

Germany, France and Britain to Iran: Abide by nuclear deal

Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson urge Iran to abide by 2015 deal.Ben Ariel, 1/6/2020, 1:42 AM

Iran begins new work at heavy water reactor

Iran begins new operations at Arak reactor, in a move which appears to be meant to pressure Europe.Elad Benari, 12/24/2019, 6:44 AM

Iran threatens fifth step to scale back nuclear commitments

Senior Iranian official says Iran will take a fifth step of scaling back its commitments under 2015 deal, blames Europe.Elad Benari, 12/23/2019, 6:38 AM

Iran says it will unveil new centrifuges

Deputy head of Iran’s nuclear agency says new generation of uranium enrichment centrifuges will be unveiled "in the near future".Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2019, 5:41 AM

World powers urge Iran to stop defying nuclear deal

World powers pressure Iran to reverse activities that violate the 2015 nuclear deal but stop short of triggering sanctions snapback.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/6/2019, 10:03 PM

Rouhani: Window on talks with US isn't closed

Iranian President says Tehran hasn’t closed window on talks with US, but again conditions them on withdrawal of sanctions.Elad Benari, 12/5/2019, 5:29 AM

Are the US and Israel on the verge of confronting Iran?

How far is the threat from the Islamic Republic to a military attack against it and what will be the point of no return?Israel News Talk Radio, 12/5/2019, 2:13 AM

IAEA still waiting for info on uranium found in Tehran

New head of UN's atomic watchdog says IAEA is still waiting for information from Iran on discovery of uranium at a site near Tehran.Elad Benari, 12/4/2019, 6:16 AM

'Iran is biggest state supporter of terror organizations'

Heads of Conference of Presidents denounce countries which joined mechanism aimed at circumventing Iran sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2019, 6:25 AM

France could reimpose sanctions on Iran

French Foreign Minister says his country could trigger mechanism in 2015 deal that could lead to the reimposition of UN sanctions.Elad Benari, 11/28/2019, 5:04 AM

IAEA to Iran: Explain uranium at undeclared site

UN's nuclear watchdog urges Iran to explain presence of uranium particles at a site it didn't declare during inspections.Elad Benari, 11/22/2019, 6:40 AM

Iran again breaches nuclear deal

IAEA says Iran breached another limit of 2015 nuclear deal by accumulating slightly more than 130 tons of heavy water.Elad Benari, 11/19/2019, 5:44 AM

Saudi Arabia condemns Iranian 'deception'

Saudi Arabia’s cabinet accuses Iran of being “deceptive and evasive” about its nuclear program.Ben Ariel, 11/13/2019, 6:24 AM

Europe urges Iran to resume compliance with nuclear deal

France, Germany, United Kingdom and EU concerned over IAEA report confirming Iran is violating nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 11/12/2019, 2:03 AM

Iran's atomic organization confirms uranium enrichment at Fordow

Atomic Energy Organization of Iran confirms earlier reports that Iran injected uranium gas into centrifuges at Fordow.Elad Benari, 11/7/2019, 12:06 AM

EU concerned over Iran's uranium enrichment

European Union urges Iran to reverse its activities that violate its commitments to 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 11/6/2019, 6:06 AM

Warren: Iran deal worked before Trump ripped it up

Democratic presidential candidate calls for diplomacy with Iran after it announces uranium enrichment at Fordow.Elad Benari, 11/6/2019, 4:43 AM

'Iran's uranium enrichment a big step in the wrong direction'

US State Department condemns Iran's expansion of uranium enrichment activities.Elad Benari, 11/6/2019, 12:55 AM

Iran announces further violations of nuclear deal

Islamic Republic builds prototype centrifuge 50 times faster than those allowed under 2015 nuclear deal.Marcy Oster/JTA, 11/4/2019, 3:52 PM

Zarif: Iranians will never submit to bullying

Iranian Foreign Minister calls on US to rejoin 2015 nuclear deal, claims Trump's policy of maximum pressure has failed.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/1/2019, 10:46 PM

Iran: We will reduce even more nuclear commitments

Iranian President's Chief of Staff urges Europe to help his country reap economic benefits from 2015 deal.Elad Benari, 10/18/2019, 6:17 AM

Iran threatens to limit inspectors' access to nuclear sites

Iranian MPs say the next move to reduce commitment to 2015 deal will be to limit international inspectors’ access to nuclear sites.Elad Benari, 10/17/2019, 4:37 AM

Iran to start using advanced centrifuges 'within weeks'

Iran's nuclear chief says the country will start using a new array of advanced centrifuges for enriching uranium.Elad Benari, 10/8/2019, 6:09 AM

IAEA: Iran has taken 'a step in the right direction'

UN nuclear watchdog says Iran has taken "a step in the right direction" towards dealing with questions on its nuclear program.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/4/2019, 11:37 PM

Rouhani: European plan not implemented because of Trump

Iranian President Trump thwarted European plan to bolster 2015 nuclear deal by threatening more sanctions.Elad Benari, 10/3/2019, 6:12 AM

Rouhani: Talks with US possible if nuclear deal is implemented

Iranian President: We can discuss other issues with the US providing the 2015 nuclear deal is fully implemented.Elad Benari, 9/27/2019, 6:06 AM

Iran again breaching nuclear deal

IAEA says Iran using advanced models of centrifuges to enrich uranium in violation of deal with world powers.Elad Benari, 9/27/2019, 4:03 AM

Dermer: Israeli leaders united in opposing Iran deal

Israel’s Ambassador to the US suggests Israeli political and defense leaders are now united in opposing the 2015 nuclear deal.Ben Ariel, 9/26/2019, 6:08 AM

Zarif: There will be no new deal with world powers

Iranian Foreign Minister: The European partners to the nuclear deal didn't fulfill their commitments, no new deal.Elad Benari, 9/24/2019, 6:07 AM

France, Britain and Germany blame Iran for Saudi Arabia attack

France, Britain and Germany call on Iran to agree to negotiations on its nuclear and missile programs.Elad Benari, 9/24/2019, 2:14 AM

European countries urge Iran not to breach nuclear deal

France, Britain and Germany express concern at Tehran’s violations of 2015 deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/13/2019, 11:49 PM

Dermer urges US to 'stay the course' on Iran

Following dismissal of John Bolton, Israeli ambassador to Washington urges US to increase the pressure on Iran.Ben Ariel, 9/12/2019, 5:37 AM

Pompeo: Iran won’t have a nuclear weapon on our watch

Secretary of State says Trump will only meet Iranian President if "he thinks we can get an improved outcome for the American people."Elad Benari, 9/9/2019, 5:58 AM

Iran blames Europe for its breaching nuclear commitments

Chief of Iran's atomic agency says Europe's "broken promises" gave Iran little choice but to scale back its commitments under 2015 deal.Elad Benari, 9/9/2019, 4:36 AM

IAEA: We have inspectors on the ground in Iran

IAEA says its inspectors will look into reports that Tehran began injecting uranium gas into advanced centrifuges in violation of 2015 deal.Ben Ariel, 9/8/2019, 6:22 AM

Acting IAEA chief to meet Iranian officials

Meeting follows IAEA report indicating that Iran has gone further in breaching commitments under 2015 deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/7/2019, 12:13 AM

Iran yet again scales back commitments to nuclear deal

Iran informs EU that it has halted its commitments on research and development as agreed upon in 2015 deal.Elad Benari, 9/6/2019, 12:58 AM

'I'm not telling Trump who to meet and where'

PM on the possibility of a future meeting between Trump and Rouhani: I am confident that Trump will bring a more assertive approach.Nitsan Keidar, 9/6/2019, 12:10 AM

Iran to again cut commitments under nuclear deal

Iran’s Foreign Minister: Iran will further cut its commitments under 2015 nuclear deal unless European states salvage it by Thursday.Elad Benari, 9/4/2019, 6:34 AM

Iran reports progress in talks on nuclear deal

Iran says its views have come closer to those of France on ways to save the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 9/3/2019, 5:15 AM

Report: Iran stifling probe of storage of nuclear equipment

Diplomats tell Wall Street Journal that Iran has refused to answer UN questions about storage of nuclear equipment and radioactive material.Elad Benari, 9/3/2019, 2:01 AM