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Iran studying EU proposal for talks with US

Iran studying EU proposal for talks with US

Iran says it is studying a European Union proposal for an informal meeting between members of the 2015 nuclear deal and the United States.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/02/2021 04:39
France to Iran: Return to compliance with nuclear deal

France to Iran: Return to compliance with nuclear deal

France’s foreign ministry tells Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister to return to compliance with nuclear deal, de-escalate tensions in the Gulf.Ben Ariel, 24/07/2019 05:37
Iran denies US downed an Iranian drone

Iran denies US downed an Iranian drone

Deputy Iranian Foreign Minister: We have not lost any drone. Trump: There's no doubt the US military shot down an Iranian drone.Ben Ariel, Canada, 20/07/2019 01:35
Iran: Not enough progress made in nuclear talks

Iran: Not enough progress made in nuclear talks

Iran says progress made at Vienna meeting on its nuclear deal but "still not enough". EU says it has trade channel with Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 28/06/2019 21:57
Iran: The US has our phone numbers

Iran: The US has our phone numbers

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister responds to reports that the White House gave Switzerland Trump's phone number for the Iranians to call.Ben Ariel, 12/05/2019 04:38
Iran's Deputy FM threatens to leave talks with Europe

Iran's Deputy FM threatens to leave talks with Europe

Abbas Araghchi warns Iran will leave talks with the European signatories of the 2015 nuclear deal if it feels that they are a waste of time.Elad Benari, 28/05/2018 06:08
Iran gives Europe 60 days to provide 'guarantees'

Iran gives Europe 60 days to provide 'guarantees'

Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister demands that European countries provide “guarantees” within 60 days to safeguard Iran’s interests.Elad Benari, 14/05/2018 04:38
Iranian official: U.S. determined to leave nuclear deal

Iranian official: U.S. determined to leave nuclear deal

Iran's deputy foreign minister says dismissal of Tillerson shows that Washington is set on quitting the nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 15/03/2018 06:15
We don't seek nuclear weapons, claims Iranian official

We don't seek nuclear weapons, claims Iranian official

Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister insists his country does not seek nuclear weapons and that commitment is permanent.Elad Benari, 23/02/2018 04:16
Iran: West must ensure the nuclear deal succeeds

Iran: West must ensure the nuclear deal succeeds

Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister says 2015 nuclear deal must succeed before other issues can be discussed.Elad Benari, 09/02/2018 04:46
Iran vows to respond to American sanctions

Iran vows to respond to American sanctions

Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister condemns sanctions against his country after Trump signs them into law.Elad Benari, 03/08/2017 02:12
Iran vows 'strong answer' to American sanctions

Iran vows 'strong answer' to American sanctions

Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister blasts Senate's passing of bill imposing new sanctions on his country.Elad Benari, 30/07/2017 06:40
Iran: We won't renegotiate the nuclear deal

Iran: We won't renegotiate the nuclear deal

Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister makes clear his country will not renegotiate nuclear agreement despite Trump's vow to rip it up.Ben Ariel, 16/01/2017 05:35
Iran: Report proves nuclear program is 'peaceful'

Iran: Report proves nuclear program is 'peaceful'

Iran's senior nuclear negotiator claims UN report shows his country’s nuclear program had no military dimensions.Ben Ariel, 03/12/2015 05:13
Iran expects deal to come into force in January

Iran expects deal to come into force in January

Iran's deputy foreign minister says he expects the nuclear deal with the West to enter into force in early January.Ben Ariel, 25/11/2015 05:16
Iran: No Nuclear Inspectors without Approval

Iran: No Nuclear Inspectors without Approval

Senior Iranian official places another roadblock in the attempts to inspect Iran's nuclear sites.Ben Ariel, 19/08/2015 06:14
Iran's Nuclear Negotiator Threw a Pen at Kerry

Iran's Nuclear Negotiator Threw a Pen at Kerry

Iranian MP reveals on TV how Araqchi hurled a pen at John Kerry during Iran nuclear talks, aside from Zarif's shouting at Kerry.Ari Yashar, 07/08/2015 08:45
Iran Reveals Nuclear Deal May Come After Tuesday

Iran Reveals Nuclear Deal May Come After Tuesday

Final deal that was expected Monday looks to hit more delays, as top Iranian negotiator says talks are in 'final breathtaking moments.'Ari Yashar, 13/07/2015 12:09
Iran Lets Khamenei Call Shots on Iran Deal

Iran Lets Khamenei Call Shots on Iran Deal

Officials say the deadline could be extended at the Ayatollah's whim, days after Khamenei said 'no guarantees' Iran will follow the deal.Tova Dvorin, 12/04/2015 11:26
Iran: We Won't Move Our Uranium Abroad

Iran: We Won't Move Our Uranium Abroad

Iran’s chief negotiator says a nuclear deal with world powers is "doable", insists Iran would refuse to send out its nuclear stocks abroad.Elad Benari, 30/03/2015 05:13
Iranian Nuclear Talks to Resume January 18

Iranian Nuclear Talks to Resume January 18

Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister says the next round of nuclear talks will be held in Geneva on January 18.Ben Ariel, 07/01/2015 04:45
Iran Describes Latest Talks as 'Very Useful'

Iran Describes Latest Talks as 'Very Useful'

Iran's deputy foreign minister says he had "very useful and helpful" negotiations with major powers. Talks to continue next month.Ben Ariel, 18/12/2014 03:16
Iran Talks with Powers to Resume Next Week

Iran Talks with Powers to Resume Next Week

Iran will resume negotiations with world powers in Geneva next week, says deputy foreign minister Abbas Araqchi.Ben Ariel, 12/12/2014 01:15
Iran Says There is No Progress After Latest Talks

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 03:15
Iran: A Deal is Within Reach by November 24

Iran: A Deal is Within Reach by November 24

Iran's deputy foreign minister claims his country sees no alternative to a diplomatic settlement with six world powers.Ben Ariel, 09/11/2014 03:38
Iran: West Should Drop its 'Excessive Demands'

Iran: West Should Drop its 'Excessive Demands'

Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister says deal by November 24 is unlikely.Ben Ariel, 26/10/2014 06:20
Iranian Official: Nuclear Talks May be Extended

Iranian Official: Nuclear Talks May be Extended

A senior Iranian negotiator says nuclear talks with world powers could be extended again if no deal is reached by November 24.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2014 05:00
Iranian Negotiator: 'Difficult Road' Ahead

Iranian Negotiator: 'Difficult Road' Ahead

Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister says Iran and world powers remain far apart over Tehran's nuclear program.Ben Ariel, 12/09/2014 06:15
Iran Threatens to Resume Enrichment if Talks Fail

Iran Threatens to Resume Enrichment if Talks Fail

Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister: It's possible to reach an agreement with the West, but if not we'll resume uranium enrichment.Elad Benari, 13/06/2014 05:13
Iran Says Nuclear Talks Could be Extended

Iran Says Nuclear Talks Could be Extended

Iran's talks with six world powers on a long-term deal could be extended for another six months, says deputy Foreign Minister.Elad Benari, 10/06/2014 05:14
Iran Receives First Installment of Frozen Assets

Iran Receives First Installment of Frozen Assets

Iran has received the first installment of $4.2 billion in frozen assets as part of the nuclear deal struck in November.Elad Benari, 02/02/2014 03:03
Iran: Talks with West Are Making 'Slow Progress'

Iran: Talks with West Are Making 'Slow Progress'

Technical talks between Iran and world powers are making progress but slowly, says Iranian deputy foreign minister.Elad Benari, 22/12/2013 04:14
Iran Says Talks with World Powers Will Resume

Iran Says Talks with World Powers Will Resume

Iranian deputy foreign minister says Tehran will resume negotiations with world powers over its nuclear program in the coming days.Elad Benari, 18/12/2013 03:10
Iran, World Powers May Meet Again Next Week

Iran, World Powers May Meet Again Next Week

Iran and world powers are likely to meet next week to discuss implementation of Geneva deal, says Deputy Iranian FM.Elad Benari, 02/12/2013 06:15
Iran, World Powers Reach Deal

Iran, World Powers Reach Deal

Iran and six world powers have reached a deal regarding Iran’s nuclear program.Elad Benari, 24/11/2013 04:11
Iran: No Progress in Geneva Talks So Far

Iran: No Progress in Geneva Talks So Far

Iran and world powers lock horns in nuclear talks in Geneva, but talks expected to continue into Friday.Elad Benari, 22/11/2013 02:14
Iran: An Agreement Can be Reached Tomorrow

Iran: An Agreement Can be Reached Tomorrow

Iran’s Foreign Minister says an agreement on his country's nuclear program is within reach. His deputy says Iran won't stop enriching.Elad Benari, 08/11/2013 03:14
Iranian, U.S. Officials Hold Direct Talks

Iranian, U.S. Officials Hold Direct Talks

After presenting its proposal to world powers, Iranian envoy meets one-on-one with U.S. counterpart in Geneva.Elad Benari, 16/10/2013 03:15
Iran: We'll Hold Bilateral Talks with the U.S.

Iran: We'll Hold Bilateral Talks with the U.S.

Iran will hold bilateral talks with the P5+1 but will negotiate on its right to enrich uranium, declares Deputy Foreign Minister.Elad Benari, 14/10/2013 04:42