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Blinken: Talks with Iran cannot go on indefinitely

Blinken: Talks with Iran cannot go on indefinitely

Secretary of State: We're committed to diplomacy, but this process cannot go on indefinitely. The ball remains in Iran's court.Elad Benari, 30/07/2021 04:31
US official: Iran won't get a better deal

US official: Iran won't get a better deal

Senior US official says the window for reaching a deal with Iran won't be open for much longer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/07/2021 06:11
France: Iran endangering chance of reviving nuclear deal

France: Iran endangering chance of reviving nuclear deal

France warns that Iran is endangering the chance of reaching an agreement on reviving 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 27/07/2021 04:43
IAEA chief: Pause in nuclear talks leaves us in 'uncomfortable position'

IAEA chief: Pause in nuclear talks leaves us in 'uncomfortable position'

IAEA chief speaks out against pause in talks with Iran on a return to the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 21/07/2021 04:38
Iran: Nuclear talks will continue after Raisi takes office

Iran: Nuclear talks will continue after Raisi takes office

Iran's Foreign Ministry says Iran's policy on a return to 2015 deal will not change under the new administration.Elad Benari, 20/07/2021 06:41
US blasts 'outrageous' comments by Iran

US blasts 'outrageous' comments by Iran

Biden administration lashes out at Iran for accusing the US of delaying prisoner swap to force a quick resumption of indirect nuclear talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/07/2021 05:57
White House official: Netanyahu is damaging US-Israel relations

White House official: Netanyahu is damaging US-Israel relations

Former PM's criticisms of current administration make Democratic Party less sympathetic to Israel, official says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2021 08:42
Iran won't resume nuclear talks until Raisi takes over

Iran won't resume nuclear talks until Raisi takes over

Diplomatic source: Iran not prepared to resume negotiations on 2015 nuclear deal until Ebrahim Raisi's administration has begun.Elad Benari, 15/07/2021 04:05
Iran claims: US willing to lift major sanctions

Iran claims: US willing to lift major sanctions

Iranian government claiming that Biden is prepared to lift major sanctions as part of nuclear talks.Elad Benari, 15/07/2021 02:29
Report: Iran nuclear talks won't resume until August

Report: Iran nuclear talks won't resume until August

Sources say nuclear talks between world powers and Iran are not likely to resume until after new Iranian president is sworn in.Elad Benari, 14/07/2021 05:14
US will not impose deadline on talks with Iran

US will not impose deadline on talks with Iran

State Department spokesman: It is up to Iran to determine when nuclear talks will resume.Elad Benari, 13/07/2021 05:22
Iran's exiled prince appeals to 50 US Jewish groups for help

Iran's exiled prince appeals to 50 US Jewish groups for help

In historic first, Reza Pahlavi asks Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Orgs to keep up pressure on the Islamic Republic.Dan Verbin, 09/07/2021 16:47
Bennett considers update of Iran policy ahead of meeting with Biden

Bennett considers update of Iran policy ahead of meeting with Biden

Israeli PM orders review of whether current situation is better than a return to the Iran nuclear deal and what influence Israel can have.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 22:32
Biden’s Iran vow will ring hollow without a deeper understanding of Eurasian geopolitics

Biden’s Iran vow will ring hollow without a deeper understanding of Eurasian geopolitics

Armenia has been empowering Iran to circumvent sanctions, but that can and should be stopped now that Pashinyan was reelected.. Op-ed.Paul Miller, 07/07/2021 07:49
German Foreign Minister confident deal with Iran can be reached

German Foreign Minister confident deal with Iran can be reached

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says he is confident reaching a deal to save 2015 nuclear deal is possible within weeks.Elad Benari, 06/07/2021 04:59
Former CIA chief: Iran testing Biden, doesn't believe he has will to respond

Former CIA chief: Iran testing Biden, doesn't believe he has will to respond

Fox News talks to former CIA station chief who says Iran has no incentive to return to nuclear deal, rips Biden for 'lack of leadership.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2021 18:08
Deputy IAEA director to visit Iran

Deputy IAEA director to visit Iran

The visit comes amid tensions over curbs on the IAEA's inspections of nuclear sites in Iran.Elad Benari, 05/07/2021 06:41
Former Chief of Staff: Iran dangerously close to acquiring a nuclear weapon

Former Chief of Staff: Iran dangerously close to acquiring a nuclear weapon

Gadi Eizenkot warns that Iran is dangerously close to acquiring a nuclear weapon, implicitly criticizes former Mossad chief Yossi Cohen.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/07/2021 01:37
Diplomats: Iran restricting access to Natanz nuclear plant

Diplomats: Iran restricting access to Natanz nuclear plant

Diplomats say Iran has been restricting UN nuclear inspectors’ access to its main uranium enrichment plant following April explosion.Elad Benari, 02/07/2021 06:08
Iran in no rush to reach nuclear agreement

Iran in no rush to reach nuclear agreement

Spokesman for Iran's outgoing government says they are not in a rush to push the negotiations to revive 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 30/06/2021 06:05
Iran: We will never hand images of nuclear sites to IAEA

Iran: We will never hand images of nuclear sites to IAEA

Iranian Parliament speaker makes clear Tehran will not hand over images from its nuclear sites to UN nuclear watchdog.Elad Benari, 28/06/2021 06:35
US, France: Time running out to revive Iran nuclear deal

US, France: Time running out to revive Iran nuclear deal

Blinken: There will come a point where it will be very hard to return back to the standards set by the JCPOA.Elad Benari, Canada, 26/06/2021 00:53
IAEA waiting for Iran's response on extension of monitoring deal

IAEA waiting for Iran's response on extension of monitoring deal

IAEA wants immediate response from Iran on extending monitoring agreement that expired on Thursday.Elad Benari, Canada, 25/06/2021 21:47
Kochavi ends visit to US

Kochavi ends visit to US

IDF Chief of Staff reiterated Israel's concerns over Iran nuclear deal in meetings with US defense officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2021 22:45
Iran to decide whether to extend IAEA deal after it expires

Iran to decide whether to extend IAEA deal after it expires

Iranian official says decision on extending monitoring deal with IAEA will come after the deal expires on June 24.Elad Benari, 24/06/2021 03:12
Kochavi slams US intention to rejoin Iran nuclear deal

Kochavi slams US intention to rejoin Iran nuclear deal

IDF Chief of Staff meets US defense officials to convince them to consider other methods of stopping Iranian nuclear threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/06/2021 23:00
Netanyahu sounds off on Bennett: ‘Too soft on Iran’

Netanyahu sounds off on Bennett: ‘Too soft on Iran’

Opposition leader Netanyahu blasted the new government's 'toothless approach' towards dealing with Washington’s policy of engaging Iran.ILTV, 23/06/2021 08:27
Saudi FM to IAEA chief: Iran's nuclear sites should be inspected

Saudi FM to IAEA chief: Iran's nuclear sites should be inspected

Saudi Foreign Minister meets IAEA chief, underlines importance of comprehensive inspection of all Iranian nuclear sites.Elad Benari, 22/06/2021 05:14
IDF Chief raises objection to nuke deal in Washington

IDF Chief raises objection to nuke deal in Washington

Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi returns to Israel after meeting US defense officials in Washinton DC.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2021 22:15
EU official: Deal with Iran is close, but we're not there yet

EU official: Deal with Iran is close, but we're not there yet

Top diplomats say further progress was made at talks with Iran in Vienna, but deal not close.Elad Benari, 21/06/2021 06:10
Iranian envoy: Nuclear talks close to agreement but differences remain

Iranian envoy: Nuclear talks close to agreement but differences remain

Top Iranian negotiator says indirect negotiations with the US on reviving 2015 nuclear deal have come closer than ever to an agreement.Elad Benari, 18/06/2021 06:33
Iran: We have 6.5 kg of uranium enriched to up to 60%

Iran: We have 6.5 kg of uranium enriched to up to 60%

Iran says it has made 6.5 kg (14 lb) of uranium enriched to up to 60% and 108 kg of uranium enriched to 20% purity.Elad Benari, 16/06/2021 06:03
3rd Presidential debate in Iran: Hard-liners vow to return to 2015 nuclear agreement

3rd Presidential debate in Iran: Hard-liners vow to return to 2015 nuclear agreement

While hard-liners promised to return to deal, liberal-leaning candidate warned that a win for ultra-conservatives would result in sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 10:36
Blinken: Hundreds of sanctions will remain even if US returns to nuclear deal

Blinken: Hundreds of sanctions will remain even if US returns to nuclear deal

Secretary of State says "hundreds" of US sanctions will remain on Iran even if the United States rejoins the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 09/06/2021 03:08
Blinken: Iran's 'breakout time' for nuclear weapons could shrink

Blinken: Iran's 'breakout time' for nuclear weapons could shrink

Secretary of State warns that Iran is "galloping forward" with its nuclear program.Elad Benari, 08/06/2021 02:06
West won't push for anti-Iran resolution at IAEA board meeting

West won't push for anti-Iran resolution at IAEA board meeting

Britain, France, Germany, US will not push for resolution against Iran despite its failure to explain uranium traces found at three sites.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/06/2021 00:07
US expects sixth round of indirect talks with Iran

US expects sixth round of indirect talks with Iran

State Department spokesman says hurdles remain in talks to return Iran to compliance with 2015 agreement.Elad Benari, 04/06/2021 05:01
Rouhani: A return to the nuclear deal requires only 'will'

Rouhani: A return to the nuclear deal requires only 'will'

Iranian President says a breakthrough to revive the 2015 nuclear deal before he leaves office in August require a "will" beyond his power.Elad Benari, 03/06/2021 06:22
IAEA: Iran has failed to explain uranium traces at undeclared sites

IAEA: Iran has failed to explain uranium traces at undeclared sites

UN's atomic watchdog says in new report that Iran has failed to explain traces of uranium found at several undeclared sites.Elad Benari, 01/06/2021 05:10
Former foreign policy advisor to Netanyahu: Hamas ceasefire a possible runup to Iran deal

Former foreign policy advisor to Netanyahu: Hamas ceasefire a possible runup to Iran deal

Former foreign policy advisor to Netanyahu says US peace efforts could signal run-up to final touches being put on Iran nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/05/2021 09:37
Republicans seek congressional approval before Iran deal

Republicans seek congressional approval before Iran deal

Measure in the Senate would require Biden administration to obtain congressional approval before inking a deal with Iran.Elad Benari, 27/05/2021 06:04
Iran, IAEA make deal to keep cameras in nuclear sites

Iran, IAEA make deal to keep cameras in nuclear sites

Iran and International Atomic Energy Agency extend deal on surveillance cameras at Tehran’s atomic sites by one month.Elad Benari, 25/05/2021 05:05
Time running out on Iran nuclear deal talks

Time running out on Iran nuclear deal talks

A three-month time limit was set by Iran is set to expire on May 21 as Iran tries to pressure the US to lift sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2021 14:28
Iran publicly confirms negotiations with Saudi Arabia

Iran publicly confirms negotiations with Saudi Arabia

Talk aimed at lowering tensions between the two longstanding rivals have so far not reached any deal.Dan Verbin, 10/05/2021 17:55
Iran: US must remove the banking sanctions against us

Iran: US must remove the banking sanctions against us

Governor of the Central Bank of Iran calls on to remove banking sanctions against the Islamic Republic.Ben Ariel, 10/05/2021 06:41
Biden: Iran is approaching nuclear talks seriously

Biden: Iran is approaching nuclear talks seriously

Comments come as world powers hold fourth round of high-level talks aimed at bringing US back into the nuclear deal with Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 08/05/2021 00:37
Biden weighing unfreezing $1 billion for Iran

Biden weighing unfreezing $1 billion for Iran

Sources say Biden administration is weighing unfreezing $1 billion in Iranian funds that the country could use for humanitarian relief.Elad Benari, 07/05/2021 02:14
Iranian nuclear negotiator: Sanctions on oil, banks and most individuals will be lifted

Iranian nuclear negotiator: Sanctions on oil, banks and most individuals will be lifted

Iran’s chief nuclear negotiator says Tehran expects US sanctions on oil, banks and most individuals and institutions to be lifted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2021 06:50
US National Security Adviser: Talks with Iran are in 'an unclear place'

US National Security Adviser: Talks with Iran are in 'an unclear place'

US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan says it is still uncertain if an agreement with Iran will be reached.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/05/2021 00:07
State Department: Talks with Iran not on cusp of a breakthrough

State Department: Talks with Iran not on cusp of a breakthrough

State Department spokesperson Ned Price says there is no agreement yet regarding a US return to the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran.Elad Benari, 30/04/2021 06:11
Biden's security adviser: US and Israel have a policy of 'no surprises'

Biden's security adviser: US and Israel have a policy of 'no surprises'

White House national security adviser: US and Israel disagree about Iran deal but have an understanding to ensure there are "no surprises".Elad Benari, 29/04/2021 04:39
Report: Biden considering wholesale rollback of sanctions on Iran

Report: Biden considering wholesale rollback of sanctions on Iran

Biden administration considering a near wholesale rollback of sanctions in a bid to get Iran to return to compliance with 2015 nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/04/2021 01:02
US, Israeli officials discuss concerns over Iran's nuclear program

US, Israeli officials discuss concerns over Iran's nuclear program

US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan meets Israeli counterpart Meir Ben-Shabbat and Israeli Ambassador Gilad Erdan.Elad Benari, 28/04/2021 00:53
Russia: Iran nuclear deal safeguards Israel's security needs

Russia: Iran nuclear deal safeguards Israel's security needs

Head of Russian delegation to nuclear talks: We believe nuclear deal will correspond with the security interests of all states.Ben Ariel, 27/04/2021 05:33
Mysterious audio leak of Iran's FM: Russia tried to prevent deal

Mysterious audio leak of Iran's FM: Russia tried to prevent deal

Experts say a leaked interview of Iran's FM Javad Zarif that has set off a firestorm in the country couldn't have come at a worse time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2021 21:23
Israeli officials to stress objection to US return to Iran deal

Israeli officials to stress objection to US return to Iran deal

Netanyahu instructs Israeli delegation that will visit Washington next week to stress Israel’s objection to US return to 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 22/04/2021 23:52
'You would not see yourselves bound by any agreement if you faced an existential threat'

'You would not see yourselves bound by any agreement if you faced an existential threat'

Israel’s Ambassador to the US and UN addresses Security Council, accuses UN of not acting to stop Iran's threats to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2021 19:20