EghtesadOnline: Foreign Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi on Sunday elaborated on the purpose of the Iranian top diplomat's visits to Russia and the United States.
EghtesadOnline: European parties to the 2015 nuclear deal are not authorized to use the dispute resolution mechanism within the agreement because Iran’s nuclear measures have been adopted based on its legitimate rights, an Iranian top diplomat said, in response to comments by France that it is seriously considering triggering the mechanism.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi in a message congratulated Sri Lankan government and people for holding successful presidential election.
EghtesadOnline: Iran will never bow to foreign pressure, but is always open to diplomatic engagement with other countries, including the United States, if they treat it "respectfully" and "on an equal footing", a senior official said.
EghtesadOnline: The United States' allegations against Iran about the Saturday attacks on Saudi Arabian oil installations resemble plans by “secret services” to tarnish a country's image to prepare the ground for future plots, the Iranian Foreign Ministry’s spokesman said.
EghtesadOnline: The third phase of Iran's plan to reduce its compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal is ready for implementation, although it could be called off if diplomatic efforts produce favorable results, the Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: A more "transparent" atmosphere has been created in diplomatic efforts aimed at saving the 2015 nuclear deal, but Iran is still waiting for practical steps by Europe, a senior official said on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran remains open to diplomacy to save the 2015 nuclear deal but will continue to defend its rights, two senior officials said on Monday, adding that the country will reverse its recent nuclear steps if its demands are met.
EghtesadOnline: The Foreign Ministry dismissed claims by some foreign media that Iran is seeking to open dialogue with the United States and is currently negotiating with Saudi Arabia, a US ally in the region, through Baghdad.
EghtesadOnline: In response to the US stated goal of “changing the nature of Iran”, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi said it is the US that must change its nature as it has become a global demand.