EghtesadOnline: Iran’s permanent mission to the United Nations said the US is no longer a participant to the 2015 nuclear deal, so it is in no position to comment on Tehran’s compliance with its obligations under the accord.
EghtesadOnline: South Korea is finalizing talks with the United States about using some of Iran's money frozen in Seoul under US sanctions to pay Tehran's UN dues in arrears, a South Korean Foreign Ministry official said Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the expectation in the United States’ new administration that Iran must first return to full compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal is neither logical nor will it ever materialize.
EghtesadOnline: Asenior diplomat said Iran has had no contact with the administration of new US President Joe Biden, stressing that any possible talks could only be held within the “right format” of the 2015 multilateral nuclear agreement signed between Tehran and major powers.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman said Tehran has officially warned the US that it will bring a lawsuit with the International Court of Justice if Washington continues illegal actions against Iranian diplomats.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif denounced his outgoing American counterpart’s “warmongering lies” against Tehran as blatant contempt for peace.
EghtesadOnline: The president of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations said a possible US return to the landmark 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers must take place after all sanctions against Iran are lifted because with the sanctions in place, Washington’s return to the deal amounts to “extortion”.
EghtesadOnline: The National Iranian Oil Company aims to produce 4.5 million barrels a day of oil and gas condensate in the next calendar year starting on March 21, the oil minister told lawmakers on Saturday.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on the United States to first show goodwill by respecting the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal, saying Iran will then return to full compliance.
EghtesadOnline: The United States’ special representative for Iran claimed on Thursday that a pressure campaign of sanctions targeting Iran would persist into the administration of Joe Biden, even as the president-elect has pledged to potentially return America to Tehran’s 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.