EghtesadOnline: NATO partners argued Thursday over the alliance's worth after French President Emmanuel Macron said it was undergoing "brain death", prompting a fierce defense of the bloc from Germany, Canada and the US while drawing praise from non-member Russia.
EghtesadOnline: The four-point document prepared by French President Emmanuel Macron to address the dispute between Tehran and Washington does not state Iran's stance correctly and needs further negotiations, the top Iranian diplomat said.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, met on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Monday to discuss ways of reducing tensions in the Middle East.
EghtesadOnline: A senior diplomat said the plan of French President Emmanuel Macron and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is to have a ceasefire to be able to conduct “real, extensive negotiations and find a long-term solution”.
EghtesadOnline: French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday that Paris will continue efforts to ease the tensions arising from the 2015 nuclear agreement and ensure the implementation of the landmark deal, formally called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
EghtesadOnline: Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Monday expressed support for France's efforts to defuse tensions over Iran's nuclear program, stressing that Tehran's decision to reduce its compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal is understandable.
EghtesadOnline: French President Emmanuel Macron said consultations between Iranian and French experts on salvaging the 2015 nuclear deal have achieved positive results.
EghtesadOnline: French President Emmanuel Macron is acknowledging that his efforts to bring Iran and the US together are "fragile", but says he still sees a "possible path" to rapprochement after decades of conflict.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on Friday and held talks on salvaging the 2015 nuclear deal, which he described as "constructive".
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani held a phone conversation with his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, on Tuesday, in which the two sides stressed the need to continue diplomatic engagement to find solutions to salvage the fraying 2015 nuclear deal and reduce tensions in the region.