EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif dismissed the three European countries’ call on Iran to stop taking new steps beyond the limits of the 2015 nuclear agreement, stressing that Tehran’s position in this regard is in line with the deal’s provisions.
EghtesadOnline: Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Sunday reiterated Iran’s call for complete sanctions removal as a prerequisite for its return to full compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
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: A senior Iranian diplomat on Saturday rejected any new negotiations or changes to the participants of Tehran’s nuclear deal with world powers, after French President Emmanuel Macron said any new talks should include Saudi Arabia.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who is on a regional tour, met his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Moscow on Tuesday.
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: Iran’s Monday move to enrich uranium to 20% purity as per a parliamentary legislation does not mark an end to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the formal name of the 2015 nuclear deal, as it can be restored to its original shape once all parties resume their full commitment, an Iranian diplomat said.
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: Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf has urged the new American administration to resume honoring the 2015 nuclear deal without any preconditions and make up for losses inflicted on Iranians to be able to interact with Iran within the agreement’s framework.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s permanent representative to the United Nations said the United States’ return to the 2015 nuclear deal would only be accepted with preconditions.