EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Caracas, Venezuela, early on Saturday to address a high-level meeting of Non-Aligned Movement.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has rejected an interpretation of Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif's recent comments as indicating the country's willingness to talk over its missile program with the United States, reiterating that its defense capability is not negotiable.
EghtesadOnline: The United States aims to strike fear in the hearts of Iranians to advance its political agenda, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said, while adding that the current deadlock between Tehran and Washington could be resolved through implementation of the nuclear deal.
EghtesadOnline: The United States "shot itself in the foot" by pulling out of the nuclear accord with Iran, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said, adding that the burden falls on US President Donald Trump to ease tensions between the two countries.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday his country does not want a war, but said US President Donald Trump must lift harsh economic sanctions on Tehran to clear the way for negotiations.
EghtesadOnline: UK Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt and Iran's chief diplomat, Mohammad Javad Zarif, had a phone conversation on Saturday about the detained Iranian oil tanker, which was described as a "constructive call" by the British official.
EghtesadOnline: France is exploring ways to help put the brakes on the US economic pressure campaign against Iran, as it would benefit the entire region, the French president’s top adviser, who was in Tehran to meet Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Iran's top security official, said.
EghtesadOnline: The United States has decided not to impose sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif for now, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Thursday, in a sign Washington may be holding a door open for diplomacy.
EghtesadOnline: Despite the current controversy over Iran's 2015 nuclear deal, it remains the best possible agreement on the issue, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran will fully implement the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal as long as the European parties meet their obligations completely, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday.