EghtesadOnline: Russia’s foreign minister said Moscow roundly rejects an ongoing effort by Washington to permanently extend a UN arms embargo on Tehran, which is to expire next month.
EghtesadOnline: Moscow will continue efforts to end unilateral sanctions, including through joint campaigns with other major countries, a Russian deputy foreign minister said.
EghtesadOnline: Moscow believes that only dialogue can help Washington overcome any disagreement with Iran, a stance that is reflected in Russia’s concept of collective security in the Persian Gulf, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told the Italian La Stampa daily.
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: Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi, who was in Moscow to attend a non-proliferation conference, met senior Russian diplomats on Saturday.
EghtesadOnline: Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi is set to visit Russia to attend the Moscow Non-Proliferation Conference scheduled for Nov. 7-9.
EghtesadOnline: The Iranian Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday that the deal between Turkey and Russia to end the conflict with Kurdish fighters in northern Syria is a "positive step" toward restoration of peace and stability in the region.
EghtesadOnline: The Iranian ambassador in Moscow held talks with a Russian deputy foreign minister on Friday over a detained Russian journalist in Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Increased pressure on Iran from the US and the UK will escalate tensions in the Persian Gulf, the Russian Embassy in London warned on Friday.
EghtesadOnline: The Russian premier reaffirmed support for the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, saying Moscow's policy regarding the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action is "consistent" and "unchanging".