EghtesadOnline: The United States’ claim of favoring diplomacy is nothing but “hypocritical and unacceptable rhetoric”, as long as it has not lifted the sanctions on Tehran, the Iranian government’s spokesman said.
EghtesadOnline: The new administration of the United States is adopting the same unlawful approaches of the previous government toward Iran, according to a senior diplomat who called for the reform of this “unconstructive” course of action.
EghtesadOnline: Oil prices soared on Monday to their highest in about 13 months as fears of heightened tensions in the Middle East prompted fresh buying, while hopes that a US stimulus and an easing of lockdowns will buoy fuel demand provided support.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s commercial exchanges with the US amounted to $40.2 million in 2020, posting a 48.53% decline compared with 2019.
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.