EghtesadOnline: Iran has expressed readiness to enter “political talks” with the International Atomic Energy Agency to enhance “mutual understanding” after the United Nations nuclear watchdog issued a report criticizing Iran for what it called less than full cooperation in general and for failing to grant its inspectors access to certain sites of interest.
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 Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reaffirmed Iran’s readiness for talks with neighbors amid tensions in the Persian Gulf region.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman said Tehran has not closed the door to negotiations with European countries about issues surrounding the 2015 nuclear deal despite their recent activation of the agreement’s dispute resolution mechanism.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's Hormuz initiative seeks to promote intra-regional dialogue as the only realistic solution to the cycle of crises in West Asia, the Iranian top diplomat said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran believes that its disputes with other countries should be resolved through dialogue and is ready to hold talks regarding disputes with the US administration if it revises its approach, President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's envoy to the United Nations on Thursday described the United States' offer of unconditional talks as "disingenuous", stressing that that Washington's implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 2231 on the Iranian nuclear issue is essential to clearing the way for the start of "genuine dialogue".
EghtesadOnline: The US president is highly mistaken to assume that it can negotiate with Tehran the same way it holds talks with countries such as Saudi Arabia, says a political analyst, who believes that Iran will never be blackmailed.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's regional peace plan could have a chance of being implemented in cooperation with Persian Gulf Arab states, if relations between Tehran and Riyadh were to improve, a political analyst says.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has always stressed the importance of political dialogue as the only solution to regional issues and is known to have taken the initiative for promoting talks between Middle East countries, the Foreign Ministry spokesman said.