EghtesadOnline: The United States is refusing to withdraw its forces form Iraq despite a parliamentary resolution calling for their exit, as it pursues its own self-serving agenda, Iranian lawmakers said.
EghtesadOnline: The United States signed a landmark deal with the Taliban on Saturday, laying out a timetable for a full troop withdrawal from Afghanistan within 14 months as it seeks an exit from its longest-ever war.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's top diplomat said Iran would consider withdrawing from the Non-Proliferation Treaty, if its nuclear file is sent to the United Nations Security Council.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s deputy foreign minister said the announcement of the fifth and final step away from the 2015 nuclear deal does not signify Iran's exit from the accord, formally called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's steps to reduce its compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal are taken based on the provisions of the accord and under the supervision of the International Atomic Energy Agency, and do not signify the country's intention to pull out of the agreement, a lawmaker said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has no intention to withdraw from the Non-Proliferation Treaty for now and its nuclear measures are in line with a plan to scale back its commitments to the 2015 nuclear deal with the six world powers, the Foreign Ministry spokesman said.
EghtesadOnline: Europe's withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal would have no considerable impact on Iran, as its apparent adherence has not brought any economic relief to the country, a former diplomat said.
EghtesadOnline: Iran should have "realistic" expectations from Europe, says a lawmaker, noting that the Europeans can help prevent the formation of a global alliance against Tehran, but are not able to financially compensate for the US exit from the nuclear deal.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian parliamentarians have harshly criticized foreign automotive companies over their “lack of commitment” and for terminating their operations in Iran in the face of US sanctions.
EghtesadOnline: Essential goods, including rice, meat, chicken, sugar and sugar cubes, to name a few, are banned from leaving Bashmaq border crossing in Kurdestan Province’s Marivan County bordering Iraq as of Sept. 11.