EghtesadOnline: Veteran Argentine diplomat Rafael Grossi was sworn in on Monday as the new director general of the UN nuclear watchdog, amid growing tensions over Iran's nuclear program.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's enrichment capacity is set to reach the level before the 2015 nuclear deal, a senior official said, adding that the country's civilian nuclear program is progressing in a satisfactory way.
EghtesadOnline: Japan and France have proposed a joint plan to provide Iran with a loan of about $18.4 billion to be secured by oil if Tehran returns to full compliance with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on its nuclear program, Japanese media reported.
EghtesadOnline: China has blamed the United States for tensions over Iran’s nuclear program and called for world powers to stick to their 2015 deal with Tehran, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
EghtesadOnline: Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Monday expressed support for France's efforts to defuse tensions over Iran's nuclear program, stressing that Tehran's decision to reduce its compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal is understandable.
EghtesadOnline: The 2015 nuclear deal is a “perfect” treaty to assure the world of the peaceful nature of Iran's nuclear program, and negotiations about any other concern should be built on this agreement, the former director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency said.
EghtesadOnline: Boris Johnson, the leading candidate to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, called on Iran to fully adhere to the terms of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on its nuclear program, underlining the accord’s crucial role in preserving relations between Tehran and the European Union.
EghtesadOnline: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he is willing to mediate between the United States and Iran to ease tensions over the international nuclear program.
EghtesadOnline: Iran sees no prospects for negotiations with the United States as long as it does not change course, a senior official said on Tuesday, a day after US President Donald Trump said a deal with Tehran on its nuclear program is possible.
EghtesadOnline: US President Donald Trump offered direct talks with Tehran, saying top Iranian officials should “call me” and suggested the US would help improve Iran’s economy if the country moves to ease the US ostensible concerns over its nuclear program.