Nuclear Deal

US imposes sanctions on Russian, Chinese companies for supporting Iranian missile programme

The announcement was made on Friday as the US continues to take tough measures against Iran for continuing their activities related to nuclear arms.

published on : 28th November 2020

Iran scientist linked to military nuclear program killed

Iran's foreign minister alleged the killing of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh bore "serious indications" of an Israeli role, but did not elaborate.

published on : 28th November 2020

Iran's president calls on President-elect Joe Biden to return to nuclear deal

Hassan Rouhani's comments mark the highest-level response from Iran to Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris clinching the November 3 election.

published on : 8th November 2020

UN arms embargoes on Iran expire despite US objections

The United Nations banned Iran from buying major foreign weapon systems in 2010 amid tensions over its nuclear program. An earlier embargo targeted Iranian arms exports.

published on : 18th October 2020

China backs Iran nuclear deal, calls for new Middle East forum

Wang and Javid Zarif also reaffirmed their commitment to Iran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, according to the Chinese foreign ministry.

published on : 11th October 2020

President Trump betrayed America's friends, embraced dictators: Kamala Harris

Harris highlighted that Russia interfered in the 2016 US Presidential elections and said Trump prefers to take the word of Putin over the American intelligence.

published on : 8th October 2020

Iran won't accept any demands beyond 2015 nuclear deal

Rafael Grossi, head of the International Atomic Energy Agency arrived in Iran on Monday to press for access to sites where authorities are thought to have stored or used undeclared nuclear material.

published on : 25th August 2020

US to end sanctions waiver for all countries in Iran nuclear deal

Pompeo announced on Wednesday that the waivers will end following a 60-day wind-down period that is meant to allow businesses to cease operations.

published on : 28th May 2020

Trump administration renews four restrictions on Iran's nuclear program amid COVID-19 crisis

United States has not only restored sanctions it had removed under the Iran nuclear deal but has also tightened them to try to pressurise Iran to curb its nuclear and missile activities.

published on : 31st March 2020

Iraq offers to mediate in crisis between its allies Iran, US

The Shiite-majority Iraq has been trying to maintain a fine line as allies Tehran and Washington descended into verbal vitriol.

published on : 27th May 2019

US President Donald Trump reimposes tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran after exiting 'horrible' nuclear deal

Iranians are already seeing the effects of the sanctions, with Iran's rial currency losing around half its value since Trump announced the US would withdraw from the 2015 nuclear accord.

published on : 7th August 2018

United States says no exemption to India on oil imports from Iran

President Donald Trump withdrew the US from the Iran nuclear deal in May to pursue a maximum pressure campaign against Tehran's atomic programme.

published on : 27th June 2018

SCO Summit: President Hassan Rouhani  slams US for withdrawing from Iran nuclear deal 

Russian President Vladimir Putin too sounded critical of the US decision, saying the move may destabilise the Gulf region.

published on : 10th June 2018

Israeli PM Netanyahu warns Bashar al-Assad on Iranian presence in Syria

Noting that Israel had stayed out of Syria's protracted civil war, in which Tehran backs Assad, Netanyahu said increasing Iranian encroachment required "a new calculus".

published on : 7th June 2018

Iran tells UN it will hike uranium enrichment capacity

Iran nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi specified that this was just the start of the production process.

published on : 5th June 2018
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