nuclear deal

Biden, Europeans take up Iran nuclear program in Rome talks

The meeting with the leaders of Germany, France, and Britain — known as the E3 — comes at a pivotal time, as Iran continues to enrich uranium to near-weapons-grade levels.

published on : 30th October 2021

Hezbollah-organised fuel arrives in crisis-hit Lebanon

The delivery, containing Iranian oil, violates U.S. sanctions imposed on Tehran after former President Donald Trump pulled America out of a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers three years ago.

published on : 16th September 2021

Iran to allow new memory cards in UN's nuclear site cameras

The announcement however leaves the International Atomic Energy Agency in the same position it has faced since February, as it is Iran that still possesses all the recordings of its nuclear sites.

published on : 12th September 2021

Israeli PM Naftali Bennett aims to push Biden away from Iran nuclear deal

Before arriving in Washington, Bennett made clear that he would push against the Iran deal, arguing Tehran has already advanced in its uranium enrichment

published on : 27th August 2021

Iran nuclear deal hangs in balance as country set to elect new president

The deal's collapse with President Donald Trump's decision to unilaterally withdraw America from the agreement in 2018 spiralled into a series of attacks and confrontations across Middle East.

published on : 17th June 2021

Iran, world powers resume talks on US return to nuclear deal

The U.S. is not directly involved in the talks but an American delegation headed by President Joe Biden's special envoy for Iran, Rob Malley, has also been in the Austrian capital.

published on : 25th May 2021

Iran, 5 powers take stock of drive to revive nuclear deal

France, Germany, Britain, China and Russia are still parties to the deal - known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action - along with Iran.

published on : 9th April 2021

Iran, world powers ready to welcome back US to nuclear deal

The group said they would resume further talks next week in Vienna, “in order to clearly identify sanctions lifting and nuclear implementation measures.

published on : 2nd April 2021

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

Anger, dismay, support: How the world sees US withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal

The following is a selection of reactions from around the globe to Trump's biggest foreign policy move since taking office.

published on : 9th May 2018
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