IAEA says Iran implementing its nuclear deal commitments

2017-10-29 20:21

The head of the United Nations atomic agency has said Iran was carrying out its commitments made under a landmark nuclear deal with world powers.

North Korea nuclear test 'extremely regrettable' - UN watchdog

2017-09-03 13:37

North Korea's latest nuclear test is "extremely regrettable" and violates the international community's repeated demands, the head of the UN atomic watchdog says.

No Iranian violations of nuclear deal - IAEA

2016-05-27 18:58

The UN nuclear agency has reported no new Iranian violations of a landmark nuclear deal Tehran signed with six world powers that limits its atomic prowess in exchange for sanctions relief.

IAEA to help fight Zika virus

2016-03-08 22:16

The International Atomic Energy Agency plans to help Latin American countries fight the Zika virus by providing irradiation technology to sterilise mosquitoes that carry the virus.

UN warns of terrorists getting nuclear material

2016-02-22 19:43

The head of the UN nuclear agency is warning of the dangers of nuclear material falling into the hands of terrorists and is urging the world's nations to apply an agreement meant to minimise such dangers

Iranian, US focus on clinching nuclear deal

2016-01-16 14:12

Iranian, US foreign ministers are focusing on a landmark nuclear deal with Tehran as the UN nuclear agency prepares to release a report on whether Iran has met commitments under the accord.

Iran says close to nuclear deal implementation

2015-12-29 21:32

Iran says it is close to the completion of its commitments under a landmark international deal to curb its atomic programme.

Iran dismantling nuclear facilities - IAEA

2015-11-19 05:31

Iran has begun dismantling parts of its nuclear programme, as agreed under July's landmark deal with major powers, a UN atomic watchdog report shows.

UN atomic watchdog says Iran probe completed

2015-10-15 21:01

The UN atomic watchdog has completed on schedule gathering information in its probe into Iran's alleged past efforts to develop nuclear weapons.

IAEA seeks Iranian clarifications in nuclear weapons inquiry

2015-09-09 17:58

The International Atomic Energy Agency has taken the next step to investigate alleged nuclear weapons work in Iran by asking Tehran to clear up remaining open questions, it says.


UN nuclear watchdog defends Iran deal

2017-09-12 09:52

The UN atomic watchdog has hit back at US criticism of the Iran nuclear deal, insisting its inspections there are the world's toughest and that Tehran is sticking to the accord.

Head of UN nuclear watchdog visits Iran

2016-12-18 21:35

The head of the UN nuclear watchdog is visiting Iran for the second time since a landmark nuclear agreement with world powers went into effect at the start of this year.

UN hails nuclear terrorism accord

2016-04-09 08:00

The UN atomic agency has hailed the imminent entry into force of a key nuclear security agreement to prevent extremists wreaking havoc.

UN: Iran complying with nuclear deal

2016-02-27 09:03

The UN atomic watchdog says Iran is complying with the nuclear deal hammered out with major powers that came into force in January.

Iran hails 'new chapter' in relations with world

2016-01-17 17:41

The lifting of nuclear-related sanctions on Iran after a decade of international isolation has opened a "new chapter" in the country's history, President Hassan Rowhani says.

Iran dismantles reactor core at Arak facility - report

2016-01-11 22:40

Iran has dismantled the core of the heavy water reactor at its Arak nuclear facility and encased the reactor in concrete, according to Fars news agency.

UN: Iran worked on developing nuclear weapons

2015-12-02 22:20

The UN atomic agency says it believes that Iran worked in the past on nuclear weapons, but its activities did not go past planning and basic component experiments.

Iran grants UN nuclear watchdog greater access

2015-10-18 20:03

Iran has notified the International Atomic Energy Agency that it would apply a protocol granting inspectors greater access to its nuclear sites, a further step in the implementation of a historic deal struck with world powers.

IAEA chief visits military site in Iran

2015-09-20 21:46

The director general of the UN nuclear watchdog, which is investigating whether Iran has carried out work related to developing an atom bomb, has visited a sensitive military site during a trip to the country.

IAEA: Iran broadly complying with nuclear deal

2015-08-27 21:12

The IAEA reports that Iran is broadly complying with agreements on curtailing its nuclear programme.

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