Iran nuclear deal in danger of 'disintegration'

2019-06-26 05:51

Iran's announcement that it expects to break limits on its stockpile on enriched uranium this week has once again highlighted the fragility of the hard-won 2015 international deal to rein in its nuclear programme.

Trump denounces 'brutal and corrupt' Iranian regime

2018-01-02 21:04

President Donald Trump has praised Iranian protesters for acting against Tehran's "brutal and corrupt" regime after days of bloody unrest, while also lashing out at his predecessor Barack Obama.

UN agency report shows Iran meeting nuke deal commitments

2017-11-14 11:48

A new review by the United Nations agency monitoring Iran's compliance with a treaty that restricts its nuclear activities has not identified any violations by Tehran.

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.

France will expel illegal immigrants who commit crime: Macron

2017-10-17 08:03

Illegal immigrants who commit crimes in France will face deportation, President Emmanuel Macron has said.

With decision looming, Trump blasts Iran over nuke deal

2017-10-06 12:13

US President Donald Trump has insisted that Iran has not acted in keeping with a deal to curb its nuclear programme, days before he must decide on the future of the accord.

Obama warns Trump not to undo Iran nuclear deal

2017-01-17 07:30

US President Barack Obama marked the first anniversary of the nuclear deal with Iran by emphasising its "significant and concrete results" and warning against undoing a pact supported by the world's major powers.

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.

Obama slams vitriol-filled 2016 poll debates

2015-07-27 18:32

President Barack Obama has delivered a withering critique of the vitriol-filled 2016 US presidential debate, saying its tone was not worthy of voters.

Iran deal fuels tussle for gas pipelines in Pakistan

2015-07-23 08:09

A landmark deal on Iran's nuclear programme has breathed new life into plans for a gas pipeline through Pakistan, with Russia looking to expand its influence.


Boeing stuck in Iran creates headaches for Norwegian airline

2019-01-06 14:03

Norwegian Air Shuttle said one of its aircraft has been stuck in Iran for three weeks, as US restrictions reportedly create headaches for the airline and possibly passengers.

Iran hardliners rally as new protests challenge government

2017-12-30 19:20

Hard-liners rally in Iran as new protests over nation's economic woes challenge its government

Iran tells France nuclear deal 'not negotiable'

2017-11-12 14:07

Iran's nuclear deal is "not negotiable", Iran's foreign ministry has said, in response to remarks by the French president.

Hollande slams Trump's 'double fault' over Iran nuclear deal

2017-10-17 22:00

Former French president Francois Hollande has slammed Donald Trump's hardline stance on the Iran nuclear deal, which Paris helped to negotiate, as a "double fault".

Trump again blasts Iran nuke deal as certification decision looms

2017-10-12 12:39

President Donald Trump has again dismissed the Iran nuclear accord as terrible for America, as he prepares to announce a key decision on whether to certify Iran's compliance with it.

Rouhani threatens to ramp up nuclear programme

2017-08-16 08:15

Iran's president has warned that it could ramp up its nuclear programme and quickly achieve a more advanced level if the US continued "threats and sanctions" against his country.

Biden: Watching Iran like a hawk on nuclear deal

2016-03-21 12:24

Vice President Joe Biden has warned that the United States is watching Iran "like a hawk" to ensure compliance with the landmark nuclear deal.

Russia reassures Israel over Iran nuclear deal

2015-07-30 18:23

Russian President Vladimir Putin has told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that the deal on Iran's nuclear programme will improve security in the Middle East.

'Embarrassing' if Congress rejects Iran deal: Kerry

2015-07-24 22:00

US Secretary of State John Kerry says it will be embarrassing to him and a blow to US credibility on the world stage if Congress rejects the Iran nuclear deal.

Iran won't accept curbs beyond 10 years - negotiator

2015-07-22 10:45

Iran will not accept any extension of sanctions relating to its nuclear programme beyond 10 years, the Islamic Republic's senior nuclear negotiator says.

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