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Europe should make up for Iran’s benefits: Rouhani urges Macron

Europe should make up for Iran’s benefits: Rouhani urges Macron

TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – The presidents of the Islamic Republic of Iran and France had a phone conversation on Tuesday evening exchanging views on bilateral and regional relations as well as the JCPOA.“We should not allow that this big accomplishment of diplomacy get destructed by unilateral measures and non-committal behaviors of others,” said Iranain President Hassan Rouhani...

Europe should make up for US JCPOA exit: Rouhani urges Macron

Europe should make up for US JCPOA exit: Rouhani urges Macron

TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (Press Shia) – The presidents of the Islamic Republic of Iran and France had a phone conversation on Tuesday evening exchanging views on bilateral and regional relations as well as the JCPOA.“We should not allow that this big accomplishment of diplomacy get destructed by unilateral measures and non-committal behaviors of others,” said Iranain President Hassan Rouhani during...

Iran warns N Korea of US breach of promise

Iran warns N Korea of US breach of promise

TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, warned North Korean government of US breach of promise on international treaties.Speaking in his weekly press conference on Monday, Ghasemi touched upon US pullout from JCPOA and the withdrawal of some European companies from Iran, saying “European companies have a 90-day and 120-day...

Iran merely negotiating on JCPOA implementation

Iran merely negotiating on JCPOA implementation

TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – Spokesman for Iranian Parliament National Security Commission Naghavi Hosseini has told Sputnik that Iran is not negotiating with E3 on amendments to JCPOA but the talks are aimed at securing Iran’s interests in the accord. Iran is only negotiating within the framework of the JCPOA with the aim of securing its implementation. It is not negotiating on any...

Iran not to wait for Europe’s vague promises

Iran not to wait for Europe’s vague promises

TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani says that Iran cannot wait for too long to see if Europe can preserve the nuclear deal, calling on Europeans to announce their clear decision sooner.“The Islamic Republic officials are not going to wait for the European Union's vague promises. They do not have much time to lead the talks to a conclusion. If...

US-adopted tactics to contain EU as ‘regionalism model’

US-adopted tactics to contain EU as ‘regionalism model’

TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (Press Shia) – In the early 20th century when the Europeans were busy with their frustrating internal differences and conflicts, the Americans managed to rise as a global hegemon. Long standing conflicts in Europe which resulted in the Europeans weakness is one of the key reasons that paved the way for the US political, economic and military rise as a global power and its...

Joint Commission meeting in Tehran discusses fallout of US withdrawal

Joint Commission meeting in Tehran discusses fallout of US withdrawal

TEHRAN, Jun. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – An expert-level meeting of the Joint Commission of the Iran nuclear deal was held in Tehran on Thursday to discuss the fallout of US unilateral withdrawal from the JCPOA.The meeting, which was held in two morning and evening sessions at the Iranian Foreign Ministry’s Institute for Political and International...

Iran’s plan to increase uranium enrichment within bounds of JCPOA

Iran’s plan to increase uranium enrichment within bounds of JCPOA

TEHRAN, Jun. 06 (Press Shia) – French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has said that Tehran's statement that it could increase its uranium enrichment ‘remain fully within the bounds of the Vienna agreement.’"I think this initiative is not welcome, it shows irritation . It is always dangerous to approach a 'red line.' But, as for now, the initiative that has been undertaken...

Iran urges intl. community to resist ‘US bullying’ amid nuke deal pullout

Iran urges intl. community to resist ‘US bullying’ amid nuke deal pullout

TEHRAN, Jun. 04 (Press Shia) – US President Donald Trump’s decision to walk away from the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran has raised serious concerns and worries among America’s allies in Europe and elsewhere in the world.Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on the world community to stand up to “US law-breaking behavior, bullying and disregard...

G7 vows to fight US steel, aluminum tariffs

G7 vows to fight US steel, aluminum tariffs

TEHRAN, Jun. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Washington’s new trade tariffs on its allies and its threat to sanction companies doing business with Iran have alienated America’s main trade partners.In the run-up to next week’s G7 summit, finance ministers and central bank governors from six of the G7 countries have slammed the US decision to impose tariffs on steel and...