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Merkel endorses Macron’s EU military plan

Merkel endorses Macron’s EU military plan

TEHRAN, Jun. 04 (Press Shia Agency) –German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday she supports the idea of a joint European defense force, adding that the initiative could be open to British participation post Brexit.Merkel’s French counterpart Emmanuel Macron has been pushing for the creation of a combined EU military force that could be deployed to trouble spots around the world. The idea...

Germany to assist Iran in restoring economy while Tehran adheres to JCPOA

Germany to assist Iran in restoring economy while Tehran adheres to JCPOA

TEHRAN, May 29 (Press Shia) – Germany is ready to support Iran in restoring its economy and also, to continue bilateral trades, as long as Iran adheres to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), said German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas."We will continue to make efforts to fulfill Iran's hopes for economic recovery and good trade relations as long as Iran is ready and able to prove that...

Germany to remains committed to JCPOA: Merkel

Germany to remains committed to JCPOA: Merkel

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said her country will stay in the nuclear deal with Iran following the US decision to pull out."As for the Iran deal, it is far from ideal but other options are even less stable," Merkel admitted. "That is why we will continue to respect this agreement," she told reporters in Beijing on Thursday after meeting China's Premier Li...

Germany to remain committed to JCPOA: Merkel

Germany to remain committed to JCPOA: Merkel

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said her country will stay in the nuclear deal with Iran following the US decision to pull out."As for the Iran deal, it is far from ideal but other options are even less stable," Merkel admitted. "That is why we will continue to respect this agreement," she told reporters in Beijing on Thursday after meeting China's...

Germany, China to remain committed to JCPOA: Merkel

Germany, China to remain committed to JCPOA: Merkel

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said her country and China will stay in the nuclear deal with Iran following the US decision to pull out."As for the Iran deal, it is far from ideal but other options are even less stable," Merkel admitted. "That is why we will continue to respect this agreement," she told reporters in Beijing on Thursday after meeting...

Some German banks back Iran despite US threats

Some German banks back Iran despite US threats

TEHRAN, May 23 (Press Shia Agency) – Six credit unions in southern Germany are still processing payments to Iran, undaunted by the threats of Trump’s administration against Iran.Although major banks of Germany are avoiding Iran-related deals for fear of US, six credit unions, or Volksbanken, from southern Germany appear to be unafraid and are continuing to provide trade finance,...

EU to switch from dollar to euro in payments for Iranian oil

EU to switch from dollar to euro in payments for Iranian oil

TEHRAN, May 16 (Press Shia Agency) –The EU is planning to switch from US dollars to euros in payments for oil supplies from Iran, a diplomatic source has told the Russian Sputnik.According to Sputnik, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Tuesday that after talks with the foreign ministers of the United Kingdom, France, Germany, and Iran in Brussels that the...

Iranian, German FMs hold talks on JCPOA‎

Iranian, German FMs hold talks on JCPOA‎

TEHRAN, May 15 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his German counterpart Heiko Maas held a phone conversation on the JCPOA and its fate following the US pullout of the 2015 nuclear deal.During the Monday conversation, the two sides conferred on plans by the Germany as well as the EU to preserve the nuclear accord after the US’ withdrawal. ...

US, main cause of possible JCPOA termination

US, main cause of possible JCPOA termination

TEHRAN, May 14 (Press Shia) – Pulling out from JCPOA shows the lack of US’ commitment to the deal and if the deal falls apart, US is the main culprit, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi told German ARD television channel in an interview on Monday.The talks between Iran and European Union regarding the nuclear deal will kick off on Tuesday, he said, adding, “We await the...

EU countries to convene with Iran on nuclear deal

EU countries to convene with Iran on nuclear deal

TEHRAN, May 11 (Press Shia) –Foreign ministers of Germany, France and the United Kingdom are to convene with their Iranian counterpart on May 15 to discuss the U. decision to withdraw from the nuclear deal.Federica Mogherini, EU foreign policy chief, in a statement said she would host a meeting between the top diplomats from Germany, France, the UK and Iran on Tuesday May 15. During the...