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FM Zarif to leave Tehran for New Delhi today

FM Zarif to leave Tehran for New Delhi today

TEHRAN, May 27 (Press Shia) – Iranian foreign minister, heading a high-ranking political-economic delegation, will leave Tehran for India’s capital New Delhi later today. According to the Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasem, Mohammad Javad Zarif will visit India to discuss the latest developments in bilateral relations and pave the way for expanding and deepening them. According to...

Global consensus now against US, not Iran

Global consensus now against US, not Iran

TEHRAN, May 23 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif said Wed. that the global consensus has now shifted from being against Iran to being against US policies.Speaking to reporters on Wednesday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the US has failed to turn the global consensus against Iran in order to put into effect their so-called paralyzing sanctions. Asked to...

“US diplomacy imprisoned by delusions”

“US diplomacy imprisoned by delusions”

TEHRAN, May 22 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has denounced the latest remarks of United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Iran.“US diplomacy sham is merely a regression to old habits: imprisoned by delusions & failed policies—dictated by corrupt Special Interest—it repeats the same wrong choices and will thus reap the same ill rewards,” wrote...

Zarif urges Europe to take practical steps in supporting JCPOA

Zarif urges Europe to take practical steps in supporting JCPOA

TEHRAN, May 20 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told EU Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete that political supports for the JCPOA is not enough and urged European countries to take practical measure in support of the nuclear deal. “The expectations from the European Union to preserve the JCPOA has soared and the union should take...

MFA, security council divided on FATF

MFA, security council divided on FATF

TEHRAN, May 20 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Ministry spoke in favor of Iran’s accession to the International Convention for the Suppression of Financing of Terrorism, while National Security Council was against the idea, an MP told Mehr News on Sunday.The bill of "Accession of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the International Convention for the Suppression of Financing of...

Zarif raps Saudi collab. with US in sanctioning Hezbollah chief

Zarif raps Saudi collab. with US in sanctioning Hezbollah chief

TEHRAN, May 17 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has lashed out at Saudi Arabia for collaborating with US in imposing sanctions on the leadership of Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement.“Israeli snipers shoot over 2,000 unarmed Palestinian protesters on a single day. Saudi response, on eve of Ramadhan? Collaboration with its US patron to sanction the first...

Brussels talks sent an important political message: FM Zarif

Brussels talks sent an important political message: FM Zarif

TEHRAN, May 16 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s foreign minister says that the Brussels JCPOA talks sent an important political message, calling for materialization of guarantees. Mohammad Javad Zarif made the remarks before leaving Brussels for Tehran on Wednesday a day after meeting with the Foreign Ministers of France (Jean-Yves Le Drian), Germany (Heiko Maas), the United...

Zarif holds phone talks with 4 European counterparts on JCPOA   

Zarif holds phone talks with 4 European counterparts on JCPOA  

TEHRAN, May 16 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohmmad Javad Zarif held phone talks with foreign ministers of Italy, Austria, Bulgaria and Spain on Tuesday to discuss JCPOA.Zarif emphasized the need for guaranteeing the interests of Iranian people under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). European ministers, for their part, expressed their support for Iran nuclear...

Europe needs to guarantee JCPOA benefits for Iranians

Europe needs to guarantee JCPOA benefits for Iranians

TEHRAN, May 16 (Press Shia Agency) – Head of Iran's Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Kamal Kharrazi says that Europe must guarantee the nuclear deal benefits for Iran, adding Palestinians have the right to return to their lands. Kamal Kharrazi is on a trip to France to attend the 1st round of ‘Leaders pour la paix (LPP)’ Conference, which hosts a number of world...

Zarif calls JCPOA talks ‘positive start with solid political commitments’

Zarif calls JCPOA talks ‘positive start with solid political commitments’

TEHRAN, May 16 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian foreign minister has tweeted following meeting with EU’s foreign policy chief and E3 ministers in Brussels on Tuesday calling the talks positive start with solid political commitments.“Constructive meeting with EU High Rep and E3 ministers in Brussels, following successful Beijing and Moscow visits,” Zarif tweeted on Wednesday morning following...