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Zarif receives new UK, S Korean ambs, UN envoy for Lebanon

Zarif receives new UK, S Korean ambs, UN envoy for Lebanon

TEHRAN, May 27 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif received on Sunday the new ambassadors of UK and South Korea to Tehran and the UN special coordinator for Lebanon.British Ambassador to Tehran Rob Macaire went to Iranian foreign ministry headquarters in Tehran to hand a copy of his credentials to Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Javad Zarif. Also new South Korean...

Foreign journalists arrive at DPRK's Wonsan before nuke test site's dismantling

Foreign journalists arrive at DPRK's Wonsan before nuke test site's dismantling

MOSCOW, May 22 (Press Shia Agency) – Foreign journalists arrive at North Korea’s Wonsan to attend dismantling of the nuclear test site, Sputnik correspondent reports.A plane with foreign journalists has arrived in the DPRK, the flight landed at the Kalma airport, which is near the city of Wonsan, a Sputnik correspondent reports. The flight departed from Beijing...

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...

London to protect European businesses in Iran: UK foreign secretary

London to protect European businesses in Iran: UK foreign secretary

TEHRAN, May 14 (Press Shia) – British Foreign Secretary has said that the UK will try to protect European companies’ investment in Iran against US sanctions.Boris Johnson has said that the United Kingdom and France are determined to preserve the essence of the Iran Nuclear deal. The UK Prime Minister had said earlier that it was in both the UK and Iran's national security interests...

Rouhani reminds May of EU's limited time to save JCPOA

Rouhani reminds May of EU's limited time to save JCPOA

TEHRAN, May 14 (Press Shia Agency) – In a phone conversation Sun. night, President Rouhani told British PM Theresa May that EU has limited time to guarantee Iran’s interests in JCPOA following Trump’s pullout from the agreement.During a telephone conversation with British Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that the survival of the 2015 nuclear deal...

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...

Funding White Helmets in Syria conducted via sophisticated plans

Funding White Helmets in Syria conducted via sophisticated plans

MOSCOW, May 05 (Press Shia) – Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said that the funding of the “White Helmets” in Syria is being done through accurate and sophisticated plans.During a press conference on Friday in Moscow, Zakharova said that the media reports which revealed donations were received by the group from countries involved in supporting terrorism in Syria such as...

UK minister of state discusses JCPOA with Araghchi

UK minister of state discusses JCPOA with Araghchi

TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (Press Shia) – UK Minister of State for the Middle East Alistair Burt has held talks with Iranian counterpart Abbas Araghchi on Sun. in Tehran on a wide range of topics including the Iran nuclear deal.In a tweet Sunday night, UK Minister of State for the Middle East at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Alistair Burt, expressed his satisfaction at being back in Tehran,...

Britain, France, Germany agree to broaden JCPOA to other issues

Britain, France, Germany agree to broaden JCPOA to other issues

TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (Press Shia) –The leaders of Britain, France and Germany have agreed the Iran nuclear deal is the best way of stopping Tehran from gaining nuclear weapons, British Prime Minister Theresa May's office said in a statement on Sunday.May had phone calls with French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel where they agreed the deal may need to be broadened to...

Aggression on Syria pushed back political settlement efforts

Aggression on Syria pushed back political settlement efforts

MOSCOW, Apr. 29 (Press Shia Agency) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov renewed that tripartite aggression on Syria has impeded the progress made in the Astana and Sochi meetings and pushed back the political settlement efforts.In a telephone conversation with his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian on Friday , Lavrov stressed that the illegal strikes on the Syrian territory on April 14...