Apr 22 2014 - 18:47
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani met today with Georgian Ambassador to Tehran Iosif Chakashvili. During the meeting the president of the Islamic Republic noted that Iran was interested in further development of cooperation with neighbouring countries.
Apr 22 2014 - 11:53
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said at a meeting with foreign ministers of Caspian states in Russia that the Caspian Sea should be a sea for cooperation where interests of all coastal countries would be taken into account, 1news.az reports.Zarif reminded that Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev had visited Iran and discussed the legal status of the Caspian Sea. The Iranian minister expressed hope that the fruitful cooperation would continue.
Apr 22 2014 - 10:34
Foreign Ministers Sergey Lavrov (Russia), Elmar Mammadyarov (Azerbaijan), Yerlan Idrisov (Kazakhstan), Mohammad Javad Zarif (Iran) and Rashid Meredov (Turkmenistan) have gathered for the Conference of Caspian States in Moscow to discuss preparations for the 4th Caspian Summit in Astrakhan.
Apr 21 2014 - 20:24
A lot of uncoordinated issues remain on the legal status of the Caspian Sea, and further discussion is needed, Deputy Foreign Minister of Iran on the Caspian, Asian and Pacific regions, Ibrahim Rahimpur, said today in Moscow.Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister says that before the summit of the heads of Caspian countries, which will be held in Astrakhan, a draft memorandum on the legal status of the Caspian Sea must be prepared, as well as a draft declaration by the Caspian countries, the official website of the Iranian television Iribnews reports.
Apr 20 2014 - 13:28
Iran has completed downgrading enriched uranium from 20 to 5 percent, the head of the Islamic Republic's Atomic Energy Organization Ali Akbar Salehi is quoted by Kuwait News Agency as saying on Saturday.
Apr 17 2014 - 20:34
Iran and the 5+1 group (five permanent members of the UN Security Council - the US, the UK, France, China and Russia - and Germany) are going to discuss the situation surrounding the Iranian nuclear programme on May 5th, 2014.