Mohammad Javad Zarif

Mohammad Javad Zarif
Foreign Minister of Iran
 

Trump Personally Intervened to Toughen Iran Deal Letter

Trump Personally Intervened to Toughen Iran Deal Letter

President Donald Trump personally intervened to inject tougher language into a State Department letter to Congress

Iranian and Chinese FMs discuss Syria and North Korea

Iranian and Chinese FMs discuss Syria and North Korea

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi discussed the issues related to the Syrian and North Korean crises on the sidelines of the first International Forum on Ancient …

Who killed the #039spirit#039 of the Iran deal?

Who killed the 'spirit' of the Iran deal?

Trump administration disappointed that Iran has given it no cause to withdraw from JCPOA

Margvelashvili and Zarif discuss expansion of cooperation between Georgia and Iran

Margvelashvili and Zarif discuss expansion of cooperation between Georgia and Iran

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif discussed issues of mutual interest at the meeting in Tbilisi. The two sides underlined necessity to …

 Kvirikashvili to leave for Tehran at end of week

Kvirikashvili to leave for Tehran at end of week

Georgian Prime Minister Georgy Kvirikashvili will visit Iran at the end of the week, the Georgian Foreign Minister Mikhail Janelidze said after meeting with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad …

Moscow, Tehran and Damascus condemn US actions

Moscow, Tehran and Damascus condemn US actions

Moscow, Damascus and Tehran agree that the US strike on Syria was an act of aggression, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said following talks with his Syrian and Iranian counterparts. "We held important …

Lavrov and Zarif discuss situation in Syria after US strike

Lavrov and Zarif discuss situation in Syria after US strike

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif hold a phone conversation today to discuss the situation in Syria after the US strike on Homs. "Lavrov …

 Iranian, Russian FMs discuss expansion of bilateral ties

Iranian, Russian FMs discuss expansion of bilateral ties

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif discussed a range of issues in a telephone conversation, including expansion of bilateral ties between Tehran …

 Zarif: Russia can use its military bases #039on case by case basis#039

Zarif: Russia can use its military bases 'on case by case basis'

Russia could use Iranian military bases to launch air strikes against militants in Syria on a "case by case basis", Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said. "Russia doesn't have a military …

 Is Iran planning to terminate nuclear deal?

Is Iran planning to terminate nuclear deal?

Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warns that Tehran is ready to restore its nuclear activities to the level it was before the 2015 nuclear deal with the P5+1 states, should Washington fail to honor its side …

Iran#039s foreign minister holds talks with Qatar#039s emir

Iran's foreign minister holds talks with Qatar's emir

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held talks with Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani during the trip to Doha to discuss bilateral and regional issues. An Iranian diplomat …

Iran#039s foreign minister visits Qatar, meets ruler

Iran's foreign minister visits Qatar, meets ruler

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif visited Qatar on Wednesday for talks with his Qatari counterpart and the Gulf Arab country's ruler, Reuters reported citing Tasnim news agency. Iranian President …

Ahmadinejad joins Twitter despite ban

Ahmadinejad joins Twitter despite ban

Iran’s former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has joined Twitter, despite having been instrumental in getting it banned in the country. One of Ahmadinejad’s first tweets from his personal account was a video …

Iranian Foreign Ministry denies Zarif#039s letter to Tillerson

Iranian Foreign Ministry denies Zarif's letter to Tillerson

The Iranian Foreign Ministry has denied claims that its chief, Mohammad Javad Zarif, had written a letter to US State Secretary Rex Tillerson. "The wrong, baseless and again new claim of Javad …

Zarif congratulates crew of #039The Salesman#039 on winning Oscar

Zarif congratulates crew of 'The Salesman' on winning Oscar

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif congratulated the Iranian film director Asghar Farhadi for winning Oscar 2017. "Proud of Cast and Crew of 'The Salesman' for Oscar and stance …

Iran#039s Zarif says use of chemical weapons in Syria cannot be condoned

Iran's Zarif says use of chemical weapons in Syria cannot be condoned

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, pointing to Sunni Islamist militants in Syria fighting against its allies in Damascus, told the Munich Security Conference that the use of chemical weapons could never be …

No to US troops in Syria, nuclear deal to stay, Iran#039s foreign minister says

No to US troops in Syria, nuclear deal to stay, Iran's foreign minister says

Sending US ground troops to Syria to fight ISIS will fan flames of extremism in the region that will impact the security of the whole world, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said yesterday, CNN reports. …

Zarif, UN envoy discuss Syrian issue

Zarif, UN envoy discuss Syrian issue

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met and discussed with UN's Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura in Munich on Friday, Mehr news agency reports. Zarif and his accompanying delegation who …

Iranian Foreign Ministry: Trump may renegotiate JCPOA

Iranian Foreign Ministry: Trump may renegotiate JCPOA

US President Donald Trump to try and renegotiate the nuclear accord, heralding “difficult days” ahead for the Islamic Republic, the Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said. …

Zarif: Iran unmoved by threats

Zarif: Iran unmoved by threats

“Iran unmoved by threats as we derive security from our people. We'll never initiate war, but we can only rely on our own means of defense,” Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif tweeted back in response …

Yerevan and Tehran to expand security cooperation

Yerevan and Tehran to expand security cooperation

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the Armenian Minister of Defense Vigen Sargsyan discussed cooperation in the security field, the press service of the Armenian Defence Ministry said. …

Iran confirms new missile test

Iran confirms new missile test

Iran's Defence Minister Hossein Dehghan said the Islamic Republic had tested a new missile, but added the test did not breach Tehran's nuclear accord with world powers or a UN Security Council …

 Iran threatens to stop issuing visas to US citizens after Trump#039s order

Iran threatens to stop issuing visas to US citizens after Trump's order

Iran will stop issuing entry visas to US citizens in response to US President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration, the country's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said. Zarif …

Conference on Iranian-Russian ties opens in Tehran

Conference on Iranian-Russian ties opens in Tehran

A conference marking 515 years of ties between Iran and Russia, which is being held in Tehran, is an important factor of enhancement of relations between the two countries, the Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said, …

Trump#039s immigration ban sends shockwaves

Trump's immigration ban sends shockwaves

US President Donald Trump's seismic move to ban more than 130 million people from the United States and to deny entry to all refugees reverberated worldwide Saturday, as chaos and confusion rippled through US airports, …

Zarif says Iran can immediately go back on JCPOA - media

Zarif says Iran can immediately go back on JCPOA - media

If the parties to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Actions (JCPOA) decide to withdraw from the nuclear deal one day, Iran will have more options with an easier way to go than the other side, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif …

Zarif: Trump to be surprised if ditches Iran nuclear deal

Zarif: Trump to be surprised if ditches Iran nuclear deal

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran will have its “own options” in response to any violations of the 2015 nuclear deal, adding that the Islamic Republic will “surprise” US …

Iran’s Zarif, EU’s Mogherini discuss JCPOA, Syria in Davos

Iran’s Zarif, EU’s Mogherini discuss JCPOA, Syria in Davos

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and European Union Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini Wednesday held talks on various issues, including the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, …

Zarif: Iran can cooperate with Saudi

Zarif: Iran can cooperate with Saudi

Iran and Saudi Arabia should be able to work together to help end conflicts in Syria and Yemen, after successfully cooperating over Lebanon last year, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said at the World …

Iran’s Zarif to address Davos forum

Iran’s Zarif to address Davos forum

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Switzerland to take part in the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum underway in Davos. Heading a high-ranking delegation, Zarif arrived in Davos to address …