Mohammad Javad Zarif

Zarif to address UN Security Council

Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif will deliver a speech at UN Security Council session about Resolution 2231 on Tuesday through a video conference, Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi said "Iranian FM held …

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Scientist Sirous Asgari returns to Iran - media

Iranian scientist Sirous Asgari who was arrested by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) was released upon the efforts made by the Iranian Foreign Ministry and returned home on Wednesday. Dr. Asgari, 59, was taken to …

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Iran frees German nstional in prisoner swap

A German citizen has been released from jail in Iran as part of a prisoner swap, the Iranian judiciary said. "We announced that we are ready to [release] this German national ... on condition that they [the German government] …

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Tehran names terms of negotiations with Washington

The Iranian side is ready for negotiations with the United States if Washington changes course and refuses anti-Iranian sanctions, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said. According to him, Tehran does not exclude the …

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Tehran offers Ankara help in connection with earthquake

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that Tehran is ready to assist Turkey in eliminating the effects of a strong earthquake, as a result of which more than 20 people died. The diplomat offered help during a telephone …

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Iran pulls out of NPT, if...

Iran will withdraw from the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), if Iran’s nuclear file is sent to the United Nations Security Council, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said. "If the Europeans …

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JCPOA's future depends on E3, not Iran: Zarif

Referring to the dispute resolution mechanism which was activated on Tuesday by France, Britain, and Germany, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday that JCPOA's future depends on E3, not Iran, Mehr news agency …

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Iran apologies for shooting down Ukrainian airplane

The Iranian government acknowledged late Friday that its armed forces were responsible for shooting down a Ukrainian airliner earlier this week, leaving 176 passengers dead, Mother Jones reports. Twitter, Iranian foreign minister …

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Washington and Iran exchange prisoners

Iran and the U.S. conducted a prisoner exchange Saturday that saw a detained Princeton scholar released for an Iranian scientist held by America, marking a rare diplomatic breakthrough between Tehran and Washington after months of tensions, TIME …

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Protesters set fire to Iranian consulate in Iraq

Anti-government protesters have set fire to the Iranian consulate in Iraq's Najaf for the second time in less than a week, according to police sources. At least 33 people were wounded when police fired live ammunition to repel them …

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Tokayev invites Rouhani to visit Kazakhstan

Kazakh president Kassym-Jomart Tokayev held a meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Nur-Sultan. Zarif arrived in Kazakhstan on Monday to take part in the Astana Club 2019 at …

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