Nina Mamedova

Iran agrees on nuclear deal without U.S.

Tehran is willing to return to compliance with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) if Europe restarts observing its provisions, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said. "If Europe fulfills its …

Iran partially withdraws from nuclear agreement

Tehran decided to partially suspend the execution of some of its obligations under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on the Iran nuclear program, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said. Rouhani said Iran …

Iran issues ultimatum on Strait of Hormuz

Iran does not intend to close the Strait of Hormuz, but would severely confront those who endanger its security, Chief of staff of Iran's armed forces, Major-General Mohammad Baqeri said. "The [Iranian] …

Iran gives reply to 'oil bulls'

Managing director of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Ali Kardor said Tehran has no plans for any reduction in the country’s oil output despite the looming US sanctions. "We are not planning on …

Iran files complaint against US

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) will hear Iran's lawsuit against the US over illegal freezing of two billion dollars worth of the Central Bank of Iran's (CBI) assets, spokesman for the Iranian Foreign Ministry Bahram …

Excavation work starts for Bushehr 2

Excavation work has started at the site of unit 2 of the Bushehr nuclear power plant in southern Iran, Atomproekt, the reactor design subsidiary of Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom, announced today. Construction and installation work …