iran nuclear deal]
PUBLISHED ON JUN 20, 2021 05:37 PM IST
Negotiations have been going on in Vienna since April to work out the nature and sequencing of steps Iran and the United States must take on nuclear activities.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Joydeep Bose
PUBLISHED ON JUN 14, 2021 06:39 AM IST
Naftali Bennett, who became the new prime minister of Israel topping Benjamin Netanyahu's 12-year rule, is unlikely to shed the adversarial stance held by his predecessor against the Iranian nuclear deal, a view shared by the top military and political establishment within the country.
PUBLISHED ON JUN 13, 2021 03:42 AM IST
Hassan Rouhani is widely expected to be succeeded by conservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi, who’s generally seen as hostile to engagement with the US.
PTI | , Vienna
PUBLISHED ON JUN 13, 2021 12:22 AM IST
Senior diplomats from China, Germany, France, Russia, and Britain concluded a 90-minute meeting with Iranian representatives at a hotel in the Austrian capital.
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2021 06:01 AM IST
- Rouhani is Iran's main architect of the 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers, which was torpedoed by former US president Donald Trump in 2018.
AP | , Vienna
PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2021 01:52 AM IST
“I’m sure that the next round will be the one in which we will finally get the deal," Enrique Mora, the European Union official who chaired Wednesday's talks in Vienna, said.
PTI | , Tel Aviv
PUBLISHED ON JUN 02, 2021 12:16 AM IST
"If we have to choose, I hope it doesn't happen, between friction with our great friend the United States and eliminating the existential threat — eliminating the existential threat” wins, Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu said.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 01, 2021 03:57 PM IST
- The US will not have a representative at the table when the diplomats meet in Vienna because former President Donald Trump unilaterally pulled the country out of the deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, in 2018.
AP | , Brussels
PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2021 03:56 PM IST
“This is an occasion that we cannot miss,” to revive the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or JCPOA, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell told reporters via video-link.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 23, 2021 06:47 PM IST
Iran's envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency, Kazem Gharibabadi, said it had ended implementation of the so-called Additional Protocol at midnight (2030 GMT) on Monday. The agreement allowed the IAEA to carry out short-notice inspections.
AP | , Tehran
PUBLISHED ON FEB 23, 2021 04:13 PM IST
The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran has promised to preserve the tapes for three months, then hand it over to the IAEA - but only if granted sanctions relief.
Reuters | , Tehran
PUBLISHED ON FEB 21, 2021 05:21 AM IST
Iran and the United States have been at odds over who should take the first step to revive the 2015 accord. Iran insists the United States must first lift former President Donald Trump's sanctions while Washington says Tehran must first return to compliance with the deal.
AP | , Washington
PUBLISHED ON FEB 19, 2021 06:05 AM IST
The State Department said the US would accept an invitation from the European Union to attend a meeting of the participants in the original agreement.
Reuters | , Dubai
PUBLISHED ON JAN 30, 2021 10:20 PM IST
Iran began breaching the deal's limits on uranium enrichment activity after Washington withdrew from the pact in 2018 under then-President Donald Trump.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2021 08:03 PM IST
French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, in an interview, said Iran was building up its nuclear weapons' capacity.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2020 03:28 PM IST
Biden said during the presidential campaign that Trump’s Iran policy weakened US national security and left Tehran closer than ever to being able to build a nuclear bomb.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON OCT 29, 2020 04:33 PM IST
Challenger Joe Biden, leading in most polls, has signaled he’ll seek to bring Iran back into the 2015 nuclear accord the US brokered when he was vice president under Barack Obama.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Meenakshi Ray
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2020 01:14 PM IST
Since quitting the nuclear accord in May 2018, the Trump administration has intensified efforts to pressure the Islamic Republic, ratcheting up sanctions.
Vienna | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2020 08:56 PM IST
Rafael Grossi, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, also told board members in Vienna that since Tehran’s Jan. 5 announcement it appears that Iran hasn’t escalated its violations of the nuclear pact, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
Tehran | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON NOV 05, 2019 01:32 PM IST
The development is significant as the centrifuges previously spun empty, without gas injection, under the landmark 2015 nuclear accord. It also increases pressure on European nations that remain in the accord, which at this point has all but collapsed.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 16, 2019 06:49 PM IST
It is likely that one country’s defensive move aimed at deterrence can be interpreted as an offensive move by the other
United States | By Agence France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON DEC 04, 2018 09:28 AM IST
France said it was concerned by the test-firing with the foreign ministry describing it as “provocative and destabilising” and “does not conform” with UN resolution 2231 on the Iran deal.
Agence France-Presse, Tehran | By Agence France-Presse, Tehran
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2018 03:26 PM IST
The top diplomats of Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia will join Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in the Austrian capital.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Moushumi Das Gupta
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2018 07:13 AM IST
India has selected an Iranian company, Kaveh Port and Mar ine Services, for running the operations for 18 months till it selects a firm to manage and maintain the facility for long term.
Reuters, London | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2018 09:51 AM IST
Iranian foreign minister says US illegal withdrawal from the deal and its bullying methods to bring other governments in line with that decision have discredited the rule of law in international arena.
Press Trust of India, Washington | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2018 11:59 PM IST
According to the independent Congressional Research Service report, New Delhi does not agree with the United States that the Tehran has violated the nuclear deal.
Reuters, Beirut | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2018 01:36 PM IST
“History has shown that with the attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki America is the top criminal with regard to missiles,” Ismail Kowsari, the deputy commander of the Sarollah Revolutionary Guards base in Tehran, said.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayanth Jacob
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2018 07:36 AM IST
Iran is the third largest source of Indian oil export and India is making huge strategic investment in Chabahar port. As US plans sanctions on Iran, India is gauging the impact on oil payments.
Associated Press, Paris | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 13, 2018 08:14 AM IST
French President Emmanuel Macron called up United States President Donald Trump to say he’s very worried about tensions in the Middle East after the latter’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear accord.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Moushumi Das Gupta and Jayanth Jacob
UPDATED ON MAY 10, 2018 11:57 PM IST
Chabahar opens a transit route to Iran and Afghanistan that will also give India access to markets in Central Asia.