Russia, Iran, Turkey ready for dialogue with ‘small group’ on Syria
Participants of the Astana Talks on Syria (Russia, Iran, Turkey) and members of the so-called Small Group (the UK, Germany, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, the US and France) can begin dialogue after the …
Iran won’t change its policy unless US removes sanctions
The Iranian leadership will not change its policy course unless the United States removes its sanctions on Tehran, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday.
"Iran will continue reducing its …
Iran to return to compliance with nuclear deal if Europe observes it
Iran 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 on …
Iranian Grace 1 tanker sails out of Gibraltar
The Iranian Grace 1 supertanker, detained on July 4 at the US request on suspicion of violating the sanctions imposed on Syria, has left Gibraltar, The Wall Street Journal reported.
According to the …
Iran ready to continue reducing nuclear deal commitments
Tehran is ready to continue reducing its commitments to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on Iran’s nuclear program if other signatory countries fail to resume compliance, Iranian …
Work to set up Syria constitutional committee is almost over
Work to set up a Syrian constitutional committee is almost over but it is too early to speak about the exact date of its completion, Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said when asked if the …
Russian PM, Iranian First Vice President discuss cooperation amid sanctions
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has referred to the meeting with Iran’s First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri on the sidelines of the first Caspian Economic Forum in Turkmenistan as a good …
Tehran views Persian Gulf as its sovereign territory
Iran must ensure security in the Persian Gulf, which it considers as its sovereign territory, Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Friday.
"Iran has historic responsibility for …
How pervasive is Saudi penetration of western political systems?
When the Royal Marines seized the Iranian-owned Grace 1 supertanker off Gibraltar on July 4th, then British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt hailed the seizure as a sign that Iran had “no place to …
Washington and Riyadh agree to counter Iran's attempts to "destabilize" global oil market
US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and Saudi Arabia's Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Khalid Al-Falih held talks in Washington and agreed to counter Iran's attempts to "destabilize" …