World | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 17, 2014
Iran said on Thursday it is against extending a November 24 deadline for troubled nuclear talks, even though major stumbling blocks remain in the way of a deal.
World | Reuters | Thursday October 16, 2014
A senior US official said some progress was made in high-level nuclear negotiations with Iran on Wednesday but much work remained to be done, adding the goal was still to reach a deal by a late November deadline.
World | Reuters | Thursday October 16, 2014
A senior U.S. official said after high-level nuclear talks with Iran on Wednesday that some progress continued to be made but much work remained to be done, adding the goal was still to reach a deal by a late November deadline.
World | Reuters | Monday September 22, 2014
Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said a meeting he held with his Saudi counterpart on Sunday would bring a new chapter in ties between their countries, Iran's official IRNA news agency reported
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 22, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday raised the threat of Islamic militants in Iraq and Syria directly with his Iranian counterpart in high-level talks in New York, a US official said.
World | Associated Press | Monday September 22, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry emerged from talks Sunday with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Javad Zarif, saying Washington was intent on advancing negotiations focused on reducing Iran's atomic activities in exchange for an end to nuclear-relate...
World | Reuters | Friday September 19, 2014
US President Barack Obama is not scheduled to meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in New York during the United Nations General Assembly next week, though the U.S. leader remains open to such a meeting, a senior U.S. official said on Thursday.
World | Reuters | Thursday September 18, 2014
A diplomatic breakthrough is unlikely on a nuclear deal to end sanctions against Iran when talks resume in New York this week between Tehran and six world powers deadlocked after a year of negotiations.
World | Associated Press | Thursday September 18, 2014
Iran's foreign minister is ruling out cooperating with the United States in helping Iraq fight Islamic State militants and warning that the terrorist group poses a much broader global threat that needs new thinking to eradicate.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 17, 2014
EU foreign affairs head Catherine Ashton will meet Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Javad Zarif on Wednesday in New York for further talks on Tehran's contested nuclear programme, her spokeswoman said.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday September 13, 2014
The secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council accused the United States on Saturday of violating the sovereignty of nations on the "pretext of fighting terrorism" in Iraq and Syria.
World | Associated Press | Sunday August 31, 2014
Iran's foreign minister says he is ready to meet his Saudi Arabian counterpart on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in September and to visit the Gulf powerhouse later this year.
World | Reuters | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Iran has supplied weapons and ammunition to Iraqi Kurdish forces, Kurdistan President Massoud Barzani said on Tuesday at a joint press conference with Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Arbil, capital of Iraq's Kurdish region.
World | Reuters | Monday August 25, 2014
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton will hold talks in Brussels next Monday on Iran's nuclear programme, the EU said on Monday.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday August 24, 2014
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday began a two-day visit to Iraq, which is fighting a Sunni Muslim insurgency led by Islamic State jihadists, state news agency IRNA reported.
World | Reuters | Sunday August 24, 2014
Bombings across Iraq killed at least 35 people in attacks that appeared to be revenge for an assault on a Sunni mosque that has deepened sectarian conflict.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 22, 2014
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will visit ally Moscow next week, the Islamic republic's ambassador to Russia wrote on Facebook Friday, media reports said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 27, 2014
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif conducted a hefty round of telephone diplomacy late on Sunday to rally support and humanitarian aid for Palestinians in the besieged Gaza Strip.
World | Associated Press | Monday July 21, 2014
Iran has turned all of its enriched uranium closest to the level needed to make nuclear arms into more harmless forms, the United Nations' nuclear agency said Sunday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 16, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry will brief President Barack Obama on Iran nuclear talks on Wednesday, amid signs that world powers and Tehran will seek to extend deal-making beyond the Sunday deadline.