World | Reuters | Friday November 21, 2014
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohommad Javad Zarif will leave the nuclear talks with six world powers today and return to Tehran for discussions with top officials four days before a deadline for a final agreement expires.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 13, 2014
Despite nearly a year of negotiations, Iran and six major powers are unlikely to meet a November 24 deadline to reach a final deal to lift international sanctions on Tehran in exchange for curbs on its nuclear program, officials say.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 11, 2014
Iran and world powers met in Muscat on Tuesday amid growing signs that a long-bargained deal on Tehran's nuclear programme will not be struck by a November 24 deadline.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 10, 2014
Iran and the United States held a second day of talks on Monday in Oman about a long hoped for nuclear deal, with key differences threatening to scupper a final agreement.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 9, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry will on Sunday seek a breakthrough in nuclear talks with Iran, with domestic pressures in both countries now weighing heavily on hopes for a deal.
World | Reuters | Saturday November 8, 2014
Iran sees no alternative to a diplomatic settlement with six world powers on its nuclear programme and believes both sides are resolved to reach a deal by a self-imposed Nov. 24 deadline, its deputy foreign minister said on Saturday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Several thousand Iranians gathered outside the former US embassy in Tehran on Tuesday to mark its storming by students 35 years ago, burning the American flag.
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.