Iran, US, EU resume nuclear talks in Lausanne

Press TV -(Fri Mar 27, 2015) Iranian officials and their negotiating sides from the United States and the European Union have kicked off a new round of talks on Tehran’s nuclear program in the Swiss city of Lausanne. The three sides convened their meeting early Friday aiming to minimize differences ahead of a deadline for an agreement […]

Iran urges Mideast states to help restore calm to region

Press TV -(Fri Mar 27, 2015) Iran has urged regional countries to act responsibly to help restore calm to the Middle East, urging the states which have adopted wrong policies to abandon their erroneous strategies. “Those which have caused irreparable damage with their strategic mistakes and ambitious policies had better adopt responsible policies and tap into the […]

Iran nuclear deal needs political will: Zarif

Press TV -(Fri Mar 27, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has reaffirmed the Islamic Republic’s determination to reach a nuclear agreement with the P5+1 countries, calling on the opposite parties to show political will. “I feel that we can definitely find solutions but reaching a solution requires political will from the opposite side,” Zarif said […]

Iran optimistic about progress in nuclear talks: Araqchi

Press TV -(Fri Mar 27, 2015) A senior Iranian nuclear negotiator says Tehran is optimistic about progress in the nuclear talks despite many disagreements between Iran and the P5+1 group of powers, Press TV reports. “Everything is serious. There are many disagreements. We are trying to bridge the gaps. We are not hopeless. We are still hopeful […]

Iranian President’s view of the situation in Yemen

Thu Mar 26, 2015 – The countries of the region must avoid any action that would worsen the crisis. We will focus our efforts on the three goals of stopping foreign military intervention, thwarting the reemergence of any opportunities for terrorists, and  the establishment of an broad-based government in Yemen. There is no military solution to Yemen’s problems […]

Exceptional chance for Iran nuclear issue: Rouhani

Press TV -(Thu Mar 26, 2015) Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says an “exceptional opportunity” has emerged for the resolution of Tehran’s nuclear issue. Rouhani made the remarks on Thursday in a phone conversation with British Prime Minister David Cameron as Iran, the United States and the European Union ended a second round of nuclear talks on Tehran’s nuclear program […]

Iranian Foreign Minister’s view of the situation in Yemen

Thu Mar 26, 2015 – We want an immediate halt to Saudi Arabia’s military operations in Yemen. These military operations violate the sovereignty of Yemen. These operations will achieve nothing but bloodshed. We shall all focus our efforts in order to contain the crisis in Yemen. The issue of Yemen is a bitter episode currently playing out in our region. […]

Iran’s Zarif opposes 2-stage nuclear deal: Source

Press TV -(Thu Mar 26, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is opposed a two-stage agreement in the ongoing nuclear negotiation with the US and EU representatives, rejecting a US daily claim to the contrary, said an Iranian source close to the negotiation team in Lausanne, Switzerland. Reacting Thursday to a New York Times article, claiming that […]

Iran’s Zarif urges immediate end to Saudi attacks on Yemen

Press TV -(Thu Mar 26, 2015) The Iranian foreign minister has called on Saudi Arabia to immediately cease its military aggression against Yemen. “We demand an immediate stop to the Saudi military operations in Yemen,” Mohammad Javad Zarif said in an interview with Iran’s Arabic-language al-Alam news network on Thursday. Zarif said the military operations constitute a […]

Iran, US kick off fresh nuclear talks

Press TV -(Thu Mar 26, 2015) Iranian and US diplomacy chiefs have kicked off a fresh round of talks in the Swiss city of Lausanne as part of broader negotiations between Iran and six world powers aimed at clinching a final deal over Tehran’s nuclear program. Thursday’s talks between Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and US […]