Iran has shown flexibility during nuclear talks: Senior negotiator

Press TV -(Fri Mar 27, 2015) A senior Iranian nuclear negotiator says the country has shown “necessary flexibility” during talks with the P5+1 group of countries and that the other side must make a decision to finalize discussed solutions, Press TV reports. Iranian Foreign Ministry’s Director General for Political Affairs Hamid Baeidinejad made the remarks in the […]

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 […]

Head of AEOI voices optimism about nuclear deal

Press TV -(Thu Mar 26, 2015) The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) has expressed optimism about the signing of a deal between Iran and the P5+1 group on the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program. Ali Akbar Salehi said on Thursday that he is “optimistic” about reaching a nuclear deal despite efforts by certain sides to hamper the […]

Iran, Russia diplomats hold talks on situation in Yemen

Press TV -(Wed Mar 25, 2015) A high-ranking diplomat of Iran’s Foreign Ministry has held talks with authorities in Moscow over the situation in Yemen. Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian met with his Russian counterpart, Mikhail Bogdanov, in the country’s capital on Wednesday. “During the discussion of the situation in the Republic of Yemen the common […]

Canada PM’s anti-Iran remarks illogical, spiteful: Tehran

Press TV -(Mon Mar 23, 2015) Iran has dismissed as “repetitious, illogical and tedious” Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s allegations that Iranians live under “tyranny.”   Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, Marzieh Afkham, said on Monday that the Canadian premier made very superficial and unrealistic remarks about Iran, adding that Canada’s conservative government is in fact an “extremist” administration. “It is most […]