Iran’s coverage: Theresa May urges Donald Trump to keep Iran nuclear deal

Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:

 

May reaffirms UK commitment to Iran nuclear deal in call with Trump

British Prime Minister Theresa May has reaffirmed London’s commitment to the Iran nuclear agreement and called on Washington to remain committed to the landmark deal alongside other European signatories.

 

Iran nuclear chief meets UK foreign secretary in London

Iran’s top nuclear official Ali Akbar Salehi met British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in the British capital on Wednesday.

 

President in a meeting with Tanzanian Foreign Minister: Deepening ties with African countries a key principle in Iran’s foreign policy

The president welcomed development of relations with African countries as a key principle in foreign policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran and emphasised that Tehran welcomes development and deepening of its relations with all African countries, including Tanzania as a friend country.

 

Iran to have proportionate reaction to US violation of JCPOA

Any continued significant non-implementation of the JCPOA commitments by one of its participants will definitely be faced with a proportionate reaction by Iran, Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations said.

Iranian, Tanzanian FMs hold talks in Tehran

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his counterpart from Tanzania Augustine Mahiga have discussed issues of mutual interest in a meeting in Tehran.

 

Oman, Iran discuss military cooperation

Oman Air Force Commander Major General Matar bin Ali al-Obaidani met with Deputy Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces for international affairs Brigadier General Qadir Nezami on Tuesday.

Iran MPs: IRGC entitled to reciprocate if blacklisted by US

A key Iranian parliamentary body says the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) reserves the right to treat US military forces as terrorists if Washington blacklists the elite force.

 

Iran FM briefs MPs behind closed doors on Trump threats against JCPOA

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has attended a parliamentary session to brief the lawmakers on a range of issues, including recent US threats against the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and six world powers.

 

Iran president defends Guards in show of unity anticipating Trump

Iran’s moderate president gave a full-throated defense of his one-time rivals in the Revolutionary Guards on Wednesday, as the country’s pragmatist and hardline factions rallied together in the face of threats from Donald Trump.

Russia ready to mediate talks between Saudi Arabia & Iran – deputy FM

Russia is ready and willing to mediate in establishing relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov has stated.