Iran’s coverage: Differences remain in Iran-P5+1 talks: Zarif

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Technical, political differences remain in nuclear talks: Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says both technical and political differences remain between Iran and the P5+1, saying, however, that the two sides are working to narrow the differences.

Russian, Iranian foreign ministers to hold bilateral talks in Moscow June 4

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif plans to hold bilateral talks with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Moscow on June 4, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said Saturday.

 

 

Six powers agree way to restore U.N. sanctions in push for Iran deal – sources

Six world powers have agreed on a way to restore U.N. sanctions on Iran if the country breaks the terms of a future nuclear deal, clearing a major obstacle to an accord ahead of a June 30 deadline, Western officials told Reuters.

 

Iran nuclear talks very constructive: Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry says the latest round of nuclear talks with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif have been ‘very constructive’ while top Iranian negotiator Abbas Araqchi says some gaps still remain. 

 

Iran reiterates support for Yemeni people

A senior Iranian official has condemned the Saudi military aggression against Yemen, reiterating that the Islamic Republic supports resistance of the Yemeni nation in face of oppression.

 

Shamkhani talks on Iran’s red lines on ISIL

Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani outlines the three red lines Iran has in dealing with the situation in neighboring Iraq where Takfiri militants have been committing crimes against humanity.

 

Iran, P5+1 group to meet in Vienna June 4 for new nuclear talks

The next round of talks between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries on Tehran’s nuclear program will take place in Vienna on June 4, according to Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi.

 

Minister: Iran developing oil fields regardless of sanctions

Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh described the country’s oil industry as “growing” and said the Islamic Republic is developing oil fields regardless of whether the unfair economic sanctions imposed by the West are lifted or not.

 

Iranian deputy FM: Differences with powers still in place

Iran’s senior negotiator Seyed Abbas Araqchi announced that the meeting between Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his US counterpart couldn’t settle the differences over a final nuclear deal.

 

FIVB World League: Iran loses to USA

Iranian national volleyball team was defeated against USA 3-1 (25-19, 25-22, 23-25, 25-23) in Pool B of the 2015 FIVB World League on Sunday.