Iran’s coverage: Iran nuclear deal ‘Rare Triumph of Diplomacy Over Confrontation’: Zarif

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


Mohammad Javad Zarif: Europe must work with Iran

On a crisp morning in Vienna two summers ago, hours before concluding the nuclear deal with the United States, the European Union and five other world powers, I took to Twitter to write that the landmark accord was “not a ceiling but a solid foundation.”

Iran’s Top Commander: Trump’s decision on Quds heralds new intifada

Chief of Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri announced that US President Donald Trump’s controversial decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel’s capital heralds the start of a new Intifada.


FM spox: MFA to pursue Nazanin Zaghari’s case

Iran’s FM Spokesman Ghasemi said Mon. that the Foreign Ministry will follow up for humanitarian reasons on the case of Nazanin Zaghari who is in detention on charges of espionage against Iran.

Johnson to Iran nuke chief: Trump’s JCPOA policy has no basis for implementation

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson reassured Iran’s nuclear chief Salehi that Donald Trump’s policies toward the nuclear deal have no basis for implementation.

MoD: US accountable for any further regional conflict

Brigadier General Hatami the Defense Minister of Iran said the US will be responsible for any further tension and bloodshed in the region.

Iranian spokesman slams some Arab States’ betrayal of Muslims, Palestine

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi slammed certain Arab states for their inaction on a recent move by the US government to recognize al-Quds (Jerusalem) as the capital of the Israeli regime and said they betrayed Muslims.

IRGC Commander: Israel unable to pose threat to Iran

Lieutenant Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Brigadier General Hossein Salami said Israel is unable to endanger Iran due to the latter’s high deterrence power.


Iran not interfering in Yemen: FM Spokesman

Iranian foreign ministry spokesman said on Monday that Iran is not interfering in the Yemen-Saudi War whatsoever.


Iran denies demanding Tunisia to mediate between Tehran, Riyadh

The Iranian foreign ministry rejected claims that Tehran has demanded Tunisia to mediate between the country and Saudi Arabia to resolve their differences.

French president’s official visit to Iran on agenda: Spokesman

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi reiterated Tehran’s policy to boost relations with Paris in all areas and said a visit by French President Emmanuel Macron to the Islamic Republic is on the agenda.