Iran’s coverage: US withdrawal from JCPOA was irresponsible: Iran nuclear chief

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Reaction to Trump JCPOA pullout questions US policy’s validity: Iran’s Salehi

Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi said the reaction of the global community to Washington’s withdrawal from the JCPOA raises serious doubts about validity and wisdom of the American policy.


Iran embassy in Athens attacked by Kurd anarchists

Members of the anarchist group Rouvikonas attacked the Iranian embassy in Athens with bottles of paint early on Monday morning.


AEOI, Rosatom pledge to extend bilateral coop.

The Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Ali Akbar Salehi, and Rosatom’s CEO Alexey Likhachev met on Mon. in Vienna and vowed to expand bilateral cooperation.


Iran says may hold meeting with JCPOA FMs in New York

Iranian foreign ministry spokesman says foreign ministers of Iran and other parties to the 2015 nuclear deal are likely to hold a meeting on the sidelines of this year’s UN General Assembly in New York to discuss efforts to salvage the nuclear pact.


Iran ‘has received new trade proposals from Europe’

Iran has received new proposals from Europe that would potentially meet its demand for practical guarantees for continued trade and keep Iran in a nuclear deal with five world powers, says the Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman, amid attempts by the United States to derail that agreement.


Iraq no base for anti-Iran attacks: New parliament speaker

The newly-elected speaker of the Iraqi legislature says he won’t tolerate efforts by anti-Iran groups to use Iraq’s soil to attack the Islamic Republic.


Leader’s Top Aide: Iran, Russia, Turkey want liberation of Idlib without bloodshed

Iranian Supreme Leader’s top aide for international affairs Akbar Velayati underlined that his country along with Russia and Turkey (as guarantors of peace in Syria) are in favor of returning the terrorist-occupied Idlib province to the Syrian government without shedding any blood.


Russia’s energy minister slams Washington’s sanctions on Iran as ‘unproductive’ & ‘wrong’

There will be consequences as a result of the United States’ sanctions on Iran’s oil industry which are due to be re-imposed in November, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said.

Tehran talking to Beijing about Chinese Muslims: Iran FM spokesman

Iran has always supported the Muslims in the world, said the spokesman of the Iranian Foreign Ministry on Monday.


Amano reiterates Iran’s compliance with JCPOA

Iran is implementing its nuclear-related commitments under the JCPOA said IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano on Monday.