Rouhani: ‘No negotiations’ needed to restore Iran nuclear deal

President Rouhani says Iran will return to its commitments that were part of the deal if other signatories do the same. Tehran, Iran – Iran’s nuclear deal can be restored without negotiations despite recent escalations following the assassination of a top nuclear scientist, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has told world powers. Rouhani said United States […]

Iran’s ‘envoy’ to Yemen’s Houthi sanctioned by US

The United States Treasury Department announced sanctions against Hasan Irlu and Al-Mustafa International University on Tuesday. The administration of outgoing United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday kept up its maximum pressure campaign of sanctions designed to squeeze Iran by blacklisting an Iranian official as well as a major Iranian university and another individual. Among […]

Rouhani accuses ‘mercenary’ Israel of killing top Iran scientist

Iranian president accuses Israel of assassinating high-ranking nuclear physicist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh. Iran’s president has accused Israel of killing a high-ranking Iranian nuclear physicist long suspected by the West of masterminding a secret nuclear bomb programme, state TV reported. “Once again, the evil hands of global arrogance were stained with the blood of the mercenary usurper […]

Iran to allow UN watchdog access to 2 suspected ex-nuclear sites

Iran has agreed to allow inspectors by the United Nations’ nuclear watchdog to access two suspected former secret nuclear sites, after a months-long standoff between the two sides. The agreement reached on Wednesday came during a visit by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) chief Rafael Grossi to Tehran for high-level talks. “Iran is voluntarily […]