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Iran nuclear deal


Iran says it is enriching uranium with 20% purity

January 05, 2021 12:39 pm

The move would put Iran just a short, technical step away from producing weapons grade nuclear material. It comes amid heightened tensions between Iran and the US in the waning days of the Trump administration.

Iran's parliament advances bill to stop nuclear inspections

December 01, 2020 4:38 pm

The bill would give European countries three months to ease sanctions on Iran's key oil and gas sector, and to restore its access to the international banking system.

Iran won't accept any demands beyond 2015 nuclear deal

August 25, 2020 4:32 pm

Iran has dismissed allegations of nuclear activities at two sites saying it would continue close cooperation within the legal framework of the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world major powers.

Thirteen of 15-member UN Security Council oppose US push for Iran sanctions

August 22, 2020 9:18 am

The United States has accused Iran of breaching a 2015 deal with world powers that aimed to stop Tehran developing nuclear weapons in return for sanctions relief.

Iran Nuclear Deal: A pact in Jeopardy

July 20, 2020 5:20 pm

The unravelling of the Iran Nuclear Deal will affect the strategic stability of India’s neighbourhood .

Germany, France, UK press Iran to provide atomic site access

June 20, 2020 8:18 am

Iran’s foreign ministry described the resolution as an “unconstructive, irresponsible and unacceptable action." Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi accused Britain, France and Germany of creating tension between Iran and the IAEA and trying to avoid “their responsibilities based on the nuclear deal.”

Iran-US conflict: China says American use of force aggravating Middle East tension

January 06, 2020 3:59 pm

"Power politics are neither popular nor sustainable," Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said at a daily briefing. "The US's risky military behaviour in recent days goes against the basic norms of international relations," China said.

Iran steps further from nuclear deal with move on centrifuges

November 06, 2019 7:25 am

Iran said on Monday that it had started using a new set of advanced centrifuges, its latest move to build up its nuclear program, bringing the country a step closer to being able to produce enough nuclear material for a bomb.

Israel’s leader says Iran hid a nuclear weapons site

September 10, 2019 8:26 am

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel displayed satellite photographs that he said showed the site, and he called upon other countries to join the United States in maintaining pressure on Tehran.

Iran's nuclear chief: European Union has failed to fulfil 2015 deal commitments

September 08, 2019 5:44 pm

"Unfortunately the European parties have failed to fulfil their commitments... The deal is not a one-way street and Iran will act accordingly as we have done so far by gradually downgrading our commitments," said Ali Akbar Salehi, director of Iran's nuclear energy agency.


Iran celebrates historic nuclear deal, Israel irked by the progress

April 04, 2015 1:18 pm

Iran, the United States, Russia, Britain, France and Germany secured the deal to be implemented by June 30 as part of a comprehensive agreement.