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Iran's Zarif calls on Trump to reject hawkish allies' thirst for war

Zarif has in the past said that a so-called “B-team” including Trump’s national security adviser John Bolton, an ardent Iran hawk, and conservative Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu could goad Trump into a conflict with Tehran.

US troop move to Middle East dangerous for international peace: Iran's Foreign Minsiter Zarif

The United States said it was sending 1,500 troops to region in what it called an effort to bolster defences against Tehran, and it accused Iran's Revolutionary Guards of direct responsibility for attacks on tankers this month.


China, Iran foreign ministers meet amid Middle East tensions

Iran wishes to cooperate with China ``bilaterally and multilaterally, in order to preserve the interests of our two peoples ... for peace and security,'' Zarif said.

Iran's Zarif warns of risk from 'extremist' individuals in US government

Mohammad Javad Zarif was in New Delhi for talks with Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj after New Delhi stopped purchases of Iranian oil this month in the wake of renewed U.S. sanctions.

Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif, architect of nuclear deal, resigns on Instagram

He gave no specific reasons for his decision. Unconfirmed media reports indicated he resigned over Syrian President Bashar al Assad's visit to Tehran on Monday.

US, Iran seek nuclear breakthrough as deadline nears

US Secretary of State John Kerry started a meeting with Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif to try to close substantial gaps before November 24.


Bridging the Gulf

The stage is set for a more vigorous engagement with the region.

Iran will start implementing nuclear agreement in weeks: Zarif

Zarif's team was acclaimed by Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

Iranian minister blames West for n-talks breakdown

IRANIAN Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif hit back at US Secretary of State John Kerry late Tuesday and blamed divisions between Western powers for failure of talks over Tehran’s disputed nuclear programme in Geneva last week. Responding to remarks by Kerry in Abu Dhabi Monday,Zarif said blaming Iran only served to undermine confidence in the […]

Hardline newspaper report sends Iran foreign minister to hospital

Iran's foreign minister and chief nuclear negotiator went to hospital with back and leg pain he said were brought on by a hardline newspaper.