From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. The UN atomic watchdog hits back at US criticism of the Iran nuclear deal, insisting its inspections there are the world’s toughest and that Tehran is sticking to the accord.
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From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. US President Donald Trump’s administration has given another indication it intends to dismantle the Iran nuclear deal, a landmark agreement reached under former president Barack Obama.
The latest report by the UN nuclear agency confirmed once again that Iran has been honoring its commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, a nuclear agreement between Tehran and the Group 5+1 (Russia, China, the US, Britain, France and Germany). Iran is honoring the terms of the JCPOA, the International Atomic Energy Agency […]
From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. President Hassan Rouhani warns that Iran could abandon its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers within hours if the United States keeps on imposing new sanctions as he outlines plans for his new term.
By Seyed Hossein Mousavian for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. While President Donald Trump’s State Department has twice now certified Iranian compliance with the July 2015 nuclear deal, there are indications that Trump is intent on scuttling his predecessor’s signature foreign policy achievement. However, […]
By Barbara Slavin for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iranians Support Restarting Nuclear Program if US backs out of Deal Iranians’ approval of the 2015 nuclear deal is growing, but so is their appetite for restarting the country’s suspended program if the Donald Trump […]
The United States announced new sanctions against 18 Iranian individuals, groups and networks on Tuesday, over the Islamic Republic’s missile program. The move comes just one day after the Trump administration certified the Iranian government’s compliance with the nuclear deal. Iran’s Foreign Ministry condemned the new measures and said it will respond to the US […]
By John Lee. The United Kingdom’s Minister for Foreign Affairs has argued that the Iran nuclear deal — officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) — is working, and represents “the best option for the international community.” Writing in The Washington Post, Boris Johnson says: “In the troubled landscape of the Middle […]
By John Lee. A report from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) says that Iran is still sticking to the 2015 nuclear accord. UN atomic watchdog said Iran’s nuclear activities remain much reduced, making any push to make an atomic bomb much harder than before the agreement, according to AFP. The quarterly assessment added that […]
By John Lee. Reuters reports that Iran plans to buy 950 tons of uranium ore from Kazakhstan over three years. The Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA) says Iran expects to get Russian help in producing nuclear fuel. The 2015 nuclear deal did not set limits on Iran’s supplies of uranium ore. (Source: Reuters)
By Barbara Slavin, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. If Donald Trump preserves the Iran nuclear deal, that will surprise many Iranians. That’s one finding of a new poll by the Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland (CISSM) & IranPoll.com, which have […]
From International Crisis Group. Re-published with permission by Iran Business News. Implementing the Iran Nuclear Deal: A Status Report One year since its “implementation day”, 16 January 2016, the July 2015 nuclear agreement between Iran and the five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany (the P5+1) – the Joint Comprehensive Plan of […]
From AFP. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. The future of the nuclear deal between Iran and six powers, including the United States, which came into effect a year ago, now depends on the policies of America’s president-elect Donald Trump, who has […]
The US Secretary of State said the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran cut off all pathways for the country to develop a nuclear weapon. In his departure memo on Thursday, John Kerry said: “In 2009, Iran was marching forward on the path toward being able to acquire enough fissile material for a nuclear weapon, and […]
By John Lee. Thirty-seven leading scientists, including Nobel laureates, have urged US President-elect Donald Trump not to dismantle the Iran nuclear deal, calling it a strong bulwark against any Iranian bid to make nuclear arms. In an open letter sent to Trump on Monday, they said the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) has resulted in […]
By John Lee. BBC News reports that the outgoing director of the CIA has warned US President-elect Donald Trump that ending the Iran nuclear deal would be “the height of folly“. John Brennan, who will step down in January after four years leading the CIA, told BBC News: “I think it would be disastrous … […]
From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Iran’s Supreme Leader has said the US is on the verge of breaking the terms of the nuclear agreement, which was signed in 2015.
A report from Reuters suggests that Donald Trump’s election as President of the United States raises the prospect that the US will pull out of the nuclear pact it signed last year with Iran. The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) had been opposed by Republicans in Congress. Trump has called the deal a “disaster” […]
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr Mohammad Javad Zarif have been voted as the winners of this year’s Chatham House Prize. The Chatham House Prize is presented annually to the person, persons or organization deemed by members of the Royal Institute of International Affairs to have made the […]
The Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi voiced the country’s willingness to buy nuclear reactors from Japan provided that the sales include “lucrative commercial support.” “Of course if we receive any suggestion or any proposal from Japan that would sound very interesting to us, we would certainly be ready […]