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Iran adhering to terms of nuclear deal: UN atomic watchdog

23 Feb 2019

Iran adhering to terms of nuclear deal: UN atomic watchdog

Iran has been adhering to a deal with world powers limiting its nuclear programme, the United Nations atomic watchdog said yesterday, as diplomatic wrangling continues over the future of the accord.

China to continue Iran trade despite new US sanctions

06 Nov 2018

China to continue Iran trade despite new US sanctions

China yesterday denounced the new US sanctions targeting Iran's oil and financial sectors as "long-arm jurisdiction" and vowed to continue its bilateral trade with the Islamic republic.

Sanctions will hit Iran in big way from Nov-5: Trump

04 Nov 2018

Sanctions will hit Iran in big way from Nov-5: Trump

The US sanctions will hit Iran in a big way from November 5, President Donald Trump has said, asserting that the "toughest-ever" punitive measures have been put in place for a "corrupt regime" in Tehran.

UN Chief "deeply concerned" by US decision to exit Iran-nuclear-deal

09 May 2018

UN Chief "deeply concerned" by US decision to exit Iran-nuclear-deal

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said he is "deeply concerned" over US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the US from the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran, calling on all other nations to support the agreement and preserve the deal.

Trump's decision to withdraw from Iran nuclear-deal, a mistake: Obama

09 May 2018

Trump's decision to withdraw from Iran nuclear-deal, a mistake: Obama

President Trump's decision to walk away from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) is a mistake, former US President Barack Obama said, asserting that the deal negotiated by his administration had worked in rolling back Iran's nuclear program.

US pulls out of 'one-sided' Iran nuclear deal

09 May 2018

US pulls out of 'one-sided' Iran nuclear deal

The US, in a major move, has pulled out of the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, saying sanctions would be reimposed on the country's oil sector, precious metals trade, aircraft exports, and its attempts to buy American banknotes.

Iran nuclear deal: Trump threatens withdrawal, leaves matters with Congress

14 Oct 2017

Iran nuclear deal: Trump threatens withdrawal, leaves matters with Congress

US President Donald Trump is not a big fan of the Iran nuclear deal, as he has expressed multiple times in the past.

Iran executes nuclear scientist on the charge of treason

08 Aug 2016

Iran executes nuclear scientist on the charge of treason

Government sources confirmed on Sunday that Iranian nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri was hanged for treason for providing "vital information" to the US.