Iranian Parliamentary Commission to Vote on 2nd Biannual Report on JCPOA Implementation
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission plans to study the second biannual report on the implementation of the July 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and six world powers, known as JCPOA, the commission’s vice-chairman said.
EU’s Mogherini Urges All Sides’ Compliance with JCPOA
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – European Union Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini called on all parties to the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world power to remain compliant with the accord.
Macron to 'Defend' JCPOA: US Scholar
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A professor of comparative politics at the William Paterson University said French President-elect Emmanuel Macron will “defend” the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, known as the JCPOA, which US President Donald Trump has threatened to “tear up”.
Iranian Presidential Candidate Says Not to Linger over JCPOA
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – One of the candidates running for Iran’s presidency said that in case he takes office, he would not hesitate to proceed with the country’s activities regardless of how implementation of the July 2015 nuclear deal with six world powers, known as the JCPOA, unfolds.
Germany to Remain Committed to JCPOA: Official
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – State Secretary of the Federal Foreign Office of Germany Markus Ederer reiterated his country’s adherence to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers.
Minimum of Iran’s Demands Included in JCPOA: Speaker
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), a nuclear agreement between Iran and six world powers, contains the minimum of what Tehran had wanted to achieve, Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said.
EU 'Working Firmly' to Preserve JCPOA: Mogherini
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – European Union Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini said dismantling the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and six world powers would be in the interest of no one, noting that the block is “working firmly” to preserve it.
Iran Has Reached All JCPOA Objectives, Vice-President Says
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri, who is running for president, defended the current administration’s performance in reaching the 2015 nuclear deal with six world powers and said the country has reached all its intended objectives in the deal, known as the JCPOA.
Activity Resumes at North Korea Nuclear Test Site: Monitor
TEHRAN(Tasnim) - Satellite images indicate activity has resumed at North Korea's nuclear test site, US-based analysts said on Tuesday (May 2), as tensions remain high over fears of an sixth atomic test by the reclusive state.
WWER Regulators’ Forum Opens in Iran’s Isfahan
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The 24th annual meeting of the Forum of the State Nuclear Safety Authorities of the Countries Operating WWER Type Reactors opened in Iran’s central city of Isfahan on Tuesday.
MKO Making False Claims against Tehran at Behest of Washington, Tel Aviv: US Scholar
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – An American political commentator in Madison said the terrorist Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO also known as MEK) is making baseless allegations against Tehran’s nuclear program at the request of its “paymasters” in Washington and Tel Aviv.
US Lack of Commitment to JCPOA Raised in Joint Commission Meeting: Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said the country’s complaints about Washington’s failure to meet its obligations under the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), were raised in a recent JCPOA joint commission meeting in Vienna.
MKO Seeking to Provoke US to Attack Iran: Ex-CIA Officer
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A former military intelligence officer with the CIA said MKO works closely with the Israeli spy agency Mossad, noting that the terror group is seeking to create a “false narrative” about Tehran’s nuclear program in a bid to provoke the US to attack Iran.
Onus on US to Live Up to JCPOA Commitments: Iran’s FM
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif highlighted Washington’s acknowledgement of Iran’s adherence to its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal, saying it is the US duty to carry out its undertakings.
JCPOA Parties Reaffirm Adherence to Commitments: EEAS
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The European External Action Service (EEAS) issued a statement about the Tuesday meeting of the Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), saying all of the participants noted their continued adherence to commitments under the July 2015 nuclear deal.
Iran’s Zarif Shrugs Off Trump’s Remarks on JCPOA
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif dismissed as unimportant recent remarks by US President Donald Trump on the possibility of Washington not remaining in the July 2015 nuclear deal, also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
Seventh JCPOA Joint Commission Meeting Underway in Vienna
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The seventh session of the JCPOA joint commission, a group tasked with monitoring commitments to the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and six world powers, is underway in the Austrian capital of Vienna.
MKO Claims against Iran’s Nuclear Program Worthless: Official
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Behrouz Kamalvandi said the recent baseless claims by the terrorist Mojahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO) against Tehran’s nuclear program are of no value for the Islamic Republic.
Trump Should Extend Iran Sanctions Relief on May 19: AEOI Chief
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi underlined that Washington has to extend the suspension of US nuclear-related sanctions against Iran as a commitment under the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world power.
Deputy FM Reiterates Iran’s Commitments to Nuclear Deal
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi underlined after a meeting with Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano in Vienna that Tehran has remained committed to undertaking under a 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.