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US' move to deploy additional troops 'threat to world peace': Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

The top Iranian diplomat added that the move would only "simmer tensions" in the Persian Gulf regions.

May 25, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

Iran dismisses possibility of war amid US tensions

His comments came as Washington tightened sanctions on Iran's crude exports and has also been increasing its military assets in the Middle East in the face of what it regards as new "threats" from Tehran.

May 19, 2019, 16:55 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj holds talks with her Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif, says India only recognises UN sanctions

The US in May 2018 pulled out from the landmark Iran nuclear deal of 2015 under which Tehran had agreed to stop its sensitive nuclear activities in return for the lifting of crippling economic sanctions. Announcing the decision, President Donald Trump had reimposed sanctions against Iran which were suspended after the nuclear deal was finalised three years back.

May 28, 2018, 22:31 PM IST

MJ Akbar meets Iranian Foreign Minister

In continuation of India's flurry of engagements with Gulf and Middle East nations, Minister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar met Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif in Tehran on Sunday.

Sep 12, 2016, 00:31 AM IST

US says Kerry to meet Iran foreign minister on Tuesday

US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in New York on Tuesday to discuss implementation of the Iran nuclear deal and ways Tehran can use its influence to end Syria`s civil war, U.S. officials said on Monday.

Apr 19, 2016, 02:54 AM IST

Nine Indian sailors jailed in Iran released

Nine Indian sailors who were in a jail in Iran on charges of smuggling have been released and will reach Delhi tomorrow, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Tuesday.

Oct 14, 2015, 00:16 AM IST

US' Kerry, Iran's Zarif to meet at UN anti-nuclear arms conference

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will meet US Secretary of State John Kerry at the opening of a UN conference on the global anti-nuclear weapons treaty on Monday, as they try to make progress in talks on a long-term atomic deal.

Apr 27, 2015, 12:02 PM IST

All sanctions must go if US wants a nuke deal: Iranian Foreign Minister

A deal on Iran's nuclear programme could be concluded if the US and other Western powers agree to remove all sanctions on Tehran, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday.

Mar 03, 2015, 00:35 AM IST

Nuclear talks at crucial stage: Iran

 Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that the nuclear talks with the six world powers has entered a crucial stage.

Mar 01, 2015, 03:09 AM IST

US Secretary of State John Kerry meets Iranian Foreign Minister

US Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Javad Zarif for talks expected to focus on the prospects of reaching an agreement on reducing Tehran's atomic activities in exchange for an end to nuclear-related sanctions on the Tehran.

Sep 22, 2014, 02:40 AM IST

EU, Iran to hold fresh nuclear talks

EU foreign affairs head Catherine Ashton will meet Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Javad Zarif on Wednesday in New York for further talks on Tehran`s contested nuclear programme, her spokeswoman said.

Sep 17, 2014, 13:46 PM IST

Iran says n-meet with EU ``fruitful``

A senior Iranian official has said the meeting between the Iranian foreign minister and his European Union (EU) counterpart in Istanbul was "fruitful in advancing nuclear talks", media reported Wednesday.

May 28, 2014, 19:25 PM IST

Iran urges peaceful settlement of Syrian crisis, calls for talks

Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi called for a peaceful settlement of Syrian crisis and renewed Iran.

Jul 25, 2012, 18:42 PM IST