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Iran says IAEA cameras were damaged in 'terrorist attacks'

Iran says IAEA cameras were damaged in 'terrorist attacks'

Iran's nuclear chief says some cameras installed by UN nuclear inspectors were damaged in "terrorist attacks" and not replaced.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/09/2021 00:23
Iran replaces deputy foreign minister who headed nuclear talks

Iran replaces deputy foreign minister who headed nuclear talks

Iran names hardline senior diplomat Ali Bagheri Kani, who is opposed to 2015 deal, to replace Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi.Elad Benari, 15/09/2021 06:05
Iran holding 'internal consultations' on return to nuclear talks

Iran holding 'internal consultations' on return to nuclear talks

Iranian Foreign Minister: We will welcome negotiations that have tangible results and serve the rights and interests of the people.Elad Benari, 14/09/2021 06:43
IAEA, Iran reach agreement on access to surveillance equipment at nuclear facilities

IAEA, Iran reach agreement on access to surveillance equipment at nuclear facilities

IAEA Director General says new agreement with Iran will allow space for diplomatic talks.Elad Benari, 13/09/2021 05:45
IAEA chief to visit Iran

IAEA chief to visit Iran

IAEA chief Rafael Grossi to fly to Tehran, hold talks in attempt to ease standoff between Iran and the West over 2015 nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2021 06:47
Iran: We reserve the right to respond to Israel's threats

Iran: We reserve the right to respond to Israel's threats

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson fires back after Bennett calls for international response to IAEA report on Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/09/2021 20:26
Blinken warns: U.S. close to giving up on Iran deal

Blinken warns: U.S. close to giving up on Iran deal

U.S. Secretary of State Blinken says the nuclear deal was in peril of getting nixed due to Iran's repeated infractions.Eitan Divinsky, 08/09/2021 22:12
Iran warns US: Don't continue Trump's mentality

Iran warns US: Don't continue Trump's mentality

Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman: US administration should know the continuation of Trump's mentality will result in "maximum failure."Elad Benari, Canada, 07/09/2021 01:05
Iranian President: We're willing to negotiate, but not under pressure

Iranian President: We're willing to negotiate, but not under pressure

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi: Iran ready to hold talks with world powers to revive 2015 nuclear deal but not under Western "pressure".Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/09/2021 06:47
Top US negotiator: We can't wait forever for Iran

Top US negotiator: We can't wait forever for Iran

US envoy Robert Malley makes clear that the Biden administration “can’t wait forever” for Iran to restart nuclear talks.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/09/2021 20:43
France and Germany urge Iran to return to nuclear talks

France and Germany urge Iran to return to nuclear talks

French Foreign Minister says it is urgent for Tehran to return to talks, while Germany asks it to resume talks "as soon as possible."Elad Benari, 02/09/2021 06:05
Iran: Nuclear talks won't resume for another two to three months

Iran: Nuclear talks won't resume for another two to three months

Iranian Foreign Minister says stalled talks aimed at reviving 2015 deal with world powers unlikely to resume anytime soon.Elad Benari, 02/09/2021 00:03
Will a new Iran deal be Biden’s next folly?

Will a new Iran deal be Biden’s next folly?

The U.S. administration can’t afford another foreign policy debacle but Biden must realize that the risks with Iran are massive. Op-ed.James Sinkinson, 01/09/2021 07:02
Iran: We won't accept negotiations for the sake of negotiations

Iran: We won't accept negotiations for the sake of negotiations

Iran's Foreign Minister: Negotiations must be aimed at serving the interests of the Iranian people, US must speak to us with respect.Elad Benari, 01/09/2021 05:00
Iran: We'll downscale nuclear activities if US complies with 2015 deal

Iran: We'll downscale nuclear activities if US complies with 2015 deal

Iranian Foreign Ministry says Iran will downscale its nuclear activities only if US fully returns to 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 31/08/2021 06:41
Former Ambassador joins State Department's Iran team

Former Ambassador joins State Department's Iran team

Dan Shapiro joins State Department's Iran team as a senior adviser, will engage in discussions with PM Bennett's office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2021 04:10
Gantz: Iran threatens the entire world

Gantz: Iran threatens the entire world

Defense Minister calls for international mobilization against Iran and its nuclear ambitions.Ben Ariel, 30/08/2021 00:02
Iranian official: Biden illegally threatened us

Iranian official: Biden illegally threatened us

Senior Iranian security official responds to Biden's remarks to Bennett regarding the talks with Iran on a return to the nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 06:48
US officials: We'll consider other means if Iran talks fail

US officials: We'll consider other means if Iran talks fail

Biden administration officials say US will consider using other means to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapons should talks fail.Elad Benari, 26/08/2021 05:05
US envoy: We're preparing contingency plans if Iran talks fail

US envoy: We're preparing contingency plans if Iran talks fail

Special envoy Robert Malley says US and European allies could sanction Iran if talks on return to 2015 nuclear deal fail.Elad Benari, 20/08/2021 05:59
Western European powers express 'grave concern' over Iran's uranium enrichment

Western European powers express 'grave concern' over Iran's uranium enrichment

Britain, Germany and France issue joint statement accusing Iran of "serious violations" of 2015 nuclear deal after release of IAEA report.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2021 18:47
Netanyahu on Bennett: Zero security, zero statesmanship

Netanyahu on Bennett: Zero security, zero statesmanship

Former premier decries a 'fawning media which conceals the failures of this government, no matter how serious.'Benjamin Netanyahu, 18/08/2021 14:36
IAEA confirms Iran accelerating highly enriched uranium

IAEA confirms Iran accelerating highly enriched uranium

UN atomic watchdog confirms Iran has established a process to accelerate production of highly enriched uranium.Elad Benari, 18/08/2021 04:03
US: Iran should return to negotiations on nuclear deal

US: Iran should return to negotiations on nuclear deal

United States voices alarm over IAEA report which stated that Iran is producing uranium metal.Elad Benari, 17/08/2021 06:41
IAEA: Iran making progress in work on enriched uranium metal

IAEA: Iran making progress in work on enriched uranium metal

UN nuclear watchdog says Iran continues to violate 2015 nuclear deal and making progress in its work on enriched uranium metal.Elad Benari, 17/08/2021 03:56
Israel seeks to coordinate 'plan b' with US on Iran

Israel seeks to coordinate 'plan b' with US on Iran

Sources: Bennett told CIA Director that the US and Israel should work on a joint strategy in case Iran elects not to return to nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2021 01:12
Germany urges Iran to resume nuclear talks

Germany urges Iran to resume nuclear talks

German Foreign Minister: We cannot stretch out negotiations with Iran into eternity.Elad Benari, 12/08/2021 05:29
Iran's President to Macron: Help secure Iran's 'rights'

Iran's President to Macron: Help secure Iran's 'rights'

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi speaks to French President Emmanuel Macron, asks him to help secure Iran's “rights” in nuclear talks.Elad Benari, 10/08/2021 06:12
Biden's hope of renewed Iran nuclear deal gives way to tensions

Biden's hope of renewed Iran nuclear deal gives way to tensions

Slow pace of talks between the WH and Iran about reentering the nuclear deal and recent tensions point to a possible change in US strategy.Dan Verbin, 09/08/2021 15:49
EU official: Talks with Iran could resume in September

EU official: Talks with Iran could resume in September

EU official: Iran is ready to resume talks on reviving 2015 nuclear deal, and meetings could take place from early September.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/08/2021 06:47
US urges Iranian President to resume nuclear talks

US urges Iranian President to resume nuclear talks

US urges Ebrahim Raisi to return to talks on both nations resuming compliance with the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 06/08/2021 04:35
Saudi FM: Any deal must ensure Iran will never have nuclear weapons

Saudi FM: Any deal must ensure Iran will never have nuclear weapons

Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister says an emboldened Iran is acting in a negative manner around the Middle East.Elad Benari, 04/08/2021 05:42
White House spokesperson: Israel will make its own decisions

White House spokesperson: Israel will make its own decisions

White House press secretary says the Iranian attack on Israeli-managed ship will not affect nuclear negotiations with Iran.Elad Benari, 03/08/2021 05:07
Outgoing Iranian president claims he averted war by joining nuclear talks

Outgoing Iranian president claims he averted war by joining nuclear talks

During his last TV appearance as president, Rouhani said UN Security Council was ready for war when he chose to enter into negotiations.Dan Verbin, 02/08/2021 23:17
US pessimistic about chances of restoring Iran nuclear deal

US pessimistic about chances of restoring Iran nuclear deal

Officials in the Biden administration have turned sharply pessimistic about their chances of quickly restoring the 2015 nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/08/2021 06:15
German FM: Iran is delaying the nuclear talks

German FM: Iran is delaying the nuclear talks

German Foreign Minister warns the option to revive the 2015 nuclear deal will not remain open forever.Elad Benari, Canada, 31/07/2021 01:01
Blinken: Talks with Iran cannot go on indefinitely

Blinken: Talks with Iran cannot go on indefinitely

Secretary of State: We're committed to diplomacy, but this process cannot go on indefinitely. The ball remains in Iran's court.Elad Benari, 30/07/2021 04:31
US official: Iran won't get a better deal

US official: Iran won't get a better deal

Senior US official says the window for reaching a deal with Iran won't be open for much longer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/07/2021 06:11
France: Iran endangering chance of reviving nuclear deal

France: Iran endangering chance of reviving nuclear deal

France warns that Iran is endangering the chance of reaching an agreement on reviving 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 27/07/2021 04:43
IAEA chief: Pause in nuclear talks leaves us in 'uncomfortable position'

IAEA chief: Pause in nuclear talks leaves us in 'uncomfortable position'

IAEA chief speaks out against pause in talks with Iran on a return to the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 21/07/2021 04:38
Iran: Nuclear talks will continue after Raisi takes office

Iran: Nuclear talks will continue after Raisi takes office

Iran's Foreign Ministry says Iran's policy on a return to 2015 deal will not change under the new administration.Elad Benari, 20/07/2021 06:41
US blasts 'outrageous' comments by Iran

US blasts 'outrageous' comments by Iran

Biden administration lashes out at Iran for accusing the US of delaying prisoner swap to force a quick resumption of indirect nuclear talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/07/2021 05:57
White House official: Netanyahu is damaging US-Israel relations

White House official: Netanyahu is damaging US-Israel relations

Former PM's criticisms of current administration make Democratic Party less sympathetic to Israel, official says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2021 08:42
Iran won't resume nuclear talks until Raisi takes over

Iran won't resume nuclear talks until Raisi takes over

Diplomatic source: Iran not prepared to resume negotiations on 2015 nuclear deal until Ebrahim Raisi's administration has begun.Elad Benari, 15/07/2021 04:05
Iran claims: US willing to lift major sanctions

Iran claims: US willing to lift major sanctions

Iranian government claiming that Biden is prepared to lift major sanctions as part of nuclear talks.Elad Benari, 15/07/2021 02:29
Report: Iran nuclear talks won't resume until August

Report: Iran nuclear talks won't resume until August

Sources say nuclear talks between world powers and Iran are not likely to resume until after new Iranian president is sworn in.Elad Benari, 14/07/2021 05:14
US will not impose deadline on talks with Iran

US will not impose deadline on talks with Iran

State Department spokesman: It is up to Iran to determine when nuclear talks will resume.Elad Benari, 13/07/2021 05:22
Iran's exiled prince appeals to 50 US Jewish groups for help

Iran's exiled prince appeals to 50 US Jewish groups for help

In historic first, Reza Pahlavi asks Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Orgs to keep up pressure on the Islamic Republic.Dan Verbin, 09/07/2021 16:47
Bennett considers update of Iran policy ahead of meeting with Biden

Bennett considers update of Iran policy ahead of meeting with Biden

Israeli PM orders review of whether current situation is better than a return to the Iran nuclear deal and what influence Israel can have.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 22:32
Biden’s Iran vow will ring hollow without a deeper understanding of Eurasian geopolitics

Biden’s Iran vow will ring hollow without a deeper understanding of Eurasian geopolitics

Armenia has been empowering Iran to circumvent sanctions, but that can and should be stopped now that Pashinyan was reelected.. Op-ed.Paul Miller, 07/07/2021 07:49
German Foreign Minister confident deal with Iran can be reached

German Foreign Minister confident deal with Iran can be reached

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says he is confident reaching a deal to save 2015 nuclear deal is possible within weeks.Elad Benari, 06/07/2021 04:59
Former CIA chief: Iran testing Biden, doesn't believe he has will to respond

Former CIA chief: Iran testing Biden, doesn't believe he has will to respond

Fox News talks to former CIA station chief who says Iran has no incentive to return to nuclear deal, rips Biden for 'lack of leadership.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2021 18:08
Deputy IAEA director to visit Iran

Deputy IAEA director to visit Iran

The visit comes amid tensions over curbs on the IAEA's inspections of nuclear sites in Iran.Elad Benari, 05/07/2021 06:41
Former Chief of Staff: Iran dangerously close to acquiring a nuclear weapon

Former Chief of Staff: Iran dangerously close to acquiring a nuclear weapon

Gadi Eizenkot warns that Iran is dangerously close to acquiring a nuclear weapon, implicitly criticizes former Mossad chief Yossi Cohen.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/07/2021 01:37
Diplomats: Iran restricting access to Natanz nuclear plant

Diplomats: Iran restricting access to Natanz nuclear plant

Diplomats say Iran has been restricting UN nuclear inspectors’ access to its main uranium enrichment plant following April explosion.Elad Benari, 02/07/2021 06:08
Iran in no rush to reach nuclear agreement

Iran in no rush to reach nuclear agreement

Spokesman for Iran's outgoing government says they are not in a rush to push the negotiations to revive 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 30/06/2021 06:05
Iran: We will never hand images of nuclear sites to IAEA

Iran: We will never hand images of nuclear sites to IAEA

Iranian Parliament speaker makes clear Tehran will not hand over images from its nuclear sites to UN nuclear watchdog.Elad Benari, 28/06/2021 06:35