Thursday, August 22, 2019 06:51

Ali Akbar Salehi

Iran, US energy ministers to meet as part of nuclear talks

As talks between Iran and the U.S. began yesterday, Ali Akbar Salehi, the head of Iran’s Atomic Energy Agency, headed for Geneva to negotiate with U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz. » read more

Iran signs “cooperation” agreement with nuclear agency

Iran and the IAEA have signed an agreement on "a roadmap to cooperation” in establishing a mutually acceptable framework for the UN watchdog to inspect Iran's nuclear facilities. » read more

Nuclear saboteurs arrested in Iran, official says

The head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran says four people have been arrested on charges of sabotage at one of the country’s nuclear facilities. » read more

Former foreign minister to lead Iran’s nuclear agency

Iranian President Hassan Rohani has appointed former foreign minister Ali Akbar Salehi to be the head of Iran’s Atomic Energy Agency. » read more

Iranian minister slams EU blacklist of Hezbollah

The Iranian Foreign Minister has denounced the EU decision to place the military arm of Lebanon’s Hezbollah on its list of terrorist organizations. » read more

Nuclear talks hinge on delegate appointments

Iran’s Foreign Minister says incoming Iranian president Hassan Rohani must appoint new members to the nuclear negotiating team before talks with the P5+1 can be scheduled. » read more

President-elect selects nuclear negotiation team

Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi announced that the new president, Hassan Rohani, has appointed a new group to continue with the next round of nuclear negotiations. » read more

Iranian minister comments on diplomat’s arrest

Iran’s Foreign Minister says he expects the arrest of senior Iranian diplomat Bagher Asadi is a misunderstanding. » read more

Iranian minister continues bright outlook on sanctions

The Iranian Foreign Minister says international sanctions on Iran will gradually be lifted in the New Year. » read more

Iranian Minister predicts gradual lifting of sanctions

Iran’s Foreign Minister said at a gathering of border officers and commanders that Iran has managed to withstand all sanctions and “beginning today we will witness the gradual easing of sanctions.” » read more