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Iran says it still respects 2015 nuclear deal, rejects "unfounded" EU claims

Iran says it still respects 2015 nuclear deal, rejects "unfounded" EU claims

Iran still remains in its 2015 nuclear deal despite rolling back its commitments to the pact, Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Monday, criticising European powers for failing to salvage the agreement.

Iran aims to examine downed plane's black boxes, no plan yet to send them abroad

Iran aims to examine downed plane's black boxes, no plan yet to send them abroad

Iran said on Sunday it was trying to analyse the black boxes of a Ukrainian airliner that its military shot down this month, denying a report that a decision had been taken to send the voice ...

Iran to send black boxes of downed Ukrainian plane to Ukraine

Iran to send black boxes of downed Ukrainian plane to Ukraine

Iran is sending to Ukraine the black boxes of the Ukrainian passenger plane that its military accidentally shot down this month, Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.

US-Iran war would bring 'untold chaos' warns Jordan's king

US-Iran war would bring 'untold chaos' warns Jordan's king

A war between the US and Iran would wreak "untold chaos" on the world, Jordan's King Abdullah II warned Wednesday, in a speech to European lawmakers on the tensions boiling across the Middle East.

Iran says it has made arrests over plane disaster

Iran says it has made arrests over plane disaster

Iran said on Tuesday it had arrested an undisclosed number of suspects accused of a role in shooting down a Ukrainian airliner.

Senior Iranian investigator to visit Ukraine in coming days

Senior Iranian investigator to visit Ukraine in coming days

A senior investigator from Iran is expected to visit Ukraine in coming days and will determine whether a Ukrainian laboratory is suitable to decode black boxes from a plane that crashed last week

Iran says its military shot down Ukrainian plane in 'disastrous mistake'

Iran says its military shot down Ukrainian plane in 'disastrous mistake'

Iran said on Saturday its military had mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian plane killing all 176 aboard, saying air defences were fired in error while on alert in the tense aftermath of Iranian missile strikes on US targets in Iraq.

Iran denies its missile downed Ukraine jet

Iran denies its missile downed Ukraine jet

Iran's civil aviation chief denied Friday that a missile downed a Ukrainian airliner which crashed killing all 176 on board,

Don't hide truth behind airline crash, Germany tells Iran

Don't hide truth behind airline crash, Germany tells Iran

Iran should not sweep the causes of a Ukrainian airline crash near Tehran under the carpet or it will risk worsening the climate of mistrust in the region and beyond

Iran to analyse black box after missile blamed for crash

Iran to analyse black box after missile blamed for crash

Iran said on Friday it wanted to download black box recordings itself from a Ukrainian airliner that crashed, killing all 176 people aboard, after Canada and others said the plane was brought down by an Iranian missile

Amir discusses regional issues with Rouhani

Amir discusses regional issues with Rouhani

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held a telephone conversation with Iranian President Dr Hassan Rouhani Thursday.

US, Iran back off from escalating tensions

US, Iran back off from escalating tensions

President Donald Trump said Wednesday the United States did not necessarily have to use its military power against Iran