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IAEA chief arrives in Iran for talks with high-level officials

IAEA chief arrives in Iran for talks with high-level officials

The acting head of the United Nations' nuclear watchdog, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), arrived in Tehran on Sunday for talks with high-level officials.

Philippines to help 12 nationals detained in Iran for oil smuggling

Philippines to help 12 nationals detained in Iran for oil smuggling

The Philippine government said Sunday it would provide assistance to 12 Filipino crew members of a tugboat seized by Iran for alleged oil smuggling.

Iran fires up advanced centrifuges in latest nuclear step

Iran fires up advanced centrifuges in latest nuclear step

Iran said Saturday it had fired up advanced centrifuges to boost its enriched uranium stockpiles, its latest scaling-back of commitments under a crumbling 2015 nuclear deal.

Iran seizes boat in Strait of Hormuz, arrests Filipinos: report

Iran seizes boat in Strait of Hormuz, arrests Filipinos: report

Iran seized a boat and arrested 12 Filipinos as it busted a ‘fuel-smuggling ring’ in the Strait of Hormuz on Saturday, the semi-official news agency ISNA reported.

Iran to detail third phase of exit from 2015 nuclear deal

Iran to detail third phase of exit from 2015 nuclear deal

Iran's domestic nuclear agency AEOI plans to release details of the third phase of Iran's withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal with global powers.

Iran to further cut its commitment to nuclear deal

Iran to further cut its commitment to nuclear deal

Iran is set to detail its latest cut to commitments under a 2015 nuclear deal on Saturday, in response to US sanctions and perceived inaction by other parties to save the accord.

Iran to release seven crew members of detained British tanker

Iran to release seven crew members of detained British tanker

Iran will free seven crew members of the detained British-flagged tanker Stena Impero, Iranian state television reported on Wednesday, although the vessel's owner said ...

Seven crew members from tanker seized by Iran to be released

Seven crew members from tanker seized by Iran to be released

Seven crew members of a Swedish-owned tanker seized by Iran in July will be released, the chief executive of Stena Bulk that owns the tanker said Wednesday.

Russia, Iran blame US for regional tensions

Russia, Iran blame US for regional tensions

Moscow and Tehran on Monday blamed US policies for tensions in the Middle East while Russia said it welcomed French efforts to save the Iran nuclear deal.

Iran says it will take "stronger step" away from nuclear deal if Europe doesn't act

Iran says it will take "stronger step" away from nuclear deal if Europe doesn't act

Iran is prepared to take a "stronger step" in reducing its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers if European countries don't take action to save the pact

Iran grants Qataris visas upon arrival

Iran grants Qataris visas upon arrival

Iranian authorities have decided to grant holders of Qatari passports tourist visas upon arrival at Iranian airports, an official source at the Foreign Ministry's Department of Consular Affairs said.

Iran's Rouhani warns Macron of looming nuclear step

Iran's Rouhani warns Macron of looming nuclear step

President Hassan Rouhani spoke with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Saturday, warning him Iran would take the next step in reducing its nuclear commitments unless Europe lives up to its own undertakings.