Mogherini: EU has no plans for new Iran sanctions
Prior to the meeting of the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR), Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, said: “Safeguarding the JCPOA is vital for Europe and EU foreign ministers will once again emphasize their commitment to the full implementation of the nuclear agreement with Iran today.”
Kissinger-Walt debate on Iran
Giving a speech at the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC), Former US Secretary of State, Henry Kissinger, has once again accused Iran of wanting to renew its former empire.
Iranian cars on route to Eurasia
Mutual automotive projects with Belarus Unison plant have been discussed at the 14th Joint Commission of Iran and Belarus Economic Cooperation to facilitate Iran’s entrance into the Eurasian market. According to the Belarus Minister of Industries, the signing of an MoU between the two countries in the current year will be the first step towards achieving this.
PM of Iraqi Kurdistan meets with Rouhani
The Iraqi Kurdistan Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani, has landed in Iran for a 2-day visit and has met with President Rouhani. At the meeting, Iran’s President said: “The IR of Iran always supports a unified Iraq”. He reiterated: “Defending the sovereignty and consolidated borders of the region is the duty of all the countries and ethnic groups living here. Undoubtedly, powers outside the region have not and never will be sympathetic to the people of this region.”
Iran-Oman visa free travel soon + News refuted
the Omani Ambassador to Tehran announced: “Visa requirements between the two countries of Oman and Iran will be abolished soon.”
Saud bin Ahmed al-Barwani added: “During my travels to different provinces in Iran, the most frequently asked question by businessmen was about visas. Thus, the decision was made to abolish visa requirements between the two countries. The details are presently being taken care of.”
Iran-Germany 20% annual growth in trade
The German Ambassador to Iran has said that trade between Tehran and Berlin will grow by 20% annually following the Iran nuclear agreement - the JCPOA.
Iran, US should opt long term relations
In an interview with Persia Digest, Adib-Moghaddam said: It is imperative that Iran gets even closer to the EU, not least to keep the communication with Washington going, and to minimize misperceptions.
Iran-Turkmenistan Chamber of Commerce
The General Assembly of the Iran-Turkmenistan Chamber of Commerce was held to elect its board members and officialize their cooperation.
Iran-UK volume of economic relations doubles
The UK Ambassador to Tehran, Nicholas Hopton, has said that the volume of trade between the two countries has increased by twofold since relations resumed.
Erdogan travels for trade and security
The Turkish Prime Minister heads a high ranking delegation on a one-day trip to Tehran for talks with the Iranian authorities. President Hassan Rouhani formally welcomed Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the Sa'd Abad cultural-historical complex.
Reasons behind Trump’s attitude toward JCPOA
Paul Pillar, a veteran of the Central Intelligence Agency, says Trump unquestionably would like to destroy the JCPOA
Saudi Arabia may reopen embassy in Tehran
Railayoum quoted high-ranking Saudi sources about the possibility of reopening the Saudi Embassy in Tehran. It writes that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia had adopted a new policy to restore and improve relations with Iran and has issued instructions to its media inside and outside the Kingdom to refrain from publishing materials against Iran and the Shi’ite faith.