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The Iran nuclear deal is on the brink of collapse as Britain, France, and Germany trigger a dispute mechanism to directly confront Iran

Leonhard Foeger/Reuters The UK, France, and Germany confirmed Tuesday that they have officially triggered the dispute mechanism enshrined in the Iran...

The Iran nuclear deal is on the brink of collapse as Britain, France, and Germany trigger a dispute mechanism to directly confront Iran

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European states trigger dispute mechanism in Iran nuclear deal Move brings closer the potential collapse of 2015 deal and return of EU sanctionsBritain, France and Germany have kickstarted a process that could le...
17:08, 2020-01-14

UK, France and Germany file dispute against Iran for violating nuclear deal Britain, France and Germany have triggered a dispute mechanism in the Iran nuclear deal that threatens new sanctions if Tehran continues to violate t...
16:04, 2020-01-14

France, Germany and Britain urge Iran to comply with 2015 nuclear deal "We urge Iran to reverse all measures inconsistent with the agreement and return to full compliance," the leaders said in the statement issued by the...
19:44, 2020-01-12

EU powers trigger Iran nuclear deal dispute process Germany, France and the UK said they were given "no choice" but to trigger the nuclear deal's dispute process. EU leaders said the move does not mean...
12:36, 2020-01-14

European powers trigger Iran nuclear deal dispute process Germany, France and the UK said they were given "no choice" but to trigger the dispute process, which could lead to sanctions. They stressed that the...
14:40, 2020-01-14

Germany, France, UK: 'Essential' Iran stick to nuclear deal Germany, France and the UK — who helped broker the 2015 accord — have urged Iran not to walk away. The treaty has come under increasing strain follow...
23:40, 2020-01-12

Britain, France and Germany launch dispute over Iranian nuclear activity The leaders of the three nations say in a statement Tuesday that they’ve been “left with no choice, given Iran’s actions, but to register today our c...
12:56, 2020-01-14

Here's what's in the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran that Trump withdrew from, sparking a crisis that's led to the brink of war AP President Donald Trump withdrew the US from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), also known as the Iran nuclear deal, in May 2018. The...
08:12, 2019-09-20

Germany, France, UK slam Iran over nuclear breaches The three countries have said Iran's breaches of the 2015 nuclear deal have made it "increasingly difficult" to reduce tensions in the Middle East. T...
23:36, 2019-11-11

Germany, France and Britain blame Iran for Saudi oil attack Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron, and Boris Johnson have taken the US line on the attacks on Saudi oil facilities, saying it was "clear" Iran was behin...
23:00, 2019-09-23

The Latest: Britain calls on Iran to abide by nuclear deal TEHRAN, Iran (AP) – The Latest on U.S.-Iran tensions (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Britain is warning Iran to “immediately stop and revers...
22:00, 2019-07-07

Britain sees 'small window' to save Iran nuclear deal EU foreign ministers meeting in Brussels are hoping to deescalate tensions between the US and Iran. Britain's top diplomat says there's still a "smal...
14:52, 2019-07-15

The Latest: France’s Macron: Iran nuclear deal must be saved BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the crisis surrounding Iran’s decision to step away from the embattled nuclear deal with world powers (all times ...
12:32, 2019-05-09

France pledges to press Iran to comply with nuclear deal France will continue pressuring Iran to comply with the 2015 nuclear deal, a top official said Saturday. “We must do everything we can to contribute ...
18:16, 2019-09-07

Iran voices optimism over nuclear deal after talks with France Tehran says gap is closing on views after phone conversation between Macron and Rouhani Iran and France have moved closer in their views on the futur...
15:40, 2019-09-02

France’s Macron expressed ‘deep concern’ to Iran over weakening of nuclear deal Macron expressed “strong concern about new weakening” of the 2015 accord aimed at curbing Iran’s nuclear ambitions....
03:20, 2019-07-07

Germany fights to salvage Iran nuclear deal as deadline looms While the US is busy saber-rattling in the Persian Gulf, Germany's foreign minister is working to preserve the Iran nuclear deal. DW takes a look at ...
08:32, 2019-06-09

UK, France and Germany in last-ditch effort to save Iran deal Diplomatic offensive aims to dissuade Tehran from breaching uranium limitsBritain, France and Germany are to mount a last-ditch effort to dissuade Ir...
19:12, 2019-06-19

Trump is stepping away from the brink of war with Iran after a missile attack, but the roots of their dispute dangerously persist Kevin Lamarque/Reuters President Donald Trump on Wednesday signaled that the US will not retaliate for an Iranian attack on US and coalition forces t...
19:40, 2020-01-08

Trump is claiming victory over Iran, but his escalation has alienated allies, hurt US-Iraq relations, provoked Iran to leave the nuclear deal, and jeopardized efforts against ISIS Associated Press President Donald Trump claimed victory over Iran on Wednesday after taking the US to the brink of war by ordering the assassination ...
21:56, 2020-01-09

EU says more time needed for resolution in Iran nuclear dispute The European Union's top diplomat said Friday that more time is required to unravel a dispute between countries involved in the Iran nuclear agreemen...
17:28, 2020-01-24

US national security adviser: There’s ‘no reason’ for Iran to breach nuclear deal unless it’s to seek nuclear weapons ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — US national security adviser: There’s ‘no reason’ for Iran to breach nuclear deal unless it&...
08:08, 2019-05-29

Iran nuclear deal: what has Tehran said and what happens next? Hassan Rouhani’s move to alter commitments amid crippling US sanctions outlinedIran has suspended commitments it made under the terms of the 2015 nuc...
16:32, 2019-05-08

Iran violates nuclear deal — what comes next? Although Iran has increased its uranium stockpile, experts say Tehran is still a long way from a nuclear weapon. However, more uranium enrichment ris...
16:36, 2019-07-03

Iran Nuclear Deal: Key questions about what happens now The UK, France and Germany have begun proceedings against Iran after triggering a dispute mechanism in the 2015 nuclear agreement....
16:28, 2020-01-14

Reporting on the Iran nuclear deal: 'nothing happens until everything happens' Our world affairs editor reflects on how, despite years of negotiations, we came once again to the brink of conflictCountries tend to go to war when ...
12:24, 2020-01-25

Iran crisis: Germany, France, UK urge de-escalation The three European nations called on Iran to abide by the terms of a 2015 nuclear pact. On Sunday, Iran announced that it would abandon the agreement...
07:16, 2020-01-06

Iran announces new nuclear deal violations Tehran said it has streamlined its ability to produce enriched uranium on the anniversary of the 1979 US hostage crisis. The head of Iran's nuclear p...
14:52, 2019-11-04

Iran scraps 'some commitments' to nuclear deal Iranian state media says Tehran has sent letters reducing its commitments under the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal. Iran was said to be placing the b...
07:28, 2019-05-08

Iran: EU failing to save nuclear deal The EU has "failed to act on their promises" within the 2015 nuclear deal, said Iran's atomic energy chief. Germany's foreign minister has warned aga...
05:16, 2019-09-09

Iran to further reduce compliance with nuclear deal Foreign minister says Iran has been withdrawing in stages since US pulled out last yearIran will take another step to reduce its compliance with a la...
13:00, 2019-08-03

Iran takes next step away from nuclear deal The Iranian president has announced his decision to violate another part of the 2015 nuclear deal by potentially enriching uranium at a new site. Dur...
12:00, 2019-11-05

Opinion: Iran must save P5+1 nuclear deal — not the EU Iran has waited for the EU to react as it reneges on its obligations under the international nuclear agreement. The ball, however, is in Iran's court...
16:04, 2019-09-07

Iran: No more 'deadlines' to save nuclear deal Iran has begun enriching uranium and has said a third deliberate violation of the 2015 nuclear deal could come. It has called on the other signatorie...
13:16, 2019-07-08

Iran nuclear-deal crisis: Is war with the US ahead? Iran has canceled parts of the nuclear deal and threatened to blockade access to oil in the Persian Gulf. The US has sent a fleet into the area. Is a...
18:12, 2019-05-08

What a strained U.S.-Iran relationship could mean for the nuclear deal The landmark 2015 deal has been teetering on the edge of collapse since the United States pulled out unilaterally in 2018....
17:32, 2020-01-10

Iran says it is enriching more uranium than before nuclear deal President Hassan Rouhani says country ‘continues to progress’ as it reacts to US withdrawalIran is now enriching more uranium than it did before it a...
10:32, 2020-01-16

Germany and France condemn Iran's seizure of British tanker Germany and France expressed "solidarity" with the United Kingdom after Iran seized the Stena Impero on Friday. The incident came amid already deteri...
12:48, 2019-07-20

France, Germany and UK blame Iran for Saudi oilfield attack ‘It is clear to us that Iran bears responsibility’European leaders call for wide-ranging talks with TehranThe UK, France and Germany have said they a...
00:16, 2019-09-24

Iran to develop centrifuges in further step away from nuclear deal Tehran has announced efforts to speed up its uranium enrichment, a third breach of its faltering nuclear deal with world powers. As Iran gave Europea...
03:16, 2019-09-05

EU rejects Iran's two-month ultimatum on nuclear deal European foreign ministers regret US sanctions but remain committed to pactThe European Union and the foreign ministers of Germany, France and Britai...
13:16, 2019-05-09

Iran will never seek nuclear weapons ‘with or without’ deal, president says Rouhani said Iran remained committed to the deal and could reverse its steps away from compliance if other parties fulfilled their obligations....
14:20, 2020-01-22

UN watchdog confirms another violation in Iran nuclear deal The United Nations' nuclear watchdog confirmed on Monday that Iran has installed advanced centrifuges and is moving toward enriching uranium levels -...
21:00, 2019-09-09

Iran announces plans to breach nuclear deal Iran says it is raising its enrichment of uranium beyond the limit of the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers....
09:08, 2019-07-07

Iran will no longer abide by nuclear deal limits Iran has said it will no longer respect the limits of the landmark 2015 nuclear deal. Iranian officials have said they are considering even harsher s...
19:36, 2020-01-05

Iran may pull further away from nuclear deal after latest sanctions Tehran comments follow US warning not to ‘mistake prudence and discretion for weakness’Iran has announced it may take further steps to pull away from...
16:52, 2019-06-23

Iran will enrich uranium in a further breach of the nuclear deal Islamic Republic plans to produce uranium at 5% enrichment as tensions with the US buildIran is about to break the terms of its nuclear deal for a se...
08:32, 2019-07-07

Iran announces second breach of 2015 nuclear deal Tehran says it is raising its enrichment of uranium beyond the limit of the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers. It will be the second time the landm...
10:00, 2019-07-07

Here’s where Iran’s nuclear program stands as the deal unravels Iran has set a 60-day deadline for world powers to renegotiate the terms of its 2015 nuclear deal, a year to the day after President Donald Trump pul...
20:44, 2019-05-08

Trump has killed the Iran nuclear deal, and nobody can revive it This week Britain, France, and Germany put Iran on notice, and activated a dispute mechanism in the 2015 nuclear deal, in an attempt to re-commit it ...
10:48, 2020-01-19

EU backs Iran nuclear deal as US' Pompeo visits German, French and British foreign ministers have met in Brussels to find ways to keep the pact alive amid Iran's partial withdrawal. US Secretary of...
18:32, 2019-05-13

EU backs Iran nuclear deal as Pompeo visits The German, French and British foreign ministers have met to find ways to keep the pact alive amid Iran's partial withdrawal. US Secretary of State M...
04:32, 2019-05-14

Key moments surrounding Iran’s now-threatened nuclear deal Iran threatened Wednesday to resume higher enrichment of uranium in 60 days if world powers fail to negotiate new terms for its 2015 nuclear deal, an...
13:16, 2019-05-08

EU top diplomat presses Iran to preserve nuclear deal The Iran nuclear deal is "more important than ever," the EU's foreign policy chief has told his Iranian counterpart in a "frank dialogue" over rising...
14:52, 2020-01-16

Iran says it will scale back its commitment to nuclear deal The President of Iran on Wednesday said the country will scale back their commitment to the 2015 Iran-nuclear deal, a year to the day the US unilater...
08:32, 2019-05-08

Iran to announce partial withdrawal from nuclear deal A year after Trump pulled the US out of the 2015 agreement, Iran takes ‘reciprocal measures’Iran will announce its partial withdrawal from the nuclea...
03:20, 2019-05-08

EU may be forced to withdraw from nuclear deal, Iran told EU warns it may have no choice if Iran takes further steps away from dealThe European Union has privately warned Iran that it will be forced to start...
01:08, 2019-09-27

Iran taking new steps to remove itself from nuclear deal Iran announced plans to take additional steps away from the 2015 nuclear deal, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Saturday, in an attempt to ...
18:24, 2019-08-03

The Latest: Iran steps away from parts of nuclear deal TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on Iran’s decision to step away from embattled nuclear deal (all times local): 10:15 a.m. Iran’s president...
08:00, 2019-05-08

Iran says it will take a ‘strong step’ away from nuclear deal without new terms Iran will “take a strong step” away from its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers if Europe cannot offer the country new terms by a deadline at the en...
18:52, 2019-09-02

UN watchdog: Iran has violated 2015 nuclear deal again BERLIN — The U.N.’s nuclear watchdog says Iran has breached another limit in its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers by stockpiling more heavy water ...
18:52, 2019-11-19

The Latest: Bolton says Iran should stick to nuclear deal ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions be...
08:08, 2019-05-29

Iran to break stockpile limit set by nuclear deal TEHRAN, Iran — A spokesman for Iran’s atomic agency says the country will break the uranium stockpile limit set by Tehran’s nuclear deal ...
11:40, 2019-06-17

UN says Iran breaks nuclear deal stockpile limit FILE – This Jan. 15, 2011 file photo, shows a part of Arak heavy water nuclear facilities, near the central city of Arak, 150 miles (250 kilome...
17:12, 2019-07-01

Iran says it has broken stockpile limit set by nuclear deal TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s foreign minister says it has surpassed the limit on its stockpile of low-enriched uranium set by the 2015 nuclear de...
15:20, 2019-07-01

EU warns Iran it may be forced to withdraw from nuclear deal EU warns it may have no choice if Iran takes further steps away from dealThe European Union has privately warned Iran that it will be forced to start...
09:16, 2019-09-27

Iran complies with nuclear deal limits, UN watchdog says Iran remains within the limits set by the 2015 nuclear deal with major powers, the IAEA has said. The accord has unraveled after the US withdrew from...
18:04, 2019-05-31

Europe rejects Iran 'ultimatums' on nuclear deal European powers have said they still backed the nuclear deal with Iran, but would not be held to ransom in order to keep it alive....
10:28, 2019-05-09

Europe is failing to save nuclear deal, Iran says Iran already has crept past limits the deal imposed on nuclear enrichment and its uranium stockpile. It is trying to pressure Europe to find a way to...
14:48, 2019-09-08

Iran says it has exceeded uranium limits set in nuclear deal Iran has exceeded the limits for its enriched uranium stockpile set in a 2015 nuclear deal with six world powers, the country’s state media rep...
15:20, 2019-07-01

Iran abandons nuclear deal over slaying of general The announcement came after another Iranian official said it would consider taking even-harsher steps....
20:12, 2020-01-05

European powers warn on Iran nuclear deal Germany, France and Britain have called for "responsible" action to reduce tensions between Tehran and the United States. Iran has breached the terms...
19:00, 2019-07-14

Iran rejects last-ditch effort to save nuclear deal as ‘not enough’ Iran's envoy said the talks with European officials were "a step forward, but it is still not enough and not meeting Iran's expectations."...
21:04, 2019-06-28

Iran sends letters on partial withdrawal from nuclear deal TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian state television says letters outlining the Islamic Republic’s partial withdrawal from its 2015 nuclear deal with w...
07:20, 2019-05-08

The Latest: UN says Iran breaks nuclear deal stockpile limit VIENNA (AP) — The Latest on Iran’s unraveling nuclear deal with world powers (all times local): 3:50 p.m. The United Nations’ atomic watc...
16:16, 2019-07-01

Spokesman: Iran to break stockpile limit set by nuclear deal TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A spokesman for Iran’s atomic agency says the country will break the uranium stockpile limit set by Tehran’s nuclear ...
10:44, 2019-06-17

Iran activates advanced centrifuges, violates nuclear deal Iran already has breached the stockpile and enrichment level limits set by the deal, while stressing it could quickly revert back to the terms of the...
15:00, 2019-09-07

AP EXPLAINS: Iran’s nuclear program as 2015 deal unravels DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran has set a 60-day deadline for world powers to renegotiate the terms of its 2015 nuclear deal, a year to the d...
09:36, 2019-05-08

Iran holds back on threat to breach nuclear deal Country may be waiting on outcome of talks setting out plans to kickstart trade with EUIran has held back on its threat to make its first breach of t...
16:08, 2019-06-27

EU backs Iran nuclear deal ahead of crucial meeting German, French and British foreign ministers are meeting in Brussels to find ways to keep the pact alive amid Iran's partial withdrawal. But US Secre...
15:04, 2019-05-13

Iran says it is ready to enrich uranium beyond nuclear deal levels Tehran says it will increase enrichment because Europe has ‘indirectly violated’ nuclear dealA top aide to Iran’s supreme leader says the Islamic Rep...
11:32, 2019-07-06

Iran to break uranium stockpile limit set by nuclear deal Atomic agency chief says limit will be breached in 10 days and uranium could be enriched up to 20%Iran will break the uranium stockpile limit set by ...
13:24, 2019-06-17

Iran abandons 2015 nuclear deal after Soleimani’s killing Iran on Sunday said it would no longer abide by limits on its nuclear activities set as part of the deal signed with the world powers in 2015 because...
21:28, 2020-01-05

Iran's ultimatum on breaching nuclear deal puts EU3 on the spot Tehran confirms it will violate 2015 agreement and take uranium stocks above limitIran has confirmed it will breach the 2015 nuclear deal for the fir...
14:20, 2019-06-26

Iran expands uranium enrichment in new breach of nuclear deal Iran has been accumulating, or had been prepared to accumulate, enriched uranium, the International Atomic Energy Agency said in a new report....
17:36, 2019-09-26

Iran complicates nuclear deal with breach of uranium limits European signatories to the nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or JCPOA, have warned of consequences, but have not yet sa...
23:08, 2019-07-01

UN inspectors to verify Iran’s claim it has broken nuclear deal Tehran ramps up level of uranium enrichment and hints at further breachesInspectors from the UN’s nuclear watchdog will work to verify Iran’s claim i...
17:36, 2019-07-07

Iran to step up enrichment of uranium in breach of nuclear deal Iran has announced it will raise its enrichment of uranium, breaking another limit of its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers....
11:24, 2019-07-07

Iran, nuclear deal partners to meet as accord under threat VIENNA (AP) — Senior officials from Iran and the remaining signatories to its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers are set to gather in Vienna as tens...
08:56, 2019-06-28

Iran prepares to violate uranium limit in nuclear deal The Islamic Republic has signaled its intention to exceed limits on uranium enrichment under the deal. Iranian officials said European guarantors sti...
13:56, 2019-06-17

Iran breaks nuclear deal and puts pressure on EU over sanctions Further breaches could follow as Tehran seeks help in increasing trade with EuropeIran has broken the terms of the nuclear deal for the first time si...
16:24, 2019-07-01

Test of resolve, credibility in US-Iran nuclear deal fallout WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s a test of resolve and credibility for the United States and Iran as the two adversaries take steps sure to further infla...
13:12, 2019-06-18

Iran’s president says ‘no limit’ to nuclear enrichment since abandoning deal Iran continued to abide by the agreement until last summer, saying it would not be bound by the deal if it saw none of its promised economic benefits...
14:36, 2020-01-16

Iran is taking its 'fourth step' away from the unraveling nuclear deal Associated Press The 2015 nuclear deal signed by Iran and five major world powers has been unraveling since President Donald Trump withdrew from the ...
17:48, 2019-11-05

EU urges Iran to respect nuclear deal, regrets US sanctions BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is urging Iran to respect the international agreement curbing the Islamic Republic’s nuclear ambitions and s...
10:36, 2019-05-09

EU presses Iran to stop violating nuclear deal 'without delay' European signatories to the Iran nuclear deal have urged Tehran to stop enriching and stockpiling uranium. After the US pulled out of the 2015 accord...
18:56, 2019-07-09

Iran challenges Europe and China to stand up to US over nuclear deal Iran is now giving them 60 days to take significant strides or face a potentially severe new crisis in the Middle EastBy taking a couple of small, ca...
21:20, 2019-05-08

Iran appears to bend in standoff with US over 2015 nuclear deal Iran hinted at possible concessions to end its diplomatic standoff with Washington, including providing reassurances it will not seek nuclear arms an...
00:08, 2019-09-26

Iran’s top diplomat presses efforts to save nuclear deal TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s foreign minister is pressing ahead with intense diplomatic efforts to salvage Tehran’s nuclear deal with world...
09:40, 2019-05-17

Iran and US both undermining nuclear deal says UN political affairs chief Both Iran and the United States have been putting strain on the groundbreaking 2015 deal to monitor Iran’s nuclear programme, which remains a “corner...
00:56, 2019-12-20

UN atomic agency: Iran in compliance with 2015 nuclear deal VIENNA (AP) — The U.N. atomic watchdog says Iran continues to stay within the limitations set by the nuclear deal reached in 2015 with major powers, ...
16:08, 2019-05-31

EU makes last-ditch effort to keep Iran from leaving nuclear deal Europe aims to boost trade in effort to persuade Tehran not to escalate Gulf crisisEuropean states will announce a multimillion-euro credit line to e...
20:36, 2019-06-26

Iran refuses to end breach of nuclear deal until it gets 'full rights' Tehran meets French envoy as Rouhani warns UK of repercussions over oil tanker seizureIran has told Europe it will not reverse its decision to increa...
15:08, 2019-07-10

Iran’s president announces latest step away from nuclear deal The development is significant as the centrifuges previously spun empty, without gas injection, under the landmark 2015 nuclear accord....
12:08, 2019-11-05

Iran begins construction on 2nd power reactor as nuclear deal unravels Iran began pouring concrete Sunday for a second nuclear reactor at its Bushehr power plant, a facility Tehran points to as its reason to break the en...
15:36, 2019-11-10

Iran’s supreme leader will continue to defy broken nuclear deal ​Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei on Tuesday said the Islamic Republic will continue to pull back from its commitments in the 2015 nuclear d...
21:32, 2019-07-16

World watches warily as Iran scales back nuclear deal World powers have been weighing up Iran's decision to abandon parts of the 2015 nuclear deal. France said it would assess the situation, China urged ...
13:24, 2019-05-08

Iran puts pressure on Europe to save nuclear deal within 60-day deadline Tehran leverages use of advanced centrifuges to call for urgent European counter-measures to US sanctionsIran has announced it has started using more...
20:20, 2019-09-07

Boris Johnson calls for 'Trump deal' to fix Iran nuclear standoff PM says president could come up with better pact, in apparent shift from European positionBoris Johnson has sided with Donald Trump in calling the 20...
01:24, 2019-09-24

Trump preparing to shred key remaining remnants of Iran nuclear deal President Trump is poised to tighten sanctions on Iran by revoking waivers for the country's civilian nuclear program, administration officials say....
00:24, 2019-07-11

Iran to partially withdraw from nuclear deal as tensions with U.S. rise: reports Iran on Wednesday is expected to announce it is partially withdrawing from the nuclear deal it struck with world powers, a year to the day that Presi...
23:00, 2019-05-07

Tehran warns time is running out to save Iran nuclear deal Nuclear agency says it is able to raise uranium enrichment past 20% level, even though it has not immediate plans to do soIran has stated itis now ca...
13:32, 2019-09-07

Iran to raise uranium enrichment beyond terms of 2015 nuclear deal Setting another unspecified 60-day deadline for the deal, Iran took further steps toward pressuring Europe while urging further diplomacy to save an ...
15:00, 2019-07-07

EU powers resist calls for Iran sanctions after breach of nuclear deal Focus is on averting further breaches and UK says it remains committed to 2015 dealEuropean leaders have resisted calls to start reimposing sanctions...
21:52, 2019-07-01

Iran warns US to drop sanctions as time runs out for nuclear deal Even while insisting they do not want a war, leaders of Iran and the US have again ratcheted up international tension. The EU is scrambling to salvag...
20:52, 2019-06-26

German foreign minister headed to Iran to save nuclear deal Heiko Maas has announced he will travel to Tehran next week in an effort to salvage the Iran nuclear deal. Maas, the first German diplomat to visit I...
16:08, 2019-06-06

Iran announces new violations of nuclear deal on anniversary of embassy takeover By starting up these advanced centrifuges, Iran further cuts into the one year that experts estimate Tehran would need to have enough material for bu...
12:16, 2019-11-04

Trump applauds Boris Johnson’s call for new Iran nuclear deal President Trump on Monday was enthusiastic about British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s idea of creating a new nuclear deal with Iran, saying that he...
21:28, 2019-09-23

Iran puts pressure on Europeans to save nuclear deal within 60-day deadline Tehran leverages use of advanced centrifuges to call for urgent European counter-measures to US sanctionsIran has announced it has started using more...
18:16, 2019-09-07

EU to chair high-level meeting on Iran nuclear deal June 28 BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union will chair a meeting of the nations involved in the embattled Iran nuclear deal in Vienna on June 28. Besides the ...
21:40, 2019-06-20

Europe demands Iran reverse course as Tehran violates the nuclear deal Drew Angerer/Getty Images The European signatories fighting to save the Iran nuclear deal in the wake of America's unilateral withdrawal last year e...
23:16, 2019-07-07

World powers urge Iran to stick to nuclear deal abandoned by US Iran has threatened to reduce its commitments under deal as early as this weekendWorld powers meeting in Vienna have urged Iran to stick to the terms...
17:56, 2019-06-28

Mike Pompeo urges UK to help rein in 'lawless' Iran over nuclear deal UK told ‘not to soothe the Ayatollahs angry’ at Trump decision to abandon nuclear dealUS secretary of state Mike Pompeo has urged the UK to stand wit...
21:20, 2019-05-08

Experts fear ‘snowball effect’ as Iran abandons nuclear deal DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran is preparing to break through limits set by Tehran’s 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, and each step...
08:52, 2019-06-26

Iran ends nuclear deal commitments as fallout from Suleimani killing spreads Iraqi parliament votes to expel US-led troops, while hundreds of thousands march in IranIran has announced that it will no longer abide by any of the...
21:32, 2020-01-05

Iran threatens to resume higher uranium enrichment if nuclear deal fails President Hassan Rouhani also said that Iran would stop exporting excess uranium and heavy water from its nuclear program, two requirements of the de...
13:40, 2019-05-08

Here's what's in the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran that the country withdrew from amid heightened tensions with the US AP President Donald Trump withdrew the US from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), also known as the Iran nuclear deal, in May 2018. The ...
21:36, 2020-01-05

Iran ends nuclear deal commitments as fallout of Suleimani killing spreads Iraqi parliament votes to expel US-led troops, while hundreds of thousands march in IranIran has announced it will no longer abide by any of the limi...
20:52, 2020-01-05

Iran boasts about latest nuclear deal violations on US Embassy crisis anniversary TEHRAN, Iran — Iran announced on Monday its latest violations of the nuclear deal with world powers, saying that it now operates twice as many advanc...
14:00, 2019-11-04

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu: Europe must keep promise to leave Iran nuclear deal European leaders must exit the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and renew international sanctions on Tehran, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said, co...
02:12, 2019-07-09

EU calls on Iran to uphold nuclear deal, reverse uranium enrichment breach The European Union is again calling on Iran to stay true to a nuclear deal it agreed to in 2015....
14:12, 2019-07-09

Biden wants Obama-era foreign policy — including return to Iran nuclear deal Joe Biden will rewind the clock on American foreign policy back to the Obama administration if he’s elected president, the former veep said during a ...
04:12, 2019-07-12

European Union urges Iran to stop violating terms of nuclear deal The European Union Tuesday called on Iran to ​roll back its decision to enrich uranium beyond the limits of the 2015 nuclear deal. “We continue to ur...
15:48, 2019-07-09

Iran just took its boldest action yet against the nuclear deal to 'blackmail' US allies and isolate Trump Ludovic Marin/Reuters Iran took its boldest step yet in violation of the landmark Iran nuclear deal on Monday when it announced it will begin increa...
23:36, 2019-06-17

Iran’s president says it will keep excess enriched uranium, instead of selling it as called for by nuclear deal TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president says it will keep excess enriched uranium, instead of selling it as called for by nuclear deal....
08:00, 2019-05-08

Iran enriching uranium to 4.5 per cent, breaking nuclear deal limit: reports Experts warn higher enrichment and a growing stockpile could begin to narrow the one-year window Iran would need to have enough material for an atomi...
13:36, 2019-07-08

Here's what's in the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran that Trump withdrew from, leading to increased tensions AP President Donald Trump withdrew the US from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), also known as the Iran nuclear deal, in May 2018. The ...
06:08, 2020-01-03

EU mechanism for trade with Iran 'now operational' The EU has created a mechanism that will allow European countries to trade with Iran despite US sanctions. The move is an attempt to show good will t...
23:12, 2019-06-28

Cruz: 'The deep state' is working overtime to salvage Obama's Iran nuclear deal Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz claimed on Tuesday that "the deep state" within the Treasury and State Departments trying to undermine the Trump admin...
03:36, 2019-09-04

Iran threatens to make weapons-grade uranium with tech banned by nuclear deal Iran is using advanced centrifuges banned under the 2015 nuclear deal to enrich uranium faster and well past limits set in the deal....
19:12, 2019-09-07

Peace in the Gulf ‘at a critical juncture’ says DiCarlo, urging continuation of Iran nuclear deal The Iran nuclear deal must “continue to work for all”, despite moves by both the United States and Iran which have destabilized the “hard-won” 2015 a...
21:00, 2019-06-26

Iran is withdrawing from the 2015 nuclear deal after Trump ordered deadly strike on its top general Associated Press Iran is withdrawing from the 2015 nuclear deal, a move that could be perceived as the country taking a big step toward obtaining a n...
21:12, 2020-01-05

Investigators found uranium particles at a secret facility in Iran, suggesting a further rejection of the nuclear deal Associated Press The UN's nuclear watchdog reported on Monday that uranium particles had been discovered at a site not previously declared by the Ira...
14:56, 2019-11-12

Boris Johnson wants to strike a new 'Trump deal' to replace the Iran nuclear agreement, which took 9 years to complete Reuters UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson reiterated his aim to stop Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon, saying that if the current Iran nuclear deal...
12:28, 2020-01-14

Iran is completely withdrawing from the 2015 nuclear deal after Trump ordered deadly strike on its top general Associated Press Iran is withdrawing from the 2015 nuclear deal, a move that could be perceived as the country taking a big step toward obtaining a n...
19:56, 2020-01-05

EU pressures Iran to stop violating nuclear deal amid talks to bring back sanctions BRUSSELS (AP) - Britain, France and Germany on Tuesday ratcheted up pressure on Iran to stop violating its landmark nuclear deal in a last-ditch effo...
22:00, 2020-01-14

Iran’s president says higher uranium enrichment will resume if new nuclear deal terms not reached within 60 days TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president says higher uranium enrichment will resume if new nuclear deal terms not reached within 60 days....
08:00, 2019-05-08

Iran's president says he does not know what Boris Johnson 'is thinking' after the UK prime minister called for a Trump nuclear deal Getty Iranian President Hassan Rouhani attacks Boris Johnson for backing a new nuclear deal negotiated by US President Donald Trump. The UK prime min...
11:04, 2020-01-15

'Moment of truth': Trump and Iran's high-stakes game of chicken could blow up nuclear deal President Trump’s standoff with Iranian Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has led to another high-stakes game of chicken: between Tehran and U.S. allies trying ...
23:24, 2019-06-27

Iran nuclear deal: Boris Johnson signals major shift in UK's position as he calls for new agreement Boris Johnson has called for a new nuclear deal with Iran, signalling a major shift in the UK's position....
23:04, 2019-09-23

Iran has threatened to enrich uranium to weapons-grade levels within a week after violating the 2015 nuclear deal Reuters On top of announcing it's violated the 2015 nuclear deal, Iran on Monday threatened to enrich uranium to weapons-grade levels by July 7 if i...
00:24, 2019-07-02

Iran gives world powers 60 days to meet economic demands before it withdraws from key aspects of 2015 nuclear deal Iran has withdrawn from key promises made in the 2015 international nuclear deal and given world powers a 60-day deadline for new terms to be drawn u...
09:44, 2019-05-08

As US tensions grow, Iran supreme leader says president, FM didn’t act as he wished in implementing 2015 nuclear deal TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — As US tensions grow, Iran supreme leader says president, FM didn’t act as he wished in implementing 2015 nuclear deal ....
20:48, 2019-05-22

‘A delaying mechanism’: Another fight brewing over European sanctions on Iran Western European allies could hesitate to sanction Iran for violating the 2015 nuclear deal even after lodging a formal diplomatic complaint, analyst...
06:16, 2020-01-16

European leaders issue defiant support for Iran nuclear deal after Trump tells them to drop 'foolish' agreement Getty European leaders issue a statement of support for Iran's nuclear deal despite Trump calling for them to walk away from the "foolish" arrangemen...
12:20, 2020-01-13

UN atomic watchdog says Iran continues to comply with 2015 nuclear deal but increasing uranium, heavy water stockpiles VIENNA (AP) — UN atomic watchdog says Iran continues to comply with 2015 nuclear deal but increasing uranium, heavy water stockpiles....
15:36, 2019-05-31

Donald Trump pulled out of Iran nuclear deal to spite Barack Obama, according to latest leaked Kim Darroch cable Donald Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal to spite Barack Obama, according to a leaked memo written by the UK's former ambassador in the US....
11:40, 2019-07-14

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls for ‘more patience’ amid US-Iran tensions as nuclear deal hangs in balance TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calls for ‘more patience’ amid US-Iran tensions as nuclear deal hangs in balance....
19:16, 2019-06-12

Jeremy Hunt launches fresh diplomatic bid to prevent Iran nuclear deal unravelling and ease tensions in the Gulf Jeremy Hunt is to launch a fresh diplomatic bid to prevent the Iran nuclear deal unravelling and to ease tensions in the Gulf....
23:40, 2019-07-14

Trump's European allies leave him alone on the world stage as they hold crisis talks to salvage the Iran nuclear deal he called 'foolish' MPI10/MediaPunch/IPX via Associated Press European leaders will meet on Friday afternoon to hold discussions over how to salvage the Iran nuclear dea...
12:04, 2020-01-10

Iran will 'no longer abide' by its nuclear deal, state TV reports Iran has said it will no longer abide by any limits set by the 2015 nuclear deal, state TV reports....
19:44, 2020-01-05

Donald Trump says US will 'embrace peace with all who seek it' as he calls on UK to abandon Iran nuclear deal Donald Trump has said the US will "embrace peace with all who seek it" as has called on the UK and other European countries to break away from the Ir...
17:52, 2020-01-08

Iran says it will 'firmly confront' US aggression as Trump sows confusion Tehran summons UAE envoy to complain over drone launchTrump combines threats with suggestion he is open to talksIran has said it will not hesitate to...
16:40, 2019-06-22

How America And Iran Danced To The Brink of War Yesterday Iran launched more than a dozen ballistic missiles at U.S. forces based in Iraq. No Americans were reported harmed in the attacks. The salv...
01:28, 2020-01-09

Old grudges, new weapons… is the US on the brink of war with Iran? While American hawks talk up an ‘imminent’ threat from Tehran with no hard evidence, echoing the start of the Iraq conflict, hardliners are in the as...
16:36, 2019-05-18

Trump and Iran may be on the brink of a war that would likely be devastating to both sides Jonathan Ernst/Reuters The US could be on the brink of war with Iran after weeks of rising tensions. The US has sent bombers, an aircraft-carrier s...
22:56, 2019-05-23

Iran top military chief issues threat: ‘Our hands are on the trigger’ Iran’s highest-ranking military official offered a stark warning after reports emerged that the U.S. is considering deploying 10,000 troops to the Mi...
21:00, 2019-05-23

Trump's brinkmanship on Iran may not stop at the brink in future Neither Tehran nor Washington want a war but the campaign of maximum pressure and the impulse for revenge mean they remain on collision courseThe saf...
21:36, 2020-01-08

Russian President Vladimir Putin says use of force against Iran would trigger a catastrophe MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says use of force against Iran would trigger a catastrophe....
14:48, 2019-06-20

Trump sparked the Iran crisis. Now he must walk away from the brink of war | Michael H Fuchs It is up to Congress and the American people to force Trump to adopt a more pragmatic pathIn the midst of a dangerous national security crisis like t...
23:12, 2020-01-08

Opinion: Iran is not about to collapse There is seething unrest in Iranian society — but the situation cannot be compared to that of the revolution of 41 years ago, says guest contributor ...
00:28, 2020-01-18

Trump may send dozens of ships and 14,000 more troops to confront Iran only 2 months after vowing to pull out of 'ridiculous wars' AP Photo/Andrew Harnik US officials may send more military assets to the Middle East, including Navy ships and up to 14,000 troops, in order to push ...
00:08, 2019-12-05

BREAKING: US pushes world to brink of war as it slams Iran drone attack as 'unprovoked' THE US has slammed the Iran drone shooting as an "unprovoked attack", pushing the world to the brink of war....
14:36, 2019-06-20

US and Iran on brink of war after airstrike kills most powerful military leader Qasem Soleimani Iran's top military commander killed in US drone strike Trump ordered attack on general's convoy in Iraq Fears of war grow as Iranian leader vows 'ha...
13:32, 2020-01-03

Trump's new sanctions on Iran are part of a failing strategy that brought them to the brink of war in the first place Reuters The Trump administration announced new sanctions against Iran on Friday after a week in which Washington and Tehran were on the brink of war....
22:44, 2020-01-10

Iran-US dispute grows over attacks on oil tankers in Gulf of Oman Tensions remain high as Arab League calls for restraint – and Labour warns of UK being drawn into conflictDivisions over responsibility for last week...
22:04, 2019-06-15

U.S., Iran send mixed signals amid ongoing dispute  Iran and the United States sent mixed signals on Tuesday about resolving their disputes as Iran's supreme leader threatened to further breach the 20...
01:12, 2019-07-17

European troops may be at risk after dispute process triggered – Iran Hassan Rouhani’s threat to western allies comes amid fears of reimposition of sanctionsIran’s president has warned that European soldiers in the Midd...
13:12, 2020-01-15

‘A final implosion’: Regime in Iran will soon collapse, says shah’s son Iran’s theocratic regime is tottering on the brink of collapse, according to the former crown prince whose family was dispossessed in the 1979 revolu...
22:36, 2020-01-15

Iran official says coal mine collapse kills 2, injures 1 TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s state-run IRNA news agency is reporting that a mine collapse has killed two miners and injured another in the centra...
15:28, 2019-06-13

How Close Is Iran to a Nuclear Weapon? Here's What We Know Iran is no longer abiding by many of the restrictions in the landmark 2015 nuclear deal, but that doesn’t mean it’s about to build a bomb, either....
02:20, 2020-01-07

Oil's bonkers week saw a 'stunning' collapse after spiking on the Trump-Iran turmoil Reuters / Brendan McDermid Oil this week briefly jumped to $70 a barrel, then on Wednesday sharply dropped to the mid-$60s level. "The one-day collap...
13:20, 2020-01-09

World War 3: Does Iran have nuclear weapons? Are they preparing for WW3? A US drone attack which killed the Iranian general Qassem Soleimani has fuelled fear World War 3 could be on the horizon – but noes Iran have nuclear...
13:08, 2020-01-06

How close is Iran to making a nuclear bomb? AP Photo/Iranian Presidency Office, Mohammad Berno In response to the US withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal, Iran has begun exceeding the curbs im...
21:32, 2020-01-17

Nuclear changes, more troops heighten US-Iran tensions WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and Iran edged toward a flashpoint Monday as Tehran announced it was breaking compliance with the accord that keeps it fro...
06:24, 2019-06-18

It would take Iran more than 4 months to develop nuclear weapons The US assassination of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani has raised fears of nuclear conflict, but Iran has been on the road to building nuclear weap...
16:48, 2020-01-08

Iran hit with magnitude 4.9 earthquake near nuclear plant A magnitude 4.9 earthquake hit Iran early Wednesday morning after a volatile day in the region, according to the United States Geological Survey....
12:16, 2020-01-08

Trump insists Iran will ‘NEVER’ have a nuclear weapon President Trump declared that Iran will not become a nuclear power in an all-caps tweet on Monday, a day after Tehran announced that it will no longe...
19:12, 2020-01-06

At UN, Iran proposes ‘coalition for hope’ to pull Gulf region from ‘edge of collapse’ The Gulf region is “on the edge of collapse”, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told world leaders on Wednesday at the annual high-level segment of th...
22:00, 2019-09-25

Germany extends controversial nuclear deal with Brazil The Green party sought to scrap the agreement, citing safety concerns. However, the government in Berlin says it is committed to its longstanding dea...
19:12, 2019-11-14

Is the US nudging Britain into dangerous waters with Iran? The UK’s shipping looks vulnerable since it seized a tanker after a US requestA chain of events has been triggered that is increasingly exposing the ...
21:52, 2019-07-11

Iran-UK tanker standoff: What is the next step for Britain? After Iran seized a UK-flagged tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, the UK is looking for a diplomatic way forward. But if Tehran refuses to negotiate, Lo...
14:12, 2019-07-23

US dispatches nuclear-capable B-52 bombers as signal to Iran The Pentagon has sent six B-52 heavy bombers to a British base in the Indian Ocean to stand by in case tensions with Iran escalate into military conf...
16:16, 2020-01-07

Iran and US trade barbs at international nuclear meeting Backed by Moscow, Tehran said that Washington was using sanctions as "weapons of warfare." The US said Iran was using "nuclear extortion" to pressure...
20:40, 2019-07-10

It may become impossible to tell if Iran starts making a nuclear bomb US hostility to arms control treaties has put Iran back on a path to building nuclear weapons, and inspectors could be left blind if the deal collaps...
17:20, 2019-05-09

Macron calls for Iran to reduce its nuclear stockpile ​French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday called on Iran to reduce its stockpile of enriched uranium and abide by ​the ​terms of the 2015 nuclear ...
15:32, 2019-07-02

Iran to restart some nuclear activity in response to US sanctions Iran suggested Monday that it will restart part of its nuclear program in response to tightening US sanctions — as well as reduce its complianc...
22:08, 2019-05-06

Iran says it has breached 2015 nuclear agreement for the first time Iran had been expected for days to acknowledge it broke the limit after earlier warning it would do so....
16:28, 2019-07-01

UN nuclear watchdog: 'Time is of the essence' on Iran cooperation The IAEA has urged Iran to cooperate as the agency gathers information on Tehran's nuclear program. It confirmed Tehran was preparing to use more adv...
19:16, 2019-09-09

Iran says it won’t obey nuclear limits after Soleimani’s killing The spokesman said Iran's steps could be reversed if Washington lifted its sanctions on Tehran....
19:56, 2020-01-05

Europe urges Iran to cooperate with UN nuclear watchdog Britain, France, Germany and the EU have issued a joint statement warning Iran to stick to its commitments under the 2015 deal on its nuclear program...
18:12, 2019-09-13

Trump says he will be Iran's 'best friend' if it renounces nuclear weapons President Trump promised to become Iran's "best friend" if Tehran agreed to his terms and renounced nuclear weapons....
19:36, 2019-06-22

Iran to limit inspectors' access to its nuclear facilities Move is country’s fourth step away from nuclear deal signed in 2015Iran will further reduce its commitment to the nuclear deal signed with world powe...
19:36, 2019-10-16

Pompeo slams Iran's treatment of UN nuclear inspector US secretary of state accuses Tehran of trying to ‘intimidate’ woman while Iran says tests indicated she possessed ‘suspect’ materialThe US secretary...
06:12, 2019-11-09

Iran starts building a new nuclear reactor at Bushehr Iran began pouring concrete for a new reactor at the Bushehr power plant, despite tensions around their nuclear program. "It was not us who started b...
17:24, 2019-11-10

US waives Iran sanctions on civil nuclear projects Without the waivers, the US would have to sanction European firms working on civil nuclear projects, White House officials said. European guarantors ...
12:24, 2019-08-01

Iran threatens to step back from UN nuclear watchdog Tehran warns it will reconsider IAEA commitments if EU states trigger possible sanctionsIran has warned it may “seriously reconsider” its commitments...
17:40, 2019-12-01

Iran starts building new nuclear reactor at Bushehr Iran began pouring concrete for a new reactor at the Bushehr power plant, despite tensions around their nuclear program. "It was not us who started b...
18:20, 2019-11-10

Britain warns Iran after attempted seizure of oil tanker ​Britain on Thursday urged Iran to “de-escalate” after ​armed military vessels tried to seize a BP-​operated oil tanker in the Strait of ...
16:04, 2019-07-11

Britain summons Iran envoy over arrest of UK ambassador UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's spokesman called the arrest an 'unacceptable breach' of the Vienna Convention. The envoy was held after attending a...
13:32, 2020-01-13

Tension rises between Britain and Iran over tit-for-tat tanker seizures DRAMATIC AUDIO, VIDEO: Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps has released video showing its seizure of the British-flagged oil tanker Stena Imper...
13:16, 2019-07-22

Iran sentences woman to 10 years for ‘spying’ for Britain Iran sentenced an Iranian woman to 10 years prison for spying for Britain, as tension rises between Tehran and some Western countries over its nuclea...
15:36, 2019-05-13

Iran’s president rejects nuclear talks before sanctions are lifted Hopes of a deal with Trump quashed as Rouhani accuses US of ‘economic terrorism’Iran’s president, Hassan Rouhani, has ruled out negotiations on its n...
21:32, 2019-09-25

Trump open to renewed nuclear talks with Iran under ‘right circumstances’ President Trump on Monday said he might be willing to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani down the road should the Muslim theocracy change its...
21:56, 2019-08-26

Official: US renews Iran sanctions waivers for nuclear work WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior U.S. official says the Trump administration is renewing five of seven sanctions waivers that allow Russia and European nat...
21:16, 2019-05-03

Pompeo announces new sanctions on Iran's nuclear power complex Saturday brought new sanctions on Iran's nuclear reactor and power plant complex aimed at blocking the nation's development of nuclear weapons....
16:28, 2019-05-04

Trump to blame for failure of US-Iran nuclear talks – Rouhani Iranian president tells cabinet the country had been ready to accept terms of French UN planThe Iranian president, Hassan Rouhani, has told his cabin...
15:00, 2019-10-02

Netanyahu says Iran destroyed site used to develop nuclear weapons Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu charged Tuesday that Iran had destroyed a remote site that was used to conduct “experiments to develop nucl...
21:41, 2019-09-10

Netanyahu accuses Iran of hiding evidence of nuclear facility Israel’s opposition says prime minister’s claims are an election campaign stunt Benjamin Netanyahu has unveiled what he claims was a previously undis...
21:24, 2019-09-09

Iran defends decision to block UN inspector from nuclear site Iran alleges the inspector tested positive for suspected traces of explosive nitrates. The U.N.’s nuclear watchdog has disputed the claim....
14:04, 2019-11-09

Magnitude 5.1 quake strikes near Iran's Bushehr nuclear plant A magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck near Iran's Bushehr nuclear plant on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said....
04:44, 2019-12-27

UN nuclear watchdog holding special meeting to put pressure on Iran Iran says it will continue to breach limits of the deal one by one until it receives the economic windfall the deal promised....
15:44, 2019-07-10

Israeli PM in London to urge Johnson to end nuclear talks with Iran British PM has cleared his diary amid the Brexit chaos to meet Benjamin Netanyahu The Israeli prime minister has flown into London to urge Britain to...
14:28, 2019-09-05

Two earthquakes strike close to nuclear power plant in Iran Iran was hit by two almost-magnitude 5 earthquakes of early Wednesday — both shaking the area around a major nuclear plant, according to offici...
16:44, 2020-01-08

Trump warns Iran nuclear threats will 'come back to bite you' Caution follows Tehran’s vow to ‘put aside’ 2015 nuclear commitment on uranium enrichment levels within daysDonald Trump has warned Iran to be “caref...
05:24, 2019-07-04

Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani says ‘no limit’ to nuclear enrichment Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday said that Tehran is now enriching more uranium than before it agreed to the 2015 nuclear accord with wor...
15:20, 2020-01-16

Iran resumes enrichment at Fordo, again breaking nuclear pact Iran has stepped further away from its international nuclear pact by restarting uranium enrichment at its Fordo facility, state media have reported. ...
06:20, 2019-11-07

Iran to build WW3-ready nuclear bomb 'within a year' after US fallout President Donald Trump's decision to assassinate military leader Qassem Soleimani has sparked a furious response in Tehran, with US bases in Iraq tar...
13:20, 2020-01-10

Iran ramps up uranium enrichment in latest nuclear breach Iran has begun work on advanced centrifuges to boost enriched uranium for its controversial nuclear program. It is the third time in the past few mon...
14:12, 2019-09-07

Iran arrested 17 nationals working with CIA to spy on nuclear, military sites Iran said Monday that it arrested 17 nationals working for the CIA to spy on the Islamic Republic’s nuclear and military sites – and that some have b...
15:08, 2019-07-22

Iran sentences woman to 10 years in prison for spying for Britain LONDON — Iran said on Monday it had sentenced an Iranian woman to 10 years prison for spying for Britain, as tension rises between Tehran and s...
20:36, 2019-05-13

US security adviser in Britain to discuss Iran, Huawei – and Brexit John Bolton expected to urge tougher UK stance towards Tehran and Chinese firmJohn Bolton, Donald Trump’s national security adviser, has arrived in L...
22:32, 2019-08-11

Germany to mediate in Iran The German government is to send a high-level diplomat to Tehran as tensions between the US and Iran intensify, threatening a prolonged conflict....
09:28, 2019-05-23

Iran and US heading for nuclear war Russian official warns in major WW3 threat The comments warning of World War 3 by Vladimir Dzhabarov, lawmaker in Russia's upper house of parliament on Wednesday came in the wake of Iranian mi...
11:24, 2020-01-08

Iran earthquake as nuclear power plant hit by powerful 4.9 magnitude tremor The quake hit near the town of Sangan in Khaf county close to Bushehr nuclear power plant at a shallow depth of just 6km below the surface close to t...
10:24, 2020-01-08

Nuke experts: It's not too soon to worry if Trump may use nuclear weapons against Iran and end 75 years of non-use Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider Tensions between Iran and the US have escalated dramatically in recent weeks, most not...
14:32, 2020-01-07

Iran and US 'heading for nuclear war' Russian official warns in major WW3 threat The comments warning of World War 3 by Vladimir Dzhabarov, lawmaker in Russia's upper house of parliament on Wednesday came in the wake of Iranian mi...
11:52, 2020-01-08

Iran cannot be allowed to develop nuclear weapons: Israeli Foreign Minister The international community must join together to prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons, the Foreign Minister of Israel told the UN General As...
02:44, 2019-09-27

Growing calls in Iran to abandon nuclear treaty, ambassador warns Comments could be taken as signal to Europe not to pull out of 2015 nuclear dealThe Iranian government is under growing domestic pressure to pull out...
19:36, 2019-11-07

Iran ‘never stopped building nuclear weapons at secret site despite US treaty’ Under the treaty, Iran agreed to limit its sensitive nuclear activities and allow international inspectors into the country...
02:08, 2020-01-08

Iran claims they arrested 17 nationals working with CIA to spy on nuclear, military sites Iran said Monday that it arrested 17 nationals working for the CIA to spy on the Islamic Republic’s nuclear and military sites — and that some have b...
19:28, 2019-07-22

Iran using advanced tech to speed up nuclear weapon production: experts Iran is now using technology which could allow it to produce enough material to build a nuclear weapon in less than a year, experts said. Behrouz Kam...
18:16, 2019-09-07

Moderate quake strikes near Iran's Bushehr nuclear plant, no damage An earthquake of magnitude of 4.9 struck near Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant on Friday but an Iranian emergency services official said there was ...
11:24, 2019-12-27

Macron: time for US and Iran to resume nuclear talks – live news French president says ‘I am not naive and I don’t believe in miracles’ but urges end to sanctions and resumption of negotiations 8.04pm BST Macron ha...
21:32, 2019-09-24

Iran to inject uranium into centrifuges, moving further from 2015 nuclear accord Iran will begin injecting uranium gas into more than a thousand centrifuges at one of its nuclear plants, the country’s president said Tuesday,...
15:20, 2019-11-05

No reports of damage from quake near Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant: TV An 4.9 magnitude earthquake struck Iran's Bushehr province on Friday, where the country's nuclear power plant is located, but there were no immediate...
05:20, 2019-12-27

Iran earthquake: 5.1-magnitude quake hits near Bushehr nuclear plant Moderate quake struck at the relatively shallow depth of 38km about 50km from the facilityA magnitude-5.1 earthquake has struck near Iran’s Bushehr n...
05:32, 2019-12-27

BREAKING Iran secret nuclear weapon site unveiled by Israel Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has unveiled what he says is a newly-discovered Iranian nuclear weapons site....
18:36, 2019-09-09

Iran makes 'substantial' nuclear offer in return for US lifting sanctions Plan would allow enhanced, permanent nuclear inspectionsForeign minister: ‘It’s not about photo ops. We want substance’Iran has offered a deal with t...
19:56, 2019-07-18

Iran threatens to ditch nuclear treaty after being accused of breaching accord Iran threatened to exit the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty after three European powers said the regime violated the 2015 deal....
22:56, 2020-01-20

Germany, France reach arms export deal A binding agreement removes a major hurdle for the development and export of Franco-German weapons systems. It also paves the way for the development...
00:40, 2019-10-17

IAEA report raises suspicion Iran is hiding 'undeclared nuclear material' A forthcoming report from the International Atomic Energy Agency has stoked concerns that Iran is hiding illicit nuclear activity, according to gover...
05:00, 2019-08-31

Sean Hannity: Sources say US military has plan to wipe out Iran nuclear facilities Fox News host Sean Hannity boasted of having sources who say the U.S. is more than ready to take out nuclear facilities in Iran....
20:24, 2019-07-20

Iran to develop nuclear centrifuges as US dismisses French plan to ease tension Hassan Rouhani confirmed Iran would be taking step away from 2015 deal after US envoy questioned existence of French proposalThe US state department ...
22:12, 2019-09-04

Trump threatens ‘official end to Iran’ as he vows he’ll never let Tehran acquire nuclear weapons SHADES OF FIRE AND FURY: It’s not clear who fired the Katyusha rocket that landed near the U.S. embassy in Baghdad yesterday, but shortly afterward, ...
13:48, 2019-05-20

Trump says Iran will never have a nuclear weapon as Tehran mourns Suleimani – live updates Follow the latest developments as huge crowds pack streets of Tehran in memory of Iranian general 3.10pm GMT Hundreds of Yemenis have taken part in a...
16:20, 2020-01-06

UN inspector blocked from Iran nuclear site after allegedly testing positive for explosives The allegation made by Iranian representative Kazem Gharib Abadi came as Iran injected uranium gas into centrifuges at its underground Fordo nuclear ...
20:36, 2019-11-07

Iran's uranium stockpile breach will shorten its breakout time to a nuclear weapon Iran's announcement that it has exceeded limits on its uranium stockpile puts it one step closer to becoming a nuclear state, shortening its breakout...
23:56, 2019-07-01

Moderate quake strikes near Iran's Bushehr nuclear plant, no damage reported An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.9 struck near Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant on Friday, and Iranian media said there were no immediate report...
06:08, 2019-12-27

Germany urges US to talk with Iran German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says a thaw in US-Iran tensions must result in new talks over the 2015 nuclear deal. European leaders have struggl...
15:44, 2019-08-30

Germany looks to 'lead' US-Iran talks European powers hope to broker a new round of negotiations between the United States and Iran in a bid to prevent the collapse of the 2015 nuclear de...
23:12, 2019-06-08

Germany, France and Spain sign deal on European fighter jet German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen has described the signing as a "great day for the European defense union." The 'Future Combat Air System...
17:04, 2019-06-17

Iran brands Britain and US ‘coalition of demons’ amid Gulf tanker crisis IRAN has branded Britain and the US a “coalition of demons” amid the growing tanker crisis in the Gulf....
14:48, 2019-08-08

Air France jet en route to Mumbai makes emergency landing in Iran An Air France jet made an emergency landing in Iran on Wednesday, according to reports. The Airbus A340 briefly vanished from radar when it unexpecte...
23:40, 2019-05-08

Champagne says he ‘stressed’ to Iran that black boxes must be sent to Ukraine, France 176 people including 57 Canadians were killed when the Iranian military shot down the Ukraine International Airlines passenger jet earlier this month...
16:36, 2020-01-19

BREAKING: Air France plane missing after EMERGENCY call over Iran AN AIR France plane has gone off the radar and is missing after declaring an emergency over Iran....
18:00, 2019-05-08

Iran attack: Supreme leader in terrifying World War 3 nuclear warning as missiles fired The world is bracing for World War 3 as Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei made a series of threats in a devastating speech which will further inflam...
11:24, 2020-01-08

Iran earthquake strikes close to oldest nuclear power plant in Middle East The quake's epicentre was around 50km from the country's Bushehr nuclear power plant, the first civilian reactor built in the Middle East after being...
10:40, 2019-12-27

Trump insists North Korea and Iran will cave on nuclear weapons through economic necessity TRUMP RETURNS READY TO DEAL: If there was a theme to President Trump’s four-day state visit to Japan, it’s that he’s ready to deal — with North Korea...
13:52, 2019-05-28

Iran secret nuclear weapon site unveiled in satellite images, Israel claims Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has unveiled what he says is a newly-discovered Iranian nuclear weapons site....
21:48, 2019-09-09

Iran nuclear spokesman says country has a need for uranium enriched up to 20%, only a step away from weapon-grade levels TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran nuclear spokesman says country has a need for uranium enriched up to 20%, only a step away from weapon-grade levels....
10:44, 2019-06-17

Iran attack: Supreme leader in terrifying nuclear warning to world as missiles fired The world is bracing for more attacks as Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei made a series of threats in a devastating speech which will further infla...
09:52, 2020-01-08

Is Germany moving toward Trump's stance on Iran? Having blamed Iran for the drone attack on Saudi oil facilities, Angela Merkel's government seems to be following in the footsteps of Donald Trump's ...
20:24, 2019-09-24

Britain holds emergency meeting on tanker seizure as Iran releases video of crew The meeting sought how to secure shipping in the sensitive region, which is vital to the world's oil supply....
18:00, 2019-07-22

Britain condemns Iran's 'reckless and dangerous' attacks after US bases are struck by Iranian missiles WPA Pool/Getty Britain condemned Iran's "reckless and dangerous" attacks on two airbases in Iraq where UK and US troops are stationed. The attacks we...
12:52, 2020-01-08

Main priority is to de-escalate U.S.-Iran tensions: France foreign minister French President Emmanuel Macron is due to meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, whose countries are also pa...
00:40, 2019-09-23

Iran at odds with Canada’s demands after asking U.S., France to help analyze black boxes Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Iran did not have the ability to read the data and he demanded the cockpit and flight recorders should be sent to ...
03:24, 2020-01-22

UN atomic watchdog confirms Iran has exceeded low-enriched uranium stockpiles allowed in nuclear agreement. VIENNA (AP) — UN atomic watchdog confirms Iran has exceeded low-enriched uranium stockpiles allowed in nuclear agreement....
15:52, 2019-07-01

Pompeo visits Germany as tensions rise between US, Iran BERLIN (AP) — Mike Pompeo is making his first visit to Germany as secretary of state at the start of a four-nation European trip as tensions rise bet...
08:48, 2019-05-31

Iran’s only female Olympic medalist moving to Germany AMSTERDAM – Iran’s only female Olympic medalist Kimia Alizadeh, who has said she had left her homeland because she had had enough of being used...
18:40, 2020-01-20

Germany split on path forward in US-Iran conflict Germany has been reluctant to embrace the United States' "maximum pressure" campaign against Iran. Analysts say the current juncture requires more di...
18:56, 2020-01-06

Germany urges Iran to respect 'legitimate' protests Iran's Revolutionary Guards have warned of "decisive" action if unrest over a 50% fuel hike continues. At least two people have died in violent riots...
14:08, 2019-11-18

Germany's Maas warns 'maximum pressure' won't help with Iran Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has decried US escalation and called on Iran to abide by the existing nuclear agreement. He said a 'spark' could set off ...
21:04, 2019-05-15

Germany says there is 'strong evidence' Iran behind tanker attacks Chancellor Angela Merkel has said there is "strong evidence" Iran carried out attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman. The EU and Germany said the...
15:48, 2019-06-18

Germany’s Merkel welcomes European unity over Iran BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Europe needs to “reposition” itself in a changing world and is welcoming EU powersR...
19:40, 2019-05-15

Heiko Maas in Tehran: Why Germany can't concede too much to Iran German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has held talks with his Iranian counterpart, Javad Zarif, in Tehran, in a bid to ease tensions in the Persian Gulf...
16:40, 2019-06-10

Germany charges army staffer with spying for Iran A German-Afghan who worked for the German armed forces is suspected of providing Iran with sensitive documents. Iran is one of the top countries enga...
19:48, 2019-08-16

Germany seeks talks with Iran to ease tensions European leaders have called for calm after the US airstrike that killed Iranian General Qassem Soleimani. Anti-war protests have broken out across t...
01:32, 2020-01-05

Germany's Heiko Maas criticizes US for Iran strategy The foreign minister has condemned Washington for its handling of the Iran conflict. Maas has advised following Europe's footsteps in diplomacy and c...
08:56, 2020-01-19

Britain calls Stena Impero oil tanker seizure 'hostile act' as Iran releases video of capture London has denounced Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf as a "hostile act." German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says Europe is...
08:16, 2019-07-21

Trump’s arch-hawk lured Britain into a dangerous trap to punish Iran | Simon Tisdall With the seizure of a supertanker off Gibraltar, distracted UK government was set up by John Bolton as collateral damageJohn Bolton, White House nati...
18:20, 2019-07-20

Iran asks for help from U.S., France to analyze downed plane’s black boxes: report The flight recorders, commonly known as black boxes, sustained physical damage, although the memory is intact after the flight was hit by two missile...
04:44, 2020-01-21

State media quotes Iran’s foreign minister as saying it has surpassed nuclear accord’s limit on low-enriched uranium TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — State media quotes Iran’s foreign minister as saying it has surpassed nuclear accord’s limit on low-enriched uranium....
15:20, 2019-07-01

Germany cool on Iran coalition talk, seeks de-escalation BERLIN (AP) — Germany appears cool toward U.S. talk of building a global coalition against Iran, saying that its top priority is de-escalating tensio...
12:40, 2019-06-24

Germany withdraws some soldiers from Iraq amid Iran tensions Germany has a small contingent of some 120 soldiers in Iraq, though the majority are not stationed in Taji and Baghdad but elsewhere in Iraq....
16:36, 2020-01-07

Germany, France, Ireland threaten South American trade deal over Amazon wildfires Brazil is facing global pressure to contain an 80% increase in wildfires in the world's largest rain forest. Berlin has called for guarantees for the...
19:44, 2019-08-23

Iran is screening passengers from China for symptoms of coronavirus: Iran health official Iran is screening passengers from China at Tehran's Imam Khomeini international airport for symptoms of coronavirus, the head of the center for infec...
20:00, 2020-01-23

Iran’s Khamenei says while Tehran doesn’t want an atomic bomb, ‘America could not do anything’ to stop Iran if it did TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s Khamenei says while Tehran doesn’t want an atomic bomb, ‘America could not do anything’ to stop Ir...
11:56, 2019-06-13

Turkish Air cancels all flights to Iran, Iraq amid tensions between US/Iran TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The latest on U.S.-Iran tensions after the U.S. airstrike that killed Iran’s top general (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Turke...
20:04, 2020-01-08

Iran’s U.N. Mission says Iran “categorically rejects” U.S. claims it was responsible for latest oil tanker incidents UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran’s U.N. Mission says Iran “categorically rejects” U.S. claims it was responsible for latest oil tanker in...
01:44, 2019-06-14

Iran rocket attack live: Iran fire missiles at US bases in wake of drone attacks US officials have confirmed that US bases in Iraq have been targeted by Iran as "revenge begins"...
03:28, 2020-01-08

Iran rocket attack recap: Iran fire missiles at US bases in wake of drone attacks US officials have confirmed that US bases in Iraq have been targeted by Iran as "revenge begins"...
09:52, 2020-01-08

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says he, Iran’s president ‘bluntly discussed’ how to reduce Iran-US tensions TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says he, Iran’s president ‘bluntly discussed’ how to reduce Iran-US tensions...
19:16, 2019-06-12

Dragons' Den star's firm on brink of collapse Gripit, founded by young entrepreneur Jordan Daykin, is in "a precarious position", its board says....
16:32, 2019-10-22

Is the hermit nation of Turkmenistan on the brink of collapse? For years, Turkmenistan has been able to survive on its vast gas reserves. But with the collapse of gas prices in recent years, the screws are tighte...
13:16, 2019-08-12

Germany confirms US made trade threat to Europe over Iran policy Defence minister says Trump threatened to impose 25% tariff on European carsThe United States threatened to impose 25% tariffs on cars to push Europe...
17:24, 2020-01-16

Iran and East Germany: Life in a dictatorship explored in 'Tomorrow we are free' An amazing debut: In "Tomorrow we are free," Iranian director Hossein Pourseifi — who has long lived in Germany — connects life in his home country t...
16:20, 2019-11-14

Germany's Merkel: ‘Strong evidence’ Iran to blame for tanker attacks Germany has seen “strong evidence” of Iran’s responsibility for attacks on a pair of oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman last week, Chancellor Angela Mer...
00:20, 2019-06-19

The Latest: Iran spokesman: Iran needs 20% enriched uranium TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region amid rising tensions between Iran and the U.S. (all times local): 1:10 p.m....
10:44, 2019-06-17

Germany, world leaders react after Iran admits downing plane by 'mistake' Ukraine's President Zelenskiy demanded Iran pay compensation and a full investigation over the downing of the Ukrainian passenger jet, while Germany ...
12:40, 2020-01-11

Germany confirms Trump made trade threat to Europe over Iran policy Defence minister says Trump threatened to impose 25% tariff on European carsThe United States threatened to impose 25% tariffs on cars to push Europe...
18:12, 2020-01-16

Germany, Netherlands stop training Iraqi soldiers as tensions rise between US-Iran Germany and the Netherlands have halted all training missions in Iraq as tensions continue to rise between the US and Iran, which supports proxy mili...
00:52, 2019-05-16

Germany's Angela Merkel urges 'political solution' on Iran, warns against isolationism Angela Merkel has made a plea for the international community to band together to peacefully resolve the conflict between Iran and the US. Tensions i...
21:44, 2019-06-22

Germany's Angela Merkel urges 'political solution' in Iran, warns against isolationism Angela Merkel has made a plea for the international community to band together to peacefully resolve the conflict between Iran and the US. Tensions i...
16:12, 2019-06-22

Iran's military knew it accidentally shot down a passenger plane moments after it happened, and a stunning new report details how it was covered up — even from Iran's president AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi On January 8, a passenger plane carrying 176 people crashed outside of Tehran, in Iran. Everyone on board was killed in the ...
19:16, 2020-01-26

Forensic science labs are on the brink of collapse, warns report Fears raised about miscarriages of justice and unsolved crimes A crisis in forensic science has brought some of the country’s largest private laborat...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Protesters are pushing Hong Kong to brink of collapse, say police Riot police fire teargas and demonstrators throw petrol bombs as city is paralysed for second dayPolice in Hong Kong have accused protesters of bring...
13:44, 2019-11-12

‘If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran,’ Trump says The U.S. president's comments come amid heightened tensions between the United States and Iran....
23:44, 2019-05-19

No 10 source: Brexit talks on brink of collapse after Merkel-Johnson call Row erupts over Northern Ireland as EU accuses UK of playing ‘stupid blame game’Latest Brexit news - live updatesTalks over a Brexit deal are on the ...
16:20, 2019-10-08

Distressing photos show glaciers that are disappearing or on the brink of collapse around the world The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Glaciers are slow-moving rivers of ice that usually grow in winter and shrink in summer. But with global temperatures ris...
21:32, 2019-11-01

Bankrupt Destination Maternity is on the brink of collapse — and declining birthrates may be to blame REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha US birthrates have reached a 32-year low, a drop that has already negatively impacted sales at several companies includin...
16:40, 2019-11-03

Iran breaching uranium stockpile is 'extremely concerning', Britain says Britain has said Iran's breach of its uranium stockpile limit imposed by the 2015 nuclear deal is "extremely concerning"....
00:16, 2019-07-02

Iran gas pipeline deal with Pakistan hampered by US sanctions Pakistan has backed out of a joint gas pipeline deal with Iran due to the threat of US sanctions. Pakistan could face a heavy financial penalty, as i...
17:56, 2019-05-20

Trump says his ‘gut’ tells him Iran is ready to deal on nukes READY TO DEAL: President Trump says he believes Iranian President Hassan Rouhani may be ready to negotiate a new agreement to resolve the stalemate o...
13:36, 2019-08-27

Iran plans to take next step regarding atomic deal in 60 days Iran’s deputy foreign minister says that his nation will take another step impacting its compliance with its 2015 nuclear deal with world power...
10:52, 2019-07-07

US: Iran should still comply with nuke deal Trump derided WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration found itself in the awkward position Monday of demanding that Iran comply with a nuclear accord that the p...
23:48, 2019-06-17

Crew are quizzed as Iran accuses Britain of joining US 'economic war' by seizing oil tanker The crew of the Iranian oil tanker seized off the coast of Gibraltar were being quizzed today by police and customs officials....
12:44, 2019-07-05

An India-Pakistan nuclear war would kill 125 million people, trigger Ice Age Rising tensions between the two countries have resulted in scientists predicting what could happen if they turned against each other....
17:04, 2019-10-03

Yemen: maternal and newborn health ‘on the brink of total collapse’, UNICEF alerts After more than four years of grinding conflict in Yemen, healthcare for mothers and their  babies is “on the brink of collapse”, the UN Children’s F...
21:24, 2019-06-14

Iranian semi-official news agencies, quoting nuclear official, say Iran quadruples production of low-enriched uranium TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian semi-official news agencies, quoting nuclear official, say Iran quadruples production of low-enriched uranium....
17:48, 2019-05-20

Justin Trudeau urges Iran to send black boxes from downed plane to France as he pledges money to victims' families Justin Trudeau has urged Iran to send the black boxes from the passenger plane downed in Tehran to France....
22:12, 2020-01-17

Russia: Washington’s ‘irresponsible behavior’ endangering Iran deal TEHRAN, Iran — Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says the situation surrounding the fate of the 2015 Iran nuclear accord has been complicated by...
13:16, 2019-05-08

Iran’s president says country could hold vote over nuke deal TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president is suggesting the Islamic Republic could hold a public referendum over the country’s nuclear program...
08:37, 2019-05-26

US briefing: Iran deal crumbles, Don McGahn and climate skepticism Wednesday’s top story: Iran announces partial withdrawal from nuclear agreement. Plus, the Republicans taking on Trump in 2020Good morning, I’m Tim W...
12:56, 2019-05-08

US-Iran tensions rise ahead of anniversary of deal pullout DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — White House’s sudden announcement that a U.S. aircraft carrier would be deployed in the Persian Gulf to coun...
08:20, 2019-05-07

Iran won’t talk missiles, only nuke deal as officials visit TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s Foreign Ministry says nothing else but the country’s landmark 2015 nuclear deal with world powers will be disc...
10:04, 2019-06-10

The Latest: Iran supreme leader critical of FM in nuke deal TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on increased tensions between the U.S. and Iran (all times local): 10:55 p.m. As tensions with the U.S. mount, Iran...
20:48, 2019-05-22

UK-US trade deal under threat unless Iran stance changes, says Trump ally Leading Republican highlights potential challenges for UK foreign relations after BrexitBoris Johnson risks jeopardising a free-trade deal with the U...
16:12, 2020-01-15

Brexit deal news LIVE: Michael Gove set to trigger Operation Yellowhammer contingency plan for no-deal The Government's Operation Yellowhammer contingency plan to handle a no-deal Brexit is being "triggered", Michael Gove has said....
15:08, 2019-10-20

Saudi crown prince tells Iran: 'We won't hesitate to deal with any threat' Mohammed bin Salman speaks publicly for first time about latest tanker attacks amid fears of regional conflictMohammed bin Salman has spoken publicly...
15:08, 2019-06-16

Iran threatens to destroy Israel in 30 minutes in warning to US over nuke deal IRAN has threatened it can destroy Israel in just 30 minutes if the US launches an attack amid the deepening row in the Middle East....
16:52, 2019-07-01

US to ‘add hypersonic weapons to Navy destroyers’ as Iran trashes nuke deal US Navy engineers are ramping up plans to install hypersonic weapons on its fleet of destroyer ships after Iran breached its uranium deal....
06:36, 2019-07-02

Samantha Power: Iran deal backers went soft on human rights Supporters of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal wanted to ease pressure on the rogue regime in other areas as soon as the agreement was finalized, according...
01:16, 2019-09-14

Trump's national security adviser suggests Iran has been 'choked off' by sanctions, but Trump says he 'couldn't care less' if Iran wants to negotiate Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images; Behrouz Mehri/AFP via Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he ...
03:32, 2020-01-13

Iran news latest: LIVE updates as Donald Trump vows 'disproportionate' response if Iran attacks US Donald Trump has vowed that the United States will hit back "perhaps in a disproportionate" manner against Iran should the country attack "any US per...
09:56, 2020-01-06

Iran news LIVE: Dominic Raab set for Mike Pompeo meeting after Donald Trump said Iran was 'standing down' President Donald Trump says Iran appears to be "standing down" following a ballistic missile strike on two Iraqi bases....
19:40, 2020-01-08

Iran news LIVE: Trump set to give statement on Iran crisis as Rouhani says kicking US out of region is 'final answer' The UK has urged Iran not to carry out further "reckless and dangerous" attacks after Tehran fired missiles at military bases in Iraq hosting British...
17:08, 2020-01-08

Iran news LIVE: Donald Trump vows 'disproportionate' response if Iran attacks US after Qasem Soleimani killing Donald Trump has vowed that the United States will hit back "perhaps in a disproportionate" manner against Iran should the country attack "any US per...
08:48, 2020-01-06

The rise and fall of Barneys, the iconic New York luxury department store teetering on the brink of collapse Barneys New York is in the process of finding a buyer to prevent liquidation after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in August. As part of the bankrup...
21:04, 2019-09-26

Iran news LIVE: Donald Trump says Iran appears to be 'standing down' after strike President Donald Trump says Iran appears to be "standing down" and said no US citizens were harmed in Iran's ballistic missile strike on two Iraqi ba...
17:52, 2020-01-08

Iran news LIVE: UK warns Iran over 'reckless and dangerous' attacks after missiles fired at Iraq bases housing US troops The UK has urged Iran not to carry out further "reckless and dangerous" attacks after Tehran fired missiles at military bases in Iraq hosting British...
10:24, 2020-01-08

Trump pulled out of Iran deal to spite Obama, U.K. ambassador said in leaked memo In the May 2018 cable published by the Mail on Sunday, U.K. Ambassador Kim Darroch called Trump's decision to abandon the international accord "an ac...
19:32, 2019-07-14

Trump lit a fire by exiting the Iran Deal and poured gasoline on it by killing Soleimani Associated Press The US killing of Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani is a major loss for Iran, but it also crosses an important line in the Middle East. ...
18:24, 2020-01-04

I agree! Donald Trump hails Boris Johnson backing for his Iran deal Donald Trump today seized on Boris Johnson backing a new "Trump deal" on Iran's nuclear programme as Britain came under pressure to align its foreign...
13:56, 2020-01-15

Trump faces uphill battle on Iran deal after losing Boris Johnson President Trump suffered a setback in his efforts to persuade allies to abandon the Iran nuclear deal once and for all when British Prime Minister Bo...
15:48, 2020-01-10

US briefing: Trump-Ukraine scandal, fossil fuel industry and Iran deal Friday’s top story: Whistleblower alleges White House tried to cover up Trump-Zelenskiy call. Plus, Cleveland Browns fail to live up to the hypeSubsc...
12:56, 2019-09-27

Donald Trump urges UK to leave Iran nuke deal after missile attack The US President said the Islamic Republic "appears to be standing down" after it launched missiles at American bases in Iraq last night...
19:32, 2020-01-08

Opinion: Vladimir Putin is not afraid to confront Germany The Kremlin values its special ties to Berlin, but Russian President Vladimir Putin's principle is to never be seen as weak. If Germany's government ...
20:32, 2019-12-05

Iran news LIVE: 'Global anti-US fury unleashed,' says Iran foreign minister as Donald Trump threatens cultural sites Thousands of mourners have taken to the streets of Iranian capital Tehran for the funeral of General Qasem Soleimani....
21:24, 2020-01-06

Nuclear winter would trigger a global famine, but one expert says his doomsday diet could save humanity A full-scale nuclear war would likely trigger a worldwide period of cold and darkness that could spark a famine....
23:12, 2020-01-14

BREAKING Donald Trump urges UK to leave Iran nuke deal after missile attack The US President said the Islamic Republic "appears to be standing down" after it launched missiles at American bases in Iraq last night...
18:12, 2020-01-08

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says Iran ‘will in no way repeat’ negotiations with the US as atomic deal unravels TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says Iran ‘will in no way repeat’ negotiations with the US as atomic deal unrav...
11:28, 2019-06-13

If India and Pakistan have a nuclear war, scientists say it could trigger Ice-Age temperatures, cause global famine, and kill 125 million people Inter Services Public Relations/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Pakistan's prime minister recently threatened to go to war with India over the disputed K...
20:52, 2019-10-03

Iran has released US man Xiyue Wang, who spent three years in jail, as part of a prisoner swap deal Free Xiyue Wang US PhD student Xiyue Wang has been freed as part of a prisoner swap deal with Iran that also saw Iranian academic Massoud Soleiami re...
14:48, 2019-12-07

Donald Trump signs deal imposing new sanctions on Iran and targeting country's supreme leader President Donald Trump has signed an order imposing fresh sanctions on Iran which target the country's supreme leader....
18:24, 2019-06-24

A full-scale nuclear winter would trigger a global famine. A disaster expert put together a doomsday diet to save humanity. vchal/Shutterstock A full-scale nuclear war could trigger a global famine. Disaster planner David Denkenberger has created a diet that might save hum...
18:04, 2020-01-10

Iran tanker seizure: Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt warns Iran on 'dangerous path' after tanker is seized Tanker Stena Impero seized by Iranian Revolutionary Guard in guerrilla-style attack Second vessel, the British-operated Mesdar, seized and later rele...
09:20, 2019-07-20

British Steel 'on brink of collapse with nearly 25,000 jobs at risk' British Steel is on the brink of collapse with nearly 25,000 jobs at risk, it has been reported....
02:44, 2019-05-21

Germany on brink of recession as business confidence nosedives In latest sign Europe’s largest economy is struggling, ifo index falls to lowest level since 2012Germany’s economy is on the brink of recession after...
15:24, 2019-08-26

Ted Cruz: John Bolton ouster may signal 'deep state forces' winning fight to salvage Obama Iran deal Sen. Ted Cruz openly speculated that "deep state forces" may have influenced President Trump's decision to force out national security adviser John B...
01:12, 2019-09-11

Johnson's domestic dispute fuels debate in Britain over his PM credentials Reports of a heated late-night row between Boris Johnson and his girlfriend sparked a debate on Sunday about whether it would hurt his campaign to be...
14:52, 2019-06-23

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: EU talks close to collapse as PM faces another court battle over no deal Brexit talks appear to be on the verge of collapse after Angela Merkel warned Boris Johnson that a breakthrough deal looked "overwhelmingly unlikely"...
13:56, 2019-10-08

UK and US relationship 'is strong enough to deal with disputes on tax and Iran' A cabinet minister today sought to downplay warnings that rows over a digital tax, Iran and Huawei will hit the prospects of a post-Brexit trade deal...
15:12, 2020-01-23

Nato and Russia trade barbs after collapse of nuclear arms treaty US pulls out of cold war-era INF treaty after Moscow’s ‘secret deployment’ of cruise missilesA key international nuclear disarmament treaty has forma...
17:32, 2019-08-02

Jamie Oliver's 'restaurants on brink of collapse leaving 1,300 jobs at risk' More than 1,000 jobs are at risk as Jamie Oliver's restaurants are on the brink of collapse, according to reports....
12:44, 2019-05-21

No-deal Brexit could trigger flurry of profit warnings, say accountants ICAEW tells MPs there could be ‘systemic’ impact on economic confidence if UK crashes outCrashing out of the EU at Halloween could result in a “flurr...
18:24, 2019-06-26

The US fired off a previously banned missile, the first since the collapse of a Cold War-era nuclear arms pact with Russia DoD photo by Scott Howe The US military conducted its first flight test of a ground-launched cruise missile in a test that would have been banned pr...
01:00, 2019-08-20

Turkey's President Erdogan snubbed a meeting with Pence and Pompeo over Syria, and said he will only deal directly with Trump Reuters A US delegation, including Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, went to Turkey on Wednesday to ask its president for...
14:52, 2019-10-16

Boris Johnson’s no-deal Brexit plan ‘will trigger early election’ Top Tories say attempt to appease hardliners means coalition of support for his leadership bid will not survive the autumnBoris Johnson’s attempts to...
00:12, 2019-06-16

Elizabeth Warren explains how she'd deal with America's wars, confront China, and change defense spending Scott Olson/Getty Images Editor's note: Task & Purpose is determined to provide readers with the most detailed information possible about how the Dem...
15:48, 2020-01-14

Boris Johnson 'on brink of Brexit deal' after border concessions Negotiators understood to have agreed in principle to customs border down Irish SeaFollow the latest developments - liveBoris Johnson appears to be o...
17:44, 2019-10-15

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hints David De Gea is on brink of new deal Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has suggested David De Gea is on the brink of signing a new contract with Manchester United....
08:36, 2019-07-16

White House, congressional leaders on brink of budget deal White House officials and congressional leaders are on the cusp of a budget deal on Monday afternoon that would add billions of dollars for the Penta...
23:44, 2019-07-22

Germany's forests on the verge of collapse, experts report Germany’s parched forests are nearing ecological collapse, foresters and researchers warn. More than 1 million established trees have died since 2018...
10:12, 2019-07-20

Britain needs more nuclear power, electric chargers for climate goal - CBI Britain needs more nuclear power plants, electric vehicle charging sites and carbon capture and storage projects to meet its new climate target, the ...
02:16, 2019-06-28

After threatening tariffs on wine and cheese, Trump downplays France trade rift as 'minor dispute' President Trump downplayed his Monday threat to levy tariffs on $2.4 billion worth of French products, saying the countries should be able to solve t...
16:56, 2019-12-03

Britanny, France's 'Little Britain'– in pictures Mark Neville’s Breton project began in June 2016, the day the UK voted to leave Europe. The images in his book Parade explore the region of north-wes...
11:32, 2019-06-04

Germany warns INF treaty collapse could herald new arms race Germany has warned that the end of the INF treaty could have major consequences for peace and security in Europe. Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said a ...
05:48, 2019-08-02

U.S. pitted against Britain, France, South Africa, others at U.N. over abortion The United States told the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday that it opposed references to sexual and reproductive health and the safe termination of ...
20:12, 2019-10-29

Earthquake hits southeast France, EDF checking two nuclear plants A 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit southeast France on Monday, injuring four people, while French utility EDF said it was carrying out regulatory checks ...
17:56, 2019-11-11

France abandons research into fourth-generation nuclear: Le Monde French state nuclear agency CEA has abandoned research into so-called fourth-generation nuclear reactors, newspaper Le Monde reported on Friday....
09:32, 2019-08-30

France's EDF says no damage found so far at Cruas nuclear plant after earthquake Checks carried out by French utility EDF at its Cruas nuclear power plant have revealed no anomalies so far, a company executive said on Tuesday, aft...
18:36, 2019-11-12

Britain tells Canada and France to pull their weight on Ebola Britain's international development minister Rory Stewart called on France and Canada on Monday to offer more help in tackling the Ebola outbreak in ...
21:08, 2019-07-15

France calls for clarity before EU grants Britain another delay for Brexit EU officials are meeting Friday in Brussels to decide whether to grant an extension to the Oct. 31 Brexit deadline....
13:16, 2019-10-25

France to give iodine to more people living close to nuclear plants France will offer free iodine tablets to around 2.2 million people living close to nuclear plants to help protect them from radiation in case of an a...
20:32, 2019-09-17

France drops plans to build sodium-cooled nuclear reactor France's CEA nuclear agency has dropped plans to build a prototype sodium-cooled nuclear reactor, it said on Friday, after decades of research and hu...
15:28, 2019-08-30

In Germany, gridlock over nuclear-capable fighter jet Germany's Air Force has a special mission: deliver American nukes in the case of a nuclear strike. But its Tornado fleet is rapidly nearing the end o...
21:24, 2020-01-10

Brexit news LIVE: MPs to vote on bill to block no-deal and Boris to trigger snap election after crushing Commons defeat MPs will attempt to block a no-deal Brexit today after they voted to seize control the Commons....
08:52, 2019-09-04

Britain and France at loggerheads as Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson dig in on Brexit Britain and France were at loggerheads today after Prime Minister Boris Johnson and President Emmanuel Macron spoke for the first time about Brexit....
14:24, 2019-07-26

Germany welcomes Britain's Prince Charles and Camilla Prince Charles, heir to the British throne, has arrived in Germany on a four-day visit. Britain's royals are descendants of Germany's Saxe-Coburg-Got...
17:52, 2019-05-07