Tag: Iran

#IAEA verifies #Iran breached enrichment limits set in #JCPOA

#IAEA verifies #Iran breached enrichment limits set in #JCPOA

| July 9, 2019

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) verified that Iran is enriching its uranium past the 3.67% limit set by the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on 8 July 2019, writes David Kunz. Iran also violated nuclear fuel stockpiling limits established by the JCPOA one day before and called for other JCPOA member states to oppose […]

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#France and #Iran agree to seek conditions to resume nuclear talks by 15 July – Macron

#France and #Iran agree to seek conditions to resume nuclear talks by 15 July – Macron

| July 8, 2019

French President Emmanuel Macron (pictured) said on Saturday (6 July) he and Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani had agreed to seek conditions for a resumption of dialogue on the Iranian nuclear question by 15 July, writes Inti Landauro. “The President of the Republic has agreed with his Iranian counterpart to explore by July 15 conditions to resume […]

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Johnson says he backs #HongKong people ‘every step of the way’

Johnson says he backs #HongKong people ‘every step of the way’

| July 4, 2019

Johnson says he backs Hong Kong people Boris Johnson, who could be Britain’s prime minister by the end of the month, said he backed the people of Hong Kong every inch of the way and cautioned China that the “one country, two systems” should not be cast aside, writes Kylie MacLellan. Britain has repeatedly pressed China […]

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Hunt says he cannot envisage Britain joining US-led war with #Iran

Hunt says he cannot envisage Britain joining US-led war with #Iran

| June 26, 2019

Britain does not expect the United States to request that the United Kingdom joins a war with Iran and London would be unlikely to agree to join such a conflict, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Tuesday (25 June), writes Guy Faulconbridge. “The U.S. is our closest ally, we talk to them the whole time, we […]

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Britain warns of accidental war between United States and #Iran

Britain warns of accidental war between United States and #Iran

| June 25, 2019

Britain does not think either the United States or Iran want a war but is very concerned an accidental war could be triggered, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Monday (24 June), writes Guy Faulconbridge. “We are very concerned: we don’t think either side wants a war, but we are very concerned that we could get […]

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#France and #Germany to increase efforts to reduce #Iran tensions and avert war – ministers

#France and #Germany to increase efforts to reduce #Iran tensions and avert war – ministers

| June 20, 2019

France and Germany will increase their efforts to reduce tensions over Iran, but time was running out and the risk of war could not be ruled out, their foreign ministers said on Wednesday (19 June), write John Irish, Michel Rose and Joseph Nasr. “We want to unify our efforts so that there is a de-escalation process […]

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Asian leaders to meet in #Dushanbe for major summit

Asian leaders to meet in #Dushanbe for major summit

| June 13, 2019

The Dushanbe Summit, to be held in the Tajikistan capital on June 15th, is a continuation of the efforts of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia (CICA), which numbers 27 members states. The summit will bring together high-level delegations who are expected to adopt an ambitious document, Dushanbe Declaration, which will cover all […]

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