US extends waivers allowing foreign firms to work at Iran's nuclear facilities without penalties but hits foreign minister with sanctions
The Trump administration on Wednesday extended waivers allowing foreign firms to work at Iranian nuclear facilities without US penalties even as it hit Iran's foreign minister with sanctions
Iran's foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif resigns after his nuclear deal falls apart, offers 'apology' to nation
Zarif's resignation, if accepted by Iran's relatively moderate President Hassan Rouhani, would leave the cleric without one of his main allies in pushing the Islamic Republic toward further negotiations with the West.
Donald Trump in Riyadh: Iranian foreign minister Javad Zarif lashes out at US president's negative remarks
US president Donald Trump's recent anti-Iran remarks were aimed at "milking" Saudi Arabia, Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday.
Troubled Iran nuclear talks enter the make-or-break endgame as US secretary of state John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart seek a breakthrough.
US Deputy National Security Advisor Tony Blinken has told lawmakers that it will be difficult for Washington and other powers to reach a nuclear agreement with Iran before next Monday, the deadline set for finalising the negotiations.