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Iran says UN arms embargo on Tehran has been lifted

Iran says UN arms embargo on Tehran has been lifted

Iran said a longstanding UN embargo on arms sales to and from the Islamic republic expired Sunday in line with a 2015 landmark nuclear deal with world powers from which Washington has withdrawn.

Iran says meeting with parties to nuclear deal "constructive"

Iran says meeting with parties to nuclear deal "constructive"

An emergency meeting with parties to Iran's 2015 nuclear deal was constructive but there are unresolved issues and Tehran will continue to reduce its nuclear commitments

Iran sets May 31 deadline in bid to salvage nuclear deal

Iran sets May 31 deadline in bid to salvage nuclear deal

The 2015 agreement between Iran and world powers lifted international sanctions on Tehran.

Europe reassures Iran of commitment to nuclear deal

Europe reassures Iran of commitment to nuclear deal

The European Commissioner for Energy and Climate, Miguel Arias Canete, delivered the message during a visit to Tehran and also said the 28-nation EU, once the biggest importer of Iranian oil, hoped to boost trade with Iran.

Brent crude oil surges above $80

Brent crude oil surges above $80

Benchmark oil contract Brent North Sea surged above $80 a barrel on Thursday, hitting the highest level since late 2014 and extending a recent run higher fuelled by tight supply concerns.

Macron, Rouhani agree on nuclear deal implementation

Macron, Rouhani agree on nuclear deal implementation

US President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that he was pulling out of the landmark 2015 nuclear accord, calling it "defective at its core".

Trump determines fate of Iran nuclear deal

Trump determines fate of Iran nuclear deal

President Donald Trump determines the fate of the landmark Iran nuclear deal Tuesday, announcing his verdict on US sanctions relief underpinning the international accord, which he has repeatedly and harshly criticized.

Iran says new sanctions would not stifle its oil industry

Iran says new sanctions would not stifle its oil industry

The Iranian oil industry will continue to develop even if the United States pulls out of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, and Tehran would see the accord as operational as long as it can sell oil, the Oil Ministry website quoted senior officials as saying.

Netanyahu: Iran lied about not seeking nuclear weapons

Netanyahu: Iran lied about not seeking nuclear weapons

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that Iran had lied about never having pursued nuclear weapons and had continued to preserve and expand its nuclear weapons knowledge even after signing a 2015 deal with global powers.

Iran deal 'best way' to counter nuclear threat, says Europe

Iran deal 'best way' to counter nuclear threat, says Europe

"Our priority as an international community remained preventing Iran from developing a nuclear weapon," Downing Street said.

Pompeo talks tough on Iran in first trip to Mideast allies

Pompeo talks tough on Iran in first trip to Mideast allies

Mike Pompeo flew on to Tel Aviv to meet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu then head to neighbouring Jordan, wrapping up a weekend of talks with some of Iran's most fervent foes in the region.

Trump refuses to reveal decision on Iran nuclear deal

Trump refuses to reveal decision on Iran nuclear deal

US officials have sent mixed signals about the nuclear agreement hammered out between Iran and six major powers.