In light of the new political tension created between #Iran and the #US and the delay in their return to #JCPOA, naturally the question of Iran's return to the oil market will be deferred to the next #OPEC + meeting …/۱ #OOTT @JZarif
#Iran’s IAEA envoy on measures done to stop a resolution at BoG: Consultations w BoG members in Vienna & capitals; engaging IAEA DG & secretariat; working w China & Russia; communicating messages of president & FM, AEOI chief & DepFM; FM @JZarif sent letters to BoG counterparts.
#Iran FM spox says scrapping resolution @IAEAOrg was due to «intensive diplomatic efforts in Tehran, Vienna & capitals of all BoG members, esp E۳, & also China & Russia»,adding «Iran hopes #JCPOA participants will be able to use this opportunity to ensure its full implementation»
#Iran president:We've left the way open for new US admin [to return]. Some friends had demanded compensation before talking to US. US direct damage to us in past ۳yrs has been over $۲۰۰B, but we told our friends to leave it for later stages & that US can return by lifting sancxns
#Iran president on reviving the #JCPOA: Let's not waste time. wasting time does not benefit anyone. If time is wasted, the US will be responsible. We've announced readiness …JCPOA won't be renegotiated …Those who favor diplomacy …need to know the path goes thru lifting sancxns
The discussion hovered around Iran's participation in the #JMMC meeting today. But #Iran will not attend it. It's quite natural that postponement in talks on #JCPOA implies that Iran's return to the oil market will also be postponed. So, oil talks also have to wait./۵ #OOTT#OPEC
#Iran president: If the parties, especially the #UnitedStates, have a serious will and if they fulfill all their obligations and lift the sanctions, Iran will immediately return to its commitments. #JCPOA
#Iran president chief of staff: - A resolution in IAEA Board of Governors will negatively impact #JCPOA talks & Iran's cooperation w IAEA. - Rouhani & Macron phone talk lasted more than an hour …It was agreed to work on ideas …US & EU need to take action in lifting sanctions.
#Iran FM @JZarif says Iran and #SouthKorea have agreed on the mechanism for releasing Iranian frozen assets in South Korea, adding «apparently the Koreans have not yet received the necessary permissions [from the US], so they say they are following up the issue».- ICANA
#Iran president told French president "any unconstructive action or stance in @IAEAOrg Board of Governors can lead to new challenges & can complicate current situation«, adding »#JCPOA cannot be renegotiated in any way & the only way to preserve & revive it is to lift US sancxns"
Biden’s delay rejoining #JCPOA & launching military strike are disappointing. #Iran should use the Biden-momentum, but it should not exaggerate Bidens capabilities - he is a traditionalist when it comes to the involvement in the region and defending allies by all means.
#Iran government spokesman: If any resolution is passed against Iran in the @IAEAOrg Board of Governors, we'll have an appropriate response & decision, including a review of a recent understanding & joint statement with the IAEA.
#Iran FM spokesman: Today is the time of action by the US … This is the same team that negotiated #JCPOA & published a false fact-sheet saying this was the best accord US had ever made & told Congress they had deceived everyone.
#Iran FM @JZarif: Europeans, with the support of the US, have started a wrong move in the @IAEAOrg Board of Governors, and we think that this move will lead to a mess … We hope that reason will prevail, and if that does not happen, we will have solutions (measures).
#Iran FM Spox: Fulfilling obligations by all parties to the #JCPOA is not a matter of negotiation & give-&-take. All gives-&-takes were made ۵ years ago. US must end sanctions & return to commitments. This requires neither negotiation nor a resolution in IAEA Board of Governors!
#Iran Foreign Ministry spokesman says, «due to the recent positions & actions of the US & E۳, Iran does not see the time suitable for holding an informal meeting suggested by EU» FP chief, adding «#Biden admin has not abandoned Trump’s failed maximum pressure policy.»
#Iran's Foreign Ministry has summoned Turkish ambassador to Tehran over the remarks by #Turkey's interior minister about presence of PKK elements in Iranian soil. In the meeting, Iran also protested against the remarks by Turkish ambassador to #Iraq.
#Iran FM @JZarif condemned US’ «dangerous» decision to hit Iraqi forces at a border area of #Syria, also warning that some recent «suspicious moves» seek to sour Iran-#Iraq ties. Zarif said «we stress the need for Iraqi government’s action to find perpetrators of these incidents»
#Iran will not send positive pulse about accepting a joint meeting of ۴+۱(+۱) and Iran before #IAEA’s next week meeting. #Biden should not affect his own positive steps in Seoul, Baghdad and maybe Tokyo + Iran-IAEA recent deal by a statement of IAEA board of governors.
#Iran's SNSC Secretary Shamkhani, in meeting with #Iraq FM, said the delay in implementing the law passed by Iraqi parliament on withdrawal of foreign troops from Iraq increases tensions in the region. Shamkhani added «we'll counter US plan to revive terrorism in the region»
#Iran's former top lawmaker Ali Motahari says he will run for president. Motahari, former deputy speaker of the parliament, is politically reformist but socially & culturally a conservative politician.- photo via Irna
This trap was neutralized by the intelligence of the leader & made deal of the West with the lives & health of the people impossible. #VaccineDiplomacy will never be achieved through the efforts of #Iran's scientists to produce vaccines & buy reliable samples of foreign vaccines.
Splitting & creating distrust in the axis of resistance is one of the goals of the new psychological operation of the US-Zionist media. @mdubowitz, executive director of the FDD, also suggested that the US should use #VaccineDiplomacy in the face of #Iran.
… We had predicted that the question would be raised and discussed in this meeting. Some quarters express the hope that #Iran will return to the market within the next two months. /۲ #OPEC#OOTT @JZarif
#Iran IAEA envoy: Upcoming IAEA delegation visit to Iran is not at DG level …Such technical interactions aren't new & no new agreements or arrangements been planned. We've been working for a long time to resolve several safeguards issues & have held several meetings in past ۲yrs
#Iran Foreign Ministry spokesman welcomes the decision not to table a resolution on Iran in @IAEAOrg BoG saying «today's development can maintain the path of diplomacy opened by Iran & the IAEA, and pave the way for full implementation of commitments by all parties to the #JCPOA»
#Iran president: E۳ needs to know that @IAEAOrg is not a place for political games. Let us continue our technical work with the agency. We've reached a good understanding with it in recent weeks. US should lift sanctions so that IAEA inspectors can monitor without any difficulty.
#Iran FM spokesman reacts to @SecBlinken remarks on #Yemen: New US admin claims to be trying to end Yemen war, but we have not seen any action by them to stop the Saudi coalition's aggression … Their claim for bringing peace in Yemen have not gone beyond words.
#Iran president: If the #FATF is bad, why are all countries its member? All EU countries, East including Russia, China, Turkey & our neighbors are its member. How come the whole world have a consensus on it and … we are just watching?
#Iran president: The tone of new US administration has changed a bit and it admits that the previous administration's actions were wrong, but the new administration has not yet taken a new step in lifting the sanctions, which is the main issue. #JCPOA#Biden
#UN Secretary General @AntonioGuterres had a phone conversation with #Iran FM @JZarif over #Yemen, & called for continued Iranian efforts to help bring peace to Yemen. Zarif stressed the need to end the war, lift the siege and provide humanitarian aid to the Yemeni people.
#Iran president @HassanRouhani had a phone conversation with president of #France @EmmanuelMacron today on Tuesday. Macron is the second E۳ leader to contact Iranian president since Biden taking office in the US. Earlier, on Feb ۱۷, German Chancellor Merkel had contacted Rouhani.
Iran’s government is trying to reduce customs tariffs on trade between Iran and Syria from the current four percent to zero, according to Hamid Zadboum, head of Iran’s Trade Promotion organization (TPO).
While media sources reported that EU & US had drafted anti-Iranian resolutions to present to the #IAEA Board of Governors, #Grossi said today that members seemed willing to have constructive discussions with #Iran. This means that Iran's #ActiveResistance has been effective.
#Iran Foreign Ministry spokesman @SKhatibzadeh: Some moves by #Biden administration are worse than Trump’s … They think multilateralism means getting together for a deceit and a plot. As long as they do not avoid this cognitive error, they will have miscalculations.
#Iran FM spokesman @SKhatibzadeh says Tehran will respond to «hostile actions»: «Iran will respond to action with action, and just as it will return to its commitments in proportion to the lifting of the sanctions, it will respond to hostile actions & behaviors in the same way».
#Iran FM spokesman: There has been no change in US positions or behavior, & not only the #Biden admin has not abandoned #Trump's failed policy of maximum pressure, but has not even announced its commitment to fulfilling its overall responsibilities under the #JCPOA & UNSCR ۲۲۳۱.
#Iran's AEOI chief Salehi warns against any resolution on Iran in @IAEAOrg Board of Governors, saying «Iran will have an appropriate reaction if the board issues a resolution against Iran in response to suspension of Additional Protocol … A letter has been sent in this regard».
#Iraq's foreign minister @Fuad_Hussein۱, who is paying a visit to Tehran today, met Secretary of #Iran Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani. Iraqi FM will later meet Iranian FM @JZarif. This is Iraqi FM's second visit to Tehran in a month.
Together with the Information Technology Organization of ICT Ministry in #Iran, #UNIDO in partnership with @erasmusuni is taking the next step to implement the project "Promoting and upscaling innovative ICT ecosystem in ". more : https://unido.org/news/unido-works-scale-ict-start-ecosystem-iran…
These revealed part of the behind the scenes, related to the validation of #Pfizer & media attack on #Iran. launch of #BuyVaccine in & the misuse of the production of Iranian vaccines, in order to create social pressure, has been a part of implementing #VaccineDiplomacy.