Iran temporarily detained IAEA inspector

The International Atomic Energy Agency has confirmed that “an Agency inspector was last week temporarily prevented from leaving Iran,” in an incident several diplomats denounced as an “outrageous provocation.” While…

Iran refuses to cooperate with IAEA

The Islamic Republic of Iran refuses to cooperate with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) regarding a warehouse on the outskirts of Tehran which Israel alleges has been used to…

Iran Issues Conflicting Statements on Nuclear Negotiations

Iranian leaders have once again made contradictory declarations over potential talks to deescalate tensions over nuclear development in the Islamic Republic. President Hassan Rouhani declared readiness for "just" negotiations on…

IAEA Recognizes “Palestine” as a State

Turning to Vienna, where the International Atomic Energy Agency unexpectedly recognized the Palestinian territories as a state yesterday, when the Director General of the nuclear watchdog organization Yukiya Amano signed…

IAEA Chief urges Iran to uphold its nuclear commitments

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano voiced concern about increasing tensions over the Iranian nuclear issue, while underscoring the crucial importance that Iran fully implements its nuclear-related commitments under the JCPOA…