UN Envoy stresses urgency of JCPOA deal

The world body’s facilitator of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action joins Western leaders in warning that time is running out to revive the deal. By Erin Viner "This really needs…

Iran unveils long-range missile amid Vienna Talks

The Islamic Republic rolled out a new domestically-produced missile with a 1,450 kilometer range yesterday – just one day after resuming talks with world powers to revive the 2015 Joint…

JCPOA talks resume in Vienna

The 8th round of negotiations to salvage the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action nuclear deal between Iran and world powers continued, after envoys took a 10-day break for consultations with…

Iraqi PM escapes attempted-assassination

Unknown assailants launched 3 armed drone strikes on the leader’s residence in Baghdad’s heavily- fortified Green Zone yesterday. By Erin Viner Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi escaped without harm although…

IAEA: Iran expanding uranium enrichment

The Islamic Republic is now feeding uranium enriched to up to 20% into limited numbers of extra centrifuges at its Pilot Fuel Enrichment Plant (PFEP) at Natanz, where it is…