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(UPDATED) Foreign ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi denies Sirous Asgari's release is part of a prisoner exchange and says 'he was freed after being exonerated'
Iran accuses Britain, France, and Germany of inaction over sanctions the United States reimposed on it after unilaterally withdrawing from the landmark accord in 2018
(4th UPDATE) 'The Islamic Republic of Iran deeply regrets this disastrous mistake,' Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tweets
So far there has been no official confirmation from Washington that it has rejected Mohammad Javad Zarif's visa application
Ahead of the annual UN General Assembly, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo puts aside threats of US military retaliation against Iran for the attack on a Saudi oil complex
'We'd like a peaceful resolution. I think we've demonstrated that. I hope the Islamic Republic of Iran sees it the same way,' says US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif's Asian tour starts in Beijing and includes stopovers in Japan and Malaysia
(UPDATED) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif's presence is not announced and represents an attempt by French host Emmanuel Macron to find a way to soothe tensions between Iran and the US
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif also confirms he turned down an offer to meet President Donald Trump in July despite the threat of US sanctions against him
The US Treasury says the sanctions will freeze any of Mohammad Javad Zarif’s assets in the United States or controlled by US entities, as well as squeeze his ability to function as a globe-trotting diplomat
Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says, it 'is very important for Boris Johnson as he enters 10 Downing Street to understand that Iran does not seek confrontation, that Iran wants normal relations based on mutual respect'
It is the first US military engagement with Iran following a series of increasingly serious incidents
Emmanuel Bonne's mission is 'to try and open the discussion space to avoid an uncontrolled escalation, or even an accident'
US president Donald Trump says: 'They know what they're doing. They know what they're playing with and I think they're playing with fire'
'The Europeans' efforts were not enough, therefore Iran will go ahead with its announced measures,' says Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif
Both nations say they want to avoid going to war, but tensions are spiraling as a series of incidents, including attacks on tankers and the shooting down of a US drone by Iran in the Gulf, raise fears of an unintended slide towards conflict
The Japanese tanker's Tokyo-based operator Kokuka says the vessel is heading to port in the United Arab Emirates
(UPDATED) China has called for all sides to 'resolve the conflict through dialogue' as oil prices jumped, while the European Union and the United Nations have called for restraint
(UPDATED) 'The only way to decrease tensions in the region is to stop the economic war,' says Mohammad Javad Zarif
Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi pleads for the 'stability of the region and the upholding of the nuclear deal,' referring to a 2015 agreement between Iran and major powers
'Never threaten an Iranian. Try respect – it works!' Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif writes on Twitter
US President Donald Trump 'does not want war but the people around him are pushing him towards war under the pretext of making America stronger against Iran,' adds Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif
'We exercise maximum restraint...in spite of the fact that the United States withdrew from JCPOA last May,' says Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif
'I believe your resignation is against the country's interests and do not approve it,' Iranian President Hassan Rouhani writes in a letter to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif
(UPDATED) 'I apologize for my inability to continue serving and for all the shortcomings during my term in office,' Zarif says in a message posted on his verified Instagram account
Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says US Vice President Mike Pence's comments against Iran 'are both ridiculous but at the same time very very dangerous'
Iran 'hasn't abandoned its goal to develop nuclear weapons,' Benjamin Netanyahu tells the UN General Assembly
(4th UPDATE) The Islamic State claims to have carried out the rare assault in Ahvaz, while Iranian officials accuse 'a foreign regime' backed by the United States of being behind it
US President Donald Trump blasts former secretary of state John Kerry for holding 'illegal meetings' with Iranian officials
(UPDATED) Meanwhile, Iran also slams Washington for its 'addiction to sanctions and bullying'
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif adds there are also no plans for a meeting with US officials on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York next month
Iranian state television Irib shows images of Mohammad Javad Zarif in Moscow, saying he had arrived in Russia at 4 am (01:00 GMT) on Monday. A Russian foreign ministry spokesman confirms Zarif would meet Russia's Sergei Lavrov on Monday morning.
'If the nuclear deal is to continue, the interests of the people of Iran must be assured,' says Iran foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will visit Beijing, Moscow and Brussels, holding meetings with all of the remaining parties to the 2015 agreement
US President Donald Trump reiterates his aversion to the 'horrible' deal, highlighting provisions in the agreement restricting Iran's nuclear activities that begin expiring in 2025
'America never should have feared Iran producing a nuclear bomb, but we will pursue vigorously our nuclear enrichment,' says Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif
'We will act without hesitation to defend ourselves. And we will act if necessary not just against Iran's proxies that are attacking us, but against Iran itself,' adds Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif's comments come a day after the Pentagon revealed plans to revamp its nuclear arsenal
Trump's virulent speech contravened 3 articles of the 2015 deal, Zarif said in televised remarks broadcast late, says Foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif
'This could seriously aggravate the situation around the Iranian nuclear dossier,' President Vladimir Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov tells journalists
(UPDATED) European ministers called the meeting to examine ways to save a deal that US President Trump is poised to denounce, but Tehran and Washington remain far apart
The intelligence ministry says 41 suspects were arrested in Tehran in the northwestern provinces of Kermanshah and Kurdistan and in West Azerbaijan near the borders with Iraq and Turkey
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani discuss regional developments and bilateral relations
We will never use our weapons against anyone except in self defense Let us see if any of those who complain can make the same statement the Iranian minister writes on Twitter
Mohammad Javad Zarif: Collective discrimination aids terrorist recruitment by deepening fault lines exploited by extremist demagogues to swell their ranks
UPDATED Politicians from around the world offer both praise and cautious welcome to the new President elect Donald Trump
With no let up in Syrian President Bashar al Assad s onslaught on eastern Aleppo the sides will look at how to revive the short lived ceasefire
Iranian and Saudi officials are in an increasingly bitter war of words over Iran s exclusion from this year s hajj pilgrimage
3rd UPDATE A US defense official says the ongoing coup attempt is not affecting operations targeting ISIS
UPDATED Federica Mogherini s comments underscore tension in Tehran over Iran s recent nuclear deal with world powers