Nuclear Power

Iran's supreme leader demands US action, not talk on nuclear deal

As the new administration tries to revive diplomacy with Iran, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Wednesday that "words and promises are no good."

Al-Monitor Staff | Nuclear Power | Feb 17, 2021
al-monitor An Iranian woman holds a picture of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and late Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini during a ceremony marking the 42nd anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, at the Azadi (Freedom) square in Tehran, on Feb. 10, 2021. Photo by AFP via Getty Images.

European powers blast Iran's uranium metal production

France, Germany and the United Kingdom condemn Iran's move as one that would undermine the nuclear agreement.

Al-Monitor Staff | Nuclear Power | Feb 12, 2021

Israel multiplies warning on renewing nuke deal with Iran

Two senior ministers, Tzachi Hanegbi and Yuval Steinitz, are warning against the United States pushing for a JCPOA-similar agreement with Iran.

Rina Bassist | Iran Deal | Feb 3, 2021

Iran ramps up uranium enrichment, seizes tanker

Amid a financial dispute with South Korea, Iran has seized a South Korean-flagged tanker in the Persian Gulf, while on the same day announcing the resumption of enriching uranium to 20%.

Al-Monitor Staff | Nuclear Power | Jan 4, 2021

High stakes for Iran, US as Tehran waits to see Biden approach

Iran has made it clear that if the new US administration of Joe Biden wants to reenter the nuclear deal, no preconditions are acceptable to Iran.

Ali Hashem | Iran-US tensions | Dec 10, 2020