Iran foreign minister denies missile test breached UN resolution - Chicago Tribune

Iran's foreign minister said Tuesday that he had deliberately negotiated the wording of the latest United Nations resolution restraining his country's nuclear program to ensure that the test-firing of nuclear-capable Iranian missiles would be legal ...

Iran Warns of Possible 'Armageddon' if Syria Can't Be Held Together - Wall Street Journal

CANBERRA, Australia—The possibility, raised by the U.S. last month, that Syria might not stay whole if the conflict there didn't end soon could lead to “Armageddon” in the Middle East, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said. Tehran opposes any ...

US Allowed Weak Language on Iran Missile Activity That Russia Is Now Using As Excuse Not to Act - CNSNews.com

U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power confers with her Russian counterpart, Vitaly Churkin, in this March 2014 file photo. (UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe, File). (CNSNews.com) – The Obama administration on Monday accused Russia of “quibbling” by ...

Iranian asylum-seekers can come home from Australia: Minister - Peninsula On-line

Iranian Ambassador to Australia Abdolhossein Vahaji (L), Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif (2L), Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull (2R) and Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop (R) meet for talks at Parliament House in Canberra on March ...

Iran's Foreign Minister Denies Missiles Violate UN Resolution, Says They Are For Self Defense - International Business Times

Iran Ballistic Missile test UN resolution violation Iran foreign minister denied allegations that the country's ballistic missile tests last week violated a United Nations resolution. In this photo, a long-range Qadr ballistic missile is launched in ...

US, Russia clash over Iran missile tests at UN - www.worldbulletin.net

The United States and Russia clashed at a United Nations Security Council meeting on March 14 over whether Iran's test-firing of ballistic missiles last week violated a UN resolution. Russia said after the closed-door meeting that the tests did not ...

Iran opening new chapter in relations with Australia - Mehr News Agency - English Version

CANBERRA, Mar. 15 (MNA) – In a Tue. presser with Australian FM Julie Bishop in Canberra, Javad Zarif deemed the two sides' talks 'constructive', saying new possibilities have opened up in the two countries' bilateral relations. Following a meeting and ...

Mohammad Javad Zarif holds talks with Australian Foreign Minister - vestnik kavkaza

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who is on an official visit to Canberra, held talks with his Australian counterpart Julie Bishop. They announced plans of Australia and Iran to develop economic cooperation. Bishop noted that Australia's ...

Iran says it's not bound by UN resolution banning missile tests - The Times of Israel

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, speaks with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif before a meeting at Parliament House in Canberra, March 15, 2016. (AFP/MARK GRAHAM). Newsroom. Email the Newsroom · Facebook · Twitter. Related Topics.

Iran emerges as major market for Australian agriculture and other sectors - The Advertiser

OPPORTUNITIES to resume Australia's once thriving trade in agricultural products to Iran have been boosted by a Federal Government decision to reopen a trade office in Tehran. The office operated by Austrade in the Australian Embassy in Tehran follows ...

Iran refuses to take back asylum seekers who have been forcibly returned - The Guardian

The Australian foreign affairs minister, Julie Bishop, with her Iranian counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif, in Canberra on Tuesday. Zarif says Iran will not take back asylum seekers who have been forcibly returned. Photograph: Lukas Coch/EPA. Australian ...

Iran would welcome back asylum seekers 'with pride', Iranian Foreign Minister says - ABC Online

The Iranian Foreign Minister tells the Federal Government Iran would welcome back asylum seekers who fail to obtain refugee status in Australia, but only if they go home voluntarily. Key points: Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iranian citizens who come ...

Julie Bishop presses Iran on ballistic missiles but no deal on failed refugees - Sydney Morning Herald

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has backed a United Nations Security Council probe into Tehran's latest ballistic missile test despite a personal assurance from her Iranian counterpart the weapons are only intended for self-defence.

Iran says missiles for self defense, tests do not violate nuclear deal - Reuters

A ballistic missile is launched and tested in an undisclosed location, Iran, March 9, 2016. REUTERS/Mahmood Hosseini/TIMA. 1/2. left. right. Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop (L) and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif speak during a ...

We can't force Iranians to come back: Tehran - Sky News Australia

Iran will take back asylum seekers who are found not to be refugees but only if they return voluntarily from Australia. 'We don't have any objection to Iranian citizens coming back to Iran voluntarily,' Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif told ...

Obama's Path to War - FrontPage Magazine

Last week, the deputy commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps, Brigadier General Hossein Salami boasted that Iran has ten times as many missiles as its Hezbollah proxy and threatened that those missiles “are ready to hit enemies and targets ...

US official raises Iran rocket fears; Tehran denies tests are illegal - CNN

(CNN) A U.S. official has told CNN that Iran has the ability to launch a three-stage rocket with a satellite on top "at any minute." It would be Iran's first ever launch of this configuration, and like the North Korean test earlier this year, would ...

We'll take back Iranians with pride: Zarif - NEWS.com.au

We'll take back Iranians with pride: Zarif. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop held wide-ranging formal talks with Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif in Canberra on Tuesday during the first visit by a senior Iranian minister in 13 years. The pair discussed ...

Iran FM says Russian pullout of Syria 'positive' for ceasefire - Daily Mail

Russia's move to begin withdrawing from Syria should be seen as a positive sign for the ceasefire, Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Tuesday. Speaking in Canberra after meeting with his Australian counterpart Julie Bishop, Zarif ...

Zarif calls for Iran-Australia cooperation against extremism - Press TV

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (R) and his Australian counterpart Julie Bishop hold a joint press conference at the Parliament House in Canberra on March 15, 2016. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called for boosting ...