Russia and the Challenge of Iran's Comprehensive Nuclear Agreement
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Although Russia’s deputy foreign minister and top nuclear negotiator, Sergei Ryabkov, lauded the role played by Russian President Vladimir Putin in the achievement of the agreement , and Andrey Klimov, Deputy Chairman of the Committee on International Affairs of the Council of the Russian Federation, noted that reaching the agreement would have been impossible without Russia, in reality, Moscow played an insignificant role in these round of nuclear talks. There is no doubt that this situation is not favored by Russia, especially under conditions that West is trying to isolate this country.
Addressing Swiss Statement Criticism, Great Challenges for Final Agreement
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Mohammad Hassan Daryaei
It should be noted that like any other country, Iran has its own complexities and domestic political rivalries and such rivalries usually reach their peak when it comes to the sensitive issue of the nuclear talks. Perhaps, one of the most important challenges facing the Iranian nuclear negotiating team is to convince domestic political factions and groups, so that, there would be necessary consensus inside the country for the continuation of the negotiations until a decisive result is reached and the final Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action is formulated.
Lausanne Statement: Positive and Negative Views
Sunday, April 12, 2015
Existence of anxious opponents, along with a wide spectrum of those who support the Lausanne agreement, is quite natural. Just in the same way that the support accorded to the Iranian nuclear negotiators can motivate them and keep their spirits high, domestic opponents can be considered a good asset on which negotiators can reckon in their resistance against illegal demands of the opposite negotiating parties, especially the United States.
Lausanne Agreement, A Turning Point in Iran's Soft Power
Saturday, April 11, 2015
Mahmoud Reza Golshanpazhooh
The recent release of the text of an agreement reached between Iran and the P5+1 group, also known as EU3+3, was the finishing line of marathon nuclear talks between Iran and the six countries. It was also the beginning of a long period of practice in mutual trust.
JCPOA, An Opportunity for Iran to Strive toward Large-Scale Goals
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
In December 2013 and at the end of another round of nuclear talks between Iran and the member states of the so-called P5+1 group, the negotiating sides decided that to find solutions for the comprehensive settlement of Iran's nuclear case, they should hold meetings in order to achieve two final goal.
How Lausanne Agreement Can Affect Domestic Order in Iran?
Sunday, April 5, 2015
Mohammad Mansouri Boroujeni
Continuation of the Lausanne agreement will mean that the United States has changed its strategy toward Iran on the basis of recognizing the reality of the Islamic Revolution, and has decided to replace hostile measures aimed at eliminating the Islamic Republic in favor of hostility aimed at reducing the degree to which Iran can meet its interests. In this way, doing away with external threats to totality of the Islamic Establishment will provide the country with a good opportunity to promote the freedom-based tradition that has been stipulated by the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Five Steps to Nuclear Final
Sunday, March 29, 2015
In fact, all parties have reached a consensus over a one-stage agreement and maintain that it would facilitate a final deal. However, pressures mounted by the US Congress have forced the American side to seek a written understanding, even in a few pages, to feed it to the Congress and keep its members content until the deadline. The Iranian side, on the other hand, will most probably issue a press release about the meetings that have taken place among foreign ministers of seven countries with no mention of the general outline of the negotiations.
Security Council Endorsement Prevents Possible Violation of Iran Nuclear Deal
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Iran's nuclear talks with the P5+1 group of world powers is reaching a sensitive and determining stage. At present, both negotiating sides are trying to get any possible agreement to end Iran's nuclear challenge rubberstamped by the United Nations Security Council. The following points are noteworthy in this regard.
Nuclear Deal Prelude to Expanded Ties between Iran and China
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Therefore, Beijing has been opening a new chapter in its cooperation with Tehran and even if nuclear talks faced a deadlock, China would not be possible to take sides with countries that impose sanctions on Iran anymore. Meanwhile, the agreements and contracts that this major Asian power has signed with Iran have been important steps in undermining and eroding the effect of international sanctions against Iran.