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Iran has accelerated enrichment of uranium, IAEA says

11 Jun 2019

TEHRAN/VIENNA Iran has followed through on a threat to accelerate its production of enriched uranium, the head of the U.N. atomic watchdog said on Monday, departing from his usual guarded language to say he was worried about increasing tension.

Maas ruft in Teheran zu Deeskalation zwischen USA und Iran auf

11 Jun 2019

Teheran Bundesaußenminister Heiko Maas hat bei einem Besuch in Teheran im Namen der Europäer ein Bekenntnis zum Iran-Atomabkommen abgelegt und alle Seiten zum Dialog als Mittel gegen eine militärische Eskalation aufgerufen.

German minister upbeat on Iran trade vehicle before Rouhani talks

10 Jun 2019

TEHRAN Instex, a European payment system for barter-based trade with Iran designed to circumvent U.S. sanctions, is expected to be ready soon, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Monday, ahead of talks with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran.

German minister lands in Iran in bid to save nuclear pact

09 Jun 2019

TEHRAN Germany's foreign minister has arrived in Tehran to hold talks with President Hassan Rouhani on Monday, as part of a concerted European effort to preserve Iran's nuclear pact with world powers and defuse rising U.S.-Iranian tensions.

German minister to meet Iran's Rouhani in bid to save nuclear pact

09 Jun 2019

ABU DHABI, June 9 Germany's foreign minister will meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran on Monday, a German diplomatic source said, as part of a concerted European effort to preserve Iran's nuclear pact with world powers and defuse rising U.S.-Iranian tensions.

Extradition law is 'final nail' in Hong Kong's coffin - activist

04 Jun 2019

BERLIN A Hong Kong independence activist said on Tuesday that proposed amendments to the city's legal system that would allow captured fugitives to be sent to China could deal a fatal blow to the territory's judicial independence.

Germany in push to resurrect Afghan talks with Taliban

26 May 2019

KABUL/BERLIN Germany, a leading donor and member of the NATO-led coalition in Afghanistan, has been talking with the Taliban and the Afghan government in an effort to restart peace talks to end 18 years of conflict, officials said.

Iran tells German envoy its patience is over: Fars

23 May 2019

BERLIN Iran told a German envoy seeking to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal that its patience was over and urged the treaty's remaining signatories to fulfill their commitments after the United States pulled out, the Fars news agency reported on Thursday.

Iran tells German envoy its patience is over - Fars

23 May 2019

BERLIN Iran told a German envoy seeking to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal that its patience was over and urged the treaty's remaining signatories to fulfil their commitments after the United States pulled out, the Fars news agency reported on Thursday.

Tauschbörse soll europäisches Iran-Geschäft retten

09 May 2019

Berlin Es ist der bisher konkreteste Schritt, den die Europäer zur Rettung des Atomabkommens mit dem Iran unternehmen:

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