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Iran: UN rights chief shocked by deadly violence

Expressing her shock at the recent uptick in deadly violence in Iran, the top United Nations human rights official today called on the nation’s Government to rein in its security forces.

UN agency calls on Iran to halt work on recently-disclosed facility

The United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) today called on Iran to immediately suspend the construction of a recently-disclosed uranium enrichment facility, and cooperate more fully to resolve all outstanding issues related to its nuclear programme.

UN nuclear watchdog has hit 'dead end' with Iran, says chief

The head of the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) today called on Iran to fully engage with the body to resolve outstanding issues related to its nuclear programme, citing no movement in over a year on the matter.

Head of UN atomic watchdog urges swift response by Iran to nuclear fuel deal

The outgoing head of the United Nations atomic watchdog today urged Tehran not to delay in responding to the draft agreement on fuel for its civilian nuclear research site, and called for transparency and cooperation to address outstanding issues related to Iran’s nuclear programme.

UN nuclear watchdog receives initial response from Iran on fuel agreement

Iran has submitted an initial response on a draft agreement on fuel for its civilian nuclear research facility to the head of the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), it was announced today.

UN nuclear inspectors arrive in Iran to visit newly-disclosed facility

Inspectors from the United Nations atomic watchdog have arrived in Iran to visit a recently-disclosed uranium enrichment facility.

Iran needs more time to consider nuclear fuel agreement, says UN atomic watchdog

Iran has asked for more time to consider a draft agreement on fuel for its civilian nuclear research facility, while the three other parties to the deal signalled their approval today, the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) reported today.

UN atomic watchdog announces draft deal on Iran’s nuclear fuel

Nearly three days of talks supported by the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) wrapped up today with a draft agreement on how to provide Iran with fuel for a civilian nuclear research facility.

Security Council urges States to help Iran in bringing terror bombers to justice

The Security Council today condemned “in the strongest terms” the terrorist attacks in Iran which killed 57 people and injured 150 others on Sunday, and called on all States to “cooperate actively” with the Iranian authorities in bringing the perpetrators to justice.

UN atomic watchdog hosts international talks on Iran’s nuclear fuel

Representatives from France, Iran, Russia and the United States are gathering at the Vienna headquarters of the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to discuss how to provide fuel for a nuclear research facility in Iran.