United Nations

Iran says documents on alleged atom bomb research are full of mistakes

VIENNA - Iran said it has provided evidence to the United Nations atomic agency showing that documents on suspected nuclear bomb research by the country were forged and riddled with errors.

U.N. nuclear chief suggests progress slow in Iran investigation

VIENNA - Iran has still not implemented all the nuclear transparency measures it had agreed to carry out by late August, the head of the U.N. atomic energy agency said on Monday, suggesting little headway in an inquiry into suspected bomb research.

20 Oct 2014

No breakthrough in IAEA-Iran talks on nuclear bomb inquiry

VIENNA - Talks between the U.N. nuclear watchdog and Iran this week appear not to have substantively advanced an investigation into suspected atomic bomb research by Tehran, potentially dimming chances for a broader deal between the Iranians and big powers.

09 Oct 2014

Iran refused to let in U.S. member of U.N. nuclear team: sources

VIENNA - A United Nations atomic agency official recently denied entry into Iran as part of a team investigating suspected bomb research is believed to be an American nuclear weapons expert, diplomatic sources said.

09 Oct 2014

West to hold back from targeting Iran at U.N. nuclear meeting

VIENNA - World powers will refrain from raising pressure on Iran at a U.N. nuclear meeting next week to give its new moderate president time to show he is serious about moves to reduce tensions over its atomic activity, Western diplomats say.

05 Sep 2013

Iran expects 'progress' in U.N. nuclear talks, West skeptical

VIENNA - Iran expects progress will be made in talks this week with the United Nations' atomic agency, Tehran's nuclear envoy said on Monday, but Western diplomats held out little hope of an end to the deadlock.

13 May 2013

U.N. nuclear agency in talks about talks with Iran

VIENNA/DUBAI - The U.N. nuclear agency is talking with Iran to set a date for discussions on resuming an investigation there, it said on Monday, as Washington stressed the importance of diplomacy in ending a standoff over Tehran's nuclear program.

22 Apr 2013