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Reporter's Notebook

Iranians look for hope in Europe's promises

US determination to leave behind 2015 nuclear deal and pursue a harder line leaves Islamic Republic with no easy options.

Iranians look for hope in Europe's promises

Counting the Cost

US pullout from Iran deal: Who will pay the economic price?

We examine Trump's decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal and the implications for the global economy.

Iran

UN nuclear watchdog chief inspector resigns

IAEA's Tero Varjoranta steps down three days after the US pulled out of the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran.

UN nuclear watchdog chief inspector Tero Varjoranta resigns

Donald Trump

Analysis: Trump's withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal isolates US

US president's decision to pull out of 2015 multilateral nuclear agreement raises uncertainties in post-JCPOA world.

Analysis: Trump's withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal isolates US

Donald Trump

Trump declares US withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal

Last-ditch efforts by European allies fail to persuade US president to not pull out from landmark 2015 agreement.

Iran

Rouhani: US withdrawal from nuclear deal unacceptable

Iranian president says US does not 'respect international agreements', slams Washington's 'empty signatures'.

Middle East

Major milestones of Iran's nuclear programme

Since 1957, the United States played a crucial role in the establishment of Iran's nuclear programme.

Major milestones of Iran's nuclear programme

Environment

Chernobyl: What happened and why?

Thirty-two years after the explosions at the Ukrainian nuclear power plant, we revisit the disaster and its legacy.

Iran

Is Iran really a nuclear threat?

Investigative journalist Gareth Porter dispels some of the myths surrounding Iran's nuclear programme.

Is Iran really a nuclear threat?

Nuclear energy

Russia to build Turkey's first nuclear reactor

In the first phase of construction, two units are planned with a capacity of 2,400 megawatts.

Akkuyu: Turkey's first nuclear reactor site

Talk to Al Jazeera

Nadezhda Kutepova: Life in Russia's secret nuclear city

Activist Kutepova on growing up in a city that saw the world's third-worst nuclear accident and being exiled as traitor.

Special series

The Nobel Interview: Beatrice Fihn of ICAN

Al Jazeera's exclusive interview with the director of the anti-nuclear campaign that won the Nobel Peace Prize.

Nuclear energy

Iran rejects France's call for talks on missile issue

Iran says defence affairs not negotiable in response to President Macron's call for dialogue over its missile programme.

Iran rejects Macron's call for talks on missile issue

Politics

Trump puts burden of scrapping Iran deal on US Congress

Congress has 60 days to decide whether to restore sanctions on Iran, a move that could unravel historic nuclear accord.

Iran nuclear deal: Donald Trump 'decertifies' 2015 pact

Politics

US allies, Russia back Iran deal after Trump threat

UK, France and Germany 'committed' to 2015 nuclear pact, as Russia says Trump's 'aggressive' stand is doomed to fail.

World leaders react to Donald Trump's speech on Iran