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  • ترامپ و ملک سلمان Yesterday 23:12

    Professor Mahmood Monshipouri

    Trump’s Anti-Iranian Gambit

    President Trump’s recent trip to Saudi Arabia and Israel was marked by ratcheting up his anti-Iranian rhetoric and a huge arms sale ($110 billion) to Saudi Arabia.  This massive infusion of military hardware and technology into the region raises many questions—not the least of which is what do the Saudis plan to do once having acquired such military might? 

  • علی شمخانی Yesterday 21:20

    Terror still looms though ISIS vanishing: Iran 

    TEHRAN – Terrorism continues to threaten the world although ISIS is losing territory, a senior Iranian security official said on Wednesday. 

  • عباس عراقچی Yesterday 21:17

    Trump making good on nuclear deal ‘so far’: top Iranian diplomat  

    TEHRAN – A top Iranian diplomat said on Wednesday that U.S. President Donald Trump has “so far” honored his side of the international nuclear accord, one which he harshly berated as a presidential candidate.  

  • annan Yesterday 19:18

    Ex-UN chief urges Trump to reach out to Iran  

    TEHRAN - Former UN chief Kofi Annan urged U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday to reach out and talk to Iran, arguing that Tehran is “part of the solution” to the conflicts in the Middle East.

  • Party chief: Only Iran striving for Afghan peace 2017-05-23 20:47

    Party chief: Only Iran striving for Afghan peace

    TEHRAN – Secretary General of Afghanistan's National Welfare Party Mohammad Hassan Jafari says Iran is the only country that wants peace and stability in Afghanistan.

  • rouhani 2017-05-23 20:09

    Rouhani, Macron discuss relations

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron held a phone conversation on Monday, discussing expansion of relations and fight against terrorism.

  • Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani 2017-05-23 19:28

    Storing arms doesn’t bring security, Shamkhani tells Saudis

    TEHRAN - Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council said on Tuesday that sitting on massive stockpile of weaponry does not guarantee the security of Saudi Arabia.

  • Hassan Rouhani meets Ayatollah Khamenei 2017-05-23 19:26

    Reelected Rouhani meets Supreme Leader

    TEHRAN – Hassan Rouhani, who was reelected president in the May 19 presidential election, met on Tuesday with Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

  • Iran unveils new military projects 2017-05-22 21:26

    Iran unveils new military projects

    TEHRAN – During an event held in Tehran on Monday, Iran unveiled three strategic military projects developed by its local experts.

  • qassemi 2017-05-22 21:22

    Don’t sell ‘dangerous arms’ to terror supporters, Iran tells Trump

    TEHRAN – In an open reference to Saudi Arabia which is famous as the hotbed of terrorism, the Iranian Foreign Ministry on Monday advised the new Trump administration against selling “dangerous weapons to main supporters of terrorism”.

  • نشست خبری حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور 2017-05-22 21:21

    Rouhani: S.Arabia needs ballot boxes not arms

    TEHRAN - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani on Monday criticized Saudi Arabia after it signed a huge arms deal with the U.S., saying “ballot boxes” are more vital than arms for the Arab country.

  • rouhani 2017-05-21 20:28

    World officials continue congratulating Rouhani

    TEHRAN - Messages of congratulation from various countries’ officials are continually pouring in on re-election of Hassan Rouhani as president.

  • raisi 2017-05-21 20:27

    Warmongering cannot end wars: Ebrahim Raisi

    Ebrahim Raisi, a presidential candidate who came second in elections, has said that wars raging across the globe cannot be ended through a policy of warmongering, but instead through cooperation and respect towards the democratic choices of the people.

  • velayati 2017-05-21 20:27

    Trump is peddling in Mideast: Velayati

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, the senior foreign policy advisor to the Leader, said on Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump is peddling in the Mideast region to help his country’s troubled economy.

  •  Rouhani secures second term with landslide victory 2017-05-20 21:09

    By Ali Kushki 

    Iran readiest to engage with world: reelected Rouhani

    TEHRAN – In a live televised address just hours after reelection, President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran is “readier than ever before” to interact with the world. 

  • congratulations 2017-05-20 19:39

    Congratulations pour in for Rouhani from around the world

    Officials from various countries including Chinese and Russian leaders on Saturday congratulated Hassan Rouhani on his re-election as president.

  • leader 2017-05-20 18:57

    Leader calls Iranians winner of elections

    TEHRAN - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Saturday that the Iranian people and the Islamic Republic system are winners of the May 19 presidential elections.

  • محمدعلی موحدی کرمانی امام جمعه موقت تهران 2017-05-19 21:31

    Competitions should give place to friendship: cleric

    TEHRAN – The Friday prayers leader of Tehran has said that after the election, competitions should give their place to friendship.

  • انتخابات ریاست جمهوری و شورای اسلامی شهر و روستا 2017-05-19 12:24

    Iranians go to polls to elect president

    TEHRAN - Iranians are voting at a presidential election in which four candidates, including incumbent Hassan Rouhani, are competing for the presidential post.

  • رئیسی 2017-05-17 21:43

    Raisi: We follow culture of action

    TEHRAN – “We follow the culture of ability and action,” presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi said on Wednesday.

  • Presidential hopefuls 2017-05-17 21:41

    By Ali Kushki

    A background to the May 19 presidential election

    TEHRAN – The fate of Iran’s May 19 presidential election has been hotly debated both inside and outside of the country over the past few months. And now, within three days it will be clear who will be sworn in in August as the 12th president since the 1979 Islamic Revolution.

  • FT 2017-05-16 20:56

    U.S. to extend Iran sanctions relief: Financial Times

    Donald Trump’s administration is likely to uphold its part of the historic nuclear deal with Iran this week and extend sanctions’ relief, people close to the issue have told the Financial Times.

  • Sean Spicer 2017-05-16 20:52

    By Ali Kushki

    White House ‘open’ to working with Russia, Iran on Syria 

    TEHRAN – Indicating a possible shift in U.S. policy on the war in Syria, the White House announced on Monday it is “open” to team up with Russia and Iran on a solution to end the crisis in Syria. 

  • دیدارهای امروز محمدجواد ظریف 2017-05-16 20:47

    Iran's Zarif says talks to lift non-nuclear sanctions possible

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said it is possible to hold talk with the U.S. on removing the non-nuclear sanctions, however Washington must first prove its commitment to the nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2017-05-15 20:53

    Iran insists it seeks no tension with Saudi Arabia

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry reiterated Tehran’s position on Monday that the Islamic Republic does not seek any “tension” with Saudi Arabia.

  • jcpoa 2017-05-15 20:52

    ‘Nuclear deal has helped prop up economy’

    TEHRAN – An Iranian Foreign Ministry official said on Monday that the atmosphere created after the conclusion of the nuclear deal has helped to prop up the economy.

  • Iran starts construction of National Ion Therapy Center 2017-05-15 20:44

    By: Ali Kushki

    Iran starts construction of ion therapy center

    KARAJ – Iran began building its National Ion Therapy Center with Austrian help on Monday, in a €200 million project which follow the country’s landmark nuclear deal with six world powers in July 2015.

  • Mohammad Amin Rezazadeh 2017-05-14 20:38

    40 million estimated to vote in Friday election: Interior Ministry

    TEHRAN – The director general of the political department of the Interior Ministry has said that an estimated 40 million people would vote in the presidential election on Friday, ISNA reported.

  • baeedinejad 2017-05-14 20:38

    Envoy: 11 polling stations for Iranians in Britain

    TEHRAN – Iranians living in Britain can cast ballots at eleven polling stations on Monday to have their voice in the 12th presidential election of the country, Iranian Ambassador to London Hamid Baeedinejad said on Sunday.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-05-14 20:28

    By Ali Kushki 

    Iran urges coordination with Kabul to restore peace  

    TEHRAN – Any efforts by foreign actors to establish contacts with various consequential groups in the embattled Afghanistan should be coordinated with its central government, Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman has said.