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  • جابری 2017-08-23 18:27

    Lebanon, Iran view Israel, terrorism as threats to regional stability

    Lebanon’s prime minister has held talks with an Iranian deputy foreign minister on the threats posed by the Israeli regime and terrorism to the troubled Middle East region.

  • دیدار های محمد جواد ظریف وزیر خارجه 2017-08-23 18:22

    Saudi Arabia has been harmed by its policies: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Saudi Arabia’s policies in the Middle East region are “destructive” and “harmful” to the country itself.

  • Mehdi Aker 2017-08-23 11:14

    By Payman Yazdani 

    Referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan will not be helpful: Turkey’s AKP deputy chief  

    TEHRAN - M. Mehdi Aker, the deputy chief of the ruling Turkish Justice and Development Party (AKP), is of the opinion that a decision by the Iraqi Kurdistan Region to hold an independence referendum will not solve any problems.

  • Iran-Indonesia 2017-08-22 21:19

    By Marjan Golpira

    Iran, Indonesia cooperating to enhance inter-religious tolerance: envoy

    Indonesia marks Independence Day in Tehran

    TEHRAN – On Monday, the Indonesian ambassador to Tehran highlighted close collaboration between Iran and his country on promoting Islam as a religion of “blessing for mankind” as well as enhancing “inter-religious tolerance.”

  • ansari 2017-08-22 20:04

    Iranian official meets Hezbollah chief

    TEHRAN - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Jaberi Ansari met on Tuesday with Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah, secretary general of the Lebanese Hezbollah movement, in Beirut.

  • محسن هاشمی 2017-08-22 20:04

    No need for acting Tehran mayor: Mohsen Hashemi

    TEHRAN – Moshen Hashemi, the only candidate for chairman of Tehran’s new city council, has said that the 21-member council will not appoint an acting mayor for Tehran.

  • salehi 2017-08-22 20:02

    Iran can resume nuclear enrichment to 20% purity in 5 days: Salehi

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Salehi, the director of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, said on Tuesday that Iran can resume uranium enrichment to the purity of 20 percent in five days in the Fordow plant if necessary.

  • Ayatollah Khamenei 2017-08-21 20:34

    Leader appoints new military commanders

    TEHRAN – In separate decrees on Monday, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei appointed Major General Ataollah Salehi as deputy chief of the Iranian Armed Forces and Brigadier General Abdolrahim Mousavi as commander of the Army after promoting him to the rank of major general.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-08-21 20:30

    It’s Saudi turn to take steps, Iran says

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Monday that Iran has taken the necessary actions to mend ties with Saudi Arabia and now it is Riyadh’s turn to take steps in this regard.

  • leader 2017-08-21 20:28

    Leader calls martyr Hojaji example of revolution’s outgrowth

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said Monday that martyr Mohsen Hojaji is a clear example of the Islamic and revolutionary outgrowth.

  • روز سوم بررسی رأی اعتماد به وزرای پیشنهادی کابینه دوازدهم 2017-08-21 20:27

    IRGC: Hatami’s leadership promises increasing deterrence power

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has offered congratulations to Brigadier General Amir Hatami as new defense minister, saying his leadership of the ministry heralds promoting “national defense power” and “deepening deterrence power”.

  • روز دوم بررسی رأی اعتماد به وزرای پیشنهادی کابینه دوازدهم 2017-08-21 20:26

    Protection of nuclear deal will be a priority, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – Fresh from an endorsement by the Majlis Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that one of his foreign policy priorities will be to protect the nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • حمله شیمیایی به شهر حلبچه 2017-08-21 09:15

    Iran: U.S. liable $245m over victims of chemical weapons

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Judiciary spokesman has announced that an Iranian court has issued a decree which requires the U.S. administration to pay close to $245 million to the victims of chemical weapons supplied to former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein during his war against Iran in the 1980s.

  • David Cohen 2017-08-20 21:12

    Ex-deputy CIA director: Trump process is 'very disconcerting' on Iran deal

    Tensions between the United States and Iran have been red hot in recent weeks -- and they might be about to get even hotter.

  • President Hassan Rouhani wrote letters to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the Atomic Energy Organization chief Ali Akbar Salehi 2017-08-20 20:32

    President appoints caretaker energy and science ministers

    Rouhani names close aides

    TEHRAN – In separate decrees on Sunday President Hassan Rouhani appointed heads of the Management and Planning Organization, presidential chief of staff, and vice president for economic affairs.

  • حسن روحانی 2017-08-20 20:29

    No isolated country can make advances: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that no isolated country can make advances and the Foreign Ministry should facilitate foreign investment in the country.

  • پنجمین روز جلسه رای اعتماد به وزرای پیشنهادی کابینه دوازدهم 2017-08-20 20:23

    Parliament OKs new cabinet 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s parliament capped on Sunday a week of intensive debate on President Hassan Rouhani’s 17 nominees for ministerial posts, approving all except the one for energy minister. 

  • President Rouhani attends parliament to defend ministers 2017-08-19 20:15

    One or two picks may lose confidence vote

    Rouhani’s cabinet awaiting approval

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani will be speaking to the parliament tomorrow in a last-ditch effort to persuade 290-seat parliament into casting a vote of confidence for his 17-memebr cabinet roster.

  • Peshmerga 2017-08-19 20:07

    Peshmerga warns against intervention in Kurdistan affairs

    TEHRAN – The Peshmerga ministry has said that no one other than the people of Kurdistan has the right to talk about the fate of the Kurdish people, Rudaw Media Network reported.

  • zarif 2017-08-19 19:59

    Terror has nothing to do with race or religion, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – In an indirect criticism of U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said terrorism in the name of race and religion has nothing to do with neither of them.

  • گفتگو با سفیر روسیه در ایران 2017-08-19 19:57

    Russian ambassador: Iran in full compliance with nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Russian Ambassador to Tehran Levan Dzhagaryan has said that Iran has acted fully in compliance with its commitments under the nuclear agreement, noting that the U.S. should not complain in this regard.

  • بزرگداشت شهید حججی در قم 2017-08-19 13:39

    ‘Hojaji showed revolution’s third generation still fervent’

    TEHRAN – The bravery of Mohsen Hojaji, who was brutally beheaded by Daesh recently in Syria, has proven that the third generation of the Islamic Revolution is still fervent, the Friday prayer leader of Tehran told worshippers.

  • Ali Khorram 2017-08-18 20:04

    Iran will not play into U.S. hands: ex-diplomat

    TEHRAN – Iran will not play into the hands of the United States in the face of Washington’s provocative actions to derail the July 2015 nuclear deal, a former Iranian diplomat has said.

  • روز سوم بررسی رأی اعتماد به وزرای پیشنهادی کابینه دوازدهم 2017-08-18 20:02

    New defense pick vows stronger missiles

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani’s pick for defense promised on Thursday to increase the “accuracy and power” of Iran’s ballistic and cruise missiles if granted a vote of confidence.

  • حادثه تروریستی در بارسلونا‎ 2017-08-18 19:55

    Iran condemns ‘blind terror act’ in Barcelona

    TEHRAN – After a van rammed into pedestrians in a crowded tourist area of Barcelona, Spain, the Iranian Foreign Ministry issued a statement saying terrorists who have suffered defeats one after another in Iraq and Syria are planning to commit “blind terror acts” in different parts of the world.

  • جابری انصاری 2017-08-17 13:53

    Iran: Riyadh’s hegemonic efforts sure to backfire 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Jaberi Ansari has said efforts by Saudi Arabia to gain regional hegemony will naturally lead to reactions from neighbors.

  • سردار رمضان شریف 2017-08-16 21:37

    IRGC denies report of ground operation in Syria

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps on Wednesday dismissed media speculation that its troops have been involved in a direct ground operation against Takfiri militants in Syria.

  • Recept 2017-08-16 21:36

    Iran, Turkey exchange views on Iraqi KRG

    TEHRAN – Head of the Iranian Staff of Armed Forces Mohammad Baqeri held high-level talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli on Wednesday, discussing a range of regional issues including a referendum decision by the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). 

  • Stephane Dujarric 2017-08-16 21:11

    We need to preserve nuclear deal: UN 

    Stephane Dujarric, the spokesman for the UN secretary general, told reporters on Tuesday that it is necessary to preserve the Iran nuclear agreement, formally called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Iran says welcomes mediation to mend Tehran-Riyadh ties 2017-08-16 21:08

    Iran says welcomes mediation to restore Tehran-Riyadh ties

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has said that the Islamic Republic welcomes any mediation by regional countries to mend the frosty ties between Tehran and Riyadh.