Russia

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  • علی شمخانی Yesterday 09:00

    Iran’s senior official heads to Russia for security meeting 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Secretary Ali Shamkhani left Tehran for Moscow on Tuesday to participate in the International Meeting of High Representatives for Security Issues.

  • Fakhrieh 2017-05-21 20:30

    No negotiations with Russia, China over purchasing airplanes

    TEHRAN- Iranian Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan announced on Sunday that Iran has held no talks with Russia and China over buying aircrafts from them, IRNA reported.

  • Russia Golden Knight festival 2017-05-21 18:13

    Iranian films line up for Russia Golden Knight festival

    TEHRAN – Six Iranian films and documentaries will compete in the various sections of the 24th edition of the Golden Knight, an international film festival, which will start tomorrow in Sevastopol, Russia.

  • 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. 

  • سرگئی لاوروف 2017-05-13 10:21

    Iran, Russia, Turkey to discuss Syria de-escalation zones, Lavrov says

    TEHRAN - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Thursday that Russian, Turkish and Iranian experts plan to meet in a week or two to discuss parameters of de-escalation zones in Syria.

  • Trump-Erdogan 2017-05-12 05:11

    By Semih Idiz

    dds appear stacked against success of Erdogan-Trump meeting

    Omens for the long-awaited meeting between President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and President Donald Trump at the White House on May 16 do not bode well. Despite the smiles both leaders will no doubt have for the cameras, all the signs are that their talks will be tough.

  • James Comey 2017-05-11 03:03

    By Sabrina Siddiqui & Ben Jacobs

    How Comey became tangled in the U.S. election – and why it led to his downfall

    Tasked with overseeing an investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server, the now-fired FBI director earned the chagrin of both parties

  • WWII 2017-05-09 02:55

    WWII Weapons that wait: clear them now

    The evacuation of 50,000 people from Hannover this weekend, following the discovery of five unexploded second world war bombs, reminds us that conflicts can have a deadly impact long after the fighting ends.

  • Turkey 2017-05-06 15:54

    By Semih Idiz

    Post-referendum, what’s next for Turkey’s EU bid?

    Turkish-EU ties appeared set on a collision course before the April 16 referendum that aimed to increase the powers of the Turkish presidency by switching Turkey to a presidential system of government and, by extension, increasing the powers of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

  • Joschka Fischer 2017-05-02 09:13

    By Joschka Fischer

    The French election and Europe’s future

    A lot can happen between now and the second round of the French presidential election on May 7, so it is still too early to celebrate.

  • Advisor calls for dialogue to resolve regional disputes 2017-04-30 21:20

    Advisor calls for dialogue to resolve regional disputes

    TEHRAN – Hossein Amir Abdollahian, a senior foreign policy advisor to the parliament speaker, has called for dialogue among regional countries in order to reach a political solution to the crises in the Middle East.

  • Namira 2017-04-30 18:54

    “Namira” named best film at Russia’s DetectiveFEST 

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Mohammad Kermanshahi’s “Namira” was picked as best feature film at the 19th edition of DetectiveFEST, a Russian international festival of detective films and television programs on law-enforcement themes, the Persian service of ISNA reported on Sunday.

  • دیدار علی شمخانی با نماینده ویژه رئیس جمهور روسیه 2017-04-29 11:16

    Iran, Russia review recent development in Syria

    TEHRAN – Top Iranian and Russian officials met each other on Thursday in Tehran to discuss the latest developments in the region particularly in Syria, which came under an air airstrike by the Israeli regime on the same day.

  • libya 2017-04-28 05:30

    By Mustafa Fetouri

    Why a napkin is not the answer to the Libyan crisis

    According to a recent report in a British newspaper, the Trump administration is considering a plan to partition Libya to bring about peace and a new political settlement.

  • Iran's Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Organization Deputy Director Morteza Rahmani-Movahed gestures as he addresses the media in an undated photo. 2017-04-19 21:13

    Visa-free agreement valid for all Russian cities, Iran says

    TEHRAN – The recently secured visa-free treaty between Tehran and Moscow is valid for the entire Russia, an Iranian tourism official said in reaction to some reports that assume the privilege for the Russian Far East.

  • interview 2017-04-14 20:20

    By Negar Asadi

    U.S. lacks enough power to intervene in Syria: scholar

    TEHRAN - A prominent scholar says that the U.S. does not have the “tools”, “capacities” and “might” to militarily intervene in the Syrian crisis.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-04-14 15:55

    By Ali Kushki

    Iran, Russia, Turkey to press ahead with Syria talks despite U.S. strike 

    TEHRAN – The recent U.S. military intervention in Syria will have no impact on the Astana talks and Iran, Russia, and Turkey carry on with their agenda to find a political solution to the Syrian war, Iran’s Foreign Ministry said. 

  • dehqan 2017-04-12 14:24

    Iran, Russia’s defense chiefs discuss U.S. air strike on Syria

    TEHRAN - General Hossein Dehqan and Sergei Shoigu, the Iranian and Russian defense ministers, held a phone conversation on Tuesday to discuss the U.S. air strike against Syria.

  • Egypt 2017-04-12 08:44

    Terrorism will never prevail over tolerance

    The suicide-bomb attacks on two Coptic churches in Egypt that killed at least 47 people must be viewed as assaults on civilized and tolerant society.

  • May- Merkel 2017-04-10 23:40

    By Martin Kettle

    Forget the waffle of ‘global’ Britain – and learn to hug Germany close

    At the end of last week I sat in the spacious and splendidly restored country home of a former prime minister of Prussia, some 50 kilometers from the German-Polish border, and listened to two speeches in English. The first was given by Philip Hammond. The second, a couple of hours later, was given by Boris Johnson. Both professed undying friendship, respect and regard for Germany. Johnson even paraded a hitherto concealed family connection with the city of Stuttgart.

  • Trump 2017-04-10 16:40

    By Masood Akhtar

    Low approval will drive Trump to resign before impeaching

    Based on what I have seen so far, I don’t see how Trump would make it through a full-term. People of his own party disagree with him on a number of issues already.  During his campaign he waged war against the establishment, and now the establishment is waging war against him. Some of them are speaking out publicly, whereas others acknowledge their disagreement privately.  

  • Erdogan 2017-04-10 02:39

    By Patrick Cockburn

    Turkish referendum could end what little democracy is left in the country

    In the final days before Turks vote in a referendum on 16 April on whether or not to give President Recep Tayyip Erdogan dictatorial powers and effectively end parliamentary government, the mood in Turkey is prone to conspiracy theories and suspicion of foreign plots

  • A view of St. Basil’s Cathedral, a major tourist destination in Moscow 2017-04-08 21:04

    Iranian tourist visits to Russia up by 72% in 2016

    TEHRAN - Roughly 67,000 Iranians visited Russia in 2016, a solid growth of 72 percent compared to a year earlier, Russia Beyond the Headlines reported on April 5.

  • U.S.  missile attack on Syria 2017-04-07 12:41

    By Ali Kushki

    U.S. draws Iran rebuke over missile attack on Syrian airfield  

    TEHRAN – Iran has strongly condemned the U.S. for its missile attack on an airfield in Syria on Friday morning, warning that such unilateral measures will “strengthen failing terrorists” in the Syrian battlefield.

  • world war i 2017-04-06 04:02

    By Richard W. Rahn

    Thoughtless actions that provoke terrible consequences

    April 6 marks the 100th anniversary of the U.S. entry into World War I — a war that claimed the lives of about 38 million people.

  • Erik Prince 2017-04-04 19:42

    UAE resorted to back-channel line to mar Russia- Iran ties: Washington Post 

    The United Arab Emirates arranged a secret meeting in January between Blackwater founder Erik Prince and a Russian close to President Vladimir Putin as part of an apparent effort to establish a back-channel line of communication between Moscow and President-elect Donald Trump, according to U.S., European and Arab officials, the Washington Post reported on April 3.

  • Russia, Iran agree on purchase of 12 planes 2017-04-02 20:29

    Russia, Iran agree on purchase of 12 planes

    TEHRAN – Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said that there is already a “concrete agreement” between Russia and Iran for purchase of 12 planes.

  • دیدار تیم های ملی فوتبال ایران و چین 2017-03-28 19:33

    Iran take another step toward 2018 World Cup

    TEHRAN - Iran national football team defeated China 1-0 to take another step towards confirming their participation in the finals of the FIFA World Cup in Russia 2018.

  • rouhani 2017-03-25 15:14

    Rouhani to visit Russia on Monday, details announced

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to pay a formal visit to Russia on Monday, the presidential office said on Friday.

  • Trump wings 2017-03-19 21:18

    By Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    Trump's ISIS challenge

    During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump declared that destroying ISIS would be his top foreign policy priority. He signaled his seriousness about meeting this campaign promise shortly after inauguration day, ordering the Pentagon to develop a plan to more aggressively confront the group.