• Mosaddegh and the coup d'état of 1953

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    Mosaddegh and the coup d'état of 1953

    TEHRAN – Sixty-four years ago, a foreign-backed coup d’état - known in Iran as the 28 Mordad coup - was staged in Iran which saw the overthrow of the democratically elected government of Prime Minister Mohammad Mosaddegh on 19 August 1953 in favor of strengthening the monarchical rule of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi.

  • Tourist flow from U.S. to Iran not slowed down

    Tourist flow from U.S. to Iran not slowed down

    TEHRAN – The tourist flow from the U.S. to Iran has not been slowed down as its year-on-year rate shows no decrease in the stream, says the chief executive of the Iranian Tour Operators Association.

  • Russian ambassador: Iran in full compliance with nuclear deal

    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.

  • Iran: U.S. threats and acts contravene paragraph 28 of JCPOA

    Iran: U.S. threats and acts contravene paragraph 28 of JCPOA

    TEHRAN - Gholamali Khoshroo, Iran’s ambassador to the UN, said on Friday that threats and irresponsible actions from some senior officials of the U.S. administration are against paragraph 28 of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the official name for the July 2015 nuclear deal.