• Velayati: Daesh, al-Qaeda are ‘exports’ of Wahhabism

    Velayati: Daesh, al-Qaeda are ‘exports’ of Wahhabism

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior foreign policy adviser to the Supreme Leader, has said Daesh, al-Nusra, and al-Qaeda are “exports” of Wahhabi ideology which originates from Saudi Arabia.

  • Iran diplomat due in Russia to discuss Mideast

    Iran diplomat due in Russia to discuss Mideast

    TEHRAN- Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian is set to travel to Moscow to hold talks with Russian officials on the latest developments in the Middle East, particularly the Syria crisis.

  • 3rd Europe-Iran Forum opens in Zurich

    3rd Europe-Iran Forum opens in Zurich

    TEHRAN - The 3rd Europe-Iran Forum opened on Tuesday in Zurich, Switzerland. The 2-day event offers a new and innovative program designed to balance high-level networking opportunities with panels and industry-focused workshops of real practical value.

  • Zarif says Iran ready to consult with France on regional issues

    Zarif says Iran ready to consult with France on regional issues

    TEHRAN – Iran is ready to consult with France about various foreign policy issues, especially those related to regional crises, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday as he received a copy of credentials of François Senemaud, the new French ambassador to Tehran.