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  • Qatar says Tehran-Riyadh conflict might trigger regional crisis 2017-11-14 09:20

    Qatar says Tehran-Riyadh conflict might trigger regional crisis

    TEHRAN – Qatar's Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani said on Monday that the existing tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia might trigger new crisis which is beyond the tolerance of the region.

  • Tehran-Erbil relations in suspension: envoy 2017-11-14 09:19

    Tehran-Erbil relations in suspension: envoy

    TEHRAN – The Iraqi Kurdistan envoy to Iran, Nazem Dabaq, said on Monday that relations between Tehran and the Kurdistan region are in suspension.

  • Hariri’s Riyadh trip reminiscent of Sadr’s to Libya: politician 2017-11-14 09:19

    Hariri’s Riyadh trip reminiscent of Sadr’s to Libya: politician

    TEHRAN – Hossein Amir Abdollahian, a senior foreign policy advisor to the Iranian parliament speaker, said on Monday that the way Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri was invited to Riyadh was reminiscent of Imam Musa al-Sadr’s invitation to Libya and his subsequent abduction.

  • Macron’s remarks not accurate: Iran 2017-11-13 21:02

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    Macron’s remarks not accurate: Iran

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Monday that the recent remarks made by French President Emanuel Macron about Iran’s missile program were “not accurate”. 

  • rouhani 2017-11-13 21:01

    Rouhani appoints new advisor

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Monday appointed Hamid Aboutalebi as his advisor.

  • leader 2017-11-13 21:00

    Leader thanks Iraqis for hosting Arbaeen pilgrims

    TEHRAN - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday that the Arbaeen march shows the promotion of the spirit of “jihad” and “martyrdom” and thanked the Iraqi government and people for hosting millions of pilgrims.

  • eu3 2017-11-13 21:00

    EU3 says wants Iran deal to live on

    TEHRAN – Foreign ministers of the three European parties to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) have emphasized the necessity to save the Iran nuclear agreement.

  • Robert Jervis 2017-11-13 11:22

    By Javad Heirannia

    Trump believes established liberal order has disadvantaged U.S.: Robert Jervis

    TEHRAN - Robert Jervis, a professor of international politics at Columbia University, says I think it's clear that Trump believes that the established liberal order has disadvantaged the U.S. because it has allowed other to free ride on the U.S. provision of public goods.  

  • Thomas W. Lippman 2017-11-13 10:35

    By Payman Yazdani

    Saudi’s policy totally failed in Syria, not successful in Yemen: U.S. expert 

    TEHRAN _ Expert on Saudi Arabia in the Middle East Institute Thomas W. Lippman, believes Saudi’s policy in Syria has totally failed and has not been successful in Yemen so far.

  • Phil Hogan 2017-11-13 10:16

    By Marjan Golpira 

    EU is fully committed to implementation of Iran deal, EU commissioner says

    TEHRAN - European Union is totally committed to honor the implementation of the Iran nuclear deal, European Agriculture and Rural Development Commissioner has said.

  •  Iran-Romania 2017-11-13 09:59

    Iran proposes visa waiver with Romania

    TEHRAN – Majlis (parliament) speaker advisor for international affairs called for removing visa requirements between Iran and Romania and facilitating banking cooperation between the two countries.

  • ‘No Arab country can rival Iran scientifically’ 2017-11-13 09:47

    ‘No Arab country can rival Iran scientifically’

    TEHRAN – Iran has progressed in many scientific fields so far that no Arab country can rival it, said a professor from University of Sousse, Tunisia.

  • Iran's accession to TAC new window for boosting ties: envoy 2017-11-13 09:47

    Iran's accession to TAC new window for boosting ties: envoy

    TEHRAN – Iran's envoy to Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has said Iran's joining the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation (TAC) could be a new opportunity for boosting ties with the 5th economy of the world.

  • Lawmaker slams Riyadh for taking Hariri hostage 2017-11-13 09:47

    Lawmaker slams Riyadh for taking Hariri hostage

    TEHRAN – Asadollah Abbasi, a representative from Rudsar, has slammed Saud Arabia for holding the Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri hostage, urging the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) member states and Muslim countries to respond to such act.

  • Iran, Austria finalize MOU on security cooperation 2017-11-13 09:46

    Iran, Austria finalize MOU on security cooperation

    TEHRAN – Iran and Austria on Sunday prepared the blueprint of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on the expansion of security cooperation between the two countries. 

  • Official denies talks over government structural changes 2017-11-13 09:28

    Official denies talks over government structural changes

    TEHRAN – Parviz Esmaeili, the presidential office’s director for communications and information, said on Sunday that the heads of the three branches of the Iranian government had not talked about changes in the structure of the government during a recent meeting, ISNA reported.

  • Rouhani to release his 100-day report soon 2017-11-13 09:27

    Rouhani to release his 100-day report soon

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani will attend a live TV program soon to deliver a report on the first 100 days of his second tenure, a senior presidential official announced on Sunday, IRNA reported.

  • Saudi Arabia's King Salman meets outgoing Lebanese prime minister Saad Hariri in Riyadh on November 6 2017-11-12 20:30

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Mossad failed theory against Hezbollah

    The House of Saud regime, its King and absolute monarch Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and its inexperienced Crown Prince, Mohammad bin Salman who is also known as MBS, are making headlines more often than they used to.

  • ‘Iran to astonish JCPOA signatories if they scrap deal’ 2017-11-12 19:55

    ‘Iran to astonish JCPOA signatories if they scrap deal’

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Salehi, the director of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), has called for preservation of the nuclear agreement, saying otherwise the other parties to the deal will be “astonished” by Iran’s next move.

  • qassemi 2017-11-12 19:40

    Tehran urges France not to act under influence

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign ministry spokesman, Bahram Qassemi, reacted to anti-Iran remarks of French President who was visiting Persian Gulf states of UAE and KSA.

  • گفتگو با دکتر کمالوند معاون سازمان انرژی اتمی 2017-11-12 19:39

    Sealing part of Iran’s nuclear facilities temporary

    TEHRAN – Spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Behrouz Kamalvandi said the sealing of some of the country’s nuclear facilities is temporary and in accordance with the terms of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) safeguard agreement.

  • Kamal Kharrazi 2017-11-12 19:33

    Americans have no handshake quality: top advisor

    ‘Iran concerned about Riyadh, open for normalization’

    TEHRAN – A top advisor to Iran’s Supreme Leader has said that Tehran is very concerned about Riyadh’s foreign policy, indicating also that the Islamic Republic is open to talks that do not come with preconditions.

  • Iran rejects role in Bahraini oil pipeline blast 2017-11-12 18:39

    Iran rejects role in Bahraini oil pipeline blast

    TEHRAN – Iran has rejected Bahrain’s allegation linking Tehran to an oil pipeline fire near the Bahraini capital of Manama.

  • ریچارد مورفی 2017-11-12 10:00

    By Fateme Mohammadipour

    Human condition in Yemen is dire: Murphy

    TEHRAN - Richard W. Murphy, the former U.S. ambassador to Syria and Saudi Arabia, says “There has been less international media attention paid to the fighting and suffering in Yemen than has been the case in Syria and Iraq.”

  • جابری انصاری 2017-11-12 09:52

    Jaberi Ansari: ISIL edging close to physical destruction

    TEHRAN - Head of Iranian delegation at Astana talks Hossein Jaberi Ansari told MNA that ISIL is on the verge of physical collapse although their ideology will remain.  

  • پل پیلار عضو شورای اطلاعات ملی امریکا 2017-11-12 09:43

    By Javad Heirannia

    Trump is a threat to liberalism: ex-senior CIA official

    TEHRAN – Professor Paul Pillar, who was CIA intelligence analyst for 28 years, tells the Tehran Times that “Trump's actions certainly have been inconsistent with liberal principles and ideals.”

  •  Rodney Bruce Hall 2017-11-12 09:33

    By Javad Heirannia

    Liberal order is not based “basically” on multilateralism: Bruce Hall

    TEHRAN - Rodney Bruce Hall, a professor of international relations at the University of Macau, says, “I don’t agree that the liberal order is based “basically” on multilateralism.”

  • جهانگیری 2017-11-12 09:06

    Iran places opening EU office on agenda

    TEHRAN – Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri says the Foreign Ministry has been tasked with opening a European Union (EU) office in Tehran, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • France disagrees with Saudi Arabia on Iran: Macron 2017-11-12 09:06

    France disagrees with Saudi Arabia on Iran: Macron

    TEHRAN – French President Emmanuel Macron has said his viewpoints on Iran do not conform with Saudi Arabia’s hardline stance vis-à-vis the Islamic Republic.

  • Commander stresses need for updating military hardware 2017-11-12 09:05

    Commander stresses need for updating military hardware

    TEHRAN – Habibollah Sayyari, the newly appointed deputy coordinator of the Army, on Saturday underlined the need for keeping the military knowledge and hardware up-to-date, assuring the nation that the country’s armed forces will counter all types of threats.