Hassan Rouhani

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  • rouhani 2018-02-04 18:37

    Rouhani: Iran’s military power is for peace not war

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that Iran’s military power is for peace and not war.

  • development-projects 2018-02-02 20:42

    Iran inaugurates development projects worth over $2.2b

    TEHRAN – Several development projects worth near 100 trillion rials (over $2.2 billion) were inaugurated during the trip of President Hassan Rouhani to Kerman Province in southeast of Iran on Thursday.

  • President Rouhani to visit India in February 2018-02-01 11:37

    President Rouhani to visit India in February

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to make a visit to India in February, The Times of India reported on Wednesday.

  • Nation backs Islamism, Republicanism despite foreign pressure: Rouhani 2018-01-31 20:24

    Nation backs Islamism, Republicanism despite foreign pressure: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that the Iranian people continue supporting the Islamic Republic system despite pressure by foreigners.

  •  Behrouz Nemati 2018-01-30 20:45

    Lawmakers have right to question president: MP

    TEHRAN - Behrouz Nemati, spokesman for the Majlis presiding board, has said that the lawmakers have the right to question the officials including the president.

  • بشار اسد 2018-01-27 20:20

    Assad: Syria set on combating terrorism

    Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has reiterated that Syria is bent on pushing ahead with counter-terrorism aided by friendly countries, namely Iran and Russia.

  • Rouhani to hold press conference in two weeks 2018-01-25 11:27

    Rouhani to hold press conference in two weeks

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani will hold a press conference which will be attended by domestic and foreign correspondents within two weeks, Presidential Chief of Staff Mahmoud Vaezi said on Wednesday.

  • clunker trucks 2018-01-24 08:58

    Govt. to update truck fleet to ease air pollution

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani announced plans for renovating 70,000 clunker trucks annually within the framework of policies to combat air pollution.

  • Hassan Rouhani during a live interview on the national TV late on Monday 2018-01-23 20:01

    Rouhani says his government’s key failed to open locked social apps

    TEHRAN – The Iranian president has said his government’s measures failed to remove ban on some social apps in the country.

  • A Russian traveler poses for a photo during her trip to Yazd, central Iran. 2018-01-22 18:29

    Russian tour operators weighing Iran destinations

    TEHRAN – A cluster of Russian tour operators and travel marketers have commenced tours across Iran to weigh its diverse destinations in a bid to deepen tourism cooperation with the southern neighbor.

  • larijani 2018-01-22 18:28

    Larijani calls Iran-KRG ties ‘strategic’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani said on Sunday that Iran has “strategic” relationship with the Iraqi Kurdistan Region (KRG) and seeks to protect it.

  • rouhani 2018-01-22 15:07

    Iran supports integrated Iraq, Rouhani says

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that Iran supports an “integrated” and “united” Iraq.

  • Rouhani to address nation on TV 2018-01-22 09:57

    Rouhani to address nation on TV

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to appear on TV at 9:00 pm local time (5:30 GMT) on Monday to address the nation.

  • Interior Minister presents report on protests to Rouhani 2018-01-22 09:57

    Interior Minister presents report on protests to Rouhani

    TEHRAN – Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli announced on Sunday that he has presented a report on the recent protests in some cities to the president, Mehr reported.

  • Rouhani attends sailors’ memorial ceremony 2018-01-22 09:53

    Rouhani attends sailors’ memorial ceremony

    TEHRAN – On Sunday, President Hassan Rouhani attended a memorial ceremony for crew members of an Iranian tanker who lost their lives when the ship burned and sank.

  • rouhani 2018-01-21 21:31

    Rouhani: Nuclear deal is cornerstone of Iran-Europe ties

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that the 2015 nuclear deal can serve as a “cornerstone” for Iran and European countries to expand ties.

  • Ceremony in commemoration of Sanchi oil tanker victims  2018-01-21 15:34

    Ceremony in commemoration of Sanchi oil tanker victims 

    A ceremony in commemoration of victims of Sanchi oil taker which sank on January 14 was held in Shahid Motahhari school in Tehran on Sunday morning.  President Hassan Rouhani as well as other high ranking officials along with victims’ families mourn the tragic loss of 32 sailors.  The Sanchi, heading South Korea with 136,000 tons of Iran’s light crude oil, collided with a Chinese freighter off east coast of China on January 6. The oil tanker caught fire due to the collision and after days of burning, eventually sank on January 14.  Following the tragic incident all those aboard, including 30 Iranian sailors and Bangladeshi ones, lost their lives. The bodies of the victims are still missing.

  • rouhani 2018-01-20 20:07

    Rouhani receives credentials of four ambassadors

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani received credentials of new ambassadors of Cuba, Ghana, Chile and Cyprus in separate meetings on Saturday.

  • IRIB budget greatly reduced in proposed bill: MP 2018-01-20 08:09

    IRIB budget greatly reduced in proposed bill: MP

    TEHRAN – Ehsan Qazizadeh Hashemi, a member of the Majlis Cultural Committee, says under the proposed national budget bill, the government has reduced the budget for the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) by more than 9 trillion rials (nearly $200 million).

  • rouhani 2018-01-16 20:10

    Rouhani meets parliament speakers from various Muslim nations

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held separate talks on Tuesday with Syrian, Iraqi, Qatari, Senegalese and Algerian parliament speakers on the sidelines of the Parliamentary Union of the OIC Member States (PUIC) in Tehran.

  • rouhani 2018-01-16 20:05

    Rouhani urges Islamic states to reduce dependence on foreigners

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that it is necessary that Islamic countries abandon division and reduce dependence on foreigners through reliance on domestic capacities.

  • President Rouhani to visit Baku late March 2018-01-16 09:29

    President Rouhani to visit Baku late March

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to visit Baku, the Republic of Azerbaijan, in the last week of March, Trend news agency quoted an informed source as saying.

  • Iran 2018-01-16 03:14

    By Raad Hadi Jabareh

    French recognition of Iran’s Quds Force roles

    French President Emmanuel Macron has chosen the right time to make a telephone call to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani as the first Western leader to do so since demonstrations and violence broke out in Tehran and several other Iranian cities.

  • rouhani 2018-01-14 18:54

    Rouhani: Nuclear deal will never vanish

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that the successes of the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), can never be wiped out.

  • نفتکش 2018-01-14 18:43

    Nation mourns loss of 32 sailors

    Engulfed in the flames of sorrow

    Profound grief and pain engulfed the Iranian nation over the loss of 32 sailors who died aboard an oil tanker which burst into flames and sunk, eight days after a collision with a cargo ship off the coast of China.

  • ravanchi 2018-01-12 19:50

    Rouhani administration firm to be honest with people: official

    TEHRAN - Majid Takht-Ravanchi, who now serves as deputy director of the presidential chief of staff for political affairs, has said that the government of President Hassan Rouhani is determined to act transparently and be honest with the people.

  • rouhani 2018-01-08 19:41

    Rouhani says U.S. abusing UN Security Council

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Monday lashed out at the United States, saying the country is abusing the UN Security Council just because it has a permanent seat on it.

  • Rouhani, Hassan Khomeini to pay tribute to Rafsanjani 2018-01-08 09:07

    Rouhani, Hassan Khomeini to pay tribute to Rafsanjani

    TEHRAN – Chairman of Tehran City Council Mohsen Hashemi said on Sunday that a seminar will be held on Tuesday to commemorate his father, the late Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani.

  • Hassan Rouhani Emmanuel Macron 2018-01-03 17:44

    Macron says the role of Quds Force in annihilating Daesh not deniable

    Rouhani urges French action on MKO in call with Macron

    TEHRAN – In phone conversation with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron late on Tuesday, President Hassan Rouhani called on Paris to take action against Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO), which has been fomenting violence in Iran since people in some cities poured into the streets protesting rising prices, unemployment and corruption.

  • Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani 2018-01-01 17:46

    Iran’s Judiciary orders action against violent protesters

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Judiciary chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani on Monday gave the go-ahead to provincial judicial authorities to take action against “rioters” and “vandals”, urging the protesters to take a separate path from the violent protesters.