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  • zarif 2018-03-02 19:26

    Croatian president says ready to deepen ties with Iran

    TEHRAN – In a meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Zagreb on Thursday, Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic said her country is ready to strengthen ties with Iran.

  • سفر سردار حاج قاسم سلیمانی به شیراز 2018-02-28 20:53

    Rouhani, Larijani praise Quds Force chief

    TEHRAN – In separate messages, President Hassan Rouhani and Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani have praised Quds Force Commander General Qassem Soleimani for his efforts and lasting services.

  • unveil 2018-02-28 20:48

    Iran unveils new anti-armor missile

    TEHRAN - The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps unveiled on Wednesday anti-armor missile Azarakhsh and inaugurated an aviation training center.

  • ظریف 2018-02-28 19:02

    Iran’s peace plan still the only solution to Yemen war, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Iran’s four-point peace plan is still the only solution to the Yemen conflict.

  • Lavrov: Revising Iran deal ‘extremely dangerous’ 2018-02-27 20:30

    Lavrov: Revising Iran deal ‘extremely dangerous’

    TEHRAN – It would be “extremely dangerous” to revise the Iran nuclear deal, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday, calling for discussing all issues on the basis of consensus and with the participation of Tehran.

  • Zarif says U.S., Europe aware of Iran’s regional influence 2018-02-27 20:29

    Zarif says U.S., Europe aware of Iran’s regional influence

    TEHRAN – The United States and Europe consider Iran as an influential country in the region, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday, adding that Iran is the safest country in the region despite all problems.

  • Nikki Haley 2018-02-27 19:47

    Iran sees failure of opponents at UN

    TEHRAN – The United States and United Kingdom, backed by a whole gamut of other allies, failed on Monday to pass a resolution at the UN Security Council which sought to legitimize accusations that Iran is responsible for arming Houthis in Yemen.

  • No end to hostility against Iran, defense chief says 2018-02-26 19:39

    No end to hostility against Iran, defense chief says

    TEHRAN – Defense Minister Amir Hatami said on Monday that the enemies will never end their hostility towards Iran, noting that they are doing all they can to undermine Tehran’s deterrence power.

  • velayati 2018-02-26 19:31

    U.S. seeking ‘covert infiltration’ into Iraq: Velayati

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Monday that the U.S. is seeking a “covert infiltration” into Iraq.

  • People of East Azerbaijan Province meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-02-26 19:30

    Labor riots subsided in post-Revolution Iran: Leader

    TEHRAN – The Leader has said that thanks to their insight, will, and religiosity, workers in the Islamic Republic have stood up against enemies’ attempts to use them against the country.

  •  Only 6.7% of Americans view Iran as main foe: envoy 2018-02-25 20:02

    Only 6.7% of Americans view Iran as main foe: envoy

    TEHRAN – Iranian Ambassador to London Hamid Baeidinejad has said that only 6.7 percent of Americans view Iran as their main enemy.

  • گفتگو با کاظم غریب‌آبادی معاون امور بین‌الملل و همکاری‌های بین‌المللی قضایی ستاد حقوق بشر 2018-02-25 20:00

    Suicides harmed Iran’s security apparatus: human rights official

    TEHRAN – A few cases of suicides in prisons harmed Iran’s security apparatus, the deputy chief of the Iranian High Council for Human Rights said, rejecting claims that the suicides were committed due to pressure on the detainees in the prisons.

  • boroujerdi 2018-02-25 19:59

    Senior Iranian MP: Nuclear propellers do not need IAEA permit

    TEHRAN – A senior Iranian MP has said a plan by Islamic Republic to develop nuclear propellers does not need a permission from the International Atomic Energy Agency.

  • EU should press U.S. over JCPOA: nuclear official 2018-02-24 20:44

    EU should press U.S. over JCPOA: nuclear official

    TEHRAN – The spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) has called on European countries to put pressure on the United States regarding its lack of commitment to the nuclear deal, also called the JCPOA.

  •  Iranian President Hassan Rouhani 2018-02-24 20:33

    We have made substantial progress in new technologies

    Isolation does not bring progress: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that Iran has made “substantial progress in certain new technologies”.

  • zarif 2018-02-24 20:17

    Daesh has lost territory but its ideology exists, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that although Daesh has lost territory but its ideology has not been rooted out.

  • Iran, UK reach ‘major’ decision on Yemen conflict 2018-02-23 19:39

    Iran, UK reach ‘major’ decision on Yemen conflict

    TEHRAN – Iran and Britain have come to major decisions on settlement of the crisis in Yemen which has turned into a full-fledged inhuman war, Iran’s ambassador to London has announced.

  • Protests in Iran aimed to cause division: military adviser 2018-02-23 19:38

    Protests in Iran aimed to cause division: military adviser

    TEHRAN – Yahya Rahim Safavi, a top military adviser to the Leader, has said that the enemies orchestrated the recent protests across the country in order to divert Iran’s focus to domestic affairs and to drive a wedge between authorities and people.

  • iaea 2018-02-23 19:10

    IAEA reaffirms Iran’s compliance to nuclear deal for 10th time

    TEHRAN - In a report issued by the International Atomic Energy Agency on Thursday, the UN atomic watchdog reaffirmed for the tenth time that Iran is fulfilling its obligations, under the 2015 nuclear deal, officially being known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • Hassan Rouhani 2018-02-21 19:15

    Violence against police intolerable, Rouhani warns

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has strongly condemned violence against police forces, saying violent behavior against police “will not be tolerated under any circumstances”.

  • دیدار دبیر کل دی 8 و خداحافظی سفیر آفریقای جنوبی با آقای محمد جواد ظریف وزیر امور خارجه 2018-02-21 19:04

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    Iran-proposed security architecture taken seriously: Zarif

    MUNICH – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said his proposal for a new security architecture in the Persian Gulf region has been taken seriously “by serious people”.

  • rouhani 2018-02-21 16:09

    Rouhani: Iranians rightly believe defense power is nonnegotiable

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday criticized “purposeful commotion” created over Iran’s missile program by certain countries, saying the Iranian nation’s mind is fresh with the “bitter” memories of Saddam Hussein’s missile attacks on Iranian cities in the 1980s and they believe that Iran’s defense capability must not be open to negotiation.

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2018-02-20 21:14

    Iran rejects Yemen missile delivery claims as ‘poorly-written scenario’

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has dismissed allegations that Iran had sent missiles to Yemen, saying such “poorly-written scenario” is yet another lie, emphasizing that it is impossible to send missiles to Yemen while the war-torn country is under a complete blockade.

  • jahangiri 2018-02-20 18:55

    No one in Iran is against foreign investment: Jahangiri

    Iranian First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri has said that no one or organization in Iran including the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps is against attracting foreign investment.

  • Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan are scheduled to hold their fourth meeting this spring 2018-02-20 18:53

    Rouhani calls for closer Tehran-Ankara-Moscow consultation on Syria

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani telephoned his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday saying that Tehran-Ankara-Moscow cooperation and consultation on Syria have proven “positive” and “influential” and called closer interaction between the three countries to bring an end to the conflict in the Syria.

  • kerry 2018-02-18 20:18

    Kerry: It is ‘absolutely critical’ to make sure nuclear deal will survive

    Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday that it is “absolutely critical” to make sure that the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, will survive.

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2018-02-18 20:17

    McMaster’s remarks are an example of Iranophobia

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry said on Sunday that U.S. National Security Adviser Herbert Raymond McMaster’s remarks were in line with the United States’ “Iranophobic policies”.

  • People of East Azerbaijan Province meet with Ayatollah Khamenei 2018-02-18 19:51

    West wants to deprive Iran of missile power and then bully it, Ayatollah Khamenei warns

    Leader: Iran against WMDs but promotes defense power

    TEHRAN - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Sunday that Iran considers nuclear bomb and other weapons of mass destruction as religiously banned, but does anything necessary to increase its defense capability.

  • دیدار رئیس دانشگاه ملی استرالیا با علی اکبر ولایتی 2018-02-17 19:55

    Velayati: U.S. trying to create ‘new Middle East’ to break up nations

    TEHRAN – The United States has been seeking to broaden division among Islamic states and create a “new Middle East” in order to break up regional states, says Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior advisor to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

  • NATO 2018-02-17 19:49

    NATO, Germany back Iran nuclear deal

    At the high-profile Munich Security Conference, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel have supported the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.