Hassan Rouhani

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  • Rouhani tells Macron Iran not seeking domination in Mideast 2017-11-22 08:48

    Rouhani tells Macron Iran not seeking domination in Mideast

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that full implementation of the nuclear deal, reached between Iran and world powers in 2015, is an important test for the development of cooperation in other areas.

  • rouhani 2017-11-21 22:12

    What the Arab League did when Daesh was beheading people in Syria, Rouhani asks

    Rouhani criticizes Arab League’s inaction on Daesh

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday harshly criticized the Arab League’s inaction in the face of savage acts by Daesh in Syria, calling it a “worn-out” and “ineffective” body.

  • Rouhani presents bill to parliament to amend law on terror finance 2017-11-21 09:45

    Rouhani presents bill to parliament to amend law on terror finance

    TEHRAN – On Monday President Hassan Rouhani presented a bill to the parliament to amend the law on countering the financing of terrorism, Mehr news agency reported.

  • Rouhani scheduled to visit Austria soon 2017-11-16 11:32

    Rouhani scheduled to visit Austria soon

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani is slated to visit Austria in the near future in a bid to boost bilateral relations between the two countries, the Austrian ambassador to Tehran said on Tuesday.   

  •  Riyadh begged Tel Aviv to bomb Lebanon: Rouhani 2017-11-15 20:26

    Riyadh begged Tel Aviv to bomb Lebanon: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has slammed Riyadh’s interference in Lebanon, saying it is “shameful” for a Muslim country to “beg” the Israeli regime to carry out military strikes against the Lebanese nation.

  • Three ministers appointed to Supreme Council of Spatial Planning 2017-11-15 09:20

    Three ministers appointed to Supreme Council of Spatial Planning

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has appointed three new members to the country’s Supreme Council of Spatial Planning, Mehr news agency reported on Tuesday.

  • Kermanshah quake: tragedy, altruism, hope 2017-11-14 16:03

    Kermanshah quake: tragedy, altruism, hope

    The quake-hit city of Kermanshah is now the stage of inextricably mixed tragic, altruistic and hopeful scenes. The magnitude 7.3 temblor jolted Kermanshah late on Sunday, leaving 430 dead and more than 7,500 injured. On Tuesday, President Hassan Rouhani travelled to the quake-stricken areas making a promise to rebuild the city. All rescue and relief forces along with military personnel and volunteers have joined hands to help the victims. While tragic scenes of people mourning the loss of their beloved family members are heartbreaking the incessant work of relief forces to help people still raise hope. One of the happiest moments, amid the immense sorrow of loss, was the birth of little baby girl Ava on Tuesday morning. / Tehran Times, Majid Asgaripour, Mohammadreza Abbasi, Mohammad Khodabakhsh

  • سفر رئیس جمهور به مناطق زلزله زده کرمانشاه 2017-11-14 13:48

    President Rouhani visits quake-hit city in western Iran 

    KERMANSHAH – President Hassan Rouhani visited the quake-stricken city of Sar-e Pol-e Zahab in the western province of Kermanshah to directly monitor rescue efforts.

  • rouhani 2017-11-13 21:01

    Rouhani appoints new advisor

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

  • 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.

  • rouhani 2017-11-11 20:24

    Everyone should care not to play in enemy’s court: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that the major powers, especially the U.S., seek to disappoint the Iranian people, stressing that “all should be vigilant not to play in enemy’s court”.

  • pakistan 2017-11-06 20:10

    Pakistan army chief meets top Iranian officials

    TEHRAN – Visiting Pakistani Chief of Army Staff Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday held separate talks with President Hassan Rouhani, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Major General Mohammad Baqeri, the chief of staff of the Iranian armed forces

  • Rouhani expresses support for armed forces 2017-11-05 10:02

    Rouhani expresses support for armed forces

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhan said on Saturday that his government is determined to continue support for the country’s armed forces.

  • حسن روحانی 2017-11-04 09:50

    President Rouhani to visit Austria

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani will visit Vienna after receiving official invitation from Austrian government, IRNA quoted Austrian deputy foreign minister as saying on Friday.

  • Jaberi Ansari 2017-11-04 09:28

    Senior official raps Washington for Iran flip-flop

    TEHRAN – Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Jaberi Ansari on Friday denounced U.S. government’s frequent self-contradictions in its Iran policy.

  • Macron and Trump 2017-11-03 12:53

    U.S. asked Macron to broker Trump-Rouhani meeting: Washington Post 

    Just hours after President Trump finished calling Iran a “murderous regime” in his Sept. 19 speech at the United Nations, the administration asked French President Emmanuel Macron for a favor. Would Macron inquire whether Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was interested in speaking directly with Trump?

  • نشست خبری روسای جمهور ایران، روسیه و آذربایجان 2017-11-01 22:14

    Rouhani and Putin: Iran and Russia are ‘strategic partners’

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani of Iran and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that Tehran and Moscow are “strategic partners”.

  • Azerbaijan 2017-11-01 20:39

    Rouhani: Iran-Azerbaijan ties ‘functioning well’

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday met with his Azeri counterpart, President Ilham Aliyev, to discuss expansion of bilateral relations.

  • Top officials gather to facilitate foreign investment 2017-11-01 15:36

    Top officials gather to facilitate foreign investment

    TEHRAN – Heads of the three branches of government met at the Parliament building on Monday evening to discuss various issues, including plans to facilitate the process of foreign investment in the country.

  • putin 2017-11-01 15:18

    Putin arrives in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Tehran on Wednesday to attend a trilateral Iran-Russia-Azerbaijan summit meeting.

  • Rouhani to visit Africa in coming months 2017-10-30 10:26

    Rouhani to visit Africa in coming months

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry director for African affairs Mehdi Aqajafari said on Sunday that President Hassan Rouhani is slated to visit some African countries in the coming months, a trip which he said was postponed last year.

  • Amano meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran on Sunday 2017-10-29 19:58

    Amano: Commitment by all sides crucial to JCPOA survival

    TEHRAN – Yukiya Amano, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, said on Sunday that if the only nuclear deal - formally called the JCPOA - is to survive it is “crucial” that all sides abide by their commitments. 

  • rouhani 2017-10-28 19:56

    Rouhani receives credentials of four ambassadors

    TEHRAN – In separate meetings on Saturday President Hassan Rouhani received the credentials of the new ambassadors of Finland, the Philippines, Tanzania, and Sri Lanka to Tehran.

  • Leader-Abadi 2017-10-27 20:12

    Never trust U.S., Leader tells Abadi 

    TEHRAN – In a meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in Tehran on Thursday, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called on the Iraqis “never trust” the United States.

  • Al-Abadi heading to Tehran 2017-10-24 19:20

    Al-Abadi heading to Tehran

    TEHRAN – Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is visiting Tehran on Wednesday as part of a regional tour.

  • rouhani 2017-10-23 20:50

    Rouhani: Iran’s defense program is like most other states

    TEHRAN –President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that Iran’s defense program is like many other countries in the world and no one has the right to object it.

  • ministers 2017-10-21 19:59

    Rouhani names academics as energy, science ministers

    TEHRAN – In a letter on Saturday, President Hassan Rouhani introduced two candidates, most notable for their academic careers, for post of science and energy ministers to the parliament, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • rouhani 2017-10-18 19:47

    U.S. allies have sided with Iran, nuclear deal: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that the United States’ “traditional allies” and other countries have sided with Iran and the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • rouhani 2017-10-14 20:20

    Rouhani receives credentials of five ambassadors

    TEHRAN - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani received on Saturday credentials of the new ambassadors of Czech Republic, Norway, Greece, Switzerland and Nigeria in separate meetings.