North Korea

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  • Korean ambassador 2018-04-29 09:24

    By Mohammad Homaeifar

    Iran much bigger country than you think, Korean ambassador tells Iranians

    ‘Iran is one of the strategic countries shaping the world’s politics.’

    TEHRAN - In an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times, South Korea’s outgoing ambassador says, “One thing I would like to tell my fellow Iranians is that Iranians shall know that Iran is a much bigger country than you think.”

  • qassemi 2018-04-28 20:08

    Iran welcomes normalization of ties between Koreas

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Friday that Tehran welcomes efforts by leaders of South and North Korea to reduce tension and normalize ties.

  • دیدار رهبران دو کره 2018-04-27 14:59

    Leaders of Koreas agree to complete denuclearization, efforts to build peace

    The leaders of South Korea and North Korea reaffirmed their commitment to the complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula Friday, while also agreeing to reduce their conventional weapons pending the outcome of their joint efforts to reduce military tension and promote a lasting peace on the Korean Peninsula.

  • Iranian ambassador to South Korea Hassan Taherian 2018-04-25 20:49

    Iranian ambassador welcomes planned inter-Korea summit

    TEHRAN - The Iranian ambassador to Seoul has welcomed moves to de-escalate tension on the Korean peninsula and welcomed a plan by leaders of South and North Korea to meet on Friday. 

  • Stephen Lendman 2018-04-03 09:45

    By Javad Heirannia

    Bolton wants JCPOA abandoned: Lendman

    TEHRAN- U.S. columnist Stephen Lendman says that “Bolton wants the JCPOA abandoned, I believe a key reason why he was appointed.” 

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2018-03-14 20:09

    Iran warns U.S. about intervention in Syria

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday slammed the United States for its hostile policies towards the Middle East, saying Washington is not entitled to intervene in Syria.

  • کره جنوبی و شمالی 2018-02-09 21:56

    By M.A. Saki

    Time ripe for Korean breakthrough

    TEHRAN - A unique opportunity has been created for deescalating tension on the Korean peninsula as Pyongyang on Friday sent a delegation - led by North Korea's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam - to Pyeongchang to attend the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in South Korea.

  • Martin Love 2018/02/08

    By Martin Love

    Woe to leaders mired in the "credibility trap"

    What’s really going on in the U.S.? Why is there internal political and social turmoil and division? Why are groups and so-called leaders at each other’s throats and why is the general populace so apparently discontented?

  • Bahram Qassemi 2018-02-07 19:49

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    U.S. presence in other states ‘a recipe for disaster’: Qassemi

    TEHRAN – The military presence of the United States in any country across the globe has almost always proven “a recipe for disaster”, leading to catastrophic consequences for different regions and the world, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi says.

  • حسين موسويان 2018-01-19 13:16

    Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    Killing the Iran nuclear deal will be bad for the U.S.

    After months of threatening to undo the Iran nuclear deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), Donald Trump once again opted to extend the deal by waiving economic sanctions on Iran. This was the “last chance,” he declared in a Jan. 12 statement, “to either fix the deal’s disastrous flaws, or the United States will withdraw.”

  • Trump 2018-01-17 02:25

    By Ahmad Mohammad Bagher

    Trump, the controversial president in 2017

    A year into his presidency, U.S. President Donald Trump has made overwhelmingly controversial decisions and has taken stances that affected the world one way or another.

  • Trump 2018-01-15 08:44

    By Ankit Panda

    False alarms of the apocalypse

    At a time when state and non-state actors alike are resorting to disinformation operations, reliable official information is critical.

  • Trump 2018/01/03

    By Stewart M. Patrick & Anne Shannon

    In 2017, America abandoned its leadership of the world

    After President Donald J. Trump’s election last fall, many experts predicted that 2017 would be a tumultuous year for international cooperation.

  • Frank N. von Hippel 2017-12-23 09:12

    By Javad Heirannia

    U.S. is increasingly isolated: ex-White House official

    TEHRAN - A former assistant director for national security in the White House Office of Science and Technology says “The significance of diplomacy has declined during the Trump Administration and the U.S. is increasingly isolated and looked at more as a problem than for its leadership as a result.” 

  • William perry 2017-12-19 02:31

    Diplomacy only viable option to deal with North Korean crisis: William Perry

    Former U.S. Secretary of Defense William J. Perry, who helped resolve the 1994 crisis on the Korean Peninsula, says the United States and other countries should stick to diplomacy to address military provocations by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

  • جلسه مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام به ریاست آیت الله هاشمی شاهرودی 2017-12-05 11:36

    U.S. Treasury waging secret full-scale war against Iran: Rezaee

    TEHRAN – Mohsen Rezaee, the secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council, said on Monday that there is a special intelligence office in the U.S. Treasury Department tasked with targeting Iran’s economy.

  • Trump 2017-11-20 03:33

    Yes, Trump with the nuclear codes is terrifying. But the threat of a first strike is a vital deterrent

    Alarmed by President Trump’s bellicose statements and impulsive governing style, two congressional Democrats have introduced legislation that would prohibit the president — any president — from launching a nuclear first strike without a declaration of war by Congress explicitly endorsing such an attack.

  • Shen Dingli 2017-10-24 21:26

    By Zahra Sadat Khezri

    Trump has already upset allies: Chinese professor

    TEHRAN - A Chinese university professor believes that the Trump administration has already has “upset” Washington’s allies and set a “bad precedent” by withdrawing the U.S. from the Paris climate agreement and the Trans Pacific Partnership.

  • Paul Pillar 2017-10-10 21:21

    by Zahra Sadat Khezri

    Neither Trump nor Kim currently seeking war: ex-senior CIA official

    Paul Pillar says North Korea is unlikely ever to give up nuclear weapons as a deterrent against armed attack

    TEHRAN – A former senior U.S. intelligence official believes that neither U.S. President Donald Trump nor North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un are now looking for a war.

  • nuclear deal 2017-10-10 09:23

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    Tehran: linking N. Korea to Iran deal is fallacy

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry has reproved a contemporary diplomatic trend in the West which tries to link North Korea’s nuclear threat to the 2015 Iran deal.

  • Thomas Berger 2017-10-08 09:55

    by Zahra Sadat Khezri

    Sanctions alone won't get North Korea to give up nuclear arms: Boston professor

    TEHRAN - A professor of international relations from Boston University believes that economic sanctions alone will not prompt North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons program.