Russia

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  • Rouhani offers condolences to Putin over plane crash 2018-02-15 11:41

    Rouhani offers condolences to Putin over plane crash

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani late on Tuesday offered condolences to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over the recent deadly plane crash near Moscow.

  • Sochi summit 2018-02-11 13:32

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Sochi summit helping solve the Syrian crisis

    TEHRAN - Last Tuesday, the Syrian Peace Summit, called the "National Dialogue Congress", was held in Sochi, Russia, with different groups of participants including members of the Bashar al-Assad’s administration, its supporters and some opposition groups.

  • Iran-Russia contract not an oil-for-goods deal: ambassador 2018-02-08 14:19

    Iran-Russia contract not an oil-for-goods deal: ambassador

    TEHRAN – Half of the funds that Iran receives from the contract to supply oil to Russia will be spent on financing joint projects, Iranian Ambassador to Moscow Mehdi Sanaei has said.

  • 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?

  • larijani 2018-02-07 19:36

    Boosting Iran-Russia co-op essential: Larijani

    TEHRAN – Iranian Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani said on Tuesday that it is essential for Iran and Russia to expand cooperation in order to “make more advances”.

  • Zangeneh denies claims on oil for fighter jet barter 2018-02-05 11:25

    Zangeneh denies claims on oil for fighter jet barter

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zangeneh has dismissed claims on an agreement between Tehran and Moscow to barter oil for Russian fighter aircraft.

  • Russian experts set to visit Iran’s Fordow enrichment facility 2018-02-02 20:37

    Russian experts set to visit Iran’s Fordow nuclear facility

    TEHRAN – Behrooz Kamalvandi, spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, has said that a team of Russian specialists will visit the Fordow nuclear facility on Sunday as part of a project on stable isotopes.

  • Russia, IAEA discuss Iran deal 2018-01-31 09:33

    Russia, IAEA discuss Iran deal

    TEHRAN – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov on Monday met with IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency) Deputy Director General and Head of the Department of Safeguards Tero Varjoranta to discuss the Iran deal and other issues.

  • 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.

  • Senior MP seeks strong parliamentary ties with Moscow 2018-01-18 07:04

    Senior MP seeks strong parliamentary ties with Moscow

    TEHRAN – Ali Motahari, the deputy parliament speaker, said on Tuesday that expansion of parliamentary ties between Iran and Russia can facilitate improving political, economic and cultural relations.

  • جابری انصاری 2017-12-23 10:06

    By staff and agency

    Peace brokers agree on prisoner exchange in Syria 

    Iran, Russia, and Turkey, as the guarantors that brokered a cease-fire in Syria in December 2016, agreed on the release of detainees and captives, exchange of corpses, and mine cleaning in historical sites, according to diplomatic sources who spoke on condition of anonymity.

  • محمود منشی پوری 2017-12-23 08:46

    By Mahmood Monshipouri

    Trump’s Security Strategy: Upending Virtues of Multilateralism

    President Trump articulated a new national security strategy on December 18, 2017, largely premised on a populist speech filled with the echoes of his campaign mantra of patriotism, prosperity and pride.   

  • 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.

  • Iran, Russia form joint working group to boost ties 2017-12-14 15:51

    Iran, Russia form joint working group to boost ties

    TEHRAN – Chairman of the Iran-Russia parliamentary friendship group, Ramezanali Sobhanifard, said on Wednesday that a joint working group has been formed to enhance the relations between Tehran and Moscow in the wake of the recent visit by Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani to Moscow.

  • گازپروم 2017-12-13 18:47

    Gazprom inks agreement on Iran’s $4b gas project

    TEHRAN - Russia's energy giant Gazprom signed a memorandum of understanding with the National Iranian Oil Company to cooperate in the Iran LNG project which is estimated to cost $4 billion.

  • trump 2017-12-13 10:46

    By Hossein Yari

    Trump and two shocking surveys

    TEHRAN _ The president of the United States is deeply concerned about the decline in his popularity with his citizens. Many polls show that since the arrival of Donald Trump at the White House, many of his supporters in the 2016 presidential election are no longer demanding that he continue to be in power. The formation of cases, such as the cooperation of the Tramp campaign with Russia, Has intensified. Many American citizens are hoping that Trump will resign before he arrives in 2020.

  • آرشین ادیب مقدم 2017-12-12 10:09

    By Payman Yazdani

    ISIL origins are geopolitical and ideological: expert

    TEHRAN _ Referring to the measures that should be taken in post-ISIL era, Prof. Arshin Adib Moghaddam, believes the origins of ISIL are geopolitical and ideological. In recent weeks Islamic Republic of Iran, Russia and Iraq declared 'victory' over the ISIL terrorist group in Iraq and Syria as the Takfiri group cling to just a few remaining scraps of territory.

  • Iran’s defense chief lauds Tehran-Moscow strategic ties 2017-12-10 10:53

    Iran’s defense chief lauds Tehran-Moscow strategic ties

    TEHRAN – Defense Minister Amir Hatami has described the growing relations between Tehran and Moscow as “strategic”, saying the two countries have taken major steps in boosting military ties.

  • Leader’s representative calls for relations with Russian Muslim community 2017-12-06 23:03

    Leader’s representative calls for relations with Russian Muslim community

    TEHRAN – Ali Qazi Askar, the Leader’s representative in Hajj affairs, on Monday called for expansion of relations with Russia's Muslim community through Hajj rituals.

  • Iranian, Russian lawmakers discuss bilateral, regional issues 2017-12-06 23:02

    Iranian, Russian lawmakers discuss bilateral, regional issues

    TEHRAN – At a joint meeting of foreign policy committees of the Iranian Majlis and the Russian State Duma in Moscow on Tuesday, Iranian and Russian lawmakers discussed parliamentary cooperation, economic ties, war on terror in Syria, and the July 2015 nuclear agreement.

  • Moscow meeting 2017-12-06 21:12

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    No legal disagreement should remain about Caspian sea

    MOSCOW _ The recent meeting of Foreign Ministers of the Neighboring Countries of the Sea in Moscow was held. Foreign Minister Dr. Mohammad Javad Zarif was present at this meeting. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov also concluded at the end of the meeting and in a gathering of journalists that the final steps have been taken to formulate the legal regime of the Caspian Sea.

  • INSTC 2017-12-06 20:55

    India to export container cargo to Russia via Iran from Jan.

    TEHRAN- India will start export of container cargo to Russia via Iran from January 2018, S. Kumar, the commissioner of Indian Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC), announced.

  • 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.

  • Moscow meeting 2017-12-05 10:36

    By Hanif Ghafari

    A sea and dozens of questions

    MOSCOW- The meeting of the foreign ministers of the Caspian Sea littoral states in Moscow is an opportunity to draw up the legal and strategic status of the sea.

  •  Levan Dzhagaryan, Moscow’s ambassador to Tehran 2017-12-03 09:49

    By Negar Asadi

    By war on Daesh Iran proved it’s against terrorism: Russian diplomat

    TEHRAN - Levan Dzhagaryan, Moscow’s ambassador to Tehran, says that defeat of Daesh in Syria and Iraq sent a “positive image” of Iran to the world and proved that the Islamic republic is against terrorism.

  • White House 2017-12-02 12:07

    By Ali Alemi

    New security pressures on the White House

    TEHRAN _ Investigations on Russia's involvement in the 2016 presidential election in the United States continue. Trump government officials believe that the investigation is going to strike at the current U.S. government and that U.S. security officials have no other goal. However, in the coming months, it seems that a new controversy in the American political and security environment will be created by raising issues in this regard. It is noteworthy that U.S. security agencies took advantage of Trump in the 2016 US presidential election campaign, and provided maneuvering over controversy over Hillary Clinton's controversial emails to defeat democrats in the election.

  • Russian diplomat backs full implementation of nuclear deal 2017-12-02 09:54

    Russian diplomat backs full implementation of nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Anatoly Antonov, the ambassador of Russia to the United States, on Thursday voiced support for the Iran nuclear deal, referring to Tehran’s commitment to its obligations under the deal.

  • Iran, Russia, Turkey send Sochi statement to UN 2017-11-26 12:24

    Iran, Russia, Turkey send Sochi statement to UN

    TEHRAN – Iran, Russian and Turkey, as the three guarantors of the Syrian peace talks, have sent a letter to the United Nations secretary general and the president of the UN Security Council demanding that the final statement of their presidents in Sochi be registered as a UN Security Council document.

  • Bora Bayraktar 2017-11-25 10:27

    By Payman Yazdani

    Turkish expert: Iran,Turkey,Russia Coop. sends strong message to U.S.

    TEHRAN _ Referring to possibility of revising the NATO membership by Turkey, Dr. Bora Bayraktar says the recent cooperation between Iran, Turkey and Russia despite differences sends strong message not only to US but also to the world.

  • Nuray Mert 2017-11-25 09:47

    By Payman Yazdani

    U.S. failed to fulfill its aims in Mid-East: Turkish expert

    TEHRAN _ Professor of political science, Istanbul University Nuray Mert, believes the U.S. and its allies failed to fulfill their regional aims to disintegrate Middle East.