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  • Blinken AUKUS Yesterday 21:57

    The "Francophone", "Francophile" who stabbed France in the back

    TEHRAN — In an article published on November 23, 2020 on the Politico website titled “9 things to know about Antony Blinken, the next U.S. secretary of state”, Blinken was projected as a man with no flaws.

  • Nozar Shafiei Yesterday 21:20

    Moves to revive JCPOA, membership in SCO show a balance in foreign policy, expert says

    TEHRAN – Nozar Shafiei, a foreign policy analyst, has said a move by Iran to revive the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and its membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) demonstrate that Tehran is moving towards a “balance” in foreign policy.

  • MP Yesterday 18:39

    Permanent membership in SCO will break economic bans on Iran: MP

    TEHRAN - A member of the Planning and Budget Committee of the Iranian Parliament is of the opinion that Iran's membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will end the “economic sanctions” on Iran. 

  • Ayatollah Raisi Yesterday 18:34

    Iran and Tajikistan hope to open new chapter in ties 

    TEHRAN - President Ebrahim Raisi of Iran who had visited Dushanbe to participate in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit held talks with his Tajik counterpart Emomali Rahmon on Saturday.

  • Bavar Yesterday 18:28

    More advanced models of Bavar 373 on the way, top general says 

    TEHRAN - The Deputy Chief of the Army Air Defense for Operations has announced that in due time very good news about the next models of the "Bavar 373" system would be released by high-ranking army officials.

  • Lukashenko Raisi 2021-09-17 22:25

    Raisi meets Lukashenko, says his priority is economy

    TEHRAN - "The priority of the Iranian administration is economic, and we seek to develop economic relations in the region," President Ebrahim Raisi said in a meeting with his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko on Thursday evening on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

  • Raisi Kazakhstan 2021-09-17 22:24

    Raisi calls for closer co-op with Kazakhstan in form of strategic ties

    TEHRAN - President Ebrahim Raisi has said that Iran and Kazakhstan have diverse and numerous economic capacities to enhance the level of cooperation.

  • Raisi Armenia 2021-09-17 22:24

    Raisi: Tehran-Yerevan relations have always been friendly, constructive

    TEHRAN-- The President of Iran says that the historical relations between Iran and Armenia have always been friendly and constructive, adding that with the existing will between the political leaders, Tehran and Yerevan, can mark a new period of extensive economic cooperation.

  • Raisi Uzbekistan 2021-09-17 22:23

    Iran backs formation of inclusive government in Afghanistan, Raisi says

    TEHRAN - Iran supports the formation of an inclusive government in Afghanistan with the involvement of all ethno-religious groups, President Ebrahim Raisi said in a meeting on Thursday with Uzbek President Shaukat Mirzayev on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

  • SCO 2021-09-17 21:34

    With SCO membership, Iran rolls out new orientation

    TEHRAN – While the West impatiently waits for an affirmative nod from Iran for resuming the stalled Vienna nuclear talks over reviving a 2015 nuclear deal, the new administration of Iran patiently carves a strategic path toward cementing ties with the East.

  • Raisi Tjikistan 2021-09-17 21:33

    Raisi tells Iranian expatriates that investment is guaranteed

    TEHRAN – President Ebrahim Raisi stated on Thursday evening that the security of "investment" depends on the security of "capital" and "investor".

  • AUKUS 2021-09-17 21:33

    U.S. couldn’t care less about EU: Will Europe learn the lesson?

    TEHRAN — “Through AUKUS, our governments will strengthen the ability of each to support our security and defense interests, building on our longstanding and ongoing bilateral ties. We will promote deeper information and technology sharing. We will foster deeper integration of security and defense-related science, technology, industrial bases, and supply chains. And in particular, we will significantly deepen cooperation on a range of security and defense capabilities.

  • Faxon tanker 2021-09-17 21:33

    How Hezbollah changed the equation by importing fuel from Iran

    TEHRAN - The fuel shortage, especially gasoline and diesel, is one of the aspects of the growing economic and financial crisis in Lebanon, which has intensified over the last 18 months.

  • Meeting 2021-09-17 19:33

    Iran president, Pakistan PM insist on formation of comprehensive government in Afghanistan 

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan insisted on the need for formation of an inclusive government in Afghanistan during a meeting on the fringes of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit held in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on Thursday afternoon.

  • Iran FM 2021-09-17 19:32

    Iran FM holds intensive talks in Dushanbe

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian held many meetings with his counterparts from China, Russia, India, and Pakistan to discuss a variety of bilateral and regional issues such as the developments in Afghanistan and the situation around a 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

  • Iran becomes full member of Shanghai Cooperation Organization 2021-09-17 14:10

    Iran becomes full member of Shanghai Cooperation Organization

    TEHRAN – Iran was officially admitted as a full member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on Friday.

  • Khezrian 2021-09-15 21:16

    Parliament Article 90 Committee reviewing new cooperation agreement with IAEA: MP

    TEHRAN - The Article 90 Committee of Parliament plans to hold a meeting with the new chief of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) in regard to the parliamentary approval on lifting sanctions, the committee spokesman has said.

  • SCO 2021-09-15 21:15

    Win-win cooperation between Iran, SCO and obstacles ahead 

    TEHRAN - The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit is scheduled for September 16-17 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

  • Amir Abdollahian Soleimani 2021-09-15 21:13

    Iran seriously pursuing legal action against Gen. Soleimani assassination

    TEHRAN — A special committee for legal and international investigation into the assassination of Iran’s top General Qassem Soleimani and his entourage was held on Tuesday at the presence of managers and representatives of relevant state and military agencies.

  • Intel 2021-09-15 21:10

    Intelligence Ministry demolishes terrorist team

    TEHRAN — A terrorist team affiliated with the spy services of the foes was identified and demolished, according to the public relations office of the Iranian Intelligence Ministry.

  • Gharibabadi 2021-09-15 21:07

    Until sanctions not lifted, no one should expect more forbearance from Iran: envoy

    TEHRAN — Speaking at the seasonal meeting of the Board of Governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency, Iran’s envoy to the Vienna-based IAEA elaborated on Iran’s position on Wednesday, affirming "until the sanctions on Iran are not removed, no one should expect more forbearance form Iran."

  • Eslami 2021-09-15 21:03

    Iran: JCPOA-related cameras are inactive

    TEHRAN — Iran’s new nuclear chief said on Wednesday that he had briefed MPs sitting on the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy about IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi’s visit to Tehran.

  • U.S.-Saudi ties 2021-09-15 20:56

    U.S. Afghan withdrawal sparks crisis of confidence in U.S. credibility

    Nothing left to lose

    TEHRAN – The U.S. chaotic and disorderly withdrawal from Afghanistan has created seismic effects mostly felt by the Saudis along with other U.S. allies in the region who are now deeply concerned about being abandoned by their unreliable American friends. 

  • محمد علی باقری کنی 2021-09-15 10:01

    Bagheri Kani replaces Araqchi as deputy FM

    TEHRAN — In separate decrees, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian has appointed three new deputies.

  • Amouei 2021-09-15 10:00

    IAEA should reflect Iran's goodwill in its report: MP

    TEHRAN - Regarding Iran's cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), a member of the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the Parliament says Tehran expects the UN nuclear watchdog to provide a “positive report” about Iran’s nuclear program to the IAEA Board of Governors.

  • Safari 2021-09-14 22:13

    Ex-ambassador: SCO membership will force the West to provide facilities to Iran

    TEHRAN – Iran is set to become a full member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) which currently consists of China, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Pakistan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.

  • SCO 2021-09-14 22:12

    SCO ready to give Iran full membership

    TEHRAN – In mid-August, while the world was focused on understanding the orientation of the newly-inaugurated government of Ayatollah Seyed Ebrahim Raisi, Iran’s top security official, Ali Shamkhani, dropped a bombshell that continues to reverberate across the West Asia region.

  • FM 2021-09-14 22:11

    Iran FM receive more congratulatory messages

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollaian continued to receive on Monday congratulatory messages and phone calls from his counterparts around the globe.

  • Faxon tanker 2021-09-14 22:11

    Iranian fuel tanker reaches Syria

    TEHRAN — After 19 days, the Iranian ship containing 33,000 metric tons of gasoline reached Baniyas port in Syria on Tuesday.

  • Putin Raisi 2021-09-14 22:11

    Putin calls Raisi, says meeting is postponed

    TEHRAN — Russian President Vladimir Putin called his Iranian counterpart Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi on Tuesday, saying he had been quarantined for possible coronavirus disease, and called for arranging a meeting between the two presidents as soon as possible.