• European Union 2018-08-06 15:23

    EU regrets U.S. sanctions on Iran, vows to protect European businesses

    The European Union said Monday it deeply regretted the U.S.' reimposition of sanctions on Iran after President Donald Trump pulled out of the 2015 nuclear pact, and vowed immediate steps to protect European companies.

  • مکرون 2018-08-06 10:49

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email:

    Why are Iranians unhappy with the Elysee Palace?

    French politicians will continue to play their double standard approach toward the nuclear deal with Iran. Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian recently announced that France (along with other European countries) does not intend to offer a package in the near future to preserve the nuclear deal with Iran! On the other hand, French officials have been silent about how their economic cooperation with Iran has been in place in recent days.

  • France ‘hopeful’ ATR can deliver planes to Iran 2018-07-31 21:06

    France ‘hopeful’ ATR can deliver planes to Iran

    TEHRAN – The French minister of economy and finance on Tuesday expressed hope that the ATR aircraft manufacturer will be able to get permission from the United States to deliver eight planes to Iran before August 6 despite the sanctions imposed on Tehran.

  • مجلس سنای آمریکا 2018-07-31 11:27

    Snobbish GOP letter warns Germany, France, UK against bypassing sanctions on Iran 

    U.S. senators from the Republican Party have sent a letter to the embassies of Germany, France, and the United Kingdom in the United States with a warning against any possible moves to circumvent the Trump administration’s sanctions against Iran, the news portal reported on Sunday.

  • تیم ملی فوتبال فرانسه 2018-07-15 23:38

    France lift 2018 World Cup for second time

    France won the World Cup for the second time in spectacular style on Sunday as a 4-2 victory in one of the most entertaining and action-packed finals for decades ended battling outsiders Croatia’s dreams of a first title.

  •  Jean Yves Le Drian 2018-07-10 11:09

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    France dangerous game over the Nuclear Deal

    TEHRAN - On the eve of the negotiations between Iran and the members of the P4+1 in Vienna on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the French Foreign Minister determined the fate of "European JCPOA" once and for all! In an interview with RTL radio on the "Europe's package of proposals to Iran" for saving the nuclear deal, Jean Yves Le Drian stated:

  • Tehran criticizes French FM’s anti-Iran remarks, says missile program solely defensive 2018-07-07 20:42

    Tehran says missile program solely defensive

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has criticized French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian’s anti-Iran remarks, saying “short-sighted political interests” should not lead the French government to distort Iran’s constructive policies in the region.

  • Iran summons French, Belgian, German ambassadors 2018-07-07 09:09

    Iran summons French, Belgian, German ambassadors

    TEHRAN – Tehran has summoned the French and Belgian ambassadors as well as the German chargé daffaires to express its strong protest over the arrest of a Vienna-based Iranian diplomat in Germany.

  • Rouhani-Merkel 2018-07-06 13:48

    Rouhani calls EU trio package to save nuclear deal ‘disappointing’

    President Hassan Rouhani has said a package proposed by the European Union trio of Germany, France and Britain on how to save the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran is "disappointing".

  • French envoy should be summoned after MEK rally in Paris: MP 2018-07-04 22:06

    French envoy should be summoned after MEK rally in Paris: MP

    TEHRAN – Deputy Majlis Speaker Ali Motahari said on Wednesday that the French ambassador to Tehran should be summoned because of the recent Mujahedin-e-Khalq (MEK) rally in Paris, IRNA reported.

  • Kharrazi: France’s involvement in Yemen war ‘regrettable’ 2018-06-28 12:39

    Kharrazi: France’s involvement in Yemen war ‘regrettable’

    TEHRAN – Kamal Kharrazi, chief of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations, has said that it is “regrettable” if it is proven that reports of France’s involvement in the attack on Yemen’s Al Hodeidah Port are true.

  • FATF 2018-06-28 12:21

    Pakistan seeks to avoid gray list as FATF meetings start this week

    Ahead of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) joint plenary in Paris this week, Pakistan is preparing a strong defense to avoid being on the international financial watchdog’s gray list of “jurisdictions with strategic anti-money laundering and combating the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) deficiencies”.

  • Europe 2018-05-30 10:17

    Mohammad Ghaderi

    Is Europe really struggling to maintain JCPOA?

    The equations which affect the nuclear agreement are getting more and more complicated. Many analysts of the international affairs have predicted that, regarding the direct influence of the United States and U.S. Treasury orders and decisions on European companies, European authorities can’t practically provide necessary guarantees for the continuation of the nuclear deal.

  • All agreements ‘must be followed’, France insists 2018-05-26 21:54

    All agreements ‘must be followed’, France insists

    TEHRAN – All signed accords, including the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on the Iranian nuclear program, has to be adhered to, French President Emmanuel Macron stated on Friday.

  • Mohammad Ghaderi 2018-05-26 10:01

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Pompeo's special mission and shadow of U.S. secret diplomacy over Europe

    TEHRAN - Intense negotiations between the U.S. and Europe over the Iran nuclear deal are ongoing.

  • Iran sanctions will further endanger Mideast: French FM 2018-05-24 09:22

    Iran sanctions will further endanger Mideast: French FM

    TEHRAN – France has criticized the U.S. for withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal and resorting, instead, to a policy of pressure and sanctions against the country, warning that such approach could further destabilize the restive Middle East region.

  • EU 2018-05-22 15:13

    By Payman Yazdani

    U.S.-EU possible soft tactic to contain Iran

    The U.S. withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) has created a new rounds of speculations about the three European major players’ (the UK, France and Germany) capabilities and abilities to keep the deal alive without the U.S.

  • France says reimposing sanctions on is ‘unacceptable’ 2018-05-12 04:21

    France says reimposing sanctions on Iran ‘unacceptable’

    TEHRAN – France has denounced as “unacceptable” the U.S. move to re-impose sanctions on companies trading with Iran, BBC reported.

  • france 2018-05-11 20:26

    France: Europe should not accept U.S. is ‘world’s economic policeman’

    French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Friday that Europe should not accept that the U.S. is the “world’s economic policeman”.

  • Mohammed bin Salman 2018-05-09 09:30

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Bin Salman is doomed to failure

    The long-term visit of Mohammad bin Salman to the United States, Britain and France, and its relationship with the invasion of US and its allies to Syria, was not much attended. This was while bin Salman's talks with Western officials were the main reason for US attack on Syria. On the other hand, this long-term visit has been linked to the political goals of the young Saudi prince, reflecting changes within Saudi Arabia.

  • france 2018-05-08 21:23

    France supports nuclear deal, ambassador says

    TEHRAN - François Senemaud, the French ambassador to Tehran, has said that Paris supports the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, ISNA reported on Tuesday.

  • Trump 2018-04-28 10:20

    Author: A’zam Vosughi

    Iran-West strategic struggle over Syria: patience and intelligence, caution and provocation

    TEHRAN - Given the current situation of the United States and Europe, western countries will not engage themselves into a war which would cost them overburdening expenses. So far, involvement of these countries in conflicts in western Asia has been through proxies and provision of military equipment.

  • baeedinejad 2018-04-22 19:43

    Iranian diplomat says unilateral U.S.-led attacks on Syria are worrisome

    Iran’s Ambassador to London Hamid Baeedinejad has said that the U.S.-led attacks on Syria are worrisome and go against the UN Charter.

  • syria 2018-04-17 10:21

    By Eric Zuesse

    What Just Happened?

    What happened right after the second direct U.S.-missiles invasion of Syria, which had occurred on the night of April 13th, could turn out to have momentous implications — far bigger than the attacks themselves.

  • Yuram Abdullah Weiler 2018-04-17 10:12

    By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

    Locked, loaded and lost: an arrogant autocrat’s abortive surgical strike on Syria

    “It’s not the cigar, stupid. It’s the cruise missiles launched to cover the shame.” — Christopher Hitchens

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2018-04-16 20:05

    Tehran says Syria raid won’t impact foreign policy

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Monday that the recent aggression against Syria, which is considered “warmongering”, will not impact Iran’s foreign policy, noting that Tehran will continue to follow the same principles that it has being pursuing over the past decades.

  • Martin Love 2018-04-15 09:31

    By Martin Love

    Amid chaos, patience is the prime virtue...

    NORTH CAROLINA - Even if you have the best possible sources to try to figure out what’s happening and where it is going in the U.S., it’s virtually impossible to know exactly given the daily frantic, frenetic shifts of alleged action and policy.

  • Muslim states’ ambassadors to Iran meet with Ayatollah Khamenei on Eid al-Mab’ath 2018-04-14 15:05

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    Ayatollah Khamenei calls U.S., UK, French leaders criminals

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has strongly denounced joint airstrikes by the U.S., UK and France on Syria as a “crime,” saying the leaders of the three countries are “criminals”.

  • Syria 2018-04-14 11:40

    Trump orders attack on Syria, 13 missiles shot down

    Multiple places in Syria came under attack by U.S., British and French military forces after President Donald Trump ordered a military strike against the war-torn country in support of terrorists, however Syria succeeded to shoot down 13 missiles.

  • Israeli envoy, MBS, Rajavi meet in France: sources 2018-04-11 19:53

    Israeli envoy, MBS, Rajavi meet in France: sources

    TEHRAN – Israel’s ambassador to Paris, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) and Maryam Rajavi, leader of the terrorist Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO), have met in France, Pars Today quoted unnamed sources as saying on Wednesday.