Iran

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  • Ghaderi 2018-09-12 09:32

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email: m.ghaderi62@gmail.com

    Europe's Hollow Threats

    Although there has recently been lots of controversies on issues such as developing an "independent payment system" Europe and a "pseudo-swift structure" to maintain the nuclear deal with Iran, many analysts and experts in economic affairs believe that there's no real intention to actualize this idea among the EU authorities. In the meantime, there are deterrent factors that have hampered European independence from the United States, and it seems that these factors are now highlighted under the presidency of Donald Trump.

  • baqeri 2018-09-11 20:51

    Iran will not sit silent if enemies continue hatching plots, General Baqeri warns

    Military chief: Missile attack on terrorists shows accuracy and strategy

    TEHRAN - Armed Forces Chief of Staff Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said on Tuesday that Iran’s armed forces will not sit silent if enemies continue hatching plots.

  • Iranian ambassador submits credentials to Japanese emperor 2018-09-11 20:48

    Iranian ambassador submits credentials to Japanese emperor

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ambassador to Japan, Morteza Rahmani-Movahed, on Tuesday submitted his credentials to Japanese Emperor Akihito.

  • Iranian flag snatched, burned near embassy in Helsinki 2018-09-11 20:47

    Iranian flag snatched, burned near embassy in Helsinki

    TEHRAN – A group of protestors on Monday afternoon snatched an Iranian flag from the Iranian embassy in Helsinki and set it on fire, Daily Finland reported.

  • Iran favors dialogue, but not under sanctions: Jahangiri 2018-09-11 20:45

    Iran favors dialogue, but not under sanctions: Jahangiri

    TEHRAN – Although Iran is in favor of dialogue, it will never agree to enter talks with the U.S. after the imposition of cruel sanctions, Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri said on Tuesday.

  • U.S. Action Group dreaming of re-enacting 1953 coup: Zarif 2018-09-11 17:11

    Zarif slams ‘rogue U.S. regime’ for threatening ICC

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday slammed the “rogue U.S. regime” for threatening to impose sanctions on the International Criminal Court (ICC) and prosecuting its judges.

  • Rouhani-Putin- Erdogan 2018-09-11 14:18

    By Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    Why Iran prefers the Eastern bloc over The West

    As the military phase of the Syrian conflict reaches its final stages, the leaders of Russia, Iran, and Turkey met in Tehran on September 9 and reiterated in a joint statement that a political solution to the Syrian conflict requires inclusive, free, and fair elections with the participation of all eligible Syrians under appropriate UN supervision. They further reaffirmed their determination to cooperate to eliminate the Islamic State, the Nusra Front, al-Qaeda, and associated groups in Syria.

  • Expert: Trump’s better nuclear deal is an ‘illusion’ 2018-09-11 09:53

    Expert: Trump’s better nuclear deal is an ‘illusion’

    Kelsey Davenport says Trump is bent on fulfilling ‘irresponsible’ campaign promise on the nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – President Donald Trump is doing his utmost to fulfill his “irresponsible” campaign promise on the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, irrespective of situation and outcomes, the director for Nonproliferation Policy at the Arms Control Association has said, IRNA said on Monday.

  • Federica Mogherini 2018-09-11 09:22

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email: m.ghaderi62@gmail.com

    Mogherini is happy, why not!

    EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is now satisfied over Iran's commitment to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). As it was recently reported by Xinhua, Mogherini said that Tehran complies with all its nuclear related commitments and that is a "good news", when EU is still working on preserving the Iranian nuclear deal.

  • Oman Health Exhibition & Conference 2018-09-11 04:15

     Iran to join Oman fair to promote medical tourism

    TEHRAN – Iran will take part at the 8th Oman Health Exhibition & Conference, which will be running from September 24 to 26 at the capital city of Muscat.

  • Tile in the shape of a star, eastern Iran, mid-15th century, the Municipal Museum 2018-09-10 23:00

    Municipal Museum spotlights Iranian Islamic art

    On Saturday, an exhibition of Islamic art objects, featuring tens of Iranian relics, opened its doors to the public at the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, known as the Municipal Museum, located in The Hague, the Netherlands.

  • jahangiri 2018-09-10 22:02

    Ill-wishers seeking to depict future as ‘uncertain’: Iran’s vice president

    TEHRAN - Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri said on Monday that the ill-wishers of the Iranian people are seeking to depict an uncertain future.

  • Photo depicts travelers reveling in natural sceneries adjacent to Atashgah village in Lordegan county of Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province, western Iran, September 9, 2018.  2018-09-10 21:55

     “The land of turquoise-colored waters”

    Photo depicts travelers reveling in natural sceneries adjacent to Atashgah village in Lordegan county of Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province, western Iran, September 9, 2018. 

  • شیبانی 2018-09-10 20:48

    Iran’s priority is to minimize human casualty in Idlib

    TEHRAN - It is Iran’s priority to minimize human casualties in Idlib, a former Iranian envoy to Syria has said.

  • MP: Government, parliament authorized to decide on FATF 2018-09-10 20:47

    MP: Government, parliament authorized to decide on FATF

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has given permission to the government and parliament to decide about Tehran’s accession to the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), chairman of Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee said on Monday.

  • یوکیا آمانو 2018-09-10 20:37

    IAEA reaffirms Iran’s compliance to nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Monday renewed its assurances that the Islamic Republic of Iran stays compliant to the 2015 nuclear deal - aka Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) – that is backed the UN Security Council Resolution 2231. 

  • Araqchi Ryabkov 2018-09-10 20:33

    Tehran, Moscow confer on nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – In a meeting in Tehran on Monday, high-ranking Iranian and Russian officials discussed issues related to the 2015 nuclear deal and ways to keep the internationally-backed agreement alive.

  • عمل جراحی تعویض کامل مفصل آرنج چندی پیش در خانم ۶۶ ساله ای با موفقیت در بیمارستان آیت الله طالقانی انجام شد. 2018-09-10 16:27

    Medical tourist arrivals in Iran doubles in spring

    TEHRAN –  Medical tourist arrivals in the country has nearly doubled in the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year, corresponding to spring 2018, from a year earlier, said an official with the Ministry of Health.

  • Syria to expel Idlib terrorists with least humanitarian cost: Zarif 2018-09-10 12:38

    Iran’s Zarif wishes happy New Year for Jews

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday wished a very happy New Year for the Jews in Iran and the entire world.

  • Three policemen martyred in Hormozgan gun attack 2018-09-09 20:28

    Three policemen martyred in Hormozgan gun attack

    TEHRAN – Three Iranian police forces were martyred in an attack on a police station in Iran’s southern province of Hormozgan on Saturday night.

  • qassemi 2018-09-09 20:11

    Tehran rejects Bahrain’s claim on Iranian nationals’ illegal entry

    A spokesman for Iran's Foreign Ministry on Sunday dismissed claims by the Bahraini security agency that it had arrested 14 Iranian nationals for illegal entry with fake Asian passports, stressing that Tehran has been provided with no documents in this regard.

  • Waiting in the ambush: Will Tehran choke on foul air this year too? 2018/09/09

    Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Waiting in the ambush: Will Tehran choke on foul air this year too?

    TEHRAN — While Tehraners breathed ozone in the air during hot summer days the real stuff is awaiting us in the coming months of autumn and winter.

  • Chabahar 2018-09-09 06:41

    Iran to hand over Chabahar Port to India in October, sticking to agreed timeframe

    TEHRAN - In an important development that is likely to cement ties between India and Iran further, Indian officials said on Friday that Iran plans to hand over the operational responsibility of the strategic Chabahar Port to India in October, sticking to the agreed timeframe.

  • Kate Sullivan 2018-09-09 06:39

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    ‘Notion of zero imports of Iranian oil to India is economically and politically unrealistic’

    TEHRAN - India and U.S. held the inaugural 2+2 talks in New Delhi on Thursday, in which the issue of Iranian oil imports figured prominently, according to sources. While the U.S. delegation led by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged India to completely halt Iranian oil imports, New Delhi refused to give any clear and categorical response, thereby thwarting the agenda of the visiting delegation.

  • Iran capable of exporting air defense systems 2018-09-09 06:35

    Iran capable of exporting air defense systems

    TEHRAN – Commander of the Tehran Air Defense unit has hailed technological progresses in air defense industry, saying Iran is capable of producing and exporting air defense systems to other countries.

  • Iran’s 5-month intl. tourist arrivals up 45% y/y 2018-09-09 06:22

    Iran’s 5-month intl. tourist arrivals up 45% y/y

    TEHRAN - The number of international tourists visiting Iran surged 45 percent in the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21) from a year earlier, tourism chief said on Wednesday.

  • 02-br6 2018-09-08 21:34

    Iran condoles Japanese over deadly landslide

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Saturday expressed deep sorrow over the recent deadly floods and landslides that have killed 20 and injured many more in Japan.

  • ‘Iran paying the price to protect Europe from terrorists’ 2018-09-08 21:19

    Iran paying the price to protect Europe from terrorists: senior MP

    Iranians are fighting and dying in Syrian to protect Europe from potential attackers, the head of a parliamentary delegation from Iran has said.

  • کاظم جلالی 2018-09-08 21:18

    ‘Europe to create banking system for ties with Iran’ 

    TEHRAN – Chair of the European parliamentary group for relations with the Islamic Republic has said the European Union is looking to establish an independent financial system for banking relations with Iran.

  • U.S.- India 2018/09/08

    By: Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Why U.S. attempts to woo India would fail

    TEHRAN - After a lot of dilly-dallying, the inaugural India-U.S. ministerial 2+2 dialogue was held in New Delhi on Thursday. The high-profile U.S. delegation was led by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defense Secretary James Mattis, who flew to New Delhi from Islamabad where they held deliberations with the newly-elected government led by Imran Khan on Wednesday.