Lebanon

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  • Zarif felicitates Lebanon on defeating Israel in the 2006 war 2018-08-14 20:19

    Zarif felicitates Lebanon on defeating Israel in the 2006 war

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday congratulated the Lebanese over their military victory over the invading Israeli army in 2006, known as the 33-day war.

  • دیدار جانبازان حزب الله با رهبر انقلاب 2018-07-13 21:30

    Leader receives Lebanese Hezbollah war veterans

    TEHRAN – Ahead of the anniversary of Israel’s 33-day war against Lebanon, a group of disabled and injured veterans from the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement met with Leader of the Islamic Revolution late on Thursday.

  • Iranian diplomats 1 2018-07-08 11:34

    Lebanon figures want clarity on kidnapped Iranian diplomats

    TEHRAN – Lebanese political figures have called for more serious efforts on the side of their government as well as the United Nations in pursuing the case of four Iranian diplomats kidnapped in northern Lebanon in 1982.

  • Firouznia named Iran’s new ambassador to Beirut 2018-07-01 09:46

    Firouznia named Iran’s new ambassador to Beirut

    TEHRAN – Mohammad-Jalal Firouznia has been named as Iran’s ambassador to Lebanon, replacing Mohamad Fathali, whose tenure has come to an end.

  • سفر سردار حاج قاسم سلیمانی به شیراز 2018-06-11 21:42

    Iran’s Soleimani says Saudis interfered in Lebanese elections

    TEHRAN - General Qassem Soleimani, the commander of the IRGC Quds Force, said on Monday that Saudis attempted to interfere in Lebanon’s May elections.

  • Hariri and bin Salman 2018-06-11 12:06

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    What does Saudi Arabia want from Lebanon?

    TEHRAN - Al Akhbar, a daily Arabic language newspaper, announced the imminent visit of Sa'd al-Hariri, the Lebanese prime minister to Riyadh. The trip was set for earlier time, but was postponed for unspecified reasons. Riyadh's Saudi charge d’affair Wahid al-Bukhari was in Lebanon the other day, but it remains unclear whether his trip has anything to do with Hariri's.

  • Rouhani felicitates Lebanon on Liberation Day 2018-05-28 03:26

    Rouhani felicitates Lebanon on Liberation Day

    TEHRAN – On Sunday, President Hassan Rouhani sent a message to his Lebanese counterpart offering congratulations on Liberation Day.

  • Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah 2018-05-26 10:46

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Hezbollah's rising power is fomenting panic among the Zionists

    TEHRAN - For a long time, the threats of the Zionist regime have intensified against the resistance axis in the Mideast, especially against Hezbollah in Lebanon.

  • Rouhani receives credentials of five ambassadors 2018-05-15 20:08

    Rouhani receives credentials of five ambassadors

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday separately received credentials of the new ambassadors of Lebanon, New Zealand, Estonia, Nepal and Latvia.

  • ‘Tehran backs sustainable security in Lebanon’ 2018-04-09 12:13

    ‘Tehran backs sustainable security in Lebanon’

    TEHRAN – The Foreign Ministry has rejected claims by a local newspaper criticizing Tehran’s role in Lebanon, saying the Islamic Republic has always supported lasting stability and security in Lebanon.

  • New Lebanese ambassador meets Zarif 2018-03-11 07:44

    New Lebanese ambassador meets Zarif

    TEHRAN – The new Lebanese ambassador to Iran submitted a copy of his credentials to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday.

  • نصرالله 2018-01-19 19:24

    Nasrallah: Security impossible without martyrs

    Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah gave a televised address at a memorial ceremony Friday and addressed regional developments and security.

  • Mazhari 2018-01-03 10:24

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    What makes Iran stronger than Saudi Arabia?

    TEHRAN - After the return of economic prosperity in Lebanon, Saad Hariri declared his resignation in Saudi Arabia, citing Iranian influence across the region and claiming he feared the same fate as his assassinated father if he remained leader. That was the spark that ignited the fire of war against Iran and served to remind the Lebanese of their civil war in which many lives were lost. Subsequently Hariri suspended his resignation after two weeks which prompted many questions and suspicion.

  • Naim Qassem 2017-12-10 10:46

    By Somayeh Khomarbaghi

    Disarmament of Hezbollah out of agenda in Lebanon: Naim Qassem

    TEHRAN- On the sidelines of the 31st International Islamic Unity Conference in Tehran, Sheikh Naim Qassem, the Deputy Secretary of Hezbollah told Mehr news correspondent that nobody in Lebanon talks about disarmament of Hezbollah in the current situation, adding Hariri’s return to power has improved the political stability in Lebanon.

  • Saudi Arabia 2017-11-26 04:00

    By Wayne Madsen

    Saudi-Israeli-Kushner plot to kidnap Lebanon’s PM and start a war

    The internal coup against rival members of the House of Saud engineered by Donald Trump’s “special envoy” Jared Kushner and the Binyamin Netanyahu government in Israel in concert with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) has now extended beyond Saudi Arabia’s borders into Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates.

  • Arab League 2017-11-20 20:49

    Iran says Arab League statement is ‘all lies and distortions’

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry has slammed Saudi Arabia for walking on the footsteps of the Zionist regime and called the Arab League’s anti-Iran statement “worthless” which is full of “lies and distortions”.

  • Enemies trying to cause chaos in Lebanon: cleric 2017-11-20 09:16

    Enemies trying to cause chaos in Lebanon: cleric

    TEHRAN – A Tehran Friday prayer leader has said that the enemies are trying to create tension in Lebanon, urging the Islamic ummah to act in unison to counter the plot.

  •  Riyadh begged Tel Aviv to bomb Lebanon: Rouhani 2017-11-15 20:26

    Riyadh begged Tel Aviv to bomb Lebanon: Rouhani

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has slammed Riyadh’s interference in Lebanon, saying it is “shameful” for a Muslim country to “beg” the Israeli regime to carry out military strikes against the Lebanese nation.

  • Macron’s remarks not accurate: Iran 2017-11-13 21:02

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    Macron’s remarks not accurate: Iran

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Monday that the recent remarks made by French President Emanuel Macron about Iran’s missile program were “not accurate”. 

  • Nosratollah Tajik 2017-11-11 09:25

    BY Nosratollah Tajik

    Leaked secret cable confirms Israeli-Saudi coordination to provoke war in Mid-East

    Former Ambassador to Jordan, Nosratollah Tajik says Leaked Secret Israeli Zionist regime's Cable Confirms Israeli-Saudi Coordination to Provoke War in Middle East. 

  • Cleric slams Riyadh for intervention in Lebanon 2017-11-11 08:36

    Cleric slams Riyadh for intervention in Lebanon

    TEHRAN – Tehran Friday prayer leader Ayatollah Ahmad Khatami has denounced Saad Hariri’s resignation as the Lebanese prime minister, censuring Saudi Arabia for “explicit intervention” in Lebanon’s internal affairs.

  • Advisor warns against plots targeting regional states 2017-11-07 09:32

    Advisor warns against plots targeting regional states

    TEHRAN – Hamid Aboutalebi, a political advisor to President Hassan Rouhani, said on Monday that creating new crises is not a good way to overcome current crises, warning against plots targeting Iraq, Lebanon and other regional countries.

  • Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (R) meets with Lebanese prime minister Saad Hariri 2017-11-04 17:37

    Hariri makes surprise resignation under Saudi pressure

    Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri has announced his resignation in a speech broadcast from Saudi Arabia.

  • Diplomat: Nuclear deal stronger, U.S. more isolated 2017-10-19 10:06

    Diplomat: Nuclear deal stronger, U.S. more isolated

    TEHRAN – Mohammad Fathali, Iran’s ambassador to Lebanon, said on Tuesday that the international support for the Iran nuclear agreement shows it is becoming stronger and the United States more isolated.

  • New security order needed in post-Daesh era: envoy 2017-09-17 09:16

    New security order needed in post-Daesh era: envoy

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Ambassador to Beirut, Mohammad Fathali, said on Saturday that the region needs a new security order in the post-Daesh era.

  • Hezbollah chief, grand ayatollah meet in Lebanon 2017-09-16 10:26

    Hezbollah chief, grand ayatollah meet in Lebanon

    TEHRAN – Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah, the secretary general of the Lebanese Hezbollah movement, has met with Grand Ayatollah Hossein Noori-Hamedani upon the latter’s arrival in Lebanon, IRIB news reported on Friday.

  • Parliamentarian team to visit Lebanon on abducted diplomats 2017-08-27 09:54

    Parliamentarian team to visit Lebanon on abducted diplomats

    TEHRAN – An Iranian lawmaker says a team of investigators will be dispatched to Lebanon to look into the case of four Iranian diplomats who were abducted in the Arab country on 4 July 1982.

  • جابری 2017-08-23 18:27

    Lebanon, Iran view Israel, terrorism as threats to regional stability

    Lebanon’s prime minister has held talks with an Iranian deputy foreign minister on the threats posed by the Israeli regime and terrorism to the troubled Middle East region.

  • Lebanese president to visit Iran: Al Mayadeen 2017-08-23 09:07

    Lebanese president to visit Iran: Al Mayadeen

    TEHRAN – Lebanese television channel Al Mayadeen on Tuesday announced that President Michel Aoun will soon visit Iran.

  • Iran, Lebanon reaffirm support for Syria talks 2017-08-22 20:04

    Iran, Lebanon reaffirm support for Syria talks

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Jaberi Ansari met with senior Lebanese officials including President Michel Aoun in Beirut on Monday to discuss bilateral ties and regional issues, especially the Syrian crisis.