Saudi Arabia


  • Falahatpisheh 2019-07-27 21:03

    Iran should welcome de-escalation gesture with Arab neighbors, MP says

    TEHRAN - Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh, a member of the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, is of the opinion that Arab countries in the Persian Gulf region are seeking to de-escalate tension in the region, a movement which he says Iran should welcome.

  • Sanders 2019-07-27 20:48

    Sanders: Not America’s job to hate Iran or love Israel

    TEHRAN – Vermont Senator and 2020 presidential hopeful Bernie in a Friday interview with Pod Save America said it is not the United States’ proper role to hate a country such as Iran or love another one such as Israel.

  • Mohammad Javad Jamali 2019-07-26 19:50

    Saudi Arabia can be Iran’s ‘strategic partner’, MP says

    TEHRAN - Mohammad Javad Jamali Nobandegani, the deputy chairman of the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, has said that Saudi Arabia can be a “strategic partner” of Iran if it abandons following the United States.

  • British oil tanker 2019-07-26 13:55

    By Fatemeh Salehi

    The different reactions of Arab governments and nations toward the seizure UK tanker 

    TEHRAN - On Friday, a British oil tanker was seized in the Strait of Hormuz by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC). The tanker was seized due to violation of maritime laws, causing marine pollution and endangering other vessels. 

  • Saudi Arabia released Iranian tanker 2019-07-21 00:04

    Iranian tanker seized by Saudi Arabia released

    TEHRAN – An Iranian ship that had been involuntarily kept by Saudi Arabia in Jeddah port was released on Saturday.

  • zarif 2019-07-20 19:32

    By Negar Asadi

    Zarif says U.S. has ‘shot itself in the foot’ by leaving JCPOA

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the U.S. has “shot itself in the foot” by withdrawing from the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the JCPOA.

  • Bolton Trump Pompeo 2019-07-17 11:53

    By M.A. Saki

    “We’ll see how it goes”

    Here is the deal: President Trump lifted waivers on Iranian oil to strangle the country’s oil-dependent economy under the “maximum pressure” policy. Tehran won relief from international sanctions following a multilateral accord with six world powers, including the U.S., in 2015.

  • Bahrain recruited al-Qaeda operatives to target dissidents 2019-07-17 00:40

    Bahrain recruited al-Qaeda operatives to target dissidents, Iran: Documentary

    A documentary by Qatar’s pan-Arab broadcaster Al Jazeera has revealed that Bahrain recruited al-Qaeda terrorists to take out dissidents inside the Arab country and conduct terrorist attacks in Iran.

  • Yemen 2019-07-14 12:32

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    The failure of Yemen invaders

    TEHRAN - It has been four years since the Yemen war started, but the Saud Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and other invaders have not been able to succeed even in a small part of their plans in Yemen. The bravery and resistance of Yemenis has now forced UAE to leave the battle field, even though the country has been among the main invaders of Yemen for years. 

  •  A formal ceremony was held at the Imam Khomeini International Airport to bid farewell to the first batches of Iranian Hajj pilgrims, July 8, 2019. 2019-07-08 19:53

    First groups of Hajj pilgrims leave for Saudi Arabia

    TEHRAN – On Monday, first batches of Iranian Hajj pilgrims departed from nine airports for Saudi Arabia.

  • Happiness I 2019-07-06 18:46

    Lawmaker: Saudi insistence on holding Iranian oil tanker stokes tension 

    TEHRAN - An Iranian lawmaker said on Saturday that Saudi Arabia's persistence in continued seizure of an Iranian oil tanker is stirring tensions in the region.

  • Leader 2019-07-03 15:01

    Leader: Saudi Arabia tasked to provide security for Hajj pilgrims

    TEHRAN - As the time for Abrahamic rituals of Hajj approaches, the time when Muslims visit Mecca to perform Hajj, officials of Iran’s Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization on Wednesday met with Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

  • Riyadh and Washington’s abject failure at G20 summit 2019-06-29 19:41

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    Riyadh and Washington’s abject failure at G20 summit

    TEHRAN – The meeting between the president of the United States of America and Saudi Arabia’s crown prince on the sidelines of the G20 summit demonstrated Riyadh and Washington’s failure to provoke hostility toward Iran.

  • Mike Pompeo 2019-06-29 13:53

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Why Pompeo is travelling to Middle East? 

    TEHRAN - American Secretary of States Mike Pompeo announced on Sunday that he will travel to Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates (UAE) to discuss the issues of western Asia. 

  • Saudi critical military positions targeted by Yemen 2019-06-29 13:32

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Saudi critical military positions targeted by Yemen

    TEHRAN - On Wednesday morning, it was reported that Yemen’s military and national groups launched an extensive attack on Abha Airport, in southwest of Saudi Arabia. 

  • Trump 2019-06-27 23:48

    At the G20, Trump will see failure everywhere he looks

    This weekend's G20 in Japan will be about as much fun for US President Donald Trump as bathing with a scouring pad. Even a man who enjoys confrontation as much as Trump can't be too excited at the failure that awaits him in Osaka.

  • abdollahian 2019-06-23 18:52

    Advisor warns trio of KSA, UAE, Bahrain about risking security in region

    TEHRAN (FNA) - Advisor to the Iranian Parliament Speaker Hossein Amir Abdollahian slammed Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain for allowing their lands be used as a platform for the U.S. military to spy on other countries of the region, and warned them against playing with regional security and stability.

  • US spy drone 2019-06-22 20:46

    Saudis lobbied UK to attack Iran after Trump pulled back: senior British official  

    TEHRAN – A Saudi intelligence official has lobbied the UK to conduct limited strikes on Iranian military targets after U.S. President Donald Trump allegedly cancelled such raids, a senior British official has said.

  • Saudi MKO 2019-06-22 19:22

    Leaked Audio Shows Saudi-MKO Collusion over Tanker Attacks

    A leaked audio of a phone conversation between two members of the anti-Iran terrorist group, the Mujahedin-e-Khalq Organization, reveals Saudi Arabia has colluded with the MKO elements to frame Iran for the recent tanker attacks in the Persian Gulf.

  • jubeir 2019-06-21 18:55

    By staff and agency

    Jubeir: We do not want war with Iran

    Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Thursday that his country does not want war with Iran.

  • Yemen 2019-06-20 02:16

    By Ali Azimi

    The Guardian tells of UK crimes in the Yemeni war

    The role of London in killing innocent people

    TEHRAN - the UK continues to support the killing of Yemeni people by Riyadh and Abu Dhabi, with support from Saudi Arabia and other dictatorial regimes in the West Asian region. Undoubtedly, in the near future, the role of London in killing innocent Yemeni people will be more clearly identified.

  • Beach Handball 2019-06-17 17:49

    Iran extend winning run at Asian Beach Handball C’ship

    TEHRAN – Iran earned their third successive win at the Asian Beach Handball Championship 2019 in Weihai, China on Monday.

  • FAO warns of another desert locust breakout in Iran 2019-06-10 21:20

    FAO warns of another desert locust breakout in Iran

    TEHRAN — In mid-May, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) warned of another desert locust breakout in mid-June in Iran if the current situation is not controlled.

  • Saudi Arabia And United Arab Emirate crown prince 2019-06-09 00:33

    By Fatemeh Salehi

    Failed plans for spreading Iranophobia: Saudi and UAE frustrated

    TEHRAN - Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), U.S. and the Zionist regime once again have failed in their attempt to spread Iranophobia; this time they accused Iran of being involved in Fujairah explosions, but their lies were soon exposed as it was revealed that they have no kind of proof or evidence for their claims.

  • Former Qatari PM urges normal ties with Iran 2019-06-08 19:02

    Former Qatari PM urges normal ties with Iran

    TEHRAN – Qatar’s former prime minister, Hamad bin Jassim al-Thani, has called for peace with Iran, saying “we cannot fight them when we share the same fields of gas and oil.”

  • ‘U.S., Israel won’t allow the likes of Saudis to acquire atomic bomb’ 2019-06-08 18:56

    ‘U.S., Israel won’t allow the likes of Saudis to acquire atomic bomb’

    TEHRAN – An expert on Middle East affairs believes that the United States and Israel would never allow the likes of Saudi Arabia to acquire nuclear weapons because the Zionist regime wants to be the only superpower and nuclear power in the region.

  • FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers 2019-06-08 17:58

    Iran discover fate in FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers

    TEHRAN – Iran are drawn in Group E along with Saudi Arabia, Syria and Qatar in the 2021 FIBA Asia Cup qualifiers.

  • abdollahian 2019-06-07 20:04

    Advisor denounces US-KSA-UAE support for killing Sudanese demonstrators

    TEHRAN - Hossein Amir Abdollahian, a senior foreign policy advisor to the Iranian parliament speaker, on Thursday condemned the U.S., the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) and the United Arab Emirates (UEA) for supporting the killing of Sudanese demonstrators.

  • leader 2019-06-04 22:17

    Ayatollah Khamenei : Costs of resistance less than submission

    Leader: Trump cannot deceive Iranian officials and people

    Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Iran’s people and authorities will not fall for US President Donald Trump’s political ploys.

  • Mecca summits 2019-06-02 10:20

    The costly Saudi defeat in Mecca

    TEHRAN- Officials in the Saudi regime are extremely dissatisfied with the results of the Mecca summits. The meetings in Mecca showed that Riyadh was no longer in power in the region's equilibrium. On the other hand, the support of the United States and the Zionist regime from Saudi Arabia could not prevent the gradual death of the Saudis.