Iran

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  • Iraqi PM 2020-06-20 18:03

    By staff and agency

    Iraqi PM to visit Iran

    Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi is planning his first foreign tour with visits to the United States, Iran and Saudi Arabia.

  • Amir Hatami 2020-06-20 18:01

    Hatami: Enemies are fearful of Iran’s missile power

    TEHRAN - Defense Minister Amir Hatami said on Saturday that enemies are fearful of Iran’s military power especially in the area of missile capabilities.

  • stephen Lendman 2020-06-20 16:27

    By Payman Yazdani, Morteza Rahmani

    Iran-Venezuela alliance a glorious example for nations to follow: American analyst

    TEHRAN – An American columnist and political author says the Iran-Venezuela alliance against the US is a glorious model for other nations to stand against Washington's hegemonic policies.

  • Messages of US spy drone shoot-down, Will US learn lessons? 2020-06-20 13:24

    By Mohammad Ali Haqshenas

    Messages of US spy drone shoot-down, Will US learn lessons?

    TEHRAN – One year has passed since a pivotal point in the history of Iran-US tensions – the day when the White House opened its eyes towards the truth of Iran's defense power.

  • Abdolreza Faraji-Rad 2020-06-19 16:09

    U.S. seeks to make Iran hold new talks: ex-diplomat

    TEHRAN - Abdolreza Faraji-Rad, Iran’s former ambassador to Norway, has said that the United States seeks to exert pressure on Iran to make the country hold new talks with Washington.

  • It is time to hold U.S. accountable for human rights violations: Iran 2020-06-19 16:07

    It is time to hold U.S. accountable for human rights violations: Iran

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry said a statement on Thursday suggesting that it is time for the world to hold the United States’ administration accountable for violating human rights.

  • Mikhail Ulyanov 2020-06-19 15:51

    Russia calls IAEA’s resolution counterproductive

    TEHRAN - Mikhail Ulyanov, Russia’s permanent representative to the Vienna-based international organizations, has said that an anti-Iran resolution adopted by the International Atomic Energy Agency’s Board of Governors is “counterproductive”.

  • Zarif - Lavrov 2020-06-19 15:41

    By staff and agency

    Russia promises to stand by Iran on nuclear deal

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday that Moscow vows to stand by Iran on nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, and resist attempts to promote an anti-Iran agenda.

  • Zarif 2020-06-19 12:25

    Iran has 'nothing to hide', Zarif tells Europeans

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday reacted to a draft resolution submitted to the International Atomic Energy Agency’s Board of Governors by the Europeans, saying that Tehran has "nothing to hide".

  • Iran likely to resume flights to Turkey on June 20 after 3-month suspension 2020-06-15 23:26

    Iran likely to resume flights to Turkey on June 20 after 3-month suspension

    TEHRAN – Flights to Turkey will likely be resumed on June 20 after nearly three months of suspension over the COVID-19 pandemic, a senior Iranian aviation official was quoted as saying by Press TV on Sunday.

  • Iran to try building homegrown capsule hotels 2020-06-15 23:03

    Iran to try building homegrown capsule hotels

    TEHRAN – Iran will be trying to domestically make sophisticated capsule hotels to promote cheap and basic overnight accommodation for travelers.

  • Abbas Mousavi 2020-06-15 19:12

    ‘Defaming Iran which has been hosting Afghans for four decades unacceptable’

    TEHRAN - As a country which has been warmly hosting millions of Afghan immigrants for four decades, propaganda campaign against Iran is not acceptable, Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Monday.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif, Mevlut Cavusoglu 2020-06-15 18:48

    Zarif says Tehran to host Syria talks within Astana format

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif announced on Monday that Tehran will soon host a meeting on Syria on the basis of the Astana talks.

  • Rafael Grossi 2020-06-15 18:31

    By staff and agency

    IAEA to continue verification in Iran

    Rafael Grossi, the director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, said on Monday that the agency continues to verify the non-diversion of nuclear material declared by Iran under its Safeguards Agreement.

  • Welcome to incredible rainbow mountains in northwest Iran! 2020-06-15 16:28

    Photo: Mehdi Almasi

    Welcome to incredible rainbow mountains in northwest Iran!

    There are many top reasons to visit Iran, from its diverse natural geography to its cultural festivals, the remnants of ancient civilizations, and maybe above all; its hospitable people. If you are a nature photography enthusiast, or simple a nature lover, or trekker looking for an amazing place which looks like walking on another planet, the colorful Aladaghlar Mountains is an option. They are situated along a road that connects Ahar to Tabriz northwest Iran. Few places on Earth feature such dazzling painted mountains such as Zhangye National Geopark in China and Ausangate mountains in Peru

  • John Calabrese 2020-06-14 20:30

    Trump seeks to solidify electoral base by renewing arms embargo on Iran: American scholar

    TEHRAN - John Calabrese, a professor at American University in Washington and a scholar at the Middle East Institute, has said that U.S. President Donald Trump seeks to solidify electoral base by renewal of an arms embargo on Iran.

  • علیرضا بیرانوند 2020-06-14 19:50

    Beiranvand prevented from travel to Belgium

    TEHRAN- Alireza Beiranvand’s travel to Belgium was hindered because he could not get the necessary permission for the trip.

  • IAEA 2020-06-14 19:34

    Iran to be the focus of attention at IAEA board session: Russia

    TEHRAN - Mikhail Ulyanov, Russia’s permanent representative to the Vienna-based international organizations, has said that Iran is expected to be the focus of attention in virtual session of the International Atomic Energy Agency’s Board of Governors.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2020-06-14 17:29

    ‘Trump makes new mistakes to make up for his past mistakes’

    Zarif rejects claims of Iran’s role in Saudi oil attacks as unfounded

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has rejected claims that Iran was behind attacks on Saudi oil installations in November 2019 as “unfounded”.

  • Joe Biden 2020-06-14 13:35

    By Javad Heirannia

    'Biden would seek to reenter JCPOA'

    “Trump engaged in ‘scorched earth’ policy to destroy JCPOA completely”, says Sina Azodi

    TEHRAN – A non-resident fellow at Atlantic Council is of the opinion that if Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden wins the November elections, he will continue pressuring Beijing to contain China but he would seek rejoining the JCPOA, the official name for the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

  • Pretty in pink: Maharloo Lake lures nature lovers  2020-06-14 11:32

    Pretty in pink: Maharloo Lake lures nature lovers 

    Maharloo Lake with an area of 600 sq. km is situated on the outskirts of Shiraz, southern Iran, and is a perfect stopover for nature lovers. The lake turns pink all for a good reason. The growth of bacteria and particularly seaweeds come to change the color of the water body which is rich in potassium and salts.

  • Warren Rosenblum 2020-06-14 09:11

    U.S. attempt to extend arms embargo on Iran is ‘shameful’: Webster University prof.

    TEHRAN - Warren Rosenblum, a professor at Webster University, has said that the United States’ attempt to extend arms embargo on Iran is “unjustified” and “shameful”.

  • All Iranian airports shielded against virus pandemic: EASA 2020-06-13 19:05

    All Iranian airports shielded against virus pandemic: EASA

    TEHRAN – The European Union Aviation Safety Agency has recently published a list of airports worldwide it has concluded being shielded against the coronavirus outbreak, evaluating “all airports” in Iran as safe.

  • Iran’s Baghali-ghatogh amongst world’s top egg dishes 2020-06-13 19:03

    Iran’s Baghali-ghatogh amongst world’s top egg dishes

    TEHRAN – Baghali-ghatogh, a thick stew of eggs, beans, and dill, which is of high popularity in northern Iran, has recently been shortlisted as one of the top egg dishes in the world.

  • Sima Alipour 2020-06-13 17:13

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    From suicide to happiness: meet Iran’s mother of brides

    TEHRAN – Sima Alipour, a 26-year-old girl, is called Iran’s mother of brides. A couple of years ago, she felt totally lost in the pitch blackness and decided to die, but a sparkle of hope enlightened her life so that she has helped so far hundreds of financially-struggling couples to start married life.

  • Ali Rabiei 2020-06-13 17:11

    ‘Iran does not take Trump’s readiness for talks seriously’

    U.S. has left no option but to resist bullying, Iran’s Rabiei says

    TEHRAN - Government spokesman Ali Rabiei has said that Iran does not take U.S. President Donald Trump’s readiness for talks seriously.

  • Abbas Araghchi 2020-06-13 15:36

    Iranian diplomat calls for continuation of consultation with Japan

    TEHRAN - Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi has called for continuation of consultation and cooperation with Japan.

  • Head of Social Workers Association clarifies child labor in Iran 2020-06-13 11:48

    Head of Social Workers Association clarifies child labor in Iran

    Seyed Hassan Mousavi Chalak, head of Iranian Social Workers Association, elaborates the causes of child labor, and the barriers to reduction of this phenomenon during an interview with the Tehran Times journalist at his office on June 10, 2020.

  • Annual handicraft exports fetches Iran $523m 2020-06-12 21:33

    Annual handicraft exports fetches Iran $523m

    TEHRAN – Iran exported $523 million worth of handicrafts during the past calendar year 1398 (ended March 19), tourism minister has said.

  • Meet Iranian man weaving reed mats for decades 2020-06-12 21:31

    Meet Iranian man weaving reed mats for decades

    Iranian crafter Hassan Heidari, nicknamed Abu-Abdollah, weaves flattened reeds to make a traditional mattress in a village near the southwestern city of Ahvaz on June 12, 2020.