Russia

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  • Novak 2018-10-05 21:26

    Moscow wants further cooperation with Iran: Novak

    Moscow is interested in continuing cooperation with Iran, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Wednesday.

  • Washington: Iran can use Russia-U.S. deconfliction line in Syria 2018-10-05 20:05

    Washington: Iran can use Russia-U.S. deconfliction line in Syria

    TEHRAN – The United States is urging Iran to use the U.S.-Russia deconfliction line in case of possible airstrikes in Syria, unlike a recent Iranian strike, which came with no warning, U.S. Central Command Commander General Joseph Votel said in a press briefing on Thursday.

  • S-400 missile system 2018-10-03 11:40

    President Putin to oversee the sale of air defence systems during his visit to India this week, Kremlin official says.

    Russia and India 'set to sign $5bn S-400 missile deal'

    Russia and India are set to sign a deal worth more than five billion dollars on the delivery of Russian S-400 missile systems to New Delhi, according to the Kremlin. 

  • گفتگو با سفیر کوبا 2018-10-03 08:45

    By Maryam Khormaei

    Cuban ambassador: The U.S. strategy is to provoke disappointment through economic hardship

    In an exclusive interview, Mr. Alexis Bandrich Vega Cuban ambassador to Iran discussed a host of issues with Tehran Times and Mehr News correspondent including the U.S. policy towards Cuba, the reason behind the popularity and even recent failure of some socialist governments as well as Tehran- Havana bilateral relations.

  • اس 300 2018-10-02 15:27

    By Somayeh Khomarbaqi

    S-300 missiles may help usher in the demise of U.S. unipolarity

    TEHRAN – Russia’s Ilyushin-20 military aircraft was shot down in western Syria with a Russian S-200 missile by Syrian air defense forces and all 15 crew of the plane were killed. Russia blamed Tel Aviv after authorities figured out what had happened. The Zionists didn’t know the consequences for their action. After the incident, Russia was determined to provide Damascus with the S-300 air defense missile.

  • Kallol Bhattacherjee 2018-10-01 17:37

    By: Syed Zafar Mehdi

    ‘Putin’s India visit will test Modi’s idea of ‘strategic autonomy’ for India’

    TEHRAN - Russian President Vladmir Putin will be visiting India next week (October 4-5) to attend the 19th India-Russia summit with focus on advancing bilateral ties between the two countries. New Delhi is hoping to build on the momentum of the successful summit held in Sochi in May this year and follow up on the ambitious defence deals.

  • UK PM Trade Envoy to Iran Lord Norman Lamont 2018-10-01 11:20

    By Marjohn Sheikhi

    U.S. running a real risk to international trading system: Lord Lamont

    TEHRAN– UK PM Trade Envoy to Iran Lord Norman Lamont said in an exclusive interview with Mehr News that U.S. President Trump’s extensive use of the sanctions regime is running a real risk to the international trading system.

  • UN 2018-09-30 14:44

    UN General Assembly 2018: The latest updates

    World leaders gathered in New York City on Saturday to take part in the fifth day of the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

  • India-Russia 2018-09-29 22:03

    By: Syed Zafar Mehdi

    India, Russia seek to evade U.S. sanctions and bolster defense cooperation

    TEHRAN - There is a palpable buzz in the policy circles of India ahead of Russian President Vladmir Putin’s much-anticipated visit to India next week (October 4-5). He will be attending the 19th India-Russia summit with focus on advancing bilateral ties between the two time-tested allies.

  • shamkhani 2018-09-28 22:08

    Israel will regret if it does not stop attacks on Syria: Iran

    TEHRAN - Ali Shamkhani, secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council, said on Thursday that Israel is seeking to perpetuate crisis in Syria by “directly” supporting terrorists and launching attacks on the Syrian and army and resistance forces fighting terrorism, warning that the Tel Aviv regime will “regret if it goes on with its attacks.

  • Iran-EU trade 2018-09-25 20:31

    EU, China, Russia defy Trump with plan to keep trading with Iran

    The European Union, China and Russia backed a mechanism to allow “legitimate” business to continue with Iran, a plan aimed at sidestepping American sanctions and allowing international trade to continue unimpeded as President Donald Trump pursues his "America First" agenda.

  • Javad Zarif - Federica Mogherini 2018-09-25 12:25

    EU and Iran agree on new payment system to skirt U.S. sanctions

    In a major snub to the United States, the European Union (EU) has decided to set up a new mechanism to enable legal trade with Iran without encountering U.S. sanctions. 

  • OPEC 2018-09-24 00:42

    OPEC, Russia rebuff Trump's call for immediate boost to oil output

    OPEC’s leader Saudi Arabia and its biggest oil-producer ally outside the group, Russia, ruled out on Sunday any immediate, additional increase in crude output, effectively rebuffing U.S. President Donald Trump’s calls for action to cool the market.

  • India-U.S.-Russia 2018-09-23 10:04

    U.S. warns India of sanctions over defense deal with Russia

    TEHRAN - Last week, Narendra Modi government in New Delhi cleared the way for a lucrative $2.2-billion frigates deal with Russia, which came after India had signed a historic defense deal with the U.S.

  • India-Russia 2018-09-18 09:17

    Despite U.S. pressure, India clears way for $2.2-billion defense deal with Russia

    TEHRAN - Barely two weeks after India signed a historic defense deal with the U.S. called Communications Compatibility and Security Agreement (CCSA), now the Narendra Modi government in New Delhi has cleared the way for an ambitious $2.2-billion frigates deal with Russia.

  • Netanyahu acts like beggar: Iran’s Velayati 2018-09-17 21:09

    Velayati: Russia, China are Iran’s major economic and political partners 

    TEHRAN – Senior Iranian politician Ali Akbar Velayati has provided an analysis of the Islamic Republic’s policy of orientation towards the East, saying Russia and China are Iran’s major political and economic partners in countering the U.S. hegemony, Tasnim reported.

  • Omid Shokri 2018-09-16 11:11

    By Payman Yazdani

    Turkey to continue buying gas from Iran despite U.S. sanctions: expert

    TEHRAN - Omid Shokri Kalehsar, a senior energy security analyst and PhD candidate in international relations, said in an exclusive interview with Mehr News Agency that Turkey is keen on buying natural gas from Iran with “reasonable price” in contrast to the price it pays for the gas imported from Russia and Azerbaijan.

  • Novak 2018-09-12 23:57

    Russia opposes U.S. sanctions on Iranian oil industry

    TEHRAN – Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak voiced concern over the impact of U.S. sanctions against Iran, Reuters reported.

  • Sergei Ryabkov 2018-09-12 19:58

    Russia, Iran, EU, China work to counter U.S.: Ryabkov

    Russia, Iran, Europe and China will intensify work in coming days to counter unilateral U.S. sanctions and Washington’s efforts to undermine a 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran, Russia’s deputy foreign minister said on Wednesday.

  • Trump 2018-09-12 10:28

    By Fatemeh Mohammadipour

    Everything will return to normal after Trump's gone: professor

    TEHRAN - President Donald Trump has done a lot of questionable action since he was in office, including issues within the United States - changing members of the cabinet, advisers and dismissal of director - and issues outside the United States, including the systematic withdrawal of international treaties and economic and political tensions with its former allies.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Russia says firm to maintain Iran nuclear deal 2018-09-09 20:21

    Russia says firm to maintain Iran nuclear deal

    TEHRAN – Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Friday that Moscow is determined to maintain the Iran nuclear deal jointly with other parties, Tele Trader reported, citing local media. 

  • Tehran summit shows resolve in terror fight: envoy 2018-09-09 06:31

    Tehran summit shows resolve in terror fight: envoy

    TEHRAN – Iranian Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanai said on Saturday that Tehran’s trilateral summit on Syria was a manifestation of the resolve by Iran, Turkey and Russia to fight terrorism.

  • Abdolnaser Hemmati 2018-09-08 18:12

    Iran joins hand with Russia, Turkey to dump dollar in trade

    TEHRAN – Iran has discussed trade in national currencies with Russia and Turkey in order to reduce the impact of U.S. dollar on the three countries’ trade and economies, ILNA reported on Saturday quoting Central bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati.

  • Idlib 2018-09-08 10:28

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Tripartite summit in Tehran; Idlib operation and the end of terrorist crisis in Syria

    Tehran hosted a tripartite summit with the presidents of Turkey, Russia and Iran on September 7, 2018. According to many observers, the summit result can determine the fate of Idlib in the northwest of Syria.

  • Press conference of Tehran Trilateral Summit on Syria 2018-09-08 09:30

    Press conference of Tehran Trilateral Summit on Syria

    TEHRAN– Presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey gathered here on Friday to discuss the latest developments in Syria. Tehran Times/ Majid Asgaripour

  • لاریجانی 2018-09-07 23:19

    By Mehdi Sepahvand - Head of Political Desk

    Larijani leads parliamentary team to Russia, Belarus 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani headed a parliamentary delegation to Russia and Belarus in a two-day visit that ended on Friday. 

  • Iran's Leader receives Turkish, Russian presidents in Tehran 2018-09-07 23:18

    Russian, Turkish presidents meet Leader as they attend Tehran summit on Syria

    Ayatollah Khamenei says as in Syria Iran and Russia can ‘contain’ dangerous U.S.

    TEHRAN – Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan met separately on Friday with Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Tehran.