• Leader: Trust in the West does not work

    Leader: Trust in the West does not work

    In his last meeting with the President and the Cabinet members of the 12th administration, Ayatollah Khamenei described the West as being unreliable when it comes to honoring their promises, “It became clear in this administration that trusting the West will not work as they are not going to help us and they will strike a blow whenever they can. When they do not strike a blow, it is because they do not have the means to do so. Whenever they could, they struck a blow. This is a very important lesson.”

  • Iran reacts to developments in Tunisia

    Iran reacts to developments in Tunisia

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh reacted on Tuesday to developments in Tunisia, calling on both sides of the conflict to maintain empathy.

  • Nuclear spokesman briefs MPs about nuclear steps

    Nuclear spokesman briefs MPs about nuclear steps

    TEHRAN - Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi has reported to the parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Committee on the implementation of the nuclear law on strategic action to lift sanctions and protect Iran's national interests.

  • Iran’s special envoy reassures Afghanistan of Tehran’s supports

    Iran’s special envoy reassures Afghanistan of Tehran’s supports

    TEHRAN - Mohammad Ebrahim Taherian, the special representative of the Iranian Foreign Ministry for Afghanistan, and his accompanying delegation met with Afghan Foreign Minister Mohammad Hanif Atmar in Kabul on Monday, discussing the latest developments surrounding Afghanistan.

  • Iranian Intelligence Ministry deals ‘heavy blow’ to Mossad agents

    Iranian Intelligence Ministry deals ‘heavy blow’ to Mossad agents

    TEHRAN — A network of agents aligned to the Zionist regime's spy service (Mossad) has been captured after entering bases in Iran’s western borders, the director-general of the counterintelligence department at Iran’s Intelligence Ministry announced on Tuesday.

  • Iran Majlis speaker arrives in Syria for economic talks

    Iran Majlis speaker arrives in Syria for economic talks

    TEHRAN – Iranian Majlis Speaker Mohammad Bagher Qalibaf arrived in Damascus on Tuesday for talks to boost economic cooperation between Tehran and Damascus. 

  • Hajj and the struggle against the apartheid regime of Israel

    By Dina Yulianti

    Hajj and the struggle against the apartheid regime of Israel

    TEHRAN- One of the messages of Hajj is to fight racism. Everyone who performs Hajj must perform tawaf and sa'i. During tawaf, a pilgrim must also circle the tomb of Sayidah Hajar, which is attached to one part of the Kaaba. Then, he or she must perform sa'i, to run back and forth, from Safa to Marwah. 

  • Unfulfilled expectations

    U.S. fails to meet Iraqi demands on troops withdrawal

    Unfulfilled expectations

    TEHRAN – Leaders of Iraq and the United States have sealed an agreement on ending the latter’s combat mission in Iraq. Many Iraqi political circles have cautiously welcomed the deal, though it stopped short of ending the U.S. military presence in Iraq.

  • 36 terrorists arrested in Iran: 11 in Fars, 25 in other provinces

    36 terrorists arrested in Iran: 11 in Fars, 25 in other provinces

    TEHRAN - Security forces have succeeded to disbanded a Takfiri terrorist group that had intended to carry out simultaneous terrorist attacks in several Iranian provinces under the direction of the intelligence services of two foreign countries, a local official From Fars province announced on Monday.

  • Iranian, Russian navy chiefs hold talks

    Iranian, Russian navy chiefs hold talks

    TEHRAN — Iranian Navy Commander Admiral Hossein Khanzadi met with Admiral Nikolai Yevmenov, commander of the Russian Navy, to discuss ways to expand maritime cooperation. .