Ali Akbar Velayati

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  • Iraq a source of pride for Arab world, Islam: Velayati 2019-08-06 17:34

    Iraq a source of pride for Arab world, Islam: Velayati

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, has said neighboring Iraq is a source of pride for the Arab world and Islam.

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-08-03 13:31

    Americans furious with the way Zarif exposed their ‘wicked nature’, says Iran’s IRGC

    Iran’s IRGC, Army denounce U.S. sanctions on Zarif

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) and the Iranian Army have denounced the new U.S. sanctions on Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif as a “ridiculous” move which showed Washington’s “humiliating defeat” against the Islamic Republic.

  • Shamkhani 2019-07-23 19:08

    Any act against Iran is an act against resistance front, says Hamas official

    Fake plans against Palestinians will yield no fruit: Shamkhani

    TEHRAN - Ali Shamkhani, Iran’s secretary of Supreme National Security Council, said on Tuesday that “fake plans”, which are against “the will of Palestinian people” will bear no result.

  • Iran ready for higher uranium enrichment: top adviser 2019-07-06 19:16

    Iran ready for higher uranium enrichment: top adviser

    TEHRAN – A top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution says the Islamic Republic is ready for higher uranium enrichment because Europe has “indirectly violated” the nuclear deal. 

  • rallies 2019-05-31 19:51

    Iran marks International Quds Day

    TEHRAN - Iranians poured into the streets in large numbers in different cities across the country to mark International Quds Day, which falls on the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan.

  • ولایتی 2019-03-08 20:24

    Pakistan president, PM send letter to Ayatollah Khamenei 

    TEHRAN – On Thursday, Pakistan’s minister for railways carried a joint letter from his country’s President Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

  • ‘Warsaw summit prelude to Arab-Israeli coalition’ 2019-02-13 21:29

    ‘Warsaw summit prelude to Arab-Israeli coalition’

    TEHRAN – A top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution has warned of the conspiracy behind the Warsaw summit, describing it as a prelude to an Arab-Israeli coalition which aims to undermine the issue of Palestine.

  • muallem 2019-02-06 20:13

    Syria’s stability is Iran’s main objective, Rouhani says

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that Syria’s stability is an important objective of Iran.

  • zahar 2018-12-23 21:18

    Resistance facing opposition from Islamic world, Zarif regrets

    Backing Palestine is Iran’s principled policy: Zarif

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that supporting Palestine is Iran’s principled policy.

  • Trump showing true face of U.S. conspiratorial policies, Velayati says 2018-12-10 21:00

    Trump showing true face of U.S. conspiratorial policies, Velayati says

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Monday that the United States has failed to impose its will on others over the past 40 years and the trend will continue.

  • velayati 2018-11-26 21:10

    U.S. no longer superpower, Iran says

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Monday that the U.S. is in a difficult situation and is not a superpower anymore.

  • velayati 2018-11-14 20:17

    Washington seeks to institutionalize discourse of compromise: Velayati

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Wednesday that the U.S. is seeking to institutionalize the discourse of compromise.

  • 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.

  • Netanyahu acts like beggar: Iran’s Velayati 2018-07-18 21:14

    Netanyahu acts like a beggar: Iran’s Velayati

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, says Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu acts like a beggar by making travels to other countries to beg for others’ help.

  • velayati putin 2018-07-13 19:11

    Iranian, Russian and Turkish presidents to meet in Tehran to discuss Syria

    Velayati calls meeting with Putin very ‘constructive’, ‘transparent’ and ‘friendly’

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, announced on Thursday that the Iranian, Russian and Turkish presidents will meet in Tehran in the near future to discuss the Syrian crisis.

  • Iran, Russia 2018-07-13 18:31

    Russia ready to invest $50b in Iran’s oil, gas projects

    TEHRAN- Ali Akbar Velayati, an international adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said that Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced his country’s readiness to make $50 billion of investment in Iran’s oil and gas projects.

  • Velayati: U.S. common enemy of Iran, Iraq 2018-07-12 13:04

    Velayati: U.S. common enemy of Iran, Iraq

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, says Iran and Iraq have many common areas for expanding cooperation, adding the U.S. is the “common enemy” of the two nations.

  • ولایتی 2018-07-11 20:48

    Velayati calls Iran-Russia ties ‘strategic’

    Velayati says his strategic mission to Moscow not affected by ‘itinerant’ Netanyahu 

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, an international adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution who is in Russia for an official visit, has shrugged off the concurrent trip to Russia by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, saying “nobody cares” about the Netanyahu’s “baseless and illogical remarks”.

  • ولایتی 2018-07-10 20:48

    Velayati to carry Ayatollah Khamenei, Rouhani’s messages to Putin

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior Iranian politician, will travel to Moscow on Wednesday to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin.

  • Syrian higher education minister meets Iran’s Velayati 2018-07-04 11:26

    Syrian higher education minister meets Iran’s Velayati

    TEHRAN – Syrian Higher Education Minister Atef Naddaf met on Tuesday with Ali Akbar Velayati, the head of Azad University's board of founders, during which the sides discussed regional developments and the fight against terrorism.

  • ‘It won’t take much time for Iran to defeat sanctions’ 2018-06-29 19:42

    ‘It won’t take much time for Iran to defeat sanctions’

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Thursday that Iran ranks first among the regional powers and that the U.S. is trying to take revenge against Iran through sanctions.

  • quds day 2018-06-08 17:27

    Iran marks International Quds Day

    TEHRAN – Iranians poured into the streets in large numbers in different cities across the country to mark International Quds Day, which falls on the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan.

  • ولایتی 2018-05-16 21:54

    Iran’s Velayati: Renegotiating nuclear deal is an ‘illusion’

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, on Tuesday reiterated Tehran’s position that renegotiating the 2015 nuclear deal is an “illusion”.

  • دیدار رئیس دانشگاه ملی استرالیا با علی اکبر ولایتی 2018-05-15 19:10

    Relocation of U.S. embassy to Quds speeds up annihilation of Zionists: Velayati

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Tuesday that relocation of the U.S. embassy to al-Quds (Jerusalem) speeds up annihilation of the Zionist regime of Israel.

  • velayati 2018-05-12 20:46

    Trump insults 5+1 by exiting nuclear deal: Velayati

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump disrespected other members of the 5+1 group by pulling out of the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • velayati 2018-05-06 20:40

    Iran’s Velayati dares U.S. to try leaving JCPOA

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior advisor to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Sunday that Iran will make the U.S. “remorseful” if it ditches the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • netanyahu 2018-05-02 17:31

    Israel seeks survival in demonizing others: Iran

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Tuesday that leaders of the Zionist regime see their survival in portraying others as a threat.

  • Velayati: Iran ready to help Afghanistan in higher education 2018-04-23 03:21

    Velayati: Iran ready to help Afghanistan in higher education

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, the head of Azad University's board of founders, said on Sunday that Iran is ready to share its experiences in higher education with Afghanistan.

  • ‘We will be praying in the Holy Quds soon’ 2018-04-21 08:30

    ‘We will be praying in the Holy Quds soon’

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior advisor to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, has expressed hope that by restoring unity, Muslim nations would defeat Israel soon and hold prayers in al-Quds (Jerusalem), Tasnim reported.

  • Iran-China ties are ‘strategic’, says Velayati 2018-04-16 06:10

    Iran-China ties are ‘strategic’, says Velayati

    TEHRAN – Senior politician Ali Akbar Velayati said on Sunday that Iran and China have “constructive” and “strategic” ties.