• Armenian ambassador 2022-04-26 21:31

    Raisi says Iran opposes war, unilateralism

    Ambassadors of Latvia, Estonia, Montenegro, Nepal, Armenia and Burundi submit credentials to Raisi

    TEHRAN - President Ebrahim Raisi received the credentials of the new ambassadors of Latvia, Estonia, Montenegro, Nepal, Armenia and Burundi in separate meetings on Monday.

  • Commander 2022-04-16 17:54

    Iran monitoring Israeli moves to change regional geopolitical situation: commander

    TEHRAN - The commander of Iran’s Army Ground Force has underlined that Israel established a presence in the Caucasus region during the 2021 war between Armenia and Azerbaijan, noting that Iran successfully foiled the Israeli plots to change the geopolitics of the region.

  • 43rd anniversary of Islamic Revolution 2022-02-11 21:17

    Foreign leaders congratulate Iran on Islamic Revolution anniversary

    TEHRAN — On the 43rd anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution, several prominent foreign leaders sent congratulatory messages to top Iranian officials, including Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, President Ebrahim Raisi, and Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf.

  • Iran Armenia ties 2022-02-07 18:14

    Iran congratulates Armenia on anniversary of diplomatic ties

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian has sent a message to his Armenian counterpart Ararat Mirzoyan congratulating him on the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

  • 3+3 format 2021-12-11 21:40

    3+3 group discuss situation in the Caucasus

    TEHRAN - The first session of regional cooperation within the framework of 3+3 group consisting of three southern Caucasus countries (Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia) and three neighboring countries including Russia, Turkey and the Islamic Republic of Iran was held at the level of deputy foreign ministers in Moscow.

  • Armenia 2021-11-26 21:23

    Iran, Armenia FMs hold phone talks

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and his Armenian counterpart Ararat Mirzoyan have held a phone conversation in which they discussed a range of bilateral and regional issues.

  • Mohammad Farazmand 2021-11-23 21:21

    Ambassador: Iran welcomes Erdogan’s 3+3 format

    TEHRAN — In an article published on Tuesday, Iranian Ambassador to Ankara Mohammad Farazmand said that Iran welcomes Turkey’s proposed 3+3 format to solve conflicts in the South Caucasus.

  • Amir Abdollahian Armenia 2021-11-23 18:52

    Iran FM, president receive credentials of new ambassadors

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and Iranian President Ayatollah Seyed Ebrahim Raisi have received a copy of credentials of a number of new ambassadors.

  • Amir Abdollahian Mustafayev 2021-11-22 21:35

    Azeri deputy prime minister holds ‘constructive’ talks in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman has praised the visit by a senior Azerbaijani official to Tehran, describing the visit as “constructive.”

  • Fada Hossein Maleki 2021-11-20 19:05

    Iran's entry in six-party talks will help stabilize South Caucasus: MP

    TEHRAN - A member of the parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Committee has said that Iran's participation in the six-party talks on the South Caucasus conflict would bring security and stability back to the region, IRIB news agency reported on Saturday.

  • Raisi Putin 2021-11-16 20:28

    Iran, Russia eye comprehensive cooperation

    TEHRAN – Iran and Russia took one step closer to finalizing a comprehensive document on long-term cooperation à la the one finalized between Tehran and Beijing.

  • Amir-Abdollahian 2021-11-06 21:38

    ‘Tehran-Baku diplomacy at its peak’

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and his Azeri counterpart, Jeyhun Bayramov, discussed bilateral relations in a telephone conversation on November 6.

  • 3+3 2021-11-06 21:37

    3+3 format on Karabakh: The best way forward

    TEHRAN – With tensions in the South Caucasus subsiding by the day, diplomatic contacts between the countries of the region take on a renewed importance in terms of avoiding misunderstanding.

  • Hossein Amir Abdollahian 2021-11-05 21:09

    Amir Abdollahian: Tehran-Baku ties continue in a positive direction

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian has said although there might be differences of opinion with the Republic of Azerbaijan on some issues, it is important to note that there is a serious will on both sides to overcome the obstacles, the Iranian Foreign Ministry website reported.

  • Iran FM 2021-11-01 20:47

    Iran FM meets foreign ambassadors

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian met with a number of outgoing and incoming ambassadors on Sunday.

  • Armen Sarkissian 2021-10-31 21:36

    Armenian president hails ties with Iran

    TEHRAN — Emphasizing that his country's relations with Iran as a neighbor have always been good, the Armenian president has said what happened during the war in southern Armenia in 2020 was directly related to Iran.

  • Abbas Badakhshan Zohouri 2021-10-26 10:49

    ‘Iran-Armenia economic relations have not kept pace with political proximity’

    Ambassador: Forcing Iranian trucks to pay tolls is against tripartite agreement

    TEHRAN- "According to the tripartite talks between Russia, Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan in the ceasefire agreement, the transit road was supposed to have its former status in order to complete the new road," the Iranian ambassador in Armenia, Abbas Badakhshan Zohuri, has said in an interview with Tasnim published on Monday.

  • Iran-Azerbaijan 2021-10-24 23:14

    A manufactured crisis Azerbaijan must avoid

    TEHRAN — After Amir Abdollahian’s phone call with his Azeri counterpart Jeyhun Bayramov, Iranian social media exploded with an astounding piece of news. The Republic of Azerbaijan blocked the Azeri Sahar TV website, as well as religious websites close to Iran.

  • Iran-Azerbaijan 2021-10-24 19:56

    Iranian, Azerbaijani FMs hold phone talks

    TEHRAN – Iranian and Azerbaijani foreign ministers held the second phone conversation in less than a month amid border tensions between Tehran and Baku that resulted in a media war of words and extensive diplomatic contacts.

  • اسکندر مومنی 2021-10-19 18:08

    ‘Azerbaijan should respect Iran’s drug control efforts’

    TEHRAN – The Iranian director of headquarters for the fight against narcotics, Eskandar Momeni, has urged Azerbaijani officials to respect the public opinion and its people and to see the position of Iran in the fight against narcotics trafficking.

  • Aliyev 2021-10-16 20:40

    Deciphering Azerbaijani president's provocations against Iran

    TEHRAN – Is Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev sleepwalking into a conflict beyond his country’s capacity? Observers in the region gave intriguing answers to this question.

  • Abbas Zadeh Meshkini 2021-10-16 19:14

    MP says Azeri president's remarks are against good neighborliness

    TEHRAN — Mahmoud Abbaszadeh Meshkini, the spokesman for the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the Iranian Parliament, has reacted to the recent remarks by Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.

  • Khatibzadeh 2021-10-16 18:12

    Iran rejects Azeri president’s ‘astonishing’ claims

    TEHRAN – Iran has responded to latest remarks by Azeri President Ilham Aliyev who accused Iran of drug trafficking in collaboration with Armenia amid ongoing tensions between Tehran and Baku.

  • Armenia 2021-10-13 22:35

    Armenian security chief: Aliyev's remarks do not help the negotiations

    TEHRAN — In an exclusive interview with the Tasnim news agency released on Wednesday, Armenia’s secretary of National Security Council has expressed his take on the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2021-10-13 21:27

    Amir Abdollahian says Tehran and Baku should not give enemies opportunity to undermine ties

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and his Azerbaijani counterpart Jeyhun Bayramov discussed the latest developments in bilateral relations in a telephone conversation on Tuesday.

  • Khatibzadeh 2021-10-11 21:40

    Tehran says won’t tolerate presence of Zionist forces near borders

    TEHRAN — Speaking at his weekly press briefing on Monday morning, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said relations between Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan have followed a correct logic so far.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2021-10-11 21:26

    Iran FM underscores importance of Tehran-Baku ties

    Amir Abdollahian says he will travel to Baku and Yerevan at proper time

    TEHRAN - Stressing that what are highlighted in the media should not affect the atmosphere of Tehran-Baku relations, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian has said "as the Armenian Foreign Minister visited Tehran, there is a possibility that the Foreign Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan will also pay a visit to Tehran."

  • Ali Rezaei 2021-10-08 21:29

    Any change in regional geopolitics is Iran's red line, MP warns

    TEHRAN - The representative of Kangavar in the Iranian Parliament has stressed the need to respect the territorial integrity and sovereignty of countries in the South Caucasus region, describing any change in the geopolitics of the region or borders as Iran's red line.

  • The Matenadaran – Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts, Yerevan, Armenia. 2021-10-03 18:45

    Iran seeks closer cooperation with Armenia on manuscript restoration   

    TEHRAN – The Iranian cultural attaché in the Armenian capital of Yerevan said that Iran is seeking closer cooperation with the country on the restoration of Persian manuscripts.

  • Kiomars Heydari 2021-10-02 21:40

    Iranian commander: Military exercises intended to improve readiness

    TEHRAN — Brigadier General Kiomars Heydari, commander of the Army Ground Force, said on Saturday that Iran has never invaded any country over the last two centuries and has no intention to conquer any neighbor, noting Iran’s exercises are only aimed to improved military readiness.