Ayatollah Ebrahim Raisi


  • Iran FM Yesterday 21:51

    Iran lays out new foreign policy doctrine at UNGA

    TEHRAN – After years of on-again, off-again talks with the West over a 2015 nuclear deal that overwhelmingly dominated its foreign policy, Iran is slowly moving toward a broader foreign policy that is not confined to the tattered nuclear deal. 

  • Iran president showers wartime veterans with praise 2021-09-21 19:12

    Iran president showers wartime veterans with praise

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Ayatollah Seyed Ebrahim Raisi has participated in a ceremony held to commemorate the services rendered by wartime veterans, noting that praising veterans prevents “ignorance”. 

  • MP 2021-09-20 21:03

    Raisi administration seeks to thwart sanctions, MP says

      TEHRAN - A member of the National Security Committee of the Iranian Parliament (Majlis) says the approach of the Raisi administration is to promote economic capacity at home and to negotiate at the international stage, and this will neutralize the sanctions.

  • Ayatollah Raisi 2021-09-18 18:34

    Iran and Tajikistan hope to open new chapter in ties 

    TEHRAN - President Ebrahim Raisi of Iran who had visited Dushanbe to participate in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit held talks with his Tajik counterpart Emomali Rahmon on Saturday.

  • SCO 2021-09-17 21:34

    With SCO membership, Iran rolls out new orientation

    TEHRAN – While the West impatiently waits for an affirmative nod from Iran for resuming the stalled Vienna nuclear talks over reviving a 2015 nuclear deal, the new administration of Iran patiently carves a strategic path toward cementing ties with the East.

  • Meeting 2021-09-17 19:33

    Iran president, Pakistan PM insist on formation of comprehensive government in Afghanistan 

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan insisted on the need for formation of an inclusive government in Afghanistan during a meeting on the fringes of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit held in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on Thursday afternoon.

  • SCO 2021-09-14 22:12

    SCO ready to give Iran full membership

    TEHRAN – In mid-August, while the world was focused on understanding the orientation of the newly-inaugurated government of Ayatollah Seyed Ebrahim Raisi, Iran’s top security official, Ali Shamkhani, dropped a bombshell that continues to reverberate across the West Asia region.

  • Meeting 2021-09-12 22:12

    Iran, Iraq boost ties amid regional reconciliation push

    TEHRAN – During his visit to Tehran, Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi addressed many bilateral issues and discussed ways to boost ties with Iran in an arduous effort to balance Iraq’s relations with key stakeholders in the region.

  • rrr 2021-09-11 16:15

    President Raisi visits South Khorasan to follow up on development programs

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi has traveled to the northeastern South Khorasan Province on Friday to explore the issues in the province and to follow up on the implementation of the government’s development programs in the region, IRNA reported.

  • Vienna talks 2021-09-10 21:47

    U.S. pushes for resumption of Vienna talks as Iran urges patience

    TEHRAN – While Iran has made it clear that the resumption of the Vienna nuclear talks is only a matter of time, western parties to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal mount pressures on Tehran to resume the talks in the latest sign that U.S. sanctions have failed to intimidate Iran.

  • Summit 2021-08-29 21:29

    Iran embarks on a new regional policy

    TEHRAN – From the beginning, the new Iranian government of Ayatollah Seyed Ebrahim Raisi made it clear that change in the executive branch would bring about a shift in foreign policy.

  • Leader 2021-08-29 11:35

    Leader: Diplomacy should not be tied to nuclear issue

    TEHRAN — Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Saturday that diplomacy should not be tied to the nuclear dispute with the United States.

  • Raisi 2021-08-28 18:40

    Ayatollah Raisi outlines immediate plan to tackle Khuzestan challenges 

    TEHRAN – In his first provincial visit as president, Ayatollah Seyed Ebrahim Raisi traveled to the southwestern province of Khuzestan where he underlined the need to immediately address the challenges facing this strategically important province. 

  • Diplomat 2021-08-15 16:33

    Raisi’s pick for foreign minister presents his plans

    TEHRAN - Hossein Amirabdollahian, new Iranian President Ayatollah Seyed Ebrahim Raisi’s pick for foreign minister, has attended a meeting at the Iranian parliament intended to study his plans for Iran’s foreign policy. 

  • Iran charts out new foreign policy course 2021-08-14 19:51

    Iran charts out new foreign policy course

    TEHRAN – After 16 years of being on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, Iran will soon acquire full membership in the international body, ushering in a new era of more balanced foreign policy that is expected to set the country on a path of development. 

  • Candidates 2021-06-30 20:29

    Iran, U.S. presidential elections compared

    Post-election: Iran vs. U.S.

    TEHRAN – In a remarkable sign of unity and harmony, all former election rivals met with the Iranian president-elect to express readiness to cooperate with the new government in advancing the interests of the country, a move that stood in stark contrast to what happened in the United States during its November election.

  • Ayatollah Raisi 2021-05-02 17:33

    Raisi holds large leads over others in opinion poll

    TEHRAN – Presumptive presidential candidate Ayatollah Seyed Ibrahim Raisi is leading all other potential candidates in the upcoming presidential election of Iran, a recent poll showed. 

  • Ebrahim Raisi 2021-03-14 19:02

    No one allowed to violate law, top judge says

    TEHRAN – Ayatollah Ebrahim Raisi, who visited the northern province of Mazandaran on Sunday, said no organization or person is allowed to violate law, warning that if an official breaches law he will face harsher penalty.