Bahram Qassemi

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  • qassemi Today 15:57

    Iran expresses sympathy with Californian people

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has expressed sympathy with people in California, where wildfires have ravaged and left 59 people killed.

  • qassemi 2018-11-14 14:01

    Sadistic Bolton enjoys harassing Iran, Foreign Ministry says

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Tuesday that John Bolton, the national security advisor to President Trump, suffers from sadism of causing pain for Iran.

  • Tehran condemns terrorist attack in Mosul 2018-11-12 08:09

    Tehran condemns terrorist attack in Mosul

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Sunday denounced as “shameful and inhumane” the recent deadly car bombing in the Iraqi city of Mosul.

  • Iran: Sanctions will fail to bear fruit 2018-11-06 07:33

    Iran: Sanctions will fail to bear fruit

    TEHRAN – U.S. sanctions against Iran are facing with global defiance and Washington will fail to achieve its desired plans by returning sanctions, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Monday.

  • Tehran condemns terrorist attack on Egypt’s Christians 2018-11-03 21:41

    Tehran condemns terrorist attack on Egypt’s Christians

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has strongly condemned a terrorist attack on a bus carrying Egyptian Christians, which killed and wounded 26 people.

  • Zarif in Turkey to attend D-8 ministerial summit 2018-11-02 23:46

    Zarif in Turkey to attend D-8 ministerial summit

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Friday that later in the day Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif would leave Tehran for Turkey to attend a ministerial meeting of the D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation.

  • Tehran condoles with Afghanistan over chopper crash 2018-10-31 20:57

    Tehran condoles with Afghanistan over chopper crash

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has voiced regret over the deadly crash of an army helicopter in Western Afghanistan, which claimed the lives of all crew members and passengers including several military and government officials.

  • qassemi 2018-10-31 20:26

    Denmark uses allegation to push for fresh anti-Iran sanctions

    Tehran rejects Denmark's claim about thwarted assassination plot

    TEHRAN – Iran has "strongly" dismissed the claim made by Danish intelligence chief Finn Borch Andersen that an Iranian intelligence service had tried to carry out a plot to assassinate an Iranian Arab opposition figure on Denmark's soil.

  • qassemi 2018-10-31 20:23

    Iran not ready to pay for world’s expediency unaided: Qassemi 

    TEHRAN - In an interview with ISNA, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has said that Iran has complied with the JCPOA to date, but the country requires the cooperation of other signatories to the deal in the face of the U.S.’s unjust obstruction of the agreements. 

  • Iran denounces killing of Shiite mourners in Nigeria 2018-10-31 08:26

    Iran denounces killing of Shiite mourners in Nigeria

    TEHRAN – Iran has strongly denounced the recent deadly incident in Nigeria in which several Shiite mourners were killed by security forces.

  • qassemi 2018-10-27 20:43

    Zionist regime seeks division among Muslim countries: Iran

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Friday that the Zionist regime of Israel seeks to cause division among the Muslim countries to cover 70 years of occupation and aggression.

  • qassemi 2018-10-27 04:10

    Advisors misinform Trump, Iran says

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has said that President Donald Trump is being misinformed about the Middle East by the team of his advisors.

  • Rescue of kidnapped border guards first test for Imran Khan: Iran 2018-10-24 08:27

    Rescue of kidnapped border guards first test for Imran Khan: Iran

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister spokesman Bahram Qassemi has said a rescue of the abducted Iranian border guards could be the first test for Pakistan’s newly-elected Prime Minister Imran Khan regarding Tehran-Islamabad ties.

  • Bahram Qassemi 2018-10-21 20:42

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    Tehran says still can’t understand why Canada unilaterally cut ties

    TEHRAN - Tehran still cannot understand why Canada unilaterally severed diplomatic ties with Iran, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi told the Tehran Times on Sunday after a former Canadian diplomat had criticized Ottawa for the current diplomatic blackout.

  • qassemi 2018-10-21 20:41

    Iran denies meddling in U.S. mid-term elections

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry has denied allegations of interference in the United States’ mid-term congressional elections, saying the Islamic Republic’s principled policy is not to interfere in the internal affairs of other countries. 

  • Iran sympathizes with India over train accident 2018-10-21 10:47

    Iran sympathizes with India over train accident

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Friday expressed regret over a train accident in northern India which led to the death and injury of dozens of people.

  • fatf 2018-10-20 19:47

    Iran urges FATF to focus on technical reports

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Friday that the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) should focus on technical reports and avoid any political motivations.

  • Sanctions originate from U.S. ‘blind hostility’: Iran 2018-10-18 09:02

    Sanctions originate from U.S. ‘blind hostility’: Iran

    TEHRAN – The new U.S. sanctions against Iran are part of a psychological war, “a clear insult to legal and international mechanisms” and a result of “blind hostility toward the Iranian nation”, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Wednesday.

  • Iran says studying opening of EU office in Tehran 2018-10-15 22:15

    Iran says studying opening of EU office in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has said Iran is considering the opening of a European Union office in Tehran and that both sides are weighing the conditions and possibilities on the matter.

  • Iran summons German ambassador over extradition of diplomat 2018-10-11 16:55

    Iran summons German ambassador over extradition of diplomat

    TEHRAN – Lamenting Germany’s extradition of an Iranian diplomat to Belgium, months after he was arrested on suspicion of plotting a bomb attack on a meeting of Mujahedin Khalq Organization (MKO) in Paris, the Iranian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday summoned the German ambassador to Tehran.

  • qassemi 2018-10-09 18:48

    Iran names ambassadors to China, India

    TEHRAN - Without giving their names, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has said that Iran’s new ambassadors to China and New Delhi have been appointed.

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2018-10-07 10:11

    Tehran strongly condemns terrorist attack in Turkey

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Saturday denounced a recent terrorist attack in Turkey’s southeastern province of Batman, expressed Tehran’s deepest sympathy to the Turkish nation and families of the lost and wounded soldiers, Mehr reported.

  • qassemi 2018-10-06 23:52

    Tehran calls Israeli president’s remarks ‘thoughtless’ and ‘rude’

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has warned the Zionist regime of Israel against anti-Iran “thoughtless” and “rude” statements.

  • Tehran rejects NATO chief’s remarks on its missile program 2018-10-05 20:02

    Tehran rejects NATO chief’s remarks on its missile program

    TEHRAN – Tehran has dismissed allegations raised by the NATO Secretary General against Iran’s missile program and regional policies, saying that Jens Stoltenberg had better be concerned about the unilateral and dangerous policies of the U.S.

  • Iran says missile attack won’t impede Astana talks 2018-10-02 08:15

    Iran says missile attack won’t impede Astana talks

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Monday that Iran’s missile attacks on IS terrorists in Syria will not cause any impediment to the process of the Astana talks.

  • qassemi 2018-10-02 08:12

    UAE and Bahrain are undermining their ‘legitimacy’ by ‘blindly’ following ‘dictated policies’, Iran laments 

    Tehran dismisses as ‘worthless’ claims of interference in UAE, Bahrain 

    TEHRAN – Claims that Iran interferes in the internal affairs of the UAE and Bahrain are “baseless”, “worthless”, and “illusory”, the Iranian Foreign Ministry said late on Sunday.

  • Iran: Riyadh ‘most notorious’ sponsor of terrorism 2018-09-30 02:30

    Iran: Riyadh ‘most notorious’ sponsor of terrorism

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Saturday rejected the anti-Iran comments made by Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir, saying terrorism has its roots in the ideology promoted and sponsored by the regime in Saudi Arabia.

  • By refuting U.S. claims, Iran says condemns attack on diplomats and diplomatic missions 2018-09-29 19:21

    By refuting U.S. claims, Iran says condemns attack on diplomats and diplomatic missions

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Saturday that Iran censures any attack on diplomats and diplomatic missions anywhere in the world, the Foreign Ministry website reported.

  • ‘The world will laugh at Netanyahu’s anti-Iran show’ 2018-09-28 20:38

    ‘The world will laugh at Netanyahu’s anti-Iran show’

    TEHRAN – The world will laugh at Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s claims about a secret atomic warehouse in Tehran, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has said.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2018-09-23 20:21

    U.S. uses terrorism as a tool to advance policies: Iran’s Qassemi

    TEHRAN – Terrorism is a strategic tool for the United States to advance its foreign policies in the world, Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Sunday, responding to an annual State Department report which named Iran “the leading state sponsor of terror.”