• A poster for the 2nd edition of the Biennial Martyr Hossein Hamedani Awards. 2021-10-13 18:06

    Top books on war against ISIS honored at Martyr Hossein Hamedani Awards

    TEHRAN – Top books on the war against ISIS were honored on Tuesday at the 2nd edition of the Biennial Martyr Hossein Hamedani Awards.

  • Ali-Asghar Shalbafian 2021-10-03 19:30

    Iran ready to restore Syria’s tourism infrastructure damaged by ISIS

    TEHRAN- Iran is prepared to repair and restore Syrian historical monuments and tourism infrastructure that have been destroyed by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the deputy tourism minister Ali-Asghar Shalbafian has announced.

  • Nasrallah 2021-08-28 23:53

    Nasrallah baffles Zionist regime again

    TEHRAN — Speaking in a televised speech about developments in Lebanon and the entire region broadcast via Lebanon's al-Manar television on Friday, Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah said the United States and Israel are fazed by Iran's fuel shipments to Lebanon.

  • Ring wore by Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani inscribed as national heritage 2021-08-28 18:02

    Ring wore by Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani inscribed as national heritage

    TEHRAN – A silver ring owned by Lieutenant Qassem Soleimani, who was assassinated in a U.S. terrorist attack in early 2020, has been added to Iran's cultural heritage list.

  • Shehab Ahmad 2021-08-11 21:05

    By M. A. Saki

    More than 70% of the Yazidis are still displaced: Iraqi writer

    TEHRAN – A member of the Union of Iraqi Writers says that most of Yazidis are still displaced and are living in camps despite the declaration of victory over ISIS.

  • Mosul 2021-04-20 17:33

    Joint U.S.-UAE Film glorifies Daesh terrorists 

    TEHRAN - Exposing the U.S. and the UAE propaganda, a critique published by IRNA looks at the political dimensions of the film “Mosul” and its attempts to distort historical facts

  • Ghasem Mohammad Jalal al-Araji, Iraq's national security adviser, has traveled to Tehran at the official invitation of Admiral Ali Shamkhani as the head of delegation. 2021-04-12 21:51

    Top Iranian, Iraqi security officials meet

    TEHRAN — Ali Shamkhani, secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran, met on Monday with Ghasem Mohammad Al-Araji, Iraq’s national security advisor, in Tehran on Monday.

  • Soleimani 2021-04-03 18:29

    Joint Iran-Iraq committee to pursue Gen. Soleimani assassination

    TEHRAN - The secretary of the Iranian Judiciary’s High Council for Human Rights has said an investigation committee set up jointly by Iran and Iraq will follow up the case of the U.S. assassination of top Iranian anti-terror commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.

  • A scene from the play “50+One” by Mahtab Asgari. 2021-03-07 18:18

    “50+One” depicts how Gen. Soleimani saved Erbil from ISIS 

    TEHRAN – Director and writer Mahtab Asgari has produced a play named “50+One” that depicts how Lieutenant-General Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran’s Quds Force, saved Erbil from ISIS in 2014 when their fighters were closing in around the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan. 

  • Amir Abdollahian 2021-02-28 18:13

    Hossein Amir-Abdollahian condemns U.S. attacks on Syrian soil

    TEHRAN - Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, the Iranian Parliament speaker’s special aide for international affairs, has condemned the recent U.S. airstrikes on anti-terror Iraqi popular forces in eastern Syria, according to Fars news agency.

  • Joe Biden 2021-02-14 08:52

    By Martin Love

    Iran may be more “democratic” than the U.S. nowadays…

    Can it be more evident than it now is: that U.S. foreign policy is not “for” the U.S. or its citizens but for the Zionists.

  • Ahmad Naderi 2021-01-26 11:46

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    New generation of Taliban emerging, MP says

    TEHRAN – Pointing to the brutality and violence among the first generation of the Taliban, an Iranian parliamentarian says that the Taliban has changed and the new generation of the movement is totally different in attitude.

  • Ian Greenhalgh 2021-01-19 15:47

    By Ian Greenhalgh

    How should we remember General Soleimani?

    It is true that often, one can better assess a person by who their enemies were than by who were their friends. If we apply this maxim to the late General Qassem Soleimani, sadly assassinated by U.S. airstrike in January 2020, we see clearly that his enemies were the United States, Israel, and their allies in West Asia – Saudi Arabia and the Arab States.

  • Gen. Soleimani helped Kurdistan to fight ISIS 2021-01-06 17:54

    Gen. Soleimani helped Kurdistan to fight ISIS

    Nazim Dabbagh the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) representative in Tehran had an exclusive interview with TehranTimes, during which he shared his view on General Qassem Soleimani and his role in the fight against terrorism in Iraq.

  • General Soleimani 2021-01-04 11:14

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    Professor says General Soleimani’s legacy will be determined by his leadership in fighting ISIS

    TEHRAN - Professor Arshin Adib-Moghaddam, chair of the Centre for Iranian Studies at the London Middle East Institute, commends Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani’s leadership in the war against terrorists, especially ISIS, in Iraq and Syria.

  • General 2021-01-02 20:00

    U.S., ISIS ‘brothers in arms,’ Iran says

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry has accused the U.S. government of supporting the ISIS terrorist group, describing the U.S. and ISIS as “brothers in arms.”

  • Qassem Soleimani 2020-12-08 17:58

    By Zahra Mirzafarjouyan

    Figures like Soleimani foiled US plans to redraw N Africa, WA

    TEHRAN – Anthony Cartalucci believes that figures like Soleimani - and in a wider sense - the efforts by the Iranian, Syrian, Iraqi, and Russia have already foiled the US plans to redraw North Africa and West Asia (Middle East).

  • madrassas 2020-11-17 11:44

    By M.A. Saki

    Sectarianism is associated with the country King Salman rules 

    TEHRAN - Speaking at the so-called Shura Council on November 12, Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud accused Iran of “fostering of terrorism” and “fanning the flames of sectarianism”.

  • Ghaani 2020-09-30 18:04

    Iraq’s resistance against ISIS result of Ayatollah Sistani’s wisdom’: IRGC Quds Force chief

    TEHRAN — The commander of the IRGC Quds Force says the Iraqi people’s resistance against the American, Zionist and Saudi-backed Daesh (ISIS) was a fruit of Grand Ayatollah Ali Sistani’s “tactfulness and wisdom”.

  • Abayomi Azikiwe 2020-07-31 14:12

    By Amir Mohammad Esmaeili

    Corporate and government-controlled media in U.S. have lost credibility: African American author

    “The armed opposition groups such as ISIS were created by U.S. intelligence agencies and the Pentagon”

    TEHRAN - Abayomi Azikiwe, an African American author and journalist in Detroit, tells the Tehran Times that the owners of mainstream media in the U.S. have a vested interest in crushing the anti-racist movement and as a result, they “have lost credibility”.

  • Zarif-Iraq PM 2020-07-19 15:22

    Zarif says it is necessary to be aware of ISIS threat  

    TEHRAN- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday underlined the need to be aware of the Daesh (ISIS) threat to the region.

  • Masjedi 2020-07-12 15:26

    Envoy felicitates Iraq over Mosul victory anniversary

    TEHRAN — The Iranian Ambassador to Baghdad, Iraj Masjedi, has congratulated the Iraqi people and government on the anniversary of the liberation of Mosul from Daesh (ISIS).

  • Pentagon 2020-07-11 16:55

    Pentagon claims Iran-Syria defense deal won’t stop its efforts to fight ISIS

    TEHRAN — The U.S. military has claimed that it will continue to fight Daesh (ISIS) terrorist group despite the new Iran-Syria defense deal which aims to counter increasing challenges and threats, including the threat of the terrorist groups which were initially supported by the U.S. and its allies at the beginning of the Syrian conflict in 2011 in order to oust Syrian President Bashar al Assad.

  • Sima Tirandaz acts in a scene from “Safe House”. 2020-06-24 18:16

    IRIB producing series on Daesh

    TEHRAN – Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) is producing a drama series on the atrocities of the Daesh terrorists.

  • Attack on Majlis 2020-06-07 19:01

    Tehran marks 3rd anniversary of ISIS attack on Iranian parliament

    TEHRAN — Tehran has marked the third anniversary of the Daesh (ISIS) terrorist attack on Iran’s parliament, saying the attack was carried out as retaliation against success of the Resistance Front under the leadership of Major General Qassem Soleimani, who was assassinated by the U.S. military earlier this year.

  • Qassem Soleimani 2020-05-29 11:36

    By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

    Martyr Qassem Soleimani: The real shatterer of ISIS

    Turning logic and rationality on its head, the psychopathic U.S. assassin-in-chief has made the absurd claim that he was the one who defeated Daesh (ISIS or ISIL) in its entirety. This is while it was none other than the whiny wimp in the White House himself who ordered the gangland style, terror execution of the Iranian hero responsible for the defeat of ISIS, Martyr Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.

  • Syria War 2020-03-21 12:58

    By Durdana Najam

    Ten years on Syria is still deep in wars

    Having barely risen from the menacing impact of Bashar al Assad’s poor economic policies during the drought from 2007 to 2010, that brought more poverty, unemployment and social distress, a spiral of conflict, in 201, took Syria from one warring episode to another. Ten years on, with most of the country in the rubble, there was little respite even in the news in 2018 that the US would reduce its footprints in Syria.

  • Donald Trump 2020-02-08 19:50

    By staff and agency

    Iraqi officials say ISIS, not Iran, behind rocket attack that Trump used to justify Soleimani assassination

    In a “bombshell” revelation that calls into question one of the Trump administration’s stated justificiations for assassinating Iranian Gen. Qasem Soleimani—a move that nearly sparked a region-wide military conflict—Iraqi intelligence officials told the New York Times that they believe ISIS, not an Iran-linked popular forces, was likely responsible for the Dec. 27 rocket attack that killed an American contractor at an air base near Kirkuk, Iraq, Common Dreams reported on Friday.

  • Japanese tourists visit Iran’s Persepolis, 460 miles south of Tehran (Copyrightfile/AP-VAHID SALEMI) 2020-01-07 19:31

    Intl. museums, archeologist condemn Trump’s threat to hit Iranian cultural sites

    TEHRAN – The Victoria and Albert Museum in London, the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, the American Alliance of Museums, and a renowned Polish archeologist have condemned U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent statements on threating to target Iranian cultural sites.

  • Qasem Soleimani 2020-01-07 15:25

    By Payman Yazdani

    What is the next step of revenge?

    TEHRAN - The war against ISIS with the pivotal role of Lt. General Qassem Soleimani gained some important victories in Iraq and Syria, but it is all too clear that the threat posed by violent extremism and terrorism sponsored by Saudi Arabia will continue and grow in spite of such victories.