Iranian Foreign Minister

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  • Tehran urges Bahrain to end cruel verdicts against protesters 2019-04-17 20:26

    Tehran urges Bahrain to end cruel verdicts against protesters

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi on Wednesday urged the Bahraini rulers to end their cruel verdicts against the protesters and instead base their security on confidence building.

  • Iranian border guards 2019-03-21 10:34

    Iran says 5 abducted border guards freed in Pakistan

    Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has said that five of the 12 Iranian guards, abducted by terrorists near the country's border with Pakistan, were released on Wednesday.

  • rahmani 2018-12-22 20:21

    Iranian industry min. calls for more economic ties with Turkey

    TEHRAN- Iranian Industry Minister Reza Rahmani, who accompanied President Hassan Rouhani in his trip to Turkeys, called for expansion of economic cooperation between Tehran and Ankara during his meetings with the Turkish president, his Turkish counterpart and other senior officials from that country, Shata reported on Friday.

  • zarif 2018-12-19 17:48

    Zarif: West finally compelled to accept Iran’s political solution to Syrian crisis

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that “the West has now been compelled to accept” Iran’s political solution to the Syrian crisis.

  • zarif 2018-11-21 21:23

    Zarif to Trump: Perhaps Iran is also responsible for California wildfires

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday mocked U.S. President Donald Trump, saying that "perhaps we're also responsible for the California fires" after Trump earlier in the day attacked Iran in a statement reaffirming his support for Saudi Arabia.

  • FATF 2018-11-21 10:27

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email: m.ghaderi62@gmail.com

    FATF member countries, the very center of money laundering 

    TEHRAN — While Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif asks for joining FATF (The Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering), it is obvious that the member countries of this organization are already actively engaged in money laundering, Mehr news agency reported. 

  • pakistan 2018-11-12 20:16

    Pakistan has vowed to act quickly to free Iranian captives: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Pakistani officials have promised to take more actions to liberate the Iranian border guards who were recently kidnapped by terrorists at Iran-Pakistan border.

  • The 18th session of the D8 Council of Foreign Ministers 2018-11-03 11:15

    D-8 Council of Foreign Ministers kicks off in Turkey

     The 18th session of the D8 Council of Foreign Ministers opened with the attendance of Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Antalya, Turkey, on Saturday.

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in an interview with CBS news website 2018-10-30 14:06

    “U.S. support for Saudi Arabia, Israel emboldened them for atrocity”

    Zarif: U.S. sanctions will not work

    TEHRAN- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that although U.S. sanctions on Tehran hurt, they will not work.

  • khoshroodi 2018-10-22 20:26

    ‘U.S. feels defeated after leaving nuclear deal’

    TEHRAN – Iranian MP Ali Najafi Khoshroodi said on Monday that Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the U.S. feels “defeated” after leaving the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • Zarif - Mogherini 2018-09-25 15:02

    Iran, EU issue joint statement on preserving nuclear deal 

    In their first joint statement since the U.S. pulled out of the international nuclear agreement, officially called the JCPOA, the European Union and Iran issued a joint statement on Monday underlining the need to preserve the agreement and guarantee Iran’s economic interests.

  • zarif, Wang Yi 2018-05-14 12:45

    Zarif embarks on journey to save nuclear deal by first visiting China

    “I hope on this trip we can depict a clearer future for the JCPOA,” Zarif tells Chinese FM

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday started a tour to save the nuclear agreement by first visiting China, a party to the multilateral agreement.

  • Damascus skies erupt with missile fire as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital Syria, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. Syria's capital has been rocked by loud explosions that lit up the sky with heavy smoke as U.S. President Donald Trump announced airstrikes in retaliation for the country's alleged use of chemical weapons. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar) 2018-04-14 16:20

    Iran: Attack on Syria is against intl. law

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Saturday strongly condemning the U.S.-led attacks on Syria, saying the act is contrary to international law and a violation of Syria’s national sovereignty and territorial integrity.

  • Peter Maurer, president of International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). 2018-03-16 10:07

    We have intensified our relations with Iran: ICRC president

    TEHRAN — “Over years we have intensified our relations and cooperation with Iran,” says Peter Maurer, president of International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).

  • Iran's Zarif meets South African parliament speaker 2017-09-03 16:12

    Iran's Zarif meets South African parliament speaker

    TEHRAN- Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met South Africa’s Speaker of the National Assembly Baleka Mbete in Tehran on September 3, 2017. Tehran Times / Maryam Kamyab

  • Foreign ambassadors submit credentials to Iran’s Zarif 2017-08-22 11:56

    Foreign ambassadors submit credentials to Iran’s Zarif

    TEHRAN- In separate meetings on Monday, 21 August 2017, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif received a copy of the credentials of the new ambassadors of Nigeria and the Czech Republic to Tehran.   The farewell ceremony of Malian and Sri Lankan ambassadors were also held at Iran's Foreign Ministry. Tehran Times / Maryam Kamyab

  • Iran’s Zarif meets UN Yemen envoy 2017-08-12 15:10

    Iran’s Zarif meets UN Yemen envoy

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meets UN Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed in Tehran, August 12, 2017. Mohammadreza Abbasi / Tehran Times

  • ظریف 2017-08-02 11:44

    Iranian and Saudi foreign ministers shake hands 

    TEHRAN – Mohammad Javad Zarif, the head of Iran’s diplomacy apparatus, and his Saudi counterpart Adel al-Jubeir shook hands on Tuesday, a one-of-a-kind moment in relations between the rival nations in years.

  • Zarif meets S. African, Serbian officials 2017-08-01 12:34

    Zarif meets S. African, Serbian officials

    TEHRAN – On July 31, 2017, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met in Tehran with South African Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Nomaindiya Mfeketo. In a separate meeting, the newly-appointed ambassador of Serbia to Iran, Dragan Todorovic, submitted his credentials to Zarif. Tehran Times / Mohammad Mohsenifar

  • U.S. allegations against Iran don’t stand any test in reality: Zarif 2017-07-23 09:23

    U.S. allegations against Iran don’t stand any test in reality: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has censured the United States for pursuing a hostile policy towards the Islamic Republic, saying Washington’s allegations against Tehran “don’t stand any test in reality.”

  • Iraq-Mosul 2017-07-10 11:09

    Iran’s Zarif congratulates full liberation of Mosul

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday congratulated the Iraqi people and government for their bravery in succeeding to fully liberate the city of Mosul from the hands of Daesh.

  • zarif 2017-07-01 10:27

    Zarif: U.S. denying what the entire world says about Iran’s full compliance with nuclear deal 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Friday said while the entire world is acknowledging that Iran is fully honoring its obligations under the international nuclear deal the United States has closed its eyes to what is quite “obvious”.

  • Iran economy 2017-05-27 19:28

    By Ali Kushki

    Iran’s Foreign Ministry to streamline structure for economic goals  

    TEHRAN – Encouraged by gains from an international nuclear accord with six world powers, Iran’s Foreign Ministry will revamp its current structure to ensure it can engage more actively in economic activities with the international community. 

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (L) shakes hands with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili in Tbilisi on April 18, 2017. 2017-04-19 19:08

    Zarif urges Georgia to recommit respect for Iranian tourists

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that Georgia should recommit to the respect for Iranian tourists.

  • ASTANA 2017-03-15 21:00

    Iran seals its status as truce guarantor in Syria

    TEHRAN - Iran has officially become a country guaranteeing the truce in Syria, along with Russia and Turkey, Head of the Russian delegation and Presidential Envoy for Syrian settlement Alexander Lavrentyev said on Wednesday in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana.

  • سر در وزارت خارجه 2017-01-28 21:03

    Trump visa order flagrant insult to Islamic world, Iran says

    TEHRAN – In an announcement on Saturday, Iran’s Foreign Ministry denounced an anti-immigration verdict by U.S. President Donald Trump as a “clear insult” to the whole Islamic world including Iran, characterizing it as a “great gift to extremists and their supporters.”  

  • zarif 2017-01-12 16:45

    Diplomats offer condolences to Zarif on Rafsanjani demise

    TEHRAN – Foreign ambassadors and diplomats in Tehran on Wednesday offered condolences to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on the demise of Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani.

  • foreign ministry 2017-01-03 11:57

    Foreign Ministry to launch economic information bank

    TEHRAN – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs plans to launch economic information bank by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2017).

  • حادثه تروریستی 2017-01-01 20:38

    Iran condemns bloody New Year in Turkey, Iraq  

    TEHRAN – Iran condemned on Sunday terrorist attacks in Istanbul, Baghdad and Najaf, saying the blasts are the result of an instrumental use of terrorism. 

  • MP urges Zarif to retaliate against Turkmenistan over gas dispute 2017-01-01 08:55

    MP urges Zarif to retaliate against Turkmenistan over gas dispute

    TEHRAN – An Iranian lawmaker has urged Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to take retaliatory measures against Turkmenistan for setting precondition for signing a new gas deal, Mehr news agency reported.