Lebanon

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  • lebanon 2022-05-10 16:22

    Iran eyes increasing exports to Lebanon

    TEHRAN - Iranian Deputy Labor, Cooperatives and Social Welfare Minister for International Affairs Hamed Forouzan has said his ministry is ready to promote trade relations with Lebanon and boost exports to the country.

  • Lebanese elections 2022-05-08 21:28

    Lebanon holds pivotal elections

    TEHRAN – Lebanese expatriates headed to polling stations on Friday and Sunday across the world to cast their votes in parliamentary elections projected to maintain the current political array.  

  • FM 2022-04-29 18:46

    Iran FM, foreign officials discuss Quds Day

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian held phone conversations on Thursday with a number of foreign officials discussing a variety of issues including World Quds Day.

  • Lebanon Saudi Arabia 2022-04-08 20:39

    Saudi, Kuwaiti envoys return to Lebanon as country braces for elections

    TEHRAN – Ambassadors of Saudi Arabia and Kuwait went back to Lebanon in what appeared to be a diplomatic turnaround that comes as the crisis-stricken country is gearing up for consequential elections. 

  • Saudi Arabian embassy in Lebanon 2022-04-05 18:57

    Saudi playbook on Lebanon needs revamp

    TEHRAN— The Saudi ambassador to Lebanon is set to return to Beirut by the start of Ramadan, according to the Lebanese newspaper al-Joumhouria, after Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati reaffirmed the country's commitment to restoring relations with Arab governments in the Persian Gulf region last Tuesday.

  • Laure Abi-Khalil 2022-04-04 18:44

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Lebanon needs a political solution before economic initiative: professor

    ‘There are internal and external reasons for problems in Lebanon’

    TEHRAN- A professor of political science at the Lebanese University believes that the solutions to the economic problems in Lebanon must be political in the first place before any economic decision.

  • آخرین تمرین تیم ملی فوتبال ایران در مشهد 2022-03-29 18:00

    Iran end 2022 World Cup qualifier on high

    TEHRAN - Iran football team defeated Lebanon 2-0 on Tuesday to end the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification on high note.

  • Iranian FM 2022-03-27 13:11

    Iranian FM meets top Lebanese officials, says Tehran ready to aid Lebanon

    Iran promises to provide wheat to Lebanon

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian who visited Beirut on Thursday for talks with top Lebanese officials said Tehran is willing to provide aid to Lebanon in different fields, especially in economic and commercial sectors.

  • Nasrallah 2022-03-16 23:05

    Man of the Year

    TEHRAN – With the Iranian New Year rolling around in a few days, the Tehran Times builds on its nascent tradition of introducing Man of the Year at the end of the current Iranian calendar year, which ends on March 20, 2022.

  • Nasrallah 2022-03-11 12:52

    Nasrallah: “U.S., UK pushed Ukraine to war”

    TEHRAN- The Secretary-General of Hezbollah says "the United States and Britain pushed Ukraine into war," as Washington ditches it’s plan to send Polish fighter jets to Ukraine after Warsaw finally agreed to the idea. 

  • Iran, Lebanon match 2022-03-04 14:39

    2022 WCQ: Iran to play Lebanon in Mashhad

    TEHRAN – Iran national football team will host Lebanon in Mashhad in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier.

  • Meeting 2022-02-21 18:44

    Iran FM meets foreign counterparts at Munich Security Conference 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian met with several foreign officials on the sidelines of the 58th Munich Security Conference.

  • Hezbollah 2022-02-19 21:22

    Hezbollah shocks Israel again with “40-minute” drone mission 

    TEHRAN- Lebanon’s Hezbollah Resistance movement has launched a drone reconnaissance drone flight named “Hassan” inside the occupied Palestinian Territories 

  • Imad Mughniyeh 2022-02-12 21:32

    The Soldiers of Ruhollah

    TEHRAN - Imad Mughniyeh is now a martyr but his legacy lives on. Fourteen years after his martyrdom, Mughniyeh’s legacy continues to serve as a guiding principle for millions of fighters in the Resistance Axis across the West Asia region.

  • Beirut explosion 2022-02-09 21:40

    U.S. Congress set to turn up the heat on Lebanon

    TEHRAN – A U.S. congressman has drafted a bill on Lebanon that aims to significantly increase pressure on the Lebanese leadership and political system.

  • Sayyid Hassan Nasrallah 2022-02-09 21:38

    Give a voice to your people, see how they reject normalization

    TEHRAN — In a strategically important interview, Hezbollah chief Sayyid Hassan Nasrallah sat down on Tuesday night with Al-Alam TV network and touched upon many points, including the so-called normalization deals of certain Arab countries with the Zionist regime of Israel.

  • Jamal Wakim 2022-02-07 11:09

    By Zahra Samimi

    Riyadh presses Lebanon economically to isolate Hezbollah: professor

    TEHRAN - Jamal Wakim, a professor at the Lebanese University (LU), says that Saudi Arabia and the U.S. are putting economic pressure on Lebanon to undercut Hezbollah.

  • Beirut explosion 2022-02-06 21:45

    U.S. Congress plot against Lebanon revealed

    TEHRAN – While Lebanon is still struggling to get over the ramifications of a deadly 2020 blast at Beirut Port, some people on Capitol Hill are busy drawing up plans to further exacerbate the situation in the country.

  • Tariq Aboud 2022-01-19 15:08

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Vast majority of Lebanese elites have contributed to the current crisis: academic

    TEHRAN - A professor at the Lebanese International University blames the Lebanese authorities for the political and economic crisis in the country.

  • Sayyed Nasrallah 2022-01-04 22:42

    Sayyed Nasrallah on General Soleimani’s martyrdom 

    TEHRAN - “On the second anniversary of the martyrdom of the leaders of victory, the dear [General] Haj Qassem Soleimani, [Commander] Haj Abu Mahdi Al-Muhandis and the Iranian and Iraqi brothers, who died as martyrs in that incident. 

  • Hashem Safi al-Din 2021-12-06 21:43

    Hezbollah is determined to resist against enemy

    TEHRAN - Sayyed Hashem Safi al-Din, A high-ranking official with the Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah has described certain parties that believe they can undermine the resistance by siege and sanctions as "fools", stressing that the resistance now lives in the bliss of victories.

  • The Big Bang of Lebanon 2021/12/03

    By A. Bassam

    The Big Bang of Lebanon

    TEHRAN - During the Lebanese Civil War (1975-1989), the first time Lebanon suffered from the collapse of its Lira was when the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) departed the country in 1982, after the Israeli invasion. The Lebanese lira’s price fell from 3 to 3000 against the American dollar in one go. However, at that time no one felt that the Lebanese existence as an independent state was in jeopardy.

  • Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah 2021-11-27 18:03

    Hezbollah Chief dismisses Australian designation

    TEHRAN - In a speech, the Secretary General of Lebanon’s Hezbollah has touched on recent measures taken by several western countries against resistance movements in West Asia saying they have been placed under “some Western country’s terrorism lists, this involves resistance movements in Lebanon, Palestine Yemen, Iraq. Sometimes it’s their factions, their leaders and sometimes the entire movement itself is placed on their terrorism list. This path will continue, as we said previously, it will continue. With regards to us in Lebanon, this certainly is related to regional developments and the upcoming parliamentary election.”

  • President Raisi 2021-11-22 21:35

    Iran president felicitates Lebanon on independence anniversary

    TEHRAN - In a message to his Lebanese counterpart Michel Aoun, Iranian President Ayatollah Seyed Ebrahim Raisi congratulated him and the people of Lebanon on the anniversary of the country's independence.

  • Gen.Soleimani 2021-11-20 21:19

    Ex-diplomat: Gen. Soleimani thwarted U.S. plot in the region

    TEHRAN - General Qassem Soleimani was able to organize the axis of resistance and thwart the conspiracy of the United States to the extent that the decline of the U.S. and its withdrawal from the region are the results of the efforts of Gen. Soleimani, a former Iranian diplomat has said.

  • Amine Mohammad Hoteit 2021-11-17 18:47

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Lebanon is subjected to economic terrorism, military analyst says

    TEHRAN – A senior Lebanese political and military analyst says Lebanon is besieged by Persian Gulf Arab states through an economic terrorism.

  • Armed Emirati team entered Lebanon unsearched 2021-11-16 16:56

    Armed Emirati team entered Lebanon unsearched

  • UAE 2021-11-15 21:56

    Emirati football team literally geared up for a game in Lebanon, but why?

    TEHRAN— In a shocking move, the UAE football team brought advanced weapons to Lebanon without being searched.

  • تیم ملی فوتبال ایران و تیم ملی فوتبال لبنان 2021-11-15 17:27

    Interview by Farrokh Hesabi

    Iran expert Mohases believes Dragan Skocic exceeded expectations

    TEHRAN - Iran football pundit, Morteza Mohases, believes that Dragan Skocic and Iran national team have exceeded expectations with their successful run.

  • Iran- Lebanon 2021-11-15 17:16

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    Iran qualify for 2022 World Cup as first team, Lebanese sports analyst predicts

    TEHRAN – Pointing to Iran’s dramatic win over Lebanon, a Lebanese sports analyst says that it was an important step in the qualification process towards the 2022 World Cup Qatar 2022.