Seyyed Mohammad Beheshti


  • Protests in front of the French embassy 2021-07-02 17:59

    Protests in front of the French embassy

    TEHRAN — A number of the family members of the 7th of Tir victims gathered in front of the French embassy in Tehran on Wednesday to protest lack of judicial action against the assassinators of the 7th of Tir (June 28) attack. In the terrorist attack, conducted by MKO operatives, chief justice Mohammad Hossein Beheshti and 72 other leading figures were martyred. In the Persian language the attack is known as “Hafte Tir bombing”. It happened in 1981.

  •  Seyyed Mohammad Beheshti, a member of Iran’s Supreme Council of Cultural Heritage and Tourism, speaks in an undated photo. 2020-08-23 21:47

    'Newly-found skeletons may address bloody conflict during Alexander the Great’s invasion of Persia'

    TEHRAN – A number of human skeletons, recently unearthed from ancient water ducts in Persepolis, maybe related to a bloody conflict between Persians (Iranians) and invaders led by Alexander the Great in c. 330 BC, an Iranian cultural heritage expert said on Sunday.

  • Seyyed Mohammad 2020-06-27 12:52

    Seyyed Mohammad: The life story of the founder of the Tehran Times

    On 28 June 1981 (7 Tir 1360), a powerful bomb went off at the headquarters of the Iran Islamic Republican Party (IRP) in Tehran, while a meeting of party leaders was in progress. Seventy-three leading officials of the Islamic Republic were killed, including Chief Justice Ayatollah Mohammad Beheshti. The Islamic Revolution of Iran has lost one of its most influential figures; however, his soul is present wherever he set foot. Like here, Tehran Times...

  • Cyrus Cylinder and other magnificent relics of ancient Persia on display at Room 52 of the British Museum, London 2019-02-11 22:19

    Persian antiquities found in almost all museums worldwide

    TEHRAN – People around the world visit countless pieces of antiquities from the Persian Empire in different museums every day, without ever asking themselves how those relics ended up thousands of kilometers away from their home in Iran, Press TV wrote in a recent article.