Tehran

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  • Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian Yesterday 14:15

    Taliban must assure neighbors there won’t be threat from Afghanistan: Iran FM

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian said on Wednesday that it is necessary that the current Taliban rulers in Afghanistan give assurances that there will be no threat against countries neighboring Afghanistan.

  • Abdallah Bou Habib 2021-10-26 10:50

    Beirut has good ties with Iran, Lebanon FM says

    TEHRAN — The Lebanese foreign minister says that his country has good relations with Iran and is taking steps to strengthen these relations.

  • Iran-Azerbaijan 2021-10-24 23:14

    A manufactured crisis Azerbaijan must avoid

    TEHRAN — After Amir Abdollahian’s phone call with his Azeri counterpart Jeyhun Bayramov, Iranian social media exploded with an astounding piece of news. The Republic of Azerbaijan blocked the Azeri Sahar TV website, as well as religious websites close to Iran.

  • Iran-Azerbaijan 2021-10-24 19:56

    Iranian, Azerbaijani FMs hold phone talks

    TEHRAN – Iranian and Azerbaijani foreign ministers held the second phone conversation in less than a month amid border tensions between Tehran and Baku that resulted in a media war of words and extensive diplomatic contacts.

  • Danish ambassador to Iran Jesper Vahr (R) and his family pose for a photo during their visits to the UNESCO-designated Imam Square in Isfahan, central Iran, October 21, 2021. (PHOTO: Afshin Majlesi) 2021-10-24 18:02

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Danish ambassador tells of his 'unforgettable' visit to Isfahan

    ISFAHAN – On Thursday evening, when I was roaming through the gorgeous Imam Square of Isfahan, I suddenly bumped into the Danish ambassador to Iran, Jesper Vahr, and his family who were also touring the UNESCO-designated site.

  • Discover Ibn Babawayh cemetery in southern Tehran 2021-10-20 17:20

    Discover Ibn Babawayh cemetery in southern Tehran

    TEHRAN – Ibn Babawayh is a vast historical cemetery located in Rey, southern Tehran, in which many Iranian figures have been laid to rest.

  • Kazakhstan Ambassador 2021-10-19 17:49

    Iran's membership in SCO will be beneficial for members, Kazakh ambassador says

    TEHRAN — The Kazakh ambassador to Tehran has described Iran as a strong country in terms of economy and underlined that Iran's membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) would be very effective for the countries of the region in areas of trade and economic cooperation.

  • Baqeri Moscow 2021-10-18 22:04

    Iranian military chief follows arms deals in trip to Russia

    TEHRAN — Iranian Armed Forces chief Mohammad Baqeri, who started a tour of Russia on Sunday, has said, "We have arms deals with Russia after the end of the arms embargo, and in this trip we will talk to the Russian side regarding all these cases."

  • U.S. to lift ban on vaccinated travelers from Iran, other countries 2021-10-16 19:03

    U.S. to lift ban on vaccinated travelers from Iran, other countries

    TEHRAN – The United States is set to lift its COVID-19 restrictions for fully vaccinated visitors from Iran and several other countries, putting an end to historic restrictions that had barred much of the world from entering the country for as long as 21 months.

  • Vintage cars stage rally in support of responsible tourism 2021-10-15 20:30

    Vintage cars stage rally in support of responsible tourism

    TEHRAN – Tens of historical and vintage vehicles hold a three-day car rally between Tehran and the northern Mazandaran province in support of responsible tourism during the COVID-19 era.

  • * Reneh Saheb is showcasing her latest paintings in an exhibition at Aran Gallery.  2021-10-15 18:32

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * Reneh Saheb is showcasing her latest paintings in an exhibition at Aran Gallery. 

  • Qeshm 2021-10-15 18:20

    Qeshm Island to hold cultural nights in Tehran

    TEHRAN - Clusters of tourism insiders, artisans, and artists who are natives of Qeshm will stage cultural nights in Tehran to put the spotlight on the southern Iranian island.

  • Tehran hosts intl. pharmaceuticals expo 2021-10-15 12:50

    Tehran hosts intl. pharmaceuticals expo

    The 6th international exhibition on pharmaceuticals and related industries was held at Tehran’s Imam Khomeini Musalla on October 11-13.

  • Qatari FM 2021-10-13 22:47

    Qatar FM backs interaction between Iran and Persian Gulf states

    TEHRAN — The Qatari foreign minister on Wednesday renewed Doha’s call for talks between the Arb states lying on the southern shores of the Persian Gulf with Iran.

  • CICA 2021-10-13 09:20

    CICA: an initiative to change equations

    NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan — As the 6th ministerial meeting of the CICA (Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia) kicked off on Monday in Nur-Sultan, the ministers emphasized the need for stronger multilateralism amid the increased challenges, including the pandemic and the destabilizing situation in Afghanistan.

  • Iran national handicrafts exhibit canceled amid COVID uncertainty 2021-10-12 18:12

    Iran national handicrafts exhibit canceled amid COVID uncertainty

    TEHRAN – The 35th national handicrafts exhibition of Iran has been canceled due to ongoing uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • A scene from “Fly with the Crane” by Chinese director Li Ruijun. 2021-10-12 18:11

    Tehran to host review of Chinese films 

    TEHRAN – A review of Chinese films will be organized next week at Tehran’s Art and Experience Cinemas, which are dedicated to screening art films.

  • A poster for Tennessee Williams’ play “A Streetcar Named Desire” on stage at Mashayekhi Theater in Tehran. 2021-10-11 18:15

    Mashayekhi Theater next stop for “A Streetcar Named Desire”

    TEHRAN – Mashayekhi Theater hosted theatergoers on Monday evening with a performance of “A Streetcar Named Desire”, American playwright Tennessee Williams’ famous play which has been previously been staged at several other Tehran’s theaters.

  • Alireza Haghighian 2021-10-10 21:23

    Diplomat elaborates on Amir Abdollahian’s visit to Moscow

    TEHRAN — Alireza Haghighian, director general of the Eurasia Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has elaborated on the recent visit of Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian to Moscow and his meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov.

  • Lavrov- Amir Abdollahian 2021-10-10 21:19

    Russia hopes for early resumption of Iran nuclear deal talks

    Lavrov says Russia opposes attempts to link Iran nuclear deal to other issues

    TEHRAN - Moscow sees the fundamental determination of parties to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action for the Iranian nuclear program to devise the means to breathe new life into this agreement, and hopes another round of the Vienna talks on restoring the deal will begin in the near future, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday.

  • Exhibit of engraved metalwork opens in Tehran 2021-10-10 20:00

    Exhibit of engraved metalwork opens in Tehran

    TEHRAN – An exquisite collection of engraved metalwork has been put on show at the headquarters of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts in Tehran.

  • Amir-Abdollahian 2021-10-08 21:25

    Tehran-Riyadh talks on the right track, Iran FM says

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian said on Friday that the talks between Iran and Saudi Arabia are on the “right track”, noting that Iran and Saudi Arabia as two important countries play important role in stabilizing the region.

  • What’s in Tehran art galleries 2021-10-08 18:22

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * An exhibition of paintings by Saeideh Arian, Elnaz Ebrahimi, Akram Afzali, Sima Amirsardari, Abolhassan Riazi, Hassan Noruznia, Sepideh Majdkian, Behdad Najafi and several other artists will open at Rasul Mehr Gallery.

  • Leader 2021-10-03 22:11

    Consequences of trust to U.S. in words of Leader

    TEHRAN — In a speech delivered on Sunday morning, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution discussed the AUKUS pact, Iran-Azerbaijan disagreements, and the scandalous U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.

  • Iran-Azerbaijan 2021-10-02 21:37

    Beneficiaries of disturbing a brotherhood; or How FDD makes way for rupture?

    TEHRAN — As the two brotherly nations of Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan face disagreements, some countries and hawkish think tanks tried to meddle in the affairs of the two sides for their own good.

  • Reissuance of Iran visas won’t cause a flood of tourists, expert says 2021-10-02 20:47

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Reissuance of Iran visas won’t cause a flood of tourists, expert says

    TEHRAN – In a response to some complaints, Iranian Tour Operators Association Director Ebrahim Pourfaraj has said the reissuance of Iranian tourist visas won’t trigger a flood of visitors to the country.

  • Iran pavilion hailed by visitors at Expo 2020 2021-10-02 20:46

    Iran pavilion hailed by visitors at Expo 2020

    TEHRAN - Iran pavilion at the prestigious Expo 2020 Dubai has been hailed by visitors, CHTN reported on Saturday.

  • سید عباس موسوی 2021-10-01 21:14

    Ambassador protests provocative act against Iranian embassy in Baku

    TEHRAN — Iranian Ambassador to the Republic of Azerbaijan Abbas Mousavi on Friday strongly slammed provocative acts by some people against the Iranian Embassy in Baku on Thursday night.

  • * Drawings by Mina Mohseni are currently on view in an exhibition entitled “And the Walls and the Bars” at Etemad Gallery 2. 2021-10-01 18:19

    What’s in Tehran art galleries

    * Drawings by Mina Mohseni are currently on view in an exhibition entitled “And the Walls and the Bars” at Etemad Gallery 2.

  • Iran-Saudi Arabia ties 2021-09-29 20:50

    Experts says prospect of improving Tehran-Riyadh relations is achievable

    TEHRAN - An expert on strategic issues says Iran and Saudi Arabia can form a new structure of relations based on understanding and building trust, and this vision is quite achievable and its realization will be in the interest of both countries and the region.