• Members of firefighters wear protective face masks, amid fear of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), as they disinfect the streets in Tehran on March 20, 2020. (Mehr/Mohammadreza Abbasi) 2020-03-22 19:35

    Iranian artists urge world celebs to call on U.S. to lift sanctions amid coronavirus epidemic   

    TEHRAN – Over 150 Iranian artists, cineastes and writers have urged celebrities around the world to call on the U.S. government to lift sanctions as Iran fights coronavirus epidemic.

  • Rouhani 2020-03-21 01:17

    Rouhani to American people: Depleting Iran's financial resources to contain coronavirus will affect entire world

    TEHRAN - In a video message to the American people on Friday - the first day of Nowruz (the Persian New year), President Rouhani said in such a pandemic situation any actor seeking to undermine Iran's health system and restricting its badly needed financial resources to contain the deadly coronavirus will undermine efforts by the entire world.

  • A logo for the Jalal Al-e Ahmad Literary Awards. 2020-01-06 18:13

    Iranian writers send letter to UN warning of U.S. threats to global peace  

    TEHRAN – A group of Iranian writers has sent a letter to United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, warning of the U.S. threats to the world following the assassination of commander Qassem Soleimani and a number his companions in a U.S. military attack in Baghdad.

  • Abid Hussain 2018/08/12

    Dr. Abid Hussain

    An open letter to the brave people of Iran from Kashmir

    TEHRAN -This letter is addressed to the brave people of Iran and comes from Kashmir – a place known as ‘Iran e Sagheer’ (little Iran). Your country is again going through a difficult phase because of the draconian economic sanctions imposed by the ‘Big Satan’. You have been here before and you not only managed to survive but emerged stronger. As your outspoken Foreign Minister recently tweeted, you have been around for millennia and seen fall of empires, including your own, which lasted more than the life of some countries.

  • دیدار رهبری 2018-04-04 21:04

    Leader: Negotiations with deceitful Israel will be an unforgivable mistake

    TEHRAN – In response to a recent letter by Hamas political bureau chief Ismail Haniyeh, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei issued a letter on Wednesday insisting on Iran’s long held position in fully supporting Palestine and its resistance forces against the Israeli regime.

  • This photo shows Ayatollah Khamenei’s letter to Iranian documentary filmmakers.  2018-01-21 19:48

    Leader's letter to filmmakers published  

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has formulated guidelines for Iranian documentary filmmakers in a letter, which has been referred to by Persian news agencies as “The Revolution’s Charter of Documentary”.

  • letter 2017-12-11 20:25

    Appointing female deputies not a remedy for women’s problems: activists

    TEHRAN – A group of female social activists in an open letter addressing national policymakers criticized recent appointments of women to government posts as a symbolic move which would be no remedy for various problems women are facing in the country.

  • Rouhani letter 2017-07-24 09:56

    Rouhani congratulates Belgian National Day

    TEHRAN – In a message on Sunday, President Hassan Rouhani of Iran congratulated Belgian National Day to the country’s king, government, and people.

  • ابراهیم امینی ، آیت الله امینی 2017-07-09 09:48

    Ayatollah Amini: Letter was fake

    TEHRAN – An open letter allegedly written by Ayatollah Ebrahim Amini to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is said to be fake.

  • ظریف 2017-03-14 12:35

    Zarif says Ahmadinejad’s letter to Trump out of ‘diplomatic etiquette’

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has implicitly chided former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad for writing a letter to U.S. President Donald Trump, saying it was out of “diplomatic” etiquette.

  • Yuram Abdullah Weiler 2017/01/06

    By Yuram Abdullah Weiler

    Enduring Epistle: Imam Khomeini’s letter to Mikhail Gorbachev

    “Indeed, how can Islam be the opium of the people—the religion that has made Iranians as firm as a mountain against superpowers?” —Imam Khomeini Undoubtedly one of the greatest leaders of the twentieth century, Imam Ruhollah Mousavi Khomeini, not only was the spiritual force behind the Islamic Revolution in Iran, but also influenced other world leaders, among them was Mikhail Gorbachev.  In January of 1989, the Imam wrote a letter to the former premier of the Soviet Union that contained much wisdom and sound advice, the value of which endures to this day.

  • khoshroo 2016-12-07 16:48

    Iran to UN: U.S. will be responsible for consequences of JCPOA breach

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Ambassador to the UN Gholamali Khoshroo has said that an implementation of the Iran Sanctions Act will be a violation of the JCPOA which the U.S. will be responsible for its negative consequences.

  • air pollution in tehran 2016-11-07 08:40

    Thousands of artists appeal to president for tackling air pollution

    TEHRAN — More than 5,700 Iranian artists issued an appeal to President Hassan Rouhani urging him to take serious measures to address air pollution in the country.

  • احمدی نژاد 2016-09-27 13:01

    Ahmadinejad writes to Leader, says doesn't contest presidential election 

    TEHRAN - Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who was Iran’s president from 2005 to 2013, has penned a letter to the Supreme Leader saying he will not run for the next year’s presidential election.