Iran’s reinstated Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday tweeted that his endorsement by the Iranian lawmakers means that the country is to go on with its positive interaction with the world.
Iran's newly-appointed Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said on Sunday that Iran will continue its missile program.
Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh underlined that his ministry prioritizes attracting foreign investment to develop joint oilfields.
President Hassan Rouhani in the first meeting of Iran's 12th government, stressed on attracting foreign investment and technology into the country to boom the economy.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that carrying out economic diplomacy and implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) will top the agenda of the foreign ministry during the 12th government tenure.
In a speech delivered to defend his proposed cabinet, President Hassan Rouhani said in Majlis (Iran's Parliament) that the only existing way to progress is 'security, freedom, and peace', which is to be pursued by the new government.
Sixteen proposed ministers out of 18 were successful in getting the confidence votes of Iranian lawmkers on Sunday.
President Hassan Rouhani here on Sunday gave his final speech in the Iranian parliament (Majlis) to defend the plans of his proposed ministers before lawmakers cast their votes of confidence.
Iranian ambassador to the United Nations urged his Americn counterpart to learn lessons of history, adding that US officials provocative statements and their explicit threats against Iran undermine paragraph 28 of the Iran nuclear deal.
Terrorism does not have anything to do with race or religion, Iran's Foreign Minister said on Friday in an apparent reaction to recent claims by the US President linking terrorism to Islam.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called on the European Union to play a more active role to help the full implementation of the country's nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), for the benefit of the Middle East and Europe.
Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri on Wednesday discussed issues of mutual interest with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps spokesman Brigadier General Ramazan Sharif said on Wednesday that the IRGC never conducted any independent ground warfare in Syria.
Tehran sees the report of US on religious freedom in Iran as 'politically motivated, unrealistic, baseless and biased', Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Wednesday.
Intelligence Ministry has busted about 120 terrorist teams preventing them from inflicting any harms against Iran's security, Rouhani's pick for intelligence ministry said.
Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Tuesday that what extremists do doesn’t bear slightest sign of religious teachings.
Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) drone patrols in Iran's Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) will continue to safeguard the borders of the country without paying even the slightest attention to the psychological war of foreign forces, said a statement released by IRGC on Monday.
Iran is ready to engage more with the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq, says the Islamic Republic ambassador to Baghdad.
The July 2015 nuclear deal did prepare a 'new plan' for the interaction with the world, said the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, adding that the international agreement unlocked new doors to the country's foreign policy.