Kaveh L. Afrasiabi
Iranian Health Minister Seyed Hassan Qazizadeh Hashemi stressed that the country seeks to enhance its relations with the world states, specially in health and hygiene.
Iran and G5+1 need a political agreement on the remaining disputed issues, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday night.
President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday that the Islamic Republic of Iran is determined to clinch a deal with the G5+1 in order to close its nuclear dossier and expects the other side to do the same.
President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday criticized Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) for not covering the governmentˈs achievements.
Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani on Thursday thanked President Hassan Rouhani for his wise and calculated reaction to the impeachment of minister of science, research and technology Reza Faraji Dana.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday hailed Iranˈs defense industry accomplishments.
Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham said Tehran was investigating the case of an Iranian national who died in a Philippine prison.
Members of the Iranian Parliament (Majlis) began debate on impeachment of Minister of Science, Research and Technology Reza Faraji-Dana on Wednesday morning.
President Hassan Rouhani Wednesday morning arrived in this northwestern province on a two-day visit.
Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham urged the US administration to remain committed to the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for European and American Affairs Majid Takht Ravanchi lambasted the US for its racist behavior and oppression of the protestors in Ferguson, Missouri.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on the six world powers (the US, Russia, France, China, Britain plus Germany) to fulfill their undertakings and annul the UN Security Council sanctions against Iran.
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham voiced Tehran's deep concern over the ongoing blockade of the Gaza Strip, and said if international organizations remain indifferent, the costal enclave will face a new catastrophe.
Senior Iranian and UN officials discussed new avenues for coordinating regional and international efforts to pave a better ground for the dispatch of humanitarian aid to the displaced people in crisis-hit countries, particularly in Gaza, Syria and Iraq.
The 6.1-magnitude earthquake that hit three western and southwestern provinces of Iran was also felt in neighboring provinces and cut water, electricity and communication lines in the city of Abdanan in Ilam Province.
Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi and UN humanitarian chief Valerie Amos here on Monday discussed human rights issues, and the latest regional and international developments.
Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency Yukio Amano arrived in Tehran early on Sunday and had meetings with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and President Hassan Rouhani in a bid to study the latest developments in the trend of cooperation between the two sides. [PHOTOS]