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3/3/2015 - 12:20 PM

Iranian FM Stresses Necessity for Discussing Rapid Removal of Sanctions with US Kerry

Politics - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined the necessity for holding discussions with his US counterpart John Kerry to find ways for the rapid removal of sanctions against Tehran in their fresh round of talks underway in Montreux.
3/3/2015 - 12:18 PM

More US Lawmakers Boycotting Netanyahu’s Speech

Politics - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing more pressure in the United States as one quarter of Democratic lawmakers plan to boycott his speech at Congress on Tuesday, media report said.
3/3/2015 - 12:17 PM

Iran, Arab States Review Avenues for Increased Anti-Terrorism Cooperation

Politics - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir Abdollahian in a meeting with Arab diplomatic corps in Tehran discussed ways to increase cooperation in fighting terrorism and extremism in the region.
3/3/2015 - 12:15 PM

Basij Commander: US Firms Hire Drug Traffickers, Criminals for War

Politics - Commander of Iran's Basij (volunteer) Force Brigadier General Mohammad Reza Naqdi downplayed the US officials' military threats against Iran, and said Washington which hires drug trafficker and criminals for fighting in the battleground cannot overcome Tehran in any possible war.
3/3/2015 - 12:14 PM

VP: Iran Turning Western Sanctions into Opportunities

Politics - Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri downplayed the impacts of the sanctions imposed against Tehran by the western countries, saying that Iranian experts and engineers have changed pressures and embargos into opportunities.
3/2/2015 - 7:25 PM

Iran's President Planning to Visit Turkmenistan to Boost Ties

Politics - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani plans to pay an official visit to Turkmenistan on March 10 to confer on the latest regional developments, and discuss consolidation of all-out relations.
3/2/2015 - 7:24 PM

Iran Eager to Expand Tourism Cooperation with Germany

Culture - Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) has a plan to pave the ground for the further development of tourism ties with Germany, Iranian Vice-President and Head of the ICHHTO Massoud Soltanifar said.
3/2/2015 - 7:22 PM

Iranian, Russian FMs Discuss Bilateral Ties, Regional Developments in Geneva

Politics - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in a meeting in Geneva on Monday discussed bilateral ties and mutual cooperation as well regional developments.
3/2/2015 - 7:21 PM

Iran's Deputy FM: Cooperation among All Yemeni Ranks Prerequisite for Stability

Politics - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian urged all Yemeni parties to unite against terrorist groups operating in Yemen, stressing that cooperation among all parties is a prerequisite for the restoration of peace and stability in the Arab country.
3/2/2015 - 7:20 PM

Amano Lauds Iran's Cooperation with IAEA

Politics - Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano said on Monday that there has not been any diversion in Iran's nuclear activities that has been under supervision of the UN nuclear watchdog.
3/2/2015 - 7:18 PM

FM: Iran Ready to Broaden Ties with Netherlands

Politics - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined ITehran's readiness to utilize the existing potentials for the expansion of mutual cooperation with the Netherlands.
2/28/2015 - 7:44 AM

Iran’s National Interests Upheld in Talks, Top Nuclear Official Says

Politics - Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) gave an assurance that the country’s national interests have been protected in the nuclear talks with six world powers.
2/28/2015 - 7:11 AM

DM: Trans-Regional Countries Not Allowed in Iran’s Territorial Waters

Politics - Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan underlined that the country's Armed Forces are fully ready to repel any possible foreign threat, adding that Iran does not allow alien vessels to pass through its territorial waters.
2/28/2015 - 7:10 AM

Iran Building World's Largest Methanol Plant

Economy - A senior energy official announced that Iran is building the largest methanol plant in the world.
2/28/2015 - 7:07 AM

IRGC Navy Wraps Up Massive Wargames in Iran's Southern Waters

Politics - The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy ended massive wargames, codenamed Payambar-e Azam 9 (The Great Prophet 9), in the Persian Gulf and the Strait of Hormuz on Friday.
2/18/2015 - 10:01 AM

IRGC Commander: Iran Enjoying Rich Arsenal of Missiles

Politics - Iran has got such a huge supply of missiles that there is shortage of space to stockpile them, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Lieutenant Commander Brigadier General Hossein Salami said.
2/18/2015 - 9:59 AM

Iranian FM Holds Meetings with Top Belarusian Officials

Politics - Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held separate meetings with Belarusian prime minister and speaker of the upper house of parliament in a bid to promote bilateral ties.
2/18/2015 - 9:58 AM

Iranian President Invites Afghan Counterpart to Tehran

Politics - Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has invited his Afghan counterpart Mohammad Ashraf Ghani to pay a visit to Tehran in the near future, an Iranian official announced.
2/18/2015 - 9:55 AM

Nuclear Issue Sole Subject in Talks with Sextet: Iran

Politics - Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman on Wednesday dismissed speculation about details of the nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers, stressing that negotiations include nuclear subjects alone.
2/18/2015 - 8:53 AM

One-Step Agreement; Achieving Maximal Demands

Politics - An interview with Mohsen Jalilvand, a university professor and expert on international affairs