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8/19/2017 - 9:12 AM

US outright threats against paragraph 28 of JCPOA: Iran's UN envoy

Politics - 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.
8/19/2017 - 9:10 AM

Zarif: Terrorism not representing race, religion

Politics - 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.
8/19/2017 - 9:07 AM

4th day of debate on President Rouhani's proposed ministers starts

Politics - The fourth day of Majlis (Iran's Parliament) open session to discuss plans of President Hassan Rouhani's proposed ministers started here on Saturday.
8/16/2017 - 9:20 PM

Iran’s Rouhani urges EU’s active role in JCPOA implementation

Politics - 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.
8/16/2017 - 9:17 PM

Iran's top general confers with Turkish president

Politics - 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.
8/16/2017 - 9:16 PM

IRGC spokesman: IRGC rules out any independent ground warfare in Syria

Politics - The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps spokesman Brigadier General Ramazan Sharif said on Wednesday that the IRGC never conducted any independent ground warfare in Syria.
8/16/2017 - 9:15 PM

Iran: US report on religious freedom politically motivated

Politics - 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.
8/16/2017 - 9:13 PM

Intelligence minister: Terrorists' plots to harm Iran foiled

Politics - 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.
8/15/2017 - 11:22 AM

Inhumane acts unreligious: FM spokesman

Politics - Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Tuesday that what extremists do doesn’t bear slightest sign of religious teachings.
8/15/2017 - 11:20 AM

IRGC drone patrols in Persian Gulf in ADIZ

Politics - 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.
8/15/2017 - 11:18 AM

Iran ready to cooperate with Iraqi Islamic Supreme Council: Envoy

Politics - Iran is ready to engage more with the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq, says the Islamic Republic ambassador to Baghdad.
8/15/2017 - 11:17 AM

JCPOA opens new chapter in foreign policy: Iran President

Politics - 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.
8/15/2017 - 11:16 AM

FM Zarif nullified US plot: Iranian president

Politics - In defense of his foreign ministry choice, President Hassan Rouhani said in Majlis on Tuesday Zarif neutralized the US conspiracy.
8/15/2017 - 11:15 AM

Rouhani: Iran govt ready for talks on lifting all sanctions

Politics - Nuclear deal with the world powers stabilized Iran's nuclear rights, said the Iranian President on Tuesday expressing Iran's readiness to 'hold talks on removal of all sanctions.'
8/15/2017 - 11:13 AM

Iran sympathizes with Sierra Leone over deadly landslide

Politics - Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi Tuesday sympathized with Sierra Leone government and people over the deadly landslide that has left scores killed in the West African nation.
8/13/2017 - 12:05 PM

Iran Transparent Foreign Policy and Bright Economic Horizons

Politics - Abdolreza Ghofrani:
8/13/2017 - 10:41 AM

Iran Parliament firmly approves anti-US bill

Politics - Iranian lawmakers on Sunday overwhelmingly voted to approve a bill aimed at countering Washington's adventurous and terrorist activities in the region.
8/13/2017 - 10:39 AM

US analyst: No convincing reason against nuclear agreement with Iran

Politics - President Donald Trump administration does not have any convincing reason to destroy the nuclear agreement, a US analyst said on Saturday.
8/11/2017 - 11:13 AM

Japanese FM: Tokyo policy based on boosting ties with Iran in all fields

Politics - Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono said on Thursday that his country's policy regarding Iran is still to advance all-out ties with Tehran.
8/11/2017 - 10:58 AM

Salehi reinstated as AEOI chief

Politics - President Hassan Rouhani in a decree on Thursday reappointed Ali Akbar Salehi as vice president and head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI).