Archive for the ‘Iran Press’ Category

Spokesman denies reports on cancellation of Zarif’s visit to Davos in last minute

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Comments Off

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi said, “Nowadays, no decision had yet been adopted for foreign trips of the foreign minister due to the enforcement of new structure of the Foreign Ministry.” Speaking on late Monday, he denied a news released by one of the western media outlets, saying that Iranian foreign minister has canceled his […]

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Enemies’ actions have empowered resistance front: general

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Comments Off

The IRGC Qods Force deputy chief on Monday hailed the growing power of the anti-Israeli resistance front, saying the enemies’ actions have backfired and helped strengthen the movement. The conditions of the resistance front is improving day by day, General Esmaeil Qa’ani said in an address to a conference about Palestine and the liberation of […]

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Everything ready for liberation of Palestine: general

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Comments Off

Everything is ready for the liberation of Palestine, an Iranian general said on Monday, calling the Palestinian people to unite to defeat Israel, Mehr reported. “As the Supreme Leader has said, efforts should be made to arm the West Bank, because efforts in this regard would lead to the collapse of Israel,” said Ahmad Vahidi, […]

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French foreign minister ‘absolutely wrong’: Iran

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Comments Off

“The Islamic Republic of Iran would definitely not bow to pressure and would not change its stances when facing strict policies,” Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said at a press conference in Tehran on Monday.

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Kharrazi puts forward suggestions for Iran-Arab dialogue

Thursday, January 18, 2018 Comments Off

TEHRAN – Kamal Kharrazi, head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations, said on Wednesday that Iran is ready to hold talks with Arab countries in line with solving problems in the Middle East, suggesting three proposals for the purpose. Kharrazi presented his proposals in an international conference on “Iran and Arabs” in Beirut, Lebanon.

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Foreign Ministry goes under structural changes

Thursday, January 18, 2018 Comments Off

Iranian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday announced Seyyed Abbas Araqchi and Iran’s ambassador to India Gholam-Reza Ansari as deputy ministers for political and economic affairs, respectively. Gholam-Hossein Dehqani, the former Iranian ambassador to the United Nations, was appointed as the deputy minister for legal affairs.

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Iran, Armenia call for boosting Parliamentary ties

Thursday, January 18, 2018 Comments Off

Iran’s envoy to Armenia and a senior Armenian lawmaker urged the need to boost the parliamentary ties between the two countries. Kazem Sajjadi in a meeting with head of Iran-Armenia friendship group in Armenia’s parliament Vahram Baghdasarian discussed ways to boost parliamentary relations, including a visit by the Iranian parliament speaker to Armenia to lay […]

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Iran won’t accept restrictions on uranium enrichment permanent: Nephew

Monday, January 15, 2018 Comments Off

TEHRAN – Richard Nephew, who served as the lead sanctions expert for the U.S. team negotiating with Iran, is of the opinion that I do not believe the EU will accept to make restrictions on Iran’s uranium enrichment permanent. He adds that “I certainly do not think that Iran will accept it, as presented.”

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Rouhani: Nuclear deal will never vanish

Monday, January 15, 2018 Comments Off

”By reaching the JCPOA, we told the world that regional and even complicated international problems can be resolved at the negotiating table and this will go down in history,” he said during his speech at the closing ceremony of the 9th Farabi International Award. “We proved that an international tight knot can be undone at […]

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Moniz: Iran nuclear deal have no expiration date

Monday, January 15, 2018 Comments Off

The Former US Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz said that despite the claims made by some US politicians, the commitments made by Iran in the nuclear deal are permanent and have no expiration date.Moniz made remarks in his Twitter account, defending Iran’s nuclear deal.

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Trump to extend Iran sanctions waivers: Officials

Friday, January 12, 2018 Comments Off

US President Donald Trump is expected to extend sanctions relief for Iran as part of a 2015 nuclear deal while his administration works out a “fix” to the multi-nation accord, American officials have revealed.

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US, Israel, Saudi triangle after creating crisis in region

Friday, January 12, 2018 Comments Off

Chairman of Iran’s Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi met with the head of Arab-African Relations of Hezbollah political Council Sheikh Hassan Ezzedin and his delegation where he condemned the recent bombardment of parts of Syria by the Zionist Regime and added “The US, Zionist Regime and the Saudi Arabia lost hope […]

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Treasury source: Italy, Iran to sign €5b investment agreement

Friday, January 12, 2018 Comments Off

Italy and Iran will on Thursday sign a framework credit agreement worth 5.0 billion euros ($6 billion)whereby Rome will help Italian companies invest in Iran, an Italian Treasury source said on Wednesday. The accord foresees the opening of lines of credit to two Iranian banks by Invitalia, an Italian state-owned holding, in order to finance […]

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European powers line up to support Iran deal as Donald Trump considers imposing new sanctions

Friday, January 12, 2018 Comments Off

European powers on Thursday insisted the 2015 deal to curb Iran’s nuclear ambitions was working, as US President Donald Trump mulls reimposing sanctions on Tehran, scmp.com reported. The European Union and the foreign ministers of Britain, Germany and France put on a united front to defend the accord after talks in Brussels with Iranian Foreign […]

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Zarif leaves Tehran for Moscow

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 Comments Off

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif, heading a delegation, left Tehran for Moscow on Wednesday, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said. “Iranian FM is also to have a trip to Brussels on Thursday to attend a meeting with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, and the foreign […]

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AEOI: Iran can well speed up nuclear activities, including enrichment

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 Comments Off

An Iranian nuclear official said Iran is capable of multiplying the pace of its nuclear activities — especially uranium enrichment — compared to the time when an international deal on its nuclear program had not yet been concluded, implying that that will happen if the United States violates the deal.

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‘Telegram to be unblocked if it accepts Iran’s conditions’

Monday, January 8, 2018 Comments Off

TEHRAN – Behrouz Nemati, spokesman for the parliament’s presiding board, said on Sunday that during a meeting of the parliament it was decided that the Telegram messaging app will be unblocked under certain conditions.

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Iran urges cooperation with Pakistan to counter U.S.

Monday, January 8, 2018 Comments Off

TEHRAN – Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani said on Sunday that Islamic countries, especially Iran and Pakistan, should expand cooperation against the U.S. policies.

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Iranian crude oil closes 2017 with a $65.77 record mark

Monday, January 8, 2018 Comments Off

TEHRAN – Iranian light crude oil price reached the record high of $65.77 per barrel on December 30, 2017, registering a $12.46 increase compared to last year’s figure for the same date.

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Majlis holds closed-door session on protests

Monday, January 8, 2018 Comments Off

TEHRAN – Mohammad Qasim Osmani, a lawmaker from Bukan, said during the parliament’s special closed-door meeting on Sunday, top security officials assured lawmakers that security and order have been restored after days of protests in some cities and towns.

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Tel Aviv believes war with Iran is unavoidable

Sunday, June 8, 2008 Comments Off

Tel Aviv threatens to attack Iran if that country keeps developing nuclear weapons. This statement was made by one of the deputies of the Zionist leader Ehud Olmert, Shaul Mofaz, who is one of the most likely candidates to the post of the head of the government in case Olmert resigns.

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West Needs to Revise View of Iran’s Supreme Leader

Monday, April 7, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- There is perhaps no leader in the world more important to current world affairs but less known and understood than the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei.

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Criticism of Iran’s N. Program Hypocritical

Saturday, March 1, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Criticisms of Iran’s uranium enrichment program seem hypocritical as Iran is doing exactly what several private companies are doing in the US.

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Mistrust Problem in Turkey – Iran Relations

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 Comments Off

Iran, with its 70 million-population, with its huge surface area (almost two times bigger than Turkey), and with its abundant energy resources, is one of the most crucial states of the Middle East region. At the same time, Iran has the second largest economy of Middle East and Muslim geography after Turkish economy. Besides, Iran […]

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German Ambassador Visits FNA

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA) – Germany’s Ambassador to Iran Herbert Honsowitz paid a visit to Fars News Agency on Monday, where he was briefed about FNA’s working process, policies and strategies.

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Climbing up Hamedan’s Heights

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA) – Hamedan, once capital of ancient Persia, is today known not only for its tourist charms, including its historical monuments and relics of the past, but also for the good reputation of its climbing sites and views in western Iran.

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Nation’s missions, building model society, introducing Revolution – Ahmadinejad

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 Comments Off

Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said here Monday night in a meeting with representatives of Leadership Experts Assembly, “Building a model society and introducing Islamic Revolution are our nation’s missions.”

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Intifada to Continue Despite Israel’s Brutality

Friday, February 8, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA) – Tehran’s interim Friday Prayers leader Ayatollah Ahmad Khatami stressed that the Israeli regime could never thwart Palestinian Intifada through continued siege on Gaza and massacre of Palestinians

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MESAJUL E.S. DL. HAMID REZA ARSHADI, AMBASADOR, CU OCAZIA ZILEI NATIONALE A REPUBLICII ISLAMICE IRAN11 FEBRUARIE 2008

Tuesday, January 29, 2008 Comments Off

MESAJUL E.S. DL. HAMID REZA ARSHADI, AMBASADOR, CU OCAZIA ZILEI NATIONALE A REPUBLICII ISLAMICE IRAN 11 FEBRUARIE 2008 Iranul se află în inima Orientului Mijlociu, fiind o punte de legătură între Marea Caspică şi Golful Persic. Datorită varietăţii climatice caracteristica zonei Iranului, este posibil ca în acelaşi moment al anului, în diferite puncte

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Iran’s former nuclear negotiator: weakening of US Role in Region Encouraging Iran-Egypt Relations

Tuesday, January 1, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (Fars News Agency) Iran’s former nuclear negotiator Ali Larijani stated that international circumstances and regional changes, including “the weakening of the exclusive role of America in the region,” are encouraging Egypt and Iran to increase their mutual cooperation.

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Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution warns of enemy plots ahead of Iran vote

Monday, December 31, 2007 Comments Off

TEHRAN (Fars News Agency) Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei urged Iranians to be alert against enemy plots ahead of legislative elections next March.

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Iran’s N. Power a Back Up for Arabs against Israel

Sunday, December 30, 2007 Comments Off

TEHRAN (Fars News Agency)- Iran’s nuclear capability brings balance of power to the region and strengthens Muslim and Arab world against the Zionist regime of Israel, a former Lebanese minister said.

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Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution calls for Muslims’ Vigilance

Saturday, December 29, 2007 Comments Off

TEHRAN (Fars News Agency)- Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined the need for Muslims to maintain vigilance against enemies’ complicated plots.

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Iranian Commander Highlights Army Power

Saturday, December 29, 2007 Comments Off

TEHRAN (Fars News Agency)- Threats against our country have not differed in the last 27 years (since the onset of the Islamic Revolution), rather we have grown more powerful, Commander of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s army said here on Saturday.

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Iranian lawmaker: Enemies Pushed Back by Iranians’ Resistance

Saturday, December 29, 2007 Comments Off

TEHRAN (Fars News Agency)- An Iranian lawmaker said here Saturday that resistance of the Iranian nation has contributed a major role in defusing enemies’ plots, making them retreat from their belligerent stances against the Islamic Republic.

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