Archive for the ‘Iran Presidency’ Category

Iranian President Meets Sri Lankan Counterpart

Sunday, September 28, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Sri Lanka’s President Mahinda Rajapaksa met with his Iranian counterpart Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on the sidelines of the 63rd UN General Assembly sessions in New York on Thursday, where he praised Iran for helping Sri Lanka solve its energy crisis.

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Ahmadinejad Highlights Iran’s Close Ties with Pakistan, Afghanistan

Sunday, September 28, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran, Pakistan and Afghanistan are part of a “larger family”, given their historic ties and their cultural links, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told a news conference at the United Nations Headquarters on Tuesday.

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Ahmadinejad: World Awaiting Major Changes

Saturday, September 27, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said that the idols of the modern era are collapsing right now.

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President Stresses Iran’s Right to Produce N. Fuel

Saturday, September 27, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran needs the ability to produce nuclear fuel because it cannot rely on other nations to supply enriched uranium to the Islamic Republic’s planned reactors, the Iranian president said Thursday.

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Ahmadinejad Blasts US Foreign Policy

Saturday, September 27, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Thursday that NATO forces paid insufficient attention to humanitarian problems in Afghanistan, that Iraqi forces should be given more responsibility for security and that he was “unhappy” with the situation in Georgia.

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Iranian President: No Tension with UAE

Friday, September 26, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad stressed that his country’s differences with the neighboring United Arab Emirates over the three Iranian islands in the Persian Gulf can be resolved through talks, and condemned interference in the issue by some other states.

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Ahmadinejad Accepts Obama’s Offer for Debate

Friday, September 26, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has offered to take on US presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain in a debate.

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Ahmadinejad Criticizes Unjust Global System

Friday, September 26, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad blasted the “unjust system” prevailing in the world and called for respect for human dignity in his speech to the UN General Assembly in New York on Tuesday.

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Ahmadinejad Blasts Powers for Bullying World

Wednesday, September 24, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told the UN General Assembly Tuesday that a few “bullying” world powers are trying to thwart Iran’s peaceful nuclear program.

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Ahmadinejad Terms Nuke-Seekers Politically Backward

Wednesday, September 24, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad described those states seeking to acquire nuclear weapons as “politically backward”.

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Ahmadinejad Blames Wall Street Turmoil on US Military Offensives

Tuesday, September 23, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad declared Monday that the turmoil on Wall Street was rooted in part in US military intervention abroad and voiced hope that the next American administration would retreat from what he called President Bush’s “logic of force.”

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Ahmadinejad: IAEA to Show Iran’s Peaceful Intent

Tuesday, September 23, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in a radio interview said the United Nations’ nuclear watchdog agency offers “the best guarantee” that Iran can enrich uranium for peaceful uses, and said the United States “should cease putting pressure” on the agency.

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Khatami will not Run for President

Thursday, September 18, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Former Iranian President Seyed Mohammad Khatami announced that he will not be a candidate in the upcoming presidential election.

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Ahmadinejad’s New York Visit Aimed at Promoting Peace

Monday, September 15, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki on Sunday said president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s upcoming trip to New York is in line with Iran’s policy to team up with the international community in its efforts to bring peace and justice to the world.

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Ahmadinejad Felicitates Nicaragua, Guatemala on Nat’l Day

Monday, September 15, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad extended his congratulations to his Nicaraguan and Guatemalan counterparts on the national day in the two Latin states.

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US Refrains to Issue Visa for Ahmadinejad to Attend UN

Monday, September 15, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- The United States has once again stonewalled the visa process for the Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to attend the United Nations General Assembly later this month in New York.

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Iranian President Hails Success by Iraqi Gov’t

Friday, September 12, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said the Iraqi government has succeeded in improving the conditions in Iraq in favor of the Iraqi nation and expressed hope that the war-torn country would move forward on the path to reconstruction and national solidarity.

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Israel Devising Plots to Abduct Ahmadinejad

Thursday, September 11, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli Pensioners Minister and former Mossad agent Rafi Eitan openly called for the abduction of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

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Iran’s Presidential Election Set for June, 2009

Monday, September 8, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran’s Deputy Interior Minister Ali-Reza Afshar announced on Sunday that the date for Iran’s presidential election has been fixed for June 12, 2009.

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Iranian President Meets Chinese Counterpart

Sunday, September 7, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad held talks with Chinese President Hu Jintao in Beijing on Saturday in a rare visit to China coinciding with the start of the Paralympic Games.

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Ahmadinejad Felicitates Zardari on Pakistan Win

Sunday, September 7, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad extended his congratulations to Asif Ali Zardari on his victory in Pakistan’s presidential poll Saturday and said he hoped ties between the two countries would expand.

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Iran may Reciprocate Western Sanctions with Similar Move

Friday, September 5, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad dismissed sanctions by the world powers against his country as illegal, and said that Iran may impose sanctions against the world’s predominant forces in response.

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Azerbaijani President Receives Iranian Deputy FM

Friday, September 5, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev received a visiting Iranian delegation led by the Deputy Foreign Minister Mehdi Safari on Thursday.

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Ahmadinejad Terms Tehran, La Paz Natural Allies

Tuesday, September 2, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told his Bolivian counterpart Evo Morales on Monday their two nations are natural allies and would boost energy ties.

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Ahmadinejad Blames Zionists for Georgia Crisis

Sunday, August 31, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Thursday that there is evidence that proves Zionists are behind the events on South Ossetia and Abkhazia.

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Ahmadinejad Blames Georgia Crisis on Western Powers

Saturday, August 30, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Thursday blamed foreign interference for the crisis in Georgia and called on regional powers to come to a peaceful resolution.

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Ahmadinejad Condoles with Algerian President

Thursday, August 28, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad sent a message on Wednesday to his Algerian counterpart Abdelaziz Bouteflika to condole with him, his nation and government on a series of terrorist attacks which claimed lives of many civilians and injured many others.

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Iran Proposes Using SCO Currencies

Thursday, August 28, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran proposed that members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) use their own currencies in trade with each other.

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Ahmadinejad Leaves for Tajikistan

Thursday, August 28, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad left Tehran Wednesday for Tajikistan to attend a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

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Ahmadinejad expresses sorrow over Kyrgyz air crash

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN, Aug. 26 (ISNA)-Iran’s president in a message expressed deep sorrow over the loss of lives in Kyrgyzstan air accident in which 42 Iranian nationals died.

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Leader Calls on Ahmadinejad to Plan for Second Term

Monday, August 25, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei urged President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to plan on keeping the top job for a second four-year term but called on him to keep better control of inflation.

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PGCC Chief Lauds Enhancement of Iran-Qatar Ties

Saturday, August 23, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC) Secretary General Abdulrahman bin Hamad al-Attiyah praised the visit to Iran by Qatari Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani and his talks with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

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Ahmadinejad to Visit Central Province Saturday

Saturday, August 23, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, along with members of his cabinet, is scheduled to pay a visit to Arak, in the central province of Markazi on Saturday

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Ahmadinejad: Zionists Most Isolated

Thursday, August 21, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad described Zionists as the most isolated group in the world despite their massive propaganda.

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Ahmadinejad congratulates Karzai on Afghanistan’s national day

Monday, August 18, 2008 Comments Off

TEHRAN, (ISNA)-Iran’s president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad congratulated his Afghan counterpart Hamid Karzai and Afghan people on Afghanistan’s national day.

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