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Trump’s ‘Foolish’ Comments on Iran Rooted in US Defeats in West Asia: Leader

Trump’s ‘Foolish’ Comments on Iran Rooted in US Defeats in West Asia: Leader

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei deplored recent remarks by US President Donald Trump against Iran as “foolish, very ugly and ignoble” and said they were rooted in Washington’s anger over its defeats in West Asia. “The foolish, very ugly, and ignoble speech of the US president, with its gangster and cowboy language full of...

Yemenis Mark 3rd Anniversary of Revolution

Yemenis Mark 3rd Anniversary of Revolution

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Hundreds of thousands of Yemenis gathered in the Yemeni capital Sana’a on September 21, 2017, to mark the third anniversary of the country’s September 21 Revolution. The demonstrators in Thursday's mass rally reaffirmed their commitment to the government in Sana’a and the Yemeni forces defending the country against an ongoing Saudi war.Large crowds from across...

Trump speaks out of desperation not from position of power

Trump speaks out of desperation not from position of power

TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei in reaction to US president’s anti-Iran remarks at UN General Assembly said Trump’s remarks are out of anger and desperation not from the position of power.Ayatollah Khamenei deemed US President Donald Trump’s Tuesday remarks against Iran “contemptible, offensive, obtuse, hectic, and all around...

Iran Parliament Speaker Sympathizes with Mexico Quake Victims

Iran Parliament Speaker Sympathizes with Mexico Quake Victims

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker offered condolences to the families of victims of a strong earthquake that struck central Mexico on Tuesday and killed tens of people. In a message to Speaker of the Mexican Parliament Jorge Carlos Ramirez Marin released on Thursday, Ali Larijani expressed sympathy with the Mexican people, parliament and government.Larijani also wished patience...

Iranian President Wraps Up Visit to New York

Iranian President Wraps Up Visit to New York

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who was in the US to participate in the United Nations General Assembly, left New York for Tehran after attending the event and meeting with senior officials of UN member states. President Rouhani, who had arrived in New York on Sunday evening at the head of a high-ranking delegation, left the city on Wednesday evening local...

Zarif holds talks with German, French FMs

Zarif holds talks with German, French FMs

TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif discussed various bilateral and regional issues, including KRG referendum plan and JCPOA with his French and German counterpart in New York on Wednesday.Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian discussed issues of mutual interest in a meeting in New York. During the...

Pres. Rouhani wraps up New York trip

Pres. Rouhani wraps up New York trip

TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (Press Shia) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani is en route to Tehran after his four-day stay in New York to attend the UN General Assembly session and hold talks with a number of senior foreign officials on the sidelines of the event.Iranian President Hassan Rouhani arrived in New York on Sunday evening, and had a cordial meeting with Iranians residing in the United States,...

Iran, Iraq, Turkey Issue Joint Statement against Kurdish Referendum

Iran, Iraq, Turkey Issue Joint Statement against Kurdish Referendum

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The foreign ministers of Iran, Iraq and Turkey, in a joint statement, voiced their opposition to a unilateral plan by Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan Region to hold and independence referendum next week. During a trilateral meeting in New York on Wednesday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Iraqi and Turkish counterparts, Ibrahim al-Jaafari and...

Iran Sends More Humanitarian Aid for Myanmar Muslim Refugees

Iran Sends More Humanitarian Aid for Myanmar Muslim Refugees

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran dispatched its second cargo of humanitarian aid to Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh on Wednesday. The 30-ton consignment, which included medicine, foodstuff, tents and blankets, was airlifted to Shah Amanat airport in the port city of Chittagong in Bangladesh..The first consignment of Iranian humanitarian aid for the Muslim people of Myanmar had...

Iran may resume enrichment if US scraps nuclear deal

Iran may resume enrichment if US scraps nuclear deal

TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – In a press conference Wed. in New York, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani clarified that in case Trump backs out of nuclear deal, Iran may resume enrichment not develop nuclear weapons.Following his address at the annual meeting of the 72nd UN General Assembly on Wednesday in New York, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani attended a press conference with...

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