Press Shia Agency
Terrorism main danger in the world, Syria on top of countries facing it

Terrorism main danger in the world, Syria on top of countries facing it

MOSCOW, Apr. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu stressed that international terrorism remains the main danger which is facing the world and that Syria is on top of the countries which are fighting the ISIL terrorist organization.Speaking at the opening of the VI Moscow Conference on International Security, which is being held with the participation of 58 states,...

US policies in region new form of "universal fascism"

US policies in region new form of "universal fascism"

TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (Press Shia) – Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan has condemned US attack on Syrian territory, calling the move contrary to the principles of international law.In his speech at the VI Moscow Conference on International Security (MCIS), Dehghan said the international security system, although designed based on the principles of accepting self-determination of nations,...

Kremlin voices regret that OPCW fails to probe Syria chemical incident

Kremlin voices regret that OPCW fails to probe Syria chemical incident

TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (Press Shia) – The Kremlin spokesman expressed "extreme lack of understanding and regret" that the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons has abstained from investigating the chemical incident in Idlib despite Moscow and Tehran suggesting doing that.Moscow continues to express its grave incomprehension and regret with the Organization for the...

Putin’s special envoy to meet SNSC head

Putin’s special envoy to meet SNSC head

TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (Press Shia) – Vladimir Putin’s special envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentiev will visit Tehran Wed. to meet and talk with Head of Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani.Lavrentiev is scheduled to travel to the Iranian capital on Wednesday April 27 in order to meet with SNSC Head Shamkhani. The visit aims at conducting talks and consultations in line with...

Iranians to cast votes in 103 countries

Iranians to cast votes in 103 countries

TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Deputy FM Ghashghavi said Iranians residing in 103 foreign countries will be balloted for upcoming presidential elections.Deputy Foreign Minister for Consular, Parliamentary and Iranian Affairs Hassan Ghashghavi, who also chairs the committee for monitoring presidential elections abroad, stated that the process for holding ballots outside the country has...

Tehran, Baghdad well-coordinated at intl. communities

Tehran, Baghdad well-coordinated at intl. communities

TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (Press Shia) – Health Minister Hassan Hashemi said Iran held ties with the neighboring country of Iraq in all sectors as both sides work on joint programs in the field of medical sciences, health and treatment.The Iranian health minister made the remarks on Tuesday evening upon arriving in Iraq. Speaking to reporters at Baghdad International Airport, Hashemi added “Iran and...

Syrian army eliminates Nusra-linked terrorist groups in Daraa, Homs

Syrian army eliminates Nusra-linked terrorist groups in Daraa, Homs

DARAA, Apr. 26 (Press Shia) – A Syrian army unit carried out intensive operations against gatherings and fortifications of Jabhat al-Nusra-linked terrorist groups in Daraa al-Balad area in Daraa southern province.A military source told SANA that dens and barricades belonging to Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists were destroyed in the operations and a number of terrorists were...

Iran's new amb. to Syria begins mission in Damascus

Iran's new amb. to Syria begins mission in Damascus

TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (Press Shia) – Javad Torkabadi, Iran’s new ambassador to Syria, arrived in Syria capital city, Damascus on Tuesday evening.Taking the place of Mohammad Reza Raouf Sheibani, Torkabadi arrived in Damascus on Tuesday night, and was welcomed by the Iranian and Syrian officials, including Syrian Social Affairs Minister Rima al-Qadiri. Torkabadi served as Iran’s ambassador to...

Venezuelan right accused of coup attempt

Venezuelan right accused of coup attempt

CARACAS, Apr. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – The Vice President of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV), Diosdado Cabello, accused the opposition Democratic Unity Roundtable (MUD) of attempting a coup against President Nicolas Maduro in a cowardly and continuous manner.There is no sanity within the MUD, there is no room for reflection, no principles, no convictions, he said in a speech...

Iran, India’s MoD's call for joint coop. against terrorism

Iran, India’s MoD's call for joint coop. against terrorism

TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan and his Indian counterpart Arun Jaitley met on the sidelines of Moscow security conference to stress the need for a decisive fight against terrorism.During the meeting, Brig. Gen. Dehghan highlighted the many cultural and civilizational commonalities for mutual corporation, as well as the geopolitical and...

Archive