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US Congress bans Trump from declaring war on Iran

US Congress bans Trump from declaring war on Iran

TEHRAN, May 25 (Press Shia Agency) – The US House of Representatives has unanimously added an amendment to the US 2019 National Defense Budget, in which any declaration of a war on Iran has been banned without the Congress’s approval.The amendment, which was proposed by Democrat Keith Maurice Ellison and gained the support of a number of other Democrat as well as Republican MPs, was...

'In Khorramshahr liberation world was convinced Iran is invincible'

'In Khorramshahr liberation world was convinced Iran is invincible'

TEHRAN, May 25 (Press Shia Agency) – The message of the day of Liberation of Khorramshahr was that Iran is invincible, according to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday. Speaking at the 11th Congress for Praising Veterans, Specifically Martyrs of the Liberation of Khorramshahr late on Thursday, the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said “Ramadan is the month of divine mercy and...

IAEA once again confirms Iran's compliance with JCPOA

IAEA once again confirms Iran's compliance with JCPOA

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran is still implementing the 2015 accord over its nuclear program, according to a report by the UN's nuclear watchdog.The International Atomic Energy Agency report, seen by AFP, shows that Iran is abiding by the deal's key restrictions on its nuclear facilities. The latest assessment from the IAEA comes weeks after US President Donald Trump withdrew the...

Iran awaits no permit to boost military power

Iran awaits no permit to boost military power

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – The deputy coordinator of Iranian Army's Navy said Thurs. that Iranian armed forces are fully ready against the external threats, adding Iran does not wait to get permission to strengthen its military power.“We do not wait for permission from any foreign country and do not need any foreign help to boost our military capabilities,” said Rear Admiral Hamza...

Third parties pushing Morocco to level accusations against Iran

Third parties pushing Morocco to level accusations against Iran

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia) – In reaction to Moroccan Bourita's interview with Fox News, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said Thurs. that third parties are pushing the Moroccan authorities to level baseless accusations against the Islamic Republic.In a Thursday statement Bahram Ghasemi rejected Moroccan foreign minister’ new accusations against Iran during an interview with US Fox News,...

Iran Dismisses Morocco’s Allegations

Iran Dismisses Morocco’s Allegations

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry categorically rejected the “repetitious” accusations that Morocco’s foreign minister has leveled against Tehran, slamming them as an attempt to appease certain third parties. In comments on Thursday, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi decried as “completely incorrect and false” the new allegations that Moroccan...

Leader’s conditions for talks with Europe to become law

Leader’s conditions for talks with Europe to become law

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) –A member of Iran's Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, said Thurs. that conditions laid out by Iran’s Leader for staying in JCPOA will become law. “Given the nation’s concerns, the Leader set out a series of guidelines to lawmakers,” Abolfazl Hassan Beigi said on Thursday a day after the Iranian Leader Ayatollah Khamenei set...

Israel regime axes law allowing PM to declare war 'on his own'

Israel regime axes law allowing PM to declare war 'on his own'

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia) – Israeli regime’s government has reportedly moved to alter a law that would allow the prime minister to declare war without the backing of the majority of the cabinet.The Israeli regime's Security Cabinet has decided to annul a law that was approved by the parliament last month and which effectively grants the  prime minister and defense minister the...

Bosnia to stand by EU in supporting Iran nuclear deal

Bosnia to stand by EU in supporting Iran nuclear deal

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia) – Head of Bosnian Presidential Council Baqer Ezzat Begovic has vowed that his country will stand by the nuclear deal with Iran alongside the EU.“In line with Federica Mogherini’s statement on May 9, Bosnia and Herzegovina will stand by the nuclear deal with Iran alongside the European Union,” according to Baqer Ezzat Begovic in a meeting with Iran’s...

Iran not to start a war, but will vigorously defend itself if attacked

Iran not to start a war, but will vigorously defend itself if attacked

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – The Head of Iranian Army’s Strategic Studies Center Brigadier General Pourdastan says that Iran will not be the first country to start a war but it will vigorously defend itself against external threats. “Iran’s armed forces’ military doctrine is formed based on deterrence and defense,” Brigadier General Ahmadreza Pourdastan said on Thursday...