Archive "Politics"

Iran’s Army Commander Vows Severe Blows to Enemies

Iran’s Army Commander Vows Severe Blows to Enemies

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Army Commander Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi described the security of the people as “a red line” and said in response to enemies’ blows, the Armed Forces of the country will deal a harsher blow. Speaking to reporters on Wednesday on the sidelines of a ceremony to commemorate the martyrs of a recent terrorist attack on a military parade in the...

Iran’s Defense Ministry Develops Imaging System

Iran’s Defense Ministry Develops Imaging System

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Defense Ministry on Wednesday unveiled a homegrown dual-energy imaging system for civilian application, particularly at customs. In a ceremony in the city of Saveh, 140 kilometers southwest of Tehran, Deputy Defense Minister General Qassem Taqizadeh unveiled the homegrown system, saying the overflow of military technologies has assisted in the fight...

Iran to Rout US in Economic Battle: Top Security Official

Iran to Rout US in Economic Battle: Top Security Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani deplored Washington’s hostilities against Tehran and said the Islamic Republic will counter all threats and defeat the US government in the economic war it has launched against the country. In a speech on Tuesday evening, Shamkhani pointed to recent remarks by US National Security...

Iran Hails Election of New Iraqi President

Iran Hails Election of New Iraqi President

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry congratulated Barham Salih on being chosen Iraq’s new president, hoping for stronger brotherly ties between Tehran and Baghdad under new Iraqi government. In a statement on Tuesday night, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said Iran welcomes the Iraqi parliament’s move to elect Barham Salih as the Arab country’s new...

IRGC Releases Images of Ground Zero after Missile Attack on Terrorists in Syria

IRGC Releases Images of Ground Zero after Missile Attack on Terrorists in Syria

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Aerospace Force released the photos of the sites used by terrorists that it annihilated in a recent missile and drone attacks inside Syria. The IRGC Aerospace Force on Tuesday released the images its pilotless aircraft have taken from the ground zero during the recent missile and drone strike against the positions of terrorists...

Two Advanced Homegrown Submarines Join Iranian Navy’s Fleet (+Photos)

Two Advanced Homegrown Submarines Join Iranian Navy’s Fleet (+Photos)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian Navy on Tuesday added two state-of-the-art domestically made submarines to its fleet in the country's southeastern coasts of Makran. The submarines joined the Navy’s fleet during a ceremony in the port city of Jask, attended by a number of high-ranking officials, including Commander of the Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi.Speaking at...

IAEA Says Does Not Take Intelligence at Face Value after Israel’s Claims on Iran

IAEA Says Does Not Take Intelligence at Face Value after Israel’s Claims on Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The UN nuclear watchdog said its independence is paramount and it does not take intelligence presented to it at face value, in an apparent response to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s description of a “secret atomic warehouse” in Iran. “The agency sends inspectors to sites and locations only when needed. The agency uses all safeguards...

Israel’s Provocations in Syria Not to Go Unanswered: Russian Envoy

Israel’s Provocations in Syria Not to Go Unanswered: Russian Envoy

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Russian Ambassador to Iran Levan Jagarian slammed the Israeli regime’s air strikes against Syria and said such provocative measures will not go unanswered anymore. Speaking to the Press Shia News Agency, Jagarian pointed to a military deal between Russia and Syria about the purchase of the S-300 missile defense system, saying that the delivery of the advance system...

Iran Urges Joint Action against Unilateralism, Violent Extremism

Iran Urges Joint Action against Unilateralism, Violent Extremism

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s envoy to the United Nations slammed extreme unilateralism and violent extremism as the world’s two main challenges, calling for concerted action, particularly by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member states, to combat those threats. In an address to a meetings of OIC foreign ministers in New York, the ambassador and deputy permanent...

Iranian Parliament Holds Closed Session on Ahvaz Terror Attack

Iranian Parliament Holds Closed Session on Ahvaz Terror Attack

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s lawmakers on Tuesday held a closed session to discuss various dimensions of a recent terrorist attack on a military parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz, which killed 25 people, including a four-year-old child. The MPs started the closed session on Tuesday morning with relevant authorities, including Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli and some...