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Iran Condemns Israeli Brutality on Anniversary of 1948 Deir Yassin Massacre

Iran Condemns Israeli Brutality on Anniversary of 1948 Deir Yassin Massacre

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson denounced the Zionist regime’s aggressive and expansionist policies, saying the world will never forget Israeli crimes in the deadly attack on the Palestinian village of Deir Yassin that killed 600 people back in 1948. - Politics news - In a statement on Tuesday, Bahram Qassemi said the shallow foundation of the Zionist regime...

China, Iraq Slam IRGC Ban, Urge US to Avoid Destabilizing Region

China, Iraq Slam IRGC Ban, Urge US to Avoid Destabilizing Region

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – China and Iraq censured the Trump administration for designating Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a "terrorist group", urging Washington to avoid destabilizing steps in the region. - Politics news - "We hope that relevant countries, especially major powers outside the region, will do more things that are conducive to the peace and stability of...

Turkey, Qatar Denounce Trump’s Blacklisting of IRGC

Turkey, Qatar Denounce Trump’s Blacklisting of IRGC

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and his Qatar counterpart Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani separately condemned US President Donald Trump’s recent decision to label Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a “terrorist group”. - Politics news - Cavusoglu on Tuesday warned that the move was a step outside international law which will...

Iranian Army Voices Strong Support for IRGC against US

Iranian Army Voices Strong Support for IRGC against US

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian Army condemned a recent move by the US government to label the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a “terrorist group” and said the Army is resolved to defend the Islamic Republic “hand in hand” with the IRGC. - Politics news - “In continuation of its hostile policies against the holy establishment of the Islamic Republic of Iran,...

Iran Appoints New Head of UN Mission

Iran Appoints New Head of UN Mission

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Former deputy foreign minister Majid Takht Ravanchi was appointed Iran’s ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations headquarters in New York. - Politics news - Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi announced on Tuesday that Takht Ravanchi has been appointed to the new post at Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s suggestion and...

US Infuriated by IRGC’s Regional Victories: Iran Defense Minister

US Infuriated by IRGC’s Regional Victories: Iran Defense Minister

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami highlighted the reasons behind a recent decision by the US administration to label the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a “terrorist group”, saying that the IRGC’s regional victories have infuriated Washington. - Politics news - With their accurate and profound understanding of the...

Ayatollah Khamenei: US Plot against IRGC to Backfire

Ayatollah Khamenei: US Plot against IRGC to Backfire

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei lauded the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps as a major force at the front line of the fight against enemies, saying the US’ hostile attempts against the IRGC and Iran would get nowhere and boomerang on it. - Politics news - In a meeting with a group of IRGC personnel and their families in Tehran on...

Iran’s President Hails IRGC as Pillar of Islamic Republic, Hits Back at US

Iran’s President Hails IRGC as Pillar of Islamic Republic, Hits Back at US

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani expressed full support for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) after the US labeled it as a “terrorist group”, saying nobody would endorse such move by the US which is committing acts of terrorism around the world. - Politics news - In an address to a ceremony marking the National Nuclear Technology Day in Tehran on...

Labeling IRGC as Terrorist Sign of US Regime’s Idiocy: Iran’s Larijani

Labeling IRGC as Terrorist Sign of US Regime’s Idiocy: Iran’s Larijani

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani condemned the US administration’s move to label the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a “terrorist group” as a sign of “idiocy” of the Washington government. - Politics news - “This behavior of the US regime, which has shamelessly declared the IRGC as a terrorist group these days, reflects the depth of the...

Iran Regards US Forces in Region as Terrorists: Deputy FM

Iran Regards US Forces in Region as Terrorists: Deputy FM

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyed Abbas Araqchi condemned the US move to blacklist the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) and said in a reciprocal move, Tehran designates US forces in the Middle East as terrorists. - Politics news - Speaking to the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) on Monday night, Araqchi said the...