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Iranian Spokesman: France among Countries Complicating Syria Crisis

Iranian Spokesman: France among Countries Complicating Syria Crisis

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman dismissed as “unrealistic” recent remarks by French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault about Tehran’s role in the ongoing war in Syria, saying everyone knows that France is among the countries that have complicated the Syrian crisis. “Unfortunately, (recent) statements by the French foreign minister, who should be...

Speaker Appeals for More Iranian Support for People of Yemen

Speaker Appeals for More Iranian Support for People of Yemen

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Yemen’s Parliament Speaker Yahya Ali al-Raee in a letter to his Iranian counterpart called on the Islamic Republic to provide more support for the people of Yemen and help find a way to end the Saudi-led invasion of the Arab country. In his letter to Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani on Wednesday, the Yemeni speaker asked for Iran’s help to end the...

FAO joins UNHCR to improve livelihood of Iran’s Afghan refugees

FAO joins UNHCR to improve livelihood of Iran’s Afghan refugees

TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (Press Shia Agency) – FAO Representative to Iran received a Note of Appreciation on Wednesday from his UNHCR counterpart welcoming the Organization as the latest partner to the Solutions Strategy for Afghan Refugees (SSAR).The Note handed over to Mr. Serge Nakouzi, the Representative of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) to the Islamic Republic of...

Zarif, Yıldırım discuss regional developments

Zarif, Yıldırım discuss regional developments

TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (Press Shia) – Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has arrived in Ankara on Wednesday to meet country’s Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım.Zarif had earlier met Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, his Turkish counterpart after his visit to New York to participate in UNGA, in a three and half an hour meeting where they talked Syria where both countries had been engaged by different agendas....

Syrian crisis due to France’s wrong policies

Syrian crisis due to France’s wrong policies

TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (Press Shia) – Bahram Ghasemi in response to French FM’s remarks at UNSC meeting said Wed. France itself is one of those countries whose wrong policies have further escalated the current crisis in Syria.Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi reacted to the rash remarks made by French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault at the recent UN Security Council’s meeting on...

Iran Raps Iraq Terrorist Attacks

Iran Raps Iraq Terrorist Attacks

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday condemned a string of terrorist bombings in neighboring Iraq that killed around 100 civilians over the past days. Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi offered condolences to the Iraqi government and nation and families of victims of the deadly terrorist attacks. He also attributed the killing of innocent people in Iraq, Syria,...

VIDEO: Zarif meets Turkish PM

VIDEO: Zarif meets Turkish PM

ANKARA, Sep. 28 (Press Shia Agency) – Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held talks at Cankaya Palace in Ankara.     ...

Iran slams Baghdad deadly bombings

Iran slams Baghdad deadly bombings

TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran has condemned Tue. series of bomb blasts in Iraqi capital which killed at least 15 people and wounded 55 others.Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi condemned the deadly attacks carried out by the ISIL terrorist groups in Baghdad on Tuesday, and expressed his deepest sympathy and condolences to the people and government of Iraq. He...

Zarif, Yildrim meet in Ankara

Zarif, Yildrim meet in Ankara

Zarif, Yildrim meet in...

Iran responds to UAE absurd claims at UN

Iran responds to UAE absurd claims at UN

TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (Press Shia Agency) – First Secretary of the Permanent Mission of Iran to UN deemed the remarks of the UAE foreign minister ‘baseless’ and ‘absurd’ fabrications from a country whose warplanes are constantly bombing civilians in Yemen.Abbas Yazdani, First Secretary of the Permanent Mission of Iran to the United Nations, said in his address to the General Assembly on Sep....