Archive "Politics"

Govt. should respond strongly to US claims

Govt. should respond strongly to US claims

TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – Head of the Judiciary has said Western critiques of Iran’s human rights conditions are generally based on inaccurate and distorted data provided by the opposition and anti-Revolutionary circles overseas.Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani who was addressing a meeting of Judiciary high-ranking officials on Monday, downplayed the US claims that Iran violated...

High-profile session addresses environmental pollution

High-profile session addresses environmental pollution

TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (Press Shia) – How would high-profile session succeed in effectively addressing pressing issues of airborne particles which have jeopardized the daily life of people in Khuzestan and other provinces in varying degrees?A session finally decides to hear the plights of the environment in the southwestern province of Khuzestan after reports of the pollution brought the issue to...

Admitting weakness would embolden enemy to attack

Admitting weakness would embolden enemy to attack

TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has said Sacred Defense was an invaluable cultural heritage which should not be forgotten by the deafening propaganda of the cultural invasion.Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received a group of Sacred Defense commanders, warriors, and organizers of Rahian-e Noor, state-organized visits by university students and the public...

No evidence of Assad's use of chemicals

No evidence of Assad's use of chemicals

TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – A Russian political analyst believes Russia vetoed anti-Syrian sanctions resolution in the UNSC because evidence was lacking that Bashar al-Assad used chemical weapons.Mr. Mikhail Alexandrov told in an interview to Mehr News International Service that Egypt had also been a victim of what he believed was Western international support for terrorism; thus,...

Syrian army kills 22 Nusra terrorists in Hama, Idlib

Syrian army kills 22 Nusra terrorists in Hama, Idlib

HAMA, Mar. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – Syrian army units on Monday carried out concentrated operations against Jabhat al-Nusra in the countryside of Hama and Idlib.SANA reporter in Hama said that army units carried out intensive bombardments against gatherings and positions of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in al-Latamineh town in the northern countryside, destroying three vehicles and...

Europeans prefer a living JCPOA

Europeans prefer a living JCPOA

TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (Press Shia) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has told a press conference Iran welcomes mediation including by Moscow to bring a détente to relations with Saudi Arabia.Mr. Bahram Ghasemi’s press conference on Monday highlighted the importance of the JCPOA where the Europeans had been rejoicing the openings to Iranian economy post-JCPOA implementation. “They welcome a living...

China likely to join Astana talks on syria

China likely to join Astana talks on syria

TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has told a press conference Iran welcomes mediation including by Moscow to bring a détente to relations with Saudi Arabia.Mr. Bahram Ghasemi’s press conference on Monday highlighted the importance of the JCPOA where the Europeans had been rejoicing the openings to Iranian economy post-JCPOA implementation. “They welcome a...

Leader receives officials of Rahian-e Noor pilgrimage

Leader receives officials of Rahian-e Noor pilgrimage

نقد و بررسي ترجمه قرآن كريم توسط ابوالقاسم پاينده و بررسي" حقوق زن از منظر قرآن كريم" روز دوشنبه چهارم آبان ماه در دوازدهمين نمايشگاه بين المللي قرآن كريم برگزار مي شود .به گزارش گروه دين و انديشه خبرگزاري "مهر" به نقل از...

Security ‘substantive, non-assignable’: Iran MoD

Security ‘substantive, non-assignable’: Iran MoD

TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Defense Minister Dehghan said national security is non-assignable and substantive, criticizing the Persian Gulf littoral states for ‘buying’ security by spending too much money on foreign-made military equipment.Iranian Defense Minister Brig. Gen. Hossein Dehghan made the remarks this morning at the national conference on ‘efficiency in defense...

Turkey detains Russian citizen reportedly connected with Karlov's assassin

Turkey detains Russian citizen reportedly connected with Karlov's assassin

ANKARA, Mar. 06 (Press Shia) – A female Russian citizen allegedly connected to the suspected assassin of Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov has been detained in Ankara, Turkish media cited a law enforcement source in its report Monday.Investigators suspect Ekaterina, 33, of maintaining telephone contacts and exchanging WhatsApp messages with off-duty police officer Mevlut Mert...