Archive "Politics"

Rouhani, Kenyan speaker meet in Tehran

Rouhani, Kenyan speaker meet in Tehran

Rouhani, Kenyan speaker meet in...

Saudis go through fire to keep US support

Saudis go through fire to keep US support

TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said some countries in the region are constantly going through fire and water not to lose US support.Speaking among a gathering of Iranians in New York on Saturday, Zarif pointed to the perfect security in the Islamic Republic of Iran and said, "while the world is worried about the threat of chaos, extremism and...

Syrian FM meets Iranian, Algerian counterparts

Syrian FM meets Iranian, Algerian counterparts

New York, Sep. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid al-Moallem met his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif on the sidelines of the 71st session of the UN General Assembly.Talks during the meeting dealt with boosting coordination and consultations between Syria and Iran as the two sides discussed the latest developments in the Syrian and...

Iran likely to dispatch destroyers to Italian ports

Iran likely to dispatch destroyers to Italian ports

TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Navy Commander Rear-Admiral Habibollah Sayyari announced that Iranian destroyers might dock at Italian ports in the near future.Speaking among reporters on the sidelines of a ceremony held on Sunday, on the beginning of school year of Iran's Supreme National Defense University, Sayyari said, "yesterday Iran dispatched a peace and friendship...

Russians after Iranian long-range drone tech.

Russians after Iranian long-range drone tech.

TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces said Sun. that Russians seek to obtain the technology of manufacturing the Iranian long-range drones, capable of targeting positions with one meter square surfaces.Major General Mohammad Hossein Bagheri made the remark on Sunday during the ceremony of the new academic year for Iran’s Supreme National Defense University....

Syrian parl. speaker to visit Tehran

Syrian parl. speaker to visit Tehran

TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – Syrian Parliament Speaker is scheduled for a visit to Tehran in the near future, Iran Parliament’s Director General of Foreign Affairs said on Sunday.According to Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, Syrian first female parliament speaker, Hadiyeh Khalaf Abbas, will soon visit Iran at the official invitation of her Iranian counterpart Ali Larijani. He went...

Winners and losers of cheap oil ahead of OPEC summit

Winners and losers of cheap oil ahead of OPEC summit

TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (Press Shia) – The upcoming meeting of OPEC ministers in Algeria in late September has given rise to a great deal of speculation on possible beneficiaries and losers of a freeze deal.Numerous factors exert slight or major effects on oil prices ranging all the way from an official handshake between petroleum ministers of two oil-producing states to supply and demand conditions of...

Arab Coalition Airstrike leaves 8 dead, 9 injured in Yemen

Arab Coalition Airstrike leaves 8 dead, 9 injured in Yemen

MOSCOW, Sep. 25 (Press Shia) – At least eight people are dead, nine suffered injuries as a result of Arab Coalition Airstrike in a Yemeni city Ibb, a local source said Sunday. "The planes of the Arab Coalitions hit a residential building in the Ibb province, resulting in the death of Mohamad Jamai, the chief of agriculture in the region of As Sabra, his wife,...

Iran ‘could have been invaded in 9/11 aftermath’

Iran ‘could have been invaded in 9/11 aftermath’

TEHRAN, Sep. 24 (Press Shia) – Parliament speaker has told a meeting in Tehran many dark sides of the Sacred War should be discovered to provide the public with full image of the situation at war.Ali Larijani who was speaking to Parliament administrative staff on Saturday said that Iran had achieved a feat of excellence in fighting back international opposition in war with Iraq (1980-88) and...

Kenyan Speaker: Parliaments Can Play Key Role in Boosting Tehran-Nairobi Ties

Kenyan Speaker: Parliaments Can Play Key Role in Boosting Tehran-Nairobi Ties

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The speaker of Kenya’s National Assembly called for promotion of parliamentary cooperation with Iran, saying that parliaments can play a major role in boosting bilateral and multilateral relations. Speaking at a joint press conference with Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani in Tehran on Saturday, Justin Muturi pointed to issues discussed in an earlier meeting with...