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FM spokesman urges regional states to end tensions

FM spokesman urges regional states to end tensions

TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said countries of the region need to take steps to end tensions.The official made the remarks in response to the comments made by Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey Numan Kurtulmuş on the impact of Iran’s religious policies on Iraq; “Islamic Republic of Iran’s regional policies are derived from...

New chargé d'affaires to Argentina appointed

New chargé d'affaires to Argentina appointed

TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (Press Shia) – Iran's Foreign Ministry appointed, on Thursday, Mohammad Farhad Koleyni as the new chargé d'affaires of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Buenos Ayres replacing Ahmad Reza Kheyrmand.Mohammad Farhad Koleyni, a master’s degree holder of strategic foreign relations, who had formerly served at different positions including as the Islamic Republic of Iran’s...

World suffering terrorism after plotting against Syria

World suffering terrorism after plotting against Syria

TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran's ambassador to Damascus, Mohammad Reza Raouf Sheybani, condemned some countries’ support for anti-Syria plots which led to spread of terrorism in the world.“The longer the crisis lasts in Syria, the more of the hidden aspects of it get exposed,” said Iran's ambassador to Damascus, Mohammad Reza Raouf Sheybani on Wednesday at opulent Four Seasons...

Official Reaffirms Iran’s Support for Iraqis

Official Reaffirms Iran’s Support for Iraqis

BAGHDAD (Press Shia) – Head of the Strategic Research Center of Iran’s Expediency Council Ali Akbar Velayati assured Iraq of the Islamic Republic’s full support for the Arab country’s government and people. Iran will spare no effort to assist the Iraqi people, Veleyati, who is also secretary-general of the World Assembly of Islamic Awakening, said at a joint press conference with Head...

Russian, Syrian radars prove Belgian jets strike Syrian village

Russian, Syrian radars prove Belgian jets strike Syrian village

MOSCOW, Oct. 20 (Press Shia) – The Russian Defense Ministry said that Russian and Syrian radars proved that Belgian jets struck the Syrian village of Hassajek.The Russian Defense Ministry will unveil flight path details of the Belgian Air Force jets at the time of the deadly strike on a village near Aleppo in Syria, Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov...

FM dismisses anti-Iran accusations

FM dismisses anti-Iran accusations

TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (Press Shia) – Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iran’s Foreign Ministry, called Americans to stop false flagging play and abandon military support to Saudi 18-months-old aggression to Yemen.“Iran’s involvement in the attack to US warships on the Red Sea is a fictitious, imaginary, unfounded, and suspicious story,” said Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iran’s Foreign Ministry...

UN, Iran Discuss Humanitarian Aid for Yemen

UN, Iran Discuss Humanitarian Aid for Yemen

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A UN official in a phone conversation with Iran’s UN Ambassador Gholam Ali Khoshroo on Thursday discussed Tehran’s offer to supply humanitarian aid to Yemeni people who are in dire situation under Saudi airstrikes. Khoshroo and the United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Stephen O'Brien talked about...

Iran-Malaysia ties eyeing considerable boosting

Iran-Malaysia ties eyeing considerable boosting

TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (Press Shia) – With implementation of JCPOA, Iran is developing its ties with a large number of countries and Malaysia in particular is a major and advanced Islamic state in South-East Asia for Iran to work with.As long as Iran's foreign policy attaches great significance to Asian states, South-East Asian nation in particular, the Islamic Republic is fully determined to...

Brazil Ready to Help Resolve Middle East Conflicts

Brazil Ready to Help Resolve Middle East Conflicts

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A Brazilian deputy foreign minister, in a meeting with his Iranian counterpart, expressed the South American country’s readiness to contribute to the political settlement of crises in the Middle East. Brazil’s Deputy Foreign Minister Fernando José Marroni de Abreu met Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari in...

Syrians’ massacre result of spread of Wahhabism

Syrians’ massacre result of spread of Wahhabism

TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Deputy FM Araghchi addressed the 43rd session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the OIC held on Wednesday in Tashkent and discussed the ME’s security problems.  “It is obvious that the massacre of Syrian women, children and innocent civilians and the massive bloodshed is because of ISIL, al-Nusra Front, and the advocates of them,”...