Archive "Politics"

Iran Warns Nationals in Turkey to Avoid Crowded Places

Iran Warns Nationals in Turkey to Avoid Crowded Places

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian embassy in Ankara issued a security warning, urging its citizens in Turkey to stay away from crowded and insecure areas in the country. In a statement issued on Monday, the embassy warned Iranian nationals either travelling to Turkey or residing in the country to take heed of warnings issued by the embassy and consulate generals as well as the host...

Zarif meets with former Swedish FM

Zarif meets with former Swedish FM

TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Former Swedish foreign minister Nils Daniel Carl Bildt met with Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday morning.Carl Bildt who is in Tehran to hold talks with Iranian officials, met with Dr. Zarif on Monday exchanging views on bilateral issues. Dr. Zarif will also hold talks and consultations with German Vice-Chancellor and Economy...

Iran, Brazil to hold human rights talks

Iran, Brazil to hold human rights talks

TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (Press Shia) – Head of Iran's High Council for Human Rights Mohammad Javad Larijani flied to Brazil for human rights talks.Leading a high-ranking delegation, Larijani began his visit to Brazil upon an official invitation of Brazilian side to hold justice and human rights talks. The Legal Deputy of Iran's Judiciary Zabihollah Khodaian and the Deputy Secretary General of...

The Devil’s advocates in region

The Devil’s advocates in region

TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Since March 26, 2015, Saudi Arabia has led a Western-backed coalition that has rained bombs down on Yemen, claiming the lives of thousands of civilians including defenseless and innocent women and children.Saudi Arabia invaded Bahrain amid Islamic Awakening or Arab Spring protests in 2010 and 2011 to suppress peaceful and legal protests that were going on...

Iran Lauds Palestine’s Resistance to Israel

Iran Lauds Palestine’s Resistance to Israel

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry paid tribute to the Palestinian people on the 16th anniversary of the Second Palestinian Intifada (uprising) for their remarkable resistance to the Israeli crimes, stressing that the Zionist regime’s atrocious policies against Palestine will get nowhere. Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Sunday commemorated the anniversary of...

Iran praises Palestinian nation on anniversary of Second Intifada

Iran praises Palestinian nation on anniversary of Second Intifada

TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (Press Shia) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson praised the resistance of the Palestinian people on the first anniversary of the Second Palestinian Intifada.Bahram Ghasemi commemorated the anniversary of the Intifada and praised the stability of the Palestinian nation and jihadi groups against the criminal policies of Israel regime. He honored the memory of oppressed martyrs of...

Embassy warns Iranians in Turkey

Embassy warns Iranians in Turkey

TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Embassy in Ankara has strongly advised Iranians living in or visiting Turkey to avoid making presence in crowded or insecure areas.As quoted by Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Iranian Embassy in Ankara has issued a warning statement urging Iranians to heed all security warnings declared by consulates of the Islamic Republic of Iran in...

Intelligence, security bodies critical for curbing regional crises

Intelligence, security bodies critical for curbing regional crises

TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (Press Shia) – Secretary of Iran SNSC stressed the critical role of intelligence and security bodies in managing the increasing security threats by terrorist elements in region.Ali Shamkhani, Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC), made the remark in a meeting with Mustafa Kazmi, Head of the Iraqi National Intelligence Service, on Sunday in...

Syrian army calls on militants to leave eastern Aleppo

Syrian army calls on militants to leave eastern Aleppo

TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (Press Shia) – The Syrian Armed Forces Command calls on all militants in the eastern neighborhoods of Aleppo to leave these neighborhoods, according to official statement. The Syrian Army Command on Sunday called on the militants in eastern Aleppo to leave it and promised them a safe passage, it said in a statement. "The Armed Forces Command calls...

West turning blind eyes on Zionist crimes in Palestine

West turning blind eyes on Zionist crimes in Palestine

TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Ali Larijani has criticized the west’s general negligence of the Zionist crimes in Palestine and Saudi crimes in Yemen.Ali Larijani received a Belgian delegation of the Parliament headed by Mr. Dirk van der Maelen, head of Belgian House of Representative Foreign Affairs and International Relations Commission on Sunday evening. Larijani...