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Iranian, French Diplomats Discuss Syrian Crisis

Iranian, French Diplomats Discuss Syrian Crisis

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari and Special Envoy of France to Syria Franck Gellet exchanged views about a range of issues, including the latest efforts to resolve the protracted crisis in Syria.   Speaking at the meeting in Tehran, the French diplomat highlighted his country’s determination to help end the...

Europe has no right to call for missile talks with Iran

Europe has no right to call for missile talks with Iran

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia) – Leader’s Advisor Ali Akbar Velayati said the Europeans held no rights to support the JCPOA on the one hand and call for missile and regional negotiations with Iran on the other.“Iran is ready to launch cooperation with France in a wide variety of sectors,” Head of Iran’s Strategic Research Center and Leader's senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati made the...

JCPOA valuable success reached through national consensus

JCPOA valuable success reached through national consensus

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia) – President Hassan Rouhani described the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) as a valuable achievement and success, achieved through national consensus, people's support and the Leader's guidance.President made the remarks at a meeting with representatives of the Combatant Clergy Association in Tehran. Politically, the current US administration's solitude...

FM Zarif calls for expansion of ties between Iran, Uzbekistan

FM Zarif calls for expansion of ties between Iran, Uzbekistan

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia) – While referring to the historical relationship between Iran and Uzbekistan, Iran’s FM emphasized on expanding bilateral relations in all areas.Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made the remarks in a meeting with Abdulaziz Kamilov, his counterpart from Uzbekistan. Uzbekistan’s foreign minister said “considering the importance of the...

Jaberi Ansari, France special envoy talk Syria crisis

Jaberi Ansari, France special envoy talk Syria crisis

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia) – Iranian Deputy FM for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari and France’s Special Envoy for Syria Franck Gellet have held talks on the latest developments in the Arab country.During the Tuesday meeting held in Tehran, the two sides conferred on regional cooperation between Iran and France, the roots of Syria crisis, and the ways to resolve it. Gellet...

UK police arrest assailants on Iran embassy

UK police arrest assailants on Iran embassy

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia) – London police have arrested the two assailants of an organized group called ‘Restart’ who stormed the Iranian embassy in UK on Saturday.The attackers had sprayed the symbol of the group on the embassy’s wall. Their timely arrest thanks to the coordination from the staff of Iranian embassy in London and the prompt presence of London police at the scene...

Japan voices support for Iran nuclear deal

Japan voices support for Iran nuclear deal

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia) – Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono has told his Iranian counterpart Zarif that his country continues to support the 2015 landmark nuclear deal, Japanese public broadcaster NHK reported Monday.According to NHK, their teleconference took place on Monday, during which Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Koni expressed full support for Iran's nuclear deal, days...

Iran owns cutting-edge missile technology

Iran owns cutting-edge missile technology

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Jazayeri said Mon. that Iran has the latest missile technology, stressing that the country’s defense capability is non-negotiable.Speaking to al-Alam news channel on Monday, Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces, stressed that Iran’s defense program is considered a redline for the Islamic...

Trump's inappropriate word in lieu of Persian Gulf proves his  ignorance

Trump's inappropriate word in lieu of Persian Gulf proves his ignorance

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia) – Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari, referring to Trump’s anti-Iran comments, said US president’s unwise speech will make no change in the name of Persian Gulf.Sayyari, who is in Italy to attend a naval conference and to provide the European country with Iran’s experience in ensuring security in high-risk maritime zones, like the Gulf of Aden,...

Canadian Diplomatic Team in Tehran for Talks

Canadian Diplomatic Team in Tehran for Talks

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A delegation from Canada’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has visited Iran as part of the regular diplomatic talks the two countries have held over the past two years, Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson said. In a statement on Monday, Bahram Qassemi said the Canadian delegation, which had earlier visited Iran in May, has recently arrived in Tehran and held talks...