Archive "Politics"

President Rouhani Congratulates Venezuela’s Maduro on Re-Election

President Rouhani Congratulates Venezuela’s Maduro on Re-Election

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani offered his congratulations to Nicolas Maduro on his re-election as the president of the Latin American country. “Undoubtedly, the successful, calm and healthy holding of this election, which was done under the shadow of economic sanctions and foreign powers’ threats, is a great success and victory for the...

Rouhani felicitates Venezuela’s Maduro on re-election

Rouhani felicitates Venezuela’s Maduro on re-election

TEHRAN, May 26 (Press Shia) – Iranian President Rouhani has forwarded a message of felicitation to Nicolas Maduro for his re-election as the president of Venezuela.“The successful and peaceful holding of the electoral process with the looming shadow of economic sanctions and threats by foreign powers is indeed a great victory for the government and people of Venezuela,” wrote Iranian...

Pompeo's special mission, shadow of US secret diplomacy over Europe

Pompeo's special mission, shadow of US secret diplomacy over Europe

TEHRAN, May 26 (Press Shia Agency) – Ever since America’s withdrawal from the JCPOA, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has been busy negotiating with his European counterparts over the Iran deal, trying to make them heel to the US move and even threatening European business that trade with Iran with economic sanctions.Intense negotiations between the US and Europe over the Iran nuclear...

Flight Festival in Birjand

Flight Festival in Birjand

BIRJAND, May 26 (Press Shia) – The Flight Festival of ultralight aircraft, the demonstration flight of remote controlled model aircraft and paramotors over Foudaj flight site was held in Birjand, South Khorasan province, on Friday.                         ...

Regional influence, Iran’s key facet of power

Regional influence, Iran’s key facet of power

TEHRAN, May 26 (Press Shia) – Iranian Minister of Defense Amir Hatami said Fri. that Iran’s regional influence is one of the country’s major facet of power that has kept the enemies’ aggression at bay.“Today, the enemies of Iran, led by the criminal United States, are pushing the agenda to counter the defense power of the Islamic Republic, all the while as they have been the ones...

Iran to step up developing missile power

Iran to step up developing missile power

TEHRAN, May 26 (Press Shia Agency) – Brigadier General Amir Hatami pointed to Iran’s high defense capabilities and potentials, saying that “the country will accelerate the development of its missile program" unhindered by US sanctions.Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a ceremony for the National Dezful Day on May 25, commemorating the resistance of Dezful´s citizens during the...

JCPOA joint commission meeting issues statement

JCPOA joint commission meeting issues statement

TEHRAN, May 26 (Press Shia) – The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) joint commission meeting chair has issued a statement following the 25 May 2018 meeting in Vienna.A meeting of the Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) took place in Vienna on 25 May 2018 upon the request of the Islamic Republic of Iran in order to review the implications of the...

Iran positive about JCPOA Joint Commission meeting

Iran positive about JCPOA Joint Commission meeting

TEHRAN, May 25 (Press Shia Agency) – After today’s talks between E3 + 2 and Iran in Vienna, Iranian negotiator said that he was positive as the remaining participants in the JCPOA shared a united stance on preserving the deal. The 9th meeting of the JCPOA commission of the JCPOA was held in Vienna’s Cobourg Hotel nearly two weeks after US unilateral withdrawal from the deal. In addition to...

'US new sanctions against Iran not to yield results'

'US new sanctions against Iran not to yield results'

TEHRAN, May 25 (Press Shia) – Hezbollah Secretary General Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah has said that the new US sanctions against Iran will fail, adding they are aimed at putting pressure on the whole Resistance movement.Speaking on the anniversary of the liberation of the south of Lebanon from the Israeli occupation on Friday, Hassan Nasrallah  said the purpose of the new US sanctions against...

Iran’s armed forces well aware of US military positions in ME

Iran’s armed forces well aware of US military positions in ME

TEHRAN, May 25 (Press Shia Agency) – The Head of Iranian Army’s Strategic Studies Center Brigadier General Pourdastan says that Iran’s armed forces are very well aware of the United States military positions in the Middle East region. “We know exactly how many and what kind of airplanes are in the airbases across the Arab countries… We also know all the warships in the Persian Gulf and...