MPs to Hold Emergency Meetings on Terrorist Attack in SE Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The chairman of the Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission said the commission plans to hold two emergency meetings on a recent terrorist attack that killed 27 security forces in the southeastern province of Sistan and Balouchestan. – Politics news – Speaking to the Press Shia News Agency, Heshmatollah […]

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IRGC Commander Criticizes Pakistan for ‘Sheltering Terrorists’

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari warned certain regional countries behind a deadly terror attack in southeast Iran that the country’s patience is not unlimited and criticized Pakistan for providing shelter for the terrorists. – Politics news – “The Pakistani government, which has […]

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Iran’s Zarif, EU’s Mogherini Meet in Munich

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held a meeting with EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini on the sidelined of the Munich Security Conference. – Politics news – The two met in Germany’s Munich on Friday to discuss the latest developments regarding the Iran nuclear deal, regional issues, and other topics of […]

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Zarif Reiterates Iran’s Objection to Renegotiating JCPOA

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif once again expressed the country’s objection to the idea of renegotiating the landmark Iran nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). – Politics news – Speaking in an interview with NBC News on Friday, Zarif, who is in Germany to attend […]

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Iran Urges COPUOS to Assist in Peaceful Space Activities

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s ambassador to Vienna-based international organizations called on the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS) of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs to help Iran enjoy space technologies for peaceful purposes. – Science news – In an address to the 56th session of the Scientific and […]

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S. Korea Eager to Maintain Ties with Iran despite Sanctions

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Foreign minister of South Korea voiced her country’s willingness to sustain the age-old relations with Iran regardless of the Western sanctions against Tehran. – Politics news – South Korea’s Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and her Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad met on the sidelines of the 55th Munich Security Conference in Germany […]

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IRGC General Vows Revenge for Terrorist Attack in Southeast Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour said his forces will exact harsh revenge against perpetrators of a fatal terrorist attack on the IRGC personnel in the southeastern province of Sistan and Balouchestan. – Defense news – In a statement on Friday, General […]

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Iran Denounces Warsaw Conference Final Statement

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry dismissed the allegations raised in the final statement of the Warsaw Conference held in Poland, describing the communiqué as a proof of the anti-Iran meeting’s failure. – Politics news – Despite Washington’s tremendous efforts to hold an all-inclusive summit and create a new alliance against the Islamic Republic […]

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Zarif in Germany for Munich Security Conference

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Germany to take part in the 55th Munich Security Conference. – Politics news – Over 100 officials as well as political, security, and international figures including presidents, foreign and defense ministers, and heads of international organizations are participating in this year’s security conference […]

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Iranian, Russian Presidents Meet in Sochi, Hold Wide-Ranging Discussion

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin held a meeting on the sidelines of the Sochi Tripartite Summit for peace in Syria, discussing a wide range of issues, from the regional developments to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. – Politics news – Heading high-ranking delegations, President Rouhani […]

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