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Zarif Says Aims to Implement Tehran-Damascus Deals in Syria Visit

Zarif Says Aims to Implement Tehran-Damascus Deals in Syria Visit

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif highlighted the objectives behind his trip to Syria, saying he plans to follow up on the implementation of previously reached agreements between the two countries. - Politics news - Speaking to reporters upon his arrival in Damascus on Tuesday, Zarif said he has made the visit to hold consolations with Syrian officials...

Iranian Fighter Jets Stage Drill ahead of National Army Day

Iranian Fighter Jets Stage Drill ahead of National Army Day

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Iranian Army’s fighter jets staged an aerial drill, flying over the capital, Tehran, in preparation for the National Army Day ceremonies due to be held across the country on Thursday. - Defense news - The bomber fighters of the Army performed the flyover during a ceremony in Tehran on Tuesday attended by Commander of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force...

Iran’s Zarif Begins Tour of Syria, Turkey

Iran’s Zarif Begins Tour of Syria, Turkey

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif started a trip to Syria and Turkey on Tuesday as part of Tehran’s regular political talks with Damascus and Ankara. - Politics news - Heading a ranking diplomatic delegation, Zarif left Tehran for Damascus for meetings with top Syrian officials, including his counterpart Walid Muallem and also President Bashar...

South Korea Donates $200,000 to Flood-Stricken Iranians

South Korea Donates $200,000 to Flood-Stricken Iranians

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The South Korean government donated a sum of 200,000 US dollar to the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) in a bid to assist flood-hit people across the Islamic Republic. - Politics news - “In line with our commitment to providing immediate assistance when the need arises, the government of the Republic of Korea donated $200,000 to the IRCS to contribute to...

Iran’s FM Expresses Sadness over Notre Dame Blaze

Iran’s FM Expresses Sadness over Notre Dame Blaze

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif expressed sadness and sympathy over a major fire engulfing the Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris, which he called an “iconic monument dedicated to the worship of our one God”. - Politics news - “Saddened that Notre Dame—that iconic monument dedicated to the worship of our one God & that brought all of us...

Iranian MPs Finalize Motion to Counteract US Move on IRGC

Iranian MPs Finalize Motion to Counteract US Move on IRGC

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission on Monday finalized a motion to support the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) against a recent decision by the US to label the force as “a terrorist group”, the commission spokesman said. - Politics news - Speaking to the Press Shia Agency News Agency, Ali Najafi said during a...

Iraq’s Nujaba Helps Flood Victims in Southwestern Iran (+Photos)

Iraq’s Nujaba Helps Flood Victims in Southwestern Iran (+Photos)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iraq’s Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba, a major Shiite resistance group, provided the flood-stricken people in Iran’s southwestern villages near Ahvaz and Hamidiyeh with constructional services and foodstuffs. - Politics news - On the first day of its presence in Iran, the aid convoy of Nujaba, which has been dispatched to help flood victims in the Iranian...

Iran FM, UN Diplomat Discuss Situation in Iraq

Iran FM, UN Diplomat Discuss Situation in Iraq

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s foreign minister and the UN envoy for Iraq discussed the latest developments in the Arab country at a meeting in Tehran. - Politics news - The new Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Iraq and Head of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq (UNAMI), Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, met with Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad...

IRGC Commander Highlights Iran’s Regional Power

IRGC Commander Highlights Iran’s Regional Power

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) deputy commander for coordination highlighted Iran’s power in the face of US and Israeli plots in the region and warned that tens of thousands of Hezbollah fighters have been stationed near the borders of the occupied territories. - Politics news - Addressing a conference in Tehran on Monday about the widespread support for...

Zarif Reminds E3: No Prohibition on Iran’s Uranium Enrichment

Zarif Reminds E3: No Prohibition on Iran’s Uranium Enrichment

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reminded France, Germany, and Britain, the three European signatories to the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, that “there is no prohibition” on the enrichment of uranium by Iran under the NPT or the nuclear agreement. - Politics news - “Reminder to our E3 partners in #JCPOA: There is NO...