Archive "Politics"

Iranian Speaker Highlights Role of Muslim Parliaments in Meeting Challenges

Iranian Speaker Highlights Role of Muslim Parliaments in Meeting Challenges

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani congratulated his Muslim counterparts on the religious festival of Eid al-Fitr, pointing to the prominent role that the parliaments of Islamic countries play in tackling various challenges, including the coronavirus outbreak. - Politics news - In separate congratulatory messages to his Muslims counterparts on Saturday,...

Iran’s President Hopes for Eradication of COVID-19 in Eid Message

Iran’s President Hopes for Eradication of COVID-19 in Eid Message

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulated Islamic countries’ heads of state on the religious festivity of Eid al-Fitr, hoping for global peace, security and health by overcoming the challenges and defeating the novel coronavirus pandemic. - Politics news - In separate messages on Saturday night, Rouhani congratulated Muslim heads of state, governments and...

Iran President Warns US Not to Create Trouble for Venezuela-Bound Tankers

Iran President Warns US Not to Create Trouble for Venezuela-Bound Tankers

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned the US not to make the mistake of creating trouble for the Iranian oil tankers carrying fuel to Venezuela, stressing that Iran is ready for retaliation although it will never start a conflict. - Politics news - “If our oil tankers in the Caribbean Sea or anywhere else in the world get into trouble caused by the Americans, they...

Iran’s Defense Ministry Vows Support for Palestinian Resistance

Iran’s Defense Ministry Vows Support for Palestinian Resistance

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Iranian Defense Ministry assured the anti-Israeli resistance front that it will provide unwavering support for Palestine. - Politics news - In a statement on Saturday, the Defense Ministry of Iran said the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic will vigorously support and defend the front of resistance considering that a new chapter was opened in the Palestinian...

US Breach of Intl. Obligations to End Up in Anarchism: Iran

US Breach of Intl. Obligations to End Up in Anarchism: Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman condemned Washington’s decision to withdraw from the Open Skies treaty, saying that there will be anarchism if the US continues to violate international rules and norms. - Politics news - “The Americans’ unilateralism & exit from Intl. agreements is still ongoing. In the past 3.5 years, the US Administration had kept...

Big Powers Backing Israel Frustrated by A Small Virus: Zarif

Big Powers Backing Israel Frustrated by A Small Virus: Zarif

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pandemic proved the impotence of the world powers supporting the Zionist regime, as it became clear that a small virus could undermine their power. - Politics news - The new coronavirus pandemic that has come to threaten all since late last year has shown that the global powers...

Tankers Carrying Iranian Fuel for Venezuela to Arrive Sunday: Data

Tankers Carrying Iranian Fuel for Venezuela to Arrive Sunday: Data

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A flotilla of five tankers carrying Iranian fuel for gasoline-starved Venezuela is approaching the Caribbean, with the first vessel expected to reach the South American country's waters on Sunday, according to Refinitiv Eikon tracking data. - Politics news - Iran is supplying about 1.53 million barrels of gasoline and alkylate to Venezuela, according to both...

Iran Sympathizes with Pakistan over Fatal Plane Crash

Iran Sympathizes with Pakistan over Fatal Plane Crash

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs offered condolences to Pakistan over deaths of scores of people after a passenger plane crashed in a residential area of Karachi. - Politics news - In a Friday message to Prime Minister of Pakistani Imran Khan, Rouhani expresseی his deep sorrow at the deaths of tens of people on...

Iran’s Embassy in Jordan Holds Panel Discussion on Palestine

Iran’s Embassy in Jordan Holds Panel Discussion on Palestine

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian Embassy in Amman held a panel discussion in commemoration of the International Quds Day, attended by a number of pro-Palestine activists. - Politics news - The panel discussion, entitled “Quds Day in Shadow of Deal of the Century”, was held at the Iranian Embassy in Jordan on Thursday. The meeting, held ahead of the International Quds Day, was...

Iran Condemns Europe’s ‘Stunning’ Captivity to Zionist Lobby

Iran Condemns Europe’s ‘Stunning’ Captivity to Zionist Lobby

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman hit out at Europe for its "stunning” captivity to Israeli lobby groups, adding that the 27-member bloc has failed to stop the Tel Aviv regime from violating international law. - Politics news - “Stunning is Europe's captivity to Zionist lobby. Europe has historically failed to stop Zionist regime's violation of Intl law (i.e....