Archive "Politics"

Egypt ready to join Astana talks

Egypt ready to join Astana talks

TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – Egypt will be pleased to join the Syrian peace talks in Astana, Egyptian Ambassador to Russia Mohamed Elbadri told."We definitely exert all our efforts in trying to address the Syrian crisis. In the event of an invitation, we will participate, especially since Egyptian efforts have already resulted in gathering several opposition groups that came out with a...

Regional states able to solve problems sans foreigners: Iranian cmdr.

Regional states able to solve problems sans foreigners: Iranian cmdr.

TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Pourdastan, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Iranian Army, told the visiting Commander of the Royal Air Force of Oman Air Vice Marshal Matar bin Ali al Obaidani that foreigners’ intervention in the ME has been harmful.“I hope this visit to lead to extended and broadened interaction and more cooperation between the armed forces of the Islamic...

Iran Keen to Boost Ties with Tanzania in All Areas: FM Zarif

Iran Keen to Boost Ties with Tanzania in All Areas: FM Zarif

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif expressed Iran’s resolve and readiness to develop relations with African states, Tanzania in particular. Iran is ready to develop and deepen ties with Tanzania in diverse economic and political fields, Zarif said in a meeting with his Tanzanian counterpart Augustine Mahiga in Tehran on Wednesday.He added that the two...

27th World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought

27th World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought

طرح توسعه سنگ آهن چغارت در دهه مبارك فجر سالجاري با ظرفيت اسمي 2/3 ميليوت تن كنسانتره راه اندازي خواهد شد.جانشين مجري طرح توسعه سنگ آهن چغارت در گفت و گو با خبرنگار اقتصادي مهرگفت : ظرفيت تعريف شده براي 2 خط از طرح...

Cabinet approves Iran-Serbia visa-wavering motion

Cabinet approves Iran-Serbia visa-wavering motion

TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (Press Shia) – With the approval of Iran’s government, the nationals of Iran and Serbia can visit the respective countries without applying for visa.The cabinet meeting of Iranian ministers was held on Wednesday under President Hassan Rouhani. In the meeting, Mohammad Mahdi Shahriari, Bahman Moradnia, Seyyed Manaf Hashemi, and Seyyed Ali Aghazadeh were appointed as general...

Russia Says Ready to Mediate Talks between Iran, Saudi Arabia

Russia Says Ready to Mediate Talks between Iran, Saudi Arabia

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Russia is ready and willing to mediate in establishing dialogue between Saudi Arabia and Iran, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said. "We tried several times and offered , but we do not impose our intermediary role," Bogdanov told reporters on Wednesday, RT reported.He added, “But we have always told our partners in both Saudi Arabia and...

Rise in Iran-Russia student exchanges sign of expansion in ties

Rise in Iran-Russia student exchanges sign of expansion in ties

TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Ambassador to Russia Mahdi Sanaei emphasized that the increase in the number of Iranian-educated students at Russian universities is indicative of the expansion of scientific and academic relations between the two countries."The development of relations between universities in Iran and Russia through the exchange of students and faculties is...

Iran Ready to Share Counterterrorism Experiences with Friends: President

Iran Ready to Share Counterterrorism Experiences with Friends: President

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the Islamic Republic is ready to share experiences it has gained in the fight against terrorist groups with friendly countries, including Tanzania. Speaking at a meeting with Tanzanian Foreign Minister Augustine Mahiga in Tehran on Wednesday, President Rouhani said Iran is willing to promote bilateral relations and cooperation...

Tanzania ‘Iran’s gateway into East African market’

Tanzania ‘Iran’s gateway into East African market’

TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani highlighted his administration’s special attention to expanding ties with African countries, including Tanzania.President Rouhani made the remarks in a meeting with Tanzanian Foreign Minister Augustine Mahiga on Wednesday in Tehran, adding “"Tanzania is Iran's gateway to access the East African market and my administration is...

IRGC Popular in Region: President Rouhani

IRGC Popular in Region: President Rouhani

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani cautioned against the repercussions of a planned move by the US to designate the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist group, saying the IRGC is popular not only in Iran but also in regional countries. If the US government makes the mistake of taking action against the IRGC, it would be a double mistake, President Rouhani...