Zarif: Iran’s Power Rests Upon People

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the Iranian establishment’s might relies on people, describing popular support as the basic principle of the Islamic Republic. – Politics news – “People are the pillar of this establishment’s power, that is why respecting the rights of people is not only a moral issue, […]

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Top Lawmakers Discuss Bolstering Iran-Japan Ties

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani and President of Japan’s House of Councilors Chuichi Date explored avenues for the expansion of political and economic relations between the two countries. – Politics news – Larijani, who has travelled to Japan with a parliamentary delegation, met with Chuichi Date on Tuesday. In the gathering, […]

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Spokesman Censures Bolton’s Delusive Remarks on Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman hammered US National Security Advisor John Bolton for his comments about the Islamic Republic's 40th anniversary celebrations, saying he had better abandon delusive dreams about the Iranian nation and recognize the realities. – Politics news – In an interview with Press Shia Agency on Tuesday, Bahram Qassemi […]

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Iran’s Larijani to Discuss Counter-Terrorism Cooperation with Japanese Officials

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani, who is on an official visit to Japan, said he would hold talks with senior officials of the East Asian country on a range of issues, including ways to boost Tehran-Tokyo cooperation in counter-terrorism. – Politics news – Speaking to reporters upon his arrival in Tokyo, […]

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Iran to Continue Supporting Lebanese Govt., Nation: Zarif

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif pledged Iran’s continued support for the Lebanese nation and state, stressing that Tehran is ready to cooperate with the new government in various fields. – Politics news – Iran would "stand firm by the Lebanese state, the Lebanese people and the Lebanese resistance,” Zarif said on […]

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Russian Diplomat Supports Iran’s Missile Program

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov voiced support for Iran’s right to boost its defense capabilities, reminding European states that Iran’s missile program poses no threat to others and is defensive in nature. – Politics news – European countries should realize that Iran’s missile program is not a threat but is […]

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Iran, Turkey Complementary in Many Areas: Minister

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Turkish Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Mehmet Cahit Turhan highlighted the importance of his country’s relations with Iran and said the two nations can complement each other in various political, cultural and economic areas. – Economy news – Speaking at a ceremony in Ankara on Monday to mark the 40th […]

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Zarif Highlights 40 Years of US Failure to Destabilize Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Washington has failed to destabilize Iran in the past forty years through “blood and treasure”, calling on President Donald Trump to “rethink failed US policy”. – Politics news – "40 Years of Failure to accept that Iranians will never return to submission. 40 Years […]

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Iran among 8 Countries with Full Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Ex-Negotiator

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A former member of Iran’s negotiating team with world powers said the Islamic Republic is among the world’s top eight countries that possess a complete nuclear fuel cycle. – Politics news – Speaking to the Press Shia News Agency, Mohammad Saeedi highlighted the country’s progress in peaceful nuclear energy and said […]

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Iran’s Larijani Calls for Closer Economic Cooperation with Japan

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani, who traveled to Japan on Monday, highlighted the importance of bilateral relations between the Islamic Republic and the East Asian country in various spheres, the economy in particular. – Politics news – Speaking to reporters at Tehran's Mehrabad Airport before his departure on Monday, Larijani […]

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