Archive "Politics"

Wrong Moves by ‘Netanyahu Firsters’ Affecting Region: Zarif

Wrong Moves by ‘Netanyahu Firsters’ Affecting Region: Zarif

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said wrong decisions made by US officials in support of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are the main reasons behind ongoing conflicts in the region. - Politics news - “When it comes to conflict in our region, IT'S NOT ABOUT THE MONEY: @realDonaldTrump confessed US has spent $7 trillion here, only to worsen the...

Turkish Political Party Voices Support for Iran’s IRGC

Turkish Political Party Voices Support for Iran’s IRGC

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Turkish Patriotic (Vatan) Party condemned a recent decision by the US government to label Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a “terrorist group” and voiced its support for the Islamic Republic. - Politics news - A delegation from the Patriotic Party visited the Iranian embassy in Ankara to voice its opposition to the US...

Zarif Appoints Iranian Foreign Ministry’s New Spokesman

Zarif Appoints Iranian Foreign Ministry’s New Spokesman

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif appointed Seyed Abbas Mousavi as the new spokesman for the Foreign Ministry after Bahram Qassemi was named the country’s ambassador to France. - Politics news - In a decree released on Saturday, Zarif appointed Mousavi as the new spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.   Mousavi formerly worked as the...

All Capacities of Armed Forces Being Used to Help Flood Victims: Minister

All Capacities of Armed Forces Being Used to Help Flood Victims: Minister

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami highlighted the Armed Forces’ major role in relief and rescue operations in flood-hit areas across the country and said all of the capacities of the forces have been provided to the Crisis Management Organization. - Politics news - Speaking at a gathering of local commanders of the southwestern province of...

Aid Convoy of Iraq’s Nujaba Arrives in Iran’s Flood Hit Areas (+Photos)

Aid Convoy of Iraq’s Nujaba Arrives in Iran’s Flood Hit Areas (+Photos)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The aid convoy sent by Iraq’s Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba, a major Shiite resistance group, which includes more than 100 vehicles, arrived in Iran’s flood-stricken western provinces. - Politics news -  The relief convoy of the al-Nujaba movement, headed and accompanied by the deputy secretary general of the movement, entered Iran from Mehran Border Crossing, the...

Iran Condemns Deadly Terrorist Attack in Pakistan’s Quetta

Iran Condemns Deadly Terrorist Attack in Pakistan’s Quetta

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Outgoing Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi condemned a terrorist attack in Quetta in southwest Pakistan, which killed and injured dozens of people. - Politics news - In a statement released on Friday, Qassemi offered his condolences to the Pakistani people and government over the tragic incident that led to the killing of at least 16 people and...

Intelligence Minister: US Allies Asking Iran for Negotiations

Intelligence Minister: US Allies Asking Iran for Negotiations

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alawi said the failure of the US administration’s policy of sanctions against the Islamic Republic has made Washington’s allies offer to enter talks with Tehran. - Politics news - The US’ allies have secretly proposed holding talks with Iran, Alawi told reporters in the southern province of Bushehr on Friday. “When the...

Rallies Held in Iran in Support of IRGC

Rallies Held in Iran in Support of IRGC

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – People attended rallies across Iran on Friday to express support for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) which has been blacklisted by the US government. - Politics news - Iranian worshippers held rallies following the Friday prayers in all cities to condemn the US move to designate the IRGC a terrorist organization. In capital Tehran, the demonstration...

Iranian Cleric Brands US ‘Mother of Terrorism’

Iranian Cleric Brands US ‘Mother of Terrorism’

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A top Iranian cleric condemned the “foolish” US president’s move to blacklist the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), saying the world has come to the conclusion that the United States is the mother of terrorism. - Politics news - In an address to a gathering of Friday prayer-goers in Tehran, Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Movahedi Kermani lashed out at Washington...

Zarif Holds US Accountable for Consequences of Anti-IRGC Adventurism

Zarif Holds US Accountable for Consequences of Anti-IRGC Adventurism

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – In a letter to the UN chief, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif cautioned that the US and a number of puppet regimes will be held accountable for the dire consequences of the adventurous move to blacklist the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC). - Politics news - The top Iranian diplomat sent a letter to UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres and...