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A Legitimate End to Yemen War to Leave Positive Impact on Region: Ayatollah Khamenei

A Legitimate End to Yemen War to Leave Positive Impact on Region: Ayatollah Khamenei

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Sunday highlighted Iran's 4-article plan to resolve Yemeni crisis and said an end to the war on the Arab country will leave positive effects on the region. - Politics news - Mr. Imran Khan, the Prime Minister of Pakistan, and his entourage met with Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic...

Rouhani: Iran Has Clues about Oil Tanker Incident

Rouhani: Iran Has Clues about Oil Tanker Incident

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran has found clues as to what happened recently to the country’s ‘Sabiti’ oil tanker in Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia and shared them with Pakistan. - Politics news - Speaking at a joint press conference with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, held in Tehran on Sunday, Rouhani said that during his talks with...

Pakistan Seeking to Prevent Iran-Saudi Conflict: Imran Khan

Pakistan Seeking to Prevent Iran-Saudi Conflict: Imran Khan

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Visiting Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed concerns over recent tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia and said he does not want any new conflict to engulf the Middle East region. - Politics news - Speaking to reporters at a joint press conference with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran on Sunday, Khan said the main reason for his trip to Iran...

Ayatollah Khamenei: Iran Will Never Capitulate to US

Ayatollah Khamenei: Iran Will Never Capitulate to US

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei reaffirmed Iran’s commitment to standing against the US and Zionism, stressing that the Islamic Republic will never give in to pressures from the enemies. - Politics news - In an address to the graduation ceremony of IRGC cadets in Tehran on Sunday, Ayatollah Khamenei slammed the US and the Zionists for...

Pakistan’s Imran Khan in Tehran to Meet Senior Officials

Pakistan’s Imran Khan in Tehran to Meet Senior Officials

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan arrived in Tehran on Sunday morning for a visit that includes meetings with high-ranking Iranian officials. - Politics news - The Pakistani premier has visited Iran for the second time in six months. “In the framework of the longstanding and friendly relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Islamic Republic of...

Iraqis Warmly Welcome Iranian Pilgrims: Najaf Governor

Iraqis Warmly Welcome Iranian Pilgrims: Najaf Governor

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The governor of Iraq’s Najaf highlighted the religious commonalities between Iran and the Arab nation and said his country would try its best to serve Iranian pilgrims during the Arbaeen season, which marks the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of third Shiite Imam. - Society/Culture news - “Today, the two nations of Iran and Iraq are standing side by...

IPU Provides Opportunity to Discuss Regional Problems: Iran Speaker

IPU Provides Opportunity to Discuss Regional Problems: Iran Speaker

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani highlighted the importance of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and said its meetings provide a good opportunity to discuss regional problems with parliament speakers of member states. - Politics news - “The IPU meeting is an opportunity to speak with the heads of parliaments (on issues) in a variety of areas, including...

Arabs, Others Should Respect Iran As A Regional Power: Putin

Arabs, Others Should Respect Iran As A Regional Power: Putin

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Russian President Vladimir Putin called on Arab countries and others in the Middle East and in the Persian Gulf to begin to recognize Iran’s rights as a traditional regional power. - Politics news - In an interview with three major Arabic-language TV channels released on Saturday, Putin urged Iran’s neighbors to respect the country’s interests in the region. He...

Defense Minister Highlights Role of Nanotechnology in Boosting Iran’s Combat Power

Defense Minister Highlights Role of Nanotechnology in Boosting Iran’s Combat Power

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami highlighted the country’s self-sufficiency in producing state-of-the-art military equipment and said nanotechnology has played a significant role in boosting the Islamic Republic’s combat power. - Politics news - In a speech addressing the 12th Nanotechnology Festival in Tehran on Saturday, Brigadier...

Iran Opposed to Nukes As They Are Forbidden by Islam: Zarif

Iran Opposed to Nukes As They Are Forbidden by Islam: Zarif

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Tehran is diametrically opposed to nuclear arms as their development, acquisition, stockpiling and use are prohibited under Islamic law. - Politics news - “Iran's Leader has long made it abundantly clear that nuclear weapons are immoral & contravene Islamic principles. Their development, acquisition,...