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EU seeks to cooperate with Turkey on Iraq, Syria

EU seeks to cooperate with Turkey on Iraq, Syria

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia Agency) – The EU’s foreign policy chief said on Oct. 16 the bloc would strengthen cooperation with Turkey on issues “related to regional dynamics.”Speaking to journalists before a foreign affairs meeting in Luxembourg, Federica Mogherini said they will discuss how the EU and Turkey can “coordinate better” on Syria and Iraq. Mogherini said she spoke with...

Germany suspends Peshmerga military training in N Iraq

Germany suspends Peshmerga military training in N Iraq

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia) –Germany has suspended the training of Kurdish Peshmerga forces in northern Iraq amid concerns about growing tensions in Kirkuk, officials confirmed Monday.“The military training activities have been temporarily suspended," a German Defense Ministry spokeswoman told Anadolu Agency, adding that officials are closely monitoring developments in close coordination...

US urges Baghdad, Kurds to avoid provocations

US urges Baghdad, Kurds to avoid provocations

TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (Press Shia) – The US State Department urged Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan to avoid provocations after Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Abadi ordered the military operation to secure federal facilities in Kirkuk province amid Kurdish independence vote.The US State Department called on the authorities of Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan to avoid provocations in the situation around the Kirkuk...

US violator of JCPOA spirit, letter: Iran’s UN envoy

US violator of JCPOA spirit, letter: Iran’s UN envoy

TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Permanent Representative to the UN Khoshroo addressed the First Committee of the United Nations General Assembly on nuclear weapon.The Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations, Gholamali Khoshroo, addressed the First Committee of the United Nations General Assembly on nuclear weapons on Monday. Here comes...

‘Terrorism troubles not just a specific region’: Larijani

‘Terrorism troubles not just a specific region’: Larijani

TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (Press Shia) – Iranian Parliament Speaker who is visiting Russia’s Saint Petersburg to attend the 137th IPU meeting, met with his counterparts from Oman, Nigeria, Kuwait, and Pakistan.“Terrorism is not for a specific region and the migrations caused by the presence of terrorists double the necessity of permanent fight against terrorism,” said Ali Larijani, the Speaker of...

Iran welcomes election results in Kyrgyzstan, Austria

Iran welcomes election results in Kyrgyzstan, Austria

TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (Press Shia) – Iran welcomes the results of elections in Austria and Kyrgyzstan, said Iranian FM Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi, voicing Iran’s willingness to expand ties more than ever.“The Islamic Republic of Iran welcomes the outcome of the presidential election in Kyrgyzstan and is ready to broaden relations with Kyrgyzstan more than ever,” reiterated Bahram Ghasemi, the...

Cabinet's response to Trump to be expressed on Tue.: Nobakht

Cabinet's response to Trump to be expressed on Tue.: Nobakht

TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (Press Shia) – The spokesperson of Iranian cabinet said that the cabinet has discussed Trump’s approach to Iran in the last two session and the results will be rolled out on Tuesday.When Mohammad Bagher Nobakht, Iran’s Cabinet Spokesperson, was asked about the Iranian government's response to the efforts of American officials who are trying to create news hype and...

Labeling IRGC a 'terror group' aims to spread Iranophobia: interior min.

Labeling IRGC a 'terror group' aims to spread Iranophobia: interior min.

TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Interior Minister Rahmani Fazli denounced the recent remarks of US president, saying that Americans are after troubling Iran’s relations with other countries.“President Rouhani’s Administration from the very beginning was firm to remove anti-Iran sanctions, and under the auspicious of Iran’s Supreme Leader and the help of Dr. Rouhani the...

Renegotiation of JCPOA not possible: Velayati

Renegotiation of JCPOA not possible: Velayati

TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (Press Shia) – Iranian Leader’s Aide Ali Akbar Velayati said on Monday that not only we won’t negotiate over the nuclear agreement signed in July 14, 2015, but also it won’t ever be recited.“There will be no revision of the JCPOA agreement,” said Ali Akbar Velayati, the Iranian Leader’s aide, on Monday, on the sidelines of a ceremony to unveil a new book on Ayatollah...

JCPOA termination possible: Trump

JCPOA termination possible: Trump

TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (Press Shia) – US President Donald Trump says total termination of Iran nuclear deal is a very real possibility.Eventually, the US president in a heavily advertised speech on Friday announced what his team called his new strategy on Iran and the Joint Comprehensive plan of action (JCPOA) officially. Once again today, in his cabinet meeting Trump said he is satisfied with...