Archive "Politics"

Iran dismisses US secretary state’s lies, accusations

Iran dismisses US secretary state’s lies, accusations

TEHRAN, May 22 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry has rejected the insulting and baseless accusations made by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in the so-called new US strategy.In a Monday statement, the Iranian Foreign Ministry said the cheap, baseless, insulting and interventionist remarks made by Mike Pompeo and the accusations he levelled against...

“US diplomacy imprisoned by delusions”

“US diplomacy imprisoned by delusions”

TEHRAN, May 22 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has denounced the latest remarks of United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Iran.“US diplomacy sham is merely a regression to old habits: imprisoned by delusions & failed policies—dictated by corrupt Special Interest—it repeats the same wrong choices and will thus reap the same ill rewards,” wrote...

Iranian manufacturers sign 55 contracts to provide oil industry equipment

Iranian manufacturers sign 55 contracts to provide oil industry equipment

TEHRAN, May 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Reza Padidar, a member of the Oil Industry Equipment Manufacturer Association, said on Monday that Iranian manufacturers are assigned with making the needed equipment for Iranian oil industry.“To domesticize ten groups of equipment needed in oil industry, a host of 55 contracts with the value of $1.2 billion, out of which 20 to 20 percent has been paid so...

Pres. Rouhani offers condolences over air crash in Cuba

Pres. Rouhani offers condolences over air crash in Cuba

TEHRAN, May 21 (Press Shia) – In a message to his Cuban counterpart, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani offered condolences to the Cuban government and nation over the plane crash which claimed the lives of more than 100 passengers on Friday.In a message forwarded on Monday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani extended sympathies with the Cuban government and nation over the air crash which claimed...

Iranian diplomats should be fully supported in negotiations with Europe

Iranian diplomats should be fully supported in negotiations with Europe

TEHRAN, May 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s first vice-president has called for full support for Iranian diplomats who are negotiating with Europeans on the future of the nuclear deal. Speaking in a meeting of the Central Headquarters of the Economy of Resistance in Tehran on Monday afternoon, Es’hagh Jahangiri said that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is pursuing its negotiations with the...

Office denies quotes attributed to Shamkhani

Office denies quotes attributed to Shamkhani

TEHRAN, May 21 (Press Shia Agency) – The secretariat of Iran’s SNSC rejected the claims attributed to the Secretary of SNSC Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani who attended closed-door session of Iran’s parliament on Sunday.The secretariat of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran (SNSC) issued an announcement on Monday denying the validity of quotes by Iranian MPs from the Secretary of SNSC...

SNSC Office denies quotes attributed to Shamkhani

SNSC Office denies quotes attributed to Shamkhani

TEHRAN, May 21 (Press Shia Agency) – The secretariat of Iran’s SNSC rejected the claims attributed to the Secretary of SNSC Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani who attended closed-door session of Iran’s parliament on Sunday.The secretariat of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran (SNSC) issued an announcement on Monday denying the validity of quotes by Iranian MPs from the Secretary of SNSC...

Pompeo vows to apply unprecedented economic pressure on Iran

Pompeo vows to apply unprecedented economic pressure on Iran

TEHRAN, May 21 (Press Shia Agency) – New United States Secretary of State has declared that United States will impose the ‘strongest sanctions in history’ on Iran. New measures on Iran will be strongest sanctions regime in history, Mike Pompeo said in his first address to the State Department while unveiling the US administration’s ‘Plan B’ for countering Iran on Monday. Pompeo’s...

Iran calls for respecting Venezuelan election’s results

Iran calls for respecting Venezuelan election’s results

TEHRAN, May 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian foreign ministry spokesman has called on the foreign countries to respect the results of Venezuela’s election, adding that political stability of the South American country should be supported.In a Monday statement, Bahram Ghasemi, the spokesman of Iran’s Foreign Ministry, congratulated reelection of Nicolas Maduro as the Venezuelan president,...

Caspian legal status mulled over by littoral states in Astana

Caspian legal status mulled over by littoral states in Astana

TEHRAN, May 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Azerbaijani local media quoted Azerbaijani foreign ministry stating that the Astana talks on the legal status of the Caspian Sea kicked off on Monday and will go through May 24 with delegations by littoral states present in talks.The regular meeting of the Special Working Group of the Caspian littoral states on the preparation of the Convention on the...