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Army, IRGC commander stress on joint initiative

Army, IRGC commander stress on joint initiative

TEHRAN, Aug. 30 (Press Shia) – The commanders of Iran’s army and IRGC met early on Wednesday to voice their resolution for enhancing defense and deterrence capabilities.Major-General Mohammad Ali Jafari the IRGC commander-in-chief visited the headquarters of Iran’s Army on Wednesday in Tehran, to greet the new position to Major-General Abdolrahim Mousavi, the newly appointed...

Army, IRGC commanders stress on joint initiative

Army, IRGC commanders stress on joint initiative

TEHRAN, Aug. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – The commanders of Iran’s army and IRGC met early on Wednesday to voice their resolution for enhancing defense and deterrence capabilities.Major-General Mohammad Ali Jafari the IRGC commander-in-chief visited the headquarters of Iran’s Army on Wednesday in Tehran, to greet the new position to Major-General Abdolrahim Mousavi, the newly appointed...

Serious Global Commitment Needed for Fighting Terrorism: Iran’s Larijani

Serious Global Commitment Needed for Fighting Terrorism: Iran’s Larijani

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani expressed concern over the spread of terrorism in the world and called on all governments to cooperate in the fight against “the inauspicious phenomenon”. “Terrorism is one of the most fundamental problems of the international community and (one of) the most dangerous threats to the rights of nations and...

Polish, Cuban envoys meet FM Zarif on farewell

Polish, Cuban envoys meet FM Zarif on farewell

ابراهيم محمدالعوام ، قرآن پژوه سوداني واديب جهان عرب از دوازدهمين نمايشگاه بين المللي قرآن كريم ديدن كرد.به گزارش خبرگزاري مهر ، وي درگفت وگو با ستاد خبري نمايشگاه قرآن ضمن بازديد ازبخش بين الملل دوازدهمين نمايشگاه...

Iran Has Plenty of Options, Uses Them Only for Defense: President

Iran Has Plenty of Options, Uses Them Only for Defense: President

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran possesses a wide range of levers of power, but has practiced self-restraint over the past four decades and has used those levers only for defense, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday. As a great country, Iran has huge power, but at the same time has great patience due to its civilizational background, President Rouhani said at a weekly cabinet...

Kirkuk’s support for Kurdish independence plan ‘unacceptable’

Kirkuk’s support for Kurdish independence plan ‘unacceptable’

TEHRAN, Aug. 30 (Press Shia) – Iran has warned the officials in the Iraqi province of Kirkuk against their ‘wrong, provocative, and unacceptable’ decision to back the Iraqi Kurdistan’s independence referendum.In a statement on Wednesday, Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said the Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s independence referendum has been rejected by the Iraqi central...

Israeli, US, UK Spy Agencies Plotting against Iran with Saudi Petrodollars: Commander

Israeli, US, UK Spy Agencies Plotting against Iran with Saudi Petrodollars: Commander

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Lieutenant Commander of the Iranian Army Brigadier General Ahmad Reza Pourdastan said plots hatched in recent years by the intelligence services of Israel, the US and Britain against the Islamic Republic have been financed by Saudi Arabia. Since the victory of the Islamic Revolution in 1979, Iran’s enemies have been seeking to eliminate the Islamic...

Diplomats Discuss Iran-Russia Ties

Diplomats Discuss Iran-Russia Ties

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s envoy to Moscow and a deputy foreign minister of Russia held a meeting to talk about the status of relations between the two countries. Iran’s Ambassador to Moscow Mahdi Sanai and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Vladimirovich Morgulov met at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation on Tuesday.In the meeting, the two diplomats discussed...

Combating terrorism needs serious global resolve

Combating terrorism needs serious global resolve

TEHRAN, Aug. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – In a message issued on the occasion of National Day of Combating Terrorism, Iran’s Parl. Speaker Ali Larijani called on the international community to show serious resolve in fighting this global scourge.30 August has been named the National Day of Combating Terrorism as it coincides with the 1981 bombing of the office of Mohammad Javad Bahonar,...

Bolton's JCPOA exit plan huge failure for US

Bolton's JCPOA exit plan huge failure for US

TEHRAN, Aug. 30 (Press Shia) – Foreign Minister Zarif said John Bolton's proposal to exclude US from JCPOA will be a "huge failure" for Washington and will lead to further isolation of the country in international scene.Foreign Minister Mohmmad Javad Zarif was reacting to John Bolton’s proposal in the United Nations for withdrawal of the US from JCPOA, adding that such proposals have lost...