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Peaceful dialogue prerequisite for lasting peace in Afghanistan

Peaceful dialogue prerequisite for lasting peace in Afghanistan

TEHRAN, May 15 (Press Shia Agency) – First Vice President Es’hagh Jahangiri described the dialogue among various ethnic groups in Afghanistan as a prerequisite for the lasting development and progress in the country, adding “applying amicable and peaceful strategies accelerates restoration of peace in Afghanistan.”He made the remark in a meeting with Afghan Defense Minister Tariq Shah...

Iran considers Afghanistan’s security as its own security: defense minister

Iran considers Afghanistan’s security as its own security: defense minister

TEHRAN, May 14 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s defense minister said in a joint press conference with his Afghan counterpart that Iran considers Afghanistan’s security as its own security, vowing to spare no efforts in the fight against terrorism. Brigadier General Amir Hatami and his Afghan counterpart Tariq Shah Bahrami held a meeting in Tehran on Monday, after which they held a press...

US, main organizer of terrorism in region: Shamkhani

US, main organizer of terrorism in region: Shamkhani

TEHRAN, May 13 (Press Shia) – The experiences of Iraq and Syria prove that US is the main organizer of terrorist groups and the major cause of instability and insecurity in the region, said Secretary of Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani.There are many documents proving that United States and its allies have “shamelessly” attacked the armed forces of Iraq and Syria with the aim...

Iran spared no effort to help Afghanistan security

Iran spared no effort to help Afghanistan security

TEHRAN, May 13 (Press Shia) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri says that Iran has spared no effort to help the security of Afghanistan.Major General Mohammad Bagheri made the remarks in a meeting with visiting Afghanistan Defense Minister Tariq Shah Bahrami in Tehran on Sunday morning. “Since the victory of Islamic Revolution in Iran and...

Afghanistan's natl. defense min. lands in Tehran

Afghanistan's natl. defense min. lands in Tehran

TEHRAN, May 12 (Press Shia Agency) – Afghanistan's Minister of National Defense Lieutenant General Tariq Shah Bahrami arrived in Tehran on Saturday morning.Tariq Shah Bahrami is visiting the Islamic Republic upon the official invitation of Iranian counterpart Brigadier General Amir Hatami; he is heading a high-level defense and military delegation to Iran. During his stay in Iran, he will...

Iran condemns terrorist explosions in Kabul

Iran condemns terrorist explosions in Kabul

TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (Press Shia) – Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman has condemned the terrorist attacks in Kabul on Monday, calling on the world community to fight against terrorism seriously to bring security to the region and Afghanistan. In a statement on Monday afternoon, Bahram Ghasemi strongly condemned today’s twin terrorist bombings in Afghan capital Kabul, expressing his sympathy with...

Any EU-US agreements on future of JCPOA invalid

Any EU-US agreements on future of JCPOA invalid

TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – The Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) says for Iran any agreements between Europe and the United States on the future of the nuclear deal is invalid and worthless.Read Admiral Ali Shamkhani made the remarks at the 9th International Meeting of High Representatives for Security Issues which is underway in Russia’s...

Iran condemns Kabul terror attack as inhumane, criminal act  

Iran condemns Kabul terror attack as inhumane, criminal act  

TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (Press Shia Agency) – Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, categorically condemned on Sunday the terrorist attack in Afghanistan’s capital city of Kabul which killed 31 and wounded 54 Afghans. In a statement on Sunday, Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, categorically condemned the...

Iran, Afghanistan talk expansion of academic coop.

Iran, Afghanistan talk expansion of academic coop.

TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (Press Shia Agency) – Ali Akbar Velayati, head of the board of founders and the board of trustees of the Islamic Azad University, held talks with Afghan Minister of Higher Education, Najibullah Khwaja Omari, on Sunday in Tehran.Speaking to reporters after the meeting, Velayati said the talks with the Afghan minister on cooperation between the Islamic Azad University and...

MP boasts Iran hosting 3 millions of Afghan refugees

MP boasts Iran hosting 3 millions of Afghan refugees

TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (Press Shia) –Boroujerdi, Chairman of Iran's Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, met on Sun. with Koufi, Chairwoman of Afghanistan’s Parliament Civil Society, Human Rights and Women’s Affairs Commission, and reminded her of Iran’s services to Afghan refugees.“Providing services to around 3 million Afghan refugees is one of things that make the...