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Iran Denies Reports of Russian Arms Shipment to Armenia

Iran Denies Reports of Russian Arms Shipment to Armenia

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Islamic Republic of Iran’s Embassy in the Republic of Azerbaijan dismissed media reports about the transfer of Russian weapons to Armenia through an Iranian border crossing. - Politics news - In a statement released on Monday, the Iranian Embassy in Baku slammed as “baseless and false” the media reports claiming that Iran has allowed for the shipment of...

Iran Says Ready to Mediate between Azerbaijan, Armenia

Iran Says Ready to Mediate between Azerbaijan, Armenia

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif voiced Tehran’s readiness to mediate between Azerbaijan and Armenia following a flare-up of tensions between the two neighbors. - Politics news - In a telephone conversation with Azerbaijan’s new Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov on Friday, Zarif congratulated the Azeri diplomat on his new post. He also stressed...

Iran Says Ready to Help Ease Tensions between Azerbaijan, Armenia

Iran Says Ready to Help Ease Tensions between Azerbaijan, Armenia

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman expressed Tehran’s readiness to mediate between Azerbaijan and Armenia in the wake of deadly border clashes between the two countries. - Politics news - “As soon as clashes erupted between Armenia and Azerbaijan, Iran’s diplomatic apparatus got active to mediate and soothe this tension as the region cannot afford another...

Iran Urges Armenia, Azerbaijan to Show Self-Restraint

Iran Urges Armenia, Azerbaijan to Show Self-Restraint

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan to exercise restraint amid the recent escalation of conflicts between the two neighbors. - Politics news - Zarif on Tuesday held separate telephone conversations with his Azeri and Armenian counterparts to discuss the latest escalation of tension between the two...

Iran Pushing to Lower Barriers to Trade with Armenia

Iran Pushing to Lower Barriers to Trade with Armenia

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s embassy in Yerevan said efforts are underway to remove the barriers to trade with Armenia and address the problems of Iranian expatriates caused by the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. - Politics news - In a statement on Saturday, the Iranian embassy in Yerevan said the government of Armenia has extended a state of emergency by July 13 to curb the spread of...

Iran, Armenia Urge Normalization of Trade

Iran, Armenia Urge Normalization of Trade

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s president and the prime minister of Armenia called for plans to normalize the trade exchanges between the two neighbors following a slump in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, stressing that resumption of trade should conform to health protocols. - Politics news - In a telephone conversation on Tuesday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Armenian...

Iran Says Ready to Share COVID-19 Battle Experience with Armenia, Azerbaijan

Iran Says Ready to Share COVID-19 Battle Experience with Armenia, Azerbaijan

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Foreign minister of Iran expressed the country’s readiness to share its experience in the battle with the novel coronavirus with the Republic of Azerbaijan and Armenia. - Politics news - Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday held separate telephone conversations with his Azeri and Armenian counterparts, Elmar Mammadyarov and Zohrab Mnatsakanyan. In the talks,...

Iran, Armenia Discuss Closer Economic Ties

Iran, Armenia Discuss Closer Economic Ties

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian and Armenian leaders explored avenues for stronger economic cooperation between the two neighbors on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly. In a meeting with Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan in New York on Tuesday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani voiced Tehran’s readiness to boost economic ties with Yerevan in diverse fields, as in the...

Iran poised to extradite 500 imprisoned Afghans

Iran poised to extradite 500 imprisoned Afghans

TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (Press Shia) – Deputy for Human Rights and International Affairs at Iran’s Ministry of Justice Mahmoud Abbassi said Sat. that more than 500 convicted Afghans are ready to be extradited to their own country.According to the Public Relations Department of the Ministry of Justice, Mahmoud Abbassi said that since the beginning of this year, hundreds of Iranian convicts have been...

Iran Armenia seek increased bilateral coop.

Iran Armenia seek increased bilateral coop.

TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Ambassador to Armenia Kazem Sajjadi and Armenian Minister of Foreign Affairs Zohrab Mnatsakanyan met on Saturday in Yerevan, both highlighting the need to promote bilateral ties.Congratulating Mnatsakanyan for his appointment as the minister of foreign affairs, Sajjadi wished success for him and the new administration of Armenia. He touched on the...