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Putin, Rouhani discuss Syrian crisis, economic ties on phone

Putin, Rouhani discuss Syrian crisis, economic ties on phone

TEHRAN, May. 28 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani had a telephone conversation with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Saturday to exchange views on regional issues.The Russian president congratulated Hassan Rouhani with the new term and wished him success. The two leaders stressed the need for more joint efforts to resolve the Syria crisis and discussed economic...

Iran welcomes China’s part in Astana process

Iran welcomes China’s part in Astana process

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s SNSC head Ali Shamkhani welcomed China’s participation in Astana talks on settling Syrian crisis, deeming the country’s active presence in political processes in region highly positive.Head of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani, who is in Russia for the 8th International Meeting of High Representatives for Security...

Tehran, Moscow determined to implement security initiatives

Tehran, Moscow determined to implement security initiatives

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia) – Heads of national security councils of Iran and Russia, at a meeting in Moscow on Tuesday, called for execution of comprehensive security agreements between the two sides.Head of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani, who is visiting Russia, met and talked with Secretary of National Security Council of the Russian Federation Nikolay...

Our ambition highest by focusing on combating terrorism

Our ambition highest by focusing on combating terrorism

GENEVA, May 21 (Press Shia) – Head of the Syrian Arab Republic delegation to Geneva Bashar al-Jaafari announced on Friday the end of the official meetings within the 6th round of Geneva intra-Syrian dialogue with a final session with the UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura.“We have just concluded the last session with the UN Special Envoy to Syria, Staffan de Mistura, within the...

Russian, US ideas on Syria de-escalation zones could be compatible

Russian, US ideas on Syria de-escalation zones could be compatible

ROME, May 14 (Press Shia Agency) – Separate concepts of Russia and the United States on creation of special safety and de-escalation zones in Syria could be compatible, UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said."Russia's idea is in creation of four safety zones in the western part of Syria, the US side thinks about two or three temporary zones of...

China advocates direct US-DPRK talks for settling tensions  

China advocates direct US-DPRK talks for settling tensions  

TEHRAN, May 11 (Press Shia Agency) – Chinese ambassador to Tehran in a meeting with Amir-Abdollahian said China believes US and North Korea need to sit down for direct talks in order to relieve the tension and resolve conflicts.Iranian Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian held talks with Chinese Ambassador to Tehran Pang Sen on Wednesday, where...

Russia Submits UNSC draft resolution in support of de-escalation in Syria

Russia Submits UNSC draft resolution in support of de-escalation in Syria

NEW YORK , May 08 (Press Shia Agency) – A source in the Russian mission to the United Nations told Sputnik that Russian Mission to the United Nations introduced to the UN Security Council a draft resolution on de-escalation zones in Syria in support of the agreements reached in Astana last week.Russian Mission to the United Nations introduced to the UN Security Council a draft...

Situation in Syria’s de-escalation zones stable

Situation in Syria’s de-escalation zones stable

MOSCOW, May 07 (Press Shia Agency) – The situation in Syria’s areas, where the memorandum on the creation of de-escalation zones came into force, remains stable, the Russian center for Syrian reconciliation said Sunday.The Syrian war has been raging for six years, with government forces fighting against both Syrian opposition groups who strive to overthrow President...

Memorandum on de-escalation areas in Syria released

Memorandum on de-escalation areas in Syria released

TEHRAN, May 07 (Press Shia Agency) – During the last round of the Astana talks, representatives of Iran, Russia and Turkey signed a memorandum on creation of de-escalation areas in Syria.The memorandum, which urges that creation of the de-escalation zones is a temporary measure with the initial duration of six months, was signed within framework of the fourth round of Astana negotiations. ...

Moscow publishes Syria de-escalation zones memo in English

Moscow publishes Syria de-escalation zones memo in English

MOSCOW, May 06 (Press Shia) – The Russian Foreign Ministry on Saturday published on its website the text of the memorandum on the creation of de-escalation areas in Syria that was signed during the last round of the Astana talks.On Thursday, representatives of Iran, Russia and Turkey signed the memorandum within the framework of the fourth round of the Astana...