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Terrorists receiving chemical weapons directly from Turkey

Terrorists receiving chemical weapons directly from Turkey

DAMASCUS, Apr. 22 (Press Shia Agency) – President Bashar al-Assad stressed that what has been said on Khan Sheikhoun is a fabricated story, adding that the West and the United States blocked any delegation from coming to investigate as all narratives on Khan Sheikhoun and then the attack on Shairat airport was a false flag. In an interview given to Russia’s RIA Novosti and Sputnik news...

FM issues statement on Guarantor States meeting in Tehran

FM issues statement on Guarantor States meeting in Tehran

TEHRAN, Apr. 20 (Press Shia) – In the framework of the International Meeting on Syria (Astana Process), Tehran hosted the Expert Meeting and the meetings of the Joint Group by the three Guarantor States, on April 18-19, 2017.In Tehran meetings, delegations of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Russian Federation and the Turkish Republic discussed the draft documents proposed to the three...

Iran respects Turkey’s yes to referendum

Iran respects Turkey’s yes to referendum

TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (Press Shia) – Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has said Iran respects the results of Turkey’s referendum, as it is the decision of the Turkish nation.Ghasemi, who was attending his weekly press conference on Monday, made the remarks announcing Islamic Republic’s stance toward the referendum held in Turkey on Sunday; “it is an domestic issue of Turkey and Iran...

Turkey seeks private Tehran talks on Syria to keep its stance secret

Turkey seeks private Tehran talks on Syria to keep its stance secret

TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – Turkey has requested a closed-doors meeting in Iran next week to conceal its stance ahead of the next round of Astana negotiations, Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad told Sputnik on Monday.The Tehran talks are scheduled for April 18-19, followed by the May 3-4 talks in the Kazakh capital. "The Turkish government asked the...

Preparation of Astana talks on Syrian crisis continues

Preparation of Astana talks on Syrian crisis continues

ASTANA, Apr. 10 (Press Shia) – Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhamanov said that the preparation of the talks on the Syrian crisis settlement in Astana, set to take place in May, is continuing.The preparation of the talks on the Syrian crisis settlement in Astana, set to take place in May, is continuing, all political parties, which are interested in the...

De Mistura continues to serve as special envoy for Syria

De Mistura continues to serve as special envoy for Syria

NEW YORK, Apr. 02 (Press Shia Agency) – Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary General Farhan Haq said UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura will continue with the work that he is doing right now.Haq was quoted as saying at a press briefing on Friday that “There’s been at least an extension allowing to continue with the work that he’s doing right now, insofar as Mr. de Mistura does...

Iran, Russia call for continuation of fight against terrorism

Iran, Russia call for continuation of fight against terrorism

MOSCOW, Mar. 28 (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran and Moscow shall maintain cooperation and interaction until the end of all terrorist activities in the region.Speaking at a press conference following negotiations with the President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, Hassan Rouhani said Iran and Russia are calling for continuation of the fight against...

Syria demands UNSC to assume role on fighting terrorism

Syria demands UNSC to assume role on fighting terrorism

DAMASCUS, Mar. 24 (Press Shia) – Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry demanded the UN Security Council to assume its role in fighting terrorism and the criminal acts perpetrated by the armed terrorist groups around Damascus and all over the Syrian Arab Republic territories.Foreign Ministry addressed two letters on Thursday to the UN Secretary General and President of the UN Security Council...

Opposition's absence in Astana negative influence of Turkey

Opposition's absence in Astana negative influence of Turkey

DAMASCUS, Mar. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – President Bashar al-Assad said in a statement given to Russian media that Syria is ready to discuss anything, including the constitution, adding that defending nation and borders is government's right and duty.Following is the full text of the statement; Mr. President, are you familiar with the Russian proposal to create a commission on research of a...

Astana track positive, winning battle of combating terrorism

Astana track positive, winning battle of combating terrorism

DAMASCUS, Mar. 20 (Press Shia) – Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN Bashar al-Jaafari stressed that the track of Astana 1, 2 and 3 was positive whether the opposition attended or not as it is specialized in monitoring the cessation of hostilities agreement, separating ISIL and Jabhat al-Nusra from the armed groups. In an interview with the Syrian TV on Sunday evening,...