posted tages with "Border Security"

Larijani calls for border markets with Pakistan

Larijani calls for border markets with Pakistan

TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker Larijani called for establishment of border markets with Pakistan, voicing Iran’s interest to help with the growth of Balochistan through trade and economic transactions.Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani made the remarks in a meeting with Speaker of the Provincial Assembly of Balochistan, Rahila Durrani, on Wednesday in...

Deputy interior min. confers on shared concerns with Afghans

Deputy interior min. confers on shared concerns with Afghans

TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – Hossein Zolfaghari, Iranian Deputy Interior Minister, met with Afghan security officials in Kabul on Tuesday.Hossein Zolfaghari, Iranian Deputy Interior Minister for Security and Police Affairs, met with Afghanistan’s security officials to mull over security, border, and Afghan-nationals-in- Iran, reported the official website of the Iranian ministry. ...

Change in region geography, spreading insecurity: Rouhani

Change in region geography, spreading insecurity: Rouhani

TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (Press Shia) – President Hassan Rouhani of Iran urged for expansion of ties with Turkey in his reception meeting with Turkish General Hulusi Akar, Turkish Chief of General Staff, in Tehran.“Today political, economic, and international relations between Iran and Turkey are at a good status but we have to endeavor to boost military and defense cooperation in consistency with...

Iran to end military accords with KRG in case of split

Iran to end military accords with KRG in case of split

TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (Press Shia) – Iran’s security chief Ali Shamkhani said Sun. all military agreements with semi-autonomous Kurdistan region will be terminated if the region goes ahead with the decision to split from Baghdad.Head of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani made the remarks on Sunday as Iraqi Kurdish legislators of the country’s semi-autonomous...

Iran, Pakistan agree to strengthen shared borders

Iran, Pakistan agree to strengthen shared borders

TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (Press Shia) – According to Border Guard Commander Ghasem Rezaee, Iran and Pakistan have strengthened border security following the recent talks with Pakistan authorities in the past two months. Concerning the measures taken by Pakistan's authorities to improve eastern borders’ security, General Ghasem Rezaei said “we have some security issues on our borders with...

IRGC to continue drone patrols in Persian Gulf

IRGC to continue drone patrols in Persian Gulf

TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (Press Shia) – Public Relations Office of IRGC’s drone unit based in the Persian Gulf said airborne patrols will be carefully and uninterruptedly pursued within Iran’s ADIZ.The statement was issued in response to a US Navy statement on August 14 on approach by an Iranian drone of a US nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, called USS Nimitz, in the Persian Gulf. “Iran’s...

Iran, Iraq enjoy deep, strategic ties

Iran, Iraq enjoy deep, strategic ties

TEHRAN, Aug. 14 (Press Shia) – Iranian Interior Minister, at a meeting with his Iraqi counterpart, said bilateral ties between the two countries had always been profound and strategic.Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli made the remarks in a join meeting with the visiting Iraqi Interior Minister Qasim al-Araji and his accompanying delegation. Prior to signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the...

Tehran-Ankara ties vital to regional security

Tehran-Ankara ties vital to regional security

TEHRAN, Jul. 26 (Press Shia) – Undersecretary of Turkey’s Ministry of Interior Muhterem Ince emphasized that cooperation between Tehran and Ankara held great significance to restoration of regional security.While referring to historical and cultural commonalities between the two sides, the Turkish official made the remarks on sidelines of minute-signing ceremony following the first...

Confronting Takfiri groups demands coherent action

Confronting Takfiri groups demands coherent action

TEHRAN, Jul. 25 (Press Shia) – Iran’s SNSC head Shamkhani said combatting formation and expansion of terrorist and Takfiri groups required coherent and coordinated action of all neighboring countries.Mohammad Hanif Atmar, National Security Advisor to President Ashraf Ghani, met and talked with Head of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani on Monday afternoon sharing...

Border clashes weaken Iran’s economic ties with Pakistan

Border clashes weaken Iran’s economic ties with Pakistan

TEHRAN, May 09 (Press Shia Agency) – Interior Min. Rahmani Fazli in a phone conversation with his Pakistani counterpart stressed that cross-border clashes like Mirjaveh terror attack weaken economic and security ties between the two countries.Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli held talks with his Pakistani counterpart Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on the phone on Monday, during which...