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Zarif receives new UK, S Korean ambs, UN envoy for Lebanon

Zarif receives new UK, S Korean ambs, UN envoy for Lebanon

TEHRAN, May 27 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif received on Sunday the new ambassadors of UK and South Korea to Tehran and the UN special coordinator for Lebanon.British Ambassador to Tehran Rob Macaire went to Iranian foreign ministry headquarters in Tehran to hand a copy of his credentials to Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Javad Zarif. Also new South Korean...

Syria intercepts two Israeli missiles, destroys them in al-Keswa

Syria intercepts two Israeli missiles, destroys them in al-Keswa

DAMASCUS, May. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – The Syrian air defenses Tuesday night intercepted two Israeli missiles and destroyed them in al-Keswah area in Damascus Countryside, a military source told SANA.The source added that the new Israeli aggression coincided with the progress made by the Syrian army in its operations against terrorist organizations in al-Hajar al-Aswad area as a step towards...

UK, Germany, France issue joint statement following Trump's JCPOA withdrawl

UK, Germany, France issue joint statement following Trump's JCPOA withdrawl

TEHRAN, May. 08 (Press Shia) – The European sides to the Iran nuclear deal have jointly stressed their continuing commitment following Trump's announcement that US will pull out of the agreement and reinstate sanctions against Iran. "It is with regret and concern that we, the Leaders of France, Germany and the United Kingdom take note of President Trump’s decision to withdraw the United...

E4, Iran to discuss regional issues in Rome

E4, Iran to discuss regional issues in Rome

TEHRAN, May 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Diplomats from Italy, France, Britain and Germany (E4) will meet on Thursday with senior Iranian officials in Rome to discuss regional issues.According to Press Shia Agency quoting an informed source at the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, diplomats from the four European countries including Italy, France, Britain and Germany will hold a meeting today...

Foreign interventions postpone peace in Syria: FM Zarif

Foreign interventions postpone peace in Syria: FM Zarif

TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif condemned the unilateral military action against Syria as a measure postponing the attainment of peace in the war-torn country.“The foreign interventions in Syria have postponed the achievement of peace in Syria,” said Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, on Wednesday in Brussels. He made the remarks...

EU is suffering from a “Stockholm Syndrome” vis-à-vis Trump on JCPOA

EU is suffering from a “Stockholm Syndrome” vis-à-vis Trump on JCPOA

TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – The prevailing fear amongst some of the most important EU leaders, mainly from France, Germany and UK, about the day that JCPOA would be rejected by the Trump administration, is driving them to take hysteric reactions; they feel that they have to do something to keep the JCPOA alive, even at the risk of having it debunked.Socio-psychologically speaking,...

EU suffering from “Stockholm Syndrome” vis-à-vis Trump on JCPOA

EU suffering from “Stockholm Syndrome” vis-à-vis Trump on JCPOA

TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (Press Shia) – The prevailing fear amongst some of the most important EU leaders, mainly from France, Germany and UK, about the day that JCPOA would be rejected by the Trump administration, is driving them to take hysteric reactions; they feel that they have to do something to keep the JCPOA alive, even at the risk of having it debunked.Socio-psychologically speaking, these...

Preserving JCPOA essential for Europe

Preserving JCPOA essential for Europe

TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (Press Shia) – EU foreign policy chief said on Monday before entering ECFR meeting that maintaining the JCPOA is essential for EU, adding that no decision will be made on the JCPOA in today’s meeting. Speaking to reporters before entering the meeting of European Council on Foreign Relations today in Luxemburg, Federica Mogherini said that preserving the nuclear deal with...

Iranian MPs condemn trilateral aggression in Syria

Iranian MPs condemn trilateral aggression in Syria

TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (Press Shia) – 239 Members of Iranian Parliament issued joint statement on Sunday condemning the tripartite attack on Syria by US, UK, and France and reassured that the westerners’ new set of goals in Syria will fail.A joint statement, signed by 239 Iranian lawmakers, was read at the end of the public meeting of Sunday at Iranian Parliament in Tehran. The statement condemns...

US-led strikes on Syria merely 'a show of bully tactics’

US-led strikes on Syria merely 'a show of bully tactics’

TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (Press Shia Agency) – Parl. Speaker Ali Larijani said Sun. that the recent attack by the United States, Britain and France against Syria, while contravening international law, was merely a show of ‘bullying tactics’.Ali Larijani made the remarks in an open Parliament session on Sunday in reaction to the Western missile attacks on Syria under the pretext of a response to...