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UK seeks destruction of Iran-Arab relations

UK seeks destruction of Iran-Arab relations

TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (Press Shia) – Head of Parliament NSFPC Alaeddin Boroujerdi has emphasized that UK’s role is to demolish Iran’s tie s with neighbors, Arab states in particular.In response to Theresa May’s remarks during the recent Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC) meeting, Chairman of the Iranian Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission (NSFPC) Alaeddin...

Senior MP urges severing ties with Britain

Senior MP urges severing ties with Britain

TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (Press Shia) – Head of Parliament NSFPC Alaeddin Boroujerdi has told a Parliament open session Britain does not deserve diplomatic ties in embassy level with Iran.Mr. Boroujredi’s call for severing relations with Britain took the spotlight earlier on Saturday when he warned British officials that Iran may ‘reverse the trend of détente in bilateral relations’ in response...

Britain seeks profitable market for its ‘useless weapons’

Britain seeks profitable market for its ‘useless weapons’

TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – Leader’s senior adviser has said Britain has been a US follower in Middle East, lacking any original line of policy of their own.Mr. Ali Akbar Velayati received Leader of Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) Ramadan Abdullah Mohammad Shallah on Monday morning to discuss bilateral relations. In a brief press conference Velayati voiced response to recent remarks...

British, Saudi FM's anti-Iran remarks seek projective goals

British, Saudi FM's anti-Iran remarks seek projective goals

TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (Press Shia) – Iran's foreign ministry spokesman has said British and Saudi FMs' anti-Iran baseless projective remarks seek to cover up their destructive role in supporting the Takfiri terrorism and committing widespread crimes against humanity in the destructive war against the people of Yemen.There is no doubt that in spite of opposition from the majority of world public...

British waging ‘empty propaganda, hollow rambling’

British waging ‘empty propaganda, hollow rambling’

TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (Press Shia) – Parliament speaker has said British officials have been far from the realities of the region, thus waging hollow propaganda.Ali Larijani who was responding to a representative in Parliament open session of Sunday about Theresa May’s recent remarks in GCC meeting against Iran, said that British were shifting the blame on other issues, since they had been engaged...

FM summons Hopton over May remarks

FM summons Hopton over May remarks

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (Press Shia) – Foreign Ministry has summoned British ambassador to Tehran to provide comments about British prime minister’s remarks about Iran on PGCC meeting last Tuesday.FM Spokesperson Bahram Ghasemi told reporters that Mr. Nicholas Hopton received the serious reprimands for his fellow government for Theresa May’s remarks during PGCC meeting. “Deputy-FM for Europe...

Iran threatens to reverse diplomatic relations with England

Iran threatens to reverse diplomatic relations with England

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (Press Shia) – Chairman of the Iranian parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi has warned England of re-downgrading relations following “divisive” remarks by Prime Minister Theresa May. During the Gulf Cooperation Council’s annual summit in the Bahraini capital Manama on Wednesday, May said she was “clear-eyed” about what she...

Islamophobia Conference to discuss environment of hate

Islamophobia Conference to discuss environment of hate

TEHRAN, Dec. 07 (Press Shia Agency) – For the third consecutive year Islamic Human Rights Commission will be holding a conference focusing on tackling Islamophobia.The event is set to take place on Saturday, December 10 2016 and will feature two renowned panels of speakers from varying backgrounds and disciplines. This year’s conference will pay attention to the ways education, the legal...

Theresa May should condemn Saudi death penalties at GCC meeting

Theresa May should condemn Saudi death penalties at GCC meeting

TEHRANA, Dec. 06 (Press Shia) – The British PM should use her meeting with the King of Saudi Arabia to condemn the country's sentencing to death today of 15 Shia Muslims for alleged espionage.Theresa May is visiting Bahrain to meet with leaders of Persian Gulf states, who are in the country for a meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council. She will attend a dinner with the leaders of Saudi...

‘It is something colonial’ to be launched in London

‘It is something colonial’ to be launched in London

TEHRAN, Dec. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Hatem Bazian’s new book ‘Palestine… It is something colonial’ is set to launch on Wednesday, December 7 at the P21 Gallery in London.Palestine was the last settler colonial project to be commissioned in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and is still unfolding today. In locating Palestine’s modern history around settler colonial discourses,...