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Iran after more interaction with Central Asian countries

Iran after more interaction with Central Asian countries

TEHRAN, May. 07 (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said in a press conference in Khorasan Razavi province on Monday that Iran is after developing ties with northern neighbors in the Caucasus and the Central Asia and government is after opening new free trade zones for this purpose.“Our policy is to increase close interactions with our neighbors, especially in the Caucasus and the...

Nowruz based on love for humankind: Iran’s envoy to Vienna

Nowruz based on love for humankind: Iran’s envoy to Vienna

TEHRAN, Mar. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Ambassador to the UN headquarters in Vienna, Reza Najafi, talked about the beauties of Nowruz at the international event held at the UN headquarters in Vienna, on Tuesday.“The base of Nowruz is respect and love for other people,” said Reza Najafi, the Iranian Ambassador to the UN headquarters in Vienna, on Tuesday. He made the remarks...

Iranian, Azerbaijani, Turkish, Georgian FMs to meet in Baku on March 15

Iranian, Azerbaijani, Turkish, Georgian FMs to meet in Baku on March 15

TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – Azerbaijani foreign minister said on Friday that a four-sided meeting of Azerbaijani, Iranian, Turkish and Georgian foreign ministers will be held in Baku on March 15 to give impetus to regional cooperation. “The four-sided meeting of Azerbaijani, Iranian, Turkish and Georgian foreign ministers to be held in Baku on March 15,” Azerbaijani Foreign...

Russian politician calls for keeping Iran-Russia coop.

Russian politician calls for keeping Iran-Russia coop.

TEHRAN, Jan. 01 (Press Shia) – Sergey Nikolayevich Baburin, the former Vice Speaker of the Russian State Duma, said in an interview on Monday that Iran and Russia should keep continuing their cooperation.“The continuation of Iran-Russia cooperation is important for strengthening the peace and tranquility of the Middle East and the Caspian Sea Region, and this cooperation has always been...

Islamic world in compelling need of convergence today

Islamic world in compelling need of convergence today

TEHRAN, Aug. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Parliament speaker said, under current circumstances, the turbulent Islamic world was sorely in need of any move for convergence of Muslims.Ali Larijani made the remarks at a Monday meeting in Tehran with Chairman of the Caucasus Muslim Department (CMD), Sheikulislam Haji Allahshukur Pashazade, and his accompanying delegation. “Iran and...

Zarif to launch 3-nation tour to Central Asia

Zarif to launch 3-nation tour to Central Asia

TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (Press Shia) – Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif will leave Tehran Sunday evening for official visits to Turkmenistan, Georgia and Kyrgyzstan, FM Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said Saturday.Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi noted that Zarif’s first official visit on this three-nation tour will be Turkmenistan, followed by Georgia and Kyrgyzstan. The visits come at the...

Zarif to begin 3-nation tour to Central Asia

Zarif to begin 3-nation tour to Central Asia

TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif will leave Tehran Sunday evening for official visits to Turkmenistan, Georgia and Kyrgyzstan, FM Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said Saturday.Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi noted that Zarif’s first official visit on this three-nation tour will be Turkmenistan, followed by Georgia and Kyrgyzstan. The visits come at the...

Israel ties not in favor of Azerbaijan Republic

Israel ties not in favor of Azerbaijan Republic

TEHRAN, Dec. 14 (Press Shia) – Benjamin Netanyahu’s recent visit to Baku has raised questions as to the status the small former Soviet republic would be given in ties with Israel.The visit, set in a broader context of the region, to which Azerbaijan Republic is an important part as a strategic link between Islamic Republic of Iran and Russian Federation for trade, would be of some...