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Deputy FM calls for international coop. against terrorism

Deputy FM calls for international coop. against terrorism

TEHRAN, May. 05 (Press Shia Agency) – Gholamhossein Dehghani, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs, said on Friday that it is vital to have international cooperation in order to eradicate terrorism.“In order to eradicate terrorism, it is necessary and vital to have international cooperation doubled with serious political will and regional agreements and...

Iranian defense min. meets with PMU’s chief

Iranian defense min. meets with PMU’s chief

TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Amir Hatami, Iranian Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistical Support met with PMU’s Chief Abu Mahdi al-Mohandis, on Thursday in Baghdad.“I am totally assured that you have endured many pains and toils to be able to restore security and stability to Iraq and because of this I am grateful of all of you,” said Brigadier General Amir...

Terrorism, extremism threatening ECO region

Terrorism, extremism threatening ECO region

DUSHANBE, Apr. 17 (Press Shia Agency) – Foreign intervention, terrorism and extremism have destroyed a large part of ECO region, according to Iranian foreign minister at the 23rd meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of ECO.The following is the full text of the Mohammad Javad Zarif's address to the 23rd meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Economic Cooperation...

Saudi rulers, along Zionists epitomes of aggression, murder in ME: Ghasemi

Saudi rulers, along Zionists epitomes of aggression, murder in ME: Ghasemi

TEHRAN, Apr. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi condemned the new remarks of Saudi crown prince and advised the Saudi rulers to take heed of history and see how murderers and criminal dictators of the region were toppled.“Saudi rulers have made themselves as notorious as Zionist regime’s officials in being epitomes of crime and aggression in the...

Saudi crown prince trapped in illusion of power: Hatami

Saudi crown prince trapped in illusion of power: Hatami

TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Amir Hatami, who visited Moscow to attend an international security conference, told the local media in an interview that Saudi crown prince is acting like Saddam, George W. Bush Jr., and others who felt powerful.Saudi Arabia's young leader has, like many leaders before him, fallen into the trap of the illusion of power, the Iranian defense...

S. Arabia main sponsor of terrorism in world

S. Arabia main sponsor of terrorism in world

TEHRAN, Mar. 24 (Press Shia) - Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said here on Saturday that Saudi Arabia is the main sponsor of terrorism, insecurity, instability and extremism in the region and world.He termed remarks of Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in US-based Brookings Institution as “hypocritical, void and free from reality” and added, “this is not for...

Bin Salman’s claim of al-Qaeda leaders in Iran 'big lie': FM spox

Bin Salman’s claim of al-Qaeda leaders in Iran 'big lie': FM spox

TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (Press Shia Agency) – Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Foreign Ministry referred to the role of Saudi Arabia in 9/11 attacks and lashed out at bin Salman for accusing Iran of sheltering al-Qaeda leaders.“Bin Salman’s illusionary and crude claim that al-Qaeda leaders are in Iran is a big lie and he cannot spread lies to conceal the role of Saudi Arabia in creating the...

Iran’s Zarif urges Muslims to repel extremism

Iran’s Zarif urges Muslims to repel extremism

TEHRAN, Mar. 02 (Press Shia Agency) – In a meeting with Iranians living in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Iranian foreign minister urges Muslims to repel extremism, adding extremists are not Muslim.“I remember more than 24 years ago, when I was honored to visit Sarajevo in the final days of the Bosnian War, I saw a war-torn city that had seen and resisted violence and mass killing. Today, I am...

ICAPP addressers condemn extremism in Islamic world

ICAPP addressers condemn extremism in Islamic world

TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (Press Shia Agency) – During the 29th meeting of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP) in Tehran many figures from around the world touched upon the political problems of the current world including extremism in the Islamic world.“Dealing with problems caused by extremism is very difficult,” said Nafi Ali Nafi, the Head of African Political Parties...

Cultural interaction prerequisite for sustainable development

Cultural interaction prerequisite for sustainable development

TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Minister of culture and Islamic guidance attended the first conference of Asian Cultural Dialogues where he said that creating an optimal atmosphere for cultural interaction in Asia is a prerequisite for sustainable development.“Experience shows that whenever relations between nations have been formed with a cultural focus, they have turned...