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Jaberi Ansari confers with Mekdad, Bogdanov on Syria

Jaberi Ansari confers with Mekdad, Bogdanov on Syria

TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian and Syrian deputy FMs in a telephone conversation on Mon. discussed the latest developments in Syria, particularly the situation in Aleppo.During a telephone conversation with Syria’s Deputy FM Faisal Mekdad on Monday, Hossein Jaberi Ansari, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs, expressed Iran’s readiness for delivery of...

Saddam’s fate would await Saudi rulers

Saddam’s fate would await Saudi rulers

TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson has said no development in Syrian situation would succeed without Iran.Bahram Ghasemi was speaking in his weekly press conference and covered diverse issues of the region, notably tense relations with Saudi Arabia, where he warned the kingdom of Saddam’s ultimate inglorious fate awaiting its rulers. Ghasemi told...

US pledges not to punish banks engaged with Iran: Zarif

US pledges not to punish banks engaged with Iran: Zarif

TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – The US has promised not to punish European banks that facilitate transactions with Iran, Iranian FM Zarif said Sat. in an exclusive interview with Kyodo News.Zarif, in New York for the UN General Assembly, told Mohammad Gharebag of Japan’s Kyodo News that he received assurances from US counterpart John Kerry that greater efforts would be made to allay the...

Foreign Ministry raps Saudi attack on civilians in Yemen

Foreign Ministry raps Saudi attack on civilians in Yemen

TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (Press Shia Agency) – The spokesperson of Iran’s Foreign Ministry censured Saudi bombings of Thursday which killed over thirty civilians and injured around a hundred others in Hudaydah port city of western Yemen.“Unfortunately the indifference undertaken by other countries and international communities along with selling various arms and military equipment to Saudi Arabia,...