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Iran to UK: Don’t trade global security for economic interests

Iran to UK: Don’t trade global security for economic interests

TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s FM spokesman, reacting to the recent visit of Saudi Crown Prince to London and their anti-Iran remarks, advised Britain not to trade global peace and security for transient economic interests.“It is an interesting irony that British officials would make such remarks against Iran in meeting with Saudi authorities who have launched war on Yemen and...

Araghchi calls for closer coop. with Afghanistan to counter threats

Araghchi calls for closer coop. with Afghanistan to counter threats

TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Deputy FM Abbas Araghchi stressed the necessity of closer bilateral cooperation with Afghanistan in order to counter common threats, especially terrorism.Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Abbas Araghchi made the remark in a meeting with Afghanistan’s Defense Minister Ahmad Tamim Asey on...

Turkey, Russia, Iran summit on Syria crisis to be held in May

Turkey, Russia, Iran summit on Syria crisis to be held in May

TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (Press Shia) – A trilateral summit of presidents from Turkey, Russia and Iran is expected to be held sometime in May in Istanbul, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ghasemi said Wednesday.Speaking to Mehr News correspondent on Wednesday, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said the tripartite summit on the Syrian crisis will take place at the official request of Turkish President...

Iran’s Jaberi Ansari meets Russian, Turkish negotiators in Geneva ‎

Iran’s Jaberi Ansari meets Russian, Turkish negotiators in Geneva ‎

TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (Press Shia Agency) – Hossein Jaberi Ansari, a senior assistant to Iran’s foreign minister in political affairs, has held talks with the heads of Russian and Turkish delegations in Geneva over the Syrian crisis.The Iranian top diplomat, who arrived in the Swiss city on Monday, also held negotiations with UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura. During the bilateral,...

CTBT has no on-site inspections in Iran

CTBT has no on-site inspections in Iran

TEHRAN, Mar. 05 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman has rejected American website Al-Monitor’s report claiming the US has dispatched inspection equipment to Iran to monitor the implementation of JCPOA. Bahram Ghasemi said that the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty (CTBT) has no on-site inspections in Iran and no information is sent from Iran to the CTBT. The foreign...

Iran after isolation of terrorist groups: diplomat

Iran after isolation of terrorist groups: diplomat

TEHRAN, Mar. 04 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei told the scientists meeting him that scientific progress will not bring prosperity for the country unless it was accompanied by commitment and revolutionary spirit.“One of the basic principles insisted upon by Iran at all peace talks, whether the Astana Peace Process or the other international negotiations, is...

Jaberi Ansari meets with Assad in Damascus

Jaberi Ansari meets with Assad in Damascus

TEHRAN, Mar. 04 (Press Shia Agency) – Hossein Jaberi Ansari, Iranian Foreign Minister’s Special Assistant in Political Affairs, who arrived in Damascus on Sunday morning, immediately met with Syrian President Bashar Assad.Immediately after arriving in Syrian capital city of Damascus, Hossein Jaberi Ansari, Iranian Foreign Minister’s Special Assistant in Political Affairs, met with Syrian...

Projection, baseless claims no solution for Bahraini regime

Projection, baseless claims no solution for Bahraini regime

TEHRAN, Mar. 04 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi rejected the claims made by Bahraini interior ministry against Iran. “Projection, repeating thread-worn scenarios, and making baseless claims against others will not solve the problems of Bahraini regime with its citizens,” underlined Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi on Sunday. His...

Foreign ministry Spox confirms Zarif-Kerry meeting

Foreign ministry Spox confirms Zarif-Kerry meeting

TEHRAN, Mar. 03 (Press Shia) – Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, confirmed that Iranian FM Zarif met US former Secretary of State Kerry in last week in Munich.“Such meetings are held in the framework of an active and comprehensive diplomacy and as a part of policies to negotiate for preserving the maximum of national interests,” said Bahram Ghasemi, the...

FM spox confirms Zarif-Kerry meeting

FM spox confirms Zarif-Kerry meeting

TEHRAN, Mar. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi confirmed that Iranian FM Zarif met US former Secretary of State Kerry in last week in Munich.“Such meetings are held in the framework of an active and comprehensive diplomacy and as a part of policies to negotiate for preserving the maximum of national interests,” said Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of...