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No ‘new Iran-west talks’ on nuclear deal

No ‘new Iran-west talks’ on nuclear deal

TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has rejected Wall Street Journal report on Iran-West fresh talks as ‘mere speculation.’Mr. Baharam Ghasemi was responding to this report in WSJ on Saturday in an interview to Ana News Agency. “The news story is inaccurate and bases its story on false premises and speculations; no new talks Iran has had with western sides...

FM spox. condemns Kabul mosque attack

FM spox. condemns Kabul mosque attack

TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (Press Shia) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has condemned a terrorist attack in Kabul which hit a mosque in Shia majority community.Bahram Ghasemi who was responding to the attack officially, offered condolences to the Afghan government and public especially families of those killed in the attack; Ghasemi attributed the conspicuous rise of extremism and terrorism to supports...

Iran prepared for ‘any Trumpian scenario’

Iran prepared for ‘any Trumpian scenario’

TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has said the US under Trump would not violate the international JCPOA deal unilaterally.Bahram Ghasemi told reporters during his weekly press conference Monday morning that Iran would courageously face Trumpian scenarios whatsoever, however said that it was too early to judge Mr. Trump’s possible restrictive...

Iran condoles with India on tragic train disaster

Iran condoles with India on tragic train disaster

TEHRAN, Nov. 20 (Press Shia Agency) – Foreign ministry spokesman extended Iran’s condolences to Indian government and nation on tragic train derailment in Uttar Pradesh state on Sunday.Bahram Ghasemi, while voicing deep sorrow and sympathizing with Indian government and nation and families of the victims, expressed hope for the fast recovery of the injured ones. At least 120 people lost...

Killing of Nigerian Muslims unacceptable

Killing of Nigerian Muslims unacceptable

TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (Press Shia) – Iran’s FM Spokesperson Ghasemi has announced that brutal killing of Muslims in a peaceful religious community in Nigeria is disturbing and intolerable.Bahram Ghasemi, spokesperson of the Iranian Foreign Ministry, pointed to the attack on religious mourners in the Nigerian city of Kano emphasizing “repeated killing of Muslims in a religious community, which is...

FM rejects claims on Taliban’s presence in Iran

FM rejects claims on Taliban’s presence in Iran

TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has announced that the reports on presence of Taliban elements in Iran are groundless.The official made the remarks in response to the news published by some Afghan media on the presence of a number of Taliban leaders in Iran. FM Spokesperson Ghasemi clarified that the claims on arrival of Taliban members in...

US should review its ME policies

US should review its ME policies

TEHRAN, Nov. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – Foreign ministry spokesperson has reacted to election to presidency of Donald Trump, said implemented policy is more important than those voiced in election campaign.Mr. Bahram Ghasemi briefly talked to the press, voicing Iran’s official reaction to Trump’s election, and the deep resentment and frustration of Iranian people about the US past...

EU Tehran office ‘unlikely to open’ anytime soon

EU Tehran office ‘unlikely to open’ anytime soon

TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson has said no Egyptian official would visit Tehran, rejecting media speculations on possible visit by country’s oil minister.Bahram Ghasemi addressed a press conference in Tehran on Monday. The most important issues touched upon by FM spokesperson was opening of an EU office in Tehran which Ghasemi believed was hinging upon...

Assigning HR special rapporteur on Iran wholly unjustified

Assigning HR special rapporteur on Iran wholly unjustified

TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (Press Shia) – FM spokesperson has announced that assigning a special rapporteur on human rights in Iran, a state which respects human rights, is deemed as senseless and unjustified.Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi made the remarks in reaction to the latest report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran Ahmed...

FM urges Bahraini officials to stop violent approaches

FM urges Bahraini officials to stop violent approaches

TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has recommended Bahraini officials to stop following police and security approaches.Ghasemi expressed deep concern and indignation towards attacks on Al-Wefaq, the main opposition political party in Bahrain. “Continued security and violent approaches adopted by Bahrain’s government towards religious,...