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Diplomat Hammers Dubowitz for Joy over Virus-Related Harms to Iran

Diplomat Hammers Dubowitz for Joy over Virus-Related Harms to Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi took a swipe at director of the so-called Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD), Mark Dubowitz, for expressing delight at the harms that the outbreak of a novel coronavirus has caused in Iran. - Politics news - In a post on his Twitter account, Araqchi denounced Dubowitz’ “shameful” expression of delight over...

President: COVID-19 Should Not Work as Weapon for Enemies against Iran

President: COVID-19 Should Not Work as Weapon for Enemies against Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani highlighted the efforts to contain the novel coronavirus epidemic in the country, stressing that the disease should not be used as a weapon for the enemies to halt the production and economic activities in Iran. - Politics news - The COVID-19 outbreak in Iran should not become a “weapon for the enemies” to shut down the activities...

Iran FM Censures Trump’s Remarks about Fighting Daesh

Iran FM Censures Trump’s Remarks about Fighting Daesh

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif denounced recent remarks by US President Donald Trump about US’ purported counterterrorism efforts, stressing that Lt. General Qassem Soleimani, who was assassinated by Washington, was the Daesh terror group’s “number one enemy”. - Politics news - “@realdonaldtrump just admitted what we all knew: US...

Iran Raps Israeli Strikes on Damascus, Gaza

Iran Raps Israeli Strikes on Damascus, Gaza

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi strongly condemned recent military attacks carried out by the Zionist regime against the Gaza Strip and Syria’s capital Damascus. - Politics news - In a statement on Tuesday, Mousavi denounced the inhumane act of Zionist military forces in insulting the body of a Muslim Palestinian martyr, saying the Zionists'...

Afghanistan Reopens Common Border with Iran

Afghanistan Reopens Common Border with Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Afghanistan has reopened its common border with Iran, a day after closing it amid concerns about the spread of the novel coronavirus, the spokesman for Afghanistan’s National Security Council said. - Politics news - In a post on his Twitter account on Tuesday, NSC Spokesman Javid Faisal said a committee formed to prevent the spread of the coronavirus had...

The clergy and the Islamic Seminaries haven't failed in their duties to the system

The clergy and the Islamic Seminaries haven't failed in their duties to the system

A teacher in the Islamic Seminary of Qom said that the Islamic Seminaries and the clergy haven’t been indifferent to their duties towards the Islamic Revolution and said, “A good future lays ahead for the Islamic Seminaries.” RNA – In an exclusive interview with Rasa News Agency on the 31st anniversary of the issuance of Imam Khomeyni’s “Charter of Clergy”, Hujjat al-Islam...

The clergy and the clergy have not given up on their duties to the system

The clergy and the clergy have not given up on their duties to the system

A teacher in the Islamic Seminary of Qom said that the Islamic Seminaries and the clergy haven’t been indifferent to their duties towards the Islamic Revolution and said, “A good future lays ahead for the Islamic Seminaries.” RNA – In an exclusive interview with Rasa News Agency on the 31st anniversary of the issuance of Imam Khomeyni’s “Charter of Clergy”, Hujjat al-Islam...

US Sanctions on Iran ‘Most Systematic Violation of Human Rights’

US Sanctions on Iran ‘Most Systematic Violation of Human Rights’

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The head of the Iranian Judiciary’s High Council for Human Rights described the unilateral sanctions imposed by the US and its allies on Iran as the “most recent grave and systematic violation of human rights”. - Politics news - “The Iranian nation is the major victim of such a violation,” Ali Baqeri-Kani said on Monday while addressing the 43rd session of...

Iran in Better Military Situation Than Ever: Adviser

Iran in Better Military Situation Than Ever: Adviser

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A defense adviser to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei dismissed claims by the Trump administration that Iran has slashed its defense budgets as a result of Washington's “maximum pressure” strategy against Tehran. - Politics news - Tehran has not “made any cuts to the budgets of our military organizations,” Brigadier General Hossein...

Electees must put serving the people at the forefront and solving problems at the top of their agenda

Electees must put serving the people at the forefront and solving problems at the top of their agenda

In a statement, the Society of Seminary Teachers of Qom appreciated the presence of the Iranian people in the recent elections and emphasized that the elected representatives must serve the people and place solving their problems at the top of their agenda. RNA – In a statement, the Society of Seminary Teachers of Qom praised the Iranian people for their participation in the February...