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Amir-Abdollahian felicitates al-Bukamal liberation

Amir-Abdollahian felicitates al-Bukamal liberation

TEHRAN, Nov. 20 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Amir-Abdollahian has congratulated Syrians on liberation of the strategic border town of al-Bukamal.In a message released on his official Twitter page, Iran’s Amir-Abdollahian extended congratulations to the people, army and president of Syria on liberation of al-Bukamal as the last ISIL...

Iranian MPs slam anti-human rights crimes of Saudis in Yemen

Iranian MPs slam anti-human rights crimes of Saudis in Yemen

TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (Press Shia) – In a statement issued on Wednesday, 191 members of the Iranian Parliament, while referring to occurrence of humanitarian crisis in Yemen, said Saudi Arabia and its supporters were responsible for ongoing catastrophes.At the end of the Parliament’s public session on Wednesday morning, a statement of 191 MPs was issued on continuation of Saudi crimes against the...

Larijani urges public support for quake-hit areas

Larijani urges public support for quake-hit areas

TEHRAN, Nov. 13 (Press Shia) – Ali Larijani, the speaker of Iran’s Parliament, urged the ministry of health and other Iranian ministries to give priority to the earthquake-stricken areas of Iran. At the beginning of the plenary meeting of the Iranian parliament on Monday, the speaker of Iran’s Parliament Ali Larijani said “I offer my condolences to the families of the victims of the...

Iran, JCPOA to move forward, despite Trump’s efforts: MP

Iran, JCPOA to move forward, despite Trump’s efforts: MP

TEHRAN, Nov. 12 (Press Shia) – Iranian MP Saffari Natanzi says that the US efforts to get Europeans along in its anti-Iran campaign has been futile so far. The legislator reassured that Europeans will stay committed to the pact.“The Europeans have repeatedly announced that they are after preserving the JCPOA and expanding cooperation with the Islamic Republic of Iran, and they will no longer...

EU commissioner meets Iranian Parl. agriculture committee chair

EU commissioner meets Iranian Parl. agriculture committee chair

TEHRAN, Nov. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan announced that his visit to Iran aims to enhance cooperation between the EU and Iran in the field of agriculture and rural development.Heading a 70-strong delegation of senior European officials and business leaders to Tehran, Phil Hogan met with senior Iranian officials, Minister...

EU commissioner meets with Iranian Parl. committee chair

EU commissioner meets with Iranian Parl. committee chair

TEHRAN, Nov. 12 (Press Shia) – European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan announced that his visit to Iran aims to enhance cooperation between the EU and Iran in the field of agriculture and rural development.Heading a 70-strong delegation of senior European officials and business leaders to Tehran, Phil Hogan met with senior Iranian officials, Minister of...

23 suspects arrested for Tehran terror attack

23 suspects arrested for Tehran terror attack

TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (Press Shia) – Tehran’s attorney general Abbas Jafari Dolatabadi announced the arrest of 23 suspects who are thought to have been behind the June 7 terrorist attacks on Iranian Parliament.Tehran’s attorney general Abas Jafari Dolatabadi said Tuesday that 23 suspects have been detained on charges related to the June 7 terrorist attack on the Iranian parliament during which 17...

Implementation of CAATSA violation of JCPOA

Implementation of CAATSA violation of JCPOA

TEHRAN, Nov. 04 (Press Shia Agency) – Morteza Saffari Natanzi, the head of the Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, said that implementing CAATSA will violate JCPOA adding "It's time for it to take serious measures in this respect."He said that Americans aim to influence public opinion and render Iran passive, while they have confronted Iran as one of the state...

US breach of promise not limited to incumbent government

US breach of promise not limited to incumbent government

TEHRAN, Nov. 01 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Deputy FM Araghchi said the greatest challenge to implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) has always been America’s insincerity, a common feature of all US governments.Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs, Seyyed Abbas Araghchi, made the remarks on Wednesday morning while speaking at a public session of...

‘US administration not allowed to hide behind congress decisions’

‘US administration not allowed to hide behind congress decisions’

TEHRAN, Oct. 31 (Press Shia) – Iranian FM Zarif told the Iranian parliament that the US government cannot abuse the tool of leaving decision over the JCPOA to congress, because the government is responsible to practice the international commitments of US.“The US government cannot hide behind Congress decisions because to international community, the US administration is responsible to...