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Quadrilateral coalition effective in fall of ISIL in Iraq: defense min.

Quadrilateral coalition effective in fall of ISIL in Iraq: defense min.

TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Amir Hatami, Iranian Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistical Support said on Thursday that the Quadrilateral coalition of  Iran, Iraq, Russia, and Syria was very effective in eradicating ISIL in Iraq.The quadrilateral military intelligence committee of Iran, Russia, Syria, and Iraq was held in Baghdad on Thursday concurrent with the...

Iranian defense min. meets with PMU’s chief

Iranian defense min. meets with PMU’s chief

TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Amir Hatami, Iranian Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistical Support met with PMU’s Chief Abu Mahdi al-Mohandis, on Thursday in Baghdad.“I am totally assured that you have endured many pains and toils to be able to restore security and stability to Iraq and because of this I am grateful of all of you,” said Brigadier General Amir...

Fake anti-terror advocates supported terrorists

Fake anti-terror advocates supported terrorists

TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (Press Shia Agency) – Brigadier General Amir Hatami, Iranian Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistical Support, condemned the hypocrisy of those countries which claimed to be fighting ISIL but supported the terrorists in Iraq.“I am very happy that I am meeting an Iraqi minister in Baghdad at a time that the economic, security, and social status of Iraq is growing after...

Saudi crown prince trapped in illusion of power: Hatami

Saudi crown prince trapped in illusion of power: Hatami

TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Amir Hatami, who visited Moscow to attend an international security conference, told the local media in an interview that Saudi crown prince is acting like Saddam, George W. Bush Jr., and others who felt powerful.Saudi Arabia's young leader has, like many leaders before him, fallen into the trap of the illusion of power, the Iranian defense...

Iran FM condoles KRG PM Barzani on loss of his twin brother

Iran FM condoles KRG PM Barzani on loss of his twin brother

TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Mohammad Javad Zarif has sent a message of condolences to KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani condoling him on the death of his twin brother Dilovan Barzani. After expressing sadness and grief on the sad demise of Prime Minister Barzani’s twin brother, Iranian foreign minister hoped, in his message, the deceased patient’s family cope with the grief and...

Zarif, Red Cross chief discuss humanitarian crises in Syria, Yemen

Zarif, Red Cross chief discuss humanitarian crises in Syria, Yemen

TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (Press Shia) – During a meeting on Sunday in Tehran, Peter Maurer ICRC’s President and Mohammad Javad Zarif Iranian Minister of Foreign affairs called for an immediate halt to war in Yemen.The President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Peter Maurer who is visiting Tehran met with Iranian Minister of Foreign affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday in...

Iraqi interior min. hails Iran’s role in aiding Iraq

Iraqi interior min. hails Iran’s role in aiding Iraq

TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (Press Shia Agency) – Iraqi Interior Minister Qasim al-Araji says that Iraq is indebted to Iran for all the supports Iran has offered during the war against terrorism and the ISIL terrorist group.“The Islamic Republic of Iran played a significant role in helping Iraq and other countries of the region to fight against terrorism including ISIL terrorist group,” said Qasim...

Iranian pres., parl. speaker laud Maj. Gen. Suleymani’s efforts

Iranian pres., parl. speaker laud Maj. Gen. Suleymani’s efforts

TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani sent two separate messages to an event in Tehran hailing the selfless efforts of Major General Qassem Soleimani, the Commander of IRGC Quds Force in the war against ISIL in Iraq and Syria.Forwarding a message of appreciation to a meeting organized to honor the efforts of Major General Qassem...

Amir-Abdollahian lauds Iraqi Shia, Sunni nomads’ role in war on ISIL

Amir-Abdollahian lauds Iraqi Shia, Sunni nomads’ role in war on ISIL

TEHRAN, Feb. 26 (Press Shia) – Meeting with the chiefs of Sunni nomad tribes of Iraq, Iranian Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian praised Iraqi nomads for their stance against ISIL in the war on terror in Iraq.“The role of Iraqi nomads in the war against terrorism was bold and positive and the Iraqi nomads, both Shias and Sunnis, had a deep effect...

Iran’s missile program irrelevant to foreigners: Velayati

Iran’s missile program irrelevant to foreigners: Velayati

TEHRAN, Feb. 14 (Press Shia Agency) – On the sidelines of his meeting with EP’s Chairman of Foreign Affairs Committee David McAllister, Mr. Velayati dismissed any compromise over Iran’s missile program.“To defend our country, based on our national interests, we move on the evolutionary path of missile program and it is totally irrelevant to foreign countries,” said Ali Akbar Velayati,...