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Eid al-Fitr, manifestation of unity of Islamic Ummah

Eid al-Fitr, manifestation of unity of Islamic Ummah

TEHRAN, Jun. 14 (Press Shia Agency) – In a message forwarded on Thursday, the senior adviser to Iran’s Leader Ali Akbar Velayati highlighted that Eid al-Fitr is the manifestation of unity and empathy among Islamic Ummah.In his message, he congratulated the advent of Eid al-Fitr to all the Muslims of the world. Velayati wished that all the pains and sufferings of Islamic Ummah, especially in...

Russia warns of tension build-up in ME after US embassy move

Russia warns of tension build-up in ME after US embassy move

TEHRAN, May 14 (Press Shia Agency) – Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday that Russia is concerned about increase of tensions in the Middle East after planned US embassy move to al-Quds.“The planned relocation of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem al-Quds may increase tension in the Middle East,” Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday. ...

China strongly supports JCPOA, says 'a deal better than no deal at all'

China strongly supports JCPOA, says 'a deal better than no deal at all'

TEHRAN, May 09 (Press Shia Agency) – China's special envoy for Middle East issues, Gong Xiaosheng, while announcing his country's support for the nuclear deal, said having a deal on Iran's nuclear program is better than no deal at all.Speaking to the reporters during a press conference in Tehran on Tuesday, Gong Xiaosheng said his visit to the Islamic Republic addresses two important issues,...

Iran UN envoy calls on UNSC to adopt tough measures against Zionist policies

Iran UN envoy calls on UNSC to adopt tough measures against Zionist policies

TEHRAN, Apr. 27 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Permanent Representative to the UN Gholam-Ali Khoshroo in his speech considered occupation of Palestine by the Zionist regime as the main factor of all conflicts in the Middle East.Recent meeting of United Nations Security Council (UNSC) was held in Gaza Strip with a focus on the critical situation in the Middle East and also fresh crimes and atrocities...

Trump lacks proper strategy towards Middle East, Syria

Trump lacks proper strategy towards Middle East, Syria

TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – About five years ago, when former US President Barack Obama spoke of a military strike in Syria, Zbigniew Brzezinski, former US National Security Adviser, who is also a prominent foreign policy strategists, objected to the call of the White House. He noted that the United States lacks a proper strategy towards the Middle East and Syria. Military action...

Nowruz based on love for humankind: Iran’s envoy to Vienna

Nowruz based on love for humankind: Iran’s envoy to Vienna

TEHRAN, Mar. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Ambassador to the UN headquarters in Vienna, Reza Najafi, talked about the beauties of Nowruz at the international event held at the UN headquarters in Vienna, on Tuesday.“The base of Nowruz is respect and love for other people,” said Reza Najafi, the Iranian Ambassador to the UN headquarters in Vienna, on Tuesday. He made the remarks...

Ghasemi describes bin Salman as simple-minded illusionist

Ghasemi describes bin Salman as simple-minded illusionist

TEHRAN, Mar. 16 (Press Shia) – Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, described Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman as a simple-minded illusionist.“His words are not worth to be replied as he is a simple-minded illusionist who speaks nothing but bitterness and lies,” said Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, late on...

Ghasemi calls bin Salman 'simple-minded illusionist'

Ghasemi calls bin Salman 'simple-minded illusionist'

TEHRAN, Mar. 16 (Press Shia Agency) – Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, described Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman as a simple-minded illusionist.“His words are not worth to be replied as he is a simple-minded illusionist who speaks nothing but bitterness and lies,” said Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, late on...

Zarif condemns US arms torrent to ME

Zarif condemns US arms torrent to ME

TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif tweeted a post on Wednesday condemning US populism in selling arms to the Middle East and levying accusations against Iran.In a new post on his Twitter account, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif lashed out at US officials for both selling arms to the war mongering countries of the region and...

JCPOA necessary for Middle East: Greek envoy to Tehran

JCPOA necessary for Middle East: Greek envoy to Tehran

TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – Dimitri Alexandrakis, the Ambassador of Greece to Iran told the local media that the European Union backs the nuclear agreement of Tehran and Sextet.“The European Union agrees with the JCPOA because this pact is necessary for the region,” said Dimitri Alexandrakis, the Ambassador of Greece to Iran. The Greek diplomat made the remarks on Tuesday on the...