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Iranian President to Submit Budget Bill to Parliament Tomorrow

Iranian President to Submit Budget Bill to Parliament Tomorrow

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will present the draft budget for the next Iranian fiscal year (beginning March 20, 2017) to the country’s parliament on Sunday, an official said. Speaking to the Press Shia News Agency, Hossein Ali Amiri, the president's aide in parliamentary affairs, said President Rouhani plans to attend an open session of the parliament on...

Ayatollah Ka’bi praises enthusiastic participation at the funeral of Hillah bombing

Ayatollah Ka’bi praises enthusiastic participation at the funeral of Hillah bombing

Press Shia – The member of the Society of Seminary Teachers of Qom said that the passionate participation of people in the funeral of the martyrs of terrorist attack in Hillah is an expression of their adherence to the guardianship of Imam Husayn and these martyrs.Press Shia – In an interview with Press Shia News Agency, Ayatollah Abbas Ka’bi, a representative of the people of...

Karbala Friday prayer leader describes Mosul operation as “admirable”

Karbala Friday prayer leader describes Mosul operation as “admirable”

Press Shia Agency – Hujjat al-Islam al-Karbala’i described the order and cohesion of the Iraqi warriors in the operation to liberate Mosul impressive as “admirable.”Press Shia – During his Friday prayer sermon delivered to a large and fervent crowd of believers in the Iraqi holy city of Karbala’s Holy Shrine of Imam al-Husayn, Hujjat al-Islam Abdul-Mahdi al-Karbala’i...

Iranian officials must not be intimidated by enemies

Iranian officials must not be intimidated by enemies

Press Shia Agency – Ayatollah Arafi said that Iranian officials shouldn’t be intimidated by the ignorant enemies and shouldn’t be afraid because the people are with them.Press Shia Agency – During his Friday prayer sermon to a large and fervent crowd of believers in Qom’s Qods Prayer Hall, Ayatollah Ali-Reza Arafi referring to Islamic Unity Week, which begins next week and said...

FM: Extension of Iran Sanctions Proves Lack of US Credibility

FM: Extension of Iran Sanctions Proves Lack of US Credibility

NEW DELHI (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif slammed US plans to extend sanctions against Iran for ten more years, stressing that it will testify to lack of US credibility in the international community. According to Press Shia dispatches, speaking to reporters upon his arrival in New Delhi at the start of an Asian tour on Saturday, Zarif said extension of the Iran...

Tehran Friday prayer leader urges retaliation for US breaches of nuclear deal

Tehran Friday prayer leader urges retaliation for US breaches of nuclear deal

Press Shia Agency – Ayatollah Movahedi-Kermani slammed the US Congress for its recent move to extend sanctions against Iran for another ten years, saying that it is now time for the Islamic Republic to retaliate such violations of the JCPOA, a nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.Press Shia – “Nothing is expected from the US except hostility (toward the Iranian nation) and...

Syrian Adviser: Erdogan Trying to Uplift Terrorists in Aleppo

Syrian Adviser: Erdogan Trying to Uplift Terrorists in Aleppo

DAMASCUS (Press Shia) – A senior adviser to Syrian Prime Minister Imad Khamis said the recent “foolish remarks” made by Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan were only aimed at raising the spirits of the besieged terrorists in the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo. Speaking to the Press Shia News Agency, Abdul-Qader Azouz, who is also a professor of politics, denounced Erdogan’s statement...

Iran Calls for Immediate Release of Two Nationals Arrested in Kenya

Iran Calls for Immediate Release of Two Nationals Arrested in Kenya

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said the Islamic Republic has called on Kenya to immediately free two of its nationals arrested in the East African country. The two Iranians are lawyers who had gone to Kenya to provide their Iranian clients (jailed in Kenya) with legal counseling, but they were arrested by police when they were returning from a Tuesday...

Extension of Anti-Iran Sanctions ‘Clear Breach’ of JCPOA: Nuclear Chief

Extension of Anti-Iran Sanctions ‘Clear Breach’ of JCPOA: Nuclear Chief

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) denounced a recent move by the US Senate to vote for a bill to extend sanctions against Iran for another ten years as a “clear violation” of the JCPOA, the July 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers. “This act (the Iran Sanctions Act) does exist currently but the US president has suspended...

Iranian Cleric Urges Retaliation for US Breaches of Nuclear Deal

Iranian Cleric Urges Retaliation for US Breaches of Nuclear Deal

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A senior Iranian cleric slammed the US Congress for its recent move to extend sanctions against Iran for another ten years, saying that it is now time for the Islamic Republic to retaliate such violations of the JCPOA, a nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers. “Nothing is expected from the US except hostility (toward the Iranian nation) and now is the...