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Iranian Official, UN Envoy Discuss Political Solutions for Syria Crisis

Iranian Official, UN Envoy Discuss Political Solutions for Syria Crisis

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A senior adviser to the Iranian foreign minister for special political affairs and the UN Special Envoy for Syria held talks on the situation in the Arab country. - Politics news - During the talks, Ali-Asghar Khaji and Geir O. Pedersen discussed political solutions to settle the Syria crisis as well as the need for the Syrian Constitutional Committee to move...

Efforts Underway to Free Iranian Inmates Abroad: Official

Efforts Underway to Free Iranian Inmates Abroad: Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian presidential office’s chief of staff unveiled plans to secure the release of all Iranian nationals imprisoned in other countries, as in the United States. - Politics news - Speaking to Press Shia Agency on Sunday, Mahmoud Vaezi said the administration has not closed the door for the release of Iranian inmates held abroad and has always sought ways...

Dividing US Sanctions into Nuclear, Non-Nuclear Unacceptable to Iran: Official

Dividing US Sanctions into Nuclear, Non-Nuclear Unacceptable to Iran: Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Tehran will not approve a categorization of the US sanctions as those that had been removed under the JCPOA and the ones unrelated to the nuclear issues, an Iranian official said. - Politics news - Speaking to Press TV on the condition of anonymity on Wednesday, the senior official said “Iran will not accept a division of the Trump-era sanctions into JCPOA-related ones...

MBS Trying to Eliminate Political Rivals: Former Intelligence Official

MBS Trying to Eliminate Political Rivals: Former Intelligence Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia filed a lawsuit in Boston against the country's former top intelligence official accusing him of embezzling public funds, according to a report. - World news - The Kingdom accuses Saad Al-Jabri of buying luxury condominiums in Boston with a portion of the money he embezzled.The lawsuit demands that Jabri return the $29...

Chinese FM to Visit Iran for Talks on Strategic Ties: Official

Chinese FM to Visit Iran for Talks on Strategic Ties: Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is due to pay a visit to Iranian capital in coming days to hold talks with senior Iranian officials on strategic relations and leading regional and international developments, Foreign Ministry Spokesman. - Politics news - Saeed Khatibzadeh said on Monday that the top Chinese diplomat will arrive in Tehran on Friday and sit down for...

Russian Idea of Synchronized Steps on JCPOA Not Coordinated with Iran: Official

Russian Idea of Synchronized Steps on JCPOA Not Coordinated with Iran: Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The chief of staff of the Iranian president’s office said Tehran would not confirm a recent proposal made by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov for synchronized and simultaneous steps from Iran and the US to save the JCPOA. - Politics news - Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a weekly cabinet session on Wednesday, Mahmoud Vaezi reacted to the idea...

US Should Lift All Sanctions at Once: Iranian Official

US Should Lift All Sanctions at Once: Iranian Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei dismissed the idea of a staged removal of the US sanctions, stressing that all economic sanctions must be lifted all at once before any further negotiations. - Politics news - In comments on Tuesday, Rezaei said the only acceptable plan for the termination of the US sanctions on Iran is the framework outlined...

Pope’s Iraq Visit Wouldn’t Have Been Possible without Gen. Soleimani’s Efforts: Iranian Official

Pope’s Iraq Visit Wouldn’t Have Been Possible without Gen. Soleimani’s Efforts: Iranian Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Pope Francis wouldn’t have been able to visit Iraq safely if it had not been for the sacrifices of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani and his companions in the fight against the Takfiri Daesh terror group, an Iranian official said. - World news - The Pope’s safe visit to Baghdad would never have happened “had it not been for the significant self-sacrifices...

IAEA Resolution on Iran Unconstructive: Official

IAEA Resolution on Iran Unconstructive: Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The chief of staff of the Iranian president’s office slammed as unconstructive and unfriendly a resolution that the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Board of Governors is going to pass on Iran, warning of its negative consequences. - Politics news - Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Mahmoud Vaezi said Iran...

Iran Given Priority in Syria’s Reconstruction: Official

Iran Given Priority in Syria’s Reconstruction: Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Chairman of Syria-Iran Chamber of Commerce said Iranian companies have priority over others for carrying out projects in the reconstruction process of Syria after years of war. - Politics news - In an interview with Press Shia in Damascus, Fahad Darwish praised Iran for supporting his country during years of war.“The friendly countries, or better said, the Islamic...