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Iranian sailors rescued by Pakistani marines return home

Iranian sailors rescued by Pakistani marines return home

TEHRAN, Jun. 13 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Consulate General in Karachi announced that all 11 Iranian sailors who were rescued by Pakistani marines in last week managed to return home on Tues. evening.The eleven Iranian sailors who were rescued by Pakistani marines returned home on Tuesday evening, announced Iranian Consulate General in Karachi. After encountering technical problems with...

Pakistan-Iran ties; way progressing forward

Pakistan-Iran ties; way progressing forward

TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (Press Shia) – After US and Saudi Arabia turned to be fair weather friends for Pakistan, now Islamabad is eying expansion of ties with its neighboring powerhouse of the region Iran.Since that hyperbolic New Year tweet from the megalomaniac American president, in which he launched broadside against Pakistan, the relations between the two ‘allies’ have deteriorated. Leaders...

Iran welcomes increased defense coop. with Pakistan

Iran welcomes increased defense coop. with Pakistan

TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (Press Shia) – In a meeting with his Pakistani counterpart Mamnoon Hussain Sat., Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that Iran welcomes expansion of defense cooperation between the two countries, stressing that common borders should be secure.The meeting was held at President Rouhani’s residence in Qingdao, China’s eastern Shandong province, as the president is there to...

Iran, Pakistan presidents meet in China

Iran, Pakistan presidents meet in China

TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Pakistani counterpart Mamnoon Hussain held talks on expansion of bilateral ties on Saturday in Chinese city of Qingdao.The meeting was held at President Rouhani’s residence in Qingdao in China’s eastern Shandong province. During the meeting, the two leaders highlighted the need for expansion and development of...

Tehran, Islamabad eye increased economic ties

Tehran, Islamabad eye increased economic ties

TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (Press Shia) – In a meeting between Iranian Ambassador to Pakistan Mahdi Honardoost and Chairman of the Senate of Pakistan Sadiq Sanjrani on Saturday, the two officials stressed the need to boost bilateral cooperation in the economic realm.Iran and Pakistan relations regarding security and defense has boosted in recent years, Sanjrani said, Press Shia reported. He also...

Iranian forces clash with terrorist team in southeast, killing suicide bomber

Iranian forces clash with terrorist team in southeast, killing suicide bomber

TEHRAN, May 30 (Press Shia Agency) – Sistan and Baluchestan police chief said Wed. that the members of a terrorist team came under attack by Iranian security forces, while their suicide bomber was killed in the operation. Bregadier General Mohammad Ghanbari, the police commander of southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchestan, said on Wednesday morning that in the clashes erupted between the...

97% of refugees live under similar conditions as Iranians

97% of refugees live under similar conditions as Iranians

TEHRAN, May 28 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Deputy Interior Minister for Security and Police Affairs met with UNHCR’s Assistant High Commissioner for Protection during which he said 97% of immigrants hosted by Iran are living under similar conditions as Iranians.Hossein Zolfaghari, Iranian Deputy Interior Minister for Security and Police Affairs, met and talked with visiting UNHCR’s...

Iran-Pakistan economy, security inter-related: official

Iran-Pakistan economy, security inter-related: official

TEHRAN, May 23 (Press Shia) – Hossein Zolfaghari, Iranian Deputy Interior Minister for Security and Police Affairs, said on Wednesday that shared borders between Iran and Pakistan tie the destiny of the two countries.“The Iran-Pakistan relation is a strategic one and the security and economy of the two countries are inter-related,” said Hossein Zolfaghari, Iranian Deputy Interior Minister...

ICNA passes article to support Palestinian journalists martyred at work  

ICNA passes article to support Palestinian journalists martyred at work  

TEHRAN, May 14 (Press Shia) – The final statement of the two-day International Conference of News Agencies (ICNA) was declared on Monday with an article passed to support Palestinian journalists killed at the time of reporting.The article to support Palestinian journalists martyred while doing their job was added to the final statement of the two-day International Conference of News Agencies...

International Conference of News Agencies kicks off in Islamabad

International Conference of News Agencies kicks off in Islamabad

TEHRAN, May 13 (Press Shia Agency) – The two-day International Conference of News Agencies (ICNA) kicked off on Sunday in Pakistani capital city of Islamabad featuring directors from news agencies of 20 countries of the world.Nasir Khan Janjua, the National Security Advisor of Pakistan, and Pakistani Minister of Information, Broadcasting & National Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb addressed the...