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Any aggression on Iran to receive swift, resolute response

Any aggression on Iran to receive swift, resolute response

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran (SNSC), told Al-Jazeera that any American aggressive action in the Persian Gulf will face direct and swift reaction.“Washington does not dare to attack Iran and the policy of sanctions is a failed policy,” Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani said on Wednesday afternoon in an interview...

Iran to vigorously respond to any military threats

Iran to vigorously respond to any military threats

TEHRAN, May 05 (Press Shia) – A high-ranking Iranian military official says Iran’s armed forces will vigorously respond to any threats from enemies.Brigadier General Ghadir Nezami, Deputy Commander of General Staff of Iranian Armed Forces for International Affairs, made the remarks in the fourth meeting of Iran-Oman joint military commission, during which he added...

Zarif reiterates call for a dialogue forum in Persian Gulf

Zarif reiterates call for a dialogue forum in Persian Gulf

TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – The Persian Gulf must be a strong region and a territory for cooperation, and endogenous security and peace, according to Iranian foreign minister’s message on Persian Gulf National Day. In the message which was published today, Mohammad Javad Zarif congratulated April 30 as the Persian Gulf National Day on the all who have coexisted peacefully in the...

US seeks to create “security dilemma” in West Asia

US seeks to create “security dilemma” in West Asia

TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – In reaction to US secretary of state's recent trip to the region, IRGC deputy commander said the US strategy is creating a “security dilemma” in line with its desire for domination over the Arab countries.Brigadier General Hossein Salami made the remarks on the sidelines of the Persian Gulf National Day which was held at Supreme National Defense...

Persian Gulf name change; dream never to come true: Velayati

Persian Gulf name change; dream never to come true: Velayati

TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (Press Shia Agency) – Ali Akbar Velayati, the senior Aide to Iran’s Leader, said on Sunday that the dream to change the name of the Persian Gulf will never get materialized.“Whatever we do to protect Persian Gulf’s name is not enough,” said Ali Akbar Velayati, the senior Aide to Iran’s Leader, on Sunday. He made the remarks at a ceremony to unveil an illustrated book...

Iran stresses regional dialogue to tackle sustaining peace challenges of

Iran stresses regional dialogue to tackle sustaining peace challenges of

TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran has always offered regional dialogue to tackle challenges ahead of sustaining peace, according to Iran’s minister of foreign affairs at UN Meeting on Peace-building and Sustaining Peace. In his address to the UN meeting, Zarif welcomed the topic of the meeting as the Middle East has been hit by conflicts more than any other regions. He stressed that...

Zarif calls Persian Gulf states to join regional dialogue

Zarif calls Persian Gulf states to join regional dialogue

TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Mohammad Javad Zarif Iranian Foreign Minister who is visiting US tweeted on Tuesday that he has called for regional dialogue during his address at Council on Foreign Relations.The Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif who is visiting US tweeted on Tuesday that during his address at Council on Foreign Relations he once again called the countries of...

Pulling out from N-deal to burden dire consequences on US: Zarif

Pulling out from N-deal to burden dire consequences on US: Zarif

TEHRAN, Apr. 20 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told the media upon his arrival in New York on Thursday local time that US will suffer consequences if it leaves the nuclear agreement.“The measures to be undertaken by the Islamic Republic of Iran and the response of the international community to US leaving the JCPOA will be very unfavorable for the Americans,”...

Bushehr nuclear power plant untouched by quack, officials say

Bushehr nuclear power plant untouched by quack, officials say

TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (Press Shia Agency) – Mahmoud Jafari, an executive in Iran’s nuclear power plant in Bushehr told the media that the plant is running normally in accordance with its schedule and it has not been damaged by the Thursday quake of 5.9 magnitude.Mahmoud Jafari, an executive in Iran’s nuclear power plant in Bushehr Province told the media that the magnitude 5.9 earthquake of...

Bushehr nuclear power plant untouched by quake, officials say

Bushehr nuclear power plant untouched by quake, officials say

TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (Press Shia) – Mahmoud Jafari, an executive in Iran’s nuclear power plant in Bushehr told the media that the plant is running normally in accordance with its schedule and it has not been damaged by the Thursday quake of 5.9 magnitude.Mahmoud Jafari, an executive in Iran’s nuclear power plant in Bushehr Province told the media that the magnitude 5.9 earthquake of Thursday has...