posted tages with "Regional Issues"

Zarif, Lavrov discuss regional issues in Moscow

Zarif, Lavrov discuss regional issues in Moscow

TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (Press Shia) – During a bilateral meeting in Moscow, Iranian Foreign minister Zarif and Russian top diplomat Lavrov exchanged views on many regional issues of mutual concern."Today's meeting of the Valdai Club showed that the positions of Iran and Russia on many regional issues are very close,” Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, said on Monday. The Iranian...

Zarif discusses regional, bilateral issues with Armenian, Georgian counterparts

Zarif discusses regional, bilateral issues with Armenian, Georgian counterparts

TEHRAN, Feb. 18 (Press Shia Agency) – In individual meetings, Iranian FM talked to Armenian and Georgian Foreign Ministers during 2018 Munich Security Conference.Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia Eduard Nalbandyan, during 2018 Munich Security Conference. They talked about Iran-Armenia relations and also points of mutual interest. In...

Iran commemorates Imad Mughniyah's 10th martyrdom anniv.

Iran commemorates Imad Mughniyah's 10th martyrdom anniv.

TEHRAN, Feb. 15 (Press Shia Agency) – A commemoration ceremony for the late Hezbollah commander, Imad Mughniyah, was held Thu. in Tehran, in the presence of Major General Ghasem Soleimani.At a commemoration ceremony on the 10th martyrdom anniversary of Hezbollah commander, Imad Mughniyah, Commander of the IRGC Quds Force Ghasem Soleimani paid his tribute to him, noting that Mughniyah’s...

Region’s insecurity due to US meddling, unconditional support for Israel

Region’s insecurity due to US meddling, unconditional support for Israel

TEHRAN, Feb. 15 (Press Shia) – Iran’s mission to the UN said in reaction to Nikki Haley’s Wed. remarks that the US intervention and unconditional support for the aggressive policies of the Israeli regime are the root cause of insecurity in the Middle East.“The US Ambassador to the United Nations, during a Security Council briefing on February 14, 2018, once again repeated her unfounded...

World needs to give proper response to Israel’s warmongering

World needs to give proper response to Israel’s warmongering

TEHRAN, Feb. 15 (Press Shia) – Iran’s FM spokesman called on the international community to give a decisive and proper response to the false propaganda and warmongering of Israeli regime that believes the continuation of its illegitimate existence hinges on conflict in the region.“The Islamic Republic of Iran, as an ancient, rational, stable and stabilizing country, basically sees no need...

Iran calls on regional leaders to beware of US self-fabricated threats

Iran calls on regional leaders to beware of US self-fabricated threats

TEHRAN, Feb. 15 (Press Shia) – Iran’s FM spokesman Ghasemi called on all regional leaders and people to stay alert in the face of Washington’s ‘profitable’ policy of fabricating threats aimed at destabilizing the Middle East.In a statement on Thursday, Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi dismissed as “unfounded” and “misleading” the recent anti-Iran claims by the...

Kuwaiti Emir appreciates Iran’s anti-terror role in region

Kuwaiti Emir appreciates Iran’s anti-terror role in region

TEHRAN, Feb. 14 (Press Shia) – Mohammad Javad Zarif Iranian Foreign Minister met with Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al Sabah in Kuwait City on Wednesday noon on the sidelines of the KICRI.Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met on Wednesday noon with Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al Sabah in Kuwait City. Mr. Zarif left Tehran at the head of a senior politico-economic...

French official says Iran’s missile program, legitimate defense right

French official says Iran’s missile program, legitimate defense right

TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (Press Shia) – Justin Vaïsse, the Director of the Policy Planning Staff of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs says Iranian missile program is part of the legitimate right of Iran for self-defense.“The missile program of the Islamic Republic of Iran is part of the legitimate right of Iran for self-defense,” said Justin Vaïsse, the Director of the Policy Planning Staff...

Support for Resistance  in Syria to continue: Velayati

Support for Resistance in Syria to continue: Velayati

TEHRAN, Feb. 12 (Press Shia) – Leader’s Aide on International Affairs Ali Akbar asserted on Monday that the Islamic Republic of Iran will continue backing Syrian government in the face of terrorists and aggressors.“Iran’s presence in Syria is for the sake of defending the axis of resistance according to agreements between the Islamic Republic of Iran and Syria,” said Ali Akbar Velayati,...

Turkish assault on Afrin claims more civilian lives

Turkish assault on Afrin claims more civilian lives

ALEPPO, Feb. 12 (Press Shia) – More civilians were killed or injured as a result of the continued Turkish assault on Afrin city in northern Aleppo.Local sources told SANA that a civilian was killed and two others, a father and his son, were injured due to Turkish bombardment with rocket shells and artillery on al-Uroba village in Afrin area. The sources added that the Turkish shelling on...