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Israel should not have impunity for its crimes: UN envoy

Israel should not have impunity for its crimes: UN envoy

TEHRAN, Jun. 14 (Press Shia) – Iran’s UN envoy Al-Habib, while calling on the international community to stand by Palestinian people, said that the occupying regime of Israel should not receive impunity for its crimes.Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Es’hagh Al-Habib, made the remarks in his address to an emergency meeting of the United Nations...

Deciphering the new American game in Syria

Deciphering the new American game in Syria

TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov has announced an agreement between Russia, the US and Jordan to hold a meeting on tensions in southern Syria. He stressed that officials from three countries in Amman would come together to discuss the condition of Southwest Syria. This is while the United States has threatened Damascus that if it violates...

Russia stands for consistent, strict implementation of JCPOA: Putin

Russia stands for consistent, strict implementation of JCPOA: Putin

TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (Press Shia) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said Sun. that Russia stands for a consistent, strict implementation of the Iran nuclear deal, adding that US pullout may destabilize the situation.The Russian president made the comments at the summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization currently underway in the Chinese port city of Qingdao. "Undoubtedly, our...

US-Israel-Saudi attempt to corner Iran to imperil their own security

US-Israel-Saudi attempt to corner Iran to imperil their own security

TEHRAN, Jun. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said Fri. that the attempts made by US-Israel-Saudi ‘triangle of evil’ to corner Iran will ultimately lead to undermining their own security.The Iranian Parliament speaker made the remarks at a gathering of hundreds of people at University of Tehran on the occasion of marking the International Quds Day in...

Iran marks Intl. Quds Day with massive rallies

Iran marks Intl. Quds Day with massive rallies

TEHRAN, Jun. 08 (Press Shia) – Millions of people have taken to the streets across Iran and other countries in the world to show their solidarity with the Palestinians and condemn Israel’s occupation and atrocities. The rallies went underway at 10:30 AM in Tehran and over 900 cities across the country and a major part of Muslim states. The rallies are held to mark Quds Day, which falls on...

8 civilians killed in US-led coalition massacre in Hasaka

8 civilians killed in US-led coalition massacre in Hasaka

HASAKA, Jun. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Eight civilians were killed on Friday in a US-led international coalition attack on Dheeb Haddaj village, southeast of al-Shaddadi city in Hasaka southern countryside.Civil sources told SANA reporter that the coalition’s jets targeted the civilians of Dheeb Haddaj village, killing 8 persons. The US-led coalition warplanes shelled the houses of citizens...

Islamic Revolution eliminated prejudice, brought people closer to each other: Rouhani

Islamic Revolution eliminated prejudice, brought people closer to each other: Rouhani

TEHRAN, Jun. 03 (Press Shia) – President Rouhani described all ethnic and religious groups of the country as having different roles in a great, single nation named the Islamic Iran, adding “I have no doubt that we will overcome the new situation well and we will achieve our goals if we consider ourselves members of a single community and nation."President Rouhani made the remarks in a cordial...

Muallem thanks Iran's aid, says US presence in Syria 'illegitimate'

Muallem thanks Iran's aid, says US presence in Syria 'illegitimate'

DAMASCUS, Jun. 02 (Press Shia) – Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem on Sat. thanked Iran for their advisory help in fighting terrorism, adding that the presence of US forces in Syria is 'illegitimate'.Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid al-Muallem said that handing over a list on the names of members in the committee of discussing the current constitution,...

Syrian situation not strictly about terrorism 

Syrian situation not strictly about terrorism 

TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (Press Shia) – Secretary of SNSC Ali Shamkhani says the situation in Syria is not restricted to fighting terrorism, rather enemies are concerned over Syria’s role in the future developments of the Middle East region.Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani said the West’s concern over the current situation in Syria is not strictly...

Israel won’t be allowed to toy with Iran’s security

Israel won’t be allowed to toy with Iran’s security

TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (Press Shia) – Iranian official Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Fri. that Israel will not be allowed to ‘toy with’ the security of Iran and the Middle East region.“The illegitimate regime of Israel will not be allowed to establish its security in the Middle East and toy with the security of Iran and the region,” wrote Iranian Parliament's General Director for International...