posted tages with "Regional Security"

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...

US needs to be concerned about own internal security rather than Iran’s missiles

US needs to be concerned about own internal security rather than Iran’s missiles

TEHRAN, Feb. 16 (Press Shia Agency) –Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) advises the US government to be concerned about its own internal security rather than Iran’s defensive missile program.Speaking in a ceremony in Tehran on Friday in commemoration of 4,000 martyrs of Tehran District 17, Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani praised the role of martyrs in preserving...

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...

Turkey continues aggression on Afrin as civilian casualties rise

Turkey continues aggression on Afrin as civilian casualties rise

ALEPPO, Feb. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – The total number of civilian casualties from the Turkish regime’s continued aggression on Afrin area has risen.Local sources said Friday that the Turkish troops turned Atama camp, about 20 km to the south of Jandiris village,into artillery, mortar, and heavy machinegun launching pads and targeted QastalKhadra, QastalMekdad, DeirSawan, Akhejla and Sharkan...

Only regional countries responsible for West Asia security

Only regional countries responsible for West Asia security

TEHRAN, Feb. 8 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Navy Commander Khanzadi stressed Thu. that the security in the West Asian region should be provided by the regional countries alone, calling on trans-regional forces to leave the area.Iran’s Navy Commander Rear Admiral Khanzadi said Thursday that the country’s Navy has always stressed, at any summits that it has participated, that the security of...

RSII coalition holds periodic meeting in Baghdad

RSII coalition holds periodic meeting in Baghdad

TEHRAN, Feb. 05 (Press Shia) – The periodic meeting of the campaign against financial support of terrorist groups within the framework of quadrilateral cooperation among Iran, Russia, Iraq and Syria was held in Baghdad.Iran, Russia, Iraq, and Syria held a meeting on Sunday under the chair of the Director of Military Intelligence of Iraq, Major General Saad Mezher al-Alaq and featuring Iranian...

Iran’s policy for regional security and stability

Iran’s policy for regional security and stability

TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (Press Shia Agency) – In a meeting with Norway Ambassador, Kamal Kharrazi said that Iran's policy is geared towards establishing regional security and stability.The Chairman of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Dr. Kamal Kharrazi met with Norway’s Ambassador to Iran Lars Nordrum on Monday. The two sides discussed various regional issues as well as relations...