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Tehran, Baghdad enjoy stable, strong relations

Tehran, Baghdad enjoy stable, strong relations

TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian parliamentary official Amir-Abdollahian labelled Iran and Iraq’s relations as strong and stable, while criticizing Saudi Arabia’s destructive and uncooperative behavior.“It would be a positive turn of events if Iraq-Saudi Arabia relations became normalized, and Riyadh stopped its destructive and uncooperative behavior," Iranian Parliament...

Hamas delegation lands in Tehran

Hamas delegation lands in Tehran

TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (Press Shia) – A top-ranking delegation of Hamas, a Palestinian fundamentalist organization, landed in the Iranian capital of Tehran on Friday.According to the Palestinian Information Center, a high-ranking Hamas delegation, headed by Saleh al-Arouri, Deputy Political Chief of the movement, arrived in Tehran on Friday afternoon. Ezzat Rashagh, Mohammad Nasr, Osama Hamdan,...

VP Jahangiri leaves Tehran for Ankara

VP Jahangiri leaves Tehran for Ankara

TEHRAN, Oct. 18 (Press Shia Agency) – First VP Jahangiri left Tehran for Ankara of Turkey at the head of a ranking delegation on Wednesday to sit the D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation summit.Iran’s First Vice-President Es’hagh Jahangiri heading a high-ranking delegation left Tehran for Turkish capital city of Ankara on Wednesday to take part in D-8 Organization for Economic...

Cleric urges officials to stand against US bullyism

Cleric urges officials to stand against US bullyism

TEHRAN, Oct. 13 (Press Shia) – The interim leader of Tehran Friday prayers referred to numerous cases of US plots against Iran in the past 38 years and urged officials to confront US coercion. “If movements and uprisings know their enemies, they can easily counter threats, otherwise they fall into trouble,” said Ayatollah Movahedi Kermani on Friday. The cleric made the remarks while...

Tehran to commemorate Talabani

Tehran to commemorate Talabani

TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – A service event will be held in Tehran to pay tribute to late Iraqi President Talabani who passed away last week at 84.A remembrance service ceremony to commemorate former Iraqi president and leader of Iraq's Patriotic Union of Kurdistan Jalal Talabani will be held on Thursday October 12, in a north western Tehran mosque. The Central Mosque of Shahrak...

JCPOA remains non-renegotiable

JCPOA remains non-renegotiable

TEHRAN, Oct. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – Ayatollah Khatami has emphasized that Americans call for renegotiation of the JCPOA while Iran believes that the agreement cannot be reconsidered.Ayatollah Ahmad Khatami, who led the Friday Prayers today, appreciated the glorious mourning of the Iranian nation during Muharram saying “such a nation will never again undergo oppression.” He also...

Intl. Iran Pharma expo underway in Tehran

Intl. Iran Pharma expo underway in Tehran

TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (Press Shia) – The 3rd International Exhibition on Pharmaceuticals and Related Industries, Iran Pharma 2017, kicked off on Tuesday in Tehran and will run through September 14.The international event is playing host to 502 pharmaceutical companies, 164 of which are foreign ones. The inauguration ceremony was attended by Health Minister Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi, Head of Iran's...

Nobody allowed inspecting military sites: cleric

Nobody allowed inspecting military sites: cleric

TEHRAN, Sep. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Movahhedi Kermani, the interim leader of Tehran Friday prayers, warned the nation about the threats posed by the US.“What happened in Andalusia is a lesson for Muslims,” said Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Movahhedi Kermani, the interim leader of Tehran Friday prayers, warning the prayers of infiltration of US in Iran. The cleric then...

Iran, Austria ink MoU on consular coop.

Iran, Austria ink MoU on consular coop.

TEHRAN, Jul. 22 (Press Shia) – The third joint consulate summit of Iran and Austria was held on July 20-21 at the Austrian Foreign Ministry where a memorandum of understanding on consular cooperation was signed between the two sides.The two-day session was led by Director General for Consular Affairs at the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Dr. Ali Chegeni and Director General for Legal and...

Syrian PM stresses stronger politico economic ties with Iran

Syrian PM stresses stronger politico economic ties with Iran

TEHRAN, Jul. 20 (Press Shia) – The Syrian Prime Minister Imad Khamis, at a meeting with deputy Iranian foreign minister, emphasized the need for stronger political-economic ties between Tehran and Damascus.Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari, who is leading an Iranian delegation to Damascus, met and talked with Prime Minister of Syria Imad Khamis...