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Europe Must Honor Commitments in Deed: Iran’s Top Judge

Europe Must Honor Commitments in Deed: Iran’s Top Judge

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Iran's Judiciary Chief Seyed Ebrahim Raeisi called on the European parties to the 2015 nuclear deal to honor their commitments practically instead of voicing verbal support. - Politics news - Addressing a Monday meeting of the Judiciary’s High Council, Raeisi said, “Europeans must honor their commitments in practice. Issuing statements and making speeches are...

Iran to Unveil New Defense Projects: Top General

Iran to Unveil New Defense Projects: Top General

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces said this year’s Sacred Defense Week in Iran would be marked with the unveiling of tens of new defense projects. - Politics news - Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri attended a ceremony at the Islamic Revolution and Sacred Defense Museum of Tehran on Monday morning, held in...

Iraq’s Top Cleric Backs Early Parliamentary Elections

Iraq’s Top Cleric Backs Early Parliamentary Elections

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iraq’s top Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani threw his support behind the prime minister’s announcement that parliamentary elections be held ahead of schedule next year, saying the timing should not serve the interests of political groups. - World news - Ayatollah Sistani’s comments came in a statement released by his office after a meeting with...

Top Cleric Decries Israel-Bahrain Deal, Calls to Resist

Top Cleric Decries Israel-Bahrain Deal, Calls to Resist

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Bahraini opposition groups rejected a decision by the Persian Gulf state to normalize relations with Israel, with a leading cleric calling on the region’s people to resist. - World news - Sheikh Isa Qassim, the spiritual leader of Bahrain's Shiite majority, said he was against normalization between Arab countries and Israel, in a statement published by Bahraini...

Iranian, Swiss Top Diplomats Meet in Tehran

Iranian, Swiss Top Diplomats Meet in Tehran

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his visiting Swiss counterpart Ignazio Cassis held meetings in Tehran on Monday. - Politics news - Zarif and the senior Swiss diplomat, who has traveled to Iran to mark the 100th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic relations, held one-on-one negotiations before a meeting of delegations.Apart from marking the...

Top Diplomats Discuss Iran-Pakistan Ties, Regional Issues

Top Diplomats Discuss Iran-Pakistan Ties, Regional Issues

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi held a telephone conversation for talks on a range of bilateral and regional issues. - Politics news - In the telephone conversation on Thursday, the two sides conferred on issues related to bilateral ties, the joint commission for Iran-Pakistan cooperation, the Shanghai...

Top Iranian, French Diplomats Hold Talks on JCPOA

Top Iranian, French Diplomats Hold Talks on JCPOA

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The foreign ministers of Iran and France discussed a range of issues in a telephone conversation on Monday, including the developments surrounding the JCPOA. - Politics news - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian discussed issues relating to Iran-France bilateral relations, the latest developments regarding the...

Iran’s Defense Industry An Inspiring Model for Other Sectors: Top Officer

Iran’s Defense Industry An Inspiring Model for Other Sectors: Top Officer

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s highest-ranking military commander hailed the country’s defense industry as an inspiring model for the other industrial and the economic sectors, saying the Islamic Republic has attained self-sufficiency in developing various defense products. - Defense news - In a message released on Wednesday in commemoration of the National Day of Defense Industry, Chief...

Top General: Iran to Shift Stance on UAE

Top General: Iran to Shift Stance on UAE

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s highest-ranking military commander unveiled a change in the approach adopted by the Islamic Republic’s Armed Forces on the United Arab Emirates after its ruling regime struck a deal with the Zionist regime on normalization of ties. - Politics news - In remarks at a conference held in Tehran on Sunday, Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major...

Armed Forces Treating COVID-19 Patients in Iran: Top General

Armed Forces Treating COVID-19 Patients in Iran: Top General

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said at least 20,000 people infected with the novel coronavirus have been admitted to military hospitals across the country so far. - Society/Culture news - Speaking to reporters on Tuesday, the top Iranian commander said hospitals run by the Armed Forces have accepted some 20,000...