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ISIL threats remain in place, says Iran FM in Russia

ISIL threats remain in place, says Iran FM in Russia

TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (Press Shia) – Mohammad Javad Zarif said in the Valdai Club Conference in Moscow Monday that while ISIL has lost its territories in Iraq and Syria, its threats have remained in place. Addressing the participants at the Valdai Discussion Club dubbed 'Russia in the Middle East: Playing on All Fields,' Iranian foreign minister said there should be collective efforts to eradicate...

ISIL threats remain in place: Zarif

ISIL threats remain in place: Zarif

TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (Press Shia) – Mohammad Javad Zarif said in the Valdai Club Conference in Moscow Monday that while ISIL has lost its territories in Iraq and Syria, its threats have remained in place. Addressing the participants at the Valdai Discussion Club dubbed 'Russia in the Middle East: Playing on All Fields,' Iranian foreign minister said there should be collective efforts to eradicate...

Araghchi discusses Yemen in meeting with European deputy FMs

Araghchi discusses Yemen in meeting with European deputy FMs

TEHRAN, Feb. 18 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s deputy foreign minister for political affairs met with deputy FMs of major European countries in Munich Sunday to discuss the Yemeni crisis.On the sidelines of this year’s Munich Conference on Sunday, Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyed Abbas Araghchi held a meeting with deputy foreign ministers of France, Germany,...

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...

Iran’s missile program irrelevant to foreigners: Velayati

Iran’s missile program irrelevant to foreigners: Velayati

TEHRAN, Feb. 14 (Press Shia Agency) – On the sidelines of his meeting with EP’s Chairman of Foreign Affairs Committee David McAllister, Mr. Velayati dismissed any compromise over Iran’s missile program.“To defend our country, based on our national interests, we move on the evolutionary path of missile program and it is totally irrelevant to foreign countries,” said Ali Akbar Velayati,...

Iranian, Yemeni diplomats discuss ways to deliver help to civilians

Iranian, Yemeni diplomats discuss ways to deliver help to civilians

TEHRAN, Feb. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister's Special Assistant for Political Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari discussed ways for delivering aid to Yemeni civilians in a meeting with Mohammed Abdulsalam, the Spokesman for Ansarullah Movement of Yemen on Monday.Iranian Foreign Minister's Special Assistant for Political Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari received a Yemeni delegation...

FM Zarif calls for immediate halt of bombardment of Yemen

FM Zarif calls for immediate halt of bombardment of Yemen

TEHRAN, Feb. 10 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called for an immediate halt to war and bombardment in Yemen, in a Saturday meeting with Mohammed Abdulsalam, the Spokesman for Ansarullah Movement of Yemen.Referring to the four-article plan of the Islamic Republic of Iran to end the crisis in Yemen, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called for an...

Pres. Rouhani slams pro-terrorists states bombarding neighbors

Pres. Rouhani slams pro-terrorists states bombarding neighbors

TEHRAN, Feb. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – Addressing the foreign ambassadors to Tehran on the advent of the 39th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution, President Rouhani condemned pro-militancy states in the Middle East.“The message of our Revolution was not aggression against other countries but it was independence, no intervention of foreign meddlers in domestic affairs, and fair relations with...

Islamic Revolution gives birth to ‘Resistance’ thinking

Islamic Revolution gives birth to ‘Resistance’ thinking

TEHRAN, Feb. 10 (Press Shia) – Ali Akbar Velayati, Secretary General of the World Assembly of Islamic Awakening, says that ‘Resistance’ thinking was born after the Islamic Revolution, adding it has had profound effects on the Islamic world. Ali Akbar Velayati, Secretary General of the World Assembly of Islamic Awakening, made the remarks at a gathering in Tehran in commemoration of the 40th...

US declines to abide by commitments under JCPOA from very beginning

US declines to abide by commitments under JCPOA from very beginning

TEHRAN, Feb. 6 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the nuclear deal has been written on the basis of distrust, adding we did not expect the US to abide by its commitments under the deal at the time of negotiations.Speaking on the ‘Special News Talk Program’ on Channel 2 of Iranian state TV ‘IRIB TV2’ on Monday evening, Mohammad Javad Zarif said that...