Iran Urges Europe’s Active Role in Promoting Dialogue in ME
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who is in Berlin, underlined that the Europe enjoys necessary capacity to help resolve ongoing disputes in the Middle East, Persian Gulf in particular.
Date of Iranian President’s Swearing-In Ceremony Changed, MP Says
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The date of the swearing-in ceremony for Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who was re-elected for a second term by a landslide in May, has changed, a lawmaker announced.
Iranian Speaker in Seoul for Inter-Parliamentary Conference
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani travelled to South Korea on Monday to attend the second annual meeting of parliament speakers of the Eurasian states.
President Commends Those Using Strategic Arms to Protect Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani appreciated the efforts by those involved in developing and employing strategic weapons for protecting the country.
Leader: Fighting against Israel Every Muslim’s Duty
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei highlighted the plight of Palestinians, saying all Muslims are obliged to campaign against the Zionist regime of Israel “in any possible way”.
Terrorist Team with Huge Ammunition Supply Smashed: Iranian Minister
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s intelligence minister said his forces have disbanded a team of terrorists that possessed a large stockpile of weapons and ammunition.
Iran’s Zarif Arrives in Berlin for Official Visit
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in the German capital of Berlin on the first leg of his European tour to participate in the annual meeting of European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) and hold talks with senior German officials.
Ayatollah Khamenei Urges Clear-Cut Condemnation of Assault on Yemen
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei called on Muslim intellectuals to stand up to the enemies of the Islamic world plainly and explicitly just as Iran does, and denounced the cruel aggressors who kept pounding Yemen in the holy month of Ramadan.
Iranian President Says Siege of Qatar Unacceptable
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani disapproved of the siege of Qatar by four Arab states that recently cut ties with Doha, saying that Iran’s air, land, and sea are always open to the Arab country.
Iran’s President Hails Eid as Festival of Muslim Unity
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulated Muslims on Eid al-Fitr, describing the festive occasion as a manifestation of Muslim unity for defusing discord and countering violence, extremism and poverty across the Islamic world.
President Rouhani Hopes for Fraternity, Peace in Eid Message
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani extended Eid al-Fitr congratulations to Muslim world leaders, hoping for enhanced fraternity and promotion of peace and stability in the Muslim world.
Iranian Speaker Hopes for Removal of ‘Dust of Discord’ from Muslim World
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani congratulated his counterparts in Islamic countries on the religious festival of Eid al-Fitr, hoping for an immediate end to divisions among Muslim nations.
Syrian MP on IRGC Missile Raid: Right Move at Right Time
DAMASCUS (Tasnim) – A Syrian lawmaker hailed a recent missile attack the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps carried out against the Daesh (ISIL) terrorist group inside Syria as a right decision at the right time, saying the strike attested to Tehran-Damascus cooperation in the war on terrorism.
Iran’s Defense Minister Congratulates Muslim Counterparts on Eid al-Fitr
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan offered his congratulations on the Muslim festival of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
Iran’s FM to Visit Germany, Italy for Talks
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will travel to Europe on Monday for talks with German and Italian officials.
Iran Sympathizes with Pakistan over Deadly Oil Tanker Blast
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi expressed deep sorrow over the deaths of over 120 people in Pakistan after an overturned oil tanker burst into flames on Sunday.
Iran’s Top General Urges Muslim Unity in Eid Message
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - In a message honoring the Muslim festival of Eid al-Fitr, Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri referred to unity as the Islamic world’s pressing need in the current circumstances, calling for concerted action against terrorism.
Iran Arrests Daesh-Linked Terrorists on Quds Day
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Intelligence Ministry on Saturday announced that it has arrested terrorists linked to Daesh (also known as ISIL or ISIS) terrorist group on Friday on the International Quds Day.
No Letup in US Enmity: Iran’s Top General
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces slammed a recent bill the US Senate has passed to impose new sanctions on Iran as a breach of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, and an indication of the enemy’s unchanging nature.
Iran Condemns Terrorist Plot Targeting Mecca Grand Mosque
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi strongly condemned a foiled terrorist attack targeting the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, calling on regional nations to make unceasing efforts to combat “the sinister phenomenon” of terrorism.