Iran Urges Immediate End to War in Yemen
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Ministry on Sunday called for an immediate halt to aggression, fighting and bloodshed in Yemen and urged efforts to start a political process for formation of a national unity government in the Arab country.
Iran Imposes Sanctions on 15 US Companies for Backing Terrorism
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Ministry said the country has imposed sanctions on 15 American companies over their support for terrorist activities and crimes committed by the Israeli regime.
Iran’s Oil Exports Doubled with JCPOA Implementation: President
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani highlighted the outcome of the July 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), saying that the country’s oil exports have doubled since the deal took effect in January 2016.
Killing Innocent People US Army’s Modus Operandi: Iran’s Shamkhani
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A senior Iranian official described a recent US airstrike in Mosul, Iraq, which killed up to 200 civilians, as a war crime, saying it has become common practice for the US army to murder innocent people under the pretext of counterterrorism.
Envoy Highlights Iran, Russia’s ‘Special Attention’ to Promotion of Ties
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanaei underlined that the two countries’ leaders attach great importance to expanding the bilateral ties.
Iranian President Congratulates Greece on National Day
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulated the Greek people and government over the Southeastern European country’s Independence Day.
Zarif Congratulates Iranian Woman Acquitted of Murder in India
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif offered his congratulations to Narges Kalbasi, a charity donor who has recently been cleared of murder charges following a lengthy court battle in India.
Over 1,300 Register to Run for Tehran’s City Council
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Head of the Iranian Interior Ministry’s Election Headquarters Mohammad Hossein Moqimi announced that more than 1,300 individuals have registered so far to compete for a seat in Tehran’s City Council during the country’s 5th City and Village Councils elections.
Iranian Deputy FM Holds Meetings in Armenia
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Asia and Pacific Affairs Ebrahim Rahimpour on Friday held talks with a number of senior Armenian officials, including Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian, in the Armenian capital of Yerevan.
Iran Slams Renewal of Human Rights Rapporteur’s Mandate
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi slammed the UN Human Rights Council’s move to renew the mandate of the UN special rapporteur on the human rights situation in Iran.
Iran, Russia to Sign Several Deals During President’s Moscow Visit: Official
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will start an official visit to Russia on Monday to hold talks with high-ranking officials of the country on a range of issues, including political and economic ones, an official said, adding that a number of deals will be signed during the visit.
Iran's President to Visit Russia Next Week: Kremlin
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to pay an official visit to Russia on March 27-28, the Kremlin said on Thursday.
Iran Condemns Terrorist Attack in London
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry strongly condemned Wednesday’s terrorist attack in the British capital, London, saying that today terrorism knows no borders and geography.
Iran’s Zarif Urges Int’l Community to Join Hands, End Growing Menace of Extremism
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on the international community to join the WAVE (World Against Violence and Extremism) and put an end to the suffering of children in Syria and Yemen.
Iran’s President: Cabinet Fully Committed to Resistance Economy Policies
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reiterated his administration’s commitment to implementing the “Resistance Economy” plan in a bid to help stimulate domestic production and combat unemployment.
Ayatollah Khamenei Emphasizes Domestic Production to End Unemployment in Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei highlighted the need to stimulate domestic production and combat unemployment, enumerating the factors that contribute to stronger national production.
President Rouhani Congratulates Leader, Religious Authorities on Nowruz
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani spoke with Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei and with Iranian religious authorities (Marja’s) on the telephone to congratulate Nowruz and outline his administration’s plans for the new Iranian year 1396.
Iran’s President Congratulates Tunisia National Day
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sent a message to President of Tunisia on Monday to congratulate him on the anniversary of national day of the Tunisian Republic.
Iranian President Highlights Importance of 'Progress', 'Development' in New Year
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The new Iranian calendar year of 1396 (starting from March 21) will be the year of "progress" and "development" for the nation, President Hassan Rouhani said.
Leader Names New Year as Year of “Economy of Resistance: Production, Employment"
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Monday afternoon congratulated the Iranian nation on Nowruz, the New Persian Year celebration, and named the new Iranian calendar year as “Year of Economy of Resistance: Production and Employment".