Iran Eyes New Chapter in Ties with India
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – In a congratulatory message to his new Indian counterpart, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani stressed the need for the enhancement of relations between the two countries given the history of their cordial cooperation.
New Anti-Iran Sanctions Reminder of US Untrustworthy Nature: Top Cleric
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Secretary of Iran’s Guardian Council condemned a recent US congressional bill on new sanctions against Tehran as an unwise move, saying it was yet another proof that normalization of ties with the “untrustworthy US government” is a nonstarter.
Commander Warns Trump Administration against Anti-Iran Moves
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri denounced the US congressional bill on new sanctions against Tehran and warned Washington to be more cautious about its approaches toward the Islamic Republic.
New US Sanctions against Iran, Russia at Odds with Int’l Law: France
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – France’s Foreign Ministry said new US sanctions against Iran and Russia seem to be at odds with international law.
Iran Vows Response to US Sanctions Bill
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani vowed on Wednesday that the US congressional bill on new sanctions against Tehran will receive the necessary response.
Iran Urges Int'l Action against State-Sponsored Cyber Crimes
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – An Iranian diplomat emphasized the necessity for international regulations to take legal proceedings against state-sponsored cyberattacks.
US House Passage of Sanctions Bill to Draw Iran’s Firm Response: Diplomat
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – An Iranian deputy foreign minister denounced the US House of Representatives’ move to pass a bill on sanctions against Tehran as a hurdle in the successful implementation of the JCPOA, saying the “hostile” measure will definitely receive a response from Iran.
Iranians to Stage Protests against Oppression of Palestinians, Rohingya Muslims Friday
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Iranian people from all walks of life plan to stage massive demonstrations in five provinces this Friday to condemn recent heinous crimes committed against the Palestinian nation and also the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.
Iran’s FM Hails Lebanon’s Gains in War on Terror in Arsal
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif praised the recent victories achieved by the Lebanese Army and Hezbollah against Takfiri militants near the border town of Arsal as the result of unity among the Lebanese forces.
US House Passes Sanctions on Iran, Russia
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Republican-controlled US House of Representatives passed a sweeping package of bills on Russia, Iran and North Korea sanctions Tuesday in a 419-3 vote, sending the legislation to the Senate for almost certain passage and likely making it veto-proof.
Velayati: Iran Has No Worries about US Sanctions
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Head of the Strategic Research Center of Iran’s Expediency Council Ali Akbar Velayati played down concerns about a US congressional bill on new sanctions against Iran, saying Tehran has proved to be capable of making progress on its own.
Iran Condemns Terrorist Attack on Afghan Hospital
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi strongly condemned a recent deadly terrorist attack in neighboring Afghanistan that led to the killing of at least 35 people and injuring of dozens more.
Undermining JCPOA to Harm US: Iran’s Larijani
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani warned the US government that its attempts to spoil the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) will only inflict harm on Washington itself.
Iran to Take Decisive Action on US Violations of JCPOA: Spokesman
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Spokesman for the Iranian Administration Mohammad Baqer Nobakht described recent US sanctions against the Islamic Republic as a violation of the 2015 nuclear deal, also known as the JCPOA, pledging that Tehran will take “a decisive action” on the issue.
Iran, Russia Share Common Stances on Regional Issues: Adviser
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Senior adviser to the Iranian Parliament Speaker for international affairs Hossein Amir Abdollahian underlined Iran and Russia's common stances on regional issues and said this is an opportunity for resolution of crisis in the region.
Iran Condemns Terrorist Attack in Pakistan’s Lahore
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran’s Foreign Ministry condemned a Monday terrorist attack in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore that killed at least 26 people and wounded dozens of others.
Personal Links to Israel Reason behind Trumps’ Harsh Stance on Iran: Commentator
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A London-based political analyst highlighted reasons behind US President Donald Trump’s recent regime change rhetoric against Iran and said his personal links to the Israeli regime is among the root causes of such remarks.
President Rouhani Underlines Administration’s Support for IRGC Services
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani appreciated the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps for its services to the country and highlighted his administration’s full support for the services provided by the IRGC.
Iranian Diplomat, Top Iraqi Cleric Hold Talks in Baghdad
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari and Leader of Iraq’s National Alliance Ammar al-Hakim met in Baghdad on Monday for political talks.
Iranian Judiciary Chief Urges Release of Detained Citizens in US
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani hit back at recent comments made by US President Donald Trump against the Islamic Republic and called on Washington to immediately free Iranian citizens held in US prisons.