Iran

  • IAEA not authorized to inspect Iran’s military sites: Russia

    IAEA not authorized to inspect Iran’s military sites: Russia

    Oct 23, 2017 06:45

    A senior Russian diplomat has criticized certain countries’ calls for the expansion of the International Atomic Energy Agency’s inspections to include Iranian military sites, saying the IAEA has no authority to carry out such inspection.

  • Iran says markets unfazed by Trump threats

    Iran says markets unfazed by Trump threats

    Oct 23, 2017 06:31

    Iran’s Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh says global oil markets have remained unfazed by the recent positions of US President Donald Trump against Iran's nuclear deal which the United States and five other states sealed in 2015.

  • Ali Akbar Velayati, a senior adviser to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei

    'Europe's stance on JCPOA different from that of US'

    Oct 22, 2017 17:24

    A senior Iranian official says European countries oppose the United States’ moves in violation of the 2015 nuclear agreement and pursue a different stance on the deal.

  • The Iranian intelligence ministry forces managed to identify and arrest an international and organized band of drug traffickers

    Int'l drug trafficking network disbanded in Iran

    Oct 22, 2017 16:14

    The Iranian Intelligence Ministry disbanded an international drug trafficking network in Sistan-e Balouchestan Province south-east of the country.

  • The latest market figures show the level of trade between Iran and China increased by almost a quarter over the past eight months

    Iran’s trade with China up 24%

    Oct 22, 2017 15:33

    The latest market figures show the level of trade between Iran and China increased by almost a quarter over the past eight months.

  • Iran men’s national water polo team

    Iran sinks Uruguay to cruise into FINA Water Polo Development Trophy final

    Oct 22, 2017 13:04

    Iran men’s national water polo team has won the ticket for the final showdown of the 6th edition of the Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA) World Men's Water Polo Development Trophy in Malta, after it achieved a deserved win over the Uruguayan side.

  • FM Zarif begins key tour of Africa

    FM Zarif begins key tour of Africa

    Oct 22, 2017 08:44

    Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has left the country on a three-leg tour of African nations, his first since the inauguration of the Islamic Republic’s 12th administration earlier in the year.

  • Iran in complete compliance of JCPOA: Russian Deputy FM

    Iran in complete compliance of JCPOA: Russian Deputy FM

    Oct 22, 2017 05:04

    Russia has stressed that it has no doubt that Iran is in complete compliance to all aspects of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • US, Israel seek to hinder terror fight: Shamkhani

    US, Israel seek to hinder terror fight: Shamkhani

    Oct 21, 2017 20:17

    A senior Iranian official has reiterated the Islamic Republic’s support for the Palestinian cause, warning about “unfounded excuses” by the United States and the Israeli regime to hinder the current campaign against terrorism in the Middle East.