Iran

  • Iran’s Larijani urges IPU states to pay due attention to Palestine issue

    Iran’s Larijani urges IPU states to pay due attention to Palestine issue

    Oct 15, 2019 08:04

    Iran’s Parliament (Majlis) Speaker Ali Larijani has highlighted the significance of the Palestine issue for Muslims, calling on the Inter-parliamentary Union (IPU) to serve as the “clear voice” of the Palestinian nation amid the challenges facing the Islamic world.

  • Iran says Yemen crisis resolution key to ending regional problems

    Iran says Yemen crisis resolution key to ending regional problems

    Oct 15, 2019 06:17

    President Rouhani said resolution of the Yemen crisis is a key to ending regional problems, including the stand-off between Iran and Saudi Arabia. He made the remarks at a presser in Tehran.

  • Iran says renewable power capacity will top 4,000 MW in mid-2021

    Iran says renewable power capacity will top 4,000 MW in mid-2021

    Oct 14, 2019 17:58

    Iran energy officials say the capacity for electricity production from renewable sources would increase by five times to reach a target of 4,000 megawatts (MW) in the summer of 2021 when the current administrative government leaves office.

  • Iran ready to restart talks if US sanctions removed: President Rouhani

    Iran ready to restart talks if US sanctions removed: President Rouhani

    Oct 14, 2019 16:56

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the country is ready to restart nuclear talks with the member states of the P5+1 group if the United States removes all sanctions it has re-imposed on Iran after Washington quit a landmark nuclear deal with Tehran last year.

  • Iran arrests notorious anti-revolutionary in sophisticated intel. oper. abroad

    Iran arrests notorious anti-revolutionary in sophisticated intel. oper. abroad

    Oct 14, 2019 16:48

    Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says its intelligence organization has arrested the administrator of the anti-revolutionary website, Amad News, which was known for disseminating incriminating content against the Islamic establishment, insulting sanctities of Iranian Muslims and publishing fake news in order to drive a wedge between the people and government.

  • West Asia a safer place without US: Iran's top security official

    West Asia a safer place without US: Iran's top security official

    Oct 14, 2019 13:21

    Iran's top security official says Washington's "bitter confession" of back-to-back political and military failures in West Asia despite spending billions of dollars has led its allies admit that the region is a safer place without the United States.

  • Iran to launch 3 satellites in coming months, official says

    Iran to launch 3 satellites in coming months, official says

    Oct 14, 2019 06:50

    Head of the Iranian Space Agency (ISA) Morteza Barari, in a meeting with several parliamentarians, announced that the country would launch three domestically-made satellites into orbit by the end of the current Persian calendar year (March 2020).