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  • Today 15:12

    Larijani felicitates counterparts on Eid al-Fitr

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has forwarded a message of felicitations to his counterparts in Muslim countries on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr.

  • Today 14:43

    Zarif to discuss regional, bilateral issues with European officials

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi announced on Sunday that Foreign Minister Javad Zarif will fly to Germany and Italy on Monday.

  • Today 14:34

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    Finish amb.'s farewell visit with Zarif

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – Finish ambassador to Iran Harri Kämäräinen attended a farewell visit with Foreign Minister Javad Zarif on Sunday.

  • Today 14:00

    Iran MoD hopes for peace on Eid al-Fitr

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – Iranian Minister of Defense Dehghan forwarded a message of felicitations to his counterparts in Muslim countries on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr.

  • Today 13:01

    Iran condoles Pakistan over oil tanker explosion

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – Iran has forwarded a message of condolences to government and nation of Pakistan over an oil tanker explosion claiming the lives of at least 120 people and injuring 130 on Sunday.

  • Today 12:32

    FIVB U21 World C’ships:

    Iran beats Ukraine to secure spot among 8 top teams

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – The second day of Men’s U21 World Championships saw five teams, including Iran, securing places among top eight teams of the tournament.

  • Today 12:00

    Ahwaz, Tbilisi launch direct flight

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – Head of Khuzestan Province Airports said a two-way flight route started between Iran’s Ahwaz and Tbilisi of Georgia on Friday June 23.

  • Today 11:14

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Judiciary head, staff pay tribute to Imam Khomeini

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – Head of the Judiciary Ayatollah Sadegh Amoli Larijani and high-ranking officials of the power branch paid tribute and renewed allegiance to late Imam Khomeini on Saturday on the occasion of Judiciary Week.

  • Today 11:03

    SP Phases 17, 18 ready to dispatch 1st butane cargo

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – A POGC official said the first butane consignment produced at Phases 17 and 18 of South Pars field will be shipped to global markets in coming days.

  • Today 10:27

    Gen. Hajizadeh:

    US informed of Iran strikes on ISIL in Deir Ezzor

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – IRGC Air Force commander while stressing that the June 18 missile attacks on ISIL positions successfully hit all targets said the US might have been informed of the attacks from Iran’s allies, such as Russia.

  • Today 09:53

    Intelligence Ministry detains ISIL-affiliated group

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – Iran’s Intelligence Ministry has announced that a terrorist group affiliated with ISIL, were identified through combined intelligence operations.

  • Today 09:13

    Army Chief congrats Muslim army commanders on Eid al-Fitr

    TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (MNA) – Iranian Army Chief Maj. Gen. Mohammad Hossein Bagheri, in a message, conveyed his felicitation on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr to commanders of Muslim states.

  • Yesterday 23:05

    Children filmfest. holds press conference

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – The information center of the 30th Intl Film Festival for "Children and Youth" has held the first press conference of the international event, hosted by the festival director Alireza Rezadad.

  • Yesterday 19:05

    World Drug Report 2017:

    29.5mn people suffer from drug use disorders

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – In 2015 about a quarter of a billion people used drugs.

  • Yesterday 19:02

    Iran resumes chicken exports to Iraq, Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – An official, while reporting on resumption of chicken exports to Iraq and Afghanistan, said shipment of the product to Qatar will kick off soon.

  • Yesterday 16:44

    ‘Servant’ wins top prizes at Fantaspoa filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Iranian short animated piece ‘Servant’ has won the Audience Award and an honorable mention at the 13th International Fantastic Film Festival of Porto Alegre (Fantaspoa) in Brazil.

  • Yesterday 16:26

    By: Iman Hamikhah

    Horse jumping race in Hamedan

    HAMEDAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Horse jumping competition on the occasion of International Quds Day was held on Friday in Hamedan.

  • Yesterday 16:04

    Iran to hold intl. conf. on combating sand storms

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Iran is organizing a three-day international conference on combating sand and dust storms in July, with participation of representatives from over 30 countries across the world.

  • Yesterday 15:42

    Rajaei Port oil export capacity to hit 36mn tons

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Deputy Iranian roads minister said, with implementation of three oil docks at Shahid Rajaei Port, crude export capacity of the south Iranian complex will reach 36 million tons.

  • Yesterday 15:28

    20 citizens injured in terrorist rocket shell on market in Aleppo

    ALEPPO, Jun. 24 (MNA) – 20 citizens were injure in a terrorist rocket shell on al-Forqan neighborhood in Aleppo city, where a heavily populated market is located, on the eve of Eid al-Fitr.

  • Yesterday 15:23

    2017 Intl. Quds Day rallies held in India

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Tanzeem-e-Jafferi (Regd.) has organized the International Quds Day Rally in Hyderabad of India on June 23, to support the oppressed people of Palestine.

  • Yesterday 14:59

    ‘Senses’ goes to Armenia’s FRESCO filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Iranian short film ‘Senses’ by Nahal Dashti has been selected to compete at the 4th FRESCO International Festival of Modern Art and Spiritual Films in Armenia.

  • Yesterday 14:14

    Bushehr prov. boosts food exports to Qatar

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Given the proximity of ports of Bushehr province with Qatari ports, food exports from Deyr, Bolkheir, Tangestan and Genaveh ports to the Arab country have risen.

  • Yesterday 13:36

    Syrian army destroys ISIL fortifications in Deir Ezzor, Raqqa

    DEIR EZZOR, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Syrian army’s Air Force destroyed on Saturday an ISIL position and two pickups, equipped with machineguns, and killed 14 ISIL terrorists in the village of Mhaimadiyeh in the western countryside of Deir Ezzor province.

  • Yesterday 13:23

    Tehran to host intl. cartoon contest on Trump

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Iran’s capital Tehran will organize an international cartoon contest on US President Trump with participation of over 500 cartoonists from 75 countries across the world.

  • Yesterday 12:42

    Syrian army kills ISIL, Nusra terrorists in Homs, Damascus

    HOMS, Jun. 24 (MNA) –  Syrian Army and Armed Forces units, in cooperation with allies, established control over Ark gas station 6 km northeast of Ark village along with 4 vantage points 3 km northeast of the village, a military source stated on Friday evening.

  • Yesterday 11:59

    Iran strongly slams imminent attack on Mecca Grand Mosque

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi condemned terrorist attack in Mecca underlining that Iran is ready to help countries in countering it.

  • Yesterday 11:47

    Iran opens FIVB U21 World C’ships with crushing win

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – National Iranian Junior Volleyball team began Men’s U21 World Championships debut with a clear-cut victory over Italian rivals.

  • Yesterday 11:03

    Hezbollah leader :

    Syria 'a main supporter of resistance in Lebanon, Palestine'

    BEIRUT, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah said that Syria is a main supporter of resistance movements in Lebanon and Palestine.

  • Yesterday 10:38

    Iran resumes gas exports to Iraq

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Deputy Iranian oil minister said gas export to Iraq had been resumed as of Wednesday June 21.