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  • zarif 2017/05/27

    By: Mohammad Javad Zarif

    ‘Beautiful military equipment’ can’t buy Middle East peace

    TEHRAN, May 27 (MNA) – As President Trump was being feted in the palaces of the Saudi royal family after concluding a historic arms deal, Iranians were celebrating the outcome of a hard-fought election.

  • Shamshad Akhtar 2017/05/22

    By: Shamshad Akhtar

    Building on seventy years of success

    TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) marks its 70th anniversary this year.

  • Abbas Busafwan 2017-05-17 16:55

    Intl. community seeks freedom in some states, authoritarianism in others

    TEHRAN, May 17 (MNA) – Head the Bahrain Centre for Studies in London (BCSL) Abbas Busafwan condemned the West and UN's hypocritical acts based on double standards, which seeks freedom in some states and authoritarianism in others.

  • Luca Novelli 2017-05-16 09:04

    Interview with Luca Novelli; ‘Science unites what history divides’  

    TEHRAN, May 16 (MNA) – Italy was the Guest of Honor at this year’s Tehran International Book Fair. In an interview with MNA, Italian prolific writer of science books for children, Luca Novelli, talked about the importance of literary interactions between Iran and Italy.

  • turkey 2017/05/14

    By: Sophie Mangal

    The X Files of Turkey & US: The conflict is out there

    TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – According to Hurriyet Daily News, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on May 12 that the US support of the Syrian Kurds harms the strategic relations between the two countries.

  • خوشرو 2017-05-13 10:53

    Iran's UN envoy:

    Belt-Road Initiative good for Iran, ME and world

    UNITED NATIONS, May 13 (MNA) – Iranian envoy to the UN Gholamali Khoshroo in an interview with China's Xinhua on Wed. warmly praised the Belt and Road Initiative, saying it is good for Iran, the Middle East and the rest of the world.

  • Sebastian Straten 2017-05-09 09:10

    TehRUN marathon breaks barriers between nations

    TEHRAN, May 09 (MNA) – Sebastiaan Straten, Organizer of First Tehran International Persian Run also dubbed TehRUN, said the event sought to cross bridges and break barriers between nations.

  • Asia-Pacific 2017/05/03

    By: Shamshad Akhtar

    Effective governance key to improving quality of APAC economic growth

    TEHRAN, May 03 (MNA) – The Asia-Pacific region’s high and steady economic growth has been an anchor of stability for the struggling world economy in recent years.

  • آلیس بیلون گالاند 2017-04-26 14:59

    ELN expert:

    Le Pen aims at full defense autonomy

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – An expert from ELN shed light on different visions of both French Presidential election front runners toward the EU, NATO and possible European Army.

  • Manfred Kritsch 2017-04-26 12:14

    German distributor:

    Iran's film market important to European clients

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – Manfred Kritsch, the Deutsche Welle (DW) distribution executive for Asia, says he has come to this year’s Fajr Film Market because it helps bridge the gap between his European clients and the Asian market.

  • بشار اسد 2017-04-22 10:04

    Pres. Assad:

    Terrorists receiving chemical weapons directly from Turkey

    DAMASCUS, Apr. 22 (MNA) – President Bashar al-Assad stressed that what has been said on Khan Sheikhoun is a fabricated story, adding that the West and the United States blocked any delegation from coming to investigate as all narratives on Khan Sheikhoun and then the attack on Shairat airport was a false flag.

  •  Mehran Kamrava 2017-04-18 16:00

    Turkey polarizing between Erdogan's supporters, opponents

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – The results of Turkey’s referendum indicate the growing polarization of the Turkish society between Erdogan's supporters and opponents, Prof. Mehran Kamrava said in an interview with Mehr News reporter.

  • Yury Fedotov 2017/04/18

    By:Yury Fedotov

    Somali piracy disremembered

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Somali piracy off the Horn of Africa was once estimated by the World Bank to cost global trade billions of dollars, and to harm the fragile economies of countries in the region.

  • Osman Faruk Loğoğlu 2017-04-15 18:55

    Fmr. CHP deputy chairman:

    AK Party seeking 'to strengthen grip on power'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Former deputy chairman of Turkish CHP has said a 'Yes' vote will give the full control of the country to a single man who would exercise power according to his own Party's expediencies.

  • حمله موشکی آمریکا 2017/04/10

    By: Mariam Alhijab

    Chemical attack in Idlib: Duplication of Eastern Ghouta scenario

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – On April 7, two US Navy battle ships launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at al-Shayrat military airfield in Syria’s Homs province from the Eastern Mediterranean.

  • Shamshad Akhtar 2017/04/09

    By: Shamshad Akhtar

    Positive signs as Asia-Pacific moves towards global development goals

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – With just over a year since the adoption of a historic blueprint to end poverty and protect the planet, positive signs have already started to emerge among countries in the Asia-Pacific region as they push ahead with the implementation of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

  • گفتگو با معاون وزیر اقتصاد لهستان 2017-04-05 12:40

    Polish Deputy Economy Min.:

    Iran, Poland’s similar economies allow robust partnership

    TEHRAN, Apr. 05 (MNA) – In an exclusive interview with MNA, Polish Deputy Minister of Economy Tadeusz Kościński stressed the similar structure of Iran and Poland’s economies as a golden gateway to forming strong economic partnership.

  • Farideh Dada 2017-03-29 10:43

    Journalists, male or female, seek truth: ex-colleague

    TEHRAN, Mar. 29 (MNA) – Farideh Dada, an Iranian-American female journalist who formerly worked at the Tehran Times, is now working as a successful journalist in the United States.

  • Palestine 2017/03/28

    By: Zahra Emamzadeh

    Forgotten Land

    TEHRAN, Mar. 28 (MNA) – Although holding conferences and delivering speeches are worthwhile, what is the practical outcome of such events for Palestine and the Palestinians?

  • پرچم چین 2017/03/26

    By Shamshad Akhtar

    China: Belt and Road Initiative

    TEHRAN, Mar. 26 (MNA) – Dr. Shamshad Akhtar, an Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations, reports on China’s contribution to developments for sustainable energy.

  • Trump 2017/03/22

    By: Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    Trump's ISIS challenge

    TEHRAN, Mar. 22 (MNA) – Donald Trump has announced plans to host a 68-nation summit on countering ISIL at the end of March, while Iran and Russia, which form the most effective regional coalition fighting the group, have not been invited.

  • Assad 2017-03-21 15:17

    Pres. Assad:

    Opposition's absence in Astana negative influence of Turkey

    DAMASCUS, Mar. 21 (MNA) – President Bashar al-Assad said in a statement given to Russian media that Syria is ready to discuss anything, including the constitution, adding that defending nation and borders is government's right and duty.

  •   2017/03/18

    By: Hossein Askari

    King Salman: relinquish guardianship of Islam’s holy sites

    TEHRAN, Mar. 18 (MNA) – Mecca and Medina, situated in west of Saudi Arabia, are Islam’s two holiest sites. The region is the birthplace of Islam and of the Prophet Mohammad.

  • گزارش اسوشیتدپرس از دریاچه ارومیه 2017/03/15

    By: Gary Lewis

    Lake Urmia comes back to life slowly, but surely

    TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (MNA) – Returning to the barren landscape after almost four years, I was able to see water. Not nearly enough, but much more than last time. The lake is reviving. And this revival is the result of an immensely successful collaborative effort involving many players – some Iranian, some foreign.

  • Andrezj Pilat 2017-03-15 12:08

    Poland eyeing Iran's post-JCPOA flourishing market

    TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (MNA) – Warsaw and Tehran have considerably broadened trade transactions in the post-sanctions era, said President of Polish Chamber of Commerce Andrzej Pilat.

  • فاروق لوغ اوغلو 2017-03-14 18:40

    Fmr. deputy chairman of CHP:

    Turkish odds of EU membership ‘now very dim’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Former deputy chairman of Turkish CHP has told Mehr News both Turkish government and EU countries have been equally defying citizenship rights to free speech.

  •   2017/03/14

    By: Hossein Askari

    Trump’s ‘beautiful’ deals with Arabs to boomerang

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – President Trump has said time and again that he would bring his deal-making talents, which he claims to be second to none, to his new job as President of the United States.

  • Assad 2017-03-14 10:20

    Pres. Assad:

    Iran backs Syria not in word, but in action

    DAMASCUS, Mar. 14 (MNA) – President Bashar al-Assad asserted the embargo of the West and Europe helps destruction and deadly attacks of the terrorists pushing Syrians to leave their country to other places, like Europe.

  • ظریف، لاوروف، و چاوش اوغلو 2017/03/13

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi, Payman Yazdani

    New psychological warfare targets Tehran-Moscow ties

    TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – On agenda for Zionist-western mainstream media has been to embark on a psychological warfare which seems to target Iran-Russian relations.

  • حسین عسکری مشاور ملک عبدالله 2017-03-13 15:45

    Fmr. Saudi Fin. Min. adviser:

    Trump would join campaign against Iran if Saudis demand

    TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – Former adviser to Saudi finance minister and current Huffington Post contributor believes a regional adventurism for Trump in the Middle East would bring him even closer to a war with Iran where Saudis would act as an inciter.