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  • حسن روحانی 2017-09-23 10:04

    President at new school year ceremony:

    We must tolerate others' opinions, respect others' thoughts

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – President Rouhani emphasized that the atmosphere of morality and politeness must prevail in our schools, adding, we must learn to tolerate others' opinions and respect others' thoughts at schools.

  • سیدعباس عراقچی 2017-09-23 09:50

    Iran, NAM discuss human rights issues

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – Iran’s Deputy FM Araghchi met with rotating Sec. Gen. of Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) discussing the Movement’s High-Level Summit on Human Rights and the Cultural Diversity.

  • گروه 77 سازمان ملل و پرچم ایران 2017-09-23 09:49

    134 countries voice strong support for JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – The final communique of the annual meeting of foreign ministers of the Group of 77 and China in New York stresses strong support for the nuclear deal and the need for lifting unilateral sanctions against Iran.

  • school year 2017-09-23 09:06

    Pres. Rouhani rings opening bell of new school year

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday rang opening bell of new school year in the country.

  • شورای امنیت ملی ترکیه 2017-09-22 21:24

    Turkey: Iraqi Kurdish referendum illegitimate, unacceptable

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – Turkey’s National Security Council stressed that the Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum slated for Sept. 25 was illegitimate and unacceptable.

  • محمد جواد ظریف 2017-09-22 19:57

    Zarif meets with Syrian, Malaysian, Afghan counterparts in NY

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – Following his diplomatic meetings on the sidelines of the UNGA, Iranian FM Zarif met with his Afghan, Syrian, and Malaysian counterparts in New York.

  • Zarif holds high-profile meetings in New York 2017-09-22 19:38

    Negotiations with US futile: FM Zarif

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – Meeting with his Japanese counterpart in New York, Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif says that the current US approach to JCPOA tells the world that negotiations with US is futile.

  • ظریف 2017-09-22 18:12

    Zarif meets counterparts from China, Denmark, Slovenia in NY

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif who is New York after the UNGA for ministerial meetings, met with his Chinese, Danish, and Slovenian counterparts as well as UN refugee commissioner.

  • محمد جواد ظریف 2017-09-22 17:20

    Political settlement sole solution to Syrian crisis: Zarif

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif dismissed any way for settling the crisis in Syria other than the political solution.

  • شطرنج نابینایان 2017-09-22 17:18

    Iranian players bag 3 gold at 1st Asian Chess Champ. for Disabled

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – The 6-member squad of Iran’s national chess team of the visually impaired players scooped three gold medals at Bishkek games.

  • رضا نجفی 2017-09-22 16:18

    Israeli regime’s nuke arsenal 'a threat to intl. community'

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – Reza Najafi, Iran’s Ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), reminded the world of the threat posed by Israeli nuclear arsenal.

  • نادر انتصار 2017-09-22 14:31

    Prof. Entessar:

    Due to limits, KRG to calibrate policy toward Turkey

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – Professor of political science, Nader Entessar says due to Ankara influence, the KRG has carefully calibrated its policies towards Turkey, and it may continue to do so.

  • آیین رونمایی از آثار محمود فرشچیان 2017-09-22 14:30

    By: Behnam Towfighi

    Farshchian’s works unveiled in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – At a ceremony, seated by renowned Iranian cultural figures and senior politicians, three printed conundrums of paintings of Master Mahmoud Farshchian were unveiled in Tehran on Thursday. The Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Seyyed Abbas Salehi was also present at the event in Vahdat auditorium.

  • موشک خرمشهر 2017-09-22 14:28

    Iran unveils new ballistic missile

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – During the military parade of Holy Defense Week, the Iranian armed forces unveiled new ballistic missile of Khorramshahr before Iranian President Rouhani.

  • مراسم اربعین شهادت مدافع حرم مرتضی حسین ‍ پور 2017-09-22 13:08

    By: Rasoul Yousefzadeh

    Gen. Soleimani attends service ceremony of martyr in N Iran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – Major General Ghasem Soleimani, the Commander of IRGC Quds Force, attended the 40th day service ceremony of a martyred warrior in war on ISIL, in the northern city of the martyr’s origin.

  • وزیران خارجه ایران، عراق و ترکیه 2017-09-22 13:07

    Iran, Iraq, Turkey discuss Kurdistan referendum

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) –The foreign ministers of Iran, Iraq, and Kurdistan met on the sidelines of UNGA in New York and voiced a united no to the referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan.

  • حسن روحانی 2017-09-22 11:58

    No permission needed for defending homeland: Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has said on Friday at the annual parade of Iran’s armed forces that Iran needs no one's permission to defend its territories.

  • مراسم اربعین شهادت مدافع حرم مرتضی حسین ‍ پور 2017-09-22 11:07

    Full eradication of ISIL by 3 months: Maj. Gen. Soleimani

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) –The commander of Iran’s Quds forces fighting with ISIL terrorists in Iraq and Syria vowed the full eradication of the ISIL by the next three months.

  • referendum 2017-09-22 10:49

    UN Security Council opposes Kurdish referendum

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – The UN Security Council on Thursday warned that a referendum on independence by Iraq's Kurdistan region was potentially destabilizing, adding its weight to international opposition to the vote.

  • مراسم رژه نیروهای مسلح 2017-09-22 10:42

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Iran marks Sacred Defense anniv. with nationwide parades

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – On the day marking the 36th anniversary of the Saddam’s invasion of Iran which imposed an eight year long war on Iran, all divisions of Iranian armed forces staged military parades all across the nation in all cities of the country. In Tehran, the ritual is held before President Hassan Rouhani, on the boulevard along the mausoleum of Imam Khomeini.

  • Erdogan to visit Tehran Oct. 4 2017-09-22 10:36

    Erdogan warns US:

    Arming YPG may end up hurting Washington and its allies

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) -Turkish president Erdoğan warned Washington that armng YPG Kurdish forces in Syria could end up hurting Washington and its allies.

  • tourism 2017-09-22 10:21

    By: Maryam Azish

    Iran's tourism industry flourishing

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – Statistics shows that Iran is currently ranked 15th in terms of tourist attractions in the world. A series of hurdles such as sanctions and propaganda by the west, especially in the media, has prevented Iran’s tourism industry from flourishing.

  • اردوغان و ترامپ 2017-09-22 10:12

    US, Turkey oppose KRC's independence referendum

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and US President Donald Trump objected to the planned Sept. 25 independence referendum by the Kurdish Regional Government.

  • نصرالله 2017-09-22 09:58

    Nasrallah says not after war but ready for emergency

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) –The Secretary General of Lebanon’s Hezbollah said that he is not a war monger or interested in war, but ready to confront situations if necessity force them.  

  • North Korea 2017-09-22 09:30

    N Korea may test hydrogen bomb in Pacific

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho has suggested that the nation’s leader might be mulling a hydrogen bomb test in the Pacific after their row with the United States escalated this week.

  • سرلشگر محمد باقری 2017-09-21 18:50

    Army Chief:

    KRG referendum plan to hurt Iraqi Kurds

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – Army Chief Maj. Gen. Bagheri criticized Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s plan to hold a referendum on independence, saying the move would hurt the Kurds in northern Iraq.

  • Lavrov 2017-09-21 17:32

    Russia’s Lavrov reaffirms JCPOA commitment

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov reaffirmed Russia's commitment to maintaining the sustainability of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on the Iranian nuclear program.

  • rouhani reporters 2017-09-21 17:14

    Pres. Rouhani:

    US most isolated country in today’s world  

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said US President Trump’s speech at the UN General Assembly has clearly depicted the US as the most isolated country in today’s world.

  • وزارت دفاع روسیه 2017-09-21 17:12

    Russia warned US:

    US backed SDF militias to be suppressed by all means

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) –Moscow has warned the US that if militias it supports in northeast Syria again attack positions of pro-government forces backed by Russia, the Russian military will use all its force to retaliate.

  •  Sigmar Gabriel 2017-09-21 16:53

    German FM:

    Our utmost interest not to jeopardize JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel issued a statement after the EU3+3 Foreign Ministers meeting with Iran in New York.