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  • مراسم سالروز جهانی مبارزه با مواد مخدر 2017-07-05 12:14

    By: Shahabeddin Ghayyoumi

    Iran marks Intl. Day Against Drug Abuse, Illicit Trafficking

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Iran celebrated the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking with the participation of high level officials from different organizations active in the field of drug control as well as representatives from international community and UN agencies, including UNFPA, UNODC as well as UN Resident Coordinator Office in Iran.

  • حسین امیرعبداللهیان 2017-07-05 11:45

    No evidence on martyrdom of abducted Iranian diplomats

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Palestine Intifada Conference Secretary General Hossein Amir-Abdollahian underlined that four Iranian diplomats abducted in Lebanon in 1982 are currently kept in the Zionist regime’s jails and there is no evidence proving their martyrdom.

  • unesco 2017-07-05 11:24

    VIDEO: End trafficking, save culture

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Conflict situations and natural disasters increase the risk of theft and trafficking dramatically. Many instances of plunder, theft and trafficking of cultural objects go unseen or unsolved. UNESCO is calling on people to help stop this illicit trafficking.

  • astana 2017-07-05 11:16

    Second day of Astana talks on Syria kicks off with bilateral meetings

    ASTANA, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Second and last day of the fifth international meeting on Syria in Astana has kicked off Wednesday with bilateral meetings between the participating delegations, a Sputnik correspondent reported.

  • حسن روحانی 2017-07-05 10:50

    Rouhani felicitates Venezuela Independence Day

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Iranian President Rouhani has forwarded a message of felicitation to the President of Venezuela on the occasion of the country’s Independence Day on July 5.

  • بازدید از تالاب هور العظیم و کانون های گرد وخاک 2017-07-05 10:31

    By: Mehdi Pedramkhoo

    SDS conference guests visit Khuzestan

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Foreign attendees of the International Conference on Sand and Dust Storms traveled to Khuzestan province to visit Hoor al-Azim wetland, dust centers and Om Al-dabs desert in Bostan city on Tuesday.

  • بشار جعفری 2017-07-05 10:15

    Al-Jaafari in Astana:

    Sides discussing implementation of de-escalation zones agreement

    ASTANA, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Delegation of the Syrian Arab Republic, headed by Bashar al-Jaafari, held a second consultative meeting with the Russian delegation, headed by Director of the Middle East and North Africa Department of the Russian Foreign Ministry Sergei Vershinin, in the framework of Astana 5th meeting works.

  • کنفرانس بین المللی مقابله با گرد و غبار 2017-07-05 09:51

    Ministerial board of SDS conference releases declaration for future coop.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Ministerial board of International Conference on Sands and Dust Storms released a statement on the agenda for future cooperation.

  • اختتامیه اجلاس مجمع عمومی اتحادیه رادیو و تلویزیون های اسلامی 2017-07-05 09:40

    By: Saeid Goli

    IRTVU General Assembly closes in Mashhad

    MASHHAD, Jul. 05 (MNA) – The 9th General Assembly of the Islamic Radio and Television Union (IRTVU) wrapped up in Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi province, on Tuesday.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-07-05 09:31

    Iran holds Canada responsible for court ruling

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Iran has rejected the ruling of a Canadian court requiring Iran to pay around $1.7 billion in damages to “American victims of terrorism,” saying the move is inconsistent with international procedures.

  • حکیم 2017-07-05 09:17

    Mosul liberation should boost unity, integrity in Iraq

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani underlined that with the liberation of Mosul unity and integrity in Iraq must double.

  • Ali Haidar 2017-07-05 08:52

    Geneva talks less effective than Astana process

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – The Astana consultations on Syria have already brought concrete results contributing to the political process in the country, while the Geneva talks is much less effective, Syrian Minister of State for National Reconciliation Affairs Ali Haidar said.

  • Trump 2017-07-04 22:33

    Democrats Interrupted!

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – A group of Democrats in the US House of Representatives has doubts about Trump's mental health, so they decided to invoke the 25th Amendment to the US Constitution, which allows for the removal of US President Donald Trump from office due to mental incapacity.

  • فستیوال مخمصه 2017-07-04 22:31

    ‘Plight’ to go on screen at US, Italian festivals

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Iranian short film ‘Plight’ written and directed by Mohammadreza Khavari will be screened at Miami Independent Film Festival in US and Roma Cinema Doc Film Festival in Italy.

  • Syria 2017-07-04 22:26

    3 killed in terrorist sniper shooting in Sweida

    SWEIDA , Jul. 04 (MNA) – Terrorist organizations breached the cessation of hostilities in Sweida province by targeting the Bakka-Zibin road with sniper fire, leaving three persons dead and injuring others.

  • children filmfest 2017-07-04 22:03

    Foreign filmmakers visit historical city of Isfahan

    ISFAHAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Foreign filmmakers taking part in the 30th international film festival for children and youth walked around Isfahan to visit its historical sites.

  • مصاحبه با سفیر دانمارک 2017-07-04 21:13

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    Danish amb. visits Mehr News Agency

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Danish Ambassador to the Islamic Republic Danny Annan visited Mehr News Agency's HQ in Tehran on Tuesday.

  • عسل 2017-07-04 21:11

    Iran produces 80k tons of honey

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Deputy agriculture minister said over 80,000 tons of honey are produced annually in Iran two percent of which is exported to global markets.

  • jaberi ansari astana 2017-07-04 16:25

    Jaberi Ansari meets Syrian, Russian officials in Astana

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy FM Hossein Jaberi Ansari met and conferred with heads of Russian and Syrian delegation in Kazakh capital on Monday.

  • انیمیشن رهایی از بهشت 2017-07-04 16:21

    ‘Release from Heaven’ wins Best Animation at Hong Kong filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Iranian animated piece ‘Release from Heaven’ by Ali Noori Oskouei has snatched Best Feature Animation Award at the summer edition of Hong Kong International Film Festival.

  • Boko Haram 2017-07-04 15:58

    Boko Haram kills 9, kidnaps 45 others in Niger 

    NIAMEY, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Boko Haram militants have killed nine people and kidnapped 45 others, most of them women and children, after attacking a village in Niger's southern Diffa region, according to local media reports.

  • اریک سولهایم - کراپ‌شده 2017-07-04 15:53

    Intl. dialogue on water conflicts to improve regional security

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme Erik Solheim said that the solution to environmental conflicts should be according to knowledge-based dialogue between nations which would help improve the security of the region.

  • حسین امیرعبداللهیان 2017-07-04 15:34

    ISIL-MKO ties threatening to West Asia security

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian warned over the gradual start of ISIL-MKO ties which is unsafe for the security of the West Asia, Europe and the whole world.

  • نشست مقابله با گرد و غبار اکو 2017-07-04 15:24

    Tehran to host ECO workshop on sand storm

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) will hold a consultation workshop on combatting desertification in Tehran on 5-6 July.

  • jaberi ansari astana 2017-07-04 14:38

    Deputy FM:

    Geneva talks, Astana process complementary

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Deputy FM Jaberi Ansari held talks with UN special envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura in the framework of Astana process on Monday.

  • kazakh fm 2017-07-04 14:11

    Kazakh foreign minister reveals Astana process agenda

    ASTANA, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kairat Abdrakhmanov told journalists about the fifth round of the Astana process agenda, Kazinform correspondent reports.

  • business relations 2017-07-04 14:00

    Iran, Germany, Switzerland to form trade chamber

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – An official said a joint chamber of commerce will be established between Iran, Germany and Switzerland by the end of the current Iranian year (began March 21).

  • US-led coalition 2017-07-04 13:31

    US-led coalition airstrikes kill 9 civilians in Hasakah

    HASAKAH, Jul. 04 (MNA) – The air force of the US-led coalition committed a new massacre against the Syrians, leaving 9 civilians dead in Kishik Zyyanat village in the southern countryside of Hasakah province.

  • علی لاریجانی رئیس مجلس شورای اسلامی 2017-07-04 13:03

    Larijani highlights Ayat. Sistani’s role in ISIL suppression

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker, while hailing liberation of Mosul, stressed invaluable role of Ayatollah Sistani in defeating Takfiri terrorists in Iraq.

  • Riccardo Muti 2017-07-04 12:37

    Iran, Italy to hold joint orchestra performance

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – A joint performance of Italian Ravenna festival with Tehran symphony orchestra entitled 'The Roads of Freindship' will be held on July 6 in Vahdat Hall, Tehran.