• Iran's dignity, independence result of martyrs, veterans’ devotion

    Iran's dignity, independence result of martyrs, veterans’ devotion

    TEHRAN, Aug. 18 (MNA) – President Rouhani visited the families of three martyrs, Ali Akbar, Ali Asghar, and Mohammadreza Asghari Torkani and stressed that the country’s dignity and independence are the results of martyrs and veterans’ devotion.

  • Iran urges US to be realistic about nuclear deal

    Iran urges US to be realistic about nuclear deal

    TEHRAN, Aug. 17 (MNA) – Iranian FM spokesman has dismissed the anti-Tehran remarks made by his American counterpart Heather Nauert, advising the US administration to be realistic about Iran’s role in the Middle East and the multilateral nuclear deal.

  • Iran, Turkey not to allow division of Iraq

    CHP member:

    Iran, Turkey not to allow division of Iraq

    TEHRAN, Aug. 17 (MNA) – Calling the Kurdish independence referendum as the eye of the next hurricane in the region, a senior member of Peoples’ Democratic Party (CHP), Osman Faruk Logoglu, told MNA that Iran and Turkey won’t allow any efforts at partitioning Iraq.

  • Iran, Turkey urge against KRG referendum plan

    Iran, Turkey urge against KRG referendum plan

    TEHRAN, Aug. 17 (MNA) – Iran and Turkey have urged against a decision by Iraqi Kurdistan Region to hold an independence referendum, saying the Region’s separation from Iraq would undermine security across the whole Middle East.

  • Iran, Turkey exchange views on regional issues

    Iran, Turkey exchange views on regional issues

    TEHRAN, Aug. 17 (MNA) – Head of the Iranian Staff of Armed Forces Mohammad Bagheri held talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Turkish Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli on Wednesday evening in Ankara.

  • Syrian army kills terrorists in Deir Ezzor

    Syrian army kills terrorists in Deir Ezzor

    DEIR EZZOR, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Army and Armed Forces units, backed by the Syrian Air Force, carried out on Wednesday operations against gatherings and movements of ISIL terrorists in Deir Ezzor, killing many of them, including Saudi and Kuwaiti terrorists.

  • Boroujerdi felicitates anniversary of 33-day war victory

    Boroujerdi felicitates anniversary of 33-day war victory

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – In a messages to Hezbollah chief Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah on Tue., senior Iranian MP congratulated the 11th anniversary of Lebanon’s victory in a 2006 war waged by Israeli regime.

  • Hezbollah popularity in Muslim world provokes wrath of Israeli regime

    Hezbollah popularity in Muslim world provokes wrath of Israeli regime

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Iran’s security chief Ali Shamkhani deemed the role of Hezbollah significant in defeating Takfiri terrorists in Syria, hailing the Resistance Movement’s efforts in undermining extremist and terrorist activities in Lebanon.

  • Syrian army establishes full control over new areas in Salamiyeh

    Syrian army establishes full control over new areas in Salamiyeh

    HAMA, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Syrian Army and Armed Forces units, in cooperation with supporting forces, established full control over Jeb al-Mazarea Hill overlooking Salba village east of Salamiyeh city in Hama province, as well as the supply route leading to the village after carrying out.

  • Turkish Pres. Erdoğan to visit Iran

    Turkish Pres. Erdoğan to visit Iran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Deputy foreign ministers of Iran and Turkey mulled over bilateral and regional issues in the wake of a visit by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to Iran.

  • Larijani congratulates Lebanon on anniv. of 33-day war victory

    Larijani congratulates Lebanon on anniv. of 33-day war victory

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – In a messages to Hezbollah chief Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah on Tue., Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani congratulated the 11th anniversary of Lebanon’s victory in a 2006 war waged by Israeli regime.

  • Iran, Turkey need coop. for tackling common threats

    Turkish scholar:

    Iran, Turkey need coop. for tackling common threats

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Lecturer at Marmara University Institute for Middle East Studies Dr. Bilgehan Alagoz, pointing to the General Bagheri’s visit to Turkey emphasized on the necessity of cooperation between Tehran and Ankara to tackle common threats.

  • Yemen faces largest cholera epidemic in world

    Yemen faces largest cholera epidemic in world

    MOSCOW, Aug. 15 (MNA) – According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the number of suspected cholera cases in war-ravaged Yemen has reached half a million since the start of the ongoing civil war in 2015 between the internationally-recognized Yemeni government and a collection of rebels led by the Shiite Houthis.

  • Qatar vs Iran highlights

    By: Mohammad Dashti

    Qatar vs Iran highlights

    ARDEBIL, Aug. 15 (MNA) – The Iranian volleyball squad defeated Qatar 3-0 in the fourth and final match at the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship qualifier competitions.

  • Iraqi interior min. pays pilgrimage visit to Mashhad

    Iraqi interior min. pays pilgrimage visit to Mashhad

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Iraq Interior Minister Qasim al-Araji paid a pilgrimage visit to Mashhad on Tuesday.

  • Rouhani, Putin discuss energy, region on phone

    Rouhani, Putin discuss energy, region on phone

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Presidents of Iran and Russia discussed energy projects, nuclear deal, and the situation in the Middle East during a telephone call on Monday.

  • Syrian army downs ISIL RC plane in Deir Ezzor

    Syrian army downs ISIL RC plane in Deir Ezzor

    DEIR EZZOR, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Units of Syrian Army and Armed Forces downed an ISIL radio-controlled plane carrying explosives in the surroundings of Deir Ezzor Airport as part of their continued operations against ISIL terrorist group.

  • Tehran welcomes Baghdad-Erbil talks: FM spox

    Tehran welcomes Baghdad-Erbil talks: FM spox

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Spokesman for Iranian Foreign Ministry Bahram Ghasemi underlined Tehran's support for internal talks between Erbil and Baghdad to resolve issues.

  • Pakistan celebrates 70th independence day in Tehran

    Pakistan celebrates 70th independence day in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 14 (MNA) – Pakistan’s 70th Independence Day was celebrated with full zeal at the Residence of Ambassador of Pakistan Asif Durrani to Tehran today. A large number of Pakistani community participated in the event.

  • Rouhani hails Lebanon on 11th anniv. of 33-day war victory

    Rouhani hails Lebanon on 11th anniv. of 33-day war victory

    TEHRAN, Aug. 14 (MNA) – In a messages to Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun on Mon., Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulated the 11th anniversary of Lebanon’s victory in a 2006 war waged by Israeli regime.