• Volleyball Today 12:12

    Young volleyball players beat Italy in U19 World C’ship

    TEHRAN, Aug. 20 (MNA) – Iran opened the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Boy’s U19 World Championship on Saturday with a decisive win over Italy.

  • امیرعبداللهیان 2017-07-19 12:21

    Amir-Abdollahian warns Bahrain against ties with Tel Aviv

    TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Al Khalifa regime officials need to be concerned about ramification of ties with Tel Aviv.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-07-01 09:34

    Accusing neighbors not to solve Bahrain's domestic issues

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi rejected claims of Bahraini security officials to link Bahrain's domestic affairs with Iran, saying the projection and continued accusations against neighboring countries are not the solution to Bahrain's domestic issues.

  • بحرین 2017-06-03 11:15

    OHCHR calls for investigation of protester deaths in Bahrain

    GENEVA, Jun. 03 (MNA) – UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein on Friday called on the Government of Bahrain to promptly launch an independent, effective investigation into the deaths of five protesters during a security operation last week.

  • محفل انس با قرآن کریم در حضور رهبر انقلاب 2017-05-28 00:29

    Future belongs to young people: Leader

    TEHRAN, May 27 (MNA) – On first day of holy month of Ramadan, ceremony for recitation of holy Quran was held in presence of Leader of Islamic Revolution.

  • راهپیمایی نمازگزاران تهرانی در اعتراض به هتک حرمت شیخ عیسی قاسم 2017-05-27 10:58

    By: Vahid Mohammadi

    Tehran holds protest march for Sheikh Isa Qassim

    TEHRAN, May. 27 (MNA) – Worshipers marched in Tehran on Friday, to protest the desecration of Sheikh Isa Qassim, Bahrain's prominent Shia cleric.

  • سردار حسین دهقان 2017-05-26 12:42

    Iran forces enemies to surrender: Def. Min.

    TEHRAN, May. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister General Hossein Dehghan addressed a convention in Iranian southern city of Dezful where Saddam hit the city with the highest number of missiles du ring 1980-88 war on Iran.

  • zarif 2017-05-24 11:22

    Unrest in Bahrain outcome of Trump's intimacy with S Arabian despots

    TEHRAN, May 24 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif condemned the deadly crackdown of protesters by Bahraini security forces.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-05-24 09:29

    FM spox:

    Raid on Isa Qassim residence to raise tensions in Bahrain

    TEHRAN, May 24 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Spokesman while slamming Bahraini forces’ raid on the residence of Shia spiritual leader Isa Qassim, said the move has further complicated the situation in Bahrain.

  • بحرین 2017-05-23 15:50

    VIDEO: Bahraini police raid Isa Qassim's home

    TEHRAN, May 23 (MNA) – The footage shows Al-Khalifa security forces raiding Shia leader Isa Qassim's home following clashes near protest sit-in in Diraz that have so far caused multiple injuries and one death among civilians.

  • بحرین 2017-05-23 14:43

    Bahrain uprising;

    One civilian martyred by Al-Khalifa forces

    TEHRAN, May 23 (MNA) – The situation in Bahrain has severed as regime forces attacked the people who were protesting peacefully against the ruling against Sheikh Isa Qassim this morning.

  • Amir-Abdollahian 2017-05-22 11:53


    US seeks to redefine Syrian case by next summer

    TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – Parliament official Amir-Abdollahian said Americans were after redefining several regional records, including that of Syria by creating safe zones in northern areas of the Arab country.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-05-22 10:45

    Iran slams Bahrain's court verdict against Sheikh Issa Qassim

    TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – The Iranian foreign ministry spokesman voiced concern over the escalation of security approaches following Bahrain's court ruling sentencing the prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Issa Qassim to a 1-year suspended prison.

  • حسین امیرعبداللهیان 2017-05-21 16:17

    Ruling against Isa Qassim to intensify conditions in Bahrain

    TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – Hossein Amir-Abdollahian underlined that recent court ruling against Sheikh Isa Qassim would aggravate conditions in Bahrain.

  • 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.

  • عبدالله الدقاق 2017-04-03 20:04

    Sheikh Daqaq:

    Losing Bahraini nationality ‘source of honor and glory’

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – An envoy to Sheikh Isa Qassim has said stripping of his Bahraini nationality will make his will ever stronger in fighting for people’s rights.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-03-27 14:13

    Bahrain urged to observe citizens’ rights

    TEHRAN, Mar. 27 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson has urged to stop blame games and do its best to respect civil rights of its citizens.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2017-03-19 11:16

    FM Spox:

    Iran's support for terrorism baseless accusation

    TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (MNA) – Bahram Ghasemi, while rejecting recent allegations by US Department of State against Iran, deemed Iran's support for terrorism charges as politically-loaded and unfounded.

  • Shaikh al-Daqaq 2017-03-15 13:11

    Shaikh al-Daqaq:

    Bahrain's victory in revolution definite  

    TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (MNA) – The representative of Ayatollah Isa Qasim in Iran said Bahrain's beloved nation must know that Shia scholars and sources of emulation in the cities of Qom and Najaf have voiced their support for the revolution and are closely following the incidents relating to the popular uprising.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-03-06 13:21

    FM spox.:

    China likely to join Astana talks on syria

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has told a press conference Iran welcomes mediation including by Moscow to bring a détente to relations with Saudi Arabia.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-03-06 10:32

    FM Spox:

    'Projection common method of oppressive regimes'

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – Iran's Foreign Ministry denied Bahrain's newly-raised claims about Iran’s link with the Arab country’s domestic affairs as unfounded.

  • الوفاق 2017-03-01 18:18

    Al-Wefaq official hails seminaries for backing Bahrain revolution

    QOM, Mar. 01 (MNA) – Deputy Secretary General of Bahrain's al-Wefaq bloc said Iran seminaries are greatest supporter of Bahraini revolution; voiced gratitude Hawzah News for its continuous support for Bahrain revolution.

  • دفاع از شیخ عیسی قاسم 2017-03-01 11:01

    Al-Wefaq warns Manama regime on Isa Qassim case

    TEHRAN, Mar. 01 (MNA) – Strong words by Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society has warned Manama regime in earnest against stripping Sheikh Isa Qassim of his Bahraini nationality as a pretext to encroach Shia practices in the Island.

  • Bahrain 2017-02-28 16:02

    Bahrain regime to be tougher in 2017 realizing its fail

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – Saeed Al-Shahabi is one of first political figures in Bahrain who was forced to a self-exile after Manama regime imposed a death sentence against him.

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2017-02-15 15:53

    Stability, security Iran's priorities in region

    TEHRAN, Feb. 15 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has voiced concern about the overt and covert supports for terrorists.

  • Tara Reynor O'Grady 2017-02-02 12:08

    US, UK, Saudi Arabia behind Bahrain brutality

    TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (MNA) – Irish human rights activist and CEO of Human Rights Sentinel believes green lights from the United States and Britain has encouraged Bahraini regime's oppressive measures.

  • Hassan Abd al-Nabi 2017-01-30 11:29

    Al Khalifa regime bribes HR organizations into silence

    TEHRAN, Jan. 30 (MNA) – Bahraini political activist criticized the international community for its silence over the crimes committed by the Al Khalifa rulers of Bahrain.

  • Edward Corrigan 2017-01-29 08:53

    Support for Al-Khalifa, Western strategy to project power in Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (MNA) – Canadian Human Rights Attorney Edward Corrigan rejected the ‘muted’ protests of the United States, Great Britain and other Western powers against the human rights violation in Bahrain as appalling.

  • bahrain 2017-01-28 14:00

    Bahraini scholars’ fatwa mandates support for Sheikh Qassim

    TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) – Bahriani scholars have issued a fatwa which makes support for Sheikh Issa Qassim, a Shia religious leader, almost a religious duty which should be observed.

  • bahrain 2017-01-28 12:01

    VIDEO: Bahrainis stage anti-regime rallies

    TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) – Demonstrations took to the streets of various Bahraini areas following the Friday Prayers in condemnation of the regime forces’ attack on the supporters of prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim in Diraz.