Caspian Sea



  • امیر سیاری 2017-10-13 18:05

    Iran Navy flotilla to set sail for Russian port

    TEHRAN, Oct. 13 (MNA) – Navy Commander Rear Admiral Sayyari says that following pre-planned programs, an Iranian flotilla will leave Iranian waters for Russian port of Makhachkala on Saturday.

  • عملیات رها سازی فک خزری 2017-10-11 13:22

    By: Raheleh Hesari

    Caspian seal freed after rehab

    RASHT, Oct. 11 (MNA) – A Caspian seal which was in rehab for a few day was released to the eastern shores of the Caspian Sea. The Caspian seal is now classified as endangered on the IUCN red list of species threatened with extinction.

  • صادرات نفت 2017-09-19 11:27

    Iran swaps 720k oil barrels

    TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – An oil official said a total of 720,000 barrels of crude oil belonging to Caspian Sea littoral states have been so far transferred as part of the swap project.

  • پاکسازی ساحل شهر واجارگاه 2017-08-28 21:14

    Beach cleaners pay tribute to Mandela

    TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (MNA) – environmentalist activists who cleaned a coast in north of Iran marked their contribution to nature as a tribute to late South Africa’s hero, Nelson Mandela.

  • دریادار سیاری 2017-08-26 20:01

    Navy commander meets ranking Russian navy envoy

    TEHRAN, Aug. 26 (MNA) –Rear Admiral Sayyari, the Commander of Iran's Navy met with a high ranking Russian navy delegation on the sidelines of the 3rd International Maritime Security Symposium.

  • صادرات نفت 2017-08-14 12:25

    Iran resumes oil swap in Caspian Sea

    TEHRAN, Aug. 14 (MNA) – In a bid to strengthen the country’s strategic position in the region, Iran has resumed oil swap operations in the Caspian Sea following a several-year hiatus.

  • رزمایش دریایی  آمریکا ژاپن 2017-07-15 14:32

    Iran, Russia hold joint naval drill

    TEHRAN, Jul. 15 (MNA) – A Russian Navy fleet, on the third and last day of its presence in Iran, carried out a joint naval exercise along with an Iranian flotilla in the Caspian Sea.

  • محمد سعیدنژاد 2017-07-11 14:32

    Tehran, Kiev to boost maritime, port partnership

    TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – An Ukrainian delegation met with head of Iran’s PMO discussing expansion of cooperation in maritime, port and transit sectors.

  • naval drill 2017-07-06 16:17

    Iran wraps up naval drill in Caspian Sea

    TEHRAN, Jul. 06 (MNA) – Iran’s massive naval drill in Caspian Sea, dubbed ‘Sustainable Security and Naval Power 96’, and led by Damavand Destroyer, ended on Thursday after five days.

  • رزمایش ارتش 2017-07-04 11:31

    Iran navy stages guerrilla wargame in Caspian Sea

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s Navy commandos staged guerrilla and anti-guerrilla operations on Tue. during a massive military maneuver codenamed ‘Power and Sustainable Security 96’ in the Caspian Sea.

  • رژه نیروی دریایی 2017-07-02 16:17

    Iran stages naval drill in Caspian Sea

    TEHRAN, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Iran’s Navy has staged on Sunday a five-day military maneuver codenamed ‘Power and Sustainable Security 96’ in the Caspian Sea.

  • قزل آلا 2017-06-06 19:00

    Poland willing to buy Iran’s whole trout output

    TEHRAN, Jun. 06 (MNA) – An official of Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Line (IRISL) announced that Poland is willing to buy whole trout output weighing 1.1 kg produced in Iran's Caspian Sea.

  • oil layer 2017-05-10 11:43

    Norwegian firms ready to partake in Caspian Sea drilling projects

    TEHRAN, May 10 (MNA) – KEPCO managing director said Norwegian companies had voiced readiness to take part in drilling and exploration of oil fields in the Caspian Sea.

  • دهکده گردشگری حیران 2017-04-14 15:58

    By: Mehdi Hossinnejadi

    Heyran tourist resort

    TEHRAN, Apr. 14 (MNA) – Thirty kilometers from Astara, Heyran village inspires the awe of any visitor with its beautiful mountains seated between the Caspian Sea, the Aras River and the mountains of Ardabil Province.

  • رئیس جمهور - کراپ‌شده 2017-04-11 13:05

    Rouhani attaches importance to maritime transport

    TEHRAN, Apr. 11 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani said movements in the Caspian Sea and development of maritime transport held great significance to development of the country.

  • damavand destroyer 2017-04-08 12:22

    Navy flotilla makes 1st voyage to Kazakhstan

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Army Navy’s ‘Peace and Friendship’ flotilla has left Anzali Port city in southern shores of Caspian Sea to arrive in Aktau port city in Kazakhstan.

  • سی و دومین سفر استانی هیات دولت به اراک 2017-03-31 13:30


    Media should change current course of ‘misleading public’

    RASHT, Mar. 31 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has said despite achievements his government has hit, media have been in a wrong track in making everything upside-down.

  • نیروی دریایی ایران 2017-03-14 18:42

    Iran uses naval coop. to boost ties with Russia amid sanctions

    MOSCOW, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Iran is looking for closer “good and constructive” cooperation with Russia on the high seas, Mohsen Sheidayee, the commander of an Iranian naval flotilla currently on a friendly visit in the Russian Caspian port of Makhachkala, said in an interview with Sputnik.

  • صید ماهی کیلکا در دریای خزر 2017-03-12 10:13

    By: Siamak Sedighi

    Kilka fishing in Caspian Sea

    TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Kilka is the Russian name to cultriventris fish which is a member of the herring family, Clupeidae, and a brackish to fresh water fish native to the Black, Azov and northern Caspian Seas and nearby lakes and rivers. It is rich in protein, vitamins and calcium.

  • ناوگروه 2017-03-10 16:24

    Iran’s Navy peace flotilla docks at Russia’s Makhachkala port

    TEHRAN, Mar. 10 (MNA) – ‘Peace and Friendship’ flotilla of Iranian Navy who had left Iranian waters for Russia two days ago, berthed at the port in the Russian city of Makhachkala late on Thursday.

  • ناوگروه 2017-03-07 16:56

    Navy fleet departs for Russia's Makhachkala

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Army Navy’s ‘Peace and Friendship’ fleet has left Anzali Port city in southern shores of Caspian Sea to arrive in Makhachkala, the center of Republic of Dagestan in northwest shores.

  • الهام علی اف 2017-03-05 16:44

    Rouhani, Aliyev highlight cordial mutual ties

    TEHRAN, Mar. 05 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has welcomed President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan Republic in Saadabad Palace on Sunday.

  • Iran Azerbaijan 2017-01-27 11:08

    Iran, Azerbaijan vowed to boost 2-way coop.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 27 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy FM Ebrahim Rahimpour who is in Baku for Caspian Sea talks met with Azeri Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov on Thursday.

  • بندر چابهار 2017-01-24 21:55

    Chabahar Port Phase-1 to come on stream soon

    TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (MNA) – PMO head, while stressing significance of renovation in the country’s naval fleet, said Phase one of Chabahr port will become operational in three months.

  • 02-br6 tass rahimpour70.jpg 2016-12-01 15:02

    Deputy-FM, Russian envoy discuss Caspian Sea

    TEHRAN, Dec. 01 (MNA) – Deputy-FM for Asia and Pacific Affairs has exchange views with Russian special envoy for Caspian Sea in Moscow.

  • هلی کوپتر 2016-11-27 10:57

    5 dead in helicopter crash in Caspian Sea

    BEHSHAHR, Nov. 27 (MNA) – A helicopter with the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) crashed in the Caspian Sea early on Sunday.

  •  فصل ماهیگیری دریای خزر 2016-11-23 20:48

    By: Amir Ali Razzaghi

    Fishing in Caspian Sea

    TEHRAN, Nov. 23 (MNA) – Iranian fishermen welcome the beginning of the fishing season on the shores of the Caspian Sea.

  • 57372346.jpg 2016-10-23 10:59

    47th Caspian Sea Working Group kicks off in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – The 47th meeting of the Working Group on Determining the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea started work on Sunday in Tehran.

  • آغاز فصل ماهیگیری دریای خزر 2016-10-23 10:01

    By: Siamak Seddighi

    Fishing in Caspian Sea

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Local fishermen of Iran's northern provinces began fishing on the shores of the Caspian Sea during early autumn days. Caspian's fishing season will continue till next March.

  • caspian sea littoral states 2016-10-22 14:11

    Tehran to host 47th Caspian Sea Working Group on Sun.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – The 47th meeting of the Working Group on Determining the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea at the level of deputy foreign ministers will be held on Sunday in Tehran.