Diplomatic Relations



  • بوسنی 2017-09-10 15:21

    Bosnian diplomats en route to Tehran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (MNA) – Senior diplomats at the Foreign Ministry of Bosnia and Herzegovina have set out on a trip to Tehran in order to take educational and introduction courses on Iran and the Middle East developments.

  • salehi vatican 2017-09-07 11:26

    Culture Min. stresses Iran-Vatican shared stances

    TEHRAN, Sep. 07 (MNA) – Iran’s Minister of Culture Abbas Salehi met visiting Vatican Minister of Foreign Affairs Archbishop Paul Richard Gallagher on Wed. and stressed the common stances of the two sides on many issues.

  • ولادیمیر پوتین 2017-09-05 14:21


    US establishments lack political culture

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Stressing Russian reserved right to decide on the number of US diplomats, Russian President slammed American establishments for lack of political culture.

  • us-russia ties 2017-09-05 09:31

    By: Podviski

    Tied up in a bow

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – US-Russia diplomatic ties have hit a new low following Washington's decision to close down three Russian properties and search the premises of the Russian Trade Representation in the US capital.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-09-03 14:11

    FM spox.:

    Iran issues visa, flight permit for Saudi delegation

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Spokesperson of Iran’s Foreign Ministry said visa and travel permits have been issued for the Saudi delegation which is expected to visit Iran following Hajj rituals.

  • محمد جواد ظریف وزیر خارجه ایران 2017-08-23 13:59


    Economic diplomacy becomes FM’s top priority

    TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (MNA) – Iranian FM Zarif said Foreign Ministry’s priorities in the new term will change from political and security outlooks to economic ones.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-07-21 17:55

    Kuwait’s move disappointing, unconstructive: Ghasemi

    TEHRAN, Jul. 21 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has described the decision of the Arab country to reduce the number of diplomats in Kuwait as unconstructive and a source of disappointment.

  • سر در وزارت خارجه 2017-07-20 18:41

    Iran summons Kuwaiti charges d’affaires

    TEHRAN, Jul. 20 (MNA) – The Iranian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday summoned the Kuwaiti charges d’affaires over decision to reduce number of Iranian diplomats in the Arab country.

  • قطر 2017-07-03 10:00

    FMs of 4 Arab countries to discuss Qatar issue in Cairo

    MOSCOW, Jul. 03 (MNA) – The Egyptian Foreign Ministry said that foreign ministers of Egypt, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates will meet on Wednesday in Cairo to discuss the situation around Qatar.

  • qatar 2017-07-03 08:33

    Kuwait urges Arab states to extend Qatar demands deadline

    MOSCOW, Jul. 03 (MNA) – Four Arab states reportedly agreed to extend requirements deadline for Qatar for another 48 hours after Kuwait urged to do so.

  • پرچم کوبا و آمریکا 2017-06-17 09:34

    Havana says Trump’s policy on Cuba doomed to fail

    MEXICO CITY, Jun. 17 (MNA) – Cuban authorities warned Donald Trump that the reversal of the US policy toward the Caribbean island nation would fail.

  • Qatar 2017-06-06 15:56

    Saudi-led ambush!

    TEHRAN, Jun. 06 (MNA) – A host of Arab and Muslim countries led by Saudi Arabia have unexpectedly cut off diplomatic relations with Qatar on Monday, accusing Doha of supporting terrorism and engaging in efforts to destabilize the region.

  • محمد لاهوتی 2017-06-06 13:22

    Qatari market matchless opportunity for Iran’s economy

    TEHRAN, Jun. 06 (MNA) – Exports Confederation Chairman Mohammad Lahuti said the cut in Qatar’s ties with Arab countries offers a unique opportunity for the Iranian economy.

  • گفتگوی تلفنی ظریف 2017-06-05 18:26

    Zarif calls Turkish, Indonesia FMs to discuss regional issues

    TEHRAN, Jun. 05 (MNA) – Following the move by a number of Arab countries led by Saudi Arabia to cut ties with Qatar, Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif called Turkish and Indonesian counterparts on the phone.

  • محسن رضایی 2017-06-05 15:47

    Mohsen Rezaei:

    Saudi king seeks to ‘devour’ Bahrain, Qatar

    TEHRAN, Jun. 05 (MNA) – Former IRGC general Rezaei reacted to Arab countries' decisions led by Saudi Arabia to cut ties with Qatar, saying the Saudi king, emboldened by US and Israel, is seeking to devour Bahrain and Qatar.

  • Chrystia Freeland 2017-05-21 11:06

    Canada releases statement on outcome of Iranian election

    TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland in a statement on Sat. following Iran’s presidential election welcomed Pres. Rouhani’s commitment to continue implementing the nuclear deal.

  • قشقاوی 1 2017-05-13 13:05


    Iran, Canada firm on reestablishing diplomatic ties

    TEHRAN, May 13 (MNA) – Iran’s deputy FM Ghashghavi said the Canadian government has voiced eagerness to reestablish ties with Iran and the Islamic Republic is also seeking to have dignified relations with the North American country.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-05-10 16:02

    Rouhani felicitates Kyrgyz Pres. on anniv. of diplomatic ties

    TEHRAN, May 10 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulated his Kyrgyz counterpart Almazbek Atambayev on the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

  • zarif 2017-05-10 13:30


    Iranians in Canada can go to US for May 19 vote

    TEHRAN, May 10 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif said Canada has refused to allow polling stations for Iranian expats wishing to vote for the upcoming presidential election on May 19, adding they can go to US instead to cast a ballot.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-05-03 09:27

    FM spox:

    Iran optimistic about running elections in Canada

    TEHRAN, May 03 (MNA) – Bahram Ghasemi said Iran is hopeful of balloting Iranians residing in Canada for presidential elections although Tehran and Ottawa lack diplomatic relations.

  • rouhani 2017-01-31 19:45

    Iran, Kazakhstan mark 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations

    TEHRAN, Jan. 31 (MNA) – It has been 25 years since the signing of the agreement on the establishment of diplomatic relations between Iran and Kazakhstan on February 1999.

  • دیدار صباح الخالد الصباح وزیر خارجه کویت با محمد جواد ظریف وزیر خارجه ایران 2017-01-27 13:07

    Kuwait after rebuilding Iran-Persian Gulf Arabs relations

    TEHRAN, Jan. 27 (MNA) – Kuwaiti Under Secretary for Foreign Affairs Khaled al-Jarallah welcomed the results garnered in Kuwaiti FM’s visit to Tehran and asserted that Iranians gave yes to call for boosting bilateral cooperation.

  • طاهریان فرد 2016-12-28 13:33

    Iran, Turkey warn of attempts targeting mutual ties

    TEHRAN, Dec. 28 (MNA) – During a meeting between Iranian ambassador to Ankara and a Turkish delegation, the two sides stressed friendly ties, while warning against certain attempts aimed at undermining the two countries’ relations.

  • گفتگو با سلیم الجبوری، عادل البیاتی و علاءالدین بروجردی 2016-12-10 12:19

    Iran threatens to reverse diplomatic relations with England

    TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) – Chairman of the Iranian parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi has warned England of re-downgrading relations following “divisive” remarks by Prime Minister Theresa May.

  • mina 2016-09-20 18:38

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Mina stampede compensation, stepping stone toward mending ties

    TEHRAN, Sep. 20 (MNA) – Iran and Saudi Arabia's damaged ties could have a chance to mend if the Saudi rulers addressed past injustice by paying compensations to families of victims of the Mina tragedy, and thus expedited the process of healing and reconciliation.

  • o-CANADA-IRAN-facebook.jpg 2016-09-13 22:04

    Canadians sign petition calling for diplomatic ties with Tehran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Thousands of Canadian citizens and residents have signed a petition, carried on the official website of the Parliament of Canada, calling for the re-establishment of diplomatic ties with Tehran.

  • گفتگو با سلیم الجبوری، عادل البیاتی و علاءالدین بروجردی 2016-09-09 13:45


    'British envoy must be closely monitored'

    TEHRAN, Sep. 09 (MNA) – Senior Iranian MP Alaeddin Boroujerdi urged caution about the newly-appointed British ambassador to Tehran, saying Iran should be careful that UK would not try to overstep its boundaries through its ambassador.  

  • zarif 2016-08-24 13:56

    By: Lachin Rezaian

    When cultural courtesy becomes diplomacy

    TEHRAN, Aug. 24 (MNA) – Etiquette of diplomacy is a set of common principles and rules of good behavior diplomatic figures observe to show their courtesy and respect for another culture they stay in.

  • مراسم فرهنگی چین بمناسبت سالگرد روابط با ایران 2016-08-22 18:22

    By: Abolfazl Arabjavadi

    Chinese cultural week in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 22 (MNA) – A ceremony was held in Niavaran Cultural Complex to introduce Xinjiang in western China and to commemorate the 45th anniversary of Iran-China diplomatic relation at the presence of Chinese ambassador to Tehran Pang Sen on Monday.

  • جابری انصاری 2016-03-16 15:06

    FM spokesman:

    Iran welcomes Canada’s stance on reconsidering ties

    TEHRAN, Mar. 16 (MNA) – Iranian FM spokesman said Iran holds a positive view towards new position of the Canadian government on returning to normal diplomatic relations.