•  Osman Faruk Loguglu 2017-08-17 15:19

    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.

  • سردار باقری 2017-08-17 10:34

    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.

  • kurdistan 2017/07/26

    By: Zibar Kardu

    Eight reasons to say ‘No’ to Barzani’s referendum initiative

    TEHRAN, Jul. 26 (MNA) – Erbil-based political analyst, Zibar Kardu, highlights that giving way to referendum initiative of Erbil rulers not only will fail to create independent Iraqi Kurdistan but will also lead to ferocious wars.

  • shamkhani 2017-07-18 09:24


    Kurdish referendum plan to weaken entire Iraq

    TEHRAN, Jul. 18 (MNA) – Iran’s SNSC head Shamkhani warned that the decision by Iraqi Kurdistan Region to hold an independence referendum would isolate Iraqi Kurds and weaken Kurdistan region and the entire Arab country.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-06-10 14:57

    Reacting to Kurdish referendum plan;

    Unified Iraq ensures interests of all ethnicities: Ghasemi

    TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) – Iran’s FM spokesman Bahram Ghasemi reacted to decision by Iraqi Kurdistan Region to hold an independence referendum, saying Iran’s position is to back territorial integrity and unity of Iraq.  

  • تظاهرات علیه نتیجه رفراندوم ترکیه 2017-04-25 16:45

    Turkey's Supreme Court refuses to cancel referendum results

    ANKARA, Apr. 25 (MNA) – Turkey's Supreme Court refused to consider the lawsuit of the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), which seeks to cancel the results of the April 16 constitutional referendum, the NTV television channel reported Tuesday citing the court's ruling.

  • تظاهرات علیه نتیجه رفراندوم ترکیه 2017-04-19 15:13

    Protests continue as Turkey extends state of emergency

    ANKARA, Apr. 19 (MNA) – The opposition Republican People's Party's deputy chair said that opposition believes that the extension of the country's state of emergency by Ankara is a deliberate attempt to silence objectors of and suppress protests against the outcome of Sunday's constitutional referendum on expanding presidential powers.

  • زندگی سیاسی اردوغان 2017-04-19 11:38

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Erdogan’s victory in referendum

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Turkish people voted in a referendum which could greatly impact their future. A victory for the ‘Yes’ campaign means that the office of the prime minister shall be abolished in favor of more executive powers for the currently largely ceremonial position of the president.

  •  Mehran Kamrava 2017-04-18 16:00

    Turkey polarizing between Erdogan's supporters, opponents

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – The results of Turkey’s referendum indicate the growing polarization of the Turkish society between Erdogan's supporters and opponents, Prof. Mehran Kamrava said in an interview with Mehr News reporter.

  • ظریف تلفن 2017-04-18 08:59

    Zarif congratulates Çavuşoğlu on yes vote in referendum

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif extended his congratulations to his Turkish counterpart on yes vote to referendum.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-04-17 14:23

    Iran respects Turkey’s yes to referendum

    TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has said Iran respects the results of Turkey’s referendum, as it is the decision of the Turkish nation.

  • Erdogan 2017-04-16 23:12

    Turkish people say yes to referendum

    TEHRAN, Apr.16 (MNA) – More than 95 percent of ballots counted, Yes votes lead with more than 51 percent.

  • رای گیری همه پرسی ترکیه 2017-04-16 21:45

    Opposition party accuses Turkish govt. of manipulating vote results

    ANKARA, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Turkish opposition CHP party says authorities are manipulating referendum votes counting.

  • همه پرسی ترکیه 2017-04-16 08:45

    Turkey to hold referendum on constitutional amendments

    MOSCOW, Apr. 16 (MNA) – Turkey will hold a referendum on 18 constitutional amendments, envisaging expansion of the presidential powers, on Sunday.

  • Osman Faruk Loğoğlu 2017-04-15 18:55

    Fmr. CHP deputy chairman:

    AK Party seeking 'to strengthen grip on power'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Former deputy chairman of Turkish CHP has said a 'Yes' vote will give the full control of the country to a single man who would exercise power according to his own Party's expediencies.

  • فاروق لوغ اوغلو 2017-03-14 18:40

    Fmr. deputy chairman of CHP:

    Turkish odds of EU membership ‘now very dim’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Former deputy chairman of Turkish CHP has told Mehr News both Turkish government and EU countries have been equally defying citizenship rights to free speech.

  • ظریف تسلیت 2016-10-19 11:33


    World open to referendum in Syria

    TEHRAN, Oct. 19 (MNA) – Iran’s FM at a closed session of Parliament on Wed. said political conditions are being provided for holding a referendum in Syria.

  • nader-entessar.jpg 2016-07-04 14:23

    Prof. Entessar to Mehr:

    Brexit would not benefit US in long run

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – A University of South Alabama professor believes Britain’s referendum was a political gamble by Prime Minister Cameron to consolidate his party’s position inside Britain and the EU.

  • uk eu.jpg 2015-09-29 11:48

    More Britons back leaving EU

    LONDON, Sep. 29 (MNA) – The number of Britons who want to leave the European Union continues growing and it is already higher than those in favor of remaining in the bloc, according to polling released by The Times.

  • تظاهرات استقلال طلبان اسکاتلندی 2015-08-03 13:59

    Pro-independence Scotts demand fresh referendum

    GLASGOW, Aug. 03 (MNA) – Hundreds of Scottish pro-independence protesters marched in Glasgow on Saturday to demand a second Scottish referendum.