Strategic Research Center



  • velayati 2017-08-08 09:50


    Iran’s Leader stresses fighting as only way to save Palestine  

    TEHRAN, Aug. 08 (MNA) – Head of Strategic Research Center Ali Akbar Velayati noted Leader of Islamic Revolution’s stress on the continuation of fighting in occupied territories as the only way to save Palestinians.

  • موگرینی و ولایتی 2017-08-05 15:43


    Iran expects EU to act independently from US

    TEHRAN, Aug. 05 (MNA) – Head of the Strategic Research Center Ali Akbar Velayati said Sat. that European Union is expected to adopt more independent policies from US.

  • ولایتی 2017-07-26 15:49

    New US sanctions clear breach of JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Jul. 26 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati described adoption of new sanctions by the US Congress as clear violation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • ارائه حکم جدید دکتر رهبر به عنوان رئیس دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی توسط دکتر علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-07-25 14:07

    Iran unruffled by US hostile moves: Velayati

    TEHRAN, Jul. 25 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati said Iran has no concern over the US hostile moves in regard to imposing new sanctions on Iran.

  • ولایتی 2017-07-23 11:35


    Iran commends China's stance on Syria, West Asia

    TEHRAN, Jul. 23 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati said Iran counted on China’s international support for goals pursued by the Syrian government and people.

  • ولایتی 2017-07-11 12:58


    Mosul liberation victory for Iran as well

    TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati deemed Iraq’s victory in Mosul as equally important for Iran since the two neighboring sides share several commonalities.

  • ولایتی 2017-07-03 16:00

    Velayati calls for more independent policies by EU

    TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) – Head of the Strategic Research Center Ali Akbar Velayati underlined that European countries need to act more independently in international arena.

  • علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-06-22 16:33


    Quds Day symbol of Muslims’ unity against aggressors

    TEHRAN, Jun. 22 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati described Quds Day as a symbol of unity and dignity of the Islamic Ummah against aggressors and usurpers.

  • ولایتی 2017-06-13 12:32

    Ample opportunities exist to develop Tehran-Stockholm ties

    TEHRAN, Jun. 13 (MNA) – Head of Strategic Research Center Ali Akbar Velayati said there are good level of cooperation between Iran and Sweden especially in the fields of economy and industry.

  • علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-05-21 13:13

    Trump in region to collect money for US bankrupt economy

    TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Velayati said Donald Trump’s objective for visiting Saudi Arabia is to collect money for US bankrupt economy, voicing regret that some regional countries gift their treasuries to him.  

  • Tehran Times interview with Velayati 2017-05-06 13:38


    Astana proposals require approval of Syrians

    TEHRAN, May 06 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Velayati, while pointing to recent Astana talks on Syria, said the raised suggestions had to be confirmed by Syrian people and government.

  • علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-04-21 13:18

    US, S Arabia doomed to failure in Yemen: Velayati

    TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) – Head of Strategic Research Center of the Expediency Council Velayati discussed the regional developments during an address at the Islamic Azad University in Tehran.

  • علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-02-06 10:40


    'US judiciary wise to halt Trump’s order'

    TEHRAN, Feb. 06 (MNA) – Head of Strategic Research Center Ali Akbar Velayati said halt of Trump's immigration order by a federal judge was a wise measure.

  • velayati 2017-02-06 09:30

    Velayati calls on UN to stop foreign intervention in Iraq

    TEHRAN, Feb. 06 (MNA) – Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Iraq, Ján Kubiš, conferred on regional developments with senior adviser to Iran’s Leader Ali Akbar Velayati on Sun. in Tehran.

  • velayati 2017-01-18 13:16


    Iran adamantly against US presence in Astana talks

    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Velayati, while pointing to role of US in equipping terrorists in Syria, said Iran was strenuously opposed to presence of Americans in upcoming Astana talks on Syrian situation.

  • velayati 2017-01-01 11:27


    Tehran, Damascus enjoy strategic ties

    TEHRAN, Jan. 01 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Velayati deemed Aleppo liberation a strategic victory as it was dubbed a remarkable triumph by friends and foes.

  • Velayati 2016-12-27 10:25


    Iran safe haven for Muslims

    TEHRAN, Dec. 27 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Velayati lamented that Islamic countries suffer from lack of efficient politicians and security calling Iran the safe haven for Islam.

  • مصاحبه با دکتر ولایتی 2016-12-21 11:06


    US weaponry in Europe deleterious

    TEHRAN, Dec. 21 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Velayati said majority of America’s combative equipment placed in Eastern and Central Europe is unfavorable to these areas and makes peace unattainable.

  • velayati 2016-12-14 13:25


    Rouhani’s order on ISA not to be Iran’s last measure

    TEHRAN, Dec. 14 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Velayati said President Rouhani’s orders to FM Zarif and AEOI Head Salehi in response to renewal of Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) by the US were first but not last measures to be taken by Iran.

  • 02br1 velayati.jpg 2016-11-17 12:28


    Strategic ties with China necessary

    TEHRAN, Nov. 7 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser and head of Strategic Research Center has said Iran and China should develop bilateral ties to strategic levels.

  • velayati 2016-11-01 13:32

    'Iran-Cyprus parliamentary capacities nourish bilateral ties'

    TEHRAN, Nov. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s Ali akbar Velayati said precious parliamentary capacities of Iran and Cyprus provide proper grounds for development of multilateral ties in all sectors.

  • مصاحبه با دکتر ولایتی 2016-10-26 16:17


    Iran providing ‘effective capacities’ for EU crisis management

    TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) – Senior adviser to Leader of the Islamic Revolution has called EU to use capacities Iran provides to the Union in managing regional crises.

  • velayati 2016-10-22 10:21


    Iran not directly engaged in Mosul liberation

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – Head of Iran's Strategic Research Center said it is absolute policy of Islamic Republic to support legitimate governments and oppressed people of the region including Iraq and Syria.

  • velayati 2016-10-20 11:31

    Velayati leaves Tehran for Baghdad

    TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (MNA) – The Head of Iran's Strategic Research Center left Tehran late on Wednesday for Iraqi capital city of Baghdad to attend the 9th meeting of the Islamic Awakening Supreme Council.

  • مصاحبه با دکتر ولایتی 2016-10-11 11:20


    Iran, Russia key allies of Syria

    TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (MNA) – Leader’s senior advisor said Iran and Russia are important allies of the Syrian government and people.

  • velayati 2016-08-01 11:21


    Iran, Turkey to influence future of Islamic world

    TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati said that Iran and Turkey are two important countries that can affect the future of the Islamic world.

  • مصاحبه با دکتر ولایتی 2016-07-19 15:38


    Iran prevents divisive plots in region

    TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Velayati said Iran makes efforts to stop implementation of disruptive and alienating plans which could otherwise weaken Islamic states.

  • مصاحبه با دکتر ولایتی 2016-06-13 09:53


    Iran, China ready to boost ties

    TEHRAN, Jun. 13 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Velayati said absence of dark background in Iran-China ties has provided proper grounds to develop bilateral cooperation between the two sides.

  • ولایتی 2016-05-08 13:25


    Riyadh misreads Iran-Arab ties

    TEHRAN, May 08 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati said Saudis are under the illusion that they have closer ties than Iran with Arab states as Iran has no problems with [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

  • ولایتی 2016-05-07 16:01

    Iran seeking coop. with Syria

    TEHRAN, May 07 (MNA) – Leader’s senior aid noted that Iran’s will is to boost cooperation with brotherly, friendly Syria.