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  • تام کاتن در آیپک Today 11:01

    By: Jack Anderson

    AIPAC’s $ 4.5 million support for young Tom Cotton

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – The suspicious AIPAC’s $ 4.5 million support for appointing the young Arkansas senator, Tom Cotton, as the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), or the US National Security Advisor has been discussed here by Jack Anderson.

  • زلزله کرمانشاه Yesterday 14:48

    Seismologist blames accumulated seismic energy for frequent quakes in Iran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (MNA) – A renowned Iranian seismologist says the frequent jolts across Iran over the past few months are the result of a compensation for the “accumulated seismic energy” in the form of natural consecutive seismic events.

  • Port 2018/04/25

    By: Mahnaz Abdi

    PMO supporting private sector in ports development

    TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (MNA) – In a bid to bolster its foreign trade and also elevate its transit status, Iran's Port and Maritime Organization (PMO) has some projects underway to develop its ports which are located in north and south of the country.

  • zarif Yesterday 10:49

    In interview with NPR:

    Zairf reiterates JCPOA in no way is renegotiable

    TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (MNA) – Iran's foreign minister has once more rejected renegotiating the world powers' nuclear deal with Iran, stressing again that the deal is all or nothing.

  • مصاحبه با هاپتون سفیر انگلیستان 2018-04-24 21:44

    British ambassador says successful on Tehran mission

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – In his last press conference in Tehran, Nicholas Hopton, the UK envoy to Tehran, who will be replaced by Rob Macaire on Thursday, said that he had been successful in pursuing the goals in his mission to Tehran.

  • gwadar 2018/04/24

    By: Vahid Pourtajrishi, Elaheh Shirvani

    Pakistani Gwadar Port, a double-edged sword for Iran

    Gwadar Port of Pakistan as the key factor and heart of CPEC could be assumed as a serious competitor against the Iranian Chabahar Port or a chance for Tehran to expand its commercial relations with Beijing.

  • پیتر پتاسیک 2018-04-24 16:32

    German diplomat:

    EU interested in keeping JCPOA alive

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – Deputy Director General for European affairs of German Foreign federal Office ambassador Peter Ptassek said Germany is very much interested in keeping Nuclear Deal with Iran alive.

  • ludovico einaudi 2018-04-24 15:51

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    I trust my heart, says Ludovico Einaudi about his successful musical career

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – Award-winning Italian composer Ludovico Einaudi, who is scheduled for three shows in Tehran starting Tue., says he follows his heart in creating music, citing 'luck' as the factor that his passion aligned itself with something that a lot of people like.

  • Trump on syria 2018/04/24

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    Trump lacks proper strategy towards Middle East, Syria

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – About five years ago, when former US President Barack Obama spoke of a military strike in Syria, Zbigniew Brzezinski, former US National Security Adviser, who is also a prominent foreign policy strategists, objected to the call of the White House.

  • پرچم اتحادیه اروپا و آمریکا 2018/04/24

    By T. Ferami:

    EU suffering from “Stockholm Syndrome” vis-à-vis Trump on JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – The prevailing fear amongst some of the most important EU leaders, mainly from France, Germany and UK, about the day that JCPOA would be rejected by the Trump administration, is driving them to take hysteric reactions; they feel that they have to do something to keep the JCPOA alive, even at the risk of having it debunked.

  • دکتر محمدجواد ظریف 2018-04-23 09:27

    Zarif in an interview with Al-Monitor:

    US weapons fail to bring Yemenis to their knees

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – Iranian foreign minister has said that the United States and Saudis have not been able to bring the Yemenis to their knees through their heavy bombardment and arms.

  • مایک پامپئو 2018-04-22 17:59

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    Decoding Pompeo's words at US senate

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Political commentator Mohammad Ghaderi tries to decode the recent remarks of the CIA Director Mike Pompeo in his hearing at the Senate that Iran has never been after nuclear weapons.

  • Parachinar 2018/04/22

    By: Ishtiyaq Hussain Toori

    Shias of Parachinar; victims of Takfiri terrorism, govt. apathy

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Since 1980s, Parachinar, nestled high in a remote, mountainous region of Pakistan and with majority Shia population, has seen the emergence of radical Saudi-sponsored Salafist groups, and sectarian violence has become a disturbing phenomenon, fueled by local and global terrorist organizations like the Taliban and ISIS.

  • دومین روز سی و ششمین جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2018-04-22 13:46

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Franco Nero: The Golden Age is over

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – The legendary Italian actor Franco Nero says the golden age of the Italian cinema “will never return” and blames it on television and the damage it has done to people’s film-watching habits.

  • nephew 2018-04-22 13:45

    American expert:

    Substantial part of sanctions was inflicted on Iranian people

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Richard Nephew, who served as the lead sanctions expert for the US team negotiating with Iran, is of the opinion that “Iranian government is composed of Iranian people and that, by virtue of applying sanctions and pain, we were influencing them as well. And that answer is largely true, in my view.”

  • دلار 2018-04-21 15:24

    By: Mahnaz Abdi

    Tehran, Ankara posed to dump dollar in trade

    TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) – Iran’s financial system has intensified its efforts to establish ties with a number of countries based on national currencies, as the US sanctions against the country have complicated transactions in dollars.

  • ludovico einaudi 2018-04-21 14:35

    Ludovico Einaudi promises surprises in upcoming Tehran shows

    TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) – Critically-acclaimed composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi told Mehr News that he will perform a few ‘surprising’ tracks for the Iranian audience during his shows on 25-27 April in Tehran.

  • نشست یورن دانر 2018-04-21 13:32

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Freedom of expression is key, says filmmaker Jörn Donner in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) – Jörn Donner, the producer of Ingmar Bergman’s ‘Fanny and Alexander’, says in a presser in Tehran that the basis for all artistic mediums is the freedom of expression, hoping that the up-and-coming Iranian filmmakers will be able to enjoy freedom of expression in their productions.

  • Mahmood Monshipouri 2018/04/18

    By: Mahmood Monshipouri

    On trilateral military strikes against Syria

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – The US surgical attacks—coordinated with France and Britain—against chemical facilities in Syria on Saturday April 13, 2018, in response to the alleged chemical weapons attacks in rebel-held Douma, fell far-short of achieving a broader goal based on a coherent strategy to deal with the Syrian civil war.

  • Paul Pillar 2018-04-18 13:50

    Attack on Syria lacks a legal basis in intl. law: US expert

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Professor Paul Pillar, who was CIA intelligence analyst for 28 years, tells the Tehran Times that the attack on Syria was “neither in self-defense nor authorized by the United Nations Security Council, it did not have a basis in international law.

  • EUUS 2018-04-17 14:30

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    US, Europe plan for JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Evidences suggest that the United States is likely to withdraw from the nuclear deal with Iran. The appointment of "John Bolton" as the U.S. National Security Adviser and "Mike Pompeo" as Trump's Secretary of State, have sent certain signals to those following the JCPOA news.

  • syria 2018-04-15 14:41

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    Washington’s biggest mistake in Syria

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – US, UK and French air strikes in Syria has attracted the attention of many media outlets and analysts. The US, despite Trump’s claims, has carried out a limited attack on the Middle Eastern country, but its consequences will certainly affect Trump and his allies in the near future. The issue can be analyzed from various angles.

  • Dr. Asadollahi 2018/04/15

    Expert: Trump, allies cannot accept defeat in Syria

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – There has been a resurgence of the neo-orientalist discourse of “the axis of evil” coined and perpetuated by the Bush administration in 2002 by applying the stereotypes and clichés about the East.

  • Payman Yazdani 2018/04/15

    By Payman Yazdani:

    US limited symbolic attack on Syria

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Recent chemical attacks in Douma, Syria provoked international community’s anger. The attacks happened when the Syrian army had upper hand and inflicted heavy defeat to the terrorist groups in the region.

  • حمله هوایی به سوریه 2018-04-15 01:10

    US failure in Syria means end of uni-polar international order: Expert

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Anthony Cartalucci is of the opinion that the US exit from Syria without toppling Assad will announce to the world that America's uni-polar international order has come to an end.

  • لندمن 2018/04/12

    By Stephen Lendman:

    Douma, false flag may ignite WW III

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) –Trump’s war cabinet policy toward developments in Douma, Syria may ignite an uncontrollable firestorm - risking WW III.

  • فلیف کواسویچ 2018-04-12 14:49

    US to destabilize Syria and Challenge Astana talks: Expert

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) –Filip Kovacevic, professor of geopolitics is of the opinion that the US is not going to leave Syria just tries to destabilize the country and challenge Astana talks.

  • sssss 2018-04-11 17:42

    Trump pressure not to affect Tehran-Ankara security cooperation: expert

    TEHRAN, Apr. 11 (MNA) – Lecturer at Marmara University Institute for Middle East Studies Dr. Bilgehan Alagoz, says, the U.S. pressure would have a negative impact on the economic relations but would not affect bilateral relations in the area of security.

  • Entessar 2018-04-10 10:03

    Pompeo, Bolton to present challenge to Iran's foreign policy: Entessar

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Professor Entessar is of this opinion that the Pompeo-Bolton team will present the most significant challenge to Iran's foreign policy in more than 30 years.

  • چین و روسیه 2018/04/09

    By Wang Li :

    China’s alignment with Russia is a fait accompli

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – Since 1992 when the former Soviet Union was dissolved, China and Russia have moved to each other more closely than ever before.