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  • Syrian FM Today 09:37

    Syria strongly condemns Turkish aggression on Afrin

    DAMASCUS, Jan. 21 (MNA) –Syria strongly condemns the Turkish aggression on the city of Afrin, calling on the international community to take steps to stop it immediately.

  • hotel Yesterday 21:22

    Intercontinental hotel in Afghan capital comes under attack

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – The Intercontinental hotel in Kabul has come under attack while the Afghan security forces have engaged a severe exchange of fire with the insurgents who are reportedly taking people hostage.

  • وزارت دفاع روسیه Yesterday 21:12

    US provocative steps led to Turkey's military operation in Afrin: Russia

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) –The Russian Army Command in Syria is undertaking security measures for personnel present in Afrin, after the launch of the Turkish military operation against Kurdish forces.

  • Zarif renews Iran’s calls for ceasefire in Yemen Yesterday 20:30

    Zarif expresses condolences to Hezbollah’s chief

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – Iran’s foreign minister has expressed his condolences to Hezbollah Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah over the demise of his spouse ‘s father.

  • kayak Yesterday 19:24

    Iranian, Turkish rowing federations sign MoU

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – On a visit to Turkey, the head of Iran’s canoeing and rowing federation signed a memorandum with his Turkish counterpart for more future cooperation.

  • کاخ کرملین Yesterday 19:02

    US Troops Should leave Syria: Russia

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – US troops should not further stay in Syria without approval from Damascus as this may negatively affect the upcoming Syrian National Dialogue Congress, Russian Special Envoy to Syria Alexander Lavrentyev said Saturday.

  • سوچی Yesterday 18:52

    3-fold meeting of Iran, Russia, Turkey held in Sochi

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – The delegations from Iran, Turkey, and Russia sat around a table in Sochi on Saturday to exchange views on the upcoming National Congress meeting of Syrians in the same city.

  • جنگنده های ترکیه Yesterday 18:12

    Turkish jets hit Afrin, "Olive Branch" operation begins

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – The Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim stated that the country's warplanes have bombed YPG, PYD targets in the Syrian city of Afrin.

  • Ibn Khaldun 2018/01/20

    By: Martin Love

    Ibn Khaldun’s insight centuries ago applies today

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – American scholar Martin Love has written an article on applying Ibn Khaldun’s insight in analyzing today's political situations in war-torn Arab countries.

  • Hamid Karzai Yesterday 17:33

    By: Syed Zafar Mehdi

    US has “destroyed” Afghanistan, says former Afghan president

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – Addressing the Raisina Dialogue in New Delhi on Thursday, India’s flagship foreign policy conference held annually, the former Afghan President Hamid Karzai lashed out at the United States, claiming that it had “destroyed” Afghanistan.

  • معصومه ابتکار Yesterday 17:24

    Vice-Pres. calls for Iranian-German women coop.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – Iranian Vice President for Women and Family Affairs, Masoumeh Ebtekar, told visiting German official that Iran and German women can run joint trade and economy projects.

  • جابری انصاری Yesterday 15:55

    Jaberi Ansari, Lavrentiev talk Syria in Sochi

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – Iran’s senior negotiator for Astana process Jaberi Ansari and Putin’s Special Envoy to Syria Alexander Lavrentiev held talks on the Syrian settlement in the Russian city of Sochi on Saturday.

  • بارزانی Yesterday 15:21

    Barzani to visit Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – Iraqi Kurdistan Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani and his deputy are set to hold meetings with Iranian high-ranking officials including President Rouhani on Sunday and Monday.

  • Aleppo Yesterday 15:06

    Syrian Army regains control over new areas in Aleppo

    ALEPPO, Jan. 20 (MNA) –The army units, in cooperation with the backup forces, regained full control over the village of Um Tineh to the northwest of Qeital village in the southern countryside of Aleppo after carrying on fierce clashes with terrorists of Jabhat al-Nusra and other affiliated terrorist groups in the village.

  • Syria Yesterday 13:14

    US-led coalition kills about 6k Syrian,Iraqi civilians in 2017

    LONDON, Jan. 20 (MNA) – The strikes of US-led international coalition killed as many as 6,000 civilians in Syria and Iraq in 2017, more than three times the number of victims in the year before, according to Airwars organization.

  • rail Yesterday 10:38

    Iran, Pakistan to run joint railway line

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – Iran and Pakistan have reached an agreement to cooperate on tourism industry through building a railway system between the two countries.

  • Lavrov Yesterday 10:36


    US-led coalition not fighting al-Nusra terror organization

    NEW YORK, Jan. 20 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that the US-led coalition isn’t fighting Jabhat al-Nusra in Syria, despite the fact that al-Nusra is classified internationally as a terrorist organization alongside ISIL.

  • al habib Yesterday 09:11

    Iran reaffirms unrelenting support for Afghanistan’s stability

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – Iran is very eager to see a peaceful and prosperous Afghanistan, and welcomes any achievement in the path to an Afghan-owned and Afghan-led peace process, Iran’s UN envoy Al-Habib said on Friday.

  • نصرالله 2018-01-19 18:25

    Failure of US, ISIL plots made possible by martyrs' sacrifice

    TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (MNA) – Secretary General of the Lebanese Hezbollah delivered a speech in commemoration of Quneitra martyrs, denouncing US presence in the region.

  • جابری انصاری 2018-01-19 17:23

    Jaberi Ansari:

    Regional, Arab world developments require Tehran, Moscow close consultations

    TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (MNA) – In a meeting with Mikhail Baghdanov in Moscow this afternoon, Iran’s foreign minister's special assistant said Iran will continue cooperation on the developments in the Middle East with Russia and Turkey.

  • نیروهای روسیه 2018-01-19 16:54

    Russia starts withdrawing troops from Syria's Afrin

    TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (MNA) –Russia on Friday started withdrawing its military assets ahead of Turkey’s expected operation in Syria’s northwestern city of Afrin.

  • Turkish Army 2018-01-19 16:36

    Turkey seeks Russian approval for air campaign against Afrin

    TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (MNA) – Turkey dispatched its military chief to Moscow on Thursday, seeking approval for an air campaign in Syria’s Kurdish-controlled Afrin region, although Damascus warned it could shoot down any Turkish planes in its skies, Reuters reported.

  • Kashani 2018-01-19 14:26

    Senior cleric:

    Time to break silence on Palestine, Yemen

    TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (MNA) – This week’s Tehran Friday prayers Imam slammed Islamic world’s silence over the situation of Palestinian and Yemeni people, saying the Muslim world needs more courage to speak out against their enemies.

  • turkish defense minister 2018-01-19 13:42

    Turkey to carry out military operation in Syria’s Afrin

    TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (MNA) – Turkey will carry out a military operation into Afrin in northern Syria, Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli vowed in an interview with broadcaster A Haber on the morning of Jan. 19,Hurriyet Daily News reported.

  • Kharrazi 2018-01-19 12:45


    Iran opposes US presence in Syria

    TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (MNA) – On a visit to Syria, Kamal Kharrazi stressed Iran’s opposition to the US troops’ presence in Syria, praising Syria’s reconciliatory efforts.

  • Lavrov 2018-01-18 21:47

    JCPOA failure "alarming message for international security architecture"

    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said here on Thursday that preserving the international agreement on Iran's nuclear program was important, as failure of the deal would send "an alarming message for the entire international security architecture."

  • پرچم امارات 2018-01-18 21:37

    UAE violating human rights: HRW

    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – Human Rights Watch (HRW) has blasted the United Arab Emirates for violating human rights by suppressing dissent and discriminating against citizens at home while committing war crimes in Yemen.

  • هنیه + آیت الله خامنه ای 2018-01-18 16:21

    Intifada to foil plots against Palestine

    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – Leader of the political bureau of the Islamic Resistance Movement Ismail Haniyeh wrote a letter to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution saying that with the rise of Intifada, the plots masterminded by US and its allied rulers will be foiled.

  • خلوصی آکار 2018-01-18 16:00

    Turkish military chief to discuss Syria in Moscow

    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – Gen. Hulusi Akar also set to discuss regional security issues with his Russian counterpart on Thursday.

  • مولود چاوش اوغلو - وزیر خارجه ترکیه 2018-01-18 15:48

    Turkey not satisfied by US remarks about YPG army

    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on Jan. 18 that Turkey was not satisfied by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s statement that the US had no intention to build a Syria-Turkey border force, who said the issue was “misportrayed and misdescribed.”