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  • بازدید سرلشگر باقری رییس ستاد کل نیروهای مسلح از نمایشگاه دست آوردهای بومی قرارگاه پدافند هوایی 2017-09-02 15:42

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Army Chief visits defense achievements expo.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri visited an exhibition showcasing latest achievements and capabilities of Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base on Sat.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-09-02 15:00

    Tehran-Pretoria ties intimate, friendly, progressive: Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani asserted that Tehran welcomes further enhancement of cooperation with Pretoria.

  • آرتور سایر 2017-09-02 14:24

    Structure of intl. system 'multipolar'

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Former vice president of the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations Dr. Arthur I. Cyr believes that competitive economic markets encourage pluralism and benefit from it, therefore the current world can be considered 'multipolar'.

  • بازدید سرلشگر باقری رییس ستاد کل نیروهای مسلح از نمایشگاه دست آوردهای بومی قرارگاه پدافند هوایی 2017-09-02 14:04

    Army Chief:

    Iran enjoys completely safe air space

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Army Chief Maj. Gen. Bagheri said, in view of threats against the country, air defense remains a top priority for armed forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • Myanmar 2017-09-02 14:01

    Over 11,000 civilians in Myanmar's northern state displaced: official media 

    YANGON, Sep. 02 (MNA) – About 11,720 ethnic people from villages affected by terrorist attacks have been evacuated to safer places in Myanmar's northern Rakhine state, the official Global New Light of Myanmar reported Saturday.

  • N deal 2017-09-02 13:57

    By: Podviski

    That escalated quickly!

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Disheartened by US continued lack of commitment to nuclear deal and its threat to withdraw, Iran has stated that it will implement the deal as long as it does not undermine its national interests, but by no means will Tehran take the first step to kill the deal. Western media, however, have always had a different take on the news that would serve their own purposes instead of the truth.

  • علی لاریجانی 2017-09-02 13:56

    Iran appreciates S Africa’s stance on Palestine

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Speaker of the Iranian Parliament said Iran was grateful of positive positions taken by South Africa for restoring rights of Palestinian people.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-09-02 13:40

    Veep congratulates Kyrgyzstan, Vietnam on National Day

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – In separate letters addressed to prime ministers of Kyrgyzstan and Vietnam, Iran's first Vice President Jahangiri felicitated the countries' independence day.

  • تیم کشتی نوجوانان 2017-09-02 12:14

    Young wrestlers land in Athens

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Young Iranian wrestlers have arrived in the Greek capital in order to compete at 2017 World Cadet Championships.

  • آذری جهرمی 2017-09-02 11:52

    ICT in talks with big game companies to transfer servers

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Regarding his efforts to solve the connection issues of online games, ICT minister has announced the start of negotiations with international game companies to transfer their servers to Iran.

  • کلیسای تادئوس و بارتوقیمئوس مقدس 2017-09-02 11:51

    By: Zhouana and Zhenia Abdian

    Saint Thaddeus Church

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Saint Thaddeus Church is the first Armenian and Christian church in Tehran located in Molavi Street. The church was built in 1808 by ten Armenian families who came to Tehran on the order of Fath-Ali Shah Qajar from Jolfa of Isfahan to do glass works for royal palaces.

  • Iran Croatia 2017-09-02 11:01

    Zagreb, Tehran after deeper banking ties

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Boris Vujčić, Governor of Central Bank of Croatia said the largest bank of the Eastern European country was keen on bolstering cooperation with Iranian counterparts.

  • مالیخولیا 2017-09-02 10:49

    ‘Melancholia’ wins Union of Bulgarian Filmmakers award

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Iranian feature ‘Melancholia’ directed by Morteza Atashzamzam has won the Union of Bulgarian Film Makers award at the 25th International Film Festival "Love is Folly" in Bulgarian city of Varna.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-09-02 10:41

    Pres. Rouhani felicitates Vietnamese counterpart on National Day

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – President Rouhani sent a message to the President of Vietnam Truong Tan Sang and congratulated to him and the people of Vietnam the country's National Day.

  • Syrian  army 2017-09-02 09:49

    Syrian army establishes control over Mannoukh village in Homs

    HOMS, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Syrian Army units achieved a new advance in their military operations against gatherings of ISIL terrorists in the eastern countryside of Homs.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-09-02 09:48

    Iran voices sympathy to flood-hit people of India, Nepal, Pakistan

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Iran has extended sympathy and condolences to India, Nepal and Pakistan over the deadly flooding that resulted in the death of at least 1,200 people across the south Asian region.  

  • اقامه نماز عید قربان در مرکز اسلامی انگلیس 2017-09-02 09:09

    Muslims observe al-Adha recitations in Islamic Center of England

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Muslims residing in the British capital of London gathered at Islamic Center of England, a Shi'a Islamic religious and cultural building servicing members of the Muslim community, to perform prayers of Eid al-Adha, an Islamic festival to commemorate willingness of Abraham to follow God's command to sacrifice his son.

  • هلی برن 2017-09-01 18:08

    US Army re-launches heliborne operation to take ISIL commanders away

    TEHRAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – Field resources indicate the re-launch of heliborne operation by the US Army in eastern Syria carrying senior ISIL commanders on board.

  • اقامه نماز عید قربان در حرم مطهر رضوی 2017-09-01 16:39

    Muslims perform Eid al-Adha prayers across Iran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – On Friday morning and in various mosques across the country, Iranians organized special prayers to celebrate Eid al-Adha as a major Muslim holiday celebrated worldwide each year.

  • علی آهنی 2017-09-01 16:38

    Iran’s ambs. calls for resolving Tehran-Paris banking issues

    TEHRAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – Ambassador of Iran to Paris has urged the French government to enhance cooperation of major banks of the European country with the Islamic republic of Iran.

  • مسعود ردایی 2017-09-01 15:42

    ‘Malaria’ wins 2 awards at 10th IFF East&West

    TEHRAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – Parviz Shahbazi and Masoud Radaei’s co-direction ‘Malaria’ won 2 awards at the 10th International Film Festival “East&West” in Orenburg of Russia.

  • Russian jets 2017-09-01 13:45

    Strike by strike: Russian jets destroy hundreds of terrorist targets in Syria

    TEHRAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – The Russian Aerospace Forces have eliminated more than 900 buildings, vehicles and other targets associated with international terrorist groups in Syria in the past week, according to the Russian Defense Ministry.

  • آیت الله امامی کاشانی 2017-09-01 13:35

    Hajj basically aims to promote Islamic awakening

    TEHRAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – Ayatollah Emami Kashani said the philosophy of Hajj was awakening of the Islamic world urging heads of Islamic countries to observe interests of Muslims and alleviate their burdens.

  • حضور صادق حسین جابری انصاری در خبرگزاری مهر 2017-09-01 13:28

    Iran's deputy FM attends ceremony of Islamic Resistance in Lebanon

    TEHRAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari attended a ceremony in Lebanon to celebrate the liberation of the eastern part of the country from the occupation of Takfiri terrorists.

  • روحانی 2017-09-01 13:14

    Pres. Rouhani felicitates Kyrgyz counterpart on Independence Day

    TEHRAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani congratulated his Kyrgyz counterpart Almazbek Atambayev on the 26th anniversary of the Independence Day of the Kyrgyzstan.

  • مراسم دعای عرفه در همدان 2017-09-01 13:00

    By: Iman Hamikhah

    Arafeh rituals held in Hamadan

    HAMEDAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – Iranians in Hamadan city said prayers and recitations on the occasion of the most important ritual of Hajj when Muslims gather at Mount Arafat in Saudi Arabia where Prophet Muhammad made his last speech.

  • رضا نجفی 2017-09-01 12:59

    IAEA envoy:

    US pressure on IAEA ineffective

    TEHRAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s envoy to International Atomic Energy Agency said confirmation of Iran’s compliance to the nuclear deal revealed fruitlessness of US official’s pressure on the international body.

  • مراسم دعای عرفه در مسجد مقدس جمکران 2017-09-01 11:54

    By: Mohammad Khodabakhsh

    Jamkaran Mosque hosts Muslims celebrating Eid al-Adha

    QOM, Sep. 01 (MNA) – A great many of Iranians gathered in Jamkaran Mosque in Qom Friday morning to celebrate celebrating Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) and pay tribute to Prophet Ibrahim’s submission to the divine order of sacrificing his son.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-09-01 10:58

    Iran commiserates with Hurricane Harvey sufferers

    TEHRAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – FM Spokesperson Ghasemi, while voicing regret at damages caused by the cyclone in parts of the US, shared sorrows of affected people and families of the victims.

  • کابینه دوازدهم 2017-09-01 10:56

    Iran willing to strengthen bonds among Muslim countries of region

    TEHRAN, Sep. 01 (MNA) – President Rouhani had a phone call with the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, and expressed Iran’s willingness to strengthen bonds among Muslim countries of the region.