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  • انیمیشن لایت سایت 2017-09-04 00:52

    'Light Sight' animation wins 3 intl. awards

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Iranian animated piece ‘Light Sight’ directed by Moslem Tabatabaee has won three international awards from film festivals in India, Italy and US.

  • نشست خبری فرزاد اسماعیلی فرمانده پدافند هوایی خاتم الانبیا 2017-09-03 20:37

    Enemies won’t escape alive after any offense: Gen. Esmaili

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – A bunker complex for counter-offensive drones was opened by Brigadier General Farzad Esmaili, the commander of the Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base, on Sunday.

  •  آغاز دوره جدید درس خارج فقه حضرت آیت‌الله خامنه‌ای 2017-09-03 19:06

    Leader begins new season of ‘out of curriculum’ courses

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Out of jurisprudence curriculum ‘Kharej Fiqh’ is a high stage of Islamic seminary courses and LEader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei started the new season of the course early in September in Tehran at Imam Khomeini Hosseynieh.

  • عسل 2017-09-03 19:04

    Iran begins honey exports to S Africa

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – An Iranian official says that interactions with a representative of South Africa at Iran’s Chamber of Cooperatives yielded in the deal to export Iran’s honey to the African country.

  • دیدار فرماندهان قرارگاه پدافند هوایی خاتم‌الانبیاء(ص) ارتش با رهبر انقلاب 2017-09-03 18:13

    Leader receives Iran's Khatam Al-Anbia cmdrs, officials

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei met with commanders and officials from the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Army at Khatam Al-Anbia Air Defense Base on Sunday.

  • دیدار رئیس مجمع نمایندگان آفریقای جنوبی با وزیر امور خارجه 2017-09-03 18:07

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    FM Zarif meets with S African official

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met Sat. with Speaker of the National Assembly of South Africa Baleka Mbete.

  • Afghanistan 2017-09-03 17:35

    Afghanistan gov.:

    12 militants killed in fresh Afghan operations

    KABUL, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Twelve militants were killed and 13 others wounded in military operations launched by Afghan security forces within the past 24 hours, the country's Defense Ministry said on Sunday.

  • امیر عبداللهیان 2017-09-03 17:34


    Why Islamic World is silent over genocide in Myanmar?

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian says that genocide against Muslims in Myanmar is a humanitarian catastrophe. He calls for immediate humanitarian reliefs and political and international support.

  • دیدار فرماندهان قرارگاه پدافند هوایی خاتم‌الانبیاء(ص) ارتش با رهبر انقلاب 2017-09-03 17:21

    Ayatollah Khamenei:

    Defying threats on front lines great opportunity for brave forces

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Ayatollah Khamenei referred to serving on the front line of encountering threats, as a valuable opportunity for the brave, faithful, and honorable forces in the Air Defense Base, adding, “Great things have been done at the base which show strong determination, motivation, and abilities of the force."

  • پارس جنوبی 2017-09-03 17:08

    SP 2nd Refinery generates 10.2 million gas condensate barrels

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Head of South Pars Gas Field's 2nd Refinery said Phases 2 & 3 of the giant gas field said have been producing products in the current year with maximum capacity.

  • دانشگاه علم و صنعت 2017-09-03 16:42

    10 Iranian profs. among top 1% scientists in world

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Thomson Reuters ISI recently announced that 10 faculty members from Iran University of Science and Technology are among the top 1% scientists in the world.

  • سردار جزایری 2017-09-03 16:27

    Armed Forces spox:

    US can do as wishes if finds JCPOA worthless

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Brig. Gen. Massoud Jazayeri said Sun. that if US finds the nuclear deal without merit it can do as it wishes but it certainly cannot make decisions about issues related to Iran’s defense program.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-09-03 15:32

    Iran dismisses biased UN human rights report

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Iran has dismissed the recent UN human rights report on the Islamic Republic as baseless and biased, saying such ‘politicized’ and ‘selective’ approaches undermine the credibility of human rights status in the world.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-09-03 14:11

    FM spox.:

    Iran issues visa, flight permit for Saudi delegation

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Spokesperson of Iran’s Foreign Ministry said visa and travel permits have been issued for the Saudi delegation which is expected to visit Iran following Hajj rituals.

  • کاراته 2017-09-03 14:01

    National karateka to depart for Germany

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Iranian karate practitioners will leaver Tehran for Leipzig to compete at the sixth stage of Karate 1 Premier League.

  • russian diplomatic properties 2017-09-03 13:58

    Russian Foreign Ministry publishes videos of searches in diplomatic property

    WASHINGTON, Sep. 03 (MNA) – The Russian Foreign Ministry published videos of searches in the Russian Trade Representation in Washington and Consulate General in San Francisco amid the US demand to shut them down.

  • Assange 2017-09-03 13:56

    WikiLeaks founder:

    Russian diplomatic properties in US 'inviolable'

    MOSCOW, Sep. 03 (MNA) – In the light of Washington's decision to shut down three Russian missions, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says that diplomatic properties are inviolable within international law.

  • north korea 2017-09-03 12:07

    N Korea says carried out successful hydrogen bomb test

    TOKYO, Sep. 03 (MNA) – North Korea announced Sunday it had successfully conducted a test of hydrogen bomb, local media reported.

  • iran/germany 2017-09-03 11:56

    Germany signs deal to buy Iranian methanol

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – An official said a major German company has inked a pre-sale agreement with Iran’s Marjan Petrochemical Complex which will soon come on stream.

  • nanofiber conf 2017-09-03 11:50

    Tehran to host intl. conf. on nanofibers

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – The international conference on nanofibers 2017 (ICNF 2017) will be held at Tehran University of Medical Sciences, in October 2017. 

  • دریادار سیاری 2017-09-03 11:45

    Navy comdr. visits projects under construction in South

    BANDAR ABBAS, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari visited under-the-construction projects of navy factories in Bandar Abbas First Naval Zone.

  • Syria 2017-09-03 10:12

    Hezbollah urges US-led coalition to stop blockade of ISIL families convoy

    BEIRUT, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Lebanon's Hezbollah warned on Saturday that if the aircraft of the international coalition against ISIL did not stop blocking buses with ISIL militants and their families in Syrian desert, people might die.

  • اسماعیلی 2017-09-03 10:10

    Iran issues warning to two spy drones

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base Commander Farzad Esmaili recounted on issuance of warning to U2 and RQ4 spy planes on March 21 and August 26, 2017.

  • بهروز کمالوندی 2017-09-03 09:42


    'Any inspection will be within IAEA protocols'

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – AEOI’s spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi said Sat. that any inspection of Iran’s facilities will be done within the framework of the nuclear deal and the IAEA’s protocols.

  • جشن کانون ملی منتقدان تئاتر ایران 2017-09-03 09:38

    By: Behnam Tofighi

    Annual celebration of Association of Theatre Critics

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Annual celebration of Iranian Association of Theatre Critics was held Sat. at Iranshahr Theater.

  • حسین عسکری مشاور ملک عبدالله 2017-09-03 09:25

    US, UK must claim part-ownership of Yemeni strife

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Americans and Britons must face the unpleasant fact that their governments are complicit in the humanitarian disaster in Yemen, a disaster that is shaping up to be the worst since the Holocaust.

  • دیدار ظریف و وزیر مشاور در امور خارجه فرانسه 2017-09-03 09:20

    By: Maryam Azish

    Iran-France ties on the rise

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – In the face of ‎recently-imposed US sanctions on the Islamic Republic of Iran, France is expanding trade cooperation with Tehran after Iran’s 2015 historic nuclear deal. Since the nuclear agreement, the French press has begun to call Iran an “El Dorado” for French auto, energy, and high-tech firms.

  • محمدجواد  ظریف 2017-09-03 09:17

    Iran FM offers condolences over deaths of elite schoolgirls

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has expressed sympathy for the deaths of several female high-school students who lost their lives in a tragic bus crash in southern Iran.

  • جشنواره فیلم کوتاه میامی 2017-09-03 08:34

    9 Iranian short films to vie at Miami Short Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Nine Iranian short films will compete in the 16th Miami Short Film Festival which will be held in November 2017 in Florida, US.

  • پیشخدمت 2017-09-02 23:43

    ‘The Servant’ scoops FRESCO’s Best Animation certificate

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Iranian short animated piece ‘The Servant’ directed by Farnoush Abedi has received Best Animation Film certificate of the 4th FRESCO International Festival of Modern Art and Spiritual Films in Armenia.