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  • UNWTO 2017-09-13 10:48

    Iran attends UNWTO General Assembly in China

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – The head of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Iran has traveled to China in order to participate in the 22nd World Tourism Organization General Assembly.

  • جشن خانه سینما 2017-09-13 10:07

    By: Behnam Tofighi

    19th Iran Cinema Celebration

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Iran Cinema Celebration, organized by the Iranian House of Cinema to observe National Day of Cinema, awards the best cinematic efforts in a year. The 19th edition of the Celebration was held Tue. night in the presence of prominent Iranian filmmakers and celebrities.

  • آنگلا مرکل 2017-09-13 10:06

    Merkel hopes tensions with Ankara not to rise

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed hope that tensions with Ankara would not continue growing, however, she also hinted at the possibility of new steps against Ankara.

  • نشست رسانه ای نوزدهمین جشن بزرگ سینمای ایران 2017-09-13 09:49

    19th Iran Cinema Celebration names winners

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – The best of Iranian cinema this year were awarded during a special ceremony of the 19th Iran Cinema Celebration on Tue., with Asghar Farhadi’s ‘The Salesman’ scooping the most awards.

  • FIRE 2017-09-13 09:38

    Iran helps Georgia fight major forest fire

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – An Iranian airline provided two MI-171 helicopters, each with a maximum capacity of 4,000 liters of water, to play a role in bring forest fires under control in Georgia.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-09-13 09:04

    Iran slams US searches of Russian diplomatic sites

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Spokesman Ghasemi has condemned the US move to search the premises of Russian diplomatic properties on the American soil as a “dangerous precedent”.

  • فرار مسلمانان روهینگیا از نسل کشی‎ 2017-09-13 08:34

    Geopolitical expert:

    Saudi Arabia, Israel paving way for US military presence on China border

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Referring to the role of Saudi Arabia and Israel in ongoing massacre against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, Bankok- based geopolitical researcher Anthony Cartalucci believes these Washington proxies are paving the way for the US military presence on the China borders.

  • دیدار علی شمخانی با نماینده ویژه رئیس جمهور روسیه 2017-09-12 22:57

    Pro-ISIL plots yields reversely: Shamkhani

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s Shamkhani says that holding independence referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan will increase friction among Kurdish groups and parties.

  • دیدار رئیس دانشگاه ملی استرالیا با علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-09-12 20:22

    France supporting continuation of JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Former French Foreign Minister Hubert Védrine told Iran’s Velayati that he believes Iran is committed to the nuclear deal of July 14, 2015, known as the JCPOA.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-09-12 20:21

    Iran to bring forth Rohingya carnage at UNGA meeting

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s Bahram Ghasemi said that the annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly is a good chance for discussing the issue of Myanmar.

  • هزار افسان 2017-09-12 20:20

    ‘A Thousand Tales’ to vie at Calcutta Film Festival

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iranian animation ‘A Thousand Tales’ which narrates a selection of Shahnameh stories is nominated for the best animation award in Calcutta Film Festival in India.

  • خطوط انتقال برق 2017-09-12 20:19

    Iran to rebuild Syrian power plants

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Acting Energy Minister Mahmoudi told Syrian Electricity Minister Kharboutli that Iran’s efforts to rebuild energy infrastructures in Syria is for the welfare of the Syrian people.

  • دوازدهمین جشنواره بین المللی تئاتر خیابانی مریوان 2017-09-12 20:19

    By: Mobin Peymankar

    12th intl. street theater festival

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – The 12th edition of the International Marivan Festival of Street Theater is underway in Sanandaj, the capital city of Iranian western province of Kurdistan.

  • سلمان خدادای 2017-09-12 17:15

    Iran calls for Tehran-Pretoria direct flight

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Chairman of Iran-South Africa Friendship Group called for removing obstacles to banking transactions and establishing a direct flight route between Tehran and Pretoria to expand bilateral economic sides.

  • حسین امیرعبداللهیان 2017-09-12 17:14


    Iran, S Africa hold excellent parliamentary ties

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Iran and South Africa could use their capabilities to remove barriers to expansion of bilateral relations.

  • دیدار رئیس دانشگاه ملی استرالیا با علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-09-12 17:12

    No foreigner to inspect Iran’s military sites: Velayati

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – After receiving former French FM in Tehran, Iranian Head of Strategic Research Center Velayati told the media that Amano’s claim of access to Iran’s military sites was false.

  • سامانه موشکی اس 400 2017-09-12 16:53

    Russia, Turkey signed S-400 delivery contract

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – The Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation said in a statement that Russia and Turkey had reached an agreement on Russian S-400 missile systems deliveries to Turkey.

  • دیدار رئیس دانشگاه ملی استرالیا با علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-09-12 16:17


    US eyes nullifying nuclear deal: Velayati

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Senior Adviser to Iran’s Leader Ali Akbar Velayati said the new US administration seeks to drop the nuclear deal, an approach in contrast with France’s policy toward the accord.

  • دیدار رئیس دانشگاه ملی استرالیا با علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-09-12 15:52


    Tensions on Korean Peninsula benefit no one

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Leader’s Senior Advisor Ali Akbar Velayati says that the tensions between North Korea and other countries is not beneficial to any country in the world.

  • بیماری دو قطبی 2017-09-12 15:42

    Researchers find link between Alzheimer’s, bipolar disorder

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iranian researchers at Royan Research Institute have proved that the agent responsible for Alzheimer's disease is similar to that in patients with bipolar disorder.

  • سوخو30 2017-09-12 15:04

    Russia, Kazakhstan sign contract for Su-30SM jets

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Russia and Kazakhstan have signed a contract for the delivery of 12 Sukhoi Su-30SM fighter jets.

  • کشتیرانی 2017-09-12 14:47

    IRISL enjoys $1bn insurance coverage

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – IRISL head said the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines is presently under one billion dollars of insurance coverage.

  • موزه سینما 2017-09-12 14:37

    Iran celebrates Cinema Day on Sep. 12

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has issued a message of felicitations to the great family of Iranian cinema on the occasion of National Cinema Day on September 12.

  • دیدار رئیس دانشگاه ملی استرالیا با علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-09-12 14:35

    By: Mohammadreza Abbasi

    Velayati meets with ANU chancellor

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Head of Strategic Research Center and Leader's senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati met with Chancellor of The Australian National University Gareth John Evans AC, QC, on Tuesday.

  • اردوغان 2017-09-12 14:23


    No disagreement over Syria with Russia, Iran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Stressing on Turkey's seriousness to purchase Russian made S-400 missile defense system, Turkish president said there is no disagreement over Syria between Turkey, Russia and Iran.

  • سفر ظریف 2017-09-12 14:05

    Iranian FM to visit Russia for bilateral meetings

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is slated to fly for Sochi of Russia on Wednesday morning.

  • amir-abdollahian 2017-09-12 13:51


    Tehran’s intl. behavior ‘highly constructive’

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Reacting to anti-Iranian remarks by Saudi State Minister of Persian Gulf Affairs, Iran’s Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Tehran’s behavior in region and across the world is “perfectly constructive”.

  • volleyball 2017-09-12 13:49

    Iran beats Italy at FIVB World Grand Champions Cup

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iran opened the 2017 edition of the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Grand Champions Cup with a 3-2 win over Italian rivals.

  • بکر بوزداغ 2017-09-12 13:42

    Turkish official:

    Iran-Turkey trade relations legal

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – A high-ranking Turkish official defended a former minister who had recently been charged with conspiring to violate US sanctions against Iran.

  • علی شمخانی 2017-09-12 12:10

    Iraqi nation's unity root cause of defeating Takfiri terrorists

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani said that Iraqi people could break up the Takfiri terrorism with their unity, response to the call of authority and the power of Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF).