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  • Russia 2017-05-20 22:21

    Talks between EAEU, Iran on free trade zone may end by Oct.

    MOSCOW, May 20 (MNA) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Vasily Nebenzya said that negotiations between the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and Iran on a temporary free trade zone agreement could be finished by the next EAEU summit.

  • شینزو آبه 2017-05-20 20:51

    Japanese PM, FM felicitate Rouhani’s win

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Japanese PM Shinzo Abe and FM have sent messages of congratulation to President Rouhani for his winning in the election.

  • نواز شریف 2017-05-20 20:22

    Nawaz Sharif congratulates Rouhani’s reelection

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif has congratulated Iranian President Dr. Hassan Rouhani on his re-election as President for a second term, in the elections held in Iran on 19th May 2017.

  • وحید احمدی 2017-05-20 20:02

    Iran to continue active participation in SESAME project

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Deputy Minister of Science said Sat. that Iran has been very active in SESAME’s Synchrotron-light project for science application research in the Middle East and will continue its participation in the future.

  • امیرعبداللهیان 2017-05-20 19:58


    Trump in Riyadh for investment plans

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Iranian official Amir-Abdollahian said Trump’s trip to Riyadh most likely follows up on Saudis’ proposal for investment up to $200bn for infrastructure and energy sector.

  • Syrian crisis 2017-05-20 17:28

    Third batch of gunmen start to leave Barzeh neighborhood

    DAMASCUS, May 20 (MNA) – The third batch of gunmen and some of their family members on Saturday morning started to leave Barzeh neighborhood on the eastern outskirts of Damascus.

  • Syrian crisis 2017-05-20 16:38

    260 gunmen leave al-Waer neighborhood

    HOMS, May 20 (MNA) – Over the past 24 hours more than 260 gunmen and scores of their family members who reject the reconciliation agreement left al-Waer neighborhood within the last batch of gunmen in the neighborhood.

  • دیدار مسئولان نظام، سفیران کشورهای اسلامی و اقشار مختلف مردم با رهبر انقلاب 2017-05-20 16:35

    Leader hails nation’s turnout in presidential election

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei hailed Iranian’s massive participation in presidential election in a message on Saturday.

  • انتخابات ریاست جمهوری ایران در باکو پایتخت جمهوری آذربایجان 2017-05-20 15:48

    By: Mehdi Hosseinnejadi

    Iran's presidential election in Baku

    BAKU, May 20 (MNA) – Iranian sportsmen and women, who have scooped honor for their country at the ongoing 4th edition of Islamic Solidarity Games in Azerbaijan, as well as Iranian expatriates and tourists voted at the 12th Iran presidential election on Friday.

  • putin rouhani 2017-05-20 15:43

    Putin congratulates Rouhani on 'convincing victory' in election

    MOSCOW, May 20 (MNA) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated Iran's incumbent President Hassan Rouhani on the victory in the national presidential election held Friday, the Kremlin's press service said Saturday.

  • Iraqi crisis 2017-05-20 15:20

    18 killed in twin suicide car attacks in Baghdad

    BAGHDAD, May 20 (MNA) – Up to 18 people were killed and some 20 others wounded in two suicide car bombs targeting the Iraqi police in south of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source told Xinhua on Saturday.

  • سفر حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور به استان اصفهان 2017-05-20 14:29

    Hassan Rouhani wins Iran's presidential election

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Incumbent president Hassan Rouhani won with resounding majority against his rival Ebrahim Raisi with 57 percent of the vote, to extend his time in office.

  • iran italy 2017-05-20 13:43

    Italy first EU trade partner of Iran

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Eurostat has announced that, in the first quarter of 2017, Italy was the first trade partner of Iran among members of the European Union (EU).

  • هاشمی طبا 2017-05-20 12:14

    Presidential candidates felicitate Rouhani on reelection

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Seyed Mostafa Hashemitaba and Seyed Mostafa Mirsalim, two candidates of the 12th Iranian presidential election, congratulated Hassan Rouhani on his reelection as Iranian president.

  • علیرضا جهانگیری 2017-05-20 11:44

    Iran's envoy elected as head of OPCW Confidentiality Commission

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Iran's envoy to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) was elected as head of organizations Confidentiality Commission.

  • نمایشگاه فناوری 2017-05-20 11:10

    Tehran to hold 6th INOTEX

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – The 6th International Innovation and Technology Exhibition (INOTEX2017) will kick off in Tehran on Tuesday with participation of Iranian startups and over 40 foreign technology firms.

  • journalists 2017-05-20 10:52

    IFEX urges Pakistan to provide updated info. on journalists killing to UNESCO

    CARACHI, May 20 (MNA) – International Freedom of Expression Exchange (IFEX) Executive Director Annie Game has urged Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to respond to UNESCO Director-General’s 2017 request that has sought information on the status of judicial inquiries into the killings of 55 journalists in Pakistan from 2006 to 2016.

  • Al Jafari 2017-05-20 09:36


    Our ambition highest by focusing on combating terrorism

    GENEVA, May 20 (MNA) – Head of the Syrian Arab Republic delegation to Geneva Bashar al-Jaafari announced on Friday the end of the official meetings within the 6th round of Geneva intra-Syrian dialogue with a final session with the UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-05-20 08:56

    Rouhani projected to win 2nd term

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – The incumbent, Hassan Rouhani, has apparently retained office by winning the 12th round of presidential elections held in Iran on Friday.

  • میثم نصیری - کشتی آزاد 2017-05-20 08:11

    Nasiri bags Iran’s 70th medal at Baku 2017

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Iranian freestyler Meysam Nasiri clinched gold to increase Iran’s tally to 70 at Islamic Solidarity Games underway in Baku.

  • راه آهن همدان 2017-05-20 04:38

    Iran, Germany ink railway MoU

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for technical and financial cooperation has been signed between the Bonyad Eastern railway company (Bonrail) and German State Railway.

  • آخرین لحظات رای گیری در تهران 2017-05-20 02:41

    By: Masoud Saki

    Final moments of voting in Tehran

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – The 12th edition of presidential elections and the fifth round of City Council elections were held in the Iranian capital of Tehran from early Friday morning till midnight.

  • Gheichisaz 2017-05-20 02:19

    Iranian climber conquers Lhotse in Himalayas

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Azim Gheichisaz has managed to summit Lhotse, the fourth highest mountain, to become the first Iranian climbing all 14 of the world's 8000 meter plus mountains.

  • انتخابات ریاست جمهوری و شورای اسلامی شهر و روستا در کرج 2017-05-20 00:03

    Polls closed in Iran

    TEHRAN, May 20 (MNA) – Voting for presidential and local elections have just ended as announced by the Iranian Ministry of Interior.