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  • rail 2017-12-18 22:59

    Russian firms sign contract to make railcar, locomotive in Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Two Russian firms signed a contract with the Railways of the Islamic Republic of Iran on Monday to allocate 3 billion Euros for joint production of railcars and locomotives.

  • شورای امنیت 2017-12-18 21:29

    US vetoes UNSC resolution on Al-Quds

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – US vetoed the UN Security Council resolution on Al-Quds (Jerusalem).

  • Eurasia army 2017-12-18 21:06

    Turkey, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia to form joint military

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – The al-Kawthr network reported that Turkey, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan and Mongolia will have joint military forces under the title of ‘the Joint Army of the Turkic World, the Eurasian Military Force.’

  • Erdogan to visit Tehran Oct. 4 2017-12-18 20:45

    Erdogan calls for concrete steps on Al-Quds

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged serious attempts that would produce results to solve the Al-Quds (Jerusalem) question after the illegal US move recognizing the holy city as Israeli regime's 'undivided' capital.

  • Velayati advises France against meddling in Iran’s affairs 2017-12-18 20:30

    Defending Iraq, Syria, Lebanon equals defending Iran, Islam: Velayati

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – The Iranian Leader’s Aide on International Affairs, Ali Akbar Velayati, says that it was unwise if Iran had acted indifferently toward the expansion of ISIL in Iraq and Syria.

  • Nikki Haley 2017-12-18 20:29

    Haley: US to veto UN resolutions on Israel

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – US ambassador says Trump would have vetoed resolution in 2016 that called settlement building a 'flagrant violation' of international law.

  • Iran-China 2017-12-18 20:02

    Chinese investor to finance road construction in SW Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – A Chinese firm was awarded a contract to hold the 70 percent of the shares in the project to build a new highway between Iranian SW city of Ahvaz and central city of Isfahan.

  • zarif 2017-12-18 18:34

    Zairf to meet Turkish, Azeri counterparts

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – The Iranian, Turkish, and Azeri foreign ministers will hold a meeting in Azerbaijan's capital Baku on December 20 to discuss their future cooperation and decisions taken in the previous meetings.

  • ظریف و لاوروف 2017-12-18 18:32

    Zarif, Lavrov discuss ME issues in phone call

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – The ministry of foreign affairs of the Russian Federation announced that the foreign ministers of Iran and Russia held a telephone conversation on Monday exchanging views on the latest developments in the Middle East.

  • حسین امیرعبداللهیان 2017-12-18 18:22

    Diplomat calls against letting ISIL home in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – The international community and the countries of the region should not permit Afghanistan become the new base for ISIL terrorists, says Iran’s Amir-Abdollahian.

  • paul 2017-12-18 17:54

    American Scholar:

    Haley’s move aimed at diverting attentions from US complicity in Saudi crimes

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Professor Paul Pillar, who was CIA intelligence analyst for 28 years, says that the Nikki Haley show is aimed at diverting attentions from US complicity in Saudi war crimes in Yemen and it was “part of a larger campaign by the Trump administration to whip up anger against Iran.”

  • آیت الله صادق آملی لاریجانی رئیس قوه قضائیه 2017-12-18 17:25

    Judiciary chief:

    Iran’s defense capabilities non-negotiable

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Ayatollah Sadegh Larijani said on Monday that Iran will never negotiate its defense and missile capabilities, calling on European countries to stop interfering in Iran’s affairs.

  • Iran China 2017-12-18 17:05

    China to build 5 hospitals in Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) –At a ceremony in Beijing, before the eyes of Iranian Health Minister Seyyed Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi, Chinese signed a contract to build 5 hospitals in Iran.

  • نشست اضطراری کمیته فلسطین، اتحادیه مجالس کشورهای اسلامی 2017-12-18 16:31

    PUOIC members condemn Trump’s order

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) –The representatives from 11 countries attending at the Palestine Committee of the Parliamentary Union of OIC Member States (PUOIC), denounced Trump’s decision to move US embassy.

  • نشست اضطراری کمیته فلسطین، اتحادیه مجالس کشورهای اسلامی 2017-12-18 16:13

    By: Majid Haghdoost

    PUIC extraordinary meeting on al-Quds

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – An Extraordinary Meeting of the PUIC Standing Committee on Palestine to address Trump's decision for relocation of US embassy to al-Quds (Jeruselam) was held Mon. in Tehran, with participation of representatives from 11 Muslim countries.

  • نشست اضطراری کمیته فلسطین، اتحادیه مجالس کشورهای اسلامی 2017-12-18 16:07

    larijani calls for action against Zionist regime

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Parliament speaker described the Israeli regime as an ‘evil bureaucracy’ in the Middle East, calling for taking actions against it.

  • WFP 2017-12-18 15:32

    Germany contributes €1mn for refugees in Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Germany in support of the UN World Food Programme (WFP) has contributed €1 million for food assistance to 30,000 most vulnerable Afghan and Iraqi refugees living in Iran.

  • مسابقات شطرنج جام ستارگان در منطقه آزاد انزلی 2017-12-18 14:47

    Iran lands 3rd at World Youth Chess Olympiad

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – National Iranian chess squad overcame Belarus to stand in the third place overall at FIDE World Youth U16 Chess Olympiad 2017 in India.

  • امیرعبدالهیان 11 2017-12-18 13:58


    OIC recognizes al-Quds as Palestine’s eternal capital

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Iranian parl. official Amir-Abdollahian said Mon. that participants at the PUIC extraordinary meeting currently underway in Tehran recognize al-Quds (Jerusalem) as the eternal capital of Palestine.

  • shamkhani 2017-12-18 13:53


    Iran to remain present in Syria

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – SNSC Secretary Ali Shamkhani said Iran continue to offer advisory services to the Syrian government until complete elimination of all terrorist groups and regardless of Zionists’ baselss claims.

  • روحانی 2017-12-18 13:25

    Rouhani felicitates Niger on Republic Day

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Iranian President Rouhani has forwarded a message of felicitation to the President of Niger on the occasion of the country’s Republic Day on Dec. 18.

  •  António Guterres 2017-12-18 12:46

    UN chief:

    Germany rejects claims on Iran's bid to buy nuke tech

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – In his 2017 report on the implementation of UN resolution 2231, Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary-General, has rejected the previous US media reports saying Iran is violating the resolution.

  • PUIC meeting 2017-12-18 12:32

    PUIC extraordinary meeting on al-Quds kicks off in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – An Extraordinary Meeting of the PUIC Standing Committee on Palestine to address the recent US move on al-Quds (Jerusalem) has kicked off in Tehran, with participation of representatives from 11 Muslim countries.

  • محمد کشاورز زاده 2017-12-18 12:24

    FM official:

    Ottawa willing to resume diplomatic ties with Tehran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – A senior official at the Iranian Foreign Ministry, while referring to Canada’s desire to resume diplomatic relations with Iran, said remaining technical issues need to be resolved by the Canadian side.

  • معارفه جانشین وزیر دفاع 2017-12-18 12:20

    MoD to file compliant, ask for missile part for inspection   

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Hatami said Mon. that the ministry’s technical department plans to file a complaint with UN over Haley’s missile-related claim and ask for a part of the missile for further inspection.

  • Railway 2017-12-18 12:14

    Rail official:

    Iran’s railroad transit up by 61%

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Railway official Hossein Ashouri said volume of transit in the country’s rail industry had grown by 61 per cent in the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (began March 21).

  • ظریف 2017-12-18 11:48

    FM Zarif:

    Iran's ties with nations date back to ancient times

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – At a conference on foreign relations history in Tehran, Iranian foreign minister said on Monday that since the ancient times Iranians have been enjoying relations with governments and nations within a context of culture and civilization.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-12-18 11:19

    Iran slams Pakistan church attack

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman has vehemently censured the Sunday terrorist attack on a church in southwestern Pakistan, killing at least nine people and injuring 35 others.

  • Syria 2017-12-18 11:00

    Syrian Army destroys 300-meter tunnel used in Eastern Ghouta

    DAMASCUS, Dec. 18 (MNA) – A Syrian Arab Army unit uncovered on Sunday a 300-meter tunnel used by terrorist organizations in the Eastern Ghouta part of Damascus Countryside.

  • سردار عباس سدهی 2017-12-18 10:59

    “Navy capable of building 200m long warships”

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Iranian military official said on Sunday that “if the government supplies appropriate budget share, the navy will be able to construct warships with a length of 200m.”