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  • White House: Trump to announce Iran strategy 2017-10-12 22:11

    Trump to announce new Iran strategy Friday

    EHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – US President Donald Trump will announce his administration’s new strategy on Iran at 12:45 p.m. EDT (1645 GMT) on Friday, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said.

  • روسیه و ناتو 2017-10-12 21:57

    Russia to withdraw from NATO Act: MP

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – The Russia-NATO collaboration could be in jeopardy over the US' recent moves to enhance its military presence in Europe.

  • دونالد ترامپ 2017-10-12 19:32

    US withdraws from UNESCO over "anti-Israel bias"

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – The US has announced that it will withdraw from UNESCO at the end of 2018, citing a need for reform and an anti-Israel bias in the organization.

  • علی لاریجانی 2017-10-12 18:21

    Larijani leaves for Russia to attend IPU

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has departed for Russia to take part in the 137th IPU Assembly which will kick off on Saturday.

  • فرود دو فروند هواپیمای ای تی ار خریداری شده در تهران 2017-10-12 18:13

    Iran Air CEO:

    Contract finalized on purchase of 6 more ATR aircraft

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iran Air (HOMA) CEO Farzaneh Sharafbafi announced Thu. that the contract on the purchase of six more ATR aircraft has been finalized with the Franco-Italian plane manufacturer.

  • حسین امیرعبداللهیان 2017-10-12 17:21


    Iran welcomes further parliamentary ties with Uruguay

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Parliament's General Director for International Affairs said Thu. that Iran welcomes expanding parliamentary ties with Uruguay.

  • Putin, Rouhani 2017-10-12 17:20

    Russia's Putin to visit Iran on Nov. 1

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – According to TASS news agency, Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to visit Iran by the end of this year.

  • محسن رضایی 2017-10-12 16:09

    Rezaei urges Trump to recall 2016 Farsi Island incident

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – A former commander of the Iran Revolutionary Guards Corps waned US President Trump not to forget 2016 Farsi Island incident, noting “your dreams will not come true.”

  • حیدر العبادی 2017-10-12 16:04

    Army not to be used against Kurds: Iraqi PM

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) –While Iraqi Kurdistan region's offiicials in attempt to create a psychological war agains Baghdad claimed baghdad is preparing for military action against Kurdish region, al-Abadi said in televised comments broadcast on Iraqi state television,“We won’t use the army against the people and we won’t wage a war against the Kurdish people."

  • اردوغان 2017-10-12 15:49

    Turkey not to buy US arms anymore: Erdoğan

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Oct. 12 that if the US does not accept Turkey the way it is "then we do not need you."

  • کشتی پیشکسوتان 2017-10-12 15:39

    Iran wins 1 gold, 2 bronze at World Veteran Wrestling C'ship

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iranian representatives won a gold and two bronze medals on the second day of 2017 World Veteran Wrestling Championship held in Bulgaria.

  • ماریا زاخارووا 2017-10-12 15:33

    Russia receives no response to its proposal to Iran, S Arabia

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Neither of the two Middle Eastern countries has responded to a Moscow initiative to serve as a mediator in their bilateral conflict, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Thursday.

  • مسعود کرباسیان وزیر امور اقتصاد و دارایی 2017-10-12 15:24

    Iran's economy min. heads for Washington DC to attend World Bank Summit

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Masoud Karbasian headed for Washington DC to attend 2017 Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund.

  • بازدید دانشجویان خبرنگاری دانمارک از خبرگزاری مهر 2017-10-12 13:16

    By: Mohammadreza Abbasi

    Danish journalism students visit MNA HQ

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – A group of Danish journalism students visited Mehr News Agency HQ on Tuesday and met the different sections of the site.

  • ظریف تلفن 2017-10-12 13:15

    Zarif talks JCPOA with German FM, EU's Mogherini 

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif has held talks with EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini and German FM Sigmar Gabriel on the nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers known as JCPOA.

  • ارائه حکم جدید دکتر رهبر به عنوان رئیس دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی توسط دکتر علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-10-12 13:13


    Other JCPOA signatories should keep US committed to deal

    EHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Senior Adviser to Iran's Leader Velayati called on the other five signatories to Iran’s nuclear deal to force US into complying with its commitments under the international agreement.

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-10-12 13:12

    Iran’s MoD:

    US blacklisting of IRGC ‘terrorist act’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s Minister of Defense Hatami said Trump administration’s measure to sanction and label Iran’s Guard Corps as a terrorist organization is a “terrorist act”.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-10-12 12:22

    FM spox:

    Iran believes in ‘united, democratic’ Spain  

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s principled positions call for a united and democratic Spain with respect to the rule of law and avoidance of violence, FM spokesman Ghasemi said Thur. in reaction to Catalonia’s bid for independence from Spain.

  • وزارت خارجه روسیه.jpg 2017-10-12 12:17

    US destroys relations with Moscow: Russia

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Moscow has expressed protest to Washington in connection with Russian flags removal from Russian diplomatic properties in the US, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday.

  • فدریکا موگرینی 2017-10-12 12:03

    Retreat from JCPOA to damage trust in US: EU

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – President Donald Trump’s possible withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal could dissuade other nations from entering agreements with the US, European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Wednesday.

  • علی لاریجانی رئیس مجلس شورای اسلامی 2017-10-12 10:58

    Larijani calls for border markets with Pakistan

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker Larijani called for establishment of border markets with Pakistan, voicing Iran’s interest to help with the growth of Balochistan through trade and economic transactions.

  • علی اکبر صالحی 2017-10-12 10:35


    Iran keen on keeping JCPOA alive, but not at any cost

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iranian nuclear chief Salehi said Wed. that Tehran would like to keep the nuclear deal alive, but not at any cost, referring to Trump’s possible move to walk away from the agreement.

  • دیدار وزیر خارجه تانزانیا با وزیر اقتصاد ایران 2017-10-12 10:34

    By: Majid Haghdoost

    Iran's economic min., Tanzanian FM meet in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Masoud Karbasian met with Tanzanian Foreign Minister Augustine Mahiga on Wednesday in Tehran.

  • فیلم پایان 2017-10-12 10:33

    ‘Finish’ to premiere at Tirana Intl. Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iranian short ‘Finish’ directed by Saeed Naghavian will premiere at Tirana International Film Festival.

  • غلامعلی خوشرو سفیر ایران در سازمان ملل متحد 2017-10-12 10:02

    Iran’s UN envoy:

    US withdrawal from JCPOA to globally discredit US

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s UN envoy Gholamali Khoshroo said US withdrawal from JCPOA indicates the country's global discredit.

  • آیین گرامیداشت روز حافظ در شیراز 2017-10-12 09:00

    By: Amin Berenjkar

    Celebration of Hafez Day in Shiraz

    SHIRAZ, Oct. 12 (MNA) – The ceremony commemorating Hafez's anniversary was held at the Tomb of Hafez, in the presence of Seyed Abbas Salehi, Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance, Ali Asghar Mounesan, Head of Cultural Heritage and Tourism Organization, and a group of senior officials of Fars province.

  • کنگره آمریکا 2017-10-12 07:10

    US lawmakers urge Trump to stay in Iran deal to save national security

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) –Earlier Wednesday, Republican and Democratic leaders of the US House Foreign Affairs Committee urged Trump against abandoning the Iran nuclear deal on eve of Trump's decision to decertify the JCPOA.

  • Trump 2017-10-12 06:47

    Trump slams JCPOA as 'incompetently drawn'

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – US President Donald Trump called the Iran deal "incompetently drawn" in an interview with Fox News on Wednesday night.

  • فرانکفورت 2017-10-11 22:47

    Iran pavilion opens in Frankfurt Book Fair

    TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (MNA) – At a ceremony, featuring Iranian figures like Amir Masoud Shahram-Nia, the Managing Director of Iran's Cultural Exhibitions Institute, Iran’s pavilion was opened at the 69th edition of Frankfurt Book Fair.

  • china-US 2017-10-11 21:10

    China to boost defense in disputed South China Sea

    TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (MNA) – Beijing has condemned "provocative" actions by Washington after a US destroyer sailed near the disputed Paracel islands in the South China Sea, saying it will beef up its defense to respond to new challenges.