European Union



  • ec.png 2016-01-06 10:14

    EC calls for meeting on re-establishment of border controls

    BRUSSELS, Jan. 06 (MNA) – The European Commission (EC) reported today that it called Sweden, Denmark and Germany to a meeting in this capital today to analyze the re-establishment of border controls by the two first, aimed at stemming refugees’ flow.

  • UNHCR 2015-12-31 13:45

    Most migrants arriving in Europe flee war

    GENEVA, Dec. 31 (MNA) – Most of the migrants who has arrived in Europe this year flee war and need international protection, said a report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

  • frontex 2015-12-30 08:58

    Frontex sends 300 guards in migrant mission to Greece

    BRUSSELS, Dec. 30 (MNA) – European Union border agency Frontex said it had started to deploy almost 300 officers and 15 vessels on Greek islands to help Athens cope with the massive influx of migrants to its shores.

  • UNHCR 2015-12-23 08:50

    UN: half of immigrants arriving in EU are Syrians

    NEW YORK, Dec. 23 (MNA) – Half of the over one million people who arrived in Europe this year during the migration crisis came from Syria, said the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

  • russia 2015-12-22 09:01

    Russia: link of sanctions with Ukrainian conflict unacceptable

    MOSCOW, Dec. 22 (MNA) – Russia regarded as unacceptable, illogical and artificial the link of the sanctions imposed by the European Union (EU) with a solution of the conflict in southeastern Ukraine, when this Eurasian country is not part of the crisis.

  •   2015-12-19 20:38

    EC Chief Spokesperson:

    EU crucial in deescalating Turkey-Russia tension

    TEHRAN, Dec. 19 (MNA) – The European Commission Chief Spokesperson has told Mehr News EU residents going to and coming back from Syria are hidden threats to the EU countries.

  • UK EU 2015-12-18 17:58

    Most British people would rather leave EU: Poll

    LONDON, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Most British people would prefer to leave the European Union (EU), according to a poll publishedon Thursday.

  • Jean-Claude Juncker 2015-12-17 12:02

    Schengen Treaty defended in light of migration crisis

    BRUSSELS, Dec. 17 (MNA) – The chairman of the European Commission (EC), Jean-Claude Juncker, on Wednesday defended the protection of the Schengen Treaty and presented a new plan to protect the bloc's border, and repeated the assistance to Turkey to stop the inflow of immigrants.

  • پرچم دانمارک 2015-12-16 10:55

    Denmark announces intentions to reestablish border control

    BRUSSELS, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Denmark reported to the European Commission (EC) its intention to reestablish the control at the border with Germany as a response to the decision by Sweden to increase control at its border areas, a community spokeswoman said Tuesday.

  • EU 2015-12-16 08:47

    EU boosts plan to step up external borders control

    BRUSSELS, Dec. 16 (MNA) – The European Commission (EC) boosted a project aimed at strengthening control of external borders of the regional bloc in the countries overcrowded by migration flow, through the creation of a border guard and a coastal one.

  • Diana Johnstone 2015-12-13 13:51

    French leaders blind following of US suicidal

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – American political writer believes that Paris terrorist attacks proved that the French leaders are wrong in following the policies of the United States.

  • بحران مالی یونان 2015-12-09 11:32

    Creditors negotiate with Greece new economic package

    ATHENS, Dec. 09 (MNA) – Creditors of Greece began Tuesday in this capital the negotiations for an upcoming package of measures, among which experts consider sensitive issues.

  • هتل کوبورگ 2015-12-06 20:22

    Vienna Palais Coburg to host joint deputy commission

    TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (MNA) – Palais Coburg in Vienna will host second session of deputy-level meeting of JCPOA on Monday.

  • درگیری بین پلیس و مهاجران در مرز مقدونیه‎ 2015-12-02 10:35

    Macedonia closes borders with Greece to avoid refugees passage

    SKOPJE, Dec. 02 (MNA) – The government of Macedonia completed on Tuesday the construction of a fence along its southern border with Greece, to avoid the passage of thousands refugees, among which the number of children raises.

  • مراسم استقبال رسمی از نخست وزیر مجارستان 2015-11-30 16:29

    In a presser in Tehran;

    New chapter in Tehran-Budapest ties: Hungarian PM

    TEHRAN, Nov. 30 (MNA) – Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán deemed his talks with Iranian Vice-President the most productive in his work experience, saying new relations have been established on bilateral cooperation.

  • نیکولاس کوزیاس 2015-11-29 15:22

    Greek FM

    ‘Middle East in need of peace’

    TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) – Visiting Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias stressed that Middle East needs peace and diplomacy weapons should work instead of war weapons.

  • oil 2015-11-28 22:21

    Talks with EU, US over lifting oil sanctions started

    TEHRAN, Nov. 28 (MNA) – Iran’s deputy oil minister told the media that Iran’s negotiations with European and American sides for removing oil sanctions have started.  

  • JUNKER 2015-11-26 13:25

    EC rejects putting immigrants on level with terrorists

    Brussels, Nov. 26 (MNA) – The president of the European Commission (EC), Jean-Claude Juncker, criticized the tendency to put immigrants and refugees on level with potential terrorists.

  • دیدار نخست وزیر الجزایر با علی لاریجانی 2015-11-25 22:16


    Turkey committing ‘error of judgement’ on downing Russian plane

    TEHRAN, Nov. 25 (MNA) – Iran’s Parliament speaker has denounced Turkey’s downing of Russian fighter jet, believing the US backing the act was equally a hamartia.

  • دیدار رییس مجلس صربستان و وزیر خارجه قزاقستان با محمد جواد ظریف وزیر خارجه 2015-11-25 14:12

    Iran, Serbia eager to enhance ties

    TEHRAN, Nov. 25 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined the need for further expansion of ties between Iran and Serbia.

  • دیدار رئیس جمهوری ونزوئلا با رهبر انقلاب 2015-11-23 14:06

    Leader: Independent states’ progress via ‘victory in war of wills’

    TEHRAN, Nov. 23 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayat. Khamenei says victory of independent nations in resisting American- and European-backed governments relies on public support and their active participation in society.  

  • israel 2015-11-23 12:18

    By: Carlos Latuff

    Israeli homecooked atrocities

    TEHRAN, Nov. 23 (MNA) – In a small -- in economic terms -- but symbolic gesture the European Union will no longer permit goods made in territories illegally occupied by Israel and imported into Europe to be labeled ‘made in Israel.'

  • mogherini 2015-11-23 09:22

    EU chief issues statement on Arak Official Document

    TEHRAN, Nov. 23 (MNA) – High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini issued a statement on the conclusion of an Official Document regarding the modernization of the Arak reactor in Iran.

  • turkey 2015-11-21 12:37

    Turkey, EU intensify talk over migration plan

    ANKARA, Nov. 21 (MNA) – Turkey intensified negotiations with the European Union (EU) over the financial assistance aimed at accommodating 2 million refugees in this country, the media said yesterday in Turkish capital.

  •   2015-11-21 09:29

    IHRC launches new report on Islamophobia in UK

    TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (MNA) – The Islamic Human Rights Commission has successfully hosted the launch of its latest publication 'Environment of Hate: The New Normal for Muslims in the UK.'

  • UNHCR 2015-11-18 10:13

    UNHCR concerned about treatment to migrants after attacks

    GENEVA, Nov. 18 (MNA) – The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) expressed his concern about the measures adopted by some countries after recent attacks against the French capital, many of which are affecting undocumented people.

  • PARIS 2015-11-17 09:44

    France announces climate summit will be reduced to negotiation

    PARIS, Nov. 17 (MNA) – While the French government said that the world summit on climate change will still be held, the event will be reduced to negotiating, announced Monday the Prime Minister Manuel Valls.

  • islam 2015-11-15 15:30

    EU Union of Shia Scholars denounce Beirut, Paris terror attacks

    TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (MNA) – Head of Islamic European Union of Shia Scholars and Theologians, during his speech at the fourth conference of dialogs among religions in Hamburg on Saturday, strongly condemned the recent terror attacks in Lebanon and France which left more than 150 innocent people dead and over 200 others wounded.

  • austria 2015-11-14 11:38

    Austria to build fence on border with Slovenia

    VIENNA, Nov. 14 (MNA) – The Austrian Government announced Friday building a-four kilometer fence on the border with Slovenia in order to control the growing migration flow.

  • اردوغان 2015-11-14 09:09

    Turkey criticizes Europe for turning back on Syrian refugees

    ANKARA, Nov. 14 (MNA) – The Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, criticized European countries for paying little attention to the serious problem of dealing with 2.2 million of Syrian refugees in his country.