• shamkhani 2017-05-24 09:52

    Tehran, Moscow determined to implement security initiatives

    TEHRAN, May 24 (MNA) – Heads of national security councils of Iran and Russia, at a meeting in Moscow on Tuesday, called for execution of comprehensive security agreements between the two sides.

  • شمخانی 2017-05-23 13:29

    Shamkhani in Moscow:

    Accruing weapons never led to increased security

    TEHRAN, May 23 (MNA) – Head of Iran's Supreme National Security Council who is in Moscow for security meeting criticized Saudi Arabia’s massive arms deal with US, saying accruing weapons has never brought security for any country.  

  • اقتصاد 2017-05-23 11:56

    Iran’s share of Russian food market unsatisfactory: official

    TEHRAN, May 23 (MNA) – Head of Iran-Russia Joint Chamber of Commerce Asadollah Asgaroladi has criticized low volume of trade between Iran and Russia as compared to neighboring states.

  • نشست خبری رییس جمهور 2017-05-23 10:16

    President in 1st presser:

    Iran not to wait for US permission to test ballistic missiles

    TEHRAN, May 23 (MNA) – Iran's newly-elected president Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that the country will continue its ballistic missile program despite criticism from US officials.

  • شمخانی 2017-05-22 16:13

    Shamkhani to visit Moscow for security meeting

    TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – Head of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani will depart for the Russian capital on Tue. to attend International Meeting of High Representatives for Security Issues.

  • 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.

  • روبل 2017-05-18 14:43

    Tehran, Moscow connect card payment switches

    TEHRAN, May 18 (MNA) – In line with expansion of the country’s banking ties at an international level, banking cards switches of Iran and Russia were linked.

  • Russia 2017-05-17 16:10

    Russia supports constructive discussion of intra-Syrian talks in Geneva

    MOSCOW, May 17 (MNA) – Russia stressed its support to the constructive discussion of the entire agenda of the intra-Syrian talks in Geneva, including issues of anti-terrorism efforts and the constitution.

  • سلول های بنیادی 2017-05-08 21:46

    Tehran to host 2nd Intl. Stem Cells, Regenerative Medicine Congress

    TEHRAN, May 08 (MNA) – The second National Festival & International Congress on Stem Cell Sciences and Technologies and Regenerative Medicine will be held at Iran Summit Hall on July 13-15.

  • unsc 2017-05-08 08:57

    Russia submits UNSC draft resolution in support of de-escalation in Syria

    NEW YORK , May 08 (MNA) – A source in the Russian mission to the United Nations told Sputnik that Russian Mission to the United Nations introduced to the UN Security Council a draft resolution on de-escalation zones in Syria in support of the agreements reached in Astana last week.

  • Moscow 2017-05-07 16:08

    Russia, US ready to reactivate memo on Syrian airspace safety

    MOSCOW, May 07 (MNA) – Chief of Russian General Staff Valery Gerasimov and US counterpart Joseph Dunford confirmed, during a phone call, the sides’ readiness to fully restore the memorandum on ensuring safety and preventing incidents in the airspace of Syria, the Russian Defense Ministry reported.

  • SYRIA 2017-05-07 13:40

    Situation in Syria’s de-escalation zones stable

    MOSCOW, May 07 (MNA) – The situation in Syria’s areas, where the memorandum on the creation of de-escalation zones came into force, remains stable, the Russian center for Syrian reconciliation said Sunday.

  • astana 2017-05-07 10:17

    Memorandum on de-escalation areas in Syria released

    TEHRAN, May 07 (MNA) – During the last round of the Astana talks, representatives of Iran, Russia and Turkey signed a memorandum on creation of de-escalation areas in Syria.

  • Tehran Times interview with Velayati 2017-05-06 13:38


    Astana proposals require approval of Syrians

    TEHRAN, May 06 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Velayati, while pointing to recent Astana talks on Syria, said the raised suggestions had to be confirmed by Syrian people and government.

  • سوریه 2017-05-06 08:34

    De-escalation zones take effect in Syria

    MOSCOW, May 06 (MNA) – Safe zones across Syria have officially gone into effect as of midnight May 6 in the country.

  • astana talks 2017-05-04 16:29

    Russia, Turkey, Iran resume Syrian talks in Astana

    TEHRAN, May 04 (MNA) – Representatives of Russia, Iran and Turkey as guarantors of a nationwide ceasefire in Syria have resumed bilateral and trilateral talks in Astana on Thursday, according to TASS.

  • محمد جواد ظریف وزیر خارجه ایران 2017-05-04 13:10


    Relying on US won’t end war in region

    TEHRAN, May 04 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif said when the US and Russia have been unable to end the war in region, it is clear that following either of these two powers cannot solve the region’s problems.

  • جابری انصاری 2017-05-03 15:29

    Iran, Russia discuss Syria's latest developments in Astana

    ASTANA, May 03 (MNA) – Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari met on Wednesday with Russia's special envoy on Syria, Alexander Lavrentiev in Astana.

  • astana talks 2017-05-03 11:51

    All participants of Syrian reconciliation talks arrive in Astana

    ASTANA, May 03 (MNA) – Spokesman of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry Anuar Zhainakov said that all participants of Astana talks on the Syrian reconciliation have arrived in Kazakhstan’s capital.

  • astana 2017-05-02 14:40

    Astana Process;

    Turkey to submit armed opposition's notes on Russian offers to guarantors

    MOSCOW, May 02 (MNA) – The Turkish delegation could discuss several Russia's proposals with the armed Syrian opposition members, a diplomatic source told Sputnik.

  • شیلات 2017-05-02 09:56

    Annual fishery exports to reach $500mn

    TEHRAN, May. 02 (MNA) – An official at Iran Fisheries Organization announced that export of 450 to 500 million dollars of fisheries products has been targeted for the present Iranian year (began March 21).

  • جنگ در سوریه 2017-05-01 17:18

    Russia proposes creation of four zones of reduction of tension in Syria

    MOSCOW, May 01 (MNA) – Russian proposal on de-escalation in Syria envisage the creation of four zones of reduction of tensions in the country, with safety lines along them with checkpoints and monitoring centers.

  • dehghan and Sergey Shoigu 2017-05-01 10:49

    By: Maryam Azish

    Iran’s attendance in Moscow security confab

    TEHRAN, May 01 (MNA) – The 6th Moscow Conference on International Security recently held attended by Iran's Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan and several high-ranking defense delegations and experts from various countries.

  • dehghan 2017-05-01 09:28


    Iran ready to take on any kind of US-led coalition

    TEHRAN, May 01(MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan said that Tehran is prepared to face off any kind of US-Saudi Arabia-Israel triangle coalition.

  • Levan Jagarian 2017-04-30 14:59

    Dialogue only solution to crisis in region

    TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (MNA) – Iranian Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said the political dialogue is the only solution to the crisis in the region and must be given serious attention by all sides who pursue peace and stability.

  • گفتگو با دکتر کمالوند معاون سازمان انرژی اتمی 2017-04-29 13:56

    AEOI discusses nuclear coop. with Russia

    TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (MNA) – Deputy Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Kamalvandi held talks with a number of Russian officials at Rosatom on expansion of nuclear cooperation between the two countries.

  • Ahmet Uzumcu 2017-04-29 12:17

    OPCW ready to send experts to Syria’s Khan Sheikhoun

    HAGUE, Apr. 29 (MNA) – The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is ready to send its experts to Khan Sheikhoun in Idleb countryside.

  • ولی الله سیف 2017-04-29 09:46


    Russia, Turkey to undertake Iran’s intl. settlements

    TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (MNA) – CBI governor has announced that Iran’s international settlements will be transferred from south Persian Gulf littoral states to Russia and Turkey.

  • جنگ در سوریه 2017-04-29 08:29

    Russian, Syrian officials discuss foreign attacks against Arab country

    MOSCOW, Apr. 29 (MNA) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov and Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riyad Haddad on Friday discussed the recent attacks conducted by Turkey and Israel against the targets in Syria, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

  • دیدار علی شمخانی با نماینده ویژه رئیس جمهور روسیه 2017-04-27 14:08


    US' meddling in Syria to bear no fruit

    TEHRAN, Apr. 27 (MNA) – Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani said here on Thursday that terrorism is passing through borders like a dangerous virus.