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  • zarif 2016-04-18 08:55

    Zarif to meet US counterpart in NY

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif left Tehran for New York early Monday morning to attend Paris Agreement signing ceremony.

  • جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2016-04-16 15:26

    Iranian movies to go on screen at UCLA event

    TEHRAN, Apr. 16 (MNA) – 13 documentary, animated and feature movies of Iranian cinema will be showcased at UCLA Film Festival.

  • Marcus Papadopoulos 2016-04-13 11:07

    West allowed Turkey to become base for ISIL

    TEHRAN, Apr. 13 (MNA) – A London-based political activist blames the United States for preparing the ground for ISIL and a ‘new generation of sympathizers and recruits to extremist Islam’ to be born.

  • علي اكبر ولايتي 2016-04-11 09:43


    Kerry in no position to discuss Iran's defense power

    TEHRAN, Apr. 11 (MNA) – Head of Iran’s Strategic Research Center said US Secretary of State John Kerry is in no position to talk over Iran’s defense power.

  • دیدار عیدانه فرماندهان ارشد نیروهای مسلح 2016-04-10 19:46

    Leader urges Armed Forces to reinforce spiritual motivations, military might

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution underlined that the main task of the Armed Forces is guarding the national security, therefore they are required to enhance their spiritual motivation and military might.

  • VELAYATI 2016-04-10 16:08


    ‘Assad still Iran’s redline’

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Head of Iran’s Strategic Research Center, noting the US’ interventionist policies in Middle East called John Kerry’s remarks on Iran baseless and reaffirmed that Syrian President Bashar Assad is still Iran’s redline.

  • عراقچی 2016-04-03 16:25


    US Treasury blocking Iran’s trade with overseas companies

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – Iran’s deputy minister for legal and international affairs has said Iran’s missile program had never been a matter of negotiation during nuclear talks with the 5+1.

  • international nuclear security summit 2016-03-31 12:35

    Russia absent from security summit due to lack of understanding

    MOSCOW, Mar. 31 (MNA) – Russian President Vladimir Putin will be absent from the international nuclear security summit in Washington due to lack of understanding, as per the Kremlin's announcement.

  • LEADER 2016-03-20 21:55

    US not fulfilling its JCPOA commitments

    MASHHAD, Mar. 20 (MNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei said US did not deliver on its pledges regarding the JCPOA.

  • de mistura 2016-03-19 10:24

    UN hopes to get progress on dialogue in Geneva

    NEW YORK, Mar. 19 (MNA) – The special envoy of the United Nations for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, pointed out today that the dialogue between the government and the opponents in Geneva would be centered next week in reaching a minimal consensus platform.

  • military drill 2016-03-12 15:14

    N Korea protests against Seoul-Washington drill

    SEOUL, Mar. 12 (MNA) – North Korea said Saturday it will seek retaliation against the latest joint military drill conducted by Seoul and Washington, adding it is "waiting for the moment to punish the aggressors."

  • سرگئی لاوروف 2016-02-26 18:33


    Russia supports agreement with US on cessation of hostilities in Syria

    MOSCOW, Feb. 26 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov affirmed on Friday that it is unacceptable to set preconditions for the Syrian-Syrian in Geneva, pointing out that forming the International Syria Support Group (ISSG) is lifting the international efforts to resolve the crisis in Syria to a new level.

  • روحانی و پوتین 2016-02-24 17:44


    ‘Cessation of hostilities’ should not help terrorists to reorganize

    TEHRAN, Feb. 24 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has told Russian President Vladimir Putin in a phone call Syrian borders should strictly be controlled to cut the influx of terrorists during ceasefire.

  • russia 2016-02-24 09:06

    Russia takes steps to implement truce in Syria

    MOSCOW, Feb. 24 (MNA) – Spokesman for the Russian Defense Ministry, Maj. Gen. Ígor Konashenkov, said Tuesday that he established the center of coordination for reconciliation of the parties in conflict in the air base of Jmeimim, Syria.

  • UN 2016-02-24 08:52

    UN welcomes Obama's plan to close Guantanamo prison

    NEW YORK, Feb. 24 (MNA) – Senior United Nations officials welcomed the plan by US President Barack Obama to close the controversial Guantanamo Bay prison.

  • نشست یکروزه اسلام و مسیحیت 2016-02-07 11:33

    Islam, Christianity meeting at Church of St. Augustine

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – The one-day meeting of Islam and Christianity in collaboration with the Islamic Center of England and Muslim-Christian Dialogue Center, was held at the Church of St. Augustine in Minnesota, USA.

  • cuba us flag.jpg 2016-01-27 09:02

    US announces amendments to sanctions against Cuba

    WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 (MNA) – The US Departments of Treasury and Commerce announced Tuesday new amendments to the Cuban Assets Control regulations (CACR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR).

  • پوستر بین المللی فیلم فصل فراموشی فریبا 2016-01-24 13:19

    'Oblivion Season' to vie at American filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (MNA) – 'Oblivion Season' will be displayed at Queens International Film Festival in New York.

  • syrian army 2016-01-23 08:54

    Syrian troops fighting in 15 fronts with Russian support

    MOSCOW, Jan. 23 (MNA) – Syrian ground troops are fighting in 15 different fronts, and in 10 of them, they managed to start an offensive against the ISIL and other terrorist groups, thanks to the support they are receiving from Russia, said a military source here Friday.

  • فیلم ملبورن 2016-01-20 10:21

    American film festivals to showcase Melbourne

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – Nima Javidi’s feature film Melbourne will be screened in four American film festivals over the next few weeks.

  • پیام آقا 2016-01-19 14:38

    Leader’s response highlights ‘Iranian mistrust of US’

    TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has responded to President Rouhani’s letter, believes removal of sanctions still would not suffice to bring a boom to economy.

  • UN 2016-01-12 09:35

    UN experts urge US to close Guantanamo prison

    NEW YORK, Jan. 12 (MNA) – UN human rights experts urged the US government to close Guantanamo prison as the only way to put an end to impunity and violations prevailing there.

  •  انیمیشن «استریپی» 2016-01-09 16:49

    'Stripy' to vie in NY intl. children's filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (MNA) – Short animated piece ‘Stripy’ directed by Babak and Behnoud Nekooei has been invited to participate in 2016 New York International Children’s Film Festival.

  • 1667183.jpg 2016-01-07 16:35

    Story of a Rainy Night wins San Pedro Filmfest  

    TEHRAN, Jan. 07 (MNA) – The acclaimed Iranian short film The Story of A Rainy Night by Mehdi Fard Ghaderi won the jury’s nod at San Pedro International Film Festival.     

  • rouhani 2015-12-31 22:06

    Rouhani orders acceleration of missile program

    TEHRAN, Dec. 31 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has issued a decree urging Defense Ministry to continue Iran’s missile program with more promptness and sincerity, as a response to reports on US preparing of sanctions regarding the program.

  • IRGC 2015-12-31 15:14

    IRGC rebuts rocket test near US warships

    TEHRAN, Dec. 31 (MNA) – IRGC’s public relations office dismissed the claims made by Americans about any rocket or missile launch in the Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf.

  • russia 2015-12-23 09:31

    US, UK refuse to cooperate with Russia in Syria

    MOSCOW, Dec. 23 (MNA) – The Russian ambassador to London, Alexander Yakovenko, deplored that Washington and the United Kingdom refused to exchange information on the positions of the ISIL and other terrorist groups in Syria.

  • 1671283.jpg 2015-12-20 12:23


    US visa waiver reform violates JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Speaking among reporters, Iranian senior MP slammed US recent plan on visa issuance, and further underlined the US failure in changing the political structure in Syria.

  • zarif-kerry 2015-12-20 11:12


    Iran sees ‘mixed signals’ from US, proposed visa waiver changes ‘absurd’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, speaking to Al-Monitor in New York following a UN Security Council meeting on Syria on Dec. 18, said it remains to be seen if US-Iran relations would ease in the wake of the implementation of the Iran nuclear deal as early as next month.

  • اوباما لبخند 2015-12-16 09:39

    US president rejects Republican hostility towards Muslims

    WASHINGTON, Dec. 16 (MNA) – President Barack Obama condemned Tuesday the expressions from Republican candidates to the elections of 2016 against the Muslims, and highlighted the important role of immigrants in the history of the United States.