• صلاح الدین ربانی و لاوروف 2017-02-08 15:21

    Russia to host regional conf. on Afghanistan: Lavrov

    TEHRAN, Feb. 08 (MNA) – Russia has announced it will host a regional conference on Afghanistan in Moscow in mid-February, with representatives from Afghanistan, Pakistan, China, Iran and India in attendance.

  • Kabul 2017-02-08 13:17

    UNSC slams deadly terrorist attack in Kabul 

    NEW YORK, Feb. 08 (MNA) – The UN Security Council on Tuesday "condemned in the strongest terms the heinous and cowardly terrorist attack" outside the Supreme Court complex in the Afghan capital of Kabul earlier in the day, which killed at least 21 people and wounded more than 40 others.

  • UNAMA 2017-02-07 13:20

    UN calls on Afghan parties to take urgent measures to halt civilian casualties

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – The United Nations called on all warring parties in Afghanistan to take urgent steps to halt the killing and maiming of civilians, as a new UN report issued Monday recorded the highest ever number of civilian casualties in a single year, including record figures for children killed and injured in 2016.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-02-06 16:19

    FM spox.:

    Iran would help Afghanistan with snow disaster

    TEHRAN, Feb. 06 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has proposed Iran would provide help with rescue operations for victims of Afghanistan avalanche and frost.

  • کراپ‌شده - سردار سرلشکر رحیم صفوی 2017-02-02 16:59

    US in blatant weakness: military advisor

    TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (MNA) – Maj. Gen. Yahya Rahim Safavi, the top military advisor of Leader, said in a speech on Thursday, that war expenses have weakened the power of the US.

  • zarif 2017-01-29 21:48


    Iran backs UN stabilizing efforts in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Zarif said the policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran aims at establishing stability and peace in Afghanistan and supporting United Nations programs in this regard.

  • Afghanistan 2017-01-22 14:59

    41 militants killed, 25 injured in Afghanistan in past 24 hrs: gov't 

    KABUL, Jan. 22 (MNA) – At least 41 militants were killed and 25 others injured after Afghan army, police and intelligence agency personnel launched wide-scale operations against insurgents' hideouts within the past 24 hours, said a statement of Afghanistan's Defense Ministry Sunday.

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2017-01-17 09:26

    Iran strongly condemns deadly terrorist attack in Kandahar

    TEHRAN, Jan. 17 (MNA) – Iran slammed the terrorist attack in Afghanistan's Kandahar that left a number of Emirati diplomats and Afghan officials and citizens killed or injured.

  • اکران فیلم فروشنده در کابل 2017-01-15 09:36

    By: Jafar Rahimi

    'The Salesman' goes on screen in Kabul

    KABUL, Jan. 14 (MNA) – Asghar Farhadi's 'The Salesman' was displayed in Kabul of Afghanistan on Saturday.

  • Afghan forces 2017-01-14 12:28

    Afghan forces destroy Taliban weapon cache in western province 

    HERAT, Jan. 14 (MNA) – Units of Afghan army raided a Taliban hideout in Shindand district of the western Herat province and destroyed a huge weapon cache of the militants early Saturday, an army spokesman Mehdi Qadiri said.

  • دیدار وزیر امور خارجه مالی با رئیس جمهور 2017-01-12 11:19

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    Pres. Rouhani, Afghanistan CEO meet

    TEHRAN, Jan. 12 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani hosted Afghanistan CEO Abdullah Abdullah on Wednesday.

  • عبدالله عبدالله 2017-01-12 10:27

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Iran spares no effort to help Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Jan. 12 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani underlined that security and political stability are basis for Afghanistan’s development while stressing Iran’s unwavering support for the ME country.

  • Afghanistan 2017-01-11 10:15

    UN condemns terrorist attacks in Afghanistan 

    NEW YORK, Jan. 11 (MNA) – The United Nations on Tuesday condemned the terrorist attacks which took place in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, as well as in its second largest city Kandahar.

  • مضاء دفتر یادبود آیت الله هاشمی در سفارت ایران در افغانستان 2017-01-11 09:50

    By: Ali Shaygan

    Afghan diplomats sign Rafsanjani's memorial book

    TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (MNA) – Afghan senior officials as well as foreign diplomats in Kabul, Afghanistan, attended Iran's Embassy on Tuesday to sign up memorial book for the late Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2017-01-11 09:46

    Iran slams Kabul suicide bombings

    TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (MNA) – Iran has strongly condemned two suicide bombings near the Afghan Parliament in Kabul on Tue., which left dozens of people dead and wounded.

  • afghan 2017-01-11 09:09

    Afghanistan's CEO due in Tehran today

    TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (MNA) – Chief Executive Officer of Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah heading a high-ranking delegation will visit Tehran on Wednesday to confer with Iranian officials on expansion of bilateral cooperation.

  • یک روز بارانی در کابل 2017-01-04 17:10

    By: Jafar Rahimi

    A rainy day in Kabul

    KABUL, Jan. 04 (MNA) – Kabul, the Afghan capital, was under rain on Tuesday.

  • نامزدهای جلال 2016-12-20 19:47

    Finalists for Afghanistan section of Jalal Book Prize named

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Five novels and 4 short story collections composed by Afghan authors were picked by the jurors as the finalists of the newly added Afghanistan section of Jalal Al-e Ahmad Literary Award.

  • khoshroo 2016-12-20 10:49


    Intl. economic coop. with Afghanistan key to its security

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Iran's Ambassador to the United Nations Khoshroo, while stressing Iran’s support of Afghanistan, deemed expansion of economic ties with Afghans as an international responsibility which guarantees peace, stability and security.

  • سوزن‌دوزی زنان هزارستان 2016-12-08 16:51

    By: Jafar Rahimi

    Hazara women needlework

    KABUL, Dec. 08 (MNA) – A delicate handicraft of women of Hazara, a Shia minority in Afghanistan is needlework, known locally as ‘khamak;’ a sort of embroidery. Khamak is an art of tailoring beautifully-colored designs into the cloth. The highly-admirable art now is the territory of girls of different ages.

  • محمد جواد ظریف 2016-12-04 16:16

    Zarif, Ashraf Ghani meet in India

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met and conferred with Afghan president on Sunday.

  • سخنرانی ظریف 2016-12-04 12:03

    FM Zarif:

    Secure Afghanistan ‘vital to Heart of Asia region prosperity’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif stressed the country’s full support for the National Unity Government of Afghanistan, saying a secure and stable Afghanistan is vital to the prosperity of the Heart of Asia region.

  • مناره‌های تاریخی هرات 2016-11-27 21:18

    By: Amin Norouzi

    Historical minarets of Herat

    HERAT, Nov. 27 (MNA) – Historic minarets of Herat have been 12 in the past and now only five minarets remain and are being rebuilt with funding from UNESCO.

  • انفجار انتحاری در کابل 2016-11-22 16:27

    UNAMA condemns attack at the Baqer-ul Ulom mosque in Kabul

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – The UN Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) condemned Monday’s attack at the Baqer-ul Ulom mosque in Kabul that killed at least 32 civilians and injured more than 50 others, many of them children.

  • ولی الله سیف 2016-11-22 10:20

    Iran, Afghanistan to bolster banking ties

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – CBI governor, has announced that Iran is after development of banking relations with the neighboring country of Afghanistan.

  • حمله انتحاری به مسجد باقر العلوم  در شهر کابل 2016-11-22 08:54

    By: Jafar Rahimi

    Suicide bomber kills over 30 in Kabul

    KABUL, Nov. 22 (MNA) – More than 30 people have been killed in a suicide bomb blast inside Baqir-ul-uloom mosque in Afghanistan’s capital during Arbaeen processions.

  •    2016-11-21 19:53

    FM spox. condemns Kabul mosque attack

    TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has condemned a terrorist attack in Kabul which hit a mosque in Shia majority community.

  • dehghani 2016-11-19 09:07

     UN envoy:

    Iran backs promotion of security in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Nov. 19 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to UN stressed Iran’s full support for the promotion of security in Afghanistan, saying a peaceful Afghanistan will greatly contribute to the security of the region.

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-11-15 13:31

    FM rejects claims on Taliban’s presence in Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has announced that the reports on presence of Taliban elements in Iran are groundless.

  • نیروهای امنیتی افغانستان 2016-11-12 08:51

    Casualties reported as blast rocks largest US military base in Afghanistan

    MOSCOW, Nov. 12 (MNA) – An explosion rocked a US airfield in Afghanistan on Saturday, causing a number of casualties, the NATO mission to the country said in a statement.