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  • ظریف و مقام یونانی 2016-12-18 17:09

    Iran, Greece stress political will for expanding ties

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif and Greek Alternate FM for European Affairs stressed political will for expanding cooperation between the two countries.

  • علی الهادی خواننده دانمارکی مسلمان 2016-12-18 16:03

    Islamic music has still long way to go: Danish Muslim singer

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Danish Muslim singer Ali Al Hadi who is participating Islamic Unity Conf. in Tehran visited Mehr News Agency's HQ to sit with our reporters for a friendly talk on art and Islamic Unity.

  • ایران خودرو 2016-12-18 13:09

    IKCO opens branch in Armenia

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Iran Khodro Automaker company (IKCO) has opened a branch in Armenia aiming to introduce the Iranian brand to the neighboring country.

  • پارس جنوبی 2016-12-17 13:56

    British firm lifts ban on Iran’s turbines

    TEHRAN, Dec. 17 (MNA) – A British firm has lifted ban on delivery of two turbines sent by Iran’s oil industry for repair and maintenance, official says.

  • Khaled al-Jarallah 2016-12-16 18:59

    Kuwait begins joint talks with Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Kuwaiti Foreign Ministry announced beginning of mutual contacts with Iran on behalf of the Persian Gulf littoral states to mull over significant regional issues.

  • larijani 2016-12-16 16:27


    Certain regional countries seek to impede Iran’s progress

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani, while noting that, some regional states are after creating barriers to Iran’s development, stressed that the country is making headway through prudence and wisdom.

  • دیدار نتانیاهو و علی اف 2016-12-14 22:40

    Israel ties not in favor of Azerbaijan Republic

    TEHRAN, Dec. 14 (MNA) – Benjamin Netanyahu’s recent visit to Baku has raised questions as to the status the small former Soviet republic would be given in ties with Israel.

  • شیخ زکزاکی 2016-12-14 17:51

    Armed police surrounding IMN center

    TEHRAN, Dec. 14 (MNA) – Armed security forces continue to surround an IMN center in the northern Nigerian city of Sokoto in order to prevent supporters from holding their annual commemoration of the Prophet Muhammad's birthday.

  • دیدار محمد جواد ظریف وزیر امور خارجه با رافائل کوره‌آ رییس‌جمهور اکوادور 2016-12-13 22:12


    President’s directive on ISA ‘under implementation’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – FM Javad Zarif has said foreign policy machinery has accelerated implementation of President Rouhani’s directive on proper Iranian response to ISA.

  • حسن روحانی 2016-12-13 15:26

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Israel takes advantage of security issues in region

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – Iran’s President said the Israeli regime has been taking advantage of security issues in region for two decades, saying the world needs to wake up to the fact that Israel has never sought peace.

  • EF1-Iran-oil.jpg 2016-12-13 13:06

    Iran to ink $25bn new oil deals

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – PEDEC managing director has reported on plans to sign into agreements worth 25 billion dollars for expansion of two huge join fields in the post-JCPOA era.

  • belarus-iran 2016-12-13 12:44

    JCPOA result of patience, competence

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – Minister of Industry of the Republic of Belarus hailed Iran's successes in foreign policy and JCPOA implementation, adding the achievement is due to the competency of Iranian officials and patience of the nation.

  • آملی لاریجانی 2016-12-12 21:24

    Judiciary chief urges ‘crushing response’ to May remarks

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Head of Judiciary has urged foreign policy machinery to prepare a ‘crushing response’ to Theresa May’s remarks during PGCC meeting earlier last week.

  • سردار حسین دهقان، وزیر دفاع 2016-12-12 18:09

    Def. Min. departs for South Africa

    TEHRN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan has departed for Pretoria, one of South Africa’s three capitals, in a 2-day tour of the country.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2016-12-12 15:45


    Recent bombings prove frustration of terrorist groups

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi condemned the suicide truck bombing outside the busy seaport of the Somali capital, Mogadishu on Sunday.

  • 02br1 amirabdollahian.jpg 2016-12-12 13:38


    Netanyahu's visit to Baku, new intrigue in region

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Parliament Director General for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian voiced concerne on Sunday over the upcoming visit of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to Azeri capital Baku.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارتامور خارجه 2016-12-12 09:23

    Iran voices sadness over church incidents in Nigeria, Egypt

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Iran has voiced deep sadness over the church collapse in a Nigerian city and a terrorist bombing in a church in Cairo, killing as many as 100 worshipers ahead of Christian New Year.

  • محسنی اژه ای 2016-12-11 21:03

    Judiciary spox.:

    List in Salary Bill Scandal ‘longer than expected’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Judiciary spokesperson has said in his press conference GIO has prepared a list of 1500 government official possibly engaged in the SBS.

  • حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور 2016-12-11 09:41

    Rouhani condoles with Indonesia over quake casualties

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani cabled a message to his Indonesian counterpart Joko Widodo, condoling him over the deaths caused by the deadly earthquake on Pidie Jaya district.

  •    2016-12-10 19:40


    US ‘failed global leader’ after USSR collapse

    TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) – According to a Sputnik.Polls survey, the majority of people in Germany (69%), France (55%) and Italy (51%) believe that the United States did a poor job as the only superpower and global leader after the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991.

  • سمات 2016-12-08 13:21

    Iran’s CSD joins Executive Committee of ACG

    TEHRAN, Dec. 08 (MNA) – With the majority of votes at the election for the Executive Committee of the Asia-Pacific Central Securities Depository Group (ACG), the Central Securities Depository of Iran (CSDI) joins the three-member elected body.

  • سردار دهقان 2016-12-07 20:29


    Civilians used as ‘human shield’ in Aleppo

    TEHRAN, Dec. 07 (MNA) – Defense minister has told ICRC head requests for ceasefire in Aleppo is a contrivance to improve the odds of terrorists.

  • نشست خبري حسين ذوالفقاري معاون امنيتي ،انتظامي وزير كشور 2016-12-07 15:43

    Deputy-Interior Min.:

    Terrorist groups destroyed ‘quite recently’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 07 (MNA) – Deputy-interior minister for security affairs has said since Arbaeen ceremony ended, intelligence forces have thwarted a terrorist group of 3 people.

  • h 2016-12-07 12:05

    Trust Indian judiciary, ambassador says of Narges Ashtari

    TEHRAN, Dec. 07 (MNA) – On the story of an Iranian-British woman Narges Kalbasi Ashtari who is being kept in India for a crime she never committed, Indian Ambassador to Tehran Saurabh Kumar asked Iranians to trust the Indian judiciary and Indian institutions.

  • محسنی اژه ای 2016-12-07 11:42

    Judiciary spox.:

    Judiciary ‘prepared to try leaders of seditionists’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 07 (MNA) – Judiciary spokesperson has warned that some specific circles wage efforts to ‘erode the spirit of perseverance’ through extenuating abandoning Revolutionary ideals.

  • صالحی و مقام فرانسوی در وین 2016-12-07 10:25

    Salehi, French counterpart discuss bilateral ties in Vienna

    TEHRAN, Dec. 07 (MNA) – Head of AEOI Salehi met with CEA head, Verwaerde, in Vienna on Tuesday.

  • zarif 2016-12-06 15:40

    Zarif Leaves Beijing for Tokyo

    TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (MNA) – After a two day visit to Beijing, Zarif’s second stop in his trilateral tour of Asian countries the Iranian foreign minister left China for the Land of the Rising Sun.

  • larijani-Sweden 2016-12-06 11:48


    Dialogue essential to restore regional, global peace

    TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (MNA) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said the strategy of Islamic Republic of Iran is to solve issues and crises through dialogue and negotiation, which is the only way to restore peace and stability to the region and the international community.

  • عباس جعفری دولت آبادی 2016-12-05 20:30

    Judiciary in action on Salary Bill Scandal: prosecutor-general

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – Tehran’s powerful prosecutor-general said Judiciary has entered in a course of immediate action to address Salary Bill Scandal.

  • کراپ‌شده - گری لوئیس گری لوییس 2016-12-05 18:08

    FM summons UN resident coordinator

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry has summoned the UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative Gary Lewis to seek his comments about his interventionist remarks.