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  • Slovakia 2017-04-08 19:38

    Iran, Slovakia sign MoU on cultural coop.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Iranian Culture Minister Salehi Amiri and Slovak Minister of Culture Marek Maďarič reiterated on Saturday the need for cooperation in the fields of film, books and visual arts.

  • علی لاریجانی 2017-04-08 18:56

    Parl. Speaker:

    Trade central to Iran-Hungary relations

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Parliament speaker has received Hungarian deputy PM to discuss bilateral trade and other matters of mutual interest.

  • ron paul 2017-04-08 16:26

    Ron Paul:

    US strike on Syria helping ISIS, Al-Qaeda

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – In an interview with RT, Chairman and founder of The Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity, Ron Paul, said the evidence of Pres. Assad being behind the chemical attack has not been presented and the US strike on Syria is helping 'ISIS, Al-Qaeda, and the enemy they are supposed to be fighting'.

  • بادکنک 2017-04-08 16:17

    Iranian short ‘The Balloon’ to vie at Indian, US festivals

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Iranian short film ‘The Balloon’, directed by Saeed Karimi, will compete at the US and Indian festivals.

  • دیدارهای امروز وزیر امورخارجه 2017-04-08 16:14

    FM Zarif:

    Syria had no reason to use chemical weapons

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif said the Syrian army had been faring well while the opposition were in despair, thus the Syrian government had no political or military need to use chemical weapons that it did not even have.

  • Daraa 2017-04-08 16:01

    Syrian army kills number of Nusra leaders in Daraa countryside

    DARAA, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Syrian army units killed a number of terrorists including leaders of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization in Bosra al-Sham and Daraa al-Balad area in Daraa southern province.

  • germans 2017-04-08 15:38

    Brits, French & Germans:

    Success of right-wing parties due to unfulfilled government promises

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – The latest Sputnik.Polls survey reveals that European right-wing parties have gained more popularity due to unfulfilled government promises.

  • همایش ملی اقتصاد مقاومتی و توسعه روستایی 2017-04-08 15:34

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Natl. Conf. on Resistance Economy, Rural Development

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani attended the National Conference on Resistance Economy and Rural Development on Saturday.

  • جشنواره امریکایی 2017-04-08 15:09

    US FCI to screen Iran's 'For Freedom'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – The 6th Festival Cinema Invisible (FCI) will screen Iranian animated movie ‘For Freedom’, directed by Ahmad Khoshtinat.

  • نیروی دریایی ایران 2017-04-08 15:08

    Navy fleet departs for Oman

    BANDAR ABBAS, Apr. 08 (MNA) – An Army Navy fleet has set off for Oman with plans to jointly hold a marine rescue operation replica with Omani Navy.

  • دیدارهای امروز وزیر امورخارجه 2017-04-08 14:29

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    Zarif meets with officials of Hungary, Singapore

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minsiter Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday visited with Singapore's Senior Minister of State (SMS) for Defense and Foreign Affairs Mohamad Maliki Osman and Deputy Prime Minister of Hungary Zsolt Semjén.

  •  al-Waer 2017-04-08 14:24

    Fourth batch of gunmen starts to leave al-Waer in Syria

    HOMS, Apr. 08 (MNA) – The fourth batch of gunmen and some of their family members which rejected to join the reconciliation agreement started to leave on Saturday al-Waer neighborhood in a step towards evacuating the area from arms and gunmen and paving the way for the return of governmental institutions to it.

  • گردشگران نوروزی در مسجد وکیل شیراز 2017-04-08 14:12

    Malaysian students in Iran; dispelling misconceptions

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – A group of Malaysian students visiting Iran sat down with Mehr News Agency to discuss their previously-held beliefs about the country and how their trip had been pivotal in dispelling their misconceptions about Iran.

  • ارتش کره شمالی‎ 2017-04-08 13:17


    Preemptive strike warning against US

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – The north Korean Foreign Ministry in a memorandum on Friday stressed that it has a legitimate right to make a resolute preemptive attack to frustrate the moves for imminent and full-phased aggression and war made by the US against it.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-04-08 13:05

    Iran slams terror attack in Sweden

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Spokesperson of Iran’s Foreign Ministry, while condemning the Stockholm truck attack, said uprooting terrorism required serious determination, honesty and global consensus.

  • Rwanda Genocide 2017-04-08 13:02

    Guterres calls for assurance Rwanda Genocide never occurs again

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres in his message on the International Day for Reflection on the Genocide in Rwanda, 7 April 2017, said the only way to truly honour the memory of those who were killed in Rwanda is to ensure that such events never occur again.

  • Iran-Kazakhstan 2017-04-08 12:48

    Iranian, Kazakh provinces ink agricultural MoU

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Head of Gorgan Chamber of Commerce said a cooperation agreement has been inked in agriculture sector between Iran’s Golestan province and Kyzylorda Region of Kazakhstan.

  • Rouhani 2017-04-08 12:33


    Intl. fact-finding cmte. should address Syria's chemical episode

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has called for an international fact-finding committee to look into the issue of Syrian chemical episode.

  • damavand destroyer 2017-04-08 12:22

    Navy flotilla makes 1st voyage to Kazakhstan

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Army Navy’s ‘Peace and Friendship’ flotilla has left Anzali Port city in southern shores of Caspian Sea to arrive in Aktau port city in Kazakhstan.

  • تظاهرات علیه حمله به سوریه در آمریکا 2017-04-08 12:16

    Hundreds of people in NY demonstrate against US aggression on Syria

    NEW YORK, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Hundreds of the Americans on Friday demonstrated in protest against the US aggression on Syria.

  • fiff 2017-04-08 12:03

    Top Iranian films up for grabs at Fajr Film Market

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – The 35th Fajr International Film Festival has unveiled high profile acquisitions of Iranian films in the sidebar 20th Film Market.

  • unsc 2017-04-08 11:41

    Syria UN official:

    US aggression on Syria wrong message to terrorists to use chemical weapons

    NEW YORK, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Deputized chargé d’affaires of Syria’s permanent delegation at the UN Munzer Munzer said that the blatant US aggression on Syria sends the wrong message to terrorists as it will encourage them to use chemical weapons in the future.

  • حمله موشکی آمریکا به سوریه‎ 2017-04-08 11:28

    Khan Shaykhun accusations justification for US missile attack

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – The United States carried out a cruise missile attack on the Syrian military airfield in Ash Sha’irat as a response to the reported chemical weapon use in Syria's Idlib.

  • tehrun 2017-04-08 11:28


    TehRUN marathon breaks barriers by building bridges

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Sebastiaan Straten, Organizer of First Tehran International Persian Run also dubbed TehRUN, expressed hope that the event would cross bridges and break barriers between nations.

  • Guterres 2017-04-08 11:14


    No alternative for political solution for crisis in Syria

    NEW YORK, Apr. 08 (MNA) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres affirmed that there’s no alternative for a political solution for the crisis in Syria, calling for self-restraint following the US aggression against Syria.

  • حمله موشکی آمریکا به سوریه 2017-04-08 10:55

    VIDEO: Footage from Syria's Al-Shayrat Airbase

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – On April 7, between 3.42am and 3.56am, a massive rocket attack was carried out from an area near Crete Island in the Mediterranean Sea. Two destroyers of the US Navy (USS Ross and USS Porter) launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the Syrian Al-Shayrat airbase in Homs Province.

  • مسابقات بین المللی ربوکاپ آزاد ایران 2017-04-08 10:54

    Iran’s MRL team comes 1st at RoboCup IranOpen 201​7

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – The Iranian MRL team from Qazvin Islamic Azad University won the championship title by obtaining six top places at the 12th RoboCup Iran Open competitions. 

  • فرار از موصل‎ 2017-04-08 10:17

    Mosul military operation forces 500k people to flee

    MOSUL, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Mosul municipality chief said that up to 500,000 people have fled the northern Iraqi city of Mosul since the government troops launched an operation aimed at liberation of the city from ISIL.

  • khoshroo 2017-04-08 09:45

    Iran UN envoy:

    Asylum seekers symptoms of deeper problems

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Iran’s permanent representative envoy to the UN Khoshroo said refugees were subjects of international shared responsibility and protection as well as being symptoms of deeper problems.

  • shamkhani 2017-04-08 09:34


    US strike on Syria aims at bolstering terrorism

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Head of Iran’s SNSC Ali Shamkhani stressed that the US cruise missile attack on a Syrian army airbase on Fri. was politically-motivated aimed at bolstering terrorism, adding Iran was closely monitoring the developments in Syria.