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  • Hajj 2017-04-19 15:43

    S Arabia accepts Iran's condition to ensure Hajj pilgrims' safety

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – A member of the Iranian Parliament's Presiding Board Akbar Ranjbarzadeh said Saudi Arabia has accepted Iran’s demands to ensure the safety, dignity and health of Iranian Hajj pilgrims.

  • تظاهرات علیه نتیجه رفراندوم ترکیه 2017-04-19 15:13

    Protests continue as Turkey extends state of emergency

    ANKARA, Apr. 19 (MNA) – The opposition Republican People's Party's deputy chair said that opposition believes that the extension of the country's state of emergency by Ankara is a deliberate attempt to silence objectors of and suppress protests against the outcome of Sunday's constitutional referendum on expanding presidential powers.

  • بازگشت وضعیت حلب به شرایط عادی‎ 2017-04-19 14:55

    Dozens of casualties reported in Aleppo bomb blast

    MOSCOW, Apr. 19 (MNA) – A bomb exploded in Aleppo's Salah al-Din district on Wednesday, killing six and wounding 32 people, Syrian State Television reported.

  • zarif 2017-04-19 13:54

    Iran, Kyrgyzstan ready for comprehensive cooperation

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Iranian and Georgian foreign ministers held a session in Bishkek to investigate venues for comprehensive reinvigoration of multilateral ties especially in economic arenas.

  • دیدار فرماندهان و کارکنان ارتش با رهبر انقلاب 2017-04-19 13:01

    Leader receives commanders of Armed Forces

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei met with senior commanders of the Iranian Armed Forces on Wednesday, marking the National Army Day.

  • رهبر انقلاب در جمع فرماندهان ارتش 2017-04-19 12:46


    Fear of enemies’ threats plunges country into desolation

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayat. Khamenei said Wed. that being fearful and anxious of enemies’ threats and affected by hostile treatment of major powers is the start of a country’s decent into desolation.

  • Chynybai Tursunbekov 2017-04-19 11:40

    Speaker of Kyrgyz parliament due in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Speaker of Kyrgyzstan’s parliament Chynybai Tursunbekov heading a delegation will visit Tehran on Sunday at the invitation of his Iranian counterpart Ali Larijani.

  • زندگی سیاسی اردوغان 2017-04-19 11:38

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Erdogan’s victory in referendum

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Turkish people voted in a referendum which could greatly impact their future. A victory for the ‘Yes’ campaign means that the office of the prime minister shall be abolished in favor of more executive powers for the currently largely ceremonial position of the president.

  • انفجار انتحاری در سوریه 2017-04-19 11:35

    UNSC condemns terrorist attack on Kafriya

    NEW YORK, Apr. 19(MNA) – UN Security Council strongly condemned on Tuesday the brutal terrorist attack that hit al-Rashideen area in Aleppo.

  • dehghan and Sergey Shoigu 2017-04-19 11:08

    Iranian Def. Min. to meet with Russian counterpart in Moscow

    MOSCOW, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister plans to meet with Russian Defense Minister on April 26 as part of his visit to Moscow, According to a source in the Iranian embassy.

  • سفر حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور به آذربایجان شرقی 2017-04-19 11:01

    Rouhani in Tabriz to visit flood-affected areas

    TABRIZ, Apr. 19 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani arrived in Tabriz, capital city of East Azerbaijan province, on Wednesday morning to visit flood-stricken regions.

  • کارگاه سمپوزیوم بین المللی مجسمه سازی در برج میلاد 2017-04-19 11:00

    Tehran to host 8th Intl. Sculpture Symposium

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – The 8th International Tehran Sculpture Symposium will kick off Friday at Milad Tower with participation of 29 sculptors from 13 countries.

  • ظریف 2017-04-19 10:42


    Tehran sees no limits to expansion of ties with Bishkek

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Iranian foreign minister, while addressing Iran-Kyrgyzstan Joint Economic Forum, voiced readiness of Tehran to bolster ties with the Central Asian state in all sectors.

  • Iran-Finland 2017-04-19 10:01

    Iran, Finland sign agreement on customs coop.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Head of Islamic Republic of Iran's Customs Administration (IRICA) Masoud Karbasian and Director General of Finnish Customs Antti Hartikainen signed Tuesday an agreement on customs cooperation in Helsinki.

  • U.S. drone 2017-04-19 09:27

    Two US drone strikes kill 7 al-Qaeda suspects in Yemen 

    SANAA, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Two US drone airstrikes have killed at least seven suspected al-Qaeda operatives in Yemen's northeastern province of Marib, a security official said Wednesday.

  • Iran Pakistan 2017-04-19 09:21

    Iran, Pakistan sign MoU on economic coop.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – The 20th session of Iran-Pakistan Joint Economic Commission concluded in Tehran with a memorandum of understanding on economic cooperation signed between the two sides.

  • وزیر نفت 2017-04-19 09:11

    Oil min.:

    Talks underway with Maersk over SPOL

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Oil Minister Zanganeh said negotiations with the Danish business conglomerate, Maersk Group, were being pursued over development of South Pars Oil Layer (SPOL).

  • ارتش عراق در نبرد موصل‎ 2017-04-19 08:38

    Iraq military builds new bridge to get families out of embattled Mosul

    MOSUL, Apr. 19 (MNA) – A new pontoon bridge has been constructed south of Mosul over the Tigris River, amid continued conflict between ISIL and the Iraqi government, providing families with an escape route from the area after other crossing points were blocked by flooding.

  • سد البرز - لفور 2017-04-18 22:15

    By: Raheleh Hesari

    Lafour Dam

    SAVADKOUD, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Lafour (Alborz) dam is built on Lafour Lake in Savadkouh, Mazandaran province. The dam is located near a beautiful forest and a village, with the same name, which is home to kind and hospitable residents. Lafour village has wooden houses with ancient texture and mostly elderly.

  • پرچم ایران و روسیه 2017-04-18 22:14

    Iran-Russia trade volume to grow further in 2017

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Iran-Russia trade volume has surged by 70% after the removal of sanctions against the country early last year, Alexander Maksimov, honorary representative of the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Iran, told Sputnik.

  • Idlib 2017-04-18 22:00

    519 militants, some of their families leave al-Waer neighborhood

    HOMS, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Homs Governorate on Tuesday finished the evacuation of the fifth batch of militants and some of their families from the western parts of al-Waer neighborhood in a step towards clearing the neighborhood of weapons and militants and restoring state establishments to it.

  • KashmirScape 2017-04-18 20:54

    KashmirScape holds 1st ever photo fest

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – On Sunday, 16th of April, Team KashmirScape, a photography group, organized a photo walk at Tulip Garden Srinagar in collaboration with Kashmir Kit and Ingenious koshur, where the participants from all around the valley participated in the event.

  • نشست خبری مسابقه خلاقیت صنایع دستی 2017-04-18 20:52

    Exports of handicrafts up by 60% in post-JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Deputy ICHHTO head said export of handicrafts has risen by 60 percent after implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • zarif 2017-04-18 16:54

    Georgian PM:

    Georgia ready to expand ties with Iran on all fronts

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili in a meeting with Iranian FM Zarif said his country is ready to expand bilateral cooperation in all areas.

  •  Mehran Kamrava 2017-04-18 16:00

    Turkey polarizing between Erdogan's supporters, opponents

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – The results of Turkey’s referendum indicate the growing polarization of the Turkish society between Erdogan's supporters and opponents, Prof. Mehran Kamrava said in an interview with Mehr News reporter.

  • مانور هوایی جنگنده های پایگاه شهید بابایی اصفهان‎ 2017-04-18 15:34

    By: Abbas Poustindouz

    Fighter jets hold maneuver in Isfahan

    ISFAHAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – The fighter jets of Shahid Babaei Air Base in Isfahan held air maneuvers on Tuesday on occasion of Army Day. Isfahan's Shahid Babaie Air Base is unique in its kind worldwide in terms of maintenance and overhaul of F14 fighter jets (Tomcat).

  • Yury Fedotov 2017/04/18

    By:Yury Fedotov

    Somali piracy disremembered

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Somali piracy off the Horn of Africa was once estimated by the World Bank to cost global trade billions of dollars, and to harm the fragile economies of countries in the region.

  • Syrian army 2017-04-18 15:06

    Syrian army destroys al-Nusra fortifications in Daraa

    DARAA, Apr. 18 (MNA) – A Syrian army unit carried out intensive bombardments against Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Daraa al-Balad area in Daraa southern province, inflicting heavy losses upon them in the personnel and equipment.

  • رژه نیروهای مسلح در کرج / عارف فتحی اکبری 2017-04-18 14:51

    By: Nasrollahi, Akbari

    Army parades across Iran

    SANANDAJ, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Iranian Army forces across the Islamic Republic staged parades to commemorate National Army Day.

  • دیدار ظریف با رئیس مجلس گرجی 2017-04-18 14:31

    Zarif calls for closer trade, cultural ties with Georgia

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif met with the Georgian Parliament Speaker Irakli Kobakhidze and emphasized the need to boost trade and cultural relations between Tehran and Tbilisi.