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  • اتحادیه اروپا 2017-07-02 11:37

    Largest EU scientific delegation due in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 02 (MNA) – A 37-strong EU delegation comprising 16 scientific and technological figures and representatives from 21 European countries are slated to arrive in Tehran Sun. for a three-day visit.

  • هواپیما 2017-07-02 11:05

    Iran, Korea say yes to Tehran-Seoul direct flights

    TEHRAN, Jul. 02 (MNA) – A senior Iranian parliamentarian said Iran and South Korea have approved of launching direct flights between the two countries.

  • Syrian FM 2017-07-02 10:41

    Syrian FM:

    OPCW report on Khan Sheikhoun lacks credibility

    DAMASCUS, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said that the report issued by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) regarding the Khan Sheikhoun incident includes a fabricated narrative with no credibility at all.

  • iran-russia 2017-07-02 10:22

    Iran, Russia discuss documentation of Syria's de-escalation zones

    TEHRAN, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Iranian deputy foreign minister and Russian deputy defense minister exchanged views on the process of Astana peace talks on Syria.

  • کنسرت ارکستر ملی ایران در اصفهان 2017-07-02 10:06

    By: Abbas Poustindouz

    Iranian Natl. Orchestra Concert in Isfahan

    TEHRAN, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Iranian National Orchestra Concert, led by Fereydoun Shahbazian, was held at Chehelsotun Mansion of Isfahan on Saturday.

  • مسابقات بین المللی کشتی فرنگی جام یادگار امام (ره) در قم 2017-07-02 09:38

    By: Mehdi Bakhshi

    Iranian wrestlers stand 1st in 2017 Yadegar Imam Cup

    QOM, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Iran cadet national Greco-Roman wrestling A team has exhibited impressive performances at the 2017 Yadegar Imam Cup international cadet wrestling tournament in Qom, Iran, and lifted the trophy at the end of the event.

  • zarif 2017-07-02 09:32

    Zarif raps MKO free activities in France

    TEHRAN, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif said France’s green light to the activities of terrorist Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO) is a ‘moot point’ in Tehran-Paris relations.

  • پرچم ایران و سومالی 2017-07-02 09:17

    Exports to Somalia up by 38%

    TEHRAN, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization announced that volume of Iran’s exports to Somali had risen by 38 per cent in the previous Iranian year (ended March 20).

  • ارتش سوریه 2017-07-02 08:49

    Russia gathers evidence proving use of foreign weapons by Syria terrorists

    MOSCOW, Jul. 02 (MNA) – A diplomatic source said that Russia gathered incontestable evidence proving the use of foreign weapons and ammunition by terrorist groups in Syria.

  • ارسباران 2017-07-01 20:45

    Iran refers 2 nominated dossiers to IUCN, ICOMOS

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Two nominated dossiers for inscription in UNESCO World Heritage List, Fars Sassanid sites and Arasbaran Protected Area, have been submitted to the IUCN and ICOMOS for evaluation.

  • USA-Syria 2017-07-01 20:05

    Wag the WMD!

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Eager to make use of the latest US threats against Damascus, Syrian terrorist groups are apparently preparing to stage a major provocation using chemical weapons so that the US-led coalition will finally get their excuse for a full-scale invasion of the country.

  • فیلم هاری 2017-07-01 19:34

    'Rabies' to go on screen at ZIFF 2017

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Amir Ahmad Ansari’s ‘Rabies’, in its 16th international screening, will be featured at Tanzania's Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF 2017).

  • Syrian army 2017-07-01 19:19

    Syrian army establishes control over Salamiyeh strategic points

    HAMA, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Syrian Army units, in cooperation with the backup forces, established full control over Shahed 9 and 10 strategic points to the east of al-Sheikh Hilal village in the eastern countryside of Salamiyeh in Hama province.

  • نشست خبری کنفرانس بین المللی مقابله با گرد و غبار 2017-07-01 15:59

    By: Majid Asgaripour

    Intl. conf. on dust storms holds presser

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Press conference of "The International Conference on Combating Sand and Dust Storms: Challenges and Practical Solutions" was held on Saturday in attendance of Head of Iran's Department of Environment and UN representative in Tehran Gary Lewis.

  • ژیلبر لازار 2017-07-01 15:51

    French Iranologist receives Mahmud Afshar Award

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – French linguist and Iranologist Gilbert Lazard will receive Iran’s Mahmud Afshar Historical Literary Award for his research on various Iranian languages and translations of classical Persian poetry.

  • غلامعلی حدادعادل 2017-07-01 15:21

    Haddad Adel felicitates Mosul liberation to Iraqi officials

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – The Head of Iran’s Academy of Persian Language and Literature Gholamali Haddad Adel in two separate messages, congratulated Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari and Head of National Iraqi Alliance Ammar al-Hakim on Mosul liberation.

  • مرتضی مهرزاد عضو تیم ملی والیبال نشسته ایران 2017-07-01 14:42

    Asia Oceania Championships:

    Iran ParaVolley wins 4th match

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – The national Iranian men's sitting volleyball team notched its 4th resounding win at the 2017 ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championships in China, and triumphed over the Kazakh squad.

  • گری سیک و فرهنگ جهانپور 2017/07/01

    S Arabia: dynasty coup and Trumps’ bottomless basket

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Professors Gary Sick and Farhang Jahanpour took part in an online debate on Saudi Arabia’s recent developments where both underlined the failure of Saudi Arabia’s governing body.

  • تمرین دریایی با شعار جزیره پاک در جزیره کیش 2017-07-01 13:21

    By: Mahmoud Khakbaz

    Marine drill in Kish Island

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Marine drill with the motto of 'Clean Island' was held in Kish Island, Hormozgan province, on Friday.

  • بمباران سوریه 2017-07-01 13:06

    Russia registers 8 ceasefire violations in Syria over past 24 hours

    MOSCOW, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Russian Defense Ministry said that commission on the Syrian truce have registered a total of eight violations of the ceasefire regime in Syria over the past 24 hours.

  • ظريف 2017-07-01 12:30


    World powers kept silent on Sardasht chemical bombing

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif in a message on the occasion of 30th anniversary of chemical attack on Iranian city of Sardasht, voiced regret over hypocrisy of world powers for having refused to condemn the bombing.

  • انیمیشن رهایی از بهشت 2017-07-01 11:31

    ‘Release from Heaven’ nominated for Best Animation at SICAF

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Iranian animated piece ‘Release from Heaven’ by Ali Noori Oskouei has been nominated for Best Animation Award at SICAF film festival in South Korea.

  • Russia 2017-07-01 11:05

    Russian FM:

    OPCW’s report on Syria based on very doubtful data

    MOSCOW, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Ministry affirmed on Friday that the report of the Special Mission of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) on Syria is based on highly questionable data.

  • هفته نخست کورس اسبدوانی تابستانه بندرترکمن 2017-07-01 10:44

    By: Raheleh Hesari

    Summer horse racing in Bandar Torkaman

    BANDAR TORKAMAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Summer horse racing competitions were held on Friday in Bandar Torkaman, Golestan province.

  • Syrian army 2017-07-01 09:57

    Syrian army advances in Hama, Homs

    HOMS, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Syrian Army units, in cooperation with allied forces, carried out intensive operations on ISIL gatherings and movement axes, establishing control over 3-km-area to the north and east of Arak gas station in the eastern countryside of Homs, according to military source.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-07-01 09:34

    Accusing neighbors not to solve Bahrain's domestic issues

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi rejected claims of Bahraini security officials to link Bahrain's domestic affairs with Iran, saying the projection and continued accusations against neighboring countries are not the solution to Bahrain's domestic issues.

  • آخرین تمرین تیم ملی تکواندو 2017-07-01 09:29

    Iran ranks 3rd in 2017 World Taekwondo Champs.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Iran men's national taekwondo team finished third and the women squad finished 11th at the 2017 World Taekwondo Championships in South Korea.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-07-01 09:14

    Iran hails Iraq over fall of ISIL in Mosul

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Spokesman while felicitating Iraqi government over the heavy defeat of ISIL terrorists in Mosul, called for collective efforts to eradicate ideological and financial roots of terrorism.

  • آتش بس سوریه 2017-07-01 08:41

    UN registers over 440,000 refugees return to Syria

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Nearly half-a-million internally displaced Syrians have gone back to their homes during the first half of 2017, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) said in a press release on Friday.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-06-30 19:30

    Pres. Rouhani's inauguration ceremony to be held on August 5

    TEHRAN, Jun. 30 (MNA) – The official inauguration ceremony for President Rouhani will be held in the Iranian Parliament and he will swear in as 12th president of Islamic Republic on August 5.