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  • Syrian  army 2017-09-04 13:53

    Syrian army establishes control over Uqayribat town in Hama

    HAMA, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Syrian Army and Armed Forces reestablished control over Uqayribat town in Hama province, a military source announced on Sunday.

  • زعفران 2017-09-04 13:52

    Iran exports $75mn of saffron in 4 months

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – An official said Iran exported saffron worth 75 million dollars in the first four month of the current Iranian year (began March 21).

  • shahroudi 2017-09-04 12:08

    Ayat. Shahroudi:

    Iran's support influential in Iraq’s victory

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Iranian Chairman of the Expediency Council stressed the effective roles of Iraqi theologians, Shia Marjas and Iran's support in Iraq’s recent victories against ISIL terrorists.

  • فضانورد 2017-09-04 12:03

    VIDEO: Return of world’s oldest spacewoman to Earth

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – 57-year-old Peggy Whitson returned to Earth Sat. as a space record-breaker, with 665 days off the planet. Her Soyuz capsule also carrying another American and a Russian astronaut landed in Kazakhstan shorty after sunrise Sunday.

  • دریادار سیاری 2017-09-04 11:51

    Navy chief visits construction of Fateh submarines

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari has visited the construction of Iranian designed semi-heavy Fateh submarines in Bandar Abbas naval base on the Persian Gulf.

  • iran oil show 2017-09-04 10:42

    Petrochemical exports up by 12%

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – An NPC official said Iran’s petrochemical industry experienced a 6% percent uplift in production over five months and a 12% rise in exports over four months since beginning of the current Iranian year (began March 21).

  • علی شمخانی 2017-09-04 10:41

    SNSC head to discuss Syrian issue with Russia's special envoy

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Russia's special envoy on Syria will meet with the head of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani on Monday.

  • kamalvandi 2017-09-04 10:08


    Arak redesign progressing within schedule

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – AEOI’s spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi said Sun. that cooperation with the Chinese side on the reconstruction of Iran's Arak heavy water reactor has been progressing according to schedule.

  • قیمت نفت 2017-09-04 09:31

    Iran’s light crude prices hit $51 per barrel

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Prices for light crude of Iran rose by more than one dollar to be traded at 51 dollars per barrel in the week leading to August 25.

  • آرشین ادیب مقدم 2017-09-04 09:06

    Pro. Adib Moghaddam:

    US suffers diplomatic illiteracy to project power

    TEHRAN, Sep 04 (MNA) - Chair of the Centre for Iranian Studies at the London Middle East Institute believes the US ability to project hard and soft power is seriously constrained by its diplomatic illiteracy and lack of political culture, especially under the disastrous Trump presidency.

  • بریکس 2017-09-04 09:03

    BRICS summit kicks off in China

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – BRICS Leaders’ Meetings have officially kicked off in the coastal Chinese city of Xiamen.

  • e-sports 2017-09-04 02:19

    Elecom Games to host qualifiers for 2017 e-Sports

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Elecom Games Festival will be hosting qualifier matches for the upcoming e-Sports World Championship which will take place in Busan, South Korea.

  • ظریف 2017-09-04 00:59

    Iran, reliable partner of S Africa in ME: Zarif

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) –Iran’s FM Zarif told South African Parliament Speaker Baleka Mbete that Iran can be a reliable and good partner of South Africa in the region.

  • نمایشگاه کتاب مسکو 2017-09-04 00:57

    Iran to attend 2017 Moscow Book Exhibition

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Iran will attend the 30th edition of Moscow International Book Exhibition in Russia.

  • ایران و عربستان سعودی 2017-09-04 00:55

    Iranian court to inspect Saudi embassy in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04(MNA) –After Iran’s Judiciary Branch demanded to inspect Saudi embassy in Iran, the KSA has given a yes response on the condition that a Saudi delegation visit the site earlier.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-09-04 00:53

    FM spox:

    Laying siege to women, children holds no military value

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) –Bahram Ghasemi of Iran’s Foreign Ministry praised the gallant approach of Hezbollah in letting ISIL families escape, and condemned US siege to the buses of the ISIL women and children.

  • انیمیشن لایت سایت 2017-09-04 00:52

    'Light Sight' animation wins 3 intl. awards

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Iranian animated piece ‘Light Sight’ directed by Moslem Tabatabaee has won three international awards from film festivals in India, Italy and US.

  • نشست خبری فرزاد اسماعیلی فرمانده پدافند هوایی خاتم الانبیا 2017-09-03 20:37

    Enemies won’t escape alive after any offense: Gen. Esmaili

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – A bunker complex for counter-offensive drones was opened by Brigadier General Farzad Esmaili, the commander of the Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base, on Sunday.

  •  آغاز دوره جدید درس خارج فقه حضرت آیت‌الله خامنه‌ای 2017-09-03 19:06

    Leader begins new season of ‘out of curriculum’ courses

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Out of jurisprudence curriculum ‘Kharej Fiqh’ is a high stage of Islamic seminary courses and LEader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei started the new season of the course early in September in Tehran at Imam Khomeini Hosseynieh.

  • عسل 2017-09-03 19:04

    Iran begins honey exports to S Africa

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – An Iranian official says that interactions with a representative of South Africa at Iran’s Chamber of Cooperatives yielded in the deal to export Iran’s honey to the African country.

  • دیدار فرماندهان قرارگاه پدافند هوایی خاتم‌الانبیاء(ص) ارتش با رهبر انقلاب 2017-09-03 18:13

    Leader receives Iran's Khatam Al-Anbia cmdrs, officials

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei met with commanders and officials from the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Army at Khatam Al-Anbia Air Defense Base on Sunday.

  • دیدار رئیس مجمع نمایندگان آفریقای جنوبی با وزیر امور خارجه 2017-09-03 18:07

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    FM Zarif meets with S African official

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met Sat. with Speaker of the National Assembly of South Africa Baleka Mbete.

  • Afghanistan 2017-09-03 17:35

    Afghanistan gov.:

    12 militants killed in fresh Afghan operations

    KABUL, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Twelve militants were killed and 13 others wounded in military operations launched by Afghan security forces within the past 24 hours, the country's Defense Ministry said on Sunday.

  • امیر عبداللهیان 2017-09-03 17:34


    Why Islamic World is silent over genocide in Myanmar?

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian says that genocide against Muslims in Myanmar is a humanitarian catastrophe. He calls for immediate humanitarian reliefs and political and international support.

  • دیدار فرماندهان قرارگاه پدافند هوایی خاتم‌الانبیاء(ص) ارتش با رهبر انقلاب 2017-09-03 17:21

    Ayatollah Khamenei:

    Defying threats on front lines great opportunity for brave forces

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Ayatollah Khamenei referred to serving on the front line of encountering threats, as a valuable opportunity for the brave, faithful, and honorable forces in the Air Defense Base, adding, “Great things have been done at the base which show strong determination, motivation, and abilities of the force."

  • پارس جنوبی 2017-09-03 17:08

    SP 2nd Refinery generates 10.2 million gas condensate barrels

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Head of South Pars Gas Field's 2nd Refinery said Phases 2 & 3 of the giant gas field said have been producing products in the current year with maximum capacity.

  • دانشگاه علم و صنعت 2017-09-03 16:42

    10 Iranian profs. among top 1% scientists in world

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Thomson Reuters ISI recently announced that 10 faculty members from Iran University of Science and Technology are among the top 1% scientists in the world.

  • سردار جزایری 2017-09-03 16:27

    Armed Forces spox:

    US can do as wishes if finds JCPOA worthless

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Brig. Gen. Massoud Jazayeri said Sun. that if US finds the nuclear deal without merit it can do as it wishes but it certainly cannot make decisions about issues related to Iran’s defense program.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-09-03 15:32

    Iran dismisses biased UN human rights report

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Iran has dismissed the recent UN human rights report on the Islamic Republic as baseless and biased, saying such ‘politicized’ and ‘selective’ approaches undermine the credibility of human rights status in the world.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-09-03 14:11

    FM spox.:

    Iran issues visa, flight permit for Saudi delegation

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Spokesperson of Iran’s Foreign Ministry said visa and travel permits have been issued for the Saudi delegation which is expected to visit Iran following Hajj rituals.