• 'JCPOA not a success for Iran'

    Araghchi:

    'JCPOA not a success for Iran'

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Iran says it could withdraw from the 2015 nuclear deal if the “atmosphere of uncertainty” created by the new US administration continues to prevent Tehran from reaping the benefits of the multilateral accord, particularly in the business and banking sectors.

  • Tehran, Madrid ink 2 MoUs

    Tehran, Madrid ink 2 MoUs

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Iran and Spain signed and sealed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) in Tehran in the political, economic and rail transport fields.

  • Iran’s presence in Syria to combat terrorism

    Iran’s presence in Syria to combat terrorism

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi said during an interview with the BBC said Iran’s presence in Syria is an attempt to combat terrorism, and not an effort to create a new front against Israel.

  • 'JCPOA not a success for Iran'

    Araghchi:

    'JCPOA not a success for Iran'

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Iran says it could withdraw from the 2015 nuclear deal if the “atmosphere of uncertainty” created by the new US administration continues to prevent Tehran from reaping the benefits of the multilateral accord, particularly in the business and banking sectors.

  • Iran ready to transfer experience to Azerbaijan

    MoD:

    Iran ready to transfer experience to Azerbaijan

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Visiting Iranian Minister of Defense and Logistical Support, Brigadier General Amir Hatami to the Republic of Azerbaijan said here on Thursday that Islamic Republic of Iran is ready to transfer defense technical knowhow and knowledge to this country.

  • Chilean FM offers condolences to Iran over plane crash

    Chilean FM offers condolences to Iran over plane crash

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Chilean Foreign Ministry in a message expressed its seep condolences over Tehran-Yasuj plane crash which claimed lives of a number of people of this country and sympathized with the bereaved families of victims.

  • Iran ready to help Venezuela current issues

    Iran ready to help Venezuela current issues

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry Director General for American Affairs Mohammad Keshavarzzadeh said here on Thursday that both the government and private sector of the Islamic Republic of Iran are ready to help the nation and government of Venezuela in order to overcome the current situation.

  • Russia opposes Western bid to ‘condemn’ Iran at UN over Yemen

    Russia opposes Western bid to ‘condemn’ Iran at UN over Yemen

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Russia has voiced opposition to a UN Security Council (UNSC) resolution, drafted by Western powers, on renewing anti-Yemen sanctions, which also seeks a “condemnation” of Iran for allegations of violating an arms embargo on the war-torn Arabian Peninsula state.

  • Iran warns on ‘unplanned, unilateral’ measures taken in UNSC

    Iran warns on ‘unplanned, unilateral’ measures taken in UNSC

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Iran’s envoy to the United Nations Gholamali Khoshroo in his meeting with the United Nations Secretary General António Guterres on Wednesday warned that supporting any unilateral and unplanned move by the UN Security Council about the situation in Yemen could lead to further deterioration.

  • Europe’s understanding of Iran foreign policy ‘better than US’

    Senior advisor to Leader:

    Europe’s understanding of Iran foreign policy ‘better than US’

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Leader’s Senior Advisor in the International Affairs Ali-Akbar Velayati said, “Europe’s understanding of Iran’s foreign policy is better than the US, so that they [European countries] will come to this conclusion gradually that should adopt necessary strategies in this respect.”

  • Zarif meets with Spanish counterpart in Tehran

    By: Majid Asgaripour

    Zarif meets with Spanish counterpart in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Iranian Freign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with Spanish counterpart Alfonso María Dastis Quecedo here on Wednesday.

  • FM spox congratulates Iran archery team's victory

    FM spox congratulates Iran archery team's victory

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi congratulated Iran's national archery team on their victory at World Archery Indoor Championships held in Yankton, the USA.

  • Criminals unable to change facts by circus shows

    SNSC secretary:

    Criminals unable to change facts by circus shows

    TEHRAN, Feb. 22 (MNA) – Shamkhani Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) said that warmongers and criminal intruders cannot change the facts about Yemen with their false media propaganda and mockery display of iron parts as shown by Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu in recent Munich Security Conference.

  • Iran, Azerbaijan vow to expand bilateral ties

    Iran, Azerbaijan vow to expand bilateral ties

    TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hatami and the Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Artur Rasizade vowed the determination of the two countries to expand bilateral ties.

  • Iran after establishing law-bound security in region: DefMin

    Iran after establishing law-bound security in region: DefMin

    TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) – Visiting Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hatami told his Azerbaijani counterpart Hasanov, in Baku on Wednesday, that Iran is after setting up security in the region in the framework of law.

  • Zarif meets with Dutch counterpart in Tehran

    By: Shahab Ghayuomi

    Zarif meets with Dutch counterpart in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) – Iranian foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif received the visiting Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands Sigrid Kaag in Tehran on Wednesday at the headquarters of the foreign ministry.

  • Iran’s defense capability unnegotiable: Pres. Rouhani

    Iran’s defense capability unnegotiable: Pres. Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told the visiting Dutch FM Sigrid Kaag that the Iranian nation maintain that the defense power of their country is not an issue to compromise over.

  • US seeking revival of terrorist groups in ME, North Africa

    Shamkhani:

    US seeking revival of terrorist groups in ME, North Africa

    TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) – In a meeting with Dutch FM in Tehran on Wednesday, the Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) said that the US is trying hard to revive terrorist groups in the Middle East and north Africa region.

  • Americans lack proper understanding of Iran's revolution

    Iran FM:

    Americans lack proper understanding of Iran's revolution

    TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) –In an interview with PBS Frontline program, Iranian foreign minister says that the Americans do not have a proper understanding of Iran’s Islamic revolutions and what the Iranians went through before the revolution.

  • Deepening Tehran-Madrid ties to benefit both nations

    Rouhani:

    Deepening Tehran-Madrid ties to benefit both nations

    TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) –In a meeting with Spanish FM in Tehran on Wednesday, Iranian president highlighted efforts to develop bilateral relations, saying deepening bilateral relations is in the interest of both nations.

  • Ryabkov criticizes US, other countries’ double standards towards Syria

    Ryabkov criticizes US, other countries’ double standards towards Syria

    MOSCOW, Feb. 21 (MNA) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov slammed on Wednesday the US and other countries’ double standards in dealing with all issues connected to the situation in Syria, asserting that their stances towards what is going on in Eastern Ghouta in Damascus Countryside is a clear example of that.