Border Security



  • وزیر کشور 2017-12-17 21:33

    Iran to re-open borders to Iraqi Kurdistan

    TEHRAN, Dec. 17 (MNA) –Iranian Interior Minister Rahmani Fazli told the media that after the stabilization of situation in Iraqi Kurdistan, Iran will open the border gates to the region in the next couple of days.

  • رحمانی فضلی 2017-12-17 17:56

    Interior minister announces latest plans to organize border carriers

    TEHRAN, Dec. 17 (MNA) –Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli, Iran’s interior minister said on Sunday that the government has made important decisions to organize carriers on the border between Iran and Iraq, asking for the private sector’s help in that regard.

  • zarif Cavusoglu 2017-12-05 10:20

    Turkey vows to pursue PKK slaying of Iranian border guard

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – Turkey has expressed condolences over the death of an Iranian border guard reportedly killed by PKK terrorists in Maku border region, and vowed to pursue the issue.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-11-07 10:21

    Rouhani condoles martyrdom of border guards in Chaldoran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) – President Rouhani extended his condolences over martyrdom of eight Iranian border guards in Chaldoran, who lost their lives in heavy classes with terrorists on Friday.

  • Jahangiri 2017-11-06 11:41

    Jahangiri condoles martyrdom of border guards

    TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) – Iranian First VP Es'hagh Jahangiri, expressed his condolences over the martyrdom of the border guards in Chaldoran’s border area. The border guards were martyred in an armed conflict with terrorist groups in Chaldoran region, West Azerbaijan province.

  • رئیس ستاد ارتش پاکستان 2017-11-06 10:12

    Iran, Pakistan urge tightening defense coop.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) – Army chiefs of Iran and Pakistan discussed ways to increase defense and security cooperation in a Monday meeting in Tehran.

  • بازدید سرلشگر باقری رییس ستاد کل نیروهای مسلح از نمایشگاه دست آوردهای بومی قرارگاه پدافند هوایی 2017-10-30 13:45

    Army Chief Bagheri:

    Iran soon to ease border bottleneck with KRG

    TEHRAN, Oct. 30 (MNA) – The border restrictions imposed on Iraqi Kurdistan region following the KRG’s referendum on independence will be soon removed, Iranian Army Chief Bagheri said Monday.

  • border 2017-10-25 09:10

    Iran reopens Bashmagh border gate with Iraq’s Kurdistan

    TEHRAN, Oct. 25 (MNA) – The Iranian consulate in Erbil announced that Bashmagh border with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) reopens as of today October 25.

  • امیر پوردستان 2017-10-21 10:41

    Deputy Army Cmdr.:

    Iraq soon to spread rule over KRG

    TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) – Brig. Gen. Pourdastan, while pointing to neutralization of the American plot to break up Iraq, said the Arab country would increase its control over Kurdistan region in coming days.

  • سید شاه حسین مرتضوی 2017-10-18 16:07

    Spokesman for Afghan President:

    Afghanistan forbids its soil to be used against neighbors

    TEHRAN, Oct. 18 (MNA) – Spokesman for Afghan President Seyyed Shah Hossein Mortazavi in an interview with Mehr News Agency said that his country will not allow anyone to use its soil to carry out aggression against neighboring countries.

  • علی لاریجانی رئیس مجلس شورای اسلامی 2017-10-12 10:58

    Larijani calls for border markets with Pakistan

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker Larijani called for establishment of border markets with Pakistan, voicing Iran’s interest to help with the growth of Balochistan through trade and economic transactions.

  • حسین ذوالفقاری 2017-10-10 19:50

    Deputy interior min. confers on shared concerns with Afghans

    TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (MNA) – Hossein Zolfaghari, Iranian Deputy Interior Minister, met with Afghan security officials in Kabul on Tuesday.

  • روحانی 2017-10-02 21:17

    Change in region geography, spreading insecurity: Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani of Iran urged for expansion of ties with Turkey in his reception meeting with Turkish General Hulusi Akar, Turkish Chief of General Staff, in Tehran.

  • شمخانی 2017-09-17 16:22


    Iran to end military accords with KRG in case of split

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – Iran’s security chief Ali Shamkhani said Sun. all military agreements with semi-autonomous Kurdistan region will be terminated if the region goes ahead with the decision to split from Baghdad.

  • سردار قاسم رضایی 2017-09-10 13:47

    Iran, Pakistan agree to strengthen shared borders

    TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (MNA) – According to Border Guard Commander Ghasem Rezaee, Iran and Pakistan have strengthened border security following the recent talks with Pakistan authorities in the past two months.

  • سپاه 2017-08-15 09:50

    IRGC to continue drone patrols in Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Public Relations Office of IRGC’s drone unit based in the Persian Gulf said airborne patrols will be carefully and uninterruptedly pursued within Iran’s ADIZ.

  • interior 2017-08-14 13:53

    Interior min.:

    Iran, Iraq enjoy deep, strategic ties

    TEHRAN, Aug. 14 (MNA) – Iranian Interior Minister, at a meeting with his Iraqi counterpart, said bilateral ties between the two countries had always been profound and strategic.

  • محترم اینجه 2017-07-26 10:25

    Tehran-Ankara ties vital to regional security

    TEHRAN, Jul. 26 (MNA) – Undersecretary of Turkey’s Ministry of Interior Muhterem Ince emphasized that cooperation between Tehran and Ankara held great significance to restoration of regional security.

  • shamkhani 2017-07-25 09:27


    Confronting Takfiri groups demands coherent action

    TEHRAN, Jul. 25 (MNA) – Iran’s SNSC head Shamkhani said combatting formation and expansion of terrorist and Takfiri groups required coherent and coordinated action of all neighboring countries.

  • سردار پاکپور 2017-06-18 11:01

    IRGC Gen.:

    Saudi-sponsored terror cell dismantled in southeast Iran

    TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) – Commander Pakpour said Sat. that IRGC ground forces have broken up a terrorist cell backed by Saudi spy agencies in Ghasr-e Ghand county, Sistan and Baluchestan Province.

  • رحمانی فضلی 2017-05-09 09:43

    Interior min.:

    Border clashes weaken Iran’s economic ties with Pakistan

    TEHRAN, May 09 (MNA) – Interior Min. Rahmani Fazli in a phone conversation with his Pakistani counterpart stressed that cross-border clashes like Mirjaveh terror attack weaken economic and security ties between the two countries.

  • ظریف در پاکستان 2017-05-03 13:59

    Pakistan vows closer security coop. with Iran after Mirjaveh attack

    TEHRAN, May 03 (MNA) – In a meeting with Iran’s FM Zarif, Pakistani Interior Minister vowed to increase border security with Iran following the cross-border terrorist attack at Mirjaveh that killed 10 Iranian border guards.

  • ظریف در پاکستان 2017-05-03 11:23

    Iranian FM meets with Pakistani interior min.

    TEHRAN, May 03 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif, upon arrival in Islamabad on Wednesday morning, met and talked with Interior Minister of Pakistan Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan.

  • embassy 2017-05-02 20:41

    Iran embassy in Pakistan opens guestbook for martyred border guards

    TEHRAN, May 02 (MNA) – Iran’s Embassy to Islamabad has opened a memorial service guest book for the ten Iranian border guards killed last week in a cross-border terrorist attack on the frontier with Pakistan at Mirjaveh.

  • سفر حسن روحانی رییس جمهور به بوشهر 2017-04-28 13:13

    Rouhani tasks Security Council, FM to pursue Mirjaveh attack

    TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (MNA) – Iran’s President Rouhani has tasked Supreme National Security Council and Ministry of Foreign Affairs with following up on the Wed. terrorist attack at Mirjaveh in Sistan and Baluchestan province which killed 10 Iranian border guards.

  • پیام روحانی 2017-04-28 11:36

    Rouhani calls on Pakistan to prosecute terrorists to save ties

    TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (MNA) – President Rouhani called on Pakistani PM to persecute perpetrators of the terrorist attack that killed 10 Iranian border guards at Mirjaveh in order to preserve the friendly ties between the two countries.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-04-27 15:46

    FM spokesman expresses sorrow over martyrdom of border guards

    TEHRAN, Apr. 27 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi extended his condolences over death of Iranian border guards martyred in a recent clash with terrorists in an Iran southeastern region.

  • ظریف 2017-04-27 14:56

    Zarif extend condolence over martyrdom of border guards

    TEHRAN, Apr. 27 (MNA) – FM Javad Zarif said the Islamic Republic's diplomatic apparatus would spare no efforts to punish the evil terrorists in a recent clash in the county’s southeastern region by using all available diplomatic channels.

  • Iraq 2017-03-28 18:09

    Russian MoD:

    Some 800 militants head to Syrian border after leaving Mosul, Iraq 

    MOSCOW, Mar. 28 (MNA) – At least 800 militants have left the Iraqi city of Mosul and headed toward the Syrian border over the past week, chief of the Russian General Staff Main Operational Directorate Col. Gen. Sergei Rudskoy said Tuesday.

  • حسین دهقان 2017-02-21 18:43

    Defense min.:

    No military solution for regional crises

    TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) – Iran's Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan said terrorism and extremism are the products of foreign intervention and extremism supporters.