• Iraj Masjedi 2018-01-01 09:35

    Envoy felicitates New Year’s Eve to Iraqis

    TEHRAN, Jan. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to Iraq Iraj Masjedi, in separate messages, extended New Year congratulations to Iraqi Christian Chaldeans Patriarch Louis Raphael Sako and the Iraqi authorities.

  • حسن روحانی 2017-12-31 20:12

    Pres. Rouhani felicitates Christians in Iran on New Year

    TEHRAN, Dec. 31 (MNA) – President Rouhani sent a congratulatory message to Christian Iranians on the start of 2018.

  • دیدار مهمانان خارجی با حسن روحانی 2017-12-30 19:08

    Iranian officials extend greetings to Belarusian counterparts on New Year

    TEHRAN, Dec. 30 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, First VP Es’hagh Jahangiri, and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif sent separate congratulatory messages to their Belarusian counterparts.

  • larijani 2017-12-26 13:26

    ‘Teachings of Jesus entail fight against ignorance’: Larijani

    TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s Parliament speaker, while felicitating Iranian Assyrians over Christmas and New Year, said combating ignorance and violence were among teachings of Jesus Christ.

  • Armenian bishop 2017-12-26 13:24

    Armenian Archbishop of Tehran:

    'For Christians, Israel doesn’t exist'

    TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (MNA) – In a meeting with Tehran city council member on Monday in Tehran, Sabu Sarkisian said “for Christians, Israel does not exist.”

  • flowers 2017-12-25 21:05

    Muslims gift Roses to Queen Elizabeth Hospital on Christmas Eve

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – Young Muslim girls offer hundreds of roses to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Healthcare staff on Christmas Eve.

  • دیدار حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور با خانواده شهید ادوین شاهمیریان 2017-12-25 13:08

    By: Seyyed Saeid Reza Razavi

    Pres. Rouhani visits Armenian martyr’s family

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday visited the family of Armenian martyr Edwin Shahmirian on the occasion of birth anniversary of Jesus Christ.

  • سال نو میلادی در کلیسا سرکیس مقدس 2017-12-25 11:22

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    How Christmas is celebrated in Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – You will be surprised, or you won’t, depending on how much you know of Iran (and from reliable sources, too, which okay, it now does sound like a real challenge), but Christmas is celebrated in Iran.

  • کمیسیون امنیت ملی مجلس 2017-12-25 11:06

    National Security Commission condemns act of Dutch official

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – Iran's Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission has slammed Dutch politician’s unpleasant act regarding his comments over the New Year greeting cards sent by the Iranian mission for Christmas.

  • رحمانی فضلی 2017-12-25 10:27

    Interior min. says 'Merry Christmas' to world Christians

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – Iranian Interior Minister Rahmani Fazli issued a message and felicitated world Christians on the birth of the messenger of peace Jesus Christ and the new Christian year.

  • Ghasemi 2017-12-25 10:23

    Ghasemi felicitates Christmas, New Year

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Spokesperson Ghasemi has issued a message congratulating the birth anniversary of Jesus Christ and the eve of New Year.

  • rouhani 2017-12-25 09:04

    Iranian nation appreciate Armenian martyrs, their families' self-sacrifice

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – President Rouhani visited the family of Armenian martyr Edwin Shahmirian on Christmas Eve and spoke with them in a cordial atmosphere.

  • حسن روحانی 2017-12-25 08:47


    All religions share joys, sorrows in Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani visited family of Armenian martyr Georgekeshish Harutun on Christmas Eve and spoke with them in a cordial atmosphere.

  • دیدار مهمانان خارجی با حسن روحانی 2017-12-24 19:34

    Pres. Rouhani felicitates Pope, world leaders on Christmas, New Year

    TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani forwarded a message of congratulations to the leaders of Christian countries and Pope Francis of Vatican, offering greetings on the birth anniversary of Jesus Christ.

  • pezeshkian 2017-12-24 09:52

    Iran’s 1st deputy speaker felicitates Christians on Christmas 2018

    TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (MNA) – Iran’s First Deputy Speaker Masoud Pezeshkian congratulated Christians on the New Year during today’s parliament public session, hoping for more peace through the teachings of prophet Jesus.

  • دیدار دبیر کل دی 8 و خداحافظی سفیر آفریقای جنوبی با آقای محمد جواد ظریف وزیر امور خارجه 2017-12-24 09:26

    FM Zarif wishes Christian world a Merry Christmas

    TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif congratulated new Christian year (2018) and the birthday of the messenger of peace Jesus Christ to world Christians in a tweet on Saturday hoping that all would accept Christ’s global message of peace in the new year.

  • سرلشکر باقری 2017-12-23 15:21

    Iran chief of staff of Armed Forces felicitates Christians on Christmas

    TEHRAN, Dec. 23 (MNA) – In a message on Saturday Chief of Staff of Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri congratulated Christians on New Year 2018, calling for peace and brotherhood among nations.

  • iran embassy 2017-12-23 14:25

    Iran embassy in The Hague slams act of Dutch official

    TEHRAN, Dec. 23 (MNA) – Iranian embassy in the Hague issued a statement condemning a Dutch politician's act regarding his comments over the New Year greeting cards sent by the Iranian mission for Christmas, reiterating that the gifts had been indiscriminately distributed among men and women politicians.

  • بارش برف در تبریز 2017-12-08 16:22

    By: Ali Hamed Haghdoust

    Snow whitens streets of Tabriz

    TEHRAN, Dec. 08 (MNA) – Covered with a blanket of Christmas time, Tabriz is whitened as snowfall hit the northwestern areas of Iran.

  • پاپ فرانسیس 2017-02-05 11:24

    Pope Francis responds to Shia scholar’s Christmas message

    TEHRAN, Feb. 05 (MNA) – Pope Francis, leader of the worldwide Catholic Church, has responded to the letter by Head of the Shia Scholars’ European Union over Christmas felicitations. 

  • Khalaf Abbas 2016-12-26 16:10

    Khalaf Abbas:

    Liberation of Aleppo crashes down terrorists' dream

    DAMASCUS, Dec. 26 (MNA) – Syrian Parliament Speaker Hediyeh Khalaf Abbas affirmed that the liberation of Aleppo is a victory and an achievement, and that it brought the dreams of terrorists and their backers crashing down.

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-12-26 09:55

    Foreign Ministry congratulates Christian citizens on Christmas

    TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi extended his congratulations to fellow Christian citizens on Christmas Day.

  • christ.jpg 2016-12-25 16:19

    PDF version of 'Christ in Night of Glory' available for public

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – PDF version of the book 'Christ in Night of Glory', narrating the story of Ayatollah Khamenei’s visit to homes of Christian martyrs, is now available for public use.

  •   2016-12-25 16:19

    Imam Khomeini (RA) felicitates Londoners on Christmas

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – A group of Iranian students have distributed Christmas greeting cards in an innovative style which incorporates words of Imam Khomeini (RA) among Christians of London’s Hammersmith.

  • christmas 2016-12-25 15:52

    By: Arend van Dam

    Online terrorism

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – Social media platforms are increasingly being used to spread hate speech against other people, which can lead to devastating outcomes no less horrifying than an actual terror attack on a person.

  • حال و هوای خانواده شهید روبرت لازار در شب کریسمس 2016-12-25 12:42

    By: Seyyed Saeedreza Razavi

    Leader's visit to Christian martyr's family revisited

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – A year after the visit of Ayatollah Khamenei to Martyr Robert Lazar's family, MNA has gone to the family on the occasion of the birthday anniversary of Jesus Christ, who still remember Leader's visit as a great pleasure.

  • jahangiri 2016-12-25 09:52

    Iran 1st VP felicitates Christian counterparts on Christmas

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – Iranian First Vice-President Es'hagh Jahangiri in separate messages addressed to counterparts in Christian countries, congratulated on the birth anniversary of Jesus Christ, herald of justice, peace and freedom.

  • پیام رئیس جمهور به پاپ فرانسیس 2016-12-24 20:10

    Rouhani congratulates Pope Francis on Christmas

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani of Iran has sent a congratulatory message to Pope Francis, Pope of the Roman Catholic Church on the anniversary of birth of Christ.

  • larijani 2016-12-24 15:33

    Larijani felicitates birth anniversary of Christ

    TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (MNA) – Parliament speaker has issued a message to congratulate the world of Christianity on anniversary of birth of the Christ.

  • سرلشکر باقری 2016-12-24 13:07

    Army Chief of Staff felicitates Christ birth anniversary

    TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (MNA) – In separate messages to his Christian counterparts across the globe, Iran’s Chief of Staff for the Armed Forces congratulated the birth anniversary of Jesus Christ and New Gregorian Calendar Year.