Drug Trafficking



  • ناتو و مواد مخدر 2017/12/05

    By Payman Yazdani:

    NATO's responsibility toward drug production in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – Production of the illicit drugs in NATO-dominated Afghanistan has hit a new record during the past decade since the US lead coalition waged a war on the country in 2001 under the pretext of fighting terrorism.

  • علی لاریجانی 2017-12-04 20:30

    Iranian speaker calls UN to act instead of report on narcotics

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – The Speaker of Iranian Parliament, Ali Larijani criticized the UN and NATO for evading their responsibilities in regards to war on drug trafficking.

  • علی لاریجانی رئیس مجلس شورای اسلامی 2017-12-04 08:20

    Larijani urges West to feel responsible towards drug trafficking

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani warned the West to take responsibility in the fight against cultivation and distribution of narcotics.

  • لاریجانی 2017-12-03 18:44

    Parliament Speaker Larijani arrives in Moscow

    TEHRAN, Dec. 03 (MNA) – Iranian Speaker of Parliament Ali Larijani was welcomed by Russian State Duma Vice-Speaker Neverov after landing at Vnukovo International Airport in Moscow.

  • دیدار یانوش لواندفسکی رئیس گروه روابط با ایران در پارلمان اروپا با على لاریجانى رئیس مجلس 2017-11-26 21:29

    Ali Larijani

    US president after fear mongering against Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said “the US president makes new accusations against Iran every day in order to raise fears among foreign governments and persuade them to break off relations with Iran.”

  • وزارت اطلاعات 2017-11-06 09:17

    Intl. drug trafficking network dismantled in southeast Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) – The Intelligence Ministry forces on Sunday identified and dismantled an international drug trafficking network in Sistan and Baluchestan province.

  • وزارت اطلاعات 2017-10-31 16:03

    2 intl. drug trafficking networks dismantled in Kerman

    TEHRAN, Oct. 31 (MNA) – Intelligence Ministry forces have dismantled two international drug trafficking networks in Kerman, southeast of Iran.

  • دیدار روسای پلیس مبارزه با مواد مخدر ایران و پاکستان 2017-10-23 12:42

    By: Majid Asgaripour

    Pakistani delegation visit Counter-Narcotics Police expo in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Iranian Counter-Narcotics Police Chief General Mohammad Massoud Zahedian gave a tour of the exhibition to his Pakistani counterpart Maj. Gen. Mussarat Nawaz Malik on Monday.

  • 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.

  • Fishing 2017-10-07 14:09

    FAO calls for fighting against illegal fishing

    VALLETTA, Oct. 07 (MNA) – FAO general director Jose Graziano da Silva said today that all countries should join the Port State Measures Agreement (PSMA) to guarantee the success of the fight against illegal fishing.

  • علی مویدی 2017-10-04 13:54

    Tehran, Sofia to bolster ties on fight against drugs

    TEHRAN, Oct. 04 (MNA) – Chief of Iran’s Anti-Drug Police Brigadier General Ali Moayyedi has arrived in the Bulgarian capital to attend the 8th meeting of the Joint Iran-Bulgaria Commission.

  • رحمانی فضلی 2017-08-05 18:43

    Iran, Ecuador to tighten coop. on fight against drugs

    TEHRAN, Aug. 05 (MNA) – Iranian and Ecuadorian interior ministers have emphasized on enhancement of economic and trade relations as well as exchange of experiences on security issues and the fight against drug trafficking.

  • 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.

  • عباس عراقچی 2017-07-11 09:33


    Iran at forefront of fighting drug trafficking, terrorism

    TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy FM Abbas Araghchi held talks with Interpol Secretary General Jürgen Stock on Iran’s leading efforts to combat drug trafficking and terrorism as two major threats to the world.

  • مراسم سالروز جهانی مبارزه با مواد مخدر 2017-07-05 12:14

    By: Shahabeddin Ghayyoumi

    Iran marks Intl. Day Against Drug Abuse, Illicit Trafficking

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Iran celebrated the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking with the participation of high level officials from different organizations active in the field of drug control as well as representatives from international community and UN agencies, including UNFPA, UNODC as well as UN Resident Coordinator Office in Iran.

  • Drug 2017-06-24 19:05

    World Drug Report 2017:

    29.5mn people suffer from drug use disorders

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – In 2015 about a quarter of a billion people used drugs.

  • علی بختیار 2017-04-23 16:28

    Parl. Judicial Commission approves;

    Prison sentence to replace death penalty for drug dealers

    TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (MNA) – Member of the Parliament's Judicial and Legal Commission Ali Bakhtiar said the capital punishment for drug traffickers was commuted to a prison sentence of 25 to 30 years, after final approval of an amendment to Iran’s drug law.

  • جلسه علنی مجلس شورای اسلامی 2017-03-13 09:41

    Iran conditions death penalty for drug offenses

    TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – Capital punishment will be removed for all drug-related offenses with the exception of 3 cases, vice-chairman of Parliament’s Judiciary Committee told MNA on Sunday.

  • Tareck El Aissami 2017-02-15 11:47

    US Freezes current assets of Venezuelan vice president

    WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 (MNA) – The US Government has frozen Tuesday assets of Venezuelan Vice President Tareck El Aissami on allegations he's involved with drug-trafficking, accusation rejected by the Government of Venezuela.

  • غلامحسین محسنی اژه ای سخنگوی قوه قضائیه 2017-02-13 10:32

    Judiciary to reconsider death penalty for drug traffickers

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – Judiciary spokesperson has reported on a proposal to the Iranian Parliament to make amendments to capital punishment law as regards drug trafficking.

  • exports 2017-01-23 12:58

    Iran jumps 18 spots in LPI global ranking

    TEHRAN, Jan. 23 (MNA) – Comprehensive Customs System of Iran has enabled several new operations leading to an 18-spot improvement in the country’s Logistics Performance Index (LPI).

  • khoshroo 2016-12-20 10:49


    Intl. economic coop. with Afghanistan key to its security

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Iran's Ambassador to the United Nations Khoshroo, while stressing Iran’s support of Afghanistan, deemed expansion of economic ties with Afghans as an international responsibility which guarantees peace, stability and security.

  • سخنرانی ظریف 2016-12-04 12:03

    FM Zarif:

    Secure Afghanistan ‘vital to Heart of Asia region prosperity’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif stressed the country’s full support for the National Unity Government of Afghanistan, saying a secure and stable Afghanistan is vital to the prosperity of the Heart of Asia region.

  • دیدارهای امروز وزیر امورخارجه 2016-10-16 20:29


    Iran, Côte d'Ivoire drug fight necessary

    TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (MNA) – Iran’s Javad Zarif has called for Iran- Côte d'Ivoire cooperation to fight international drug cartels along with improved relations in international organizations.

  • جواد لاریجانی 2016-10-08 15:43

    Judiciary official:

    Review of capital punishment law to be addressed soon

    TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – Head of Supreme Human Rights Council of Iran has told a Brazilian daily the Council will come to a definitive results in review of capital punishment for major drug smuggling convicts.

  • MA4.Iran Oman.jpg 2016-09-27 21:44

    Iran, Oman to expand legal coop.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) – The Attorneys-General of Iran and Oman met on Tuesday in Tehran and conferred over the ways to expand legal and judicial cooperation between the two countries.

  • khoshroo 2016-09-15 10:34

    Security, instability still major challenges for Afghanistan

    TEHRAN, Sep. 15 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador And Permanent Representative to the United Nations Gholamali Khoshroo has addressed the UNSC session on situation in Afghanistan.

  • rahmani fazli 2016-09-04 14:34

    Interior Min., top UN official confer on humanitarian affairs

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – UN Humanitarian Chief Stephen O’Brien held talks with Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli on Sun. in Tehran for expansion of cooperation in the area of humanitarian missions.

  • 02-br2 Zarif.jpg 2016-07-29 12:16

    Zarif says Iran willing to help Mali against terror, drug

    TEHRAN, Jul. 29 (MNA) – Meeting the PM of Mali, the fourth country in Zarif’s latest tour of African countries, Iranian foreign minister voiced the willingness of the Islamic Republic of Iran to help Mali against terrorism and drug trafficking.

  • جلسه ستاد مبارزه با مواد مخدر با حضور رئیس جمهور 2016-07-25 16:12

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    Drug Control Headquarters holds meeting

    TEHRAN, Jul. 25 (MNA) – Iran's Drug Control Headquarters held a meeting on Monday, attended by President Hassan Rouhani.