Expediency Council



  • محسن رضایی 2017-11-12 21:44

    Missile Iran’s defensive shield, no talk over it: Rezaei

    TEHRAN, Nov. 12 (MNA) – former IRGC commander in chief posted a message on his Instagram account rejecting any chance of negotiation over Iran’s missile program.

  • امیدوار رضایی 2017-11-10 11:14

    Iranian officials discuss international agreements

    TEHRAN, Nov. 10 (MNA) – Legal assistants of the government, the guardian council, parliament and the judicial system met with MP Omidvar Rezaei to discuss the acceleration of the ratification of international agreements.

  • محسن رضایی 2017-11-06 11:46


    Saudis ‘insanely’ after increased insecurity

    TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) – Secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei, in a brief statement released in his Twitter account, has reacted to recent developments inside Saudi Arabia.

  • جلسه مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام به ریاست آیت الله هاشمی شاهرودی 2017-10-21 22:56

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Expediency council meeting chaired by Ayat. Shahroudi

    TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) – The Saturday meeting of the expediency council was held under the chairmanship of Ayatollah Hashemi Shahroudi with members like Mohsen Rezaei, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf, and Ebrahim Raiesi.

  • آيت الله هاشمی شاهرودی ، رئيس مجمع تشخيص مصلحت نظام 2017-10-14 21:50

    Trump distortion of history, political joke: Ayat. Shahroudi

    TEHRAN, Oct. 14 (MNA) – Ayatollah Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi the Chairman of the Expediency Council denounced US President Trump’s manipulation of historic facts.

  • نشست خبری محسن رضایی دبیر مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام  در بغداد 2017-10-08 18:32

    Trump committing suicide leaving decision on JCPOA to Congress

    TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – The Secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council, Mohsen Rezaei, says that if Trump leaves the decision over the nuclear deal upon the congress, it would be a political suicide of the POTUS.

  • اولین جلسه مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام در دوره‌ جدید 2017-09-23 21:03

    1st session of Expediency Council in new term

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – The first meeting of the Expediency Council members in the new term, chaired by Ayatollah Hashemi Shahroudi, was held on Saturday.

  • اولین جلسه مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام به ریاست هاشمی شاهرودی 2017-09-23 19:42

    Head of Iran’s Expediency Council:

    Rouhani's response to Trump’s anti-Iran speech 'decisive, defiant'

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – Ayatollah Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi, the Head of Iran’s Expediency Council, criticized Trump’s address at UNGA and hailed Pres. Rouhani’s decisive response.

  • محسن رضایی 2017-09-20 11:59

    Mohsen Rezaei:

    ‘Netanyahu seems to have written draft of Trump’s UNGA speech’

    TEHRAN, Sep. 20 (MNA) – Former IRGC General Mohsen Rezaei, in response to Trump’s anti-Iranian remarks, said it seemed that the Israeli PM had written draft of US president’s speech at UNGA.

  • دیدار رئیس و اعضای دوره جدید مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام با رهبر انقلاب 2017-09-13 14:52

    Leader receives Expediency Council's new members

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Newly-appointed chairman and members of the Expediency Council met with Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei on Wednesday morning.

  • ارائه حکم جدید دکتر رهبر به عنوان رئیس دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی توسط دکتر علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-09-06 15:36


    Iran fine with launch of bilateral ties with S Arabia

    TEHRAN, Sep. 06 (MNA) – Iranian Leader's senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati, while noting that Iran had no problem with forming bilateral ties with Saudi Arabia, advised the Arab country not to interfere with internal affairs of regional states.

  • نشست خبری محسن رضایی دبیر مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام  در بغداد 2017-09-05 12:02

    Press conference of Secretary of Expediency Council in Baghdad

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Secretary of Iran's Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei held a press conference on Monday in Baghdad, Iraq.

  • mohsen rezaei 2017-09-04 13:56

    Rezaei urges Iraqi Kurds to dismiss referendum

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Secretary of Iran's Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei, while warning against a 20-year war in the event of regional disintegration, called on Iraqi Kurdistan leaders to dismiss the referendum plot.

  • 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.

  • leader 2017-08-14 12:11

    New Expediency Council head, members appointed

    TEHRAN, Aug. 14 (MNA) – In an order issued today, Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei appointed chairman, secretary general, and members of Expediency Council for a five-year term.

  • ولایتی 2017-07-11 12:58


    Mosul liberation victory for Iran as well

    TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati deemed Iraq’s victory in Mosul as equally important for Iran since the two neighboring sides share several commonalities.

  • رضایی 2017-07-07 19:28


    Al Saud turned Saudi Arabia to ‘second Israel’

    TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) – Former IRGC General Mohsen Rezaei described Saudi Arabia as a ‘second Israel’.

  • Rezaei hopes Ahmad Motevaselian would return to Iran 2017-04-03 13:26


    Iran’s activities in region to maintain peace, security

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – Former IRGC general and current secretary of the Expediency Council reacted to provocative remarks by head of US Central Command, saying Iran’s activities in Persian Gulf and region are to maintain peace and security.

  • همایش دورنمای اقتصاد ایران ۱۳۹۶ 2017-02-28 09:10

    Iran Economic Outlook Conf. held in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – Iran Economic Outlook Conference was held on Monday, attended by Deputy FM Seyyed Abbas Araghchi and Expediency Council member Ali Agha-Mohammadi.

  • مراسم چهلمین روز درگذشت آیت الله هاشمی رفسنجانی 2017-02-16 20:02

    By: Mohammad Mohsenifar

    Ceremony commemorates Ayat. Hashemi Rafsanjani

    TEHRAN, Feb. 16 (MNA) – A ceremony was held on Thursday to mark the 40th day after the death of Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, former Iranian president and late head of Expediency Council.

  • محسن رضائي 2017-02-07 12:07


    Trump prone to be led to war

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – Secretary of the Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei said US President Donald Trump is liable to wage wars in region under the influence of Israel and Saudi Arabia.

  • جلسه مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام 2017-02-04 16:24

    Expediency Council meets sans Ayat. Hashemi

    TEHRAN, Feb. 04 (MNA) – The first meeting of Expediency Council after the death of Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani was held today chaired by Ayatollah Movahedi Kermani.

  • امضای دفتر یادبود درگذشت آیت الله هاشمی رفسنجانی 2017-01-17 16:58

    By: Mohammad Mohsenifard

    Tehran-residing diplomats pay tribute to Ayat. Hashemi

    TEHRAN, Jan. 17 (MNA) – Attending the secretariat office of Iran’s Expediency Council, a host of Tehran residing ambassadors from different countries of the world left a message of tribute on the official book of condolences dedicated to Ayatollah Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani. 

  • نشست خبری دبیر مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام 2017-01-16 16:32

    Tehran eyes ‘more rapid development’ in Iran-China ties

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Secretary of the Expediency Council has urged more rapid development of Tehran-Beijing trade.

  • دیدار محسن رضایی 2017-01-16 11:02

    CCP diplomatic delegation meet with Mohsen Rezaei

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Diplomatic delegation of China’s Communist Party (CCP), the founding and ruling political party of modern China, met with Secretary of Iran's Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei.

  • حضور مردم در حرم  مطهر امام (ره) 2017-01-10 11:47

    Massive crowd shows up to Rafsanjani's funeral

    TEHRAN, Jan. 10 (MNA) – A large number of people have gathered at the mausoleum of late founder of the Islamic Revolution Imam Khomeini in southern Tehran on Tue. to bid farewell to former Iranian president and chairman of the Expediency Council Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani who died at 82 Sunday night.

  • اقامه نماز رهبر انقلاب بر پیکر حجت‌الاسلام والمسلمین هاشمی رفسنجانی 2017-01-10 11:22

    Leader performs ritual prayers for late ex-President Rafsanjani

    TEHRAN, Jan. 10 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei led the ritual ‘prayer for the deceased’ in the funeral of former Iranian president and chairman of the Expediency Council Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani at Tehran University on Tue. Ayatollah Rafsanjani will be laid to rest at the mausoleum of late founder of the Islamic Revolution Imam Khomeini in southern Tehran.

  • اکبر هاشمی رفسنجانی 2017-01-09 12:05

    Int. figures react to Ayat. Rafsanjani's demise

    TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (MNA) – Following the demise of Ayatollah Hashemi, major international personalities issued messages of condolence, expressing regret for the tragic event.

  • لاریجانی 2017-01-09 10:32


    Hashemi stood strong during tough times of Revolution

    TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (MNA) – Iran’s Parl. Speaker Ali Larijani while expressing his condolences on the demise of Ayat. Hashemi Rafsanjani, said Hashemi’s name was and will always be tied to the Islamic Revolution.

  • دیدار رییس شورای مشورتی اندونزی با روحانی 2017-01-09 09:56


    'Islam lost a great asset, Iran a great commander'

    TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani issued a condolence message on Sunday over the loss of Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, stressing that “Islam had lost a great asset, Iran a great commander.”