Gulf Cooperation Council Countries (GCC)



  • محمد قادری - مدیر کل اخبار خارجی مهر 2017-10-03 09:57

    Tehran Times Editor-in-Chief:

    KRG referendum alternative to Qatari crisis

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – The acting editor-in-chief of The Tehran Times said an earlier referendum on the Kurdish region would have alleviated the need for Americans and Zionists to form a crisis between Qatar and Persian Gulf littoral states.

  • خالد جارالله 2017-03-27 12:25

    Kuwait hopeful about Iran-PGCC talks

    TEHRAN, Mar. 27 (MNA) – Kuwaiti Under Secretary for Foreign Affairs Khaled al-Jarallah voiced hope that Tehran-Persian Gulf Cooperation Council dialogue start in very near future.

  •   2017/03/14

    By: Hossein Askari

    Trump’s ‘beautiful’ deals with Arabs to boomerang

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – President Trump has said time and again that he would bring his deal-making talents, which he claims to be second to none, to his new job as President of the United States.

  •   2017/02/13

    By: Javad Heirannia

    A new security order for Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – Late last year in Manama, Bahrain, British Prime Minister Theresa May assured Persian Gulf oil monarchies that the United Kingdom’s anti-Iran posture would remain unchanged under her leadership.

  • دیدار صباح الخالد الصباح وزیر خارجه کویت با محمد جواد ظریف وزیر خارجه ایران 2017-01-27 13:07

    Kuwait after rebuilding Iran-Persian Gulf Arabs relations

    TEHRAN, Jan. 27 (MNA) – Kuwaiti Under Secretary for Foreign Affairs Khaled al-Jarallah welcomed the results garnered in Kuwaiti FM’s visit to Tehran and asserted that Iranians gave yes to call for boosting bilateral cooperation.

  • علاءالدین بروجردی 2016-12-13 22:04

    Senior MP urges severing ties with Britain

    TEHRAN, Dec. 13 (MNA) – Head of Parliament NSFPC Alaeddin Boroujerdi has told a Parliament open session Britain does not deserve diplomatic ties in embassy level with Iran.

  • علی لاریجانی 2016-12-11 14:12


    British waging ‘empty propaganda, hollow rambling’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Parliament speaker has said British officials have been far from the realities of the region, thus waging hollow propaganda.

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-12-10 21:14

    FM summons Hopton over May remarks

    TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry has summoned British ambassador to Tehran to provide comments about British prime minister’s remarks about Iran on PGCC meeting last Tuesday.

  • گفتگو با سلیم الجبوری، عادل البیاتی و علاءالدین بروجردی 2016-12-10 12:19

    Iran threatens to reverse diplomatic relations with England

    TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) – Chairman of the Iranian parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi has warned England of re-downgrading relations following “divisive” remarks by Prime Minister Theresa May.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-12-08 09:51

    Diplomat calls PGCC to quit meddling

    TEHRAN, Dec. 08 (MNA) –The Spokesman of Iran’s Foreign Ministry invited the six member states of the [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council to abandon divisive and sectarian policies.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-12-08 09:22

    London unqualified to interfere in others’ affairs: Ghasemi

    TEHRAN, Dec. 08 (MNA) – Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iran’s Foreign Ministry responded to the remarks of British PM, Theresa May, made on Wednesday in Bahrain.

  •   2016-12-06 23:19

    Theresa May should condemn Saudi death penalties at GCC meeting

    TEHRANA, Dec. 06 (MNA) – The British PM should use her meeting with the King of Saudi Arabia to condemn the country's sentencing to death today of 15 Shia Muslims for alleged espionage.

  • ترزا می 2016-11-29 18:19


    UK PM meeting with GCC ‘flagrant disregard’ for human rights

    TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) – IHRC has written to the British PM registering dismay with her upcoming visit to Bahrain to meet with leaders of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council on the sidelines of the organization’s summit early next month.

  •         2016-10-15 20:57

    Foreign Ministry:

    PGCC, Turkey joint statement ‘hypocritical, defamatory’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 15 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry has responded to joint statement by Turkey and Persian Gulf Cooperation Council by describing it as ‘hypocritical and derogatory’ about Iran.

  • Muslims Breaking Fast ORIGINAL.jpg 2016-06-17 15:23

    GCC to maximize Muslim visitor arrivals during Ramadan

    Singapore, Jun. 17 (MNA) – The [Pesian] Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states are set to benefit from the growth in Muslim travelers during the holy month of Ramadan, according to new research released on June 16 by MasterCard and CrescentRating .

  • ولایتی 2016-05-08 13:25


    Riyadh misreads Iran-Arab ties

    TEHRAN, May 08 (MNA) – Leader’s senior adviser Ali Akbar Velayati said Saudis are under the illusion that they have closer ties than Iran with Arab states as Iran has no problems with [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

  • US Troops 2016-04-19 08:45

    US to send more troops to Iraq

    WASHINGTON, Apr. 19 (MNA) – US will send 200 more troops to support Iraqi operations to retake the city of Mosul, the Pentagon announced on Monday.

  • Velayati 2016-03-12 14:55


    Hezbollah preserves Muslim world’s dignity

    TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Leader's senior adviser on international affairs said with support of certain reactionary states in the region, Hezbollah which is the symbol of resistance and pride for the Arab and Islamic world has been labeled as a terrorist organization.

  • سید محمدعلی حسینی 2016/03/07

    By: Seyed Mohammad Ali Hosseini

    A ‘Council well in harmony with Zionists’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Six member states of [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council have labelled Hezbollah of Lebanon as a terrorist organization; an act which suffers any legal and conventional legitimacy.

  • parliament 2016-03-07 14:05

    MPs slam GCC action against Hezbollah

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Iranian MPs have condemned the recent statement of the [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) enlisting Lebanese Hezbollah as terrorist group.

  • سرلشگر فیروز آبادی 2016-03-06 15:52


    Hezbollah's place 'would emerge unscathed' in ME

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces has said the [P]GCC designation of Hezbollah as terrorist organization will have no effect whatsoever on Hezbollah’s firm place in the Middle East.

  • فلسطین 2016-03-06 12:24

    VIDEO: Palestinians protest GCC branding of Hezbollah as terrorist

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – Palestinian people and resistance forces have strongly condemned the recent decision by the [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to designate the Lebanese group Hezbollah a terrorist organization.

  • محمدجواد ظریف 2016-03-05 21:56


    Hezbollah ‘sole organization to defend Lebanon’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 05 (MNA) – Iran’s Javad Zarif has lambasted [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council decision on labeling Hezbollah as terrorist organization, saying Hezbollah is the sole defender of Lebanese soil against Zionists.

  • سردار جوانی 2016-03-05 15:45

    IRGC General:

    Hezbollah ‘enjoying huge popularity’ in ME

    TEHRAN, March 05 (MNA) – An IRGC adviser has said those countries labeling Hezbollah as ‘terrorist organization’ have effectively been allied to the Zionist regime.

  • جابری انصاری 2016-03-04 11:20

    Iran denounces labeling Hezbollah as terrorist group

    TEHRAN, Mar. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Spokesman condemned the decision by [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council to blacklist Hezbollah of Lebanon.

  • amir abdollahian 2016-03-03 16:07


    Labeling Hezbollah as terrorist targeting Lebanon’s peace  

    TEHRAN, Mar. 03 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy FM Amir-Abdollahian condemned the act of Saudi-led council of six Arab countries of the Persian Gulf in labeling Hezbollah as a terrorist party.    

  • mojtahedi 2015-11-28 16:01

    PGSG Researcher:

    Persian Gulf symbol of Iranian glory, history

    TEHRAN, Nov. 28 (MNA) – Seyyed Abbas Mojtahedi, a researcher and senior advisor to the head of the Persian Gulf Studies Center, explains about the activities of his center in an exclusive interview.