• بهرام قاسمی 2018-01-15 14:10

    Iran slams twin suicide bombing in central Baghdad

    TEHRAN, Jan. 15 (MNA) – Iran’s FM spokesman has strongly condemned the Monday’s twin suicide attacks in central Baghdad which killed at least 38 people and wounded as many as 100 others.

  • نشست خبری سفیر ایران در عراق 2018-01-14 10:08

    By: Mohammad Khodabakhsh

    Iran, Iraq ambs. hold presser

    TEHRAN, Jan. 14 (MNA) – Iran and Iraq ambassadors held a press conference in Tehran on Saturday and answered the media questions.

  • ATR airplanes 2018-01-13 21:15

    Iran, Iraq ink air transport agreement

    TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (MNA) – In a bid to ease the travel of pilgrims and expand transportation cooperation, Iran and Iraq signed an air transportation agreement on Saturday.

  • ایرج مسجدی - کراپ‌شده 2018-01-13 14:43

    Iran, Iraq’s 2nd top trade partner

    TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (MNA) – Iraj Masjedi, the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Iraq, said that Iran should play a unique role in reconstruction of post-crisis Iraq.

  • کمال خرازی 2018-01-08 14:08

    Iran ready to cooperate with regional countries to reduce tensions

    TEHRAN, Jan. 08 (MNA) – Head of Iran Foreign Relations Strategic Council kharrazi said the Islamic Republic of Iran has expressed its readiness to cooperate with the regional countries in order to reduce tensions and spread peace and stability in the region.

  • tehran conf 2018-01-08 13:00

    Iraqi defense official:

    Regional coop., not foreign intervention, can resolve ME issues

    TEHRAN, Jan. 08 (MNA) – General Secretary of Iraq Defense Ministry said Monday that the current issues in the Middle East can only be settled through regional cooperation, not by foreign intervention.

  • agriculture 2018-01-07 14:14

    Iraq bans import of some Iranian crops

    TEHRAN, Jan. 07 (MNA) – The head of the national union of Iran’s agricultural Products reported that Iraq continues to ban the import of some crops from Iran, stressing the need for economic diplomacy to resolve the issue.

  • ایرج مسجدی و سلیم الجبوری 2018-01-03 14:00

    Iran, Iraq emphasize broadening bilateral ties in all fields

    TEHRAN, Jan. 03 (MNA) – In his meeting with Speaker of Iraqi Parliament in Baghdad Salim al-Jabouri on Tuesday, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Baghdad Iraj Masjedi called on enhancing bilateral ties between the two countries.

  • پرویزخان 2018-01-02 14:49

    Iran reopens border crossings with Iraq’s Kurdistan

    TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) – Director of Parviz Khan border terminal announced that the gate with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has resumed activities as of today January 02.

  • شیخ اکرم الکعبی 2018-01-01 11:31

    Leader’s envoy meets Nujaba Secy. Gen. in Iraq

    TEHRAN, Jan. 01 (MNA) – Iranian Leader’s Representative in Iraq and Syria, Ayatollah Hosseini, met and talked with Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba Leader Sheikh Akram al-Kaabi.

  • 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 قشقاوی 2017-12-30 09:41

    Deputy FM:

    Iran after visa-free arrangement with all countries

    TEHRAN, Dec. 30 (MNA) – Deputy Foreign Minister Hassan Ghashghavi said Iran was ready to completely remove visa requirements for arrival of all foreign nationals in the country in a reciprocal approach.

  • صادرات 2017-12-30 09:37

    Over $1.4bn exports through Kermanshah customs in 2017

    KERMANSHAH, Dec. 30 (MNA) – Director General of the Customs Office in Kermanshah Province said Sat. that over $1.4 billion worth of good were exported through customs and border markets to neighboring countries in 2017.

  • iran iraq 2017-12-29 13:46

    Iranian, Iraqi sport ministers vow to expand coop.

    TEHRAN, Dec. 29 (MNA) – Iraq's Minister of Youth and Sports Abdul-Hussein Abtaan who is visiting Tehran joined his Iranian counterpart Soltanifar at the joint presser and voiced resolution to expand sport cooperation between the two neighboring countries.

  • اتحادیه عرب 2017-12-29 09:52

    Iraq rejects Arab league's accusations against Iran, Hezbollah

    TEHRAN, Dec. 29 (MNA) – Iraq has, again, showed reluctance to share the Arab League’s condemnation of what the organization describes as “Iranian interventions” in regional states’ affairs, and also refused to recognize Lebanese Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.

  • Masoud Barzani 2017-12-26 20:08

    Barzani behind terrorist in Qandil Mountains: Iraqi MP

    TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (MNA) – An Iraqi MP issued a statement on Tuesday saying that Barzani is after destabilizing the northern Iraq to pose more pressure on Tehran, Baghdad, and Ankara.

  • oil tanker trucks 2017-12-25 10:02

    Deputy oil minister:

    Iran-Iraq oil swap can increase to 250,000 bpd

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – In relation to the oil swap deal between Iran and Iraq, Iran’s deputy oil minister said that country’s refineries have the capacity of receiving 250,000 barrels of Iraqi oil, though due to the lack of a pipeline they are working on transferring 30-60.000 bpd at the moment.

  • شیخ اکرم الکعبی 2017-12-24 09:35

    US $50K reward for Iraqi anti-terror leader revealed

    TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (MNA) – After about ten years, a document was revealed showing that US had put a $50,000 reward for any kind of help to arrest Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba Leader Sheikh Akram al-Kaabi whose group was influential in defeating ISIL terrorist group in Iraq and Syria.

  • Gorran 2017-12-20 18:43

    As protests continue, two parties withdraw from KRG government

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) –Following days of violent clashes between protesters and security forces in Iraqi Kurdistan, the Change Movement (Gorran) and Kurdistan Islamic Group (KIG) declared their withdrawal from the KRG’s 8th cabinet on Wednesday.

  • protests in Iraqi Kurdistan 2017-12-20 13:27

    Iran consulate in Erbil warns Iranians

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – The Iranian consulate in Erbil issued a statement on Tuesday Dec. 19 warning Iranian citizens not to approach the area of the ongoing demonstrations in the autonomous Iraqi Kurdistan region.

  • protests in Iraqi Kurdistan 2017-12-19 18:24

    Protests in Iraqi Kurdistan enter second day

    TEHRAN, Dec. 19 (MNA) – Angry protesters have reportedly torched offices of the five main political parties around the region including Barzani’s Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) in Sulaymaniyah province.

  • گمرک کرمانشاه 2017-12-19 15:05

    Tehran, Baghdad to remove 10 custom-related barriers

    TEHRAN, Dec. 19 (MNA) – Iran and Iraq have reached final agreement on elimination of 10 bottlenecks on customs relations between the two countries.

  • نشست اضطراری کمیته فلسطین، اتحادیه مجالس کشورهای اسلامی 2017-12-19 09:53

    US plays role of crook in region: Larijani

    TEHRAN, Dec. 19 (MNA) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has said all the countries attending Meeting of the PUIC Presidential Troika agreed to confront the efforts to cover up the Palestinian issue.

  • Velayati advises France against meddling in Iran’s affairs 2017-12-18 20:30

    Defending Iraq, Syria, Lebanon equals defending Iran, Islam: Velayati

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – The Iranian Leader’s Aide on International Affairs, Ali Akbar Velayati, says that it was unwise if Iran had acted indifferently toward the expansion of ISIL in Iraq and Syria.

  • عباس البیاتی 2017-12-17 11:03

    Iraqi MP:

    Popular Mobilization Forces guarantees Iraq’s security

    TEHRAN, Dec. 17 (MNA) – Iraqi MP Abbas al-Bayati of the National Alliance in an interview with MNA rejected any possibility of disbanding the Hashd al-Shaabi or Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) in Iraq, saying the PMF guarantees Iraq’s security.

  • نادر انتصار 2017-12-16 18:29

    Difficult to predict future of Baghdad's political currents: expert

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Professor Nader Entessar from South Alabama University says “it is difficult to predict the future of Baghdad's political currents.”

  • علاء الدین بروجردی 2017-12-14 14:32

    MP calls for Iran-Iraq visa cancellation

    TEHRAN, Dec. 14 (MNA) – During a meeting between a senior Iranian MP and Iraqi ambassador to Tehran, the Iranian law-maker asked for the cancellation of visa obligation for Iran and Iraq nationals.

  • مذاکرات آستانه 2017-12-12 16:03

    Iraq seeks to join Astana talks on Syrian

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Baghdad plans to join the Astana talks on settling the Syrian crisis, Iraq’s Ambassador to Russia Haidar Mansour Hadi said on Tuesday.

  • UN Security Council 2017-12-12 15:50

    Draft resolution against US submitted to UNSC

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Some Arab states have been reported to have submitted as a draft resolution against US president Trump decision about al-Quds.

  • امیر عبداللهیان 2017-12-12 13:50


    Iran hails Iraq on victory against terrorism

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Parliament Speaker Special Aide on International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian congratulated the Iraqi nation on their victory against ISIL in a meeting with Iraqi ambassador to Iran.