• محمدجواد ظریف 2017-12-05 20:56

    Zarif tweets:

    Trump's immigration law 'regrettable'

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – After US Supreme Court ruled in favor of Trump’s immigration ban, Iranian FM Zarif criticized US governing body for giving bigotry a legalized face in US.

  • Bahram Ghasemi 2017-10-15 16:13

    Iran condoles with Somalia over massive blast

    TEHRAN, Oct. 15 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Bahram Ghasemi has condemned Saturday massive explosion in the Somali capital which has so far claimed the lives of over 180 people.

  • blast 2017-10-15 15:52

    Massive blast kills over 180 in Somalia

    TEHRAN, Oct. 15 (MNA) – The death toll from Saturday's blast in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, has risen to 189 with more than 200 injured, according to local police and hospital sources.

  • سیندی وسترگارد 2017/09/08

    Senior nuclear safeguards expert:

    Al-Shabaab is not Mining uranium in Somalia to sell to Iran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 08 (MNA) - Cindy Vesterggard, a Senior Associate with the Nuclear Safeguards rejected a few conservative media outlets report on a letter by the Somali FM that Al-Shabaab was mining UOC for transport to Iran.

  • FAO 2017-08-20 14:52


    World facing worst food crisis in 70 year

    TEHRAN, Aug. 20 (MNA) – The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) welcomes the UN Security Council's recognition of conflict as a major cause of famine, and the call to enhance longer-term recovery and resilience of conflict-affected countries.

  • پرچم ایران و سومالی 2017-07-02 09:17

    Exports to Somalia up by 38%

    TEHRAN, Jul. 02 (MNA) – Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization announced that volume of Iran’s exports to Somali had risen by 38 per cent in the previous Iranian year (ended March 20).

  • Famine 2017-05-19 16:33

    FAO Warns about famine in Yemen, 3 African countries

    TEHRAN, May. 19 (MNA) – FAO and other UN agencies have warned that Famine in Yemen, Northeastern Nigeria, Somalia, and South Sudan is close to generate humanitarian disaster.

  • Yury Fedotov 2017/04/18

    By:Yury Fedotov

    Somali piracy disremembered

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Somali piracy off the Horn of Africa was once estimated by the World Bank to cost global trade billions of dollars, and to harm the fragile economies of countries in the region.

  • Somalia 2017-02-14 16:06

    UNHCR repatriates 4753 Somali refugees in 2 weeks

    NAIROBI, Feb. 14 (MNA) – The UN refugee agency said on Tuesday that it has repatriated some 4,753 Somali refugees in Kenya by road between Jan. 16-31 before a court suspended the closure of the world's largest refugee camp in northeast Kenya.

  • ناوگروه 2017-02-13 15:11

    Navy thwarts pirate attack on Iranian vessel

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – Naval forces have successfully saved an Iranian-owned trade ship from pirates in the Bab el-Mandeb Strait, which connects the Red Sea to the Gulf of Aden.

  • Somalia 2017-02-01 16:56

    UN agency :

    26k Somali refugees affected by US travel ban

    NAIROBI,Feb. 01 (MNA) – About 26,000 Somali refugees, who fled to Kenya from fighting in their country and had planned to resettle in the United States, are now stranded because of travel ban by Washington, the UN refugee agency said on Wednesday.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2016-12-12 15:45


    Recent bombings prove frustration of terrorist groups

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi condemned the suicide truck bombing outside the busy seaport of the Somali capital, Mogadishu on Sunday.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارتامور خارجه 2016-11-07 15:44

    FM Spox.:

    EU Tehran office ‘unlikely to open’ anytime soon

    TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson has said no Egyptian official would visit Tehran, rejecting media speculations on possible visit by country’s oil minister.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2015-07-28 15:37

    Iran slams terror attack in Somalia

    TEHRAN, Jul. 28 (MNA) – Iran has censured the Sunday terrorist bomb attack on a hotel in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu which resulted in the death of 15 and injured at least 20 others.