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  • دیدار دبیر کل دی 8 و خداحافظی سفیر آفریقای جنوبی با آقای محمد جواد ظریف وزیر امور خارجه 2017-12-11 17:21

    By: Mohammad Khodabakhsh

    Zarif bids farewell to envoy, meets D-8 sec. gen.

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif received South African Ambassador to Tehran William Max Whitehead for the last timer as the ambassador’s term of service in Tehran has come to end. Also at the end of his term as the secretary general, Dr. Ali Mohammad Mousavi, head of the D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation, also known as Developing-8, met with Mr. Zarif.

  • Senegalese envoy 2017-10-29 15:50

    Senegal envoy calls for closer ties with Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 29 (MNA) – Senegal’s ambassador to Tehran called for a strategic plan for economic cooperation between Iran and Africa and expansion of bilateral economic ties.

  • zarif 2017-10-24 22:05

    Foreign Minister Zarif arrives in Uganda

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif who is heading a ranking politico-economic delegation arrived in Uganda, the 2nd stop in his 3 leg African countries tour.

  • Zarif plane 2017-10-24 16:07

    Zarif leaves S Africa for Uganda

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – As the second leg of his three-nation African tour, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has departed for Uganda in East Africa.

  • ظریف 2017-10-24 09:53


    Trump’s trash talk not to impede Iranians’ resistance

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif said Trump’s "trash talk" would not make the smallest dent in the defense, resistance and glory of Iranian people.

  • zarif south africa 2017-10-24 08:26

    Zarif meets with South African President

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – Iran’s foreign minister, who is on visit to Republic of South Africa (RSA), met and talked with the African country’s President, Jacob Zuma, on Monday evening.

  • Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif 2017-10-23 18:19

    US after interests in dividing ME: Zarif to Tillerson

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Tillerson’s anti-Iran remarks in Riyadh were responded by Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif who is currently visiting South African capital city of Pretoria.

  • آفریقای جنوبی 2017-10-23 15:22

    Iran, South Africa hold 13th Joint Commission in Pretoria

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – The 13th meeting of Iran-South Africa Joint Commission was held in the African state’s administrative capital of Pretoria on Monday, October 23.

  • iran south africa 2017-10-23 13:32

    FM Zarif:

    Pres. Rouhani to visit S Africa in few months

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Speaking at South Africa-Iran Business Forum in Pretoria on Mon., FM Zarif announced President Rouhani’s upcoming visit to South Africa in a few months.

  • ظریف 2017-10-23 09:59


    Iran after comprehensive ties with BRICS

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Iran was after comprehensive ties with BRICS since it was an emerging economic group.

  • zarif s africa 2017-10-22 23:27

    Iranian FM Zarif arrives in S Africa’s Pretoria

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif who is heading a senior delegation of political and economic figures arrived in S African administrative capital city of Pretoria on Sunday.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-10-21 17:45

    Zarif to head senior politics-economy delegation to S Africa

    TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) – Iran Foreign Minister Zarif will leave Tehran at the head of a ranking politics and economy delegation to South Africa, said FM Spox Bahram Ghasemi on Saturday.

  • سیاری 2017-10-18 11:45

    European states after fortifying ties with Iran’s Navy

    TEHRAN, Oct. 18 (MNA) – A number of European navy commanders met and talked with Iran’s Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari at Venice Regional Seapower Symposium (RSS) for the Navies of the Mediterranean and Black Sea Countries.

  • اتحادیه آفریقا 2017-10-10 09:35

    AU ready to consolidate ties with Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (MNA) – African Union (AU) officials, at a meeting with Iranian Foreign Ministry’s Director General for African Affairs Mehdi Aghajafari, welcomed development of cooperation with the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • وقت ناهار 2017-10-04 15:53

    ‘Lunch Time’ wins best short in S Africa

    TEHRAN, Oct. 04 (MNA) – Iranian short ‘Lunch Time’ won best student short film award in the international section of the 6th annual Jozi Film Festival which took place in Johannesburg, South Africa, from September 21-24, 2017.

  • سلمان خدادای 2017-09-12 17:15

    Iran calls for Tehran-Pretoria direct flight

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Chairman of Iran-South Africa Friendship Group called for removing obstacles to banking transactions and establishing a direct flight route between Tehran and Pretoria to expand bilateral economic sides.

  • حسین امیرعبداللهیان 2017-09-12 17:14


    Iran, S Africa hold excellent parliamentary ties

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Iran and South Africa could use their capabilities to remove barriers to expansion of bilateral relations.

  • ولی الله سیف 2017-09-04 20:56

    Pres. Rouhani to visit S Africa: Seif

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) – Seif, the governor of Iran’s Central Bank told S Africa’s top law maker that he hopes President Rouhani’s visit to S Africa would make up the shortcomings in bilateral Banking relations.

  • ظریف 2017-09-04 00:59

    Iran, reliable partner of S Africa in ME: Zarif

    TEHRAN, Sep. 04 (MNA) –Iran’s FM Zarif told South African Parliament Speaker Baleka Mbete that Iran can be a reliable and good partner of South Africa in the region.

  • عسل 2017-09-03 19:04

    Iran begins honey exports to S Africa

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – An Iranian official says that interactions with a representative of South Africa at Iran’s Chamber of Cooperatives yielded in the deal to export Iran’s honey to the African country.

  • دیدار رئیس مجمع نمایندگان آفریقای جنوبی با وزیر امور خارجه 2017-09-03 18:07

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    FM Zarif meets with S African official

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met Sat. with Speaker of the National Assembly of South Africa Baleka Mbete.

  • کابینه یازدهم 2017-09-02 15:00

    Tehran-Pretoria ties intimate, friendly, progressive: Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani asserted that Tehran welcomes further enhancement of cooperation with Pretoria.

  • علی لاریجانی 2017-09-02 13:56

    Iran appreciates S Africa’s stance on Palestine

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Speaker of the Iranian Parliament said Iran was grateful of positive positions taken by South Africa for restoring rights of Palestinian people.

  • روحانی 2017-08-06 18:50

    Pres. Rouhani calls for closer ties with African nations

    TEHRAN, Aug. 06 (MNA) – In Separate Sunday meetings with senior officials from Swaziland and Lesotho, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called for expansion of cooperation with their respective countries.

  • دیدارهای امروز محمدجواد ظریف 2017-08-01 11:16

    S African envoy discuss bilateral ties with Iranian officials

    TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and South African Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Nomaindiya Mfeketo emphasized the enhancement of ties between the two countries.

  • دیدارهای امروز محمدجواد ظریف 2017-08-01 08:51

    By: Mohammad Mohsenifar

    Zarif meets with S African official

    TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with South African Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Nomaindiya Mfeketo.

  • مستند «نلسون ماندلا برای هميشه» 2017-07-19 10:22

    UN chief :

    World improving actions best tribute to Mandela

    TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres in his message on Nelson Mandela International Day, 18 July 2017, said the best tribute we can pay this great man is not words or in ceremonies, but actions that improve our world.

  • یک روز طولانی 2017-07-16 17:41

    ‘A Long Day’ on its way to South Africa

    TEHRAN, Jul. 16 (MNA) – Iranian film ‘A Long Day’, directed by Babak Bahram Beigi is to be screened at 38th Durban International Film Festival 2017 in South Africa.

  • South Sudan 2017-05-08 22:01

    Over 1mn children flee South Sudan: UN

    JUBA, May 08 (MNA) – Two UN agencies said Monday that over 1 million children have fled South Sudan due to escalating armed conflict.

  • WEF 2017-04-30 14:00

    S Africa will host economic forum on Africa

    PRETORIA, Apr. 30 (MNA) – South Africa will host the 27th World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa, which will take place next week, to focus on achieving inclusive growth in the continent.