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27 Sept 2016- Iran replies to Saudi Arabia’s letter to the Security Council
In the name of God, the most Compassionate, the most Merciful     No: 1039                                                                                                     27 September 2016   H. E. Mr. Gerard van... 
26 Sept 2016- Statement by Mr. Abbas Yazdani, First Secretary Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations In the exercise of the right to reply in the General Assembly
Statement by Mr. Abbas Yazdani, First Secretary Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations In the exercise of the right to reply in the General Assembly 26 Sept. 2016 Mr. President The Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirate, in his address to the... 
26 September 2016- Statement by H.E. Seyyed Abbas Araghchi Deputy for Legal and International Affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran before General Assembly Plenary Meeting to Promote the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons
Statement by H.E. Seyyed Abbas Araghchi  Deputy for Legal and International Affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran before General Assembly Plenary Meeting to Promote the International Day  for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons  (New York, ... 
23 Sept 2016- Right of reply By Mr. Hossein Maleki, First Counselor Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations 71st General Assembly
Right of reply By Mr. Hossein Maleki, First Counselor Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations 71st  General Assembly 23 September 2016   Mr. President, The representative of the Israeli regime took the floor today in this Assembly and once again... 
23 Sept 2016- Statement by H.E. Dr. Mohammad Javad Zarif, Minster for Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Extraordinary Session of the Council of Ministers of the Economic Cooperation Organization on the sidelines of the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly
Statement by  H.E. Dr. Mohammad Javad Zarif, Minster for Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Extraordinary Session of the Council of Ministers of the Economic Cooperation Organization on the sidelines of the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly   (23 September... 
23 Sept 2016- Statement by Ambassador Hossein Dehghani at the Fortieth Annual Meeting of the Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 on the theme “Issues of importance to the Group to consider during the 71st session of the UNGA”
Statement by Ambassador Hossein Dehghani at the Fortieth Annual Meeting of the Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 on the theme “Issues of importance to the Group to consider during the 71st session of the UNGA”   (New York, 23 September 2016)   In the Name of... 
22 Sept 2016- Statement by: H.E. Dr. Hassan Rouhani President of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the General Debate of the General Assembly of the United Nations
Statement by:  H.E. Dr. Hassan Rouhani President of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the General Debate of the General Assembly of the United Nations 22 September 2016- New York    In the name of God, the most Compassionate, the most Merciful   Praise be to Allah, Lord of the two... 
22 Sept 2016- Statement by H.E. Hossein Dehghani, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United nations on the General Assembly High Level Meeting Commemorating Thirtieth Anniversary of the Declaration on the Right to Development
Statement by H.E. Hossein Dehghani, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United nations  on the General Assembly High Level Meeting Commemorating Thirtieth Anniversary of the Declaration on the Right to Development  (New York,... 
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Statement by H.E. Dr. Hassan Rouhani President of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the General Debate of the General Assembly of the United Nations

Statement by H.E. Dr. Hassan Rouhani  President of the Islamic Republic of Iran  at the General Debate of the General Assembly of the United Nations 22 September 2016-    In the name of God, the most Compassionate, the most Merciful  Praise be to Allah, Lord of the two Worlds, and peace be upon our Prophet Mohammad and his family and [more]

President Rouhani urges enhanced Iran-Cuba trade ties

President Rouhani urges enhanced Iran-Cuba trade ties Press TV- (Tue Sep 20, 2016) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has stressed the need for the promotion of all-out relations between the Islamic Republic and Cuba, particularly trade ties, following a [more]

Press release

Press release September 17, 2016- The Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations categorically rejects the allegations, as contained in Saudi Arabia’s letter to the President of the [more]

The Islamic Republic Has Long Fought Terror: The terror group in question, al Qaeda, has been a sworn enemy of Iran long before Sept. 11

 Sept. 13, 2016-  Regarding former Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman’s “Remember Iran’s Role in 9/11” (op-ed, Sept. 8): Mr. Lieberman melds a series of unsubstantiated allegations and innuendos made [more]

Mohammad Javad Zarif: Let Us Rid the World of Wahhabism

Mohammad Javad Zarif: Let Us Rid the World of Wahhabism  NYtimes- (SEPT. 13, 2016) Public relations firms with no qualms about taking tainted petrodollars are experiencing a bonanza. Their latest project has been to persuade us that the Nusra Front, Al [more]

Arab League must stop Saudi support for terrorists: Iran

Arab League must stop Saudi support for terrorists: Iran Press TV- (Fri Sep 9, 2016) Iran says the Arab League must urge Saudi Arabia to put an end to its killing of civilians in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Bahrain and supporting terrorist groups founded and [more]

Saudi Arabia, Israel have even alienated allies: Iran’s Zarif

Saudi Arabia, Israel have even alienated allies: Iran’s Zarif Press TV- (Tue Aug 30, 2016) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says atrocities by Saudi Arabia and Israel have worked to even alienate their own allies. “As evidence from behind the scenes [more]

US policy of sanctions against Iran, Cuba fallen flat: Zarif

US policy of sanctions against Iran, Cuba fallen flat: Zarif Press TV- (Mon Aug 22, 2016 ) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran and Cuba have proven that the United States has failed to advance its agendas by exerting pressure on the two [more]

Iran’s Zarif to kick off six-nation Latin America tour Sunday

Iran’s Zarif to kick off six-nation Latin America tour Sunday Press TV- (Wed Aug 17, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will launch a six-nation tour of Latin America on Sunday to discuss the development of ties.    Heading a large [more]

Iran stresses better Venezuela ties

Iran stresses better Venezuela ties Press TV- (Tue Aug 16, 2016) Iran’s foreign minister has stressed the Islamic Republic’s interest in enhancing mutual relations with Venezuela during a meeting with his counterpart from the Latin [more]

Saudis know no limit in slaughtering Yemenis: Iran

Saudis know no limit in slaughtering Yemenis: Iran Press TV- (Mon Aug 15, 2016) Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi says Saudi Arabia knows no limit in killing Yemeni children, women and the injured. Qasemi made the remarks on Monday after [more]

Iran, Russia urge acceleration of relations promotion

Iran, Russia urge acceleration of relations promotion Press TV- (Mon Aug 8, 2016) Presidents of Iran and Russia have stressed the importance of accelerating the development of bilateral relations in all fields. In a meeting in the Azeri capital city of [more]

P5+1 not fully abiding by JCPOA: Rouhani

P5+1 not fully abiding by JCPOA: Rouhani Press TV- (Tue Aug 2, 2016) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the P5+1 group of countries is not fully carrying out its obligations under the nuclear deal with the Islamic Republic.  In a [more]

JCPOA proved necessity of distrust in US promises: Leader

JCPOA proved necessity of distrust in US promises: Leader Press TV- (Mon Aug 1, 2016 ) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Iran’s experience in striking a nuclear agreement with the P5+1 group of countries, including the United [more]

Iran ready for anti-terror cooperation with Mali: Zarif

Iran ready for anti-terror cooperation with Mali: Zarif Press TV- (Thu Jul 28, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has voiced concern over the presence of terror groups in Mali, saying Tehran is ready for cooperation with the violence-hit state [more]

Iran backs Nigeria's fight against al-Qaeda, Boko Haram: Zarif

Iran backs Nigeria's fight against al-Qaeda, Boko Haram: Zarif Press TV- (Mon Jul 25, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has reiterated the Islamic Republic’s support for Nigeria in its campaign against al-Qaeda and Boko Haram terrorist [more]

Iran rejects French envoy’s biased remarks

Iran rejects French envoy’s biased remarks Press TV- (Tue Jul 19, 2016) Iran has lashed out at the French ambassador to the UN for making “consciously biased” remarks about Tehran’s role in the Middle East, saying such fabricated claims [more]

US gets low grade in JCPOA implementation: Iran FM

US gets low grade in JCPOA implementation: Iran FM Press TV- (Mon Jul 18, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the United States will likely receive a low grade for its commitment to implementation of last July’s nuclear [more]

All sides must remain committed to nuclear deal: Mogherini

All sides must remain committed to nuclear deal: Mogherini Press TV- (Thu Jul 14, 2016) The EU has urged all parties to uphold their commitments to the landmark deal struck between Tehran and six world powers last year amid Iran’s complaints that it has not [more]

Iran rejects NATO claims on missile work

Iran rejects NATO claims on missile work Press TV- (Mon Jul 11, 2016) The Iranian Foreign Ministry has dismissed a recent NATO communiqué concerning the Islamic Republic’s missile program as “a repetition of past baseless [more]

Iran president vows full support for Iraq’s anti-terror fight

Iran president vows full support for Iraq’s anti-terror fight Press TV- (Mon Jul 11, 2016) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the Islamic Republic will always stand by the Iraqi government and nation in the fight against terrorism and help protect the holy [more]

Iran, Bulgaria ink MoUs to expand bilateral relations

Iran, Bulgaria ink MoUs to expand bilateral relations Press TV- (Mon Jul 11, 2016) The Islamic Republic of Iran and Bulgaria have signed three memoranda of understanding (MoUs) to further promote bilateral relations in various fields, including agriculture, [more]

Iran condemns US exploitation of intl. banking system, seizure of assets

Iran condemns US exploitation of intl. banking system, seizure of assets Press TV- (Fri Jul 8, 2016) Iran’s Ambassador to the United Nations has denounced a US Supreme Court ruling that allows for the seizure of frozen Iranian assets, describing the measure as a clear [more]

Full support for Afghanistan, Iran's core policy: Rouhani

Full support for Afghanistan, Iran's core policy: Rouhani Press TV- (Tue Jul 5, 2016 ) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says providing the central government in Afghanistan with full support is one of the fundamental policies of the Islamic Republic. “We [more]