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23 August 2016- Statement by H.E. Mr. Golamali Khoshroo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations On behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement before the Security Council Open Debate on Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction
Statement by H.E. Mr. Golamali Khoshroo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations On behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement before the Security Council Open Debate on Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction New York, 23 August... 
2 August 2016- Statement by H.E. Mr. G. Ali Khoshroo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations Before the Security Council Open Debate On children and armed conflict
Statement by H.E. Mr. G. Ali Khoshroo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations Before the Security Council Open Debate On children and armed conflict 2 August 2016, New York   Mr. President, I would like to begin by congratulating... 
19 July 2016- tatement by H. E. Mr. Majid BIZMARK, Director General for International Environment and Sustainable Development Affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran At the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development 2016
Statement by H. E. Mr. Majid BIZMARK, Director General for International Environment and Sustainable Development Affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran At the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development 2016 (UNHQ, 19 July 2016) Mr. President, Excellencies,... 
19 July 2016- Statement by H.E. Mr. Golam Ali Khoshroo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Iran (IR) to the UN On behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement Before the Security Council Open Debate on the Working Methods of the Council
Statement by H.E. Mr. Golam Ali Khoshroo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of  Iran (IR) to the UN  On behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement before the Security Council Open Debate on the Working Methods of the Council 19 July 2016, New York   Mr. President, I have the honor... 
13 July 2016- Statement by H. E. Gholam Hossein Dehghani, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the General Assembly High-Level Thematic Debate on Human Rights
Statement by H. E. Gholam Hossein Dehghani, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran  at the General Assembly High-Level Thematic Debate on Human Rights  (New York , 13 July 2016)   Mr. President,   The Islamic Republic of Iran appreciates... 
7 July 2016- Statement by: H.E. Mr. Gholamali Khoshroo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations, Before the General Assembly On Agenda item 117: “The United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy”
Statement by: H.E. Mr. Gholamali Khoshroo,  Ambassador and Permanent Representative  of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations,  Before the General Assembly On Agenda item 117: “The United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy” New York, 7 July 2016 Mr.... 
30 June 2016- Intervention by Mr. Mohammad Hassani Nejad P. Counsellor – Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the UN Informal Consultation on enhancing participation of indigenous people
Intervention by Mr. Mohammad Hassani Nejad P. Counsellor – Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the UN Informal Consultation on enhancing participation of indigenous people (New York – 30 June 2016) Mm. Ambassador, Indigenous peoples have historically been deprived... 
28 June 2016- Statement by Mr. Mohammad Hassani Nejad Pirkouhi. Counsellor, Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the UN at the UN-WOMEN Annual Session: under Agenda item 2 Mid-term Review of 2014-2017 Strategic Plan
Statement by Mr. Mohammad Hassani Nejad Pirkouhi. Counsellor, Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the UN at the UN-WOMEN Annual Session: under Agenda item 2 Mid-term Review of 2014-2017 Strategic Plan (New York, 27-28 June 2016)   Mm. President, At the outset, I would... 
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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]

Iran not to rest until terror defeated: Zarif

Iran not to rest until terror defeated: Zarif Press TV- (Mon Jul 4, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran will not give up the fight against terrorism until terrorists and their ideology are defeated. “We should not and [more]

Iranian President Rouhani urges firm action over Saudi embassy raids

Iranian President Rouhani urges firm action over Saudi embassy raids Press TV- (Tue Jun 28, 2016 ) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called for firm judicial action against the individuals involved in raids on Saudi diplomatic perimeters in two Iranian cities back in [more]

Jordan wants to boost diplomatic ties with Iran

Press TV- (Tue Jun 21, 2016) Jordan's Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh says his country seeks to boost diplomatic relations with Iran. Judeh, who is also Jordan’s Deputy Prime Minister, made the comments [more]

Iran MPs rap UN removal of Saudi Arabia from child abuse list

Iran MPs rap UN removal of Saudi Arabia from child abuse list Press TV- (Tue Jun 21, 2016) Over 200 Iranian lawmakers have condemned the United Nations for removing Saudi Arabia from a blacklist for overwhelmingly violating children’s rights in Yemen, a member of [more]

Iran’s Foreign Ministry appoints new spokesman

Iran’s Foreign Ministry appoints new spokesman Press TV- (Sun Jun 19, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has appointed the Foreign Ministry's new spokesman, who will also head the ministry's Center for Public and Media [more]

Anti-terror fight requires common global strategy: Iran

Anti-terror fight requires common global strategy: Iran Press TV- (Tue Jun 14, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the fight against extremism and terrorism requires a common global strategy. “All must understand that this (terrorism) [more]