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30 October 2014
Statement by Mr. Hossein Maleki, Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran before the Special Political and Decolonization Committee on the agenda item 52: “Comprehensive review of the whole question of Peacekeeping operations in all their aspects” 69th Session of the United... 
28 October 2014
Statement byRepresentative of the Islamic Republic of Iran on the Report of Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran before the Third Committee of the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly 28 October 2014, New York.   In the Name of God,... 
24 October 2014
 Statement by Ms. TaherehJalili, Expert Foreign Ministry of the Islamic Republic of Iran before the Special Political and Decolonization Committee on the agenda item 48: “Effects of Atomic Radiation” 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly 24 October 2014, New... 
23 October 2014
 Statement by H.E. Mr. G. Hossein Dehghani, Ambassador and Charge d’Affares of the Islamic Republic of Iran  on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement before the Security Council Open Debate on the Working Methods of the Council 23 October 2014, New York.   In the Name of... 
22 October 2014
Statement by Mr. Hossein Maleki, First Counselor, Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nation Before the Special Political and Decolonization Committee On the agenda item 54: “Questions relating to Information” 69th Session of the United Nations General... 
22 October 2014
Statement by the Islamic Republic of Iran On the Report of the Secretary General on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran,Document (A/69/306) before the Third Committee of the 69th Session of the General Assembly 22 October 2014, New York.   In the Name of... 
21 October 2014
 Statement by H.E. Mr. Hossein Dehghani Ambassador and Charge d’Affaires of the I. R. Iran to the UN before the Security Council Open Debate on “Situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian Question” 21 October 2014, New York.   In the Name of God, the Most... 
20 October 2014
Statement by the Islamic Republic of Iran  before the Third committee of the 69th Session of the UNGA Agenda Item 65 a&b: Rights of Indigenous Peoples 20 October 2014, New York.   In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful   Mr. Chairman, At the outset, I... 
17 October 2014
Statement by Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran before the Third Committee of the 69th  Session of the GA On Agenda item 64: a) Promotion and protection of the rights of the children & b) Follow – up to the outcome of the special session of the GA on children  17... 
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Tehran-Ankara ties to result in secure Mideast region: Rouhani

Tehran-Ankara ties to result in secure Mideast region: Rouhani Press TV -(Thu Oct 30, 2014) Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says the promotion of relations between Tehran and Ankara will help establish security in the Middle East region. “I’m confident [more]

Iran nuclear deal time running out for powers: Official

Iran nuclear deal time running out for powers: Official Press TV -(Thu Oct 30, 2014) A senior Iranian official describes the time remaining for the conclusion of a final nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers as the best opportunity for the latter to [more]

Iran slams West double standards on nuclear disarmament

Iran slams West double standards on nuclear disarmament Press TV -(Wed Oct 29, 2014) A high-ranking Iranian official has slammed Western double standards on nuclear disarmament, saying such an approach has been behind the failure of efforts to curb the [more]

Iran negotiators never overstep red lines in nuclear talks: Velayati

Iran negotiators never overstep red lines in nuclear talks: Velayati Press TV -(Thu Oct 30, 2014) A senior Iranian official says the Islamic Republic’s nuclear negotiating team has not overstepped the red lines set by the Islamic Republic in their talks with six world [more]

Iran FM urges joint efforts to fight terrorism, extremism

Iran FM urges joint efforts to fight terrorism, extremism Press TV -(Thu Oct 30, 2014) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has highlighted the significance of concerted efforts by all countries, especially those in the Persian Gulf region, in [more]

Iran seeks broader ties with West, Europe: Iran FM

Iran seeks broader ties with West, Europe: Iran FM Press TV -(Tue Sep 30, 2014) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has stressed the importance of removing obstacles on the way of expanding the Islamic Republic’s relations with the West and [more]

Iran rejects West remarks on Jabbari case

Iran rejects West remarks on Jabbari case Press TV -(Thu Oct 30, 2014) Tehran says the death sentence against Iranian woman Reyhaneh Jabbari which was carried out a few days ago had gone through the legal process, dismissing as meddlesome [more]

Helping Kobani no justification for foreign interference: Iran

Helping Kobani no justification for foreign interference: Iran Press TV -(Thu Oct 30, 2014) Helping the people in the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani should not be used as an excuse for foreign intervention in the Arab country, says an Iranian official. The Islamic [more]

US must stop arming anti-Syria terrorists: Iran deputy FM

US must stop arming anti-Syria terrorists: Iran deputy FM Press TV -(Thu Oct 30, 2014) A senior Iranian diplomat has censured the United States for supporting the Takfiri groups operating against the Syrian government, saying Washington should “reconsider” [more]

Iran raps UN inaction on sovereignty violation

Iran raps UN inaction on sovereignty violation Press TV -(Wed Oct 29, 2014) The secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) has slammed the UN's inaction over the violation of the national sovereignty of countries. Ali Shamkhani [more]

US should abandon failed policy of sanctions: NAM

US should abandon failed policy of sanctions: NAM Press TV -(Wed Oct 29, 2014) Iran’s envoy to the UN, speaking on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), has condemned the US economic embargo against Cuba, saying Washington must rethink its [more]

UN rights report on Iran ‘biased, politically-tainted’

UN rights report on Iran ‘biased, politically-tainted’ Press TV -(Wed Oct 29, 2014) Iran says a recent report by the UN Special Rapporteur Ahmed Shaheed on the human rights situation in the Islamic Republic is biased and politically-motivated. A member [more]

Ayatollah Khamenei stresses unity among Muslim states

Ayatollah Khamenei stresses unity among Muslim states Press TV -(Tue Oct 28, 2014) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has underscored the need for unity among all Muslim countries amid enemy plots to create rift in the Islamic [more]

Terrorism, extremism more dangerous than Ebola: Rouhani

Terrorism, extremism more dangerous than Ebola: Rouhani Press TV -(Tue Oct 28, 2014) Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani describes terrorism as a “disease” more dangerous than the Ebola virus, expressing Tehran’s readiness to help contain the threatening [more]

‘Some P5+1 states seek to pressure Iran’

‘Some P5+1 states seek to pressure Iran’ Press TV -(Tue Oct 28, 2014) A senior Iranian official says certain members of the P5+1 group of world powers are trying to ramp up pressure on Tehran through talks over the Islamic Republic's nuclear [more]

Any nuclear deal must respect Iran’s red lines: Afkham

Any nuclear deal must respect Iran’s red lines: Afkham Press TV -(Tue Oct 28, 2014) Any agreement with six world powers on Tehran’s nuclear energy program must conform to Iran's red lines, Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham [more]

Iran supports Tunisia’s stability, unity: Afkham

Iran supports Tunisia’s stability, unity: Afkham Press TV -(Tue Oct 28, 2014) Iran has congratulated Tunisia on its recent successful parliamentary elections, expressing support for the African country’s stability and unity. “The Islamic [more]

N-talks should see removal of sanctions all at once: Iran negotiator

N-talks should see removal of sanctions all at once: Iran negotiator Press TV -(Tue Oct 28, 2014) A senior Iranian nuclear negotiator says the nuclear talks between Iran and the P5+1 group should lead to the removal of sanctions against the Islamic Republic all at once, [more]

Iraq, Syria can contain terror on their own: Iran top diplomat

Iraq, Syria can contain terror on their own: Iran top diplomat Press TV -(Tue Oct 28, 2014) A senior Iranian official has hailed a recent victory by the Iraqi army against the ISIL Takfiri militants, saying the triumph proves that Iraq and Syria can contain the [more]

Final nuclear deal possible in one month: Rouhani

Final nuclear deal possible in one month: Rouhani Press TV -(Mon Oct 27, 2014) Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says a final nuclear deal between Tehran and the P5+1 group is possible by the upcoming deadline for the talks between the two sides, if [more]

Middle East states should join hands in fighting terrorism: Iran FM

Middle East states should join hands in fighting terrorism: Iran FM Press TV -(Sun Oct 26, 2014) Iran has called on Middle Eastern countries to strengthen collective efforts made to fight terrorist groups, particularly ISIL Takfiri militants, under the present [more]