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 countries. In a meeting with his Cuban counterpart Bruno Rodriguez in Havana on Monday, Zarif added that Iran and Cuba proved that […]


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 politico-economic delegation, Zarif will leave for Cuba as the first leg of his official Latin America tour, which will also take him to […]


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 American country. The meeting was held between Iran’s Mohammad Javad Zarif and Venezuela’s Delcy Rodríguez in Tehran on Tuesday. Rodríguez has traveled to the Iranian […]


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 a Saudi airstrike hit an MSF (Doctors Without Borders) hospital in Yemen’s Hajjah province and killed at least 25 people and injured some […]


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 Baku on Monday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, said Tehran and Moscow need to make more efforts […]


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 live televised interview on Tuesday, Rouhani said the P5+1 has had “some shortcomings” in honoring its side of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). He, […]


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 States, was a clear example of the enemies’ untrustworthiness. “Today, even the diplomatic officials and those who were present in the [nuclear] […]


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 in its battle against terrorism and extremism. In a Thursday meeting with Mali’s Prime Minister Modibo Keita in Bamako, Zarif described the […]


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 groups. “We are standing by you in the battle against al-Qaeda and Boko Haram,” Zarif said in a meeting with Nigerian Foreign Minister Geoffrey Onyeama in Abuja on Monday. He […]


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 aim to cover up Paris widespread interference in Syria’s internal affairs. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Tuesday that French Ambassador to the United […]