Iran’s Zarif offers framework for Syria solution

Press TV-(Mon Nov 23, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has proposed a framework for the resolution of the Syrian conflict mainly based on the non-interference of foreign players in Syrian internal affairs. In an op-ed published in Lebanese daily As-Safir, Zarif pointed to recent developments as well as the two rounds of talks on […]

Terror outfits becoming terror regimes, real danger: Iranian official

Press TV-(Mon Nov 23, 2015) A senior Iranian diplomat has described the potential establishment of “terrorist regimes” as the most dire threat facing the world today. “The acts of Daesh confirm that the great and main threat in today’s world is the transformation of terrorist organizations into terrorist regimes,” Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab […]

Russian President Putin arrives in Tehran

Press TV-(Mon Nov 23, 2015) Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in the Iranian capital, Tehran, to meet with senior Iranian officials and participate in the third summit of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF). Putin met with Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei shortly after arrival in Tehran. He is also scheduled […]

Press Release: President Hassan Rouhani’s phone conversations with French President Francois Hollande regarding the Paris terrorist attacks

Thesday 17 Nov 2015- President Hassan Rouhani spoke to French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday, and once again conveyed the deepest condolences of the people and the government of the Islamic Republic of the Iran to the people and government of the French Republic. President Rouhani emphasized the need for unity and focus in combating […]

Iran deputy FM, UN special envoy stress intra-Yemeni dialog

  Press TV- (Wed Nov 18, 2015) A top Iranian Foreign Ministry official and the United Nations special envoy to Yemen have underlined intra-Yemeni dialog as the best solution to end the conflict in the war-torn Arab country.    Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian and Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed discussed the latest developments in […]

Zarif, Kerry discuss hold meeting on JCPOA in Vienna

Press TV- (Sun Nov 15, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the manner of removing sanctions and the implementation of the United States’ commitments have been discussed during a meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry. Zarif said after the Saturday meeting that the “axis of talks over the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) was […]

Iran nixed Assad ouster clause in Vienna: Amir-Abdollahian

Press TV- (Sun Nov 15, 2015) Iran says it opposed the inclusion of a clause that would have asked for the removal of Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad from power in the statement that was issued following recent talks in Vienna on the Syrian conflict. Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, who […]

France, Lebanon terror raids alarm to Iran, too: Intelligence minister

Press TV- (Sun Nov 15, 2015) Iran’s Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi says the recent terrorist attacks in France and Lebanon are also an alarm to the Islamic Republic, which should take action to exercise more vigilance. Referring to the recent deadly blasts in the French and Lebanese capitals, Alavi said, “Of course, the recent blasts […]

Iranians express solidarity with France over Paris attacks

Press TV- (Sat Nov 14, 2015 ) Iranians have expressed solidarity with the French people following the deadly terror attacks in Paris carried out by the Daesh Takfiri militant group. The Iranians on Saturday paid tribute to those killed or injured in the attacks and extended their condolences to the families and friends of the victims of the attacks […]

Russia’s Putin to visit Iran in late November

Pres TV -(Fri Nov 13, 2015) Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to pay an official one-day visit to Iran later this month, the Kremlin says. President Putin will set off for Tehran on November 23 to attend a meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), the Kremlin’s top foreign policy aide Yury Ushakov told […]