UN official stresses Iran’s role in Syria peace process

Press TV- (Thu May 26, 2016) A senior UN official has emphasized Iran’s role in efforts to resolve the deadly crisis in Syria, saying Tehran’s initiatives could facilitate the peace process. Ramzi Ezzedine Ramzi, deputy to UN special envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura, made the remarks in a Wednesday meeting with Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister […]

Iran, India, Afghanistan sign Chabahar transit agreement

Press TV– (Mon May 23, 2016 ) Iran, India and Afghanistan sign a key trilateral deal, known as the Chabahar agreement, to establish a strategic transit and transport route connecting the three countries. The agreement was signed in the presence of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in the […]

Iran condemns Daesh terror attacks in Baghdad

Press TV– (Wed May 18, 2016 ) Iran has condemned an intensified wave of terror attacks affecting the Iraqi capital and its surroundings, urging more international support for the violence-torn Arab country in its drive against Takfiri militants. In a statement on Wednesday, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman, Hossein Jaberi Ansari, said the recent “criminal acts” by […]

Presidents of Iran, Croatia call for closer anti-terror cooperation

Press TV- (Wed May 18) Iran and Croatia have emphasized their determination to step up Tehran-Zagreb cooperation in the fight against terrorism and extremism, particularly in the troubled Middle East region. In a joint presser following a Wednesday meeting with his Croatian counterpart, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, in Tehran, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the two sides have […]

Global opposition to Israel good omen: Iran

Press TV– (Mon May 16, 2016) Iran has welcomed the growing wave of international opposition to the Israeli regime’s continued illegal settlement construction in the occupied Palestinian territories. “The Islamic Republic of Iran… sees the intensification of global opposition to this (Israeli) regime’s illegal and inhuman actions including settler outpost construction as a good omen […]

Foreign intervention behind Takfiri rise: Iran

Press TV -(Thu May 12, 2016) Iran says foreign military intervention in the Middle East is behind the rise of extremist and terrorist networks. Addressing a UN Security Council open debate on countering terrorism, Iranian Ambassador to the United Nations Gholam Hossein Dehqani said Tehran has long been consistent in fighting terrorism. “Iranians of all ages and affiliation, particularly […]

Iran FM hails Germany stance on Mideast realities

Press TV– (Tue May 10, 2016 )Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif hails Germany’s stance on the current realities in the Middle East, saying Berlin plays a pivotal role in regional and international developments. “Germany, contrary to certain European and Western players, holds no negative view to the existing realities in the region,” Zarif said in a […]

5 May 2016- Communiqué by the Coordinating Bureau of the Non-Aligned Movement inRejection of Unilateral Actions by the United States in Contravention of International Law, in Particular the Principle of State Immunity

Communiqué by the Coordinating Bureau of the Non-Aligned Movement inRejection of Unilateral Actions by the United States in Contravention of International Law, in Particular the Principle of State Immunity The Coordinating Bureau of the Non-Aligned Movement rejects the illegal practice of the United States in defying international law by allowing and facilitating private plaintiffs to […]

Iran’s Salehi, IAEA’s Amano meet, discuss JCPOA implementation

Press TV– (Thu May 5, 2016) The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) and the chief of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have discussed the implementation of Iran’s nuclear agreement with world powers. On Thursday, Ali Akbar Salehi and Yukiya Amano met at the IAEA headquarters in the Austrian capital of Vienna, […]

28 April 2016- Letter of H.E. Dr. M. Javad Zarif, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, addressed to UN Secretary-GeneralH. E. Ban Ki Moon

In the name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful 28 April 2016 H.E. Mr. Ban Ki Moon Secretary-General United Nations New York Excellency, In the past few years, the United States has persistently engaged in a dangerous practice of defying international law and order by allowing, in fact instigating, private litigants to bring civil action […]