Military approaches no solution to Mideast crises: Iran

Press TV -(Tue Nov 10, 2015 ) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has warned against the adoption of military approaches to resolve the ongoing crises in the Middle East.  “If some players still have the illusion of a military solution to regional crises, that would be disastrous,” Zarif said in a meeting with Tunisia’s Secretary of State for Arab […]

Iran, Russia stress political solution in Syria

Press TV- (Tue Nov 10, 2015) Iran and Russia have reiterated the necessity of finding a political solution to ongoing crisis in Syria. Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian and his Russian counterpart Mikhail Bogdanov discussed the latest developments in Syria in a meeting in the Russian capital on Tuesday. […]

No military solution for Yemen: Belgium

Press TV -(Mon Nov 9, 2015) Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders says there is no military solution to the conflict in Yemen, urging political dialog to end the fighting there. Reynders, who is on an official visit to Iran, made the remark during a joint press conference with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif in […]

Extremism in Mideast big threat to entire world: Zarif

Press TV -(Mon Nov 9, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says growing extremism and sectarianism in the Middle East pose a great security threat to the whole world. “Our region is today faced with a serious and severe danger, which is the danger of unrestrained extremism and sectarianism as a result of the […]

Iran FM urges political solution to Syria crisis

Press TV -(Wed Nov 4, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has reaffirmed the Islamic Republic’s logical and transparent stance on Syria, calling for diplomacy as the only way of resolving the crisis in the Arab country. The Syrian people must decide their own fate and nobody should impose their will on Syrians, Zarif […]

Saudi airstrikes on Yemen must end: Iran diplomat

Press TV- (Tue Nov 3, 2015) A senior Iranian official has called for an end to ongoing Saudi airstrikes on Yemen, which continue to claim innocent lives and have destroyed the country’s infrastructure. In a telephone conversation on Tuesday, Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian and UN Special Envoy for Yemen, Ismail […]

Saudi Arabia must end interference in Mideast: Rouhani

Press TV -(Mon Nov 2, 2015) Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has urged Saudi Arabia to adopt a realistic view to regional issues and end its intrusive policies to pave the way for the solution of problems hindering mutual relations. “If Saudi Arabia’s outlook on general regional issues is brought closer to realities and it renounces its meddling, many problems including those concerning […]

Iran making preparations for JCPOA implementation: AEOI chief

Press TV -(Mon Nov 2, 2015) Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi says the country has started preliminary work for the implementation of a nuclear agreement reached with the P5+1 group of countries over Tehran’s nuclear program. “We have started the preliminary work” for reducing the number of Iran’s centrifuges, Salehi said […]

Iran felicitates Turkey on successful election

Press TV -(Mon Nov 2, 2015) Iran has offered congratulations to the Turkish government and nation on the recent successful parliamentary election with mass participation of people. Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham expressed hope on Monday that the establishment of a new government in Turkey would improve mutual relations in all fields. Turkish President […]

Iran warns Saudi FM: Don’t test our patience

  Press TV -(Sun Nov 1, 2015)  A senior Iranian official has dismissed as baseless the recent comments by the Saudi foreign minister against the Islamic Republic, warning that there is a limit to Tehran’s patience. “We warn Adel al-Jubeir not to test the patience of the Islamic Republic of Iran,” Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, Iran’s deputy foreign minister […]