Zarif meets Assad in Syrian capital

Press TV -(Wed Aug 12, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meets Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad in the Arab country’s capital, Damascus. Zarif arrived in Syria from Lebanon on Wednesday. The Iranian foreign minister is on a tour of countries in the region for talks on regional issues. The Iranian foreign minister is also slated to meet […]


Iran’s Zarif, Lebanon’s Nasrallah discuss ME crises, nuclear issue

Press TV -(Wed Aug 12, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah, the secretary general of the Lebanese resistance movement, Hezbollah, have discussed the latest developments in the Middle East, particularly in Lebanon. In a Tuesday meeting in the Lebanese capital of Beirut, Zarif and Nasrallah held talks about efforts to find solutions […]


Iran supports dialogue among Lebanese factions: Zarif

Press TV -(Wed Aug 12, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has rejected any foreign intervention in Lebanon’s domestic affairs, saying the Islamic Republic will continue to support dialogue among various political factions in the Arab country. In a Wednesday press conference with his Lebanese counterpart Gebran Bassil in Beirut, Zarif said Lebanon is a symbol […]


Iran praises Lebanon’s resistance, pledges support

Press TV -(Wed Aug 12, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Lebanon is a role model of resistance, stressing that Tehran will stand by the Lebanese nation. “Today, in Lebanon, which is an obvious example of tolerance and resistance, all should cooperate and Iran is ready, too, to stand by the Lebanese and cooperate with the […]


Islamic Republic victim of terrorism: Rouhani

Press TV -(Tue Aug 11, 2015) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has honored the memory of the Iranian diplomats killed by Taliban militants in the Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif 17 years ago, saying that the Islamic Republic has been the victim of terrorism from the very beginning. “The Mazar-i-Sharif incident serves as another evidence that the Iranian nation and officials have […]


Iran nuclear accord benefits whole region: Zarif

Press TV -(Tue Aug 11, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says all regional countries have enjoyed the benefits of the nuclear agreement between Iran and the P5+1 countries. “We have not used the Vienna agreement as an excuse to cause problems for others… The whole region and the friendly, Islamic and Arab countries have all enjoyed […]


Israeli plot against Iran-P5+1 JCPOA defeated: Iran FM

Press TV -(Tue Aug 11) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the Israeli regime’s plot against Iran’s nuclear agreement with six world powers has been defeated.  Zarif made the remarks on Tuesday upon his arrival in the Lebanese capital of Beirut on the first leg of his regional tour. He said the nuclear agreement between Iran and […]


Saudi Arabia repeating Israel stance on JCPOA: Afkham

Press TV -(Tue Aug 11, 2015) Iran has dismissed Saudi Arabia’s anger about Tehran’s recent nuclear agreement with the six world powers, saying the Arab kingdom is rehashing the Israeli regime’s stance against the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). Iranian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, Marzieh Afkham, said on Tuesday that remarks by Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in a […]


JCPOA balanced, victory for both sides: Iran FM

Press TV -(Sun Aug 9, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran’s nuclear agreement with six world powers is a “balanced” deal satisfying both parties to the accord.  “The final text [of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) is a balanced text,” Zarif told a forum on the nuclear agreement in Tehran on Sunday. […]


Iran top cmdr. supports JCPOA, UNSC resolution

Press TV -(Sun Aug 9, 2015) A top Iranian military official has enumerated over a dozen positive points of the nuclear conclusion reached between Iran and the P5+1, and the related UN Security Council (UNSC) Resolution 2231, despite voicing concerns about possible “misinterpretations.” In a Saturday statement, Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Hassan Firouzabadi listed 16 […]