Saudia Arabia plotting terrorism in Muslim states: Velayati

Press TV- (Tue Oct 27, 2015 ) A senior Iranian official says Saudi Arabia is plotting acts of terrorism in Muslim countries on behalf of the United States and its Western allies.  “On behalf of the US and West, Saudi Arabia is masterminding and sponsoring terrorism in Muslim countries,” Ali Akbar Velayati, a top adviser to Leader […]

President of French Senate to visit Iran soon

Press TV -(Sun Oct 25, 2015) President of the French Senate Gerard Larcher is to visit Iran in the near future to hold talks with senior Iranian officials. Speaking to reporters at the end of his visit to Lebanon in the capital, Beirut, on Saturday, Larcher said he plans to meet Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani, […]

Iran, Russia stress enhanced bilateral consultations on Mideast crises

Press TV -(Sat Oct 24, 2015) Iran and Russia have underlined the need to enhance their consultations in order to help find a solution to the ongoing crises in the Middle East and restore stability and security to the region. In a telephone conversation on Saturday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Russian […]

Talks with UK officials on regional crises useful: Iran deputy FM

Press TV -(Fri Oct 23, 2015) Iran’s deputy foreign minister for Arab and African Affairs has described as “useful” his talks with senior British officials about regional crises. Hossein Amir-Abdollahian made the comments on Friday upon the conclusion of his official visit to Britain to discuss key Middle East issues such as extremism and terrorism in countries like Syria. […]

Syria neighbors must guard borders: Iranian deputy FM

Press TV -(Fri Oct 23, 2015) A senior Iranian official says the most crucial step that can be taken for a settlement of the crisis in Syria is the proper protection of the borders of the Arab country’s neighbors. Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said on Friday that a genuine campaign against terrorism as well as […]

Leader’s directives on JCPOA to be fully observed: Rouhani

Press TV -(Thu Oct 22, 2015) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says directives issued by Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on the implementation of the agreement reached by Iran and the P5+1 group over Tehran’s nuclear program will be fully observed. In a letter addressed to the Leader on Thursday, Rouhani expressed gratitude […]

Iran backs Russia contribution to anti-terrorism fight: Larijani

  Press TV -(Wed Oct 21, 2015) Iran’s Parliament (Majlis) Speaker Ali Larijani says the Islamic Republic supports Russia’s role in fighting terrorism. “The Islamic Republic of Iran backs Russia’s contribution to the fight against terrorism as Moscow’s move is based on a realistic approach and comes at the legal request of the Syrian government,” Larijani said on Wednesday […]

Continued sanctions breach of JCPOA: Leader

Press TV -(Wed Oct 21, 2015) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says, in a letter to President Hassan Rouhani, that any remarks which suggest sanctions against Iran will remain in place would be in contravention of the agreement reached between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries over Tehran’s nuclear program. “Any comments suggesting […]

First JCPOA joint commission wraps up in Vienna

Press TV -(Tue Oct 20, 2015) The joint commission established to oversee the implementation of a July agreement between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries has wrapped up its first meeting in the Austrian capital of Vienna. The inaugural meeting, which was convened at the level of political directors in the Austrian capital on Monday, […]

US pursuing double standards in anti-terror fight in Syria: Iran

Press TV -(Tue Oct 20, 2015) A senior Iranian official has criticized the US for pursuing double standards in its so-called fight against terrorism in Syria. “The Americans and the coalition set up to fight terrorism have taken no serious action in Syria and are still following dual policies,” Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein […]