Leader slams US over terrorism against Iran

Press TV -(Sat Jun 27, 2015) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei slams the US and its elements for conducting terrorist attacks against Iranians in the past. In an address to the families of Iranian martyrs in Tehran on Saturday, the Leader pointed to a number of bloody acts of terror against the Iranian […]

President Rouhani slams attack on Kuwaiti Shia mosque

Press TV -(Sat Jun 27, 2015) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has slammed a recent terror attack at a Shia mosque, which claimed the lives of dozens of people in Kuwait. The Iranian president censured the attack on the Imam Sadeq mosque during a letter of condolence to  Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah on Saturday, IRNA reported. […]

Iran’s Rafsanjani urges international anti-terror campaign

Press TV -(Sat Jun 27, 2015) A senior Iranian official has called for a resolute international campaign against the growing threat of terrorism across the world. “To control, counter and exterminate the evil phenomenon of terrorism, international determination and all-out cooperation is needed to keep the world safe from … terrorists,” said Chairman of Iran’s Expediency Council […]

Iran N-deal possible without excessive demands: Zarif

Press TV -(Sat Jun 27, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says a final agreement on Tehran’s nuclear program is possible if the P5+1 group abides by its commitments and makes no “excessive demands.” Speaking with reporters in the Austrian capital city of Vienna on Saturday, Zarif said that the Iranian delegation has attended the latest round […]

Takfiri terrorists to plague supporters: Iranian official

Press TV -(Sat Jun 27, 2015) A senior Iranian official has warned the countries supporting Takfiri terrorist groups, including ISIL, saying the militants will come back to haunt their sponsors. “Terrorist and Takfiri groups in the region will come back to haunt their supporters some day, and these countries should immediately stop their support [for the terrorists],” […]

Iran, Russia support Syria’s anti-terror fight

Press TV -(Sat Jun 27, 2015) A senior Iranian official says Iran and Russia have made no changes to their policies on Syria, saying the two countries will continue their “effective” support for the Arab nation’s fight against terrorism. “Terrorists have not been allowed to overthrow Syria’s political system and its legal president [Bashar al-Assad] and to turn […]

Iran foreign minister posts upbeat tweet about possible N-deal

Press TV -(Fri Jun 26, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has reaffirmed that the Islamic Republic seeks a fair deal with the P5+1 countries, saying he will be going to the Austrian capital of Vienna – the venue of talks with the six countries  – “to secure a fair and lasting deal.” Referring to recent […]

Iran condemns Friday terror attacks in Kuwait, Tunisia, France

Press TV -(Fri Jun 26, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Ministry has denounced Friday’s deadly attacks in Kuwait, Tunisia, and France. On Friday evening, Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham strongly condemned the terrorist attack on a Shia mosque in the Kuwaiti capital, and reiterated that “Takfiri terrorism is the most significant menace to regional nations.” At least 25 people […]

Iran dismisses claims of rights violations in US report

Press TV -(Fri Jun 26, 2015) Iran has categorically rejected the allegations of civil rights violations raised against the Islamic Republic in a recent report by the US State Department, stressing its commitment to respecting human rights. On Friday, Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham slammed the State Department’s claims as “repetitive,” saying the report was drafted […]

Iran-P5+1 talks progressing hard, slowly: Iranian negotiator

Press TV -(Fri Jun 26, 2015) An Iranian negotiator says talks between Iran and the P5+1 on the text of a possible deal between the two sides are progressing “hard and slowly.” Seyyed Abbas Araqchi, who is Iran’s deputy foreign minister for legal and international affairs and a negotiator at the talks, told IRIB News on Friday […]