Iran: Bibi Iranophobic talk election campaign

Press TV -(Tue Mar 3, 2015) Iran calls Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s controversial address to a joint session of the US Congress “Iranophobic” and part of Israeli hardliners’ electoral campaign. On Tuesday, Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham called the speech a deceitful show and part of the hardliners’ political propaganda in Tel Aviv. Netanyahu addressed the […]


Iran, Russia agree to produce nuclear fuel

Press TV -(Tue Mar 3, 2015) Iran and Russia have struck a deal to produce nuclear fuel in the Islamic Republic, Iran’s ambassador to Russia says. “Based on a memorandum, Iran and Russia have agreed to jointly produce fuel and this is within the framework of our country’s long-term plans for nuclear fuel production,” Forsat-e Emrouz daily […]


Iran says ready to expand ties with Netherlands

Press TV -(Mon Mar 2, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called for the expansion of trade and business relations between Iran and the Netherlands. Zarif said on Monday that Iran is planning to restore its economic ties with the Netherlands to the previously prosperous levels. The top Iranian diplomat made the remarks in a meeting […]


West responsible for ISIL cirmes: Iran FM

Press TV -(Mon Mar 2, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif slams the West for ISIL crimes in Europe and the Middle East. “Why quite a sizeable number of individuals and groups espousing extremist ideologies and engaged in acts of brutal terror and heinous violence, in Europe and on a much bigger scale in Iraq and […]


Iranian Foreign Minister Meets with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

MFA -(Mon Mar 2, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday voiced Iran`s readiness to boost cooperation with UN human rights commissioner. He made the remarks in a meeting in Geneva with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Raad al-Hussein. Zarif expressed concern over the spread of Islamophobia in the West. Zarif said that […]


West, regional allies must review wrong policies: Iran official

Press TV -(Sun Mar 1, 2015) A senior Iranian official says terrorist threats across the world are the outcome of wrong policies pursued by certain Western countries and their allies in the Middle East region, urging these governments to review their approaches. “Refusal to revise the previous approaches will intensify instability and increase insecurity,” Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security […]


Iran sanctions must be lifted all at once: Rouhani

Press TV -(Sun Mar 1, 2015) Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has reaffirmed the country’s commitment to all its nuclear obligations, stressing that sanctions against the Islamic Republic must be lifted “all at once.” “The basis of nuclear negotiations is [making] efforts to reach common views and mutual confidence and we believe that all sanctions should be lifted all at once,” […]


Nuclear talks prove rightfulness of Iran demands: Velayati

Press TV -(Sun Mar 1, 2015) A senior Iranian official says the recent rounds of talks between Iran and the P5+1 group of global powers over Tehran’s nuclear program have proved the rightfulness of Iran’s nuclear demands. “The Islamic Republic of Iran demands [to conduct] necessary [nuclear] activities within the framework of international regulations, particularly the NPT (Non-Proliferation Treaty),” […]


Iran-P5+1 nuclear talks at sensitive point: Zarif

Press TV -(Sat Feb 28, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the country’s negotiations with the P5+1 countries over Tehran’s nuclear program have reached a “sensitive point.” Addressing a joint press conference with his Italian counterpart Paolo Gentiloni in Tehran on Saturday, Zarif added that negotiators of Iran and the United States held “accurate” and […]


Iran eyeing development of small reactors

Press TV -(Sat Feb 28, 2015) Iran’s nuclear chief Ali-Akbar Salehi has announced that the country is looking into the development of small reactors. Salehi has been quoted by Iran’s local media as saying that this is a new strategy that could decrease the costs and in turn increase the profits over the utilization of nuclear energy. […]