Saudis know no limit in slaughtering Yemenis: Iran

Press TV- (Mon Aug 15, 2016) Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi says Saudi Arabia knows no limit in killing Yemeni children, women and the injured. Qasemi made the remarks on Monday after a Saudi airstrike hit an MSF (Doctors Without Borders) hospital in Yemen’s Hajjah province and killed at least 25 people and injured some […]

Iran, Russia urge acceleration of relations promotion

Press TV- (Mon Aug 8, 2016) Presidents of Iran and Russia have stressed the importance of accelerating the development of bilateral relations in all fields. In a meeting in the Azeri capital city of Baku on Monday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, said Tehran and Moscow need to make more efforts […]

P5+1 not fully abiding by JCPOA: Rouhani

Press TV- (Tue Aug 2, 2016) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the P5+1 group of countries is not fully carrying out its obligations under the nuclear deal with the Islamic Republic.  In a live televised interview on Tuesday, Rouhani said the P5+1 has had “some shortcomings” in honoring its side of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). He, […]

JCPOA proved necessity of distrust in US promises: Leader

Press TV- (Mon Aug 1, 2016 ) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Iran’s experience in striking a nuclear agreement with the P5+1 group of countries, including the United States, was a clear example of the enemies’ untrustworthiness. “Today, even the diplomatic officials and those who were present in the [nuclear] […]

Iran ready for anti-terror cooperation with Mali: Zarif

Press TV- (Thu Jul 28, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has voiced concern over the presence of terror groups in Mali, saying Tehran is ready for cooperation with the violence-hit state in its battle against terrorism and extremism. In a Thursday meeting with Mali’s Prime Minister Modibo Keita in Bamako, Zarif described the […]

Iran backs Nigeria’s fight against al-Qaeda, Boko Haram: Zarif

Press TV- (Mon Jul 25, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has reiterated the Islamic Republic’s support for Nigeria in its campaign against al-Qaeda and Boko Haram terrorist groups. “We are standing by you in the battle against al-Qaeda and Boko Haram,” Zarif said in a meeting with Nigerian Foreign Minister Geoffrey Onyeama in Abuja on Monday. He […]

Iran rejects French envoy’s biased remarks

Press TV- (Tue Jul 19, 2016) Iran has lashed out at the French ambassador to the UN for making “consciously biased” remarks about Tehran’s role in the Middle East, saying such fabricated claims aim to cover up Paris widespread interference in Syria’s internal affairs. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Tuesday that French Ambassador to the United […]

US gets low grade in JCPOA implementation: Iran FM

Press TV- (Mon Jul 18, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the United States will likely receive a low grade for its commitment to implementation of last July’s nuclear agreement between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries. Zarif made the remarks in an exclusive interview with Iran’s IRIB News Agency on the occasion of the first […]

All sides must remain committed to nuclear deal: Mogherini

Press TV- (Thu Jul 14, 2016) The EU has urged all parties to uphold their commitments to the landmark deal struck between Tehran and six world powers last year amid Iran’s complaints that it has not received the sanctions relief it was promised under the accord. In a Thursday declaration issued a year after the conclusion […]

Iran rejects NATO claims on missile work

Press TV- (Mon Jul 11, 2016) The Iranian Foreign Ministry has dismissed a recent NATO communiqué concerning the Islamic Republic’s missile program as “a repetition of past baseless allegations.” NATO, in a statement released on June 9, expressed “serious concern over the development of Iran’s ballistic missile program and continuing missile tests,” claiming that they “are […]