UAE warned against Iranophobic bids to justify Yemen carnage

Press TV-(Tue Dec 01, 2015) Iran has criticized the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a member of the Saudi-led coalition waging war on Yemen, for trying to justify the alliance’s bloodshed in the impoverished country by using ‘Iranophobic’ pretexts. Earlier this year, Yemen’s then-president Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi stepped down and refused to reconsider the decision despite calls by […]


Growing terrorism in Yemen concerning: Iran official

Press TV-(Mon Nov 30, 2015) A senior Iranian official has expressed concern over growing terrorist activities in Yemen in the wake of Saudi Arabia’s military invasion, stressing that the ongoing crisis in the war-hit country will not be settled through military approaches. Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said in […]


Second letter of Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, to the youth in Western countries

The full text of the Leader of the Islamic Revolution’s letter is as follows: In the Name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful To all the youth in Western countries The bitter incidents triggered by blind terrorism in France motivated me once more to talk to you, young people. In my view, it […]


Iran denounces terrorist attack on Shia Muslims in Nigeria

Press TV-(Mon Nov 30, 2015) Iran has denounced a recent terrorist attack in Nigeria that targeted Shia Muslims during a religious ceremony in the northern state of Kano. “Extremism and terrorism are international threats and it is necessary for all countries to cooperate to counter and eradicate these big, global scourges,” Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman […]


Claims about past Iranian nuclear activities void of credibility: Zarif

Press TV-(Sun Nov 29, 2015) Iran has once again rejected claims about its past nuclear activities, saying its cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has helped resolve all outstanding issues. Iran has always declared that the allegations made about Iran’s past nuclear activities “lack credibility,” Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on […]


Prudence will solve Russia-Turkey row over downed jet: Iran FM

Press TV-(Fri Nov 27, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the recent escalation of tensions between Moscow and Ankara over Turkey’s downing of a Russian jet can be settled through mutual discretion and prudence. “I am confident that the problem that has recently emerged between two of our neighboring and friend countries in the region (Turkey and Russia) […]


Iran’s Zarif offers framework for Syria solution

Press TV-(Mon Nov 23, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has proposed a framework for the resolution of the Syrian conflict mainly based on the non-interference of foreign players in Syrian internal affairs. In an op-ed published in Lebanese daily As-Safir, Zarif pointed to recent developments as well as the two rounds of talks on […]


Terror outfits becoming terror regimes, real danger: Iranian official

Press TV-(Mon Nov 23, 2015) A senior Iranian diplomat has described the potential establishment of “terrorist regimes” as the most dire threat facing the world today. “The acts of Daesh confirm that the great and main threat in today’s world is the transformation of terrorist organizations into terrorist regimes,” Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab […]


Russian President Putin arrives in Tehran

Press TV-(Mon Nov 23, 2015) Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in the Iranian capital, Tehran, to meet with senior Iranian officials and participate in the third summit of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF). Putin met with Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei shortly after arrival in Tehran. He is also scheduled […]


Press Release: President Hassan Rouhani’s phone conversations with French President Francois Hollande regarding the Paris terrorist attacks

Thesday 17 Nov 2015- President Hassan Rouhani spoke to French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday, and once again conveyed the deepest condolences of the people and the government of the Islamic Republic of the Iran to the people and government of the French Republic. President Rouhani emphasized the need for unity and focus in combating […]