Statement by President Rouhani At the United Nations Summit for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Statement by   H.E. Dr. Hassan Rouhani President of the Islamic Republic of Iran  At the United Nations Summit for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development   September 26, 2015  New York   In the name of God, the most compassionate, the most merciful   Mr. Chair             At the outset, I must express regret over the […]

Iran experts discussing IAEA’s issues in nuclear program

Press TV– (Wed Sep 16, 2015) Experts from Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have wrapped up a two-day session. Iran’s Ambassador to the IAEA Reza Najafi told reporters on Wednesday that the Iranian team “discussed” the questions posed by the nuclear watchdog on September 8. Vario Ranta, a deputy of IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano, […]

27 April 2015

 Statement by H.E. Dr. Javad Zarif, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran Before the 2015 NPT Review Conference on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons 27 April 2015,New York   In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful                                                                                                             […]

Iran’s Zarif urges Oman cooperation on Yemen

Press TV -(Wed Apr 8, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called for closer cooperation between Iran and Oman to prevent the escalation of the ongoing crisis in Yemen, saying that all countries of the region have a responsibility to restore peace and stability to the Arab country. In a meeting with Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi […]

Iran, Turkey sign 8 documents for cooperation and a joint statement -(Tue Apr 7, 2015) Iran and Turkey here Tuesday signed a joint statement and eight documents for expansion of their bilateral cooperation in various fields. In the signing ceremony held in the presence of both side’ presidents and a number of top ranking officials at Saadabad cultural-historical complex, the two sides called for expansion of political […]

Zarif attends parliament session over Lausanne nuclear talks

Press TV -(Tue Apr 7, 2015) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has attended a closed-door session of parliament (Majlis) to brief lawmakers on the recent negotiations held in Switzerland over Tehran’s nuclear program. Zargham Sadeqi, a member of the Majlis Presiding Board, said on Tuesday that Ali Akbar Salehi, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization […]

Iran to hold conference on Leader’s letter to Western youth

Press TV -(Sat Mar 14, 2015) Iran is to hold a one-day conference on a recent letter by Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khameni to the youth in Europe and North America. The conference titled “Seeking the Truth” is scheduled to be held in the Iranian capital, Tehran, on March 16. The event is organized […]

Iran hosts international confab against extremism, violence

Press TV -(Tue Dec 9, 2014) Iranian president Hassan Rouhani calls on the United Nations (UN) to play a more active role in the campaign against terrorism. President Rouhani made the remarks on Tuesday in his opening speech at an international conference on the World Against Extremism and Violence (WAVE) in the Iranian capital, Tehran with participants […]

Iran Had No Part in Ottawa Terror

Regarding your editorial “Terror in Ottawa” reporting that two men who attempted to derail a Canadian train in 2013 were alleged to have ties to an al Qaeda cell in Iran: This claim is categorically false. Regarding your editorial “Terror in Ottawa” (Oct. 23) reporting that two men who attempted to derail a Canadian train in 2013 […]