JCPOA blocked West bullying, excessive demands: Araqchi

Press TV -(Wed Aug 19, 2015) A senior Iranian official says the nuclear negotiations between Tehran and the P5+1 group of countries, which led to an agreement last month, aimed to block the West’s excessive demands and bullying against the Islamic Republic. The nuclear talks were, in fact, aimed at blocking ways of the West’s infiltration and this trend […]

US using Daesh for infiltration into Mideast: Iran official

Press TV -(Tue Aug 18, 2015) A senior Iranian security official says the US has no intention to annihilate the terrorist Daesh, noting that Washington is using the Takfiri group to legitimize its long-term presence in the Middle East and in Muslim nations. In a meeting with Chairman of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq (ISCI) Ammar Hakim in […]

Iran not to let US infiltrate into country: Ayatollah Khamenei

Press TV -(Mon Aug 17, 2015) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the Islamic Republic will not allow the US to make inroads into the country. Ayatollah Khamenei made the remarks in a meeting with participants in the 8th summit of the General Assembly of the Islamic Radio and Television Union (IRTVU) and the 6th General […]

Foreign intervention in ME unacceptable: Iran FM

Press TV -(Mon Aug 17, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the Islamic Republic opposes any kind of foreign intervention in the internal affairs of regional countries. Addressing a joint press conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow on Monday, Zarif said Iran believes that all regional players should consolidate their efforts to […]

Iran ready for all scenarios in nuclear case: Deputy FM

Press TV -(Sun Aug 16, 2015) A senior Iranian diplomat says the Islamic Republic is ready for all scenarios regarding its nuclear program in case of a potential opposition by the US Senate to the Vienna conclusion. “The Islamic Republic of Iran has maintained its readiness for all scenarios and in case of any particular event, it […]

Resistance axis must block US influence in region: Iran official

Press TV -(Sun Aug 16, 2015) A senior Iranian official says the main duty of the resistance axis in the region is to block the influence of the United States, warning of the US plots to sow discord among Muslim countries. Ali Akbar Velayati, a top adviser to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, […]

Iran to continue support for Syria: Deputy foreign minister

Press TV -(Sun Aug 16, 2015) An Iranian deputy foreign minister has pledged continuing support by the Islamic Republic for Syria in the fight against terrorism. “The Islamic Republic will continue its current strategy in Syria and will not change its strategy of fighting extremism and supporting Syria,” Deputy FM for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said […]

Iran warns of enemy’s moves against Islam

Press TV -(Sat Aug 15, 2015) Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani warns that the enemy seeks to create divisions in the region and portray Islam as the religion of violence and extremism, urging resistance against such plots. “The enemy intends to turn the religion of morality and brotherhood into a religion of violence, extremism, killing, discord and rifts and we should […]

Iran FM urges real solutions to Mideast crises

Press TV -(Sat Aug 15, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has stressed the importance of adopting approaches based on dialog, logical coexistence, regional consultations and realities on the ground to settle the ongoing crises in the Middle East. In a meeting with Indian Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari in the capital, New Delhi, on Friday, the […]

Lebanese unity key to countering Israeli threat: Iran

Press TV -(Sat Aug 15, 2015) Iran says unity among different Lebanese groups will help the country stand up to the Israeli regime’s threats. “The Islamic Republic of Iran believes that only unity and national solidarity among various Lebanese tribes will guarantee Lebanon’s stability, security and peace and protect the country against any threats by the fake Israeli regime and […]