West must reach consensus over Iran N-talks: Araqchi

Press TV -(Mon Mar 23, 2015) A high-ranking Iranian nuclear negotiator has called upon Western countries to arrive at a common position during the course of negotiations over Tehran’s nuclear program, stressing that the Islamic Republic is not going to grant any concessions. “We are currently at a critical juncture and should reach the point, where we have a […]

Iran censures terrorist attacks in Syrian city of Hasakah

Press TV -(Sun Mar 22, 2015) Iran has denounced the killing of civilians in two terrorist bomb attacks by extremist groups in the northeastern Syrian city of Hasakah. Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, Marzieh Afkham, on Sunday offered sympathy to the bereaved families of victims of last Friday’s deadly attacks against Syrian Kurds celebrating the arrival of Persian […]

Iran urges Persian Gulf Arab states to help avert Yemen war

Press TV -(Sun Mar 22, 2015) A senior Iranian diplomat has called on the Persian Gulf Arab countries to help head off a civil war and rein in terrorist activities in Yemen. “The [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council can promote national Yemeni-Yemeni dialog by offering genuine help to prevent terrorist actions and a civil war in the country,” Iran’s […]

Leader: Removal of sanctions should be part of any nuclear deal

Press TV -(Sat Mar 21, 2015) The Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says removal of anti-Iran sanctions should be part and parcel of any possible nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1 countries, and should not come as a late result of those talks. Addressing the nation at a speech delivered on the occasion of […]

Iran ready to dispatch medical team to Sana’a: Official

Press TV -(Sat Mar 21, 2015) A senior Iranian official says the Islamic Republic is ready to dispatch a medical team to Yemen to treat those wounded in recent deadly bomb attacks in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a. Early on Saturday, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian condemned the terrorist bomb attacks that hit two mosques […]

Ayatollah Khamenei urges closer ties between nation, govt. to promote advances

Press TV -(Fri Mar 20, 2015) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has called on the Iranian nation and government to develop closer ties in a bid to promote advances in the country. Ayatollah Khamenei made the statement in his annual message to the Iranian nation on the occasion of the Persian New Year early […]

Rouhani vows to increase job opportunities, non-oil exports

Press TV -(Fri Mar 20, 2015) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has vowed to increase sustainable development, job opportunities and non-oil exports in the new Iranian year. Rouhani made the statement in his annual message to the Iranian nation on the occasion of the Persian New Year early on Saturday. He hailed the Iranian nation for standing by the government […]

Work still needs to be done on nuclear talks, Iran’s FM says

Press TV -(Fri Mar 20, 2015) Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says “good progress” has been made over the past six days of the latest round of nuclear negotiations, pointing out that some work still needs to be done, Press TV reports. “We made good progress over this week. We’ve done a lot of hard work, […]

Iran condemns terrorist attacks in Yemeni capital

Press TV -(Fri Mar 20, 2015) Iran has condemned the terrorist bomb attacks that hit mosques crowded with worshippers in the Yemen’s capital, Sana’a, warning against plots by enemies to incite insecurity and instability in the country. Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham said on Friday that at a time that Yemen needs stability and peace “more […]

Iran nuclear team will return to Tehran as Western delegates go for consultation

Press TV -(Fri Mar 20, 2015) A senior Iranian nuclear negotiator says following several rounds of intense nuclear talks, Iran’s negotiating team will return home while Western delegates are going to meet in the German capital city of Berlin tomorrow for more consultation. “Over the past days, very serious and intense talks have been held between delegations of […]