No progress made in trilateral nuclear talks in Oman: Iran top negotiator

Press TV -(Mon Nov 10, 2014) Senior Iranian nuclear negotiator Abbas Araqchi tells Press TV that no progress has yet been achieved in trilateral talks between Iran, the US, and the EU over Tehran’s nuclear energy program. Speaking to Press TV correspondent on Monday, Araqchi said negotiations in the Omani capital, Muscat, were useful, however, no headway […]

Leader lauds Maliki efforts to promote Iraq stability

Press TV -(Mon Nov 10, 2014) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has praised the role of former Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki in promoting “stability” and “independence” in the violence-torn Arab country. Ayatollah Khamenei made the statements in a meeting with Maliki, who currently serves as Iraq’s vice president, in the Iranian capital, […]

Iraq security important for neighbors: Iran Majlis speaker

Press TV -(Mon Nov 10, 2014) Iran’s Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani has underlined the importance of a secure Iraq to its neighbors, saying Tehran has thrown its weight behind efforts toward that end. “Establishment of security and stability across Iraqi territories is important for all the neighboring countries from the regional point of view and Iran has […]

Foreign plots aim to hinder Iraq’s stability: Iran judiciary chief

Press TV -(Mon Nov 10, 2014) Iran’s Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani says Iraq has the necessary potentials for development, warning that foreign plots against the country are aimed at hindering its stability and progress. In a meeting with Iraq’s Vice President Nouri al-Maliki in Tehran on Monday, Amoli Larijani added that terrorist groups such as […]

Iran’s version of captured US drone makes maiden flight

Press TV -(Mon Nov 10, 2014) Iran has put into operation a final version of the sophisticated US RQ-170 drone, which was captured in 2011 and later reverse-engineered by Iranian experts, says a senior Iranian commander. The domestically produced version of the US RQ-170 unmanned stealth aircraft has made a successful inaugural flight, said Commander of the […]

Iran, Iraq should join hands to counter enemies’ plots: Jahangiri

Press TV -(Mon Nov 10, 2014) Iran and Iraq should boost coordination and expand Tehran-Baghdad cooperation to counter the enemies’ plots in the region, Iranian First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri says. “The Islamic Republic of Iran closely monitors issues in Iraq and regards Iraq’s stability and security as its own security and stands by the Iraqi government […]

Iran helped Iraq in ISIL fight: Larijani

Press TV -(Sun Nov 9, 2014) Iran’s Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani says Tehran has helped the Iraqi government in its fight against ISIL militants. “In Iraq, we assisted the government in a number of areas to enable it to defend itself against ISIL militants,” said the top parliamentarian during the opening of the 20th International Exhibition of […]

Iran resolute on final deal based on full nuclear rights: Zarif

Press TV -(Sun Nov 9, 2014) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has expressed the Islamic Republic’s firm determination to reach a final agreement with the P5+1 group of world powers which will fully safeguard the country’s nuclear rights. “We are determined to find a solution based on our country’s full nuclear rights,” Zarif said in a […]

Iran slams EU’s fresh bans against Iranian institutions, companies

Press TV -(Sun Nov 9, 2014) Iran has strongly condemned the European Union’s latest move to impose fresh sanctions on a number of Iranian institutions and companies despite the ongoing negotiations between representatives of Iran, the US and the EU in the Omani capital, Muscat. “Under the circumstances that the nuclear negotiations are going on and efforts […]

Iran rejects US think tank claim on nuclear activities

Press TV -(Sun Nov 9, 2014) The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) has rejected claims by a US think tank that the Islamic Republic has violated the terms of the November 2013 interim nuclear agreement. The Washington-based Institute for Science and International Security (ISIS) recently alleged, based on an analysis of a recent report by the […]