Iran’s Rouhani to speak at yearly U.N. session in New York

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President Rouhani joins UN annual meeting, says Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif announced on Wednesday that President Hassan Rouhani attends the UN General Assembly annual meeting in New York scheduled for September.


Russia to continue arms trade with Iran: Deputy Russian PM

A senior Russian official says Moscow will continue its arms trade with the Islamic Republic of Iran as a key partner of Russia.


Iran, SCO underline promoting cooperation

Director of the Executive Committee of the Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Zhang Sinfen and the Iranian Ambassador to Uzbekistan Ali Mardanifard underscored upgraidng cooperation between the organziation and the Iranian relevent institutes.


Zarif: future of Tehran-London ties depends on UK’s behavior

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that he has no problem with meeting his British counterpart William Hague on the sidelines of an upcoming UN General Assembly meeting in New York, but meantime underlined that the resumption of the Iran-UK ties depends on London’s behavior.


Iranian MPs ready to fight alongside Syrians against aggressors

Iranian parliamentarians in a statement on Wednesday supported the resistance front in Syria, and voiced their preparedness to fight alongside the Syrian nation against any aggressor.


President: Iran to continue sending relief aids to Syria

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani deplored a possible US attack on Syria, and underlined that the Islamic Republic will continue dispatch of it humanitarian aids to the Muslim country.


Cameron urged to involve Iran in Syria negotiations as Middle East crisis dominates PMQs

Mr Miliband used the first Prime Minster’s Questions since Parliament’s summer recess to put pressure on David Cameron to work towards a peaceful solution to the Syrian crisis, less than a week after MPs voted against British involvement in military action in the country.


Iranian movie won best children prize in berlin film festival

Kakooti, directed by Mohammad Hassanzadeh Ghomi, won the first Children Movie Prize in the Berlin International Film Festival for Children.


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