Leader warns of soft war against Iran
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Monday warned of the arrogant powers’ preplanned, extensive and all-out soft war against the Islamic Republic.
FM sees ‘bright future’ for Tehran-Tokyo ties
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif predicted a bright future for the relations between Tehran andTokyo.
Syrian Army, Russian jets drive back terrorists
Syrian Army and allied forces supported by Russian warplanes made further advances as they pressed an offensive against terrorists on Monday, in the fiercest clashes for nearly a week, a monitor said.
President: JCPOA should foster unity, not create division
President Hassan Rouhani said the agreement signed between Tehran and the P5+1 group of countries over Iran’s nuclear program should serve to further strengthen national unity rather than sow discord.
Ankara says will discuss Syria political solution with Tehran
Turkey would hold talks with Iran and Russia to work toward a political solution in Syria, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Monday.
UN deputy chief: Nuclear deal good example for resolving disputes
UN Deputy Secretary General Jan Eliasson said Monday that the nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1 is a “good example” for nations that shows international issues can be resolved through negotiations and diplomacy.
Leader: Manipulating beliefs is enemy’s main objective
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Monday that the main objective of the soft warfare against Iran by the enemies is to change and undermine the people’s beliefs.
Japan, Iran vow to cooperate on nuclear safety
Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida announced on Monday that Japan and Iran will cooperate in the area of “nuclear safety” after the nuclear deal between Iran and great powers goes into effect.
Jan Eliasson: Iran has made important strides in meeting millennium goals
UN Deputy Secretary General Jan Eliasson said on Monday that the UN still has a lot to do in putting an end to conflict, poverty, inequalities and repression, noting the UN mission is not accomplished yet.
Center for ashiqlar music of Iran opens
A center for ashiqlar, a unique style of traditional Iranian music that is mainly performed in Iran’s Azarbaijan and Azerbaijan Republic, opened Sunday at Tehran’s Niavaran Cultural Center.
Indonesian energy minister due in Iran
Indonesian Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Sudirman Said will arrive in Iran today to negotiate with Iranian of- ficials on oil, gas, and electricity projects.
Zarif dismisses Sherman’s comments on nuclear deal
Iran’s foreign minister has rejected as “unacceptable” the comments by former U.S. nuclear negotiator Wendy Sherman, who has alleged that the Iranian government is using a comprehensive nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers for domestic political gains.
Nuclear deal should boost unity, not create rifts: Rouhani
President Hassan Rouhani says the nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), signed between Iran and the 5+1 group of world powers on July 14 should serve to foster national unity rather than sow discord.
IRGC chief predicts great victories in Syria
Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari predicted on Monday that the terrorist groups in Syria will sustain great losses in coming days.
Davutoglu: Turkey would talk with Russia and Iran on political solution in Syria
Turkey would hold talks with Russia and Iran to work towards a political solution in Syria but would not take a foreign policy stance which “legitimizes the Syrian regime”, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Monday, Reuters reported.
Jahangiri says Iran, Turkey must fight terrorism
Iran’s First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri says close cooperation between Iran and Turkey is very essential to counter terrorist groups.