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Bringing U.S. to its knees, in the region, is a miracle of the Islamic Revolution

Ahead of National Week of Mobilized Forces (Basij), a group of Basiji Commanders and members, from around the country, met with Ayatollah Khamenei this morning (Wednesday), November 22, 2107.

Rouhani, Putin hold tête-à-tête in Sochi

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin held a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of Sochi Summit on Wed., Press Secretary for the President of Russia announced.


Turkish, Iranian presidents meet in Sochi

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani met Wednesday on the sidelines of a Syria summit in Russia.


President Rouhani: Iran supports Syria’s sovereignty

President Hassan Rouhani said here on Wednesday that Islamic Republic of Iran supports Syria’s sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity.


Human trafficking requires int’l resolute response: Iran UN envoy

Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations Gholamali Khoshroo in a statement on Tuesday described human trafficking as a global challenge with a rising number of victims, saying that it requires a resolute response both at national and international levels.


Iranian, Turkish top generals discuss Syria in Sochi

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri held talks with his Turkish counterpart General Hulusi Akar in the Russian resort city of Sochi.


Int’l conference on countering Takfirism kicks off in Tehran

An international conference on ways to counter Takfiri and extremist ideologies in the Muslim world is underway in the Iranian capital, Tehran.


EU donates ?20 million for safe nuclear energy in Iran

Iran’s state TV is reporting that the European Union has donated €20 million to develop safe nuclear energy in Iran.

Iranian FM to Lebanese counterpart: Diplomacy only solution to regional crises

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message to his Lebanese counterpart Gebran Bassil described resort to diplomacy and talks as the only way to resolve the crises in the region.


Enemies seeking to distort image of Islam via Wahhabism: Iran’s Velayati

Secretary-General of the World Assembly of Islamic Awakening Ali Akbar Velayati said the enemies of Islam are trying to portray an “improper” and “dark” image of Islam resorting to Wahhabism, an ideology which promotes violence and ignorance.