Eshaq Jahangiri attends GECF Summit

Iran’s coverage: Big gas exporter countries blast unilateral sanctions in dig at U.S.

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Gas exporters blast US use of sanctions as weapon

Gas exporting countries have condemned the use of sanctions as a weapon against other nations, in an apparent jab at the United States.


Joint statement issued by presidents of Iran, Russia, Turkey

Iran, Russia, Turkey sent a joint letter to the secretary general of the UN and the president of the UN Security Council and called for the statement of Sochi summit to be published as a security council document.

Pres. Rouhani slams terror attack on Egyptian mosque

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has condemned the Friday deadly assault on a mosque in Egypt’s north Sinai which killed over 300 people and injured scores more.


Iran underlines rigid resolve to deploy warships to Gulf of Mexico

New Commander of the Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi announced that his country is serious about sending its fleet of warships to Latin America and the Gulf of Mexico despite the US opposition.


Turkey, Iran, Russia to decide who will participate in Syria talks

Ankara says Turkey, Iran, and Russia are to decide who will participate in the peace talks on Syria.

US seeks to hatch new plots after Daesh collapse: Larijani

Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani says the United States is the root cause of terrorism in the Middle East, warning of new US plots after the collapse of Daesh terrorist group in Iraq and Syria.


‘Resistance to go on till Israel death, US expulsion from ME’

Brigadier General Jazayeri, the Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces said on Friday that the résistance in the region will continue its fight against American plots in the Middle East.

Trump’s Iran boycott to affect oil market: Zangeneh

Iran’s Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh says a possible boycott of the Islamic Republic’s crude oil as sought by US President Donald Trump would affect the market.


By-law ready for women presence in stadiums: Iranian VP

The bylaw for women’s presence in the athletic stadiums has been drafted to facilitate the conditions, said Vice President of Iran for Women and Family Affairs.


Veep: Iran ready to share experience with different countries

First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri on Friday voiced Iran’s readiness to share its experience with different countries during meetings with the senior officials from Equatorial Guinea, Venezuela, Bolivia and Libya on the sidelines of the Fourth Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF).