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Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the Islamic Republic will not hold talks with the US or other extra-regional countries about its regional presence.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received a group of panegyrists and eulogists on the eve of the auspicious birth anniversary of Hazrat Fatima Zahra (as).
French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Thursday pressed Russia and Iran to use their influence over Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad to ensure Damascus respects a U.N. resolution calling for a 30-day ceasfire.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami highlighted the country’s support for peace and security in neighboring countries, Afghanistan in particular, saying Tehran is ready to help Kabul in its efforts to combat terrorism.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif along with a high level delegation will travel to Islamabad next week on a three day visit to Pakistan, local media reported.
A trilateral summit of presidents from Turkey, Russia and Iran is expected to be held sometime in May in Istanbul, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ghasemi said Wednesday.
In a meeting with an afghan military delegation in Tehran on Wednesday, Iran’s Deputy Minister of Defense declared Iran’s readiness for helping security and peace in Afghanistan.
The widow of an Iranian-Canadian university professor who died under disputed circumstances in a Tehran prison has been stopped from traveling abroad, Canada’s foreign affairs minister said Thursday.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday that no discrimination or oppression should be allowed to be practiced against women in the name of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH).
Iran says it is ready to provide Iraq with a line of credit (LOC) worth up to three billion dollars to pave the way for the Iranian private sector’s active participation in the reconstruction of the neighboring country.