Iran’s coverage: Foreign spy agencies behind terror attack in Iran: Leader

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Certain foreign spy agencies had hand in terror attack on Iran forces: Leader

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has denounced a bloody terrorist attack that targeted members of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), saying the spy agencies of certain regional and trans-regional countries certainly had a hand in this crime.


US Syria withdrawal good news if true: Iran’s president

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani underlined the need for respecting Syria’s territorial integrity and said an announced US plan to withdraw troops from Syria would be good if it actually took place.


Terrorism a key problem in region requiring common combat

President of the Islamic Republic of Iran met with the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Thursday on the sidelines of the tripartite Sochi summit, and described terrorism as one of the most important problems in the region that requires common combat.


President condemns terrorist attack on IRGC

President Hassan Rouhani has condemned ‘savage’ terrorist attack on the bus of the personnel of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) on Khash-Zahedan road southeast Iran.


US Treasury sanctions 9 Iranians, 2 entities for alleged illegal actions

The United States has imposed new sanctions on nine Iranian citizens and two entities that it says are engaging in malicious covert actions that have targeted Americans at home and abroad, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a statement on Wednesday.


Netanyahu issues rallying cry to Arabs for ‘war’ with Iran

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel and Arab countries are sitting down together in Poland to discuss “war with Iran,” shortly after a terrorist attack against members of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) killed 27 people in the southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchestan.

President: US, Israel are root causes of terrorism in ME

President Hassan Rouhani says the US and Zionism are the root cause of terrorism in the Middle East region.


Hezbollah raps terror attack on IRGC forces, blames US, Israel

The Lebanese resistance movement, Hezbollah, denounced a terrorist attack in southeast Iran that killed 27 members of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on Wednesday.

Sweden, Norway, Austria condemn Zahedan terrorist incident

Ambassadors of Sweden, Norway and Austria in Tehran on Wednesday condemned Wednesday terrorist attack on a bus, in which a number of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) personnel were killed or injured.


FM Zarif: Iran working on Syrian peace while US hides global isolation behind Warsaw charade

Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif, who has just left Tehran with President Rouhani to take part at a tripartite summit of Iran, Russia and Turkey on Syria, rebuked US for wasting efforts on organizing an anti-Iran “charade” in Warsaw.