International News

  • Iranian Envoy reiterates Tehran's determination to develop ties with Brasilia

    Iranian Envoy reiterates Tehran's determination to develop ties with Brasilia

    Tehran, March 28, IRNA – Iran's newly-appointed Ambassador in Brazil Hassan Gharibi on Saturday submitted a copy of his credentials to the Brazilian Deputy Foreign Minister Otávio Brandelli where he voiced Tehran's firm determination to expand ties with Brasilia.

  • FM Zarif: US taking several Iranian scientists hostage

    FM Zarif: US taking several Iranian scientists hostage

    Tehran, March 27, IRNA – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message on his Twitter account accused the United States of taking several Iranian scientists hostage at the time of COVID-19 's disease and refusing to grant them medical leave even during the coronavirus outbreak.

  • Iran's deterrence power strengthens attack on Ain al-Asad base, defense minister says

    Iran's deterrence power strengthens attack on Ain al-Asad base, defense minister says

    Tehran, March 27, IRNA – Iran's Defense Minister said on Friday that the decision to launch a missile attack on Ain al-Asad base with two characteristics and a strategic decision to strike the US base on Iraqi soil for the first time and to restore Iran's deterrent power was a very important and tactical aspect.

  • Iranian embassy calls on Tokyo to ignore US sanctions on Iran

    Iranian embassy calls on Tokyo to ignore US sanctions on Iran

    Beijing, March 27, IRNA – Iran's in Japan wrote on Friday in a Twitter message that the Islamic Republic expects to ignore cruel sanctions imposed by the US on the country and the opening of normal economic exchanges between the two countries in the face of the Iranian people's long struggle with coronavirus, a sign of longstanding friendship between Tehran and Tokyo.

  • Only US politicians see coronavirus as opportunity for continuing enmity: Shamkhani

    Only US politicians see coronavirus as opportunity for continuing enmity: Shamkhani

    Tehran, March 24, IRNA – Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani in a Twitter message emphasized that only the US politicians saw coronavirus as an opportunity to continue their hostilities, such as joy shown by the US Secretary of Commerce over the coronavirus outbreak in China and its positive economic effects for the United States or military attack on Iran proposed by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

  • Iran's Parviz Khan Border Crossing, open for trade activities

    Iran's Parviz Khan Border Crossing, open for trade activities

    Tehran, March 23, IRNA - The general manager of Parviz Khan Customs Office announced the opening of the international Parviz Khan Border Crossing and its commercial activities.

  • UN Secretary-General warns of grave water Crisis, stressing ‘Every Drop Counts’

    UN Secretary-General warns of grave water Crisis, stressing ‘Every Drop Counts’

    Tehran, March 23, IRNA - Climate and water are inextricably linked. Water evaporates from the planet’s surface to the atmosphere, where it condenses into clouds that are transported around the globe, this is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for World Meteorological Day, on March 23.

  • Iran offers sympathy to victims of Croatia earthquake

    Iran offers sympathy to victims of Croatia earthquake

    Tehran, March 22, IRNA – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi on Sunday, condoled with the earthquake victims which hit Croatia on Sunday.

  • UNESCO concerned about sanctions on Iran during Corona outbreak

    UNESCO concerned about sanctions on Iran during Corona outbreak

    Shiraz, March 22, IRNA –The Director of the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning, in a message to the mayor of Shiraz, said on Sunday that he is fully supportive of Iran's fight against the coronavirus and expressed concern about the restrictions the country might face as a result of sanctions.

  • Supreme Leader addresses nation on auspicious birth anniversary of Islamic Prophet

    Supreme Leader addresses nation on auspicious birth anniversary of Islamic Prophet

    The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei addressed the nation on the auspicious occasion of the birth anniversary of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) which is regarded as a major celebration across the Islamic world on Sunday morning. March 22, 2020, IRNA.