Oct 21 2014 - 14:02
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African States Hossein Amir Abdollahian said that Iran will not join the U.S. coalition that is fighting the Islamic State groups in Iraq and Syria. He expressed doubts about the coalition, noting that the terrorists had only become stronger, RIA Novosti reports.Iran is actively helping Iraq with weapons and training soldiers.
Oct 21 2014 - 12:29
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that the Islamic Republic had won the negotiations with the Group of Six. Rouhani pointed out that the negotiations were not about the right of Iran to a nuclear program, they were about the details of the program. He added that French President Francois Hollande had promised to provide Iran with advanced nuclear technologies after the negotiations, Trend reports.
Oct 20 2014 - 14:33
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will visit Azerbaijan this year, said Iranian Vice President for Women and Families Shahindokht Molaverdi. She clarified that the two countries were working on a program for science exchange involving women and cooperation of NGOs, Interfax-Azerbaijan reports.
Oct 20 2014 - 14:14
Iran and the Group of Six will hold a new round of talks in early November, said Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov, TASS reports.The previous round was held in Vienna on October 16. The sides made certain progress and decided not to extend the deadline beyond November 24.
Oct 20 2014 - 08:54
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that failure of Iranian nuclear negotiations could become a greater threat than ISIS. He emphasized that thousands of centrifuges could allow Iran to create nuclear weapons soon, RIA Novosti reports.
Oct 19 2014 - 13:34
The commander of Iran's Naval Forces, Counter Admiral Habibola Saiari, has arrived in China, IRNA reports. In the framework of his tour the commander is expected to visit Chinese naval training centres.
Oct 18 2014 - 19:27
The Rhum gas field, co-owned by British Petroleum (BP) and the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), will resume production after a four-year hiatus due to anti-Iran sanctions, a BP spokesman says, Iranian news agency Press TV reports on Saturday.
Oct 18 2014 - 13:49
An informed diplomatic source in Tehran has denied reports that Iranian Ambassador to Turkey Alireza Bigdeli has been summoned by the country’s Foreign Ministry, Iran's state-run media outlet Press TV reports on Saturday.