Iranian Foreign Ministry

Zarif tells why Iran needs missiles

Iran's missiles are only for self defense, the country's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said, speaking at the Council on Foreign Relations think tank in New York. "We need them to make sure …

Foreign Ministry: Iran ready to retaliate against US

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said that the Islamic Republic is ready to respond to any anti-Iranian measure by the US. According to him, given the  dimensions of the JCPOA, it seems that the US …

Iran proposes to expand ceasefire deal in Syria

A partial ceasefire in southwestern Syria agreed between the United States and Russia should be expanded to all of Syria if it is to be successful, Iranian foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said. …

Lavrov: Iran ready to become SCO member

Iran now fully matches the criteria of Shanghai Cooperation Organization membership, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said following a meeting of the SCO foreign ministers. "Iran is next in line (for SCO …

Moscow, Tehran and Damascus condemn US actions

Moscow, Damascus and Tehran agree that the US strike on Syria was an act of aggression, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said following talks with his Syrian and Iranian counterparts. "We held important …

Iran condemns Sweden terrorist attack

Iran’s Foreign Ministry condemned a Friday terrorist attack in Sweden in which a truck plowed into pedestrians in Stockholm killing at least four people and injuring a dozen more. In a statement on Saturday, Foreign Ministry …