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Iranian people will deal with rioters, lawbreakers: President Rouhani

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says the Iranian people will deal with a “small and minority group” of rioters and lawbreakers exploiting the protests against economic conditions in a number of Iranian cities in recent days. Speaking in a meeting with a number of Iranian lawmakers on Monday, Rouhani said the nation ...

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Iran’s Rouhani offers Christmas greetings to Pope, world leaders

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has sent congratulatory messages to Pope Francis and other world leaders ahead of Christmas and the new Gregorian calendar year, expressing hope that the world would see the eradication of discrimination and poverty. In his message to Pope on Sunday, the Iranian president expressed his felicitations over ...

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Iranian Commander Calls US Envoy’s Claims on Yemeni Missile ‘Absurd’

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri denounced as “absurd” recent remarks made by US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley about Iran’s missile support for Yemen. This person’s comments have their roots in her lack of understanding of military issues, ...

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Iranian Protesters Rally in Tehran over Trump Jerusalem Move

TEHRAN (FNA)- A mass demonstration took place in the Palestine street of Tehran on Monday, as protesters set fire to the US and Israeli flags. The Iranian university students and people staged a demonstration in Tehran protesting US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.     The participants carried flags ...

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Ayatollah Khamenei to Alireza Karimi: I truly felt proud of you

 Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, met with Alireza Karimi, the honourable Iranian wrestler who competes in international wrestling for those under age 23, and his family today (Sunday), praising the self-sacrifice and dignity of the young champion. Praising the act of Alireza Karimi, Ayatollah Khamenei regarded ...

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Trump’s Jerusalem decision adds fuel to Mideast tensions: Iran president

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has lashed out at his American counterpart for making an “incorrect” decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as the “capital” of Israel, warning that the move adds fuel to tensions in the Middle East. “The regional situation is such that one should not fan the flames and the ...

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Iran’s IRGC: Palestinian Intifada to Wipe out Zionism Soon

The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) condemned the US president’s “cheap and stupid” move to recognize Al-Quds (Jerusalem) as the capital of the Zionist regime, saying the Palestinian Intifada (uprising) would soon wipe out the Israeli enemy. In a statement released on Thursday night, the IRGC said Donald Trump’s silly ...

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Islamic Ummah must rise up and break its silence over Palestine

Rasa – Ayatollah Hoseyni-Bushehri stressed that the Islamic ummah must rise up and break its silence over US President’s recognition of al-Quds as Israel’s capital and decision to transfer their embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. RNA – In his Friday prayer sermon to a large and fervent crowd of ...

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Iranian Top General Deplores US Move to Declare Al-Quds Israel’s Capital

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri slammed the US government’s decision to recognize al-Quds as the capital of the Israeli regime and said Washington will never reach its goals in the occupied territories. “Israel has occupied the Palestinian territory, and ...

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Iran says Trump’s al-Quds move to spark another Palestinian Intifada

Iran has strongly condemned US President Donald Trump’s decision to move his country’s embassy in Israel to Jerusalem al-Quds, saying the measure will ignite a new Palestinian Intifada (uprising). In a Wednesday night statement, the Iranian Foreign Ministry said Washington’s recognition of Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel’s capital is a “blatant ...

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