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Iran declares official termination of UN arms embargo

Iran’s Foreign Ministry says the UN Security Council’s arms restrictions against Tehran have all been terminated in defiance of the United States’ efforts. “As of today [October 18, 2020], all restrictions on the transfer of arms, related activities and financial services to and from the Islamic Republic of Iran, and all prohibitions regarding the ...

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FM Zarif: Iran Ready to Help Azerbaijan, Armenia Settle Differences

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a telephone conversation with his Azeri counterpart Jeyhun Bayramov voiced his country’s readiness to help achieve sustainable peace and solution to the dispute and clashes between the two neighboring countries of Azerbaijan and Armenia within the framework of a regional initiative by Iran, ...

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Hatami Highlights Iran’s ’Major Progress’ in Satellite Technology

By Staff, Agencies Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami hailed the Islamic Republic’s significant progress made in the field of satellite technology. “The Islamic Republic has made outstanding progress in manufacturing satellite launchers and satellites,” General Hatami said on Thursday during a visit to the Iranian Armed Forces Geographical ...

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Zarif: Preventing Purchase of Medicine for Iranians ’Crime Against Humanity’

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif described preventing the purchase of medicine and food for the Iranian nation as a “crime against humanity.” Zarif made the remarks in a telephone conversation with his Japanese counterpart Toshimitsu Motegi. During the phone talk with his Japanese counterpart, Zarif exchanged views on international ...

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الثوري يسخر جميع امكانياته الطبية لمساعدة الكادر العلاجي

الحرس الثوري يسخر جميع امكانياته الطبية لمساعدة الكادر العلاجي أكد القائد العام للحرس الثوري اللواء حسين سلامي، وضع جميع امكانيات الحرس الثوري ومنشآته الطبية لمساعدة الكادر العلاجي في ايران لمواجهة تفشي فيروس كورونا. عقد صباح اليوم الثلاثاء عبر تقنية الارتباط المرئي (فيديو كونفرانس) القائد العام للحرس الثوري اللواء حسين سلامي، ...

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Commander: IRGC to Use All Medical Capacities to Help Coronavirus Patients

Commander: IRGC to Use All Medical Capacities to Help Coronavirus Patients TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Major General Hossein Salami said that the IRGC will provide coronavirus patients and medical staff with all its possibilities and capacities to fight against the disease. “Upon the order issued ...

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World must press Saudi to implement IAEA Safeguards

Heidar Ali Balouji, Iran’s permanent envoy to the United Nations General Assembly First Committee (also known as the Disarmament and International Security Committee) Iran has called on the international community to press Saudi Arabia to immediately implement the Comprehensive Safeguards Agreements of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in full. ...

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Iran to Send New Telecommunication Satellite into Orbit

A senior official of Iran’s space program said that the country will send a new telecommunication satellite named Nahid 1 (Venus 1) into the orbit. “We have had the construction of Nahid 1 and Nahid 2 satellites on our agenda. Nahid 1 was completed 3 years ago and its periodical ...

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IRGC Seeding Clouds by Iranian Version of US-Made RQ-170 Drone

IRGC Seeding Clouds by Iranian Version of US-Made RQ-170 Drone TEHRAN (FNA)- The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) is using the indigenized version of RQ-170 drones – manufactured through the reverse engineering of a similar American pilotless plane that was downed by Iran in 2011 – for seeding clouds over ...

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DM Stresses Focus on Bolstering Iran’s Defense Power

 Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami underscored the need for the further reinvigoration of the country’s defense power. General Hatami made the remarks in a meeting with senior commanders of the Army, Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) and Law Enforcement Police Forces in Khorassan Razavi province on Wednesday. He ...

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