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Iran Determined to Continue its Space, Missile Program: Takht Ravanchi

Iran’s Ambassador to the United Nations Majid Takht-Ravanchi refuted some European countries’ claims about Iran’s missile program highlighting that Tehran is determined to boost its missile and space programs. The remarks came as France, Germany and the United Kingdom penned a letter to the United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, making ...

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Iranian Nation Once Again Slapped US in The Face: IRGC chief

Commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) lauded the Iranians’ victory in thwarting the enemy’s plot to take advantage of the government’s gas price hike as an opportunity to commit acts of violence and vandalism, saying the nation slapped the US in the face again. “The enemies were looking ...

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Ayatollah Khamenei Stresses ‘Islamic Compassion’ in Dealing with Riot Suspects

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei called on Iranian officials to treat those suspected of involvement in the recent riots over gasoline price hikes with “Islamic compassion.” The Leader’s remark came in response to a report by Ali Shamkhani, secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council, that ...

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Iran, Russia, China to hold joint naval drills on Dec. 27: Iran Navy chief

Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi (Photo by IRNA) Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi says Iran will hold joint naval drills with Russia and China in the Indian Ocean later this month. Khanzadi made the announcement in a meeting with visiting deputy chief of Chinese Joint Staff ...

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Leader calls for qualified candidates in next parliamentary elections

TEHRAN, Dec. 01 (MNA) – The Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has stressed that only qualified individuals should enrol for the next parliamentary elections. Teaching a class of advanced Islamic Jurisprudence (kharej–e Fiqh) this morning, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, criticized the enrollment of individuals ...

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Larijani: We Haven’t Closed Doors, But US Should Know That Maximum Pressure Policy Failed

Iranian Parliament speaker Ali Larijani said Sunday Iran has always had the political will for solving issues with the United States, but stressed that Washington should know that policy of maximum pressure has failed. In a press conference with domestic and foreign media correspondents in Tehran, Larijani answered a CBS ...

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Iran Navy Starts Mass Production of ‘Jask’ Cruise Missile, Unveils other Military Projects

Iran’s Navy has announced the mass production of the indigenously-designed and submarine-launched “Jask” cruise missile along with unveiling a handful of other military projects and technological achievements. Navy chief Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi announced the mass production of the Jask missile while visiting a Navy exhibition showcasing a number of ...

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Iran Summons Norway Envoy after Quran Desecration

The Foreign Ministry’s Director of the North European Affairs summoned the envoy to convey Iran’s strong objection to the hideous move in Norway and warned of the perilous consequences of such acts, which could spread extremism and violence. He said the hateful act hurt the sentiments of world Muslims, stressing ...

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VP: 98% of Needed Drugs Produced inside Iran

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Vice-President for Science and Technology Sorena Sattari said that the country’s pharmaceutical companies produce 98% of the medicine needed by people. “At present, 98% of the needed drugs for people is produced inside the country and our companies have acted well in area of food and drug ...

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Iranian people foiled a very dangerous plot: Leader

TEHRAN, Nov. 27 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei lauded the vigilance of the Iranian nation in face of plots organized by enemies. He made the remarks on Wednesday in a meeting with thousands of Basij volunteer forces on the occasion of Basij Week. Ayatollah ...

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