Iranian parliament approves bill for accession to SCO

In this handout photo released by Foreign Ministry of Uzbekistan, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev (right) and the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ebrahim Raisi hold signed documents during their meeting at the Samarkand Congress Center on the eve of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit in Samarkand, Uzbekistan on […]

Iran says Tehran, IAEA working on “good, robust” agreement

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian speaks to the media during a joint news conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov following their talks in Moscow, Russia, Aug 31, 2022. (MAXIM SHEMETOV / POOL / AP) TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said on Wednesday Tehran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) are working […]

Iran to add 19 Western officials, institutes to ‘terror’ blacklist

Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian looks on during a joint press conference with his Syrian counterpart in Tehran, on July 20, 2022. (ATTA KENARE / AFP) TEHRAN – Iran's foreign minister said on Wednesday Tehran will add at least four institutes and 15 officials of the West to its "terrorists blacklist," according to semi-official Tasnim […]

Iran: ‘Enemies’ highlight solely enrichment part of nuke program

A handout picture provided by the Iranian presidential office on April 10, 2021, shows Atomic Energy Organisation of Iran (AEIO) spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi listening as the country's president (not pictured) delivers a speech on Iran's National Nuclear Technology Day, in the capital Tehran. (IRANIAN PRESIDENCY / AFP) TEHRAN – The spokesman of the Atomic Energy […]

Iran regrets Ukraine’s decision to downgrade diplomatic ties

Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Nasser Kanani holds a press conference in Tehran on July 13, 2022. (ATTA KENARE / AFP) TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Nasser Kanani on Saturday expressed regret for the decision of the Ukrainian government to downgrade diplomatic relations with the Islamic republic. The decision of the Ukrainian government is based […]

Iran unveils 1st multi-purpose gamma radiation system

This file photo released Nov 5, 2019, by the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), shows centrifuge machines in the Natanz uranium enrichment facility in central Iran. (ATOMIC ENERGY ORGANIZATION OF IRAN VIA AP) TEHRAN – The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran on Thursday unveiled the country's first multi-purpose gamma radiation system in the northwestern […]

Iran receives US response to Tehran’s views on nuke deal

This file photo dated July 13, 2022, shows Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Nasser Kanaani holding a press conference in Tehran. (ATTA KENARE / AFP) TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Wednesday the country has received, through the European Union, the US government's response to Tehran's views about the resolution of the outstanding […]