Parliamentary Vote Fails to Elect President for Lebanon
Lebanese parliamentarians failed to elect a new president in a first round of voting on Wednesday, with 124 MPs attending the session out of 128.
Iran Favors Peace, Stability in Caspian Region
Tehran is in favor of strengthening peace and stability in the Caspian region, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said, stressing that military presence of the trans-regional states in the region is not wanted or accepted.
Syrian presidential elections set for June despite opposition
Syria's parliament on Monday voted to hold presidential elections on June 3, despite objections by opposition leaders who see the vote as "inadequate."
Supreme Leader:
Enemy Trying to Widen Rift among Muslims
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei warned against the plots hatched by the enemies to create rift among different Muslim sects.
Iranian Army Unveils New Home-Made Military Equipment
The Iranian Army's Ground Force unveiled a series of new achievements in a ceremony in Tehran today, two days after the National Army Day.
Iran to develop new Hunter air defence missile
Iran is developing a new updated version of the Sayyad-3 (Hunter-3) mid-range missile, the commander of Khatam al-Anbiya Air Defense Base Brigadier General Farzad Esmaili said on Friday.
Israelis, Palestinians to hold separate talks with US envoy
Israeli and Palestinian negotiators were to meet separately Friday with US peace envoy Martin Indyk, a Palestinian source said, a day after five hours of three-way talks failed to bring agreement.
Obama signs law aimed at stopping Iran diplomat
President Barack Obama signed a law on Friday that effectively bars an Iranian diplomat from serving as an envoy at the United Nations because of suspicions he was involved in the 1979-81 Tehran hostage crisis.
Senior Cleric:
Iran Committed to Continue Nuclear Activities under NPT
Iran is committed to continue its nuclear activates under the Non Proliferation Treaty rules, Tehranˈs Interim Friday Prayers Leader Hojjatoeslam Kazem Sedighi said in his Friday prayers sermons.
Iran Will Firmly Deter Aggression
Iranian President Sheikh Hassan Rouhani said the Islamic Republic had the might to deter any attack as its military displayed a range of drones and missiles at an annual parade in Tehran, state television reported on Friday.
Army’s Counterterrorism Operations Continue in All Syrian Provinces
The Syrian army continued its advance in old Homs and controlled several buildings in Bab Hood and Wadi al-Sayeh neighborhoods.
Israeli, Palestinian Negotiators to Meet
The Zionist and Palestinian negotiators will meet on Wednesday to try to extend talks beyond an April 29 deadline, the U.S. State Department said on Tuesday.
Quadripartite talks on Ukrainian crisis begin in Geneva
Four-party talks on the crisis in Ukraine with delegates from Russia, the EU, and the US began in Geneva on Thursday.
Iran Announces:
It Will Stage Massive Joint Drills, ‘Velayat 93’
The Islamic Republic of Iran announced its armed forces will stage stage 'Velayat 93' joint drills in the second half of the current Iranian year.
Iran Slams New UK Sanctions against Tehran as Biased
Tehran slammed Britain’s renewed sanctions on Iranian individuals as politically-motivated and biased.
Zionist Entity Decides to Delay ‘Peace’ Talks over Shooting
The Zionist entity announced that a meeting with Palestinian negotiators scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed.
Syrian Army Inflicts Heavy Losses upon Terrorists’ Ranks
Syrian Army operations carried out Wednesday resulted in inflicting heavy losses upon the terrorists as many of their gatherings were targeted, while their attempts to infiltrate areas were thwarted.
Prof. Pirouz Mojtahedzadeh: Israel will Do its Best to Harm Iran-West Nuclear Talks
Prof. Pirouz Mojtahedzadeh: Israel will Do its Best to Harm Iran-West Nuclear Talks
TEHRAN (FNA)- An Iranian scholar and university professor says that Israel will pull out all the stops to damage the constructive environment of the negotiations between Iran and the six world powers, but it cannot realize its plans for preventing Iran and the P5+1 from reaching a comprehensive agreement over Iran’s nuclear program.
Harun Yahya: Turmoil in Middle East Cannot Affect Iran-Turkey Friendly Ties
Harun Yahya: Turmoil in Middle East Cannot Affect Iran-Turkey Friendly Ties
TEHRAN (FNA)- A world-renowned Turkish Muslim scholar says that Iran and Turkey are two major countries in the Middle East and should establish an Islamic alliance to serve as a role model for all the Muslim nations of the world.
Barrie Zwicker: Israel Behind 9/11 Attacks
Barrie Zwicker: Israel Behind 9/11 Attacks
TEHRAN (FNA)- More than one decade after the September 11, 2001 events, the United States continues to harass and oppress the Muslims around the world under the guise of War on Terror, while there’s abundant evidence showing that they were not the Muslims who masterminded and perpetrated the attacks on the World Trade Center towers and Pentagon.
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