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Hassan Rouhani

Iran President Due in Istanbul to Attend OIC Summit on Al-Quds

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani will head to Turkey to attend an extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on the issue of Jerusalem al-Quds due to be held on Wednesday.

Iran Leader Praises Wrestler Who Avoided Facing Israeli Opponent

The Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has commended Alireza Karimi, the wrestler who intentionally lost a match at a tournament in Poland to avoid an Israeli regime’s opponent in the next round.

Iran-UK Dialogue Can Boost Regional Stability: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the expansion of cooperation between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the United Kingdom can lead to further stability in the Middle East.

Iran Sets Conditions for Normalising Ties with Saudi Arabia

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says the Islamic Republic is ready to normalise its relations with its regional arch-rival Saudi Arabia on two conditions.

Iran President Congratulates Qatar on National Day

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has offered congratulations to Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on the Arab country’s National Day.
General Mohammad Ali Jafari

Jerusalem Al-Quds to Turn into Israel’s Grave: IRGC Chief

The Chief-Commander of IRGC says by recognizing Jerusalem Al-Quds as the Israeli regime’s capital, the US and the Zionist regime have made the most foolish move in their history.  

Iran Slams UK for Selling Arms to Saudi Arabia

A top Iranian official has rapped London for selling arms to the criminal regime of Saudi Arabia, saying those who help Riyadh slaughter the innocent people of Yemen are considered violators of human rights.

Trump’s Decision Aimed at Legitimizing Palestine Occupation: Iran

A senior Iranian diplomat says a decision by US President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel’s “capital” is aimed at legitimizing the Israeli regime's occupation of Palestine.

MBC Female Presenter Fired after Criticizing Saudi King

A Jordanian female presenter of MBC TV, a private Saudi Arabian TV channel, has been fired over her latest tweet criticising Saudi Arabian King.

Secrets behind Trump’s Decision to Relocate US Embassy

US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as the capital of the Israeli regime seems to be aimed at distracting public opinion inside and outside the US from the “Russiagate”.

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