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Middle East news in Iranian media

Marzieh Afkham

Iran slams Saudi-led attacks on Yemen

The Foreign Ministry described the aggression as a dangerous move in violation of international responsibilities for respecting the sovereignty of countries.
Ali Jannati

Minister calls for efforts to preserve regional cultural heritage

The Iranian culture chief calls for collective efforts to protect cultural heritage and archeological works of the region from Takfiri terrorists.

Lebanese Speaker says Takfiri terrorism is a plot to overshadow Palestine

At a meeting with the Iranian culture minister, the Lebanese parliament speaker said ISIL has been created to marginalize the question of Palestine.

VP: World has learned about Iran’s logical position

Iran’s first vice-president has said that Iran, which is a regional heavyweight, can help restore stability in the region.
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham

Iran deplores human tragedy in Syrian Kurdish town of Hasakah

Iran has condemned the terror attacks in a Syrian Kurdish town, hoping that terrorism would be uprooted by the cooperation of regional governments.
Ansarullah spokesman

Yemeni disintegration would not stop at national borders

The Ansarullah Movement says that Yemen needs unity more than anything else and a disintegrated Yemen will hearten secessionists in other regional nations.
Amir Abdollahian

Iran backs Yemen in fighting terrorism, improving economy: Diplomat

Amir-Abdollahian said Tehran respects Yemen’s independence, sovereignty, territorial integrity and national unity.
Ali larijani-qatar

Iran stopped ISIL invasion spread: Larijani

Iran's parliament speaker says Iran defied ISIL to help Iraq and other regional countries, adding although the main responsibility rested on the Iraqi people.
Ali Younesi

Iran respects Iraq’s sovereign territory

President Rouhani's advisor has said that Iran does not seek to damage Iraq's sovereignty and independence and has no intention to interfere in its neighbor's internal affairs.
Major General Hassan Firouzabadi

Gen. Soleimani knows his stuff; the West should abandon adventurism

It’s to the benefit of the West to come to an agreement with Iran and let us develop and defend our neighbors, said Major General Firouzabadi.

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