Tehran Rejects Calls by Saudis to Be Included in Iran-West Talks
The Iranian foreign ministry spokesman has dismissed a call by Saudi Arabia and Bahrain to be included in any possible international talks on Iran.
Zarif Hits Out at German Foreign Minister’s Anti-Iran Comments
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has lashed out at his German counterpart Heiko Maas for his comments about Iran and its missile program.
Will Iran Respond to Its Scientist’s Killing Before Biden’s Inauguration?
The timing of the assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh is significant, as it coincides with the transfer of power from Donald Trump to Joe Biden in the United States.
Iran Starts Enforcing Partial Lockdown to Contain COVID-19
Iranian people from all walks of life have been urged to abide by the new restrictions enforced by the government nationwide as of Saturday to help contain the coronavirus outbreak.
US in No Position to Set Conditions for Rejoining JCPOA: Iran
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the United States is in no position to set conditions for returning to the Iran nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
Karabakh Truce Deal Not to Change Iran-Armenia Transit Routes: Official
Iran has rejected rumours about the consequences of the ceasefire agreement between Armenia and the Azerbaijan Republic, saying no change will take place in the Iran’s transit routes toward either of the two countries.
Iran Says Not Thrilled by Biden Coming to Power
A senior Iranian official says Tehran will be neither intimidated by the re-election of Donald Trump nor overjoyed by Joe Biden’s coming to power as the US President.
Iranian Papers Widely Cover Trump’s Defeat in US Elections
IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Saturday, November 7, 2020, and picked headlines from 20 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.
US Presidential Elections Make Headlines in Iran
IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Wednesday, November 4, 2020, and picked headlines from 13 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Macron’s Insult to Muslim Sanctities Makes Headlines in Iran
IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, and picked headlines from 14 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Iran Urges UN to Stand Up against Unilateralism and War
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on the United Nations, at its 75th birthday anniversary, to stand up against unilateralism and war.
Iran Announces Tougher Restrictions to Rein in COVID-19 Outbreak
Iran has approved new restriction to combat the spread of the deadly coronavirus which is killing over 300 people across the country every day.
Iran Not to Join Regional Arms Race: Spokesman
The spokesperson for the Iranian government says the Islamic Republic would never enter a regional arms race despite the termination of the UN arms embargo on Tehran, taking a swipe at the US for turning the region into a stockpile of weapons.
Iran Officially Announces Termination of UN Arms Embargo
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran has released a statement to announce the termination of the UN Security Council's provisions on arms restrictions against Iran.
Iran to Enforce Fresh Travel Bans to Curb COVID-19 Spread
The Iranian president has agreed to the enforcement of lockdowns in five major cities across the nation during the days-long holidays ahead in order to contain the coronavirus outbreak.
Iran Urges Baku, Yerevan to Stop Killing Civilians, Stick to Karabakh Truce
The Iranian government spokesman says Tehran urges the Azerbaijan Republic and Armenia to stop the killing of civilians in the Karabakh fighting, and stick to the Russia-brokered truce.
Iranian Newspapers Mourn Master Shajarian’s Demise
IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Saturday, October 10, 2020, and picked headlines from 19 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Iran Ready to Mediate in Nagorno-Karabakh Dispute, Rouhani Tells Armenian PM
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has called on neighbouring states Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan to show self-restraint and prudence amid a flare-up of fighting in the Nagorno-Karabakh region, voicing Tehran’s readiness to play a “constructive role” palatable to both warring sides.
US Killed Number-One Enemy of ISIS: Iran FM
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has described American authorities as “cowards” who killed the number-one enemy of the ISIS, and then claimed it was Washington that eliminated the terror group.
US Presence in Iraq to Detriment of Region’s Security: Iran President
President of the Islamic Republic of Iran has deplored the detrimental effects of the US military presence on Iraq and other countries, calling on all regional states to pursue the expulsion of American forces from the region.
Iran President’s Virtual Address to UNGA 2020 (Full Text)
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has delivered a speech to the 75th General Assembly of the United Nations.
Iran Calls for IAEA’s Impartial Verification of Saudi Nuclear Activities
Ali-Akbar Salehi, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), has urges the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to guarantee the independent, impartial and professional nature of its work by verifying Saudi Arabia’s non-transparent nuclear activities.
Iran’s President Voices Concern over Relative Rise in COVID-19 Infections
The Iranian president has expressed concern over a drop in the percentage of people who abide by health protocols amid a surge in the coronavirus outbreak.
Iran Welcomes Beginning of Intra-Afghan Talks in Doha
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran has, in a statement on Saturday, welcomed the beginning of negotiations between the Kabul government, Afghan political groups and the Taliban in the Qatari capital of Doha.
Iran Leader: Charlie Hebdo’s Offensive Cartoon Shows West’s Enmity towards Islam
Leader of Iran's Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has condemned the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo for reprinting a cartoon that insults Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), describing it as another proof of the Western world's enmity towards Islam.