Iran Foreign Policy – Articles and opinions about Iran’s diplomatic relations, including those related to major supranational bodies such as the United Nations and the Non-Aligned Movement.
Iran, South Korea can cooperate to help promote peace: Rouhani
Seoul is eager to expand all-out relations with Tehran, the South Korean foreign minister said.
Iran plays key role in regional developments: EP President
Iran plays a key role in the settlement of the Syrian crisis, Martin Schultz said in a joint press conference with Ali Larijani in Tehran.
Iranian diplomat challenges US panelist over ISIS
An Iranian diplomat has said that the situation in Iraq would have been much worse if Iran had not helped the country in its fight against ISIS.
Iran seeks to promote regional understanding, counter division: Official
Most of Iran's political activities in the post-JCPOA era have been focused on the promotion of regional cooperation, Shamkhani said.
Leader: Death to US doesn’t mean death to Americans; it means death to US policies
The slogan of ‘Death to America’ does not mean death to the American nation; rather it means death to US policies and arrogance, the Supreme Leader said.
Iran felicitates Turkey on successful election
There is hope that formation of a new government in Turkey will improve Tehran-Ankara bilateral relations in all fields, Afkham said.
Foreign Ministry has won the hearts and minds of Iranians
President Rouhani has said that the world has learnt that the settlement of a number of regional problems is all but impossible in Iran’s absence.
Leader says US major part of regional problems, not solution
The Supreme Leader has said that Iran’s foreign policy is predicated upon long-term interests, principles and values of the country and will not change with administrations holding different political views.
Rouhani offers condolences to Putin over plane crash
In a message to Putin on Saturday, President Rouhani expressed his sympathy with the Russian government and nation as well as the bereaved families of the victims.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry appoints new spokesperson
Iran's Foreign Ministry has appointed Sadegh Hossein Jaberi Ansari as a replacement for Spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham.
Spokeswoman: Zarif will attend Syria talks in Vienna
Iran has said that Foreign Minister Zarif will go to Vienna for the talks on the future of Syria.
Iran calls on US to stop nurturing terrorists in Syria
US financial and military support for the so-called moderate terrorists has caused numerous problems and complicated conditions in the region, Afkham said.
Iran condoles with Afghanistan, Pakistan, India over quake deaths
Iran is ready to provide humanitarian and relief assistance for the quake-stricken areas, Afkham said.
Iran, Brazil firm to boost economic relations
Brazil has always been among the priorities of Iran’s foreign policy, Zarif said at a meeting with the Brazilian minister of development, industry and trade.
Iran condemns terrorist attacks on Nigeria mosques
Iran is ready to exchange experience with Nigeria on the fight against terrorism, Afkham said.
Canadian election outcome indicates demand to avoid extremism
The Canadian people want their government to refrain from radical policies, Afkham said in reaction to the outcome of general elections in Canada.
Efforts of two top diplomats praised on the same day
A bust of Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif was unveiled in a ceremony in Tehran in praise of his efforts on the diplomatic front.
Destructive Saudi policies lead nowhere: Iranian diplomat
Saudi Arabia is unfortunately the only country that is still looking at regional developments through a win-lose lens and is insisting on the removal of others, Afkham said.
Who replaces FM spokeswoman who will soon become ambassador to Malaysia?
Mohammad Hassan Sheikholeslami, Ph.D., has penned a number of articles on public and media diplomacy as well as on the foreign policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
German FM Frank-Walter Steinmiere’s second day in Tehran (PHOTOS)
Day two of an Iran trip took the German top diplomat to the Expediency Council and the University of Tehran.
Iran’s defense measures are independent of nuclear talks: Velayati
Iran has not bowed to military restrictions in nuclear talks with P5+1 and its defense measures have nothing to do with the negotiations, Velayati said.
IRGC commander: 100,000 volunteer forces organized in Syria
At present, we see the beginning of new developments in Syria, thanks to efforts by Brigadier General Hamedani, Major General Jafari said.
Iran, Germany must boost anti-terror cooperation: Rouhani
Iran and Germany can cooperate to settle regional and international problems, President Rouhani said at a meeting with the German top diplomat.
Iran FM condemns terrorist attacks in Saudi Arabia
Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham on Saturday strongly condemned the terrorist attack in east Saudi Arabia which claimed lives of many innocent civilians gathering together to mourn the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS), the third Shia Imam.
The key to closer Tehran-Berlin ties
If the nuclear talks are viewed as the preliminary stage of normalization of ties between Iran and the rest of the world, after the Vienna accord a new window opened, ushering in economic talks.