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.
Iranian official urges International bodies to facilitate aid dispatch to Yemen
In a meeting with the visiting Chairman of the International Committee of the Red Cross, Deputy FM Sarmadi deplored as “unacceptable” the politicization of aid supplies to Yemen.
Zarif, Pakistani PM discuss bilateral ties, regional developments
Foreign Minister Zarif says Tehran is trying to remove the problems that have been created for Iran and Pakistan due to the Western-imposed sanctions.
Zarif meets with leaders of Palestinian and Lebanese groups
The representatives of Palestinian and Lebanese groups call on Iran to tap its diplomatic potential to end sectarian strife in Syria, Lebanon, Palestine and Yemen.
Zarif, Nasrallah meet in Lebanon
Zarif and Nasrallah discussed latest regional and international developments and Iran-Lebanon bilateral relations.
Iranian FM’s regional tour aimed at boosting ties: Official
Iran’s priority in strengthening ties with neighbors and the wider region is one of the purposes behind Zarif’s regional tour, said Amir Abdollahian.
Iran condemns terrorist attack in Afghanistan
The recent terrorist attack in Kabul showed that terrorists will do anything to achieve their inhumane and heinous objectives, said Afkham.
Iran renews support for Iraq’s territorial integrity
Iran reiterates the need for Iraq's solidarity and territorial integrity as well as political partnership of all tribes in line with Iraq's constitution, said Amir Abdollahian.
Iran trying to promote peace in region: Rouhani
Pointing to age-old relations between Iran and Italy, the president said at a meeting with two Italian ministers there are no obstacles in the way of fostering mutual cooperation.
Level of trade relations with Italy above normal: Iran’s Zarif
Parliamentary and judicial exchanges, cooperation in education, and combating narcotics trafficking and organized crime were among issues raised at a meeting between the two top diplomats.
First the neighbor, then the home; simply a piece of ethical advice or a strategic necessity?
The Iranian top diplomat said Iran's first priority is to have solid relations with its neighbors and that policy has been reiterated especially ever since the new government took office.
Iran’s Zarif calls for global nuclear disarmament
One step in the right direction would be to start negotiations for a weapons elimination treaty, backed by a robust monitoring and compliance-verification mechanism, said Zarif.
Leader’s aide: Israel never dares to attack Iran
Supreme Leader's top adviser, Ali Akbar Velayati, has said that Iran will never allow any outsider to inspect its military sites.
Iranian cleric raps US war rhetoric as “worn-out”
A senior Iranian cleric has said that the enemies should know that the Islamic Republic of Iran – if attacked – would chase the enemies deep into their territory.
Taliban have no place in Iran security strategy: Envoy
Iran does not accept comments that “Enemy of your enemy is your friend”, and has many times said that it is not going to support extremism under any condition, said Bahrami.
Fabius in Tehran (PHOTOS)
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has arrived in Tehran to hold talks with the country’s high-ranking officials.
Mogherini in Tehran (PHOTOS)
Mogherini who was accompanied by her deputy Helga Schmidt arrived in Tehran on Tuesday to hold talks with senior Iranian officials.
French FM Fabius in Iran for talks with senior officials
Fabius’ visit to Iran is a first by a French foreign minister to the Islamic Republic in 12 years.
Iran condemns Israel attacks on al-Aqsa Mosque
Afkham has called on all countries as well as international organizations to support the Palestinian nation and take action against the desecration of al-Aqsa Mosque.
Pres. Rouhani: Anti-terror campaign next step after Vienna agreement
President Hassan Rouhani said once the Vienna agreement is put into effect, the next step will be campaign against terrorism and bringing to a halt war and bloodshed in the world.
Iran, EU agree to resume stalled high-level talks: Zarif
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the Islamic Republic and the European Union have agreed to revive stalled talks.
Iran condemns attacks of Israeli settlers on al-Aqsa Mosque
Foreign Ministry spokesperson on Tuesday strongly condemned escalation of tension and attacks of radical Israeli settlers on al-Aqsa Mosque and Palestinian worshippers.
Talks of Iran-US regional cooperation “premature”: Iran’s official
A deputy Iranian foreign minister has said that the ISIL is an international threat which needs an international response, adding all members of the international community should work together to address this problem.
Iran condemns terrorist attack in Somalia
Iran has condemned a deadly terrorist attack in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, urging an international consensus on a “firm and pragmatic” battle against extremism.
Differences with US “serious, deep-rooted”: Iran’s Araghchi
I personally see no immediate prospect for the establishment of diplomatic relations between Iran and the US, said Araghchi.
Bahrain attempting regional disruption with claims: Afkham
Unconstructive methods will not disrupt Iran’s serious determination for persistence in a responsible regional policy against threats such as extremism and terrorism, said Afkham.