The latest news and views about Bahram Qassemi, the Iranian Ambassador to France and a former foreign ministry spokesman.
Iran Rejects US ‘Selective’ Approach to Nuclear Deal
A senior Iranian diplomat has hit out at the United States for adopting a "selective" approach to the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran after reneging on its commitments by unilaterally pulling out of the agreement.
France Being More Catholic than Pope in Adhering to US Sanctions: Iran
The Iranian embassy in France has reacted to some remarks made by a French lawmaker against the Islamic Republic saying that some French institutions are exerting the strongest pressure, even worse than those of the US, on the Islamic Republic.
Deal of Century Not Even Deal of A Second, Iran’s Envoy Says
Iran’s ambassador to France has mocked the US president’s new plan for the Middle East and Palestine, saying the so-called deal of the century cannot even be called the deal of a second.
Louvre Museum Hosts Seminar on Iran’s Ancient Sialk Hills
The Louvre Museum of Paris has played host to a seminar entitled “Sialk, the Heart of Archaeology in Iran”.
US No More Qualified to Host UN Headquarters: Iran’s Envoy
Iran’s ambassador to France has lashed out at the US for violating freedom of speech by blacklisting Foreign Minister of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif, saying the US lacks the competence to host the UN Headquarters.
Iran Says Macron Can Play Key Role in Reducing Tensions
Iran’s ambassador to Paris has highlighted the leading role that President of France Emmanuel Macron can play in relieving the current political tensions in the region.
Iranian Artworks Warmly Received at French Biennial of Fine Craft
Works by 10 Iranian artists have received a warm welcome at the Fine Craft Biennial Exhibition recently held in Paris.
Iran Says No Room for Nukes in Its Defence Doctrine
Iran's ambassador to France, Bahram Qassemi, has told French senators that nuclear weapons have no place in the Islamic Republic's defence doctrine.
French MP Becomes Head of Iran-France Friendship Group
French lawmaker Anne Genetet has been elected as the head of the Iran-France Friendship Group at the French National Assembly.
Europe Fails to Fulfill Pledges under JCPOA: Iran Envoy to France
Iran’s Ambassador to France Bahram Qassemi has criticized European parties to the Iran nuclear deal for their failure to live up to their commitments under the JCPOA.
Iran Strongly Censures Terrorist Attack in Pakistan’s Quetta
Iran’s Foreign Ministry has strongly condemned the terrorist attack on a vegetable market in Pakistan’s Quetta in which dozens of people were killed and injured.
Iran Welcomes Egypt’s ‘Withdrawal’ from Arab NATO
Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says Tehran welcomes reports that Egypt has withdrawn from being a member of a NATO-style Arab alliance.
Iran Says Won’t Interfere in Sudan’s Internal Affairs
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has referred to the recent developments in Sudan as an internal affair of the African state, in which Tehran will not interfere.
Iran Condemns Saudi, Bahrain’s Support for Blacklisting IRGC
Iran has strongly condemned Saudi Arabia and Bahrain for supporting the US’ blacklisting of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps, saying such “worthless” stances cannot deflect the world’s attention from the role played by Riyadh and Manama in promoting terrorism across the region.
World Will Never Forget Zionists’ Crime In Deir Yassin: Iran
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says the world will never forget the crimes committed by the aggressive Zionist regime in Deir Yassin village in 1980s.
US Must Open Its Eyes to Iran’s Realities: Qassemi
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has, on the anniversary of the US’ severance of its political and business ties with Iran, called on Washington to open its eyes to the realities of the Islamic Republic after 39 years.
Iran Appoints Takht-Ravanchi as New Ambassador to UN
Majid Takht-Ravanchi has been designated as Iran’s new ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi announced on Tuesday.
Iran Agrees to Baghdad’s Mediation between Tehran, Riyadh: Source
Amid reports that the Iraqi prime minister’s recent visit to Tehran was aimed at mediating between arch-foes Iran and Saudi Arabia, an Iraqi official says Tehran has agreed to such mediation.
Iran Strongly Condemns Saudi Air Raid on Yemeni School
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has strongly denounced the Saudi-led coalition's latest airstrike on a school in Yemen's Sana'a, which killed and wounded dozens of schoolgirls.
G7’s Stances on Iran’s Missiles, Regional Role ‘False, Unrealistic’
Iran has denounced the Group of Seven’s “untrue” and “unrealistic” positions on Tehran’s constructive and undeniable role in consolidating stability and security and in fight against terrorism in the region, saying that the country’s missile program is of peaceful and defensive nature.
US Blocks Humanitarian Aid to Flood-Hit People: Iran
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says no foreign citizen or Iranian national living abroad is able to send any relief aid to flood-hit people in Iran due to the US move to block all bank accounts of the Iranian Red Crescent Society.
Iran Congratulates Turkey on Holding Local Elections
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has hailed the local and municipality elections held in Turkey, describing them as massive and successful.
Iran Calls Arab League’s Statement on Golan ‘Insufficient’
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says the Arab League’s support for Syria’s sovereignty over the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights was a positive and promising but insufficient move in the face of the excessive demands of the US president and the Zionist regime.
Iran Expresses Deep Regret over Afghanistan Flood
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has expressed deep regret over the damages and casualties caused by the recent flooding in various Afghan cities and regions.
Iran Raps Hook’s ‘Cheap’ Comments on Oil Waivers
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says the “cheap” remarks made by US Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook regarding Iran oil waivers show he lacks a proper understanding of the world’s developments and the degraded position of his country in the world.