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Iran FM Blasts “Cowardly” Mosque Attack in Egypt
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has strongly denounced Friday’s deadly mosque attack in Egypt.
Iran Condemns Egypt Terrorist Attack
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has strongly denounced a deadly terrorist attack in the Egyptian city of Arish, which killed and wounded hundreds of people on Friday morning.
US Condoles with Iran over Deadly Earthquake
The US Department of State has offered its condolences to the Iranian and Iraqi people affected by the tragic earthquake that has so far killed 430 and wounded 7370 people.
Top Iranian, Egyptian Officials Discuss Bilateral, Regional Issues
A senior Iranian advisor has held a meeting with the head of the Egyptian Interest Section in Tehran.
Iran Condemns Terror Attack in Egypt’s Sinai
Iran's foreign ministry has censured the terrorist attack carried out by ISIS in Egypt's northern Sinai, which led to the death and injury of several people.
Iran Condemns Terrorist Attack on Christians in Egypt
Iran has denounced an armed attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in south of the Egyptian capital, Cairo, saying the criminal act was a clear example of sectarianism supported by certain powers.
Iranian FM Condoles with Egyptians in Arabic
In his first post in Arabic, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif strongly denounced the recent terrorist attacks on Egyptian churches, and condoled with the Arab nation on the tragedy.
Iranian Speaker Blasts Saudi Invasion of Yemen as Genocide
Iranian Parliament speaker has slammed the Saudi invasion of Yemen as an all-out war against a nation, adding a genocide is taking place in the country.
Cairo’s Unfriendly Stance on Iran Due to Arab States’ Pressure
A former Egyptian official says the unfriendly approach that Cairo has adopted toward Tehran is due to pressure from certain Arab governments.
Iran’s FM Meets Egyptian Diplomat in Tehran
In a meeting on Monday, Iranian Foreign Minister conferred with Yasser Othman, the head of Egypt’s Interests Section office in Tehran, on regional issues and bilateral ties.
Works by Famous Modern Iranian Poet Translated into Arabic
A selection of poems by renowned Iranian modern poet Ahmad Shamlou has been translated to Arabic and published in Egypt for the first time.
Iran Willing to Mend Ties with Egypt: Spokesman
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman voiced the country’s readiness to forge relations with Egypt by settling differences on certain issues.
Egypt Dismisses Reports on Oil Minister’s Visit to Iran
An Egyptian spokesman denied a recent report about the Egyptian Oil Minister’s visit to Iran for an oil agreement with Tehran.
Egyptian FM May Visit Iran in Near Future
A London-based Arab newspaper has claimed that the foreign minister of Egypt may visit Tehran in the near future to promote bilateral ties between the two countries.
Inclusion of Egypt in Lausanne Talks Was Iran’s Pre-Condition: Report
A report shows that Iranian Foreign Minister had sent an e-mail to his American counterpa
Iran, Egypt Can Help Reduce Regional Tensions: Official
A special aide to Iran’s parliament speaker said Tehran and Cairo could help reduce tensions in the region by boosting their mutual cooperation.
Iran Summons Egyptian Envoy over MPs Presence in MKO Rally
Iran has summoned the caretaker of Egypt's Interests Section in Tehran over the presence of several Egyptian parliamentarians in a rally held recently by the terrorist Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO).
Tehran Resumes Oil and Gas Exports to Egypt
Parviz Sahafzadeh, an official with the Iran’s Petrochemical Employers Association, while describing new oil talks with the Egyptians, reported on the resumption of Iran’s liquefied gas exports to the North African country.
Iran, Egypt resume trade ties: Report
Iran’s first cargo of petrochemical products in recent years has left for Egypt, marking the resumption of trade ties between the two major Muslim countries, the Mehr news agency says.
Senior Iranian cleric writes letter to al-Azhar’s grand imam
Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi has welcomed the holding of a Shiite-Sunni conference to review the most important obstacles in the way of Islamic unity.
Where does Rafsanjani stand on the Shiite-Sunni issue, regional matters and Iran-Saudi ties?
Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani has said that the Shiites do not want to get involved in confrontation with fellow Muslims, adding regional Islamic countries can count on Iran as their best friend.
Iran denounces Egypt court’s ruling against Hamas
The Tel Aviv regime, not the Palestinian resistance movement, is the illegitimate and terrorist regime said the deputy foreign minister.
Iran president slams ISIL beheading of Egypt Christians
Acts of terror are being perpetrated in the name of Islam and Muslims; the inhumane acts of ISIL terrorists have nothing to do with Islam, said President Rouhani.
Iran ready to export technical services to Egypt: Deputy minister
Tehran-Cairo disputes have never been deep-rooted; both nations have a common stand on various regional and international matters, said Khazaei.
Iran, Egypt hold common anti-terror stance: Iran diplomat
A senior Iranian diplomat says Iran and Egypt share common ground with regard to opposing any act of terror in the Middle East, particularly in Syria and Iraq.