The latest news and views about the Anti-Iranian sentiment, also known as Anti-Persian sentiment, Persophobia, or Iranophobia
‘Dress Code, Alcohol Ban Not Keeping Tourists from Visiting Iran’
The former head of Iran’s Tourism Organisation says the compulsory hijab and a ban on alcohol in Iran do not prevent foreign tourists from visiting Iran. “The tourists visit Iran, come hell or high water."
Iran Never Ceases to Amaze Foreign Visitors
Iran has always surprised foreigners who visit the ancient country for the first time. Getting back to their country, the visitors share their experiences with their fellowmen.
Iran Lifts Visa Requirement for Chinese Tourists
The Iranian government has decided to unilaterally lift its visa regime for Chinese nationals in a bid to boost the number of tourists visiting the country despite the global anti-Iran propaganda.
Iran Is Safe, Beautiful: Marc Wilmots
Marc Wilmots, the new Belgian manager of Iran’s national football team, better known as Team Melli, describes Iran as a safe and beautiful country a few weeks after his arrival.
‘Younger Tourists Coming to Iran despite US Propaganda’
An Iranian tourism official says the age of cultural visitors to Iran, who used to be much older than now, has been decreasing recently despite the US’ efforts to spread Iranophobia around the world.
World’s View of Iran Is Wrong: Croat Football Player
Mario Budimir, a Croatian football player who plays for Iran’s Persepolis Football Club, says the world has a wrong view of Iran but Tehran can surprise any visitor.
‘US Warns Travel Agencies against Arranging Tours of Iran’
Some foreign diplomats in Iran have revealed that the US sanctions on Iran cover the country’s tourism industry as well, saying Washington has warned a number of foreign travel agencies and diplomatic missions against cooperating with the Islamic Republic in the tourism area.
Warsaw, Munich Summits Result in Further Isolation for US: Iran
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the US failure in pursuing its anti-Iran project in Warsaw and Munich conferences turned the two summits into “battlefields” for the US isolation.
Warsaw Final Statement Testifies to Its Defeat, Failure: Iran
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has reacted to the final statement of the Warsaw Conference, describing the document as a proof of the anti-Iran summit’s failure.
Number of Americans Visiting Iran on Rise
The number of American citizens who visited Iran as tourists in the first eight months of the current Persian calendar year has increased significantly compared with the similar period last year, an official says.
Zarif: Anti-Iran Summit to Be Held by US in Poland ‘Desperate Circus’
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has lashed out at an anti-Iran conference due to be held by the US in the Polish capital of Warsaw next month, describing it as a “desperate circus” that will disgrace the participants.
“Reuters, AP, AFP Published 2 Million Words against Iran in 20 Years”
A former Iranian lawmaker and journalist says the Western media, particularly the AFP, Reuters, and the Associated Press, are fixated on tarnishing the image of the Islamic Republic and weakening the resolve of the Iranian people who resist against the bullying western powers.
Iran Different Experience for Every Foreign Tourist: Indian Daily
An Indian daily has written in an article that Iran is surprisingly different from what the West is trying to introduce to the world as part of its propaganda campaign.
“Reuters Gambling with Its Reputation by Publishing Biased Reports on Iran”
An Iranian media official has lashed out at the Reuters News Agency for publishing commissioned reports on Iran’s domestic affairs.
Iran’s Top Diplomat Republishes “Message from Tehran” (+Video)
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has republished a video made by a group of young Iranian people in the wake of the US pullout from the nuclear accord.
“Saudi Arabia Influenced by US’ Anti-Iran Delusions”
A senior Iraqi analyst says Saudi Arabia should extricate itself from the quagmire of anti-Iran delusions created by the United States.
Saudi Arabia Seeks to Make the World Afraid of Iran: MP
An Iranian MP has blasted Saudi Arabian foreign minister’s recent support for Trump’s anti-Iran strategy, saying that such remarks are aimed at promoting Iranophobia.
Turning Iranophobia into Iranophilia
Foreign tourists visiting Iran describe Iranian people as very hospitable, kind and caring, and term the country the land of peace.
Israel Only Mideast Regime Possessing Nukes: Iranian FM
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif rejected the recent allegations against Tehran’s peaceful nuclear program by the Israeli regime as “fake news”, saying that Tel Aviv is the only regime in the Middle East region that possesses nuclear arsenals.
JCPOA thwarted Iranophobia campaign: Iran FM
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the nuclear agreement between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries has put an end to the Iranophobia campaign.
Italian researcher: Iran is a safe, growing country
Tiziana Ciavardini, an Italian researcher, says that the West has fuelled Iranophobia to stop Iran growing.
European concerns over Iran are groundless
What is presented in Europe about the Middle East, including Iran, is not based on reality, said the Dutch musician.
Supreme Leader’s message is catching on with the youth
The secretary of Iran’s Human Rights Council has said for the first time since the revolution that we use simple language to develop mutual understanding with the world.
West Trying to Spread Iranophobia in Region
The speaker of the Islamic Consultative Assembly has said that Iran is not seeking to boost its regional influence, adding that Western countries are spreading Iranophobia in the region to line their pockets.