The chief of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says the US and its allies will regret any military operation in Syria.
A senior Iranian gas official says the country is ready to start planned natural gas exports to Iraq as soon as the Arab country's political conditions become more stable.
China has called on all relevant parties to negotiations over Iran’s nuclear energy program to adopt a “flexible and pragmatic” policy to accelerate the conclusion of a comprehensive deal.
An Iranian Foreign Ministry official says conflict-stricken Syria and Iraq are able to resolve their own crises without any foreign interference as Takfiri ISIL militants continue to wreak havoc on both countries.
A senior Iranian lawmaker says the US formed the so-called international coalition against the ISIL terrorist group to achieve its own “illegitimate objectives” in the Middle East.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on the European Union (EU) to play a more active role for the conclusion of a final deal over Tehran’s nuclear energy program.
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has left Tehran for New York to take part in a fresh round of negotiations with six major world powers over Tehran’s nuclear energy program.
Zarif, who is the chief nuclear negotiator of the Islamic Republic in the nuclear talks, left Tehran early Tuesday.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has cast doubt on the sincerity of the so-called coalition to fight terrorism, saying it is a “joke” that the countries which have supported and financed militant groups now seek to fight terrorism.
“It is a joke that the countries which trained, equipped and financed terrorist groups now suddenly seek to fight these terrorist groups,” Rouhani said in a meeting with Slovak Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Miroslav Lajcak in Tehran on Monday.
Rouhani expressed concern about growing terrorism in the Middle East, including Syria and Iraq, and called on all countries to adopt a unified approach to uproot terrorism.
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Iraq's Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari says he "regrets" that Iran has not been invited to an international conference in Paris to discuss the threat posed by the ISIL Takfiri militants.
Iran has implemented three of the five transparency measures it had previously agreed to, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano says.
Iran's Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan has called for a concerted effort among the Caspian Sea littoral states to uphold the security and stability of the region.