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24 May 2017 05:26

Trump's Mideast Tour Paves the Way for War with Iran

Islam Times - At the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh, Trump accused Iran of supporting terrorists, militias and extremist groups that were spread destruction and chaos across the Middle East.

 
French Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian arrives at the Elysee Presidential Palace in Paris on May 18, 2017 for the first defence council since the new French president took office. (Photos by AFP)
23 May 2017 07:06

France gainsays Trump, highlights Iran's role in Mideast peace

Islam Times - France has called for further political ties with Iran as it has an "important role in the pacification" of the region.

 
Pakistani opposition leader and head of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) party Imran Khan leaves the Supreme Court after attending a hearing on the Panama Papers case against PM Sharif in Islamabad on May 22, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
23 May 2017 06:04

Imran Khan denounces Trump's anti-Iran speech in Saudi Arabia

Islam Times - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has strongly denounced remarks by US President Donald Trump against Iran during his visit to Saudi Arabia.

 
US President Donald Trump arrives for a press conference at the president
23 May 2017 06:03

US, Israel will never allow Iran to have nuclear weapon: Trump

Islam Times - US President Donald Trump has said the United States and Israel will never allow Iran to have nuclear weapons, even though the Islamic Republic has already made it very clear that it has no desire or program to develop one.

 
Rouhani Landslide Redraws Iranian Political Map
23 May 2017 04:43

Rouhani Landslide Redraws Iranian Political Map

Islam Times - The surprising landslide re-election of Rouhani was mainly due to a late surge in the final phase of the campaign when he deliberately set out to create polarization by drawing a sharp distinction between "moderates" and "hardliners".

 
Deputy Chief of Staff of Iran
22 May 2017 08:13

US withdrawal from Mideast sole path to peace: Iran commander

Islam Times - Iran's chief Armed Forces spokesman has criticized the United States' ignorance of the Islamic Republic's policies, saying that the withdrawal of US forces from the Middle East is the only way to restore peace and tranquility to the region.

 
Iran
22 May 2017 08:00

Iranian FM responds to Trump's anti-Tehran remarks

Islam Times - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says US President Donald Trump's recent anti-Tehran remarks were aimed at "milking" Saudi Arabia.

 
Rouhani Reelection: Hope for Compliance With Nuclear Deal
22 May 2017 04:54

Rouhani Reelection: Hope for Compliance With Nuclear Deal

Islam Times - The office of the French President said that the reelection of Hassan Rouhani as Iranian President gives hope for the country's compliance with the nuclear deal.

 
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (Photo by Mehr News Agency)
21 May 2017 10:12

Iran offers peace after bellicose Saudi threats

Islam Times - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran is ready to present peace to Saudi Arabia as a gift after the kingdom's crown prince threatened to draw war into the Iranian territory.

 
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (L) and Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir hold a press conference in Riyadh on May 20, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
21 May 2017 08:05

Tillerson calls on Rouhani to stop Iran’s ballistic missile tests

Islam Times - US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has called on Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to end the country’s ballistic missile tests in what is Washington’s first reaction to his re-election

 
 
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani fills in his ballot as he votes during the presidential election in Tehran, Iran, May 19, 2017.
21 May 2017 04:24

Iran’s Incumbent President Reelected; Turnout over %73

Islam Times - The Incumbent Iranian president Hassan Rouhani has won the Islamic Republic's 12th presidential election, securing second successive term in office.

 
Millions of Iranians Turnout in Close Presidential Election, Voting Hours Extended
20 May 2017 08:43

Millions of Iranians Turnout in Close Presidential Election, Voting Hours Extended

Islam Times - Millions of Iranians are voting in a tight presidential contest between incumbent President Hassan Rouhani and his main challenger, Sayyed Ebrahim Raeisi.

 
Iran Celebrates Security, Peace Ahead of Election: Ayatollah Khamenei
18 May 2017 06:04

Iran Celebrates Security, Peace Ahead of Election: Ayatollah Khamenei

Islam Times - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Iran is preparing for its presidential elections in a secure and calm environment at the heart of a region rife with unrest

 
 
Iranian Jewish lawmaker Siamak Moreh Sedgh
16 May 2017 09:28

Life is better for Jews in Iran than in Europe: Jewish MP

Islam Times - A Jewish lawmaker at the Iranian Parliament (Majlis) says Jews can freely practice their religion in Iran and have always enjoyed better living conditions in the Islamic Republic than in Europe.

 
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi
15 May 2017 12:23

Iran says not after tensions with Saudi Arabia

Islam Times - Iran says it does not seek tensions with Saudi Arabia, even though it characterizes Riyadh's involvement in conflicts in Yemen, Syria, Iraq and elsewhere as "strategic mistakes".

 
Saudi Arabia behind Recent Iran Border Attack?
14 May 2017 04:22

Saudi Arabia behind Recent Iran Border Attack?

Islam Times - As the terror incidents on Iran-Pakistan borders continue to make headlines on the regional media, the speculations on the parties behind them grow more and more intensified.

 
What Drives Iran’s Missile Development Program?
14 May 2017 04:21

What Drives Iran’s Missile Development Program?

Islam Times - Iran’s Leader Sayyed Ali Khamenei attended on Wednesday attended the graduation ceremony of IRGC cadets at Imam Hussain University, the country’s leading military academy.

 
Iran’s Enemies Seek to Create Insecurity, Sedition: Ayatollah Khamenei
11 May 2017 06:48

Iran’s Enemies Seek to Create Insecurity, Sedition: Ayatollah Khamenei

Islam Times - Leader of Iran's Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei says the enemy’s short-term goal is meant to distort the country’s security and trigger chaos and sedition.