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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meets with United Nations Secretary General António Guterres on July 17, 2017 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. (Photo by AFP)
19 Jul 2017 07:06

New US sanctions violate JCPOA spirit: Zarif

Islam Times - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the new sanctions against Tehran by the US are damaging already frayed Tehran-Washington ties.

 
Activist take part in a rally to commemorate the nuclear deal with Iran in front of the White House, on July 14, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by AFP)
19 Jul 2017 06:44

Trump’s strategy on Iran ‘doesn’t exist’ just like rest of US foreign policy

Islam Times - The US does not currently have a strategy for Iran, says a lawmaker, ripping the United States’ foreign policy under President Donald Trump.

 
Iran’s Parliament
19 Jul 2017 06:26

Iran’s Parliament Designates US Forces, Spies as Terrorist Backers

Islam Times - Iran's Parliament has unanimously passed a bill, which designates US military forces and spy agencies as supporters of terrorist groups in the West Asia region.

 
Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh
19 Jul 2017 06:17

Iran Self-Sufficient in Major Weapon Systems: IRGC Cmdr.

Islam Times - A military commander in Iran says the country has attained self-sufficiency in producing various types of weapon systems.

 
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif discusses current developments in the Middle East with Richard Haass (not seen) at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) on July 17, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by AFP)
18 Jul 2017 11:30

Zarif: Iran may withdraw from nuclear deal in case of major violations by US

Islam Times - Iran has warned that any major JCPOA violation on behalf of the US may result in Tehran’s withdrawal from the nuclear deal.

 
This file photo shows US President Donald Trump(C), Vice President Mike Pence (L), and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at the White House in Washington, DC, on June 30, 2017. (By AFP)
18 Jul 2017 11:28

US recertifies Iran’s compliance with nuclear deal

Islam Times - The United States has for a second time certified Iran’s compliance with a 2015 nuclear agreement between the Islamic Republic and six other countries, including the US itself.

 
Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri
18 Jul 2017 09:39

Iran Warns US against Sanctions on IRGC

Islam Times - A top Iranian commander has warned the US against the “big risk” of imposing terrorism-related sanctions on the country’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC).

 
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi speaks at the office of Tasnim news agency in Tehran on July 16, 2017.
16 Jul 2017 12:16

Iran says not after forming coalitions against others in region

Islam Times - Iran says it is not bound to set up coalitions against other countries but rather pursues a policy that would contribute to regional peace.

 
Members of Iran
16 Jul 2017 09:44

Iran responds to Pakistan-based terrorist attack

Islam Times - Terrorists based in Pakistan have fired projectiles at Iran's border region of Saravan, killing two local workers, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has said in a statement.

 
A view of Russia’s Makhachkala battle cruiser as docked at the northern Iranian port city of Anzali on July 12, 2017 (photo by IRNA)
16 Jul 2017 05:23

Iran, Russia hold joint naval drills in Caspian Sea

Islam Times - The Iranian and Russian navies have staged joint exercises in the Caspian Sea to strengthen naval cooperation between the two countries.

 
Iran Slams Trump, Says US Source of Turmoil
16 Jul 2017 05:01

Iran Slams Trump, Says US Source of Turmoil

Islam Times - The Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman has criticized US President Donald Trump for calling Iran a “rogue” country, adding that Washington is the source of turmoil in the region.

 
A view of Bushehr nuclear power plant in southern Iran (File photo)
13 Jul 2017 08:11

Iran, EU start first ever joint project on nuclear safety

Islam Times - Iran and the European Union have launched their first joint project aimed at strengthening bilateral nuclear safety cooperation on the eve of the second anniversary of Tehran’s nuclear deal with six world powers.

 
Iran’s President Condemns Saudi-led Siege against Qatar
13 Jul 2017 06:19

Iran’s President Condemns Saudi-led Siege against Qatar

Islam Times - Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has condemned blockade imposed by a Saudi-led regimes against Qatar, saying using such pressure tactics against neighboring states is a “wrong” policy.

 
European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini addresses a news conference after meeting Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (not pictured) in Brussels, Belgium, July 11, 2017. (Photo by Reuters)
12 Jul 2017 08:18

EU’s Mogherini: Iran deal is an international agreement endorsed by UN

Islam Times - The European Union's foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini has stressed that the historic nuclear deal with Iran is an international agreement endorsed by the United Nations.

 
Iran Dismisses Interfering Comments by US Defense Chief
12 Jul 2017 08:02

Iran Dismisses Interfering Comments by US Defense Chief

Islam Times - Iranian defense minister has dismissed the recent remarks on regime change by US defense chief against the Islamic Republic, saying they run counter to all principles of the international law.

 
Defeat of ISIS in Mosul Victory for Humanity: Iran’s Quds Force Cmdr.
11 Jul 2017 06:23

Defeat of ISIS in Mosul Victory for Humanity: Iran’s Quds Force Cmdr.

Islam Times - Iran's Major General Qassem Soleimani has hailed the defeat of ISIS Takfiri terrorists in the Iraqi city of Mosul saying it’s a major victory for humanity.

 
Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri
11 Jul 2017 06:19

Iranian Officials Congratulate Iraq on Mosul Liberation, Defeat of ISIS

Islam Times - High ranking Iranian officials have sent congratulatory messages to the Iraqi nation and government following the full liberation of the city of Mosul from ISIS Takfiri terrorist group.

 
Iran Doubts US Intentions in Syria Ceasefire Deal
11 Jul 2017 06:14

Iran Doubts US Intentions in Syria Ceasefire Deal

Islam Times - Iran has doubted US intentions in agreeing with Russia to establish a ceasefire deal in southwestern Syria.

 
Saudi Arabia Is weakening Itself, Strengthening Iran
9 Jul 2017 09:36

Saudi Arabia Is weakening Itself, Strengthening Iran

Islam Times - President Donald Trump likely sees Mohammed bin Salman, who in June was named the new Saudi crown prince, as a Middle Eastern leader made in his own image. The young crown prince’s unrelenting hostility towards Iran and take-no-prisoners censure of Qatar is consistent with Trump’s emerging,...

 
21 ISIS Terrorists Arrested in Iran’s Mashhad City, Attacks Foiled
8 Jul 2017 08:03

21 ISIS Terrorists Arrested in Iran’s Mashhad City, Attacks Foiled

Islam Times - 21 ISIS Takfiri terrorists have been arrested in Iran’s northeastern city of Mashhad during a major operation that thwarted their plots to perpetrate attacks inside the country.