Joint Caspian Sea search and rescue exercise kicks off

The Joint Caspian Sea Search and Rescue Exercise, “CASAREX24,” kicked off on Monday morning. This significant maritime event, organized by the Northern Fleet of Iran Navy, will see the participation of all five littoral states of the Caspian Sea. The exercise aims to enhance regional cooperation and improve the readiness of participating nations in conducting […]

Iran strongly condemns Israeli strikes on Yemen’s Hodeidah

Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kanaani has strongly condemned Israel’s airstrikes on Yemen, saying that the Yemeni people are paying the price of their support for the innocent Palestinians in Gaza, including women and children. Kanaani said on Saturday that the Israeli attacks, which hit Yemen’s western port city of Hodeidah, show the “aggressive nature […]

Iran urges UNSC to compel Israel to unconditionally end Gaza genocide

ran’s Acting Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri Kani has called on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to take a decisive action based on its duties and compel the Israeli regime to “immediately and unconditionally” end its genocide against Gaza. Bagheri Kani made the comments on Wednesday as he addressed a UNSC meeting on the situation […]

Iran, Russia FMs discuss bilateral ties, intl. developments

In a meeting in New York on Tuesday, the top diplomats of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Russian Federation discussed the bilateral relations between the two countries, as well as the latest international developments. Iran’s Acting Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri Kani met and held talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on the sidelines […]

Tasu’a; Day of loyalty, resistance in Shia history

Tasu’a is known as the day of loyalty and resistance, which was devoted to Abbas Ibn Ali, Imam Hussein’s half-brother, in deference to his sacrifices in the battle of Karbala. Tasu’a is the ninth day of Muharram, one of the important days for Shia Muslims which is related to the event of Karbala, dating back […]

Trump injured in shooting during campaign speech

Former US President and Republican candidate for the 2024 race for the White House has sustained minor injury after an unknown gunman opened fire during his election speech in the state of Pennsylvania. According to IRNA, citing US media reports, the shooting occurred on Saturday night local time during Trump’s speech in Butler, Pennsylvania, but […]

By President-elect Masoud Pezeshkian: My message to the new world

On May 19, 2024, the untimely passing of President Ebrahim Raisi- a deeply respected and dedicated public servant- in a tragic helicopter crash precipitated early elections in Iran, marking a pivotal moment in our nation’s history. Amidst war and turbulence in our region, Iran’s political system demonstrated remarkable stability by conducting elections in a competitive, […]

Pezeshkian to be sworn in as Iran president on July 30

The swearing-in ceremony of the Iranian President-elect Masoud Pezeshkian is slated for July 30. The news was announced by Mojtaba Yousefi, a member of the Iranian Parliament’s presiding board, on Wednesday. Along with senior Iranian officials who will attend the ceremony, some foreign guests from various world countries are to participate in the important event, […]

US has no decision yet to negotiate with Iran: White House

US National Security Council spokesman says there is no decision yet to negotiate with Tehran despite the election of a new president in Iran, adding that Washington is waiting to see what the new Iran’s president wants to do. Kirby, the spokesman and coordinator of strategic communications of the White House on Monday local time […]