Tehran (KNA) - President Hassan Rouhani underlines Iran’s historical role as a preserver of maritime security in the region, saying the country has no interest in initiating tensions either here or beyond.
Tehran (KNA) - US President Donald Trump claims he could “win” the war in Afghanistan “in a week,” suggesting it involves claiming the lives of “10 million people.”
Tehran (KNA) - Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif issues a stern caution against any attempts at starting a conflict with the country, which is not seeking one, reminding that the Islamic Republic’s recent seizure of a British-flagged tanker did not come as an act of “retaliation.”
Tehran (KNA) - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has hailed the Palestinian people’s “stunning resistance”, saying it heralds a “definite” victory against Israel.
Tehran (KNA) - The sailors of the UK-flagged tanker detained by Iran are in good health, a spokesman for the Russian Embassy stated after contacting the Iranian authorities.
Tehran (KNA) - Russia says Iran's arguments for its recent seizure of a UK-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz were more convincing than those of London.
Tehran (KNA) - Two Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) forces were martyred in an attack by a terrorist group in Saravan, Sistan and Baluchestan Province, Iran.
Tehran (KNA) - An Iranian oil tanker, held by Saudi Arabia two months ago, has reportedly been released and is returning home with the entire crew.
Tehran (KNA) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, in an interview with the National Interest while in New York, stressed that the US approach of maximum pressure will not get Iran to hold direct talks with US.
Tehran (KNA) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in New York on Thursday.