Rouhani sets off to China for SCO summit

Tehran (KNA) - Iranian President Rouhani leading a high-ranking politico-economic delegation has departed for China on Fri. to take part at the 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit focused on bilateral ties and the future of the JCPOA.

6/8/2018 10:32:00 PM

No prospect for talks with US on new deal: Iran

Tehran (KNA) - Iran has vehemently ruled out the possibility of holding talks with the United States on a new agreement, urging Washington to stop its rhetoric of threat in addressing the civilized and great Iranian people and use the language of wisdom and respect instead.

6/8/2018 10:26:00 PM

Palestinians’ presence in al-Quds best policy to foil Israel plot: Nasrallah

Tehran (KNA) - The secretary general of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement has described the presence of Palestinian population in various districts of Jerusalem al-Quds, and their participation in Muslim religious rituals across the occupied city as the best polices to thwart the Israeli regime’s attempts to change its demographics.

6/8/2018 10:23:00 PM

JCPOA parties must guarantee Iran will be compensated after US exit: Zarif

Tehran (KNA): The Iranian foreign minister has written a letter to his counterparts on the unlawful withdrawal of the US from the 2015 nuclear deal, saying that for the accord to stay alive, the remaining signatories need to guarantee that Iran will be “unconditionally” compensated with the return of American sanctions.

6/7/2018 8:48:00 PM

UN Drafting New Peace Plan for Yemen

Tehran (KNA): The United Nations special envoy Martin Griffiths has reportedly drafted a new plan for peace in Yemen which calls on the armed groups to drop weapons and proposes a transitional government in which “political components shall be adequately represented.”

6/7/2018 8:37:00 PM

Iraqi fighter jets target Daesh positions in Syria

Tehran (KNA) - Iraq says it has launched an airstrike against Daesh positions inside the Syrian territory as both neighboring countries step up efforts to get rid of the Takfiri terror group’s remnants.

6/7/2018 1:31:00 PM

Iran nuclear deal 'best' way forward, May tells Netanyahu

Tehran (KNA) - British Prime Minister Theresa May has reiterated her country’s support for the Iran nuclear deal in talks with her Israeli counterpart, Benjamin Netanyahu, saying London would remain committed to its obligations under the multilateral accord as long as Tehran is.

6/7/2018 1:26:00 PM

EU confirms Iran enrichment plan not in nuclear deal violation

Tehran (KNA) - The European Union says a "first assessment" indicated that Iran's declared intention to increase uranium enrichment capacity did not violate Tehran's commitments under a landmark nuclear agreement it signed with major world powers in 2015.

6/6/2018 11:59:00 PM