Sadr, Abadi agree to expedite process of forming Iraqi government

Tehran(KNA) - Iraqi cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose party won the Iraqi parliamentary election, and incumbent Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, whose list took the third place, have underlined the need for the formation of a new government as soon as possible.

5/20/2018 1:30:00 PM

Some Arab states ignoring concerns of Islamic world

Tehran (KNA) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that some Arab countries have aligned with the United States and Zionist regime and are far from the goals and concerns of the Islamic world.

5/19/2018 7:58:00 AM

US More Hated than Ever in Muslim World: Iranian President

Tehran (KNA): Iranian President Hassan Rouhani deplored the US embassy’s relocation from Tel Aviv to al-Quds (Jerusalem) as a violation of international law and said Washington is more hated than ever in the Islamic world.

5/18/2018 4:55:00 PM

Mexico lashes out at Trump for 'animal' comment

Tehran (KNA) - Mexico has blasted US President Donald Trump for calling some illegal immigrants “animals,” pledging to file a complaint against the "unacceptable" choice of language.

5/18/2018 10:33:00 AM

Palestine will finally be freed from enemies: Ayatollah Khamenei

Tehran (KNA): Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Palestine will finally be freed from the clutches of enemies and that Jerusalem al-Quds will be the capital of Palestinian state despite US attempts to distort this reality.

5/18/2018 3:46:00 AM

EU Must Defend Firms against US Iran Sanctions: Macron

Tehran (KNA): French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday that the European Union must protect EU companies doing business with Iran from US sanctions being reimposed after Washington’s withdrawal from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

5/17/2018 8:05:00 PM

Trump discloses payment to Cohen in financial form

Tehran (KNA) - President Donald Trump acknowledged for the first time that he repaid his lawyer Michael Cohen more than $100,000 for expenses Cohen incurred during the 2016 presidential election, according to a financial disclosure form released Wednesday.

5/17/2018 11:47:00 AM