Leader names New Year as "Year of Support for Iranian Products"

Tehran (KNA): Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in his annual speech for the Iranian New Year named 1397 as "The Year of Support for Iranian Products", stressing that many economic issues would be resolved through "national production".

3/21/2018 11:38:00 AM

Europeans show mixed reactions to Putin’s win, US still silent

Tehran (KNA): The West has been sharply divided in its reaction to Vladimir Putin’s decisive win in the Russian presidential election; while some European leaders have sent warm wishes to Putin in the hope of closer ties with Moscow, some others have taken advantage of the moment to say the strained relations would be irreversible under Putin.

3/20/2018 11:13:00 AM

FM Zarif condemns US, E3 hypocrisy in Middle East

Tehran (KNA): In a new post on his Twitter account, Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif lashed out at US and European trio for selling arms to monarchies of the Middle East and posing pressure on Iran to abandon its defense systems.

3/20/2018 11:10:00 AM

Putin Wins Russia's Presidential Election

Tehran (KNA): Vladimir Putin is set to extend his power in Russia for another six years after winning Sunday's presidential election with a decisive 73.9% of the vote, a state-run exit poll shows.

3/19/2018 11:41:00 AM

Philippines’ Duterte urges nations to quit ICC

Tehran (KNA) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte urged other governments on Sunday to abandon the International Criminal Court, saying the world tribunal — where he's facing a possible complaint for the thousands of killings of drug suspects under his crackdown — is "rude."

3/18/2018 8:29:00 PM

Russians vote in presidential election across 11 time zones

Tehran(KNA) : Russians eligible to vote in the presidential elections have headed to cast their ballots, as polls first opened in the Far East regions of Kamchatka and Chukotka. Eight candidates are vying for the government’s top position.

3/18/2018 12:02:00 PM