Washington likely to use lies again for attack after Syria strike: Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi says a US-led attack on Syria on Saturday was a repeat of Washington’s use of lies to fulfill its interests in line with its expansionist policies.   “The US has shown that it takes such measures in various countries from time to time based on lies […]

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Iran: Missile strike in Syria against Takfiri targets ‘just a small slap’

Bahram Qassemi, the Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Iran says its Sunday missile attack against Takfiri targets in Syria in retaliation for terror attacks against Tehran was “just a small slap” in the face of the terrorists and their patrons. Bahram Qassemi, Foreign Ministry’s spokesman, made the remarks on Monday following the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC)’s launch […]

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Paris deal withdrawal shows US irresponsibility vis-à-vis intl. community: Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi Iran says the United States will become more isolated in the world in the wake of President Donald Trump’s decision to pull Washington out of the Paris agreement on climate change. “The withdrawal of the United States of America from the Paris accord indicates the irresponsibility of this country’s government […]

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Iran: US President Donald Trump’s anti-Tehran remarks outdated propaganda

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi (Photo by Tasnim news agency) Iran has slammed US President Donald Trump’s recent anti-Tehran remarks as “outdated” propaganda. “The US policy of [spreading] Iranophobia and the repetition of outdated claims have failed and proved ineffective,” Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Wednesday.    Speaking in Jerusalem al-Quds on […]

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Saudi Arabia’s heavy setbacks in Yemen behind anti-Iran claims: Bahram Qassemi

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi The Iranian Foreign Ministry has dismissed as hackneyed and groundless the recent claims by Saudi Arabia against the Islamic Republic, saying the heavy blows Riyadh has suffered in Yemen are the reason for such allegations. “Fictitious claims by the Saudi foreign minister are a result of [Riyadh’s] major and successive setbacks in […]

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Iran frees Iranian-Canadian scholar Homa Hoodfar on humanitarian grounds: Bahram Qassemi

A file photo of Iranian-Canadian scholar Homa Hoodfar Iran says it has released an Iranian-Canadian academic, who had been imprisoned in Tehran since June for seeking to undermine security in the Islamic Republic, on humanitarian grounds. “Homa Hoodfar, the retired professor of Canadian universities, who had been detained in Iran on certain charges, was released this afternoon […]

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Bahraini people hold anti-regime demonstrations in solidarity with Shia Muslim cleric Sheikh Issa Qassim

Bahraini people have staged anti-regime demonstrations across the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom in support of distinguished Shia Muslim cleric Sheikh Issa Qassim, who recently had his citizenship removed by the Al Khalifah regime. On Friday evening, protesters marched along streets in the northern villages of Barbar, Karbabad, Maqaba, Abu Saiba, al-Maqsha, the north-central Shakhura village, the […]

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