Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif briefs lawmakers behind closed doors on Donald Trump’s threats against nuclear deal

The picture shows a general view of the Iranian Parliament (By AP) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has attended a parliamentary session to brief the lawmakers on a range of issues, including recent US threats against the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and six world powers. The closed-door meeting on Tuesday mainly focused on […]

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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif calls for formation of dialogue forum for Persian Gulf states

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif attends the UN General Assembly in New York on September 20, 2017. (AFP photo) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called for the formation of a regional dialogue forum for the Persian Gulf littoral states in an attempt to restore peace and stability to the region. In a […]

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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif criticizes European states for anti-Iran statement with US

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (3rd-L) meets with EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini in Tehran, August 5, 2017. (Photo by IRNA) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has criticized three European countries for issuing a joint statement with the United States against Iran’s recent test-launch of a satellite rocket. Last week, Iran successfully launched […]

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World must act on use or proliferation of weapons of mass destruction: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Dead bodies are seen after Iraq’s gas attack on the Iranian city of Sardasht in 1987 during the rule of executed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. Iran has lashed out at major world powers for refusing to adopt a firm stance on a chemical attack by executed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein during the Iraqi-imposed war, urging the international community […]

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Iran’s missile power aims to eradicate terrorism, extremism: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has defended the country’s right to develop it missile program, saying it is aimed at uprooting terrorism and extremism. “Iran’s missile capability protects its citizens in lawful self-defense,” the minister said on his Twitter account on Monday following the country’s missile attack against Takfiri […]

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US President Donald Trump ‘cozying up’ to despots behind Bahrain crackdown: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the deadly crackdown by Bahraini security forces on protesters was the outcome of US President Donald Trump “cozying up” to despots during a recent visit to Saudi Arabia. “First concrete result of POTUS cozying up to despots in Riyadh: Deadly attack on peaceful […]

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US President Donald Trump’s recent anti-Tehran remarks were aimed at “milking” Saudi Arabia

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif speaks during a meeting on the second day of the World Economic Forum, on January 18, 2017 in Davos. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says US President Donald Trump’s recent anti-Tehran remarks were aimed at “milking” Saudi Arabia. “Iran — fresh from real elections — attacked by @POTUS […]

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World knows Iran’s IRGC helping fight terror: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (photo by AFP) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has praised Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) for providing the highest support to regional countries in their anti-terror fights. “The entire world admits that the IRGC has rendered the utmost support to [Iran’s] neighboring countries in the face of […]

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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif expresses dismay at Turkish belligerence

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (photo by AFP) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has expressed dismay at the recent “improper” remarks by Turkish officials against the Islamic Republic. In a speech at the 53rd Munich Security Conference in Germany on February 19, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu criticized what he called an Iranian “sectarian […]

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Iranian Foreign Minister urges close regioanl cooperation to solve environmental woes

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (2nd L) and Vice President and Chief of Iran’s Department of the Environment, Massoumeh Ebtekar (1st R), attend the inaugural ceremony of the 16th Iran International Environment Exhibition in Tehran on February 24, 2017. (Photo by IRNA) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says incorrect policies in the region […]

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