Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei receives families of Hajj pilgrimage victims, in Tehran, September 7, 2016. (Photo by khamenei.ir)

Iran's Leader slams silence on 2015 Hajj tragedy

The Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the Islamic Republic has been the only critical voice against the deaths of pilgrims during last year’s Hajj ...

Muslim nations must unite against Saudi crimes: Iran’s Rouhani

Muslim nations must unite against Saudi crimes: Iran’s Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called on the Muslim world to join forces and bring the Saudi regime to justice for its atrocities in Muslim countries of the Middle East. “The ...

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Iranians' Islam different from what Saudi terror masters preach: Zarif

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the religion of Iran and most of the Muslim world is nothing like that of Saudi Arabian Wahhabis. “Indeed; no resemblance between Islam of Iranians ...

US warship veers after Iran boat approach: Pentagon

US warship veers after Iran boat approach: Pentagon

The US military has claimed that an American warship patrolling in the central Persian Gulf changed its course after a speedboat operated by Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) ...

File photo shows Iranian security forces.

12 militants killed in clashes with Iran forces in West Azarbaijan

Iranian security forces have killed 12 counter-revolutionary militants in the northwest of the country near the border with Iraq. In a statement on Wednesday, the Iranian Intelligence Ministry said ...

 
 
 
 
 
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Russian banks ready to rush to Iran – report

Russian banks say they are ready to enter Iran’s banking sector and help facilitate the country’...

Russian banks have announced readiness to enter Iran’s banking sector at a time that their Western rivals are failing to do so over fear of the impacts of remaining US sanctions against the Islamic Republic.
 

Japan agrees to boost Iran investment: Kyodo

Japan has agreed to boost investment in Iran following a visit by a senior Japanese official to Tehran,...

Iranian officials have called on Japan to move faster on rolling out a credit package worth $10 billion.
 

Winds of change blow through Iran farming

Iran is expanding dryland farming as a lingering drought is forcing the country to use its resources ...

Dryland wheat harvest on a field in Zanjan in northwest Iran
 

Germany’s Wintershall inks MoU with Iran

Germany’s Wintershall Holding says it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Iran ...

Germany’s Wintershall inks MoU with Iran
 

US ‘terrorizing’ Europe into avoiding Iran

A senior Iranian official says the US is terrorizing the Europeans into shunning business with Iran ...

US Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) oversees the implementation of American sanctions.