Some 300 applicants register for Presidential elections

TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – The number of people who have registered for the upcoming presidential race in Iran is less than 300 by Friday afternoon. The Constitutional Council’s spokesman Abbas-Ali Kadkhodaei announced the information. As the registration of applicants seeking to run for president started officially on Tuesday morning a number of famous figures have… Continue reading Some 300 applicants register for Presidential elections

2-passenger plane crashes in east Tehran

TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – A two-seater plane crashed in eastern Tehran on Friday morning. Confirming the incident, Civil aviation authority spokesman Mohammad Hassan Zibakhsh said that investigations are underway to clarify the incident. Some sources say that the aircraft belongs to Iranian Police Aviation (HAVA NAJA) but Zibakhsh did not reject or confirm the subject. HJ/IRN84328778… Continue reading 2-passenger plane crashes in east Tehran

When Tel Aviv shakes

TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – While dealing with political problems inside, the Israeli regime is facing the most severe missile attack in its history. Netanyahu, the corrupt Prime Minister of a fake regime fighting for his political life, sought to strengthen his internal position by continuing to commit crimes against the oppressed Palestinian people, unaware… Continue reading When Tel Aviv shakes

Iran coronavirus update: 10k new cases

TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – According to the Iranian Health Ministry, 10,145 new COVID-19 infections have been detected across the country in the past 24 hours. Iranian ministry of health announced the new figure, adding that 1,545 of those newly-detected patients have been hospitalized. The total number of COVID cases in the country is standing at… Continue reading Iran coronavirus update: 10k new cases

Security forces detain, dismantle terror team in SE Iran

TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – The Iranian intelligence forces in the southeastern province of Sistan and Balouchestan have said in a statement that they have arrested or killed members of a terrorist team in Nikshahr County. According to a statement by the Public Relations Department of IRGC Quds Force, a terror team has been dismantled and two… Continue reading Security forces detain, dismantle terror team in SE Iran

Iran wheelchair basketball team drawn in Group of Death

TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – Iran has been drawn in Group of Death in the men’s wheelchair basketball tournament at Tokyo 2020. The Persians are pitted against reigning world champions Great Britain, 2016 Paralympic champions the US, world bronze medalists Australia, Germany, and Algeria in Group B, the Tehran Times reported. Group A consists of… Continue reading Iran wheelchair basketball team drawn in Group of Death

Zarif meets with Spanish counterpart in Madrid

TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met and conferred with his Spanish counterpart Arancha González Laya in Madrid. They exchanged views on the latest state of relations between the two countries in various political and economic fields on Thursday. Reviewing the relations between the two countries in various fields, Zarif assessed… Continue reading Zarif meets with Spanish counterpart in Madrid

Iran’s Foreign Ministry issues statement on Nakba Day

TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry has released a statement on the occasion of the Nakba Day which marks the anniversary of the establishment of the illegitimate Zionist regime of Israel. In this statement, the Iranian ministry has urged governments and international organizations to fulfill their duty to end the occupation of the Zionist… Continue reading Iran’s Foreign Ministry issues statement on Nakba Day

Shockingly equation to be made if Zionists don’t stop attacks

TEHRAN, May 13 (MNA) – Iranian Parliament Speaker’s Special Aide for the International Affairs believes if the Zionists do not stop their attacks on Gaza, the Palestinian Resistance will create a shocking equation. “If the Zionist Israelis do not stop their aggressions against #Gaza, the Palestinian Resistance movement will kick off a new phase which… Continue reading Shockingly equation to be made if Zionists don’t stop attacks

Hatami congratulates Muslim defense ministers Eid al-Fitr

TEHRAN, May 13 (MNA) – Iranian Minister of Defense Amir Hatami has congratulated his counterparts in Muslim countries on the advent of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. Brigadier General Amir Hatami’s message was addressed to defense ministers of Iraq, Azerbaijan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Syria, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Turkey,… Continue reading Hatami congratulates Muslim defense ministers Eid al-Fitr

Ammar al-Hakim felicitates Leader on Eid al-Fitr

TEHRAN, May 13 (MNA) – The Leader of Iraq’s National Wisdom Movement Ammar al-Hakim congratulated the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr. In his message to the Leader, Hakim thanked Ayatollah Khamenei for his realistic and balanced stance in support of Iraq, as well as for his efforts to… Continue reading Ammar al-Hakim felicitates Leader on Eid al-Fitr

Russia’s Lavrov, US’ Blinken discuss Iran

TEHRAN, May 13 (MNA) – The Russian and US foreign ministers discussed Iran over the phone and agreed to meet in the Icelandic capital of Reykjavik on May 20. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken have agreed to hold talks on the sidelines of an Arctic Council meeting in… Continue reading Russia’s Lavrov, US’ Blinken discuss Iran