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  • Iran seeks protection of its diplomatic missions in Afghanistan

    Iran seeks protection of its diplomatic missions in Afghanistan

    This comes as the Afghans set rallies in several provinces where they criticised the reported incidents of Iranian forces' mistreatment with Afghan migrants in Iran, TOLOnews reported.

    April 12, 2022
  • Iran blacklists 24 US individuals for ‘illicit’ activities

    Iran blacklists 24 US individuals for ‘illicit’ activities

    The ministry said in a statement that these persons "support acts of terror and spread terrorism as well as flagrant violations of human rights", adding they were blacklisted in accordance with Iran's human rights and counter-terrorism laws, Xinhua news agency reported.

    April 10, 2022
  • 11 killed, 486 injured during Fire Festival celebrations in Iran

    11 killed, 486 injured during Fire Festival celebrations in Iran

    Most of the casualties, up by 47 per cent from last year, occurred in the past four or five days, Khaledi said.

    March 16, 2022
  • Ferment in the Gulf

    Ferment in the Gulf

    Hostility between the long-time foes has often played out in Iraq, whose government is allied with both countries. The attack triggered harsh condemnation from the Iraqi government, which called it a “violation of international law and norms” and demanded an explanation from the Iranian leadership. The United States also condemned the strike and said it was an unjustified outrage on a civilian residence.

    March 16, 2022
  • Russia, Iran to forge new partnership

    Russia, Iran to forge new partnership

    The trade turnover between Russia and Iran, despite external factors, is growing steadily, it has exceeded $4 billion, Lavrov said at the meeting.

    March 15, 2022
  • Foreign version of govt must not be imposed on Afghanistan, says Taliban

    Foreign version of govt must not be imposed on Afghanistan, says Taliban

    A weak Afghan government would not benefit anyone, he said, adding that the efforts to undermine the current government must stop.

    March 13, 2022
  • Iran will never back down on red lines in Vienna talks: President Raisi

    Iran will never back down on red lines in Vienna talks: President Raisi

    In the second step, Raisi said, Iran seeks to remove the US sanctions through negotiations, in which full respect for the country has been guaranteed.

    March 9, 2022
  • Iran says few differences remain to be settled in Vienna talks

    Iran says few differences remain to be settled in Vienna talks

    Iran had answered the questions of the agency, but it was necessary to answer these questions again within a technical framework and within a certain period, he said.

    March 7, 2022
  • Iran condemns mosque attack in Pakistan, says attack aimed at sowing discord

    Iran condemns mosque attack in Pakistan, says attack aimed at sowing discord

    Dozens of people from the Shia community have been targeted in sectarian violence. However, the persecution of Shias in Pakistan is not a new phenomenon.

    March 5, 2022
  • On Iran’s terms’

    On Iran’s terms’

    To ensure effective implementation of their demands, the legislators called for an unspecified “verification” process, after which Iran would act to scale back its nuclear advances to come into full compliance with the terms of the JCPOA again. After waiting for a year following the US exit, Iran started gradually boosting its nuclear capabilities in 2019.

    February 22, 2022
  • Iranian Muddle

    Iranian Muddle

    Given India's own civilisational-cultural-economic stakes with Iran, the drift of Tehran towards Beijing could not have come at a worse time. With India‘s own geostrategic investments in the Chabahar port in Iran faltering, detrimental developments in Afghanistan, and the commercial implications of being unable to conduct Indo-Iranian trade due to the sanctions, the overall situation is grim. The possible linkages of the Chabahar imperatives with the Gwadar facility could be disastrous for Delhi. Besides, an energy-hungry economy like India always counted upon the Iranians as amongst the top three suppliers of oil

    January 28, 2022
  • Iran nuclear talks progressing amid ‘better atmosphere’

    Iran nuclear talks progressing amid ‘better atmosphere’

    The return of chief negotiators to their countries does not mean the eighth round of talks has stopped, according to the website of Iran's Foreign Ministry.

    January 16, 2022
  • Iran, the world and India

    Iran, the world and India

    In the light of recent events, the memorable 2016 visit of PM Narendra Modi to Iran and signing of the Chabahar Port agreement seems a distant dream. Post the collapse of JCPOA deal, relations became extremely sour as India had to cut its oil imports from Iran, which had an adverse impact on both nations as India receives Iranian oil at a comparatively cheaper price.

    January 14, 2022
  • Taliban’s acting FM meets Ahmad Massoud in Iran

    Taliban’s acting FM meets Ahmad Massoud in Iran

    Muttaqi arrived in Tehran on Sunday for talks with Iranian officials on political, economic, and transit issues, as well as on the Afghan refugees in Iran.

    January 11, 2022
  • Indian wheat, Covid vax to reach Afghanistan via Iran

    Indian wheat, Covid vax to reach Afghanistan via Iran

    Recently, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said that India was talking with Pakistan for transportation of humanitarian assistance to Afghanistan is a landlockedAcountry.

    January 10, 2022
  • Iran refuses to recognize Taliban government

    Iran refuses to recognize Taliban government

    The Iranian Ambassador Bahadur Aminian made the remarks in a special interview with Tolo News in Kabul. Aminian said that Tehran might persuade other countries to recognize the Afghan government if the Islamic Emirate brings reforms to its governance structure.

    January 3, 2022
  • Saudi King hopes that Iran will abandon ‘negative behavior’ in region

    Saudi King hopes that Iran will abandon ‘negative behavior’ in region

    The king also voiced concern over the Iranian refusal to cooperate with the international community on its nuclear program as well as over the development of ballistic missiles by Tehran.

    December 30, 2021