Loading...
You are here:  Top Stories  >  2012  >  September  >  17

Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  International

The message reads: The filthy hand of the enemies of Islam once again revealed its deep-rooted malice by insulting the Grand Prophet and with an insane and deplorable measure showed the fury of the evil Zionists… They have targeted the most sacred and luminous figure among…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  International

The Student Basij organized a rally in front of the Swiss Embassy in Tehran, which represents US interests. They burned the American flag and chanted slogans against America and Israel. The Student Basij condemns the “insulting movie against the Prophet of Islam,” but concludes, “Either by…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  International

The IRGC described the anti-Islam film as the last effort by both the US and Zionist regime (Israel)  to erase the Islamic sanctities from Western societies…. Through this move, the White House and Zionist lobby dominating the West carried out their joint anti-Islam project… Clearly, anti-Zionist…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  International

“This insulting behavior of the Zionist regime and US reveals the depth of their hatred towards Muslims. The leaders of the colonial powers sink deeper in quagmire every day,” said Alaeddin Boroujerdi….

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  International

Jewish Majlis member, Siamak Mareh-Sedq, said that “Imperialism and Zionism have insulted all the (divine) religions by doing this… Like a strong fortress, all the divine religions stand against the influence of imperialism and Zionism, and any act of sacrilege is an attack against all of…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  International

The President visited Golestan Province to inaugurate water projects. He said that the enemy is responsible for the drought in Iran, and that future wars in the world will be about water.  …

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  International

Ali Akbar Salehi announced that Iran’s NAM presidency for the next three years provides an excellent opportunity for Iran to play a more active role in international and foreign policy arenas. Salehi said that although Iran’s enemies are attempting to isolate the Islamic Republic from the…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  International

Mohammad Mohammadi Golpayegani said, “If enemies didn’t fear (Iran), they wouldn’t hesitate attacking Iran. He said that the Israeli prime minister may, at times, utter some words, but “only God knows the fear he feels inside.”  …

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  International

Alaeddin Boroujerdi head of the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee said, “Due to the great influence of the Zionists in this country (US), election candidates must prove their commitment to the occupying regime of al-Quds (Jerusalem) (Israel) during election campaigns.” Boroujerdi underlined that despite…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  International

Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs, Hossein Amir Abdallahian, who returned from the Cairo conference, told Fars News Agency that the statement issued by Egypt’s Foreign Minister regarding Syria is a balanced solution for resolving the crisis. According to Abdallahian, the main points…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  Military

Seyyed Hussein Naqavi said,  “The Intelligence Minister (Heydar Moslehi) will participate in a session of the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee (NSFPC) this week to answer questions from the Tehran and Meshkinshar representatives.” Naqavi added, “The NSFPC will establish the truth about the decision…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  Military

Gholamali Khoshru, a former Deputy Foreign Minister of Iran, criticized the current poor performance of Ahmadinejad’s Foreign Ministry. Khoshru said that the “Iranian Foreign Ministry’s dignity has declined during Ahmadinejad’s tenure… If more attention was paid to the analyses and recommendations of the Foreign Ministry, Iran’s…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  Military

Mohsen Rezaei, who is also former IRGC Commander, said that Israel resorts to threats of attacking Iran in order to gain concessions from the next US government… “The Zionist regime (Israel) is concerned that the next US government may bring up and implement the Palestine peace…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  Military

Yadollah Javani, former Politburo Chief of the IRGC, said that “The enemy has focused on exerting direct pressure (on Iran) in every respect, except for a military attack, because they are not able to withstand our defensive power and know that they are not able to…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  Economy

Gholamreza Shafei, Deputy Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade, said that it is not possible to provide foreign currency at the official rate (which is much lower than the unofficial rate offered by private dealers) to automobile manufacturers. He added that foreign currency is available at…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  Economy

Ataollah Qaderi, General Manager of the Urban and Roads organization in North Khorasan Province said,  “Iran has bought three Airbus-320 planes… At present, one of these planes is at Tehran airport, and we are waiting for the arrival of the other two.” The planes were bought…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  Domestic

Asghar Borshan, trade union activist in Isfahan, said that over 500 workers are on the verge of unemployment following the closure of the Esfahan Petrochemical factory… Due to the lack of liquidity, Esfahan Petrochemical is having problems acquiring raw materials from Esfahan Refinery and currently, in…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  Economy

Mohammad-Reza Rahimi said in a meeting with the visiting Chinese Parliament Speaker that “Iran is ready to increase trade volume with China up to USD 100 billion annually… Iran is ready to improve economic and trade relations with China in every field, including in oil and…

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  Human Rights

She has not been allowed to continue her studies now for the third consecutive year, despite having earned a high score on the admissions exams.  …

Read More →
Latest

Monday, 17 September 2012  /  Economy

Hussein Khosrowjerdi, Head of Iran’s Union of Importers of Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Products, said that “These two oil shipments -  2 million barrels  each -  will be delivered to foreign buyers in the Persian Gulf.”  …

Read More →