Iranian security forces identified and disbanded a terrorist cell affiliated to the foreign spy agencies, the intelligence ministry announced in a statement on Wednesday.
The security and intelligence forces dismantled the terrorist team in an operation while it was attempting to carry out acts of sabotage and terrorist attacks against Iran’s vital and sensitive centers, the statement said.
It added that more information about the terrorist team will be provided to people in the near
Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian (L) hosts a meeting of the special committee on the legal and international pursuit of General Qassem Soleimani’s assassination, attended by the general’s daughter, Zeinab Soleimani (R), and representatives of relevant judicial, political, security, legal and military bodies.
Iran’s new foreign minister has pledged to legally pursue the case of the US assassination of its legendary anti-terror commander Qassem Soleimani and bring the
Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani called for the immediate disarmament and expulsion from Iraq of the terrorist groups stationed in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region.
In a meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi in Tehran on Sunday, Shamkhani said the increasing moves by terrorist groups based in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region are detrimental to security in regions along the two countries common border, emphasizing that such groups must be rapidly disarmed
Iran's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to United Nations Majid Takht Ravanchi said on Thursday that the next round of the meeting of the foreign ministers of countries bordering Afghanistan will be held in Tehran in the near future.
Ravanchi said this in line with Iran’s utmost efforts to help all Afghan groups to solve their disagreements through dialogue.
On Wednesday, Iran hosted a virtual summit of the foreign ministers of Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and
For the music lover, it was nearly three hours at gunpoint, wondering if he would become yet another body on the floor of the Bataclan concert hall in Paris.
For the grieving mother, the night of carnage robbed her of her son and tarnished her view of the vibrant neighborhood they both loved.
For the French president, a celebration of the national soccer team transformed into sleepless days of facing down a shocking extremist attack.
Survivors of Islamic State’s coordinated attacks in
Iran’s President Ebrahim Raeisi says the world must hold the United States to account for supporting terrorism fomented by the Daesh Takfiri group and other new forms of this ominous phenomenon.
Raeisi made the remarks in a Sunday phone call with his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, during which he welcomed expansion of Tehran-Paris relations in all areas, particularly economy and trade.
Elaborating on the efforts made by countries in the region and elsewhere in the world to fight
Iran's Basij (volunteer) forces clashed with the members of Jeishaladl terrorist group in the country's Sistan and Balouchestan near the border with Pakistan, killing a number of them and forcing others to flee.
The clashes between the volunteer forces and terrorists erupted when the terrorists tried to penetrate into Askan region near the border with Pakistan, leaving at least 4 terrorists dead and many others injured.
Other terrorists had to flee to Pakistan after they sustained heavy
The Islamic Revolution Guard Forces (IRGC) spotted and dismantled a terrorist team in Sarvabad, Kordestan Province, western Iran.
IRGC’s border guard force in Kordestan Province engaged with an anti-Islamic Revolution terrorist group last Thursday, its website reported.
The encounter led to several deaths and injuries from the terrorist forces and a considerable amount of ammunition and equipment were seized by the IRGC.
The terrorist group entered Iran from Iraqi Kurdistan border and was
Habilian Association that protects families of terrorism victims in Iran called for legal prosecution of crimes committed by People’s Mujahedin Organization (MEK), known as Monafiqeen (hypocrites) in Iran.
Mohammad Javad Hasheminejad, Secretary-General of Habilian Association, said in an interview with IRNA that several legal entities and communities outside Iran have acknowledged the terrorist nature of crimes committed by the MEK.
However, different administrations in Iran have failed to
Iran's vice-president for parliamentary affairs says the crimes of Western countries who claim to support freedom and human rights but continue to support terrorists must be revealed.
"We have over 17,000 martyrs who were victims of assassination, and we must introduce these victims of terrorism to the world," Mohammad Hosseini, Vice-President for Parliamentary Affairs told Iran Press on Monday.
He made the remarks on the sidelines of the commemoration ceremony of the martyrdom anniversary
Iran’s High Council of Human Rights in a statement on Monday rapped the US and other western states for instrumental use of terrorist groups to attain their colonial goals.
“The systematic support of the US regime and the western governments for terrorists and their affiliate streams across the world is a manifestation of their false claims about fighting terrorism and displays the instrumental use of this capacity to advance their colonial goals,” the Council said in a statement on the
Terrorism is known as an unjustifiable phenomenon, threatening international society, so confronting such an issue will help the world get rid of the menace and guarantee a globe free from insecurity and threat.
The phenomenon has been well-known in political literature for years and has been defined differently in different situations in accordance with global conditions and countries' interests.
Terrorism, however, has got a more sophisticated definition since 20th century. Therefore, old
An initial fatality figure emerges from, what was earlier described as, a preemptive US drone strike in the vicinity of the Kabul International Airport, showing that the attack killed nine members of an Afghan family, including six children.
“A brother of one of those killed” gave the figure to a local journalist working with CNN, the network reported on Sunday.
The US Central Command claimed that the UAV attack had allegedly targeted a potential attacker with the Daesh Takfiri terrorist
Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian said on Saturday that the Islamic Republic of Iran has always emphasized the realization of peace through intra-regional dialogue and negotiations.
Amirabdollahian made the remarks in the 'Summit on Regional Support for Iraq' in Baghdad.
He said that the new Iraq needs to rebuild and improve regional relations at the moment.
Referring to the meeting with the presence of countries in the region which confirms the Iraqi Republic's efforts in
Iran has strongly condemned terrorist explosions that tore through crowds of people outside Kabul airport, where countries race to evacuate as many people as possible before an August 31 deadline to completely withdraw their troops.
Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh denounced the targeting of defenseless Afghans, and slammed any terrorist move against women, men, youths and children in the Muslim country.
Khatibzadeh expressed hope that an inclusive government would soon
AN ISIS-K suicide bomber killed more than 100 people at Kabul airport after reportedly slipping past Taliban security a gate, it has emerged.
A blast rocked the airport in Afghanistan yesterday just hours before the evacuation deadline leaving at least 13 US troops and dozens of Afghan civilians dead - but it has been revealed officials may have been frantically searching for a bomber when his device went off.
Thousands of people have gathered at the airport over the past 12 days hoping to
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh called terrorism and extremism as a result of the inefficiency of the current international situation, saying that Tehran wants a world free from violence and extremism.
"The Islamic Republic of Iran, as a country that has always been the target of various forms of political and economic terrorism since its establishment, now stands with all the survivors of terrorism with valuable experiences. An experience gained at the cost of losing
Iran’s foreign ministry rapped the Swedish court’s trial of an Iranian national for the “fabricated” documents provided by the anti-Iran Mojahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO also known as MEK, NCRI or PMOI) terrorist group.
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh condemned the trial of Iranian citizen, Hamid Nouri, in a Swedish court.
"What is going on in Sweden is a plot designed by the Monafeqin (the hypocrites as the MKO members are called in Iran). Unfortunately, the Swedish
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad says Europe's wrong policies in the Middle East have resulted in numerous crises, particularly the growth of terrorism and fundamentalism besides the influx of refugees and asylum seekers.
During a meeting with a visiting European Parliament delegation led by French politician Thierry Mariani in Damascus on Saturday, Assad briefed the lawmakers on the latest developments and living conditions in Syria.
He noted that the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Syria is
The secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) says continuation of US policies, which pursue no other goal but to foment tension among countries, will have dangerous consequences for the entire world, in general, and West Asia, in particular.
Ali Shamkhani made the remarks in a Sunday meeting with the visiting Foreign Minister of Japan Toshimitsu Motegi in Tehran.
Noting that recent “integration of the fake Zionist regime in the CENTCOM mechanism” by the United States