Iranian security forces have destroyed two Daesh-affiliated squads before they could cause unrest in the province of Sistan and Baluchestan in southeast Iran.
According to a report published on Thursday by Tasnim, the Intelligence Ministry, the IRGC, and the police worked together to destroy the two teams.
The report also stated that team members and a number of accomplices were detained and handed over to the legal system.
Based on the report, the teams intended to cause unrest in the southeast
According to initial court verdicts concerning a terrorist attack in the central city of Isfahan, three persons were sentenced to capital punishment, Tasnim reported on Monday.
Accordingly, Amir Nasr Azadani, a footballer who was also an accomplice in the terrorist act, got a 16-year jail term.
The terrorist attack took place in the Mahaleh Khaneh of Isfahan on November 10 in which three “security defenders” named Mohsen Cheraqi, Mohsen Hamidi, and Mohammad Karimi were gunned down.
The attack took
The assassination of Iran’s top anti-terror commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani, in addition to violating the provisions of international agreements and customary law that the United States is committed to fulfilling, is also an example of violating the domestic law of crimes and criminal proceedings of this country.
Under international agreements as well as customary law, the assassination of foreign officials, official guests, or internationally protected persons is illegal and many
Iran’s security forces have identified and dismantled a cell responsible for financing the activities and supplying weapons to the so-called Mujahedin-e-Khalq Organization (MKO) terrorist group, besides laundering the proceeds of the group’s criminal activities.
Iran’s Intelligence Ministry made the announcement in a statement on Monday, saying six members of the cell were captured in simultaneous operations across the country, while 10 others have been subpoenaed. Several suspects remain at
Iran's foreign minister says the country continues to exhaust all available legal, political, and diplomatic channels to bring all those involved in the assassination of the country's top anti-terror commander, Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani, to justice.
"[All] necessary measures have been taken in this regard," Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said in a Sunday interview.
"In addition to following all [available] legal channels, we have declared and registered then US administration's responsibility
The chairman of the Chiefs of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces says the Muslim world’s youths are bent on avenging the US assassination of Iran’s top anti-terror commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.
Major General Mohammad Baqeri said in a message on Sunday, two days before the third anniversary of General Solemani’s assassination, that the terrorists behind the heinous act will live their disgraceful lives in fear of the day of revenge.
“Revenge against the masterminds and
Supreme Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Sunday that breathing a new spirit into the Resistance Front was truly an outstanding and essential part of Martyr Soleimani’s endeavors.
The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution met with the family of Martyr General Qassem Soleimani and the officials of the General Soleimani Commemoration Ceremonies on January 1, 2023.
During the meeting which took place at noon on Sunday, January 1, 2023, Ayatollah Khamenei stated
A joint operation by Iranian intelligence agents and a security raid have "delivered a blow" to a terrorist network that was behind a deadly attack in the country's southwest last month.
In a statement on Tuesday, Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps' Public Relations Office announced that the "commendable" operation had taken place earlier in the day, featuring agents hailing from the country's various intelligence agencies, including the IRGC's Intelligence Organization and the country's
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the terrorist attack in the Shah Cheragh shrine in southern Iran will be recorded in the history of the country, stressing that it brought further disgrace to the United States.
The Leader made the remarks in a Tuesday meeting with the bereaved families of the martyrs of the terrorist attack deadly in the southern province of Fars late in October.
Ayatollah Khamenei said the United States was the creator and supporter of Daesh
Iran's Foreign Ministry has strongly condemned the United States for lionizing the ringleader of the anti-Iran terrorist cult of the Mujahedin-e-Khalq Organization (MKO), and for reiterating its alliance with terrorists and murderers of thousands of Iranians.
"The American regime's alliance with the terrorists and killers of more than 17,000 Iranian citizens became [just] clearer," ministry spokesman Nasser Kan'ani wrote in a tweet.
Kan'ani said, "The recent move of some politically-bankrupt
Iran’s Intelligence Ministry announced that the country's security forces have arrested three terrorists behind the assassination of pro-government Sunni cleric Molavi Abdulvahed Rigi in Southeastern province of Sistan and Balouchestan.
The intelligence ministry announced in a statement on Tuesday that the apprehension took place following “round-the-clock efforts and a series of intelligence measures and observations” in Sistan and Baluchestan, and with the “operational cooperation of the law
The Foreign Ministry advises the West to rather stop hosting anti-Iran terrorists instead of portraying the Islamic Republic's response to recent Western-backed riots inside the country in a bad light.
The ministry made the comments in a tweet on Thursday in reaction to back-to-back aggressive and interventionist remarks, which Western officials have been posting on the social media platform against the Islamic Republic and its lawful answer to the riots.
"In countering riots, Iran's shown utmost
Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian has once again decried Western double standards regarding human rights and women as well as interference in the domestic affairs of the Islamic Republic, saying those actions have provoked violence and terrorism in the country.
Amir-Abdollahian made the remarks in a phone call with Dutch Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Wopke Hoekstra on Friday, referring to the riots across the country following the death of a young Iranian
Iran’s intelligence forces have identified and dismantled several operative cells affiliated with the Mujahedin-e-Khalq Organization (MKO) terrorist group in the provinces of Tehran, Esfahan and Kordestan.
Iran’s Intelligence Ministry made the announcement in a statement on Tuesday, saying the apprehension took place after tracking and identifying the sabotage cells, along with a series of coordination operations in Tehran, Esfahan and Kordestan Provinces, which led to the arrest of 10
Iran's Interior Ministry says the enemy waged a hybrid war against the Islamic Republic to weaken national solidarity and hinder the country's progress, stressing that some 200 people lost their lives in the riots sparked by separatist and terrorist groups since the outbreak in September.
In a statement published on Saturday, the Security Council of the Interior Ministry said a few number of rioters conducted acts of vandalism, violence and insecurity in Iran and paved the way for separatist and
The Iranian Foreign Ministry has imposed retaliatory sanctions on a Canadian entity and several individuals over their support for terrorism and acts of violence against the country.
The ministry said in a statement that the bans targeted eight Canadian individuals and one entity over their support for the so-called Mujahedin-e-Khalq Organization (MKO) and encouraging terrorism and violence against the Iranian people.
“The blacklisted people and entity have spread wrong information against Iran
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Nasser Kan'ani on Friday strongly condemned the armed attack on Pakistan embassy in Afghanistan's capital.
The result of continuing terrorist attacks is the destabilization of Afghanistan, which is against the interests of the people of this country and the region, Kan’ani said.
He emphasized the necessity of joint regional cooperation to deal effectively with terrorism.
Pakistan's embassy in Kabul came under attack on Friday with gunfire wounding a Pakistani
The existence of security martyrs in the recent unrest has shown that the security forces have tried to defend civilians, but both forces and citizens have been killed by terrorists with the aim of accusing the Islamic Republic of killing people.
Abbas Golroo, the member of parliament's national security and foreign policy committee, told IRNA on Friday that the goal of forming international entities is to review issues related to countries away from political bias, while the recent resolutions
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Nasser Kanaani on Friday condemned the recent terrorist attack on a religious school in Afghanistan's Samangan province.
Condemning the recent terrorist attack to a religious school in Afghanistan's Samangan province, Kanaani on Friday added that :the result of continuing terrorist attacks is the destabilization of Afghanistan, which is against the interests of the people of this country and the region.
He emphasized the necessity of joint regional cooperation
The Iranian foreign minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian says that the European Union has become a victim of terrorist groups' ambitions.
Amir-Abdollahian made the remarks in a phone call with the EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell on Friday.
Appreciating Joseph Borrell for his role in dialogue and interaction, he criticized the measures taken by some radical politicians in Europe.
Therefore, the strategic goals of the European Union have become a victim of the ambitions of violent and even