Wednesday, September 18, 2019 05:37

Protests in Arab nations

Iranian leader condemns NATO interference in Libya

NATO and the West have caused “irreparable damage” in Libya, said Ayatollah Khamenei, Iran’s Supreme Leader, speaking in Tehran at the International Islamic Awakening Conference. » read more

Iran proposes meeting among Islamic countries to aid Syria

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says he is prepared to hold talks with officials from other Islamic countries to reach an agreement regarding the uprising in Syria. » read more

Opposition calls for release of Iranian leaders

The Iranian opposition is demanding the release of opposition leaders MirHosein Mousavi and Mehdi Karroubi so they can participate in the coming parliamentary elections. The Iranian constitution stipulates that those elections must be open and competitive, says the opposition. » read more

Supreme Leader expresses election caution

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei has warned that parliamentary elections must not threaten the country’s security. » read more

Ahmadinejad blames West for regional problems

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has emphasized that the West is “the main root of all adversity” for Middle Eastern countries, and he urged the people of the region to resolve their problems without allowing Western intervention. » read more

Obama accuses Syria of seeking Iranian assitance to crush protests

U.S. president Barack Obama accused Syrian president Bashar Al-Assad of a “brutal” crackdown on his people and for “seeking Iranian assistance in repressing Syria's citizens through the same brutal tactics that have been used by his Iranian allies. » read more

Kuwait confirms expulsion of Iranian diplomats

Kuwait's foreign minister announced that Islamic Republic diplomats have been expelled from the country. » read more

Iran calls for UN intervention in Bahrain

Iran is calling for immediate UN intervention in Bahrain to “end the massacre of the people of Bahrain.” Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi sent a letter to the UN Secretary General and Security Council urging immediate action. » read more

Bahrain accuses two Iranian nationals of espionage

Two Iranian nationals and a Bahraini will soon stand trial in Manama charged with spying for the Islamic Republic. » read more

Iran denies charges of sectarianism

Iranian parliamentary speaker Ali Larijani is denying any sectarian motivation behind the Islamic Republic’s support for popular uprisings in the region. » read more