Ebrahim Raisi

Iranian President Raisi says US 'dragging feet' over nuclear deal

"Today, it is the Americans who have to make a decision, but they are delaying and dragging their feet", Raisi told reporters in Tehran.

published on : 25th October 2022

Iranian President Raisi accuses US of seeking to destabilise Iran

The United States last week slapped sanctions on seven Iranian officials for their roles in the "repression" of the protests.

published on : 13th October 2022

Iranian President Raisi says students won't let enemy dreams come true

The street violence has led to dozens of deaths, mostly of protesters but also members of the security forces, and gatherings have been reported in universities and schools across Iran. 

published on : 8th October 2022

Iran vows 'no leniency' against wave of women-led protests

Iran's largest protests in almost three years have been led by women, triggered by anger over the Islamic republic's strictly enforced gender-based dress code.

published on : 26th September 2022

Iran is ready for new nuclear deal but is US: President Ebrahim Raisi

“We will not allow Iran to acquire a nuclear weapon,” US President Joe Biden said in his own speech at the UN, but he stressed the US is ready to rejoin the accord if Iran steps up its commitments.

published on : 22nd September 2022

Iranians see widespread internet blackout amid mass protests, eight dead

Earlier on Wednesday, Iran's Telecommunications Minister Isa Zarepour was quoted by state media as saying that certain restrictions might be imposed “due to security issues," without elaborating.

published on : 22nd September 2022

PM Modi meets Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi on sidelines of SCO Summit

Earlier this month, S Jaishankar held a telephonic conversation with his Iranian counterpart Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, focusing on bilateral cooperation, and Iran nuclear deal.

published on : 16th September 2022

Putin heads to Tehran for talks with leaders of Iran, Turkey 

As the West heaps sanctions on Russia and the costly campaign drags on, Putin is seeking to bolster ties with Tehran, a fellow target of severe US sanctions and a potential military and trade partner.

published on : 19th July 2022

Sanctions-hit Iran, Venezuela sign 20-year cooperation deal

Alongside the likes of Russia, China, Cuba and Turkey, Iran is one of Venezuela's main allies. And like Venezuela, it is subject to tough US sanctions.

published on : 11th June 2022

Oman, Iran sign trade deals during president visit

The countries signed 12 memoranda of understanding during the visit, including in the fields of oil and gas, transport, education, trade and investment, reported the official Oman News Agency.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Iran seeks to expand its military cooperation with China

Chinese defence minister Wei said his visit was aimed at “improving the strategic defense cooperation” between Iran and China — cooperation that he said would have a “remarkable” impact.

published on : 27th April 2022

Tehran warns Israel of military action for 'tiniest move' against Iran

“If the tiniest move by you happens against nation of Iran, center of the Zionist regime will be destination of our armed forces,” President Raisi said, referring to Tel Aviv.

published on : 18th April 2022

Iran's president vows to continue nuclear activities

Speaking at a ceremony marking Iran's national day of nuclear technology, the hard-line president said his administration will support an acceleration in research of peaceful nuclear technology.

published on : 9th April 2022