ebrahim raisi

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

France’s Macron calls on Iran to release jailed researcher

Emmanuel Macron, France's first leader born after the colonial era, has made a priority of reckoning with its past and forging a new relationship with former colonies.

published on : 30th January 2022

EXPLAINER: Can world powers curb Iran in new nuclear talks?

Since then-President Donald Trump withdrew from the agreement in 2018, Iran has raced forward with its nuclear program, making it all but impossible to simply turn back the clock.

published on : 29th November 2021

Iran's president says cyberattack meant to create 'disorder'

Ebrahim Raisi's comments, the first since Tuesday's attack, did not blame anyone specifically for the incident.

published on : 27th October 2021

SCO Summit: Jaishankar holds informal discussions with Russia, Iran amid Afghan crisis

The annual SCO summit is expected to deliberate extensively on the developments in Afghanistan as well as the overall regional security scenario.

published on : 17th September 2021

Iran's president says 'transparent' about nuclear activities

On Tuesday the IAEA said its monitoring at Iranian nuclear sites had been "seriously undermined" by Tehran's suspension of some inspections since February.

published on : 8th September 2021

Japanese Foreign Minister discusses de-escalation with Iranian officials

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said he is opposed to the creation of insecurity in the region, adding: "The presence of Americans in the region, including Afghanistan, has not provided security."

published on : 22nd August 2021

New Iran president Ebrahim Raisi calls Macron about stalled nuclear talks

France, alongside the U.S., Germany, Britain, Russia, and China, was part of the original 2015 nuclear agreement and has played a prominent role as intermediary.

published on : 9th August 2021

Iran sees scope for joint effort with India to better situation in Afghanistan

“Tehran welcomes New Delhi’s role in the establishment of security in Afghanistan.

published on : 7th August 2021

Iran swears in new hard-line President Ebrahim Raisi amid regional tension

The former judiciary chief known for his distrust of the West takes the reins at a tense time.

published on : 5th August 2021

Ultraconservative Ebrahim Raisi inaugurated as president of Iran

Raisi replaces moderate president Hassan Rouhani, whose landmark achievement was the 2015 nuclear agreement between Iran and six major powers.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Outgoing Iran president Hassan Rouhani says government not always truthful

Rouhani's comments come as officials in his government have appeared rudderless in recent months amid a series of crises ranging from the coronavirus pandemic to drought-fuelled public protests.

published on : 1st August 2021