| 2020 | January | 5

  • Iran ready to help Lebanese people: Spox

      Tehran Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi voiced Iran’s readiness for helping Lebanese brothers and sisters after a massive blast hit the country’s capital. Describing the deadly blast which left hundreds killed and wounded as regretful and worrisome, he said, “We follow up this incident and its news with great sadness.” Expressing solidarity and condolences…

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  • Iran approves 32 new foreign investment projects worth $1.6b

      Tehran Iran’s Foreign Investment Board approved 32 new foreign investment projects worth over $1.6 billion in a session on Tuesday chaired by Deputy Finance Minister and Director General of the Investment and Economic and Technical Assistance Organization of Iran Ali Mohammad Mousavi. According to Finance Ministry, in addition to the investment projects, several investment…

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  • Zarif sympathizes with Lebanon over deadly blast

      Tehran Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message expressed sympathy with Lebanese people over the deadly blast which claimed the lives of scores of people. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the great and resilient people of Lebanon,” Zarif wrote in his Twitter account late on Tuesday. “As always, Iran is fully…

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  • Iran, Azerbaijan discuss implementation of joint projects

      Baku Iran’s Economy Minister Farhad Dejpasand and Azerbaijan Republic Deputy Prime Minister Shahin Mustafayev in a telephone conversation late on Tuesday reviewed implementation of the two countries’ joint projects. During the phone call, the two sides expressed satisfaction with bilateral relations in various areas, including economy, trade, industry, agriculture, tourism, communications and information technology,…

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  • Iran’s interior minister expresses sympathy with Lebanese counterpart over Beirut blast

    Tehran Iran’s Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli expressed sympathy with his Lebanese counterpart over the deadly blast in Beirut. According to Interior Ministry’s website, in a letter to Lebanese Interior Minister Mohammed Fahmi on Tuesday night, Rahmani-Fazli expressed condolences to the Lebanese people who are suffering due to the explosion in Beirut. Iran’s Interior Ministry…

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  • Shamkhani condoles with Lebanese Govt, people over huge explosion

    Tehran Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani in a message expressed condolences with Lebanese people on deadly explosion on Tuesday which claimed the lives of scores of people and injured thousands more. In his Twitter message, Shamkhani consoled with Lebanese people, government and president over the sad occasion. He sympathized with…

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  • Speaker: Iran ready to render humanitarian aid to Lebanon

    Tehran Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf said Iran is ready to provide Lebanon with emergency medical supplies and humanitarian aid to Lebanon to handle medical treatment of thousands of people injured in the extensive explosions rocked Beirut on Tuesday night. Addressing formal session of Majlis on Wednesday, Qalibaf expressed regret over the sad occasion…

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  • Iran health minister offers aid to Lebanon after massive explosion

      Tehran Iran’s Minister of Health and Medical Education Saeed Namaki said early on Wednesday that Tehran is ready to provide the Lebanese nation and the health system with emergency medical supplies after the human tragedy caused by massive explosion that killed many people in Beirut. Sending a message to his Lebanese counterpart Hamad Hassan,…

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  • IRGC: Sound bomb injures four police officers in SE Iran

    Zahedan IRGC ground forces in south eastern Iran said on Wednesday that explosion of a sound bomb in Zahedan has injured four police officers. The explosion happened near a police car in Zibashahr district, Zahedan and caused damage to a car, the IRGC ground forces said in a statement. Speaking to IRNA, Head of medical…

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