Islamic countries suspend ties with Zionists
The 13th Organization of Islamic Cooperation Conference has issued a statement to wrap up its work. The statement declares that, while the US insists on its wrongful decision to transfer its embassy to Quds, members of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation who have political and economic ties with the Zionist regime will suspend these.
Rouhani and Macron hold telephone conversation
President Hassan Rouhani called President Macron of France Tuesday evening to wish the government and people of France a Happy New Year. He expressed hope that the good relations between the two countries will persevere and deepen in 2018.
FM Zarif reaction to Nikki Haley
The Iranian Foreign Minister, Javad Zarif, has reacted to Nikki Haley’s claims that the missile fired at Riyadh by the Houthis from Yemen was made in Iran, and stated: “The US puts a piece of Iron on display and makes obscure charges against Iran to cover up its war crimes in the region.”
Two ways to improve ties with Saudi Arabia
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, presenting the budget for 2018 at the Islamic Consultative Assembly (Parliament), spoke about the situation in the region and the 2015 JCPOA Iran nuclear deal. He also mentioned two ways of improving relations with Saudi Arabia.
Yemen crisis becomes more complicated
With the death of Ali Abdullah Saleh, former Yemeni President, the country is further submerged into its complicated faith. With the sudden U-turn by Saleh a few days ago breaking his alliance with the Houthis, previously in a coalition with the Houthi forces (Ansarllah) against Saudi Arabia and its allies, war broke out between his loyal forces and Ansarullah forces in Sana. Later, Saleh announced on TV that if Saudi coalition strikes on the Yemen were to end, he would start a new page in their relations.
Zarif reacts to Trump’s immigration order
The Foreign Minister of Iran has reacted to a renewed immigration order against Iranians by the US President.
Rouhani’s greenlight for talks with Riyadh
As the head of the 12th government, President Hassan Rouhani addressed the nation in a live TV program on Tuesday night to discuss his new administration’s plans in economic, social, political and cultural areas. He also talked about latest regional and international issues.