Special dossier - The "Look to the East" strategy

Politics

Head of NSC compares Trump and Hitler

2018/11/11

The Head of the National Security and Foreign Policy Commission of Iran's Parliament has met with Brazil’s Head of National Security Commission for talks.

UAE’s improper treatment of Iranian dhow owners

2018/11/10

It seems the improper behavior of Iran’s neighbors with its citizens is endless. According to the Chairman of the Board of Bushehr Province Dhow Owners and Shipping Cooperative, the UAE government and border guards treat Iranian dhow owners improperly and charge them extravagantly.

Zarif: Congressional election results do not affect Iran-US engagement

2018/11/10

Iran’s Foreign Minister has said that the results of US congressional elections will not affect Iran-US engagement, adding: “Our decisions and policies are not based on changes in domestic US affairs. I do not believe the elections will have much effect on Iran. of course, Trump may encounter problems in his domestic policies.”

Iranian artists petition for voices against sanctions

2018/11/10

With the reinstatement of sanctions against Iran, a group of artists and civil rights activists in Iran have published a petition inviting the people of the world to “join voices against sanctions.” They write: “While states communicate through politics, people seek empathy,

How are US sanctions hurting Iranians?

2018/11/06

Former Iranian Ambassador to the UN in Geneva believes that the direct impact of sanctions on the lives of Iranians can be a case of crimes against humanity, legally preventing the cooperation of other countries with the US as abetting the commission of a crime.”

WikiLeaks: Saudi Arabia supports terrorism, Iran is sanctioned

2018/11/06

WikiLeaks has criticized the US double standards towards Iran and Saudi Arabia by tweeting: “Saudi Wahhabists conduct 9/11. US sanctions Iran. Saudi funds & arms ISIS. Iran fights ISIS. US sanctions Iran. Saudi chops up DC based journalist. US sanctions Iran. Saudi bombs & starves Yemen. US sanctions Iran. Saudi: A Very Special Relationship.”

Tourism

UNWTO Secretary General: Iran is safest for tourism

2018/11/11

At a meeting with the Head of Iran’s Tourism Organization, the UNWTO Secretary General said: “Iran is the safest place for tourism.”

Four space tourism parks for Iran

2018/11/11

The Iranian Space Agency has announced the building of four space tourism parks in the desert areas of Kashan, Damghan, Qeshm, and Kerman to dwell in the secrets of creation and attract space tourists.

Kish targets 8 million tourists

2018/11/11

Secretary of the High Council for Iran’s Free Trade Zones has announced that Kish Island Free Zone is planning to attract eight million tourists within the next year and a half.

Tourists say no to US sanctions against Iran

2018/11/10

The Head of Iran’s Tourism Organization has announced: “The global tourism industry has said no to US sanctions against Iran.”

Raghaz Darab Strait – The bride of Iranian valleys

2018/11/09

Iran has numerous straits and valleys which can be visited to make new memories. One of these is Raghaz Darab Strait in Fars Province, southern Iran.

Iran Saffron Week in Torbat Heidarieh

2018/11/08

Iran Saffron Week will be held in Torbat Heidarieh, Razavi Khorasan Province, northeastern Iran, from 9-16 November 2018.

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Iran-Italy joint restoration of Cyrus the Great tomb

2018/11/12

A new season of joint restorations has begun in Pasargadae by Iran and Italy in the southeastern ivan of Cyrus the Great’s private palace.

Head of NSC compares Trump and Hitler

2018/11/11

The Head of the National Security and Foreign Policy Commission of Iran's Parliament has met with Brazil’s Head of National Security Commission for talks.

Iranian students win the IOAA title

2018/11/11

Iranian students have won the 12th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA) with 5 gold medals.

UNWTO Secretary General: Iran is safest for tourism

2018/11/11

At a meeting with the Head of Iran’s Tourism Organization, the UNWTO Secretary General said: “Iran is the safest place for tourism.”

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