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Behind the scenes of attacks on Iranian diplomatic premises

2018/09/18

Fereydoun Majlessi believes that, apart from groups opposed to the IR of Iran, voters disappointed in Rouhani’s campaign promises are also taking part in recent attacks on Iran’s diplomatic premises.

Haley plans for UN meeting on Iran disowned

2018/09/18

The Trump administration is disowning a plan presented by U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley for President Trump to hold a meeting at the United Nations next week focused on Iran, according to diplomats familiar with the planning.

Zarif emphasizes on diplomacy to avoid was in Idlib

2018/09/18

Iranian FM has stressed on diplomacy to avoid war in Idlib: “Intensive responsible diplomacy over the last few weeks-pursued in my visits to Ankara & Damascus, followed by the Iran-Russia-Turkey Summit in Tehran and the meeting is Sochi-is succeeding to avert war in Idlib with a firm commitment to fight extremist terror. Diplomacy works.”

Foreign Ministry explains Kerry's Meetings with Zarif

2018/09/17

The Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesperson has commented on John Kerry and Javad Zarif’s meetings, saying: “Messrs Kerry and Zarif have met on the sidelines of certain international summits, as in Munich and Norway, when Mr Kerry no longer held a post at the US State Department. As such, these are not considered official meetings.”

Zarif: Twitter shuts accounts of real Iranians

2018/09/17

Iranian Foreign Minister, Javad Zarif, has tweeted the following to the CEO of Twitter about shutting down the accounts of real Iranians: “Hello @Jack. Twitter has shuttered accounts of real Iranians, incl TV presenters & students, for supposedly being part of an 'influence op'. How about looking at actual bots in Tirana used to prop up 'regime change' propaganda spewed out of DC? #YouAreBots.”

The Iran-Saudi/Arab conflict and the path to peace

2018/09/16

Former Iranian diplomat and nuclear negotiator, Hossein Mousavian, has reviewed the path to maintain peace with Saudi Arabia and Arab countries.

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Saghalkasar - Iran’s cleanest lake

2018/09/21

When silent, you will only hear the sounds of nature. The landscape is a manifestation of the beauty of creation for as far as the eye can see. With tree reflections dancing in the water, these are some of the experiences you have had on lake trips.

European Tourists Visit Mourning Ceremonies in Yazd

2018/09/20

Around 100 tourists from Europe have visited the Hazireh Mosque in the central city of Yazd to take shots and films from the mourning ceremony of Tasua, which fell on September 19.

Iran and Japan to promote mutual tourism

2018/09/15

The Head of Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA) has described Iran as a country with huge tourism potentials and underlined that his country is looking for opportunities to extend its tourism to Iran and work on tourist exchanges.

Filband in the clouds

2018/09/14

The Filband countryside in Babol, Mazandaran Province, northern Iran is 2300 meters above sea-level. It is known as eastern Mazandaran’s rooftop. The most attractive feature of Filband is the ocean of clouds that takes over the village most times, giving it a unique aura. Many tourists come to this village to watch this amazing landscape of clouds that moves beneath their feet, taking home unforgettable memories. Climbing to “Hasin Ben” peak, the pleasure of watching Lar spring, and of course taking a moment to shoot the crimson sunset beyond the clouds are the special features of Filband village.

Masoudieh Mansion, Iran’s View of History

2018/09/13

Masoudieh Mansion is an attractive palace in Tehran with a total area of 4000 sq. meters that was constructed in 1878 during the Qajar dynasty era upon the order of prince Masoud Mirza (Zell-e Soltan), hence called Masoudieh. The mansion was registered on Iran’s National Heritage List in 1997.

Why every Chinese must travel to Iran once?

2018/09/10

Iran has taken part in the West China arts and crafts exhibition for the first time, endeavoring to elucidate the preconceptions of the Chinese people about Iranians. Chinese citizens see Iranian culture as very close to the Arab culture and believe that Iranian women do not have the right to drive or study, and must cover their faces on the streets – a totally misled mindset.

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Saghalkasar - Iran’s cleanest lake

2018/09/21

When silent, you will only hear the sounds of nature. The landscape is a manifestation of the beauty of creation for as far as the eye can see. With tree reflections dancing in the water, these are some of the experiences you have had on lake trips.

Chive stew – The new rival for Ghormeh Sabzi stew

2018/09/21

Chive stew is a recipe from the western Kurdistan Province of Iran. It is so delicious that it rivals with one of Iran’s top favorite stews – the Ghormeh Sabzi. Chive stew is cooked across Iran with slightly different recipes. The original recipe is as follows:

History of Mourning in Iran

2018/09/20

Speaking about the incident which took place in Karbala in 61 AH is as thought-provoking and saddening as it seems difficult and impossible. Many things have been said about it and more remained to be told. Without banking on ethnic and religious interests, history is enough to show that unrightful killing of Imam Hossein (AS) in that desert has turned into an epic through times and all the details of a full-blown epical narration have been applied to this bloody incident.

European Tourists Visit Mourning Ceremonies in Yazd

2018/09/20

Around 100 tourists from Europe have visited the Hazireh Mosque in the central city of Yazd to take shots and films from the mourning ceremony of Tasua, which fell on September 19.

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