09 March 2010 Tarihinde Eklenen Konular
9 March 2010 22:49
The Leader of the Islamic Ummah and Opressed People says Iranian officials should prevent the damaging of the country's natural resources.
“The officials in charge should stop the usurpers from damaging the forests and natural resources, especially near big cities,” Imam Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Tuesday.
March 6 is the national Arbor Day in Iran in which individuals and...
9 March 2010 17:38
Israel has approved the construction of hundreds of new housing units in the occupied East Jerusalem al-Quds amid reports of US-led resumption of talks between Tel Aviv and the Fatah-led Palestinian Authority (PA).
Tel Aviv's interior ministry said in a statement that it had approved the building of 1,600 housing units for settlers in al-Quds, Israeli daily Haarerz reported.
9 March 2010 16:33
Iraq's election commission has postponed until Wednesday the announcement of the preliminary results in the country's parliamentary election.
Preliminary results were expected on Tuesday with reports suggesting that Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's coalition is heading to victory.
"We have not reached the bar of 30 percent of votes counted, and there will not be an announcement today," Hamdiyah al-Husseini, an...
9 March 2010 15:25
Iran has spent more than $280 million in the reconstruction projects of Afghanistan so far, says Iran's envoy to its eastern neighbor.
"A total of $220 million has been spent in the road construction projects while more than $60 million was provided in education, telecommunications, electricity, borders security, health sector, higher education and sports,” Iran's Ambassador in Kabul, Fada Hussein...
9 March 2010 15:15
Iran and Qatar have signed an agreement on security cooperation, describing it as a significant step in improving peace in the Persian Gulf region.
The agreement was signed in the Qatari capital of Doha on Tuesday between Iran's Interior Minister Mostafa Mohammad-Najjar and his Qatari counterpart Abdallah bin Khalid Al Thani.
“The agreement deals with issues including the trafficking of...
9 March 2010 14:24
Iran's Ali Asghar Soltanieh, who is chairing the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) meeting in Vienna, has called on the US and Europe to step up efforts to tackle drug trafficking in the region.
Soltanieh said on Monday a “collective sense of duty” was needed from all countries to fight drug trafficking which he described as “one weapon of...
9 March 2010 13:59
The Iranian Navy has successfully test-fired a new missile from its first indigenously-built Jamaran destroyer in the waters of the Persian Gulf.
The surface-to-surface Nour missile successfully hit its target at a distance of 100 kilometers in the test-fire on Tuesday.
However, military officials announced plans to build an upgraded version of the missile with a range of 300 kilometers....
9 March 2010 13:14
Former commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has highlighted the importance of advanced technology for confronting "soft war."
Major General Yahya Rahim Safavi, the Leader's senior military advisor, said that in his opinion the western culture has waged a new war against Iran.
His comments come as Tehran plans to hold a national conference on "soft warfare" later...
9 March 2010 13:00
The United Arab Emirates police have accused Israel of vast falsification of Western passports that was discovered after a January assassination of a Hamas commander in Dubai.
"I ring alarm bells. Israel is falsifying Western passports on a large scale. We discover forged passports on a daily basis," said Dubai police Chief Gen. Dahi Khalfan Tamim on Tuesday.
9 March 2010 12:57
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani on Tuesday criticized a top US military commander over what he called a barrage of angry rhetoric about Iran's presidential election in June.
"The murderous government of the United States is a government of thugs which has killed thousands of Iraqis, Afghans and Palestinians," Larijani said Tuesday.
US Central Command Chief General David Petraeus, in...