Rouhani: Iran Not to Compromise Principles in Talks with Powers


TEHRAN -Iranian President Hassan Rouhani underscored that the country will not trade its principles for reaching a nuclear agreement with the world powers.

"Our political experience tells us that a country cannot make constant growth in isolation but this doesn’t mean that we withdraw from our principles and causes,"Rouhani said, addressing the first forum on 'Iran's Economy' in Tehran on Sunday.

Palestinian Demonstrators Urge End To Zionist Occupation


The Palestinians have reiterated their call for an end to the Zionist occupation of their territories during a demonstration to mark the birthday holy Prophet Mohammad (Peace be upon him) in East al-Quds (Jerusalem).

US Tried To Prevent World's Tendency Towards Iran, Says Araqchi


Tehran – Deputy Foreign Minister and senior negotiator Seyed Abbas Araqchi said that after Geneva talks the US made many efforts to change global atmosphere against Iran.

After Geneva talks, the world turned to Iran, which was not to the benefit of the US, he said.

The interest shown by countries in broadening relations with Tehran has frightened the US and it has warned them that economic sanctions against Iran is still in force, he said.

Over 1,000 ISIS terrorists hide in Lebanese mountains

ISIS  terrorists are attempting to infiltrate Lebanon from Syria, Beirut's security chief has warned. Forces have been put on high alert to prevent the war in Syria spilling across the border.

Means to Establish Syrian-Iranian Joint Investment Projects Discussed

TEHRAN, (ST) _  Iranian minister of economy and finance Ali Tayyip Nia discussed yesterday with Syria's ambassador in Tehran Adnan Mahmoud, the establishment of joint investment projects in the areas of oil, phosphate, cement, energy, agriculture and transport, and the participation of Iranian companies in reconstruction efforts in Syria, so as to contribute to strengthening Syrian people steadfastness and serving the interests of both countries and peoples.