IQNA

Leader Offers Condolences on Cleric’s Death   

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei offered his condolences over the demise of senior cleric Hojat-ol-Islam Seyed Hadi Khosroshahi.

Ansarullah Leader Condemns Moves to Normalize Ties with Israel

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of Yemen's Houthi Ansarullah movement Abdul-Malik Badreddin al-Houthi described attempts by some Arab countries to normalize ties with the Zionist regime of Israel as a move that...

EU Slams Tel Aviv’s Plan to Build Settler Units in Occupied West Bank  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The European Union lambasted the Israeli regime for its plan to build thousands of settler units in occupied East Jerusalem al-Quds, warning that such construction will sever territorial...

PLO Official Slam US Envoy’s Remarks on Quds

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saeb Erekat, secretary general of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), slammed “distortions and lies” by US ambassador to Israel and stressed that East Jerusalem al-Quds is the...
Quranic Activities
Iran Int’l Quran Contest to Be Rescheduled  

Iran Int’l Quran Contest to Be Rescheduled  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 37th International Quran Competition of the Islamic Republic of Iran will be postponed due to concerns amid a novel coronavirus outbreak, an official said.
26 Feb 2020, 11:50
Political
Taliban, US Sign Deal in Doha

Taliban, US Sign Deal in Doha

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United States signed a deal with the Taliban on Saturday that could pave the way toward a full withdrawal of foreign soldiers from Afghanistan over the next 14 months and represent a step toward ending the 18-year-war there.
29 Feb 2020, 17:11
Religious Activities
Ceremony to Honor Iran’s Quranic Figures Postponed

Ceremony to Honor Iran’s Quranic Figures Postponed

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A program that was planned to be held to honor Iran’s Quranic figures was called off and will be held at a later date, an official said.
26 Feb 2020, 10:27
World
Masjid al-Haram in Mecca Sterilized amid Coronavirus Concerns  

Masjid al-Haram in Mecca Sterilized amid Coronavirus Concerns  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pictures show the Grand Mosque (Masjid al-Haram) in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, being sterilized after the country took the ‘unprecedented’ step of banning foreign pilgrims from entering months before the annual Hajj pilgrimage.
29 Feb 2020, 10:41
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