5 hrs ago
Iran reacts to U.S. ban on proposed U.N. ambassador
Iranian Justice Minister Mostafa Pour-Mohammadi responded angrily to the American government decision to block Iran's envoy to the United Nations, Hamid Aboutalebi, from entering the U.S. The justice minister and Iranian Permanent Mission to the UN argued that the American government's refusal to grant Iran's UN envoy a visa to enter the U.S. is a ... (more)
Trending on the Topix Network
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Recognition of Azerbaijani Medical University's diplomas in Iran to be discussed
Iranian Health and Medical Education Minister's Special Envoy and Tabriz Medical Sciences University Rector Mohammad Hossein Somi is visiting Azerbaijani capital of Baku.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Voice of America
Iran Asks UN to Address US Refusal to Issue Envoy Visa
Hamid Aboutalebi, an Iranian diplomat, who was recently named as Iran's ambassador at the United Nations, speaks at his office in Tehran, Iran.
Iran asks for UN committee meeting on US ban on envoy
Iran requested on Monday a special meeting of a UN committee on the United States' refusal to grant a visa to Tehran's new UN ambassador appointee, describing the decision as a dangerous precedent that could harm international diplomacy.
Fire-affected Azerbaijani citizens to return home
The necessary work is being conducted to return Azerbaijani citizens home whose passports were burned during the bus accident in the city of Ardabil, the Azerbaijani Consulate General in Tabriz told Trend on April 14. "These Azerbaijani citizens are now on the border," spokesman for the Iranian Foreign Ministry in Iran's Ardebil province Bahruz Zae ... (more)
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Iran will pursue the issue of its UN envoy appointee: diplomat
TEHRAN Iran will pursue the case of its UN envoy appointee through the UN Secretariat and will contact the UN secretary general in this respect, the Iranian deputy foreign minister for European and American affairs told the Mehr news agency in an interview published on Sunday.
Turkish development minister due in Iran for talks
Turkish Minister of Development Cevdet Yilmaz, who co-chairs the Iran-Turkey Joint Economic Commission, is set to pay an official visit to Iran to discuss ways to increase economic transactions and joint business ventures, PressTV reported.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Norwalk Citizen News
Iran rejects naming new UN envoy after US refusal
In this Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014 photo provided by the office of the Iranian President, Hamid Aboutalebi, an Iranian diplomat, who was recently named as Iran's ambassador at the United Nations, speaks at his office in Tehran, Iran.
Iran Says Not Considering Alternative UN Envoy
A top Iranian official says Tehran is not considering a replacement nominee for its prospective UN envoy, Hamid Abutalebi, who has been denied a U.S. visa.
Iran says has no plans to substitute UN envoy pick
High school students hoping to be college students and the adults who chaperoned them were among the victims when a charter bus headed on a Northern California toward Humboldt State University.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
White House denies visa to Iran's pick for UN ambassador
The Iranian diplomat picked to be the Islamic republic's ambassador to the United Nations will not be allowed to enter the United States where the UN is headquartered, Reuters has reported.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Congress Backs Bill To Deny Visa To Iran's UN Envoy
The U.S. Congress has passed a measure that, if signed by the president, would effectively deny a visa to Iran's choice of ambassador to the United Nations.
House approves measure to deny Iranian diplomat visa for UN
The House of Representatives ok'd a bill by unanimous consent to deny a visa for Hamid Aboutalebi.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Payvand News of Iran
Photos: Azerbaijan President Visits Tehran
President of Azerbaijan Republic Ilham Aliyev arrived in Tehran Wednesday morning to hold talks with senior Iranian officials.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Rochester Student Heading to Multiple National Bees
At only 11 years old, a Rochester boy has made quite the name for himself. Over the weekend, Lucas Eggers won the state geography bee, and will move on to nationals.
White House: Iran's UN envoy pick not welcome
The United States says it has informed the Iranian government that Iran's new ambassador to the United Nations will not be welcomed in the US, PressTV reported.
Arming the Mullahs: Boeing and GE given export licenses to sell aircraft components to Iran.
Somebody on Twitter posted an upbeat message saying the US delegation to the latest round of talks with Iranian officials was quite optimistic.
Iran still waiting for US response on UN envoy
Iran's foreign ministry says it's still waiting for Washington's response on Tehran's pick for its new U.N. envoy.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
The congressional outcry over allowing a former hostage-taker...
The congressional outcry over allowing a former hostage-taker involved in the 1979 seizure of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran to serve as Iran's ambassador at the United Nations is uniting Democrats and Republicans.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Azerbaijan transfers 14 Iranian prisoners to Iran
TEHRAN Fourteen Iranian inmates in Azeri prisons have been transferred to the country, an Iranian official in charge of consular affairs at the Iranian Embassy in Baku announced on Sunday.