Iran’s membership in the SCO “diplomatic success”
Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi said the three-day visit to Tajikistan had been very fruitful, adding: “Access to the resources and economic infrastructure of the SCO member states is a valuable opportunity for Iran.”
Raeisi further stated that membership will connect Iran to the resources and economic infrastructure of the SCO member states.
“US left Afghanistan in disgrace”
Iran’s defense minister said Saturday the US left Afghanistan in shame.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Mohammad-Reza Gharaei Ashtiani made the remarks on the sidelines of the opening ceremony of the 3rd International Peace and Defense Exhibition of the Iranian Army in Tehran on Saturday.
The Secretary of Defense said, “Americans were forced to leave Afghanistan while weak and humiliated,” noting that Americans left the country in shame.
Raeisi and Pashinyan emphasize the deepening of bilateral economic relations
Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi and Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan emphasized closer bilateral relations between Tehran and Yerevan at a meeting on Friday in Tajikistan.
Iran’s President Ebrahim Raeisi and Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan discussed ways to deepen bilateral trade relations on Friday.
Iran, Tajikistan FMs emphasize inclusive government. in Afghanistan
The Foreign Ministers of Iran and Tajikistan stressed the need for a fully inclusive government in Afghanistan that represents all ethnic groups in the country and the need for humanitarian aid to Afghans.
The Iranian top diplomat Hossein Amir-Abdollahian met with his Tajik counterpart Sirajuddin Mehraldin in Dushanbe last night.
Iranian Jiu-Jitsu team finished third in Asian championships
At the 5th Asian Jiu-Jitsu Championships in the United Arab Emirates, the Iranian national team came in third.
At the end of the 5th Asian Jiu-Jitsu Championships in Abu Dhabi, UAE, the Iranian national team took third place in the overall medal table with 2 gold and 2 bronze medals.
Relations with Tajikistan are a priority in Iran’s foreign policy
Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi said relations with Tajikistan were one of the foreign policy priorities of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
At the press conference, Ebrahim Raeisi said: “I am very happy to be in Tajikistan today and to visit this country for the first time at the invitation of my Tajik counterpart.”
He also expressed hope that this trip will be a turning point for Iran-Tajikistan relations.
Iranian women athletes have proven that hijab does not prevent success
Islamic Revolution leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said that Iranian women athletes have demonstrated in Olympic and Paralympic competitions that Islamic hijab does not prevent them from being successful in the field of sports.
After the recent victories of Iranian athletes in international competitions, the medal winners from the participants of the Islamic Republic of Iran met with Ayatollah Khamenei at the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo. The meeting was held in accordance with Imam Khomeini Hussainiyyah’s health protocols.
“The Iranian women athletes have shown in these competitions that the Islamic hijab does not prevent them from being successful in sport, as they have also shown in the fields of politics, science and management,” he said.
Interactions between Iran and Tajikistan are increasing to strengthen regional cooperation.
Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi said that strengthening relations between Iran and Tajikistan will lead to improved regional cooperation between the two countries.
He made the remarks during his meeting with Emomali Rahmon, President of Tajikistan on Saturday.
Regarding the common religion, culture and language of the two nations, the Iranian and Tajik Presidents expressed the hope that with the efforts of the officials of both countries, a new chapter in the flowering of relations and cooperation between the two countries in economic, cultural and political areas.
Iran SCO membership move towards strengthened relations with neighbors
In response to Iran’s full membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), Khatibzadeh described this as an important step towards closer relations with its neighbors and an important impetus for Iran’s Asian-oriented foreign policy.
“We warmly welcome the decision of the SCO to approve full membership of #Iran,” wrote the Iranian Foreign Ministry’s spokesman, Saeed Khatibzadeh, in a tweet on Friday.
“An important step towards stronger relations with our neighbors and an important impetus for our foreign policy towards Asia,” he added.