Due to a religious occasion the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Bern will be closed on Thursday 24 of September 2015.
Statement by H.E. Gholamali Khoshroo Permanent Representative of the I.R.Iran to the United Nations before the High-Level Forum on a Culture of Peace
Bern, Media release, 12.08.2015
The Federal Council welcomes the agreement reached by the E3/EU+3 (China, Russia, USA, Germany, France and the UK) and Iran to resolve the nuclear dispute. This agreement opens up new political and economic prospects with Iran, including bilateral relations. Given this important turning point in the 12-year nuclear dispute, the Federal Council decided on 12 …
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has blamed the United States and its allies in the Middle East for the spread of extremism and terrorism in the region.
President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday congratulated the president of the Swiss Confederation, Simonetta Sommaruga on National Day.
In his message to Simonetta Sommaruga, Dr.Rouhani felicitated the nation and government of Swiss Confederation on the occasion.
He further expressed confidence that the good ties between the two countries will develop in all fields in line with the two nations …
Mashad, Khorasan Razavi, July 23, IRNA - Iran and P5+1 nuclear agreement would open a new chapter for expansion of all-out ties between Iran and other countries, senior Swiss official said late Wednesday
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that Iran has a prominent role in fight against terrorism and extremism in the region.
Zarif made the remarks in a meeting with visiting Switzerland Deputy Foreign Minister Yves Rossier.
Referring to high interest of European governments to develop cooperation with Iran, especially in the field of economy, Zarif expressed …
Tehran, July 22, IRNA - Head of the Center for Strategic Studies affiliated to the Expediency Council Ali Akbar Velayati said on Wednesday that fight against terrorism is a global duty requiring collective action by all governments.
Tehran, July 22, IRNA – Switzerland Deputy Foreign Minister on Wednesday welcomed the nuclear agreement saying that the world community is interested in cooperation with Iran.
Tehran, July 22, IRNA - Secretary of the Human Rights Headquarters Mohammad-Javad Larijani said the recent nuclear deal proved the sincerity of Iran in its transparent nuclear program.
Ahvaz, July 20, IRNA – Visiting Swiss Deputy Foreign Minister Yves Rossier said Monday that with a final nuclear deal between Iran and the six world powers in place, the world is waiting for constructive interaction with Iran.
Abadan, July 20, IRNA - The visiting Secretary of State of the Swiss Foreign Ministry Yves Rossier said on Monday that nuclear deal between Iran and G5+1 plays very positive to broaden Iranian relations with the international community.
Abadan, Khuzestan prov, July 20, IRNA – The visiting Secretary of State of the SwissForeign Ministry Yves Rossier on Monday paid tribute to martyrs of the eight-year imposed war against Iran.
He visited a memorial site set up in commemoration of the martyrs in the city of Shalamche in this southwestern province.
He was accompanied with a number of local officials …
Gholamali Khoshroo, the Iranian ambassador to the U.N., speaks following a Security Council vote to The U.N. Security Council votes unanimously to endorse last week's Iran nuclear agreement. The resolution lifts sanctions against the nation, but allows the U.N. to re-impose penalties if Iran violates the agreement in the next ten years
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Foreign Minister Didier Burkhalter sees a success for Switzerland in the nuclear deal between Iran and the international community. As a broker, she was still in demand internationally.
President Hassan Rouhani in a live TV speech on Tuesday addresses nation on conclusion of nuclear talks, said Iran was after maintaining its national interests in this negotiations including protecting Irans capabilities in nuclear energy industry, putting an end to the sanctions, all the illegal resolutions and Iranian nuclear document will taking out of chapter seven of United Nations Security …
Dr Zarif In a video message stressed while his country was ready to strike a balanced and good deal, its P5 plus 1 negotiating partners had to make a critical and historic choice: agreement or coercion.
In politics as in life you cant gain at the expense of others. Such gains are always short-lived, the minister said.
Zarif pointed out that despite some …
HomeThis is yet another historical juncture! Recent broad understanding reached between Iran and the world powers promises a new horizon of cooperation between this giant west Asian/ Middle-East country on the one side and the world on the other side.
This development would have tremendous impact on the structure of global and regional cooperation. The huge potential …
The Imperative of a Comprehensive Strategy to Fight Violent Extremism
Javad Zarif June 17, 2015 Analysis, Asia, Middle East, Perspectives, Security
Compiled By: Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Deputy Editor of Iran Review
Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, and is observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting to commemorate the first revelation of the Quran to Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). This annual observance is regarded as one of the Five Pillars of Islam. The month lasts 29–30 days based on the visual …
On the occasion of ASCENSION the embassy of the I.R of Iran will be closed on thursday 14 May 2015.
Statement by H.E. Mr. G. Khoshroo,
Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the I R Iran before the UN Security Council
on the role of the youth in combating violent extremism
23 April 2015
TEHRAN — WE made important progress in Switzerland earlier this month. With the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council plus Germany, we agreed on parameters to remove any doubt about the exclusively peaceful nature of Iran’s nuclear program and to lift international sanctions against Iran.
But to seal the anticipated …
INOTEX 2015 at a glance:
The 4th period of the International Innovation and Technology Exhibition (INOTEX 2015) will be held on 9-12 June 2015 in Tehran. More than 120 formidable technological companies from more than 20 countries and 60 Iranian capable companies will participate in this event and will present their latest technological achievements and innovations in …
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday hailed the primary agreement reached between Tehran and the group of P5+1 as a “win-win outcome".
Speaking to reporters after reading the joint statement, Zarif said the primary deal would show our program is exclusively peaceful, has always been and always will remain exclusively peaceful, while not hindering the …
On the occasion of Nature Day ( Sizdah Bedar ) in Iran and Good Friday and Easter Monday in Switzerland, the embassy will be closed from 2 to 6 of April 2015.
Statement by H.E. Mr. Gholamali Khoshroo,Ambassador and Permanent Representative
of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations in the Open Debate in the Security Council
the Victims of Attacks and Abuses on Ethnic or Religious Ground in the Middle East
27 March 2015
The Iranian foreign minister has called on Saudi Arabia to immediately cease its military aggression against Yemen.
“We demand an immediate stop to the Saudi military operations in Yemen,” Mohammad Javad Zarif said.
Zarif said the military operations constitute a violation of Yemen’s sovereignty and will only lead to bloodshed.
“We will spare no effort …
Asked about the open letter of 47 US Senators to Iranian leaders, the Iranian Foreign Minister, Dr. Javad Zarif, responded that "in our view, this letter has no legal value and is mostly a propaganda ploy. It is very interesting that while negotiations are still in progress and while no agreement has been reached, some political pressure groups are so afraid even of the prospect of an …
By GHOLAMALI KHOSHROO, MARCH 3, 2015
UNITED NATIONS — In the address on Tuesday to the United States Congress by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, we witnessed a new peak in the long-running hype over Iran’s nuclear energy program. Yet all his predictions about how close Iran was to acquiring a nuclear bomb have …
President of the Swiss Confederation in a message to Dr. Rouhani President of the Islamic Republic of Iran congratulated the National day of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Mrs. Simonetta Sommaruga has written in her message:
The National Day of the Islamic Republic of Iran is a most welcome opportunity for me to extend to Your Excellency on behalf of the Swiss Federal …
On the occasion of National day the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Bern will be closed on Wednesday 11th of February 2015.
Zarif: Iran Concerned over Islamophobia Manifestations
President Rouhani, while stressing the necessity of expanding constructive cooperation in the world and among the nations, emphasized the international, severe, and deep cooperation to fight extremism and terrorism.
In the wake of the recent developments in France and elsewhere in Western countries and misrepresentation of Islam, the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday issued a message addressed to the youth in Europe and North America.
The leader said in his message that many attempts have been made over the past two decades, almost since the disintegration of the Soviet Union, to place …
Dr.Rouhani congratulates president-elect of Swiss Confederation
President Hassan Rouhani in a message of congratulations to President-elect Simonetta Sommaruga on his new post as President of Swiss Confederation.
From tourism point of view, Iran enjoys two important and unique features. The first one is for its exceptional geographical location among the countries in the world. As a strategic point too, Iran acts as a bridge which connects the European and African countries to Asia, as well as the CIS to the Middle East and Persian Gulf region. Such a feature makes a great potential for the Iranian …
Iranians around the world celebrate Yalda, which is one of the most ancient Persian festivals. The festival dates back to the time when a majority of Persians were followers of Zoroastrianism prior to the advent of Islam.
On Yalda festival, Iranians celebrate the arrival of winter, the renewal of the sun and the victory of light over darkness.
Considered the longest night of the …
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has extended his congratulations to all Christians around the globe ahead of Christmas and the new Gregorian calendar year, saying a return to the sublime teachings of prophets is the only way for the mankind’s prosperity and progress.
“In today’s crisis-stricken world, where violence is featured more than divine mercy, peace and …
President Hassan Rouhani stressed the importance of enhancing efforts by all governments and peace-loving movements to optimize coordination, interaction, understanding, cooperation and zeal worldwide to fight violence and extremism.
In an int’l conference on world against Violence and Extremism (WAVE):
10 Iranian strategies to combat terrorism and extremism in the region and world / President proposes Dec 18 as World Day against Violence and Extremism
President Hassan Rouhani …
Etemad Newspaper’s Interview with Kayhan Barzegar, Professor of International Relations and Director of the Institute for Middle East Strategic Studies in Tehran on the regional developments and its link with a prospective nuclear deal between Iran and P5+1 group. Q: We are currently facing a new phenomenon in the region in the form of the ISIL terrorist group. While having commonalities …
Due to a religous Ceremony, the Embassy of the I.R. of Iran in Bern is closed on 4th of November 2014.
Due to a religous celebration, the Embassy of the I.R. of Iran in Bern is closed on13 of October 2014.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and Director General of the Swiss Foreign Ministry Wolfgang Brulhart voiced concern over the spread of a new wave of terrorism in the Middle-East, and called for enhancement of anti-terrorism efforts.
During the meeting in Tehran on Tuesday, Amir Abdollahian reiterated Iran's fixed and principled stance on terrorism, …
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2014
Iran's Ambassador to Bern, Switzerland
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has met with a number of world leaders and heads of state from such European countries as France, the UK, and Switzerland on the sidelines of the 69th annual session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. The meetings can open a new chapter in …
President Hassan Rouhani said in a meeting with his Swiss counterpart here Thursday main mechanism for trust building in Iran’s nuclear file is observation of international laws and the UN nuclear watchdog, IAEA protocols.
President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday at the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly, described principled stands of Iran in regional and international area.