Ahmadinejad Appoints Caretaker

The Iranian Premier assigns a deputy. After much debate, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the Iranian Head of State has appointed a caretaker for the Oil Ministry. The chosen man is Mohammad Aliabadi. 165 of the 198 members of parliament supported this decision. Previously, Ahmadinejad had taken over the Oil Ministry which proved to be an unpopular decision. […]

Ahmadinejad and King Abdullah discuss regional issues

On Wednesday, King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, the king of Saudi Arabia received a telephone call from Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the Iranian President and discussed major regional and international issues. The Saudi Press Agency said: “The two leaders also reviewed relations between their countries and the latest developments at Arab, Islamic and international levels”. This is the […]

Ahmadinejad says US will one day ‘beg’ Iran for ties

Iran’s president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad claims the United States will one day apologise and “beg” Tehran that the two countries resume diplomatic relations. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad also says the US administration has supposedly become so weakened that it can not harm Iran in any way. US-Iran relations broke off after the US Embassy hostage-taking that followed the […]

Ahmadinejad’s visit to Lebanon sends message to US

On Friday, Lebanese newspapers said that Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the Iranian leader’s visit to Lebanon to Washington that Tehran cannot be isolated and it is a key player in the region. “The Americans are being told: ‘If you isolate Iran, Iran will corner you in Lebanon and elsewhere’,” said an editorial in the independent daily Al-Anwar. […]

Ahmadinejad given an Israeli rifle by Hezbollah as a gift

Hezbollah says its leader has gifted Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the Iranian President, an Israeli rifle captured during the Israel’s 2006 war with Hezbollah, at his 2 day visit to Lebanon. In a statement Hezbollah said that Sheik Hassan Nasrallah gave the weapon to Ahmadinejad in a meeting at the Iranian embassy in Beirut late Thursday shortly […]

US has ‘dragged the world in mud':Ahmadinejad

On Sunday, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad cast fresh doubt on the September 11 attacks, state media reported. Ahmadinejad was quoted as saying in a speech,”They have such nerve to threaten us and say all options are on the table. May the undertaker take you, your tables… away as you have dragged the world in mud,” […]