Iranian President to Visit Venezuela Next Month

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will visit Venezuela next month to discuss creation of a joint mining company and other bilateral issues, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said Friday. "We agreed yesterday that the Iranian president will...

Chávez desde Teherán inaugura banco iraní – venezolano

El presidente Chávez y su homólogo iraní, Mahmud Ahmadineyad, desde Teherán, capital de la República Islámica de Irán, inauguran el primer banco binacional iraní - venezolano. El pasado miércoles, el mandatario venezolano anunció la creación...

Iran, Venezuela set up joint bank

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chávez attended the inaugural ceremony. The move took place during Chávez’s trip to Iran as part of the agreement signed between the two countries in March 2007,...

Police Crack Down on Curacao Drug Ring with Ties to Hizbullah

Police from seven countries arrested 17 people in the island of Curacao Tuesday suspected of involvement in an international drug ring with links to Hizbullah, Dutch authorities said. The group is suspected of having traded...

Ahmadinejad postpones Latin America tour

Iran's Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has postponed a planned visit to Latin America as his administration braces itself for the upcoming presidential elections. President Ahmadinejad was scheduled to leave Tehran on Tuesday for official visits to Brazil,...

Venezuela and Bolivia are supplying Iran with uranium

Venezuela and Bolivia are supplying Iran with uranium for its nuclear program, according to a secret Israeli government report obtained Monday by The Associated Press. The two South American countries are known to have close...

América Latina: el nuevo objetivo de Irán

Más allá de la cancelación a último momento del viaje de Ahmadinejad a Brasil, lo cierto es que Irán ha fortalecido su presencia en América Latina en los últimos 3 años, tanto a nivel...

‘We foiled Ahmadinejad South America trip’

In an apparent change of policy, Israel took credit on Tuesday for blocking Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's trip to South America. Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman issued a statement taking partial credit for stopping the trip,...

Ahmadinejad cancels Latin America trip without explanation

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has canceled a trip to Latin America scheduled for this week, Iran's official state news agency reported on Monday. Ahmadinejad was to leave Wednesday for visits in Brazil, Venezuela and Ecuador,...

Brazilian foreign ministry declared the trip was cancelled by Iranian side

Regarding reports on cancellation of Iran's President trip to Brazil due to pressures on the South American country, he said Brazil issued a statement a head of Iran's president trip in which it said...