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Iran basketball B squad overcomes Indonesia in 2018 William Jones Cup

The Iran men’s national basketball B team has maintained its fine style at the 2018 William Jones Cup in Taiwan, and edged past Indonesia. On Saturday, the Iranian sportsmen defeated the Indonesian squad 66-62 (23-19, 14-9, 13-18 and 16-17) in a match played at the Xinzhuang Gymnasium of New Taipei City. The Iran men’s ...

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Yemeni forces fire missile at Jizan Airport in southwestern Saudi Arabia

In this file picture, Yemeni forces prepare to launch a domestically-manufactured Badr-1 ballistic missile at a military site in Saudi Arabia’s southern border region of Najran. (Photo by the media bureau of Yemen’s Operations Command) Yemeni army forces, supported by allied fighters from Popular Committees, have fired a domestically-designed and ...

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Iranian Shiites, Sunnis united in toughest situations: Ayatollah Khamenei

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei hailed the unity of the Iranian Shiite and Sunni Muslims and said they have sided each other in most difficult conditions. (Tasnim) — In a February 5 meeting with the organizers of a conference to commemorate the martyrs of the southeastern ...

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With reliance on revolutionary logic, we won’t surrender to bullying

With reliance on revolutionary logic, we won’t surrender to bullying Rasa – Ayatollah Arafi referred to the enemies attempts to destroy the Islamic Revolution and said, “We will stand with the Resistance Economy and diligent efforts and reliance on revolutionary logic against the foreigners and the Iranian nation, by following ...

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The victories of southern Syria changed the region’s equations

The victories of southern Syria changed the region’s equations Rasa – Hujjat al-Islam Nabil Qawouq said, “By creating a crisis in Syria, the enemies sought to undermine the Islamic Resistance in Lebanon and dominate over it.” RNA – In a speech, Hujjat al-Islam Nabil Qawouq, the vice-president of the Executive ...

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Livelihood, economic independence ‘pillars of Iran’s independence and authority’

Livelihood, economic independence ‘pillars of Iran’s independence and authority’ Rasa – Ayatollah Mahmoud Abdollahi said that livelihood and economic independence are among of the pillars of the Islamic system’s independence and authority. RNA – In an exclusive interview with Rasa News Agency, Ayatollah Mahmoud Abdollahi, a member of the Society ...

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Iran’s missile program irrelevant to foreigners: Velayati

On the sidelines of his meeting with EP’s Chairman of Foreign Affairs Committee David McAllister, Mr. Velayati dismissed any compromise over Iran’s missile program. (MNA) — “To defend our country, based on our national interests, we move on the evolutionary path of missile program and it is totally irrelevant to ...

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US ‘deal of century’ a ‘satanic plan’: Ayatollah Khamenei

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has called US President Donald Trump’s “deal of the century” for the Palestinian territories a “satanic” plan, saying it is a non-starter.  “The Americans have named their satanic policy on Palestine ‘the deal of the century’ but they should know that, by divine ...

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US-China trade war pushing oil buyers toward Iran

Indications are growing that Chinese companies are scrapping plans to purchase oil from the United States and are instead turning to Iran for imports in what appears to be a result of escalating trade tariff war between Beijing and Washington.   Sinopec, Asia’s top refiner, was quoted by media as ...

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