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Iran to ignore EU demands, get even with US: Larijani

This photo shows Iran’s most advanced homemade destroyer, Sahand, inducted into its naval fleet at the port of Bandar Abbas in December 2018. Parliament speaker Ali Larijani says Iran no longer holds value for Europe’s demands as European governments have let it down in fighting hostile US policies, pledging that ...

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Official: Iran’s Oil Irreplaceable

It is technically impossible to replace the lost share of Iran in the global oil markets, an Iranian deputy minister said Monday. In comments at meeting of World Petroleum Council (WPC) experts in Tehran, deputy of Iran’s oil minister for international and mercantile affairs, Amir Hossein Zamaninia, dismissed the notion ...

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Senior cleric warns of Europe’s unreliability in face of US anti-Iran measures

Tehran’s interim Friday prayers leader Kazem Sedighi warned the Iranian officials not to be deceived by Europe’s promises, saying that while the US animosity is apparent, the Europeans are also practicing deception today. AhlulBayt News Agency : Tehran’s interim Friday prayers leader Kazem Sedighi warned the Iranian officials not to be ...

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Flood Inundates City of Khorram Abad in Iran

Flood Inundates City of Khorram Abad in Iran   KHORRAM ABAD (Tasnim) – Heavy rainfall has caused serious flooding in the capital of Lorestan Province, west of Iran, filling the city with debris and mud. اغاثة الناس في السيول التي ضربت مناطق كبير من ايران وتوجهت جموع غفيرة من مؤسسات ...

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Iranian Judiciary Chief Urges Probe into Deadly Floods

Iran’s Judiciary Chief Hojatoleslam Seyed Ebrahim Raeisi said he has ordered the General Inspection Organization (GIO) to seriously probe into the reasons behind the recent deadly floods across the country. Speaking at a meeting of the coordination council of Management Crisis Department of Khuzestan Province on Thursday night, Raeisi hailed ...

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Leader: Fate of region unclear ‎if Iran Armed Forces had not countered Daesh

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei meets with military commanders in the capital Tehran on April 17. (Photo by leader.ir) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the region would have been facing an unclear fate had it not been for the Iranian Armed ...

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Intel minister: Iran identified 290 CIA spies, made arrests

Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi speaks before weekly Friday prayers sermons in the Iranian capital of Tehran on April 19, 2019. (Photo by IRNA) Iran has identified 290 CIA agents across different countries, forcing the US to form a special committee to reassess its cloak-and-dagger operations, Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi says.  “CIA operatives in ...

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Syria’s Assad denounces US for blacklisting Iran’s IRGC

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (C-L) looks on as Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (C-R) speaks during a bilateral meeting in the Syrian capital, Damascus, on April 16, 2019. (Photo by Fars news agency) President Bashar al-Assad of Syria has censured the US for blacklisting Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps ...

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Karkhe Dam in Southwest Iran Overflows, Residents Ordered to Evacuate

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The governor of Iran’s southwestern province of Khuzestan said a major dam on the Karkhe river has overflown and local residents in a number of cities and villages, including Soosangerd, have been ordered to leave their homes. In comments on Monday, Gholamreza Shariati said while the inflow ...

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Iranian Judiciary Chief Calls for Reciprocal Moves If US Blacklists IRGC

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The head of Iran’s Judiciary, Hojatoleslam Ebrahim Raeisi, called on the Foreign Ministry and Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) to take reciprocal actions against the US in case of its possible move to blacklist the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC). Addressing a meeting of high-ranking officials of ...

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