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US intervention creates problems for Middle East: Larijani

TEHRAN, Jun. 17 (MNA) – The Speaker of the Iranian Parliament Ali Larijani said Mon. that about 4,000 Iranians have lost their lives in the fight against illicit drugs, while since 2001, when Americans attacked Afghanistan, drug production has increased by 50 times. The Speaker of the Iranian Parliament Ali ...

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Europe’s time for saving JCPOA limited: Rouhani

TEHRAN, Jun. 17 (MNA) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned on Monday over the collapse the 2015 nuclear deal (JCPOA), urging the European countries to fulfill their responsibilities in the “remaining time” to preserve the deal. Speaking on Monday in a meeting with the new French Ambassador to Tehran Philippe ...

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US losing capacity for pressure on Iran: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the United States has practically exhausted its capacity for pressure on Iran and such pressure is losing steam. During a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, President Rouhani said America had over the past year employed everything in its capacity to strain Iran and that such pressure ...

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UT President visits Peking University, China

Prof. Mahmoud Nili Ahmadabadi, President of University of Tehran and accompanying delegation visited Peking University on May 22, 2019. Delegation Name-list: Prof. Mahmoud Nili Ahmadabadi, President, University of Tehran Prof. Cyruz Zamani, Vice President for President’s Office and Public Relations Prof. Mohmmad Bagher Ghahramani, Vice President for International Affairs Prof. ...

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PM Abe calls Iran significant country, voices Japan’s readiness to help ease tensions

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says his country aims to play a role in easing tensions surrounding Iran, as he highlights peace and tranquility in the Middle East are very important for the entire world. Abe said that stability and peace in the Middle East region would benefit not only ...

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Yemen army urges Saudi, UAE to stop aggression or expect surprises

The spokesman for Yemeni Armed Forces has called on Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to put an immediate end to their military aggression against Yemen, or embrace for major surprises. Speaking during a press conference in the capital Sana’a on Tuesday, Brigadier General Yahya Saree said Yemeni army forces, backed ...

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Gigantic Offshore Platform Being Shipped to Iran’s Southern Gas Field

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The third platform of Phase 14 of Iran’s South Pars gas field, which has been built by domestic experts, was launched in the Persian Gulf waters on Tuesday. Weighing 2,400 tons, the gigantic structure was loaded on a barge in the southern port city of Bandar Abbas. ...

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Some people give a green light to the enemies by prescribing surrender

Rasa – Criticizing the fact that some people give a green light to the enemies surrendering by ‎prescribing surrender and said, “We have made progress wherever we stand, but whenever ‎we have retreated, we have been at a lose.” ‎ RNA – In his Friday prayer sermon to a large ...

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Ayatollah Sobhani emphasizes on protecting the dignity and security of Hajj pilgrims

Rasa – Ayatollah Sobhani emphasized on the protection of the dignity and security of the ‎Hajj pilgrims and considered it necessary to make use of all of the capacities to hold the Hajj ‎pilgrimage in the best possible manner. ‎ RNA – Hujjat al-Islam Sayyed Abdol-Fattah Navvab, the representative of ...

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Yemeni air defenses down yet another US-made Saudi attack drone

Yemen has successfully targeted an attack drone belonging to Saudi Arabia, as the country continues to develop a deterrence against Riyadh’s continued drone raids and surveillance flights over cities and civilian targets. The Yemeni Army and Popular Committees downed the drone on Thursday afternoon in al-Jabaliyah in the country’s west coast. ...

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