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Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has downplayed the US criticism of elections in Iran as a result of Washington’s fury over Tehran’s growing influence among nations.
The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) says a Luxembourg court has rejected the US efforts to freeze $1.6 billion of Iranian assets in the European country, adding that Washington has appealed the ruling.
The spokesman for Iraq’s al-Nujaba Movement, a major Shia resistance group, announced that the movement has formed a special brigade to liberate Golan Heights from the Zionist regime of Israel.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with his Qatari counterpart Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim al-Thani in Doha on Wednesday evening.
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received members of the Assembly of Experts on Thursday.
Members of the Assembly of Experts have a convention to pay homage to late founder of the Islamic Revolution Imam Khomeini (RA) after their session.
Iran’s Army Commander Major General Ataollah Salehi highlighted the country’s self-sufficiency in producing military hardware, saying that the Islamic Republic has manufactured a missile defense system better than the Russian-made S-300.
Foreign Ministry spokesperson has denounced the UN’s Iran human rights report as ‘unfair and politically motivated.’
OPEC will increase its production capacity by about twice as much as previously thought, led by expansion in Iran and Iraq, the International Energy Agency said.
Torsten Bohler, Managing director of the British finance company, Abacus, believes that Iran is one of the fastest developing economies.