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President Hassan Rouhani has said that Iran can never be bullied into permitting the inspection of its military sites.
Iran marks the anniversary of the 1981 assassination of former President Mohammad Ali Rajaei and then Prime Minister Mohammad Javad Bahonar in a massive bombing in Tehran. The attack was orchestrated by the MKO terror organization. Our correspondent reports.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi-Ansari in a meeting here on Wednesday with the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad discussed bilateral cooperation in the field of counter-terrorism activities.
President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday underlined promotion of the status of ethnic minorities and women in his second presidential term.
An Iranian senior Hajj official said on Tuesday that in the past couple of days, DNA test was carried out for the bodies of the remaining Iranian martyrs in Saudi Arabia.
Lieutenant Commander of the Iranian Army Brigadier General Ahmad Reza Pourdastan described ISIL and other terrorist groups in the region as foot soldiers of the US who have been created to wear off the Muslim states’ growing power.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined that the plan proposed by former US Envoy to the UN John Bolton for his country’s withdrawal from the internationally-endorsed 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran will prove as a major failure for Washington if implemented.
Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Valiollah Seif announced that foreign banks will allocate a multi-billion-dollar credit line for Iran to implement its projects in different fields.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on the international community to help prevent Myanmar’s ongoing “ethnic cleansing” agenda against its Muslim community.
The commanders of Iran’s army and IRGC met early on Wednesday to voice their resolution for enhancing defense and deterrence capabilities.