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US House votes to prevent sale of aircraft to Iran

US House of Representatives adopted different measures to ‘prevent sale of commercial aircraft to Iran’, The Hill , an American political website reported on Wednesday.


Sixth international meeting on Syria begins in Kazakhstan’s Astana

The sixth international conference on Syria opens in Kazakhstan’s capital city Astana on Thursday.


Zarif: Tehran, Moscow stress on commitment to Iran nuclear deal

Iran and Moscow highlighted implementation of the commitment to Iran nuclear deal also known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), Iranian FM said.


Attributing Argentina blasts to Iran, Israel’s conspiracy: Spokesman

To allegedly attribute the 1994 Argentina explosions to Iran is Zionists’ conspiracy, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Wednesday.


Iran, Venezuela welcome any measure to stabilize oil market: Min.

Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh said Tehran and Caracas are ready for carrying out any measure aimed at stabilizing global oil markets.


Iran ready to send medical equipment to Muslims in Myanmar

Iranian health minister announced that the country is ready to dispatch medical equipment for the crisis-hit Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.


Unwise policies by certain Persian Gulf states further deepen regional rifts: Iran

The Iranian Foreign Ministry warns that some “unwise” political stances adopted by Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on three Iranian islands further deepen regional rifts in the Persian Gulf.


US set to extend Iran sanctions relief under nuclear deal

The Trump administration is poised to extend sanctions relief to Iran, avoiding imminent action that could implode the landmark 2015 nuclear deal.


Iran gives 5 European states ultimatum over plane purchase contracts

Iran has issued ultimatums to five European states to stick to their commitments under the contracts earlier signed on selling airplanes to Tehran, otherwise the country may revise its deals.


Iran Army Chief stresses synergy with Defense Ministry, IRGC

Iran’s Army Commander Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi said he, the Defense Minister and a senior Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) commander explored avenues for closer interaction and cooperation to boost the country’s defense capabilities.