Iran receives two ATR72 passenger planes

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Iran receives two ATR72 passenger planes

Two Franco-Italian ATR72 aircraft were delivered to Iran on Thursday.


Possibility of opening Iran nuclear deal a ‘myth’: Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that US President Donald Trump “would open a Pandora’s box” if he tries to renegotiate terms of the Iran’s nuclear agreement with world powers.


Iran’s foreign minister, UN chief meet in New York

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres held a meeting at the UN headquarters in New York to discuss various issues.


Iran only accepts integrated Iraq, votes of all Iraqi nation: Top General

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri said that geographical changes in the region and secession of a part of Iraq is not acceptable and Iran only accepts an integrated Iraq and the vote of all Iraqi nation.


Iran to remain Iraqi Kurdistan’s friend despite referendum ‘mistake’

Questioning the real goal of the US in Syria and the region, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that Iran will remain an eternal friend of Iraqi Kurdistan despite their recent referendum mistake.


Iranian army helicopter crashes, 1 dead

Iran’s semi-official Tasnim news agency is reporting that an Iranian army helicopter has crashed, killing one person and injuring two.


Tehran, Baghdad underline boosting oil cooperation

Iran’s Ambassador to Iraq Iraj Masjedi and Iraqi Oil Minister Jabbar al-Luaibi stressed the need for conducting oil transactions between the two countries and implementation of the agreements reached previously in Tehran.

Iranian FM Zarif reveals what could be US ‘Priority’ Goal in Syria

While the Iranian government is interested in settling the Syrian crisis, Washington is pursuing the opposite, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said in New York on Wednesday.


IRGC commander Maj. Gen. Jafari Leader urged utmost precision for Deir Ezzor airstrike

IRGC commander Maj. Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari made an appearance in a televised program during which he discussed different issues including Iran’s airstrike on ISIL’s base, the latest developments in the region and Myanmar Crisis.


Turkey, Iran, Iraq may meet to discuss Kurdish Iraqi referendum: Turkey PM

Turkey, Iran and Iraq may hold a trilateral meeting to discuss the Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum, Turkey’s Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Thursday.