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IRGC to view US troopers as ISIS terrorists anywhere in world: Commander

Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps said if the US is stupid enough to designate IRGC as a terrorist organization, then the IRGC will regard the US army as ISIS terrorists anywhere in the world.


Iran confirms nuclear negotiator imprisoned for spying

Iran’s judiciary confirmed on Sunday the five-year prison sentence given to a Canadian-Iranian member of its nuclear negotiating team on spying charges.


Iran pursuing regional policies regardless of others’ rhetoric: FM

Iranian foreign minister says the Islamic Republic’s policies in the region are pursued without regard to the anti-Iran comments made by others, including the US President Donald Trump.


Iranian, Russian diplomats discuss Syrian crisis

Iran’s Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanaei and the Russian president’s special envoy to the Middle East, Mikhail Bogdanov, exchanged views about a host of issues, including the Syrian crisis and the results of peace talks in the Kazakh capital of Astana.


Iran says will not allow any intrusion into defensive affairs, vows to boost capabilities

Iran says it will allow no one to intrude into its defensive affairs, vowing to boost its capabilities in the sector.


US, Israel behind treacherous Iraq disintegration plot: Iran official

Chairman of Iran’s Expediency Council Ayatollah Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi warns the United States and the Israeli regime are behind a “dangerous and treacherous” plot to partition Iraq, following an independence referendum held in the Arab country’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan region.


Spokesman dismisses Saudi FM’s anti-Iran claims

Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi on Saturday strongly dismissed the allegations made by Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir against the Islamic Republic of Iran as ‘baseless’.


UK envoy to Tehran: Iran-EU forum ‘constructive’

British ambassador to Iran has said that the 4th Europe-Iran Forum was constructive.


Not certifying Iran’s compliance, violation of int’l law: Envoy

Iranian ambassador to London said decertifying Iran’s compliance with the nuclear deal by the US is clear violation of international law.


Armenian PM to visit Tehran on Monday

Armenia’s Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan will make a two-day visit to Iran on October 9 at the invitation of First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri.