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Iran’s President Rouhani speaking at OIC summit on al-Quds on Wed. called on Muslim countries to set aside their differences for a unified defense of al-Quds and the Palestinian cause.
A high-level meeting of the JCPOA joint commission, a group tasked with monitoring commitments to the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and six world powers, was held in the Austrian capital of Vienna on Wednesday.
U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital shows that the United States lacks any respect for the legitimate rights of the Palestinian nation, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tweeted on Wednesday.
European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has said that renegotiating 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries is “simply not an option.”
Iranian foreign minister says it is a collective responsibility to help end the ongoing nightmare in Yemen, and Iran is prepared to work with other states in resolving the crisis.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson softened President Donald Trump’s typically harsh stance on the JCPOA, saying that Washington would remain in the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers “for the time being”.
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi warned the US against consequences of its decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel’s capital, describing the move as an egregious mistake.
Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said in southern Province of Hormozgan on Wednesday that Iran’s marine defense industry has become indigenous and is self-sufficient in producing marine equipment and hardware.
A top advisor to Iran’s Leader says there is no justification for the presence of the United States in the Middle East region.
A powerful earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale that jolted Iran’s southeastern province of Kerman on Wednesday morning has injured 58 people, Seyed Mohammad Saberi, the head of the province’s medical emergency center said.