Iran’s coverage: Iran slams ‘duplicitous’ US support for protests

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Iran slams ‘deceitful, opportunist’ US support for protests

Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has denounced US officials’ “duplicitous and opportunist” support for recent gatherings in protest against economic conditions in some Iranian cities.

 

Iran commemorates 2009 massive pro-establishment rally

Iranians attended countrywide marches on Saturday in commemoration of a huge rally back in 2009 in which the nation reaffirmed allegiance to the Islamic Republic Establishment and ended months of turmoil, including sacrilegious riots, following that year’s presidential election.

7th, 8th ATRs purchased by Iran Air land in Tehran

Two ATR airplanes purchased by Iran Air from the world’s leading turboprop manufacturer have just landed at Mehrabad Airport in Tehran, bringing the number of ATR-72 delivered to Iran by the Franco-Italian company to 8.

 

Iran government calls on public to avoid ‘illegal gatherings’

Iran’s interior minister called on citizens to avoid “illegal gatherings” after two days of angry protests against an array of economic problems.

 

Iran Air fleet age down to 20 years: CEO

The average age of the planes of Iran’s national flight carrier reduced to about 20 years, said the managing director of Iran Air after her company received two ATR planes on Saturday.

 

Iranian administration vows to address concerns over price hikes after protests

The Iranian administration has assured the nation that it will work to tackle the economic problems in the country following protests in some cities over price hikes and unauthorized credit institutions.

 

Trump backs turbulence in Iran

Releasing an interfering Twitter message, the US president supported turbulence in some Iranian cities.

 

4.2-magnitude tremor jolts western Iran

An earthquake measuring 4.2 on Richter scale shook the city of Qasr-e Shirin in Kermanshah Province on Friday evening.

 

Iran-UK trade volume up by 50% after JCPOA

The latest annual report issued by Iran-UK chamber of commerce indicates a nearly 50% increase in the trade transactions between the two sides after the signing of Iran nuclear deal in 2015.

 

IAEA chief reaffirms Iran’s compliance with JCPOA

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has once again confirmed that Iran is fulfilling its commitments under nuclear deal.