Ashton lauds progress in Iran-IAEA cooperation

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Ashton praises progress in Iran-IAEA cooperation

European Union (EU) foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton has hailed the progress achieved in the cooperation between Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) over issues regarding Tehran’s nuclear energy program.


Iranian deputy FM preparing for regional tour

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir Abdollahian said he will start a bi-nation tour of the regional nations on Sunday which will take him to Oman and Qatar.


Iran names 8 banks for transferring frozen assets

The Central Bank of Iran has named eight domestic banks, which will transfer the country’s frozen assets.


Zarif hopes Iran-Turkmenistan-Kazakhstan railroad to be launched soon

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif expressed the hope that Iran-Turkmenistan-Kazakhstan railroad will be launched soon.


Official confirms good health conditions of Iran’s abducted border guards

Iranian Deputy Interior Minister Ali Abdollahi confirmed that the five border guards abducted along Iran-Pakistan border on February 5 are safe and sound.


Tehran-Vienna direct flight to be resumed in March

Senior official at Iranˈs Civil Aviation Organization has announced that Tehran-Vienna direct flight would be resumed on March 12 after a year-long delay.


Peugeot to restart working with Iran

French Peugeot plans to resume activities in Iran massively after it quit cooperation with Iran two years ago.


70 MPs seek to question Zarif over Holocaust remarks

Seventy Iranian lawmakers have signed a letter to question Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif over his positions vis-a-vis the Holocaust and the Israeli regime.


Iran offers Russia joint naval exercise

Iran has offered Russia a proposal to carry out joint naval exercises in May, western media reports said quoting informed Middle Eastern security officials.


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