Iran’s coverage: Iran rejects reports on naming new envoy to UN

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Iran denies report on naming new UN envoy

Head of the public relations department of Iran’s Presidential Office rejected the allegations that President Hassan Rouhani may name, Mohammad Nahavandian, the head of his office, as the country’s new envoy to the United Nations.

Michael Mann: Iran-G5+1 talks constructive, positive

Michael Mann, the spokesman for the EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton, announced that the negotiations underway between Iran and the Group 5+1 (the US, Russia, China, Britain and France plus Germany) are being held in a constructive and positive atmosphere.

Commander: Iran’s naval power felt thousands of kilometers away

Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari underlined his forces’ growing might and capability, and said Iran’s Naval power is now felt thousands of kilometers far from its Southern borders.

Iranian president’s advisor hopeful about results of Vienna talks

Senior advisor to the Iranian President Mohammad Ali Najafi expressed the hope that the talks between Iran and the Group 5+1 (the US, Russia, China, Britain and France plus Germany) will yield results before the deadline of July 20.

 

Direct foreign investment in Iran exceeds $3.3bln

Iranian Deputy Economy Minister Behrouz Alishiri announced that the value of direct foreign investment in Iran has witnessed a remarkable growth in the last Iranian year (ended March 20, 2014) by attracting over $3 billion during the same period.

 

Volleyball World League: Iran to face Brazil, Russia in next round

The final round of the FIVB Men’s Volleyball World League will be held from July 16 to 20 in Florence, Italy, and Iran’s national volleyball team will play with Russia and again Brazil.

 

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