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Iran’s coverage: EU to host Iran nuclear talks next week

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EU to host special meeting on Iran nuclear talks next week

The European Union is to host a special meeting in Brussels on Monday on the state of Iran nuclear negotiations, German Press Agency dpa reported.

Iranian Foreign Minister schools US senators in American, Int’l law

Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, rejected a recent letter sent by US Republican senators, saying that it seems like the authors of the letter do not understand international law.


Iran atomic organization, Russian Rosatom stress boosting N. cooperation

Spokesman of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Behrouz Kamalvandi and Russian Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation senior officials discussed Tehran-Moscow nuclear cooperation.


Navy commander: Iran in control of 5 vital world waterways

Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari underlined the country’s powerful presence in international waters, and said Iran is in control in 5 important world waterways.


UK official says pursuing embassy reopening in Tehran

The British shadow foreign secretary says he is seriously pursuing the reopening of the UK embassy in the Iranian capital, Tehran.


Larijani: Kuwait briefed on nuclear talks

Majlis Speaker, Ali Larijani, said on Tuesday that given Iran-Kuwait friendly and good ties, the country was briefed on Iran-G5+1 nuclear talks.


Iran economy to grow 2.5%

Iran is expected to experience a 2.5% economic growth in the new calendar year which starts on March 21, the head of Management and Planning Organization said.


Turkish president special aide to visit Iran

 Turkish Minister of Development Cevdet Yilmaz would visit Iran in coming days, said Iranian Ambassador to Turkey Alireza Bikdeli.


Qatari Emir praises Iran’s peaceful approach

Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani in a meeting with Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani lauded Iran for its peaceful approach and policy towards his nation.

IRGC commander: Iran prepared for all scenarios

Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari underlined that Iran has become strong enough to repel all kinds of threats.