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Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says the Islamic Republic will never sign a nuclear deal with the P5+1 countries that would allow foreign access to the country’s scientific and military secrets.
Representatives from Iran and the P5+1 group of countries have opened the second day of a new round of nuclear talks in the Austrian capital, Vienna.
Acting spokeswoman for the United States Department of State Marie Harf said on Wednesday there would be no final nuclear agreement if Iran denied access to its nuclear scientists and military sites.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian announced that the country has offered the UN to use in its Kish Island in the Persian Gulf as a depot for international aid to Yemen.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held a meeting with the visiting UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Valerie Amos over the ongoing war in Yemen.
Iran’s head of the Judiciary has said the IRGC has an inherent mission to defend the Islamic values.
A senior Iranian military official says Iranian forces monitor the activities of US ships and planes in the Persian Gulf.
UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Valad Sheikh Ahmad on Thursday discussed latest regional developments with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman responded Marie Harf of US Department of State. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Marzieh Afkham said on Thursday that the N-talks have no chance unless the westerners respect Iranian sovereignty rights.
Iranian Intelligence Minister Seyed Mahmoud Alavi underlined that the country’s armed and security forces are capable of safeguarding tranquility and security of people, and said the enemies are not able to damage Iran.