President: Safeguarding nuclear rights big victory for nation
Greece PM warns of ‘difficult compromise’ after default threat
Yemen: Saudi Arabia using banned arms
UN: Over 400,000 Rohingyas need aid in Myanmar
Taliban kill 17 police in southern Afghanistan
Russia: Iran, P5+1 make progress on sanctions relief
Iran concerned about espionage reports on venues of nuclear talks
Iran not to give secrets away under any treaty: Rouhani
This is an established fact that Iran will not “hand over” its secrets to others under the Additional “Protocol or any other treaty”, the Iranian president said. Hassan Rouhani made the remarks in a press conference held in Tehran on the eve of June 14 marking his victory in the presidential election of 2013.
Syrian Kurds advance towards ISIL-held town
The Syrian Kurdish YPG militia said it began an advance towards an ISIL-held town at the Turkish border on Saturday, thrusting deeper into the terrorists’ stronghold of Raqqa province with the backing of U.S.-led airstrikes.
Iranian academy honors top scholars on basic science
Iran’s Academy of Sciences has honored five Iranian scholars with the Abu Rayhan Buruni Awards, which are presented to top academics on basic science.
Iran-China trade hits $11.7b in 4 months
Trade of goods between Iran and China amounted to $11.731 billion in the first four months of 2015, a 30 percent fall year on year, according to China Customs Statistics Information Center.
Nuclear talks are tough, but continue to move forward: Western officials
A senior U.S. official and Western diplomat downplayed a report from the Russian news agency Tass, which quoted a diplomat as saying talks are “virtually stalled.”
Zarif urges international community to play role in nuclear talks
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the international community should play a role in the nuclear talks between Iran and the major powers to help reach a comprehensive deal.