Iran’s coverage: Fabius, visiting Tehran, invites Rouhani to France

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Hollande invites Rouhani to France

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius Wednesday extended an invitation to President Hassan Rouhani on behalf of his French counterpart Francois Hollande to visit France.

Nuclear conclusion should mark better Iran-EU ties: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the nuclear agreement reached between Iran and six world powers should pave the way for further promotion of ties between Tehran and Europe. 

 

BP says looks for upstream work in Iran

BP says it looks for opportunities in Iran’s upstream oil industry as the country prepares to roll out new contracts for boosting recovery from its ageing fields.

 

FM: French enterprises ready to launch operation in Iran

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius voiced willingness of his country’s multinational firms to resume operation in Iran.

 

Ahmed Shaheed an actor of Western media: Official

Secretary of the Human Rights Headquarters Mohammad-Javad Larijani on Wednesday strongly criticized Ahmed Shaheed, UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran, saying ‘This man has turned into an actor of the media involved in anti-Iran propaganda campaign.’

 

Iran an influential country in the region: Fabius

Visiting French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said here on Wednesday that Iran is an influential country in the region.

 

Iran, UK to reopen embassies soon, says Iran Deputy FM

Iran and America will have “opportunities” for cooperation in tackling terrorism if the nuclear agreement is implemented successfully, according to the Islamic Republic’s deputy foreign minister.

 

Zarif calls for expansion of Iran-France relations

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif expressed hope that Iran-France relations could be developed in near future.

 

Iran-EU cooperation can restore stability to ME: Larijani

Iranian Parliament (Majlis) Speaker Ali Larijani says cooperation between Tehran and the European Union (EU) can contribute to the settlement of crises in the Middle East.

 

US to instantly find out if Iran violates agreement – Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry said that if Iran fails to comply with the terms of its nuclear deal, the US and the international community will quickly find out and will be able to “respond accordingly with every option available.”