Iran’s coverage: Iran’s commander of air defense base unveils new missile, radar systems

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Iran unveils new missile, radar systems

Iran’s commander of air defense base unveiled new missile and radar systems including Bidar loop system, Talash missile defense system and Fath 14 radar system.

Obama: US-Israel ties will improve after Iran deal in place

President Barack Obama is comparing tensions between the U.S. and Israel over the Iranian nuclear deal to a family feud and says he expects quick improvements in ties between the longtime allies once the accord is implemented.


Majlis Speaker off to New York for global meeting

Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani left Tehran for New York Saturday morning to attend an international meeting.


Kyrgyz president due in Iran for talks

Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev will pay an official visit to the Iranian capital of Tehran next week to hold talks with the country’s senior authorities.


Iranian moviegoers pack theaters to see “Muhammad (S)”

Iranian filmgoers rushed into Iranian theaters in the early hours of Thursday morning to watch “Muhammad (S), the Messenger of God”, an epic by Iranian director Majid Majidi about the childhood of the Prophet of Islam, the Persian service of FNA reported on Friday.


Czech minister, company directors to arrive in Tehran

A Czech commercial delegation, headed by Czech Republic Foreign Minister Lubomír Zaorálek, is to pay a four-day official visit to Tehran, Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture announced.


Iran, India to stage joint military drill

A senior Iranian Navy commander announced that Iran and India will stage joint naval exercises in the near future.

Iran’s diplomat deplores UNSC’s politically-tainted decisions

A senior Iranian official referred to the United Nations Security Council as an international body with political biases, whose decisions are not fair.


Iran in ‘serious’ gas talks with Arab states

Iran has held “serious” talks with the UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain and Oman for sales of natural gas, an energy official says, adding exports to neighboring Iraq will begin soon.


Sherman: Iran nuclear deal guarantees peace in Middle East

US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman described the conclusion of nuclear talks between Iran and world powers as a “peaceful solution” which can prevent the breakout of another war in the Middle East.