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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the scale of imprudence on the part of Saudi authorities in dealing with the recent crush that occurred in Mina near the Saudi Arabian city of Mecca is unacceptable.
A senior Iranian diplomat says the Islamic Republic is seriously pursuing the fate of former Iran’s ambassador to Lebanon who remains unaccounted for after the tragic September 24 crush in Mina, Saudi Arabia.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Countries Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Tehran supports Russian counter-terrorism measures in Syria and its assistance for Syrian Army.
Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan says Muslim countries need to keep vigilant against Saudi Arabia’s crimes, including the recent deadly Mina crush and Riyadh’s military aggression against Yemen.
President Hassan Rouhani said Iran is to destroy the wall of incorrect sanctions in coming weeks.
Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy has revealed a torpedo-armed watercraft which can operate both on and under water.
Eight Iranian universities have been ranked among the top 800 universities in the world, according to the 2015-2016 Times Higher Education World University Ranking.
Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazzayeri underscored that the country will not implement any part of the nuclear agreement between Tehran and the world powers that could debilitate its defensive power.
Iranian Petroleum Minister Bijan Zangeneh and visiting Armenian Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Yervand Zakharian met in Tehran on Sunday, discussing enhancement of bilateral cooperation in the field of energy.
Secretary General of Iranian Red Crescent Society Ali-Asghar Ahmadi said that 247 bodies of Iranian Hajj pilgrims killed in Mina deadly crush are still in Mecca.