Iran’s coverage: Iran’s response to potential breach of JCPOA explicit: Official

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Shamkhani: Iran’s response to West’s violation of JCPOA would be ‘very frank’

Iran is to respond in a quite vivid manner to any violation of the nuclear agreement by the West, said the Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani.

 

Rouhani: Iran to modernize Arak nuclear reactor

President Hassan Rouhani said Iran is going to modernize the reactor in Arak with more advanced equipment in the future.

 

Ramaphosa calls for increased Iran-SA trade

Ramaphosa has urged South African and Iranian enterprises to explore opportunities for partnerships.

 

Iran’s Foreign Ministry appoints new spokesman

Iran’s new Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hossein Jaberi Ansari will officially assume office.

 

Iran’s president stresses transparency of media laws

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has noted that laws governing media activities must be clear, stressing that the country needs a well-defined media system.

 

Egypt welcomes Iran’s oil production hike

Egypt looks to Iran’s ramp-up of oil production which could boost the Arab nation’s proceeds from transit of crude through the SUMED pipeline, its petroleum minister has said.

 

Sukhoi may deliver SSJ-100 to Iran after sanctions lifted

Russian Aircraft manufacturer Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC) could deliver about 100 Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) planes to Iran after sanctions imposed on the country are fully lifted, President of SCAC Ilya Tarasenko said Sunday.

 

Iranian, European officials meet in Tehran

Secretary of Iran’s Human Rights Council, Mohammad Javad Larijani and President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz met and conferred on Sunday for the expansion of bilateral relations.

 

Carter’s remarks show US destabilizing policies in Middle East: Iran

Iran says recent remarks made by US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter show the United States’ “destabilizing policies and measures” in the region.

Judiciary dismisses report on recent arrests in Iran’s Qazvin

 Iran’s Judiciary spokesman rejected reports on Sunday that managers of a number of mobile social networking groups have been arrested in the country’s western province of Qazvin on charges of acting against moral security.