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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday the closure of investigations into Iran’s past nuclear activities was a political victory for the country, and that the Islamic Republic would start implementing the deal within weeks.
A senior Iranian official has called on the Nigerian government to bring to justice those involved in the military’s bloody crackdown on the Shia Muslim community in the African country.
A top Iranian commander said negotiations have been held with Russia for the purchase of T-90 tanks, although the country is already manufacturing tanks locally.
Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Quds Force Commander Major General Qassem Soleimani traveled to Moscow last week to meet President Vladimir Putin and high-ranking Russian commanders, sources said Wednesday.
Iran, the US and China have set up a task force for modernization of a heavy water reactor that Tehran has undertaken to redesign under a July nuclear deal with world powers, Iran’s nuclear chief announced.
Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari underlined Iran’s growing might and power, and said the enemies have also admitted this fact.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday welcomed the U.N. nuclear watchdog’s decision to close its investigation into whether Iran once had a secret nuclear weapons program.
Russia will begin removing Iran’s enriched uranium in the next few days, Russia’s permanent envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency and other international organizations in Vienna said Wednesday.
Iranian ambassador to the UN nuclear watchdog said here on Tuesday IAEA’s board of governors’ today resolution to close possible military dimensions (PMD) file will accelerate the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi underlined that all nuclear dossier lodged against Iran was fabricated and they intended to put Iran under pressure on any pretext.