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Turkish Premier Ahmet Davutoglu said the trade between Iran and Turkey must go beyond oil and gas trade and the two countries must cooperate in oil and gas projects in a push to open up a new chapter in their relations.
Iranian billionaire businessman Babak Zanjani has been sentenced to death for corruption, justice officials say.
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says the Iranian nation once again amazed the world by their recent massive electoral participation.
Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov plans to pay a visit to Tehran to hold talks with senior Iranian officials on mutual issues and the latest regional developments, particularly the crisis in Syria.
German Minister of Economy and Energy Sigmar Gabriel plans to visit Iran, said Iranian Deputy Minister of Road and Transportation Asghar Fakhriyeh-Kashan.
A senior commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says allies of the Zionists have dubbed Lebanon’s resistance movement, Hezbollah, a terrorist organization.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Maltese counterpart George Vella announced the two countries have inked a couple of Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) during a meeting held on Saturday.
The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) navy commander said likened the Saudi-led aggression against Yemen to the war launched by former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein on the Islamic Republic.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday held talks with his Turkish and Tajik counterparts in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta on various issues, including ways to boost relations between the Islamic Republic and the two countries.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif greeted his Saudi counterpart Adel al-Jubeir on Sunday on the sidelines of meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Jakarta.