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PM: Turkey ready to cooperate with Iran in war on ISIL

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu underlined his country’s determination to launch serious cooperation with Iran in the fight against the ISIL terrorist group.

Iran to unveil new air defense equipment on Army Day

Iran’s Air Defense will unveil its latest equipment in an upcoming parade marking the National Army Day, a ranking commander announced on Saturday.

Zarif to attend Paris Agreement signing in NY

Iranian FM plans to visit New York on Monday for the ceremony of signing the Paris Climate Agreement.

Army commanders pay tribute to founder of Islamic Republic

Commander of Army Ground Forces Brigadier-General Ahmad Reza Pourdastan along with a group of high-ranking officers of the force visited the mausoleum of Late Imam Khomeini on Saturday.

Mogherini, Zarif issue joint statement on Iran-EU coop.

The EU Chief Federica Mogherini and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reiterated their intention to develop a broad and comprehensive agenda for bilateral cooperation in a statement issued on Saturday.

French minister to head to Tehran by Air France

Head of Civil Aviation Organization Public Relations said that in the wake of signing an agreement on resuming Air France flights to Tehran, French Minister of Transport is scheduled to have a trip to Tehran on Sunday as the first Paris-Tehran flight’s special guest.

Iran official accuses US, EU of not honoring nuclear deal

A top Iranian official on Friday accused the U.S. and the European Union of failing to honor last year’s nuclear deal by keeping Iran locked out of the international financial system.

OIC has yet to play its ‘proper’ part

In a Sat. meeting with Turkish PM Ahmet Davutoğlu, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has been so far unable to function as a ‘center of hope’ for the Muslims.

Iran, Turkey stress broadening of trade ties

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu in a meeting in Ankara underscored the necessity for the further expansion of trade relations between the two countries as the two neighbors are due to sign 8 economic and political agreements.