Iran’s coverage: Iran parliament votes to fast-track US compensation bill

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Iranian MPs carry motion to seek compensation for US-caused harms

The Iranian parliament on Sunday passed a motion obliging the administration to claim compensation for a host of harms that the US has done to Iran over the past decades.


Velayati’s condolence message to Lebanese Hezbollah leader

Martyrdom of great people like Mustafa Badreddin, who belong to the Resistance, is going to enhance the steadfastness of the Movement against the Zionist regime and Takfiri terrorists, says Ali Akbar Velayati.


Iranian Intelligence Minister meets Iraqi President

Iranian Intelligence Minister Seyed Mahmoud Alavi held a meeting with Iraqi President Foad Ma’soum in Baghdad on Sunday.


Iranian DM: No plan to purchase Russian S-400

Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan underlined that purchase of the Russian made S-400 air defense missile system is not on Iran’s agenda.

Terrorists in Syria equipped with new weapons: Ex-Iranian DM

Head of the Strategic Center of the General Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi said Syria’s Khan Touman, which fell into the hands of terrorist groups equipped by the enemies of Syria with advanced weapons, will be recaptured soon.


Iran, Russia discuss naval equipment deal

Iranian and Russian Defense Ministries are in talks to conclude an agreement to have Iran’s naval needs fulfilled by Russia, a top Iranian commander announced.


Iran to continue ‘military advisory services’ in Syria

Foreign Ministry spokesperson has said as long as foreign intervention in Syria continues, Iran will continue its military advisory services to Syrian government.


Iran says European banks still wary of US sanctions threat

Big European banks remain reluctant to work in Iran four months after the lifting of international sanctions under a landmark nuclear deal with world powers, an Iranian official said Sunday.

IMF delegation arrives in Tehran

First Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) David Lipton at the head of a delegation arrived here Sunday.

Iran will never backtrack in face of US aggression: Commander

A senior Iranian commander says the Islamic Republic will never backtrack in the face of acts of aggression by the United States in the region.