Iran’s coverage: Iran’s regional policies to remain untouched by nuclear deal: SNSC secretary

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Top Security Chief: Iran’s regional policies to remain untouched by nuclear deal

Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani, whose body is in charge of monitoring implementation of the nuclear deal with the world powers, said Tehran has kept a watchful eye on powers’ compliance with their undertakings and would not allow the agreement to influence its regional policies.


Acclaimed director Abbas Kiarostami dies at 76

Abbas Kiarostami, award-winning Iranian filmmaker, died at 76 in Paris on Monday.

President Rouhani vows to eradicate misuse of public funds

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has promised to root out “corruption in the country’s administrative and economic system.”


Iran’s Zarif urges Muslims to stand united against terrorism

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif condemned a string of terrorist bombings in the Saudi Arabian cities of Qatif, Medina and Jeddah, calling for stronger unity among Muslim nations as the only way to counter terrorism in the Middle East region.

Iran condemns terrorist attacks in Saudi Arabia

Foreign ministry spokesman condemned the Monday night’s terrorist attacks in different parts of Saudi Arabia.


Jahangiri: Iran gives priority to transfer of technology in foreign trade

First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri said on Monday that Iran gives priority to ransfer of technologiy in foreign trade to materialize the Economy of Resistance.


Sayyari: Navy has installed missile, electronic warfare tools along Iranian coastlines

Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said the Navy has installed missile and electronic warfare apparatus alongside Iranian coasts.


New chief of staff resolved to boost Iranian armed forces’ defense power

New Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said on Tuesday that combating threats and increasing the defensive power of Iran’s military troops will stand atop his agenda.

Iran ambassador calls for international pressure on Israel regime to release Iranian diplomats

Iran’s Ambassador to Lebanon Mohammad Fathali said on Monday that four Iranian diplomats have been kidnapped by Israeli proxy militia in Lebanon in 1982 and are kept in Israeli prisons, calling for international pressure on Israel to release them.


India’s biggest shipping firm to resume sailing to Iran

Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) will resume sailing to Iran this month after a four-year gap, transporting an oil cargo for a state-run refiner, the chairman of India’s biggest shipping company said on Tuesday.