Iran’s coverage: Iran warns Saudi Arabia over Hajj quota

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Saudi not entitled to give Iran’s Hajj quota to others, says official

Head of Iranian Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization Saeed O’hadi reiterated that Saudi Arabia does not have the right to give Iran’s Hajj quota to other countries.


Kabul attacks show depth of Daesh depravity, Iranian FM tweets

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Saturday deadly bomb attacks in Kabul are an example of the depravity of the Daesh terrorist group.


Anti Iran psycho-war on Munich incident criticized

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi criticized psychological war waged on Iran on the pretext of Munich shooting on Friday afternoon.


Iran to protest to IAEA over leaked document

Behrouz Kamalvandi said Sun. Iran’s representative to the IAEA will submit a note of protest to the nuclear Agency over the leaked confidential information about Iran’s long-term nuclear plans.


Iran after creating large-scale exporting firms

Iran’s deputy industry minister has announced that the country is seeking to establish major exporting companies.


Speaker blasts West, S. Arabia for blocking Iran’s use of N. deal advantages

Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani lashed out at the western states and Saudi Arabia for their efforts to block Iran’s access to the benefits and privileges of the last year nuclear deal with the world powers.

20 military drills to be held by March 2017

Commander of Army Ground Forces has said the Army would held 20 military drill throughout the year.


Envoy appreciates Iran’s rapid support for Turkish Gov’t after coup

Turkish Ambassador to Tehran Reza Hakan Tekin thanked Iranian officials for their rapid reaction and support for the government of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan after the recent crumbled military coup.


Zarif begins four-nation tour to Africa

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday left Tehran for Nigeria, which will be the first destination of Zarif’s tour to west Africa.


Judiciary spokesman confirms detention of Iranian-American

Judiciary Spokesman Gholamhossein Mohseni Ejei confirmed reports about the detention of an Iranian-American national in Northern Iran in the last two days.