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Iran’s coverage: Russian bombers conducted group strike on ISIL in Syria from Iran & Russia

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Russian Tu-22M3, Su-34 conduct group strike on Daesh in Syria from Iran, Russia

Russian Tu-22M3 and Su-34 bombers carried out group strikes on Daesh targets in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor from airfields in Russia and Iran, the Russian Defense Ministry said.


Norway earmarks one billion euro credit line to Iran

Norway will earmark one billion euro credit line to Iran upon three MoUs signed in presence of foreign ministers of Iran and Norway in Tehran on Wednesday.

Petroleum Min., Norwegian FM discuss oil cooperation

Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zanganeh and Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende discussed Iran-Norway cooperation in oil sector.


US official puts number of Iran-backed fighters in Iraq at 100K

Iran-backed Shia forces in Iraq have grown to 100,000 in the war against Daesh Takfiri militants, says Baghdad-based US military spokesman, Colonel Chris Garver.

Foreign ministry to pursue death of Iranian man in France

Iran’s foreign ministry informed source underlined that Iran is pursuing the death of an Iranian national in France.


Regional problems should be solved inside region: senior official

Special aide to Majlis (Parliament) speaker Hossein Amir Abdollahian stressed that regional questions should be addressed by the elements living inside the region.


Iran: Unity with Iraq guarantee against common threats

Unity between Iran and Iraq is a guarantee against common threats, says the chief of staff of the Iranian Armed Forces.


Iran, Norway ink cooperation shipping, sea insurance

Iran and Norway signed an insurance memorandum of understanding (MoU) on in the field of shipping.


Iran slams terrorist blasts in Turkish cities

Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi strongly condemned terrorist blasts early this morning in two Turkish cities of Van and Elazig.


China seals deals to award loans to Iran

Iran says it has signed two memorandums of understanding (MoUs) with two major Chinese banks to provide loans for its key development projects.