Iran’s coverage: Iran inaugurates three oil fields in Khouzestan

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Pres. Rouhani unveils three oil projects

President Hassan Rouhani has inaugurated three projects to increase crude production at West Karun joint oilfields.

Qasemi extends condolences for martyrdom of journalist

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi condoled the martyrdom of Iranian journalist in Syria.


Iran, Hungary hold common views on terrorism

Iranian Parl. Speaker Ali Larijani said Sat. Iran and Hungary hold common views on the massive threat of terrorism and the current developments in the region.  


Chinese defense min. arrives in Tehran

Chinese Minister of Defense Chang Wanquan arrived in Tehran on Sunday and was welcomed by his Iranian counterpart Dehghan.

Iran to act on par with US if JCPOA violated: Senior lawmaker

A senior Iranian lawmaker says the Islamic Republic will act on par with the United States in case of any violation in the implementation of last year’s nuclear agreement signed between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries.

Iran to offer healthcare services to Arba’een pilgrims

Pilgrims who are travelling to the Iraqi holy city of Karbala to take part in Arba’een rituals are offered with healthcare services provided with Iran’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS), IRNA news agency reported.


Russian oil companies’ delegation to visit Iran next week

Representatives of Russian oil companies will visit Iran next week, Iranian Deputy Minister of Petroleum for International Affairs and Trading Amir-Hossein Zamaninia said Sunday.

Top Russian parliamentarian sets off for Iran to hold key talks

Russia’s Federation Council Chairperson Valentina Ivanovna Matvienko has left Moscow for Tehran to hold key talks with senior Iranian officials.

Iranian President lauds oil industry’s post-JCPOA achievement

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani praised the success of the country’s oil industry to rapidly improve its conditions in the post-sanctions era in terms of output and exports.


Iran, Iraq stress reinforcing border guards

Iranian Border Guards Commander Brigadier General Qassem Rezayee and his and Iraqi counterpart General Hamid Abdullah Ibrahim in a meeting in the city of Mehran in Western Iran on Sunday discussed broadening of mutual cooperation.