Iran’s coverage: Iran to decide on US sanctions vote: Rouhani

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Iran committee to decide on ISA ratification: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says a committee tasked with monitoring the implementation of a nuclear agreement with six world powers will on Wednesday decide on how to respond to the US Congress’ recent extension of a piece of anti-Iran legislation.


Damascus makes own picks of supporters in Aleppo operation – Deputy FM Bogdanov

Russia is cooperating with legitimate Syrian government in the fight against terrorism while Damascus has the right to invite other partners that could help it defeat terrorists, Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said Monday.


Russia using Iran’s airbase currently not on agenda: Qassemi

Iran says Russia currently has no plans for using the airbase near the western Iranian city of Hamedan for its anti-terrorism operations.


Iran says UN atomic agency chief to visit Tehran again

Iran’s top nuclear official says the head of the U.N. nuclear watchdog will visit Iran later this month.


Iran could foil all regional threats: Army commander

Iran’s Armed Forces are capable enough to ward off all regional threats by relying on their indigenous defense know-how, says Army Commander Major General Ataollah Salehi.


Rouhani says Iran will not let Trump rip up nuclear deal

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday he would not let U.S. President-elect Donald Trump rip up a global nuclear deal, warning of unspecified repercussions if Washington reneges on the agreement.


Iran’s FM dismisses win-lose approach on Syria

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif rejected the possibility of a win-lose approach for resolving the crisis in Syria, saying an effectual initiative should include all sides.


Judiciary chief: Iran to respond to US breach of JCPOA

Judiciary chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani said on Monday that Iran is ready to give response to US breach of nuclear deal by extension of Iran Sanctions Act.


Iran’s oil output rose by 40k bpd in Nov.

New indications have appeared showing that Iran continued to increase its production of crude oil last month.


Zarif departs Beijing for Tokyo

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif at the end of his visit to China departed Beijing for Tokyo on Tuesday.