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IRGC most supportive entity of neighbors against terrorism

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said labeling the IRGC as a terrorist organization would not prove beneficiary for the US.


Iran to buy 950 tons yellow cake: Salehi

Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) announced Tehran-Astana deal for buying 950 tons yellow cake from Kazakhstan which referred to the joint commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).


Rouhani says JCPOA a great job

President Hassan Rouhani praised the achievements gained by the 2015 nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), stressing the agreement was a great job.


Iran’s nuclear activities in line with JCPOA: IAEA Director-general

The first report by Director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano in 2017 has reaffirmed that Iran’s all nuclear activities are in line with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, Iran’s envoy to Vienna said.


Safe zones total disrespect to Syria’s sovereignty

Iranian Parliament’s Director General for Foreign Affairs stressed that creating any safe zones in Syria is a total disrespect for the country’s sovereignty and is a violation of its territorial integrity.

FM spokesman rejects any diplomatic ties with US

Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi on Saturday said there is no relations between Iran and the United States stressing whatever has been done so far was only limited to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).


Iranian director sends video to message to US rally

An Oscar-nominated Iranian film director has sent a video message to a rally attended by celebrities and top talent agents. It’s intended to thank the Hollywood community for its support during his boycott of the awards ceremony.


Iran joins Renault, Peugeot supply chain

Iran’s RISECO and MECAPLAST of France signed a joint venture in a situation that 30-percent exports condition will be implemented for a spare part contract.


Iran average petroleum product exports hit 450kbd since March

Iran has exported an average of 450,000 barrels/d of petroleum products in the first 10 months of the current calendar year which began on March 20 2016, a senior energy official said.


Iran managed to raise issue of dust at int’l level: UN official

UN Undersecretary General Erik Solheim said on Friday that Iran has managed to raise the issue of dust storm at international level and urge other countries to take practicle measures to solve the problem.