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Iran’s coverage: Enemies fear Iran’s national might: Leader

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Iran’s show of national might disappoints enemies: Ayatollah Khamenei

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Iranians should put their national strength on display to discourage enemies from carrying out any act of aggression against the country.


Official says Iran indicts nuclear negotiation team member

Iran’s judiciary has indicted a member of the country’s team that negotiated the nuclear deal with world powers, a spokesman said Sunday, likely an Iranian-Canadian national previously detained by authorities on suspicion of espionage.

Iran to Dispatch about 80,000 Hajj pilgrims to Saudi Arabia this year: Official

Iran plans to send at least 80,000 nationals to Saudi Arabia for Hajj pilgrimage this summer provided that remaining issues are resolved in the ongoing talks with Riyadh, the representative of the Leader of the Islamic Revolution in Hajj and pilgrimage affairs said.

Certain Persian Gulf littoral states purchase security: Defense min.

Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan said on Monday some littoral states of the Persian Gulf buy their security and prepare the ground for presence of foreigners in the region.


FM spox.: Europeans prefer a living JCPOA

Foreign Ministry spokesperson has told a press conference Iran welcomes mediation including by Moscow to bring a détente to relations with Saudi Arabia.


Iran, S Africa agree to build GTL plant

Deputy oil minister has reported on an accord between Iran and South Africa to construct a 50-thousand-barrel GTL complex in Iran.


Results of Hajj talks to be announced in due time: Spokesman

Spokesman for the Foreign Ministry Bahram Qasemi says that Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization is responsible for holding talks with Saudi Arabia on Hajj issue, adding that the outcomes of the Hajj negotiations will be announced in due time.

Spokesman describes Iranian, Turkish Presidents’ meeting in Pakistan as positive

The recent meeting between Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Islamabad yielded positive results, a spokesman said on Monday.


Iran’s parliament ratifies budget bill for next year

Majlis (Iranian parliament) on Sunday approved the country’s budget for the next Iranian year of 1396 (March 2017-March 2018).


Saipa Group unveils all Iranian-made car ‘Quick’

All Iranian-made car ‘Quick’ has been unveiled by the country’s leading automaker Saipa Group.