Iran’s coverage: Iran unveils domestically produced tank with advanced capability, mass-production line

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Iran unveils highly-advanced Karrar Tank

Iran’s first highly-advanced domestically-manufactured tank called ‘Karrar’ has been unveiled on Sunday in the presence of Defense Minister.

FM: Iran opposed to US military presence in Syria

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned that deployment of the US military forces in Syria would lead to the reinvigoration of extremist groups in the region.


Iranian advisor warns Bahraini Gov’t against consequences of mistreating Sheikh Qassim

Senior Advisor to the Iranian Parliament Speaker Hossein Amir Abdollahian warned the Bahraini government about the dire consequences of harassing and mistreating senior religious leader Sheikh Issa Qassim.


Official: Airbus to deliver 3rd A330 to Iran next week

A senior official announced that the giant aviation company Airbus will deliver the third passenger plane to the country in the coming days.

Iran strongly condemns terrorist incident in Damascus

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi on Saturday strongly condemned the “heineous and shameful” crime of terrorists in Damascus.


Iranian women should participate further in different areas: Official

Vice-President for Women and Family Affairs Shahindokht Molaverdi called for expansion of Iranian women participation in different fields, political arenas in particular.


Injudicious US policies root cause of Mideast tensions: Iran

The Iranian Foreign Ministry has dismissed the “spiteful” anti-Iran remarks by the head of the US Central Command, saying Washington’s “injudicious and incorrect” policies are the root cause of tensions in the Middle East.


Foreign Ministry warns nationals on visit to Turkey

The Iranian Foreign Ministry has issued a warning statement, urging Iranians to avoid unnecessary trips to Turkey during Nowruz holidays.In the wake of new year vacations, the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has advised nationals to exercise due caution in case they travel to Turkey.


Iran broadly promotes tourism at ITB Berlin

Over 30 Iranian tourism-associated businesses including transport operators and hotel managers are showcasing full charms of the country at the 51st ITB Berlin — Internationale Tourismus-Börse Berlin, which wraps up today.


Return to Persia: Russian off-road SUVs come back to Iran

The famous Russian automobile manufacturer UAZ is poised to begin production of its iconic off-road vehicles in the Islamic Republic of Iran.