Iran’s coverage: Iran blames US for creating ISIS

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Leader slams US for destabilizing region

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Monday lashed out at the US for creating the terrorist group of Daesh (ISIS), saying the region and its affairs do not concern the United States.

Iran has intelligence of S Arabia propping up terrorists near its borders: Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran has obtained intelligence showing that Saudi Arabia is “actively” propping up terrorist groups along Iranian eastern and western borders.

 

Iran never to violate JCPOA unilaterally: Zarif

Visiting Foreign Minister of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif stressed on Monday that Iran will never breach the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

 

Intelligence reveals Saudi complicity in Tehran attacks

Commander of Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps said Tue. that accurate intelligence points to Saudi Arabia’s complicity in June 7 terrorist attacks on Tehran, killing 17 people and injuring dozens of others.

 

Iran says Trump administration will end up abiding by nuclear deal

Iran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, said on Monday the Trump administration will end up abiding by the 2015 nuclear deal despite its protestations to the contrary because it is in the national interest of the United States.

 

EU’s Mogherini confident U.S. will stick to Iran nuclear deal

European foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Tuesday she was confident the United States would stick to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, despite its protestations to the contrary, as the deal is working.

 

FM Zarif: Political talks best solution to regional conflicts

Iranian foreign minister Zarif said exerting pressure and military aggression are wrong choices for settling regional disputes, stressing the need for political talks instead.

Velayati: Saudis ignorant of Iran and region

Head of the Strategic Center at the Expediency Council Ali Akbar Velayati said in a press conference here on Tuesday that Saudis’ statements against Iran stem from their inexperience and their not knowing Iran.

 

EU confirms Zarif correspondence with Mogherini

An informed source at the European Union (EU) confirmed that Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has written a letter to the bloc’s Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini on the implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.

 

Iranians celebrate as country qualify for 2018 FIFA World Cup

Iranians have poured into the streets of Tehran to celebrate their country’s qualification into next year’s World Cup finals.