Iran confirms Saudi delegation visit to Tehran
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Sunday confirmed a report that a Saudi delegation plans to visit Tehran in the coming days.
Iran’s condensate exports up 18% since March
Iran reported an 18-percent growth in exports of condensate to global markets, saying its exports of the ultra-light fuel in the five months from March 21 exceeded 90 million barrels.
North Korea declares H-bomb test ‘perfect success’
North Korea announced it detonated a thermonuclear device Sunday in its sixth and most powerful nuclear test to date, a big step toward its goal of developing nuclear weapons. The North called it a “perfect success” while its neighbors condemned the blast immediately.
Furious Russia demands swift return of closed US facilities
Russia on Sunday demanded the US rethink its shuttering of Moscow’s diplomatic premises, insisting Washington bore sole responsibility for worsening ties after the “hostile act”.
WWII bomb forces evacuation of 60,000 in Frankfurt
At least 60,000 people were forced to leave their homes in central Frankfurt on Sunday, as Germany began an operation to defuse a huge unexploded World War II bomb dubbed “blockbuster”.
Iran can produce low-price cars for exports
Professor Michael Höschl is a trainer in the training academy of BMW factory.
Ejei: House arrest will remain in place
Iranian Judiciary spokesman Gholamhossein Mohseni Ejei said on Sunday that the house arrest of those behind the unrests after 2009 presidential election will remain in place.
Leader: Capable manpower can solve all problems in country
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said all existing problems in Iran can be overcome through taking advantage of capable manpower that abounds in the country.
Iran dismisses UN ‘politically-charged’ rights report
Iran lambasted a recent report by a UN rights rapporteur as “politically-charged and selective,” saying it has been devised based on misinformation.
Commander: Iran’s air defense system operational by March 2018
A senior Iranian commander said the domestically-built Bavar-373 air defense system has been tested and will be employed alongside the Russian-made S-300 missile defense system by March 2018.
Nuclear compliance verification not based on U.S. motives: Zarif
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said the verification of Iran’s compliance with the
2015 nuclear deal is not based on U.S. officials’ “ulterior motives”.
‘UN rights report based on wrong information’
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Sunday that Iran does not recognize
a recent UN report on the situation of human rights in Iran, saying it has been drafted based on “wrong information”.
North Korea conducts ‘successful’ H-bomb test
North Korea says it has conducted a “successful” hydrogen bomb test, hours after two tremors were detected in the country.
Mistranslation could threaten the nuclear deal: The Atlantic
In an article in the Atlantic published on Sept. 2, David Eckels Wade, a former State Department official during the Obama administration, and Ariane Tabatabai, a senior analyst at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), have cited examples how mistranslation could threaten the Iran nuclear deal, internationally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
Huge blaze forces hundreds to evacuate in Los Angeles
A massive fire described as the biggest in the history of Los Angeles, forcing hundreds of people to evacuate their homes.
Syrian government forces inflict heavy losses on terrorists
Syrian government forces have carried out fresh operations against ISIL (Daesh) terrorists across the violence-plagued Arab country, inflicting substantial losses on them.
Bouthaina portrayed in her generation’s imagination
Ilia and Arya, twin sixyear old boys, made this drawing after they heard about the sufferings of Bouthaina al-Rimi.
Iran confident to deploy its version of S-300 missile by March
Iran is confident that its air defense will deploy a domestically made ballistic missile by March 2018,
which it says matches the prestigious Russian-made S-300.
Professionalism can solve problems: Ayatollah Khamenei
Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Sunday that all existing problems can be overcome through taking advantage of efficient manpower that abounds in the country.
Nuclear official: Any inspection will be within IAEA protocols
The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran’s spokesman has said that “any inspection” of Iran’s “facilities”
would be done within the framework of the July 2015 nuclear deal and the IAEA’s protocols.
Iran confirms issuance of visa for Saudi team
Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi confirmed on Sunday that Iran has issued visa for a Saudi delegation who wants to visit Saudi Arabia’s diplomatic missions in Iran.
Commander: Iran builds electromagnetic radars to trace cruise missiles
Deputy Commander of the Iranian Navy for Coordination Rear Admiral Amir Rastegari announced that his country’s experts have manufactured stateof-the-art electromagnetic radars which can trace cruise missiles.