Iran’s coverage: Trump’s travel ban rings of his fake empathy

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Iran’s Zarif says Trump’s new travel ban shows his fake empathy to Iranians

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that US President Donald Trump’s new travel ban is proof of his fake empathy for Iranians.


Rouhani: Iran opposing moves against Iraq’s territorial integrity

President Hassan Rouhani reaffirmed Tehran’s opposition to any move running against the Iraqi territorial integrity and national unity, saying that all should know that their legitimacy lies within Iraq’s Constitution.

Official: Iran not to allow any reconsideration of JCPOA

Supreme Leader’s Advisor Ali Akbar Velayati said on Sunday that the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action is an international agreement and Iran strongly rules out any talks about it or revising it.


Iran displays S-300 air defense missile system to public

Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guard has displayed the country’s sophisticated Russian-made S-300 air defense system in central Tehran.

President in a phone conversation with Russian president: Iran-Russia ties to further strengthen by advancing existing projects/Territorial integrity in region, not changing borders key for Iran

President Hassan Rouhani of Iran and President Putin of Russia had a telephone conversation with in which Dr Rouhani welcomed deepening of the comprehensive relations between Tehran and Moscow, emphasising that relations between the two countries will be strengthened further by the implementation of the existing projects.


Iran says OPEC action on output cuts must address Libya, Nigeria

OPEC’s commitment to cutting production to clear a global glut is working, but the group needs to address rising output from Libya and Nigeria, Iran’s Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said.


Fordow emblem of martyrdom, faith, patriotism

Iran’s nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi made a visit to Fordow village in Qom Province, which a home to Fordow Fuel Enrichment Plant, and met with people residing there.


Turkey, Russia, Iran work on new de-escalation zone in Syria

Turkey, Russia and Iran work on setting up a new de-escalation zone – in Syria’s Afrin, the Anadolu news agency quoted Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim as saying on Monday.


Qatar Foreign Minister: Blockade pushing it closer to Iran economically

An economic blockade on Qatar is having the effect of pushing Qatar closer to Iran economically, Qatar’s foreign minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani told reporters in Paris.

British envoy voices happiness to see Iran-UK high-profile co-op

British envoy to Iran Nicholas Hopton in a message expressed satisfaction over high-level projects between Iran and the UK companies.