Iran’s coverage: Trump’s mud-slinging can’t hurt Iranian people’s defense, resistance: Zarif

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Iran FM: Trump’s mudslinging can’t blemish Iran’s honor

Iranian minister of foreign affairs said no mudslinging from people like Trump can spoil Iran’s honor and defense, as long as Iranians back their country, Islamic establishment and Revolution.


Russian Senate urges US Congress to sustain Iran nuclear deal

Lawmakers in the upper house of Russia’s parliament are set to call in a statement on their colleagues in US Congress and other Western legislatures to do all in their power to help protect the multilateral Iran deal, which they say is under threat by the US president.

Foreign Ministry submits 7th report on JCPOA to parliament

Foreign Ministry on Monday submitted the 7th full report on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) to the Iranian parliament.

Rouhani says Trump’s attempts to undermine JCPOA have failed

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has stressed that all of US President Donald Trump’s efforts to undermine the nuclear deal have so far failed.


Zarif meets with South African President

Iran’s foreign minister, who is on visit to Republic of South Africa (RSA), met and talked with the African country’s President, Jacob Zuma, on Monday evening.


Iran’s missile program not open to negotiation: UN envoy

Iranian Deputy Ambassador to the United Nations Es’haq Al-e Habib says the country’s missile program is not open to negotiation and will continue with strength and according to the Islamic Republic’s national defense agenda.

Over 100 major projects planned in Tehran for foreign investors: Mayor

Tehran Mayor Mohammad Ali Najafi highlighted efforts to attract foreign investments to develop the Iranian capital, saying more than 100 mega projects are being planned to be carried out with foreign investments.


Kazakhstan renews support for Iran’s SCO membership

A senior Kazakh official voiced his country’s support for Iran’s membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).


Iran: Israel’s nuclear arsenal threatening region, beyond

Deputy Permanent Representative of Iran to the UN Eshaq Al Habib blasted the Iranophobia scenario pursued by the West against the country’s nuclear program, and said that the Israeli regime is causing the worst type of threat to the international security and stability.


Iran FM Leaves South Africa for Uganda

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has left the South African capital of Pretoria for Uganda’s capital of Kampala at the head of a high-ranking political and business delegation.