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Iran to withdraw from JCPOA if sanctions reinstated: Top General

Iran’s top military commander says Tehran will definitely withdraw from the nuclear deal it has signed with world powers if sanctions against the country are reinstated in any form.

Iran unveils new radar system for defense purposes

Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami unveiled a new radar system named Afaq (Horizons) on Monday.


Putin’s Tehran visit to mainly focus on INSTC talks

The main objective on the Wed. visit of Russia’s Putin and Azerbaijan’s Aliyev to Tehran is to follow up talks on the International North–South Transport Corridor (INSTC), Deputy FM Rahimpour said Sunday.


Iran meeting nuclear deal commitments – IAEA chief

Iran is fulfilling its commitments under the nuclear deal with world powers and inspectors are not facing any problems in their verification efforts, the International Atomic Energy Agency’s director-general said on Monday.


Tehran, Vienna urge all sides’ compliance with Iran nuclear deal

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Austrian Secretary-General for Foreign Affairs Michael Linhart, during a meeting in Tehran on Sunday, underlined the need for all parties to Iran nuclear deal to remain committed to the international accord.


Death penalty for Mossad spy not definite

Judiciary Spokesman Gholamhossein Mohseni Ejei said on Sunday that the dossier attributed to a Mossad spy has not been approved by its judge along with experts of the intelligence ministry and the relative death sentence is not definite.


KRG official: Kurds warned by general Soleimani of consequences of referendum

Representative of the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in Tehran Nazim Dabagh revealed that Commander of the Quds Force of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Qassem Soleimani had warned the Kurdish officials of the consequences of the independence referendum.


UK mission to Tehran not canceled

Spokesman of the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Bahram Qasemi said on Monday that the British mission’s visit to Iran has not been canceled.


Syria urges addressing violations of previously reached agreements

The head of Iranian delegation in seventh two-day round of the Astana-format talks on Syria said the Syrian delegation has asked for addressing the violations of the agreements reached in the previous talks, which we will discuss in the final talks tomorrow with the participation of ceasefire guarantor states.

Tehran to host Iran-Russia-Azerbaijan summit Wednesday

Tehran will play host to the second trilateral summit of Iran, Russia and Azerbaijan on Wednesday, Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said.