Iran’s coverage: Saudi Arabia’s actions to lead to isolation from Muslim World: Leader’s Top Aide

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Riyadh’s actions will isolate it from Muslim world: Velayati

A high-ranking Iranian official has said that Saudi Arabia’s plots and conspiracies throughout the Arab and Muslim world will eventually result in the kingdom’s isolation.


British Foreign Secretary to call Iran’s Zarif over dual citizen’s case

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson would call his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif to discuss the case of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a dual Iranian-British citizen held in Iran since April.


Ayatollah Khamenei hails Arbaeen pilgrimage as outstanding event

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei applauded the growing enthusiasm for commemoration of Arbaeen, describing the magnificent pilgrimage to the holy shrine of Imam Hussein (AS) in Karbala to mark Arbaeen as a major event bestowed by Almighty God.


Iran urges Europe to push business ties as U.S. brings nuclear deal into doubt

Europe must make clear how it will react if the United States pulls out of the multinational nuclear deal with Iran and do more to encourage international banks to return to the country, a senior Iranian official said on Tuesday.


Iran deal proves diplomacy can replace war: Official

Iran nuclear deal is a clear example of how diplomacy can replace the prospect of war, an Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister said on Tuesday.


Almost two years on, Iran fully committed to nuclear deal terms: IAEA chief

The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has once again hailed Iran for remaining fully committed to the terms of its 2015 nuclear agreement with six world powers, amid global concerns over American threats against the landmark pact.


Senior Iranian, Pakistani officials discuss anti-terrorism fight

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Pakistani Army Commander General Qamar Javed Bajwa in a meeting in Tehran on Monday conferred on ways to increase cooperation in fighting terrorism and extremism.


Syrian PM urges expansion of economic ties with Iran

In a Mon. meeting with Iran’s Velayati, Syrian Prime Minister Imad Khamis stressed the importance of boosting economic, trade cooperation and joint developmental projects between Syria and Iran.


Saudi Arabia repeats claim of Iran involvement in supplying weapons to Yemen’s Houthis

Saudi Arabia has repeated an accusation that Iran is supplying Houthi fighters in Yemen with weapons, days after Iranian officials denied any transfer of arms to the Arab country, which has been under a Saudi-led invasion and blockade.


Iran sees Pakistan security as its own: Defense minister

Iranian minister of defense declared here on Tuesday that Tehran sees Islamabad’s security ‘as its own’.