Iran’s coverage: IRGC spokesman hits back at US envoy Haley’s claim on Yemeni missile

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IRGC spokesman dismisses US allegations about supply of Iranian missiles to Yemen

Head of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Public Relations Department and IRGC Spokesman General Ramezan Sharif strongly dismissed the recent remarks by the US envoy over the supply of Iranian missiles to Yemen, saying the missiles had been imported from the former Soviet Union and North Korea.


Iran to file complaint with UN over Haley’s claim

Foreign Minister Zarif told Sputnik that Iran will file a complaint with the United Nations over the US Ambassador Nikki Haley’s missile-related claim against the Islamic Republic.

Iranian FM, Nakhchivan speaker meet

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Chairman of the Supreme Assembly of Nakhchivan Vasif Talibov met in Tehran on Sunday.


Iran Air CEO: Airbus to finance Iran’s aircraft purchases

Iran Air (HOMA) CEO Farzaneh Sharafbafi said France’s Airbus will undertake financing of aircraft purchases by the Islamic Republic of Iran.


Iran says key oil players presented Azadegan plans

Iran says several leading oil and gas players have submitted the results of their studies over the development of one of its biggest oil prospects – Azadegan oil field.

Iran joins ‘Association of Tax Authorities of Islamic Countries ‘

Iranian president has submitted the membership act of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Association of Tax Authorities of Islamic Countries to the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance.


Prices of Iranian crude stand at $62 per barrel

Iran’s light crude prices fell by 71 cents to be traded at 62.03 dollars per barrel in the week leading to December 08.


MPs sign letter for questioning Rouhani on currency

Iranian lawmakers on Sunday put down their signatures on a letter to question President Rouhani over the recent controversy on currency.

Iranian Navy capable of building 200-meter-long aircraft carriers: Commander

A senior commander at the General Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces praised the Navy’s self-sufficiency in manufacturing military hardware and said the naval forces are capable of building aircraft carriers with a length of 200 meters.

Tehran to host emergency meeting of PUOICM on Palestine Monday

An emergency meeting of the Palestinian Committee of the Parliamentary Union of the OIC Member States (PUOICM) is slated to be held in the Iranian capital of Tehran on Monday.