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Iran ready for immediate countermeasure to US decision on sanctions

AEOI spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi said Wed. that Iran is ready to take immediate countermeasures if the Trump administration decides against waiving sanctions under the nuclear deal.


US House passes resolution in support of recent riots in Iran

The US House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a resolution Tuesday supporting a handful of foreign-backed opportunists who turned the recent peaceful protests against high prices in Iran violent.

Sanchi crew probably trapped in tanker engine room: Iran

Iran says the potential survivors of the ablaze Sanchi oil tanker could be trapped in the vessel’s engine room 14 meters below the water surface.


US to announce decision on Iran nuclear deal Friday

US Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy said that the Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to meet with President Donald Trump and Defense Secretary James Mattis and that the decision on recertifying the Iran nuclear deal is expected on January 12.


Iran ready for worst scenario if US quits JCPOA: Former negotiator

Iran is ready for the worst scenario if the US withdraws the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) reached between Iran and G5+1 (US, UK, Russia, China, France plus Germany) in 2015.


President Rouhani backs lawful gatherings

Constructive criticism and lawful gatherings are productive and will prepare the ground for positive change and improvement in the society, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said.


London committed to Iran nuclear deal: UK Envoy

The UK government has been committed to Iran nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and will implement it completely, British ambassador to Iran said on Tuesday.

Era of foreign interference in Iran over

Head of Iran, Britain Parliamentary Friendship Group met with Jack Straw and voiced his protest to the stance adopted by Britain in the Security Council on recent protests in Iran and said that the era of foreign interference in Iran is at an end.


EU countries need to Keep distance with US on JCPOA

In a meeting with former Italian Former Italian Prime Minister Massimo D’Alema, Iranian Parliament’s General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said European countries need to distance themselves from the US regarding JCPOA.

FM Zarif arrives in Moscow

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, heading a high-ranking delegation, arrived in Moscow on Wednesday.