Iran’s coverage: IRGC forces detain Daesh terrorists in western Iran

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21-member ISIS cell smashed in western Iran

In a joint operation by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) and Iranian intelligence forces, several members of an ISIS team were captured in Western Iran.

Latest developments discussed in Assad, Iranian Deputy FM meeting

Latest developments in the region and Syria were discussed in a meeting on Saturday between Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Jaberi Ansari.


Renegotiation of Iran nuclear deal not possible: Zarif

Iran’s foreign minister says the European Union has some standards, based on which, it is not possible to review the nuclear deal.


Ayat. Khamenei sends message to university students in Europe

Ayatollah Khamenei issued a message to participants attending the 52nd conference of the Islamic Union Association for Iranian Students in Europe.


Iran official sees oil, gas deals in 3-4 months

Iran is negotiating around 28 contracts with foreign companies, including from Japan, China, Russia and Europe, a senior official has said.


Israeli PM confirms ‘extraordinary’ anti-Iran alliance with Arab states

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has hailed close ties between Tel Aviv and some Arab countries, saying that Iran is one of the common concerns of the “extraordinary” alliance.

Iranian billionaire’s foreign-soil partners shun his debts repayment: Iran oil minister

Billionaire’s Babak Zanjani’s partners have contacted the Iranian Judiciary and said that they were game to pay his debts, but they have not made any payments yet, said the Iranian minister of petroleum on Saturday.

Iranians not banned from Twitter activity

Although Twitter corporation is legally banned from having activity in Iran, the Iranians are not banned from Twitter access, Iran’s Minister of Communications and Information Technology said on Saturday.


Iran has no trouble receiving oil money: Minister

Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh said the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) is fully repatriating the country’s oil money from its buyers.


Iran crowned at 2018 Takhti wrestling tournament

Iran’s Greco-Roman team finished first in the Takhti Greco-Roman Cup with 12 medals in Mahshahr, Khuzestan province, January 25-26.