Iran’s coverage: IAEA chief warns of ‘great loss’ if nuclear deal collapses

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Collapse of Iran nuclear deal would be ‘great loss:’ U.N. watchdog chief

Any collapse of the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and major powers would be a“great loss”, the head of the U.N. atomic agency policing the accord said on Monday, alluding to a U.S. threat to pull out of it.


Iran to boost missile power regardless of politics: Top Official

The secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council made it clear to France’s foreign minister that Tehran will enhance its missile capabilities as part of a defense strategy which would not be affected by political factors.


CTBT has no on-site inspections in Iran

Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman has rejected American website Al-Monitor’s report claiming the US has dispatched inspection equipment to Iran to monitor the implementation of JCPOA.


FM Zarif meets French counterpart Le Drian in Tehran

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with visiting French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Monday in Tehran and the two discussed bilateral relations.


Iran: Hostile states not allowed to navigate warships in North of Greater Tunb

Lieutenant Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy General Alireza Tangsiri said 6 countries that have adopted a hostile approach towards Iran are not allowed to sail through the waters North of the Greater Tunb in the Persian Gulf.


Armed forces spox: Iran to resolutely continue missile program

Iran’s Armed Forces Spokesman says that no politician has the right to start dialogue on the country’s missile defense system with the foreigners, adding Iran will resolutely continue its missile program.


Iran FM, Turkish MP discuss bilateral ties

Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the head of Turkish parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee Volkan Bozkir discussed the ways of enhancing bilateral relations.


IRGC Official: Iran’s missile program no issue for talks

Iranian Supreme Leader’s Deputy Representative at the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Brigadier General Mohammad Ali Asoudi underlined that the country will never hold talks with the foreign states on its missile power.


Iran says can produce higher enriched uranium in less than two days: TV

Iran said on Monday it could produce higher enriched uranium within two days if the United States quit a 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and six major powers, Tehran’s Arabic language al-Alam TV reported.


Louvre items put on display in Tehran

The National Museum of Iran is holding an exhibition of dozens of masterpieces from the Louvre, the most famous museum of France.