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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has stressed that Tehran is a threat to no country, rejecting remarks by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu who vilified Iran as an “aggressive empire”.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the Israeli occupation of Palestine will not last long.
Iran has increased its missile production three-fold, a senior Revolutionary Guards commander said Wednesday, according to the Fars news service.
Female parliamentarians have called for broader participation of women in the Iranian society, particularly its labour market and politics, arguing it will help spur the development of the 80-million nation.
Increasing Iran’s defensive power is ‘unstoppable’, said an Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) commander on Wednesday.
Iran’s ّFebruary petroleum exports to Asian an European markets reached 2.6 million barrels per day.
Russia and Iran have discussed the deliveries of Russian SSJ-100 (Sukhoi SuperJet-100) airliners to the Islamic Republic, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said in an interview with the Rossiya-24 TV channel.
Iran’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency Reza Najafi underlined that the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) is not a one-sided road and it could be implemented if all parties fulfill their mandates.
Upon his arrival in Iraqi capital Baghdad, Iran’s First Vice President Es’hagh Jahangiri told reporters he has traveled to Iraq to strengthen bilateral relations in all fields.
Two ministers will be summoned to parliament next week to attend an impeachment session called over their failure to address a string of issues, including aviation safety that received a setback after a recent plane crash in central Iran.