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Erdogan, Rouhani agree to maintain Turkey, Iran, Russia cooperation in Syria

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani agreed on Tuesday to maintain the cooperation between Turkey, Iran and Russia for a political solution to the conflict in Syria, a source in Erdogan’s office said.

FM: Sanctions solidify people resolve to support domestic potentials

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the economic sanctions imposed on Iran have consolidated Iranians’ determination to support domestic capacities.


Majlis speaker: Iran helps Syria fight terrorism

Tehran along with Moscow has helped the Syrian government counter terrorism, Iranian Majlis (Parliament) speaker said on Tuesday.

Sweden complying with Iran nuclear deal: Minister

Swedish Minister for EU Affairs and Trade Ann Linde said Sweden is complying with the Iran nuclear deal, also known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).


Vietnam, Iran hold huge potential for cooperation

There are plenty of room for Vietnamese and Iranian enterprises to cooperate in the fields of oil and gas, petrochemicals, port, information and technology, telecommunication and tourism, said Speaker of the Parliament of Iran Ali Ardeshir Larijani.

EU foreign ministers weigh JCPOA survival without US

Ireland’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Simon Coveney said that EU is strongly keen on preserving Iran nuclear deal (JCPOA), as European foreign ministers discussed preservation of the deal in the absence of the US, in Vienna on Monday.


Russia asks Europe not to give in to US pressures on Iran N. Deal

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov called on the European states not to surrender to the US pressures to review or discard the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and the world powers.

Top commander highlights ‘Incalculability’ of Iran’s response to foreign threats

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri underscored the country’s growing military power, warning enemies of Iran’s ‘incalculable’ response to any foreign threat or act of aggression.

Iran’s consulate general to Erbil: Tehran, Erbil flight to resume soon

Morteza Ebadi Consulate General of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Erbil said that Tehran-Erbil flight will be resumed in the shortest time possible.

4 Iranian security forces martyred in cross-border attack on frontier with Pakistan

Iranian IRGC forces announced on Tuesday that 4 Iranian security forces including two Basiji forces were martyred in an attack on a border post in southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchistan.