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Iran ready for any JCPOA-related scenario: Deputy FM

 Iran has warned that it is well prepared to deal with any possible scenario related to the future of the country’s nuclear agreement with world powers, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

Time ripe for growth in Iran-Sri Lanka ties: Larijani

 Ali Larijani, the Iranian Parliament Speaker, told the media, on Wednesday upon arriving in Sri Lanka, that Iran and Sri Lanka should increase their trade interactions and develop political and trade ties.

US working with European partners to ‘fix’ Iran nuclear deal – State Dept.

The United States is actively working with its European partners in order to “fix” the Iran nuclear agreement, also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs David Satterfield said during testimony before the House Foreign Affairs Committee.

Iran to get 14 ATR, Airbus, Boeing aircraft this year 

Iran will receive 14 new passenger aircraft this year based on agreements signed with Airbus, Boeing and ATR plane-makers, said a former deputy roads and urban development minister.

EU edges closer to new Iran sanctions ahead of Trump deadline, envoys say

European Union governments are showing more support for the idea of new sanctions on Iran proposed by Britain, France and Germany as a way of dissuading U.S. President Donald Trump from pulling out of the 2015 nuclear deal, diplomats say.

Iran, Iraq signs technical cooperation agreement

 Iran’s Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics and Iraqi Ministry of Communications on Wednesday signed a technical and specialized cooperation agreement.

IRGC foils domestic, foreign plots since 1979: statement

 The General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran issued a statement on Wednesday marking the anniversary of the founding of the IRGC in 1979.

Iran’s foreign ministry submits 9th report on JCPOA to parliament

Iran’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs handed over its ninth quarterly report to the parliament on the process of implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, known as the Joint comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

5.9 earthquake strikes Bushehr Province in southern Iran

 A magnitude 5.9 earthquake has jolted the Iranian southern province of Bushehr, with no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

U.S. hopes for success in talks with Europeans on ‘fixing’ Iran nuclear deal

 The United States hopes to reach agreement with Britain, France and Germany to address President Donald Trump’s concerns about the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, Washington’s disarmament ambassador said on Thursday.