Iran’s coverage: Leader hails Iran Army commander’s emphasis on unity of Armed Forces

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Dear youth, do your utmost to advance and improve the Army

Ayatollah Khamenei, the Commander-in-chief of the three branches of power, met with the Commander-in-chief of the army and a number of Ground Force commanders, today (Sunday).


As U.S., North Korea plan to meet, Iran warns against Trump deals

A U.S. push to change the Iran nuclear deal was sending a “very dangerous message” that countries should never negotiate with Washington, Iran’s foreign minister warned as U.S. and North Korean leaders prepare to meet for denuclearization talks.


Iran Europe’s investment hub

Head of the Investment and Consultancy Services at Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIM) says Iran can become an ‘investment hub’ for EU countries given its geographical position and large educated work force.


Shamkhani to attend Russia’s high security representatives meeting

Iran’s security chief Ali Shamkhani will take part and address the 9th International Meeting of High Representatives for Security Issues hosted by Russia in Sochi, the head of Security Council’s PR office said Sunday.


Iran President vows not to restrict social media

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says removing the monopoly of foreign messaging apps by reinforcing domestic ones does not mean other social networks must be restricted.


Iranian foreign minister on if he could ever work with Mike Pompeo

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Mike Pompeo’s nomination and possible confirmation to be the next U.S. Secretary of State is an indication to the international community that the U.S. is “not serious” about international obligations, including holding up the Iran nuclear deal.


Foreign military commanders in Iran for IONS

As Iran is geared up to host the largest military conference in its history, senior military officials and commanders from various countries are arriving in Tehran to attend the international event.


Iran strongly denounces Kabul terrorist blast

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has condemned the latest terrorist attack in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, as “a criminal and inhumane” move.


Iranian foreign minister: US has never abandoned idea of regime change

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said in a new interview that the United States has never let go of its push for regime change in his country.

Iran designs system to inspect Airbus A320’s landing gear

Iranian engineers have managed to design and manufacture a homegrown system to check the landing gear of Airbus A320.