Iran’s coverage: Iran, Russia, Turkey meet to revive Astana talks after U.S. raid on Syria

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Iranian, Russian, Turkish top diplomats discuss Syria peace process

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Russian and Turkish counterparts, Sergei Lavrov and Mevlut Cavusoglu, exchanged views about the latest efforts to help resolve the protracted crisis in Syria.

 

Turkish, Iranian FMs holds talks on Syria in Moscow

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu held a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif in Moscow on Saturday where the two discussed regional developments, including the situation in Syria.

 

EU keep talking on Iran nuclear deal: German Chancellor

Iran nuclear deal was the first step to slow down the country’s nuclear activities and increase monitoring process on that and ‘we continue to talk about it’, said German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Iran holds petrochemical industry conference in Paris

Iran’s second petrochemical conference on upstream and downstream industries dubbed ‘development and investment’ was held in Paris Continental Hotel on Thursday.

US-led hegemony in direct opposition to Islamic Revolution

The Commander-in-Chief of Iran’s Army Abdolrahim Mousavi said Sat. that the hegemonic order headed by the US is in “direct opposition” to the Islamic Revolution of Iran.

Iran-Turkey sign 5 MoUs on sale of aviation industry products

Iran and Turkey have signed 5 Memorandums of Understanding on the sale of various types of aviation products on the sidelines of 2018 Eurasia Airshow in Antalya, Turkey.

Trial starts in Iran for suspects in 2017 Tehran attack

An Iranian media outlet is reporting that the trial of alleged members of the Islamic State group who took part in an attack in Tehran in 2017 has begun in the country’s Revolutionary Court.

After 6 months, Tehran – Erbil flights officially resume

Direct flights between Tehran and Erbil officially resumed on Friday, six months after the Iraqi federal government imposed an international flight ban on the Kurdistan Region’s airport in retaliation to Sep. 25 independence referendum.

 

Astana process sole practical initiative for Syria peace: Iran’s Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif lauded the Astana peace process, initiated by Tehran, Moscow and Ankara, as the only initiative that has practically led to the reduction of tensions in the Arab country.

Iran, Russia to continue cooperation on nuclear deal — top diplomat

Tehran plans to continue cooperation with Moscow in implementing the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) for the country’s nuclear program, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said at a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov on Saturday.