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Iran’s top security official says the country will maintain its advisory role in Syria and continue support for resistance groups after the US demanded that Tehran put a halt to those activities.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is to visit the Indian capital on Sunday night at the head of a high-ranking politico-economic delegation.
An Iranian nuclear official says the Islamic Republic is able to resume the enrichment of uranium to the 20-percent purity level within a maximum of two or three days.
A group of Iranian lawmakers have urged the administration not to remain silent on the opportunistic stances of the United Arab Emirates and its backing for US hostile policies against Tehran, warning that they will take legal action to review ties with the sheikdom, an MP said.
“Iran’s crude oil exports is continuing as before, and now stand at roughly 2.5 million barrels per day,” said the CEO of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), referring to US walkout of the nuclear deal.
50 MPs sign motion to pass Leader’s JCPOA conditions into law
Fifty Iranian lawmakers have signed a motion to pass into law the conditions set by Leader Ayatollah Khamenei for the continued implementation of the JCPOA following the US withdrawal.
Members of Parliament discussed reforming banking system and the independence of the Central Bank of Iran, Majlis (Iranian Parliament) Speaker Ali Larijani said.
Iran’s Judiciary Spokesman Gholam Hossein Mohseni Eje’i warned that the US and Israel are using the terrorist groups, including Mojahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO, also known as the MEK, PMOI and NCRI), to stir insecurity in Iran.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the US new strategies toward Iran will make the country more isolated.
Thousands of Iranians have attended a funeral ceremony on Sunday to bid farewell to the Iranian actor, director and producer Nasser Malek-Motiei, who passed away in Tehran yesterday.