Iran’s coverage: Netanyahu had better stop killing Palestinians instead of ‘Saving Iranians’: Qasemi

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Netanyahu had better stop killing Palestinians instead of ‘Saving Iranians’: Spokesman

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi deplored Sunday comments by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who claimed he wants to save “countless Iranian lives”, saying the Israeli premier had better stop killing innocent Palestinians.

Iranian FM Zarif: Iran Deal stressed in Shanghai summit

Iran’s use of the economic gains and implementation of the commitments of Russia, China and the European signatories of Iran Deal were emphasized in Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit, said Iranian minister of foreign affairs.


Iran, Europe kick off new round of oil talks

Despite US President Donald Trump’s threats on Iran in recent weeks and in the wake of US pullout from Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), several foreign petrochemical delegations especially European firms have held talks with the senior officials of Iran’s oil and petrochemical industry.

Iran’s air defense forces not to allow any foreign interference: Commander

The new commander of the Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base, the central headquarters of Iran’s Air Defense, made assurances that his forces would protect the Islamic Republic against any attempt by enemies to interfere in the country.


Iran, China to use national currencies in trade exchanges

Iranian Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance (MEAF) Masoud Karbasian said, “under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) inked between Iran and China, the two countries will use their local currencies in trade exchanges.”


Iran warns N Korea of US breach of promise

Bahram Ghasemi, the Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, warned North Korean government of US breach of promise on international treaties.


8 Daesh members to be executed in Iran

The death sentence of eight Daesh (ISIS) terrorists got confirmed in Supreme Court of Iran, said the deputy head of the Supreme Court of Iran on Monday.


Iranian students banking problems in China to be solved

Based on an MoUs signed with Chinese officials, the banking problems of Iranian student in China will be solved, the Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) said.


Iran ups exports to Qatar by 5-folds

Iran has exported 216.585 tons of goods worth $47.666 million to Qatar during the first two months of the current Iranian year (March 21, 2018-May 21, 2018), showing a considerable growth in terms of value, a customs report said.

Saudis spent $200m on Lebanon elections but to no avail: Gen. Soleimani

The commander of the Quds Force of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has hailed the victory of Hezbollah movement in Lebanon’s elections saying that Saudis spent about 200 million dollars, but they failed to achieve their goals.