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Iran’s FM Zarif says US isolated itself by leaving JCPOA
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says that the United States isolated itself when it left the nuclear deal with Iran.
Iran condemns terrorist attack in Afghanistan
Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi condemned the suicide attack that happened in Kabul on Wednesday evening.
Seoul seeks exemptions from Trump’s Iran sanctions
The Korean government is ramping up efforts to request exemptions from the US administration’s Iran sanctions amid growing concerns from the local petrochemical and plant construction industries that heavily rely for their businesses on the regime.
Iran to spare no effort to help boost stability in Iraq: Envoy
Iranian Ambassador to Iraq Iraj Masjedi, in a meeting with UN Special Envoy for Iraq Yan Kubish, reiterated Tehran’s policy to strengthen ties with Baghdad and help promote stability in the Arab country.
FM: 20 pc of Caspian Sea resources should belong to Iran
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran believes that it should own 20 percent of the Caspian Sea resources and the issue of an 11-percent share originates from an illusory line related to the former regime of Iran.
Moscow says US envoy’s statements on Iran nuclear deal ‘inappropriate’
Moscow considers recent statements by the US ambassador to London on the Iran nuclear deal “mistaken and inappropriate,” Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Wednesday.
Iran able to fully thwart threats: Sayyari
Deputy Coordinator of the Iranian Army Real Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said that Iranian government and nation enjoy high capability and can thwart conspiracies and plots waged by enemies against the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Zarif to address parl’t on Caspian Sea convention
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif is to be present at the National Security and Foreign Policy of Majlis (Iranian Parliament) on Monday to detail the Convention of Caspian Sea legal status and Kazakhstan summit of the Caspian littoral countries.
Work underway on Russia-Turkey-Iran summit on Syria — Kremlin
Work is in progress on the third meeting of the Russian, Turkish, and Iranian leaders on the Syrian settlement scheduled to be held at the beginning of September, Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters.
Europe should stand against US unilateralism: Iran envoy to IAEA
Iran’s representative to the international organizations in Vienna and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) met with UK representatives and stressed the necessity of signatories of Iran Deal against US’ unilateral decisions on Thursday.