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Iran said on Monday that Europe should accelerate its efforts to salvage a 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and major powers that U.S. President Donald Trump abandoned in May.
In the Name of God, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful. All Praise is due to Allah, and greetings upon His Messenger Al-Mustafa and upon his pure and righteous household, and the best of his companions.
National Security Adviser John Bolton said Sunday that US officials are concerned about meddling in this fall’s midterm elections by China, Iran and North Korea, in addition to Russia, while declining to provide any evidence.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that he saw no point in a meeting between Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his US counterpart Donald Trump after the latter’s decision to leave the Iranian nuclear deal.
First Deputy Speaker of Islamic Parliament of Iran Masoud Pezeshkian, referring to a report by Iranian defense minister, said the country’s defense gains have thwarted the enemies’ plots.
Chinese buyers of Iranian oil are starting to shift their cargoes to vessels owned by National Iranian Tanker Co (NITC) for nearly all of their imports to keep supply flowing amid the re-imposition of economic sanctions by the United States.
Iran on Monday reminded German Chancellor Angela Merkel of its opposition to talks on its defense and missile programs.
Oil futures churned around the even mark on Monday as investors assessed their next move, after emerging-market and Chinese demand worries rippled through the market last week and handed oil prices their third weekly drop.
Deputy head of Iran’s High Council for Human Rights Khosro Hakimi censured the politicizing of human rights and following double standard approaches towards Iran in this regard.
The developers of Project 22800 ‘Karakurt’ missile corvettes expect a whole group of countries, including Iran, to display their interest in the warship’s export version, CEO of the Almaz Central Marine Design Bureau Alexander Shlyakhtenko told TASS on Monday.