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Iranian VP: US can’t suddenly abandon Treaty of Amity

Iran’s vice president for legal affairs denounced the US announcement of its withdrawal from the Treaty of Amity, Economic Relations and Consular Rights -signed with Iran in 1955- saying such a pull-out is a lengthy process that faces many obstacles.


Army to unveil new drones

The Iranian Army will unveil its new air-defensive achievements before the current Iranian year ends (on March 20, 2019).

Tehran hosting military medicine conference

The 4th edition of Military Medicine Congress in Asia-Pacific Region began in Tehran on Saturday.

Iran, China stress expanding coop on int’l scene

Iran’s permanent ambassador to international organization in Europe and his Chinese counterpart discussed means of strengthening mutual cooperation on international scene.


Iran’s women lawmakers to chair IPU meeting in Geneva

An Iranian delegation, consisting of women lawmakers, arrived in the Swiss capital on Saturday to attend the 139th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) on October 14-18.


Iran, India discuss expanding coop. on Chabahar Port

Iran and India discussed areas of marine and ports cooperation and the possibility of expanding ties on the southern Iranian port of Chabahar in a meeting between senior marine and ports officials of the two countries.


Iran official calls for ‘lobbying anti-Trump movements’

One of Iran’s top foreign policy officials has called for negotiations with “anti-Trump movements” in the US to dampen the impact of sanctions, local media reported Saturday.

Iran heavy crude nears 81 dpb

Iranian heavy crude’s price rises by 2.09 dollars in the week ending on October 5 to approach 81 dollars per barrel.


NAM representative: Imposing sanctions needs tenable legal grounds

Representative of Non-Aligned Movement, Ali Nasimfar, said at a UNGA session Fri. that objectives of sanctions are not to punish the populace, calling for clearly defined objectives based on tenable legal grounds.

Iran makes history by finishing 3rd at Asian Para Games

Iranian athletes gained a total of 51 gold medals winning 3rd place for their country at 2018 Asian Para Games, for the first time in history.