Iran’s coverage: Asia-Europe meeting calls for lifting sanctions against Iran

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ASEM summit reaffirms support for JCPOA, lifting of sanctions against Iran

The participants of the 12th Asia–Europe Meeting (ASEM) have reaffirmed their collective support for the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), also known as the Iran nuclear deal, noting that the lifting of sanctions against Tehran is an essential part of the agreement, the ASEM chair’s statement released on Friday said.


Gen. Bagheri urges arrest of Iranian guards’ abductors by Pakistan

Maj. Gen. Bagheri has called on Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa to take urgent and decisive measures for the arrest of the terrorists who abducted and transferred 14 Iranian border guards to Pakistan.


Iran’s roads minister resigns

Iran’s Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Akhoundi released his resignation letter to the public on Saturday.


Iran’s oil exports total 2.20 Mmbpd in first 2 weeks of October

Iranian crude oil and condensate exports averaged 2.20 million barrels per day (Mmbpd) in the first two weeks of October, an increase of 195,618 Bpd over the full month of September, Kallanish Energyreports.


Mirjaveh incident proves humiliation of terrorists

Iran’s Basij Commander Brigadier General Gholam-Hossein Gheibparvar, described Mirjaveh terrorist incident an indication of terrorists’ humiliation in confronting the facts of front of right.


Zarif, Araghchi to attend Parl. closed session on CFT tomorrow

Spokesman for the Iranian Parliament’s Presiding Board Behrouz Nemati announced Sat. the holding of a closed session in the Parliament to be attended by senior officials to review the latest talks on Iran’s accession to Combating the Financing of Terrorism (CFT).


UK hails FATF decision on Iran

The UK diplomatic mission in Iran in a message welcomed Financial Action Task Force (FATF) decision to extend deadline on Iran.


Guterres informs UNSC of ICJ verdict on Iran complaint

The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres sent a letter to the Bolivian chief of the Security Council to inform the international body about the International Court of Justice’s (ICJ) verdict about Iran’s complaint against the US.


Iran launches special train service for Arbaeen pilgrims

Iran’s state-run railway company has launched a special train service provided for pilgrims planning to visit Iraq during the Arbaeen season, the company’s chief announced.

MoD: Iran’s Armed Forces maritime industries achievements to be introduced

Minister of Defense (MoD) Brigadier General Amir Hatami said that salient achievements of the maritime industries of the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran will be introduced in near future.