Iran’s coverage: Iran unveils long-range Hoveizeh cruise missile

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MoD unveils ‘Hoveizeh’ long-range cruise missile

Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami unveiled ‘Hoveizeh’ long-range cruise missile in Eghtedar 40 military and defense exhibition on Saturday, saying “it is a symbol of self-confidence and an important defense achievement representing the climax of global technological advancement.”


Rouhani says Venezuelan people to foil new US conspiracy with unity

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that the unity between the Venezuelan government and people will foil the conspiracies organized by the United States.


Iran stresses Europe’s strategic losses by procrastinating compliance with N. deal undertakings

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif blasted the European states for their lack of courage to stand against the US pressures to fully implement the 2015 nuclear deal, saying that the EU has sustained a strategic loss.

Iran Air chief: ATR applies for US permission to deliver Iran planes

The CEO of Iran Air said ATR aircraft manufacturer has requested permission from the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of the US Department of the Treasury for the delivery of the turboprops Iran has purchased.


EC member: EU’s INSTEX not to influence upcoming decision by Iran’s Expediency Council on Palermo

A key member of Iran’s Expediency Council stressed that the EC will continue discussions over the fate of the UN Convention on Transnational Organized Crime (Palermo) without being influenced by Europeans’ request for the approval of the convention as a prerequisite for the operation of their declared mechanism for trade with Iran – Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges (INSTEX).

EU envoy to US: EU to make every effort to ensure Iran’s economic benefits

The European Union ambassador to the US David O’Sullivan says Europe is determined to make every effort to continue to allow Iran to have the commercial benefits promised in the nuclear deal.


Islamic Revolution and Sacred Defense achievements expo opens in Tehran

An exhibition displaying the achievements of the Islamic Revolution and Sacred Defense years kicked off in Tehran on Saturday.

Terrorist attack in SE Iran claims one life

A terrorist attack has been launched targeting an IRGC unit this morning in Nikshahr, Sistan and Baluchistan province.

INSTEX result of what Europe did for itself: Larijani

Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said the creation of INSTEX (Instrument for Supporting Trade Exchanges), EU’s trade mechanism with Iran, is the result of what the Europeans did for themselves.


ICJ to deliver its judgment on Iran’s complaint vs. US

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) announced that it will deliver its judgment regarding Iran’s complaint over US decision to seize $2b assets of CBI and governmental institutions.