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Iran calls for all-out fight against Islamophobia in West amid NZ attack

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the Friday massacre of Muslim people in New Zealand once again highlighted the need for an all-out international fight against Islamophobia fueled by certain Western governments.


Iran calls for OIC emergency session amid New Zealand terror attacks

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has censured the “terrorist attack and heinous crime” against Muslims in New Zealand, calling for an emergency session of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

Iran’s Judiciary Chief condemns New Zealand shooting, asks for Int’l cooperation to fight against terrorism

Iran’s Judiciary Chief Seyed Ebrahim Rayeesi condemned the Thursday terrorist attack against Muslims in New Zealand, calling on all the world states to cooperate in the fight against terrorism and spreading hatred against different religions.


NZ terror attack result of extensive propaganda against Islam: official

Expediency Council Secretary Mohsen Rezaei said that billions-dollar propaganda against Islam should be blamed for the recent terrorist attack in New Zealand.

Iranian mechanism proportionate to INSTEX to be registered soon

Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Abdolnasser Hemmati announced late on Friday that the mechanism proportionate to the channel introduced by the three European states will soon be registered in Tehran.


3 Iran-Azerbaijan deals penned

Iran secured three deals with Azerbaijan on cooperation in various areas, including establishing an automotive parts manufacturing factory.

Pars special zone’s gas condensate exports rise

Pars Special Economic Energy Zone (PSEEZ) in southern Bushehr province exported over 1.43 million tons of gas condensate to global markets during the past Iranian month (Jan. 21- Feb. 19), a senior official said.

Iran ‘Strictly’ complying with JCPOA, Russia says

Tehran is rigorously complying with the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, Russia’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said.


Iran closes its airspace to Boeing 737 MAX – news agency

Iran has closed its airspace to Boeing 737 Max aircraft, the semi-official news agency Fars reported on Friday, following two fatal crashes in five months involving that type of plane.


Bodies of 115 Iranian martyrs repatriated from Iraq

Remains of 115 Iranian troops unearthed more than 30 years after the end of the Iraqi imposed war on Iran in the 1980s were repatriated from the Arab country via a southwestern border crossing.