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President Hassan Rouhani said Mon. that the United States wrongly assumes that by imposing the most severe sanctions on Iran, it can return to the country and take control of the Iranian people.
A senior member of Iran’s Expediency Council said the EC will ratify the FATF and Palermo Convention if the Europeans give precise guarantees to Iran.
President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that the historical deal ‘Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) was a good one which rescued the country from UNSC chapter seven.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Mon. that the Expediency Council’s final verdict on accession to the two FATF-related conventions will be surely based on the country’s national interests.
An official with Kurdestan province’s governorate said that after an armed conflict with some gunmen on Sunday evening in Baneh border region, one of the border guards has been martyred.
President Hassan Rouhani’s visit to Iraq solved many age-old problems, said Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif in Qom on Monday.
Iran’s Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Farhad Dejpasand has traveled to China to discuss ways of promoting bilateral trade.
The 5th round of talks between Iran and the European Union on the latest development in Yemen is slated to be held in Brussels later today.
EU foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini stressed on assuring EU and China’s commitment to Iran’s nuclear deal, alone with other areas of their cooperation.
A senior Iranian official announced that the country is now extracting more gas from the South Pars field than Qatar despite the US sanctions on Iran’s energy sector and following cooperation among different relevant bodies in the country.