Iran’s coverage: UNESCO’s education 2030 agenda serves US, UK interests: Leader

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Iran’s Leader: UNESCO 2030 agenda seeks to raise soldiers for US, UK

Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said by implementing the UNESCO 2030 agenda, they seek to raise soldiers and footmen for the US and the UK.

Iran urges collective action against US unilateralism

Iran’s foreign minister called for joint action to address the alarming unilateralism of the current US administration, saying imposition of the will of a single power on all other nations is an existential threat that could replace the rule of law with the rule of the jungle.

 

Iran’s Rouhani says US oil sanctions will fail in practice

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reiterated on Wednesday that Tehran will continue selling its oil despite U.S. sanctions and said Washington’s policy of putting pressure on Iran would fail in practice.

 

US to blame for any clash between IRGC, CENTCOM in Persian Gulf: Iran

Iran says the IRGC forces and those of the US Navy Central Command (CENTCOM) may engage in clashes in the Persian Gulf and elsewhere, and that’s blamed on the US government which fanned the flames by blacklisting the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps.

Iran urges negotiated settlement of Venezuela crisis

Iran’s Foreign Ministry called for dialogue in Venezuela to avert chaos in the Latin American country and settle the crisis in a peaceful manner.

 

Syria: US sanctions on Iran lead to fuel shortages

US sanctions against Iran are causing fuel shortages in government-held parts of Syria.

Zarif to Al Jazeera: You won’t find a single Iranian choosing to submit to US

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told Al Jazeera that not a single Iranian would ever choose to submit to the US pressure.

 

Iran, Qatar FMs meet in Doha

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Qatari counterpart Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani met in Doha on Wednesday.

Iran to raise gas exports to Iraq despite US opposition

Iran is about to raise gas exports to neighboring Iraq to 35 million cubic meters a day this year, head of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Hassan Montazer Torbati said on Wednesday.

 

US statements cannot run oil market: Zangeneh

Iranian Minster of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh said on Wednesday that the oil market could not be managed by mere US statements.