Iran’s coverage: Iran, Oman FMs discuss closer cooperation

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Iran, Oman discuss closer cooperation

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Omani counterpart Yusuf bin Alawi weighed plans to promote cooperation between the two Muslim countries.

 

Enemies trying to undermine friendly ties of Iran, Afghanistan: Shamkhani

Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani says the enemies of Muslim nations have targeted the good relations between Iran and Afghanistan in order to prevent the continuation of unity and friendship between the two nations.

Afghanistan relies on brotherly ties with Iran: Afghan FM

Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan Mohammad Haneef Atmar said on Monday that Iran and Afghanistan will remove common concerns relying on brotherly relations.

 

Romanian envoy invited to Foreign Ministry over Iranian judge’s death

Iran has invited the Romanian ambassador to the Islamic Republic to the Foreign Ministry to give him a note regarding the death of the Iranian citizen Gholamreza Mansouri.

 

Gen. Hatami to brief lawmakers on defense developments

Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami will go to the Parliament to brief the lawmakers on the defense sectors latest developments.

Legalizing Afghans’ presence in Iran Kabul’s main priority: Afghanistan’s deputy FM

Iran’s deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi held talks with his Afghan counterpart, Mirwais Naab, in Tehran.

 

IRGC Navy to establish permanent base in Indian Ocean: navy cmdr.

The Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Navy Commander Admiral Alireza Tangsiri said that IRGC is looking to establish a permanent base in the Indian Ocean by the end of the current Iranian year.

Iran receives money for gasoline sold to Venezuela: Official

A member of Iran’s Expediency Council said the country has received money from Venezuela for selling gasoline with five oil tankers.

COVID-19 kills 119 more Iranians over past 24 hours: Official

Iran’s Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Monday that some 119 more Iranians have died of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours.