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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said working with the International Atomic Energy Agency is in line with transparency and cooperation with IAEA, adding that IAEA chief’s upcoming visit to Iran has nothing to do with trigger mechanism.
President Hassan Rouhani pointed to the ability of Iran to export gas to countries situated on the eastern side of its border.
Foreign Ministry opened Consular Services desk in the presence of Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday morning.
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said that the ‘snapback mechanism’ is a ‘fake’ term used by the US as it is not mentioned in the UN Security Council Resolution 2231.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro thanked Iran for helping the South American country overcome US sanctions on its oil industry.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated three major oil, gas and petrochemical projects via videoconference on Monday.
The spokesperson for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran affirmed that a July incident at Natanz nuclear facility in the central province of Isfahan had been caused by a blast as an act of sabotage.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami was briefed on the main features of the Russian-made S-400 air defense missile system during a visit to a military expo near Moscow.
Iran’s Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Monday that some 133 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 20,776.