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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif referred to the US’ imposition of sanctions on ICC chief prosecutor, saying submitting for fear of the US wrath only increases its appetite.
President Hassan Rouhani highlighted the recent US failures in its attempts against Iran, saying the unprecedented defeats came thanks to the Iranian nation’s steadfastness and resistance.
Head of the Iranian Defense Ministry’s Marine Industries Organization Rear Admiral Amir Rastegari said the Army’s destroyers are planned to be equipped with vertical-launch cruise missiles.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said the country’s military units are capable of manufacturing more than 38,000 military equipment and hardware parts despite pressures and sanctions.
Iranian Parliament Speaker’s Special Advisor for International Affairs Hossein Amir Abdollahian warned that the peace deal signed between the UAE and Israel will leave negative impacts on the security of the small Arab country as well as the entire region.
The exhibition of manufacturing industrial parts was opened in the presence of Iranian Minister of Defense Brigadier General Amir Hatami on Thursday.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday launched four major power and water projects in the provinces of Kermanshah, Ardabil, East Azarbaijan.
Iranian Vice President and Head of the Budget and Planning Organization Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said on Thursday that given this year’s naming by Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei as a “jump in production”, we will mutate the national production without considering the sanctions.
A senior judiciary official said the fight against terrorism is the definitive strategy of the Islamic Republic of Iran, asserting that the country is seriously seeking to eradicate any types of terrorism.
Iran’s Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Thursday that 129 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 21,926.