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Iran Says Chinese CNPC Ready to Replace Total On Gas Deal

Iran Says Chinese CNPC Ready to Replace Total On Gas Deal

🕔11:28, 17.May 2018

Zanganeh said on Wednesday that were CNPC, which was part of the Total deal, unable to carry out the work in South Pars due to US sanctions it would fall to Iran’s Petropars.

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Iran, EU Meet to Try to Save Nuclear Deal

Iran, EU Meet to Try to Save Nuclear Deal

🕔09:52, 15.May 2018

Mohammad Javad Zarif met the EU’s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini ahead of talks with counterparts from Britain, France and Germany — the three European signatories to the landmark deal who are scrabbling to preserve it.

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Iran’s FM Mohammad Javad Zarif Heads For China To Save Nuclear Deal

Iran’s FM Mohammad Javad Zarif Heads For China To Save Nuclear Deal

🕔09:36, 13.May 2018

Iran’s foreign minister heads for China on diplomatic tour to save nuclear deal. Mohammad Javad Zarif, who slammed US departure from 2015 agreement, also set to travel to Moscow and Brussels

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Unprecedented Clashes Between Israel, Iran Spark Calls For Restraint

Unprecedented Clashes Between Israel, Iran Spark Calls For Restraint

🕔09:21, 11.May 2018

The bombardment led to calls for calm from Russia, France, Germany and Britain and the European Union, while the United States put the blame squarely on Iran and stressed Israel’s right to “self-defence”.

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Sanctions Or No Sanctions Iran Will Stand Own Its Feet – Rouhani Says

Sanctions Or No Sanctions Iran Will Stand Own Its Feet – Rouhani Says

🕔08:00, 8.May 2018

“If we are under sanctions or not, we should stand on our own feet. This is very important for the development of our country,” Rouhani said in a meeting with oil managers in Tehran.

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‘We Have Capacity to Defeat Your Donald Trump’s Bullying’ – Iran Says

‘We Have Capacity to Defeat Your Donald Trump’s Bullying’ – Iran Says

🕔11:18, 6.May 2018

“This is an international agreement … and we certainly have the capacity to defeat your [Donald Trump’s] bullying,” Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani, secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC), told senior police commanders in Tehran.

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Iran Vows to Quit Nuclear Deal If US Walks Away

Iran Vows to Quit Nuclear Deal If US Walks Away

🕔15:11, 3.May 2018

“If the United States withdraws from the nuclear deal, then we will not stay in it,” Ali Akbar Velayati, foreign policy advisor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, was quoted as saying by the state television website.

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Iran Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri Vows No Submission

Iran Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri Vows No Submission

🕔13:15, 23.Apr 2018

Iran’s top military official tells navy chiefs from the Indian Ocean’s littoral states that the US has spawned crisis across a large expanse of Western Asia by acting as a patron to the Takfiri terror group of Daesh.

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Iranian President Rouhani Vows Full Support For Syria Reconstruction

Iranian President Rouhani Vows Full Support For Syria Reconstruction

🕔17:49, 21.Apr 2018

“Just as it stood by the Syrian people in their fight against terrorism, the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran is ready to stand by you in Syria’s reconstruction employing all it has in power,” Hassan Rouhani says.

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Israel Worried Over Iranian Attack Cancels Joint Military Drill With US

Israel Worried Over Iranian Attack Cancels Joint Military Drill With US

🕔14:45, 18.Apr 2018

Netanyahu last week also warned Iran not to test his country’s resolve, saying: “Our policy can be summed up in three words: aggression against aggression.”

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Ayatollah Ali Khamenei: ‘Today’s Attack On Syria Is A Crime’

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei: ‘Today’s Attack On Syria Is A Crime’

🕔10:19, 14.Apr 2018

“They will not benefit (from the attack) as they went to Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan in the past years and committed such crimes and did not gain any benefits,” Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said.

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Iranian Shahr-e Rey Prison: Where Prisoners Face Cruel, Inhuman, Degrading Treatments

Iranian Shahr-e Rey Prison: Where Prisoners Face Cruel, Inhuman, Degrading Treatments

🕔11:29, 14.Mar 2018

Atena Daemi and Golrokh Ebrahimi Iraee are being held in unsanitary conditions in the quarantine section of the prison and their access to the outside world is being severely restricted. People detained in this section are given inadequate food and provided with salty water to drink. READ MORE.

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Sanctioned Iranian Justice Minister Seyyed Alireza Avaei Unapologetically Addresses UN

Sanctioned Iranian Justice Minister Seyyed Alireza Avaei Unapologetically Addresses UN

🕔13:32, 28.Feb 2018

Justice Minister Seyyed Alireza Avaei’s visit has been criticized because he’s faced EU sanctions for six years for his role in arbitrary arrests, denying prisoners’ rights, and increasing executions in Iran. Switzerland, which hosts a key U.N. office and the council, has also handed him economic sanctions. Read more.

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