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Leader hails cleric’s efforts to solve water problem in S Iran

Leader of Islamic Revolution Yatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei hailed the efforts of Friday Prayers Imam of KHorramshahr, KHuzestan province, In a message on Wednesday, Ayatollah Khamenei praised the progressive pursuit and presence of Friday Prayers Imam of KHorramshahr Seyed Nabi Mousavidfard in order to solve the drinking water problem in the cities of Khorramshahr and Abadan as well as nearby villages. …

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US sanctions making problems for Iranian people: Pres. Rouhani

President Hassan Rouhani described relations between Iran and Austria as amicable dating back to 160 years full of pride and stated that mutual trust is the greatest support for economic relations between Iran and Austria. Speaking at the meeting of business person of Iran and Austria on Wednesday in Vienna, President Hassan Rouhani said “today, some powers are trying to deprive …

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Proper promotion of religious beliefs for youth joint responsibility of all religions

President Hassan Rouhani described correct transfer of religious beliefs to the young generation a joint responsibility of all divine religions. Speaking in a meeting with Archbishop of Vienna Cardinal Schönborn on Wednesday in Vienna, President Hassan Rouhani said “viewpoints of Islam and Christianity about the world and future are very close to each other and we must work together to …

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Iran crowned at 2018 Cadet Wrestling World C’ships

Iranian freestyle wrestlers won the title at the 2018 Cadet Wrestling World Championships in Croatia. Iranian freestyle wrestlers could claimed early championship at 2018 Cadet Wrestling World Championships in Croatia, after 22 years, out of home. On Tuesday and at the opening day of the international sporting event in the Croatian capital city of Zagreb, Iran’s Amirhossein Zare’ downed his …

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Zarif hails talks with Austrian officials as ‘fruitful’

– Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Wed. that meetings and discussions between President Rouhani and accompanying Iranian officials with Austrian hosts have been “fruitful”. In a tweet late Wednesday, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif hailed the 160 years of diplomatic relations between Iran and Austria, saying that “fruitful” discussions were held with Austrian hosts, as well as business …

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Iran summons Belgian, French, German envoys over Iranian diplomat’s arrest

Iranian Foreign Ministry has summoned Belgian and French envoys, as well as German charge d’affaires (in absence of envoy) to protest against the arrest of an Iranian diplomat in Germany at the request of the French police. Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs, Abbas Araghchi, in a meeting with French ambassador to Tehran and German charge d’affaires, expressed Iran’s strong …

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Pres. Rouhani concludes visits to Switzerland, Austria

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his accompanying politico-economic delegation have arrived in Tehran Thu. morning following official visits to Switzerland and Austria. President Rouhani was accompanied by First VP Es’hagh Jahangiri, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, Leader’s senior aide for International Affairs Ali Akbar Velayati, Health Minister Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi, Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Akhoundi, Minister of …

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No evidence points to death of 4 abducted Iranian diplomats

Iranian Parliament’s General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Thu. that there is no evidence pertaining to the death of four Iranian diplomats that were abducted by Israel in 1982. “Just as Samir Quntar [a Hezbollah militant leader] was imprisoned by the Zionist regime and released 30 years later despite Tel Aviv’s repeated denials, the four abducted Iranian diplomats have …

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Iran’s Jaberi Ansari holds talks with Tunisian president

Hossein Jaberi Ansari, a senior assistant to the Iranian foreign minister, met with Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi on Wednesday. Jaberi Ansari, who is on a visit to Tunisia as the special envoy of Iran’s president, conveyed to the Tunisian president the warmest greetings of his Iranian counterpart. The Iranian diplomat also elaborated on the latest developments pertaining to the Iran nuclear deal as well as Washington’s unilateral pullout from …

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Trump’s tweets driving up oil prices

Iran’s representative to OPEC taunted US President Donald Trump for its “despicable” tweets addressing OPEC, saying if Trump does not stop tweeting, oil prices will go even higher. Hossein Kazempour Ardebili taunted Donald Trump for his lack of knowledge about global oil markets by ordering OPEC to reduce oil prices, saying “for the past thirty years, OPEC has had no role …

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