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Iranian FM Downplays Saudi Claims about Deploying Troops to Syria

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, referring to certain claims by Saudi Arabia about sending ground forces to Syria, hailed them as “propaganda”, saying that everyone knows just how little military might such countries have.
Bahram Ghasemi

Djibouti President Must Stop Acting on Others’ Orders: Iran

The Iranian Foreign Ministry has dismissed unfounded claims by Djibouti’s President Ismail Omar Guelleh that the Islamic Republic is interfering in the affairs of regional countries, urging him to stop implementing the commands of others.

Britain’s Hammond arrives in Iran to reopen embassy

Britain’s foreign secretary has arrived in Tehran for a two-day visit during which he will attend a ceremony to reopen the British embassy in the Iranian capital.
Asghar Salimi

“US Arms May Fall into Terrorists’ Hands”

A member of the Iranian Parliament says US weapons heading for Saudi Arabia may fall into the wrong hands.

Iran, Algeria Begin New Chapter of Health Cooperation[:es] Se abre nuevo capítulo entre Irán...

Iran’s Health Minister says the private sectors of Iran and Algeria have a good chance to further improve mutual cooperation.[:es]El ministro de Salud de Irán en un comunicado aseguró que los sectores privados de Irán y Argelia tienen una buena oportunidad para mejorar aún más la cooperación mutua.

Tokyo welcomes JCPOA, closer ties with Tehran

The Japanese MP told Iran's parliament speaker that his country stands ready to work with Tehran to help promote peace and stability at regional and international levels.

Aligned OPEC members can stabilize oil prices: Iran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says collective efforts by OPEC member states can help stabilize global crude prices at a desirable level in 2015.
Hashemi Rafsanjani

Saudi government responsible for Mina tragedy: Ayatollah Rafsanjani

Ayatollah Rafsanjani has said that Saudi officials in charge of [maintaining] order in Hajj rituals are responsible for the incident near Mecca and should be answerable to the Islamic world.

Iran seeks to promote regional understanding, counter division: Official

Most of Iran's political activities in the post-JCPOA era have been focused on the promotion of regional cooperation, Shamkhani said.

Iran Warns Regional States against Following Warmongers

Iran has dismissed the claims by the United Arab Emirates that the Islamic Republic is arming Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah fighters, urging regional states to remain vigilant against warmongering policies.

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