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Iran supporting Iraq’s unity, territorial integrity: Official

Iran’s fundamental policy toward Iraq is to support the unity and territorial integrity of that country as well as good-neighborliness, said Amir Abdollahian.

Another big exodus in Iraq (PHOTOS)

The commander of Badr Organization, a Shiite militia, has said that his forces are ready to help defend Ramadi.

President Rouhani regrets int’l community’s inaction on Yemeni crisis

President Rouhani pointed to the spread of terrorist groups in the world and said Iran is ready to cooperate with all countries, including Australia, to combat terrorism and extremism.

Iran’s Zairf, Omani counterpart discuss Yemeni crisis

Iran is set to provide any assistance needed to help stop military operations and begin dialogue among all Yemeni sides, said Zarif in a phone conversation with his Omani counterpart.

Iran in the eyes of Arabs, from yesterday to today

An opinion piece in Ettela’at daily has studied how Iranians and Arabs have got along together in the course of history.

Iran sends 4-step Yemen peace initiative to UN chief

The Iranian foreign minister has described the conditions in Yemen as alarming, asking the UN to take the necessary measures to put an immediate end to the bloodshed there.

IS releases daily in bid to recruit youth, promote beliefs (PHOTOS)

IS has released a daily in a bid to lure the youth in the region under its control.
Iranian protesters

Iranian protesters call for Saudi Embassy’s closure

In protest against Saudi airstrikes in Yemen and sexual harassment of two Iranian teens at the Jeddah airport, demonstrators called on officials to shut down the Saudi embassy.

The objectives Saudis pursue in airstrikes against Yemen

It is no longer possible to stir up insecurity in the region and buy security at home, writes Sadegh Kharrazi, a former Iranian diplomat.
Mohammad Javad Zarif

When the art of statesmanship turns the tables

An analytical report evaluates how Foreign Minister Zarif has masterfully acted as a game-changer on both regional and global stage.

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