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Iran to Host Extraordinary Meeting of Rouhani, Putin, Erdogan

Iran to Host Extraordinary Meeting of Rouhani, Putin, Erdogan

The Islamic Republic of Iran will be hosting an extraordinary online summit of the Astana Peace Process on Wednesday, July 1, a presidential official has announced.
Tehran Raps Saudi Arabia, Bahrain for Backing US Anti-Iran Stance

Tehran Raps Saudi Arabia, Bahrain for Backing US Anti-Iran Stance

Iran has lashed out at certain regional countries for supporting the US demand that the United Nations extend its arms embargo on the Islamic Republic.
Iran Says Ready to Share Experiences in Coronavirus Fight with Qatar

Iran Says Ready to Share Experiences in Coronavirus Fight with Qatar

Foreign Minister of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif has expressed the country’s readiness to share its experiences in containing the novel coronavirus with Qatar.
Iran, Iraq Stress Full Implementations of Joint Agreements

Iran, Iraq Stress Full Implementations of Joint Agreements

Iran’s Interior minister and his Iraqi counterpart have underscored the importance of implementing the agreements signed by the sides, saying Tehran and Baghdad must increase their trade cooperation.
Iran Condemns Terrorist Attack Near Turkey Border

Iran Condemns Terrorist Attack Near Turkey Border

Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman has condemned the terrorist attack near the country's western border with Turkey during which a mortar shell hit Iran’s territory.
Iran, UN Express Concern over US 'Caesar Sanctions' on Syria

Iran, UN Express Concern over US ‘Caesar Sanctions’ on Syria

The United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Syria Geir O. Pedersen and Ali-Asghar Khaji, a senior assistant to Iranian Foreign Minister in special political affairs, have discussed the latest developments in Syria.
Iran Officially Declares Cancellation of This Year's Hajj Pilgrimage

Iran Officially Declares Cancellation of This Year’s Hajj Pilgrimage

The Iranian Leader’s Hajj Office and the country's Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization have issued a joint statement following Saudi Arabia’s cancellation of Hajj pilgrimage for pilgrims of all countries, including Iran.
‘Caesar Sanctions’ on Syria Sign of US Military Failure: Iran

‘Caesar Sanctions’ on Syria Sign of US Military Failure: Iran

Iran’s parliament speaker says the reason behind the US’ economic sanctions imposed on Syria under the so-called “Caesar Act” is the enemies’ failures in military and security wars.
Iran, Oman Discuss Closer Ties, Int'l Developments

Iran, Oman Discuss Closer Ties, Int’l Developments

Top diplomats from Tehran and Muscat have discussed a whole range of bilateral and international issues.
Iran Urges GCC Chief to Stop Blame Game, Focus on Ending Yemen War

Iran Condemns US Sanctions on Syria

Iran’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has condemned the new US sanctions against Syria, pledging that Tehran will maintain and boost economic ties with Damascus.