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Iran, UN to Draw Up Natl. Tourism Promotion Plan with EU Funding

The Iranian Ministry of Tourism, Cultural Heritage, and Handicrafts will continue its cooperation with world bodies to draw up a national Iranian tourism promotion program with EU funding.
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Bell Pepper Dolma; A Delicious Iranian Food

Bell peppers of different colors coupled with a variety of ingredients make dolmas not only colorful but also extremely tasty and nutritious.
Five Spies Arrested at Iranian Gov't Bodies: Judiciary

Five Spies Arrested at Iranian Gov’t Bodies: Judiciary

Five spies have been apprehended at the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Defence and Logistics of the Armed Forces and the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI).

Iran Says Won’t Tolerate US Move to Extend UN Arms Embargo

Iran’s government spokesman says the country will react to any US attempt to extend an arms embargo on the Islamic Republic that expires on October 18, 2020.

GCC Chief’s Anti-Iran Stance Not Shared by All Members: Tehran

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman says the stance adopted by the secretary general of the [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) on the Islamic Republic does not reflect the viewpoints of all member states.

Hook’s Resignation Triggered by Failure of Anti-Iran Efforts: Analyst

A senior political expert says Brian Hook stepped down as the US special Iran envoy because his efforts against Tehran failed to produce any tangible results.
Iran Newspaper Headlines in April 11

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on August 10

Abrar Newspaper: 1- Rouhani: Coronavirus Will Stay with Us for at Least 6 Months   Aftab-e Yazd Newspaper: 1- Post-Explosion Unrest 2- Challenge of Reforming Lebanon's Political Structure   Arman-e Melli Newspaper: 1- Zibakalam: Hardliners Seek to Reach Deal with US...

Iran Urges UNSC to Show Its Independence on Arms Embargo Vote

A senior Iranian official has called on members of the UN Security Council to show their independence by voting against a US-drafted resolution on the extension of a UN arms embargo against Iran, which is to expire in October.
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Iran Reports 189 New COVID-19 Deaths in 24 Hours

Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman says 189 more patients have died of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, increasing the overall death toll to 18,616.

Aftermath of Beirut Blast: Unfinished Food

Photo by Mahdi Shojaeian, Mehr News Agency