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 2020-01-24 22:23 

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Colombia: Violence Erupts as Anti-Govt Protests Return to Bogota...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Violent clashes between police and anti-government protesters marked the first large rally of the new year in Bogota. Riot police deployed tear gas and fired non-lethal weaponry as protesters in turn through rocks and petrol bombs. [VID ....

 2020-01-24 21:28 

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Australia: Heartbreaking Video Shows Injured Koala Left Stranded on Kangaroo Island...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Heartbreaking footage filmed on Australia's Kangaroo Island on Saturday shows a lonely koala sitting on the side of the road next to burnt trees before it was assisted by the staff of Humane Society International Australia and brought ....

 2020-01-24 21:28 

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Fars News.Com Domain Blocked under US Sanctions...

TEHRAN(FNA) - The US Treasury has cut off access of Iran's Fars News Agency to its .com domain in a flagrant violation of the freedom of expression after enlisting it as a sanctioned entity on Friday....

 2020-01-24 20:32 

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Philippines Residents Refuse to Leave Volcano Danger Zones...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Despite repeated warnings that the Philippines's Taal volcano could erupt at any time, some people are still refusing to leave the danger zones. [PHOTOS]...

 2020-01-24 20:32 

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No Warmers to Relieve Gazans during Ongoing Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Cold Snap...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Gazans have been facing freezing, rainy and snowy cold snap, which has been hitting the besieged Gaza Strip since the start of last week, without gas, fuel or electricity; forecasters predict it would continue until the end of this week. ....

 2020-01-24 14:05 

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Embassy Cautions Iranian Citizens against Outbreak of Coronavirus in China...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian Embassy in Beijing cautioned the country's nationals visiting China over the dangers of outbreak of coronavirus there....

 2020-01-24 14:05 

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KLM to Resume Flights via Iran, Iraq Routes...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Dutch flag carrier, the KLM, announced that it will resume its flights through the Iranian and Iraqi airspace following an interim halt that was caused by soaring military tensions in the Middle East region....

 2020-01-24 13:09 

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Envoy Blasts US for Intensifying Maximum Pressure Policy on Iran...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Ambassador to Paris Bahram Qassemi in a Twitter message blasted the US for increasing its brutal sanctions and pressures against Tehran, and said Washington is merely thinking of its unilateralism scenario....

 2020-01-24 12:14 

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Senior Cleric Hails IRGC's Timely, Firm Response to US Crime...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Tehran's provincial Friday Prayers Leader Hojjatoleslam Seyed Mohammad Hassan Aboutorabifard lauded the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps for hitting hard the US military bases in Iraq, and said the IRGC missile strike was a timely respon ...

 2020-01-24 12:14 

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Russia Rebukes US Threat of Assassinating Iran's New IRGC Qods Force Commander...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Russia strongly criticized the US for threatening to assassinate the new commander of the Qods Force of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), General Esmail Qa'ani, saying that such remarks are against the international laws and r ...

 2020-01-24 11:19 

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Iran: Threatening to Assassinate New Commander of IRGC's Qods Force Shows US State Terrorism...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyed Abbas Mousavi underlined that the new threats by the US to assassinate the new commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Qods Force displays the US' state terrorism....

 2020-01-24 11:19 

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Hundreds of Thousands Protest US Troop Presence in Iraq...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Hundreds of thousands of protesters were marching through Baghdad on Friday calling for US troops to leave Iraq, heeding the call of powerful Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr who called for a "Million Man March."...

 2020-01-24 09:29 

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Terrorists of Baghdad Airport...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The so-called 'gentlemen' around the negotiating table are the same terrorists of the Baghdad airport. [POSTER]...

 2020-01-24 08:33 

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Iran: Fereydunshahr Ski Resort, Isfahan Province...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Fereydunshahr Ski Resort, the highest ski resort of Isfahan province, is located 180 kilometers of this province. The time for going to this ski resort began from autumn and continues until the end of April. [PHOTOS]...

 2020-01-24 05:48 

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Volcano Blankets Philippine City in Ash...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Tens of thousands of residents have abandoned their homes since Taal, one of the Philippines' most active and deadliest volcanoes, began spewing massive clouds of ash, steam and gas. [PHOTOS]...

 2020-01-24 03:57 

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Day of Union...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The shameless terror attack on the Commander of Iran's Qods Force, Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani, has awakened the Iranian nation, who believe it is proof of the US helplessness to assassinate Iran's counter-terrorism hero ....

 2020-01-24 03:02 

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Syrian Forces Clash with Militants after Ceasefire Break in Idlib Countryside...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army reported having thwarted an attack on its military posts in the village of Abu Dafneh in Southeastern countryside of Idlib. [VIDEO]...

 2020-01-24 02:07 

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Israeli Military Kills Three Palestinian Teens at Gaza Border...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli military Tuesday evening killed three Palestinian teens near the border fence to the East of the besieged Gaza Strip. [PHOTOS]...

 2020-01-24 01:12 

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Coronavirus: China Bars 11m Residents from Leaving City at Centre of Outbreak...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Chinese authorities have suspended all outbound public transport from Wuhan, the city at the centre of an outbreak of the mysterious Sars-like coronavirus, which has so far killed 17 people. [PHOTOS]...

 2020-01-23 21:31 

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Morales, Acre Celebrate Day of Plurinational State in Argentina...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Bolivia's former president Evo Morales and Bolivian presidential candidate for the Movement for Socialism (MAS) party Luis Arce attend an event in Buenos Aires celebrating the Day of the Plurinational State and the 14th anniversary of ....

 2020-01-23 21:31 

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Macao: Passengers Mask Up as First Case of Coronavirus Confirmed in Region...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Passengers wearing surgical masks were traveling en masse from the Zhuhai railway station to Macao as they set off to celebrate the Lunar New Year, despite the first case of coronavirus confirmed in the region. [VIDEO]...

 2020-01-23 20:35 

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Hundreds of Central American Migrants Stuck in River 'No-Man's Land' After Mexican Troops Block Their Way North...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Hundreds of Central American migrants who waded across a river into Mexico in hopes of eventually reaching the US were sent back to their homeland or retreated across the border Tuesday after Mexican troops blocked their way. [PHOTOS]...

 2020-01-23 20:35 

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UN Refugee Agency: 150,000 Civilians Displaced by Armed Conflict in Tripoli, Risking Lives in Mediterranean...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The UN High Commissioner of Refugees (UNHCR) said that about 150,000 civilians have been displaced because of the armed conflict in and around Libya's capital Tripoli. Violence and extortion in Libya forces refugees and migrants to risk ...

 2020-01-23 14:09 

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Senior MP: US Attempting to Reactivate ISIL in 5 Iraqi Provinces...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Iraqi lawmaker warned of Washington's plots and attempts to awaken the ISIL sleeping cells in 5 provinces of the country in a bid to find a pretext for its prolonged deployment....

 2020-01-23 14:09 

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Footage Shows "Joker Revolutionaries" in Iraq Fabricating Violence Scene in Iraq...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Footage leaked to the social media shows the so-called "Joker Revolutionaries" in Iraq are producing videos to later claim violence and death in Baghdad protests to blame the Iraqi government....

 2020-01-23 14:09 

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Basij Commander: US Bases No More Credited after IRGC's Retaliatory Missile Strikes...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of Basij (volunteer) forces Brigadier General Gholamreza Soleimani underlined that the January 8 retaliatory missile attacks against the US Ein al-Assad base in Iraq left no efficiency and credit for American bases across the ....

 2020-01-23 13:14 

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Iran: Stacking War Tools in Persian Gulf Not to Bring Peace...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian President's Chief of Staff Mahmoud Vaezi blasted certain European countries' decision to deploy warships in the Persian Gulf, warning that piling up military equipment in the region will further increase insecurity....

 2020-01-23 13:14 

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China's Huanggang Locked Down over Wuhan Virus...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Huanggang on Thursday became the second Chinese city to go into lockdown over the coronavirus outbreak that has killed 17 people and infected more than 630....

 2020-01-23 13:14 

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Top UN Court Orders Myanmar Prevent Rohingya Genocide...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The UN's top court on Thursday announced its ruling on accusations that Myanmar committed genocide against its Muslim Rohingya minority....

 2020-01-23 12:19 

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Official: Iran Producing Most Oil Industry Equipment...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran is at present producing 85% of its needs to oil industry equipment despite the harshest-ever sanctions imposed against the country by Washington, an official said....

 2020-01-23 12:19 

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Harvey Weinstein Described as 'Serial Predator' as Trial Begins...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Prosecutors on Wednesday portrayed former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein as a serial predator who used his power to manipulate and sexually assault young women, while the defence argued that his accusers engaged in consensual sex that ....

 2020-01-23 12:19 

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FM: Iran Ready for Any Synergic Efforts to Meet Regional Interests...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined Tehran's preparedness for talks with neighbors and participation in any synergic efforts to the benefit of region....

 2020-01-23 12:19 

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Official: Iran to Export 10mln Tons of Steel by Yearend...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's exports of steel will reach 10mln tons by the end of the current Iranian year (to end on March 19), an official said....

 2020-01-23 11:25 

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More Than A Dozen Killed in Attack in South Sudan Border Region...

TEHRAN (FNA)- At least 19 people were killed and dozens wounded in an attack in the disputed Abyei region on the Sudan-South Sudan border, according to UN peacekeepers, although a local official gave a higher toll....

 2020-01-23 11:25 

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Iranian Speaker's Advisor Blasts Europe's Unconstructive Stance on Trigger Mechanism...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Senior Advisor to the Iranian Parliament Speaker Hossein Amir Abdollahian rapped the European states for their unconstructive measure by activating the Dispute Resolution Mechanism (DRM)....

 2020-01-23 11:25 

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Poll: Majority Say Trump Should Be Removed by Senate...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A slim majority of US adults said that President Donald Trump should be removed by the Senate, a Pew Research Center poll released Wednesday found....

 2020-01-23 11:24 

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AFC Removes Ban on Iran's Hosting Rivals in ACL...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) cancelled a ban on Iranian football clubs from hosting the upcoming championship league matches in group stage....

 2020-01-23 11:24 

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Zarif Felicitates Chinese New Year, Lauds Beijing for Timely Measures to Fight Coronavirus...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif congratulated China on new year, praising Beijing for its rapid measures to control coronavirus....

 2020-01-23 11:24 

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Iranian First VP Hopes for Further Expansion of Ties with Russia...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri in a message to new Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Vladimirovich Mishustin underlined his country's willingness to further broaden ties and cooperation with Moscow....

 2020-01-23 11:24 

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Envoy: US Assassination of General Soleimani Clear Instance of State Terrorism...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations Majid Takht-e Ravanchi underlined that the US assassination of former IRGC Quds Force Commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani was a clear manifestation of state ....

 2020-01-23 11:24 

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Spokesman: Iran Lodges Complaint with UN against US Assassination of General Soleimani...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyed Abbas Mousavi announced that the country has filed a complaint with the UN against Washington for assassination of former IRGC Quds Force Commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani....

 2020-01-23 11:23 

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DM: History Not to Forget Iran's Slap in US Face by Retaliatory Attacks against Ein Al-Assad...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami underlined that the world and history will not forget Tehran's slap in Washington's face by retaliatory missile strikes against Ein al-Assad base in Iraq....

 2020-01-23 11:23 

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Minister Stresses Increase in Investment in Iran despite Sanctions...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Economy Minister Farhad Dejpasand announced that investment of foreign states in Iran has increased in the first 9 months of the current year (ending on March 19) despite the harshest pressures and sanctions by Washington....

 2020-01-23 10:28 

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Deep Learning Enables Imaging Around Corners...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers have harnessed the power of a type of artificial intelligence known as deep learning to create a new laser-based system that can image around corners in real time. With further development, the system might let self-driving cars ...

 2020-01-23 10:28 

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Emissions of Potent Greenhouse Gas Have Grown...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Despite reports that global emissions of the potent greenhouse gas, , were almost eliminated in 2017, an international team of scientists, led by the University of Bristol, has found atmospheric levels growing at record values....

 2020-01-23 10:28 

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Solving Biological Puzzle: How Stress Causes Gray Hair...

TEHRAN (FNA)- When Marie Antoinette was captured during the French Revolution, her hair reportedly turned white overnight. In more recent history, John McCain experienced severe injuries as a prisoner of war during the Vietnam War -- and lost color in ....

 2020-01-23 10:28 

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Brexit Bill Clears UK Parliament, Set to Become Law After Royal Assent...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Brexit Bill cleared the UK parliament and is now set to become law as soon as it signed by the Queen....

 2020-01-23 10:28 

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Death Toll from China's Coronavirus Reaches 17...

TEHRAN (FNA)- China's death toll from pneumonia, caused by the new type of coronavirus, has climbed to 17, the healthcare committee of the Hubei province, where the outbreak of the virus is registered, announced on Wednesday....

 2020-01-22 19:45 

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Trump's Refugee Ban Is Expanding...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The United States has lost its position as so-called world leader in formally resettling refugees, having been overtaken by other nations in 2020, even though, according to the United Nations, the number of people fleeing US-led conflicts ....

 2020-01-22 15:09 

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Iran's Company Launches 1st PIMS System in Oil Industry...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian Offshore Oil Company (IOOC) successfully launched its first pipeline integrity management system (PIMS) in the Iranian oil industry....

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