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 2018-12-10 17:29 

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Iranian diplomat meets with EU's Schmid to discuss Yemen, Syria...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Hossein Jaberi Ansari, Senior Aide to Iranian Foreign Minister, met with Secretary General of European External Action Service Helga Schmid in Brussels on Monday....

 2018-12-10 17:06 

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EU's Mogherini says promised SPV to Iran to be in place in coming weeks...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) EU Foreign Policy chief Federica Mogherini has said that the Europeans countries are finalizing work on the promised special financial mechanism to continue trade with Iran under US sanctions....

 2018-12-10 16:36 

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Western media shows double standards over coverage of French protests...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Iranian Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadegh Amoli Larijani has criticized the coverage of 'yellow vests' protests in France, condemning the double standards used by the Western media in their coverage of protests in different pa...

 2018-12-10 15:00 

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Navy cmdr. says young Iranians not to be deceived by enemies' charm offensive...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) The Commander of Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said Mon. that the Iranians born after the Revolution are ready to defend the country against threats like the first generation revolutionaries....

 2018-12-10 14:08 

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Iran economy not to be affected by US Sanctions: Amb. to Pakistan...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) The Iranian Ambassador to Islamabad Mehdi Honardoost has said that the Iranian economy is not going to be affected by the US economic sanctions....

 2018-12-10 13:48 

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Iran ambassador meets with German counterpart in Muscat...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) The Iranian ambassador to Oman met and talked with his German counterpart in Muscat to discuss issues of mutual interest and regional developments....

 2018-12-10 13:42 

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Iranian firms welcomed to invest in Iraq...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Chairman of the National Investment Commission of Iraq Sami Al-Araji called for Iranian firms to invest in neighboring Iraq....

 2018-12-10 12:47 

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Iran FM spokesman hails Kuwaiti Emir's stance at PGCC summit...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) The spokesman of Iranian Foreign Ministry Bahram Ghasemi praised the approach of Emir of Kuwait towards Iran, urging the PGCC Secretariat General to take his stance instead of issuing meaningless anti-Iran statements....

 2018-12-10 12:37 

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Effects of US sanctions on Iran's natural gas projects...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Iran holds the second largest natural gas reserves in the world. Despite this advantage, the country controls less than one percent of the world's natural gas market. Nevertheless, Iran is the third largest gas producer and, over...

 2018-12-10 12:36 

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Iran's largest desalination unit to be inaugurated...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) The country's largest water desalination unit, with the total capacity of 100,000 cubic meters/day will be opened tomorrow on Dec. 11 in the presence of First Vice President Es'hagh Jahangiri....

 2018-12-10 12:32 

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Iran able to expand ballistic missiles range...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh said Mon. Iran has the ability to build ballistic missiles with a broader range....

 2018-12-10 12:18 

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Police seize 5.4 tons of drugs in SE Iran...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) The Police Chief of Sistan and Balouchestan province in southeastern Iran said Monday that police forces of the province have successfully seized 5,461 kilograms of different drugs during last 10 days....

 2018-12-10 11:32 

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Tehran University to hold intl. arts symposium...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) University of Tehran is set to hold the International Symposium on Conceptions of Time, Space and Movement in Art on Jan. 8-9, 2019....

 2018-12-10 09:53 

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Meet 80-year-old Turkmen jeweler...

GONBAD KAVUS, Dec. 10 (MNA) Gholam Agh is the name of a 80-year-old artist who has devoted 60 years of his life to creating Turkmen jewelry and teaching the art to next generations in Gonbad Kavus, northern Golestan province. Currently, he is retired and ...

 2018-12-10 09:51 

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EU foreign ministers to discuss Iran SPV in Brussels...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) The European Union Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini says that today's meeting by EU foreign ministers in Brussels will include issues related to US' unilateral sanctions on Iran and the financial mechanism promised to ...

 2018-12-10 09:15 

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2nd Smart Tehran Congress kicks off...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) The 2nd edition of Smart Tehran Congress kicked off today morning at Tehran Milad Tower....

 2018-12-10 09:13 

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Muslims' unity key to resist hegemonic policies: Velayati...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Senior Adviser to Iran's Leader for International Affairs Ali Akbar Velayati said Monday that unity among Muslims is the key to resist the global arrogance's unilateral policies....

 2018-12-10 07:55 

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Rouhani underlines importance of Iran-Iraq railway...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Iranian President Rouhani said Monday that connecting the railways of Iran and Iraq is extremely important and it should be carried out....

 2018-12-10 07:47 

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Will there be another referendum over Brexit?...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Brexit continues to be an implicit term in the Britain's political equations. Complicating the process of the British withdrawal from the European Union is a joint measure taken by the British government and European authorities....

 2018-12-10 06:55 

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Two Iranians shortlisted for world best futsal player...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Two world-class Iranian futsal players have been nominated to receive the World Best Player award by Futsalplanet....

 2018-12-10 06:53 

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PM Nikol Pashinyan wins Armenia's election...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Armenia's acting prime minister, Nikol Pashinyan, bolstered his authority as his political bloc won early parliamentary elections in the former Soviet country on Sunday, the Central Election Commission's (CEC) results showed....

 2018-12-10 06:23 

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Custodian of Imam Reza Holy Shrine in Shahid Beheshti University...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) The National Students Day ceremony was held in Shahid Beheshti University late on Sun., Dec. 9, in the presence of Hojjatoleslam Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi, who is the custodian of the Holy Shrine of Imam Reza (PBUH) in the northeastern I...

 2018-12-10 06:20 

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3rd gas sweetening train of SP phase 22-24 refinery goes on stream...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) The third gas sweetening train of the onshore refinery belonging to the giant South Pars Gas Field's phases 22-24 in the Persian Gulf has become operational, a senior official at Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC) said....

 2018-12-10 06:20 

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Iranian wrestler wins silver at Alans Intl. Tourn....

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Iranian freestyle wrestler Jaber Sadeghzadeh pocketed the silver medal of Alans International Tournament in Russia....

 2018-12-10 05:30 

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Neither 'council' nor 'cooperation' remains from the 'PGCC'...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Iranian Parliament Speaker Special Aide on International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said that the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council enjoys neither 'cooperation'; not 'council....

 2018-12-10 05:13 

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Sepahan vs. Persepolis in IPL...

ISFAHAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Sepahan FC and Persepolis drew 1-1 in Iran Professional League (IPL) match, which was held in Isfahan's Naghshe Jahan Stadium. Sepahan now tops the table with 30 points. Persepolis is third, two points adrift of the leaders....

 2018-12-09 20:30 

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Qatar withdraw from OPEC may increase Iran's production share: Zaccara...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Dr. Luciano Zaccara says Qatar withdraw from OPEC may increase the quota (of power and production) that OPEC may allocate to Iran, which is not in line with the US policy towards Iran....

 2018-12-09 20:30 

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Qatar withdrawal from OPEC may increase Iran's production share: Zaccara...

TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) Dr. Luciano Zaccara says Qatar withdraw from OPEC may increase the quota (of power and production) that OPEC may allocate to Iran, which is not in line with the US policy towards Iran....

 2018-12-09 19:30 

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China's Bank of Kunlun to resume financial transactions with Iran tomorrow...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) According to the Vice-Chairman of Iran-China Chamber of Commerce, Bank of Kunlun will resume receiving payments from Iranian importers tomorrow....

 2018-12-09 19:25 

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Iran intl. documentary film festival...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) The 12th edition of Cinema verite, which is Iran's major international festival for documentary cinema, kicked off on Sunday December 9 at Tehran Charsu Cineplex and will continue until December 16....

 2018-12-09 17:44 

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ME, Africa, main target markets of Iran's IT firms...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) Rouhollah Estiri, the director general for international business affairs of the Directorate for Science, said that Middle East and Africa are main target markets of Iranian information technology (IT) firms....

 2018-12-09 17:28 

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We need stronger region rather than strongmen: FM Zarif...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) The Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has criticized belligerent politicians in the Middle East, saying the strongmen have only caused war and misery in the region....

 2018-12-09 17:25 

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Iran supports UN's mission to resolve Yemen crisis...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi says Tehran clearly and totally supports the United Nations' mission to pursue a political solution to the ongoing crisis in Yemen....

 2018-12-09 17:24 

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Recent OPEC meeting dealt another blow to Americans: Pres. Rouhani...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has hailed OPEC member states' resistance against US pressures in the recent meeting in Vienna as another failure for the United States....

 2018-12-09 17:16 

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Iraq's relations with Iran not to be affected by foreign pressures: PM...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) Iraq's relations with Iran benefit both nations and will not be affected by foreign pressures, according to Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi....

 2018-12-09 13:52 

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Saudi King reiterates baseless accusations against Iran at PGCC summit...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) King Salman of Saudi Arabia delivered an inaugurating hostile speech against Iran at the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council PGCC summit underway in Riyadh....

 2018-12-09 13:47 

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French FM reacts to Trump's tweet: 'Leave our nation be'...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has fired back at Donald Trump after the US leader blamed the Paris climate change agreement for sparking major anti-fuel protests....

 2018-12-09 13:02 

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Karate1-Series A: Poorshab wins 2nd gold for Iran...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) Veteran karate practitioner Zabiollah Poorshab snatched the 2nd gold medal for Iran at Karate1-Series A on Sunday, in China....

 2018-12-09 13:00 

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Iraq welcomes participation of Iranian firms for reconstruction: minister...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) Iraqi Minister of Construction and Housing Bangen Rekani said that his country welcomes the presence and participation of Iranian firms for reconstruction of different Iraqi regions....

 2018-12-09 12:56 

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Syria has triumphed over terrorism...

BEIRUT, Dec. 09 (MNA) - Hezbollah Deputy Secretary General Naim Qassem stressed that Syria has triumphed over terrorism and that "the situation in it is improving day after day," pointing out that the achievements realized by the Syrian Army and i...

 2018-12-09 12:38 

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Combating money laundering needs improving domestic financial system first...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) Laya Joneydi Vice President for Legal Affairs said that laws of Confronting Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing help country improve its financial, monetary and banking system particularly....

 2018-12-09 12:23 

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Iran exports through Kurdistan province borders rise by 110%...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) The chairman of Kurdistan province's Industry, Mine, and Trade administration said Sun. that an estimated $ 497 million worth of goods was exported through border crossings of the province during the first 8 months of the Iranian...

 2018-12-09 12:20 

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'Fighting Corruption' Conf. at Tehran Chamber of Commerce...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) A conference on 'Fighting Corruption' was held Sun. at Tehran Chamber of Commerce in the presence of Vice President for Legal Affairs, Laya Joneydi....

 2018-12-09 11:55 

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12th Cinema Vrit kicks off in Tehran...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) 12th Iran International Documentary Film Festival, known as Cinema Vrit, has opened in the Iranian capital to showcase over 100 documentaries from as many as 33 countries across the world....

 2018-12-09 11:27 

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Daei says Iran, Japan probably meet at Asian Cup final...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) Iranian legendary football player Ali Daei believes that Iran and Japan are the most likely contenders to reach the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 final....

 2018-12-09 11:08 

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Iran arrests 10 suspects linked to Chabahar terror attack...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) Iranian Police Chief Brigadier General Hossein Ashtari said that 10 suspects in connection to the Thursday terrorist attack in Chabahar have been arrested....

 2018-12-09 10:56 

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Unveiling ceremony of latest Basij's achievements...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) The latest scientific and technical achievements of Basij was unveiled in an exhibition in Tehran with Basij Commander Brigadier General Gholam-Hossein Gheibparvar in attendance....

 2018-12-09 10:39 

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'The Skier' wins Best Film at Greece's Olympia Filmfest....

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) Iranian feature 'The Skier' directed by Fereydoun Najafi won the Best Film Award at the 21st Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People in Greece....

 2018-12-09 09:34 

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Iranian Gorgan, Chinese Guangzhou to become sister cities...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) The Iranian city of Gorgan and the Chinese city of Guangzhou have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to prepare the grounds for becoming sister cities....

 2018-12-09 08:59 

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Iranian artists to showcase handicrafts in Iraq...

TEHRAN, Dec. 09 (MNA) Iranian artists will showcase handicrafts and souvenirs from various provinces in an exhibition to be held for the first time in Sulaymaniyah, Iraqi Kurdistan....

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