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 2021-02-25 18:41 

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Iran urges parties in Armenia to exercise self-restraint...

Tehran, Feb 25, IRNA Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh on Thursday called all parties in Armenia to exercise self-restraint and avoid hostility, saying that Iran is closely following developments in the country....

 2021-02-25 15:52 

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UAE resumes issuing travel visa for Iranians...

Tehran, Feb 25, IRNA Iran's Charg d'Affaires in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Mohammad Hosseini said in a Twitter message on Thursday that Abu Dhabi has started to issue travel visas for the Iranian nationals, which had been stopped due to the co...

 2021-02-25 15:42 

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Zarif: Remove cause of Iran's reduction of JCPOA commitments...

Tehran, Feb 25, IRNA Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said in a Twitter message on Thursday that the US has admitted that Iran stepped away from its commitments because the US withdrew from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) signe...

 2021-02-25 13:35 

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French-made arms causing disaster in Yemen: Iran Envoy...

London, Feb 25, IRNA Yemen has changed into the most serious human catastrophe due to France's and its partners' arms sale to the warmonger and destructive Saudi Coalition, Iranian human rights attach in Geneva said on Thursday....

 2021-02-25 12:07 

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Iranian Navy's presence disrupts enemy's equations: Cmdr...

Tehran, Feb 25, IRNA Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said on Thursday that deployment of flotillas of Iranian Navy to international waters has disrupted the equations of the enemy and have foiled their plans to make the sea insecure f...

 2021-02-25 12:00 

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Medical personnel in east Iran receiving injection...

Mashad, Feb 25, IRNA Medical personnel in east of Iran have got 8,780 doses of vaccines from second cargo of COVID-19 vaccine, and injection has started as of today, senior official at Mashad University of Medical Sciences said on Thursday....

 2021-02-25 11:52 

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COVID-19 claims 94 lives in past 24 hours in Iran: Official...

Tehran, Feb 25, IRNA Some 94 more Iranians have died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 59,830, Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Thursday....

 2021-02-25 07:47 

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Iran, Kuwait enjoy deep cultural, religious commonalities...

Tehran, Feb 25, IRNA Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a message to Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah congratulated him Thursday on 60th anniversary of National Day on February 25....

 2021-02-25 07:43 

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Demanding Iran to return to commitments, ridiculous and oppressive...

Tehran, Feb 25, IRNA Permanent representative of Iran to the international organizations in Geneva says demanding Iran to become faithful to its JCPOA commitments while the other side, which has withdrawn unilaterally, has not taken any measures yet is ri...

 2021-02-25 06:37 

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Venezuelan tourism minister visits southeastern Iranian Prov...

Iranian Minister of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Ali-Asghar Mounesan and Venezuelan Minister of Tourism Ali Padron are making a tour of southeastern Iranian province of Kerman, February 25, 2021. IRNA...

 2021-02-25 06:33 

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COVIran Barekat vaccine under the highest int'l standards...

Tehran, Feb 25, IRNA COVIran Barekat vaccine- Iran's first indigenously-developed COVID-19 vaccine- is being produced under the highest international standards in the country, a member of national anti-coronavirus committee said on Thursday....

 2021-02-25 06:01 

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US claim for legitimate self-defense in case of terror of Gen Soleimani rejected...

New York, Feb 25, IRNA - Iran's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations Majid Takht Ravanchi has announced that the US claim for legitimate self-defense in case of the Jan 2020 assassination of General Qassem Soleimani was overwh...

 2021-02-25 05:49 

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Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on February 25...

Tehran, Feb 25, IRNA The following headlines appeared in the English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Thursday:...

 2021-02-24 20:43 

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Iran, UK cooperation opportunities, challenges discussed...

London, Feb 25, IRNA Iran's Ambassador in Britain Hamid Baeidinejad said on Wednesday that representatives of Iran and UK Chambers of Commerce exchanged views on opportunities and challenges for economic cooperation between the two countries....

 2021-02-24 20:01 

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Iranian FM spox talks with Syrian ministers in Damascus...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh and his accompanying delegation held talks with the country's foreign and information ministers late on Wednesday....

 2021-02-24 19:26 

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Iran, Nakhchivan review academic cooperation...

Baku, Feb 24, IRNA Iran's Consul General in Nakhchivan Seyyed Ahmad Hosseini and chancellor of the republic's state university on Wednesday discussed collaboration among the universities and academic centers of Iran and the autonomous republic....

 2021-02-24 17:10 

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Iran foils terror operation in NW province...

Oroumiyeh, Feb 24, IRNA Public relations office of the Ministry of Intelligence of Iran announced on Wednesday that in cooperation with provincial security forces, it has foiled a terror operation in the southern parts of West Azerbaijan Province, northwe...

 2021-02-24 17:05 

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Israeli PM resorting to "bigoted lies" to conjure Iranophobia: Spox...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Spokesman of Iran's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Saeed Khatibzadeh said on Wednesday that Prime Minister of the Zionist regime Benjamin Netanyahu is telling bigoted lies to conjure racist Iranophobia....

 2021-02-24 15:56 

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Zarif urges South Korea to provide Iran with access to blocked money...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday in a phone call with his South Korean counterpart said that in the past two and a half years the relations between Tehran and Seoul have been influenced by South Korean illegal m...

 2021-02-24 15:50 

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Iran hopes change in Coalition, backers' approach lead to peace in Yemen...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Senior Assistant to the Iranian Foreign Minister for Special Political Affairs Ali Asghar Khaji hoped in a phone call with Sweden's Special Envoy for Yemen Peter Semneby that change in the approach of the Saudi Coalition and their...

 2021-02-24 15:35 

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Iran UN envoy: Sanctions escalate climate change effect...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA - Iran's ambassador to the United Nations Majid Takht-Ravanchi stressed the fact that sanctions will escalate the effect of climate change....

 2021-02-24 15:32 

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Pakistan Army says looking forward to conduct joint military drills with Iran...

Islamabad, Feb 24, IRNA -- Spokesperson of Pakistan Army says no power can influence his country's bilateral cooperation with the Islamic Republic of Iran, adding that Pakistan is eager to hold joint exercises with the Iranian armed forces....

 2021-02-24 15:02 

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UN rapporteur unauthorized to comment on Ukraine crash incident...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said on Wednesday that the UN official is ineligible to comment on the issue of the Ukraine crash incident....

 2021-02-24 15:02 

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Iran: UN rapporteur unauthorized to comment on Ukraine crash incident...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said on Wednesday that the UN official is ineligible to comment on the issue of the Ukraine crash incident....

 2021-02-24 14:57 

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Iran's President receives foreign envoys...

President Hassan Rouhani received the ccopies of redentials of 5 envoys from the states; namely Senegal, Bolivia, Ghana, Slovakia, and Romania today in Tehran. Feb 24, 2021. IRNA/ Meysam Allaghemandan...

 2021-02-24 14:51 

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Tariffs on Eurasia trades to go zero: Iranian Official...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Director-General of Trade Promotion Organization of Iran for Europe and America Behrouz Olfat said on Wednesday that tariffs on different goods being traded between Iran and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) would go to zero one the ...

 2021-02-24 14:24 

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Rouhani: Conditions for Int'l coop changing...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that conditions for international cooperation have changed....

 2021-02-24 14:24 

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Rouhani: Conditions for Int'l cooperation changing...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that conditions for international cooperation have changed....

 2021-02-24 14:15 

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Int'l mechanisms unsuccessful in enforcing minimum rights of Iran: Official...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA - Secretary of Iran's High Council for Human Rights Ali Baqeri Kani on Wednesday termed the international mechanisms as unsuccessful in enforcing the minimum rights of the Iranians....

 2021-02-24 13:20 

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Iran, Venezuela to launch tours between two countries...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Iran's Minister of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Ali Asghar Mounesan said that Iran and Venezuela would launch tours between the two countries to improve ties....

 2021-02-24 12:47 

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Iran enjoys $30b potential to expand trade ties with EAEU...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Iran has a commercial capacity of 30 billion dollars to increase trade exchanges with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), an Iranian official says....

 2021-02-24 12:32 

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President Rouhani: Iran determined to work with Bolivia...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that the country was determined to work with Bolivia on industrial and scientific sections, highlighting the expansion and deepening of bilateral ties....

 2021-02-24 11:04 

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Iran top nuclear official, German ambassador discuss issues of mutual interest...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali-Akbar Salehi and German Ambassador to Tehran Hans-Udo Muzel reviewed various issues concerning the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and Tehran-Berlin ties....

 2021-02-24 10:53 

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COVID-19 claims 73 lives in past 24 hours in Iran: Official...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Some 73 more Iranians have died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 59,736, Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Wednesday....

 2021-02-24 10:28 

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Iranian woman become finalist in Dubai World Archery Para Championships...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Iranian archer Zahra Nemati becomes finalist in 2021 World Archery Para Championships after defeating archers from India and Ukraine....

 2021-02-24 10:25 

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Closing PMD file, major blow to propaganda with IAEA: President...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that closing the file of the possible military dimensions (PMD) of nuclear activities in the context of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action was the greatest blow to the propaganda of ill-w...

 2021-02-24 10:04 

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Iran confirms 112 cases of COVID-19 variants...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Spokesman for the National Headquarters for Coronavirus Control, Alireza Reisi, said on Wednesday that up to now, some 112 patients with COVID-19 mutations have been detected in Iran from whom eight patients died....

 2021-02-24 09:53 

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4.5-degree aftershock jolts Sisakht, southwestern Iran...

Yasuj, Feb 24, IRNA A tremor measuring 4,5 on the Richter scale jolted Sisakht and Chitab in Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad Province in Southwestern Iran on Wednesday....

 2021-02-24 09:47 

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CBI chief: South Korea to pay $1b of its arrears to Iran...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA - Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Abdolnasser Hemmati said on Wednesday that South Korea is to start paying $1 billion of its arrears to Iran from the total amount of $7b....

 2021-02-24 08:50 

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Chabahar port, a hub of foreign trade...

Chabahar, Feb 24, IRNA Due to its strategic position both in national and international level, Chabahar port plays a brand new role in Iran's foreign trade and has become the highway of trade and economy in southeastern Iran....

 2021-02-24 08:36 

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Iran closes Mehran border to passengers to fight UK COVID-19 variants...

Ilam, Feb 24, IRNA Governor of Mehran announced on Wednesday that Mehran international border with Iraq was closed to fight spread of UK COVID-19 variants....

 2021-02-24 08:29 

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European companies optimistic about return to Iranian market...

London, Feb 24, IRNA - Parallel with increased diplomatic moves to revive nuclear deal with Iran and possibility of termination of US unilateral sanctions many major European companies had a meeting with Iranian economic activists to survey ways for their...

 2021-02-24 08:16 

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Iran's expectations from Biden administration...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA Biden administration says it is waiting for Iran to take the initial step for revival of the 2015 nuclear deal, but, it was the former US administration withdrew from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action and it is the new Administra...

 2021-02-24 07:11 

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A man with suicide vest arrested in Tehran...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA A man wearing suicide vest was identified and arrested in Tehran highway gate, Police Chief said on Wednesday....

 2021-02-24 06:10 

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EU Troika criticizes Iran for revocation of voluntary Additional Protocol...

London, Feb 24, IRNA - The EU Troika -- UK, France and Germany - on Tuesday criticized Iran for revocation of the voluntary Additional Protocol of the International Atomic Energy Agency....

 2021-02-24 04:51 

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Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on February 24...

Tehran, Feb 24, IRNA The following headlines appeared in the English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Wednesday:...

 2021-02-23 20:11 

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Iran, Venezuela discuss developing tourism coop...

Tehran, Feb 23, IRNA - Iran's Minister of Culture, Handicrafts and Tourism Ali Asghar Moonesan and Venezuela's Minister of Tourism and Foreign Trade Ali Padron on Tuesday reviewed ways of expanding bilateral tourism cooperation....

 2021-02-23 19:01 

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Iran, Norway stress cooperation on using clean energy...

Tehran, Feb 23, IRNA - Mayor of Tehran Pirouz Hanachi and ambassador of Norway to Iran Sigvald Hauge on Tuesday welcomed mutual cooperation to use clean energy....

 2021-02-23 16:57 

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Iran, Tajikistan stress cooperation on fighting terrorism, crimes...

Tehran, Feb 23, IRNA Iran's and Tajikistan's ministers of interior emphasized cooperation on fighting terrorism, organized crimes, drug-trafficking, and cyber crimes....

 2021-02-23 16:38 

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President Rouhani: Iran doesn't deem defense power as expansionistic tool...

Tehran, Feb 23, IRNA - President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday said that Iran does not consider defense power as an expansionistic tool....

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