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 2021-05-31 15:21 

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Delegations may return to their capitals for consultations...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for the Political Affairs said that the delegations involved in Iran's nuclear talks, JCPOA, may return to their capitals for further consultations again....

 2021-05-31 14:40 

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Iranian weightlifters grab silver, bronze medals in W C'ships...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iranian weightlifters won silver and bronze medals in the IWF Junior World Championships on Monday....

 2021-05-31 14:00 

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Iran, Sri Lanka poised to enhance cultural ties...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) The Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Colombo and Sri Lankan Foreign Minister met and held talks in Colombo on Monday on broadening bilateral relations on issues of mutual concern especially in cultural field....

 2021-05-31 13:30 

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ISIL leader arrested in NW Iraq...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iraqi sources reported the arrest of the ISIL leader in western Nineveh, stating that the arrested Takfiri was responsible for the case of the captives and those killed in the ISIL terrorist group....

 2021-05-31 13:15 

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Russia to create 20 new military units to counter NATO...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Russian Defence Ministry will create around 20 new formations and military units in the Western Military District by the end of the year, according to Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu on Monday....

 2021-05-31 13:00 

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At least 39 people killed in two attacks in eastern DRC...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) At least 39 people have been killed in two new attacks in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, according to media reports on Monday....

 2021-05-31 12:30 

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Iran joins Azerbaijan in reconstructing newly liberated areas...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) The Iranian energy minister Reza Arkanian said Mon. that the Iranian companies will participate in reconstructing newly liberated regions in the Azerbaijan Republic....

 2021-05-31 12:06 

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Moscow not to leave new EU unfriendly steps without response...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Russia will not leave without a response to the new unfriendly steps that are under preparation in the European Union, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Monday....

 2021-05-31 11:46 

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High-ranking Iraqi security delegation visits Saudi Arabia...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iraqi sources reported the visit of a high-ranking Iraqi security delegation to Saudi Arabia....

 2021-05-31 11:24 

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Russia to host Persian music concert...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iranian singer Hosein Nourshargh will hold a concert of Persian music in Russia, May 31 and June 1....

 2021-05-31 11:06 

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Presser of Iranian Foreign Ministry spox...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh answered questions on a wide range of topics in a press conference on Monday....

 2021-05-31 10:50 

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VIDEO: Footage of homegrown 'Bavar-373' missile system...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) More advanced than the S-300 missile system, the Bavar-373 air defense system is fully homegrown, impenetrable and anti-hacking....

 2021-05-31 10:31 

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China to send 3 male astronauts to its space station in June...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) A three-man crew of astronauts will blast off in June for a three-month mission on China's new space station, according to a space official who was the country's first astronaut in orbit....

 2021-05-31 10:12 

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Intra-Afghan peace talks to resume in Doha...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) A member of the Afghan cabinet announced the start of intra-Afghan talks in the Qatari capital of Doha....

 2021-05-31 10:08 

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Rocket attack on Al-Harir base in Erbil thwarted: report...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iraqi sources reported that security forces thwarted the operation of an armed group that intended to target the Al-Harir base in Erbil with a rocket....

 2021-05-31 09:51 

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Iran, China, Russia hold trilateral meeting on JCPOA...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) According to Iran's ambassador to IAEA, a trilateral meeting has been held among senior Iranian, Chinese, and Russian officials in Vienna....

 2021-05-31 09:51 

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China, Russia voice support for Iran positions at JCPOA talks...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) According to Iran's ambassador to IAEA, a trilateral meeting has been held among senior Iranian, Chinese, and Russian officials in Vienna....

 2021-05-31 09:34 

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Iranian energy ministry hails water coop. with Azerbaijan...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iran and Azerbaijan have had constructive interactions in operating the Aras Dam since its inauguration, Deputy Energy Minister Qassem Taqizadeh Khamesi said....

 2021-05-31 09:19 

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Covid-19 update: 217 deaths, 11,042 new cases in 24hrs...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) According to the Iranian Health Ministry, 11,042 new COVID-19 infections have been recorded across the country in the past 24 hours, while the virus has claimed the lives of 217 Iranians since yesterday....

 2021-05-31 08:55 

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'The Reversed Path' to take part in Shanghai Intl. FilmFest....

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iranian film 'The Reversed Path' directed by Abolfazl Jalili will be screened at the 24th Shanghai International Film Festival in China....

 2021-05-31 08:32 

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Russia ready to disconnet from SWIFT due to US threats...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Due to the threats coming from the US with regard to the SWIFT interbank payment system, Russia is getting prepared for disconnection from the system....

 2021-05-31 08:17 

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Buy bulk saffron from Iran...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Buying bulk saffron from Iran has many advantages. You can rebrand the saffron to make it your own, and you are absolutely sure the bulk saffron you are buying is of the highest possible quality....

 2021-05-31 08:06 

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Iran-Azerbaijan relations upgraded to strategic level: Vaezi...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iranian President's Chief of Staff Mahmoud Vaezi said the amicable relations between Islamic Republic of Iran and Republic of Azerbaijan have been upgraded to the strategic level in all dimensions....

 2021-05-31 07:42 

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Tajikistan Interior Min. departs for Tehran...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Tajikistan Interior Minister has left his country for Tehran, so as to hold talks with senior Iranian officials on different topics....

 2021-05-31 07:20 

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Michael Flynn calls for millitary coup in US...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn has called for a Burmese-style coup in the US....

 2021-05-31 06:49 

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Good progress made in Vienna talks, but key issues remain...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman said that negotiations in Vienna have made good and significant progress, but key issues remain....

 2021-05-31 06:32 

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4th Intl. 'Smart Tehran Congress' to be held virtually...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) The Communications and Information Technology (ICT) of the Municipality of Tehran revealed the organizing the 4th International 'Smart Tehran Congress' with the motto of 'Digital Transformation, Digital Services' on Ju...

 2021-05-31 06:01 

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Yemen targets Malik Khalid Air Base again...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) The spokesman for the Yemeni Armed Forces informed that Malik Khalid Air Base has been targeted again....

 2021-05-31 05:57 

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Drive-in coronavirus vaccination in Yazd prov....

YAZD, May 31 (MNA) The first Drive-in Vaccination Center started its work in Yazd province on Monday....

 2021-05-31 05:36 

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Gunmen abduct students from school in north-central Nigeria...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Nigerian officials say gunmen have kidnapped many students from a school in Nigeria, the latest in a series of such attacks on schools....

 2021-05-31 05:10 

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Iraqi forces arrest a number of ISIL elements in Kirkuk...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iraqi army forces identified and arrested a number of ISIL Takfiri terrorists during counter-terrorism operations in Kirkuk and Baghdad governorates....

 2021-05-31 04:54 

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AAPP says 840 people killed in Myanmar protests...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners of Myanmar (AAPP) announced on Sunday that 840 people have been killed in anti-military protests so far....

 2021-05-31 04:22 

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Team Melli training camp on Kish Island...

KISH, May 31 (MNA) Iran's National Football Team held a training camp on Kish Island for almost a week. The team will depart Tehran for Manama on Monday to attend the 2022 World Cup qualifiers....

 2021-05-31 04:07 

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Gazan factories resumed producing thousands of missiles...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) A senior Hamas official said factories in the Gaza Strip have resumed their mission to produce thousands of missiles....

 2021-05-31 03:52 

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UAE Embassy in Tel Aviv officially opened...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Abu Dhabi officially opened its embassy in Tel Aviv as the UAE flag was hoisted next to the Zionist flag in the embassy building....

 2021-05-31 03:35 

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Front pages of Iran's English dailies on May 31...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Here are the front pages of Iran's English-language dailies on Monday, May 31....

 2021-05-31 03:34 

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Five Colombian policemen killed in helicopter crash...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Five policemen died after the helicopter in which they were traveling crashed in a rural area of the Colombian department of Bolivar on Sunday, Colombian President Ivan Duque said....

 2021-05-31 03:25 

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Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on May 31...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Mehr News takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Monday, May 31....

 2021-05-31 03:00 

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Briefing on Iran's daily developments...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) The following are the Islamic Republic of Iran's latest developments in the last 24 hours....

 2021-05-31 02:00 

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Vaccination of veteran artists...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) A number of Iranian veteran artists got vaccinated on Sunday....

 2021-05-30 22:00 

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VIDEO: Pahlavani Cultural Day commemorated in Amol...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) The Pahlavani Cultural Day which marks the ancient "Varzesh-e Pahlavni" or heroic sport in Iran was commemorated during a ceremony in a Zoorkhaneh in Amol city in the northern province of Mazandaran on Sunday....

 2021-05-30 21:00 

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'Sea Boys' to take part in Shanghai Intl. FilmFest....

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iranian film 'Sea Boys' directed by Afshin Hashemi will take part in the 24th Shanghai International Film Festival in China....

 2021-05-30 20:00 

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Silkworm breeding in N Iran...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Along with agricultural and livestock activities, silkworm breeding is common in different parts of the Mazandaran province....

 2021-05-30 19:30 

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1st VP congratulates Croatia on National Day...

TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) Iranian First Vice President Es'hagh Jahangiri felicitated the government and people of Croatia on National Day....

 2021-05-30 18:59 

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Turkish military ops force 47 villages in N Iraq to flee...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) A total of 47 villages have been evacuated in the Iraqi Kurdistan region as a result of Turkish airstrikes in the last 37 days....

 2021-05-30 18:45 

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A 23-year-old man severely injured in shooting in S Germany...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) A 23-year-old man was severely wounded in a shooting spree in southern Germany on Sunday....

 2021-05-30 18:30 

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Police bust over 1 ton narcotics in SW Iran...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The Khuzestan police commander announced the confiscation of over one ton of illicit drugs in an anti-narcotics police operation in the city of Hendijan....

 2021-05-30 18:15 

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Parliament discusses problems of Iran-Iraq border gates...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The problems of the shared border crossings with Iraq were discussed in Sunday session of the Iranian Palriament's Construction Committee....

 2021-05-30 18:00 

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Tel Aviv summons Philippines envoy over anti-zionist vote...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The Tel Aviv regime summoned the Philippines' Ambassador on Sunday for clarifications about his country's vote at the UN Human Rights Council last week in favor of an investigation of alleged Israeli regime war crimes....

 2021-05-30 17:45 

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Cabinet agrees to remove CBI chief over his busy schedule...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The cabinet of President Hassan Rouhani has approved the removal of Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Abdolnasser Hemmati from his post over his absence from his post amid 2021 President elections campaigns....

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