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 2020-08-01 06:00 

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Iran opens first supermarket in Venezuela...

TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) - ETKA Organization, affiliated to Iran's Ministry of Defense, inaugurated its first supermarket for supplying domestically-made consumable goods in Caracas, capital of Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on Fri....

 2020-08-01 05:40 

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Saudi-led coalition violates Yemen ceasefire 2000 times...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) The Saudi-led coalition has violated the Al-Hudaidah ceasefire about 2,000 times in the past month....

 2020-08-01 05:20 

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'The Alien' to go on screen at Hong Kong Intl. Filmfest....

TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) Iranian film 'The Alien' (Namo) directed by Nader Saeivar, has made it into the competition program of the 44th edition of the Hong Kong International Film Festival....

 2020-08-01 05:00 

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Increasing border relations guarantees economic security...

TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi said that increasing border relations and developing economic cooperation will contribute to the region's economic security....

 2020-08-01 04:45 

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IRGC new missile achievement can be used across Iran: MP...

TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) A member of Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission hailed the new achievement of the IRGC in launching ballistic missiles from underground, noting that this capability can be used across the country....

 2020-08-01 04:21 

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Iran, Azerbaijan stress completion of Rasht-Astara railway...

TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) Presidents of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan reviewed bilateral relations, stressing the need for implementation of the Rasht-Astara railway....

 2020-08-01 04:07 

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Front pages of Iran's English-language dailies on August 1...

TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) Here are the front pages of Iran's English-language dailies on Saturday, August 01....

 2020-08-01 03:53 

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Iran determined to expand ties with Turkey in all fields...

TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) Referring to two countries' good relations in various fields, the Iranian President said that "The Islamic Republic of Iran is determined to develop friendly and brotherly relations and cooperation with Turkey in all fields.&...

 2020-08-01 03:40 

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Briefing on Iran's daily developments...

TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) The following are the latest developments in the Islamic Republic of Iran in the last 24 hours....

 2020-08-01 03:33 

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Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on August 1...

TEHRAN, Aug. 01 (MNA) Mehr News takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Saturday, August 1....

 2020-07-31 17:00 

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VIDEO: First Iranian Chain store in Caracas, Venezuela...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) The first Iranian chain store in Caracas, Venezuela is founded by Etka organization. It is planned to sell 2,500 types of Iranian merchandise in the country....

 2020-07-31 16:00 

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People's health priority for Islamic Development Organization...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) Islamic Development Organization [IDO]'s Chief Hojjatoleslam Mohammad Qomi said that ensuring people's health is a red line during Muharram ceremonies....

 2020-07-31 15:00 

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Iran determined to expand ties with Iraq: Rouhani...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani stressed the need to further develop bilateral relations with Iraq on Friday....

 2020-07-31 14:00 

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1 Marine dead, 8 missing in training accident in California...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) At least one US Marine is dead and eight others are missing after a training accident involving an amphibious vehicle off the coast of Southern California....

 2020-07-31 13:00 

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Early election in Iraq irreversible demand: Iraqi official...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) Iraqi president announced on Friday that holding an early election in the country is an irreversible demand....

 2020-07-31 11:44 

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Iranian students win 4 medals in Chemistry Olympiad...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) Iran's Minister of Education Mohsen Haji Mirzaei congratulated Iranian students on winning 4 medals in the 52nd International Chemistry Olympiad....

 2020-07-31 11:01 

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Talks with Iran on downed airliner constructive: Ukraine...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) Ukraine said on Friday that its first round of talks with Iran about the downing of a Ukrainian airliner has been constructive....

 2020-07-31 10:04 

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Iran registers 2,674 COVID-19 cases in 24 hours...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) The novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has infected 2,674 people and claimed 197 lives in Iran in the past 24 hours, a senior health official said....

 2020-07-31 09:29 

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Observing Arafa Day at Tehran University...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) The Arafa Day prayer ceremony was held on Thursday afternoon with health protocols in place at the University of Tehran....

 2020-07-31 06:51 

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US not to change its policy against Iran...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) A member of Expediency Council Hojjatoleslam Gholamreza Mesbahi Moghadam said US policies against Iran will not change after the upcoming election....

 2020-07-31 06:33 

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'US dream to achieve its sanction goals never to come true'...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei stressed that the US dream to stop the Iranian nation's progress will never come true....

 2020-07-31 06:33 

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'US biggest enemy is American nation not Iran, Russia, China'...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei stressed that the US administration's biggest enemy is the American nation, not Iran, Russia, or China....

 2020-07-31 06:33 

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Leader stresses US regime's biggest enemy is American nation...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei stressed that the US regime's biggest enemy is the American nation, not Iran, Russia, or China....

 2020-07-31 06:33 

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Leader says US regime's biggest enemy is American nation...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei stressed that the US regime's biggest enemy is the American nation, not Iran, Russia, or China....

 2020-07-31 06:19 

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Tajikistan's President felicitates Rouhani on Eid al-Adha...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) In a message of Friday, Tajikistan's President congratulated his Iranian counterpart on the arrival of Eid al-Adha....

 2020-07-31 06:05 

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Global coronavirus infections top 17 million...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) Coronavirus worldwide cases have exceeded 17 million with the US passing 4.63 million cases in total, according to Worldometer figures....

 2020-07-31 05:29 

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Felicitations to Muslims on Eid al-Adha...

TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) Eid al-Adha, celebrated by around 1.5 billion Muslims around the world, is one of the most significant occasions in the Islamic calendar....

 2020-07-30 20:00 

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Summer rainfall in Rasht...

RASHT, Jul. 31 (MNA) After several weeks of extreme heat in all cities across Iran, today's rain in Rasht, north of Iran cooled the weather and bestowed a fresh look to the city....

 2020-07-30 18:00 

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Over 388 tons of narcotics seized in Iran in 4 months: cmdr....

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) The deputy head of Iran's Police said that over 388 tons of illicit drugs have been confiscated by police forces in the country in in the first 4 months of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 20, 2020)....

 2020-07-30 17:00 

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Coronavirus death toll expected to drop in coming weeks...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Iranian President said that the death toll and the number of infected people with coronavirus are expected to drop significantly in the coming weeks....

 2020-07-30 16:00 

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Iran, Georgia discuss economic coop....

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Iranian Ambassador to Tbilisi Javad Ghavam Shahidi met and held talks with Georgian Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Natia Turnava on the expansion of economic cooperation....

 2020-07-30 15:00 

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Ghalibaf congrats Muslim counterparts on Eid al-Adha...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Iranian Parliament Speaker congratulated his Muslim counterparts on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, stressing the need for unity and empathy with the aim of ensuring the health, security and welfare of of the great Islamic Ummah....

 2020-07-30 14:00 

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Police bust over 1 ton illicit drugs in Iran's Mirjaveh...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) The police forces of the Sistan and Baluchestan province have confiscated 1,105 kilograms of illicit drugs in the southeastern borders....

 2020-07-30 13:00 

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Ummah, Global community require paradigm shift for survival...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) In a tweet on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote that Islamic Ummah and global community require paradigm shift for survival....

 2020-07-30 12:00 

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Iran to give crushing response to any aggression : IRGC...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Stating that Iran has never started a war, IRGC said that it will give a decisive and crushing response to any aggression against country's territorial integrity, security and national interests....

 2020-07-30 10:50 

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1st aquatic products shipment sent to Thailand via Chabahar...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) The first shipment of Iran's aquatic products has been shipped to Thailand via southeastern port of Chabahar....

 2020-07-30 10:00 

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Plasma donation by recovered COVID-19 patients...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Plasma therapy has been taken into consideration in Iran as a solution to strengthen the body immune system of patients suffering from coronavirus. COVID-19 patients can donate plasma one month after their recovery....

 2020-07-30 09:33 

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Iran COVID-19 updates: 2,621 new cases, 226 deaths...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) The Iranian Health Ministry announced 2,621 new cases of infection with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours, putting the total number of cases in the country at 301,530....

 2020-07-30 09:00 

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3 killed, 2 injured in north St. Louis shooting...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Three people were killed and two injured in a shooting in north St. Louis Wednesday afternoon....

 2020-07-30 08:30 

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JCPOA not to continue without lifting Iran arms embargo...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Iranian President's Chief of Staff Mahmoud Vaezi said that lifting Iran's arms embargo is one of the JCPOA's most important commitments, stressing that JCPOA will not continue without lifting it....

 2020-07-30 08:13 

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Iran passing peak of coronavirus: Rouhani...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that the country is currently passing over the peak of the novel coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-07-30 08:00 

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'Malakout' wins at Cryptshow Festival in Spian...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Iranian short animated piece 'Malakout', directed by Farnoosh Abedi, has won the Best Short Film Award at the 14th edition of the Cryptshow Festival in Barcelona, Spain....

 2020-07-30 07:30 

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Explosion happens in Texas energy facility...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) A natural gas pipeline was accidentally struck and erupted in flames on Wednesday at an energy facility east of Houston, Texas, local authorities confirmed....

 2020-07-30 07:00 

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Iranian delegation arrive in Kiev to discuss Flight 752...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) An Iranian delegation arrived in Kiev on early Thursday to discuss Flight 752, the Ukrainian passenger plane that was mistakenly downed near Tehran in January 2020....

 2020-07-30 06:30 

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Over 17m people infected by COVID-19, death toll at 670,256...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Globally, more than 670,000 have died from COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, while the number of confirmed infections has surpassed 17.1 million and more than 10.7 million people have recovered....

 2020-07-30 06:00 

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Leader to deliver speech on Eid al-Adha...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) On the occasion of Eid al-Adha (Eid Qurban), Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei will deliver a speech on Friday, July 31....

 2020-07-30 05:30 

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Front pages of Iran's English-language dailies on July 30...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Here are the front pages of Iran's English-language dailies on Thursday, July 30....

 2020-07-30 05:20 

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Headlines of Iranian Persian-language dailies on July 30...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Mehr News takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Thursday, July 30....

 2020-07-30 04:50 

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JCPOA is annexed to UNSCR 2231: Iran UN envoy...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) Iran's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations said that Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) is annexed to UN Security Council Resolution 2231, and the US has legal obligations to implement....

 2020-07-30 04:11 

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Briefing on Iran's daily developments...

TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) The following are the latest developments in the Islamic Republic of Iran in the last 24 hours....

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