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 2021-05-30 17:15 

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Iran-Azerbaijan relations made significant progress...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan stated that relations between Iran and Azerbaijan have made significant and close progress in various fields....

 2021-05-30 17:00 

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Velayati congrats Syrian Pres. Bashar al-Assad on re-election...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The Top Advisor to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ali-Akbar Velayati congratulated Bashar al-Assad on his re-election as President of Syrian Arab Republic....

 2021-05-30 16:30 

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Iran to host 15th West Asia Baseball Cup...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The 15th edition of the West Asia Baseball Cup will be held in Iran in September 2021....

 2021-05-30 16:15 

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At least 13 Colombian protesters killed during protest rally...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The mayor of Colombian city of Cali announced that at least 13 citizens of this city were killed during anti-government protests....

 2021-05-30 16:00 

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Rouhani felicitates Croatia on National Day...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani congratulated the government and the people of Croatia on the country's National Day....

 2021-05-30 15:45 

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Qatar 2nd pharmaceutical-medical shipment aid arrives in Iran...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Chairman of Iran-Qatar Joint Economic Cooperation Commission on Sunday revealed the shipment of Qatari second medical and pharmaceutical aid to the Islamic Republic of Iran....

 2021-05-30 15:30 

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Presidential candidate vows to decrease inflation rate...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Iranian Presidential candidate Abdolnaser Hemmati on Sunday vowed to curb the rampant inflation rate if being selected....

 2021-05-30 15:15 

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Taliban intelligence chief killed in northern Afghanistan...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The Afghan Ministry of Defense said Sun. that the Taliban intelligence chief was killed in an airstrike by Afghan armed forces in the north of the country along with 11 other members of the group in Balkh province....

 2021-05-30 15:00 

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VIDEO: Brown bears spotted in Alborz province...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) A brown bear and her two cubs have been spotted in the Iranian province of Alborz. The brown bears mainly inhabit the Central Alborz Protected Area....

 2021-05-30 14:35 

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Netanyahu closing in end of his rule over Israeli regime...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Netanyahu appears to have reached the end of his rule over Israeli regime after Yamina leader Naftali Bennett told his party's lawmakers Sunday that he intends to join with Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid in forming a coalition....

 2021-05-30 14:15 

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28 people killed, wounded in a blast in Afghanistan's Kapisa...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Afghan government sources on Sunday revealed that at least 28 people have been killed and injured in a mortar attack on a residential house in Afghanistan's Kapisa province....

 2021-05-30 14:00 

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Iran to host world clubs powerlifting championships...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) President of the Iranian Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation Abdolmahdi Nasirzadeh said that Iran will host world clubs powerlifting championships this summer....

 2021-05-30 13:44 

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Iran wins 1st ever world medal in women's weightlifting...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Yekta Jamali won the first world medal in the history of Iranian women's weightlifting by lifting a 92 kg weight in snatch and winning a bronze medal at the IWF Junior World Weightlifting Championships underway in Tashkent....

 2021-05-30 13:30 

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Home-grown flu vaccine to meet domestic needs by next winter...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Head of Food and Drug Administration of the Islamic Republic of Iran (IFDA) Mohammadreza Shanesaz said Sunday that domestically-produced influenza vaccines will meet a considerable portion of the country's demands this year....

 2021-05-30 13:00 

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'Bandar Band' to vie at Women's FilmFest. Dortmund | Cologne...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Iranian drama film 'Bandar Band' by Manijeh Hekmat will go on screen at the International Women's Film Festival Dortmund | Cologne in Germany....

 2021-05-30 12:30 

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Saudi coalition claims downing Yemeni drone...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The Saudi coalition claimed Sunday afternoon that it had shot down a drone belonging to the Yemeni army and popular committees in southern Saudi Arabia....

 2021-05-30 12:15 

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Miami shooting claims 2 lives, injures over 20...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) According to US police, a mass shooting outside a banquet hall in Miami has left at least two people dead and between 20 and 25 others wounded....

 2021-05-30 12:00 

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Closing ceremony of ITF World Tennis Tour Juniors competition...

URMIA, May 30 (MNA) The final of ITF World Tennis Juniors competition and closing ceremony of these competitions was held in Urmia, W Azarbaijan province on Sun. and superior tennis players were awarded with trophy and special prizes....

 2021-05-30 11:40 

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No plans set for sixth round of Vienna talks so far: Ulyanov...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Referring to the fifth round of talks on the revival of the JCPOA, which is currently underway in Vienna, Mikhail Ulyanov said that so far there are no plans for the sixth round of talks....

 2021-05-30 11:24 

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Iran volleyball win Netherlands in 3 direct sets in 2021 VNL...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Iran men's national volleyball team defeated the Netherlands men's national volleyball team in Week 1 of 2021 Volleyball Nations League (VNL) on Sunday....

 2021-05-30 11:21 

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Iran's membership in SCO among its main plans...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The Tajik ambassador to Tehran said that Iran's membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization is one of the organization's main programs, adding that the organization's decisions need the approval of all members....

 2021-05-30 11:00 

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Iraqi PMU starts anti-ISIL operation in eastern Iraq...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) or Hashd Shabi forces started their operation against the ISIL terrorist elements in the eastern province of Diyala on Sunday....

 2021-05-30 10:41 

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Oil, non-oil exports in W Hormozgan ports up 172%: PMO...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Iran's Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) reported that export of oil- and non-oil goods in western ports of Hormozgan and Bandar Lengeh in first two months of current year (from March 21 to May 21) hit a 172 percent growth....

 2021-05-30 10:25 

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Iran voices readiness for sports cooperation with Afghanistan...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) President of Iran National Olympic Committee Seyed Reza Salehi Amiri voiced Iran's readiness for sports cooperation with Afghanistan....

 2021-05-30 10:21 

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Security forces detain, dismantle terror team in NW Iran...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The Iranian intelligence forces in the northwestern province of West Azarbaijan said in a statement that they arrested or killed members of a terrorist team at the Piranshahr border....

 2021-05-30 10:04 

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Enemies afraid of Iranian elections...
 2021-05-30 09:52 

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Baku backs offer of solution to Azerbaijan-Armenia border row...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Republic of Azerbaijan supported the Russian Federation's proposal for a solution to Azerbaijan's border dispute with Armenia....

 2021-05-30 09:37 

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Covid-19 update: 198 deaths, 8,876 new cases in past 24hrs...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) According to the Iranian Health Ministry, 8,876 new COVID-19 infections have been recorded across the country in the past 24 hours, while the virus has claimed the lives of 198 Iranians since yesterday....

 2021-05-30 09:35 

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Two Iranian warships heading for Venezuela, US claims...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The US security officials claim they are monitoring two Iranian warships whose ultimate destination may be Venezuela....

 2021-05-30 09:16 

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MoD made good progress in field of ground combat...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The commander of the IRGC ground forces said that the goals and strategies set in the field of ground combat have been well achieved in the Ministry of Defense....

 2021-05-30 09:00 

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Afghanistan ready to purchase arms, equipment from Russia...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Kabul is ready to purchase weapons from Moscow, Afghanistan's Ambassador to Russia Said Tayeb Jawad said on Saturday....

 2021-05-30 08:46 

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American citizens demonstrate in support of Palestinians...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) A number of American citizens held demonstrations in Washington in support of the Palestinian people against Zionist regime's crimes....

 2021-05-30 08:26 

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Mohsen Rezaei vows to boost Iran's deterrence power...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Mohsen Rezaei, one of the candidates of Iran's 2021 presidential election, says his administration will seek to further increase the country's deterrence power....

 2021-05-30 08:06 

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Egyptian court ruling on ship Ever Given expected on June 20...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) A court in Egypt, has postponed the ruling on the Suez Canal lawsuit against the owners of the container ship Ever Given, which ran aground in the Suez Canal and blocked the waterway, until June 20, the canal press service said....

 2021-05-30 07:47 

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CBI governor dismissed...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Abdolnasser Hemmati, the governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), has been dismissed....

 2021-05-30 07:44 

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Zln Film Festival to host Iranian animation...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Iranian animation 'Satrs' directed by Sara Namjoo will take part in the 61st edition of the International Film Festival for Children and Youth in Zln, Czech Republic....

 2021-05-30 07:31 

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Thousands participate in anti-Bolsonaro rallies in Brazil...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Demonstrations against the government of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro were held across Brazil....

 2021-05-30 07:17 

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Istanbul Canal construction expected to kick off in late June...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) The opening ceremony of the construction of the Istanbul Canal bypassing the Bosphorus Strait is scheduled for the end of the next month, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday....

 2021-05-30 07:00 

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Iran junior wrestlers win 5 gold medals at Turkey event...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers snatched five gold and a bronze medal in the 2021 edition of Champions event in Turkey's Istanbul....

 2021-05-30 06:43 

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12 ISIL terrorists arrested by Iraqi Army in Ninawa...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) During a counter-terrorism operation in Ninawa province, Iraqi security forces identified and arrested 12 ISIL terrorist elements....

 2021-05-30 06:31 

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Fire breaks out at West Virginia petroleum refinery...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Local US media reported that a large blaze erupted late Saturday at a petroleum refinery in West Virginia....

 2021-05-30 06:20 

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VIDEO: People of Washington rally in support of Palestinians...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Hundreds of people in Washington held a protest rally in support of the oppressed people of Palestine....

 2021-05-30 06:10 

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6 guards killed in mine explosion of Herat-Khaf railway...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) According to local officials in Herat province of Afghanistan, a landmine explosion in the Herat-Khaf railway has claimed the lives of six guards on Saturday....

 2021-05-30 06:10 

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6 guards killed in mine explosion near Herat-Khaf railway...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) According to local officials in Herat province of Afghanistan, a landmine explosion in the Herat-Khaf railway has claimed the lives of six guards on Saturday....

 2021-05-30 06:07 

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China successfully launches cargo resupply spacecraft...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) China has successfully launched an automated cargo resupply spacecraft to rendezvous with an orbiting module, in the second of a series of missions needed to complete its first permanent space station....

 2021-05-30 05:35 

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Lawmaker calls for planning to generate nuclear electricity...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Chairman of Iranian Parliament Energy Commission said that the country must make necessary planning for producing nuclear electricity, because, nuclear power is a reliable and safe method pf generating electricity....

 2021-05-30 05:10 

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Anti-Netanyahu protest held in Tel Aviv...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Tel Aviv was the scene of Zionists' protest against the regime's Prime Minister Netanyahu....

 2021-05-30 05:00 

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Chelsea beats Man. City to snatch 2nd Champions League title...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) Chelsea edged past Manchester City 1-0 to claim the title of the 2020-2021 UEFA Champions League....

 2021-05-30 04:47 

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Shooting in Canada leaves on dead, four others injured...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) One person was killed and four others were severely wounded in a shooting spree in Canadian city of Toronto on Sunday....

 2021-05-30 04:38 

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Seven presume dead after plane crashes into lake in Tennesses...

TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) A Cessna C501 plane with seven people on board crashed near Smyrna, a town in Rutherford County, Tennessee, with all of the people presumed dead, WPLN-FM (Nashville Public Radio) reports....

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