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 2020-07-07 18:59 

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TEDPIX notches record high of 1.74mn points...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 Gaining 28,803 points on Tuesday, the benchmark of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), TEDPIX, rallied to a historic level of 1,747,000 points....

 2020-07-07 18:32 

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Iran, Uzbekistan to hold football match in Sep....

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) National football teams of Iran and Uzbekistan are to hold a match in Tashkent on September 7....

 2020-07-07 18:16 

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Iran, France able to boost bilateral cooperation...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Iranian Ambassador to Paris Bahram Ghasemi said that Iran and France can undoubtedly boost bilateral cooperation in all the fields....

 2020-07-07 18:00 

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5 Iranian animations to be screened in Serbian film festival...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Five Iranian animated pieces will go on screen at the 7th International Festival of One-Minute and Short Film in Serbia....

 2020-07-07 17:30 

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Ukraine eyes expanding parliamentary coop. with Iran...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Ukrainian Parliament Speaker Dmytro Oleksandrovych Razumkov said that his country keens on strengthening parliamentary cooperation and interaction with the Islamic Republic of Iran....

 2020-07-07 17:10 

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Iran is a self-sufficient model: Nasrallah...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Secretary-General of the Lebanese Hezbollah Resistance Movement Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah in a televised speech said Iran is a self-sufficient model which is ready to sell oil to Lebanon with Lebanese pound....

 2020-07-07 17:00 

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Iranian envoy submits credential to Slovakian FM...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Accredited Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Slovakia submitted his credentials to Ingrid Brockov, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic on Tuesday....

 2020-07-07 16:29 

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US bases in Iraq to be eliminated: Iran envoy...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Iranian Ambassador to Iraq Iraj Masjedi said that US bases in Iraq will probably be eliminated in the future....

 2020-07-07 16:21 

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Sheikh Zakzaky's supporters stage protests in Nigeria...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Supporters of Nigeria's top Shia Cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky staged protests in Nigeria and demanded the unconditional release of him....

 2020-07-07 16:16 

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Iran produces COVID-19 drug from plant material...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Director of the University of Tehran Science & Technology Park said that one of its affiliated companies has produced a drug to prevent the spread of the COVID-19....

 2020-07-07 16:16 

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Speaker of India's House of People congratulates Ghalibaf...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Speaker of India's House of People Om Birla congratulated Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf on his election as the new Iranian Parliament Speaker....

 2020-07-07 16:00 

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Academic coop. main axes of Iran-Russia relations: ex-envoy...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Mehdi Sanaie, Iran's former ambassador to Moscow said that academic cooperation is one of the main axes of Iran-Russia relations....

 2020-07-07 15:31 

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Tabriz-Istanbul flights to be resumed next week...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) The Director-General of East Azarbaijan Airports announced the resumption of flights between Istanbul and Tabriz....

 2020-07-07 15:00 

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Tunisia calls for expansion of Parliamentary ties with Iran...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) In a message to his Iranian counterpart, Tunisian Parliamentary Speaker Rached Al-Ghannouchi called for the improvement of mutual parliamentary ties between the two sides....

 2020-07-07 14:30 

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VIDEO: Historical fort in Iran's Arasbaran forests...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) One of the mysterious places in Iran which its location made it impossible for an army of thousands to pass, is Babak Fort. It sits attractively on a steep-sided mountain in north-western Iran....

 2020-07-07 14:00 

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Bulgaria calls for deepening parliamentary ties with Iran...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Chairman of the National Assembly of Bulgaria Tsveta Karayancheva congratulated Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf on his election as the Iranian Parliament Speaker....

 2020-07-07 13:34 

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Parl. planning to 'retaliate' any US' piracy on Iran tankers...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) A member of Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission says Parliament is developing a plan to retaliate any possible US' act of piracy against Iranian oil tankers....

 2020-07-07 13:00 

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Iran, Russia scientific coop. to continue without hiatus...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Iran's Minister of Science, Research, and Technology Mansour Gholami said that the current situation in the world cannot disrupt scientific cooperation between Iran and Russia....

 2020-07-07 12:51 

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Natanz incident to be investigated at Iranian Parliament...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Spokesman for the Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Abolfazl Amouei said that Natanz incident will be investigated at the presence of the Minister of Intelligence....

 2020-07-07 12:41 

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Govt. to develop trade with Pakistan amid outbreak...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 The government of the Islamic Republic of Iran will expand and promote trade with Pakistan despite spread of coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-07-07 12:28 

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Iran, Tunisia stress expansion of bilateral relations...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Iranian ambassador to Tunisia Mohammadreza Raouf Sheibani met and held talks with Tunisian Minister of Commerce Mohamed Msilini on the expansion of relations between the two countries....

 2020-07-07 11:55 

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Iranian ambassador, Lebanese minister meet in Beirut...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Iran's Ambassador to Beirut Mohammad Jalal Firouznia met with Lebanon's Minister of Industry, Imad Hoballah on Tuesday....

 2020-07-07 11:18 

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AEOI rejects rumors on blast in Shahid Rezaei nuclear site...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) In a statement on Tuesday, the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) dismissed the rumors of an explosion in Shahid Rezaei nuclear site in the Iranian province of Yazd....

 2020-07-07 11:01 

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VIDEO: Belgians protest for headscarf rights...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 Some 1,000 people took the streets in the Belgian capital to advocate for the right to wear headscarves at universities....

 2020-07-07 10:29 

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Iran's nuclear activities unstoppable: Rabiei...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Government Spokesman Ali Rabiei reacted to the recent incident in Natanz nuclear facility, highlighting that nothing can stop Iran's nuclear program....

 2020-07-07 10:15 

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Indonesia denounces Israeli regime's annexation plan...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Indonesia's government and House of Representatives have denounced the Israeli regime's plan to annex Palestinian territories....

 2020-07-07 09:49 

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Iran reports highest coronavirus death toll since outbreak...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Deaths from the COVID-19 epidemic in Iran hit a high record on Tuesday as 200 new deaths were registered over the past 24 hours, the highest since the virus outbreak in the country....

 2020-07-07 09:05 

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13% of world articles on coronavirus published by Iran: VP...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) The Vise President for Science and Technology, Sorena Sattari, announced on Tuesday that 13 percent of the articles in the world on coronavirus is written by Iranian scientists....

 2020-07-07 08:38 

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Domestic car manufacturing at 31% growth last month...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) - According to statistics, 90,306 passenger cars were manufactured in the previo month of the current year (May 21 to June 20), showing a 31 percent growth as compared to the last year's corresponding period....

 2020-07-07 08:14 

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Iraq agrees to limited reopening of two borders with Iran...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) said that the Soomar and Shalamcheh borders will be reopened to a limited extent....

 2020-07-07 07:53 

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UN urges more protection against new zoonoses...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) To prevent the next pandemic, the UN has called for much more deliberate protection of the natural environment to prevent other zootonic diseases from transmitting into the human population from animals....

 2020-07-07 07:31 

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Over 3.7 tons of drugs busted in Golestan province in Q1...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) The police forces of Golestan province, northern Iran, have seized over 3.7 tons of narcotics in the province since the beginning of the current calendar year (March 19)....

 2020-07-07 07:11 

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Hamas appreciates Iran Leader's support for Palestine...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) A senior member of Hamas has expressed the Resistance force's appreciation for the recent letter of Islamic Revolution Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei to Ismail Haniyeh....

 2020-07-07 06:48 

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'I Wear Mask' campaign in NW Iran...

TABRIZ, Jul. 07 At the order of the National Coronavirus Combat and Prevention Headquarters, using face masks in all indoor and outdoor centers especially populated areas became mandatory across the country effective as of July 5....

 2020-07-07 06:26 

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Ghani calls for regional support for Afghanistan peace...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani said that regional and neighboring countries' support will help the country to achieve its goals for peace....

 2020-07-07 06:00 

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Russia, China to oppose extension of Iran arms embargo...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 A member of Expediency Council Hojjatoleslam Gholamreza Mesbahi Moghadam said that Moscow and Beijing will voice their opposition to the extension of Iran arms embargo at UN Security Council....

 2020-07-07 05:39 

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VIDEO: Moment when Iraqi analyst assassinated in Baghdad...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Gunmen on a motorcycle opened fire on Hisham Al-Hashimi, a well-known Iraqi expert and analyst on strategic and security issues, outside his home in the Zeyouneh area of Baghdad. He was later pronounced dead at a hospital....

 2020-07-07 05:33 

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Global update: US COVID-19 cases pass 3 million...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Coronavirus cases are reaching 11.75 million worldwide with the US passing 3 million cases in total, according to Worldometer figures....

 2020-07-07 05:15 

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Gen. Soleimani's assassination violation of intl. law...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) The US drone strike in Iraq that assassinated Lt. Gen. Soleimani and nine other people represented a violation of international law, said the UN human rights investigator on Monday....

 2020-07-07 04:50 

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Russia calls for ending hasty conclusions on Natanz incident...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Moscow calls for refraining from drawing hasty conclusions from the recent incident at Iran's Natanz nuclear facility, according to Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Vershinin....

 2020-07-07 04:31 

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Briefing on Iran's daily developments...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) The following are the latest developments in the Islamic Republic of Iran in the last 24 hours....

 2020-07-07 04:15 

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Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on July 7...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Mehr News takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Tuesday, July 7....

 2020-07-07 03:53 

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Iran urges UN to help following up abducted diplomats' case...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 Iran has called on the United Nations to assist following up the case of four Iranian diplomats who were kidnapped in Lebanon about 38 years ago....

 2020-07-07 03:39 

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Iran condemns assassination of Iraqi analyst...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Iranian embassy in Baghdad condemned the assassination of Hisham al-Hashemi, a well-known Iraqi expert and analyst on strategic and security issues in Iraq....

 2020-07-07 03:36 

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Front pages of Iran's English-language dailies on July 7...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 Here are the front pages of Iran's English-language dailies on Tuesday, July 07....

 2020-07-07 02:00 

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US, Israel seeking to make Iran look insecure for investing...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister for International and Legal Affairs Mohsen Baharvand said that the US and Israel aim at making Iran look insecure for investing....

 2020-07-07 00:00 

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Iran's intl. movie project on Hazrat Mahdi in pre-pro...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) The International Foundation for Reverence of Religions is preparing for the production of a film and series about the birth of Hazrat Mahdi (PBUH), twelfth Shia Imam....

 2020-07-06 22:00 

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Resistance International Film Festival opens for entries...

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) The 16th edition of Resistance International Film Festival has invited world filmmakers to submit their entries for the event, which will be held in autumn....

 2020-07-06 20:00 

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Border Guards first defensive stronghold of country: cmdr....

TEHRAN, Jul. 07 (MNA) The commander of IRGC Ground Force, Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour said on Monday that Border Guards are the first defensive stronghold of the country....

 2020-07-06 18:59 

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Abbas conditionally agrees to negotiate with Israeli regime...

TEHRAN, Jul. 06 (MNA) President of Palestinian Authority conditionally agreed to negotiate with Israeli regime based on UN resolutions....

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