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 2021-01-12 16:23 

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Iran injects second dose of home-made COVID-19 vaccine to first three volunteers...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Iran injected the second dose of the domestically developed COVID-19 vaccine to the first three volunteers who had received their first dose on 29 December 2020....

 2021-01-12 16:13 

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Iran, Pakistan seeking expansion of trade ties...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Iran's Minister of Industries, Mining and Trade Alireza Razm-Hosseini and Pakistan's Advisor to the Prime Minister on Commerce and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood in a phone talk on Tuesday called for the development of trade an...

 2021-01-12 15:59 

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Veep: Iran, Iraq plan for volume of 20 billion exchanges...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA - Iran's First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri said on Tuesday that the volume of exchanges between Iran and Iraq should be planned to reach $20 billion....

 2021-01-12 15:49 

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US return to JCPOA without lifting sanctions only benefits Americans...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that it will only benefit the US if the country returns to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, aka JCPOA, without removing the imposed sanctions on Iran....

 2021-01-12 15:49 

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Zarif: US return to JCPOA without lifting sanctions only benefits Americans...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that it will only benefit the US if the country returns to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, aka JCPOA, without removing the imposed sanctions on Iran....

 2021-01-12 15:40 

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Rouhani wants people not to worry about COVID-19 vaccine...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that Iran has submitted a request to the World Health Organization's COVAX and paid for it as well and is also trying to purchase COVID-19 vaccine from other sources, so there is no need fo...

 2021-01-12 15:12 

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Helicopter carrier, missile-launching warship to join Iranian Navy fleet...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA A new helicopter carrier and a missile-launching warship are to join the Iranian Navy fleet soon, the public relations office of the Iranian Navy fleet announced on Tuesday....

 2021-01-12 15:07 

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Iran slams putting Cuba's name on list of states supporting terrorism...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh on Tuesday strongly condemned the US' measure to put Cuba on the list of countries supporting terrorism....

 2021-01-12 14:46 

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Iran to further develop its biggest oil field...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Iran is going to further develop Ahvaz Oil Field, the biggest one in Iran and the third in the world, as well as Reshadat Oil Field....

 2021-01-12 14:14 

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Enemy's slightest mistake to receive crushing response: Defense Minister...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Iran's Minister of Defense Brigadier-General Amir Hatami said on Tuesday that any mistake from the enemy will receive a crushing response from the Iranian military....

 2021-01-12 13:59 

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Official: Iran identifies 5 new cases infected with UK mutation coronavirus...

Bojnurd, Jan 12, IRNA- Spokeswoman for Iran's Ministry of Health and Medical Education Sima Sadat Lari announced here on Tuesday that some 5 patients infected with the new mutation coronavirus rapidly spreading in the United Kingdom have been detected...

 2021-01-12 13:34 

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Removing Iran-Iraq trade barriers possible by digital economy: Iraqi Min...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA It is possible to remove trade barriers between Iran and Iraq by making use of the digital economy, Iraqi Minister of Trade Alaa Ahmed al-Jubouri said on Tuesday....

 2021-01-12 13:03 

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Iranian people will never forget Trump's oppressive sanctions: Gov't spox...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Iranian Government Spokesman Ali Rabiee said on Tuesday that the patient people of the country will never forget the oppressive sanctions of US President Donald Trump....

 2021-01-12 11:58 

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Iran-Azerbaijan economic commission to be held in coming days...

Baku, Jan 12, IRNA- The 14th Joint Economic Commission of Iran and Azerbaijan is slated to be held during January 18-19 in Tehran, Iran's Ambassador to Azerbaijan Abbas Mousavi said on Tuesday....

 2021-01-12 11:19 

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Afghanistan calls for Iran pivotal role in Afghan peace talks...

Kabul, Jan 12, IRNA - Foreign Minister of Afghanistan Mohammad Hanif Atmar on Tuesday called for Iranian effective role in the Afghan peace talks....

 2021-01-12 11:03 

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Iran COVID-19 death toll hits 98...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Death toll caused by COVID-19 pandemic over the past 24 hours hit 98, spokeswoman for Iran's Ministry of Health and Medical Education Sima Sadat Lari said on Tuesday....

 2021-01-12 10:01 

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Pakistan keen on Iran's role in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor: Dy Speaker...

Islamabad, Jan 12, IRNA -- Deputy Speaker of Pakistan's National Assembly Qasim Khan Suri said on Tuesday that Pakistan looks forward to Iran's participation in China-Pakistan Economic Corridor CPEC....

 2021-01-12 09:39 

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Iran nuclear dispute part of Western hostility: Egyptian diplomat...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA - An Egyptian diplomat underlined on Tuesday that the Western powers and their Persian Gulf Arab allies neglect Israel's nuclear weapons arsenal and focus on Iran's peaceful nuclear program in order to contain Tehran's pow...

 2021-01-12 09:09 

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Climbers conquer Oshnavieh mountains in northwestern Iran...

A group of mountaineers in Mahabad city conquered "Randoleh Mountain" of Oshnavieh County in West Azarbaijan Province. Mahabad, Iran, Jan 12, 2020. IRNA...

 2021-01-12 09:02 

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Iran to mend ancient Iranian Taq-e Kasra monument in Iraq...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA - Iran's Minister of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Ali-Asghar Mounesan said that Iran has reached an agreement with Iraq to repair the Iranian ancient monument of the Sassanid era, Taq-e Kasra in Ctesiphon, Iraq....

 2021-01-12 08:51 

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Role of MKO in occupation of US Congress...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA - The Russian news agency Sputnik on January 7, in a report entitled "Strange participation of the opposition of the Islamic Republic (Iran) in the attack on the US Congress" by Dr. Emad Abshenas, revealed the presence of the ...

 2021-01-12 08:38 

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Kyrgyzstan keen on transit of goods via southern Iranian ports: Ambassador...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Kyrgyzstan's Ambassador to Iran Avaz Bek Atahanov stressed the need to developing strategic cooperation in transportation and transit of goods through southern Iranian ports to his country....

 2021-01-12 08:30 

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Iran's expectations from Biden within JCPOA framework...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Iran's expectations from the upcoming US administration within commitments of Joint Comprehensive Pare of Action (JCPOA) are quite clear: termination of entire sanctions and paying fine for the losses that Iran has suffered from d...

 2021-01-12 08:11 

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Cultural tourism guidebook titled 'I am from Kashan' published...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA - The guidebook "I am from Kashan" as the first book of a collection named "I am from Iran" has been published to introduce tourist attractions of Kashan and Iran in the current century....

 2021-01-12 08:04 

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Mongolia opens 1st Consulate General in Iran...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Mongolia opened its first Consulate General office in Iran in the history of diplomatic relations between the two countries....

 2021-01-12 07:02 

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Turkish Airlines to resume flights to Mashad...

Mashad, Jan 11, IRNA - Turkish Airlines to resume flights to Mashad after 11 months halt caused by corona pandemic, the head of Mashhad Hashemi Nejad International Airport for public relations said on Tuesday....

 2021-01-12 06:57 

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Iran exporting heavy water to eight countries: Official...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA Spokesman for Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Behruz Kamalvandi said Iran is capable of meeting its own needs for heavy water productions and even exports it to about eight world states....

 2021-01-12 06:55 

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Iran-Iraq Joint Economic Commission convenes in Tehran...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA The 4th Iran-Iraq Joint Economic Commission meeting began in the Iranian capital on Tuesday....

 2021-01-12 06:52 

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One more step to register Dalahoo as world city of Tanbur...

Qasr-e Shirin, Jan 12, IRNA -- The Governor of Dalahoo in Kermanshah city in western Iran called for registration of the city as the national city of Tanbur (musical instrument)....

 2021-01-12 05:12 

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Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on January 12...

Tehran, Jan 12, IRNA -- The following headlines appeared in the English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Tuesday:...

 2021-01-11 19:21 

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Rouhani says administration set to make a reliable vaccine...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA President Hassan Rouhani on Monday said that his administration is both working on production of a reliable vaccine and also supporting knowledge-based companies and all centers engaged in producing and buying coronavirus vaccines....

 2021-01-11 18:24 

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Iran's response to any aggression harsh, severe: Cmdr...

Bandar Abbas, Jan 11, IRNA Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) said the IRGCN is quite prepared for defending the borders, flag and the integrity of Islamic Republic of Iran, warning that if any country intended to violate Iran...

 2021-01-11 18:15 

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Different future awaiting Iran-Korea ties: Kharrazi...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA -- Head of the Foreign Policy Strategic Council Kamal Kharrazi said on Monday that Iran-South Korea ties have experienced strategic changes over the past four years which makes the future of relations different from the past....

 2021-01-11 17:07 

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Pakistan Army says in touch with Iran on abducted border guards issue...

Islamabad, Jan 11, IRNA -- Spokesperson of Pakistan's Army commenting on the issue of three abducted Iranian border guards said "we have good military and security cooperation with Iran and both countries are in contact with each other on the issu...

 2021-01-11 16:44 

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FM Zarif: S. Korea should release Iran's foreign exchange resources immediately...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA - Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday that the biggest obstacle to the development of Iran-South Korea relations under the current circumstances is restrictions on Iran's foreign exchange resources by S...

 2021-01-11 16:37 

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Iran sympathizes with Indonesia over plane crash...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad-Javad Zarif on Monday extended Iran's condolences to the government and people of Indonesia and the bereaved families of the victims of the plane crash that occurred on Saturday....

 2021-01-11 16:13 

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Gen. Soleimani School strategic power of defeating US...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA - Advisor to the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Major-General Yahya Rahim-Safavi said on Monday that the enormous capacities of Islamic nations in Syria, Iraq, Yemen, and Lebanon were used in General Soleimani School....

 2021-01-11 16:05 

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Iran, UN back upcoming meeting of Syrian Constitution Committee...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA Senior Assistant to the Iranian Foreign Minister for Special Political Affairs Ali-Asghar Khaji and United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Gier O. Pedersen expressed support on Monday for the Syrian Constitution Committee's fifth ...

 2021-01-11 15:23 

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Iraqi minister of trade leaves Baghdad for Tehran...

Baghdad, Jan 11, IRNA - Iraqi Minister of Trade Alaa Ahmed al-Jubouri on Monday left Baghdad for Tehran at the top of a high-level economic and trade delegation to meet with high-ranking officials of the Islamic Republic of Iran....

 2021-01-11 15:16 

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Iran condoles with Indonesia over deadly plane crash...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA - Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh on Monday expressed regret over the crash of an Indonesian plane, which resulted in the deaths of all the crew members and passengers....

 2021-01-11 14:41 

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25 hectares of Aras River submerged land to return to Iran...

Tabriz, Jan 11, IRNA - The East Azarbaijan Regional Water Authority declared on Monday that Iran in coordination with the Republic of Azarbaijan kicked off fortifying 182 hectares of the Aras River and returning 25 hectares of the submerged land to the Is...

 2021-01-11 14:17 

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Storming of US Capitol Hill on a Wednesday Afternoon...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA - With only ten days left to U.S. President Donald Trump's presidency, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on the president to resign. Otherwise she said the House would formally move on Monday to call Vice President Mike Pence and ...

 2021-01-11 14:17 

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Storming of US Capitol Hill...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA - With only ten days left to U.S. President Donald Trump's presidency, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on the president to resign. Otherwise she said the House would formally move on Monday to call Vice President Mike Pence and ...

 2021-01-11 13:54 

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Iran starts legal prosecution to free blocked money in South Korea...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA The governor of the Central Bank of Iran said on Monday that the main challenge is now South Korea's blocking Iranian money, adding that if the issue is not resolved Iran will get on with the process of the legal prosecution that ...

 2021-01-11 13:16 

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FM spox: Iran hopes to achieve stability by regional mechanism...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA - Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said that Iran hopes to achieve stability with the regional mechanism....

 2021-01-11 13:09 

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Russia to US: Iran itself victim of chemical weapons...

Moscow, Jan 11, IRNA Russian Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the International Organizations in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov said in a twitter message in response to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday that the US claim is "something ne...

 2021-01-11 12:21 

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Veep: Neighboring countries Iran's most important export targets...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA - Iran's First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri said that the government will not hesitate to provide all-out support to improve trade conditions, especially exports....

 2021-01-11 12:03 

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AEOI to technically implement law of strategic measure for sanctions removal...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA Spokesman of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Behrouz Kamalvandi said on Monday that the organization will in a technical move implement the law of strategic measure passed by the Iranian parliament to remove the sanction...

 2021-01-11 11:56 

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Bushehr coast, untapped marine tourism attraction...

Bushehr Province coastal line is among the most beautiful coasts in the Persian Gulf and has the capacity for investment in marine tourism field. Bushehr/IRNA...

 2021-01-11 11:11 

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Iran to import some 2m doses of COVID-19 vaccines by yearend: Health official...

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA Iran has plans to import some two million doses of COVID-19 vaccines from India, Russia and China by the end of the current Iranian year (March 20), Iranian health official said on Monday....

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