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 2020-01-22 18:50 

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Rising tension in region, US main aim in assassinating Lt. Gen. Soleimani...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Iran's Ambassador to the United Nations Majid Takht-Ravanchi said that the main purpose of the United States in assassinating Iran's top commander Lt. Gen. Soleimani was to escalate tension in the region....

 2020-01-22 18:25 

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US bars Iranian investors, businesspeople on certain types of visas...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) The Trump administration is barring Iranian investors and business people from entering or staying in the United States on certain types of visas....

 2020-01-22 17:56 

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Russia views dialogue among countries as solution to crises in region...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations, Vassily Alekseevich Nebenzia said that dialogue among countries is a solution to the existing crises in the Middle East region....

 2020-01-22 17:22 

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Iran to legally pursue case of US assassination of Lt. Gen. Soleimani: FM spox...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi said that Iran will pursue the US assassination of Iran's top commander Lt. Gen. Soleimani in cooperation with the judicial bodies....

 2020-01-22 16:49 

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Europe's position in activating trigger mechanism 'unconstructive'...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Adviser to Iran's Parliament Speaker in International Affairs Amir-Abdollahian termed Europe's position in activating trigger mechanism 'unconstructive' and stressed Iranian Parliament's pressure on both governmen...

 2020-01-22 16:28 

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Iran's VP congrats appointment of new Russian PM...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Iran's First Vice President Es'hagh Jahangiri in a message on Wed. felicitated the appointment of Mikhail Vladimirovich Mishustin as new prime minister of Russian Federation....

 2020-01-22 15:59 

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FDI at 32% growth in 9 months despite US sanctions: Economy min....

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance (MEAF) Farhad Dejpasand said on Wed. that Iran's Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a 32 percent growth in the first nine months of the current year (from March 21 to Dec. 22) as c...

 2020-01-22 15:35 

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VIDEO: Snowfall in Shiraz...

SHIRAZ, Jan. 22 (MNA) Snowfall has begun as of Wednesday morning in Shiraz, Fars province. With its hot semi-arid climate, Shiraz is the city of poets, gardens and flowers....

 2020-01-22 15:13 

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Iran attends FITUR 2020 in Madrid...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) 35 Iranian travel agencies are participating at the 40th International Tourism Trade Fair (FITUR) in Madrid, Spain....

 2020-01-22 14:31 

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Macron, Xi Jinping hold phone talks over Iran nuclear program...

HRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) In a telephone conversation on Wednesday, President of France Emmanuel Macron andd Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed Iran nuclear deal....

 2020-01-22 14:20 

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Clay jug from Seljuk period discovered in Zanjan Prov....

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Some Seljuk clay potteries have been discovered in Abhar, Zanjan Province, according to an official....

 2020-01-22 13:56 

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S. Arabia welcomes negotiations with Iran: FM...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud said on Wednesday that his country welcomes holding talks with Iran....

 2020-01-22 13:00 

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20 drug trafficking bands dismantled in Zanjan Prov....

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) The anti-narcotics police of Zanjan Province have dismantled 20 smuggling bands in the last 9 months to November 22....

 2020-01-22 12:58 

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Ratification of FATF-related bills no more on agenda...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Today, Iran Expediency Council passed the set deadline for it to announce its verdict on the ratification of FATF-related bills i.e., CFT and Palermo; accordingly, joining the bill is no longer on agenda of Iranian legislators....

 2020-01-22 12:30 

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Envoy highlights occupied Golan part and parcel of Syria...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Bashar al-Jaafari, Syria's permanent representative to the UN, stressed that the Israeli-occupied Golan is part of Syrian Arab Republic's territory....

 2020-01-22 12:00 

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Iran carrying out screenings at Imam Khomeini Airport for Wuhan coronavirus: official...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) An official with Iran's Health Ministry said that the body is carrying out screening measures to target coronavirus that has infected more than 450 in China and killed nine....

 2020-01-22 11:38 

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Sidelines of Cabinet meeting...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) On the sidelines of the Cabinet meeting, some of the Iranian ministers and officials answered reporters' questions on Wednesday....

 2020-01-22 11:33 

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Enemies afraid of Iran's popular, cultural power: Rouhani...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Speaking on Wednesday at the session of the Council of Ministers, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said, "The enemies' biggest fear is not our economic, military and security power. They are terribly afraid of our popular and...

 2020-01-22 11:31 

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VP Sattari holds meeting with Turkish counterpart...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Iran's Vice-President for the Science and Technology Sorena Sattari met and held talks with Turkish Vice President Fuat Oktay in Ankara....

 2020-01-22 11:10 

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You mustn't shake dirty hands of the terrorist Trump: Al-Nujaba to Barham Salih...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Al-Nujaba Islamic Resistance, issuing a statement, asked Barham Salih to not meet the US president and warned him against the consequences of the act that is contrary to the national interests....

 2020-01-22 10:59 

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Black box of downed Ukrainian plane must remain in Iran: road min....

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Iranian Road Minister Mohammad Eslami said on Wednesday that "the black box of the downed Ukrainian plane, as one of the main items of studying the incident, must remain in Iran."...

 2020-01-22 10:44 

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Jannati urges Rouhani to not make remarks that enemies could misuse...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Secretary of Guardian Council Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati criticized President Rouhani over his remarks on the screening process of candidates for the upcoming Parliamentary election....

 2020-01-22 10:30 

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Turkey opposes US sanctions against Iran: Cavusoglu...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Ankara opposes the US sanctions against Iran, Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday in Davos....

 2020-01-22 10:14 

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Nuclear deal file sent to Security Council, Iran will take severer measures: Vaezi...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Iranian President's Chief of Staff Mahmoud Vaezi warned on Wednesday that in case EU takes Iran's nuclear deal file to UN Security Council, the Islamic Republic will take tougher measures including NPT withdrawal....

 2020-01-22 10:00 

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Pres. Rouhani signs law on adding sections on US crimes to textbooks...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) President Hassan Rouhani has signed off on the law obliging the government to add new chapters on US crimes in school and university textbooks....

 2020-01-22 09:39 

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Iran ready to coop. with Syria in reconstruction of educational centers...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Minister of Science, Research and Technology Mohsen Haji Mirzaei expressed Iran's readiness to cooperate with Syria in rebuilding educational centers in the war-torn country....

 2020-01-22 09:30 

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'S. Korea briefed Iran on sending troops to Strait of Hormuz'...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) A South Korean foreign ministry official said South Korea briefed Iran, on the decision about dispatching troops to Strait of Hormuz, in advance over the weekend and Seoul will work closely with Tehran to take care of mutual relation...

 2020-01-22 09:00 

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Iran, Turkey to develop scientific, technological coop....

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Heading an Iranian knowledge-based and technology delegation, Vice-President for the Science and Technology Sorena Sattari traveled to Turkey with the aim of expanding the international interactions of Iranian knowledge-based compani...

 2020-01-22 08:48 

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Improving national economy a priority for CBI: Hemmati...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Governor of Central Bank of Iran, Abdolnasser Hemmati, says the government will exert every effort to improve the national economy, as a top priority urged by the Leader of Islamic Revolution....

 2020-01-22 08:21 

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E3 increasing Trump's appetite: Zarif...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif in a tweet on Wednesday warned the E3 that by selling their integrity and losing ground, they are whetting Trump's appetite....

 2020-01-22 08:18 

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Assassination of Gen. Soleimani tarnishes US' image: Larijani...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said that the assassination of General Soleimani has tarnished US image as well as uniting the Iranian nation....

 2020-01-22 07:45 

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'Yalda, A Night for Forgiveness' to vie at 70th Berlin intl. filmfest....

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) The feature film 'Yalda, A Night for Forgiveness' by Iranian director Masoud Bakhshi has been accepted into the competition program of the 70th edition of Berlin International Film Festival in Germany....

 2020-01-22 07:29 

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Saadabad Palace Complex in northern Tehran...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Initially built during the Qajar era, Saadabad Complex is home to a number of palaces which were summer residence of royal families during Qajar and Pahlavi regimes. Parts of the complex are now turned into various museums and open t...

 2020-01-22 07:08 

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US Senate to approve trial rules for Trump impeachment...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) The US Senate has approved a resolution outlining the ground rules for Donald Trump's impeachment trial, which blocks Democrats' attempts to subpoena more witnesses and documents....

 2020-01-22 07:05 

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'Rona, Azim's Mother' names best film at RN:CI...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Iranian feature 'Rona, Azim's Mother', directed by Jamshid Mahmoudi, was named the Best Feature Film at the 9th RN:CI, the Festival of Iranian Films in Prague, Brno, and Bratislava....

 2020-01-22 06:57 

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Iran falls short against reigning champion at 2020 Asian Handball C'ship...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Iran national handball team suffered a defeat against Qatar on Tuesday at the 2020 edition of Asian Men's Handball Championship....

 2020-01-22 06:00 

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Mousavi raps South Korea for misnaming Persian Gulf...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Foreign Ministry slammed a statement by South Korea's Ministry of Defense in which it had used a fake name instead of the 'Persian Gulf'....

 2020-01-22 05:22 

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Iran slams silence over US' assassination of Iranian top commander...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Iran's ambassador to the UN office in Geneva has condemned the international silence over the US' assassination of Iranian top military commander, Lt. Gen. Ghasem Soleimani....

 2020-01-22 05:09 

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Local company lunches first PIMS in Iran's oil industry...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) The Iranian Offshore Oil Company (IOOC) has successfully launched its first pipeline integrity management system (PIMS) in the Iranian oil industry....

 2020-01-22 04:53 

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Europe showed weakness by triggering dispute mechanism on JCPOA: Salehi...

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) Chief of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi has strongly criticized the decision by Britain, Germany and France to trigger a dispute settlement mechanism featured in the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, also calle...

 2020-01-21 19:31 

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SCCR approves 'World Sacrifice Prize' under name of Martyr Gen. Soleimani...

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) Members of the Supreme Council of Cultural Revolution (SCCR) approved that the "World Sacrifice Prize", as proposed by the Martyr Lt. Gen. Soleimani, should be given to war veterans at the international level under the name o...

 2020-01-21 19:00 

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Bulgaria to host Iranian Movie Night...

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) Iranian Movie Night ceremony is to be held on Friday in Sofia, Bulgaria by Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran....

 2020-01-21 18:47 

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FM spox explains on Zarif's statements on possibility of Iran's NPT leave...

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi on Tue. explained about the statements made by Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in the Parliament on the possibility of Iran's leave from Non-Proliferation Trea...

 2020-01-21 18:25 

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Tehran-North Freeway...

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) Head of Plan and Budget Organization (PBO) Mohammad Bagher Nobakht and Head of Mostazafan Foundation Parviz Fattah paid a visit the construction site of Section 1 of Tehran-North (Shomal) Freeway on Tuesday morning....

 2020-01-21 18:03 

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Iran, Turkey emphasize boosting coop. in technology, industrial fields...

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) The two countries of Iran and Turkey stressed broadening bilateral cooperation in the field of industry and technology....

 2020-01-21 17:27 

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Armed forces must follow path of Martyr Soleimani...

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) Deputy Police Chief Ayoub Soleimani said that Armed Forces of the country especially police force, which is tasked with creating security in the country, should follow the path of Martyr Lt. Gen. Soleimani....

 2020-01-21 16:56 

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People's massive participation in funeral procession of Gen. Soleimani foils US plots of creating division in Iran, Iraq...

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that the massive participation of people from all walks of life in the funeral procession of Martyr Lt. Gen. Qasem Soleimani foiled the US plots of creating division in Iran and Iraq....

 2020-01-21 16:00 

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Iran, Russia stress bilateral ties...

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) Iranian Ambassador to Russia Kazem Jalali met and held talks with Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Andrey Rudenko on the bilateral ties and regional issues....

 2020-01-21 15:41 

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US reacts to Iran's possible withdrawal from NPT...

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) A US envoy said on Tuesday that Iran's threat to quit the global nuclear treaty if European countries refer Tehran to the UN Security Council would send a "very, very negative message"....

 2020-01-21 15:20 

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Iraqi parliament urges officials to boycott US officials during Davos...

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) The Iraqi Council of Representatives called on Iraqi officials not to meet US administration officials during the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos....

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