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 2021-10-26 13:19 

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Iran Has Security Contacts with Afghanistan Caretaker Rulers: FM - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian reiterated the need for the formation of an inclusive government in Afghanistan, saying Tehran maintains security contacts and consultations with the Afghan caretaker governing body....

 2021-10-26 10:47 

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Iran, Turkmenistan to Revise Cooperation Deal - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Foreign Minister of Iran Hossein Amirabdollahian said he and his Turkmen counterpart have agreed on the revision of a document on joint cooperation between the two neighbors....

 2021-10-26 08:25 

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Iran Urges Int’l Condemnation of Israel’s Crimes against Humanity - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) An Iranian diplomat called on the international community to hold the Israeli regime accountable for its horrendous crimes, stressing the need for comprehensive restrictions on any economic activity that stabilizes the occupation in the Pa...

 2021-10-26 07:29 

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Iranian President to Open Meeting of Afghanistan’s Neighbors - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi will deliver a speech at the opening of a meeting of the foreign ministers representing the neighbors of Afghanistan, due to be held in Tehran on October 27, the spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said....

 2021-10-26 07:17 

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Official Decries Use of Human Rights as Political Tool against Iran - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) An Iranian official denounced the employment of human rights as an instrument for pressuring independent countries like the Islamic Republic....

 2021-10-26 06:19 

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Iranian Deputy FM to Hold Talks with EU’s Mora in Belgium - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Ali Baqeri is going to travel to Brussels for talks on "result-oriented negotiations" with Deputy Secretary General of the European External Action Service for Political Affairs Enrique Mora....

 2021-10-26 06:09 

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Envoy Rejects UN Human Rights Rapporteur's Report on Iran - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The Iranian deputy ambassador to the United Nations criticized the UN special rapporteur for resorting to false information provided by terrorist groups as a source to compile his latest report on the situation of human rights in Iran....

 2021-10-26 05:45 

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EU Slams Israeli Plan to Build New Illegal Settler Units - World news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The European Union condemned the Tel Aviv regime's recent plan to build over 1,300 new settler units in the occupied West Bank, urging Israel to halt its settlement expansion activities in Palestine....

 2021-10-25 13:01 

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Over 30 Million Iranians Get Both COVID Jabs - Society/Culture news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The Iranian Health Ministry said on Monday that more than 30 million citizens have been fully vaccinated against the coronavirus....

 2021-10-25 12:41 

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Finland Eyes Cooperation with Iran in Resolving Afghanistan Crisis - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Finland's new ambassador to Tehran described Iran as a key actor in the region, calling for cooperation with the Islamic Republic in the settlement of regional conflicts, such as the crisis in Afghanistan....

 2021-10-25 12:04 

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Iran Warns Europeans of US Influence - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Deploring the European parties' failure to honor the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi cautioned against the approaches that could give the US the perception that Europe belongs in its sphere of influence....

 2021-10-25 11:39 

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President Urges New Plan for Promotion of Iran-Kyrgyzstan Ties - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The Iranian president stressed the need for the formulation of a new plan to broaden relations with Kyrgyzstan, saying closer ties between the two nations will promote their cooperation in regional and international organizations....

 2021-10-25 10:42 

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Iran’s President Urges Switzerland to Remain Independent against US - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) President of Iran Ebrahim Raisi called on Switzerland to preserve its independent role in the face of the US' unilateral policies....

 2021-10-25 09:47 

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Envoy Blames Baku for Charging Iranian Trucks in Southern Armenia - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran's ambassador to Yerevan decried the Republic of Azerbaijan's unacceptable move to receive toll from Iranian trucks on a road passing through pockets of Azerbaijan-controlled territory in southern Armenia, saying the road charg...

 2021-10-25 09:07 

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Sustainable Energy Supply Crucial to Iran’s Economic Growth: President - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Sustainable supply of energy is absolutely necessary in order for the Iranian economy to grow, President Ebrahim Raisi said, asking various organizations to come up with proposals to improve consumption standards....

 2021-10-25 08:23 

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Afghans Willing to Buy Iranian Oil - Economy news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Head of Afghanistan's Chamber of Commerce and Investment (ACCI) expressed the Afghan traders' willingness to purchase oil from Iran....

 2021-10-25 06:41 

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US, Europe Plagued by Decision-Making Crisis: Iranian President - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran has remained committed to what it has undertaken under the 2015 nuclear deal, but the United States and the Europeans are afflicted by a crisis in making up their mind, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said....

 2021-10-25 06:28 

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Belarus Informed of Iran’s Concern about Stranded Nationals - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry of Iran said Tehran has voiced its concern to Belarus about the situation of a number of Iranian nationals who have been stranded on the Belarus-Lithuania border....

 2021-10-25 06:12 

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China Will Uphold World Peace, Xi Says on Anniversary of Return to UN - Other Media news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Chinese President Xi Jinping vowed on Monday that China would always uphold world peace and international rules, amid concerns expressed by the United States and other countries over the nation's increasing assertiveness globally....

 2021-10-25 05:25 

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Israel to Construct over 1,300 New Settler Units in West Bank - World news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Building over 1,300 new settler units in the occupied West Bank is on the agenda of the Israeli regime as Tel Aviv continues to press ahead with its illegal settlement expansion activities and land grab policies across the Palestinian terr...

 2021-10-25 04:48 

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Sepahan Downs Naft Majed Soleyman in IPL - Sports news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Sepahan football team defeated Naft Masjed Soleyman 3-0 in Matchweek 2 of the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Sunday....

 2021-10-24 14:42 

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New COVID Cases Detected in Iran below 10,000 - Society/Culture news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The number of people tested positive for the coronavirus in Iran in the past 24 hours stood at below 10,000 cases....

 2021-10-24 14:08 

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Shamkhani Warns Israel of Heavy Costs of Iran’s Response - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani warned the Zionist regime to brace itself for the heavy price it will have to pay for any action against Iran instead of allotting budget to confront the Islamic Repub...

 2021-10-24 13:53 

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Syrian Army Begin Combing Operations in Daraa’s Northeastern Countryside - World news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Syrian Army Forces begin combing operations in the city of Al-Harak and its surroundings in the northeastern countryside of Daraa, on Sunday....

 2021-10-24 13:24 

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Yellow Vests Gather for New Round of Anti-Gov’t Protests in Paris (+Video) - World news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Thousands of 'Yellow Vest' protesters rallied in Paris as part of nationwide demonstrations against the mandatory COVID pass on Saturday....

 2021-10-24 13:20 

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Iran Ready for Nuclear Cooperation with Muslim Nations: Spokesman - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The spokesperson for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran expressed the country's readiness to work with the Islamic countries in the promotion of nuclear technology for peaceful purposes....

 2021-10-24 11:41 

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President of Iran Congratulates Muslims on Prophet’s Birthday - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi offered his congratulations to the leaders and people of Islamic countries on the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)....

 2021-10-24 11:39 

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Ayatollah Khamenei: Palestine Index of Muslim Unity - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei described the issue of Palestine as the main index of unity among the Islamic nations, saying if Muslim unity is realized, the Palestinian issue will be resolved in the best way...

 2021-10-24 11:32 

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Migrant Caravan Breaks Through Police Blockade in Mexico (+Video) - World news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Several thousand migrants from Haiti, South America and Central America set off from southern Mexico headed north on Saturday, hopping to eventually reach the US border while clashing with law enforcement trying to hold the caravan back....

 2021-10-24 11:22 

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Shamkhani Rejects Erdogan’s Comments on Iran-Azerbaijan Row - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani dismissed the comments from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan about the recent problems between Tehran and Baku, which have mobilized efforts to resolve differenc...

 2021-10-24 11:15 

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FM: Iran Determined to Boost Ties with Azerbaijan - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Foreign Minister of Iran Hossein Amirabdollahian thanked the Republic of Azerbaijan for releasing two Iranian truck drivers, saying Tehran is resolved to broaden relations with Baku....

 2021-10-24 11:10 

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Ex-Aston Villa Forward Gestede Linked with Esteghlal - Sports news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Former Aston Villa striker Rudy Gestede has been reportedly linked with a move to Esteghlal football team....

 2021-10-24 11:06 

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Leader Grants Clemency to over 3,400 Iranian Prisoners - Society/Culture news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei approved a proposal to pardon or commute the sentences of more than 3,450 Iranian convicts sentenced by various courts in the country....

 2021-10-23 13:03 

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FM: Iran to Resume JCPOA Talks Soon - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian said the negotiations between Tehran and the P4+1 on the revival of the 2015 nuclear deal will be restarted in the near future....

 2021-10-23 12:36 

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Al-Qaeda Militants Flee As Yemeni Forces Capture Strategic Region in Ma'rib - World news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Yemen's armed forces and allied Popular Committees made new advances in the country's central province of Ma'rib, gaining full control of a vital territory south of the provincial capital....

 2021-10-23 12:25 

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Iranian Commander: None of Border Crossings Closed - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) All border crossings between Iran and the neighbors are open and operating normally, Border Police Commander Brigadier General Ahmad Ali Goodarzi said....

 2021-10-23 11:21 

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Iran Registers Lowest Daily COVID Deaths in 16 Weeks - Society/Culture news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The number of patients who have died of the coronavirus infection in Iran over the past 24 hours stood at 124, the lowest death toll since July 3....

 2021-10-23 09:36 

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President Urges Vigilance to Avert New Wave of COVID in Iran - Society/Culture news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi stressed the need for preemptive measures to avert a new wave of the coronavirus pandemic in the country....

 2021-10-23 09:15 

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Protesters Clash with Israeli Soldiers over Plans to Evict Palestinian Families from Sheikh Jarrah (+Video) - World news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Dozens of Palestinians and left-wing activists clashed with Israeli forces outside the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood in East Jerusalem al-Quds on Friday, during a protest over plans to evict 28 Palestinian families....

 2021-10-23 08:14 

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Statistics Basis of Planning: Iranian President - Economy news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) President of Iran Ebrahim Raisi described accurate statistics as the fundamental element in devising economic plans at the national and regional levels....

 2021-10-23 06:32 

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Officials Weigh Plans to Ease Iranian Investment in Georgia - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran's ambassador to Tbilisi and head of the State Security Service of Georgia discussed ways to enhance trade between the two countries, promote police cooperation, and facilitate investment by Iranians in the Caucasus country....

 2021-10-23 06:04 

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Daesh Represents ‘Wrong Image’ of Islam: Nasrallah - World news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The secretary-general of Lebanon's resistance movement Hezbollah said members of the Daesh (ISIl or ISIS) Takfiri terrorist group depict a wrong image of the noble religion of Islam and the Muslim community....

 2021-10-23 05:26 

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Persepolis Defeats Foolad: IPL - Sports news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Persepolis football team started the 2021-22 Iran Professional League (IPL) with a 3-1 win over Foolad....

 2021-10-22 12:39 

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Friday Prayers Held in Tehran after 20 Months - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) After a 20-month hiatus because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Friday prayers were held in the Iranian capital on October 22....

 2021-10-22 11:24 

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Coronavirus in Iran: Daily Hospitalizations below 1,500 - Society/Culture news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The number of coronavirus patients admitted to hospitals across Iran over the past 24 hours stood at 1,500, the Health Ministry said Friday....

 2021-10-22 10:28 

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Mustafa Prize Winners Receive Awards - Science news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) The winners of the 2021 Mustafa Prize were presented with awards at a ceremony held in Tehran....

 2021-10-22 09:26 

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Iran’s Mustafa Prize Laureate Holds Science Workshop in Tehran - Science news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Kamran Vafa, an Iranian professor of mathematics and natural philosophy at Harvard University who has won the 2021 Mustafa Prize, held a science workshop on the subject of string theory in Tehran....

 2021-10-22 07:04 

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Astana Format Guarantors Meet UN Envoy in Geneva - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Diplomats representing the three guarantor states of the Astana Peace Process Iran, Russia and Turkey held a meeting with the United Nations Special Envoy for Syria in Switzerland to discuss the situation in Syria....

 2021-10-22 06:48 

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Hezbollah A Significant Political Force in Lebanon, Says Putin - World news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Russia's president highlighted Hezbollah resistance movement's role in Lebanon's politics, describing it as a significant political force in the Arab country....

 2021-10-22 06:12 

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Iranian Envoy Warns of Israel’s Destabilizing Policies, Illegal Practices - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) An Iranian ambassador to the United Nations urged the international community and the UN Security Council to hold the Zionist regime accountable for its destabilizing policies and illegal practices in the Middle East which threaten interna...

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