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UN Arms Embargo Ends After Ten Years Amid US Anger: Iran

UN arms embargo ends after ten years amid U.S. anger.

TEHRAN – A United Nations (UN) arms embargo against Iran, which prohibited it from purchasing foreign weapons like tanks and fighter jets, expired on Sunday as scheduled under its nuclear deal with world powers, despite objections from the United States, which insists the ban remain in place. While Iran says …

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Iran Sends At Least 200 Tanks to the Border with Armenia And Azerbaijan

Iran is sending at least 200 tanks to its border with Armenia and Azerbaijan

News Analysis TEHRAN – The situation in the conflict between Armenia, Azerbaijan and the Nagorno-Karabakh region remains unchanged, as hostilities continue to be intense between Armenians and Azeris, BulgarianMilitary.com has reported Monday. In the last hours of Sunday October 4, According to several Iranian media outlets, Tehran has taken steps …

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Iran, Japan Discuss Syria Developments

Iran, Japan discuss Syria developments

TEHRAN – In a telephone conversation on Wednesday, two Iranian and Japanese diplomats held talks on the latest developments in Syria, according to a statement released by Iran’s foreign ministry. “Ali-Asghar Khaji, Senior Assistant to the Iranian Foreign Minister for Special Political Affairs, and Japan’s Special Coordinator for Syria Akira …

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Iranian Drones Capture Close Footage of USS Nimitz

Iranian Drones Capture Close Footage of USS Nimitz

TEHRAN – Advanced crewless aerial vehicles operated by Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) managed to capture surprisingly close footage of an American strike group, led by USS Nimitz, just before it passed through the Gulf Persian across the Strait of Hormuz. The video was released on Thursday by IRGC-affiliated …

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Iranian President, FM to Deliver Speech at the UN

Iran's FM and President to make speech at the UN

TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Javad Zarif are expected to make speeches at the United Nations Annual General Assembly, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said Monday. “The foreign minister is due to give a virtual speech to the United Nations General Assembly on Monday evening, and the …

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Zarif Advises Pompeo to Read UNSC Resolution 2231

Zarif advises Pompeo to read UNSC Resolution 2231

TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif advises US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to read UNSCR 2231. In a tweet on Thursday, Zarif wrote: “Still wrong, @SecPompeo. Nothing new is happening on 09/20. Just Res.2231.” “Bolton – who convinced the boss to order you to ‘STOP US involvement’ …

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Iran, Switzerland FMs Discuss Bilateral, Int’l issues

Iran, Switzerland FMs discuss bilateral, int'l issues

TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held talks with Swiss Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis on Monday on ways to develop relations and cooperation on regional issues. Cassis is visiting Iran to mark the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations with Iran. Previously, the Swiss Minister of …

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Iran Says Chance of Success Scant for Putin-Proposed Summit

Iran Says Chance of Success Scant for Putin-Proposed Summit

TEHRAN – The Iranian government spokesman said a seven-way online summit of permanent members of the UN Security Council, Germany and Iran, proposed by the president of Russia, is unlikely to produce results because the US government has no sincere intentions. In a response to questions from Iranian journalists at …

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