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2/9/2015 - 4:57 PM

IRGC Commander Stresses Advanced Capabilities of Iran-Made RQ-170 Drone

Politics - Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh underscored that the capabilities and features of the Iranian version of the RQ-170 drone rival with its original US-made model.
2/9/2015 - 4:53 PM

Gov't Spokesman: Leader's Remarks Show Iran's Path in N. Negotiations

Politics - Spokesman of the Iranian Government Mohammad Baqer Nobakht underlined that the guidelines drawn by the Supreme Leader during his Sunday speech specified the country's line of policy in the nuclear negotiations with the six world powers.
2/9/2015 - 4:51 PM

Rouhani Asks for Iranians' Massive Turnout in Wednesday Rallies to Show Popular Support to Powers

Politics - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani asked people to stage massive participation in the February 11 rallies - marking the 36th anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution - to show their all-out support for the Islamic establishment to the whole world, specially the powers.
2/9/2015 - 4:50 PM

Military Official: Iranian Navy Presence in Colombo Port Displays Strong Ties with Sri Lanka

Politics - Iran's Military Attaché in Sri Lanka Colonel Ebrahim Rouhani underlined that the presence of Iranian warships in the port of Colombo displays the high level of relations between the two countries.
2/7/2015 - 4:24 PM

New Bureaucratic Restructuring in Saudi Oil Powerhouse

Economy - Saudi Arabia's King Salman empowered two of his sons for key positions after abolishing the supreme council of petroleum, as new bureaucratic streamlining takes place in the kingdom, an expert said.
2/7/2015 - 4:20 PM

Iranian FM Rejects Reuters' Report on Contents of Talks with US Kerry

Politics - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif rejected a Reuters report alleging that he had told US Secretary of State John Kerry in his recent meetings that a failure in striking a final nuclear deal would mean a political demise of President Rouhani.
2/7/2015 - 4:18 PM

Iran Reiterates Call for Enhanced Ties with Egypt

Politics - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir Abdollahian said on Saturday that enhancement of all-out relations with Egypt stands atop Tehran's foreign policy agenda.
2/7/2015 - 4:17 PM

First VP Downplays Effectiveness of Sanctions on Iran

Politics - Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri said Tehran would never succumb to enemies' pressures as the country enjoys the ability to turn sanctions into opportunities.
2/7/2015 - 4:15 PM

Iran, Russia Stress Political Solution to Regional Crises

Politics - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in a meeting in Munich on Saturday underlined the need for resolving regional crises through political means.
2/5/2015 - 5:57 PM

Iran asks Mideast governments to help weaken terrorists

Politics - A senior Iranian diplomat has decried ISIL's brutal killing of a Jordanian pilot and the beheading of two Japanese nationals, calling on the Middle East governments to help weaken the Takfiri militants.
2/5/2015 - 5:50 PM

Iran's Gas Condensates, Petrochemicals Exports Up by 40 Percent

Economy - Iran's exports of gas condensates and petrochemicals increased by 40 percent in the first ten months of the current Iranian year (March 21, 2014-January 21, 2015) compared to the corresponding period last year.
2/5/2015 - 5:49 PM

Iranian FM Reiterates Necessity for Cutting Dependence on Crude Revenues

Politics - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif emphasized the need for Tehran to cut dependence of its economy on crude revenues.
2/5/2015 - 5:47 PM

Oil Minister Underscores Strengthening Non-Oil Economy

Economy - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh underlined the necessity for increasing the production of non-oil products.
2/5/2015 - 5:46 PM

Iranian, US Top Diplomats to Meet on Saturday

Politics - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his US counterpart John Kerry are due to hold a meeting in Munich, Germany, on Saturday.
2/4/2015 - 6:57 PM

Iran Condemns Tragic Killing of Jordanian Pilot

Politics - The Iranian foreign ministry on Wednesday strongly condemned the tragic killing of Moath al-Kasasbeh, a Jordanian pilot captured by ISIL in December, and underlined the necessity for strong combat against the terrorist group.
2/4/2015 - 6:56 PM

President Rouhani Reiterates Iran's Opposition to N. Weapons

Politics - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reiterated Tehran's strong opposition to the acquisition, proliferation and use of the nuclear weapons, stressing that Iran has never been after acquiring nuclear bombs.
2/4/2015 - 6:53 PM

Intelligence Minister: Recent Satellite Launch Shows Failure of Sanctions in Blocking Iran's Progress

Politics - Iranian Intelligence Minister Seyed Mahmoud Alawi underlined that the successful launch and orbiting of home-made Fajr (Dawn) satellite proved the inefficiency of sanctions in stopping the country's progress.
2/4/2015 - 6:52 PM

Judiciary Chief Stresses Wide Public Support for Islamic Establishment

Politics - Iran's Judiciary Chief Sadeq Amoli Larijani underscored the failure of sanctions against Tehran, and said the Iranian nation is firmly supporting the Islamic Republic ruling system.
2/4/2015 - 6:48 PM

Rouhani: Iran Needs to Make Major Investments in Hi-Tech

Economy - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called on the country's investors and industrialists to focus their activities on hi-tech and modern technologies, stressing that Iran should shift the focus of its economy towards developing its hi-tech sector..
2/3/2015 - 1:28 PM

FM: Removal of Sanctions, West's Acknowledgement of Iran's Peaceful N. Program Only Barriers to Final Deal

Politics - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the road to a final deal between Iran and the six world powers has been blocked by only two problems.