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Senior cleric describes massive turnout in next election as vital

Senior cleric describes massive turnout in next election as vital

It will also indicate that the Islamic Revolution is still flourishing, Tehran Friday Prayers Leader Hojjatoleslam Kazem Seddiqi said while addressing a large number of worshipers at Tehran University campus during the first Friday Prayers congregation in the Iranian New Year, 1396.Iranians massive participation in the election would also safeguard …

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President Rouhani due in Moscow on Monday

President Rouhani due in Moscow on Monday

Heading a high-ranking delegation, President Rouhani will leave Tehran for Moscow on March 27, president's deputy chief of staff for communications and information Parviz Esmaeili said.Esmaeili said President Rouhani is slated to hold talks with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin and several high-ranking Russian officials on issues of mutual interests, …

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Iran gives visas at airports to 180 countries: Deputy FM

Iran gives visas at airports to 180 countries: Deputy FM

Qashqavi stressed that Iran has revoked visa requirements for nationals of some countries as part of its plans to boost tourism industry in the country.He underlined that the Islamic Republic of Iran aspires to host 20 million tourists annually by 2025.The official reiterated that introducing Iran’s tourist attractions and capacities …

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Iranian embassy strongly condemns attack on British parliament

Iranian embassy strongly condemns attack on British parliament

The attack which was later claimed by the terrorist group of Daesh, was carried out on Wednesday after an assailant plowed a car into pedestrians and stabbed a police officer.The Iranian embassy in a message on its twitter account expressed its sympathy with the bereaved families of the victims.Earlier, Spokesman …

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Amnesty International condemns US, UK over Yemen arms

Amnesty International condemns US, UK over Yemen arms

The rights group said the two countries had together sent more than five billion dollars (4.6 billion euros) worth of arms to Riyadh since a Saudi-led coalition intervened in Yemen in March 2015, AFP said.That was more than 10 times their humanitarian aid to Yemen during the same period, it …

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President Rouhani due in Moscow next week

President Rouhani due in Moscow next week

At their meeting on March 28, the presidents of Iran and Russia will examine the full spectrum of bilateral cooperation, with particular focus on expanding trade, economic and investment ties, including in the context of carrying out big joint energy and transport infrastructure projects.Putin and Rouhani will continue their exchange …

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President Rouhani: Creating job for youth top priority of gov’t

President Rouhani: Creating job for youth top priority of gov’t

President Rouhani made the remarks prior to end his visit to this northeastern province where he inaugurated a number of development projects.Addressing a number of the Iranian youth and cultural, political, economic and scientific elites, he touched upon the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei’s measure …

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