Iran

Mega deals in offing as Rouhani visits Europe

ROME: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani flew to Italy on Monday at the start of his first official visit to Europe, looking to sign multi-billion dollar contracts to help to modernise ...

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Iran to buy 114 Airbuses to revamp ageing fleet

Iran said Sunday it will buy 114 Airbus planes to revitalise its ageing fleet, in the first major commercial deal announced since the lifting of sanctions under its nuclear agreement. ...

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Ayatollah Khamenei receives Chinese president

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei and visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping meet in Tehran. The Chinese president on Saturday held talks with his Iranian counterpart Hassan ...

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Tehran, Riyadh can accommodate each other: Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the Islamic Republic does not seek any tensions with Saudi Arabia, and that the two Muslim countries can coexist peacefully. “We believe that ...

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Leader: US remarks ’cause for suspicion’

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says recent remarks by US leaders after official implementation of a nuclear accord and lifting of sanctions on Iran are “totally a cause for ...

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Iran vows to continue advancing missile program

Iran reacted to the new US sanctions after implementation of the nuclear deal with vows to further make progress in its missile program. “As explicitly stated before, the Islamic Republic ...

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