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Rouhani calls to lift sanctions

President Hassan Rouhani said Iran’s fight against the coronavirus was being “severely hampered” by U.S. sanctions, as state television reported that the death toll from the illness rose on Saturday to 611, up nearly 100 from a …

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Iran interested in Russia's military equipment

Russia's Ambassador to Iran Levan Dzhagaryan said that Tehran is interested in Russian military equipment. “Yes, of course, because our military equipment is rightfully considered the best in the world …

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Bus overturns in Iran:nine dead

At least nine people were killed and eighteen sustained injuries after a passenger bus overturned on a highway near Isfahan, Iran today at 4:39 am. The bus was travelling from Tehran to Shiraz, Tasnim News Agency reported citing …

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Group planning unrest at universities arrested in Iran

Leaders of a group planning unrest at universities in Tehran this weekend have been arrested, Iranian authorities said. The Intelligence Ministry said the leading members of a group planning disturbances at universities in Tehran …

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Iran partially restors Internet in capital

Iranian Internet service providers have partially restored Internet access for private users in Tehran. Thus, access to the global network through a modem has been restored for users of Mobinnet. The Internet is also available at a …

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Former Tehran mayor who killed wife free on bail

A former mayor of Tehran Mohammad Ali Najafi who murdered his wife has been released on bail, his lawyer said. Najafi was sentenced to death last month after being convicted of shooting dead his second wife Mitra Ostad …

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British-Iranian academic detained in Tehran

British-Iranian anthropologist Kameel Ahmady has been detained in Tehran on unspecified allegations. Ahmady, an Iranian Kurd who was born in Mahabad, was granted British citizenship in 1994 but had been living in Iran for …

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Fire at Iran oil ministry building put out

The main building of the Iranian Oil Ministry on Taleghani Street has been secured after the fire on the 15th floor was put out this morning, Mehr news agency reports. Latest reports indicate that the main building of the Iranian Oil …

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Pompeo says he's not allowed to visit Tehran

U.S. State Secretary Mike Pompeo said that Iran did not accept his offer to visit Tehran and talk directly to Iranian people. "I recently offered to travel to Tehran and speak directly to the Iranian people. …

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Truck crashes into Russia's embassy building in Iran

A truck hit the wall of the Russian Embassy in Tehran today, according to Iranian media. The Russian embassy later confirmed the reports. According to the preliminary version, the accident occurred due to the failure of the brakes …

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