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  1. Iran dismisses new US pressure, calls for 'mutual respect'

    Ww.abc6.com - World 02.19 / 18:43 ww.abc6.com
    Iran's foreign minister is brushing aside new pressure from the United States, declaring that his country is "unmoved by threats" but responds well to…
  2. Saudi Arabia, Israel Present De Facto United Front Against Iran

    Hamodia.com - Israel 02.19 / 18:41 hamodia.com
    Saudi Arabia and Israel both called on Sunday for a new push against Iran, signaling a growing alignment in their interests, while U.S. lawmakers promised to seek new sanctions on… Read more » The post Saudi Arabia, Israel Present De Facto United Front Against Iran appeared first on Hamodia. In related news: Defense Minister Liberman: Iran Wants to Undermine Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Accuses Iran of Undermining Regional Security Indonesian Minister Hopes to Mediate…
  3. Iran rejects ‘unconstructive’ claims by Turkish FM

    Presstv.com - Media 02.19 / 18:41 presstv.com
    Iran’s Foreign Ministry dismisses as unconstructive claims made by the Turkish foreign minister at the Munich Security C…
  4. Saudi FM wonders why Iran never attacked by terrorists, hints at 'deal'

    Sott.net - World 02.19 / 18:38 sott.net
    Minister of Foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia Adel Jubeir suggested that a possible deal could be preventing Iran from being attacked by terrorist organizations such as Daesh and al-Qaeda. A major diplomatic row between the Shiite-dominated Iran and a range of Sunni-ruled countries, including Saudi Arabia, followed the execution of the prominent Shiite cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr by Saudi authorities in January…
  5. Iran's heavy crude surpasses light crude in price

    En.mehrnews.com - Finance 02.19 / 18:17 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (MNA) – For the first time in 2017, each barrel of Iran’s heavy crude was priced higher than the county’s light crude in global marke…
  6. US expected to impose fresh sanctions on Iran

    Thekabultimes.gov.af - World 02.19 / 17:57 thekabultimes.gov.af
     The United States is expected to impose sanctions on multiple Iranian entities as early as Friday following Tehran’s recent ballistic missile test, but in a…
  7. Iran staging military drills in defiance of US sanctions

    Sott.net - World 02.19 / 17:30 sott.net
    Iran's Revolutionary Guard is to conduct military drills with use of missiles next week, according to an announcement from Iranian senior command. The announcement comes after a new set of sanctions was imposed on the country by US President Donald Trump. Iran will stage military maneuvers called "Grand Prophet 11" next week, Iranian General Mohammad Pakpour said. "The maneuvers [...] will start Monday and last three days," he said during a press conference. Pakpour noted that missiles…
  8. Ambassador: Iran welcomes Afghan businessmen

    Irna.ir - Finance 02.19 / 17:27 irna.ir
    Tehran, Feb 19, IRNA – Afghan Ambassador to Tehran Nasir Ahmad Nour said on Sunday that Iran welcomes Afghan businessmen and i…
  9. UAE arms show comes as Yemen war, suspicions of Iran linger

    Billingsgazette.com - World 02.19 / 17:02 billingsgazette.com
    ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Fighter jets screaming overhead and theatrical explosions marked the opening of an arms show Sunday in Abu Dhabi, as a bullet-scarred Emirati armored personnel carrier served as a reminder of the country's o…
  10. UAE arms show comes as Yemen war, suspicions of Iran linger

    SFgate.com-World 02.19 / 16:48 sfgate.com
    ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Fighter jets screaming overhead and theatrical explosions marked the opening of an arms show Sunday in Abu Dhabi, as a bullet-scarred Emirati armored personnel carrier served as a reminder of the country's ongoing military campaign in Yemen. Al-Bashir attended the 2015 IDEX arms show, but this year's trip comes after U.S. President Barack Obama issued an executive order in the waning days of his administration to permanently revoke a broad range of A…
  11. Zarif: It will take forever for Iran to produce nuclear weapons

    Irna.ir - Politics 02.19 / 16:44 irna.ir
    Tehran, Feb 19, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that it will take forever for Iran to produce nuclear weapons because it is not going to do s…
  12. Iran will fully restore nuclear program if JCPOA scrapped: Larijani

    Presstv.com - Media 02.19 / 16:33 presstv.com
    The Iranian Parliament speaker says Tehran will restore its nuclear program to pre-JCPOA level if the US pulls out of the…
  13. Saudi Arabia, Israel present de facto united front against Iran

    Theborneopost.com - World 02.19 / 16:13 theborneopost.com
    MUNICH: Saudi Arabia and Israel both called yesterday for a new push against Iran, signalling a growing alignment in their interests, while US lawmakers promised to seek new sanctions on the Shi’ite Muslim power. Turkey also joined the de facto united front against Tehran as Saudi and Israeli ministers rejected an appeal from Iranian Foreign […
  14. Saudi Arabia forms united front with Israel – against Iran

    Therakyatpost.com - World 02.19 / 15:43 therakyatpost.com
    MUNICH, 19 Feb 2017: Saudi Arabia and Israel both called today for a new push against Iran - signalling a growing alignment in their interests, while US lawmakers promised to seek new sanctions on the Shi'ite Muslim power. Turkey also joined the de facto united front against Tehran as Saudi and Israeli ministers rejected an appeal from Iranian f…
  15. US senators consider new sanctions against Iran over its missile program

    Rinf.com - U.S. 02.19 / 15:09 rinf.com
    US Republican senators in Congress plan to introduce legislation to impose new sanctions against Iran over its missile program and for seeking to “destabilize” the Middle East. “I think it is now time for the Congress to take Iran on directly in terms of what they’ve done outside the nuclear program,” Senator Lindsey Graham, a […
  16. Iran is a reliable regional friend

    Irna.ir - Politics 02.19 / 15:05 irna.ir
    Tehran, Feb 19, IRNA – Sometimes, to see something better, we need not to necessarily get closer to it, but to stand f…
  17. Chinese special envoy for Syrian affairs to travel to Iran

    Irna.ir - Politics 02.19 / 14:47 irna.ir
    Tehran, Feb 19, IRNA – Chinese Special Envoy for Syrian crisis Xie Xiaoyan is to travel to Tehran on February 21, 2017 to talk with senior Iranian o…
  18. Iran expects oil output reaching 4 million…

    En.arabstoday.net - Business 02.19 / 14:31 en.arabstoday.net
    Iran expects its oil production to reach 4 million barrels per day by mid-April, and plans to drill 500 new wells over the next five years to raise output to 4.7 million bpd, a senior oil official was quoted as saying on Saturday. Iran said in January its daily output was close to 3.9 million barrels.  "We were due to reach 4 million barrels ...by the end of the (Iranian) year (March 20). This will be realised with a one-month delay," said Ali Kardor, head of the state-run National Iranian …
  19. Iran dismisses new US pressure, calls for 'mutual respect'

    Blogs.abcnews.com - World 02.19 / 14:30 blogs.abcnews.com
    Iran's foreign minister is brushing aside new pressure from the United States, declaring that his country is "unmoved by threats" but responds well to…
  20. China special envoy for Syria due in Iran for talks

    Presstv.com - Media 02.19 / 14:27 presstv.com
    The Chinese special envoy for Syria will pay an official visit to Iran for…