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  1. Parliament Speakers of Kyrgyzstan, Iran sign memo of cooperation

    Akipress.com - World 04.25 / 07:51 akipress.com
    Parliament Speakers of Kyrgyzstan, Iran sign memo of cooperation 13:30, 25 April 2017, 64 AKIPRESS.COM - Parliament Speaker Chynybai Tursunbekov and Iranian Parliament Chairman Ali Larijani have signed a memorandum of understanding and interparliamentary cooperation as part of the official visit of the parliamentary delegation of Kyrgyzstan to Tehran...You are trying to access paid-for content on our website. We charge 190 som for the access to this news article.Using your…
  2. Supreme Leader: US, Zionists oppose Iran for more distinguished Islam

    Irna.ir - Politics 04.25 / 07:39 irna.ir
    Tehran, April 25, IRNA – Supreme Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei says the US and Zionists oppose the Islamic Republic due to the fact that Islam is more distinguished in I…
  3. US will be explicitly violating Iran deal if it does not extend sanctions relief: Iran’s Salehi

    Presstv.com - Media 04.25 / 06:48 presstv.com
    Iran’s top nuclear official says the US will be “explicitly” violating a multilateral nuclear deal with Iran if it refuses to extend sanctions relief for Iran on May 19…
  4. Iran stands 2nd major oil exporter to S. Korea

    Irna.ir - Finance 04.25 / 06:45 irna.ir
    Beijing, April 25, IRNA -- For the first ever, Iran emerged second major exporter and supplier of crude oil to South Korea in the first quarter of…
  5. Iran signs 4-month natural gas supply deal with Georgia

    Pipelineme.com - News 04.25 / 06:45 pipelineme.com
    Iran signs a four-month deal to supply natural gas to Georgia as officials met in Tehran this…
  6. Internal conflict: Iraq’s Supreme Islamic Council divided over Iran

    Albawaba.com - Middle Easte 04.25 / 06:08 albawaba.com
    Cracks are emerging in Iraq's pro-Tehran Supreme Islamic Council as a number of senior figures prepare to split and form their own political parties ahead to run in next year's elections, sources have revealed. Copyright @ 2017 The New Arab. read…
  7. Iraqi PM: Iran-Iraq ties stronger despite terrorists’ wishes

    Irna.ir - Politics 04.25 / 05:46 irna.ir
    Baghdad, April 25, IRNA—Iraqi Prime Minister says contrary to terrorists’ attempts to pose challenge to Iran-Iraq relations, they have got str…
  8. Kyrgyzstan, Iran parliaments bolster ties

    Akipress.com - World 04.25 / 05:02 akipress.com
    Kyrgyz Speaker has invited Larijani to Kyrgyzstan at any convenient…
  9. Georgia, Iran Mull Railway Connection

    Eurasiareview.com - Business 04.25 / 04:28 eurasiareview.com
    (Civil.Ge) — Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili paid a two-day official visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran on…
  10. Obama's Prisoner Swap With Iran Might've Been Bigger Than He Let On

    Newsy.com - Politics 04.25 / 03:22 newsy.com
    Watch VideoAs part of the 2015 international deal to freeze Iran's nuclear program, Iran and the U.S. agreed to a sort of prisoner swap.The U.S. would get four Iranian-Americans who'd been imprisoned by Tehran. And the U.S. freed seven Iranians in exchange — which then-President Obama characterized like this:"These individuals were not charged with terrorism or any violent offenses. They're civilians, and their release is a one-time gesture to Iran, given the u…
  11. Iran says US going against JCPOA commitments

    Presstv.com - Media 04.25 / 02:43 presstv.com
    Iran says the administration of US President Donald Trump is going against its clear commitments of the…
  12. Obama's Prisoner Swap With Iran Might've Been Bigger Than He Let On

    Newsy.com - World 04.25 / 02:22 newsy.com
    Watch VideoAs part of the 2015 international deal to freeze Iran's nuclear program, Iran and the U.S. agreed to a sort of prisoner swap.The U.S. would get four Iranian-Americans who'd been imprisoned by Tehran. And the U.S. freed seven Iranians in exchange — which then-President Obama characterized like this:"These individuals were not charged with terrorism or any violent offenses. They're civilians, and their release is a one-time gesture to Iran, given the u…
  13. UN human rights expert condemns “defamatory” Iran report

    Scoop.co.nz - World 04.25 / 00:40 www.scoop.co.nz
    GENEVA (24 April 2017) – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran, Asma Jahangir, has denounced a report published by the Iranian News Agency (IRNA) alleging that she was planning to undertake…
  14. Iran's Rouhani begins Gulf tour to soothe relations

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Oman 04.24 / 23:11 yourmiddleeast.com
    Rouhani held talks with Kuwait's Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, who last month launched a dialogue with the Islamic republic to normalise Iran-Gulf relations.An official statement cited by the KUNA news agency said they discussed bolstering bilateral ties in all…
  15. What the North Korea crisis tells us about the Iran nuclear deal

    Azjewishpost.com - Arizona (AZ) 04.24 / 23:09 azjewishpost.com
    WASHINGTON (JTA) – The Trump administration last week endorsed a narrative long promoted by critics of the Iran nuclear deal: It’s North Korea all over again. “An unchecked Iran has the potential to travel the same path as North Korea, and take the world along with it,” Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Thursday at a press availability. He was explaining why President Donald Trump had ordered a review of the Iran nuclear deal reached by his predecessor, Barack Obama. “The United States&…
  16. Rudy Giuliani's client dealt with ex-Iran president, prosecutor says

    Newsday.com-NY 04.24 / 23:03 www.newsday.com
    A prosecutor on Monday said the wealthy Turkish gold trader Rudy Giuliani is trying to free through a diplomatic deal once offered his services breaking America's Iran sanctions directly to former hard-line Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in a…
  17. Ahmadzadeh: Iran are aiming for the semis

    Persianfootball.com - Soccer 04.24 / 22:50 persianfootball.com
    AFC – NASSAU, When Islamic Republic of Iran captain Mohammad Ahmadzadeh walks out onto the sand at the National Beach Soccer Arena in Nassau on Thursday, his mind will no doubt go back to his FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup debut over ten years ago. Thanks to the extensive experience he has acquired since then, Continue…
  18. Politico: Obama's Iran Prisoner Swap Angered Prosecutors and Law Enforcement

    Weeklystandard.com - Iran 04.24 / 22:26 weeklystandard.com
    JENNA LIFHITSThe Obama administration's controversial January 2016 prisoner swap stymied its own counterproliferation efforts against Iran that took years to carefully construct and orchestrate, Politico…
  19. Behind Trump’s Anti-Iran Tough Talk

    Rinf.com - U.S. 04.24 / 22:22 rinf.com
    Appeasing the Saudi-Israel axis in the Mideast, President Trump is talking tough against Iran and bringing his administration even more into line with neocon orthodoxy, as ex-CIA analyst Paul R. Pillar explains. By Paul R. Pillar The Trump administration is bending over backward to be, and to sound, hostile and confrontational toward Iran. This effort to …
  20. Nikki Haley: Iran Chief Culprit of Trouble in the Middle East

    The US representative to the United Nations - Ambassador Nikki Haley – was the chair at the latest UN Security Council debate regarding the situation in the Middle East. At these meetings, Israel is always discussed, and not often in a positive light.  However, Haley wanted this latest debate to be different. She acknowledged that it was essential that an Israeli-Palestinian solution was negotiated, but said that the debate has a tendency to get no…