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  1. Iran's military chief in rare visit to Turkey for Syria talks

    En.zamanalwsl.net - Syria 08.16 / 22:12 en.zamanalwsl.net
    Turkish and Iranian military leaders held talks on Wednesday over cooperation in the Syrian conflict and counter-terrorism, officials said, during a rare visit to NATO-member Turkey by the Islamic Republic's military chief of staff.Turkey's ties with Washington have been strained by U.S. support…
  2. Rare Parthian clay works samples identified in western Iran

    Irna.ir - Arts&Culture 08.16 / 22:12 irna.ir
    Tehran, Aug 16, IRNA - Works and remains from the Neolithic, Copper and Stone, and Bronze Age eras up to the second millennium BC as well as rare samples of clay works in the Parthian era were identified in Kermanshah province in Western…
  3. Iran, Turkey exchange views on Iraqi KRG

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 08.16 / 22:04 theiranproject.com
    Tehran Times- Head of the Iranian Staff of Armed Forces Mohammad Baqeri held high-level talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli on Wednesday, discussing…
  4. Iran says committed to nuclear deal, criticizes US for hindering deal implementation

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 08.16 / 22:04 theiranproject.com
    Press TV- Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has reaffirmed Tehran’s full commitment to the 2015 nuclear agreement with the P5+1 group of countries, known as the Joint Comprehensive P…
  5. President stresses closer Iran-EU ties in post-JCPOA era

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 08.16 / 22:04 theiranproject.com
    Tasnim – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called for efforts to use the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), a…
  6. Iran’s top general confers with Turkish president

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 08.16 / 22:04 theiranproject.com
    IRNA – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri on Wednesday discussed issues of mutual interest with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Details o…
  7. Pompeo: Iran, Hezbollah Presence in Venezuela Poses Serious Threat to U.S.

    Thetower.org - Hezbollah 08.16 / 21:24 thetower.org
    CIA Director Mike Pompeo warned that Iran and Hezbollah’s growing presence in Venezuela poses a serious threat to the United States. In an interview with Fox News Sunday, Pompeo observed that the chaos in Venezuela has the potential to negatively impact the U.S. “The Cubans are there; the Russians are there, the Iranians, Hezbollah are [&#…
  8. Video: Dangerous pull out: Iran may scrap nuclear deal if US imposes new sanctions

    Rinf.com - U.S. 08.16 / 20:09 rinf.com
    The President of Iran has warned that his country could pull out of the landmark nuclear deal with the U.S. if more sanctions are imposed on it. READ MORE: … Via…
  9. Frequent Concert Cancellations in Iran draws Fire from the Music Community

    En.radiozamaneh.com - Zamaneh 08.16 / 19:06 en.radiozamaneh.com
    The musicians in Iran are constantly being harassed and mistreated by the conservatives who are in power in judiciaries, especially in religious urban centers. They are now asking Iranian president to stand up for their…
  10. Iran’s Rouhani urges EU’s active role in JCPOA implementation

    Presstv.com - Media 08.16 / 18:14 presstv.com
    President Rouhani says the implementation of the JCPOA would serve the interests of…
  11. EAEU to sign free trade deal with Iran this year

    En.mehrnews.com - Iran 08.16 / 18:01 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – EEC chairman said a temporary agreement on establishing a free trade zone between the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and Iran may be signed in 2…
  12. Tajikistan Accuses Iran Of Assassination Campaign In Foreign Policy Gambit

    Eurasiareview.com - World 08.16 / 17:55 eurasiareview.com
    Despite the close cultural connection that Tajikistan has with Iran, Dushanbe seems intent on burning all its diplomatic bridges…
  13. U.S. Policy in Lebanon Is Now Helping Hezbollah and Iran

    Weeklystandard.com - Iran 08.16 / 17:00 weeklystandard.com
    Matthew R.J. BrodskyThe U.S. is deploying special forces on the ground in Lebanon to provide training for the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) for missions that partner with Hezbollah—Iran’s most valuable terrorist ally—against ISIS. Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon told the U.S.-based Al-Hurra Arabic TV network that American troops are there to provide assistance for the upcoming offensive against ISIS in the northeast border region in which the LAF will attack from from inside Lebanon while Hezbo…
  14. Non-interventionism guarantees regional security: Iran top general

    Irna.ir - Politics 08.16 / 16:11 irna.ir
    Anakara, Aug 16, IRNA – Top Iranian commander on Wednesday stressed respecting sovereign states' territorial integrity, adding that adopting the policy of non-interference guarantees security, peace and stability of the r…
  15. Iran's top general confers with Turkish president

    Irna.ir - Politics 08.16 / 16:11 irna.ir
    Ankara, Aug 16, IRNA – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri on Wednesday discussed issues of mutual interest with Turkish President Recep Tayyip E…
  16. Russia throws weight behind Iran’s missile program

    Presstv.com - Media 08.16 / 16:08 presstv.com
    The new US sanctions against Iran over its missile program are “illegitimate” and endanger the 2015 nuclear deal with the P5+1group of countries, Russia's Lavrov say…
  17. With a wary eye on Iran, Saudi and Iraqi leaders draw closer

    Capitalbay.com - World 08.16 / 16:07 capitalbay.com
    By Ahmed Rasheed and Sylvia Westall BAGHDAD/DUBAI, Aug 16 (Reuters) - It was an unusual meeting: an Iraqi Shi'ite Muslim cleric openly hostile to the…
  18. Iran, Armenia to broaden cooperation at FTZ's

    Irna.ir - Finance 08.16 / 14:52 irna.ir
    Moscow, Aug 16, IRNA - President's Advisor and Secretary of Free Zones Coordination Council Akbar Torkan conferred on Wednesday with Armenian Minister of Economic Development and Investments Suren Karayan on expansion of cooperation at Free Trade Zones in both…
  19. Iran opposition leader under house arrest on hunger strike

    Billingsgazette.com - World 08.16 / 14:37 billingsgazette.com
    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Iranian opposition leader who has been under house arrest since 2011 has begun a hunger strike over his d…
  20. Iran opposition leader under house arrest on hunger strike

    Abc27.com - World 08.16 / 14:34 abc27.com
    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Iranian opposition leader who has been under house arrest since 2011 has begun a hunger strike over h…