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Post-Sanctions Iran set to buy 2 telcom satellites: Minister

Post-Sanctions Iran set to buy 2 telcom satellites: Minister

Isfahan, Feb 6, IRNA – Minister of Communications and Information Technology Mahmoud Vaezi said that following removal of sanctions, Iran has been in serious negotiations with foreign firms in the last three weeks.

British girl memorizes entire Quran at 7

British girl memorizes entire Quran at 7

Tehran, Feb 6, IRNA – A seven-year-old British girl is the youngest to have learned the entire Quran by heart.

EU foreign policy chief due in Tehran soon

EU foreign policy chief due in Tehran soon

Tehran, Feb 6, IRNA – European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Saturday that she is preparing to pay a visit to Tehran in near future.

Rafsanjani: People, Gov`t, Int`l community keen on dynamic elections

Rafsanjani: People, Gov't, Int'l community keen on dynamic elections

Tehran, Feb 6, IRNA – Head of Expediency Council said on Saturday that Iranian nation and government as well as the international community are willing to hold a dynamic election in presence of the political, scientific, cultural and religious candidates.

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UN chief highlights gravity of threat posed by ISIL

UN chief highlights gravity of threat posed by ISIL

Tehran, Feb 6, IRNA – Thirty-four extremist groups from around the world had pledged allegiance to the ISIL Takfiri terrorist group as of mid-December and that number will only grow in 2016, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in a report.

France’s Vinci eyes construction of bullet train stations in Iran

France’s Vinci eyes construction of bullet train stations in Iran

Tehran, Feb 6, IRNA – The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Vinci SA, a France-based company, said the group is in initial talks with Iran over construction of high-speed train stations in the Islamic Republic following the termination of anti-Tehran sanctions.

Iranian referee to officiate in AFC Futsal Championship

Iranian referee to officiate in AFC Futsal Championship

Tehran, Feb 6, IRNA- The Asian Football Confederation announced the names of sixteen international referees, including an Iranian, to officiate in 2016 AFC Men Futsal Championship.

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Chinese private bank opens in Qeshm Island

Chinese private bank opens in Qeshm Island

Qeshm, Feb 6, IRNA – Preliminary agreement for inauguration of a branch of a Chinese private bank in Qeshm Island was signed during a high-ranking Chinese delegation's visit to the island.

Greek prime minister due in Tehran

Greek prime minister due in Tehran

Athens, Feb 6, IRNA – Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is scheduled to come to Tehran heading high ranking politico-economic delegation.

Deputy FM: Failure of Iranophobia scenario great gain of JCPOA

Deputy FM: Failure of Iranophobia scenario great gain of JCPOA

Belgrade, Feb 5, IRNA – Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister Mehdi Danesh Yazdi underlined that breaking the atmosphere of Iranophobia is one the achievements of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

Ambassador calls on thinkers to help boost Iran-Russia cooperation

Ambassador calls on thinkers to help boost Iran-Russia cooperation

Moscow, Feb 3, IRNA – Iran's Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanaei in a conference in Moscow on Wednesday called on thinkers to help promote Iran-Russia strategic cooperation.

Palestinian resistance, Iran ties too strong to be affected by plots

Palestinian resistance, Iran ties too strong to be affected by plots

Gaza, Feb 2, IRNA – Ismail Ridvan, one of Hamas Islamic Resistance Movement leaders, appreciating Iran's incessant support for Palestinian nations' liberation campaign versus Israel, said on Tuesday Iran-Palestinian resistance is too strong to be affected by hatched plots.

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Development of strategic Chabahar port speeds up

Development of strategic Chabahar port speeds up

Tehran, Feb 6, IRNA – The implementation of JCPOA on January 16 and the removal of sanctions have given momentum to the development of many infrastructure projects, including the Chabahar port in Sistan and Baluchestan Province.