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  • PGCC at peak of inefficiency: Spox

    Tehran Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi in reaction to the statement of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC) to extend the arms embargo on Iran, emphasizing that the council is at the peak of its inefficiency and the statement has been issued unilaterally. Deploring the unconstructive approach of some members of the council towards the…

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  • Iran, Bosnia call for radio-TV cooperation

    Belgrade Iranian Ambassador to Sarajevo Mahmoud Heidari and Belmin Karamehmedovic, Director General of Bosnian Member BHRT (Radio and Television of Bosnia-Herzegovina) called for radio-TV cooperation. Referring to good background of relations between Iranian embassy and Radio and Television of Bosnia-Herzegovina and some local news channels, Heidari expressed hope for improved framework for activities by revising…

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  • PGCC anti-Iran rhetoric has no customer in global arms market

      Tehran The Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC) rhetoric against Iran calling for extension of arms embargo on Iran has no customer in global arms market, an international expert said on Monday. The PGCC aims to create atmosphere of advertisement for the US, but, its members should know that they are the first that will be…

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  • Iran slams moves to use Beirut blast as tool for political aims

      Tehran Spokesman for the Iranian Foreign Ministry says it is unacceptable that some individuals, groups and foreign states use the August 4 Beirut explosion as a pretext for achieving their political goals. Through foreign provocation, some in Lebanon are pursuing political goals, Abbas Mousavi told reporters at his weekly press briefing on Monday. Some…

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  • Monsoon rains claim at least 58 lives in Pakistan

      Islamabad At least 58 people have lost their lives due to heavy monsoon rains triggering flash floods in Pakistan, local media said on Monday quoting officials. Provinces of Sindh, Balochistan and Gilgit-Baltistan have been badly hit by torrential rainfalls and subsequent floods. Pakistan army in many areas is carrying out flood relief operation. According…

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  • Iranian, Indian universities sign MoU

    Bushehr Persian Gulf University from Iran and Indian University of Petroleum and Energy Studies signed MoU to develop scientific cooperation. Chancellor of the Persian Gulf University Abdol Majid Mosleh said the MoU envisaged exchange of professors and students in bachelor’s and higher levels, library, internship, academic activities, research cooperation and co-sponsoring international scientific events. The…

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  • Maku FTZ has advanced infrastructure to boost trade with neighboring states

      Orumiyeh Maku Free Trade Zone has advanced infratructure to boost trade with the neighboring states, Managing Director of Maku Free Trade and Economic Zone Mohammadreza Abdolrahimi said on Monday. Maku Free Trade and Economic Zone was established in order to ease trade exchange with the neighboring states, he said. The infrastructure of the Free Trade…

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  • Consecutive changes in US administration of no importance for Iran: Spox

      Tehran Spokesman for the Iranian Foreign Ministry Abbas Mousavi commented on the numerous shifts in the US administration and said Tehran did not care about the consecutive changes in the US failed executives. Mousavi made the remarks at his weekly press conference on Monday while commenting on resignation of the US Special Representative for…

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