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Iran resolved to boost lasting cooperation with IAEA: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has stressed the importance of maintaining the independence and impartiality of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), saying that Iran seeks to boost long-term cooperation with the agency. “Our determination is to have long-term cooperation with the agency within the framework of international regulations,” Rouhani said in a ...

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New round of Syria talks begins in Astana

A new round of Syria peace talks brokered by Iran, Russia, and Turkey has begun in Kazakhstan’s capital of Astana. It is the seventh round of talks in what is referred to as the Astana peace process for Syria. Delegations from the Syrian government and armed opposition groups as well ...

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Israel to consult US before Jerusalem al-Quds annexation

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel will talk to the United States before moving ahead with a controversial bill to annex settlements built on the Palestinian land in  Jerusalem al-Quds. Israel delayed a ministerial vote on the proposed bill on Sunday without explanation but an official told the daily Haaretz that the bill’s ...

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Abbas says Hamas ministers must recognize Israel

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has reportedly said he would not appoint officials from the resistance movement Hamas to his cabinet if they did not openly and publicly recognize Israel. Abbas made the remarks in a meeting with former Israeli lawmakers visiting his party’s headquarters in Ramallah on Sunday, the Israeli daily Haaretz ...

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South Korea considering no more THAAD deployment: FM

South Korea’s foreign minister says Seoul is not considering any additional deployment of a controversial US missile system, THAAD, which has sparked anger both inside and outside the country. Addressing lawmakers in parliament on Monday, Kang Kyung-wha said, “We are not considering any additional THAAD deployment.” The first pieces of ...

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World united in backing Iran deal against US threats: Qassemi

Iran says the world community is standing united against the threats posed by the administration of US President Donald Trump to Tehran’s nuclear agreement with world powers. Speaking at his weekly press conference on Monday, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi once again slammed Trump for undermining the 2015 agreement, known as ...

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