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The ramifications of sanctioning Iran’s Supreme Leader and FM

2019/06/25

Former Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson has said: “Sanctioning the Supreme Leader and IRGC commanders is a symbolic gesture by a desperate America.”

Iranian professors ask for the freedom of environmentalists

2019/06/25

Over 100 university professors and Iranian academics have written an open letter to the head of the judiciary, asking him to step in and bring a happy ending to the file of jailed environmentalists.

Zarif becoming Iran’s Mandela

2019/06/25

The advisor to Iran’s president has responded to Iran’s top diplomat being sanctioned by the US by saying this is turning FM Zarif into Iran’s Mandela.

Trump announces 'hard-hitting' new sanctions against Iran

2019/06/24

US President Donald Trump has said he is imposing hard-hitting new sanctions on Iran, including on the office of the country's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei.

Iranian official: US cyber-attack not successful

2019/06/24

Speaking about the veracity of the US cyber-attack on Iran, the Minister of Communications and Information Technology said: “Their cyber-attack was not successful, although they are doing their best.”

JCPOA opposition heads National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of Iranian Parliament

2019/06/23

Hardliner MP opposed to the 2015 JCPOA nuclear deal, Mojtaba Zolnur, has become the Head of the 10th National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the Iranian Parliament.

Tourism

Tehran-Van direct train starts running

2019/06/24

The Tehran-Van international train started running Monday morning with the cooperation of Iranian and Turkish railroads, in line with improving regional ties and promoting tourism.

Tourism marketing budget – Iran: USD 3500, Global: USD 151MM

2019/06/23

Iran spends one cent for every tourist visiting the country, while this figure is between a dollar and 46 dollars per capita in other countries.

Turkish Airlines opens office in Isfahan

2019/06/22

Turkish Airlines offices have opened in Isfahan on the sidelines of the fourth day of the Tourism and Handicrafts Organization Exhibition in this city.

Time Museum - the first clock museum in Iran

2019/06/21

One of the historical attractions of Iran's capital is the Museum of Time. It is a blue plastered building in a garden with very interesting architecture and decorations.

Iran, Iraq sign Cultural Heritage and Tourism MoU

2019/06/20

Iran’s Deputy for Tourism has announced that Iran and Iraq have signed MoUs for Cultural Heritage, handicrafts and tourism.

Increasing number of tourists arrive in Iran’s holy city

2019/06/16

The number of visitors to the holy city of Mashhad, an important pilgrimage destination in northeastern Iran, has increased by 15 to 20 percent per year following the issuance of airport visas by the representative office of the foreign ministry in northern and eastern Iran.

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The ramifications of sanctioning Iran’s Supreme Leader and FM

2019/06/25

Former Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson has said: “Sanctioning the Supreme Leader and IRGC commanders is a symbolic gesture by a desperate America.”

Influential Iranian cleric criticizes confrontation with the ‘bad hijab’

2019/06/25

Member of Iran’s Assembly of Experts, Ayatollah Mohammad Mohammadi-Reyshahri, has said: “The issue of the compulsory hijab will not be resolved with arrests.”

Iranian professors ask for the freedom of environmentalists

2019/06/25

Over 100 university professors and Iranian academics have written an open letter to the head of the judiciary, asking him to step in and bring a happy ending to the file of jailed environmentalists.

Zarif becoming Iran’s Mandela

2019/06/25

The advisor to Iran’s president has responded to Iran’s top diplomat being sanctioned by the US by saying this is turning FM Zarif into Iran’s Mandela.

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