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Nazanin Zaghari conditional freedom
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Nazanin Zaghari conditional freedom

In a press conference of the Judiciary, Gholam-Hossein Mohseni-Eje’i, Judiciary spokesperson of Iran, has explained Nazanin Zaghari’s situation. In answer to a question about the British delegation’s trip to Iran and their willingness to negotiate the release of a number of prisoners and whether the Judicial system has any plans for the exchange of prisoners, including Nazanin Zaghari and Kamal Foroughi, he said: “The judiciary did not meet with the British delegation and we have not made any decisions regarding this subject. But, this is a matter for the Judiciary.”  

Iran-Oman visa free travel soon + News refuted
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Iran-Oman visa free travel soon + News refuted

the Omani Ambassador to Tehran announced: “Visa requirements between the two countries of Oman and Iran will be abolished soon.” Saud bin Ahmed al-Barwani added: “During my travels to different provinces in Iran, the most frequently asked question by businessmen was about visas. Thus, the decision was made to abolish visa requirements between the two countries. The details are presently being taken care of.”  

FM Zarif reaction to Nikki Haley
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FM Zarif reaction to Nikki Haley

The Iranian Foreign Minister, Javad Zarif, has reacted to Nikki Haley’s claims that the missile fired at Riyadh by the Houthis from Yemen was made in Iran, and stated: “The US puts a piece of Iron on display and makes obscure charges against Iran to cover up its war crimes in the region.”  

Araghchi reaction to Mogherini disclosure
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Araghchi reaction to Mogherini disclosure

In response to the latest comments by Federica Mogherini, the EU foreign policy chief, Abbas Araghchi, deputy to the Iranian FM, has said: “A sentence in the preamble of the JCPOA Iran nuclear agreement states that the complete implementation of the JCPOA can play a part in the peace and security of the region and the world.”

Bahmani: I had no contact with Reza Zarrab
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Bahmani: I had no contact with Reza Zarrab

Mahmud Bahmani, CEO of the CBI in Ahmadinejad’s cabinet has denied Zarrab’s comments that they met at the time. In an interview with ISNA New Agency, the former CBI Chief stated that he never met the Iranian-Turkish businessman, Reza Zarrab, and added: “I don’t believe Mr Ahmadinejad met him either.”

Mohammad Javad Zarif: Europe Must Work With Iran
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Mohammad Javad Zarif: Europe Must Work With Iran

On Sunday 10 December 2017, Iran’s top diplomat, Javad Zarif, writes in the New YorK Times: On a crisp morning in Vienna two summers ago, hours before concluding the nuclear deal with the United States, the European Union and five other world powers, I took to Twitter to write that the landmark accord was “not a ceiling but a solid foundation.”  

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An expert of Pakistani affairs in Tehran commented on the ongoing tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia, saying: “Imran Khan is willing to help reduce existing tensions if possible; this will be one of the main topics to be discussed during his visit to Tehran.”

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