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Iran’s UN envoy: New human rights report part of ‘maximum pressure’ against Iranians

Iran’s UN envoy: New human rights report part of ‘maximum pressure’ against Iranians

Tuesday, 27 October 2020 _Iran’s representative to UN General Assembly’s Third Committee, Mohammad Zare’iyan, says a new report by the UN rights rapporteur on the human rights situation in country is part of the US ‘maximum pressure’ strategy and aims to mount pressure on Iranian people.
MP warns Iran ties with South Korea could be at risk over blocked funds

MP warns Iran ties with South Korea could be at risk over blocked funds

Tuesday, 27 October 2020 _A senior member of the Iranian parliament has warned that South Korea could risk its entire relations with Iran if it refuses to release funds blocked over US sanctions.
Iran petchem output at over 35 mln tons in 7 month to late October

Iran petchem output at over 35 mln tons in 7 month to late October

Tuesday, 27 October 2020 _Iran has reported an 8-percent increase in its petrochemical output in the seven months ending October 21 despite problems faced in the sector because of American sanctions.
Iran air defenses bolstered near NW border amid Karabakh war: Army chief

Iran air defenses bolstered near NW border amid Karabakh war: Army chief

The chief commander of Iran’s Army has stressed the importance of maintaining security in the country’s border areas, saying the Islamic Republic has bolstered its air defenses near the northwestern frontier amid ongoing clashes over the disputed Nangorno-Karabakh region.
Iran takes harsher COVID measures following leader's decree

Iran takes harsher COVID measures following leader's decree

Tuesday, 27 October 2020_The coronavirus has resurged more strongly in Iran on Monday, Iran recorded the highest single-day death toll, with 337 people succumbing to the virus.
Iran calls US regime ‘cruel collaborator’ of coronavirus

Iran calls US regime ‘cruel collaborator’ of coronavirus

Monday, 26 October 2020_Iran says it will never forget how the United States’ outgoing regime acted as a “cruel collaborator” of the new coronavirus by retaining its illegal and unilateral sanctions against the Islamic Republic at a time when the country is battling the hugely deadly phenomenon.
Iran’s parliament lashes out at Macron over Islamophobic remarks

Iran’s parliament lashes out at Macron over Islamophobic remarks

Monday, 26 October 2020_Iran’s parliament has vehemently condemned French President Emanuel Macron’s defense of blasphemy against Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) under the guise of “freedom of speech.”
IRGC commander: Iran’s security, national interests our red line

IRGC commander: Iran’s security, national interests our red line

Sunday, 25 October 2020_Iran’s national interests and the security of its people are red lines for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), says the commander of the IRGC’s Ground Force, amid a recent escalation of armed conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia.
IRGC deploys mechanized brigade to NW border amid Azeri-Armenian conflict

IRGC deploys mechanized brigade to NW border amid Azeri-Armenian conflict

Sunday, 25 October 2020_The Ground Force of Iran’s Islamic Republic Guards Corps (IRGC) has deployed a mechanized brigade to protect the country’s northwestern border amid ongoing firefight between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region.
Iran allows exclusive use of cryptocurrencies to fund imports

Iran allows exclusive use of cryptocurrencies to fund imports

Sunday, 25 October 2020_The Iranian government has amended its regulations on cryptocuurencies to allow them be exclusively used for funding imports at a time of increased pressure on the country’s normal use of hard currencies.
Iran’s UN envoy: New human rights report part of ‘maximum pressure’ against Iranians

Iran’s UN envoy: New human rights report part of ‘maximum pressure’ against Iranians

Tuesday, 27 October 2020 _Iran’s representative to UN General Assembly’s Third Committee, Mohammad Zare’iyan, says a new report by the UN rights rapporteur on the human rights situation in country is part of the US ‘maximum pressure’ strategy and aims to mount pressure on Iranian people.
MP warns Iran ties with South Korea could be at risk over blocked funds

MP warns Iran ties with South Korea could be at risk over blocked funds

Tuesday, 27 October 2020 _A senior member of the Iranian parliament has warned that South Korea could risk its entire relations with Iran if it refuses to release funds blocked over US sanctions.
Iran petchem output at over 35 mln tons in 7 month to late October

Iran petchem output at over 35 mln tons in 7 month to late October

Tuesday, 27 October 2020 _Iran has reported an 8-percent increase in its petrochemical output in the seven months ending October 21 despite problems faced in the sector because of American sanctions.
Iran air defenses bolstered near NW border amid Karabakh war: Army chief

Iran air defenses bolstered near NW border amid Karabakh war: Army chief

The chief commander of Iran’s Army has stressed the importance of maintaining security in the country’s border areas, saying the Islamic Republic has bolstered its air defenses near the northwestern frontier amid ongoing clashes over the disputed Nangorno-Karabakh region.
Iran takes harsher COVID measures following leader's decree

Iran takes harsher COVID measures following leader's decree

Tuesday, 27 October 2020_The coronavirus has resurged more strongly in Iran on Monday, Iran recorded the highest single-day death toll, with 337 people succumbing to the virus.
Iran calls US regime ‘cruel collaborator’ of coronavirus

Iran calls US regime ‘cruel collaborator’ of coronavirus

Monday, 26 October 2020_Iran says it will never forget how the United States’ outgoing regime acted as a “cruel collaborator” of the new coronavirus by retaining its illegal and unilateral sanctions against the Islamic Republic at a time when the country is battling the hugely deadly phenomenon.
Iran’s parliament lashes out at Macron over Islamophobic remarks

Iran’s parliament lashes out at Macron over Islamophobic remarks

Monday, 26 October 2020_Iran’s parliament has vehemently condemned French President Emanuel Macron’s defense of blasphemy against Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) under the guise of “freedom of speech.”
IRGC commander: Iran’s security, national interests our red line

IRGC commander: Iran’s security, national interests our red line

Sunday, 25 October 2020_Iran’s national interests and the security of its people are red lines for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), says the commander of the IRGC’s Ground Force, amid a recent escalation of armed conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia.
IRGC deploys mechanized brigade to NW border amid Azeri-Armenian conflict

IRGC deploys mechanized brigade to NW border amid Azeri-Armenian conflict

Sunday, 25 October 2020_The Ground Force of Iran’s Islamic Republic Guards Corps (IRGC) has deployed a mechanized brigade to protect the country’s northwestern border amid ongoing firefight between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region.
Iran allows exclusive use of cryptocurrencies to fund imports

Iran allows exclusive use of cryptocurrencies to fund imports

Sunday, 25 October 2020_The Iranian government has amended its regulations on cryptocuurencies to allow them be exclusively used for funding imports at a time of increased pressure on the country’s normal use of hard currencies.