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Israel, US hint at using force if nuclear talks with Iran fail
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Israel, US hint at using force if nuclear talks with Iran fail

Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid said both he and Antony Blinken, “as sons of Holocaust survivors”, know there are moments when nations must use force to protect the world from evil

Sanctions in the time of pandemic amounts to crimes against humanity, says Ebrahim Raisi
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Sanctions in the time of pandemic amounts to crimes against humanity, says Ebrahim Raisi

The Iranian president in his maiden speech at the UN slammed the US saying the world no longer cares about "America First" or "America is Back"

Iran presidential polls: Greetings pour in for 'ultraconservative' cleric Ebrahim Raisi; official result out soon
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Iran presidential polls: Greetings pour in for 'ultraconservative' cleric Ebrahim Raisi; official result out soon

Iran's outgoing moderate president Hassan Rouhani said his successor had been elected in the Friday's vote, however, he didn't name Raisi, who is the expected winner

Iran approves seven candidates for presidential campaign, bars Hassan Rouhani's allies from contesting
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Iran approves seven candidates for presidential campaign, bars Hassan Rouhani's allies from contesting

Most prominent among candidates is judiciary chief Ebrahim Raisi, who is linked to mass executions in 1988, with opinion polls showing his anti-corruption campaign drew Iranian support

Nearly 3 years since Donald Trump scrapped JCPoA, Iran and US agree on path back to nuclear deal
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Nearly 3 years since Donald Trump scrapped JCPoA, Iran and US agree on path back to nuclear deal

Iranian officials say they can return to compliance fairly quickly, but insist they want the US to lift sanctions first. Washington wants Iran to return to compliance first.

Iran begins first human trial of locally made COVID-19 vaccine; three receive injections in Tehran
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Iran begins first human trial of locally made COVID-19 vaccine; three receive injections in Tehran

The vaccine dubbed Coviran, the first in the country to reach human trials, is produced by Shifa Pharmed, part of a state-owned pharmaceutical conglomerate known as Barekat

Iran will seek revenge in due time, Hassan Rouhani says after top nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh's assassination
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Iran will seek revenge in due time, Hassan Rouhani says after top nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh's assassination

Two days after Fakhrizadeh died, Tehran demanded a halt to international inspections of Iranian nuclear sites while a top official hinted Iran should leave the global non-proliferation treaty

Hassan Rouhani accuses Israel of assassinating Iran's top nuclear scientist, vows revenge
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Hassan Rouhani accuses Israel of assassinating Iran's top nuclear scientist, vows revenge

After years of being in the shadows, the image of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh suddenly was to be seen everywhere in Iranian media, as his widow spoke on state television and officials publicly demanded revenge on Israel for the scientist's slaying

Iran vows 'quick' return to 2015 nuclear agreement if Joe Biden lifts US sanctions
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Iran vows 'quick' return to 2015 nuclear agreement if Joe Biden lifts US sanctions

While Donald Trump has sought to maximise pressure on Iran and isolate it globally, Biden has proposed to offer the Islamic republic a return to diplomacy

Iran's Javad Zarif meets Imran Khan, Pakistan Army chief, discusses ways to deepen cooperation
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Iran's Javad Zarif meets Imran Khan, Pakistan Army chief, discusses ways to deepen cooperation

Zarif discussed matters of mutual interest and regional security situation, including the Afghan reconciliation process with Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa

Iran denies dropping India from Chabahar-Zahedan rail project, claims 'vested interests behind reports'
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Iran denies dropping India from Chabahar-Zahedan rail project, claims 'vested interests behind reports'

Last week, a report had surfaced claiming that the Hassan Rouhani government in Iran decided to exclude India from the construction project of Chabahar-Zahedan railway

Hassan Rouhani says 2.5 crore Iranians may have been infected with coronavirus
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Hassan Rouhani says 2.5 crore Iranians may have been infected with coronavirus

The figure was far higher than Saturday's official figure for infections of 2,71,606, and corresponds to more than 30 percent of Iran's 8 crore population

Iran ending Indian role in Chabahar rail project isn't death knell, but wake-up call for New Delhi
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Iran ending Indian role in Chabahar rail project isn't death knell, but wake-up call for New Delhi

In sum, it seems Iran is staging a China-inspired bite-back at India, at a time when New Delhi is pushing out a Chinese app one day and a company on the next

Coronavirus Outbreak: Iran will never ask for US help in fight against COVID-19, says foreign ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Iran will never ask for US help in fight against COVID-19, says foreign ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has rejected offers from Washington of humanitarian assistance for Iran

Struggling with coronavirus and broken economy, Iran says US sanctions are taking lives; Washington disagrees
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Struggling with coronavirus and broken economy, Iran says US sanctions are taking lives; Washington disagrees

As Iran struggles with a devastating coronavirus outbreak, a broken economy and a severe shortage of medical equipment, it says that US trade sanctions are taking Iranian lives and has called for the United States to lift them on humanitarian grounds.

Coronavirus Outbreak: US sanctions failed to hamper Iran's efforts to fight COVID-19, says Hassan Rouhani
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Coronavirus Outbreak: US sanctions failed to hamper Iran's efforts to fight COVID-19, says Hassan Rouhani

'The sanctions have failed to hamper our efforts to fight against the coronavirus outbreak', Hassan Rouhani said in a televised cabinet meeting

Coronavirus has spread to almost all of Iran's provinces, says Hassan Rouhani; asks US to lift sanctions on medicines
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Coronavirus has spread to almost all of Iran's provinces, says Hassan Rouhani; asks US to lift sanctions on medicines

Iran’s health ministry announced 92 people had died from coronavirus, one of the highest death tolls outside China where the outbreak originated

Saudi Arabia halts entry to Mecca over fears of coronavirus outbreak; move comes just months ahead of annual hajj
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Saudi Arabia halts entry to Mecca over fears of coronavirus outbreak; move comes just months ahead of annual hajj

Saudi Arabia halted travel to the holiest sites in Islam over fears about a viral epidemic just months ahead of the annual hajj pilgrimage, a move that came as West Asia has over 220 confirmed cases of the new coronavirus.

Iran's deputy health minister Iraj Harirchi who downplayed coronavirus fears tests positive for illness himself; Tehran sees rise in new case
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Iran's deputy health minister Iraj Harirchi who downplayed coronavirus fears tests positive for illness himself; Tehran sees rise in new case

The head of an Iranian government task force on the coronavirus who had urged the public not to overreact about its spread has tested positive for the illness himself, authorities said on Tuesday.

Coronavirus outbreak: Iran lawmaker claims 50 dead in city of Qom; officials deny claim, say 12 deaths so far
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Coronavirus outbreak: Iran lawmaker claims 50 dead in city of Qom; officials deny claim, say 12 deaths so far

Neighboring countries have reported infections from travelers from Iran in recent days, prompting several to shut their borders to Iranian citizens