Khorasan, Iran Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. WHO endorses Iran's obesity prevention programRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Officials from the World Health Organization have endorsed Iran's obesity prevention program which aims to curb overweight and obesity among teenagers and preschoolers. During a meeting held in Tehran on Tuesday, Dr. Francesco Branca, WHO Director of the Department of Nutrition for Health and Development and Dr. Ayoub Al Jawaldeh, WHO Regional Advisor on Nutrition, explained that the program can be implemented in other Eastern Mediterranean countries as well, ISNA reported.

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  2. Iran ready to work with Saudi Arabia over regional issuesRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Wednesday that Tehran is ready to work with all Islamic countries, including Saudi Arabia, to help resolve Muslims' problems, Tasnim news agency reported. "We are ready to cooperate with Islamic countries on all issues that are important to the Islamic world," Zarif was quoted as saying.

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  3. Iranian Family Launch Protest Over Concerts Cancelled By Hard-LinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    Ahmad Mehrchian and his wife Zohreh Barati decided to launch their protest after a concert by the veteran traditional musician Shahrem Nazeri and his son was cancelled by authorities at short notice. A family of four in Iran has launched a symbolic protest against the cancellation of concerts around the country on religious grounds.

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  4. Tehran, Saudis looking at better daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Tehran Times

    It seems Tehran and Riyadh are expecting a resumption of relations in the near future, after a couple of years of particularly tense ties. On Tuesday, Rai al-Youm quoted senior Saudi officials as saying they were looking forward to reopening the Saudi embassy in Tehran.

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  5. Iran Urged To Stop Destruction Of Mass Grave Of 1988 Prison-Massacre VictimsRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    Amnesty says construction began earlier this year near the site where dozens of prisoners killed during a wave of mass extrajudicial executions in August and September 1988 are buried. Amnesty International has launched a campaign to urge Iranian authorities to "stop the imminent destruction" of a mass grave in the southern city of Ahvaz, the capital of the oil-rich Khuzestan Province.

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  6. Iran says Iraq must not be dividedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Tehran Times

    "Iraq is a well-known country, a member to the United Nations and a signatory to important regional agreements and a disintegration of the country is a grave mistake which will be harmful to the Iraqi citizens, especially in the northern parts of the country," he said in a press conference in Baghdad. He added that disintegration of Iraq will lead to dividing up Turkey and Syria which will have consequences for the whole region.

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  7. Iran confirms issuance of visa for Saudi teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi confirmed on Sunday that Iran has issued visa for a Saudi delegation who wants to visit Saudi Arabia's diplomatic missions in Iran. "The Saudi delegation is simply coming to visit diplomatic missions, because the buildings have been empty after the two countries severed ties.

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  8. Iran confirms Saudi delegation plan to visit TehranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Trend

    Iran has confirmed a report that a Saudi Arabian delegation will travel to Tehran, less than two years after the kingdom unilaterally ruptured its relations with the Islamic Republic, PressTV reported. The confirmation by Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Sunday came after Kuwaiti daily Al Jarida said the Saudi officials would take the trip following the Muslim festivities of Eid al-Adha, which will end on Monday.

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  9. Iran Says West Won't Attack and Would Lose If It TriedRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2017 | Yahoo!

    The head of Iran's military has warned Western powers that his forces were prepared to defend the Islamic Republic from potential invaders and would be capable of winning any prolonged, international conflict that would follow such an attack. Iranian military Chief of Staff Major General Mohammad Hossein Bagheri told an air force gathering Saturday that the country's growing military might acted as a deterrence against foreign powers wishing to undermine it's leadership.

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  10. Iran's all-time Paralympics medal winners to be commemoratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Tehran Times

    A total of 136 medals have been won by 145 Iranian para athletes from Seoul 1988 Paralympics to Rio 2016 Paralympics.

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  11. Qatari enoy resumes mission in Iran after 20-month hiatusRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | India.com

    Tehran, Aug 27 Qatar's ambassador to Iran on Friday officially resumed his diplomatic mission in Tehran on Saturday, Tasnim news agency reported. Qatar's ambassador to Iran Ali Bin Hamad al-Sulaiti returned to the Iranian capital Tehran on Friday after a 20-month hiatus.

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  12. Qatari ambassador resumes mission in Iran after 20-month hiatusRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Qatar's ambassador to Iran has officially resumed his diplomatic mission in the Islamic republic on Saturday, Tasnim news agency reported. Qatar's ambassador to Iran Ali Bin Hamad al-Sulaiti returned to the Iranian capital Tehran on Friday after a 20-month hiatus.

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  13. Shiraz to host UNESCO meeting on intangible heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Tehran Times

    The Iranian city of Shiraz will host the coordination meeting of the UNESCO World Heritage-related Category 2 Institutes and Centers from September 10 to 12, IRNA reported. The intangible cultural heritage has been adopted as the dominant theme for the event that will also have an eye on the 2003 Convention for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage.

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  14. Qatar restores diplomatic ties with Iran despite demands by Arab neighborsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Artwork depicting Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani at the Islamic Museum in Doha on Aug. 20, 2017. Qatar said Thursday it has restored diplomatic relations with Iran, marking a further break with Arab nations that have joined against Qatar for its links to Islamist groups and others perceived by U.S. allies as regional threats.

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  15. Qatar restores diplomatic ties with IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Qatar said Thursday, August 24 it has restored diplomatic relations with Iran , marking a further break with Arab nations that have joined against Qatar for its links to Islamist groups and others perceived by U.S. allies as regional threats, the Washington Post reports. The decision ignores demands by Qatar's neighbors - led by Saudi Arabia - to limit ties with Tehran and threatens to deepen the region's worst diplomatic crisis in decades, which has complicated Washington's policies in the Middle East.

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  16. Saudis' destructive policies harming region, kingdom itself: Iran's FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Saudi Arabia's policies have harmed not only the region but also the kingdom itself, PressTV reported. "Iran has always been seeking good ties with its neighbors, but we believe the Saudi policies in the region have been destructive and even harmed the country itself," Zarif said in an interview with ISNA published on Wednesday.

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  17. Saudi Arabia has been harmed by its policies: ZarifRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Saudi Arabia's policies in the Middle East region are "destructive" and "harmful" to the country itself. "Iran has always sought good relations with its neighbors, but we believe that Saudi Arabia's policies in the region have been destructive which have harmed the country," he told ISNA in an interview published on Wednesday.

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  18. Bodies of fallen soldiers returned to countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Hundreds of Iranians participated in a procession held in Mashhad, north eastern Iran, for 19 Iranian servicemen killed during the Iraqi invasion of Iran in the 1980s. Bodies of the fallen soldiers had been recently excavated.

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  19. Iran Praises 'Martyrdom' Of Fighter Beheaded By Islamic State ExtremistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    According to Iranian state media Mohsen Hojaji was in Syria as a member of Iran's advisory support team. A 25-year-old-member of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps who was recently beheaded by the extremist group Islamic State is becoming the poster child of Iran's military efforts in Syria and Iraq, where Tehran has deployed hundreds of so-called shrine defenders to assist the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, fight IS, and spread its influence.

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  20. 1st "women parliament" forms in IranRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    The first assembly of female experts in Iran, dubbed "women's parliament," opened in the city of Torbat-e Heydariyeh, in Iran's northeastern Khorasan Razavi province, Tehran Times daily reported on Monday. The women representatives of different groups of people including teachers, academics, governmental or non-governmental managers, traders, councilors, farmers, and religious figures will be present at the women's parliament.

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