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  1. Iran president leaves for Pakistan to attend ECO SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | 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 Iran's President Hassan Rouhani left for Pakistan on the official invitation of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to take part in the 13th Summit of the Economic Cooperation Organization Heads of States, IRINN TV reported February 28. The 13th Economic Cooperation Organization Summit will be held in Islamabad on March 1. It was preceded by the 22nd Meeting of the ECO Council of Foreign Ministers on February 28. According to Rouhani's deputy chief of staff for communications and information, Parviz Esmaeili, the Iranian president is also scheduled to meet with a number of participating heads of state on the sidelines of the Summit.

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  2. Video Clip Shows IRGC Support For Terror Against AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | Cybercast News Service

    As Iran's government claimed that the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps is widely known to be fighting terrorism in neighboring countries, a newly-emerged video clip purportedly shows an IRGC strategist threatening to unleash terror cells in the U.S., targeting nuclear missile launch facilities, among other things. At a time when the Trump administration is considering listing the IRGC as a foreign terrorist organization , Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said at the weekend U.S. efforts to sanction the organization have never benefited the U.S. Zarif said the world at large agrees that the IRGC has extended the utmost support for neighboring countries in their fight against terrorism.

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  3. OPEC basket price upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | 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 By Leman Zeynalova - Trend: The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at $53.85 a barrel on Feb.27, compared with $53.61 on Feb.24, according to the cartel's website. The OPEC Reference Basket of Crudes is made up of the following: Saharan Blend , Girassol , Oriente , Rabi Light , Iran Heavy , Basra Light , Kuwait Export , Es Sider , Bonny Light , Qatar Marine , Arab Light , Murban and Merey .

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  4. Rouhani inaugurates several projects in Iran's border provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | Trend

    Tehran, Iran, February 28 By Mehdi Sepahvand - Trend: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has made a one-day trip to the border province of Sistan-Baluchestan to inaugurate several projects, IRNA news agency reported February 28. The projects include the Zahedan International Airport's second runway, an airline company, Chehel Koreh copper mine and factory, and Iranshahr-Chabahar gas pipeline. Upon arrival in the province, the president said his administration has done a great job in accomplishing 55 projects in the underdeveloped province as he had promised in 2013 when he took office.

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  5. Iranian president's car fetches $2.5mRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2011 | ABC News

    Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's 1977 Peugeot 504 has sold for $2.5 million in an international auction, Iran's State Welfare Organisation website reported. The "company who purchased the car for 25 billion rials wanted to remain anonymous", it said after the auction in the south-western city of Abadan.

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  6. Delegation of Russian tour operators, reporters to visit IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Tehran Times

    A group of key tour operators from Russia accompanied by correspondents from the country's REN TV, a private federal TV channel, are about to pay a visit to Iran, the website of Iran Embassy in Russia reported on Monday. Coming upon the invitation of the Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization, the delegation plans to meet tourism officials during its week-long visit.

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  7. Rouhani likely to win reelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Jerusalem Post

    Rouhani seems to be the best president Israelis could expect for Iran, even though the direction for Iran's Middle East policy comes from the Revolutionary Guard and Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who is near to announcing a run for a second term, is already making it clear that the campaign will be based largely on his view that the future lies in opening Iran to the outside world.

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  8. State Department deletes tweet praising Iran Oscar winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... on Twitter, the @USAdarFarsi account posted a message around 1am congratulating Farhadi on the award, which was Iran's second Oscar victory. The tweet was then deleted, although it is unclear exactly when. "A congratulatory tweet was posted," a ...

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  9. IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with the Islamic Republic of IranRead the original story

    Monday Feb 27 | World News Report

    On February 24, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with the Islamic Republic of Iran. Economic growth rebounded over the course of 2016/17 on the back of higher oil production.

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  10. Iran US Missile War Threat Sanctions Middle East Donald Trump Ban Revolutionary GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | Daily Star

    Devoted and unquestionably, loyal the Army of the Guardians of the Islamic Revolution are one of the biggest pieces in play in the game of war between the US and Iran. Tehran and Washington are squaring up to each other over the Middle Eastern power's missile launches in the wake of Trump taking over the White House.

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  11. Wrestling: Putting politics aside, Iran beats U.S. in World Cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Reuters

    Iran defeated the United States to take the gold medal in wrestling's World Cup on Friday, winning a match that politics almost prevented. Olympic silver medalist Komeil Ghasemi beat American Nick Gwiazdowski 5-0, giving Iran a 5-3 win in the gold medal final.

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  12. U.S. Wrestlers in Iran Practice Hands-On DiplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Time

    The applause began as Team USA walked into the crowded stadium here at the Freestyle World Cup Wrestling championships in Kermanshah, Iran. The Iranians in the crowd whooped, cheered, and began chanting the name of Jordan Burroughs, the best known athlete here.

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  13. Azerbaijani interior minister meets with Iranian minister of justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 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 Azerbaijani Minister of Internal Affairs Ramil Usubov met with Minister of Justice of the Islamic Republic of Iran Mostafa Pourmohammadi Feb. 17. He highlighted the socio-political developments after the country gained its state independence, the enormous efforts the national leader of Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev made for construction of legal-democratic state, the socio-economic reforms conducted under his leadership, as well as the reforms in the legal-enforcement bodies to establish stability in the country.

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  14. No to US troops in Syria, nuclear deal to stay, Iran's foreign minister saysRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    Sending US ground troops to Syria to fight ISIS will fan flames of extremism in the region that will impact the security of the whole world, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told CNN's Christiane Amanpour Friday. He also said that the agreement with Iran to limit its nuclear program -- brokered in 2015 by the US, Iran and five other world powers -- will stay in place, despite noises to the contrary from members of US President Donald Trump's administration.

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  15. U.S. Wrestling in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Kyle Snyder of Woodbine, Md., helped lead the United States to a comeback Friday in the World Cup wrestling finals in Iran, but the host country won the title in the final match. The Americans almost didn't make the trip.

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  16. Iran, Oman, Kuwait determined to expand strategic ties'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Tehran Times

    "Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said and Kuwait's Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah have always sought to expand relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran and also form a collective mechanism with participation of Iran and regional countries for security and stability of the region," he told IRNA on Thursday. He said President Hassan Rouhani's visit to Oman and Kuwait and the warm welcomes that he received by the two countries' rulers indicate that "provocative policies" of the extra-regional powers are fruitless.

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  17. We are heroes in Iran: U.S. wrestler BurroughsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Tehran Times

    U.S. Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs revealed that unlike in America, he is treated like celebrities in Iran as the Iranians are in love with wrestling. "It was difficult.

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  18. Iran clinch Persian Beach Soccer Cup titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Tehran Times

    Iran, who had already defeated Poland 3-1 and Ukraine 8-7 in penalty shootout, gave their home fans plenty to cheer in Bushehr on Thursday as they defeated Italy 4-3. Mohammad Ahmadzadeh scored twice and Mohammadali Mokhtari and Mostafa Kiani was on target for Team Melli while Francesco Corosiniti, Paolo Palmacci and Emanuele Zurlo scored for Italian team.

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  19. OPEC basket price recoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 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 Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb.17 By Leman Zeynalova - Trend: The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at $53.14 a barrel on Feb.16, compared with $53.10 the previous day, according to the cartel's website. The OPEC Reference Basket of Crudes is made up of the following: Saharan Blend , Girassol , Oriente , Rabi Light , Iran Heavy , Basra Light , Kuwait Export , Es Sider , Bonny Light , Qatar Marine , Arab Light , Murban and Merey .

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  20. Netanyahu: Trump meeting 'historic', we see eye-to-eyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... with regional fears over a nuclear-armed Tehran. "The most important difference [between Israel and Obama] was on Iran. The Arab countries would sort of say things in the dark. They wouldn't say it outright. I had to sort of speak out of for ...

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