Iraqi Security Council, chaired by PM Abadi, refuses the politicization of Irag's position on new US sanctions against Iran. Iraq has deep relations with Iran but is forced to support US sanctions.
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Second day of strike and protest of shopkeepers at Tehran's grand Bazaar. They chant slogans against Iran's Islamic government such as "Death to dictator" now.
Iraq PM Haider al-Abadi cancels visit to sanctions-hit Iran
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First images of Iran's deployment of Russian long range S300 anti-air complexes in Mashad International Airport.
Iran's Rouahni says Caspian borders yet to be agreed, before the meeting between the five nations
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Iranian President @HassanRouhani signs agreement with Russia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, and Turkmenistan to resolve major differences over the Caspian
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Putin arrived in Aktau for the Caspian summit
Khamenei: "Convicts of economic corruption must be urgently and justly punished." -Response to Iran's Head of Judiciary in seeking permission to take especial measures against conv of economic corruption, working in line with enemies' plots to stage economic wars.
Iraq: Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi will visit Tehran and Ankara on Monday
Five members of IRGC were killed on Friday near Bana city in western Iran by members of Kurdistan Freedom Party (PAK). Comes after Iran arrested two PAK Peshmerga fighters and broadcasted their confessions on TV.
Kurds claim the unit of Peshmerha engaged in last night clash in Sheno (Oshnavieh) belonged to KDPI. The Kurds claim to have killed 12 members of IRGC. Eight peshmerga were also killed in the clash.
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif says 'There will be no meeting' with US' regarding the sanctions.
Iran tested a short-range missile in the Strait of Hormuz
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 75km NNW of Zahedan, Iran
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Today, tens of thousands of football fans chanted slogans against Iran's Islamic government in "Azadi" (Aryahmehr) stadium of Tehran such as "Death to dictator" following to invitation of RezaPahlavi. Security forces of Iran's Islamic government brutally suppressed them.
KCNA: "The DPRK government delegation led by Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho paid an official visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran on Aug. 7-9. Head of the delegation Ri Yong Ho met and had a talk with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday."
Iraq government has begun blocking Iranian goods entering Iraq starting from today (complying with US sanctions on the Iranian government).
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U.S. Central Command:Aug. 8 - USS The Sullivans (DDG 68) conducts a routine transit through the Strait of Hormuz with the Military Sealift Command joint high-speed vessel USNS Choctaw County
U.S. can't be trusted, Iran's Rouhani tells North Korea
UN Syria humanitarian adviser Egeland says Russia, Turkey and Iran told UN humanitarian meeting that they will do their utmost to avoid a battle for Idlib
Khamenei: The Ceremony of Dusting and Cleaning of the Sacred Shrine of Imam Ridha (p.b.u.h.); this morning.
From now on, according to US sanctions. Iraq can't sell Kirkuk crude Oil to Iran.
Sen. @LindseyGrahamSC on Iran and new sanctions implemented by @POTUS: "It's not if this government falls, it's just a matter of when if we keep the pressure on, and I think it's working." HarrisFaulkner TheStory
The top U.S. commander in the Middle East says an Iranian naval exercise involving at least 100 small boats in and around the Strait of Hormuz last week was meant as a message to the U.S. for re-imposing economic sanctions on Tehran.
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Despite U.S. sanctions, Turkey will continue buying natural gas from Iran
Iran's Zarif says US will not be able to prevent Iran from exporting oil
Mattis: 'No military role' in enforcing new Iran sanctions put in place by Trump administration. "They're economic sanctions. They're diplomatically led. There is no military role," U.S. defense secretary says
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FM @HeikoMaas: The JCPOA works. We are determined to protect European companies operating legitimately in Iran. People in Iran should get something out of the agreement. In return, we expect Iran to fulfil all obligations under the JCPOA.
Syrian Foreign Ministry: Syria reaffirms its full solidarity with Iran in the face of American aggressive policy