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Photos: Iran launches mass-production line for Sayyad-3 missiles

PayvandNews – Iran’s Defense Minister General Hossein Dehghan has said his ministry is able to provide the defense needs of the Armed Forces in the shortest possible time. Dehghan made the remarks during the official launch of the mass production line and delivery of Sayyad-3 Missiles, attended by Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base Commander Farzad Esmaili on Saturday. Designed and constructed …

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Impoverished Children Without Identification Documents Deprived of Education in Iran

CHRI – Children without state-issued identification documents mostly from Iran’s underdeveloped border provinces are being denied education in Iran, attorney Osman Mozayan told the Center for Human Rights in Iran (CHRI). Iran only provides education to citizens and establishes citizenship based on the father’s nationality. “The Constitution stipulates that education is free, but that only applies to Iranian citizens,” said Mozayan, who has …

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Iran, Iraq sign MoU to boost defense and military cooperation

PayvandNews – Iran and Iraq have signed a memorandum of understanding to boost defense and military cooperation in a variety of fields. The agreement was inked by Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan and his Iraqi counterpart, Erfan al-Hiyali, in Tehran on Sunday. According to the MoU, Tehran and Baghdad will strengthen cooperation, exchange experience in the fight against terrorism …

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Joint Letter to President Rouhani: Stop Mr. Pourmahammadi’s Reappointment

HRW- Stop Mr. Pourmahammadi’s Reappointment Dr. Hassan Rouhani President Islamic Republic of Iran Your Excellency: On May 19, 2017 Iranian voters elected you to a second term as president of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The promises you made during the campaign to address human rights issues in the country energized many of Iran’s citizens. We, the undersigned human rights organizations, …

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Report: Iran Guard kills 3 terrorists, wounds 4 in north

Washington Post— Iran’s official IRNA news agency is reporting that elite Revolutionary Guard forces have killed three terrorists and wounded four others in a clash in a border area in the country’s northwest. The Friday report said a Guard member was killed and another wounded in the clash that happened late Thursday. One terrorist was detained, the report said. IRNA did …

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