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Iran finalizes deal with Airbus to buy 100 planes

PayvandNews – The Iranian flag carrier, Iran Air, says it has finalized a much-awaited contract with the European aviation giant Airbus to purchase 100 aircraft. Iran Air will receive seven or eight planes from Airbus in 2017, Farhad Parvaresh, the managing director of the airline told reporters on Sunday. Parvaresh said a delegation of Airbus representatives have been in Tehran …

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Iran Claims U.S. Violated Nuclear Deal, Requests EU Review

RFL/RE – Reports from Tehran say Iran has requested a meeting of a commission that oversees the implementation of its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers in response to Tehran’s claims that the United States has violated the agreement. Iran’s official IRNA news agency reported on December 17 that Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif requested the meeting in a letter …

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IAEA satisfied by Iran commitment to nuclear deal: Yukiya Amano

PayvandNews – During a visit to Tehran, the head of the United Nations nuclear watchdog has expressed satisfaction with Iran’s commitment to its obligations under the 2015 nuclear accord with world powers. “Iran has been committed to its obligations and this is an important matter,” the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)’s Director General Yukiya Amano said on Sunday at a …

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Obama Says Russia, Iran, Syria Have ‘Blood On Hands’ In Aleppo

RFL/RE – U.S. President Barack Obama charged that Russia, Iran, and Syria have “blood on their hands” from their brutal takeover of Aleppo even as he lamented being unable to stop the bloodshed in Syria despite years of effort. “The world as we speak is united in horror at the savage assault by the Syrian regime and its Russian and …

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Kuwait summons Iran envoy over citizen arrests

Al-Arabia – Kuwait summoned Tehran’s envoy on Friday to demand the release of four Kuwaitis arrested in southwestern Iran, the foreign ministry said. The ministry said it was “following up closely with Iranian authorities” to secure the release of the four nationals detained in the Ahvaz area, according to a statement carried by KUNA state news agency. It said that …

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