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US envoy calls for Iran arms embargo renewal

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates An expiring United Nations weapons embargo on Iran must remain in place to prevent it from “becoming the arms dealer of choice for rogue regimes and terrorist organizations around the world,” the U.S. special…

Iran open to dialog with all neighbours: Zarif

Tehran Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has reaffirmed Tehran’s readiness for talks with all its neighbours amid the ongoing tensions in the Persian Gulf region. “Iran remains open to dialogue with its neighbours, and we…

Ukrainian airplane crashes near Tehran

TEHRAN, Iran: A Ukrainian airplane carrying at least 170 people crashed Wednesday near an airport in the capital, Tehran, state TV reported. There was no immediate word on casualties. The plane had taken off from Imam Khomeini…