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Media: Iraq lacks electricity due to Iranian gas shortages

Media: Iraq lacks electricity due to Iranian gas shortages

Iraq is facing electricity shortage as Iran cuts natural gas supplies, Shafaq News reported today, citing a source in the Iraqi Electricity Ministry. "The decrease in the volume of Iranian gas supplies to Iraq over the past 24 …

Iran nuclear talks put on hold?

Iran nuclear talks put on hold?

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian discussed by phone on Thursday the prospects for resuming the full implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Action Plan (JCPOA) on the Iranian nuclear …

Iran seizes foreign ship with smuggled fuel - report

Iran seizes foreign ship with smuggled fuel - report

Iranian authorities seized a foreign ship attempting to smuggle fuel out of the country and detained its crew, state new agency IRNA said on Wednesday. Iran, which has some of the world's cheapest fuel prices due to heavy subsidies …

Tehran: NATO expansion reason behind situation in Ukraine

Tehran: NATO expansion reason behind situation in Ukraine

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said that NATO expansion and the West's disregard for Russia's security considerations are the reasons for the current situation in Ukraine. "We think that the root of …

Iranian parliament vice speaker to pay visit to Azerbaijan

Iranian parliament vice speaker to pay visit to Azerbaijan

Vice-Speaker of the Iranian Parliament Ali Nikzad will pay a visit to Azerbaijan to attend the third General Conference of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) on May 16, 2022, according to the Iranian …

Iran offers Azerbaijan cooperation in oil sector

Iran offers Azerbaijan cooperation in oil sector

According Mohsin Khojaste, the CEO of the National Iranian Oil Company, Tehran is currently actively negotiating with Baku on cooperation in the oil fields of the Caspian Sea. According to APA, Khojaste specified that there are no …

How Iran gets oil to Venezuela

How Iran gets oil to Venezuela

The widening energy cooperation between the nations is helping cash-scrapped Venezuela obtain supplies to convert its extraheavy oil and boost exports. A Venezuela-owned tanker in March sailed to a remote spot in the Indian …

Iran demands water from Afghanistan

Iran demands water from Afghanistan

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian has expressed concern over the Afghan government's position on the rights that Iran has to the Helmand river

Iran detains two Europeans for fomenting 'social disorder'

Iran detains two Europeans for fomenting 'social disorder'

Iran's intelligence ministry said on Wednesday it arrested two European nationals for allegedly fomenting "insecurity" in the country, state media reported, as the EU pushes to revive Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers. …

Four processes of relations normalization in Middle East

Four processes of relations normalization in Middle East

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan visited Saudi Arabia at the invitation of King Salman in the final days of Ramadan, starting a new chapter in bilateral relations. It was clear that Ankara and Riyadh needed to hold talks on many …

Iran ready to strike deal on JCPOA once U.S. lifts sanctions

Iran ready to strike deal on JCPOA once U.S. lifts sanctions

Iran is standing ready to conclude an agreement on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) immediately after the visit of Deputy Secretary General of the European External Action Service Enrique Mora to Tehran, if Washington lifts …

Iraq reaches new agreements with Iran on gas supply

Iraq reaches new agreements with Iran on gas supply

Iraqi authorities indicate they have persuaded Tehran to increase gas supply to the Arab country. Iraq has reached new agreements with Iran on the supply of natural gas from the country, according to the spokesman of the country’s …

Novak to visit Iran

Novak to visit Iran

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak will visit Iran in the near future, where he will meet with the republic's First Vice President Mohammad Mokhber, Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Mehdi Safari said. …