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US and EU Could Lift Iranian Sanctions This Weekend

The United States and the European Union are expected to formally lift sanctions against Iran this weekend. The world powers and Iran last summer struck a landmark nuclear deal, in which Tehran agreed to curb ...

Two US Navy boats in Iranian custody – Pentagon

Two small US crafts in the Persian Gulf were taken in custody by Iran after they appeared in Iranian waters. The crews are to be released shortly, according to various US officials.  "We have been in con...

Russia Modernizing S-300 Missile System for Iran

Russia is currently modernizing the S-300 missile defense system for Iran and hopes it will able to deliver the system to Tehran, the head of Russia’s largest arms exporters said Tuesday. MOSCOW (Sputnik) – ...

Iran to Join BRICS Bank

Iran plans to join the BRICS Bank, the Iranian Tasnim news agency reported Monday citing an Iranian official. MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Iranian Deputy Minister of Economic Development Mohammad Khazaee said at a meeti...

Three Iranian Warships to Dock at Russian Port

An Iranian flotilla will anchor at a southern Russian port in the course of its two-week trip through the Caspian Sea to promote peaceful cooperation and strengthen ties between two nations. Three warships...