Assassination of Iranian scientist “clear manifestation of state terrorism”: Envoy
Tehran, Dec 3, IRNA – Counselor at the Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations on Palestine Mohammad Reza Sahraei said that the assassination of Iranian scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh is a criminal act and a clear manifestation of state terrorism aimed at jeopardizing international and regional peace, and needs to be strongly and immediately condemned by the international community.
Iran's 1st export consignment arrives in Afghanistan via long-awaited railroad
The first consignment of Iranian export goods has arrived in Afghanistan through the long-awaited Khaf-Herat railroad, which is slated to be officially inaugurated in coming days. The cement shipment was transferred from Iran to Afghanistan's Herat via rail, according to Jilani Farhad, the spokesman for Herat governor. The consignment was reportedly dispatched on a trial basis to identify possible problems and challenges on that route. The Afghan spokesman said the railroad, which ...
US withdrawing staff from Baghdad embassy
The Unites States is temporarily withdrawing some staff from its embassy in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. The decision comes in the wake of the assassination of an Iranian nuclear scientist near Tehran and ahead of the anniversary of the assassination of Iran’s top commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani. 'A source familiar echoed this and said the decision to have a partial, temporary withdrawal was determined at a Tuesday meeting of the National ...