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  • Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on May 28

    Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on May 28

    Tehran, May 28, IRNA – The following headlines appeared in the English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Thursday:

  • Kabul-Mashad flight resumes in post-COVID19 era

    Kabul-Mashad flight resumes in post-COVID19 era

    Mashad, May 27, IRNA – Managing director of Razavi Khorasan airports said first Afghan flight from Kabul to Mashad landed in Mashad airport on Wednesday for the first time after the outbreak of coronavirus.

  • Earthquake injures 2 in Damavand

    Earthquake injures 2 in Damavand

    Tehran, May 27, IRNA – Head of Tehran Emergency Peyman Saberian said that the earthquake which happened in Rudehen, Damavand, on Wednesday has injured two people.

  • Some 56 more Iranians die from coronavirus over past 24 hours

    Some 56 more Iranians die from coronavirus over past 24 hours

    Tehran, May 27, IRNA - Head of Iran's Health Ministry Public Relations Office Kianoush Jahanpour said on Wednesday that 56 more Iranians died from coronavirus over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 7,564.

  • Harvesting Damask rose in Southwestern Iran

    Harvesting Damask rose in Southwestern Iran

    As the weather gets warm, the fields under Damask rose in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province (Southwestern Iran) are ready for harvest. This year, more than 600 hectares of agricultural land in the province have been planted with roses. Shahrekord, Iran, May 27, IRNA/ Ahmad Riahi.

  • World universities at Iran ISME 2020

    World universities at Iran ISME 2020

    Tehran, May 27, IRNA - World universities have sent papers to the 28th Annual International Conference of Iranian Society of Mechanical Engineering (ISME) kicked off in Tehran on Wednesday.

  • Two other Iranian oil tankers to arrive in Venezuela territorial waters by June 1st

    Two other Iranian oil tankers to arrive in Venezuela territorial waters by June 1st

    Tehran, May 27, IRNA – Having already announced the arrival of the third Iranian oil tanker in Venezuela territorial waters, Telesure Network said two more tankers are scheduled to enter the waters as of today till June 1st.

  • 19 Iranian prisoners extradited from Azerbaijan

    19 Iranian prisoners extradited from Azerbaijan

    Tehran, May 27, IRNA - The deputy minister of justice for human rights and international affairs, Mahmoud Abbasi, said on Wednesday that 19 Iranian prisoners in Azerbaijan were extradited by Azerbaijan and handed over to the justice system.

  • Plane carrying Iranian health aid arrives in Afghanistan

    Plane carrying Iranian health aid arrives in Afghanistan

    Kabul, May 26, IRNA - The plane carrying health aid of the Islamic Republic of Iran for Afghan people landed at Kabul airport on Tuesday.

  • Official: Iran promoting maritime security at waterways

    Official: Iran promoting maritime security at waterways

    Tehran, May 26, IRNA – Deputy Head of Ports and Maritime Organization referred to the promotion of maritime security at waterways and Iranian-flagged fleet during the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 20), saying the organization has put on its agenda modern method for analyzing sea accidents.