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  • Sultan Yaghoub Green Valley in western Iran

    Sultan Yaghoub Green Valley in western Iran

    Naghadeh is a town in West Azerbaijan Province, Sultan Yaghoub Green Valley is 5 kilometers from Naghadeh city. There are many mineral springs in the highlands of this valley that are very therapeutically useful, This lush mountain is a resort to climbers from all over Iran every year. West Azerbaijan Province, March 29, 2020. IRNA/ Mehdi Rahnavard.

  • US Academics and NGO leaders: End Iran Sanctions

    US Academics and NGO leaders: End Iran Sanctions

    New York, March 29, IRNA - A diverse group of US academics, researchers and NGO leaders have signed an open letter addressed to the leaders of the P4+1 countries (United Kingdom, France, Germany, China, and Russia) and the US lawmakers, calling on them to lift sanctions on Iran impeding Iranian campaign against coronavirus.

  • Iran announces COVID-19 relief package

    Iran announces COVID-19 relief package

    Tehran, March 29, IRNA – Iran has introduced a 21.3-billion euro relief package to help the vulnerable families and the private sector suffering from coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), according to Government spokesman Ali Rabiei.

  • Milad Tower to go green to appreciate medical staff

    Milad Tower to go green to appreciate medical staff

    Tehran, March 28, IRNA - Iran’s Milad Tower will go green to appreciate the efforts made by Iranian medical society and nurses.

  • Mayor: Nanjing willing to share experiences with Shiraz in fighting COVID-19

    Mayor: Nanjing willing to share experiences with Shiraz in fighting COVID-19

    Shiraz, March 28, IRNA – Mayor of Nanjing Han Liming in a message to her counterpart in the Iranian city of Shiraz Heidar Eskandarpour expressed a tendency for sharing experiences with Shiraz in fighting COVID-19.

  • Official hails Iran’s standardized medical facilities

    Official hails Iran’s standardized medical facilities

    Tehran, March 28, IRNA - Head of Iran's Health Ministry Public Relations Office Kianoush Jahanpour said except for the ICU bed and some equipment, including ventilators, Iran does not need any foreign aid as standardized medical facilities are available for people.  

  • Iran says will continue social distancing rules until April 8

    Iran says will continue social distancing rules until April 8

    Tehran, March 28, IRNA – Iran will continue the social distancing rules to combat coronavirus disease (COVID-19) until April 8, Government spokesman Ali Rabiei said on Saturday.

  • IRGC Comdr: Basij produces 3 million masks daily

    IRGC Comdr: Basij produces 3 million masks daily

    Tehran, March 28, IRNA - Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Major General Hossein Salami said Basij approximately produces three million face-masks every day.

  • Official: 11,679 Iranians survived coronavirus

    Official: 11,679 Iranians survived coronavirus

    Tehran, March 28, IRNA - Head of Iran's Health Ministry Public Relations Office Kianoush Jahanpour said on Saturday that 11,679 people out of a total of 35,408 infected by the coronavirus have survived the virus.

  • Iranian Envoy reiterates Tehran's determination to develop ties with Brasilia

    Iranian Envoy reiterates Tehran's determination to develop ties with Brasilia

    Tehran, March 28, IRNA – Iran's newly-appointed Ambassador in Brazil Hassan Gharibi on Saturday submitted a copy of his credentials to the Brazilian Deputy Foreign Minister Otávio Brandelli where he voiced Tehran's firm determination to expand ties with Brasilia.