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Merkel says EU, US have same ultimate goal toward Iran

Merkel says EU, US have same ultimate goal toward Iran

TEHRAN (defapress) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said at Munich Security Conference that there are tactical differences between Europe and the United States on Iran, but their ultimate goal is the same.
Lords Committee Finds Britain's Saudi Weapons Sales Unlawful

Lords Committee Finds Britain's Saudi Weapons Sales Unlawful

TEHRAN (defapress)- The United Kingdom is on “the wrong side of the law” by sanctioning arms exports to Saudi Arabia for the war in Yemen and should suspend some of the export licenses, an all-party Lords committee stressed.
Top US General Disagrees with Trump over Syria Troop Pullout

Top US General Disagrees with Trump over Syria Troop Pullout

TEHRAN (defapress)- The US commander who has been leading the war against Daesh (also known as ISIL/ISIS) stressed that he disagreed with Donald Trump's decision in December to pull troops out of Syria and warned that the terror group was far from defeated, in a stark difference of opinion with the American president.
Europe Does Not Want to Host US Missiles, But Won’t Dare to Object
Putin:

Europe Does Not Want to Host US Missiles, But Won’t Dare to Object

TEHRAN (defapress)- Russian President Vladimir Putin believes that the European countries do not wish to see the emergence of US missiles on their territory, but do not dare to argue with Washington.
American General Says US Not 'Winning' in Syria

American General Says US Not 'Winning' in Syria

TEHRAN (defapress)- The US general in charge of special operations forces has cautioned against talk of "winning" against the Daesh (ISIS/ISIL) terrorist group in Syria, contradicting President Donald Trump’s claim that the group had been defeated.
Lavrov, Mogherini discuss JCPOA in Munich

Lavrov, Mogherini discuss JCPOA in Munich

TEHRAN(defapress)– Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and EU Foreign Policy chief Federica Mogherini shared views on Iran nuclear deal officially known as JCPOA on the sidelines of the ongoing Munich Security Conference on Friday.
Border Declaration Protesters Arrested at NYC Trump Hotel

Border Declaration Protesters Arrested at NYC Trump Hotel

TEHRAN (defapress) - Some people have been arrested while protesting President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration outside a New York City hotel that bears his name.
France Reiterates Support for JCPOA

France Reiterates Support for JCPOA

TEHRAN (defapress) – The Foreign Ministry of France reaffirmed Paris’ commitment to preserving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and facilitating legal commercial transactions with Iran in defiance of US Vice President Mike Pence who has urged the EU parties to leave the JCPOA.
Germany rejects US call to leave Iran nuclear deal

Germany rejects US call to leave Iran nuclear deal

TEHRAN (defapress) – Germany rejected an appeal by US Vice President Mike Pence on Friday for Europeans to withdraw from the Iranian nuclear deal and isolate Tehran.
Iran against using outer space as a weapon
envoy:

Iran against using outer space as a weapon

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iran's permanent envoy to UN and other Vienna-based intl. organizations, Kazem Gharibabadi said that Tehran is against measures which would weaponize the outer space.