Daily Archives: November 7, 2021

2021-11-07: News Headlines

Staff (2021-11-07). Nicaragua abre las urnas este domingo para sus comicios generales. cubadebate.cu Los comicios generales para la selección del presidente, vicemandataria y diputados comienzan este domingo en Nicaragua, con un padrón electoral de más de cuatro millones de votantes y seis candidatos al máximo puesto gubernamental. Debido a las condiciones sanitarias, la campaña de los aspirantes trascurrió hasta el 3 de noviembre último.

ecns.cn (2021-11-07). Nuke talks to progress fast if West abandons requests beyond 2015 deal: Iran's FM. ecns.cn Upcoming nuclear talks will progress rapidly if the United States and European parties abandon any requests beyond the 2015 agreement and adopt a constructive approach, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian said Saturday.

Morteza Ahmadi Al Hashem (2021-11-07). China to play prominent role in upcoming Vienna talks: Envoy. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Iranian Ambassador to China said that role of China in upcoming Vienna talks on reviving JCPOA will be 'prominent'.

teleSUR, jaa, JCM (2021-11-07). Cancilleres de Irán y Rusia dialogan sobre acuerdo nuclear. telesurtv.net La próxima ronda de negociaciones en Viena está programada para el día 29 de noviembre próximo.

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-07). Iran bodybuilders win 4 gold medals in world c'ships. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — The Iranian bodybuilding team has won four gold medals and a silver as well as a bronze medal in world championships in Spain.

Marzieh Rahmani (2021-11-07). Iran tells Pakistan to use local currencies in mutual trade. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Iranian agriculture minister has said that barter trade with neighbors is one of Tehran's top policies, proposing the Pakistani side to use local currencies to solve problems resulting from the foreign sanctions on Tehran…

Morteza Ahmadi Al Hashem (2021-11-07). 16th Iran Intl. Auto Parts Exhibition kicks off in Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — The 16th edition of the Iran International Exhibition of Auto Parts, Accessories and Assemblies was inaugurated at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds on Sunday in presence of Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade.

Neil Hauer (2021-11-07). Russia, Turkey try to transpose their Mideast rivalry to Caucasus. asiatimes.com When Turkey first proposed its "3+3" format — the three South Caucasus states of Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan plus Russia, Turkey and Iran — last December, few thought anything of it. After all, since the Soviet collapse 30 years ago, the region had been largely Russia's back yard, with little space for other actors to …

sputniknews (2021-11-07). Iran Slams Assassination Attempt Against Iraqi PM, Says US May Have Been Responsible. sputniknews.com A booby-trapped drone targeted Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi's residence in Baghdad early Sunday morning, with the leader emerging unscathed and calling on the public to remain calm. Iraq's interior ministry classified the incident as a "terrorist attack," and revealed that three drones were involved in the attack.

Morteza Ahmadi Al Hashem (2021-11-07). Iran exported over $1mn of farmed caviar last year: IRICA. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Spokesman for the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) said that the country exported 2,282 kg of farmed caviar, valued at $1.085.674, in the last Iranian calendar year (ended March 20, 2021).

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-07). Iran airliners to resume full capacity flights from Nov. 22. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — The deputy roads minister has said that the Iranian air travel companies will start full capacity operations from the start of the Iranian month of Azar (Nov.22-Dec. 21).

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-07). Two explosions reported in Afghanistan's Jalalabad. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Two bomb blasts in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad have killed at least three people and injured several others, Afghan local media said.

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-07). Ill-wishers seek to interrupt Iraqi peace: Iran FM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Iranian FM Hossein Amir-Abdollahian made a telephone call to his Iraqi counterpart Fuad Hussein to convey the greetings of Iranian president to Mustafa Al-Kadhimi and express happiness over failure of assassination attempt.

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-07). Closing ceremony of 9th Iran-Pakistan trade committee meeting. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — At the end of the 9th session of the Joint Iran-Pakistan Trade Committee in Tehran on Sunday, the Iranian and Pakistani economic officials visited a car show in which Iran Khodro latest product 'Tara' was displayed.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2021-11-07). Iran condemns assassination attempt on Iraqi PM al-Kadhimi. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Condemning the assassination attempt on the Iraqi Prime Minister, the Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman stressed the firm and continuous stance of Iran in supporting stability and security in this country.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2021-11-07). Total vaccine jabs in Iran hit 94.2m. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — According to the latest figures released by the Health Ministry on Sunday, a total of 94,201,273 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been so far administered in Iran.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2021-11-07). VIDEO: Army launches drills in southeast Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Iranian Army started staging the main phases of "Zonfaghar 1400" drills in the Makran region, southeast of the country, on Sunday.

Staff (2021-11-07). Solidifying Iran-Pakistan economic ties on agenda. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — "Our perspective on the future of the Iran-Pakistan economic relations is that we should be able to merge the two countries' economies in line with the interest of our citizens," Abdul Razak Dawood said.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2021-11-07). IPL match week 4: Persepolis vs Gol Gohar. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Persepolis football team was held to a 1-1 draw by Gol Gohar Sirjan in the match held in empty Azadi Stadium in Tehran in Matchday 4 of Iran Professional League (IPL) on Saturday.

Staff (2021-11-07). Iranian general warns enemies not to test power of IRGC, Army. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Commander of the Khatam-al Anbiya Central Headquarters said that enemies should refrain from testing the strength of the Army and IRGC.

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-07). Iran's Shardari Sirjan defeats Uzbekistan's Bunyodkor. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Iranian women's football team Shahrdari Sirjan started the 2021 AFC Women's Club Championship with a victory against Bunyodkor of Uzbekistan on Sunday.

Staff (2021-11-07). 2,611 films submitted to Iran CinemaVérité. en.mehrnews.com So far 2,611 short, mid-length, and feature films have been submitted to participate in the national competition section of the 15th Iran International Documentary Film Festival (CinemaVérité).

sputniknews (2021-11-07). Trump Boasts 'No President Has Been Better Friend to Israel', Accuses Biden of 'Bowing Down' to Iran. sputniknews.com Last week, the former president let slip in an interview that "10 years ago, 15 years ago," Israel "literally owned Congress," and lamented that "today it's almost the opposite" thanks to progressive Democrats like representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar.

Marzieh Rahmani (2021-11-07). Iran hosts 2nd group of foreign tourists from France. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — French tourists — the second foreign tourists from the outbreak of coronavirus in Iran — are scheduled to visit Iranian tourist attractions while observing all health protocols.

Marzieh Rahmani (2021-11-07). Iraqi PM's assassination attempt foreign think tanks sedition. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Secretary of Iran' Supreme National Security Council says that the assassination attempt against Iraqi Prime Minister al-Kadhimi's is new sedition that must be traced back to foreign think tanks.

Staff (2021-11-07). 2,611 films submitted to Iran CinemaVérité. en.mehrnews.com So far 2,611 short, mid-length, and feature films have been submitted to participate in the national competition section of the 15th Iran International Documentary Film Festival (CinemaVérité).

Marzieh Rahmani (2021-11-07). US seeks to join Iraqi investigation on attack on PM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — US Department of State spokesperson Ned Price said that Washington strongly condemns the assassination attempt on the Iraqi Prime Minister, claiming that the country is ready to help Iraq with the investigation.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2021-11-07). Methane burst at mine in Kazakhstan leaves 6 dead, 2 injured. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Six miners were killed and two sustained injuries in a methane eruption at a mine in the Karaganda Region in Kazakhstan, the country's emergency service said on Sunday.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2021-11-07). Explosion heard in 'Abu Disher' area of Baghdad. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — News sources reported the sound of an explosion was heard in the area of "Abu Disher" near the Al-Kadhimiya Mosque.

Staff (2021-11-07). Why drone attack on Iraqi PM residence suspicious? en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — After the protest of the Iraqi people against the election result, especially after the brutal events on Friday in Baghdad, the drone attack on the prime minister's residence is suspicious and requires deep consideration.

Marzieh Rahmani (2021-11-07). "US system did not work to deter attack on Iraqi PM house" en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — According to the Iraqi Joint Operations Command, the US embassy's C-RAM defense system was not activated during an assassination attempt against the Iraqi Prime Minister on Sunday morning.

sputniknews (2021-11-07). North Korea's Mechanised Troops Stage Artillery Drills in Wake of US-South Korea War Games. sputniknews.com Before it obtained nuclear weapons and missile technology, North Korea used its arsenal of nearly 6,000 conventional artillery systems as a key deterrent against foreign aggression — aiming them at South Korean cities and military bases.

TASS (2021-11-07). Bavaria's head vows to launch Nord Stream 2 as soon as possible. tass.com "We are withdrawing from coal and nuclear power generation, and the lack of resources is becoming more and more severe," he said…


teleSUR (2021-11-06). 'Saab's Case Is Wrong and Inconsistent', Lawyer Rivkin Says. telesurenglish.net Speaking in an interview offered to teleSur, attorney David Rivkin assured that Alex Saab's extradition was illegal and improper as the U.S. has no grounds to deny the Venezuelan official's diplomatic status. | RELATED: | Rivkin offered an update on the appeal proceeding being taken before the 11th Circut Court of Appeal in Florida. He remarked that the legal team holds Saab's Special Envoy to Iran status granted…

Lyle Goldstein (2021-11-06). The Unintended Consequence of AUKUS: CHIRUS. anti-empire.com Washington and other allied capitals have been abuzz with talk of nuclear submarines since the surprise announcement Some have raised legitimate concerns about the impact of the deal on nuclear non-proliferation. How to prevent myriad other countries from leaping…

Staff (2021-11-06). Russia, Iran believe nuclear deal should be revived in original form — Moscow. rt.com The US-snubbed multilateral agreement on Iran's nuclear program should be revived in its original form rather than replaced with a new deal, Moscow and Tehran say. | The position was reiterated during a phone call between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Iranian counterpart, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian. A readout from the Saturday exchange was published by the Russian Foreign Ministry. | "The sides have called for the restoration of the 'nuclear deal' in its original balanced configuration, as endorsed by the UN Security Council," the Russian statement said. | The sides confirmed that this is the on…

TASS (2021-11-06). Lavrov, Iranian top diplomat call for restoring Iran nuclear deal. tass.com The Russian and Iranian top diplomats also discussed International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Grossi's upcoming visit to Tehran…

TASS (2021-11-06). Russian team wins Intercontinental Beach Soccer Cup for the fourth time. tass.com Boris Nikonorov made a hat-trick for the Russian team, while Mohammad Mokhtari scored twice for Iran…

TASS (2021-11-06). Iran's intention to return to nuclear deal should not be questioned, says foreign minister. tass.com The deal was aimed at overcoming the crisis regarding Tehran's nuclear program…

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-06). Iran's beach soccer finish runner-up in Dubai tournament. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) — Iran National Beach Soccer team finished the vice-champions of the 2021 Intercontinental Beach Soccer Cup on Saturday.

Marzieh Rahmani (2021-11-06). 'World Northern Hemisphere' to vie at Chicago film festival. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) — The Iranian feature film 'World Northern Hemisphere' by Hossein Tehrani will take part in the main and competition section of the Chicago International Children's Film Festival (CICFF), USA.

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-06). Iran, China FMs discuss nuclear talks on phone. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) — Foreign ministers of Iran and China discussed issues of mutual interest and the resumption of "Vienna" talks on the revival of the JCPOA in a telephone conversation on Saturday.

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-06). Several injured in German train stabbing attack: local media. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) — A knife attack in a German train has left at least three people injured, out of which two are being reported to be in critical condition but do not have life-endangering injuries.

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-06). China lodges protest with US over exaggerating atomic threat. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) — Beijing has lodged a protest to Washington over exaggerating "Chinese threat" and unfounded criticism of boosting nuclear power.

Marzieh Rahmani (2021-11-06). Iran to participate in India-hosted summit on Afghanistan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) — Iran has confirmed its participation in the Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan which will be hosted by New Delhi on November 10, an Indian source reported.

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-06). Shahbakhsh wins 1st ever world medal in boxing for Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) — Iranian boxer Danial Shahbakhsh became the first Iranian boxer to win a medal in the World Boxing Championships.

Marzieh Rahmani (2021-11-06). Over 93 mn doses of COVID vaccine injected in Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) — The Iranian Health Ministry said that more than 93 million jabs of COVID-19 vaccines have been injected across the country.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2021-11-06). Prominent cartoonist Kambiz Derambakhsh passes away at 79. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) — Iranian prominent cartoonist Kambiz Derambakhsh passed away in Tehran on Saturday at the age of 79.

Staff (2021-11-06). Europe must stop double-standards, counterproductive policies. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — "Europeans must end their double standards and counterproductive policies in the field of terrorism and human rights," Kazem Gharibabadi, the Secretary of Iranian Judiciary's Human Rights Council said on Saturday.

Kamal Iranidoost (2021-11-06). Iran, Azerbaijan FMs stress expanding coop. in phone call. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) — Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian has held talks with his Azeri counterpart Jeyhoun Bayramov on the phone to discuss issues of mutual interest.

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