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Top Judge Urges Claiming Compensation for Iranian Tanker’s Detention – Politics news

Addressing a Monday session of the Judiciary’s Supreme Council, Hojatoleslam Seyed Ebrahim Raeisi described the government of Gibraltar’s decision to release Iran’s supertanker Adrian Darya, formerly known as Grace-1, as a testimony to the defeat of Iran’s enemies. “Such length of detention (of Iran’s tanker) would not be simply made …

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Finland Supports INSTEX to maintain trade with Iran

SHAFAQNA- Finnish Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto voiced his country’s support for INSTEX, a financial mechanism that the European Union has developed to maintain trade with Iran and bypass the US sanctions. Haavisto and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif met in Helsinki on Monday to discuss various issues, including Iran-Finland …

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Top Commander: US Invitation for Talks Not to Deceive Iran

TEHRAN (FNA)- Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said that the US calls and other countries’ attempts to coax Tehran into sitting to the negotiations table with Washington are doomed to failure. The Islamic Republic of Iran under the leadership of Supreme Leader …

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Zarif meets Finnish foreign trade minister

During the meeting, Zarif warned that US unilateral acts will not remain restricted to Iran and will extend to affect Europeans as well. “To encounter US unilateralism and reducing its economic war against Iran, there are solutions including expansion of mutual trade ties with other countries and development of multilateral transactions …

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Eight Palestinian administrative detainees on hunger strike in Israeli jails

TEHRAN, August 19 – Eight Palestinian administrative detainees are currently on hunger strike refusing to eat or drink to protest their illegal detention without charge or trial at Israeli jails. TEHRAN, Young Journalists Club (YJC) – Two Palestinian prisoners, identified as Naser al-Jada and Thaer Hamdan, commenced an open-ended hunger strike …

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Iran’s Barad Yeganegi wins gold at World Cadets Rapid & Blitz Championships

TEHRAN – Barad Yeganegi from Iran won the gold medal at the 3rd FIDE World Cadets Rapid & Blitz Championships. Yeganegi showed perfect score in the tournament 9/9. The Iranian chess player followed by Russian Savva Tereschenko with 8/9 and Maxim Tsoy from Kazakhstan with 7.5/9 in the Open U8 …

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Finland Supports INSTEX in Defiance of US – Politics news

Haavisto and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif met in Helsinki on Monday to discuss various issues, including Iran-Finland bilateral ties and regional and international developments. In the meeting, the Finnish minister said his country supports INSTEX (Instrument in Support of Trade Exchanges) –the payment channel that France, Germany and Britain …

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Oil Tanker Release Shows Iran’s Int’l Power: Top General – Politics news

“In spite of all the conspiracies and plots, the (1980-1988) imposed war and insecurities, thank God, the Islamic Revolution, today, is at the height of its power and its fruits have appeared, especially in recent months…,” Major General Baqeri said in a speech in Tehran on Monday. He further emphasized …

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Imam Ali Holy Shrine is ready for Eid al-Ghadeer pilgrims

SHAFAQNA- Imam Hussain: The Holy Shrine of Imam Ali (A.S.) prepared itself to be ready for receiving pilgrims reviving Eid al-Ghadeer this Tuesday. An official said in a statement that the Holy Shrine mobilized its staff and resources to receive pilgrims from various provinces, and worked to provide additional spaces …

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Judiciary Chief: Britain Should Compensate for Seizure of Iranian Oil Tanker

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran’s Judiciary Chief Ebrahim Rayeesi said London should pay compensation for the financial losses incurred by Tehran due to the detention of its oil tanker in the Strait of Gibraltar for over a month. The vessel was seized for quite a long time, which “is not compensated just …