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Iran's death toll from coronavirus jumps to 54, with 978 infected

Iran's death toll from coronavirus jumps to 54, with 978 infected

Iran's death toll from the new coronavirus has reached 54, Health Ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur told state TV, adding the number of those infected had reached 978.

Iran confirms two missiles fired at Ukraine airliner

Iran confirms two missiles fired at Ukraine airliner

Iran has confirmed two missiles were fired at a Ukrainian airliner brought down this month, in a catastrophic error that killed all 176 people on board and sparked angry protests.

US will sanction whoever purchases Iran's oil- official

US will sanction whoever purchases Iran's oil- official

The United States will continue to impose sanctions on whoever purchases Iran's oil or conducts business with Iran's Revolutionary Guards and no oil waivers will be re-issued, a US official told Reuters on Sunday.

Iran seizes foreign tanker, US vows to protect vital Gulf waterway

Iran seizes foreign tanker, US vows to protect vital Gulf waterway

Iran said on Thursday it had seized a foreign tanker smuggling fuel in the Gulf, and the US military commander in the region said the United States would work

Iran strikes opposition positions on border with Iraqi Kurdistan

Iran strikes opposition positions on border with Iraqi Kurdistan

Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards used drones and missiles to strike headquarters of a Kurdish militant group near Iran's border with neighbouring Iraq's Kurdistan region

Iran threatens British shipping in retaliation for tanker seizure

Iran threatens British shipping in retaliation for tanker seizure

An Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander threatened on Friday to seize a British ship in retaliation for the capture of an Iranian supertanker in Gibraltar by Royal Marines.

Khamenei appoints new chief for Iran's Revolutionary Guards

Khamenei appoints new chief for Iran's Revolutionary Guards

Iran’s top authority Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has replaced the chief commander of the elite Revolutionary Guards, state TV reported on Sunday

US names Iran's Revolutionary Guards terrorist group

US names Iran's Revolutionary Guards terrorist group

US President Donald Trump said on Monday he would name Iran's elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) a terrorist organisation, in an unprecedented step that drew Iranian condemnation ...

Iran fires missiles at militants in Syria over parade attack

Iran fires missiles at militants in Syria over parade attack

Iran said it fired missiles on Monday at Islamic State militants in Syria it blames for an attack on its soil on Sept. 22 and said the action shows the government's readiness to punish the "wickedness" of its enemies.

Iran summons foreign diplomats after deadly attack at military parade

Iran summons foreign diplomats after deadly attack at military parade

Iran summoned diplomats from three European countries late Saturday in the wake of a deadly attack on a military parade that it blamed on "a foreign regime."

Iran's Revolutionary Guards says it held war games in Gulf

Iran's Revolutionary Guards says it held war games in Gulf

Iran's Revolutionary Guards confirmed on Sunday it had held war games in the Gulf over the past several days, saying they were aimed at "confronting possible threats" by enemies, the state news state news agency IRNA reported.

Iran's Revolutionary Guards kill six who crossed border from Iraq

Iran's Revolutionary Guards kill six who crossed border from Iraq

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards killed six militants who had crossed the border from Iraq and intended to carry out operations inside the Islamic Republic, Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour, the head of the Guards ground forces, said on Sunday, according to state media.