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Iran attaches special importance to relations with India

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, during a phone talk, told his Indian counterpart that Iran attaches special importance to relations with India.
boosting tech alliance

Biden’s visit to Samsung chip plant aimed at boosting tech alliance: experts

U.S. President Joe Biden is expected to tour Samsung Electronics' semiconductor manufacturing plant in Pyeongtaek, south of Seoul, with President Yoon Suk-Yeol on the first day of his official visit to Korea on Friday, a move designed to enhance the technology alliance between the two countries, according to industry experts, Thursday.
NATO membership

Turkiye will say ‘no’ to Finland, Sweden’s NATO membership: President

Turkiye will say “no” to the entry of Finland and Sweden into NATO, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Thursday, as senior representatives of the two countries are set to visit Turkiye for talks in the coming days.
invasion of Iraq

‘Freudian slip’: Bush decries ‘invasion of Iraq’ – not Ukraine

Former United States President George W Bush has decried the “wholly unjustified and brutal invasion of Iraq” in a gaffe during a speech in the US state of Texas.
Shireen Abu Akleh’s killing

Israel will not investigate Shireen Abu Akleh’s killing

The Israeli military is not planning to investigate the killing of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, according to Israeli media, leading her family to reiterate their call for a transparent probe into her shooting.
Russian fossil fuels

Five things to know about the EU’s big plan to become independent from Russian...

The European Union is facing a once-in-a-lifetime dilemma: how to cut its heavy and costly dependency on Russian energy while keeping the lights on for citizens and businesses across the continent.
Russia expels diplomats

Russia expels dozens of diplomats from France, Italy and Spain

Moscow has kicked out diplomats from France, Italy and Spain in retaliation for the expulsion of Russian diplomats from European countries as part of a joint action against Russia’s campaign in Ukraine.
unilateral sanctions

UN special rapporteur urges US to lift unilateral sanctions

The UN special rapporteur called on the US to immediately lift unilateral sanctions against the Iranian people according to international laws, stressing that Iranian assets blocked in some countries must be released.
Iran nuclear program

Israel makes new claims against Iran nuclear program

Benny Gantz, the Israeli war minister has claimed that Iran is installing advanced IR6 centrifuges in a new site near Natanz in the central province of Isfahan.
Western military alliance

NATO expects Turkey not to hold up Finland, Sweden membership

NATO and the United States said on Sunday they were confident Turkey would not hold up membership of Finland and Sweden in the Western military alliance, as the two Nordic states took firm steps to join in response to Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

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