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Venezuela Condemns US ‘Criminal’ Policy of Seizing Fuel Shipments

Venezuela Condemns US ‘Criminal’ Policy of Seizing Fuel Shipments

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Venezuela’s foreign minister condemned US President Donald Trump administration’s criminal policy of seizing fuel shipments destined for the country as part of its sanctions policy against the Maduro government. - World news - In a post on Twitter, Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza said that sooner or later, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will face justice for...

Biggest Iranian Flotilla En Route to Venezuela with Fuel: Report

Biggest Iranian Flotilla En Route to Venezuela with Fuel: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran is sending its biggest fleet yet of tankers to Venezuela to help the South American nation weather a crippling fuel shortage, a report said. - Politics news - Some of the flotilla of about 10 Iranian vessels will also help export Venezuelan crude after discharging fuel, according to people with knowledge of the matter, asking not to be named because the...

Iranian Delegation in Venezuela to Observe Parliamentary Polls

Iranian Delegation in Venezuela to Observe Parliamentary Polls

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A delegation of Iranian lawmakers has traveled to Venezuela to observe the parliamentary elections in the South American country, an MP said. - Politics news - Speaking to Press Shia, Chairman of the Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Mojtaba Zonnouri said the parliamentary delegation has gone to Venezuela at the request of the Caracas...

Cuba, Venezuela Denounce Killing of Iranian Physicist

Cuba, Venezuela Denounce Killing of Iranian Physicist

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez condemned the assassination of top Iranian scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh in a terror attack near Tehran. - Politics news - In a message posted on his Twitter account on Saturday, Rodriguez strongly condemned the terrorist attack and reiterated Cuba's opposition to “terrorism in all its forms and manifestations”, Prensa...

Venezuela Backs Palestinians’ Right to Establish Independent State

Venezuela Backs Palestinians’ Right to Establish Independent State

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Venezuela will continue to support the Palestinian people and their right to "self-determination and the establishment of their independent Palestinian state," President Nicolas Maduro said. - World news - Maduro's Monday remarks came in a congratulatory telegram which he sent to the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on the occasion of the 32nd anniversary of...

West Losing Integrity, Zarif Says in Venezuela

West Losing Integrity, Zarif Says in Venezuela

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - The US and its allies can no more control what happens in the world, as the West is losing its integrity and coherence, Foreign Minister of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif said in a visit to Venezuela. - Politics news - The top Iranian diplomat, who is in Caracas for talks with Venezuelan officials, attended a joint panel with his Venezuelan counterpart at Samuel Robinson...

Iranian FM Zarif in Venezuela for Talks

Iranian FM Zarif in Venezuela for Talks

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Venezuela for high-level talks at the beginning of a Latin America tour that will also take him to Cuba and Bolivia. - Politics news - Zarif was welcomed by his Venezuelan counterpart, Jorge Arreaza, upon his arrival in Caracas on Wednesday.Arreaza tweeted that the pair had "an intense program" to get...

Iranian Plane Lands in Venezuela: Tracking Data

Iranian Plane Lands in Venezuela: Tracking Data

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – An Iranian plane, owned by Iran's Qeshm Fars Air, landed in Venezuela, according to flight-tracking data. - Politics news - The EP-FAB 747 aircraft landed at a time when trade ties have grown closer between the two OPEC members, Reuters reported.The plane landed at the Maiquetia airport serving Caracas in afternoon hours on Tuesday, the report added.Data on flight...

Maduro Thanks Iran for Helping Venezuela Overcome US Sanctions

Maduro Thanks Iran for Helping Venezuela Overcome US Sanctions

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro thanked Iran for helping the South American country overcome US sanctions on its oil industry. - Politics news - Earlier this year, Tehran sent several gasoline cargoes to Venezuela to help it overcome fuel shortages, as well as equipment to help state oil company PDVSA repair its dilapidated refineries.“We are helping each...

Maduro Says Venezuela Buying Iranian Missiles ‘A Good Idea’

Maduro Says Venezuela Buying Iranian Missiles ‘A Good Idea’

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said it would be a “good idea” to look into buying missiles from Iran. - World news - “It had not occurred to me, it had not occurred to us,” Maduro said during a televised broadcast with cabinet members, instructing Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino to follow up the plan, Reuters reported.“Padrino, what a good idea, to speak...