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US all set to label Iran’s RGC as a terrorist outfit

The United States of America is all set to designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps as a terrorist organisation as per the reports which appeared in the Wall Street Journal. It will mark as a first time in the world history that Washington has labelled the army of another country as a military organisation. The move ..

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Iran: Govt. orders evacuation of 70 villages due to flood risk

The Iranian government has officially announced the evacuation of over 70 villages in the Khuzestan province due to high risk of floods from the Dez and Kharkheh rivers. The move has come after the Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, blamed the US sanctions which had been imposed by the Trump administration last year for ..

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Hassan Rouhani sworn-in as new President of Iran

Hassan Rouhani has been officially sworn-in as the 7th President of Iran for his second term on August 3, 2017. Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamanei gave his official approval for the president-elect by giving him a decree to assign him his duties. Rouhani won re-election in May 2017, after securing 57% of the votes ..

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India imposes ban on US-sanctioned Iranian ships

India has banned entry of US-sanctioned Iranian ships into its water. The move will adversely impact crude oil imports from the country’s 4th largest crude oil exporter. Background: In July 2012, after EU imposed sanctions against Iran, India had permitted state oil refiners including Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd (MRPL) to import oil from Iran ..

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Current Affairs : International : August 2009

August 2, 2009: Corazon Aquino heroine of the 1986 Phillipines “people power” diedAugust 2, 2009: Kyrgyzstan allows the second army base of RussiaAugust 6, 2009: Ahmadinejad sworn in as Iran presidentAugust 8, 2009: Typhoon Morakot August 12, 2009: Islamic militant Noordin Top DiedAugust 2, 2009: Corazon Aquino heroine of the 1986 Philippines “people power” diedCorazon ..

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