Updated in: 24 October 2017 - 14:00
Turkish, Greek Ministers Meet over Migrants, Asylum Requests

Turkish, Greek Ministers Meet over Migrants, Asylum Requests

TEHRAN (defapress) - The foreign ministers of Turkey and Greece met in Ankara amid a reported increase in the number of migrants illegally entering Greece from Turkey.
South Korea, US, Japan Kick Off Missile Tracking Drill

South Korea, US, Japan Kick Off Missile Tracking Drill

TEHRAN (defapress) - The US, South Korea and Japan began a two-day missile tracking drill Tuesday amid rising tensions with North Korea.
JCPOA to Survive despite Trump’s Opposition
Britain's Johnson:

JCPOA to Survive despite Trump’s Opposition

TEHRAN (defapress) – British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said he is confident that the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers will survive despite attempts by US President Donald Trump to kill it.
Russia’s OPCW mandate stance rests on Khan Sheikhoun report
Moscow:

Russia’s OPCW mandate stance rests on Khan Sheikhoun report

TEHRAN (defapress) – Russia’s Foreign Ministry stressed that Moscow attitude towards extending the mandate of the OPCW-UN Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM) investigating the use of chemical weapons in Syria depends on the quality of investigative report on Khan Sheikhoun incident on April 4th.
Iranian FM Meets with South African President Zuma

Iranian FM Meets with South African President Zuma

TEHRAN (defapress) - Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who is in South Africa for an official viist, held talks with the country's President Jacob Zuma in the African state’s administrative capital of Pretoria.
Countries not to trust US if JCPOA broken
Panetta:

Countries not to trust US if JCPOA broken

TEHRAN (defapress) – Former US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta on Monday said he is concerned that countries will not trust the word of the United States following President Trump’s announcement he would not recertify the multilateral Iran nuclear deal.
Iraqi Kurdish party calls on Barzani to resign

Iraqi Kurdish party calls on Barzani to resign

TEHRAN (defapress) – The Kurdish Movement for Change (Gorran) party on Sunday called on northern Iraq's Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) President Masoud Barzani and Vice President Kosrat Rasul to resign.
Lavrov Says Russia Committed to Iraq Territorial Integrity

Lavrov Says Russia Committed to Iraq Territorial Integrity

TEHRAN (defapress) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov asserted that Moscow is committed to Iraq's territorial integrity, RIA News Agency reported.
Iran Provides Civil Defense Training for Iraq, Syria, Lebanon’s Hezbollah
Official:

Iran Provides Civil Defense Training for Iraq, Syria, Lebanon’s Hezbollah

TEHRAN (defapress) – Head of Iran’s Civil Defense Organization Brigadier General Gholam Reza Jalali said the organization has provided Iraq, Syria and Lebanon’s Hezbollah Resistance Movement with training in civil defense.
Islamic unity to promote peace in crisis-stricken region
MP:

Islamic unity to promote peace in crisis-stricken region

TEHRAN (defapress) – Unity of the Islamic Ummah is effective in promoting peace among Muslims, ​​said head of Iranian-Jordanian parliamentary friendship group, pointing to the situation in Syria, Yemen, Iraq and Bahrain, which are being attacked by Takfiris.
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