IRAN

Moscow's newly minted friend, Iran, is preparing to flood Europe with its oil, in place of the departing Russian. Another blow in the back for the Russian Federation

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YURIY ROMANENKO

Iran is preparing to flood Europe with its oil in place of the departing Russian energy carriers: Moscow's new friend has accumulated 100 million barrels of oil that can go to the West at any moment. Tehran is just waiting for the green light.

Shahryar Efendizadeh: Iran, Azerbaijan and Russia will soon sign an agreement on the construction of the Resht-Astara railway

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ELNUR BAGYSHEV

A tripartite agreement between Iran, Azerbaijan and Russia will soon be signed for the construction of the Resht-Astara railway line within the North-South corridor.

This was stated by the Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Planning of Iran - Shahriar Efendizadeh at a press conference held on August 28, 2022 in Tehran.

Iran Ready to Ramp up Output ASAP

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BLACKSEA-CASPIA

Iranian Minister of Petroleum Javad Owji said the country would readily enhance its crude oil output to help stabilize the global market.

Speaking on Wednesday, March 2, following the 26th ministerial meeting of the OPEC+ (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies), Mr. Owji talked about the decisions of the meeting.

Iran begins installation of turbines at Khudafarin, Giz Galasi hydro junctions

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ELNUR BAGISHOV

The construction of Khudafarin and Giz Galasi hydro junctions has been completed and the installation of turbines at the hydro junctions has begun, Iranian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Seyyed Abbas Mousavi stated.

He made the remark during a press conference on the 43rd anniversary of the victory of the Iranian Revolution and the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

Iran partially paying out compensations to relatives of 2020 Ukraine plane crash victims

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BLACKSEA-CASPIA

Vice president for Flight Standards at Civil Aviation Organization of Iran Arash Khodaie has announced that a committee has been formed by the Ministry of Road and Urban Development to facilitate paying $150,000 to each of family of 176 victims of the Ukrainian plane crashed in Iran's airspace in 2020, Trend reports via IRNA.

Iran's cabinet of minister established a fixed amount of money to be paid to the relatives of each victim, regardless of their nationality.

Irans President Ayatollah Dr Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi hails gas swap-related talks with Turkmenistan

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BLACKSEA-CASPIA

The Presidents of Iran and Turkmenistan emphasised the strengthening of border cooperation and facilitating trade, stressing the promotion of economic and trade cooperation to increase the level of relations between the two countries.

Swapping of Turkmen gas to Azerbaijan via Iran is strategic step – Iranian official

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ELNUR BAGHISHOV

The contract on the swap of Turkmen gas to Azerbaijan through Iran is an important and a strategic step, Head of Vienna Energy Research Group in Austria Fereydoun Berkeshli told Shana News Agency, Trend reports.

According to him, if the contract is implemented and continued, it can create a roadmap for gas diplomacy in the region.

Iranian MP Hadi Beiginejad: Gas Swap Deal Marks End of Energy Diplomacy Stalemate with Neighbours

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BLACKSEA-CASPIA

A member of the Energy Committee of the Islamic Consultative Assembly said that the gas swap between Iran, Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan shows the strong will of the Ministry of Petroleum in economic and energy diplomacy. The trilateral contract on the swapping of gas between Iran, Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan will help strengthen Iran's friendly relations with neighboring countries, Iranian MP Hadi Beiginejad told Shana News Agency.