Morning news brief: Iran launches rocket into space, Putin to embark on first foreign visit, and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, India Updated: Jun 27, 2022, 09:41 AM(IST)

In this picture, Twitter logo can be seen with Russian President Vladimir Putin and a Ghadr-H missile. Photograph:( Agencies )

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Ahead of the expected resumption of stalled talks over Tehran’s tattered nuclear deal with world powers, Iranian state television reported that Tehran had launched a solid-fueled rocket into space. Russian President Vladimir Putin will embark on his first foreign visit since Ukraine invasion.

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Iran launches rocket into space after removing cameras from its nuclear sites

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Against the backdrop of heightened tensions over Tehran’s nuclear programme, state-run media aired dramatic footage of the blastoff at Imam Khomeini Spaceport in Iran’s rural Semnan province.

Putin to embark on first foreign visit since Ukraine invasion

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Pavel Zarubin, the Kremlin correspondent of the Rossiya 1 state television station, said Putin would visit Tajikistan and Turkmenistan and then meet Indonesian President Joko Widodo for talks in Moscow.

Australia: Muslims accuse Twitter of failing to take action against accounts that incite hatred

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The Muslim community living in Australia has accused Twitter of failing to take action against accounts that incite hatred on its platform.

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