REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri - Ali Akbar Velayati, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's top adviser on international affairs, attends a news conference at the Iranian embassy in Damascus August 9, 2010.

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Iran Headlines: Velayati on Nuclear Extension, Tehran Stock Exchange, and Exports to Europe

July 21, 2014, Hanif Zarrabi-Kashani

A senior adviser to the Supreme Leader discussed Iran’s sticking points as Tehran and the P5+1 head into the extension period, the Tehran Stock Exchanged welcomed the announcement of an extension of the nuclear talks, and Iran’s exports to Europe increased by 20 percent.