Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:
The visiting Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukia Amano said he was satisfied with implementation procedure of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
Iran discussed its plans for nuclear-powered ships with UN nuclear chief Yukiyo Amano on Sunday, saying it would present details within three months, local media reported.
Iran’s Minister of Road and Urban Development Abbas Akhoundi said the country is going to finalize a contract with French plane manufacturer Airbus for purchase of jetliners next week.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slammed the US extension of Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) as a violation of the JCPOA, the July 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, saying such conducts would only erode international trust in the US administration.
A senior Iranian lawmaker says the liberation of the strategic Syrian city of Aleppo from the foreign-backed militants is another defeat for the United States and its allies.
A top Iranian military official hailed the Syrian army’s success to recapture the city of Aleppo from terrorist groups after a four-year battle, saying the major victory shattered Washington’s dreams of a disintegrated Syria.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Director General of International Atomic Energy Agency Yukiya Amano on Sunday xchanged views on the latest situation of multiparty nuclear deal, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
Iran bought three airport surveillance radars, the Director General of Iran Airports Holding Company, Rahmatollah Mahabadi, said.
According to a report by IFP, Iranian president’s deputy chief of staff for communications and information, Parviz Esmaeili, announced that President Rouhani will leave Tehran for Armenian capital of Yerevan on Wednesday, December 21.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released the shortlist of nine films making it on to the next round in the race for the Oscar for best foreign-language film. Whittled down from 85 films in consideration, the shortlist will be narrowed to five when Oscar nominations are announced on Jan. 24.