May 28, The Iran Project – Iran unveiling new military geography projects, President Rouhani and his cabinet paying tribute to Late Imam Khomeini, Iran marking 35th anniversary of liberation of Khorramshahr, Army ground force staging drill in central Iran, President-elect Rouhani visit to Qom and meeting with Ulema, start of observing fasting month of Ramadan and Leader receiving Quran reciters on commencement of Ramadan dominated the country’s media outlets in the past week (May 22–May 28).
Iran’s defense minister on Monday unveiled three strategic projects developed by the local experts at the military geography institutes.
In his first working program after winning Iran’s presidential election, President Hassan Rouhani and his cabinet attended the mausoleum of the late founder of the Islamic Revolution Imam Khomeini on Tuesday morning and paid tribute to the late Leader.
Iran’s Army Ground Force launched a military exercise in central parts of the country on Wednesday to put into operation the latest homegrown weapons.
The 8th International Meeting of High Representatives for Security Issues started in Zavidovo, near Moscow, with the participation of Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani and senior experts in the field on Wednesday.
During the Iraqi imposed war against Iran, all global powers including the US, NATO, former Soviet Union and regional reactionaries stood against Iran but” we succeeded to overcome all of them,” said the Supreme Leader.
President-elect Hassan Rouhani arrived in Qom on Thursday and conferred with a number of Ulema on issues of mutual interest.
The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) rejected as “incorrect” recent reports by some British media over the role of Kazakhstan and the new US administration in the suspension of a contract to export uranium to the Islamic Republic.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says “incompetent” Saudi rulers believe in the Quran only in appearance but act in contravention of its teachings.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that the major lesson of the holy fasting month of Ramadan is unity among Muslims.
Iran on Wednesday signed a deal worth $615 million – or euros 550 million – with a Spanish-Iranian consortium under which the group will provide pipes used in Iran’s oil industry.
OPEC decided on Thursday to extend cuts in oil output by nine months to March 2018, OPEC delegates said, as the producer group battles a global glut of crude after seeing prices halve and revenues drop sharply in the past three years.
The United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations has passed a bill that would impose new sanctions on Iran over its missile program that Tehran has repeatedly said is solely for defensive purposes.
Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller has held talks with Iran’s oil minister Bijan Namdar Zangeneh, the TASS correspondent reports from the meeting point.
Iran has signed an agreement with Swiss and Dutch companies to design, develop and construct its first freight logistics center at Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKIA).
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the deadly crackdown by Bahraini security forces on protesters was the outcome of US President Donald Trump “cozying up” to despots during a recent visit to Saudi Arabia.
A senior Lebanese politician says Iran should have been invited to the Riyadh summit to help work out an anti-terror deal.
Secretary General of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, says when southern Lebanon was occupied by Israel, no country in the world except Iran and Syria helped the country to end occupation.
Israeli authorities have agreed to a deal with the Palestinian prisoners who have been on hunger strike in Israeli jails over the past 40 days.
Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani said the Islamic Republic is prepared to deploy its forces to Syria to maintain the security of the de-escalation zones in the war-torn country.
Iranian chess player Sarasadat Khademalsharieh has featured sparkling performances at the 2017 Asian Individual Championship (Men and Women) in China to scoop a silver medal in the prestigious continental event.
The Iranian delegation finished in third place in the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games in the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Iran’s team has claimed the AFC U-20 Futsal Championship title after defeating Iraq 2-0 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Muslim nations around the world have started observing the rituals of the holy month of Ramadan, during which adult people fast from dawn to dusk.
The Construction Base of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) is working on a water transfer project to save the shrinking Lake Urmia in northwestern Iran.