Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:
The Iranian winner of Fields Medal, also known as the Nobel Prize of mathematics, and Stanford University professor, Maryam Mirzakhani, passed away at 40.
Iran’s SNSC Secretary Shamkhani has met with Russian president special envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentiev on Saturday in Tehran.
Iran’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif discussed major regional and bilateral developments on phone with his counterparts from Azerbaijani, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Kenya on Friday.
The swearing-in ceremony of Iran’s re-elected President Hassan Rouhani is to be held on August 5 in the Parliament (Majlis), a member of the presiding board of the legislative body said.
The Secretary General of the Permanent Secretariat to Support Palestinian Intifada Hossein Amir Abdollahian said confronting Zionist Regime is the only way to achieve Palestinians’ rights.
The United States House of Representatives has voted unanimously to require the Pentagon to consider setting up a communications channel with Iran to prevent accidental military confrontations in the Persian Gulf.
On the occasion of the second anniversary of the Iran-G5+1 nuclear deal, Ambassador of Iran in London Hamid Baeidinejad wrote in his Telegram account that keeping the nuclear deal rests on all sides’ commitment to its total materialization.
Ambassador of France in Tehran François Sénémaud wrote on the occasion of the second anniversary of the Iran, P5+1 nuclear deal that Paris is fully committed to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
FM spokesman Ghasemi advised the US government to pay attention to Iran’s positive, constructive and stable role in the region and the world and speak respectfully to the Iranian nation.
A Russian Navy fleet, on the third and last day of its presence in Iran, carried out a joint naval exercise along with an Iranian flotilla in the Caspian Sea.