Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:
Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi says Tehran will keep all options on the table if the United States violates the landmark 2015 nuclear deal signed between the Islamic Republic and the P5+1 group of countries.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has proposed the list of his nominees for 17 ministerial posts to the Parliament.
Representatives of Iran, Russia and Turkey started an expert-level meeting in Tehran on Tuesday to set the agenda of the 6th round of the Syrian peace talks in the Kazakh capital of Astana due to be held later this month.
Iranian security forces have arrested 27 terrorists linked to the Daesh Takfiri group before they could carry out any acts of terror in the country.
Parliament’s General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian has said the international community should support the Iraqi government and people, as well as its territorial integrity.
Head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Kamal Kharrazi described supports for the Palestinian nation as the bottom line of Iran’s foreign policy, saying such backing for the Sunni Muslims indicates falsity of the media propaganda that Iran cares only about Shias.
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani proposed the reappointment of its longest-serving oil minister, Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, who fought to restore crude production and closed a landmark deal with Total SA to develop the Persian Gulf country’s share of the biggest natural gas field.
A Turkish media report says Turkey has begun construction of a wall along the country’s frontier with Iran, mimicking the Turkish barrier along the Syrian border.
Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Deputy Commander for political affairs Brigadier General Rasoul Sanayee Rad underlined that the terrorists in Syria are collapsing and unable to defend themselves in occupied areas.
The massive turnout of foreign dignitaries in the inauguration ceremony of President Hassan Rouhani displayed the failure of Iranophobic practices and showed how world countries respect Iran and are eager to have relations with it, says the country’s Parliament (Majlis) speaker.