Iran’s coverage: US main loser of JCPOA violation: Salehi

Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:

 

All options on table if US violates JCPOA: Iran’s Salehi

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.

Iran president submits list of ministerial candidates

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has proposed the list of his nominees for 17 ministerial posts to the Parliament.

 

Iran, Russia, Turkey start expert-level meeting on Syria in Tehran

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.

 

Iran arrests 27 Daesh-linked terrorists plotting attacks

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.

Iran urges intl. community to support Iraq’s unity, territorial integrity

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.

Backing Palestine at core of Iran’s foreign policy: Official

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.

 

OPEC veteran Zanganeh tapped to return as Iran oil minister

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.

 

Report: Turkey begins building border wall with Iran

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.

 

IRGC official stresses annihilation of terrorists in Syria

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.

Massive turnout in Rouhani’s inauguration sign of world respect for Iran: Larijani

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.