Iran’s coverage: Zarif, UN envoy discuss Syria in Tehran

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

 

Iranian FM, UN Special Envoy discuss Syria crisis

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Staffan de Mistura, the United Nations Special Envoy for Syria, have discussed the Arab country’s ongoing crisis on Monday.

 

Creating Islamic society needs constant struggle: Ayatollah Khamenei

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says establishing revolutionary norms and creating an Islamic society needs constant struggle.

 

Brig. Gen. Esmaili unveils new air navigation systems

Four new air navigation systems dubbed ‘Negah’, ‘Sami’, ‘Sama’ and ‘Basir’ were inaugurated Monday morning at presence of Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base commander.

 

Iran volleyball team claims title in FIVB U19 World Championship

The Iran men’s national under-19 volleyball team has exhibited an impressive performance in the final showdown of the 2017 Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) Volleyball Boys’ U19 World Championship in Bahrain, lifting the trophy at the end of the high-status event.

 

JCPOA allows no inspection of Iran’s military sites: Leader’s aide

A senior adviser to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the historic nuclear agreement signed between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries in 2015 allows no inspection of Iran’s military sites.

 

FM of Iran’s post-revolution interim govt dies in Turkey

Ebrahim Yazdi who served as Iran’s foreign minister in 1979 provisional Government of Mehdi Bazargan died at the age of 86 in Turkey, his relatives have announced in a twitter message.on Sunday night.

 

Tal Afar liberation marks end of Daesh in Iraq: Iranian official

An adviser to Iran’s parliament speaker hailed Iraq’s success to recapture the city of Tal Afar from Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terrorists as a victory marking the removal of the Takfiri group from the Arab country.

 

Iran, Russia to coop. to counter sanctions

Iranian lawmaker Mostafa Kavakebian met with Russian Ambassador to Tehran Levan Jagarian on Sunday.

 

Iran eyes 10 oil deals by yearend: Zangeneh

Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh says Tehran is in serious talks with domestic and international developers for concluding 10 major oil and gas deals by the end of the current Iranian calendar year to March 10.

 

Gazprom Neft to submit to NIOC result of studies on Iran oilfields: Dy. Min.

A senior Iranian oil official said Russian oil major Gazprom Neft will submit the result of its studies on two Iranian oil fields, Changouleh and Cheshmeh Khosh, to the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) on Tuesday.