Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:
Iran Air said the deal it has signed with the American planemaker Boeing won’t be affected, if the United Sates chooses to walk out of Iran’s nuclear deal—otherwise known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri and his Turkish counterpart General Hulusi Akar in a meeting in the Iranian capital on Monday emphasized enhancement of military cooperation between the two nations.
Iranian and Iraqi forces staged a joint military drill at the common border on Monday.
Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Omani counterpart Yusuf bin Alawi have met in Muscat on Monday.
Iranian Foreign Ministry’s Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has slammed the recent terrorist attacks in France and Canada.
An Iraqi Kurdish lawmaker says the referendum on the Kurdistan region’s independence has led to the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan losing Iran’s friendship.
Chief of Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri underlined that Tehran and Ankara don’t recognize the results of the recent independence referendum in the Iraqi Kurdistan region, and added that the two countries will increase their military cooperation.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he will travel to Iran on October 4 to discuss the latest regional developments, particularly the recent independence referendum in Iraq’s Kurdistan region with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani.
Iran says a recent controversial secession referendum in the northern Iraq runs counter to the Arab country’s constitution, calling on Kurdish authorities to negotiate with Baghdad regardless of the outcome of the vote.
Iranian head of Iran-Iraq joint chamber of commerce said that one-third of the country’s overall exports to Iraq has been set apart for the Kurdistan region.