Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:
Reacting to French president’s recent remarks on Iran’s missile program, FM Spokesman Ghasemi reaffirmed the country’s vehement opposition to any negotiation on its defense and missile issues.
Iranian 2016 Olympic champion, Sohrab Moradi, set new World Records in Men’s 94kg division of 2017 Weightlifting World Championships with a total of 417kg.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the five Caspian Sea littoral states have agreed that foreign military forces are banned from entering the sea under a convention.
Iranian Majlis (Parliament) Speaker Ali Larijani and Pakistan National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq discussed major regional issues and mutual collaboration in a meeting in Moscow on Sunday.
Chief of Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri warned that certain foreign countries are plotting to widen the gap and increase differences in the region.
Deputy minister of industry, mine and trade is in Madrid at the head of 60-member delegation to take part in the first Iran-Spain Joint Economic Commission and discuss signing agreements on economic cooperation.
Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif on Sunday rejected the report that bank accounts of some Iranians have been closed under Countering America’s Enemies Through Sanctions Act (CATSA).
Lieutenant Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Brigadier General Hossein Salami announced plans by the IRGC Ground Force to further enhance its airborne and drone units.
The Hungarian Finance Minister voiced his country’s willingness to increase oil purchases from Iran in the future, adding banking relations between the two counties will also be facilitated.
Iran has dismissed a report by Xinhua which claimed the Iranian embassy in the Yemeni capital Sana’a has been attacked and set ablaze during clashes between the Houthis and loyalists of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh.