Iran news headlines on Friday include joining of indigenous destroyer & minesweeping system to country’s navy in near future; Iranian envoy remarks over Tehran-Lebanon economic relations;Iran in first rank of science production in Middle East and Turkish Labor Party statements on US opposition to Iran-Turkey ties.
Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari has announced that an indigenous destroyer and a new naval minesweeping system will join the Islamic Republic’s naval fleet “in the near future.”
Iran’s Ambassador to Beirut Ghazanfar Roknabadi says Iran and Lebanon enjoy very good political relations and are keen on promoting trade and economic relations to the same level.
The Islamic Republic of Iran ranks first in science production in the Middle East, the country’s deputy minister for science, research and technology tells Press TV.
Deputy Chairman of the Turkish Labor Party Bulent Aslanoglu says the US is opposed to the expansion of Iran-Turkey relations and seeks to sabotage the ties between the two neighbors.