Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:
Obama signed into law legislation that will require congressional review of any final nuclear agreement between the P5+1 group of countries and Iran.
Diplomatic talks on drafting the text of a lasting agreement on Iran’s nuclear program will be held in Vienna on Tuesday, a senior Iranian negotiator said after the latest round of negotiations in the Austrian city.
Iranian Foreign Ministry’s Director General for the Political and International Affairs Hamid Baeidinejad said the US, Canada and Britain are to blame for the failure of the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty review conference in New York.
Iranian state television is reporting that authorities in Djibouti have turned away aid plane for Yemeni refugees there.
Iran’s Leader Ayatollah Khamenei said on Saturday those countries that strive to create division among Muslims are in fact the enemy’s mouthpiece. Iran’s Leader Ayatollah Khamenei received participants of 32nd International Quran Competitions here in Tehran on Saturday.
Moscow is confident that a final agreement on Iran’s nuclear program will be reached and does not expect these talks to be extended over a long period, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov has said.
Iran’s foreign minister reaffirmed on Friday that the country’s negotiators firmly stick to the Islamic Republic’s red lines in nuclear talks with world powers.
The Iranian Army’s Ground Forces have successfully staged major missile maneuvers in central Iran, says a senior commander.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his deputy Abbas Araqchi, who are senior negotiators engaged in nuclear talks with six world powers, will attend a closed-door session of the parliament on Sunday to brief the lawmakers on the latest status of the talks.
A senior Iranian military commander praised the preparedness of the country’s air defense units and said the forces have managed to target and destroy several unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) of the mock enemy flying over nuclear facilities.