Iran in Photos; Oct.26-Nov.1

Tehran, November 1, The Iran Project – Flood in the western province of Iran, Babak Zanjani trial court in Tehran and the Syria Peace Talks in Vienna with the attendance of Iran senior diplomats dominated country’s media outlets in the past week (Oct.26-Nov.1).


Brazilian Development Minister visits Tehran

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met Armando Monteiro, Brazilian Minister of Development, Industry and Trade on Monday evening.


Iran’s Ali Tayebnia and Brazil’s Armando Monteiro have met on Tuesday morning.


Hamid Chitchian, Iran’s Energy Minister and Armando Monteiro, the Brazilian Minister have met on Tuesday morning


TOP plan unveiled to promote Persian language

A plan titled ‘Translation of Persian (TOP)’ was unveiled to promote the translation of Persian books into other languages. The meeting was attended by Iran’s Culture Minister Ali Jannati and a top presidential aide Hessameddin Ashena.


President Rouhani receives new foreign ambassadors in Tehran

President Hassan Rouhani received the credentials of number of newly appointed ambassadors of the Netherlands, Denmark, Sudan, India, Spain, Japan, Uzbekistan and Mali to Tehran.


Foreign diplomats visit Afghan refugee camp

Political ambassadors and diplomatic representatives of foreign countries visited Afghan refugee camp (Soleimankhani) in Tehran on Tuesday morning.


Tehran holds Funeral Procession of two Iranian IRGC forces martyred in Syria

Funeral processions were held in Tehran on Wednesday for two Iranian IRGC forces, Abdollah Bagheri and Amin Karimi, who were martyred in the battle against terrorists while defending holy shrines in Syria.


Shamkhani visits Pakistan for security talks

Head of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council, Ali Shamkhani held talks with Pakistani officials on political and security issues in the city of Islamabad on Wednesday.


Iran holds 4th national conference on passive defense

Iran’s 4th national conference on passive defense was attended by number of IRGC commanders here in Tehran on Wednseday


Torrential Rains in Western Provinces of Iran kills six in Ilam

Flooding brought dozens of cities in eight western provinces of Iran including Ilam to a standstill on Wednesday and Thursday, left at least six people dead.


Tehran Derby Ends in Draw

The 81st derby between Persepolis and Esteghlal, ended in 1-1 draw in the presence of nearly 90,000 spectators at Azadi Stadium in Tehran on Friday.

Zarif attends Syria peace talks in Vienna

The Syria peace talks, another round of international negotiations to resolve the Syrian Civil War, were held in Vienna, Austria, at the level of foreign ministers on 30 October 2015

Iran’s negotiations with the Group 5+1 on the sidelines of the negotiations on Syria were held on the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in Vienna on Thursday and Friday. Zarif said the talks were good and constructive.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met in Vienna on Thursday to discuss regional developments.

European Union Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini met Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on the sidelines of the Vienna talks on Syria



Iran’s Expediency Council holds session on Saturday


4th and 5th session of Babak Zanjani’s trial court in Tehran

The fourth session of billionaire businessman, Babak Zanjani, and two other defendants ended here on Saturday morning.


The fifth session of billionaire businessman, Babak Zanjani, and two other defendants began in Tehran on Sunday morning.


Supreme Leader receives Iranian ambassadors, diplomats

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, on Sunday received officials of Foreign Ministry as well as Iranian ambassadors and diplomats stationed abroad.

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif was also present in the meeting.