Iran in photos; Nov.2-Nov.8

Tehran, November 8, The Iran Project – Holding nationwide rallies to mark 1979 former US embassy takeover, foreign senior officials visit to Iran and Rouhani’s inauguration of 21st Press Exhibition in Tehran dominated country’s media outlets in the past week (Nov.2-Nov.8).


President Rouhani inaugurates 2nd meeting of ambassadors in Tehran

Iran’s President Rouhani commented on Iran’s foreign policy in his Monday meeting in Tehran with Iranian representatives to foreign countries.

In this meeting President Hassan Rouhani said: “Today, Iran’s Foreign Ministry embodies independence, logic and national might of the Islamic Republic of Iran.”


Iran hosts Asian Parliamentary Assembly meeting

The Asian Parliamentary Assembly helds its first executive council and standing committee meeting on Social and Cultural Affairs in Tehran on Monday.


Iran’s head of Judiciary attends ambassadors meeting

Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Larijani meets the Iranian ambassadors and diplomats on Monday


Iran’s Parliament Speaker meets Iranian ambassadors

Iran’s Parliament Speaker, Ali Larjani attends the annual meeting of Iranian envoys abroad on Monday


University of Qom holds the conference on unity of seminaries and universities

The University of Qom hosts unity of Seminary and University conference on Monday with Iran’s senior officials in attendance.


Ayatollah Khamenei addresses Iranian university students and pupils on eve of November 4

In his speech on Tuesday, Ayatollah Khamenei said the strength of the Islamic Republic pushed the enemies of Iran to attend negotiations with Tehran.

Iran Holds Rallies in anniversary of former US embassy takeover

Sharif University of Technology students staged a rally to condemn the US policies in the Middle East on the occasion of the National Day of Fight against Global Arrogance.


The cities across Iran marked the anniversary of the 1979 takeover of the former US embassy in Tehran


Demonstrators in Tehran on Wednesday burned US flags and in a statement stressed that US is the ‘Great Satan’.


Iran’s Secretary of SNSC meets Iranian ambassadors

Iran’s Secretary of Iran’s National Security Council (SNSC) attends Iranian ambassadors meeting on Wednesday


Larijani meets Syrian deputy FM

In this meeting, Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani Larijani affirmed his country’s firm stance in support of Syria’s government and its people in countering terrorism, saying “Iran will spare no effort to support in fighting against terrorism.


Iran’s FM Zarif receives Syria’s Deputy FM

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad on Wednesday.


Air force commanders of Iran, China meet in Beijing

Commander of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) Brigadier General Hassan Shah Safi, at the head of a high-ranking military delegation, held a meeting with Ma Xiaotian, a member of China’s Central Military Commission and commander of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force on Wednesday.


Iran’s FM Zarif meets South Korean counterpart in Tehran

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday Iran and South Korea have always had relations based on mutual respect and interests.

EP President Holds Talks with Iran’s Parliament Speaker in Tehran

President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz arrived in Tehran on Saturday and held talks with Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani on a range of issues.

Iran welcomes S Africa’s deputy president

South Africa’s Deputy President Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa was welcomed by Vice President Es’hagh Jahangiri at Saadabad Palace on Saturday.


Rouhani meets EP president in Tehran

“Cultural commonalities between Iran and the EU are effective for deepening mutual and regional ties”, said President Rouhani in a meeting with European Parliament President Martin Schulz.


Zarif meeting with visiting European Parliament President

In Saturday meeting, Iranian FM Zarif said “the effects and the results of the JCPOA should be scrutinized through the frame of its articles in a thorough logical examination,”


Rouhani, S Korean FM meet in Tehran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani met with South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se in Tehran on Saturday.


Tehran holds 21th press exhibition

The 21st Press and News Agencies Exhibition started in Tehran on Saturday. Over 600 domestic media displays their works and activities in some 567 pavilions at the fair.


President Rouhani inaugurates 21st Press Exhibition

Iran’s Culture Minister Ali Jannati, managing directors of various news agencies and publications, a number of Iranian officials, foreign ambassadors residing in Tehran, as well as domestic and foreign guests attended the exhibition’s inaugural ceremony on Sunday.


During his speech on Sunday, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has noted that laws governing media activities must be clear, stressing that the country needs a well-define media system.