Iran’s coverage: Preconditions by foreign players prolonging Syria crisis: Zarif

Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:


Syrians must decide their own destinies without preconditions: Zarif

 Visiting Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Syrian people should decide their own destinies and future without preconditions and free from foreign influences.

Candidates registration for Assembly of Experts election getting wide media coverage

 Over 650 Iranian and foreign reporters, photographers and cameramen are covering the registration of candidates for the fifth Assembly of Experts elections which started officially nationwide on Thursday.


Ready for anything: Iran prepared to respond to any new sanctions

Iran is ready to retaliate against any new sanctions, according to a high-ranking Iranian government official.


First Iranian woman seeks seat in Assembly of Experts

The first Iranian woman registered as a candidate in the country’s forthcoming Assembly of Experts elections here on Thursday.


Iran to sign accord to remove heart of Arak Power Plant

The head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran has said Iran and 5+1 will meet to discuss removal of the heart of Arak Power Plant on upcoming Monday.

‘Not impossible’ Iran sanctions will end in Jan, IAEA chief says

Iran’s aim of having sanctions against it lifted by the end of January under a deal with major powers is “not impossible”, the head of the U.N. nuclear watchdog monitoring its implementation said on Wednesday.

President Rouhani: Iran is flag bearer of anti-extremism

 President Hassan Rouhani said Iran is the flag bearer of anti-violence and anti-extremism in region and world and deems it as a national and religious duty to convey Holy Qoran’s message of affection.


Iran to send long-term nuclear activities to IAEA

Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi said his organization’s long-term plan will be sent to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) after approval of the Supreme National Security Council and the JCPOA Monitoring Board.

Iran-Algeria cooperation to allay Muslims’ woes: Jahangiri

Iran’s First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri has warned against the threat of Takfiri Daesh terrorist groups in Muslim countries, calling for collective efforts to assuage Muslims’ woes.


India says Chabahar deal coming in weeks

Indian officials say New Delhi will finalize a much-awaited deal with Tehran within the next few weeks over the development of Iran’s strategic Chabahar port.