Iran President Rouhani meets Omani FM bin Alawi in Tehran

Iran in photos: Feb.15-Feb. 21

Tehran, February 21,The Iran Project –  Zarif European tour,beginning of electoral campaigns in Iran, Omani FM trip to Iran dominated the country’s media outlets in the past week (Feb.15-Feb.21).

Silk Road train arrives in Tehran Monday

The first cargo train that left China almost a fortnight ago arrived in Tehran on Monday morning.

Iran’s National Orchestra performs at Fajr Music Festival

Prominent Iranian conductor Loris Tjeknavorian conducted Iran’s National Orchestra in a performance at the 31st Fajr International Music Festival on Saturday.

Tehran, Milan ink cooperation agreement

Tehran’s mayor Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf and Milan’s Giuliano Pisapia have signed agreements in Milad Tower of Tehran on Monday.


Leader meets with people of East Azerbaijan

Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei the Leader of the Islamic Revolution met Wednesday morning with thousands of people from Tabriz.

Zarif visits in Brussels

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel met in Brussels on Monday.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met Chairman of Group of the European People’s delegation for relations with Iran Janusz Lewandowski in Brussels on Monday.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif who is in Brussels to confer with the EU on expanding cooperation, attended a joint press conference with EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini on Monday.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif addressed the Royal Institute for International Relations, known as the Egmont Institute, in the Belgium capital of Brussels on Monday.


Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met the President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz on Tuesday, in Brussels.

Iran’s Shahrdad Rohani conducts String Orchestra in Fajr Festival

Prominent Iranian maestro Shahrdad Rohani conducted an orchestra of stringed musical instruments as part of the 31st edition of Fajr International Music Festival, which is underway here in Tehran.


Russian President Putin meets Iran’s Defense minister Dehghan

Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan who arrived in Moscow on Monday for an official visit at the invitation of his Russian counterpart Sergey Shoigu, held talks with President Putin on Tuesday over bilateral, regional and international issues.

Iran’s Zarif meets adviser to Japanese PM in Tehran

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad javad Zarif has met Katsuyuki Kawai, the special adviser to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tehran on Wednesday.

IKCO, Dailmer AG launch new round of coop.

Iran Khodro Industrial Group, also known as IKCO and Germany’s Daimler AG started new round of cooperation in a ceremony held in Tehran on Wednesday.

Official electoral campaigns begin in Tehran

The official electoral campaigns of candidates for the 10th parliamentary election and 5th election of the Assembly of Experts have begun in Tehran and will go on until Feb. 24. Iranians will vote in the elections on February 26.

First Airbus A350 lands in Iran

The first Airbus A350 had a symbolic landing at Mehrabad Airport today to be presented for the Iranian side following the agreement between Iran and Europe’s Airbus to buy 16 A350 jets.


Omani FM trip to Iran

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meet with his Omani counterpart Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah on Saturday in Tehran.


Iran’s Secretary of Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani meets Oman’s Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah in the capital Tehran on Saturday.


Iran President Rouhani meets Omani FM Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah in Tehran on Sunday.


Rouhani meets Russian defense min.

President Hassan Rouhani and Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu met here on Sunday.