July 31, The Iran Project – Iran’s FM Zarif Africa tour that consisting visit of Nigeria, Ghana, Guinea Conakry and Mali, Pakistan’s Adviser to Prime Minister on National Security Nasir Khan Janjua visit to Iran and participation of Iranian Commandos in international war games in Russia dominated the country’s media outlets in the past week (July 25–July 31).
South Pars gas output to reach 540m cm/d
The platform of phase 21 will be the 21st platform of the South Pars development project and plans are underway for installation and operation of six platforms in the gas field by end of the year, which brings the total gas extracts from Iran’s South Pars gas field to 540 million cubic meters a day.
Iran’s SNSC secretary meets Pakistan’s national security adviser
Iran’s Secretary of Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani meets Pakistan’s National Security Adviser Nasser Janjua in the capital Tehran on Monday.
Senior Kyodo official tours several Iranian factories
Deputy Manager Director – International Department of Japan’s Kyodo News Agency Yoichi Kosukegawa, heading a delegation, tours several Iranian factories on July 24, 2016.
Farhad Aslani receives top prize of Moscow Filmfest
Iran’s Farhad Aslani receives his prize for winning the best actor at the 38th Moscow International Film Festival for Reza Mirkarimi’s drama “The Daughter” in a ceremony held in Azadi Cinema in Tehran on July 25.
FM Zarif’s visit to Nigeria
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in the Nigerian capital in the first leg of his tour to West Africa on Sunday night and met with Nigerian officials.
Interior minister, top Pakistani official meet in Tehran
Minister of Interior Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli holds talks with visiting Pakistani Adviser to Prime Minister on National Security Nasir Khan Janjua in Tehran on July 25, 2016.
Iran’s Zarif arrives in Ghana in 2nd leg of his African tour
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Ghana Monday evening in the second leg of his African tour after visiting Nigeria.
Iranian servicemen alongside Russian officers in military contest
Iranian servicemen used the Russian D-10 parachute systems during the first “Airborne platoon” contest in Russia. “Airborne platoon” international contest is held in the course of the International Army Games 2016 and starts at the Rayevsky range (Krasnodar Krai) on August 3.
Iran’s Greco-Roman wrestling team preparing for Rio Olympics
Iran’s Greco-Roman national wrestling team continued its training sessions under supervision from head coach Mohammad Bana as the team is preparing to deliver impressive performance in 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Zarif pays homage to Ghana’s father of independence
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif paid homage to the father of Ghana’s independence Kwame Nkrumah by laying wreath of flowers on his tomb.
Iran-Ghana joint economic commission
Joint Economic Commission of Ghana and the Islamic Republic of Iran was held in Accra, in the presence of Iran’s FM Mohammad Javad Zarif.
Zarif meets his Guinean counterpart in African tour
Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has met Foreign Minister of Guinea of Conakry Mrs. Makala Tamara during his West African tour on Thursday.
Zarif meets with Guinea Conakry National Assembly speaker
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with Guinea Conakry National Assembly Speaker Claude Kory Kondiano.
Zarif confers with Guinea Conakry PM
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif conferred with Prime Minister of Guinea Conakry Mamady Youla on Wednesday.
Iran’s Basij commander in Syria’s Golan Heights
Commander of Iran’s Basij (Volunteer Force) Brigadier General Mohammad Reza Naqdi standing in the Golan Heights in Quneitra province, Southwest of Syria.
Iran-Guinea Conakry joint economic summit
Iran-Guinea Conakry Joint Economic Summit was held in the presence of the foreign ministers of both countries.
Qeshm receives first passenger cruise from Oman’s Khasab
The first ever passenger cruise ship has arrived in Qeshm waters from Oman’s Khasab port city, bringing 66 passengers on-board and has been officially welcomed by local government officials.
Zarif, Malian PM meet
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Malian Prime Minister Modibo Keita met and conferred on Thursday.
Zarif meets Mali speaker of parliament
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held talks with Mali’s Speaker of Parliament Isaac Sidbieh on Thursday.
Blaze rips through Zagros oak forest in western Iran
Fire broke through the Zagros Oak Forest starting on Thursday morning in Lorestan province West of Iran.
Fire breaks out at Iranian petrochemical complex
A storage tank in a petrochemical complex in Iran’s western province of Kermanshah caught fire on Friday, local officials said.
Mass funerals held in Iran for 127 martyrs
Iranians in 23 provinces of the country on Saturday attended funeral processions for 127 martyrs whose remains have been recently unearthed some 30 years after the end of the Iraqi imposed war on Iran.
Martyrdom of Imam Jafar Sadeq commemorated across Iran
Iranian followers of the Ahl al-Bayt (Household of the Prophet) converged on Saturday in different cities of Iran to mark the martyrdom of the Sixth Shia Imam, Imam Jafar Sadeq (AS).
UN Syria envoy meets with deputy FM
Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari met with United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura on Sunday.