Jaberi Ansari & Mistura

Iran’s coverage: Iran, UN discuss regional developments, Syria

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


De Mistura talks Syria with Jaberi Ansari

UN special envoy to Syria has been received by deputy-FM for Arab and African Affairs.Mr. Hossein Jaberi Ansari and Staffan de Mistura focused on Syrian ongoing crisis.

Iran suspects 3 countries for leaking confidential info on N-program

Following the IAEA’s denial of having leaked confidential information about Iran’s nuclear program, the AEOI spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi said Tehran suspects three countries for the leak.


Source dismisses Haaretz report on injuring Basij commander in Syria

An informed source denied reports by the Israeli daily, Haaretz, that Commander of Iran’s Basij (volunteer) Force Brigadier General Mohammad Reza Naqdi was wounded by Israeli forces or terrorists during a publicized visit this weekend to Southern Syria.


Iran: Nigerian gov’t committing genocide against Sheikh Zakzaky’s family

Secretary of Iran’s Human Rights Council Mohammad Javad Larijani warned that the family members of the Leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, have been the subject of massacre and genocide by the Nigerian army and government.


240 oil supertankers berthed at Kharg Island after JCPOA

Director General of Bushehr Department of Ports and Maritime Organization announced that for the first time since the JCPOA 240 oil supertankers from different world countries berthed at Kharg Island.


Iranian general: Army Games 2016 to enhance cooperation of countries’ armed forces

“Iran’s Armed Forces are in good relations with Russia. We are sure the completions will strengthen them more,” Maj Gen Vali Madani said.


Official: Iran to release final IPC in week

Deputy Petroleum Minister in International Affairs and Trading Amir Hossein Zamaninia said Iran is to present dozens of major oil and gas projects under the new contract framework, known as Iran Petroleum Contract (IPC) in a matter of a few months.


PA President Mahmoud Abbas is a CIA agent: Iranian advisor

On Saturday evening, July 30, Abbas reportedly met Rajavi, the head of Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO), in the French capital of Paris.


Iranian Leader’s top aide warns Turkey to watch foreign actors after recent coup

Iranian Supreme Leader’s top adviser for international affairs Ali Akbar Velayati stressed the need for Ankara to pay special attention to the effects and influence of certain foreign states in the recent coup, and said they showed their real face in the incident.


Iran to export 40 mcm/d of gas to Georgia

Iran has provided more details on a small contract that it has sealed to export natural gas to Georgia – a project that could expand the energy reach of the Islamic Republic in Central Asia.