Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:
An Iranian lawmaker quoted Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh as saying that the country has not signed any deal with foreign customers using a new model of oil contracts, giving an assurance that the much-questioned model will be revised.
Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani warned the world powers against the country’s reaction to the violation of the last year nuclear deal or any resistance against the removal of sanctions.
Adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution has said Russian and Iranian military cooperation which is defensive should not provoke shock and awe in the international community as an unexpected development.
Iran’s Parliament Speaker on Wed. dismissed any claims that an Iranian military base has ever been given to Russia or any other country.
US payment of $400 million of Iranian money which sparked outcry among American politicians was followed by another transfer of $1.3 billion, it has been reported.
Russia’s Sukhoi-34 bombers carrying the maximum payload of high explosive fragmentation bombs OFAB-500 dealt a massive air strike against terrorist facilities in Syria.
An informed source at the Iranian Foreign Ministry dismissed reports on detention of two European diplomats by police forces in a western province of the country.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is due to visit 6 Latin American states next week to further expand bilateral relations and foil the Iranophobia plots promoted by Israel.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Moscow is not violating a UN Security Council resolution by deploying jets to Iran to carry out strikes against terrorists in Syria.
Head of Iran Weightlifting Federation Ali Moradi said that the Jury’s ‘unjust’ decision against Iranian weightlifter Behdad Salimi Kordasiabi will certainly be recoded in the history.