Iran’s coverage: Iran unveils long-range, radar-evading drone

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

 

IRGC navy unveils new suicide drone

The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy unveiled a new marine unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) used for reconnaissance and combat operations and even suicide attacks.

 

Iran, Finland sign four MoUs

Iran and Finland inked four memoranda of understanding (MoUs) to cooperate in energy, communication, technology, environment and investment sectors.

 

IRGC ‘most powerful armed force’ in Middle East: Commander

Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari highlighted the military might of his forces, saying the IRGC is the strongest armed force in the Middle East.

 

Iran ready to support UN peacekeeping missions: Khoshrou

Iran says it is ready to help the United Nations peacekeeping missions by providing security forces and logistic support.

 

Iranian, Finnish Presidents discuss Iraq, Syria, campaign against terrorism

Iranian and Finnish Presidents Hassan Rouhani and Sauli Niinisto in a meeting in Tehran on Wednesday conferred on ways to further expand bilateral ties as well as the latest developments in Iraq, Syria and war on terrorism.

 

India, Iran poised to strike deal on Persian Gulf Farzad-B gas field in 3 months

Indian Petroleum and Natural Gas Ministry announced that India and Iran agreed Wednesday they would aim to strike a deal early next year on the Farzad-B gas field in the Persian Gulf.

 

US human rights utilized to rescue ISIL terrorists

Iran’s Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan said Wed. wherever anti-terrorist operations are on the verge of success, the US utilizes its human rights discourse to rescue ISIL and al-Nusra terrorists.

Judiciary official opposes EP resolution on Iran ties

An Iranian Judiciary human rights official denounced the European Parliament’s recent resolution on the EU strategy toward Iran, stressing that the Judiciary will not permit the establishment of an EU delegation in Tehran, which he slammed as a “den of corruption”.

 

Arab Media: General Soleimani in Mosul operations room

Commander of the Quds Force of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Qassem Soleimani has arrived in Hashd al-Sha’abi (popular forces) operations room in Mosul to play his advisory role in anti-ISIL campaign in Iraq, Arab media reported on Wednesday.

 

Iran’s economic growth to reach 5% this year, next: CBI chief

Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif, who is on an official visit to Singapore, predicted that the economic growth of the country will reach five percent this year and the next year, calling on Asian companies to invest in the Islamic Republic.