December 11, The Iran Project – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Southeast Asian tour including India, China, Japan, Shell signing MoU to study Iran oilfields, head of International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Peter Maurer visit to Iran and meeting with senior Iranian officials, British PM Theresa May anti-Iran remarks in Secretary-General of Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) Ramadan Abdullah trip to Iran and Iranian army holding war game in Southeastern regions and start of The International Conference on Regional Security Order in Tehran dominated the country’s media outlets in the past week (Dec 05– Dec 11).
Iran schools stage drills to boost preparation for possible earthquake
Civil defense drills were held in schools across Iran on Monday to boost students’ readiness to deal with possible earthquakes.
Iran’s FM meets Chinese counterpart
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meets Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in China.
Larijani receives Indonesia’s MPR head
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani received Chairman of the People’s Consultative Assembly (MPR) of Indonesia Zulkifli here on Monday.
Parliament reviews Clean Air Act
Meeting of Iranian Parliament Committee on Agriculture was held on Monday, attended by Speaker Ali Larijani and Vice President and head of Iran’s Department of Environment Masoumeh Ebtekar to review the Clean Air Act.
Zarif meets China’s vice premier
Visiting Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif holding talks with China’s Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli Liu on Dec 5, 2016.
Zarif speech in Peking University
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif giving speech in Peking University.
President Rouhani meets Indonesia’s MPR head
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani meets chairman of the Indonesian People’s Consultative Assembly, Zulkifli Hasan in Tehran on December 6, 2016.
Leader receives families of Defenders of Shrine martyrs
Leader of the Islamic Revolution َAyatollah Khamenei received families of martyred Defenders of the Shrine on Monday.
University Students’ Day commemorated in Iran
The 16th day of the Iranian month of Azar (falling on December 6 this year) known as National University Student Day was commemorated at Sharif University of Technology and University of Tehran on Tuesday.
President Rouhani in Tehran University for students’ ceremony
President Hassan Rouhani arrived at Tehran University Tuesday morning to attend a special ceremony there on the occasion of Students’ Day.
9 survivors in helicopter crash in Chitgar Lake
Today a rescue helicopter crashed into Chitgar Lake. Nine people have been rescued while two are reported dead.
Larijani meets with ICRC president
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani met Peter Maurer of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Tuesday.
British Prime Minister Theresa May Addresses the PGCC’s annual summit in Bahrain
British Prime Minister Theresa May (C) poses with Persian Gulf Cooperation Council leaders for a group picture on December 7, 2016.
Iran-Japan Business Forum 2016 in Tokyo
The first conference on Iran-Japan trade started in the presence of Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and senior Japanese economic officials here on Wednesday morning.
Zarif meets Japanese counterpart
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida here on Wednesday.
Zarif meets Japanese premier in Tokyo
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has met with groups of senior Japanese officials including Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and members of the parliamentary friendship group of Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party.
7th Pomegranate Festival in Tehran
Seventh Pomegranate Festival, entitled ‘100 Ruby Seeds’ is underway in Eshragh Cultural Center since December 4 and will wrap up on December 23.
Shell signs MoU to study Iran oilfields
The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Royal Dutch Shell have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to conduct studies on Azadegan, Yadavaran and Kish oilfields in Iran.
Snow covers several Iranian cities
The autumn snow covers several Iranian cities including Mashad in northeastern province of Khorasan Razavi, Astara in northern province of Gilan, Hamedan in west of the country as well as the Iranian capital, Tehran, Dec 9.
Iran’s SNSC Secretary Shamkhani meets Secretary-General of Palestinian Islamic Jihad
Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani has met with Secretary-General of Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) Ramadan Abdullah here on Saturday.
Iranian army holds war game in Southeastern regions
Iran’s Army Ground Force began large-scale military exercises in the country’s southeastern parts on Sunday.
Tehran Security Conference opening ceremony
The International Conference on Regional Security Order in the West Asia has kicked off in Tehran with a number of Iranian and foreign officials and experts in attendance.
Supreme Leader receives Iraqi Ammar al-Hakim
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received Sunday the senior Iraqi official Ammar al-Hakim.