Iran’s coverage: Millions of Iranians commemorate Dey 9 epic

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


Iranians mark 2009 pro-establishment rallies

Millions of Iranians have poured on the streets across the country to commemorate the seventh anniversary of mass rallies held on December 30, 2009 to protect the Islamic Republic.


Iranian official warns terror supporters against ‘playing with fire’

An Iranian official has warned against the repercussions of continued support for terrorists in Syria, saying playing the card of terrorism is tantamount to playing with fire.


Iran’s President urges closer ties with Italy

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a message to Italy’s newly appointed prime minister-designate highlighted the age-old friendly ties between Tehran and Rome and called for expansion of the relations.


Daelim wins major Iran refinery deal

South Korea’s construction giant Daelim Industrial Company says it has won a major deal from Iran to expand a central oil refinery.


Iran reports higher oil sales to BP, Shell

Iran says it has increased its sales of crude oil as well as condensate – a type of very light crude produced from gas fields – to global energy giants Shell and BP.


Pakistan rejects reports about attack on Iranian ship with Pakistani crew off Yemeni waters

Pakistan says reports regarding occurrence of an attack on an Iranian cargo ship, with Pakistani crew aboard being hit by a rocket in Yemeni waters cannot be confirmed.