Iran in photos: Jan. 2-8

January 08, The Iran Project – Iran launching small caliber ammunition production line, Iraqi Vice President Nouri al-Maliki visit to Iran and meeting with senior Iranian officials, Head of Parliament NSFPC Alaeddin Boroujerdi trip to Syria and Lebanon and meeting with senior officials and Supreme Leader receiving thousands of Qom people on the occasion of the anniversary of the 19th of Dey dominated the country’s media outlets in the past week (Jan 02 – Jan 08).


Majlis speaker, Syrian FM hold talks in Tehran

Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani holds talks with the visiting Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem in Tehran on Jan 1,2017.


President Rouhani talks to nation in live TV program

President Hassan Rouhani speaks to nation in a live TV program in Tehran on Jan 1, 2017.


Pictures of Iran’s Leader on walls of Aleppo as Syrian Christians celebrate New Year in peace

Syrians Christians gathered around a Christmas tree in Aleppo’s Aziziyah neighborhood to celebrate the new year in peace after four years of war against terrorist groups as they appreciated Iran, Russia and Lebanon’s Hezbollah and hung the pictures of their leaders on the walls of Aleppo.


Iranian min., VP visit St. Georg Church

Minister of Cooperatives, Labour and social welfare Ali Rabiei and Vice-President for Women and Family Affairs Shahindokht Molaverdi visited St. Georg Church on the occasion of New Year. The church also includes a charity adult care center.


Leader receives Sharif University elites

Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei received a group of Sharif University of Technology elites, medalists, and professors on Monday.


Iran launches SCA production line

Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan on Monday inaugurated a production line for small caliber ammunition.


Larijani meets with Iraqi VP

Iraqi former PM and current Vice President Nouri al-Maliki met with Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani on Tuesday.


Velayati meets with Iraqi VP

Head of the Strategic Research Center of Iran’s Expediency Council Ali Akbar Velayati, meets Iraqi former PM and current Vice President Nouri al-Maliki on Tuesday.


SNSC secretary, Iraqi VP meet in Tehran

Secretary of Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani met Iraqi Vice President and Secretary General of the Islamic Dawa Party Nouri al-Maliki on Tuesday in Tehran.


First performance of ‘Land of Heroes’ symphony

‘The Land of Heroes’ orchester symphony made its first performance on Monday night during a ceremony held at Vahdat Hall, in the presence of Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi Amiri.


6th day of APFF underway in Tehran

The 6th day of Ammar Popular Film Festival (APFF) is underway in Felestin Cinema in Tehran.


Pres. Rouhani visits martyrs families

President Hassan Rouhani made a visit to families of Baghdadi martyrs and war veteran Faramarz Fazeli to commemorate their courage and sacrifice.


Boroujerdi visit to Syria

Chairman of the Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee Alaeddin Boroujerdi met and talked with the Syrian President al-Assad in Damascus on Wednesday morning.


Chairman of the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee Alaeddin Boroujerdi on Wednesday conferred with Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem on regional developments and recent military victories.


Chairman of Iran’s Majlis (parliament) National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, Ala’eddin Boroujerdi said on Thursday that Syria will definitely overcome terrorism. Boroujerdi made the remarks in a meeting with Syrian Prime Minister Imad Khamis.

Boroujerdi visit to Lebanon

Boroujerdi & Aoun

Iran’s Parliamentary delegation headed by senior MP Boroujerdi held talks with Lebanese President Michel Aoun to discuss regional issues.



Head of Parliament NSFPC has met Hezbollah’s Hassan Nasrallah in Beirut to discuss Syrian latest developments.


Alaeddin Boroujerdi meets Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri Saturday night in Beirut.


World Para Snowboard competitions in Tehran

The first World Alpine Skiing and World Para Snowboard competitions held in Dizin resorts in northeastern Tehran on Jan 6, 2017.


Wedding ceremony of 55 disabled couples in Tehran

Wedding ceremony of 55 disable couples was held in Tehran’s Milad Tower on Jan 7, 2017.


Supreme Leader receives thousands of Qom people

Thousands of people from the province of Qom met with the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei here on Sunday.