2017 Moscow Nonproliferation Conference

Iran in photos: Oct. 16-22

October 22, The Iran Project – Parl. speaker attendance in 10th Collective Security Treaty Organization; Uzbek FM travel to Iran; Iran Supreme Leader stance on JCPOA; Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri trip to Syria; Iran’s First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri participating in D-8 Summit in Turkey and meeting with senior officials & Deputy Foreign Minister of Iran Abbas Araqchi attendance in 2017 Moscow Nonproliferation Conference dominated the country’s media outlets in the past week (Oct 16–Oct 22).



Iran Police elite forces hold exercise


Forces serving in the Iranian Police’s Anti-Terror Special Force (NOPO) staged an exercise in the central city of Isfahan to express their capabilities during the Police Week in Iran. The drill included simulation of various operations.


Iranian Parl. speaker speech in 10th Collective Security Treaty Organization

سخنرانی دکتر لاریجانی در یکصد و سی‌ و هفتمین نشست اتحادیه بین‌المجالس

Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani delivers speech in 10th general assembly of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), held in Russia’s St. Petersburg.


Iranian Parliament Speaker meets Executive Secretary of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) 

دیدار دکتر لاریجانی با دبیر اجرایی سازمان پیمان منع آزمایش هسته ای

Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani meets Executive Secretary of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) Lassina Zerbo in Saint Petersburg which hosted the 137th assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU).


Iranian Parliament Speaker meets Syrian counterpart

دیدار دکتر علی لاریجانی با رئیس پارلمان سوریه

Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani meets his Syrian counterpart, Hamoudeh Sabbagh, on the sidelines of the 137th assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Russia’s St. Petersburg.


President Rouhani meets members of Combatant Clergy Association


President Rouhani has met members of Combatant Clergy Association here on Monday.


Iran FM Zarif meets Uzbek counterpart in Tehran


Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meets his Uzbek counterpart Abdulaziz Komilov in Tehran on Tuesday.


Iranian seminary condemn Trump’s anti-Iran speech


A large group of Iranian seminary students in the holy city of Qom condemned US President Donald Trump’s latest speech against Iran.


16th Police Exhibition kicks off in Tehran

The four-day police exhibition runs until October 19 at the Grand Mosalla of Tehran. Various police gear, telecommunication, fire-fighting, observation, rescue and optical equipment are on display in the exhibition. Altogether 350 companies from 29 countries, including Iran, Canada, China, Japan, and South Korea, are attending the event.


Supreme Leader receives elite Iranian students


Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei met on Wednesday with elite Iranian university students, best students of science Olympiads, top students in university entrance exams, and members of National Talents Foundation.


President Rouhani meets Uzbek FM

President Hassan Rouhani meets Uzbek Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov in Tehran on Wednesday.


Turkish PM welcomes Iran 1st VP in Ankara


Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri was officially welcomed on Thursday by the Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım.


Iran, Turkey sign two Memoranda of Understanding

Iran and Turkey signed two Memoranda of Understanding as part of deepening and developing interactions between the two countries.


Iran celebrates National Paralympic Day


Iran annually honors athletes with a range of disabilities, including impaired muscle power, impaired passive range of movement, limb deficiency, leg length difference, short stature, hypertonia, ataxia, athetosis, vision impairment and intellectual impairment.


Iran 1st VP meets Azeri president


Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri has met Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev in Turkey.


D-8 Summit opens in Istanbul attended by Iran’s 1st vice president


The 9th Summit of the D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation opened in Istanbul attended by Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri.


Iran top military official meets Syrian president in Damascus

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri held talks on Thursday with the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad congratulating the Syrian Army and armed forces on their recent victory over the terrorists of Daesh.


Iran 1st VP meets Turkish President


Iran’s First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri meets Turkish President Recep Tayyib Erdogan in Turkey.


2017 Moscow Nonproliferation Confab opens

The 2017 Moscow Nonproliferation Conference opened here on Friday attended by visiting Deputy Foreign Minister of Iran Abbas Araqchi. Araqchi is heading the Iranian delegation during the two-day meeting.


Iran, Syrian ink MoU on military cooperation

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri signed a military cooperation memorandum of understanding (MoU) with his Syrian counterpart General Ali Abdullah Ayoub in Damascus.


Iranian Maj. Gen. Baqeri visits operational regions in Syria


Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Maj. Gen. Bagheri made visits to various operational areas in Syria.


Iran National Exports Day ceremony begins in Tehran


The 21st ceremony on the National Exports Day (Oct 21) kicked off in the Iranian capital on Saturday.


Iran SNSC secretary meets senior Hamas official


Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani and Deputy Head of Hamas’ Political Bureau Saleh al-Arouri meet in Tehran on Saturday.