November 26, The Iran Project – Ayatollah Khamenei trip to earthquake-stricken areas; Iran-EU high-level talks in central Iranian city; United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock visit to Iran and meeting with senior officials; Int’l conference on countering Takfirism kicking off in Tehran; Iran-Russia-Turkey trilateral meeting on Syria; first VP Jahangiri participating in GECF summit in Bolivia; Janusz Lewandowski the Chairman of the European Parliament’s (EP) travel to Iran and Iranian heads of 3 branches summit kicking off dominated the country’s media outlets in the past week (Nov 20–Nov 26).
3rd round of Iran-EU negotiations opens in Tehran
The third round of high-level negotiations between officials of Iran and the European Union (EU), headed by Iran’s senior nuclear negotiator Abbas Araqchi, opens in Tehran on November 20, 2017.
Iran’s Leader Ayatollah Khamenei arrived in the quake-stricken province of Kermanshah
Iran’s Leader Ayat. Khamenei arrived in the quake-stricken province of Kermanshah to observe the situation there in person, calling on govt. to step up relief efforts in quake-hit western parts of country.
Zarif meets with UN envoy for Afghanistan
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with UN Special Representative for Afghanistan Tadamichi Yamamoto in Tehran.
FM Zarif, EU’s Schmid discuss bilateral, regional issues
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and visiting Secretary General of the European External Action Service, Helga Schmid, have held talks in Tehran.
Isfahan hosts high level meeting between Iran, EU
The second ‘High Level Siminar on International Nuclear Cooperation: Progress and Prospect’ was held in Iran’s central city of Isfahan on Tuesday.
Iran FM Zarif meets UN humanitarian chief in Tehran
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meets United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mark Lowcock in Tehran on Tuesday.
President Rouhani arrives in Russian city of Sochi
President Rouhani arrived in Sochi, Russia on Wednesday in order to take part at the tripartite summit of Iran, Russia and Turkey. Upon arrival at Sochi International Airport, Dr Hassan Rouhani was welcomed by local high-ranking officials and Iranian Ambassador to Russia.
President Rouhani meets Turkish counterpart in Sochi
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan met Wednesday on the sidelines of a Syria summit in Russia.
President Rouhani meets Russian counterpart in Sochi
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin met Wednesday on the sidelines of a Syria summit in Russia.
Summit held in Sochi for Syria talks
Presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey convened in the Russian city of Sochi on Wednesday for talks about the future of Syria as the Arab country has gotten rid of Daesh (ISIL) terrorist group. The high-profile meeting kicked off in Sochi on Wednesday evening as part of political efforts by Iran, Russia and Turkey to ensure peace in Syria, which is recovering from a civil war that started in 2011 and turned into a brutal militancy including a large number of terrorist groups.
Putin, Rouhani, Erdogan hold joint presser after talks on Syria in Sochi
Putin, Rouhani, Erdogan Hold Joint Presser After Talks on Syria in Sochi on Wednesday. Russia, Iran and Turkey have agreed to strengthen cooperation in the fight against terrorism, including against Daesh terrorist organization, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a joint press conference in Sochi after a meeting with Hassan Rouhani and Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Int’l conference on countering Takfirism kicks off in Tehran
An international conference on ways to counter Takfiri and extremist ideologies in the Muslim world is underway in the Iranian capital, Tehran.
Leader receives participants at Ahl al-Bayt world summit
Participants at “International Conference on Followers of Ahl al-Bayt vs. the Takfiris Issue” met with Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei Thursday morning November 23, 2017.
GECF summit kicks off in Bolivia
Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri attends the fourth summit meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia on Friday.
FM Zarif receives EP’s Lewandowski in Tehran
At the old Headquarter of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Tehran, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with Janusz Lewandowski, the Chairman of the European Parliament’s (EP) Group for Relations with Iran and the entourage of veteran European politician accompanying him.
Iran’s heads of three branches meet
President Rouhani hosted the third trio summit in the era of his second term in office with the other two heads of branches, Judiciary Chief Sadegh Amoli Larijani and Iranian Parliament speaker Ali Larijani, on Saturday.
Iran FM meets Qatari economy minister
Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meets Qatari Economy Minister Ahmed bin Jassim al Thani here on Sunday.