Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:
Ayatollah Khamenei predicted a grand turnout to this year’s Feb. 11 rallies in support of the Islamic Revolution due to the recent US anti-Iran remarks and the enemy’s pounce for an attack against the country.
Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister Seyyed Abbas Araqchi and Secretary-General of France’s Foreign Ministry Maurice Gourdault-Montagne sat for talks over bilateral and international issues.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry has summoned South Korean ambassador to express strong protest over Samsung’s decision to exclude Iranian Winter Olympics attendees from receiving the company’s Olympic-edition smartphones.
Iranian foreign minister issued Thursday an ultimatum to Samsung Co to apologize for excluding the Iranian Olympians from receiving phones as a gift in South Korea Winter Olympics, an informed source said.
Turkey and Russia agreed on Wednesday that their next three-way summit with Iran to discuss the conflict in Syria will be held in Istanbul, a Turkish presidential source said.
China fully supports the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), said Foreign Minister Wang Yi, in a meeting with the Chairman of Iran’s Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi.
France will continue to encourage its firms to do business in Iran despite uncertainty surrounding a landmark 2015 nuclear deal, which has put the business environment in “limbo”, a senior French finance official said on Thursday.
Deputy Head of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps’ Counter Intelligence Organization Brigadier General Hassan Emami warned that certain foreign spy agencies are seeking to infiltrate the IRGC Quds Force and its Aerospace Force.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has warned that enemies are restoring to any means at their disposal, including cyberspace and sanctions, to undermine the Iranian nation’s faith in the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
The 38th Takhti Cup International Freestyle Wrestling Tournament began in Iran’s northwestern city of Tabriz on Thursday.