Iran’s coverage: 8-year war due to powers’ fear of Islamic Revolution impact: Iran’s Leader

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

 

World powers petrified of Islamic Revolution’s influence: Leader

When the Islamic Revolution was created, the splendor of this revolution petrified the powerful global enemies of Iran, said the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution on Saturday.

Iran FM to start 3-day visit to Pakistan at weekend

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says Iran’s top diplomat Mohammad Javad Zarif is set to pay an official visit to Pakistan tomorrow.

Tehran, Moscow finalize energy cooperation MOU

The Memorandum of Understanding of the 14th Commission for Trade and Economic Cooperation of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Russian Federation in the Oil and Gas Industries was set up in 38 articles.

Iran Leader pardons many prisoners ahead of Nowruz

Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has pardoned or commuted prison terms of numerous convicts sentenced by various Iranian courts.

Iran, Serbia resume direct flights after 27-year gap

After a gap of 27 years, direct flights between Iran and Serbia resumed on Saturday, when an IranAir jet touched down at Belgrade’s Nikola Tesla airport, Serbian media reported.

 

Iran embassy raid occurred with UK police’s approval or neglect

The raid on Iranian embassy in London could not have occurred without approval or neglect from the British security guards and police, chairman of Iran’s Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission said Saturday.

Iran: West not qualified to opine on human rights

Secretary of Iran’s Human Rights Council Mohammad Javad Larijani blasted the western states for supporting the terrorists and aggressors in the Middle-East region, and said they are not qualified to speak about human rights.

Spokesman slams UK police’s belated response to Iran embassy attack

Spokesman for the Iranian Administration Mohammad Baqer Nobakht deplored the British police’s belated response to an attack on the Islamic Republic’s embassy in London and said Tehran would definitely react firmly to the incident.

 

Ayatollah Khamenei slams double standards on use of chemicals

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has blasted certain countries for applying a double-standard approach to the use of chemical weapons.

 

JCPOA ‘Must Not Be Touched’: French FM

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian ruled out any alteration to the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, saying that the agreement “must not be touched”.