Iran in photos: Apr. 9-15

Iran FM, Russian academics discuss regional issues in Tehran

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has sat for talks with a group of academics and researchers from Russia’s Valdai Discussion Club in Tehran.


Senior commanders of armed forces meet with Ayatollah Khamenei

Senior commanders of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s armed forces met with the Leader of the Revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei today (Sunday), April 8, 2018.


83 nuclear achievements unveiled on Nuclear Tech. Day

Iran has unveiled 83 nuclear-related achievements during a ceremony marking the National Nuclear Technology Day and attended by President Hassan Rouhani.


Zarif Africa, South America visit

Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iranian Foreign Minister, met with Senegalese Speaker Moustapha Niasse who also serves as the Secretary General of the Parliamentary Union of the OIC Member States on Mon. in Dakar.

The Joint Economic Meeting of Iran and Senegal was held on Monday in Senegalese capital city of Dakar with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, the Senegalese Minister for Trade, Consumer Affairs, the Informal Sector, and Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Alioune Sarr, and a host of trade and business activists and entrepreneurs from Iran and Senegal in the meeting.

Iran FM Mohammad Javad Zarif meets Senegalese counterpart Sidiki Kaba.

Iran FM Mohammad Javad Zarif meets Senegalese President Macky Sall. Talking to the Senegalese president, Zarif pointed out the importance of Iran’s cooperation with Senegal in different areas, he also called for further banking relations between the two countries, the facilities necessary to issue visa on arrival (VOA) to Iranians, especially businessmen and entrepreneurs, approving the agreement to avoid double taxation in the National Assembly of Senegal and extension of the tax activities of Iranian companies operating in Senegal.


Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that Iran welcomes expansion of economic cooperation with Brazil in joint investment opportunities and running new technological projects inside Iran.
Zarif made the remarks in Iran-Brazil joint economic cooperation meeting in Tehran on Tuesday.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a meeting with Brazilian President Michel Temer called for deep economic ties and trade balance between the two countries.


Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a meeting with his Brazilian counterpart Aloysio Nunes discussed the latest developments in Iran nuclear deal.


Iran’s FM Mohammad Javad Zarif and Uruguayan President Tabaré Vázquez have called for promotion of economic cooperation in all areas.


FM Zarif in a meeting with Namibian Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah said that Iran is ready for promoting cooperation with the southwest African country in other fields such as energy, water, construction, agriculture and modern technologies.

Iran, Russia sign MoU on parliamentary coop.

An agreement on parliamentary cooperation was signed between Iran and Russia on Monday in Tehran. The agreement was inked by Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani and Vyacheslav Volodin, Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, on Monday in Tehran.


President Rouhani meets Speaker of Russia’s State Duma in Tehran

President Rouhani meets Speaker of Russia’s State Duma (lower house of parliament) Vyacheslav Volodin in Tehran on Monday.


Putin’s Syria envoy meets Jaberi Ansari in Tehran

To exchange views on the latest developments in Syria, Russian President Putin’s Special Envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentiev met with Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hosein Jaberi Ansari in Tehran on Tuesday.


Iranians bid farewell to military advisers martyred in Israel’s airstrike in Syria

Thousands of Iranians on Wednesday morning took part in the funeral ceremony of 7 Iranian military advisers who were martyred by a recent Israeli airstrike on an airbase in Syria.


Ayatollah Khamenei’s aide visits Eastern Ghouta region in Syria

A senior aide to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has visited Syria’s Eastern Ghouta on the outskirts of the capital Damascus. Velayati on Wednesday visited Eastern Ghouta and secret underground tunnels used by Takfiri terrorists in the almost fully liberated region near Damascus. He also met with military commanders there.


Iran leader’s top aide meets Syrian President

President Bashar al-Assad on Thursday received Iranian Supreme Leader’s Top Adviser for International Affairs, Ali Akbar Velayati, and the accompanying delegation.

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Saturday received Iranian officials and ambassadors of the Islamic countries.