Iran in photos: Sept. 10-16

7 missiles fired at terrorist’s location in Iraqi Kurdistan

The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) in a statement confirmed the Saturday missile strikes against the headquarters of Kurdistan Democratic Party – Iran (KDP-I) terrorist group in the Iraqi Kurdistan region, vowing harsher response if terrorist attacks continue.


Iran’s FM Zarif meetings on Monday

The incoming United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative for the Islamic Republic of Iran, Ms. Ugochi Daniels, today presented her Credentials to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with New Zealand’s Deputy secretary Jeff Langley from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Tehran on Monday.


Imam Reza shrine prepares to host Shia mourners in Muharram

In a special ceremony on Monday, the green flag hoisting above the holy shrine of Imam Reza (PBUH) in Iran’s Northeastern city of Mashhad was replaced with a black one, indicating the start of the lunar calendar month of Muharram when Shia Muslims commemorate Imam Hossein’s (PBUH) gracious sacrifice in Karbala.


Iran, India, Afghanistan agree to boost cooperation on Chabahar

The first tripartite meeting of Iran, Afghanistan, and India was held on September 11, 2018 at the level of deputy foreign ministers in the Afghan capital of Kabul. The Tuesday meeting was chaired by Afghan Deputy Foreign Minister Hekmat Khalil Karzai and attended by Indian Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale and Iranian Deputy FM Abbas Araghchi.


Mass funeral held in Tehran for unidentified martyrs

People in Iran’s capital of Tehran attended funeral processions for 135 unidentified martyrs whose bones have been recently unearthed 30 years after the end of the Iraqi imposed war on Iran.


Funeral procession for Iranian dubber Hossein Erfani

A funeral procession was held on Thursday for prominent Persian dubber Hossein Erfani who passed away at a hospital in Tehran on Wednesday at the age of 76. Erfani, who had been hospitalized in the intensive care unit of a hospital in Tehran for lung cancer, died on September 12. Among Erfani’s prominent works, reference should be made to his voice in Humphrey Bogart. He had had voice over like Hollywood actor in such movies as ‘Throughout the Night,’ ‘To have and Not to Have,’ ‘A Dark Passage,’ ‘The left Hand of God,’ and ‘Treasures of Sierra Madre.’


Terrorists attack Iran’s embassy in Paris: Report

Iran’s Embassy in Paris has come under attack by alleged supporters of Iraq-based anti-Iran terrorists after the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) fired missiles at terrorist commanders in the Arab country’s Kurdistan region.