Iran in photos: Oct. 1-7

IRGC fires missiles at terrorists’ positions in Syria to retaliate for Ahvaz attack

Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) strikes the gatherings of the ringleaders of the recent terror attack in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz with several surface-to-surface ballistic missiles in an area east of the Euphrates.

Leader meets with Hajj organizers, officials

Leader of Islamic Revolution received on Monday a group of Hajj organizers and officials. Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei held a meeting with Hajj officials and organizers on Monday, delivering speech on different issues, including the way Hajj was held this year.


IRGC releases images of ground zero after missile attack on terrorists in Syria

The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Aerospace Force released the photos of the sites used by terrorists that it annihilated in a recent missile and drone attacks inside Syria. The IRGC Aerospace Force on Tuesday released the images its pilotless aircraft have taken from the ground zero during the recent missile and drone strike against the positions of terrorists in Syria.


Dollar down as Iran’s Rial regains lost values

Iranian national currency the rial regained some of its previously lost value after the Central Bank of Iran announced new policies to manage the market. Many people came to sell their dollar banknotes which in turn resulted in further depreciation of foreign currencies, most notably US dollar, against the rial.

Iran FM Zarif attends UN session on multilateralism and JCPOA

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has attended UN session on multilateralism and JCPOA on Tuesday evening in New York.


Victory for Iran: Highest UN court orders US to suspend sanctions

In a victory for Tehran against Washington, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ordered the United States to halt the unilateral sanctions it recently re-imposed on “humanitarian” supplies to Iran. The Hague-based court, which is the principal judicial organ of the United Nations, announced its ruling on Wednesday regarding the July lawsuit brought by Tehran against Washington’s decision to re-impose unilateral sanctions following the US exit from the the 2015 nuclear deal.

Ayatollah Khamenei addresses Iran’s Basij volunteer forces at Azadi Stadium

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Thursday addressed a large gathering of Iran’s Basij volunteer forces and senior military officials at the Azadi Stadium in the capital, Tehran, which has a capacity of 100,000 people.


Iran’s Zarif meets with group of anti-Zionist Jews

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Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif met with a group of anti-Zionist Jews.


Deadly floodwaters sweep through northern Iran

Heavy floods swept the northern provinces of Gilan, Mazandaran, Golestan and North Khorasan on Friday and Saturday, claiming the lives of at least eight people and one person was reportedly missing.


Parliament approves Iran’s accession to CFT

Iranian lawmakers approved a bill on the country’s accession to Combating the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) standards set by the FATF (Financial Action Task Force), after reviewing the comments of opponents and supporters on Sunday open session.