Iran in photos: Jan. 7-13

Pakistani Peace, Friendship Fleet docks in Bandar Abbas

Pakistani Peace and Friendship fleet comprising Kheyber flagship destroyer, Coast Guard Job, Logistic ship of Madadgar and Rahnavard training ship docked in the 1st zone of Naval Force of the Iranian Army.


President Rouhani meeting with agriculture minister and senior managers

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held meeting with Mahmoud Hojjati, the Minister of Agriculture Jihad, and senior managers of the ministry in the capital Tehran on Monday.


Intl. Conf. on Defense, Security in West Asia

The International Conference on Defense and Security in West Asia kicked off on Monday morning in Tehran with high-ranking Asian and European military figures in attendance. The event will address the security issues and defense strategies in the region including the fight against extremist groups and their allies, and the role of diplomacy in settling regional woes.

2019 Intl. Auto Show underway in Tehran

The 2019 edition of Tehran Auto Show kicked off on Monday at Shahr Aftab International Exhibition Center.


Zarif India visit

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the Indian Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari met and reviewed ways of promoting economic ties in New Delhi on Tuesday.


Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif delivered a speech on Tuesday at the Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA) in New Delhi, discussing the latest regional and global developments.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif attends India-Iran business forum in New Delhi on Tuesday.


Iran’s Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) signed an agreement with its Indian counterpart body. The document was signed by the deputy head of the Chamber of Commerce of the two countries during India-Iran Business Forum in New Delhi, India on Tuesday.



Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif met with former Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni in New Delhi on Tuesday.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held talks with his Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj here on Wednesday.


Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif delivered a speech to the Raisina Dialogue multilateral conference in New Delhi on Wednesday.


Leader’s meeting with Qom people

On the anniversary of people of Qom’s January 9, 1978 uprising, thousands of people from Qom met with the Leader of Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei, on Wednesday.


Closing ceremony of 9th Ammar Popular Film Festival

اختتامیه نهمین جشنواره مردمی فیلم عمار

The closing ceremony of the 9th edition of Ammar Popular Film Festival was held in Tehran-based Felestin Cinema late on Thu. Jan. 10 and winners of this prestigious film festival were announced.


10th Tehran Auction

114 contemporary artworks by 105 Iranian artists went under the hammer at the 10th Tehran Auction on Friday night, grossing over 340 billion rials.


Iran’s Zangeneh visits Baghdad to broaden energy ties

Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh visited Baghdad in neighboring Iraq to sit with Iraqi officials including Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi and his counterpart Thamer Ghadhban.


Final day of 8th edition of Fadaian-e Harim-e Velayat air drills

The Iranian Army air force wrapped of the 8th edition of air force military drill codenamed Fadaian-e Harim-e Velayat (Defenders of Velayat Sanctuary) on Friday which was held in Isfahan province with the participation a variety of predators, fighter bombers, heavy and semi-heavy transport planes, refueling planes, interceptor and reconnaissance planes, as well as UAVs.


Iran defeats Vietnam, advances to knockout stage of AFC Asian Cup

Iran’s national football team defeated Vietnam 2-0 on Saturday to gain an early advance to the knockout stage of 2019 AFC Asian Cup underway in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).