Iran’s coverage: President Rouhani unveils Iran’s cruise missile-equipped Fateh submarine

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


Iran presents new Fateh submarine armed with cruise missile: TV

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday inaugurated a new domestically-built submarine armed with cruise missiles, Press TV reported.


FM Zarif slams White House policies toward JCPOA, Europe

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif criticized US administration policies as regard walking away from Iran nuclear deal and its pressures on Europe to breach its commitments under UNSC resolutions.


Leader’s Military Aide: Pakistan, ISI should account for terrorist attack against IRGC

Military Aide to the Iranian Supreme Leader Major General Yahya Rahim Safavi slammed Saudi Arabia for supporting the terrorist groups acting against Iran, and said Pakistan and its Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) should account for the recent suicide attack on IRGC in Southeastern Iran.

FM: Germany needs constructive talks with Iran

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Saturday that constructive talks are needed with Iran to reach political solutions in Syria and Yemen.


Ebrahim Raisi to be appointed as new Judiciary chief

The current chairman of Astan Quds Razavi, Ebrahim Raisi will be appointed as Iran’s new Judiciary chief.


Iran parliament passes budget outlines

Iran’s parliament approved outlines of the country’s budget for the next fiscal year that will start March 21.


Leader orders 20pc of oil export income to go to National Fund: Speaker

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has ordered 20 percent of oil exports’ revenues to go to the National Development Fund of Iran, Majlis (Parliament) speaker announced here on Sunday.


‘Those who think US, Israel can provide them with security are wrong’: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that those regional countries who think that US and Israeli regime can ensure their security are wrong.

Iran will avenge blood of terrorist attack victims: Rouhani

President Hassan Rouhani says the Iranian nation will “undoubtedly avenge” a recent terrorist attack that killed over two dozen members of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), regretting the “wrong” policies of some of Iran’s neighbors.


Zarif defends Iran missile program in Munich security confab

Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif strongly defended Iran’s missile program and slammed the West for selling weaponry and having dual standard regarding the human rights issue in the interview section of Munich Security Conference on Sunday.