Iran in photos: May 20-26

President Rouhani receives youth, students

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held a meeting with a group of youth and college students on Sunday evening in Tehran.

Nishapur artists pay tribute to Omar Khayyam

A group of artists from Nishapur, the birthplace of Ommar Khayyam, have commemorated the great Persian poet and polymath.


Poets meet with Ayt. Khamenei on Imam Hassan’s birth anniv.

On the eve of the auspicious birth anniversary of a generous member of Prophet Muhammad’s (pbuh) household–Imam Hassan al-Mujtaba (as)–a group of poets, and literary and culture experts, met with Ayatollah Khamenei this evening, May 20, 2019.


Pres. Rouhani meets religious scholars

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held a meeting with religious scholars and personalities on Monday evening in Tehran.


Karam Abad storage dam starts filling in president Rouhani’s presence

The filling of Karam Abad Dam in Poldasht County, West Azerbaijan Province began at President Hassan Rouhani’s order. In the ceremony that was held on Tuesday at the site of the dam, President Rouhani was briefed by engineers and managers of the project on the construction processes.


Leader receives university students

On the 16th day of the holy month of Ramadan, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei met with a group of university students and the representatives of students associations at Imam Khomeini Hosseinieh.


Armed forces’ commanders renew allegiance with Imam Khomeini’s causes

On the occasion of anniversary of Liberation of Khorramshahr on Khordad 3 (May 24), senior commanders of the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran renewed their allegiance to the ideals of the late Imam Khomeini (RA) in his mausoleum on Thursday.

Zarif Pakistan visit

Foreign Minister of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif on Friday met with Pakistan Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa and discussed matters of mutual interests and regional developments.

The Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan met in Islamabad on Friday afternoon to discuss bilateral and regional issues.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi Fri. to discuss ways to expand bilateral cooperation.

In continuation of his meetings with Pakistani high-ranking officials in Islamabad today, top Iranian diplomat held talks with Speaker of Pakistan’s National Assembly Asad Qaiser on Friday afternoon.


Laylat al-Qadr (Night of Decree) observed in Imam Reza shrine

The Night of Decree on the 19th night of the holy month of Ramadan was observed Friday night in Imam Reza shrine in the northeastern city of Mashhad.


Pres. Rouhani receives media executives

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held a meeting with a number of media executives on Saturday evening in Tehran.