Iran’s coverage: Iran spares no efforts to back Palestine: Supreme Leader

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

 

Leader voices Iran’s full support for Palestine

In a letter to Head of the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas, Ismail Haniyeh, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei announced that Iran will protect the oppressed Palestinians against the Zionist regime.

 

Zarif to showcase his dynamic diplomacy in ‘Mediterranean Dialogues’

The Mediterranean Dialogues (Rome MED2020) will be held in Rome, Italy on Monday and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is scheduled to deliver his speech on foreign policy issues.

Iran to replace damaged structure in Natanz nuclear site

The spokesperson for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said a new and more advanced shed will be built at Natanz nuclear facility to replace the one that was damaged in a recent incident.

 

Container ship catches fire in southern Iranian port

A container ship caught fire a few hours ago in a southern Iranian port, head of protection department of Bushehr Ports and Maritime Organization announced on Monday.

Iran bans export of face masks

The export of face masks made in Iran is banned for now given a surge in the coronavirus cases and the growing demand for masks inside the country, an official said.

IRGC, police coordinate plans on border security in SE Iran

Senior commanders from the Iranian Border Police and the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) weighed plans to enhance interaction in ensuring security along the country’s southeastern border.

 

Iran unveils Ilyushin Il-76 simulator system

The Iranian Air Force on Monday brought into service a homegrown simulator system for Russian-made Ilyushin Il-76 strategic airlifter.

Iran sympathizes with Japan over deadly flood: spox

Iran has voiced its deepest sympathies to Japanese government and nation over the loss of lives and damages caused by flood in the country.

 

Parliament investigates Natanz incident

Rapporteur of the Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Abolfazl Amouei said on Sunday that the dimensions of the Natanz incident and the report of the IAEA Board of Governors were discussed in the meeting in the presence of Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi.

 

2,613 new viral cases, 160 fatalities in Iran

Iran’s Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Monday that some 160 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 11,731.