Iran’s coverage: Rouhani urges unity against US plots

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

 

Enemies after internal discord in Iran, President warns

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned that the main objective pursued by the enemies, above all by the US and Israel, is to create rift and division between the Iranian people and establishment.

 

Worn-out strategy of disinformation will get nowhere: Spox

Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi in a tweet late on Tuesday hailed Iran-China Comprehensive Cooperation Action Plan, saying that the old strategy of disinformation to get the right details and information will not work.

 

AEOI rejects rumors on blast in Shahid Rezaei nuclear site

In a statement on Tuesday, the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) dismissed the rumors of an explosion in Shahid Rezaei nuclear site in the Iranian province of Yazd.

 

Vaezi: Foreign media conducting sabotage against Iran-China ties

Head of Presidential Office Mahmoud Vaezi described Iran-China document as a usual agreement between the two countries, saying foreign media started sabotaging relations between Tehran and Beijing.

 

Iran Foreign Ministry provides explanation on 25-year deal with China

Iran’s Foreign Ministry offered a description of a 25-year cooperation agreement with China, saying some rumors about the document are so ridiculous that do not even merit a denial.

 

Iran may tighten coronavirus restrictions since the situation worsens

The Iranian authorities may bring back some coronavirus restrictions in Tehran Province, since the coronavirus situation is worsening, the spokesperson for the Iranian administration, Ali Rabiee, said on Tuesday.

Iran is a self-sufficient model: Nasrallah

Secretary-General of the Lebanese Hezbollah Resistance Movement Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah in a televised speech said Iran is a self-sufficient model which is ready to sell oil to Lebanon with Lebanese pound.

President Rouhani lauds development of Chabahar Port

President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that thanks to measures taken by the Government in Chabahar Port as the only oceanic port in Iran, the transit capacity of the port increased from 2.5 million tons to 8.5 million tons a year.

 

US bases in Iraq to be eliminated: Iran envoy

Iranian Ambassador to Iraq Iraj Masjedi said that US bases in Iraq will probably be eliminated in the future.

Some 2,691 new viral cases, 153 fatalities over past 24 hours

Iran’s Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Wednesday that some 153 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 12,084.