Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:
Iran’s Judiciary executed a man convicted of spying for the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the Israeli spy service Mossad.
Head of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region Nechirvan Barzani praised Iran’s assistance to the Iraqi government and people, saying that the Iraqi nation will never forget such help.
Iranian FM Zarif met and held talks with Falih Fayyadh, the chairman of Hashd al-Shaabi, in Baghdad on Sunday.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Erbil on Sunday night held talks with Prime Minister of Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Masrour Barzani about regional developments and bilateral relations.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Speaker of Iraq’s Council of Representatives Mohamed al-Halbousi in a meeting on Sunday emphasized respecting Iraq’s national sovereignty.
Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Major General Hossein Salami hailed the advances made by the IRGC Ground Force’s Airborne Division in overhauling and modernizing military equipment.
Senior Kurdish political leader Masoud Barzani stressed the “unforgettable role” played by Iranian top commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani in the defeat of Daesh terrorists.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message referred to his fruitful talks with Iraqi Kurdish officials, saying neighbors are “our priority”.
Canadian Foreign Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne confirmed in a tweet bit.ly/30uHtB1 on Sunday that the black boxes of a downed Ukrainian airliner that killed all 176 people on board in January had arrived in Paris, ending a months-long standoff.
Iran’s Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Monday that some 217 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 14,405.