Iran in photos: July 20-26

IRGC chief commander Gen. Salami visits Fath Base

بازدید فرمانده کل سپاه از دستاوردهای هوانیروز سپاه

Major General Hossein Salami visits Fat’h Air Base on Monday. During the ceremony, attended by a number of IRGC commanders, the force unveiled a laser-guided missile system that will be installed on the IRGC helicopters.


President Rouhani welcomes Iraqi PM in Tehran

President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday welcomed Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi in the capital city of Tehran.


Negotiations between high-ranking Iranian, Iraqi delegations

High-ranking Iranian and Iraqi officials conducted negotiations on Tuesday July 21 in the presence of Iraqi Prime Minster, Mustafa Al-Kadhimi, and Iran’s First Vice-President, Es’haq Jahangiri, at the Summit Hall in Tehran.


Leader of Islamic Revolution receives Iraqi PM in Tehran

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi in the capital city of Tehran on Tuesday.


Zarif, Lavrov meet in Moscow

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday, after meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow, announced that Iran had put a 20-year contract extension on the agenda, and said that if Russia agreed to a “long-term contract,” it could be discussed.


Iran’s SNSC secretary meets Iraqi PM

Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani and Iraq’s Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi discussed the latest political and security developments in the region, particularly the fight against terrorism and its sponsors.


US warplanes harass Iranian airliner, put lives in danger

Two US warplanes have conducted dangerous and aggressive maneuvering closed to an Iranian airliner, putting lives of tens of civilian passengers on board in danger.


Rear Admiral Sayyari visits Shahid Zarharan center of Army Ground Force

Coordinating Deputy of Islamic Republic of Iran Army, Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari, visited Shahid Zarharan center of Iran’s Army Ground Force on Saturday July 25.


Parthian Empire woman skeleton unearthed

Ashraf historical hill in Iran’s Isfahan is now the second archaeological site in Isfahan province, after the Sialk Hills of Kashan, where a graveyard containing jar burials have been found. The new findings could shed light on the pre-Islamic history of Isfahan. Supervisor of a team of archaeologists working in Ashraf Hill Alireza Ja’fari-Zand said that Parthian Empire woman skeleton was discovered in Iran’s Isfahan Ashraf historical hill.