Iran in Photos: July 27- Aug. 2

MoD unveils homegrown air traffic control tower

A homegrown advanced air traffic control tower which is equipped with domestically-built tools, has been unveiled on Monday morning.


Martyrdom anniversary of Imam Muhammad Baqir (AS)

The ceremony to commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Muhammad Baqir (AS), fifth Shia imam, was held in Qom province. The participants of the event preserved anti-coronavirus health protocols.


Explosion in Iran’s Kermanshah province

انفجار در پارکینگ تانکرهای سوخت

An explosion has set a fuel tank on fire in Iran’s western province of Kermanshah on Tuesday, Iran’s Mizan news agency reported, in the latest in a series of fires and explosions, some of which have hit sensitive sites.

Iran holds Persian Gulf drill  amid tensions with US
رزمایش پیامبر اعظم(ص)

Amid heightened tensions with the US, Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) on Tuesday kicked off large-scale military drills in the Persian Gulf off the strategic Strait of Hormuz. The military exercise, code-named “Payambar e Azam 14”, is the largest of its kind in the region where Tehran and Washington have been on a collision course recently.


Iran fires underground ballistic missiles for first time

رزمایش پیامبر اعظم(ص)

Iranian forces launched their first missile from underground today, according to state-run media outlets. The Islamic Republic has conducted well publicized military drills for two days amid heightened tensions with the United States.


Observing Arafa Day at Tehran University

The Arafa Day prayer ceremony was held on Thursday afternoon with health protocols in place at the University of Tehran.


Leader delivers speech on Eid al-Adha

On the occasion of Eid al-Adha (Eid Qurban), Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei delivers a speech on Friday, July 31.


Eid al-Adha prayers in Zahedan

People perform Eid al-Adha prayers in Zahedan with health protocols in place.