Iran in photos: Aug. 10-16

Balze in Pardis 1 shopping center in Kish

The international Pardis 1 shopping center in Kish Island, south Iran, went on fire on Sunday morning. Firefighters are trying to contain the fire.


Industry minister nominee fails to win Iran Parliament’s confidence vote

جلسه رای اعتماد وزیر صمت

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s pick for the Ministry of Industry, Mine and Trade failed to garner the minimum number of votes by the Parliament members for the post.


Inauguration of mobile treatment, patient transfer systems

Deputy Coordinator of Iran’s Army Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari inaugurated mobile treatment and patient transfer systems at AJA University of Medical Sciences on Wednesday.


Gen. Hatami unveils upgrading line of Armed Forces’ tanks

Iranian Minister of Defense Brigadier General Amir Hatami unveiled the upgrading line of the tanks of Armed Forces in Lorestan province on Thursday.


Iran’s FM in Beirut for talks

Speaking at a joint press conference with his Lebanese counterpart Charbel Wehbe, held in Beirut on Friday, Zarif emphasized that no international party is allowed to take advantage of Lebanon’s needs and dictate its demands to the Arab country.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held a meeting with Speaker of the Parliament of Lebanon Nabih Berri in Beirut on Friday.


During a visit to Beirut on Friday, Zarif held a meeting with Hassan Diab, prime minister of the Lebanese government with a caretaker capacity.


Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a meeting with Lebanese President Michel Aoun in Beirut expressed hope for maintaining stability in Lebanon by cooperation of all political parties.


Iran sends humanitarian aid to Kyrgyzstan

Iran Sends Humanitarian Aid to Kyrgyzstan

Iran has shipped a second consignment of humanitarian supplies to Kyrgyzstan to help the Central Asian country deal with the coronavirus pandemic.


New Foreign Ministry spokesman appointed

سعید خطیب زاده و سید عباس موسوی سخنگویان جدید و سابق وزارت امورخارجه

Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad-Javad Zarif on Sunday introduced Saeed Khatibzadeh, the new spokesman of the Foreign Ministry. Saeed Khatibzadeh, the new spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, served as deputy for research studies at Foreign Ministry’s Institute for Political and International Studies.