September 30, The Iran Project Ayat. Khamenei backlashes at Ahvaz terror attack perpetrators; Iran, major powers labor to keep nuclear deal afloat; Implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action: Joint ministerial statement; In his UN address, Trump urges world to isolate Iran; President Rouhani addresses UNGA and meets world leaders on the sidelines of the 73rd meeting of the UNGA in New York; Iranian president denies requesting meeting with Trump; US unilateral, illegitimate sanctions amount to economic terrorism: Rouhani; Iranian media hails Rouhani for scoring in UN battle against Trump; Regional Security Dialogue kicks off in Tehran; Iran unveils new defense achievements in ground combat; At UN, Iran, Russia, Turkey FMs exchange views on Syria crisis, Idlib situation; Irans Defense Ministry opens battery factories and Iran unveils water bomber are among major headlines dominated the countrys media outlets in the past week ( September 24 September 30).
The funeral procession for those who attained martyrdom in a terrorist attack against a military parade in Ahvaz started with the attendance of cabinet ministers and provincial officials in the city of Ahvaz.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Iran will severely punish those cowardly elements who were behind a recent terrorist attack in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz.
The remaining parties to the Iran nuclear deal on Monday agreed to keep working to maintain trade with Tehran despite skepticism this is possible as U.S. sanctions to choke off Iranian oil sales resume in November.
1. A Ministerial Meeting of the E3/EU+2 (China, France, Germany, the Russian Federation and the United Kingdom, with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy) and the Islamic Republic of Iran, the participants of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, was held on 24 September 2018 in New York.
Inviting the US to return to the JCPOA instead of imposing sanctions and throwing threats, in his address to the UN General Assembly, the Iranian president lambasted the US disrespect for its international obligations, citing examples of US and its allies wrong policies across the world, especially in the Middle East.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says unilateral and illegitimate sanctions imposed by the United States against the Islamic Republic are tantamount to economic terrorism and are in violation of world nations right to progress.
After ups and downs and weeks of debate between critics and supporters of the Iranian president over whether he should attend this years UN General Assembly meeting, Hassan Rouhani delivered his speech in New York on Sept. 25. Both sides now seem to be applauding his performance.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has lashed out at Western countries for adopting a double-standard policy toward the use of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMDs), reminding them of their support for slain Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein in his war on Iran in the 1980s.
Top diplomats of Iran, Russia and Turkey which serve as guarantors of the Syria peace process have sat down for talks in New York on the latest developments in the countrys Idlib Province, amid efforts to peacefully rid the area of terrorists.
In a speech at the UN General Assembly Session on Friday in New York, German Foreign Minister highlighted the need to maintain trade with Tehran and said Europe unanimously stands by Iran in nuclear deal dubbed JCPOA.
Irans top security official warns Israel against keeping up its strikes on positions of the Syrian army and its allies in support of terror groups, saying the regime will be given a firm response if it fails to stop such acts of aggression.
The European Unions foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, said on Wednesday a so-called Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) under consideration to facilitate trade with Iran could be in place before November.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif announced that so far, the central banks of seven European Union member states have agreed to create a special mechanism to facilitate financial transactions with the Islamic Republic during the era of US sanctions.
An Iranian deputy foreign minister made it clear for Europeans that their proposed mechanism for neutralizing the US oil and banking sanctions against Iran must be fully or partly carried out until at most November 4, when a new round of US sanctions officially takes effect.
Azerbaijans border authorities have reported a 43.4% rise in number of Azeri tourists to Iran during the first eight months of 2018. According to IRNA, 29.7% of Azerbaijans total foreign trips have been made to Iran, whereas the number of Iranian travelers to the neighboring country comprises only 9.4% of its incoming tourists, marking a 25.4% decrease compared to the same period last year.
A fire at Brazils 200-year-old national museum in early September resulted in incalculable losses and caused damages to thousands of invaluable ancient objects including the fossil of a dinosaurs tooth discovered in Iran.