Iran in photos: Dec. 19-25
December 25, The Iran Project – President Rouhani unveiling Iran's «Citizenship Rights Charter», Iran-Russia-Turkey trilateral meeting on Syria, Iranians celebrating longest night of year 'Yalda', President Rouhani's Central Asia tour that including Armenia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, Iranian Deputy FM Hossein Jaberi Ansari visit to Syria and Lebanon and meeting with senior officials dominated the country's media outlets in the past week (Dec 19 – Dec 25).
Snow blankets Tabriz
Heavy snow blankets the city of Tabriz in northwestern province of East Azarbaijan on Dec 19, 2016.
Funeral procession of veteran Iranian actor in Tehran
The funeral procession of veteran Iranian actor Jafar Vali was held at Tehran's Vahdat Hall on Dec 19, 2016. Vali died of lung disease in a Tehran hospital on Dec 17 at the age of 83.
President Rouhani unveils Iran's «Citizenship Rights Charter»
Iran's first Charter of Citizens' Rights was officially unveiled and released on Monday by President Hassan Rouhani.
Health Min. meets senior clerics in Qom
Iran health minister Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi meets senior clerics in Qom on Monday.
Iranians preparing to celebrate Yalda Night
Iranians are gearing up to celebrate one of the most ancient Persian celebrations called Yalda Night, the longest night of the year in the Northern Hemisphere.
Zarif pays tribute to assassinated Russian amb.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif paid tribute to the late Russian Ambassador to Ankara Andrey Karlov on Tuesday, ahead of talks with his counterpart Sergei Lavrov.
Iran, Russia and Turkey hold Syria talks in Moscow
The foreign ministers of Iran, Russia and Turkey discuss the future of Syria and the city of Aleppo at talks in Moscow on Tuesday.
Larijani meets with Bosnian counterpart
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani and Speaker of the House of Peoples of the Parliamentary Assembly of Bosnia and Herzegovina Safet Softić met and held a joint press conference on Tuesday.
Iranians celebrate longest night of year 'Yalda'
Yalda is the name by which the longest night of the year is known in Iran. Iranians mark the end of autumn and the advent of winter in one of the most celebrated national events.
President Rouhani officially welcomed by Armenian counterpart
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has arrived in Yerevan, the capital of Armenia, on the first leg of a Central Asia tour, which will also take him to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan at the invitation of the respective countries' heads of state.
Iran, Armenia ink 5 MoUs
The Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Armenia signed five cooperation documents and memoranda of understanding in the presence of President Rouhani and President Sargsyan.
Petronas inks coop. deal with NIOC
PETRONAS today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) to collaborate in a field study in South Azadegan and Cheshmeh Khosh oilfields.
President Rouhani officially welcomed in Astana
Visiting President Hassan Rouhani was officially welcomed by his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev at his presidential palace in Astana on Thursday morning.
Iran, Kazakhstan ink 5 cooperation documents
Iran and Kazakhstan on Thursday signed five documents for bilateral cooperation in various fields including banking, shipping in the Caspian Sea, and tourism activities.
President Rouhani meets Kazakh counterpart
President Hassan Rouhani and his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev meet in the capital city of Kazakhstan.
Iran Deputy FM visit to Syria
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari meets Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus on Thursday.
Iran Deputy FM visit to Lebanon
In a meeting on Thursday, Ansari and Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri discussed ways of Tehran-Beirut cooperation and relation expansion in all domains, including economic area.
Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari on Friday conferred with Secretary General of Hezbollah Resistance Movement Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari meets Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri in Beirut on Friday.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs, Hossein Jaberi Ansari meets Lebanese President Michel Aoun on Friday.
President Rouhani officially welcomed in Kyrgyzstan
President Hassan Rouhani heading the Iranian delegation, arrived in Kyrgyz capital Bishkek on Thursday afternoon, and was welcomed by his Kyrgyz counterpart Almazbek Atambayev at the airport.
Tehran, Bishkek sign 5 MoUs
During Pres. Rouhani's visit to Kyrgyzstan, the two countries' officials signed five cooperation documents and MoUs on IT, cultural exchange, medical services and fighting drug trafficking.
6th Tehran Auction
The 6th edition of Tehran Auction was held on Friday at Espinas Hotel in Tehran where the best of Iranian art was introduced and sold to art collectors.