TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Tuesday addressed a gathering of Iranian authorities and ambassadors of Muslim nations on the occasion of Eid al-Mab’ath, the anniversary of the appointment of Muhammad (PBUH) to prophethood through divine order.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani highlighted the “Islamic democracy” prevailing in the country and said the Islamic Republic is proud that all high-ranking officials of the country have been “directly or indirectly” elected by the people.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Taliban overran three security checkpoints in Afghanistan’s northern Takhar province, killing eight policemen and cutting off a key road and two of the region’s districts, an Afghan official said on Tuesday.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The seventh session of the JCPOA joint commission, a group tasked with monitoring commitments to the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and six world powers, is underway in the Austrian capital of Vienna.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iraq has launched the third and final phase of work to expand its southern Halfaya oil field, aiming to double its output capacity in 2018 to 400,000 barrels per day, a state-run oil company said.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Leader of the Islamic Revolution underlined the importance of the upcoming elections in Iran, saying the people of the country would massively participate in the polls and foil enemies’ plots to undermine the Islamic Establishment.