Bahman Farmanara’s life and work is often split into two broad categories on either side of 1979. Films made before and after the Islamic/ Iranian Revolution. But Bahman, who began making films in 1972, would tell you it’s been nearly the same, he has never been a favourite of the government like say, popular filmmaker Majid Majidi, it’s just that it was a little harder after the revolution. Something, that perhaps, made him sign up as a candidature for the office of president five years ago.
Tehran: Ali Daei believes that the Islamic Republic of Iran and Japan are the most likely contenders to reach the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 final, with the continental competition now less than four weeks away.
So irresponsible a person as US President Donald Trump is not expected to take on another responsibility, said Iranian president at the 2nd Conference of Speakers of Parliaments of Afghanistan, China, Iran, Pakistan, Russia and Turkey on Saturday.
The second Speakers’ conference between Iran, Pakistan, Turkey, China, Russia, and Afghanistan, aimed at combating terrorism and strengthening regional communications kicked off with the attendance of Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani on Saturday morning in Tehran.
Iran’s foreign minister dismissed a recent report by Reuters on the alleged removal of oil sales from Europe’s Special-Purpose Vehicle (SPV) saying oil trade is the axis of Iran-Europe financial channel.
Senior spokesperson for the IR of Iran armed forces has emphasized that his country has no involvement in Iraq and Syria, adding: “Iran has no need for a military basis in Syria that has to be attacked.”
At a meeting with the UK Ambassador in Tehran, Robert Macaire, the Head of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Iran stated: “A joint exhibition held between the National Museum of Iran and the British Museum can be a common project between the two countries. We are also ready to hold a handicrafts fair in the UK.”