President Rouhani Christmas greetings to Pope
In a message to Pope Francis, the Iranian President has sent his greetings for Christmas and the New Year, saying: “I hope that in the New Year, we will witness the eradication of all evil, ugliness, discrimination, and poverty for humanity.”
British Foreign Secretary in Tehran
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has landed in Tehran for meetings with his Iranian counterpart and other officials.
He will initially meet with Iran’s FM Javad Zarif, followed by a meeting with Ali Shamkhani, Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran.
IUC opens with Rouhani speech
The 31st Islamic Unity Conference has opened in Tehran with a speech by President Rouhani. Over 220 dignitaries from the Islamic world, and 300 guests from Iran are attending the Conference entitled “Unity and the requirements of modern Islamic civilization”.
Iranian President declares end to Daesh
The Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani, has announced the end of the Daesh in the region and said: “Uprooting the terrorist group has been a great achievement.”
He added: “The terrorist organization, backed and armed by certain great powers and reactionary states in the region, plundered and pillaged ancient sites and museums in Iraq and Syria and sold the artifacts on international markets with the help of the very same governments supporting them.
Amano in Tehran: Iran is committed
Director General of the IAEA has emphasized that Iran has complied with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) nuclear deal and has asked for all co-signatories to remain committed.
The high price US will pay
On Monday 18 September, CNN’s Christiane Amanpour conducted an exclusive interview with President Rouhani who is attending the UN General Assembly in New York.
Rouhani: We are able to return to pre-JCPOA in hours
The President of Iran spoke to Parliament when he presented his cabinet for a vote of confidence, and said: ‘Engagement with the world and preserving the honor and dignity of the Iranian people is our first priority and policy in this government. A new chapter has opened in our global interactions after the JCPOA agreement.’
Who is the President’s legal assistant
A lesser-known figure in the executive field of academic activities was appointed by Hasan Rouhani as his legal assistant.