Iran's president Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday left Tehran for Indonesia to take part in an event commemorating the ۶۰th anniversary of the Asian-African Conference.
A Cairo court sentenced former Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi to 20 years in prison.
For the first time, representatives of all screened films in competitive section of FIFF will visit Tehran to participate in the festival.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hailed the favorable atmosphere created internationally following the progress in the nuclear talks between Tehran and world powers, saying that the country's status has been improving 'day by day'.
Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ali Jannati said on Monday that the umrah (minor) Hajj pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia has been suspended by Iran.
Iran is facing growing warnings that its deteriorating water crisis could eventually undermine its food security.
An aerial attack by a US drone has killed at least four people in northwest Pakistan, security officials say.
US Secretary of State John Kerry has asked the US Congress to allow nuclear talks between world powers and Iran to proceed without interference as the self-imposed deadline for the negotiations looms.
President Rouhani asserted that Islamic Revolution of Iran has brought women to the social front and praised Ayat. Khomeini as the pioneer.
A political aide to president’s office has said nuclear negotiations would prove a test of political will for the US officials.
Khosrow Sinayi, the pioneer Iranian filmmaker said: “I trust the organizers of Fajr International Film Festival and if they have decided to separate national and international sections of FIFF, it means they have done research and I believed that Fajr festival really deserve the international label.”
Alireza Raeisian considered FIFF's workshops for coproduction, marketing and screening helpful regarding open new markets to the Iranian cinema.
Head of the international section of the 33rd FIFF described new approach of Iran Film Market and announced that more than 75 international TV channels, film companies, festival presidents and guests will attend Tehran film market.
Mohammad Atebayi considered Fajr International Film Festival as an opportunity to meet the audiences’ requirement.
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined Tehran’s steadfast opposition to any foreign meddling in region, Yemen in particular.
The visiting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday held a meeting with Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei in Tehran.
Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari underscored that termination of all sanctions and possession of the full nuclear fuel cycle as Iran's redline in any nuclear agreement with the world powers.
Chairman of Iran's Expediency Council (EC) Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani underlined that the joint statement issued after the nuclear talks between Tehran and the world powers in the Swiss city of Lausanne was just the start of an unleveled path to a final, practical deal.
The Iranian foreign ministry expressed deep concern over the dire situation of the Palestinians in Syria's Yarmuk refugee camp which has been under attack by the Takfiri terrorists for the last several days.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a joint press conference with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan underlined the necessity for the two countries' cooperation in campaign against extremism, stressed that war and bloodshed in Yemen should come to an end immediately.