Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian urged the Egyptian government to make all-out efforts to help the Palestinians in the Gaza Strip to receive their aid cargoes sooner.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a phone talk with Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad called for cooperation and immediate efforts by Islamic countries to render effective help and assistance to the people in Gaza, stop the Zionist regime's attacks and remove the siege of the enclave.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani renewed Iran's support for the role of political dialogue in resolving regional problems and disputes.
A delegation comprising senior Iranian parliamentary officials is slated to visit Mexico in the coming days to discuss expansion of ties and cooperation with officials of the Central American country.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his counterpart from Islamic countries voiced concern over the ongoing bloodshed in the Gaza Strip, and vowed to do their best to end the three-week massacre of the innocent civilians by the Israeli military in the besieged enclave.
Iran plans to unveil several new missile and radar systems late in September, Commander of Khatam ol-Anbia Air Defense Base Brigadier General Farzad Esmayeeli announced on Monday.
An English-language daily on Monday compared President Rouhaniˈs administrationˈs nuclear negotiating team with that of former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejadˈs team.
Iran strongly condemned Fridayˈs armed attack on the Quds Day demonstrators in Nigeria which left 24 dead and 50 injured.
By Farhad Mamdouhi
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Friday advised the Zionist regime to stop massacre of Gaza people and remove blockade of the enclaved region.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned international bodies not to tarnish their own images with the world public opinion any more by keeping silent over the Zionist regime crimes in Gaza.
Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham said that Iranˈs humanitarian aid package to Gaza people is awaiting the cooperation of the Egyptian government.
The nuclear negotiating team would follow guidelines drawn up by the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei in the upcoming talks, Vice President Ali Akbar Salehi said on Friday.
The Iranian Foreign Ministry rejected the remarks by the US officials that Tehran's excessive demands will result in the failure of talks with the world powers, and said Iran has no excessive demands and is merely seeking to maintain its nuclear rights.
The Iranian parliament is due to send six lawmakers to Gaza in the coming days to study the recent developments in the region and the Zionist regime's crimes against the Palestinian people.
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani voiced concern about the Palestinian people's dire conditions, and said they need basic necessities and weapons to defend themselves.