IRGC dep. coordinator:
TEHRAN (defapress) – The IRGC Deputy Coordinator Admiral Ali Fadavi said that IRGC is strong enough to operate even beyond what it is doing right now.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Major General Hossein Salami highlighted the elite force’s position at the forefront of countering the enemies, saying the Islamic Republic does not want war with any country but is ready to foil the possible threats.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Chairman of Iranian Parliament’s Nuclear Committee said Europeans can save the Iran nuclear deal (JCPOA) following the US’ withdrawal, but they do not want to pay the price that the measures needed to preserve the agreement entail.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the country would never give in to pressures and the enemies’ language of force.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Ambassador to Iraq Iraj Masjedi met with Iraqi President Barham Salih in Baghdad to discuss regional developments.
TEHRAN (defapress)- The Iranian foreign ministry said the US pressures to make Tehran surrender are in vain, stressing the need for Washington to act upon undertakings based on the 2015 nuclear deal and resolution 2231.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Cultural Attaché of Armenian Embassy to the Islamic Republic of Iran Eduard Khachaturian said on Saturday that Tehran-Yerevan ties will be broadened upon organizing Armenia’s Cultural Week in Iran.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iran’s Army Commander Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi highlighted the country’s full readiness to counter foreign threats and said at the current situation, further boosting the Army units’ preparedness is “an inevitable necessity”.
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iran’s minister of education dismissed any shift in the country’s position on Afghan students, saying his ministry keeps providing Afghan children residing in Iran with the opportunity to receive free education.
Iran’s UK envoy:
TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Ambassador to London, Hamid Baeidinejad, told BBC that Iran wishes for no conflict with the United States, but the entire nation is ready to stand up to US pressure and sanctions.