Iran News Round Up

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's Senior Foreign Policy Advisor held direct talks with Syrian President Bashar al Assad in Damascus, while IRGC Qods Force Commander Qassem Soleimani personally dismissed reports claiming that he has been injured in Syria.
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei demanded that Iranian officials address the threat of foreign influence networks and criticized some officials for accusing the Basij Organization of being radical.
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned of foreign attempts to exploit ethnic and religious differences in Iraq during a meeting with Iraqi President Fuad Masum.
Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called for stronger Iranian-Russian cooperation in Syria during a meeting with President Vladimir Putin.
IRGC Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri reaffirmed joint Iranian-Russian counterterrorism operations in Syria and claimed that Iran and Russia "will succeed."
Ali Akbar Velayati claimed that Syrian President Bashar al Assad "is stronger than ever before" and that Iran remains committed to Assad.
The IAEA released its quarterly report affirming that Iran has begun dismantling centrifuges to expedite the process of implementing the P5+1 nuclear deal.
IRGC confirms again that Qods Force Commander Qassem Soleimani is alive and well after rumors of his death in Syria.
Iranian officials claimed French support for ISIS contributed to the November 13 Paris terrorist attacks.
Interim Tehran Friday Prayer Leader Hojjat ol Eslam Kazem Sedighi criticized President Hassan Rouhani's "attacks" in his November 8 speech on media censorship.