Iran News Round Up

Senior cleric condemns recent wave of acid attacks; President Rouhani calls for thorough investigation of attacks on women; Law Enforcement commander denies reports of border clashes with Pakistani forces; Deputy foreign minister says Iran "welcomes" sincere collaboration with neighbors to combat terrorism
Supreme Leader leads prayers during funeral procession for former Assembly of Experts chairman; IRGC Deputy Commander touts Iran's rising global influence; Foreign ministry reiterates Iran's support for Lebanon; Artesh Navy Commander meets with Chinese defense minister
Supreme Leader stresses self-reliance and scientific advancement; Judiciary Head warns against sedition; President Rouhani nominates minister of science; Parliament speaker reiterates Iran's support to Iraqi prime minister
Supreme Leader condoles passing of Assembly of Experts Chairman; Head of intelligence ministry says foreign agents have been arrested in Iran; IRGC Commander claims Iranian missiles cover full-range of occupied Palestine; Iraqi prime minister meets with senior officials in Tehran; Parliamentary delegation travels to Russia; Artesh Navy Commander visits Shanghai naval base; Expert-level nuclear talks resume tomorrow in Vienna
Senior IRGC Commander speaks on sidelines of memorial ceremony; Quds Force Commander says US strategy against ISIL will "fail" IRGC Ground Forces Deputy Commander says IRGC plays an advisory role in Iraq Syria; Iran unveils new radar systems; Senior officials meet with Lebanese defense minister; Senior nuclear negotiator briefs parliament on P5+1 talks, announcing US has accepted 4,000 operational centrifuges
International Affairs Deputy to Office of the Supreme Leader praises Yemen's armed resistance; IRGC commander censures US-led coalition against ISIL; Defense minister meets with Lebanese counterpart in Tehran; Iraqi prime minister scheduled to arrive in Tehran next week; IRGC commander reportedly killed by rebel forces in Syria
IRGC Deputy Commander touts Islamic Republic’s strength; Supreme Leader's representative in the IRGC says Iran's borders stretch to Lebanon and the Mediterranean; Supreme Leader meets with Palestinian Islamic Jihad Secretary-General in Tehran; MP says Saudi Arabia is "frightened" by Iranian influence in Yemen; Negotiators conclude Nuclear talks in Vienna
President Rouhani claims economic recovery and expresses confidence in reaching a comprehensive nuclear deal; Iran and Russia hold joint naval exercise in Caspian Sea and strike financial agreement; Officials meet in Vienna for nuclear negotiations; Senior Lebanese Hezbollah official welcomes arming of Lebanese Army; Iranian and Western figures attend Iran-Europe Forum held in London to discuss investment opportunities in Iran post-sanctions
Supreme Leader calls for unified Muslim world; Senior officials respond to Saudi foreign minister's criticism of Iran's regional efforts; Seven law enforcement members die in plane crash; Senior Iraqi Hezbollah official says US forces will be targeted in Iraq; Nuclear talks between Iran and the P5+1 kick off
Supreme Leader hikes mountains in Northern Tehran; Senior MP says sanctions will not impede technological advancements; Law enforcement commander announces the arrest of 14 individuals linked to Saravan attacks; Iran and Turkey discuss Syrian crisis; Senior nuclear negotiator announces framework of upcoming talks with P5+1