Iran News Round Up

Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian said that Iran will use "all of its power" to resolve the conflict in Syria with “the cooperation of Russia.
President Rouhani and senior military officials praised Iran's military capabilities during a ceremony commemorating Sacred Defense Week in Tehran.
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano traveled to Iran to meet with senior officials and visit the Parchin military site.
Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's Senior Military Advisor IRGC Major General Yahya Safavi highlighted Tehran's joint cooperation with Moscow on regional issues, specifically the ongoing Syrian crisis. Safavi, moreover, attributed Iran's growing regional influence to America's failed military interventions in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani reinforced the Supreme Leader's IRGC sentiments and advocated measures to increase the IRGC's role in the economy.
The Supreme Leader pushed back against President Rouhani's comments concerning guardianship of the Islamic Revolution and reinforced the IRGC's constitutional duty to protect the revolution, while IRGC Commander Major General Jafari reaffirmed his commitment to preserving revolutionary values.
President Rouhani declared that the IRGC is not the sole guardian of the Islamic Revolution and stressed the need for national unity.
Former nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili criticized the nuclear deal for preserving the "legal framework of sanctions." President Rouhani called for measures that will expand the role of the private sector in the national economy.
Members of the Special Parliamentary Commission to Review the JCPOA censured former nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili's criticisms of the JCPOA.
Former nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili stated that the extent of IAEA supervision violates Iran’s redlines.