Coronavirus pandemic has forced some smaller size mourning gatherings, used to be held in the past in the roofed places to commemorate the martyrdom of the third Imam of Shiites
In a Monday telephone conversation, Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Ukrainian counterpart Dmytro Kuleba conferred on the Ukrainian passenger flight 752, that was mistakenly downed near the Iranian capital some months ago, as well as the coronavirus pandemic.
Iranian Parliament Speaker’s Special Aide for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Lt. Gen. Qasem Soleimani was an outstanding diplomat and a great politician besides being a general.
Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance said that in the first 9 months of this current Iranian year (will end on March 20, 2020), the amount of foreign investment increased by 32 percent compared to the same period last year.
Yemen Ambassador to Tehran Ibrahim Mohammad Mohammad al-Deilami paid a visit to the family of the assassinated IRGC Commander Lt. Gen. Qasem Soleimani in Tehran to offer condolences and blessings.
In a phone conversation with his Turkish counterpart, Iranian Minister of Defense Brigadier General Amir Hatami said that Iran is ready to give harsh response to any of the enemies' adventurous measures.
Hundreds of Syrian people gathered in the main square of Homs city to commemorate martyred Iranian commander Lt. General Qassem Soleimani and condemn his assassination by the US.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif highlighted the US government’s major role in increased tensions in the Middle East and said American troops will have no place in the future of the region.
A political analyst and former US government adviser underlined the major role of Iran’s Martyr Qassem Soleimani in the collapse of the Daesh (ISIS or ISIL) terrorist group and said the top commander was working against Washington’s plans and objectives.
Hundreds of thousands of Iraqis chanting "Death to America" have joined the funeral procession for Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani and Iraqi anti-terror forces chief Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis in Baghdad.