Iranian clubs Esteghlal, Persepolis and Zob Ahan seek to repeat their Matchday Three victories against Al Hilal, Al Ahli and Al Wasl, respectively, when they take on the two Saudi Arabian clubs and the Emirati side on Matchday Four of the 2019 AFC Champions League (ACL) group stage.
The Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee on Monday finalized a motion to support the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) against a recent decision by the US to label the force as “a terrorist group”, the committee spokesman said.
Persian language media relyong on financial support from the US and the UK are seeking to create rift between the Iranian nation and government officials, said Iran’s ambassador to the UK Hamid Baeidinejad.
The US government has imposed new sanctions on an Iranian bank and its subsidiaries, accusing them of using front companies in three countries to evade the previous sanctions -- allegations which the lender has dismissed as “sheer lies.”
Iranian people from all walks of life are joining the government and the armed forces in a nationwide relief campaign to help thousands of fellow countrymen and women affected by historic floods in two northern provinces.
Four Iranian border guards rescued this week from detention by a terrorist group have arrived in Tehran to a warm welcome ceremony attended by a top commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Crops (IRGC).
Just one day after the US government issued a congratulatory message to the Iranian nation on the occasion of the New Year according to the Persian calendar year, it sanctioned 14 Iranian individuals as well as 17 organizations for supporting Iran’s “defensive entities”.