• President unveils stamp honoring Lieutenant General Soleimani

    President unveils stamp honoring Lieutenant General Soleimani

    President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday unveiled the memorial stamp honoring Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani on the first anniversary of his martyrdom. Tehran, Iran. January 2, IRNA/

  • Video mapping on 1st anniversary of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani's assassination

    Video mapping on 1st anniversary of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani's assassination

    Tehran Municipality implemented a video mapping late on Friday night on the iconic Azadi Tower in southwest Tehran to mark the first anniversary of martyrdom of the former IRGC commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani. Tehran, Iran. January 2, IRNA/ Abdollah Heidari.

  • New Year ceremony in Saint Sarkis Cathedral

    New Year ceremony in Saint Sarkis Cathedral

    The 2021 New Year ceremony was held in the presence of Archbishop of Armenians in Tehran Sebouh Sarkissian and representative of Armenians in Iranian Parliament by observing health protocols.

  • Renovation of historical houses in Isfahan

    Renovation of historical houses in Isfahan

    East of Isfahan has numerous historical monuments that are supposed to be rebuilt and renovated with the aim of the tourism boom, which will lead to the development of the tourism industry in this region. Isfahan Province, Iran, December 31, 2020. IRNA/Zahra Baghban

  • Gavshan Dam in west Iran

    Gavshan Dam in west Iran

    Gavshan Dam, with capacity of 552 million cubic meters of water, is an embankment dam on Gaveh River 75 km of north of Kermanshah Province, western Iran, December 31, 2020. IRNA/Mosleh Pirkhazranian

  • Dahaneh Gholaman in eastern Iran

    Dahaneh Gholaman in eastern Iran

    Dahaneh-e Gholaman is a town located 57 km from Zabol in the northern areas of Sistan and Baluchestan province. Italian archeologists discovered the town in 1959. The town is named after a natural canyon, where slave traders brought African slaves into Iran for sale. Sistan and Baluchestan Province, Iran. Dec 30, IRNA/ Hamed Gholami

  • Gulls symbolize Iran’s Bandar Anzali city

    Gulls symbolize Iran’s Bandar Anzali city

    Large white-headed gulls symbolize Bandar Anzali city that is located in the Gilan Province, Iran. Dec 29, 2020. IRNA/ Mojtaba Mohammadi

  • Celebrating Christmas in Northwestern Iran

    Celebrating Christmas in Northwestern Iran

    Christmas was celebrated among Iranian Christians by observing the health protocols at the Church of Saint Mary in Northwestern Iran due to the global pandemic. Orumiyeh, Iran. Dec 27, IRNA/ Taha Asgharkhani.

  • 150 Tons of tomato exports through Mirjaveh

    150 Tons of tomato exports through Mirjaveh

    Each month 150 tons of tomatoes produced from 23 hectares of Mirjaveh greenhouses are exported to the Persian Gulf countries. Mirjaveh County, Sistan and Baluchestan Province, Iran. Dec 26, IRNA

  • Three national petrochemical projects open in Iran

    Three national petrochemical projects open in Iran

    President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated three national petrochemical projects in western provinces of Iran on Thursday. He inaugurated the projects through video-conference in Ilam, Hamedan, and West Azarbaijan provinces. This is the 38th phase of the inaugurations series of big national projects during his administration.Tehran, Iran. Dec 26, IRNA/

  • Snowy day in beginning of winter in Tehran

    Snowy day in beginning of winter in Tehran

    Snowfall in the first days of the winter season in Damavand County in Tehran has given this region a winter face and brought joy to the people. Dec 25, IRNA/ Elham Heydari

  • Int’l Exhibition of Home Appliances in Iran

    Int’l Exhibition of Home Appliances in Iran

    The 20th International Exhibition of Home Appliances of Iran kicked off at Tehran Permanent International Fairground on Friday. Dec 25, IRNA/ Ehsan Naderipour

  • Celebrating Christmas in Iran

    Celebrating Christmas in Iran

    Due to the global pandemic, Christmas was celebrated among Iranian Christians by observing the health protocols at the Church of Saint Gregor the Illuminator in Tehran. Dec 25, IRNA/ Genia & Jooana Abadian

  • Heavy snowfall in northwestern Iran

    Heavy snowfall in northwestern Iran

    Heavy snowfall is seen in a series of images in Khalkhal, northwestern Iran. Dec 25, 2020. IRNA/Bahram Naghizadeh

  • Eucharist ceremony in Tehran’s St. Joseph Cathedral
  • Urmia Lake

    Urmia Lake

    The revival of Urmia Lake (Persian Daryācheh-ye Orūmīyeh) as the first concern of the Government and the northwestern people of the country has led to the vital plans for directing water to the lake at its final stage. The album depicts some photos of the lake which is better known as 'Turquoise Solitaire of Azarbaijan' by Iranians. Lake Urmia, located between East and West Azarbaijan provinces, was once the largest salt-water lake in the Middle East. Dec 23, 2020. IRNA/ Taha Asgharkhani

  • 17th National Resistance Theater Festival winds up in Tehran

    17th National Resistance Theater Festival winds up in Tehran

    The 17th edition of the National Resistance Theater Festival came to an end in a ceremony in Tehran, Iran. Dec 23, 2020. Few people were allowed to attend the ceremony due to restrictions to contain COVID-19 pandemic. IRNA/Marziyeh Mousavi

  • Afghan official meets with FM Zarif

    Afghan official meets with FM Zarif

    Afghan National Security official Hamdullah Mohib, currently on a visit to Tehran, met and held talks with the Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday. Tehran, Iran. , 2020. IRNA/Mojtaba Mohammadloo.

  • Azeri Deputy PM meets with Vaezi

    Azeri Deputy PM meets with Vaezi

    Azerbaijan Deputy Prime Minister Shahin Mostafayev on Tuesday night met with the Head of Presidential Office Mahmoud Vaezi. Vaezi expressed joy over the termination of military conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia, saying that Iran is ready to help resolve permanently the dispute between the two neighboring countries. Tehran, Iran. . Dec 23, 2020. IRNA/ Asghar Khamseh.

  • Afghan official meets with Shamkhani

    Afghan official meets with Shamkhani

    Afghan National Security official Hamdullah Mohib is on a visit to Tehran, held a meeting with Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani. Tehran, Iran. , 2020. IRNA/Marzieh Soleimani.

  • IRNA's selected photos during December 2020

    IRNA's selected photos during December 2020

    IRNA's selected photos during December 2020. Dec 22. IRNA/

  • Frontline hereos away from homes on Yalda Night

    Frontline hereos away from homes on Yalda Night

    Nurses as frontline workers have been working under dangerous conditions since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Last night marked the winter solstice, which is the longest night of the year, is known as “Yalda Night”. It was the time when family members got together to celebrate, but nurses could not celebrate the festivity as they were devoting themselves to their careers in the hospitals. Dec 21, 2020. IRNA/ Ali Asghar Ghezelsafloo

  • Last Yalda of century with social distancing

    Last Yalda of century with social distancing

    At the end of autumn and the beginning of summer, there is a traditional ceremony among Iranians called Yalda. It used to be warmer and happier and all Iranians were thinking about family gatherings, but, this year due to the outbreak of coronavirus, people avoid gatherings, Most of Iranians now believe that if they celebrate the last Yalda of century far from each other, they will be able to be safe to see other Yaldas in the future.

  • National Nurse Day coinciding with Yalda Eve

    National Nurse Day coinciding with Yalda Eve

    Yalda, the year's longest night which actually heralds the coming of longer days by the winter being just around the corner is one of the nation's most charming festivals. Iran's National Nurse Day coincides with the birth anniversary of one of the most revered ladies for Shia Muslims Hadrat Zeinab (SA). Tehran, Iran. December 20, 2020. IRNA/ Hassan Shirvani.

  • Iran's National Nurse Day

    Iran's National Nurse Day

    Iran's National Nurse Day coincides with the birth anniversary of one of the most revered ladies for Shia Muslims Hadrat Zeinab (SA). Nurses are uniquely at risk of COVID-19, and are affected by the pandemic. Tehran, Iran. December 20, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Yousefi.

  • Rimdan-Gabd border crossing opens

    Rimdan-Gabd border crossing opens

    Iran and Pakistan opened Rimdan-Gabd cross-border gateway on December 19 in the presence of senior officials. December 19, 2020. IRNA/Rostam Kariminezhad

  • Snow blankets Iran’s Hamedan

    Snow blankets Iran’s Hamedan

    Autumn snowfall in the last month of the autumn season in Hamedan has brought joy to the citizens. Hamedan, Iran. December 19, 2020. IRNA/Javad Hamedani

  • Online concert by Iranian Rastak Music Group

    Online concert by Iranian Rastak Music Group

    Rastak Music Group performed online concert to mark Yalda Night traditional ceremony. Rastak is active in Iran since 1997. Iranians celebrate Yalda Night, the longest night of the year. Tehran, Iran. December 19, 2020. IRNA/ Marzieh Mousavi.

  • Tourist attraction in NW Iran; Elgoli  Park

    Tourist attraction in NW Iran; Elgoli Park

    Elgoli park is one of the best historical scenic parks in Tabriz city, Northwestern Iran, and this place is one of the recreational areas of Tabriz. According to some documents, this park is being constructed almost 500 years ago in the southeast of Tabriz. This recreational area has been repaired in the year 1970 according to the former lines of architecture. Tabriz, Iran. December 18, 2020. IRNA/ Kazem Yousefi.

  • Snowy day in last days of Autumn in NW Iran

    Snowy day in last days of Autumn in NW Iran

    Snowfall in the last days of the autumn season in Bostan Abad County in Northwestern Iran gave this region a winter face and brought joy to the people, Tabriz, Iran. December 18, 2020. IRNA/ Ali Kabir.