In a speech delivered on the occasion, the Iranian president strongly defended his internal and foreign policies over the past four years, stressing that the heavy participation of Iranian citizens in the last elections has demonstrated political progress and maturity that has been achieved in the country.
The Iranian president also highlighted the importance of the security of Northeast Asia, saying the country will also lend support for the stability and development of Asia.
"I confirm the vote and appoint you as president of the republic", Khamenei said on August 3 at a ceremony in Tehran that was attended by Iranian officials and foreign dignitaries.
Among them was EU's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, who coordinates follow-up of Iran'snuclear deal.
Meeting Mogherini before the ceremony in parliament, Rouhani called for greater efforts to uphold the 2015 nuclear deal struck by Iran and world powers despite the fresh U.S. sanctions passed last week.
Venezuela restores opposition leader Ledezma's house arrest
Saab has been criticized by members of the opposition for defending the government's tough sentences for political prisoners. On Monday, the Trump administration sanctioned Maduro and froze any assets he might have under USA jurisdiction.
Venezuela's President Maduro Mocks Trump After US Sanctions
In a further statement on the company's website , Smartmatic says that the system used in Venezuela is "tamper evident". Given that the opposition refused to field candidates, the figure gives an indication of support for the government.
Rohani, a 68-year-old self-proclaimed moderate, was reelected as Iran's president in May.
On Thursday, the first part of the inauguration took place, as Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei approved the results of the elections, held on May 19, and confirmed Rouhani as the country's president.
Trump signed a bill Wednesday that imposes mandatory penalties on those involved in Iran's ballistic missile program and anyone who does business with them. Provided below are brief descriptions of how the Act affects the existing USA sanctions programs targeting Russia, Iran, and North Korea.
Terrorists present at the inauguration included Sheikh Naim Qassem, the deputy secretary-general of Hezbollah - Iran's Shia proxy in Lebanon and Syria. It also imposes mandatory sanctions on the already-sanctioned Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps ("IRGC") and the IRGC-Quds Force (and their officials, agents, and affiliates) for their support for worldwide terrorism.
Amnesty International has called on the European Union to take a tougher stance after accusing Iran of a "vicious crackdown" that it says has dashed hopes of rights reform. Rouhani has to announce his new cabinet members to Parliament within 14 days.
A day after sharing a new poster of the film, Bollywood actor Aamir Khan revealed the first trailer of Secret Superstar . A few days back Aamir Khan had to clarify that his upcoming movie, Thug of Hindostan , is not his biopic and now this.
The elite force are a semi-independent branch of Iran's military that answers only to the country's supreme leader the Ayatollah. Iran successfully tested a rocket that can deliver satellites into orbit on the day the sanctions were announced.
It is likely the fate of the Galaxy Note 7 is why Samsung has elected to announce the Galaxy Note 8 much later in August. A few days ago, noted leaker and VentureBeat contributor Evan Blass leaked the "final specs" of the Note 8.
Matic only made his debut in Dublin against Sampdoria on Wednesday [2 August], 11 days before their Premier League opener. So what starting XI do supporters want to see this year? We're talking about it [a new contract].
Ironically, the 2016 HOF Game was cancelled due to player safety concerns over what many thought were improper field conditions. Asked if there are any veterans he is looking forward to seeing, Arians said the game is "all about young guys".
The retirement of Ahmed Patel (Cong), Dilipbhai Pandya (BJP) and Irani (BJP) - all from Gujarat - is due on August 18. The politicial advisor of Sonia Gandhi , Ahmad Patel is also contesting for Rajya Sabha.
It is now a year since the last cut in the Bank of England base rate, with many expecting a rise could be imminent. This explains why the Bank cut its forecast for economic growth for this year and next.
In the previous quarter, the company warned that the stores were performing poorly, especially those based in shopping malls. Starbucks will continue to sell Teavana drinks in its Starbucks stores as well as bottled Teavana drinks in grocery stores.
Woman who convinced boyfriend to kill himself faces sentencing
Carter and Roy had met on vacation in Florida through their families, but once both were back in MA , they rarely saw each other. On Wednesday, Roy's aunt Kim Bozzi said Carter should be given 20 years of imprisonment in order to keep her away from society.
Australian cricket pay war finally over
However, it has been confirmed that the players will receive back-pay once the brand new MoU is completed and signed . The most divisive issue in the dispute involved revenue sharing.
Kam Chancellor and Seahawks agree to three-year extension
The "Legion of Boom" hit payday early in August, with Kam Chancellor getting a three-year extension from the Seattle Seahawks . The 29 year old is entering his eighth season with the Seahawks , and has amassed 729 tackles and 12 interceptions.
Sensex ends at record close; Eicher Motors leads
Nifty50 hit a fresh all-time high of 10,128.60, backed by a solid show by auto, metal, pharma and IT stocks. On BSE , 1,056 stocks were advancing whereas 1,618 stocks were lagging when the session ended.
Veteran 3-Man Crew Launches to International Space Station
As astronaut who graduated from the University of Tennessee will spend the next four months on the International Space Station . NASA will start sending astronauts up to the station using ships developed by SpaceX and Boeing by the end of next year.
Britain announces petrol and diesel auto ban
Mr Gove added that outside London there are a "limited number of roads" which have too many diesel vehicles travelling on them. In addition, the 103-page report accompanying yesterday's announcement makes no mention of tractors or other farm vehicles.