The incumbent Director-General of UNESCO has said the organization will participate in Persepolis repair and maintenance.
National Day of Saadi Commemorated in Iran. Saadi is known as a poetry both in and outside of Iran for his enticing choice of word, ethical and social teachings.
Iranians celebrate Lady Fatima Zahra’s birth anniversary, designated by the Islamic Republic as Mother's Day in the country.
American scholar of Iranian and Central Asian studies, professor Richard Nelson Frye has passed away at the age of 94.