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Iran English language newspaper headlines on Saturday, 16-03-2013

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Iran’s Biggest Gasoline Refinery Inaugurated

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad inaugurated the country’s biggest gasoline production hub with a production capacity of 16 million liters (ml) of petrol per day near the central city of Shazand.

Fighter Jet Chases US Spy Drone Over Persian Gulf

An Iranian fighter jet has pursued a US surveillance drone over the Persian Gulf, the Pentagon says.

Spanish Debt Hits Record 84.1% of GDP

Spain’s public debt hit a new record of 84.1 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) at the end of 2012, owing to increases both at the federal level and that of the country’s 17 autonomous regions, official data released on Friday showed.

IAEA Chief’s Support for Diplomacy on Iran

Iran’s nuclear issue should be resolved through dialog and there is as yet no evidence from its declared activities about any attempt to convert it into nuclear arms, said Director General of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano in New Delhi.

UN: US Drones Violate Pakistan’s Sovereignty

The head of a UN team investigating casualties from US drone strikes in Pakistan declared after a secret research trip to the country that the attacks violate Pakistan’s sovereignty.

UN: US Drones Violate Pakistan’s Sovereignty

The head of a UN team investigating casualties from US drone strikes in Pakistan declared after a secret research trip to the country that the attacks violate Pakistan’s sovereignty.

Esteqlal Roll Over Al-Ain

Goals in the second half from Jlloyd Samuel and Farhad Majidi gave Esteqlal a 2-0 win over Al-Ain of the United Arab Emirates at the Azadi Stadium on Wednesday as the Iranian side recorded their first victory in Group D of this year’s AFC Champions League.

Arab Ministers Anti-Iran Allegations False

An informed source with the Iranian Foreign Ministry has dismissed the ‘empty and fictional’ allegations that the Islamic Republic is aiding terrorists in Bahrain and Yemen.

IRGC Official: Arrogant Powers inMessy Situation

Arrogant powers are in a messy situation due to their failure to break the resistance of the Iranian nation, the Leader’s representative at Islamic Revolution’s Guards Corps (IRGC) Hojjatoleslam Ali Saeedi said on Thursday.

Media Coverage ofIP Gasline Inspiring

Ambassador of Pakistan to Tehran Khalid Aziz Babar said he was inspired to witness the keen interest and serious follow-up of Iranian mass media on the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline.

Cmdr: Navy Crosses Equator for First Time

Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said that for the first time Iran’s naval forces crossed the equator in the Pacific Ocean.

Envoy: Chavez, One of NAM’s Greatest Leaders

Iran’s Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN Gholam Hossein Dehqani expressed sadness over the demise of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, and said Chavez was one of the greatest leaders of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM).

3 Iranian TV Channels Jammed On W2A Satellite

Three Iranian TV channels on W2A satellite were interrupted due to illegal jamming, Press TV reports.