Iran English language newspaper headlines on Wednesday, 16-07-2014

Iran Daily
Iran sanctions cost US economy up to $175b

Sanctions imposed by the US on Iran have carried a significant cost to the US economy, a new report published by the National Iranian American Council found.


killed in Afghanistan bomb blast 89

militant blew up a car packed with explosives near a busy market and a mosque in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing 89 people and wounding more than 40 in one of the deadliest attacks since the 2001 US-led invasion.

Zarif, Kerry describe talks as good and serious

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his US counterpart John Kerry described their two-day meeting in Vienna over Tehran’s nuclear program as good and positive.

Iraqi parliament elects speaker

Iraqi lawmakers elected a parliament speaker on Tuesday in the first step to break the country’s political deadlock as Iraqi security forces advanced into the northern city of Tikrit in a renewed assault.

Israel benefiting from Muslims silence on Gaza

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Monday Israel is taking advantage of the Islamic world’s inattention to commit crimes against the Palestinians.

Larijani: Muslims must stand united against Israel

Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani called on Muslim countries to stand united in the face of Israeli atrocities as the Tel Aviv regime intensifies fatal air raids on the blockaded Gaza Strip.

IRGC officiasupports Iranianlnegotiating team

Acting Commander of the Islamic Revolution’s Guards Corps (IRGC) Brigadier General Hossein Salami has voiced support for Iranian negotiating team in talks with the world six powers.