Iran English language newspaper headlines on Monday, 15-09-2014

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ISIL executes British worker

UK Prime Minister David Cameron vowed on Sunday that Britain would do all it could to catch the killers of a British aid worker beheaded by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), which he condemned as an “act of pure evil.


Iran wins world Greco-Roman title for first time

Iranian grabbed a gold, a silver and two bronze medals to celebrate its first championship in the 2014 world Greco-Roman bouts in the Uzbek capital Tashkent with 42 points on Sunday.


Iraq’s Allawiendorses new PM

Iraq’s Vice President Iyad Allawi endorsed Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Sunday, a move that will be seen as a step towards reconciliation in a political system that desperately needs to rebuild to allow Baghdad to fight Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

Scottish independence campaign leads before referendum

Support for Scottish independence from the United Kingdom took the lead over unionists days before a referendum in an ICM poll reported by the Sunday Times.

Report: NSA, GCHQ have secret access to Deutsche Telekom

The US National Security Agency and British intelligence services are able to secretly access data from telecoms giant Deutsche Telekom and several other German operators, according to Der Spiegel weekly.

Iran nuclear team to head to New York Tuesday

Iran’s nuclear negotiating team will head to New York on Tuesday for the next round of talks with Sextet of world powers, a top Iranian diplomat said.

Irish speaker, Kenyan team to visit

Speaker of the Irish parliament and a parliamentary delegation from Kenya will visit Iran the near future.


Official says Paris conference just for show

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Saturday his country has no wish to attend an international conference in Paris next week on fighting the terrorist group of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), dismissing the meeting as just for show.


Aide to Leader: UN chief’s report on Iran unjust, biased

A new report by the UN secretary-general to the UN General Assembly on the human rights situation in Iran is unjust and biased, a senior advisor to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said.

Defense minister to visit Turkmenistan

Iran’s defense minister is scheduled to visit Turkmenistan to meet high-ranking political and military officials of that country.

Iran, Germany call for boosting scientific cooperation

Iran and Germany on Sunday called for boosting scientific and technology cooperation.