A look at Iranian newspaper front pages on September 14

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of newspapers on Monday and picked headlines from 16 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.

The opposing views of Zarif and Jalili [the current and former heads of the Iranian nuclear negotiating team] about whether or not implementation of the Vienna nuclear accord will lead to termination of sanctions dominated the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Monday.


Ettela’at: Europeans have staged massive rallies in support of Syrian migrants.

People in Britain, France, Germany, Denmark, Italy, Czech, Poland, Slovakia, Greece, Portugal, Hungary, Austria and the Netherlands took to the street in solidarity with Syrian migrants.

Ettela’at: President Rouhani has said the conclusion of the nuclear deal ushers in a friendlier atmosphere in relations between Iran and the rest of the world.

At a meeting with the Brazilian foreign minister, the president said Iran welcomes closer ties with Latin American countries.

Ettela’at: The number of Iranian pilgrims who lost their lives in the crane crash in Mecca has reached eight.

The chief of staff of the Supreme Leader has sent a message of condolences on behalf of Ayatollah Khamenei to the caretaker of Iranian pilgrims.

Ettela’at: “The onus of implementing the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action falls on the US administration,” Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said at a joint news conference with his Brazilian counterpart.

He further said that the Obama administration should stop Congress from taking any measure in contravention to JCPOA.

Ettela’at: Civil servants will receive some $230 in yearend bonuses.

The director of the Management and Planning Organization said that the pay rise of civil servants next year [starts March 21, 2016] won’t be any less than 10 percent.

Ettela’at: A shooting by Israeli soldiers at Al-Aqsa Mosque has left 100 worshippers injured.

The chairwoman of the Society for the Defense of the Palestinian Nation has said that the Zionist attack on Al-Aqsa Mosque breaks Muslim red lines.




Abrar: Seyyed Hadi Khamenei has said that he has not made up his mind whether to run for the Assembly of Experts.




Abrar-e Eghtesadi: The price of Iranian oil on global markets has increased 10 percent.




Aftab-e Yazd: The opposing views of the former and current top nuclear negotiators:

Zarif: Implementation of the deal WILL result in termination of sanctions.

Jalili: Implementation of the deal WON’T result in termination of sanctions

Aftab-e Yazd: “If Iran had to make concessions [in the nuclear deal with P5+1], it was simply because of the resolutions issued when Jalili was the top negotiator,” said Iran’s former ambassador to Lebanon.




Amin: Iran has finished second in the world freestyle wrestling championships in the US.




Arman-e Emrooz: The number of Iranian pilgrims killed in the construction crane collapse in Mecca has risen to eight. Seven others are missing.




Asrar: “Iran will take on Germany and the Netherlands [in friendlies],” said the chairman of the Iranian Football Federation.

Asrar: “Ushering in a state of economic calm was the most important achievement of the government,” said the minister of economy and financial affairs.




Ebtekar: There are speculations about a meeting between Presidents Rouhani and Obama when the Iranian president travels to New York to attend a UN General Assembly.




Etemad: Renowned Iranian vocalist Mohammad Reza Shajarian has fully recovered and will go on stage in Konya, Turkey in late September.




Hemayat: The Iranian attorney general has said that production in Afghanistan of drugs has increased 40-fold since the presence of NATO forces in the country.




Iran: Brazil has extended an official invitation to President Rouhani to visit Brasilia.




Javan: The free fall of Iran Khodro, Saipa and Zamyad

Iran Khodro and Saipa sold 46,000 and 30,000 fewer cars than they produced.

The secretary of the Carmakers Association, who drives a foreign-made car, has threatened, “People [those who have joined the campaign to boycott brand new Iranian-made cars because of their low quality] will soon regret their decision [because prices will go up].”




Jomhouri Islami: Foreign Minister Zarif has offered a strong response to claims by [former top negotiator Saeed] Jalili on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.




Kayhan: Censoring the home truths about the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action does not generate hope; it amounts to deception.

Why are those who are salivating [over the nuclear deal] worried about public awareness?




Saheb Ghalam: The Austrians are determined to resume purchases of crude oil from Iran.




Sharq: The Supreme Leader has offered condolences to the families who lost loved ones in the crane collapse in Mecca.

Sharq: “The pressures the West exerts on Iran as far as human rights are concerned have their roots in double standards,” the Iranian judiciary chief has said.


By Iran Front Page