A look at Iranian newspaper front pages on September 28

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of newspapers on Monday and picked headlines from 20 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.

The comments of the Supreme Leader that Saudi Arabia should accept the blame for the Mina tragedy and apologize to the world of Islam dominated the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Monday. Also on the cover of dailies was news on the death of renowned Iranian actress Homa Rousta.


Ettela’at: The Supreme Leader has said that Saudi leaders must apologize to the Islamic community.

The Supreme Leader has also given the go-ahead for the [Iranian] victims of the Mina stampede to be buried at cemetery blocks dedicated to martyrs.


Abrar-e Eghtesadi: Parliament’s Presiding Board has received a motion on the impeachment of the minister of roads and urban development; Abbas Akhoundi has ten days [to appear on parliament floor].




Aftab-e Yazd: “President Obama acted wisely in nuclear talks with Iran,” said former parliament Speaker Ali Akbar Nategh Nouri.




Arman-e Emrooz: “The Iranian people do not want to be stuck in the past,” the president said, adding Iran is at the center of regional security and stability.




Ebtekar: “Ballyhoo would do little to mask the incompetence of the Saudis during the Mina tragedy,” said the secretary of the Supreme National Security Council.




Emtiaz: At a ceremony tourist [debit] cards and tourist SIM cards have been unveiled.




Ghanoon: “You Iranians! Come to Iran.”

President Rouhani has invited the Iranian elite, managers and investors to participate in efforts to build the country’s future.




Hambastegi: The secretary of the Supreme National Security Council has said that the country’s capabilities should be tapped to solve its economic problems.




Iran: A delegation of British investors is expected in Iran in early October.




Javan: The blame game Saudi rulers are playing is of no effect, said the Supreme Leader.




Jomhouri Islami: An Indian delegation visits Iran to propose $15 billion in investment.

Jomhouri Islami: The minister of roads and urban development has said that Iran’s maritime sanctions have been lifted.

Jomhouri Islami: Iran can have a berth on the list of 10 top steel producers in the world, said the managing director of Mobarakeh Steel Company.




Kayhan: The implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action is catastrophic; Parliament should not approve its implementation.




Khorasan: President Rouhani has said that Iran will not hold direct talks with the US on Syria.




Nasl-e Farda: “Today we export security,” said President Rouhani in a meeting with US-based Iranians.




Resalat: Top Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Hossein Nouri Hamedani has called on Muslims to take back Al-Aqsa Mosque and Mecca from the Zionists and Al Saud Family.




Rooyesh-e Mellat: The Saudi foreign minister has turned down a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif.




Roozan: A motion to impeach the minister of roads and urban development

What has the minister done wrong? He has failed to carry out the policies of the previous government.

Roozan: A deputy health minister has warned about the arrival of coronavirus (MERS) in the country.




Sepid: The spokesman of the Atomic Energy Organization has set out details on Iran’s construction of its first nuclear hospital.




Setareh Sobh: Sadegh Zibakalam, a university professor, has said that despite their differences, Iran and the US have common ground.

Setareh Sobh: Iran’s renowned vocalist Mohammad Reza Shajarian held a concert in Turkey marking the birth anniversary of Mowlana.




Sharq: A motion on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action tagged with a double urgency status will be discussed on parliament floor. This was announced in a session of the JCPOA Review Committee with Speaker Ali Larijani in attendance.


By Iran Front Page