A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on December 27

Iran Front Page- Newspapers on Tuesday covered the increasing price of foreign exchange rates, particularly that of US dollar, in Iranian markets, and the promises made by President Hassan Rouhani’s government for its decrease in coming days.

Another top story was the Parliament’s move to urge the government to launch a portal that gives access to Iranian people to know how much salary government executives receive.

The mass graves discovered in Syria’s Aleppo and the assassination of another Russian diplomat in Europe were among other top stories today.

The above issues, as well as many more, are highlighted in the following headlines:



1- Ban Ki-moon Has Highest Chance to Become South Korean President

2- Turkey Reinforces Its Military Presence in Syrian Border

3- 30 Civilians Killed by ISIS in Syria’s al-Bab


Aftab-e Yazd:

1- What Are You Doing in Twitter While It Is Filtered in Iran? Conservative Politicians Have Increased Their Presence in Twitter in Spite of Their Firm Belief in Filtering!

2- Will Rouhani’s Government Control Surge of Foreign Exchange Rates? Officials Say Dollar Rate Will Be Decreased in Coming Days



1- Winter Nostalgia of Tabriz in Snowman Festival

2- Parliament Studying a Plan to Add One Day to Weekly Holidays


Arman-e Emrooz:

1- Iran’s Oil Income This Year Was Spent before Being Earned!

2- Negotiations to Open the Path to Hajj Pilgrimage: Culture Minister

3- Attacks on Government Will Benefit Rouhani; Political Activist Urges Rouhani to Fulfil His Campaign Promises about Women

4- Female Candidate Is the Surprise of Conservatives: Ahmadinejad’s Health Minister Marziyeh Vahid Dastjerdi Will Run for Presidency



1- Spokesman Says There’s No Alternative to JCPOA: Thousands of Centrifuges Are Working in Iran

2- Iran to Completely Get Out of Economic Downturn by Mid-2017

3- Surge of Dollar Rates Take Central Bank Governor and Economy Minister to Parliament



1- Potential Danger Threatening Historic Tughrul Tower in Southern Tehran Averted: Subway Line Will Be Constructed with a 500-Metre Distance from Tower



1- Minister of Social Welfare Says Food Poverty in Iran Has Decreased

2- Tehran’s Air Quality Degraded to Unhealthy Conditions



1- Government’s Plan to Get Industries out of Downturn and Completing Unfinished Projects

2- 3,000-Kilometre March of European Peace Activists from Berlin to Aleppo with the Aim of Helping Syrian People



1- Chain Terrorist Attacks: A Report on Similarity between Diplomatic Assassinations of These Days and Incidents of First World War



1- Judiciary Chief: We’ll Never Forget Enemy’s Jubilation after 2009 Protests against Election Results

2- Le Monde: Iran Is Middle East’s Safest Country



1- Parliament Apologizes to Zarif: Members of Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Meet with FM in Foreign Ministry

2- Government Spokesman: Foreign Exchange Rates Will Decrease in Coming Days

3- Developing Newspaper Headlines with Partisan Biases



Jame Jam:

1- Iranian People Will Be Given Access to Copies of Government Executives’ Paycheques: A Report on Launch of a Portal to See Salaries of Officials

2- Judiciary Chief: Case of 2009 Post-Election Protests Still Open

3- Fast Food Industry Thrives in Iran

4- Our Release Was Like a Miracle: Interview with Iranian Lawyer Released from Kenyan Prison




1- Government’s $11 Billion Profit after Giving Targeted Subsidies

2- Psychological Prudence for Dollar Rate: Government Spokesman Says Surge of Dollar Rate Is Psychological

3- Netanyahu: UNSC Spat at Our Face



Jomhouri Eslami:

1- Disclosure of Zarif’s Remarks in Closed Meeting with Parliament Condemned by MPs in Meeting with FM

2- First Day of Joint Air Defence Drills by IRGC and Army

3- Details of 24 MoUs Signed with World’s Oil Giants

4- Terrorists’ War Crimes Revealed after Discovery of Mass Graves in Aleppo

5- Chain of Terrorist Attacks against Russian Diplomats: Russia’s Envoy to NATO Assassinated in Brussels




1- Dollar Rate Higher than Ever: 41,500 Rials

2- Efforts of Zionist Lobbies to Disrupt Deals with Airbus and Boeing




1- Increasing Prices, the Share of People from Economic Growth!

2- All Scenarios by Israel to Defeat Hezbollah Have Failed: Former Israeli Minister

3- Robert Fisk: Future of Middle East Will Be Determined by Shiism, Iran, and Russia



1- Parliament’s Vote to Make Salaries of Officials Transparent

2- Mass Graves Found in Aleppo

3- Unethical Online Massage Activities


Sobh-e Now:

1- 30 Figures Who Sold Their Homeland: Surging Reactions to a Letter Sent by 30 Counter-Revolutionary Activists to US President-Elect Donald Trump in Which They Called for Increased Sanctions against Iran