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Iran English language newspaper headlines on Wednesday, 14-06-2017

Iran Daily

Leader: US only against an “uncontrolled Daesh”
The Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said that the US is only against an “uncontrolled Daesh” (uncontrolled by the US) and will oppose anybody who tries to really destroy the Takfiri terrorists.

Azmoun, Taremi on target to spark nationwide celebrations
On a night Tehran’s Azadi Stadium was so uncharacteristically half full, Iranian players still rose up to the occasion to see off Uzbekistan by two goals and book their historic place in the main event of international football.

British inflation rate rises to four-year high
The inflation rate in Britain has risen to its highest level in four years, as the drop in the pound since the Brexit vote pushes up the cost of living.

FM: Saudi Arabia propping up terrorists on Iran borders
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Iran has obtained intelligence showing that Saudi Arabia is “actively” propping up terrorist groups along Iranian eastern and western borders.

US appeals court upholds block on Trump travel ban
A US appeals court upheld a decision to block President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban targeting citizens from six Muslim majority nations – the latest in a string of stinging judicial blows for the Republican billionaire.

Velayati underlines Iran-Sweden research cooperation
Head of the Strategic Research Center of Iran’s Expediency Council Ali Akbar Velayati stressed the need for close regional and international cooperation between Iranian and Swedish research centers.

Commander: US, Saudi Arabia direct Daesh acts of terror
Iran’s chief Armed Forces spokesman said the United States and Saudi Arabia are directing, guiding and supporting acts of terror by Daesh terrorist group.

European Parliament holds minute of silence for Tehran attack victims
The European Parliament held a minute of silence to commemorate the victims of last week’s terrorist attacks in Tehran.

Zarif: US behind Wahhabi recruitment
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif criticized the United States for marginalizing mature Muslim groups, saying this complicity is to blame for the recruitment of Wahhabi extremist.

Tehran Times

Team Melli bring happiness to Iranian people
Iran national football team made history qualifying for the 2018 World Cup for the fifth time.

Iran oil output rises in May: OPEC
Iran produced 3.795 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil in May, an increase of 4,000 bpd from 3.791 million bpd in April, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) announced in its monthly report released on Tuesday.

Iran nuclear deal is internationally popular: Middle East Forum president
Daniel Pipes, president of the Middle East Forum, says the Iran nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, “is popular internationally”.

Iranophobia misled the West to tolerate Wahhabism promotion, Zarif says
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has strongly criticized acts of fearmongering against Iran, describing it as a misleading factor that prompted the West to tolerate Wahhabism.

18 Iranian universities in CWTS Leiden Ranking 2017
According to the Centre for Science and Technology Studies (CWTS) Leiden Ranking Eighteen Iranian universities are among world top 900 major universities in 2017.

Iranians celebrate World Cup berth on the streets
Iranians celebrated booking a place in the 2018 World Cup for the fifth time on the streets Monday night.

Great job in elections must not be ruined by dividing people: Leader
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Monday that great job of people in the May 19 elections must not be ruined by dividing the people.

Intelligence shows S. Arabia promoting terrorism in Iran’s eastern and western borders: Zarif
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Tuesday that Iran has obtained intelligence showing that Saudi Arabia is actively involved in activities promoting terrorism in Iran’s eastern and western border areas which are partly populated by Sunnis.

Riyadh cannot live in peace with neighbors: Velayati
A top foreign policy advisor to the Leader on Tuesday censured Saudi Arabia for not being able to coexist peacefully with its neighbors.

Next cabinet will be more competent: spokesman
Government spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht has said that the second term of the Rouhani administration will start with a much “more competent” cabinet.