Iran English language newspaper headlines on Saturday, 11-11-2017

Iran Daily


EU to preserve Iran nuclear deal
The European Union will make sure that the Iran nuclear deal “will continue to be fully implemented by all, in all its parts”, the European Union’s foreign policy chief said on Friday.

Millions of mourners mark Arbaeen in Karbala
Millions of pilgrims from across the world gathered in Iraq’s holy city of Karbala to mark the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (PBUH), the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).

Lebanon’s Aoun tells Saudi envoy Hariri must return
President Michel Aoun told Saudi Arabia’s envoy on Friday that Saad al-Hariri must return to Lebanon and the circumstances surrounding his resignation as prime minister while in Saudi Arabia were unacceptable.

Trump, Xi lay out competing trade visions at APEC
The leaders of the US and China laid out sharply divergent visions for the future of global trade on Friday, with Donald Trump doubling down on his “America First” rhetoric, leaving counterpart Xi Jinping to defend the “irreversible” tide of globalization.

Zarif: Stoking more crises in Middle East unwise
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned of the consequences of stoking more crises in the Middle East, saying such a bid will only bring about more grief and misery.

Iran FM, Uzbekistan president discuss relations
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev in a meeting on Friday explored avenues for development of all-out ties between the two countries.


Tehran Times


Nuclear weapons must be eliminated from world: Zarif
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Friday that Iran opposes the development of nuclear weapons and believes that these weapons should be eliminated from the world.

European delegation visiting Tehran, EU office on agenda
A 70-strong European delegation is visiting Tehran on Saturday, according to Iranian news outlets.

S. Arabia declared war on Lebanon with Hariri house arrest: Nasrallah
The secretary general of the Lebanese resistance movement of Hezbollah says the House of Saud regime authorities have clearly and openly declared a war on Lebanon by holding Prime Minister Saad Hariri hostage in the country, and forcing him to quit his post.

Utopia on the march
Millions partaking in Arba’een Trek, commemorating the 40th day of Imam Hussein (AS) martyrdom in the battle of Karbala, presents the true face of Islam which is peace and brotherhood.

Senior Saudi figures beaten, tortured in custody: report
A number of high-profile figures recently detained in Saudi Arabia have reportedly sustained serious injuries under beatings and torture amid an ongoing purge by the House of Saud regime’s inexperienced Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS).

Aoun voices concern over Hariri’s situation in Saudi Arabia
Lebanon has been on edge after the sudden resignation of Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri, who announced his departure while on a visit to Saudi Arabia on Saturday.

Iran complying with nuclear deal, IAEA tells U.S.
The International Atomic Energy Agency’s director general has told Washington that Tehran has been complying with the 2015 nuclear deal it signed with six world powers, including the U.S.

Majlis rejects Macron’s call for negotiating Iran’s missiles
Iran’s parliament (Majlis) has rejected French President Emmanuel Macron’s call for negotiations
with Tehran over its ballistic missile program.

UK to reaffirm commitment to Iran deal
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is visiting Washington this week and meet senior members of U.S. Congress to underline UK’s commitment to the 2015 nuclear deal.

Many opportunities for Iran, Cyprus to expand cooperation: diplomat
Petros T. Nacouzis, the ambassador of Cyprus in Tehran, has said that there are many opportunities for Iran and Cyprus to expand cooperation in economic and cultural areas.