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Iran English language newspaper headlines on Sunday, 22-04-2018

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Rouhani: Iran fully prepared for any US scenario on JCPOA
President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday the Iranian government stands fully prepared for any US scenario on the 2015 nuclear deal, and that Washington’s possible withdrawal from the pact would immediately be met with a proper response.

UN Mideast envoy blasts Israel: ‘Stop shooting at children’
The UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nickolay Mladenov condemned Israel on Friday for the death of a Palestinian child during recent clashes in the besieged Gaza Strip.

North Korea says will stop nuclear tests, scrap test site
North Korea will immediately suspend nuclear and missile tests and scrap its nuclear test site and instead pursue economic growth and peace, the North’s state media said on Saturday, ahead of planned summits with South Korea and the United States.

No military solution to Syria crisis: Guterres
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres ruled out any military solution to the Syria crisis following recent US-led airstrikes against the war-torn country.

Tehran-Riyadh dialogue ‘urgent need’
Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri said that there was an urgent need for dialogue between Iran and Saudi Arabia.

Iran’s FM, UNGA president meet in New York
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and President of the United Nations General Assembly Miroslav Lajcak discussed a range of issues in a meeting Friday at the UN headquarters in New York.

Iran, UN officials discuss implementation of Syria peace agreements
Iranian foreign minister’s special assistant for political affairs and UN secretary general’s envoy for Syria held talks in Tehran on Saturday.

Qassemi: US accusations against Iran ‘baseless’, biased’
Iran slammed as “baseless” and “extremely biased”, the latest allegations leveled against the Islamic Republic by the United States.

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Rouhani to Trump: Tehran ready for any scenario toward nuclear deal
President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday warned U.S. President Donald Trump that Iran is ready for any scenario toward the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

UN envoy de Mistura visits Tehran for Syria talks
UN Special Envoy for Syrian Affairs Staffan de Mistura made a visit to Tehran on Saturday afternoon for talks with a number of Iranian officials on the Syrian crisis.

‘Palestinian lecturer gunned down by Mossad in Malaysia’
The Palestinian Islamic Jihad resistance movement says Israel’s spy agency Mossad was behind the assassination of a Palestinian lecturer in Malaysia.

Zarif: Iran to start nuclear activities ‘at a much greater speed’ if JCPOA killed
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran is “ready” to restart enriching uranium at a speed “much greater” than the time before the JCPOA was signed if the U.S. administration goes ahead with its threat to scrap the agreement and reimpose sanctions on Iran.

Currency rate policies & foreign trade
Iranian government, as top officials have announced,is on the process of renovating its foreign currency system via managing domestic foreigncurrency market, reigning the currency rates,improving cooperation with exchange shops,and reinforcing exports.

VP shrugs off U.S. threat to quit nuclear deal
Iranian First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri said on Saturday that “nothing will happen” to Iran if the Trump administration goes ahead with its threat to abrogate the2015 nuclear deal.

We are on guard like army to resume nuclear work if JCPOA nixed: Salehi
Ali Akbar Salehi, director of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, said on Saturday that the U.S. will be surprised by Iran’s response if it scraps the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

Iran’s FM, UN General Assembly president hold talks in New York
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and President of the United Nations General Assembly Miroslav Lajcak discussed a range of issues in a meeting Friday at the UN headquarters in New York.