Iran English language newspaper headlines on Wednesday, 11-07-2018

Iran Daily

Iran vows to sell as much oil as possible in face of ‘US economic war’
Iran’s vice president promised on Tuesday to “sell as much oil as we can” and protect banking in the face of US economic sanctions.

EU’s Tusk urges Trump to respect allies
European Council President Donald Tusk told US President Donald Trump on Tuesday to stop berating NATO allies over military investment levels, on the eve of an alliance summit.

Daring rescue saves all boys, soccer coach from Thai cave
All 12 boys and their soccer coach have been rescued from a flooded cave in northern Thailand, the Thai navy SEALs said Tuesday, ending an 18-day ordeal that riveted people around the world.

Britain’s May reasserts authority after Brexit resignations
British Prime Minister Theresa May moved to reassert her authority on Tuesday after two top cabinet members quit and launched broadsides against her Brexit plans, winning support from many of her ministers including a leading eurosceptic.

Iran vice president holds talks with Malaysian PM
Iran’s Vice President for Women’s Affairs Massoumeh Ebtekar met with Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad.

Senior cleric urges abolishing mandatory hijab for foreign tourists
A senior Iranian cleric demanded that mandatory hijab laws for foreign tourists who travel to Iran’s free trade zones be abolished.

Europe’s determination to preserve JCPOA important
Head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Kamal Kharrazi said Europe’s political will to implement Iran deal is of great importance at the moment.

Iran calls for efforts to end killing of children in conflicts
Iran’s Permanent Representative and Ambassador to the United Nations Gholamali Khoshroo called for efforts to end killing of children in ongoing conflicts in the world.

US envoy calls for Germany to block Iran cash withdrawal
The US ambassador to Germany has called on Berlin to block an Iranian bid to withdraw large sums of cash from bank accounts in Germany to offset the effect of new US financial sanctions imposed after Washington withdrew from a 2015 nuclear deal.


Tehran Times

Iran to sell maximum level of oil to counter U.S. sanctions: VP
Iranian First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri announced on Tuesday that the country plans to sell as much oil as it can in face of U.S. sanctions, Fars news agency reported.

Second Iran Nanotech China Center opens in Guangzhou
The second branch of Iran Nanotech China Center (INCC) opens in Guangzhou Science City, Economic
& Technological Development Zone on Jul 6.

Stop killing Palestinian, Yemeni children: Iran’s UN envoy
The Iranian ambassador to the United Nations on Monday called for stopping the killings of Palestinian and Yemeni children.

Yemeni forces fire ballistic missile at Saudi mercenaries’ supply depots
Yemeni army soldiers, supported by allied fighters from Popular Committees, have fired a domestically-designed and -developed ballistic missile at a position of the Saudi regime-sponsored
militiamen loyal to Yemen’s former president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi in the country’s western coastal province of Hudaydah.

Saudi Arabia, the UAE footprint in Eritrea, Ethiopia rapprochement
The reconciliation between Ethiopia and Eretria after 20 years is top news in the African continent.

Iran women’s dragon boat prepare for international competition
The teams of women from all around Iran are getting ready to compete in an international race in Anzali Lagoon in the northern Iranian province of Gilan.

Sanctions have turned into opportunity: defense chief
Defense Minister Amir Hatami said on Tuesday that the U.S.-led economic and financial sanctions against Iran have turned into an opportunity, making the country more self-reliant.

‘It is Europe’s turn to show determination to save nuclear deal’
Kamal Kharrazi, head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations, said on Tuesday that it is Europe’s turn to show political determination to save the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

Germany, China insist support for nuclear agreement
Germany and China have reiterated that they are committed to the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran following the United States’ withdrawal from the multilateral agreement.

U.S. seeks to stop transfer of Iran’s cash out of Germany
Top Trump administration officials are working to stop Germany from allowing Iran to fly more than $350 million in cash out of the country and back to Tehran.