Iran English language newspaper headlines on Sunday, 28-10-2018

Iran Daily

Rouhani urges unity to fight US ‘psycho war’
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday called for unity among Iranians in order to overcome economic hardship and defeat the United States in its “psychological war” against the Islamic Republic.

Saudi refuses to extradite Khashoggi killers to Turkey
Saudi Arabia Saturday dismissed Turkey’s calls to extradite 18 Saudis wanted for the murder of critic Jamal Khashoggi, as the US warned the crisis risked destabilizing the Middle East.

Ardent Trump fan charged over 13 bombs in mail
A Florida fan of Donald Trump was arrested and charged Friday with mailing 13 bombs to opponents of the US president in a brazen, week-long spree that inflamed the country ahead of key elections.

MP: Iran has plans to sell oil despite US sanctions
A lawmaker said Iran’s past experiences of selling oil under stiff sanctions has provided the country with workable solutions to sidestep US sanctions aimed to cut its oil exports to zero.

Iran, Europe to establish payment channel soon
Iran and European signatories of the Iran nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), will establish a special payment channel in the near future, said the Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Abdolnasser Hemmati.

Envoy: Austria trusted partner of Iran
Austrian Ambassador to Tehran Stefan Schulz on Saturday emphasized that his country is a trusted partner for Iran and will further deepen its collaboration with Tehran.

Iran says will never change regional policies under any US president
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi reaffirmed the country’s “logical and quite transparent” policies, saying the Islamic Republic would never change its approaches to regional developments under any administration in the United States.

Iran: US sanction threat breaches ICJ ruling
Iran’s United Nations envoy said the United States’ threat of imposing more sanctions on the Islamic Republic violates both the Amity pact between the countries and a UN court ruling against Washington.

Justice minister: 5,000 Afghans in Iranian prisons
Iran’s Justice Minister Seyyed Alireza Avaei said about 5,000 Afghan nationals are in Iran’s prisons in different cities.

Iranian students bag 10 gold medals at 2018 Expo-Sciences Asia
Iranian students who had participated in the 5th edition of Expo-Sciences Asia in South Korea, gained 10 gold medals and the International Special Prize of the event.

Tehran Times

Iran-EU financial channel to be opened soon: CBI governor
Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced on Saturday that a new financial channel is soon to be opened between Iran and the EU nations, Tasnim news agency reported.

WTTC ranks Iran’s tourism 20th among 185 in 2011-17
Iran’s budding travel sector has come 20th in the latest World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) report that has ranked performance of 185 countries over 2011-17.

Four-nation Syria summit held in Istanbul
The leaders of Russia, Germany, France and Turkey gathered in Istanbul on Saturday for a summit on Syria.

Unity against global arrogance message of Arbaeen: IRGC commander
Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari hailed the massive marches of Muslims during the Arbaeen season and said the event conveys a message of unity among Muslims against the global arrogance.

Russia, U.S. face off at UN over INF treaty
Russian and American officials have faced off at the UN General Assembly, with Moscow warning that it would raise the issue of the U.S. withdrawal from the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces treaty (INF) at the UN Security Council if Washington makes good on its threat.

Israeli soldiers kill more Palestinians in Gaza
There seems to be no cut to the streak of young Palestinians being killed by Israeli soldiers at the fence area separating the besieged Gaza Strip from the occupied territories.

Syria says won’t let Idlib turn into terrorist haven
Syrian Ambassador to the United Nations Bashar al-Ja’afari says the incumbent Damascus government will not allow foreign-sponsored Takfiri terrorists to turn the embattled northwestern province of Idlib into a new haven for themselves.

All four proposed ministers get votes of confidence
All four ministers proposed by President Hassan Rouhani received votes of confidence from lawmakers in a Saturday
session of the Majlis.

Rouhani: Recent developments a ‘unique’ victory for Iranians
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has termed as “unique victory” Iran’s foreign policy developments in recent months.

Zionist regime seeks division among Muslim countries: Iran
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Friday that the Zionist regime of Israel seeks to cause division among the Muslim countries to cover 70 years of occupation and aggression.

U.S. sanction threat breaches Amity deal, ICJ ruling: Iran UN envoy
Iran’s United Nations envoy says the United States’ threat of imposing more sanctions on the Islamic Republic violates both the Amity pact between the countries and a UN court ruling against Washington.