A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on December 27

Iran Front Page – IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Thursday, December 27, 2018, and picked headlines from 11 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.


1- Iran-Russian Naval Ties Develop: Commander of Iranian Navy in Meeting with Deputy Chief of Russian Army General Staff

2- We Face Crisis in Forming Government: Michel Aoun

3- Turkey Not Able to Eradicate ISIS in Syria

4- Israel again Launches Air Raid on Syria


Aftab-e- Yazd:

1- Iran-Taliban Talks Confirmed / Shamkhani Officially Confirms Tehran’s Negotiations with the Taliban During His One-day Visit to Afghanistan



1- We Must Try to Reduce Suffering of People: Rouhani in Cabinet Meeting

2- Competition to Conquer Syria / Ebtekar Examines Possibility of Syria’s Return to the Arab League, Reported Opening of UAE Embassy in Damascus



1- Trip to Kabul, Dialogue with the Taliban / Ali Shamkhani in Afghanistan to Hold New Peace Talks

2- Tension between Trump, Imran Khan



1- Improving People’s Livelihood First Primacy of Budget Bill: Rouhani

2- Trump Counts on Saudi Arabia as ATM: Raialyoum

3- Policymaking in Tehran, Talks in Kabul / Annihilation of ISIS Main Focus of Talks with the Taliban


Jomhouri Eslami:

1- Russia Warns US against Interference with Saudi Royal Succession

2- Mubarak, Morsi Face-off in Court

3- Tehran Reliable Partner for Seoul: South Korean President

4- Syria Intercepts 14 of 16 Israeli Missiles: Russia



1- In Meeting with Ashraf Ghani, Shemkhani Warns about Attempts to Transfer ISIS’s Defeated Elements to Afghanistan

2- Germany Opposes Deployment of US Missiles to Europe

3- Our Role in US Withdrawal from Syria (Editorial)



1- If Europe Does Not or Cannot Launch SPV, Withdrawal from JCPOA Not Difficult: MP

2- Molavi Abdul Hamid Stresses on Development of Ties between Iran, Oman

3- Trump Possible Impeachment: US Waiting for Outcome of Muller’s Investigations



1- Bibi’s Gamble / Israel’s Snap Elections to Benefit or Detriment of Netanyahu?



1- Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Leads Funeral Prayer for Ayatollah Hashemi Shahroudi

2- Talks with the Taliban against ISIS / Iran-Taliban Dialogue Will Continue: Shamkhani


Vatan-e Emrooz:

1- No One Knows What’s Going on Here: Commandant of US Marine Corps on Withdrawal from Syria