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Iran English language newspaper headlines on Monday, 14-1-2019

Iran Daily

Iran protests to Poland over Iran-focused summit

Iran on sunday summoned a senior Polish diplomat and called off a Polish film festival to protest at Poland’s jointly hosting a global summit with the United States focused on the Middle East, particularly Iran.

India: Iran’s Chabahar vital trade route for Central Asia

India on Sunday highlighted the development of Chabahar port, saying Iran’s southernmost city is a viable and operational trade route to connect to Afghanistan and potentially to Central Asia.

Saudi Arabia concerned about oil price volatility

Saudi Arabia’s energy minister said Sunday that major oil producers need to do better to narrow swings in prices that dip below $60 a barrel and rise above $86.

British PM warns of catastrophe if lawmakers don’t back Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May has warned lawmakers that failure to back her plan to leave the European Union be catastrophic for Britain, in a plea for support two days ahead of a vote in parliament that she is expected to lose.

Yemen’s Houthis boycott meeting with UN-led truce monitors

Yemeni Houthis on Sunday boycotted a meeting chaired by the head of a UN-led cease-fire monitoring team in the flashpoint city of Hodeida, accusing him of pursuing “other agendas.

Zarif hails Baghdad’s ‘positive stances’ on Tehran ties

Iranian foreign minister on Sunday described Baghdad’s “positive stances” on ties with Tehran as the main factor behind strengthening of relations between the two neighbors.

Ministry denies rumors of Iran’s nuclear deal pullout, FM resignation

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson quashed rumors about Tehran’s withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal and about Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s resignation.

Ministry denies rumors of Iran’s nuclear deal pullout, FM resignation

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson quashed rumors about Tehran’s withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal and about Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s resignation.

Tehran Times

Tehran Polish filmfest postponed over Warsaw anti-Iran summit
The Cinema Organization of Iran (COI) has postponed a Polish film festival in Tehran indefinitely in response to Poland’s decision to host a U.S.-led anti-Iran summit.

Iran tops local share of nano-articles list in 2018
Iran ranks first in 2018 in terms of local share of nano-articles, which is the ratio of the nano-articles carried in a country to the total articles of that country, according to StatNano, a comprehensive statistical database portal.

Damascus seeks “intensified” talks with Kurds
The Syrian government hopes dialogue with Syrian Kurdish groups will intensify, a minister said Sunday, signaling support for talks the Kurds hope will lead to a political deal between two of the main players in the multi-sided war.

Saudi-led coalition escalates attacks on Yemen, repeatedly violates al-Hudaydah truce

With just over a month has passed since the cease-fire agreement on the Yemenwar, the aggressive Arab coalition led by Saudi Arabia against the Yemenis continues to violate the cease-fire, especially in al-Hudaydah.

Polish cemetery in Tehran
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi has condemned Poland’s act of hosting a U.S.-led anti-Iran summit, reminding the Polish government of Iran’s hospitality to Polish refugees during WWII.

Tehran summons Polish diplomat over anti-Iran conference

TheIranianForeign Ministryon Sunday summonedPolish charge d’affaires to Tehran to protest Poland’sbidtocohostananti-Iranconferencein Warsaw, the
ministry announced on Sunday.

White House sought options to strike Iran: WSJ

U.S. President Donald Trump’s national security team has over the past months conducted a series of meetings to discuss strikes against Iran.