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Iran English language newspaper headlines on Sunday, 26-5-2019

Iran Daily

Zarif: US troop boost dangerous for international peace

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Saturday a US decision to deploy 1,500 additional troops to the Middle East is a “threat to international peace.

Over 70 US retired military leaders urge Trump against war with Iran

More than 70 US retired military leaders wrote an open letter to President Trump urging him to avoid war with Iran.
The former Armed Forces leaders advised Trump in a letter published Thursday in War on the Rocks to take “crisis de-escalation measures.

UK leadership hopefuls vow to succeed where May failed on Brexit

The race to become Britain’s next premier opened Saturday with an array of hopefuls promising to succeed where Theresa May failed and finally pull the divided country out of the EU.

Foreign Ministry confirms Iran FM meeting with US senator

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman on Saturday confirmed a media report that Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif had a meeting with US Senator Dianne Feinstein, saying such meetings are aimed at neutralizing the so-called B-team’s impact on the American political society.

Iran slams French court’s verdict to extradite Iranian engineer to US

Iran denounced as politically-motivated a French court’s verdict to extradite an Iranian engineer to the United States over accusations of importing American technology for military purposes.

Tehran Times

General warns enemies not to miscalculate Iranians’ will

Gholam Ali Rashid, com-mander of the Khatam ol-Anbia Central Headquarters, said on Saturday that the enemies should not “miscalculate” the will of the Iranians.

Takht Ravanchi: U.S. policy of maximum pressure on Iran has failed

Iran’s permanent representative to the Unit-ed Nations, has said that the U.S. policy against Iran is driven by an obsessional antagonism.“The United States’ approach toward Iran has no clarity or cohesiveness.

 

All must stand against those who seek war, Nouri al-Maliki says

Former Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki said on Saturday that all should help reduce the tension between the United States and Iran and also stand against those who seek to start a war in the region.

Mourners observe Night of Destiny in Najaf

Mourners came together in the holy shrine of Imam Ali (AS) in the city of Najaf, Iraq, on Fri-day night.Every year Muslims gather together in holy shrines, mosques, hussainias and other congregation halls to observe the holy Night of Destiny.

More than 70 retired military leaders urge Trump to avoid war with Iran

More than 70 retired American military leaders wrote an open letter to U.S. President Donald Trump urging him to avoid war with Iran.

It is unlikely that the U.S. make a mistake and start a war on Iran: MP

Alaeddin Boroujerdi, a veteran Iranian lawmaker, said on Saturday that the U.S. does not want a war with Iran, adding it is unlikely that the White House makes such a mistake.

‘Frech extradition of Iranian engineer to U.S. is politically-motivated’

Iran has denounced as politically-motivated a French court’s verdict to extradite an Iranian engineer to the United States over accusations of importing American technology for military purposes.