Iran English language newspaper headlines on Saturday, 1-6-2019

Iran Daily

Pompeo: EU’s Iran trade channel ‘unproblematic’ for humanitarian aid

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday that Washington would not stand in the way of a system that Europeans are developing to shield companies from American sanctions if they deal with Iran, so long as the focus is providing humanitarian and other permitted goods.

Turkey says no delay in delivery of S-400s from Russia

The delivery schedule for Russia’s S-400 missile defense systems to Turkey is continuing as planned, Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesman Hami Aksoy said on Friday, dismissing reports that Ankara was evaluating a delay in response to US concerns.

Trump says wants to ‘get along with Iran’

US President Donald Trump reiterated on Thursday that America is prepared for negotiations with Iran if the Islamic Republic is ready for talks.

IAEA: Iran’s stocks of nuclear materials still within limits

Iran’s stocks of key nuclear materials are still within the limits set by a 2015 deal with world powers, a quarterly report by the UN nuclear watchdog indicated on Friday.

Muslims rally on International Quds Day, condemn US ‘deal of the century’

Millions of people in Iran and elsewhere marked the International Quds Day to condemn a Middle East plan touted by US President Donald Trump as the “deal of the century.”


Iran condemns Arab leaders’ statement, rejects its ‘unfounded’ claims

Iran slammed Saudi Arabia for exploiting its privilege of hosting an emergency meeting of Arab leaders to raise anti-Iran issues, saying the divisive approach serves Israel.

Tehran Times

Trump’s sanctions hit OPEC oil output despite Saudi boost: survey

Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia has raised production in May, a Reuters survey found, but not by enough to compensate for lower Iranian exports which collapsed after the United States tightened the screw on Tehran.

Annual exports from free zones at $17b

The value of domestically-made products exported from Iran’s free zones stood at $17 billion in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2019), according to an official with Iran’s Free Zones High Council

Caravanserais and time travel to forgotten ages

For many travelers to Iran, staying in or even visiting a centuries-old caravanserai, can be a wide experience; they have an oppor-tunity to feel the past, a time travel back into a forgotten age!

Iran start 2019 Volleyball National League on high

Iran beat Italy 3-1 (20-25, 25-23, 25-23, 25-23) in Pool 1 of the men’s 2019 FIVB Volleyball Nations League week 1 at the Jiang-men Sports Center Gym in Jiangmen, China on Friday.

Iran marks International Quds Day

Iranians poured into the streets in large numbers in different cities across the country to mark International Quds Day, which falls on the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan.

Rouhani says ‘deal of century’ is a plot against Palestine cause

Iranian Pres-ident Hassan Rouhani has said that the so-called “deal of century” is a plot to undermine the Palestine cause and spread occupation.

Deal of century will end in failure: Shamkhani

Ali Sham-khani, secretary of the Supreme National Security Council (SNSC), said on Thursday that the so-called “deal of century” proposed by the U.S. is doomed to failure.

Top general says occupiers doomed to leave Palestine

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said he has every confidence that the Zionist usurpers of Palestine will be terminated and that an “independent and mighty” Palestine will be revived.

Trump growing angry with warlike planning by advisors: Washington Post

President Donald Trump is frustrated with some of his top advisers, who he thinks could rush the United States into a military confrontation with Iran and shatter his long-standing pledge to withdraw from costly foreign wars, according to several U.S. officials, the Washington Post reported recently.