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Iran English language newspaper headlines on Sunday, 30-6-2019

Iran Daily

Iran says progress made in Vienna nuclear talks, but ‘not enough

After almost four hours of negotiations with remaining parties to the nuclear deal, Iran’s deputy foreign minister said progress was made in the talks but the demands of the Islamic Republic are yet to be met.

G20 warns of global slowdown

Leaders of the Group of 20 major economies warned on Saturday of growing risks to the global economy but stopped short of denouncing protectionism, calling instead for a free, fair trade environment after talks some members described as difficult.

Wildfires, power cuts plague Europe as heatwave breaks records

Hundreds of firefighters battled on Saturday to contain wildfires in southern France as a stifling heatwave brought record-breaking temperatures to parts of Europe, killing at least three people in Italy.

UN: 7,500 kids killed or wounded in Yemen since 2013

Over 7,500 children have been killed or wounded in Yemen in over five years as a result of ongoing violence in the Arab country, according to a UN report released Friday.

Iran takes U.S. breach of its airspace to UN

Iran has filed a complaint to the UN Security Council against the United States over violation of its airspace by a U.S. drone which was shot down by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps on June 20.

Iran complains to UN Security Council over intruding US drone

The Islamic Republic of Iran formally filed a complaint to the UN Security Council against the United States over the violation of its airspace with a spy drone shot down by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) earlier this month.

Zarif raps West for supporting 1987 gas attacks on Iran

Iran’s foreign minister censured the West for supporting and the UN Security Council for failing to condemn the deadly gas attacks former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein made on Iranian civilians during the 1980s war.

Russia says received no request, but ready to give S-400 air defense system to Iran

Russia is ready to deliver S-400 air defense systems to Iran, but it has not received a relevant request from Iran yet, the press service of the Russian Federal Service of Military-Technical Cooperation told Sputnik on Friday.

Tehran Times

UAE says downed U.S. drone had taken off from its territory

A U.S. spy drone, which was recently shot down by Iran, had taken off from a military base in the United Arab Emirates, according to Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash

Iran takes U.S. breach of its airspace to UN

Iran has filed a complaint to the UN Security Council against the United States over violation of its airspace by a U.S. drone which was shot down by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps on June 20.

Heavy defeat for U.S., S. Arabia in G20 meeting

U.S. President’s meeting with the Saudi crown prince on the sidelines of the G20 meeting illustrated their heavy defeat in pushing their hostile agenda against Iran.

Sheikh Zakzaky in dire health condition: report

Top Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, who has been held for four years on trumped-up allegations by the Nigerian gov-ernment, has been reported to be in poor health.

Most Saudis wish Bin Salman not to take the power: survey shows

A university survey was conducted in Saudi Arabia about who people want to have as their country’s next ruler. About one million people took part in the survey and the results were the following: • 91% of people want the Al Saud family to keep ruli.

Mourners bid farewell to 150 soldiers martyred during Sacred Defense

Large number of people gathered at the front of the University of Tehran on Thursday morning to say goodbye to 150 soldiers who were martyred during Iraq’s war against Iran in the 1980s when brutal Saddam Hussein was ruling Iraq.

Shinzo Abe says Japan will continue efforts to ease Middle East tension

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Saturday that he is committed to make effort toward easing the situation in the Middle East and expressed concern over the recent tensions around Iran.

Zarif says ‘short war’ with Iran is an illusion

Iranian Foreign Minister Mo-hammad Javad Zarif has said that “short war” with Iran is an illusion, warning U.S. President Donald Trump that he was mis-taken to think a war between their countries would be short.

Russia: JCPOA parties to help Iran export heavy water, enriched uranium

Russia has announced parties to the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), are tasked to practical measures to make it possible for Iran to export low enriched uranium and heavy water.

Russia says prepared to deliver S-400 to Tehran

Moscow says it is prepared to deliver advanced S-400 air defense missile systems to Iran. However, it says, Tehran has not yet placed any official request for the system.

Kushner behind Trump’s withdrawal from nuclear deal: writer

Donald Trump’s son-in-law and advisor Jared Kushner represents Jewish interests in the United States that basically caused the U.S. president to withdraw Washington from the Iran nuclear agreement, says an American writer and former professor.