Iran English language newspaper headlines on Thursday, 18-7-2019

Iran Daily

Zarif urges US to end arms sales to ‘Saddam’s reincarnations’

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Wednesday the US must end its arms sales to despotic regimes in the region instead of complaining about Tehran’s development of its defense capabilities in the face of threats.

Mogherini: Preserving Iran nuclear deal ‘joint responsibility’

The European Union foreign policy chief on Wednesday called it a “joint responsibility” to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, saying the deal serves the “collective interest” of all.

Lavrov: US anti-Iranian line stokes Mideast tensions

Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the hostile policy being pursued by the United States against Iran has fueled tensions in the Middle East, warning that such an approach could have “catastrophic consequences” in the region.

Sudanese military, protesters sign power-sharing deal

Sudan’s ruling military council and the pro-democracy movement signed a document on Wednesday that outlines a power-sharing deal, but the two sides are still at work on a more contentious constitutional agreement that would specify the division of powers.

Zarif: Iran will not be bullied

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that the United States has left the 2015 nuclear deal and Iran will not renegotiate with the US.

Iran’s Army equipped with new drones

The Iranian Army Ground Force received an advanced drone that will be used for combat and reconnaissance missions along the country’s northeastern border.

Iran assists oil tanker with technical failure in Persian Gulf

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said that Iran helped a foreign tanker with technical failure in its territorial waters amid questions over the whereabouts of a Panamanian-flagged ship traveling through the Strait of Hormuz.

Tehran Times

Iran rejects claims it is willing to talk its missile program

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi has rejected claims about Iran’s willingness to hold talks on its missile program.

ELECOMP 2019 to put ‘better future’ into spotlight

With the slogan of ‘Better Future’, the 25th edition of Iran Inter-national Exhibition of Electronics, Com-puter & E-commerce (ELECOMP 2019) begins today.

Lavrov says U.S. would be responsible for any war with Iran

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said that the United States will be re-sponsible for catastrophic consequences of any war with Iran.

Will unprecedented heat hit Iranian cities by 2050?

A new study reveals that how 520 major cities worldwide might face unprecedent-ed climate conditions by 2050, including the Iranian capital city of Tehran which could feel as warm as San Bernardino and California in the United States.

UN nuclear watchdog’s chief plans to step down early

UN nuclear watchdog chief Yukiya Amano plans to step down early, in March of next year, because of an unspecified illness that has visibly weakened him over the past year, diplomats who follow his agency’s work said Wednesday.

Lunar eclipse 2019: from Australia to UK, stargazers enjoy bright side of the moon

Stargazers around the world have enjoyed a view of a global lunar eclipse, delighting people from Dehli to Dublin.

A US return to JCPOA will help settle current crisis: diplomat

Iraj Masjedi, the Iranian ambassador to Baghdad, has said that a U.S. return to the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, will help settle the current crisis between Iran and United States peacefully.

Lavrov says U.S. would be responsible for any war with Iran

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said that the United States will be responsi-ble for catastrophic consequences of any war with Iran.

Britain to send third warship to Persian Gulf

The British Ministry of Defense (MoD)announced on Tues-day that the United Kingdom will send a third warship to the Persian Gulf.