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Iran English language newspaper headlines on Saturday, 21-9-2019

Iran Daily

 

Zarif warns of ‘all-out war’ in case of strike on Iran

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned of “all-out war” in the event of US or Saudi military strikes against his country, however, he said Iran doesn’t want to engage in a military confrontation.

 

US bombing ‘suggests shocking disregard for civilian life’: Amnesty

Amnesty International said on Thursday a recent deadly US drone attack in Afghanistan “suggests a shocking disregard for civilian life”.

 

Iran Army, IRGC hold joint drills over Persian Gulf

Fighter jets of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) and the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) took part in joint aerial drills over the Persian Gulf waters ahead of a massive parade slated for Sunday (Sept. 22).

 

Schoolchildren hit streets in vast global climate strike

Vast crowds of children skipped school Friday to join a global strike against climate change, heeding the rallying cry of teen activist Greta Thunberg and demanding adults act to stop environmental disaster.

 

Fresh deal unlikely over mixed US policy on Iran: Ministry

Iran’s Foreign Ministry brushed off the possibility of a new agreement with the United States under current circumstances, citing Washington’s unilateral withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal and “confusion” in American foreign policy.

 

IAEA to counter anti-Iran bias, says leadership runner

One of four contenders for the top job at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Argentina’s Rafael Grossi, said he would try to battle any perception of bias when dealing with Iran’s nuclear program.

 

Tehran Times

 

Iran-Turkey trade possible to reach $30b despite sanctions

During the 27th meeting of Iran-Turkey Joint Economic Committee, which was held in Ankara from September 16 to 18, the two sides investigated different ways of reaching the targeted
$30-billion bilateral trade and reiterated that reaching this figure is possible despite the pressures of the U.S. sanctions.

 

FBI’s intimidation campaign against American freethinkers

With an international conference on peace and truth about to open in Beirut, the FBI has launched an intimidation campaign against American academicians, veterans and activists who were invited to the conference in order to prevent their participation.

 

Netanyahu ‘played Trump using misinformation’ several times: Tillerson

Former U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has revealed that President Donald Trump was “played” by Machiavellian Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on several occasions.

 

Woman weightlifter Basami makes history

Poupak Basami made history by becoming the first Iranian woman to compete at an International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships.

 

Army, IRGC hold joint aerial drills over Persian Gulf

Fighter jets of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) and the  slamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) have taken part in joint aerial drills over the Persian Gulf waters ahead of a massive
parade slated for Sunday.

 

Zarif says U.S. values Arab oil more than Arab blood

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday that the United States values oil more than the “blood” of the Arab people, criticizing Washington’s hypocrisy regarding the war on Yemen.

 

Russia calls anti-Iran claims ‘unsubstantiated’

Russia has called on all countries of the Persian Gulf region to sit down for talks to ease tensions triggered by recent attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities, calling accusations that Iran was behind the raids “unsubstantiated.”

 

Zarif threatens ‘all-out war’ in case of military strike on Iran

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday that a military strike against Iran by the United States or Saudi Arabia would result in “an all-out war” and that Saudi Arabia would have to fight “to the last American soldier.”