Iran English language newspaper headlines on Wednesday, 2-10-2019

Iran Daily


Rouhani: Intl. community must confront US unilateralism, hostile approach

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday urged the international community, particularly member states of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), to come together against the United States’ unilateralism and hostile approach.


Iran: Japan offers credit line for oil purchase

Iran’s Foreign Ministry said that the Japanese government has proposed a line of credit based on the volume of Japan’s purchase of Iranian oil.


UK says will table Brexit plan ‘shortly’

Britain will give the EU new proposals for a Brexit deal “shortly”, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Tuesday, but rejected reports it would see customs posts along the Irish border.


Xi says China’s rise unstoppable

President Xi Jinping presided over a grand display of China’s strength in Beijing – declaring that no force could stop the country’s rise.


Framework prepared in NY for P5+1 talks: Rouhani

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani referred to a last week meeting between the foreign ministers of Iran and remaining signatories to the nuclear deal in New York, saying that preparations were made for the P5+1 talks during the meeting.


Rouhani refused to take Trump’s call in New York: Reports

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani refused to engage in a phone conversation with his American counterpart, Donald Trump, which had been arranged by French President Emmanuel Macron, leaving Trump waiting on the line, US media reports said.


Iran seeks Persian Gulf security via regional cooperation: Minister

Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said the Islamic Republic seeks to ensure security and stability of the Persian Gulf with the assistance of other littoral states.

Tehran Times


Oil revenues only go to development sector next year

Iran is going to allocate all revenues from oil sales to the development projects following structural reforms in the next Iranian calendar year’s (March 2020-March 2021) budget bill, IRIB reported on Monday, quoting the head of Planning and Budget Organization (PBO) as saying.


Senior Iranian officials felicitate China on national day

Top-ranking Iranian officials have offered congratulations to the Chinese government and nation on the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the People’s Republic of China (PRC).


Larijani welcomes Mohammed bin Salman’s desire for talks

Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has welcomed Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s willingness to resolve disputes with Iran through talks, saying Iran’s doors are open to the Saudis.


China displays new hypersonic nuclear missile on 70th anniversary

China’s military has shown off a new hypersonic ballistic nuclear missile believed capable of breaching all existing anti-missile shields deployed by the United States and its allies.


Kabul to Taliban: ‘Join us in peace or we will continue to fight’

The Afghan government has used its platform at the UN General Assembly to urge the Taliban to join the government “in peace”, days after a presidential election, boycotted by the armed group, was held in the country.


Rouhani meets dignitaries at Eurasia summit

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani who  had visited Yerevan, Armenia, on Monday, held talks with a number of foreign leadersincluding the Armenian president and prime minister, Russian and Kazakh presidents, and Singaporean prime minister.


Iran, Russia, and Turkey to meet on Syria soon

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Vershinin said on Monday that  ran, Turkey and Russia, the three guarantors of the Astana peace process, will soon meet in Nur-Sultan, the Kazakh capital.


Rouhani at EEU summit, urges joint investment

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani who participated at the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) summit in Yerevan, Armenia, on Tuesday called for forming a special task force for joint investment.


Iran condemns Saudi Arabia for trying to distract attention from massacre of Yemenis

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Gholamhossein Dehqani condemned the child-killer regime of Saudi Arabia for trying to distract attention from the bombing of Yemen.