Iran English language newspaper headlines on Tuesday, 12-11-2019

Iran Daily


Rouhani: Iran to stay in JCPOA, reap benefits when UN arms embargo ends

President Hassan Rouhani said Monday Iran intends to stay in the 2015 nuclear deal despite US violations, arguing that the accord will be put to good use next year when a long-running arms embargo against Tehran comes to an end.


Salehi: Iran nuclear site boosts low-enriched uranium production

Iran is producing even more low-enriched uranium daily than previously thought, after resuming enrichment at a nuclear laboratory built in a mountain, the head of the country’s nuclear program told AP on Monday.


Turkey starts returning Daesh terrorists, deports US national

Turkey on Monday deported a US citizen who fought for the Daesh terror group as the government began a new push to send back captured foreign terrorists to their home countries, a Turkish official said.


Bolivia’s Morales resigns after protests, lashes out at ‘coup’

Bolivian President Evo Morales said on Sunday he was resigning to ease violence that has gripped the South American nation since last month’s disputed election, saying he was the victim of a “coup” and faced arrest.


Iran begins preparations for high-stakes Parliament vote

Iran’s Interior Ministry officially opened the election headquarters to carry out preparations for the upcoming Parliament elections.

Oman urges dialogue with Iran, stays neutral in regional tensions

Oman’s oil minister called on Monday for dialogue with Iran, saying his country had been campaigning for talks and would remain neutral toward regional tensions.


Larijani, Pakistani MPs discuss border security, trade

Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani hosted a delegation of Pakistani lawmakers in Tehran where they discussed a range of issues including border security, trade and parliamentary ties.


Iran official dubs Europe’s sanction-evading trade tool ‘ineffective’

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said a European financial mechanism to facilitate trade with Iran has not been effective so far, describing it as a “weak system.


Tehran Times


Iran hosting 7th UIC Next Stations Conference

Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) is hosting the 7th UIC Next Stations Conference in Tehran from November 11 to 13, IRNA reported.


Iran to spend $100 million to seal southeastern borders: governor

Ahmad Ali Mohebati, governor of southeastern border province of Sistan-Balouchestan, said on Sunday that the government has decided to withdraw 100 million dollars from the National Development Fund (NDF) to seal borders with Pakistan.


Houthi Ansarullah movement will have role in Yemen’s future: UAE

Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement will have a role in their country’s future, a UAE minister said, voicing optimism that a recent peace deal between the government and Houthis could lead
to a wider solution. The comments were the latest conciliatory move in the long-running Yemen conflict, after Huthis offered in September to halt attacks on Saudi Arabia.


War will continue until U.S. withdraws completely from Afghanistan: Taliban

Taliban spokesman responded to a statement by the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff that Afghanistan would continue to deploy troops, saying the Afghans would never tolerate the presence of any
foreign country on their territory.


Mustafa Prize granted to Iranian, Turkish scientists

The 3rd Mustafa Prize was conferred upon three Iranian and two Turkish scientists during a ceremony which was held in Tehran on Monday.


President says arms embargo on Iran will expire next year

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani laid emphasis on Monday on inefficiency of pressures on independent nations, reiterating that U.S.-imposed sanctions will never bring the proud Iranians to their knees.


Coup in Bolivia rooted in fascism: ambassador

Bolivian Ambassador to Tehran Romina Guadalupe Perez Ramos said on Monday that the coup in her country is rooted in fascist approach.


Larijani urges closer border security co-op with Pakistan

Ali Larijani, Iran’s parliament speaker, said on Monday that Tehran and Islamabad should strengthen cooperation to boost security at common border areas to avoid potential sabotage

Iran begins preparations for high-stakes Parliament vote

Iran’s Interior Ministry has officially opened the elections headquarters to carry out preparations for the upcoming Parliament elections.


Arab analyst: Persian Gulf Arab states to get rid of Iranophobia trap soon

Abdel Bari Atwan, the editor-in-chief of Ray al-Youm newspaper, wrote that the U.S. and Israeli-made scarecrow of fighting against Iran’s threat and influence in the region is no more convincing given the rapid political developments in the region and Tehran’s growing ties with neighbors.