Iran English language newspaper headlines on Saturday, 23-11-2019

Iran Daily


Iran still faithful to all JCPOA obligations, envoy tells IAEA

Iran told the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) that it is still faithful to the terms of its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, and has not breached any of its commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.


Iran begins reconnecting internet after shutdown over fuel protests

Iran began restoring internet access in the capital Tehran and a number of provinces on Thursday, news agencies said, after a five-day-long nationwide shutdown meant to help contain violent protests against fuel price hikes.


China’s Xi says he wants to work out initial trade deal with US

China wants to work out an initial trade pact with the United States and has been trying to avoid a trade war, President Xi Jinping said on Friday, but is not afraid to retaliate when necessary.


Iranian forces stage final phase of air defense drills

The Iranian air defense units on Friday staged the final phase of a large-scale joint military exercise in the northern parts of the country.


Iran says protecting vital nuclear facilities its right, IAEA must respect its regulations

Iran’s Foreign Ministry said the country considers protecting vital nuclear sites and facilities its inalienable right and expects the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to respect regulations it has set for safeguarding such sites.


Tehran Times


Iran to hold permanent expo to promote domestic production

Iranian industry, mining and trade minister said a permanent exhibition is going to be established to promote domestic production and indigenizing of the country’s industrial needs, IRIB reported.


Judiciary chief: Security, tranquility is top priority

Judiciary Chief Seyed Ebrahim Raisi said on Friday that maintaining security is the most important issue in the country, stressing that the judiciary will not tolerate any threat to the society’s tranquility.


Europe should pay price to salvage JCPOA: envoy

Kazem Gharibabadi, Iran’s ambassador and permanent representative to the Vienna-based international organizations, says Europe should be ready to pay the price if it wants to preserve the nuclear deal.


Commander: Possible attack on Iran will make invaders regretful

The Army’s Air Defense Force commander warned on Thursday that enemies must not even think of attack on Iran, asserting that Tehran’s harsh response will make invaders to regret their action.


Russia slams Pompeo’s support for rioters in Iran as hypocritical

Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has slammed the recent comments by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on the Iranian protests as “hypocritical”.


Basij brigade  holds “power and security” exercises

The Sahebolzaman Basij brigade held a maneuver under the name of “power and security” on Friday morning. It was held at Vali-Asr garrison at the presence of General Ali Fadavi, the deputy chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps.


Russia says U.S. remains isolated at IAEA meeting

Mikhail Ulyanov, Russia’s permanent representative to international organizations in Vienna, said that the United States remained isolated at the International Atomic Energy Agency Board of Governors’ meeting on Thursday which discussed Iran’s nuclear program.


Iran files complaint against UK-based anti-Iran TV channels for inciting violence

The Iranian embassy in London has filed a complaint against the London-based anti-Iran TV channels, Ambassador Hamid Baeidinejad said on Friday.


Senior cleric: Article 27 of the constitution allows peaceful gatherings, rallies

Tehran Friday prayers leader said based on the Article 27 of Iran’s constitution the people are entitled to hold peaceful gatherings and rallies provided that “principles of Islam” are not targeted.


Navy moves headquarters to southern Iran

The Iranian Navy transferred its main headquarters from the capital city of Tehran to the port city of Bandar Abbas, on the shores of the Persian Gulf waters.


Pakistan president lauds Ayatollah Khamenei for strong support on Kashmir issue

Pakistani President Arif Alvi said on Friday that Islamabad is grateful for Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei for his strong support for the just struggle of the people of
Azad Jammu and Kashmir.