Iran English language newspaper headlines on Wednesday, 20-5-2020

Iran News Daily

 

Iran Urges Foreign Forces to Leave Syria

Iran’s permanent ambassador to the United Nations says the U.S. must end its illegal occupation of Syria and stop shielding terrorist groups under the mask of fighting terrorism.

 

U.S. Inhumane Sanctions Cause Suffering for People

Health minister says unilateral sanctions imposed on the country by the administration of US President Donald Trump are inhumane and cause suffering and pain for people.

 

U.S.-Iran Tensions Going to Get Worse

International sanctions against Iran are related mainly to the Iranian nuclear program. European countries do not apply to humanitarian and health assistance, a Belgian diplomat told ILNA.The ex- European Union’s Special Representative.

 

Iran Attends Quadripartite Talks on Afghanistan

Diplomats from Iran, Russia, China, and Pakistan discussed the situation in Afghanistan in an online conference.

 

154 Iranian Nationals Back Home From Ukraine

Some other 154 Iranians who had encountered severe restrictions in returning home in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic will be returned to their motherland, Iran’s ambassador to Kiev, Manouchehr Moradi said on Tuesday.He added on his Twitter account that the second group of Iranian expatriates living in Ukraine returned to their homeland tonight (Tuesday).

 

World No Longer Tolerates U.S. Bullying

Iran’s top security official says the United States has failed to muster support even from its own allies in its attempts to renew a UN arms embargo against the Islamic Republic, stressing that the world community no longer tolerates Washington’s “bullying.”

 

Iran Support of Syria to Continue to the Very End

The Special Assistant to the Speaker of Iran’s parliament for International Affairs has said that Iran’s support of Syria will be continued to the complete failure of terrorism.

 

Crushing Response Awaits Aggressors

Defense Minister says the Islamic Republic will give a crushing answer to any aggressor when it comes to defending its national security.

 

Iran Support of Syria to Continue to the Very End

The Special Assistant to the Speaker of Iran’s parliament for International Affairs has said that Iran’s support of Syria will be continued to the complete failure of terrorism.

 

Coronavirus Still Major Issue of Iran, World

Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Abbas Salehi said that coronavirus is still main issue of Iran and the entire world.

 

President Issues Regulations of “General Soleimani World Award”

President Hassan Rouhani has issued the regulations for the implementation of “General Soleimani World Award” in commemoration of the Iranian anti-terror commander, who was martyred by the U.S. terrorists in January.

 

Iran, Yemen Review Political Regional Developments

Senior Iranian and Yemeni officials held a telephone conversation on the latest political developments in Yemen.

 

Tehran Seeks Peaceful Ties with Neighbors

Iranian Ambassador to Moscow Kazem Jalali said the Islamic Republic is interested in forging “good” and “peaceful” relations with its neighbors.“We are not engaging in expansionism. We want to have good and peaceful relations with all our neighbors,” Jalali told Russian media on Monday, TASS reported.

 

Iran Sends Pharmaceutical, Health Items to Kyrgyzstan

The Deputy Governor of Khorasan Razavi province for Economic Affairs Coordination announced the sending of consignments of pharmaceutical and health items to Kyrgyzstan.

 

Tehran Times

 

U.S. must end illegal occupation of Syria, Iran says

Majid Takht-Ravanchi, Iran’s ambassador to the United Nations, says the United States must end its illegal occupation of Syria and stop shielding the terrorists
under the guise of fighting terrorism.

 

Alireza Qorbani, world musicians release Sadi-inspired music video in pandemic

A music video inspired by Persian poet Sadi’s famous poem “The Sons of Adam Are Limbs of Each Other” has been released with the voice of Iranian vocalist  Alireza Qorbani in collaboration with several Italian singers and overseas musicians during the pandemic.

 

Iran provides social insurance for 100,000 vulnerable refugees

Some 100,000 vulnerable refugees residing in Iran are covered by social insurance in the current Iranian calendar year (began on March 21), Davood Hajghasem Ali, an official with Health Insurance Organization has said.

 

Saudi Arabia is the World’s largest terrorism exporter: Ilhan Omar

Ilhan Omar, who is serving as the U.S. Representative for Minnesota’s 5th congressional district, reacted to the investigation results of the FBI related to the shooting at the Pensacola military base in the state of Florida on is Twitter page and wrote: Saudi Arabia sends a terrorist to train with our military, yet mostof our leaders are whitewashing Saudi ties to another attack on America. If this was Iran we would be calling for accountability.

 

Railway fleet receives 88 new domestically-made wagons, locomotives

Iranian railway fleet received 8 new domestically-made locomotives and wagons in a ceremony attended by Transport and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Eslami and Head of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) Saeed Rasouli on Tuesday, IRNA reported.

 

Double amputee Salarvand shows a unique determination

Sajad Salarvand, 38, is showing his determination by climbing the mountains without legs.

 

No successful cyberattack on Shahid Rajaee port facility

An official has dismissed claims of a successful cyberattack on the Shahid Rajaee port facility.

‘Iran’s advisory presence in Syria to continue’

An informed military source has said that Iran’s advisory presence in Syria will continue.

 

Health minister censures ‘inhumane’ U.S. sanctions on Iranians amid pandemic

Iran’s health minister says unilateral sanctions imposed on the country by the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump are inhumane and cause suffering and pain for people, Press TV reported.

 

Unilateralism is a lethal poison for intl. community: Kharrazi

Kamal Kharrazi, chairman of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations, said on Tuesday that unilateralism is a “lethal poison” for international community, noting the necessity of forming an “international democracy”.

 

U.S. unlikely to succeed in extending Iran arms embargo, says Russian ambassador

The United States is unlikely to succeed in its attempts to extend a UN arms embargo on Iran, Russian Ambassador to Tehran Levan Dzhagaryan said in an interview with TASS, dedicated to the 100th anniversary of relations between Russia and Iran.

 

Zarif ’s assistant holds phone talks with Ansarullah chief negotiator Abdulsalam

Ali Asghar Khaji, the assistant to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif for political affairs, held a phone conversation with Mohammed Abdulsalam, the spokesman for Yemen’s Ansarullah and chief negotiator of the National Salvation Government, discussing developments in the war-ravaged Yemen.

 

World ‘not tolerating bullying’, Shamkhani says of U.S. move to extend arms embargo on Iran

Ali Shamkhani, secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC), said on Tuesday that the United States’ efforts to extend arms embargo on Iran are fruitless as other countries are opposed to it, adding that the “world is not tolerating bullying”.