Iran English language newspaper headlines on Tuesday, 2-6-2020

Iran News Daily


Iran to Always Stand by Afghanistan

Referring to the friendly and fraternal relations between the two countries, the Presidents of Iran and Afghanistan in a phone call stressed the need to work for the comprehensive development and strengthening of Tehran-Kabul relations in order to ensure the interests of both nations.


U.S. Sanctions Not to Stop Iran Trade With Other States

Government Spokesman Ali Rabiee says the U.S. unilateral sanctions would not ban or stop the Islamic Republic of Iran to trade with other countries.


Any Hostile Miscalculation to Receive Crushing Response

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces warned the enemies that a miscalculation in dealing with Iran will trigger a decisive and immediate response from the country’s military forces.


81 More Iranians Die From COVID-19

The head of Iranian Health Ministry’s Public Relations Office said on Monday that 81 more Iranians died from coronavirus over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 7,878.


Tehran Ready to Ship More Fuel to Caracas

Iran has said it will continue fuel shipments to Venezuela if Caracas requests more supplies, despite criticism from the United States of trade between the two nations, both under U.S. sanctions.


U.S. Revealing Its Ugly Face by Cracking Down on Anti-Racism Protests

A senior Iranian military official has hit out at the United States for discriminating against the people of color as well as its police brutality.


Iranians Residing in Belarus Back Home

Iranian students and compatriots residing in Belarus returned home after a month of continuous and intensive consultations and follow-ups by Iran’s Embassy in the country.


Iran Among Leading Countries in Fight Against Coronavirus

The Iranian health minister says Iran is one of the world’s leading countries in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.


Iran, Venezuela to Continue Cooperation on Oil Sector

Deputy Foreign Minister for the Economic Diplomacy Affairs said Gholamreza Ansari said that Iran and Venezuela will continue their cooperation on downstream and oil sectors.


“Khordad 15 Uprising” the Biggest Sacrifice in Recent Decades

President Hassan Rouhani noted to the upcoming anniversary of the June 4, 1963 (Khordad15) uprising and said: “On the occasion of the nation support for the Imam, the June 4 incident took place and this uprising was the biggest sacrifice in our country in recent decades.”


Chinese Parliament Calls for More Cooperation With Iran’s Parliament

The speaker of the Chinese parliament congratulated Mohammad-Baqer Qalibaf’s election as Iran’s new parliament speaker and called for expansion of relations between the two legislative bodies.


Syrian Speaker Calls for Parliamentary Cooperation With Iran

Syrian Speaker of Parliament Hammouda Sabbagh in a message to Iranian Speaker of Parliament Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf on Monday called for enhanced parliamentary cooperation between the two countries.


Call for Int’l Community to Take Action For Medical Treatment of COVID-19

Finland’s Director of Crisis Management Initiative (CMI) Ville Brummer underlined the need to take an international action to reduce losses and finding a treatment for COVID-19.


Tehran Times


Iranian centers in Kazakhstan, Serbia organize photo exhibitions on Imam Khomeini

Iran’s cultural centers in Kazakhstan and Serbia will commemorate the 31st death anniversary of Imam Khomeini by organizing exhibitions of photos of the founder of the Islamic Republic.

Rouhani says Iran stands beside Afghanistan

President Hassan Rouhani has said that Iran will stand beside the Afghan government and people to help them promote peace, stability and security.


Wildfire in forests, protected areas put out after five days

Wildfire which broke out five days ago across several forests and protected areas in four western and southwestern provinces of Khuzestan, Bushehr, Lorestan, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad, was put out on Monday.


100 production companies to be listed on stock exchange

Iran’s deputy industry, mining and trade minister said that 100 production companies are projected to be listed on the stock exchange of the country by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2021), IRNA reported.


Hassan Tofiq, cartoonist of popular satirical magazine Tofiq, dies at 95

Cartoonist Hassan Tofiq, who worked for and presided over Tofiq, Iran’s most popular satirical magazine before the Islamic revolution, died of heart failure at a Tehran hospital on Sunday. He was 95.


Islamic Students Association condemns racism in U.S.

The the Islamic Students Associations issued a statement on Monday condemning racism in the United States and urged Washington to practice justice over the brutal killing of an AfricanAmerican man in Minneapolis.


Iran dismisses claims of interference in anti-racism protests in U.S.

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi has dismissed claims of Iran’s interference in protests against racism in the United States.


Sirous Asgari who is in U.S. will return to Iran in coming days

Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Monday that Iranian scientist Sirous Asgari freed in U.S. captivity will return to Iran in the coming days.