Iran English language newspaper headlines on Wednesday, 1-7-2020

Iran News Daily


Iran Close to Develop COVID-19 Vaccine

The Iranian Minister of Health has said that the Iranian Corona vaccine has successfully tested its animal models and many Iranian scientists have taken quick steps to develop the COVID-19 vaccine.


VP Urges Exporters to Return Forex Into National Economy

First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri yesterday urged the exporters to return forex earned from exports to the national economy.


U.S. Alone in Anti-Iran Stance at UNSC

Iran’s ambassador to the UN says the U.S. has been isolated by other members of the UN Security Council with regards to its demand that an arms embargo on Iran be extended.


Admin of Anti-Iran Website Gets Death Penalty

Iran’s Judiciary has sentenced Rouhollah Zam, the administrator of Amad News, a counterrevolutionary website, to death after he was convicted of corruption on earth.


Lebanon Warns Israel Over Dangerous Gas Exploration Bid

President Michel Aoun has warned Israel against its “extremely dangerous” bid to explore oil and gas on Lebanon’s maritime border, parts of which are claimed by the regime, saying the Arab country will not allow any violation of its territorial waters.


U.S. Punishes Law-Abiding States for Not Violating UNSCR

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message referred to U.S.’ violation of Iran nuclear deal, saying U.S. punishes law-abiding states for not violating UNSC resolutions.


Tehran Raps Riyadh, Manama for Backing U.S. Anti-Iran Stance

Iran has lashed out at certain regional countries for supporting the U.S. demand that the United Nations extend its arms embargo on the Islamic Republic.


Rouhani Urges Facilitating Digital Economy Promotion in Stock Markets

President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday called on the Minister of Economy Farhad Dejpasand to pave the grounds for companies active in the area of the digital economy to get listed on the stock market.Speaking during a session of the government economic headquarters, the president said that a special market should be possibly formed for listing science-based companies, as well as those companies active in the area of the digital economy.


German Envoys Signals End of His Tenure in Iran

Michael Klor-Berchtold pointed to the ending of his tenure in Iran as the ambassador of Germany.


Iran Strongly Condemns Terrorist Attack in Karachi

The Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Pakistan on Monday strongly condemned a terrorist attack on Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi which resulted in killing of five innocent people.Ambassador Seyed Moh


Iran Embassy Advises U.S. Envoy to Prevent Bullying

Iranian Embassy in Beirut in a message described claims made by U.S. ambassador to Lebanon Dorothy C. Shea as bullying and advised her to avoid them.


Iran, Biggest Enemy of Regional Terrorist Groups

Iran’s Government spokesman Ali Rabiei stated that Iran is the biggest enemy of terrorist groups and extremism in the region.

Tehran Times


Iran’s special envoy meets Taliban political bureau chief in Doha

Mohammad Ebrahim Taherianfard, the special envoy of Iran’s foreign minister for Afghanistan, has met with Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, the head of the Taliban’s political bureau chief based in Doha.


New domestically-made wagons, locomotives join railway fleet

Iranian railway fleet received 65 new domestically-made locomotives and wagons in a ceremony on Tuesday, the third group of additions this year.


Anti-racism protests continue across U.S.

Protests against racial discrimination continue across the United States more than a month after death of 46-year-old African American, George Floyd, while in police custody.


Maduro expels EU ambassador after Brussels imposes sanctions

Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro has ordered the European Union’s ambassador to leave the country, hours after the EU hit several more Venezuelan officials with sanctions.


Ruhollah Zam faces death sentence for ‘corruption on earth’

Iran’s Judiciary has announced that Ruhollah Zam, the operator behind the Amad News website and Telegram channel, has been sentenced to death.


Art series on Imam Reza (AS) introduced

The Rudaki Foundation introduced three art collections on Imam Reza (AS), the eighth Shia Imam, during a ceremony held at the Rudaki Hall in Tehran on Tuesday.


E3 believes U.S. has no legal right to trigger UN sanctions snapback: Iran’s diplomat

Iran’s Ambassador to London Hamid Baeidinejad has said that France, Germany and the United Kingdom, known as E3, believe that the United States has no
legal right to trigger a so-called snapback of all UN sanctions on Iran.


China reiterates opposition to extension of Iran’s arms embargo

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian has reiterated Beijing’s opposition to extension of an arms embargo on Iran.


Ukrainian plane crash dossier to be sent to court after investigations: Armed Forces Judicial Organization chief

Head of the Judicial Organization of the Armed Forces said on Tuesday that extensive investigations have been carried out over the Ukrainian plane crash incident
and the dossier will be sent to court after investigations are completed.


Iran to host virtual Syria talks with Russia, Turkey on Wed.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will host a virtual conference with his Russian and Turkish counterparts on the situation in Syria and the Arab country’s peace process on Wednesday.