Iran English language newspaper headlines on Monday, 6-7-2020

Iran News Daily


Iran Has Underground Missile-Launching Cities in South

A senior Iranian military commander says “underground missile-launching cities” are strewn all across the southern coast.


U.S. Has Targeted Iran Interests in Region

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that the U.S. has targeted Iran’s interests in the region and taken measure to put pressure on Iran’s regional friends.


COVID-19 Kills More 163 More Iranians

Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari said on Sunday that some 163 more Iranians have died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) over the past 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 11,571.


Rocket Fire Targets U.S. Diplomatic, Military Installations in Iraq

Two rocket attacks targeted American diplomatic and military installations overnight, Iraq’s security forces said on Sunday, a little over a week since unprecedented arrests prevented a similar incident.


Enemies’ Plot to Collapse Iranian Economy Will Not Succeed

President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that enemies plot to collapse Iranian economy will not succeed.


President Congratulates Algerian National Day

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on Monday congratulated National Day of Algeria, hoping that mutual cooperation would be further developed between the two countries in various areas.


Tehran Not to Let IAEA Serve Espionage Purposes

Majlis Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf said the lawmakers will never allow the UN nuclear watchdog to help the espionage objectives of the enemies against the Islamic Republic.


Tehran Ready to Cooperate With Seoul On Police-Educational Programs

Iran’s Interpol chief Brigadier General Hadi Shirzad in a meeting with South Korean Ambassador to Iran Jeong-Hyun Ryuh on Saturday urged his country’s readiness for police and educational cooperation in order to fight against international crimes.


Iran Has Triggered JCPOA DRM ‘Six’ Times

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the country has triggered the Dispute Resolution Mechanism (DRM) of the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers on “at least six occasions”.


Tehran Not Supposed to Pay Damages to Turkmenistan for Overdue Debts

An Iranian official says the country is not supposed to pay any damages to Turkmenistan because of overdue payments for the latter’s natural gas exports to the Islamic Republic.


Iran, UNICEF to Work Together to Contain Coronavirus Pandemic

The Iranian Ministry of Cooperatives, Labour and Social Welfare is to launch a joint cooperation program with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in preventing and treating the disease caused by the COVID-19 virus.The issue was discussed in a joint online meeting attended by Deputy Iranian Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare Ahmad Meidari, and UNICEF representative Mandeep O’Brien.


Iranian, Russian University Chancellors Set to Hold Meeting

The fifth meeting of the chancellors of top universities of Iran and Russia will be held virtually with the participation of some political, cultural, and scientific officials of the two countries on Tuesday.

Tehran Times


Imports of 2,500 products banned in a quarter

Iranian Acting Industry, Mining, and Trade Minister Hossein Modares Khiabani said that the imports of 2,500 commodities have been prohibited during the first quarter ofthe current Iranian calendar year (March 20-June 20), Shata reported.


Some 3,000 tourism workers in Kish lose job over coronavirus outbreak

Some 3,000 tourism workers inKish Island have losttheir jobs temporarily as the coronavirus has nearly closed down all travel hotspots across the Persian Gulf island,ILNA reported.


IRGC at full capacity in fight against coronavirus

The deputy chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) for health Brigadier General Ahmad Abdollahi said on Sunday thatIRGC will use its full capacity to battle the pandemic in the country.


Iran has underground missile cities along southern coasts, commander says

The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Navy said Iran has established onshore and offshore missile cities all along the coasts ofthe Persian Gulf and the Sea of Oman that would be a “nightmare” for the enemy.


Establishing 8 new FTZs across Iran on agenda

Secretary ofIranian Free Zones High Council Morteza Bank said on Saturday that eight new free trade zones (FTZ) are going to be established
across the country,ILNA reported.


Discover bizarre landscape most like horror, science fiction movies near Tehran!

Nottoo far from Tehran,the mountainous village of Verdij welcomes tourists who come to regain energy and have fun.


130 MPs sign petition to question Rouhani

130 MPs in the new parliament have signed a petition seeking questions from President Hassan Rouhani over price rises, Tasnim reported.


Salehi says Iran is studying various scenarios over the Natanz incident

Ali Akbar Salehi, director of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, has said that various scenarios over the Natanz incident are being studied
and the final results will be announced.


Israeli foreign minister: Israel taking any action to stop ‘Iranian nuclear threat’

The Israeli foreign minister says the regime considers Iran’s nuclear abilities as an “existential threat” to itself, noting that Tel Aviv is taking any action to stop what he called “Iranian nuclear threat.”


No hidden issue in Iran-China agreement, Zarif says

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that there is no “hidden issue” in the long-term comprehensive agreement between Iran and China.


Rouhani says Iran, Venezuela should deepen ties

President Hassan Rouhani has said that Iran and Venezuela should deepen “strategic” and “friendly” ties.


MP urges govt. to halt implementation of Additional Protocol

An Iranian lawmaker strongly rebuked a new resolution passed by the IAEA Board of Governors against Tehran, urging the government to stop implementing the Additional Protocol in response.