Iran English language newspaper headlines on Monday, 10-8-2020

Iran News Daily


President Advises Moderate Campaign Against Coronavirus

President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday advised moderate campaign against coronavirus.


Tehran Warns About Saudi Arabia’s Covert Nukes Program

Iran’s ambassador to international organizations has warned about Saudi Arabia’s covert nuclear program, urging the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to probe into the “non-transparent” program.


163 More Added to Iran’s COVID-19 Death Toll

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 18,427.


Iran’s Real Oil Exports Might Be Much Higher Than Estimated, a company that tracks and reports shipments and storage of crude oil says Iran probably exports twice as much oil as estimated



IRGC Nabs Perpetrator Of Sound Bomb

The public relations department of the IRGC Ground Force’s Quds Regional Base in southeastern Iran announced on Saturday that the IRGC intelligence forces have captured the main element who had planted a sound bomb in Zahedan a few days ago.


Iranian Mayors Express Readiness To Help Beirut

New Head of Iran’s Civil Aviation Organization (CAOI) in his introductory ceremony said that the country has bought several planes during the sanctions era and at the same time new airlines have been launched.


U.S. Should Account for Supporting, Sheltering Terrorist Groups

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for International and Legal Affairs Mohsen Baharvand blasted Washington for supporting and nourishing terrorist groups, saying that the international community should make the U.S. accountable.



Zarif Signs Memorial Book at Lebanon’s Embassy in Tehran

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, attended Lebanon’s Embassy in Tehran on Sunday to sign a memorial book in the honor of the victims of a devastating blast in the Lebanese capital.


Red Crescent Erects Field Hospital in Lebanon

The Iranian Red Crescent Society has set up a makeshift hospital in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, as part of its efforts to help the Arab country after the massive blast that hit Beirut port.


Economic Council of Iranian Embassies to Be Established

The new Iranian ambassador to the Republic of Azerbaijan Abbas Mousavi announced the formation of the Economic Council of Iranian embassies in the Caspian littoral states.


Spokesman Hails Journalists’ Efforts to ‘Make Untold Stories Heard’

The spokesman for the Iranian government has appreciated efforts by journalists who, he said, are the ones that can render foreign propaganda campaigns ineffective.Ali Rabiei made the comment in a message marking the National Journalists’ Day.


Tehran Times


Industrial projects to create 41,000 direct jobs by next March

Iran’s acting minister of industry, mining, and trade said that inaugurating 200 major projects by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2021) is going to create 41,000 new direct jobs across the country, Mehr news agency reported.


Book of interviews with Italian Iranologists published in Rome

The first volume of a book containing thirty interviews with Italian experts on Iran has recently been published in Rome.


U.S. bid to extend UN arms embargo on Iran hits a dead end

While the U.S. attempts to build an international consensus on the extension of a UN arms embargo on Iran, an analyst tells
the Tehran times that the U.S. is going to face opposition from some of the UN Security Council permanent members.


Gender gap in literacy rate declines significantly in Iran

The literacy rate difference between men and women has declined from 26 percent before the 1979 Islamic Revolution
to 2.8 percent, head of the Literacy Movement Organization has stated.


Coronavirus: Iran to introduce all-inclusive health protocols for inbound travelers

Iran will unveil all-inclusive health protocols for inbound travelers within the next week, as the country is still fighting the coronavirus pandemic, Mohammad Qasemi, the director for marketing and advertising at the tourism ministry,


Mesbahi-Moghadam: Accepting FATF is synonymous with ‘distortion’

Gholamreza Mesbahi-Moghadam, a member of the Expediency Council, has said that any talk about accepting the
FATF (the Financial Action Task Force) is a “distortion” of the country’s power.


Iran will overcome challenges through national solidarity and active resistance: top security official

Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council said on Sunday that Iran will overcome the existing challenges with doubling down on national solidarity and active resistance.


Final report on Ukrainian plane crash to be published soon: minister

Minister of Transport and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami said on Sunday that the final report on the Ukrainian
plane crash will be published soon.