Iran English language newspaper headlines on Tuesday, 1-9-2020

Iran News Daily


Leader: Iran Owes Security to Air Defense Preparedness

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei commended the Iranian Air Defense forces for their contribution to national security.


Nature of “Islamic Republic” Is “Anti-Corruption”

Judiciary Chief Hojjatoleslam Seyed Ebrahim Raeisi says the nature of Islamic ruling and the Islamic Republic of Iran is clean and anti-corruption and wherever it finds corruption, it will combat it and no organ and official can accept existence of corruption in the society and administrative system.


Zarif Raps U.S. Resort To ‘Law of Jungle’

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has lashed out at the US administration’s resort to the “law of jungle” both at the national and international level.


Iran’s Natural Gas Exports to Turkey Drop to Zero

The Turkish Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EMRA) reports that in the second quarter of 2020, the country did not receive any natural gas from Iran.


China Resumes Reporting Oil Imports From Iran In July

The latest Chinese Customs’ data show the country imported about 120,000 barrels of oil per day from Iran in July, worth a total of $134 million, after showing zero imports in June.



President Calls for Closer Ties with Kyrgyzstan

President Hassan Rouhani has offered congratulations to the Kyrgyz nation and government on the anniversary of the country’s national day, calling for further enhancement of bilateral ties.


Malaysian King Invited to Visit Iran

President Hassan Rouhani has officially invited the king of Malaysia to visit Iran in order to discuss the problems facing the Muslim world and further strengthen bilateral ties between Tehran and Kuala Lumpur.


Iran Signs Major Judicial Agreements on Extradition of Prisoners

Minister of Justice Ali-Reza Avayi told IRNA on Monday that the Government reached major judicial agreements with foreign countries which led to extradition of 2,988 Iranian and foreign prisoners over the past seven years.


Health Minister Urged to Provide Coronavirus Vaccine

In a phone conversation with the Iranian Health Minister Saeid Namaki, President Hassan Rouhani called for taking the required measures for purchasing and testing foreign anti-coronavirus vaccines in the country.


Iran to Increase Trade Via Its Borders With Afghanistan

Through launching Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan-Afghanistan-Iran (KTAI) corridor and Iran-Afghanistan-Uzbekistan corridor, trade activities will be increased in the region via Iran-Afghanistan borders.



Tehran Times


Trade to be increased in region via Iran-Afghanistan borders

Through launching Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan-Afghanistan-Iran (KTAI) corridor and Iran-Afghanistan-Uzbekistan corridor, trade activities will be increased in the region via Iran-Afghanistan borders.


Resistance festival to review pro-Zionist cinema

The 16th Resistance International Film Festival plans to review a lineup of films produced under the influence of the Zionists around the world in a special section named “Samiri Cinema”.


Iranian craftspeople, businesses incur $452m loss due to coronavirus

Iran’s deputy tourism minister on Thursday said that the handicrafts industry and related businesses across the country have
suffered a loss of 19,000 billion rials (some $452 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.


FIFA threatens Iran with sanction

FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura warned Iran FIFA and AFC are strongly opposing any use of legal threats and intimidation of any sort by anyone against a person or a group of persons.


Foreign company invests €70m in Iranian medical project

Novo Nordisk, a leading global healthcare company, headquartered in Denmark, launched an insulin pen production line in Iran on Monday which is said to be the first of its kind in West Asia and East Mediterranean region.


Air Defense Force at forefront of countering enemies, says commander

Commander of Iran’s Air Defense Force says his forces are at the forefront of confronting enemies for their responsibility of establishing order and security in the country’s airspace.


Rouhani invites Malaysian king to visit Iran

In a message to the Malaysia king on the occasion of the country’s National Day, President Hassan Rouhani invited Sultan
Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah to pay a visit to Iran.


Iran adamant in pursuing assassination of Gen. Soleimani: Judiciary chief

Judiciary Chief Hojjatoleslam Ebrahim Raeisi said on Monday that Iran’s Judiciary and Foreign Ministry are adamant in legally pursuing the assassination of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.


Iran expresses concern over attack on Ashura mourners in Kashmir

Saeed Khatibzadeh, the spokesman for Iran’s Foreign Ministry, voiced concerns on Monday over Indian security forces’
attack on a Muharram procession in the Indian-administered Kashmir.


Nabih Berri: Investigation about Imam Musa al-Sadr will continue

Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri has said that investigation about the top Shia cleric Imam Musa al-Sadr will
continue until the truth comes to light.