Iran English language newspaper headlines on Wednesday, 2-9-2020

Iran News Daily


Danish Co. Sets Up Insulin Production Line in Iran

Iran’s health minister said that the world’s top insulin-maker, Novo Nordisk of Denmark, had unveiled on Monday a production line of the drug in Iran.Saeed Namaki inaugurated the plant’s production line, located in Alborz province, via video conference, the government website reported.



Leader: UAE Betraying Islam, Arabs, Region

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei said on Tuesday that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has betrayed the Islamic world, Arab states, the regional countries, and Palestine, with letting the Zionist regime into the region.


U.S. Has No Right To Trigger Snapback Mechanism

Iran’s permanent ambassador to the UN says the United States is not eligible to use the Iran nuclear deal’s snapback mechanism to restore sanctions against the country since Washington has formally withdrawn from the multilateral accord.


Iran-IAEA Ties Redefined Following Grossi’s Visit to Tehran

An Iranian official says relations between Iran and the UN’s nuclear watchdog were redefined following a trip to Tehran by its director general.


Iran Ready to Provide Relieves To Afghanistan Flood Victims

Minister of Energy announced Tehran’s readiness to send the necessary aid and equipment to repair the damaged parts of Afghanistan’s water and electricity facilities following the recent floods.


Iran Asks Niger to Counter U.S. Polices as UNSC President

President Hassan Rouhani has hailed Niger for its refusal to support a US-initiated resolution on the extension of the UN arms embargo on Tehran, urging the African country to act independently during its presidency of the UN Security Council and stand against the US government’s unilateralism.


Rouhani Felicitates Uzbekistan on Independence Day

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani felicitated Uzbekistan’s Independence Day to his counterpart Shavkat Mirziyoyev.


U.S. So-Called Maximum Pressure to Fail Soon

Government Spokesman Ali Rabiei said the Islamic Republic of Iran continues its ‘maximum resistance’ against the U.S.’s so-called ‘maximum pressure’, which is expected to fail in the near future.


Austria Calls JCPOA Most Effective Deal, Urges Efforts to Keep It

Austria’s foreign minister has described the 2015 nuclear deal as the “most effective” diplomatic accord, calling for multilateral efforts to save it.


Iran Eyes Producing 33m Tons Steel Ingot This Year

With the studies made, it has been targeted that 33 million tons of steel ingot will be produced before termination of the current year (to end March 20, 2021).


Tehran Times


Schmid stresses the need to preserve JCPOA

Helga Schmid, secretary general of the European External Action Service (EEAS), underlined the need to see parties to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal “united in resolve” to preserve the agreement.


545 idle industrial units revived since late March

An official with Iran’s industry sector announced on Tuesday that 545 idle industrial units have been revived throughout the country since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20), IRIB reported.


Iranian, Indian scholars discuss Gandhi’s influence on Asian cinema

A number of Iranian and Indian scholars discussed Gandhi’s influence on Asian cinema during a webinar held on Monday.


Tax exemption on handicrafts remains in force

The tax exemption on producers of handicrafts and hand-woven carpets which had been planned to be removed is still in place, Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Minister Ali-Asghar Mounesan announced on Monday, CHTN reported.


JCPOA parties hold talks amid diplomatic tensions over snapback mechanism

Signatories to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal held a session in Vienna on Tuesday to discuss tensions around the deal and weigh
in on the U.S. pressures on Iran.


Ayatollah Khamenei: UAE has betrayed the Islamic world

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Leader of the Islamic Revolution, asserted on Tuesday that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has
betrayed the Islamic world by deciding to establish ties with the Zionist regime of Israel.


Rouhani calls Nigerien president, says abuse of intl. bodies is root cause of current problems

In a telephone conversation on Monday with Nigerien President Mahamadou Issoufou whose country takes over the rotating
presidency of the UN Security Council for September, President Hassan Rouhani said abuse of international bodies
by certain countries is the root cause of current problems in the world.


China hopes all parties would safeguard nuclear deal

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said on Monday that China hopes that all parties would safeguard the
2015 nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, and faithfully implement the UN Security Council Resolution 2231 that endorsed the


Russia expresses readiness to facilitate ‘direct negotiations’ between Iran and U.S.

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday that Moscow is ready to facilitate a direct dialogue between Iran and the U.S. amid heightened tensions between the two countries over the U.S. bid to restore international sanctions on Iran.