Iran English language newspaper headlines on Thursday, 3-9-2020

Iran News Daily


U.S. Push to Use Mechanisms in Iran Nuclear Deal Ludicrous

The Iranian president has dismissed as childish, ridiculous and baseless the U.S. push to use the so-called snapback mechanism in the Iran nuclear deal to bring back international sanctions against the Islamic Republic.


JCPOA Parties Determined To Preserve Iran Deal

The remaining signatories to a 2015 Iran nuclear deal say they will do everything possible to preserve the landmark accord following their first meeting since the United States launched an unlawful push to restore United Nations sanctions against the Islamic Republic.


Iran Unveils New Homegrown Radar System

The Iranian Army’s Air Defense Force has unveiled a new homegrown radar system, dubbed ‘Kashef-99’.


NPT Director Pleased With Iran-IAEA Agreement

Director for Nonproliferation Policy at the Arms Control Association hailed the recent agreement between Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), saying it is important from the Safeguards perspective and will increase the chance to survive the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.


Swiss FM to Visit Iran Next Week

Head of the Department of Foreign Affairs of Switzerland Ignazio Cassis is scheduled to have an official visit to Iran on September 5-7, Swiss embassy in Tehran announced.


Tehran Attaches Importance to Promoting Ties With Brasilia

Senior Advisor to the Iranian Parliament Speaker on Foreign Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian underlined the importance of developing relations with Brazil.


Foreign Ministry to Safeguard Iran’s National Interests

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that the Foreign Ministry makes every effort to protect Iran’s national interests.


Air Defense Able to Destroy Any Drones

Commander of Army Air Defense Force Brigadier General Alireza Sabahifard said that Iran Air defense has ability to identify and destroy any drones in the country’s sky.


Tehran, Moscow to Boost Cultural Cooperation

The chairman of the Islamic Culture and Relation Organization and the Russian Deputy Minister of Culture, stressed to expand cultural ties through the re-signing of the cultural agreement between Iran and Russia.


Air Defense Responsible for Most of Iran’s Airspace Security

Head of Iran’s Passive Defense Organization said that Iran has been successful in both defense and technology fronts


Tehran Times


Iran’s oil industry attracts over $10b of investment in 5 months

Over $10 billion of investment has been made in Iran’s oil, gas and petrochemical industries during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-August 21) despite the problems and limitations caused by the coronavirus pandemic and the U.S. sanctions.


Niger rejects U.S. bid to restore UN sanctions on Iran

In the latest blow to the U.S. push to trigger a snapback of UN sanctions on Iran, Niger, the president of the UN
Security Council for September, reaffirmed a rejection of a U.S. complaint against Iran at the Security Council.


Iranian TV series “Kimia” being dubbed into Urdu

The Iranian TV series “Kimia” is being dubbed into the Urdu language that is spoken in Pakistan and India.


U.S. can end up losing a lot if it does not review its unfounded position: Russia

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Tuesday that the United States’ attempt to trigger snapback mechanism and restore UN sanctions on Iran has no legal ground and it can end up losing a lot if it does not review its “unfounded position”.


Only kneeling on Palestinians’ neck has been normalized, Zarif says

In a rebuke of the United Arab Emirates that has normalized relations with Israel, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad
Javad Zarif on Wednesday said that “the only thing that has been normalized” is kneeling on the Palestinians’ neck.


U.S. cannot initiate process of reinstating UN sanctions: China

Chinese Mission to UN said in a tweet on Wednesday that the United States cannot initiate process of reinstating UN sanctions
on Iran under the 2231 resolution which endorses the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA.


Nuclear deal parties unanimous to counter U.S. illegal moves: Araghchi

There is a unanimity among the remaining parties to the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, to counter illegal moves
by the U.S. to return UN sanctions against Iran, says Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi who represented Iran at the JCPOA Joint Commission meeting in Vienna on Tuesday.


Brazil welcomes expansion of ties with Iran, says envoy

Brazilian Ambassador to Tehran Azeredo Santos has said that his country attaches great importance to expansion of ties with