Iran English language newspaper headlines on Saturday, 19-9-2020

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Tehran Warns of Dangerous Washington’s Defiance of Int’l Law

Iran has warned against Washington’s “dangerous” defiance of international law as the U.S. has signaled that it seeks to illegally extend an expiring arms embargo on Iran.


Iran Blasts “Dangerous Adventurism” Against Its Nuclear Program

Iran’s Ambassador to the Vienna-based international organizations Kazem Gharibabadi named the early July incident that took place at the Natanz facility as ‘dangerous adventurism’.


Russia Ready to Contribute to Dialogue Between Iran, U.S.

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov voiced readiness to provide assistance in establishing dialogue between Iran and the United States, stressing that Washington’s sanctions against the Islamic Republic will never work out, Sputnik news agency reported on Friday.


President Congratulates Suga on Appointment as Japan’s PM

President Hassan Rouhani has congratulated Yoshihide Suga on his election as Japan’s new prime minister, expressing hope for the expansion of friendly ties between Tehran and Tokyo in all fields.



Iran’s Health System Development on the Rise

President Hassan Rouhani , in the virtual inauguration ceremony of various Healthcare Projects across the country on Thursday via videoconferencing, said that in the current year and despite sanctions and the COVID-19 outbreak, Iran’s health system development has not only decreased but also have been on the rise.



Zarif Advises Pompeo to Read UNSC Resolution 2231

Stating that nothing new happens on 9/20, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammd Javad Zarif advises U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to read the UNSC Resolution 2231.



Arab Traitors to Palestine Complicit in All Israeli Crimes

Iran’s top parliamentarian has blasted the Emirati and Bahraini rulers for betraying the Palestinian cause by signing normalization deals with Israel, saying the Arab traitors to Palestine marked another Nakba Day (the Day of Catastrophe) and are thus complicit in the occupying regime’s crimes.


Tehran, Moscow to Boost Technological Cooperation

The Vice President for Science and Technology of the Islamic Republic of Iran Sorena Sattari and the President of the Russian Academy of Sciences Alexander Sergeev emphasized the expansion of technological cooperation.

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South Africa terms assassination claim against Iran as ‘very strange’

South Africa’s Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Naledi Pandor has responded to a Politico report that claimed Tehran planned to assassinate the U.S. ambassador to South Africa.


Industry, agriculture ministries ink MOU to co-produce chemical fertilizers

Iranian Industry, Mining, and Trade Ministry and the country’s Agriculture Ministry signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Thursday for cooperation on the production of phosphoric acid and phosphate fertilizers, ISNA reported.


‘Smart traveling’ should replace ‘do not travel’ recommendations: minister

Iranian Minister of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Ali Asghar Munesan has said that if coronavirus-related restrictions persist, the tourism industry of the country will suffer irreparable losses and many tourism insiders will be bankrupt, adding it’s time to replace “smart and responsible traveling” with “do not travel” recommendations.


Iran warns against ‘sabotage acts’ on its nuclear facilities

The Iranian ambassador to the Vienna-based international organizations has warned against any act of sabotage against
Iran’s nuclear facilities, saying such acts should be condemned by the International  Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).


Traitorous rulers are accomplice to Israel’s crimes, says Ghalibaf

Parliament Speaker Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf says the traitorous rulers of some regional countries are accomplices to the
Zionist regime’s crimes.


Tehran slams attack on British diplomatic vehicles in Baghdad

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh has denounced a roadside bombing that targeted a British diplomatic
convoy in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad.


Iran warns of ‘dangerous’ U.S. move as Trump mulls arms trade ban

Iran has warned against Washington’s “dangerous” defiance of international law as the U.S. has signaled that it seeks to illegally extend an expiring arms embargo on Iran.


U.S. Treasury imposes sanctions on Iranian entities, individuals

The United States has imposed sanctions on two Iranian entities and 45 associated individuals, the U.S. Treasury Department said.