Iran English language newspaper headlines on Tuesday, 22-9-2020

Iran News Daily


Tehran Raps U.S. Attempts to Ruin JCPOA

The head of Iran’s nuclear agency said Monday that the landmark 2015 deal between Tehran and world powers on his country’s atomic program is struggling since the unilateral U.S. withdrawal, but is still worth preserving.


Iraqi Imposed War Proved Cost of Invading Iran Very High

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei says Iran’s decisively victorious defense against foreign-backed forces of Iraq’s former dictator Saddam Hussein proved that invading the country is a “very costly” undertaking.


177 More Added to Iran COVID-19 Death Toll

Health Ministry spokeswoman says the novel coronavirus has killed 177 patients since Sunday noon, increasing the overall death toll to 24,478.


Iran Ready for Arms Exports After Lifting of Embargo

Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Aerospace Force Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh voiced Iran’s readiness to export arms as soon as a UN embargo is terminated next month.


Int’l Community Urged To Rise From Abstention To Active Defiance

Iranian Diplomatic Mission in the European Union in a message urged the international community to rise from abstention to active defiance in safeguarding the rules-based international order.


Russia Launches Military Drills, Featuring Forces From Iran, China

Russia has launched the Kavkaz (or Caucasus) 2020 joint military drills with neighboring countries in its Southern Military District and in the Black and Caspian Seas.


Washington to Face Harsh Revenge For Martyr Soleimani Assassination

The coordinating deputy of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps vowed Iran’s imminent revenge for the martyrdom of its anti-terror commander, Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.


Judiciary Chief Slams U.S. for Violation of Int’l Regulations

Iran’s Judiciary Chief Ebrahim Raeisi said the current behavior of the US is a clear violation of the international treaties and laws.


Iran to Unveil New Defense Projects

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces said this year’s Sacred Defense Week in Iran would be marked with the unveiling of tens of new defense projects.


New Russian Contractor to Start Work on Power Plant South of Iran

Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said Russia has changed the contractor that was supposed to work on the Sirik power plant in southern Hormozagan Province and the new contractor is going to start working on the project in the coming weeks.


Three New Ambassadors Submit Credentials to Zarif

The new ambassadors of Iraq, Denmark, and Norway submitted copies of their credentials to the Iranian Foreign Minister on Sunday.



Tehran Times


NIOC inks 13 research deals worth €178m with universities

National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) signed 13 major research-based deals valued at over €178.6 million (€35 million plus 7.16 trillion rials) with the country’s universities and research institutes in a ceremony on Monday, Shana reported.


War book publishers launch mutual virtual fair

Four publishers specializing in books on the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war launched a virtual fair on Monday, offering
about 1,000 titles on various aspects of one of the few long wars of the twentieth century.


70% of nomads in Tehran province use renewable energy

Some 70 percent of nomads residing in Tehran province are using solar panels to meet their energy needs, Hatef Momayezi, director of nomadic affairs in Tehran province, has said.


Iran to become member of UNWTO ‘influential’ committees

Iran’s deputy tourism minister has said the Islamic Republic will be a member of two “influential” committees at the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), IRNA reported.


Iran honors over one million war veterans

Iran on Monday held a ceremony to honor more than one million war veterans during the eight years of the Sacred Defense.


IRGC chief says U.S. is rotten from within

The chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has said that the United States is rotten from within and isolated
from without.


Iran clinched luminous victory in Iraq’s imposed war: Leader

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says the victory of the Islamic Republic in Saddam Hussein’s war
against Iran in the 1980s is as bright as the sun.


We won’t let Sacred Defense get distorted, says military chief

Chief of Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri has said the Islamic Republic is determined to preserve the history of the Sacred Defense (Iran-Iraq war) and defend it against any misrepresentation and distortion.


JCPOA ‘very much alive’, Zarif says

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday that the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers
is still alive and instead the bullying tactics are dead.


Russia launches Kavkaz2020- military drills, featuring forces from Iran, China

Russia has launched the Kavkaz (or Caucasus) 2020 joint military drills with neighboring countries in its Southern Military
District and in the Black and Caspian Seas.