A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on October 2

Iran Newspaper front pages

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Sunday and picked headlines from 22 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.

The majority of newspapers on Sunday covered the upcoming visit of German Economy Minister Siegmar Gabriel and his alleged pre-condition – Iran’s recognition of Israel – for expansion of Tehran-Berlin ties.

Another top story was the unveiling of Iran’s newly-developed drones and the American UAVs hunted by Iranian forces.

Newspapers also covered the US Secretary of State John Kerry’s remarks about Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s presence in Syrian elections.

The above issues, as well as many more, are highlighted in the following headlines:



1- IRGC Aerospace Force Commander: US Trying to Draw Level with Iran in Making Stealth and Bomber Drones

2- Deputy Minister: No Report of ISIS’ Operation in Tehran Friday Prayers

3- Reuters: German Economy Minister Visiting Iran in Spite of Continued Restrictions in Trade Ties


Abrar-e Eqtesadi:

1- Lukoil Looking for Oil Deal with Iran

2- Re-Export of Iran’s Saffron from Afghanistan!

3- Russians Begin Water Explorations in Iran: Moscow Opens $5bn LC for Tehran



1- Shamkhani: We See No Limit in Defending Ourselves and Our Borders

2- Intelligence Minister: Iran’s Sustainable Security Achieved Thanks to Islamic Revolution and Its Values

3- Defence Minister: Submission Has No Meaning in Islamic Republic



1- Kerry: US Has No Legal Justification for Intervention in Syria

2- Iran and South Africa Explore Avenues for Expansion of Ties

3- Iranian Spokesman: Iran Accepts No Pre-Condition for Expansion of Ties with Germany


Aftab-e Yazd:

1- Renewed Speculations: Zarif Once Again Named as Noble Peace Prize Candidate

2- 50% of Iranians Deprived of Travelling


Arman-e Emrooz:

1- Iran Futsal Team Makes History: 3rd Place in World Cup, First Medal in Iran’s Futsal History

2- Western and Southern Iran Hit by Dust Pollution of Autumn: Schools and Administrations Shut Down


Asr-e Iranian:

1- Hungary Joins Iran’s Oil Customers


Donya-ye Eqtesad:

1- First Nationwide and Comprehensive Poll after US Presidential Debates Indicates: Hillary Is 5% ahead of Trump



1- Power Minister: Serious Sanctions Can Be Imposed If Iran Fails to Implement Its Commitments as per Paris Deal on Greenhouse Gases



1- Iran Unveils Latest Fighter Drone ‘Sa’eqeh’

2- You Have to Accept Assad’s Presence in Syrian Elections: Kerry’s Conversation with Some Syrian Opposition Figures Leaked

3- German Economy Minister’s Visit to Tehran with €3bn Business Deals: Gabriel to Visit Iran for Second Time Since Nuclear Deal



1- US Accedes to Assad’s Presence in Syrian Presidential Elections

2- Government Resolved to Promote Position of Iranian Women in World’s Sports



1- Foreign Ministry Spokesman Warns EU against Interference in Iran’s Judicial Affairs: It’s Not Possible to Promote Human Rights through Politically-Motivated Statements



1- US Backs Off and Accepts Assad’s Presence in Syrian Elections

2- Iran, 16th Country in the World in Air Pollution Fatalities



1- Don’t Let This ‘Friend of Zionists’ Enter Iran: German Economy Minister Is Going to Visit Iran for Talks with Government over Recognition of Israel

2- Beginning of the Domino of Lawsuits Filed against Saudi Arabia over 9/11


Jomhouri Eslami:

1- Russia’s Unprecedented Warning to US: Moscow Says US Attack on Syria Would Set Fire on Entire Region

2- Export of South Pars Gas Field’s Gas Condensates Exceeds 70m bpd

3- Russia: ISIS after Occupying Central Asia and Caucasia

4- First Lawsuit Filed by a 9/11 Survivor against Saudi Arabia in a US Court



1- Development of Auto Industry by Assembling Renault Products Dating Back to 17 Years Ago!

2- Yemen Army Destroys UAE’s Warship in Ta’iz Coasts

3- On Verge of Islamic Month of Muharram, Al Khalifa Regime Becomes More Brutal in Oppressing Bahraini People

4- First VP: Executives Who Received Astronomical Salaries Didn’t Violate the Law!



1- Trump’s Sexual Scandal: Trump’s Presence in a 2,000 Pornographic Video Leaked



1- Trump: If Clinton Wins, I May Refuse to Accept Election Results

2- Amir Abdollahian: US Interference Is Main Cause of Middle East’s Problems



1- Conservatives’ New Challenge ahead of Elections: Neither Ahmadinejad, Nor Rouhani

2- Berlin Once Again Says Hello to Tehran



1- Merkel’s Deputy Once Again in Tehran

2- SNSC Secretary: Iran Knows No Limit for Developing Its Defensive Capabilities


Vaghaye Ettefaghieh:

1- Life in a Big Prison without a Ceiling: Guardian’s Account of What’s Going on in Aleppo

2- Liberal Frustration in Russian Elections: The Polls that Strengthened Putin’s Power


Vatan-e Emrooz:

1- Iran Has Hunted 2 Other American Drones after RQ-170

2- American Widow, the First to Sue Saudi Arabia