Remarks by President Rouhani in a ceremony to mark the beginning of Sacred Defense Week and his comments in the inauguration of a subway line dominated the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Wednesday.
Ettela’at: “Iran has the largest and most powerful anti-terror armed forces in the region,” said President Rouhani in a military parade which marked the start of Sacred Defense Week.
President Rouhani: Regional nations know well that the Iranian armed forces are the only forces which can eradicate terrorists.
President Rouhani: We are a united nation which can join hands to overcome all problems and help build a more developed and vibrant Iran.
Afkar: “We are not seeking to invade any country,” said the president in a military parade to mark the start of Sacred Defense Week.
Aftab-e Yazd: A meaningful mission
The daily has analyzed a mandate by FM Zarif to his deputy Abbas Araghchi to supervise the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
Aftab-e Yazd: The world is waiting to listen to Mr. President’s address [at the UN General Assembly].
Aftab-e Yazd: Ayatollah Mesbah Yazdi, a principlist cleric, has said that cell phones are to blame for women’s failure to observe Hijab [Islamic dress code].
Arman-e Emrooz: A change of heart in [the camp of] the Worriers
Forget about the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action; do not change governors general [a reference to supporters of former president Ahmadinejad whose opposition to the Iran nuclear deal is waning; they are now reacting to the government’s decision to replace some governors general.
Arman-e Emrooz: Ayatollah Mesbah Yazdi, a hardline principlist, has blamed price hikes on the Internet and cell phones.
Arman-e Emrooz: Tehran MP Ali Motahari has said that some reformists are more principlist than the principlists, adding that vengeance is the reason behind targeting the reformists.
Asrar: President Rouhani has said that Iran has the largest anti-terror armed forces in the world.
Asrar: Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani has said that those who have not fought in the battlefields for a single day are unhappy with the end of [the Iraqi-imposed] war.
Ebtekar: “Tehran is the honor of the Islamic Republic of Iran,” President Rouhani said in the inauguration of Line 3 of the capital’s subway system.
Emtiaz: Celebrations were held across the country for [1.3 million] first-graders on the eve of the school year.
Etemad: “When necessary, we should keep silent to help the revolution survive,” said Chairman of the Expediency Council Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani.
Etemad: President Rouhani and Tehran’s Mayor Ghalibaf get on the subway.
Hambastegi: “We should not let some infiltrate the country and create divisions,” said the speaker of the Islamic Consultative Assembly in a ceremony to mark Sacred Defense Week.
Javan: G4+1 [to be formed] to take on ISIL
The daily has published a report on cooperation among Iran, Russia, Iraq, and Syria plus Hezbollah on the fight against terrorism.
Kayhan: The reverse spinning of the economy’s wheel in the thick of nuclear deal
Kayhan: The West has welcomed IAEA Chief Amano’s Parchin visit.
Mardomsalari: Ten Iranian movies have lined up for a race: the [Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th] Academy Awards.
Resalat: Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has said that the US is seeking adventurism in Iran.
Resalat: “Sacred Defense was the most honorable defense the Iranian nations put up [against an enemy],” said the president in a military parade of the armed forces on Tuesday.
Rooyesh-e Mellat: [Labor Minister] Rabiei has raised the number of yellow cards the government has been given [by MPs] to 14.
Setareh Sobh: “The hardline minority has not even caught a whiff of gunpowder of war,” said Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani in a meeting with a host of Sacred Defense veterans.
Shahrvand: “We won twice, one time in the war and one time against the war,” said President Rouhani in the inauguration of a subway line in Tehran.
He further said that Iran emerged the winner in the Sacred Defense and it defeated war in nuclear talks.
Sharq: “Some label the reformists as pagans,” said Tehran MP Ali Motahari.
Tafahom: “We are not satisfied with the way the Constitution’s Article 44 is implemented,” the head of the Iranian Privatization Organization said.