Part 4: Iranian Press on U.S. Sanctions

November 7, 2018

Iran’s often colorful press — both conservative and reformist — invoked vivid images and headlines in covering the Trump administration's decision to reimpose economic sanctions. The following is a sampling from November 4-6 of major newspaper front pages after the U.S. announcement.

 

Reformist Newspapers
 

Sazandegi

"We Won’t Return to the Past" 
"A Report on Political-Economic Consequences of Re-imposed U.S. Sanctions" (November 4)

Sazandegi
 

Shargh

"Iran, U.S. Recruiting Global Allies" (November 6)

Shargh

 

Etemaad

"Iran's [Supreme] Leader: U.S. Condemned to Be Purged from List of World Powers" (November 4)

Etemaad

 

Etemaad

"Day of Shouting: People Chant Slogans against Arrogance on Day of Sanctions" (November 5)

Etemaad 2

 

Centrist Newspapers


Ebtekar 

"Death to America on Day of U.S. Sanctions" (November 5)

Ebetekar

 

 

Conservative Newspapers


Iran

"We'll Break U.S. Sanctions" (November 6)

Rouhani Iran

 

Afkar

"Phased Retreat in Washington" (November 4)

Afkar

 

Jam-e Jam

"Why 'Death to America' is Not a Cliché?" (November 5)

Jam-e Jam 2

 

Jam-e Jam

"Game of Trump! Trump’s Use of Game of Thrones Poster Mocked by Iranian Netizens" (November 4)

Jam-e Jam

 

Javan 

"An Empty Suit like Pompeo!" (November 6)

Javan