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Turkey to push away YPG from borders if no deal reached with US: Cavusoglu  

Turkey warns that it will move to push the US-backed Kurdish militants away from Syria’s Manbij if it does not reach an agreement with the US on a plan to remove them from the northern border town. “If this plan is not realized, the only option left will be clearing away terrorists. This is not […]

Ayatollah Khamenei urges backing for domestic production on New Year

  Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei offers congratulations to Iranians on New Year, calling on the entire nation to dedicate their efforts to promoting domestic production in line with Resistant Economy. In a speech aired minutes after the turn of the year on Tuesday, the Leader extended New Year felicitations to all Iranians at […]

Iran to appropriately respond to US’ repeated violations of JCPOA

TEHRAN:  Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani says Iran will appropriately respond to US repeated violations of the nuclear deal and will not accept any changes to it. On Saturday, Ali Shamkhani met and talked with Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah, who arrived in Tehran on Friday night for a two-day […]

Turkish warplanes bomb Syrian forces & Shiite-majority town in north Aleppo, 11 Martyred

Turkish warplanes have unexpectedly struck a government-controlled Shiite-majority town and military checkpoint area in the northern countryside of Aleppo province amid an intensified air campaign over Syrian skies. According to a statement released by local pro-government activists, Turkish aircraft bombed the town of Nubl an unspecified number of times. Early reports say that at least […]

31 killed in airstrikes on Syria’s Eastern Ghouta

Damascus, March 16 (IANS) At least 31 people were killed and hundreds injured in airstrikes allegedly carried out by Russian warplanes over Syria’s rebel-held region of Eastern Ghouta, a war monitor said on Friday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the Russian jets, which are allied to the Syrian regime, launched an attack on […]

FM Zarif to attend Iran-Russia-Turkey trio-meeting

Tehran: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif left Baku for Kazakhstan on Thursday to participate in the Iran-Russia-Turkey trilateral meeting.  During his visit to Azerbaijan, Zarif attended the quadrilateral meeting between Iran, Georgia, Turkey and Azerbaijan. The Baku quadrilateral meeting focused on promotion of cooperation between the four countries to strengthen regional peace and security […]

Iran welcomes any effort for global security

TEHRAN: FM Spokesman Ghasemi reacted to Trump’s possible meeting with North Korea’s leader, saying Iran will back any efforts for global peace and stability, adding that the US’ words and approaches, however, have proved unreliable in practice. Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi made the remarks in his press conference in response to a question […]

Cristiano Ronaldo stands with Syrian children

New Delhi: Football great Cristiano Ronaldo has extended his support to the Syrian children who have been suffering due to the ongoing civil war in the country. The Portuguese international took to social media to draw attention to the violence against the children. “Be strong. Have faith. Never give up,” Ronaldo wrote on his official […]

Suicide bombers stopped by IRGC in Iran’s Saravan

A suicide vehicle bomber with two terrorists inside was stopped by Iranian forces on Monday according to the Public Relations Department of the Quds HQ of IRGC’s Ground Forces. According to a communique issued on Monday by the Public Relations Department of the Quds HQ of IRGC’s Ground Forces a suicide vehicle bomber with two […]

Grand Shia Scholar “Ayatollah Nasrollah Shahabadi” Passes Away

Grand Shia Scholar “Ayatollah Nasrollah Shahabadi” passed away. He was 86 years old. Ayatollah Nasrollah Shahabadi was son of Grand Shia cleric, Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Shahabadi, the Imam Khomeini’s teacher.

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