Day: January 1, 2018

Yemen’s Coastal Defense Intercepts US-made Enemy Spy Drone

Sana’a (GPA) – Yemen’s maritime forces captured an autonomous spy drone belonging to the Saudi coalition on Sunday. Yemeni forces discovered the American-made drone off Yemen’s western coast. Upon inspection, Yemen’s Naval Defense determined the drone was a REMUS 600 autonomous underwater vehicle manufactured in the United States. Technology on the marine robot includes cameras, […]

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Rouhani: Iranian People Are ‘Completely Free’ to Protest

Tehran (TeleSUR) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has said that Iranian people are “completely free” to protest and encouraged such protests to be constructive in their criticism of Iran’s government. “We are a free nation and based on the Constitution and citizenship rights, people are completely free to express their criticism and even their protest,” Rouhani said while addressing a […]

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Xi Jinping’s New Year Address: Year of Achievements is Only Beginning [Video]

Beijing (GPA) – Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered an inspiring video address to ring in the New Year, touting not only the major gains made by China in the last year but also the plans for even more incredible change in the years to come. In a recorded message celebrating the New Year holiday on the Gregorian […]

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Iranian Official to Trump: ‘Don’t Get Excited!’

Tehran (TNA) – Senior adviser to the Iranian Parliament Speaker for international affairs Hossein Amir Abdollahian called on US President Donald Trump not to “get excited” over recent protests in Iran against high prices. “Mr. Trump don’t get excited. People’s economic demands are different to rioters. Iranians prefer national security & religious democracy as practiced […]

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Israeli Soldiers Abduct Fifteen Palestinians In The West Bank

West Bank (IMEMC) – Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier Sunday, at least fifteen Palestinians in the occupied West Bank, including ten in occupied East Jerusalem, during violent invasions and searched of homes. In Jerusalem, the soldiers invaded the al-Isawiya town, broke into and violently searched many homes, and abducted nine Palestinians, identified as Mohammad Mansour Mahmoud, […]

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Turkey Detains 20 Suspected Daesh Members, Including 15 Foreigners

Ankara (MEMO) – Turkish police have detained 20 people, including 15 foreign nationals, on suspicion of links to Daesh during raids in Istanbul, tightening security ahead of the anniversary of a nightclub attack in which dozens were killed. The raids by the anti-terrorist branch of the Istanbul police took place on Saturday and targeted four locations across the […]

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Has Venezuela Really Banned Opposition Parties from Elections?

Caracas (VNA) – Venezuela has officially banned opposition parties from running in next year’s presidential election – at least, according to the Western media. The news is everywhere, and the headlines say it all: Venezuela presidential election: Nicolas Maduro’s government blocks opposition candidates from competing – The Independent 3 opposition parties in Venezuela blocked from elections – ABC News In […]

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