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Israel Carried out 3 Major Assaults in Syria: Army Officials

Damascus (TeleSUR) – Early Tuesday, Syrian army officials said Israel carried out three separate assaults, on its territories, using jets and ground-to-ground missiles. The army’s statement said the attack was a “flagrant Israeli aggression” and it will hold Israel “fully responsible for its consequences.” The statement further detailed that the Israeli jets targeted the al-Qutaifa area near Damascus, […]

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US Outlets Peddling ‘Russiagate’ Scramble to Meddle in Iran’s Politics

Washington DC (GPA) – The same neoconservative warmongering media outlets that peddled Russiagate for the past year now urge the US to interfere in Iran’s domestic politics. Unfortunately for them, sanctions are impeding their ability to do so. Outlets like the New York Times and Reuters are scrambling to instigate yet another war. These media […]

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US after Regional Instability, Iranian Defense Minister Warns

Tehran (TNA) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami warned about US plots against some regional nations and said Washington is seeking to create instability in the region in line with the interests of the Israeli regime. In a telephone conversation with his Pakistani counterpart Khurram Dastgir Khan on Thursday, Brigadier General Hatami said the […]

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Russia & Turkey Urge External Actors Should Stay Out of Iran’s Business

Moscow (GPA) – The Russian and Turkish Foreign Ministries have both issued statements on the protests in Iran sharing one message: external actors need to stay out Tehran’s internal affairs. As Iran enters its seventh day since protests began in several major cities across the country, Tehran’s allies are now issuing warnings about external actors […]

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US Envoy to UN Nikki Haley Calls for Emergency Talks On Iran

Washington D.C. (TLS) – “The people of Iran are crying out for freedom,” Haley said at a news conference. “All freedom-loving people must stand with their cause.” Washington’s U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley called for an urgent UN meeting on Tuesday following the deadly demonstrations in Iran, praising the “great bravery” of the protesters. Nikki Haley, […]

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What The Hell Is Happening In Iran?

Tehran (ATP) – A familiar sight is taking place across Iran tonight and it has been for the last three days. Protests are taking place in numerous cities citing grievances and demanding that the Ayatollah and Iranian President step down. For a few days, the protests remained non-violent but now violence has indeed flared up as protesters have laid waste to a […]

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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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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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Twitter feud: UAE diplomat says Arabs won’t be led by Turkey

Abu Dhabi (MEE) – A senior UAE diplomat said on Wednesday that the Arab world would not be led by Turkey, the Gulf state’s first comment on Ankara since a quarrel broke out last week over a retweet by the Emirati foreign minister that President Tayyip Erdogan called an insult. Anwar Gargash, minister of state for foreign affairs […]

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Iran Parliament Requires Administration to Declare Quds Palestine’s Eternal Capital

Tehran (TNA) – Iran’s lawmakers on Wednesday passed a motion with a double urgency status, obliging the country’s administration to recognize al-Quds (Jerusalem) as “the everlasting capital of Palestine”. During an open session of the parliament on Wednesday morning, the MPs ratified the motion to add a note to the article one of the act on supporting the […]