Leader Views Ahvaz Attack as? Continuation of US-Backed? Regional Regimes’ Conspiracies

Leader Views Ahvaz Attack as? Continuation of US-Backed? Regional Regimes’ Conspiracies

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Following a terrorist attack that took place in Iran's southwestern city of Ahvaz Saturday, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei issued a message. The following is the full text of the message:In the Name of God, the ExaltedThe tragic and heartrending incident of the martyrdom of a group of our dear people in Ahvaz at the hands of the mercenary...

Iran’s President Holds ‘Sponsors of Terrorists’ Accountable for Parade Attack

Iran’s President Holds ‘Sponsors of Terrorists’ Accountable for Parade Attack

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani ordered the intelligence forces to capture perpetrators of a Saturday terrorist attack on a parade in Ahvaz, warning of Iran’s “crushing response” and pointing the finger at those providing intelligence support for terrorists. Rouhani was briefed on the latest developments in the wake of this morning’s terrorist attack...

Pakistan Condemns Terrorist Attack on Iran Military Parade

Pakistan Condemns Terrorist Attack on Iran Military Parade

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Pakistan on Saturday condemned a deadly terrorist attack on an annual military parade in southwest Iran that killed at least 15 people. In a statement issued by Pakistan's Foreign Office on Saturday, Islamabad expressed solidarity with Tehran and the victims’ families, adding that Pakistan is against any kind of terrorism, the Daily Pakistan reported....

Israeli Troops Kill Palestinian near Gaza Border

Israeli Troops Kill Palestinian near Gaza Border

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A Palestinian was killed by Israeli fire in new protests along the Gaza border Friday, the strip’s Health Ministry said. A spokesman for the ministry said in a statement that the man, whose identity was not yet known, was killed during protests east of Gaza City, AFP reported on Friday.More than 100 other people were wounded, the spokesman said.Palestinians have...

Yemeni Children Brave New School Year as Saudi-Led War Rages

Yemeni Children Brave New School Year as Saudi-Led War Rages

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The walls are crumbling, the windows shattered, and the boys sit three to a desk, but by being enrolled in classes at all, the pupils are among the luckiest children in war-torn Yemen. In the capital Sana’a, students in olive green uniforms lined up for a morning salute at the Al-Wahda boys’ school, AFP reported on Saturday.  “Onward!” nearly...

Iran’s Parliamentary Commission to Probe Ahvaz Terror Attack: MP

Iran’s Parliamentary Commission to Probe Ahvaz Terror Attack: MP

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission plans to hold a “special” meeting to probe into the Saturday terrorist attack on a military parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz, the commission’s spokesman said. Speaking to the Press Shia Agency News Agency, Ali Najafi offered his condolences over the martyrdom of a number of...

Russia Ready to Help Iran against Terrorism, Putin Says after Ahvaz Parade Attack

Russia Ready to Help Iran against Terrorism, Putin Says after Ahvaz Parade Attack

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The president of Russia voiced his country’s preparedness to assist Iran in the war against terrorism a few hours after a terrorist attack on a military parade in Iran’s southwestern city of Ahvaz. Russian President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani on Saturday in the wake of the terrorist attack on a...

Death Toll from Ahvaz Terrorist Attack Rises to 15: Spokesman of Iran’s Armed Forces

Death Toll from Ahvaz Terrorist Attack Rises to 15: Spokesman of Iran’s Armed Forces

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A senior spokesman for the General Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces announced that 15 people, including a child, have been killed in the Saturday terrorist attack on a military ceremony in the southwestern city of Ahvaz. Speaking to the Press Shia News Agency, Brigadier General Abolfazl Shekarchi said the 4 terrorists that attacked the military parade in Ahvaz had...

Sustainable Security in Region Not Possible without Iran: Top General

Sustainable Security in Region Not Possible without Iran: Top General

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A top military aide to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei said sustainable security in the region would be impossible without Iran. “Without the Islamic Republic, no sustainable security will prevail in the region,” Major General Yahya Rahim Safavi said on Saturday.He also underlined that Iran outstrips the neighboring...

Iran Holds US, Regional Terror Sponsors Accountable for Ahvaz Attack: Zarif

Iran Holds US, Regional Terror Sponsors Accountable for Ahvaz Attack: Zarif

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the Islamic Republic holds “regional terror sponsors and their US masters” responsible for the Saturday terrorist attack on a military ceremony in the southwestern city of Ahvaz. “Terrorists recruited, trained, armed & paid by a foreign regime have attacked Ahvaz. Children and journos among...

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