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US jests target Syrian government positions in Deir Ezzor: SANA

US jests target Syrian government positions in Deir Ezzor: SANA

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – The US-led coalition fighter jets have targeted Syrian government bases in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor. “Some of our military positions between al-Bukamal and Hmeimea were hit this morning in an aggression by American coalition warplanes,” a military source told Syrian state news agency SANA on Thursday. The source added that the attack caused...

Rouhani reiterates JCPOA will stay in place if Iran’s interests guaranteed

Rouhani reiterates JCPOA will stay in place if Iran’s interests guaranteed

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – President Rouhani says if the five remaining participants in the nuclear deal guarantee Iran’s intersts, it will stay in place without the US, adding new US threats has unified Iranians.According to Iranian Presidency’s official website, President Rouhani made the remarks while attending the meeting of authorities and officials with the Leader Ayatollah...

US JCPOA exit followed by widespread condemnation

US JCPOA exit followed by widespread condemnation

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia) – Chairman of Iran's Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission said on Thursday that after the withdrawal from JCPOA, the US faced widespread condemnation. “The United States has faced widespread condemnation after the JCPOA exit,” Alaeddin Boroujerdi said on Thursday, adding “American elites and influential people in Britain, Germany and...

Germany to remains committed to JCPOA: Merkel

Germany to remains committed to JCPOA: Merkel

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said her country will stay in the nuclear deal with Iran following the US decision to pull out."As for the Iran deal, it is far from ideal but other options are even less stable," Merkel admitted. "That is why we will continue to respect this agreement," she told reporters in Beijing on Thursday after meeting China's Premier Li...

Germany to remain committed to JCPOA: Merkel

Germany to remain committed to JCPOA: Merkel

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said her country will stay in the nuclear deal with Iran following the US decision to pull out."As for the Iran deal, it is far from ideal but other options are even less stable," Merkel admitted. "That is why we will continue to respect this agreement," she told reporters in Beijing on Thursday after meeting China's...

Germany, China to remain committed to JCPOA: Merkel

Germany, China to remain committed to JCPOA: Merkel

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said her country and China will stay in the nuclear deal with Iran following the US decision to pull out."As for the Iran deal, it is far from ideal but other options are even less stable," Merkel admitted. "That is why we will continue to respect this agreement," she told reporters in Beijing on Thursday after meeting...

President: Iran to Keep Going Without JCPOA

President: Iran to Keep Going Without JCPOA

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said his cabinet will keep administering the country with or without the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), from which the US withdrew earlier this month. In an address to a meeting of Iran’s senior officials with Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Wednesday evening, Rouhani said he is...

US may recognize Israeli regime's sovereignty over Golan

US may recognize Israeli regime's sovereignty over Golan

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) –Israeli regime is pressing the Trump administration to recognise its sovereignty over the occupied Golan Heights, an Israeli cabinet minister said on Wednesday, predicting US assent may come within months.In an interview with Reuters, The regime's Intelligence Minister Katz described endorsement of Israel's 51-year-old hold on the Golan as the proposal now...

Any aggression on Iran to receive swift, resolute response

Any aggression on Iran to receive swift, resolute response

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran (SNSC), told Al-Jazeera that any American aggressive action in the Persian Gulf will face direct and swift reaction.“Washington does not dare to attack Iran and the policy of sanctions is a failed policy,” Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani said on Wednesday afternoon in an interview...

Pompeo speech an exercise in idiocy: Prof. Zonis

Pompeo speech an exercise in idiocy: Prof. Zonis

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia) – Marvin Zonis, Professor of international political economy believes that the Pompeo speech was an exercise in idiocy that only provides Trump with excuse to pressure the government in Iran in any way possible to bring about regime change in Iran. The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo laid out the Trump administration's new strategy for Iran on Monday two weeks...