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IRGC Arrests Head of Anti-Iran Media Outlet ‘Supported by French Intel’

IRGC Arrests Head of Anti-Iran Media Outlet ‘Supported by French Intel’

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) announced on Monday that in a “complicated” operation, it has managed to arrest the head of an anti-Iranian media outlet “directed and supported by France’s intelligence service”. - Politics news - In a statement on Monday, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps announced that Ruhollah Zam, who ran the...

Rouhani: Iran Has Ridden Out Sanctions Storm

Rouhani: Iran Has Ridden Out Sanctions Storm

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the country has successfully dealt with the pressure of sanctions, stressing that the US and Israeli plots to harm the Islamic Republic have been defeated. - Politics news - Speaking at a press conference on Monday, Rouhani said the Iranian administration and nation have succeeded in riding out the storm of sanctions over the...

UAE National Security Adviser Visits Iran in Secret Mission: Report

UAE National Security Adviser Visits Iran in Secret Mission: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Tahnoun bin Zayed, the national security adviser of the United Arab Emirates and the crown prince’s younger brother, has been in Tehran on a secret mission aiming to defuse the Persian Gulf crisis, a senior security source in the UAE told the Middle East Eye (MEE). - Politics news - Tahnoun’s secret mission is the highest-level meeting between Iran and the...

Iran’s Parliament Condemns Turkish Invasion of Northern Syria

Iran’s Parliament Condemns Turkish Invasion of Northern Syria

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s lawmakers on Monday condemned the Turkish military’s invasion of northern Syria and voiced their support for the Kurds in the Arab country. - Politics news - “Today, the cries of the oppressed Syrian Kurds are loud due to the aggression of the Turkish government,” the Iranian MPs said in a statement read out at an open session of the parliament...

Iran Foils 2 Bombing Plots in Arbaeen

Iran Foils 2 Bombing Plots in Arbaeen

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s intelligence forces have thwarted two plots for bombing attacks on pilgrims who travel to Iraq in the Arbaeen season, Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alawi said Monday. - Politics news - During a visit to the Chazzabe border crossing, Alawi said the security forces have so far thwarted two bombing attacks in Iran during the Arbaeen season. He said the...

Iran Defeating Enemies: IRGC Commander

Iran Defeating Enemies: IRGC Commander

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Commander Major General Hossein Salami highlighted Iran’s recent military advances against the US and said given the reality on the ground, the Islamic Republic has been defeating the enemy. - Politics news - “We do not allow the enemy’s will to affect our destiny and so far, we have done so and are moving...

Middle East A Safer Place without US: Iranian Security Official

Middle East A Safer Place without US: Iranian Security Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council highlighted the failure of all American plans for West Asia, saying even the US’ regional allies have arrived at the conclusion that the Middle Eats would be a safer place without the US. - Politics news - In an article published on Monday, Ali Shamkhani said three open admissions from top US officials in the...

IRGC Commander: Americans Dare Not Fire Even A Single Bullet at Iran

IRGC Commander: Americans Dare Not Fire Even A Single Bullet at Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Deputy Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) for Coordination Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi highlighted the enemies’ fear of Iran’s military power and said the Americans dare not fire even a single shot at the Islamic Republic. - Politics news - “Our enemies are among the most vicious people, who have spoken and acted against the (Islamic)...

Cleric Hails Far-Reaching Effects of Arbaeen on Nigerian Shiite Muslims

Cleric Hails Far-Reaching Effects of Arbaeen on Nigerian Shiite Muslims

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – An Iranian cleric and researcher lauded the Arbaeen religious ceremony as a momentous event that has captured the hearts of people across the world, including the Shiite Muslims in Nigeria whose population has grown exponentially through the efforts of Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky. - Society/Culture news - In an interview with Press Shia Agency, Muslim theology...

Iranian Speaker Sees No Military Solution in Syria, Region

Iranian Speaker Sees No Military Solution in Syria, Region

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The speaker of the Iranian Parliament called for the political settlements of regional issues, stressing that military action has gone nowhere in Syria, Yemen and other places. - Politics news - The solution to the regional issues is political dialogue, not military action, Ali Larijani said in a meeting with his Qatari counterpart on the sidelines of the 141st...