Archive "World"

Iraq’s Hakim Castigates US over Sanctions against Ayatollah Khamenei

Iraq’s Hakim Castigates US over Sanctions against Ayatollah Khamenei

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Leader of Iraq’s National Wisdom Movement Seyed Ammar al-Hakim blasted the US government for blacklisting the office of Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei, whom he hailed as the spiritual leader of millions of world Muslims. - World news - David Schenker, the Assistant Secretary of Near Eastern Affairs at the US State Department met with...

Fresh US Sanctions on Iran ‘Purely Symbolic’: US Scholar

Fresh US Sanctions on Iran ‘Purely Symbolic’: US Scholar

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A senior American political analyst in Madison described the US' new sanctions against Tehran as “purely symbolic”, urging Iran to continue with its “resistance strategy until Trump changes course or backs off”. - World news - “The new sanctions are purely symbolic. The Supreme Leader’s office is not using Western banks. They will not have any...

Worldwide Protesters Denounce Trump’s Deal of Century

Worldwide Protesters Denounce Trump’s Deal of Century

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Thousands rally around the world to denounce the US-sponsored meeting in Bahrain's capital of Manama, where Washington was expected to reveal details of its initiative, called 'Deal of the Century.' - World news - Thousands of pro-Palestine protesters in Palestine's occupied West Bank, Germany, Morocco, Italy, Jordan and many other countries took to the streets to...

Outrage at Trump Administration as Migrant Deaths Rising (+Video)

Outrage at Trump Administration as Migrant Deaths Rising (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - The alarming rate of migrant deaths is mobilizing angry migrant rights activists against Trump administration around the world. - World news - A recent heartbreaking death of a dad and daughter's whose bodies have been found face down in river after they tried to get to the US have sparked outrage. The tragedy comes amid a recent spate of other deaths on the...

US-Led Bahrain Conference Dismissive of Palestinian Rights: American Analyst

US-Led Bahrain Conference Dismissive of Palestinian Rights: American Analyst

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – An American political analyst described the US administration’s so-called “deal of the century” plan as “dreadful” and said the ongoing conference organized by the US in Bahrain to promote the plan ignores the Palestinians’ fundamental rights. - World news - “The June 25 - 26 Peace to Prosperity conference in Bahrain ignores fundamental...

Manama Conference Shows Humiliation of Some Arab Regimes: Hamas

Manama Conference Shows Humiliation of Some Arab Regimes: Hamas

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The representative of the Palestinian movement Hamas in Lebanon, Ahmed Abdulhadi, said the ongoing conference in the Bahraini capital of Manama shows the humiliation of some Arab regimes in the face of US-Israeli dictates. - World news - Speaking to the Arabic-language al-Ahed new agency, Abdulhadi deplored the US administration’s so-called “deal of the...

US Police Releases Video of Finding New-Born Baby in Plastic Bag in Woods (+Video)

US Police Releases Video of Finding New-Born Baby in Plastic Bag in Woods (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Georgia Police on Tuesday released a footage showing the dramatic moment they found a baby wrapped in a plastic bag in a wooded area. - World news - In the footage, taken on June 6 and released by the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office, a man can be seen kneeling in grass next to the infant, telling emergency responders that he heard the baby crying from his home,...

Yemeni Drones Hit Jizan, Abha Airports in Saudi Arabia: Military

Yemeni Drones Hit Jizan, Abha Airports in Saudi Arabia: Military

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Yemeni troops carried out aerial assaults against designated targets at Jizan Airport and Abha International Airport in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern province of Asir, a military official said. - World news - The spokesman for Yemeni Armed Forces, Brigadier General Yahya Saree, said on Tuesday that the airports were hit by a squadron of domestically-manufactured...

New Sanctions on Iran Aim to Placate US Allies: Analyst

New Sanctions on Iran Aim to Placate US Allies: Analyst

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A senior Italian analyst said the new US sanctions against Iran indicate that President Donald Trump is trying to appease Washington’s allies in the region after he called off a plan to attack Iran after the IRGC shot down a US spy drone over Iran’s territorial waters. - World news - “I think it is a very unwise move. In part, Trump had to re-establish...

UN Meeting on Tankers Incident Ends without Condemning Any Country

UN Meeting on Tankers Incident Ends without Condemning Any Country

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The UN Security Council condemned the recent attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman as serious threat to international peace and security but did not blame any country for the attacks. - World news - “The council members urge concerned parties and all countries in the region to exercise maximum restraint and take measures and actions to reduce escalation...