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F-22 Raptors Stealth Fighters Damaged or Destroyed by Hurricane Michael (+Video)

F-22 Raptors Stealth Fighters Damaged or Destroyed by Hurricane Michael (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - The advanced F-22 Raptor stealth fighters of the US air force were damaged or destroyed at Tyndall Air Base after they took direct hit by Hurricane Michael in Florida. An unknown number of aircraft, including the multibillion F-22 Raptor stealth fighters, were damaged when the devastating Hurricane Michael mauled Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida, the US Air Force has...

Zilzal-2 Missile Hits Saudi-Paid Militants in Yemen’s Ma’rib

Zilzal-2 Missile Hits Saudi-Paid Militants in Yemen’s Ma’rib

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Yemen’s army and Popular Committees fired a homegrown ballistic missile at a Saudi-led coalition’s gathering site in retaliation for the continued massacre of civilians by the coalition in the Arabian Peninsula country. The missile unit of Yemen’s army and Popular Committees on Sunday fired the "Zilzal 2" ballistic missile on a gathering of...

Thousands of Activists Protest in Chicago against Trump’s Anti-Women Agenda (+Video)

Thousands of Activists Protest in Chicago against Trump’s Anti-Women Agenda (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Thousands of activists rallied in the streets of Chicago on Saturday to protest against the Trump administration's anti-women agenda and to support the Democratic party ahead of the November midterm elections. A giant “Baby Trump” flew over the crowd. Trump was depicted as “El Diablo” on a high-flying flag. Demonstrators waved “Vote...

Saudi Stocks Dive 5.6%, Wiping Out 2018 Gains

Saudi Stocks Dive 5.6%, Wiping Out 2018 Gains

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Saudi stocks dived 5.6 percent just an hour after trading opened on Sunday as the oil-rich kingdom comes under increasing international pressure over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Tadawul All-Shares Index (TASI) quickly lost more than 400 points on the first trading day of the week, wiping out all the gains it had made since the start of the...

Thousands in Gaza Mourn 7 Killed in Border Protests

Thousands in Gaza Mourn 7 Killed in Border Protests

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Thousands of Palestinians attended funerals Saturday for seven young men shot dead a day earlier by Israeli troops during fresh demonstrations along the Gaza border, a report said. Mourners on Saturday chanted slogans condemning Israel for shooting civilians and called on the international community to deliver justice, AFP reported.The Israeli army said five...

Ankara Urges Riyadh to Cooperate on Khashoggi, Allow Access to Consulate

Ankara Urges Riyadh to Cooperate on Khashoggi, Allow Access to Consulate

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Saudi Arabia must cooperate with the investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and let Turkish officials enter its Istanbul consulate, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said. Cavusoglu spoke to reporters during a visit to London, after a delegation from Saudi Arabia arrived in Turkey for a joint investigation into Khashoggi’s...

Trudeau Says Canada to Maintain Human Rights Pressure on Saudis

Trudeau Says Canada to Maintain Human Rights Pressure on Saudis

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he would maintain pressure on Saudi Arabia over human rights despite a diplomatic row between the two nations, and brushed off suggestions he had botched ties with Riyadh. In August, Saudi Arabia froze new trade with Canada, expelled envoy Dennis Horak and ordered all Saudi students home after the Canadian embassy issued...

Taliban Captures Afghanistan’s Southeastern City: Spokesman

Taliban Captures Afghanistan’s Southeastern City: Spokesman

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Taliban Spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said Afghanistan’s southeastern city of Khoshamand in Paktika Province has fallen into the hands of the militant group. In a statement released on Saturday, Mujahid said that Khoshamand was seized by Taliban forces following an attack on the headquarters of police in the city.In the attack, the police chief of the city...

Saudi Team in Turkey for Khashoggi Investigation: Sources

Saudi Team in Turkey for Khashoggi Investigation: Sources

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A delegation from Saudi Arabia has arrived in Turkey as part of a joint investigation into the disappearance of prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, three Turkish sources said. A Saudi source also said a senior royal, Prince Khaled al-Faisal, visited Turkey on Thursday for talks. Later the same day Turkey said the two countries had agreed to form a joint working...

Trump Blackmailing Arab States through Iranophobia: Hezbollah Chief

Trump Blackmailing Arab States through Iranophobia: Hezbollah Chief

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The secretary general of Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement said US President Donald Trump knows no limits in his efforts to blackmail Arab states of the Middle East region through the Iranophobic language. Addressing his supporters via a televised speech broadcast live from the Lebanese capital city of Beirut on Friday evening, Seyed Hassan Nasrallah said...