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Syria Army Steps Up Fight in Aleppo, Scores More Gains

Syria Army Steps Up Fight in Aleppo, Scores More Gains

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Syrian forces continued to score gains against terrorists in Aleppo and managed to liberate more areas in the northwestern province after fierce clashes. - World news - On Saturday, Syrian army units stepped up their fight against Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist group in Aleppo and liberated Urom Kobra, KfarNaha and Jamiat Radwan villages, SANA reported. The report added...

Syrian Troops Block US Convoy in Qamishli (+Video)

Syrian Troops Block US Convoy in Qamishli (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – An American convoy crossing a checkpoint east of Qamishli was stopped by Syrian forces. - World news - A footage of an encounter between Syrian and US troops last week was posted on social media showing a Syrian army commander speaking with a US officer after stopping an American military convoy from passing through a Syrian army checkpoint in village of Khirbet Amo...

Syrian Army Fully Secures Damascus-Aleppo Highway (+Video)

Syrian Army Fully Secures Damascus-Aleppo Highway (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Syria’s army forces completed securing the Damascus-Aleppo international highway passing after forcing terrorists away from the surrounding areas of the road. - World news - SANA reported Friday afternoon that the army has managed to fully restore security to the eastern side of the highway, restoring absolute control over opposite sides of the road after...

Yemen Army Shoots Down Saudi Jet over Jawf

Yemen Army Shoots Down Saudi Jet over Jawf

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Yemeni troops downed a Saudi-led warplane in the northern province of Jawf in retaliation for the Riyadh regime’s ongoing aggression against the Arab country. - World news - Yemeni air defense units managed to target and shoot down a fighter jet of Tornado type in the skies of Jawf late on Friday night, al-Masirah television network reported. It also quoted...

Syrian Army Launches Combing Operations in Aleppo’s Western Districts (+Photos)

Syrian Army Launches Combing Operations in Aleppo’s Western Districts (+Photos)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Syrian army on Friday launched combing operations in the suburbs of Al-Rashideen 4 area amid their ongoing operations against terrorist groups in the southwestern Aleppo countryside. - World news - The Syrian News Agency (SANA) reported that Army troops are conducting sweeping operations in Al-Rashideen 4 area west of Aleppo following the liberation of multiple...

Russia Suggests Meeting of ME Quartet in Rejection of US Plan for Palestine

Russia Suggests Meeting of ME Quartet in Rejection of US Plan for Palestine

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Moscow rejected the US proposed "deal of the century", as it suggests holding a meeting of the Middle East Quartet at the level of special envoys. - World news - According to a commentary by Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova that was uploaded to the ministry’s website on Thursday, teamwork of the global community is necessary to achieve a...

Washington’s New Sanctions on Moscow ‘Another Wave of Russophobia’: Russian Embassy

Washington’s New Sanctions on Moscow ‘Another Wave of Russophobia’: Russian Embassy

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - The Russian Embassy in the United States blasted Washington’s new sanctions imposed on three Russian organizations represent as "another wave of Russophobia". - World news - The Russian Embassy said that this step constitutes an attempt "to ensure narrowly defined interests on the international market of defense technologies," Tass reported. "We have once again became...

Syrian Locals Filmed Hurling Rocks at US Convoy near Qamishli (+Video)

Syrian Locals Filmed Hurling Rocks at US Convoy near Qamishli (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Locals in a village east of the town of Qamishli in north-eastern Syria were seen throwing rocks at a military convoy carrying US flags on Wednesday, after one Syrian civilian was killed in clashes. - World news - Syrian News Agency released footages showing locals throwing rocks at a military convoy carrying US flags in Khirbet Amo village close to...

Syrian Air Defense Systems Repel Arial Attack on Damascus (+Video)

Syrian Air Defense Systems Repel Arial Attack on Damascus (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Syria’s air defenses have thwarted a missile attack, intercepting several “hostile targets” launched towards the capital, Damascus, Syrian state media reported. - World news - Videos shared on social media show Syrian Air Defense Force systems repelling an attack in the capital city of Damascus. Users sharing videos online allege that multiple airstrikes have been...

Israel Freezes Ties with UN Rights Chief after Release of Settlement Blacklist

Israel Freezes Ties with UN Rights Chief after Release of Settlement Blacklist

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Israel suspended its ties with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet in an angry reaction to her office’s publication of a long-anticipated list of over 100 firms active in settlements built on occupied Palestinian land. - World news - Israeli foreign minister Israel Katz’s office said on Wednesday that he had ordered “exceptional and...