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Washington’s Traditional Allies Condemn Trump’s Quds Move

Washington’s Traditional Allies Condemn Trump’s Quds Move

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Washington’s traditional allies slammed US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize al-Quds (Jerusalem) as Israel’s capital as “unhelpful”, calling on him to respect internationally agreed parameters. Following Trump’s announcement on Wednesday, the United Nations Security Council met on Friday at the request of eight of the 15 members -...

Saudi Crown Prince Real Buyer of Record-Breaking Da Vinci: Report

Saudi Crown Prince Real Buyer of Record-Breaking Da Vinci: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Saudi Arabia's young crown prince is the real buyer behind the record-shattering $450.3 million sale of a Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" painting last month, according to the Wall Street Journal. According to the article, Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) used a proxy to buy the masterpiece. However, the high profile purchase, with a price...

Protests Erupt in Washington, NY in Reaction to Trump’s Al-Quds Decision (+Photos)

Protests Erupt in Washington, NY in Reaction to Trump’s Al-Quds Decision (+Photos)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Hundreds gathered in front of the White House on Friday to protest President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem (al-Quds) as the “capital” of Israel. The nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organizations, Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA), American Muslims for Palestine (AMP)...

Riyadh Trying to Make Up for Defeat in Yemen by Punishing Civilians: Activist

Riyadh Trying to Make Up for Defeat in Yemen by Punishing Civilians: Activist

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A Yemeni human rights activist based in London expressed deep concern about the ongoing humanitarian catastrophe in Yemen and said the Saudi-led coalition is trying to make up for its defeat in the war on the Arabian Peninsula country by punishing civilians. “Well, for three years, the Saudis have been bombing Yemen and imposed a blockade stopping all the...

UN Official Releases Funds to Enable Aid Programs in Gaza amid Israeli Strikes

UN Official Releases Funds to Enable Aid Programs in Gaza amid Israeli Strikes

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – UN Humanitarian Coordinator Robert Piper released $2.2 million to support health, food and livelihood program in the Gaza Strip amid Israeli strikes against the besieged enclave in the wake of the US president's decision to announce Jerusalem (al-Quds) as the Israeli “capital”. According to a news release by the UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian...

Israel? Fires Artillery Shells, Conducts Airstrikes against Palestinian Positions

Israel? Fires Artillery Shells, Conducts Airstrikes against Palestinian Positions

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - The Zionist regime of Israel conducted artillery and airstrikes against Palestinian positions in the besieged Gaza Strip amid escalating tensions in the occupied territories in the wake of the US president's recognition of Jerusalem (al-Quds) as the Israeli capital. Israeli forces fired artillery shells at a checkpoint belonging to Palestinian resistance forces...

Protests against Trump's Jerusalem Decision Turn Deadly

Protests against Trump's Jerusalem Decision Turn Deadly

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - At least one Palestinian has been killed and hundreds injured as "Day of Rage" protests continue across the occupied West Bank, East Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip over the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. A 30-year-old Palestinian man was killed by Israeli fire during protests in Gaza on Friday,...

Saudi Airstrikes Kill 8 Civilians in Yemen

Saudi Airstrikes Kill 8 Civilians in Yemen

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Aerial attacks by a Saudi-led military coalition, which has stepped up bombardment of Yemen since the killing of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, have killed eight civilians and wounded seven others in Yemen’s residential areas during the past day. Fighters jets of the Saudi-led coalition launched attacks on a rural area in Yemen’s southeastern province of...

Americans Rally against Trump’s Al-Quds Decision

Americans Rally against Trump’s Al-Quds Decision

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – People in the US cities have held or are planning protest rallies against US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize the city of al-Quds (Jerusalem) as the new capital of Israel. On Thursday night, protesters rallied in the city of Chicago, speaking out against Trump's move to recognize al-Quds as the capital of Israel.The peaceful demonstration was...

Israeli Troops Clamp Down on Palestinians ahead of ‘Day of Rage’

Israeli Troops Clamp Down on Palestinians ahead of ‘Day of Rage’

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Palestinian protesters and Israeli soldiers clashed in al-Quds (Jerusalem), Ramallah and other places in the West Bank and Gaza Strip ahead of “Day of Rage” demonstrations due to be held later today to condemn Washington’s recognition of Quds as Israel’s capital. During the protests on Thursday, Palestinians burned American flags and posters of US President Donald...