Archive "World"

Palestinian Prisoners in Israeli Jails Suffering Medical Neglect: Report

Palestinian Prisoners in Israeli Jails Suffering Medical Neglect: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Israeli authorities have intentionally denied ill Palestinian prisoners access to medical care, leaving them to face deteriorating health and potential death as a result, a new report said. - World news - The Palestinian Detainees and Ex-Detainees Commission said in a report on Wednesday that at least 10 prisoners were in very difficult health conditions in the...

World Reacts to Turkey’s Offensive in Northeast Syria

World Reacts to Turkey’s Offensive in Northeast Syria

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - The World reacted to the Turkish offensive in northern Syria as there are fears it could threaten regional security and allow for the revival of Daesh (ISIL or ISIS). - World news - Turkey has launched a military operation against Kurdish positions in northeast Syria, just days after US troops pulled out of the area. Ankara says the offensive - which began with air...

Five Killed, Nine Injured in Turkish Army Attack on Syrian Border Town

Five Killed, Nine Injured in Turkish Army Attack on Syrian Border Town

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – At least five civilians were killed and nine injured in the northern Syrian border town of Ras al-Ayn following Turkish army attack on Thursday. - World news - Syrian News agency SANA reported that the Saida main oil station which is affiliated to Hasaka Rmailan oilfields in the Syria-Turkey border area was destroyed following the Turkish military...

Finland Suspends Arms Export to Turkey amid Offensive in Syria

Finland Suspends Arms Export to Turkey amid Offensive in Syria

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Finland stopped arms exports to Turkey following an attack by the country’s troops on northeastern regions of Syria on Wednesday. - World news - According to Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne, Turkey's actions have exacerbated the already-complicated humanitarian situation in Syria and could potentially spark a new refugee crisis, Sputnik reported. Finland's...

Turkey Says Its Forces Pushing Deeper into Northeast Syria

Turkey Says Its Forces Pushing Deeper into Northeast Syria

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Turkish commandos pushed deeper into Syrian territory east of the Euphrates river on the second day of an offensive against Kurdish militia, as a withdrawal by US forces opened up a dangerous new phase in the region’s eight-year-old conflict. - World news - Ashamed of Washington’s role in making way for the Turkish incursion, senior members of US President Donald...

Erdogan’s Military Forces Begin Offensive into Northern Syria: Report

Erdogan’s Military Forces Begin Offensive into Northern Syria: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Turkish military has started an offensive against Kurdish-led militias in northeastern Syrian border areas. - World news - Ankara sees the Kurdish militias as terrorists and argues an offensive is needed to bring “peace” to the region. The operation targets not only Kurdish-led militias, that Ankara believes to be affiliated with the Kurdistan Workers’...

Syria Condemns Turkish Military Build-Up at Borders

Syria Condemns Turkish Military Build-Up at Borders

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Syria’s foreign ministry said in a statement that it condemned Turkish military build-up at the country’s borders and promised to take action if necessary. - World news - According to SANA, the Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry in a statement on Wednesday condemned - in strongest terms - the hostile intentions of the Turkish government and its...

Russia Calls for Dialogue between Damascus, Kurds

Russia Calls for Dialogue between Damascus, Kurds

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov called for dialogue between the Syrian government and Kurdish forces in northern Syria amid reports of Ankara's upcoming incursion into the Arab country. - World news - “We contacted both the representatives of the Kurdish side and the representatives of the government (Syria), and confirmed that we are encouraging them...

UAE Pulls 200 Troops from Yemen’s Aden: Witnesses

UAE Pulls 200 Troops from Yemen’s Aden: Witnesses

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The United Arab Emirates pulled some of its forces from Yemen’s southern port of Aden on Tuesday, officials and witnesses said. - World news - Two officials told Reuters that an Emirati convoy boarded a military vessel at Buraiqa oil terminal near Aden refinery that had shipped out. Four employees at the refinery said they saw a large convoy of military vehicles and...

US Not Trustworthy At All, Betrays Own Allies: Nasrallah

US Not Trustworthy At All, Betrays Own Allies: Nasrallah

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The secretary-general of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement warned against placing trust in the United States, emphasizing that Washington cannot be trusted at all as it betrays own allies in a surreptitious way and does not stand committed to any agreement. - World news - “No one can rely on (the United States of) America and an agreement struck with it...