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US: Hundreds March in Charlottesville in Anniversary of Deadly Rally (+Photos)

US: Hundreds March in Charlottesville in Anniversary of Deadly Rally (+Photos)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - The city of Charlottesville, Virginia, marked the anniversary of last summer's white supremacist violence that sent ripples through the US with largely peaceful vigils and other events. The police had a brief, tense confrontation with demonstrators angry over the heavy security presence there this weekend.Shortly before a planned evening rally to mark the...

Terrorists Target Syrian Towns of Nubl, Al-Zahra in Northern Aleppo

Terrorists Target Syrian Towns of Nubl, Al-Zahra in Northern Aleppo

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Killing and wounding a number of civilians, among them women and children, a new round of terrorists’ rocket attacks targeted the Shiite towns of Nubl and Al-Zahra in Aleppo Northern countryside. According to Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA), 6 civilians were killed or injured on Saturday in terrorist’s rocket attacks on the residential neighborhoods in the towns of...

Screaming Monkey Scares People after Kidnapping Baby in Indian Village (+Video)

Screaming Monkey Scares People after Kidnapping Baby in Indian Village (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Shocking video shows a monkey on a rampage attacking villagers in Karnataka, India while trying to kidnap a baby boy. The Indian villagers confronted the animal as it pins down a baby boy to the ground and viciously showing his teeth to the people who are trying to take the kid away from it.The footage obtained from YouTube shows people trying to distract the monkey...

Yemen’s Ansarullah Urges UNSC Probe into Saudi-Led Attack on School Bus

Yemen’s Ansarullah Urges UNSC Probe into Saudi-Led Attack on School Bus

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A member of the political council of Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement urged the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to form a committee to investigate Thursday's Saudi-led air strike on a school bus, which killed dozens of Yemeni children, many under the age of 10. In a post on his twitter account on Saturday, Abdallah al-Ajri referred to the UNSC’s...

Newly-Released Video Shows Civilians Brutally Murdered by Cameron Armed Forces

Newly-Released Video Shows Civilians Brutally Murdered by Cameron Armed Forces

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Amnesty International released a new horrifying video on Friday showing Cameroonian security forces shooting at civilians during a military operation in the village of Achigaya in the Far North region of the country. Using advanced digital analysis tools, Amnesty International experts were able to confirm that the video, shot at an unknown date but prior to May 2016,...

Taliban Intensify Attacks on Afghan Forces

Taliban Intensify Attacks on Afghan Forces

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Taliban have launched several military attacks in Afghanistan over the past days, killing, injuring and capturing dozens of security forces, Afghan sources said. The sources said on Saturday that Taliban militants have killed 16 security personnel and injured two others in an attack in the northern province of Baghlan.Pajhwok Afghan News quoted an unnamed security...

Syria Army Retakes Several Areas, Hilltops in Sweida

Syria Army Retakes Several Areas, Hilltops in Sweida

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Syrian forces and their allies continued their military operations against Daesh terrorist groups in the Badiya desert in the southern Province of Sweida, managing to establish control over new areas and strategic hills there. Syrian forces and their allies carried out new operations against the terrorists in the Badiya desert and liberated the areas of al-Zalf Dam...

Syria Air Defenses Confront ‘Hostile Target’ near Damascus

Syria Air Defenses Confront ‘Hostile Target’ near Damascus

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Syrian state media said on Saturday the country's air defenses had confronted a “hostile target” breaching the Syrian airspace west of the capital Damascus in the early hours of the morning. State news agency SANA, quoting its correspondent, said there were reports of “air defenses confronting a hostile target breaching the skies above the area of...

California Uses 2,000 Inmates to Battle Largest Ever Major Wildfires in State History

California Uses 2,000 Inmates to Battle Largest Ever Major Wildfires in State History

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Some 2,000 inmate volunteers paid $1 an hour are part of the contingent of 14,000 firefighters battling 18 major wildfires raging across California, including the massive Medocino Complex Fire that is now the largest in state history. According to Daily Mail, the inmate volunteer force now accounts for 14 percent of the firefighters deployed across California, and is...

Activist Slams Tajikistan for Preventing Her from Reuniting with Daughter

Activist Slams Tajikistan for Preventing Her from Reuniting with Daughter

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – An independent activist from Tajikistan slammed the Dushanbe government for the travel ban on her family on political grounds and said she has been prevented from seeing her 10-year-old daughter since 2014. Speaking to the Press Shia Agency News Agency, Shabnam Khudoydodova said the Tajik authorities do not let her mother and daughter leave the country to reunite...