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Iranian Oil Tanker Reaches Venezuelan Coast (+Video)

Iranian Oil Tanker Reaches Venezuelan Coast (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The first Iranian tanker carrying the much needed fuel for Venezuela reached the South American country’s coasts. - World news - The Embassy of Islamic Republic in Venezuela has published a video from the deck of Iranian fuel tanker on its twitter page giving the good news to the people of Venezuela in Spanish. “The first Iranian tanker reached the Venezuelan...

US OKs New Arms Sale to UAE despite Evidence It Violated Last One: Report

US OKs New Arms Sale to UAE despite Evidence It Violated Last One: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Trump administration has cleared the UAE of wrongdoing and approved a possible sale of thousands of armored vehicles to the Persian Gulf state, US government officials said, despite evidence it made unauthorized transfers of American military hardware to militants in Yemen. - World news - A CNN investigation in February last year revealed that both American...

Pompeo Ordered Officials to Find Way to Justify Saudi Arms Sale, Sources Says

Pompeo Ordered Officials to Find Way to Justify Saudi Arms Sale, Sources Says

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Four sources in the US State Department have come forward to accuse Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of pushing officials to find a way to justify and fast-track last year's $8bn arms sale to Saudi Arabia, a report said. - World news - A bipartisan majority of lawmakers tried to block the arms sale to Riyadh last year in opposition to the killing of civilians in Yemen...

Huge Graves Dug at Brazil Cemetery for COVID-19 Victims (+Video)

Huge Graves Dug at Brazil Cemetery for COVID-19 Victims (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A grim video shows rows of mass graves being dug in Brazil, which now has more coronavirus cases than any other country apart from the US, and suffered 1,001 deaths in one day. - World news - A total of 1,001 people lost their lives to the deadly bug Friday, and the South American country now has more infections than any other country in the world apart from the...

Fiancée of Khashoggi Rejects His Family’s Attempt to Pardon Killers

Fiancée of Khashoggi Rejects His Family’s Attempt to Pardon Killers

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The fiancée of Jamal Khashoggi, the journalist murdered in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, vowed to fight for justice after his son said the family “forgives” his killers, opening the way for a full pardon. - World news - Salah Khashoggi, the journalist’s son, posted the statement on his Twitter feed this morning, as Muslims prepare to celebrate the end...

25 Daesh Members Killed in North of Iraq in One Month: Hashd Al-Sha’abi

25 Daesh Members Killed in North of Iraq in One Month: Hashd Al-Sha’abi

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Fighters from Iraq's Popular Mobilization Units (PMU), also known as Hashd al-Sha'abi, have killed 25 Daesh militants over a span of one month in the north of the country, a spokesman for the popular movement said. - World news - Ali al-Husseini, the spokesperson of Hashd al-Sha'abi for northern Iraq, told the local al-Maalouma news agency that popular forces...

Resistance Only Way to Liberate Palestine: Nasrallah

Resistance Only Way to Liberate Palestine: Nasrallah

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Secretary General of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement described resistance as the only way to put an end to Israel's decades-long occupation and violations. - World news - “Palestine belongs to the Palestinian people, and it must return to the Palestinian people,” Seyed Hassan Nasrallah said in a televised speech marking the International Quds Day on...

Palestine Rejects UAE Aid Delivered on 1st Direct Flight to Israel

Palestine Rejects UAE Aid Delivered on 1st Direct Flight to Israel

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - The Palestinian government has refused medical aid transported by air through Israel by the UAE, a report said. - World news - The UN-facilitated flight carrying coronavirus supplies was delivered by an Etihad Airways plane that flew from the UAE to Tel Aviv, a controversial move. “The UAE authorities did not coordinate with the State of Palestine before sending the...

Researchers Record Fastest Internet Speed from Single Optical Chip

Researchers Record Fastest Internet Speed from Single Optical Chip

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Researchers have successfully tested and recorded Australia's fastest internet data speed, and that of the world, from a single optical chip—capable of downloading 1000 high definition movies in a split second. - World news - Published in the prestigious journal Nature Communications, these findings have the potential to be rolled out across the world. In light of the...

Pakistan Passenger Plane Crashes Near Karachi Airport (+Video)

Pakistan Passenger Plane Crashes Near Karachi Airport (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight en route from Lahore to Karachi has crashed near Karachi airport, according to local reports. - World news - An Airbus A320 carrying at least 90 passengers has crashed in a residential area near Karachi in Pakistan, the country's civil aviation agency spokesperson Abdul Sattar told the newspaper Dawn, Deutsche Welle...