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US Forces Killed, Injured in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar Province

US Forces Killed, Injured in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar Province

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Two US service members were killed and six others injured when an individual in an Afghan uniform opened fire on them, the US military said on Saturday. - World news - The incident, which took place in Nangarhar province, occurred after a combined US and Afghan force was returning from a “key-leader engagement,” Colonel Sonny Leggett, a spokesman for US...

Yellow Vest Protesters Take to Streets of Paris (+Video)

Yellow Vest Protesters Take to Streets of Paris (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Hundreds of Yellow Vest protesters descended into streets of the French capital, Paris, in response to the national call to take part in the 65th week of protests on Saturday, February 8. - World news - Footages posted on social media showed the heavy presence of police forces prior to the mass gathering of French yellow vest protesters. The movement, whose...

Palestinians Decry Trump’s ‘Deal of Century’ during Protests (+Video)

Palestinians Decry Trump’s ‘Deal of Century’ during Protests (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Dozens of Palestinian protesters rallied in Ramallah and Gaza to condemn US President Donald Trump's so-called “deal of the century”. - World news - Protesters clashed with Israeli forces while marching with Palestinian flags and banners against the plan in their hands. Separate rallies were also held in the occupied Palestinian territories. Trump unveiled...

Syrian Forces Liberate Two More Areas in Idlib

Syrian Forces Liberate Two More Areas in Idlib

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Syrian forces continued their operations against terrorists in Idlib, liberating two more areas in the northwestern province. - World news - The villages of Maharim and Tal Karatin were freed from the grip of the militants on Saturday, SANA reported. The two areas were liberated after terrorists’ defenses and fortifications were destroyed by the army troops. The...

Yemeni Forces Capture Strategic Area in Marib (+Video)

Yemeni Forces Capture Strategic Area in Marib (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The media wing of Yemeni Ansarullah movement released a video showing the forces taking control of the highly important Jabal Salb heights and its adjacent west of the city of Marib during the Bunyan Al-Marsous (Solid Structure) military operations. - World news - The footage shows the forces storming the strategic Jabal Salb Mountain, and taking control of a...

Trump’s ‘Deal of Century’ Legalizes Israeli Occupation: Malaysian PM

Trump’s ‘Deal of Century’ Legalizes Israeli Occupation: Malaysian PM

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said US President Donald Trump legalized Israeli occupation of Jerusalem (al-Quds) with his so-called "Deal of the Century". - World news - "This peace plan only recognizes Israeli occupation and completely ignores the rights of oppressed Palestinians," Mahathir said in his opening address to the third Parliamentary Conference...

Syria Forces Recapture Strategic Region in Aleppo

Syria Forces Recapture Strategic Region in Aleppo

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Syrian government forces, backed by allied militants from popular defense groups, managed to establish full control over a strategic region in the southern countryside of the country’s northern province of Aleppo from the al-Qaeda-linked militants. - World news - Local sources, requesting anonymity, said that Syrian troops and their allies captured...

Protesters Gathered in Brooklyn after ICE Agents Shot Man in Face (+Video)

Protesters Gathered in Brooklyn after ICE Agents Shot Man in Face (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Protesters gather outside New York hospital after ICE agents shot a 26-year-old Mexican man in the face while trying to arrest someone else. - World news - A band of protesters holding “ICE is Gestapo” and “No ICE” signs crowded outside a Brooklyn hospital Thursday night, and expressed worry that immigration agents might try to spirit away a man shot by...

Anti-Trump Protesters Rally Across US after Impeachment Acquittal (+Video)

Anti-Trump Protesters Rally Across US after Impeachment Acquittal (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Over 200 "Reject the Cover-Up" protests began around the US Wednesday in response to President Donald Trump's impeachment acquittal. - World news - Cries of "shame" and "Moscow Mitch" erupted outside the Capitol, as hundreds of protesters gathered to reject the Senate vote and cheered as Rep. Rep. Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., called the acquittal a betrayal, USA...

Children, Pensioners Hit Worst by Skyrocketing Poverty Rate in UK

Children, Pensioners Hit Worst by Skyrocketing Poverty Rate in UK

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Fourteen million people across the UK live in poverty, including four million children and two million pensioners. - World news - Record numbers of people living in poverty in Britain are in working households, a shock study shows.Despite an increase in employment, in-work poverty has gone up because of low pay and not enough hours of work, Mirror reported. The...