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UN Envoy Commends Positive Spirit in Yemen Peace Talks

UN Envoy Commends Positive Spirit in Yemen Peace Talks

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The UN special envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffiths, commended the positive spirit the two parties are demonstrating at talks underway in Sweden in the pursuit of peace in Yemen. - World news - “The two parties are engaged in a serious and constructive way in discussing the details of confidence-building measures, the reduction of violence, and the framework for...

Bahrain Criticizes Qatari Emir for Not Attending Riyadh Summit

Bahrain Criticizes Qatari Emir for Not Attending Riyadh Summit

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Bahrain’s foreign minister, Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, criticized Qatar’s emir in a tweet on Sunday for not attending an annual (Persian) Gulf Arab summit being held in Saudi Arabia. - World news - Qatar sent its state minister for foreign affairs to the summit, which is taking place amid a bitter dispute between Doha and three Persian Gulf Arab states that...

Palestinians Mark Intifada with Call for Continuation of ‘Armed Struggle’

Palestinians Mark Intifada with Call for Continuation of ‘Armed Struggle’

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Palestinian resistance movement Hamas marked the 31st anniversary of the first Intifada with pledges to continue the "armed struggle" and rebuked Arab leaders for seeking to normalize ties with Israel. - World news - “Armed struggle is a strategic option to safeguard the Palestinian cause and restore Palestinian national rights,” Hamas said...

US Says Not to Ditch Support for Saudi War on Yemen

US Says Not to Ditch Support for Saudi War on Yemen

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A senior American official said the US administration strongly opposes discontinuing its support to the Saudi-led coalition that has so far claimed the lives of thousands of civilians, including women and kids, in Yemen. - World news - “Obviously there are pressures in our system ... to either withdraw from the conflict or discontinue our support of the coalition,...

Qatar’s Emir Not Attending (P)GCC Summit in Riyadh: Report

Qatar’s Emir Not Attending (P)GCC Summit in Riyadh: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Qatari Emir, Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, is not attending the (Persian) Gulf Cooperation Council Summit underway in Riyadh, a report said. - World news - A state minister is representing the country at the meeting instead, Turkey’s Anadolu Agency reported late Saturday, citing a Qatari official it didn’t identify.Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin...

At Least 179 Injured, Over Thousands Arrested in another Night of Mayhem in Paris (+Video)

At Least 179 Injured, Over Thousands Arrested in another Night of Mayhem in Paris (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - At least 179 people, including 17 police officers were injured in Paris mayhem on Saturday night, after the 'Yellow Vests' protest turned extremely violent. - World news - French Interior Ministry stated that, more than 1,300 people were put in custody following Saturday protest.This is the fourth week of 'Yellow Vests' protests, which turned into the worst...

Sheikh Qassem: All Occupied Territories within Range of Hezbollah Missiles

Sheikh Qassem: All Occupied Territories within Range of Hezbollah Missiles

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – All Palestinian territories occupied by the Zionist regime of Israel are within the target range of Hezbollah’s missiles, the movement’s second-in-command Sheikh Naim Qassem said. - World news - In an interview with al-Vefagh newspaper, Sheikh Qassem said in case of outbreak of a war, all areas occupied by the Zionist regime, including its capital Tel Aviv,...

Takfiri Terrorists Attack in Syria’s Hama Repelled

Takfiri Terrorists Attack in Syria’s Hama Repelled

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Syria’s army and its allies repelled a major attack by Takfiri militants in the province of Hama, inflicting major losses on them. - World news - Syrian forces repelled an infiltration attempt by terrorist groups near the village of Bredij 7, northeast of the al-Sakilibiya town.They attempted to infiltrate into Tel Sakher in the northern countryside of...

Chief Negotiator: Houthis After Peace, Not Surrender

Chief Negotiator: Houthis After Peace, Not Surrender

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Head of the Houthi Ansarullah movement’s delegation said they have attended the UN-sponsored talks in Sweden in the pursuit of peace in Yemen, not to surrender. - World news - In an interview with Al Mayadeen on Saturday, Mohammad Abdulsalam said the delegation representing the Houthi movement has taken part in the Sweden peace talks in order to reach an...

Free Huawei CFO or Face Consequences, China Tells Canada

Free Huawei CFO or Face Consequences, China Tells Canada

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – China warned Canada Saturday that there would be severe consequences if it did not immediately release Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's chief financial officer, calling the case "extremely nasty." - World news - Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's global chief financial officer, was arrested in Canada on Dec. 1 and faces extradition to the United States, which...