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Syria Repels Israeli Aggression against Damascus, Homs

Syria Repels Israeli Aggression against Damascus, Homs

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Syria air defense forces thwarted missile attacks targeting the outskirts of the Syrian capital Damascus and the city of Homs, a report said. - World news - The Syrian air defense earlier said its forces had shot down three missiles launched by Israeli warplanes on Sunday night from Lebanese airspace towards some Syrian sites, SANA reported. The strikes killed a...

At Least Five People Killed, Hundreds Injured in Russia’s Flood-Hit Region (+Video)

At Least Five People Killed, Hundreds Injured in Russia’s Flood-Hit Region (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Five people died and several others are missing after heavy floods in Russia's Irkutsk region on Saturday. - World news - Drone footage reveals the extent of the flooding, with hundreds of houses almost completely submerged underwater after torrential rains hit the area. According to Russia's Ministry of Emergency Situations (EMERCOM), over 4000 homes and nearly 10...

Terrorists Suffer Big Losses in Syria’s Hama, Idlib

Terrorists Suffer Big Losses in Syria’s Hama, Idlib

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Syrian forces targeted the hideouts of terrorists in Hama’s northern countryside and Idlib’s southern countryside, inflicting major losses on them. - World news - Syrian forces stepped up their attacks against al-Nusra Front terrorists in the areas of Tal Milh and Othman, thwarting their attempts to sneak into areas under the control of the military, SANA...

Yellow Vests Protests Continue in France for 33rd Straight Week (+Video)

Yellow Vests Protests Continue in France for 33rd Straight Week (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - The Yellow Vests protesters hit the streets of Paris for the 33nd week in a row on Saturday, June 29 to demonstrate against the French government’s policies. - World news - Despite the record-breaking heat in Paris, some thousand yellow vests took to the streets on Saturday to protest police violence. Some yellow vest protesters gathered at Porte de Clichy in...

Bahrain Conference Aimed at Normalizing Arab-Israeli Ties: Palestinian Figure

Bahrain Conference Aimed at Normalizing Arab-Israeli Ties: Palestinian Figure

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Maher al-Taher, a senior official at the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), said a recent conference on Israeli-Palestinian conflict held in the Bahraini capital of Manama was part of US attempts to normalize Zionist-Arab relations. - World news - Speaking to Press Shia, Taher pointed to the so-called "Peace to Prosperity" conference held in Manama...

Israel Arrests Palestinian Minister in Al-Quds

Israel Arrests Palestinian Minister in Al-Quds

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Israeli troops detained and were questioning the Palestinian minister for Jerusalem (al-Quds) affairs. - World news - Palestinian minister for Jerusalem affairs Fadi al-Hadami was detained and was being questioned for "activities in Jerusalem," Israeli police spokesperson Micky Rosenfeld told AFP. Hadami's arrest was most likely due to recent activities that have...

Hundreds March Against ICE Presence in Washington DC (+Video)

Hundreds March Against ICE Presence in Washington DC (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Hundreds of protesters held a demonstration and marched through the Columbia Heights neighborhood of Washington DC on Saturday, to denounce the presence of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in the US Capital. - World news - The demonstration comes after reports that ICE detained two people last weekend in Northwest D.C. DCist also reported that ICE had...

Canadian Analyst Calls US Approach to Israel-Palestine Conflict ‘Absurd’

Canadian Analyst Calls US Approach to Israel-Palestine Conflict ‘Absurd’

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A Canadian political expert described the Trump administration’s economic plan on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as ‘absurd’ and said the US approach to the issue is “indicative of a deep underlying colonial mindset”. - World news - “The approach being taken is really quite absurd and most certainly indicative of a deep underlying...

Manama Conference ‘Stunning Failure’ for Trump: Palestine

Manama Conference ‘Stunning Failure’ for Trump: Palestine

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Palestinian government said a recent US-sponsored conference in Bahrain meant to promote a “deal” on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict was a “stunning failure” for the administration of US President Donald Trump. - World news - In a statement released on Saturday, Nabil Abu Rudeineh, a spokesman for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, said the...

Microsoft Issues Warning For Windows 10 Users

Microsoft Issues Warning For Windows 10 Users

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Microsoft has issued a warning to all its 800M Windows 10 users. - World news - Windows 10 is in a rut. The platform has been hit with multiple problems in recent weeks and partners have been making things even worse. But now an important new Windows 10 warning (and the failure behind it) falls squarely on Microsoft’s shoulders. Picked up by the ever-excellent...