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Yemenis Rally in Support of Recent Opration against Saudi

Yemenis Rally in Support of Recent Opration against Saudi

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Thousands of Yemenis swarmed the streets of the northern Yemeni city of Sa'ada to express support for the country's recent retaliatory military operation against Saudi-led forces in the border region of Najran. - World news - Yemeni authorities speaking at the rally called for "national reconciliation" and a further deployment of forces against the Saudi aggression,...

Russia: Israeli Airstrikes in Syria to Further Destabilize Situation

Russia: Israeli Airstrikes in Syria to Further Destabilize Situation

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Israeli airstrikes on Syria could lead to further destabilization, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in a newspaper interview. - World news - “Such actions ... further destabilize the situation and could lead to an escalation,” pan-Arab daily newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat quoted him as saying, according to Reuters. “Syria should not become a platform for...

Iraqi PM Demands Parliamentary Support to Reshuffle Cabinet after Unrest

Iraqi PM Demands Parliamentary Support to Reshuffle Cabinet after Unrest

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi called on lawmakers to support him to reshuffle cabinet posts and urged calm after three days of unrest rocked the country. - World news - Abdul Mahdi said there was no ‘magic solution’ to Iraq’s chronic governance problems and graft but pledged to try to pass a law granting poor families a basic income, Reuters reported. He...

US Approves $39M Sales of Anti-Tank Missiles to Ukraine

US Approves $39M Sales of Anti-Tank Missiles to Ukraine

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – US Congress and the State Department have given initial approval to a $39 million sale of anti-tank missiles to Ukraine to help the country battle separatists, officials said Tuesday. - World news - Congressional aides said final approval of the sale of the Javelin missiles is expected to be announced soon after both Republicans and Democrats signed off on the...

Iraq’s Capital Isolated from Neighboring Provinces amid Protests

Iraq’s Capital Isolated from Neighboring Provinces amid Protests

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - The Iraqi security forces cut off the main roads leading to Baghdad on Thursday as part of intensive security measures after days of violent protests that led to 21 deaths in the country, security sources said. - World news - The main roads leading to the Iraq’s Baghdad and its neighborhoods were cut off by the Iraqi security forces after two days of violent protests...

Hundreds of Syrian Displaced Families Returned Home in Homs Countryside (+Video)

Hundreds of Syrian Displaced Families Returned Home in Homs Countryside (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Footage filmed in Syria’s Homs province shows displaced families returning to their homes in the town al-Qusair after the Syrian Army cleansed the area from terrorists. - World news - Hundreds of displaced families were returned to their homes on Wednesday afternoon in the town of al-Qusair, over 30 kilometers to the southwest of Homs city during the operations to...

Israeli’s Netanyahu Begins Battle to Avoid Indictment with Pretrial Hearings

Israeli’s Netanyahu Begins Battle to Avoid Indictment with Pretrial Hearings

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced Wednesday with Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit and other top law enforcement officials in his long-awaited pre-indictment hearing on a series of corruption scandals. - World news - Netanyahu's attorneys met Wednesday with Israel's attorney general and other top law enforcement officials in Netanyahu's...

Yemenis Overwhelmed with Joy amid Victories against Saudi-Led Forces (+Video)

Yemenis Overwhelmed with Joy amid Victories against Saudi-Led Forces (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Yemeni people expressed their joy after recent victories of army troops and allied fighters from Popular Committees against the Saudi forces. - World news - A footage was published by Yemeni Al-Masirah TV showing people in the market expressing their joy by showing each other the videos of recent victories of army troops and allied fighters from Popular Committees...

Italian Woman Gives Cheese to US Secretary to? Protest Trump’s Tariffs on EU (+Video)

Italian Woman Gives Cheese to US Secretary to? Protest Trump’s Tariffs on EU (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - An Italian woman handed a rather large hunk of Parmesan to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday as a show of protest against Trump's administration putting tariffs on the famed Italian cheese. - World news - In a video clip of the encounter, Alice Martinelli, a reporter with the Italian TV program The Hyenas, was seen approaching Pompeo during his press...

Palestinians Stage ‘Day of Rage’ over Israel’s Violent Interrogation of Prisoner

Palestinians Stage ‘Day of Rage’ over Israel’s Violent Interrogation of Prisoner

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Palestinians took to the streets in the central occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem (al-Quds) in a "day of rage" to call for the release of a Palestinian prisoner severely beaten and left in a critical condition by Israeli intelligence services. - World news - Israeli forces fired tear gas, sound bombs and rubber-coated bullets towards protesters outside the illegal...