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Trump Threatened with Legal Action for Using Copyright Material in His 2020 Campaign

Trump Threatened with Legal Action for Using Copyright Material in His 2020 Campaign

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Twitter has removed US President Donald Trump's 2020 campaign video after Warner Bros. announced that they would launch a copyright infringement suit against him for using a famous film’s music. - World news - Moments after Warner Bros. Pictures announced that they would seek legal action against Trump for his use of music from 'Dark Knight Rises,' Twitter...

Hudaydah Truce Breached by Saudis over 1000 Times: Yemen Army

Hudaydah Truce Breached by Saudis over 1000 Times: Yemen Army

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Yemen’s army spokesman Brigadier Yahya Sariyah said Saudi Arabia and its allies have stepped up their attacks in breach of a UN-brokered truce in the port city of Hudaydah, violating the truce deal over 1000 times. - World news - Saudis have violated the Hudaydah ceasefire 1221 times in the past week, Sariyah told Saba news agency on Wednesday. He also said that...

State of Emergency Declared after Deadly Torrential Rains Hit Rio de Janeiro (+Video)

State of Emergency Declared after Deadly Torrential Rains Hit Rio de Janeiro (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The mayor of Rio de Janeiro declared a crisis after the Brazilian city was battered by heavy rain on Monday and Tuesday that killed at least 10 people. - World news - More than 31cm of rain (13 inches) fell in some parts of the city within 24 hours, the mayor's office said. Reuters reported that large parts of the city have been inundated including Copacabana...

US Blacklisting of IRGC to Plunge Region into New Crises, Iraq’s Hakim Warns

US Blacklisting of IRGC to Plunge Region into New Crises, Iraq’s Hakim Warns

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Leader of Iraq’s National Wisdom Movement Seyed Ammar al-Hakim deplored the US government’s recent decision to blacklist the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), urging Washington not to create new crises in the region by its “rash action”. - Politics news - “The White House's move to include the IRGC on the list of terrorist groups is a rash action that...

Video Shows Moment Bomb Goes Off in Syria’s Raqqa

Video Shows Moment Bomb Goes Off in Syria’s Raqqa

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – At least nine people were killed and some others were injured on Tuesday afternoon when a bomb exploded in the Syrian city of Raqqa. - World news - Local sources said that a landmine and two car bombs that were parked in al-Bassel Street in Raqqa city went off, claiming the lives of nine civilians including children and injuring others, SANA reported. According...

Trump’s Blacklisting of IRGC Meant to Placate ‘American Zionists’: US Analyst

Trump’s Blacklisting of IRGC Meant to Placate ‘American Zionists’: US Analyst

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – An American political analyst described the recent decision by President Donald Trump to blacklist the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a "hypocritical" move meant to appease "American Zionists". - World news - “Donald Trump's labeling of the IRGC as a "Terrorist Group" is both intellectually dishonest and hypocritical. This move is designed to...

Syrians Protest against Trump’s Declaration on Golan

Syrians Protest against Trump’s Declaration on Golan

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Hundreds of Syrians participated in separate rallies in Quneitra and Deir Ezzor provinces on Tuesday to once again reject US President Donald Trump’s declaration of the occupied Golan as “Israeli territory”. - World news - The participants in the town of Jaba in Quneitra province condemned the declaration, which is a flagrant violation of the UN Charter...

Wahhabism, Zionist Fanaticism Lethal Mix for World Peace: Italian Analyst

Wahhabism, Zionist Fanaticism Lethal Mix for World Peace: Italian Analyst

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A prominent political expert based in the Italian city of Milan said Wahhabis and Zionists, who have much in common in terms of “extremism and religious apocalypse”, are a lethal mix for world peace. - World news - “The ideology of Wahhabism, combined with Zionist fanaticism and the support they receive from Evangelical Christians, is a lethal mix for...

Yemeni Army Targets Saudi Mercenaries with Badr P-1 Ballistic Missile in Dhale

Yemeni Army Targets Saudi Mercenaries with Badr P-1 Ballistic Missile in Dhale

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The forces of the Yemeni army early on Tuesday targeted the positions of Saudi mercenaries in the province of Dhale in the southwest of Yemen with a homemade ballistic missile dubbed “Badr-1”. - World news - A military source told Yemen’s Al-Masirah news that the missile unit of the army fired the ballistic missile type “Badr-1-P” on a gathering of...

Suicide Bombers Attack Syrian Army Post in Hama: Report

Suicide Bombers Attack Syrian Army Post in Hama: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Suicide bombers disguised as farmers struck an army position in western Syria on Tuesday in an attack that killed three people and all the militants, a report said. - World news - State media said the militants were dressed as local farmers when they hit the position near Taybat al-Imam in Hama around 3 a.m. (midnight GMT). A tank supporting them was destroyed. “The...