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8 Civilian Casualties in Saudi-Led Naval Attack on Yemeni Village

8 Civilian Casualties in Saudi-Led Naval Attack on Yemeni Village

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Frigates of the Saudi-led military coalition in the Red Sea shelled a village near Yemen’s northwestern town of Abs, leaving eight civilian casualties. A flotilla of the Saudi-led military coalition shelled Umm al-Dhab village near Abs in Yemen’s northwestern province of Hajjah on Saturday night, killing and injuring at least eight local residents,...

Yemen’s Western Coast to Turn into Cemetery for Aggressors: Ansarullah

Yemen’s Western Coast to Turn into Cemetery for Aggressors: Ansarullah

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The spokesman for Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah Movement praised an ongoing massive operation against the Saudi-led coalition in the western coast region and said the area will become “a cemetery for the aggressors”. Speaking to the Press Shia News Agency, Mohammad Abdulsalam said the operation against the Saudi-led aggressors and their mercenaries are underway in the...

Research: Humans Can Be Susceptible to Emotional Manipulation by Robots

Research: Humans Can Be Susceptible to Emotional Manipulation by Robots

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - A team of researchers at the University of Duisburg-Essen in Germany has found that humans can be susceptible to emotional manipulation by a robot.  In their paper published on the open access site PLOS ONE, the group describes experiments they carried out with human volunteers interacting with robots and what they found.Back in 2007, a team of researchers carried out...

Panic Ensues as Explosion Cuts Maduro’s Speech (+Video)

Panic Ensues as Explosion Cuts Maduro’s Speech (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Video shows the moment Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro was targeted by drones laden with explosives during speech. The authorities confirmed the incident was an attempted assassination. Communications Minister Jorge Rodríguez called the incident an "attack" on the leader, reports The Associated Press, and said seven National Guard soldiers were...

Venezuela’s Maduro Survives Assassination Attempt

Venezuela’s Maduro Survives Assassination Attempt

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said he survived an assassination attempt involving explosive drones on Saturday thanks to God, the people and the country’s armed forces, and he blamed Colombia and the United States for what he called a right-wing plot to kill him. In a televised speech hours after his address to a military event in Caracas was cut short by...

Palestinian Youth Continue Protest as Over 200 Injured In Gaza Protests (+Video)

Palestinian Youth Continue Protest as Over 200 Injured In Gaza Protests (+Video)

TEHRAN (Tanim) Protest continues in Gaza after a Gaza hospital official said Friday that Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian man and wounded at least 220 others at protests on the Gaza border. Protesters can be seen in a video publishd on Saturday by Shehab News Agency marching and chanting, while Israeli forces rained tear gas canisters down on the protesters. The series of protests known as...

Entire Mexican Workforce Leaves after Colleagues Fired (+Video)

Entire Mexican Workforce Leaves after Colleagues Fired (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - A video appeared online showing Mexican construction workers leaving their workplace in solidarity after some of their co-workers were fired. The incident reportedly happened in Indianapolis on July 31 at a new depot that was being built for UPS.The walkout was apparently in retaliation to one of their bosses, who has been accused of racism, who dismissed a small number of...

‘Arab NATO’ Alliance Proposal Unlikely to Get Off Ground: US Analyst

‘Arab NATO’ Alliance Proposal Unlikely to Get Off Ground: US Analyst

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – An American political analyst said an initiative by the US administration to develop an alliance with the Persian Gulf and Arab allies is expected to fail as there are sharp disagreements between the member states of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council on Iran. “The prospects for the formation of a Middle Eastern Strategic Alliance are hindered by multiple...

Israel Seizes Swedish Activist Ship Bound for Gaza

Israel Seizes Swedish Activist Ship Bound for Gaza

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Israeli navy seized a Swedish-flagged sailboat carrying food and medical supplies for Palestinians in the blockaded Gaza Strip on Saturday, the military said. The 12 passengers are mostly from Sweden but also from Germany, Britain, Spain, France and Canada. They are in custody and will be put on flights home, a spokeswoman for the Israeli Immigration Authority...

Video: 18 Killed in Russian Helicopter Crash in Siberia

Video: 18 Killed in Russian Helicopter Crash in Siberia

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – 18 were killed after a Russian Mi-8 helicopter crashed north of Krasnoyarsk region in Eastern Siberia. "There were three crewmembers and 15 passenger abroad the Mi-8 that belonged to Utair airline," he said. "All of them died."A well-informed official in the law enforcement agencies told TASS the helicopter had taken off from the town of Igarka,...