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Pakistan’s Embassy in Tehran Observes Solidarity with Kashmir

Pakistan’s Embassy in Tehran Observes Solidarity with Kashmir

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A ceremony was held in Pakistan’s Embassy here in the Iranian capital on Wednesday to show solidarity and support to the people in the Indian-administered Kashmir. - World news - Iranian scholars, academicians, and members of Pakistani community and officials participated at the event to express solidarity with the people of Kashmir who were denied their...

Pelosi Rips Up Copy of Trump Address as He Declines to Shake Hand (+Video)

Pelosi Rips Up Copy of Trump Address as He Declines to Shake Hand (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The bad blood between US President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reached a boiling point Tuesday night during the annual State of the Union address as she ripped up her copy of his speech in retaliation for not shaking her outstretched hand. - World news - From start to finish, the US president's State of the Union address was marked by partisan tension...

Militants in Idlib Given Last Chance to Surrender to Syrian Military

Militants in Idlib Given Last Chance to Surrender to Syrian Military

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Syrian army has given a last chance to the militants operating in the Idlib province to surrender, a Syrian news agency reported on Tuesday citing a military source. - World news - The General Staff of the Syrian army said it gives one last chance to the militants operating in the province of Idlib to lay down their arms, Ikhbariya news reported, adding...

Israel Launches New Airstrikes on Gaza Strip

Israel Launches New Airstrikes on Gaza Strip

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Israel’s warplanes launched new airstrikes on the besieged Gaza Strip amid escalating tensions in the region over the US President Donald Trump’s so-called deal of the century on Israeli-Palestinian conflict. - World news - Media sources in Palestine said the airstrikes on Tuesday targeted a position belonging to the Palestinian Hamas resistance movement in...

Syrian Army Forces Advance Deeper in Aleppo’s Countryside (+Video)

Syrian Army Forces Advance Deeper in Aleppo’s Countryside (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Syrian army forces advanced deeper into the Idlib countryside and Aleppo, closing in on the town of Saraqib. - World news - Footage shows the Syrian army and allied forces in control of a highly strategic highway in southern countryside of Aleppo. During operations against terrorist groups in the direction of Saraqib, the Syrian army has been able to retake...

US CBP Admits to ‘Enormous Mistakes’ in Border Stops of Iranians

US CBP Admits to ‘Enormous Mistakes’ in Border Stops of Iranians

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials said the agency made “enormous mistakes in protocol” when its officers questioned Iranian-born people at the US-Canada border last month, according to US Rep. Pramila Jayapal. - World news - On Monday, Jayapal met with Adele Fasano, the director of field operations for the Seattle Field Office of Customs and...

White Helmets Preparing ‘False-Flag Chemical Attack’ in Syria’s Idlib, Russia Warns

White Helmets Preparing ‘False-Flag Chemical Attack’ in Syria’s Idlib, Russia Warns

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Militants affiliated with al-Qaeda and White Helmets are preparing to stage a chemical attack in Idlib province as the Syrian army continues to advance, the Russian Reconciliation Center said citing a tip from local residents. - World news - Members of the so-called civil defense group White Helmets were noticed arriving at the town of Ma’arat al-Artik, about...

French Doctors, Lawyers March Against Macron Pension Reforms (+Video)

French Doctors, Lawyers March Against Macron Pension Reforms (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Thousands of lawyers, doctors and private sector workers took to the streets of Paris on Monday as a parliamentary committee began evaluating the proposed universal pension system on Monday. - World news - The demonstration, which went from Bastille to Opera, was the latest in a wave of protests against Macron's signature reform: streamlining France's complex and...

Mercy Flight Leaves Yemen Capital, Cracking 3-Year Blockade

Mercy Flight Leaves Yemen Capital, Cracking 3-Year Blockade

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A United Nations plane carrying seven seriously ill Yemenis took off from the capital, Sana’a, what aid officials hope is the start of an ongoing humanitarian airlift to save the country’s citizens from a Saudi-led blockade. - World news - The mercy flight to Jordan, the first from northern Yemen in three years, also offered a glimmer of hope for faltering...

US Has to End Illegal Occupation in Iraq: American Analyst

US Has to End Illegal Occupation in Iraq: American Analyst

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A California-based political analyst highlighted the importance of a million-man rally in Iraq against the US military presence and said American troops will finally have to leave the Arab country and end their “illegal occupation”. - World news - “The huge demonstration and parliamentary vote cannot be ignored or dismissed by the US indefinitely; eventually,...