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Israel Commits 414 Violations against Palestinian Journalists in 2020: Report

Israel Commits 414 Violations against Palestinian Journalists in 2020: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Israeli forces committed 414 violations against Palestinian journalists since the start of the year, a report said. - World news - The Journalists' Support Committee said in a statement on Sunday that Israeli occupation forces "intentionally attack journalists" in an attempt to "suppress the truth about their violations".According to Quds Press, the organization...

Iran’s Zarif to Attend 2020 Afghanistan Conference

Iran’s Zarif to Attend 2020 Afghanistan Conference

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will take part in the virtual 2020 Afghanistan Conference, a quadrennial ministerial pledging conference co-hosted by Afghanistan, Finland, and the United Nations. - Politics news - Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Saeed Khatibzadeh announced on Monday that Zarif is going to attend the virtual meeting.The 2020 Afghanistan...

Israel Demolishes Record Number of Palestinian Homes in 2020: Report

Israel Demolishes Record Number of Palestinian Homes in 2020: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Israeli authorities demolished a record number of Palestinian homes and structures in the occupied East Jerusalem al-Quds so far this year, despite the coronavirus pandemic that has seriously affected Palestinians’ lives. - World news - Ir Amim, an Israeli NGO opposing Israel's settlement expansion activities, said in a report that 2020 had surpassed previous years...

Iranian Entities Hit with US Sanctions over 2020 Election Interference Claim

Iranian Entities Hit with US Sanctions over 2020 Election Interference Claim

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The US Treasury Department announced sanctions against five Iranian entities over what it described as "attempts to influence" the country's 2020 presidential election. - Politics news - “Iran uses false narratives and other misleading content to attempt to influence US elections,” claimed US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in a statement announcing the measure on...

Iran Puts Off ICOPMAS 2020 Due to Coronavirus

Iran Puts Off ICOPMAS 2020 Due to Coronavirus

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Cabinet of Ministers decided to postpone the 14th International Conference on Coasts, Ports and Marine Structures (ICOPMAS) for two years because of the outbreak of COVID-19. - Economy news - In a cabinet session on Sunday, the Iranian ministers decided to postpone ICOPMAS 2020 in Tehran until 2022. Following the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic, the World...

Israel Arrests 1,500 Palestinians since Start of 2020: Report

Israel Arrests 1,500 Palestinians since Start of 2020: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Israel’s army has arrested 1,500 Palestinians including 35 women and 240 children since the beginning of this year, the Palestinian Prisoners Centre for Studies reported. - World news - The Centre’s media spokesman, Riyad Al-Ashqar, said Israel routinely arrest Palestinians as a tool of repression and collective punishment, even during lockdowns to combat the...