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Leader pardons convicts ahead of Revolution anniv.

Leader pardons convicts ahead of Revolution anniv.

TEHRAN, Feb. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has agreed to extend pardon or commutes sentence of a number of prisoners for the occasion of anniversary of victory of Islamic Revolution of 1979.The clemency proposed by the Head of the Judiciary Ayatollah Sadegh Amoli Larijani on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Imam Reza (as) suggested for 631 convicts of General...

US-led coalition airstrikes killed 300 civilians in Syria in two years

US-led coalition airstrikes killed 300 civilians in Syria in two years

MOSCOW, Oct. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – According to Amnesty International, the most recent deadly airstrikes, conducted in June and July, killed more than 100 civilians in the Syrian villages of Tukhar, Hadhadh and Ghandoura. Hundreds of civilians have been killed in Syria by the airstrikes of the US-led coalition against ISIL over the past two years, an...