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French National Assembly Commission Approves Bill Targeting Muslims

French National Assembly Commission Approves Bill Targeting Muslims

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A special commission in the French National Assembly approved the “charter of republican values” which was announced earlier by the nation’s president as the fight against “Islamist separatism”. - Society/Culture news - The bill was introduced Oct. 2 by Emmanuel Macron to fight so-called "Islamist separatism.”Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said on...

Iran Administration Approves Compensation for Families of Ukrainian Plane Victims

Iran Administration Approves Compensation for Families of Ukrainian Plane Victims

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian administration agreed to pay the families of every victim of a Ukrainian jetliner that crashed near Tehran in January $150,000 in compensation. - Politics news - The cabinet of ministers agreed on Wednesday to allocate $150,000 or the equivalent in euros to the families of each victim of the doomed Ukrainian plane crash, Press Shia Agency...

UK Approves Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine for Rollout from Next Week

UK Approves Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine for Rollout from Next Week

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Britain gave emergency approval on Wednesday to Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine, becoming the first Western country to allow mass inoculations against a disease. - World news - The authorization to use the vaccine developed by Pfizer, a US pharmaceutical giant, and BioNTech, a much smaller German firm, kicked off a vaccination campaign with little precedent in modern...

DOJ Election Crimes Chief Resigns After US Attorney General Approves Probe

DOJ Election Crimes Chief Resigns After US Attorney General Approves Probe

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The head of the US Department of Justice’s Election Crimes Branch decided to resign after Attorney General Bill Barr authorized federal prosecutors to pursue “substantial allegations” of irregularities in the 2020 presidential election. - World news - “Having familiarized myself with the new policy and its ramifications,” Richard Pilger wrote in an email...

Israel Approves Construction of New Settler Units in West Bank

Israel Approves Construction of New Settler Units in West Bank

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – For the first time since the conclusion of normalization deals with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain, Israel approved the construction of over 1,300 new settler units across the occupied West Bank. - World news - The Israeli ‘West Bank Civil Administration’ planning committee on Wednesday approved the building of 1,313 units in several settlements.And the...

Iraqi Parliament Approves PM Mustafa Kadhimi’s New Cabinet

Iraqi Parliament Approves PM Mustafa Kadhimi’s New Cabinet

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iraqi premier Mustafa Kadhimi formally took office early Thursday after parliament approved a partial cabinet, taking the reins amid a fiscal crisis and a health pandemic. - Other Media news - A total of 255 of parliament's 329 members took part in the vote, which was scheduled to take place at 9:00pm local but began well after midnight after last-minute changes to...

Iran Parliament Approves President’s Pick for Agriculture Ministry

Iran Parliament Approves President’s Pick for Agriculture Ministry

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Iranian Parliament on Wednesday gave a vote of confidence to the new minister of agriculture nominated by President Hassan Rouhani. - Politics news - During an open session this morning, the Parliament discussed the vote for Kazem Khavazi, after lawmakers in favor of and against the proposed minister took the podium to express their views. After a voting, 196 out...