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Bahrain Forum for Human Rights reports 995 violations in Jan.

Bahrain Forum for Human Rights reports 995 violations in Jan.

TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – The Bahrain Forum for Human Rights rolled out the monthly indicator of violations of the human rights in Bahrain recounting 995 violations in last January in Bahrain.With the beginning of 2018, the human rights situation in Bahrain continued to deteriorate. 995 serious human rights violations were observed between January 1and January 31, 2018, including...

Iran invites Bahrain to stop making baseless, clumsy claims

Iran invites Bahrain to stop making baseless, clumsy claims

TEHRAN, Feb. 8 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian FM Spokesman Ghasemi has categorically dismissed as “baseless”, “delusional” and “clumsy” the recent anti-Iran claims raised by Bahrain’s Interior Ministry.In a Wednesday statement, Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi strongly dismissed the recent claim raised by Bahrain’s Interior Ministry on Iran’s role in an oil...

Those selling lethal arms to region unfit to judge Iran’s defense

Those selling lethal arms to region unfit to judge Iran’s defense

TEHRAN, Feb. 03 (Press Shia) – The Spokesman of Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bahram Ghasemi, denounced those states who are making millions of dollars for selling lethal weaponry to ME countries and then call for limitations on Iranian defense program.“US and some countries which manufacture and export fatal weapons cannot act hypocritically selling billions of dollars of most...

No interference allowed in Iran’s defensive capabilities: cleric

No interference allowed in Iran’s defensive capabilities: cleric

TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (Press Shia Agency) – Ayatollah Seyyed Ahmad Khatami said at Tehran Friday prayers that US is seeking to decrease Iran’s missile capabilities to appease the Zionist Regime but Iran will continue with its missile programs within the framework of its defense strategy.Ayatollah Khatami, who led this week’s Friday prayers in Tehran, stated that two of the blessings that God...

No legal basis for stripping Ayatolah Isa Qasim of citizenship

No legal basis for stripping Ayatolah Isa Qasim of citizenship

TEHRAN, Jan. 31 (Press Shia Agency) – The head of Bahrain's Human Rights Association said that stripping citizenship from Ayatollah Isa Qasim is a clear violation of national and international laws.In a clear violation of Bahrain's national and international laws, a Bahrain court has ruled for denying citizenship from Ayatollah Isa Qasim on the pretext of accusing him of money laundering. He...

‘Not too far-fetched’ to see Bahraini King’s nationality revoked

‘Not too far-fetched’ to see Bahraini King’s nationality revoked

TEHRAN, Jan. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian official Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Mon. that it would not be too far-fetched if the nationality of Bahraini King was revoked seeing how outsiders and extremist rulers have taken control of the country’s internal affairs.Iranian Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian made the remark in a tweet in Arabic...

Bahraini court confirms sentence against Sheikh Isa Qassim

Bahraini court confirms sentence against Sheikh Isa Qassim

TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (Press Shia Agency)- A Bahraini appeals court has confirmed one-year sentence against leading Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim and and also stripped him from the country’s citizenship. The key opposition figure, in his late 70s, was hospitalized for two months last fall and underwent surgery. Sheikh Isa Qassim is leading an opposition movement in Bahrain against Sunni...

KSA, UAE, Bahrain front against Iran in Davos 'strategic flaw'

KSA, UAE, Bahrain front against Iran in Davos 'strategic flaw'

TEHRAN, Jan. 26 (Press Shia) – Iranian Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian posted a message on his Twitter account condemning the joint rhetoric of KSA, UAE, and Bahrain against Iran at Davos panels.“The anti-Tehran alignment of KSA, UAE, and Bahrain at the World Economic Forum in Davos is a strategic mistake,” reads a post by Iranian...

Al Khalifah forces invade al-Mahooz cemetery

Al Khalifah forces invade al-Mahooz cemetery

TEHRAN, Jan. 14 (Press Shia Agency) – Al Khalifah forces invaded al-Mahooz cemetery where three Bahrani martyrs have been buried and threatened and mocked the families of the martyrs, preventing them from entering the cemetery. On the occasion of the execution of three Bahraini Shia youth, al-Khalifah forces besieged al-Mahooz cemetery where they are buried on Saturday night and threatened...

US govt has lost face before Iranian people: Zarif

US govt has lost face before Iranian people: Zarif

TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif condemned the US House of Representatives’ resolution in support of the recent riots in Iran.“The US government has lost the confidence of the world including the people of Iran,” asserted Mohammad Javad Zarif, the Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran. He made the remarks late on Wednesday addressing the media...