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All IRGC Facilities at Health Sector’s Disposal for Coronavirus Battle: Commander

All IRGC Facilities at Health Sector’s Disposal for Coronavirus Battle: Commander

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Major General Hossein Salami said the IRGC has provided all of its medical capacities to the Iranian health society to help in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. - Society/Culture news - Speaking at a videoconference with the IRGC commanders on Tuesday, Major General Salami said the IRGC feels duty bound to...

US Sanctions Threatening Lives in COVID-19 Battle: Iranian Envoy

US Sanctions Threatening Lives in COVID-19 Battle: Iranian Envoy

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s representative in the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly decried the harmful effects of the US sanctions on ordinary people, saying the cruel and illegal sanctions have endangered many lives amid the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. - Politics news - In an address to the 75th session of the Third Committee on Wednesday, Mohammad Zare’ian...

Leader Lauds Iran’s Single-Handed Battle with West, East in Sacred Defense

Leader Lauds Iran’s Single-Handed Battle with West, East in Sacred Defense

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Monday paid tribute to the martyrs and veterans of the Iraqi imposed war in the 1980s, saying Iran could stand alone against the US, the Soviet Union and the West during the Sacred Defense. - Politics news - On the 40th anniversary of the beginning of the Sacred Defense (Saddam's imposed war on Iran),...

Iran, US Battle over Sanctions at World Court

Iran, US Battle over Sanctions at World Court

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The United States and Iran will face off at the UN’s top court on Monday in the latest round of a battle over sanctions on Tehran reimposed by US President Donald Trump. - Politics news - Tehran dragged Washington to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague in 2018 after Trump pulled the US out of a landmark international nuclear deal with Iran.They will...

Iran Urges Close Cooperation with Tajikistan in COVID-19 Battle

Iran Urges Close Cooperation with Tajikistan in COVID-19 Battle

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – President of Iran Hassan Rouhani called for efforts to promote cooperation with Tajikistan in the fight against the coronavirus outbreak and in mitigating the pandemic’s economic consequences. - Politics news - In a Wednesday message to his Tajik counterpart Emomali Rahmon, Rouhani congratulated the people and government of Tajikistan on the 29th anniversary of...

Iranian President Praises Doctors for Tireless Battle with COVID-19

Iranian President Praises Doctors for Tireless Battle with COVID-19

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – President Hassan Rouhani paid tribute to Iranian physicians and medical society for their courageous battle in the war against the coronavirus pandemic, hailing them as heroes protecting the lives of people. - Politics news - In a message on the National Doctor’s Day on Saturday, Rouhani lauded the heroes that devote their lives to save fellow citizens and stand at...

Texas Firefighters Continue to Battle Massive Blaze in Industrial Area (+Video)

Texas Firefighters Continue to Battle Massive Blaze in Industrial Area (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - A massive fire that broke out overnight at a plastics plant in Grand Prairie early Wednesday is likely to continue burning for at least two days, officials say. - World news - The inferno began about midnight at Poly-America at 2000 W. Marshall Drive when a power line fell onto a storage area containing plastic sheeting, said Bill Murphy, assistant chief of the...

Iran Ready to Share Experiences with Iraq in Coronavirus Battle: President

Iran Ready to Share Experiences with Iraq in Coronavirus Battle: President

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – President Hassan Rouhani voiced Iran’s readiness to broaden ties with Iraq and assist the neighboring country in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic by sharing experiences. - Politics news - In a Friday telephone conversation with his Iraqi counterpart Barham Salih, Rouhani congratulated the government and people of Iraq on Eid al-Adha, describing it as a...

Over 160 Firemen Battle Huge Five-Alarm Fire in San Francisco (+Video)

Over 160 Firemen Battle Huge Five-Alarm Fire in San Francisco (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – One firefighter was injured as more than 160 battled a huge blaze which engulfed six buildings in San Francisco, US state of California, and forced 100 workers to be displaced. - World news - The five-alarm fire ripped through as many as six commercial buildings in the South Market area Tuesday morning, sending plumes of black smoke skyward and later dirting the air...

WHO Delivers More CT Scan Machines to Iran amid Battle with COVID-19

WHO Delivers More CT Scan Machines to Iran amid Battle with COVID-19

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The World Health Organization (WHO) has delivered 16 CT scan machines to Iran to strengthen the country’s response to COVID-19. - Society/Culture news - The units, worth more than $4 million, were procured by WHO through support from the Government of Japan and the State of Kuwait. CT scanning is a key component of clinical diagnosis of COVID-19 patients. “As the...