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S. Korean Ship Captured for Technical Issue: Iranian Spokesman

S. Korean Ship Captured for Technical Issue: Iranian Spokesman

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Saeed Khatibzadeh cited technical reasons behind the seizure of a South Korean-flagged vessel by the IRGC naval forces in the Persian Gulf, saying the vessel was creating environmental hazard. - Politics news - Asked by reporters about the news of the Korean vessel's seizure, Khatibzadeh described it as a technical...

Captured Militants Trained by US to Spy on Syrian Facilities, Allies

Captured Militants Trained by US to Spy on Syrian Facilities, Allies

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Syrian army detained three gunmen that said they are part of a US-backed militant group and were sent on a spying mission in Raqqa province. - World news - The detainees were shown to journalists near the city of Palmyra. The three men claimed they belonged to the Revolutionary Commando Army; a militia group based around the US base in Al-Tanf in southeastern...

New Class of Astronomical Transient Objects Captured

New Class of Astronomical Transient Objects Captured

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – There is a new astronomical transient in the universe, and it is faster, heavier and brighter at radio wavelengths than its mysterious predecessors. - Science news - After astronomers visually spotted a bright burst in a tiny galaxy 500 million lightyears away from Earth in 2016, a Northwestern University-led team has determined that the anomaly is the third...