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4 Die After Protesters Storm Congress to Block Biden’s Win in US Election

4 Die After Protesters Storm Congress to Block Biden’s Win in US Election

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The US Capitol is once again secured but four people are dead - including one woman who was shot - after supporters of US President Donald Trump breached one of the most iconic American buildings, engulfing Washington, DC, in chaos. - World news - The chaos came after Trump urged his supporters to fight against the ceremonial counting of the electoral votes that will...

Iran Rejects US Claims about Threatening Election Officials

Iran Rejects US Claims about Threatening Election Officials

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian UN mission spokesman Alireza Miryousefi dismissed claims by US security officials and agencies about Iran’s role in influencing and interfering with the 2020 US election. - Politics news - “Iran is not involved in inciting violence and creating unrest in the United States,” Miryousefi said in an email to Reuters.“Iran itself is the largest victim of...

Two-Day Presidential Election Not Allowed: Iran’s Interior Minister

Two-Day Presidential Election Not Allowed: Iran’s Interior Minister

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The law prohibits holding of the presidential election in Iran in two days, Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli said. - Politics news - Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, the interior minister said the law stipulates that the presidential election in Iran must be held in a single day, not in two days.He said the Interior...

Rouhani: Iran Not Thrilled about Biden’s Victory in US Election

Rouhani: Iran Not Thrilled about Biden’s Victory in US Election

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – President of Iran Hassan Rouhani said his administration is not excited to see Joe Biden taking power in the US, but rejoices at the termination of tenure of “rogue and law-breaking” Donald Trump who was not committed even to moral and humanitarian principles. - Politics news - Addressing a weekly cabinet session on Wednesday, the Iranian president said his...

Failure in Face-Off with Iran One Reason for Trump’s Defeat in Election: Rouhani

Failure in Face-Off with Iran One Reason for Trump’s Defeat in Election: Rouhani

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani described the failure of Washington’s full-blown economic war against Iran as a reason behind his outgoing US counterpart’s defeat in the presidential election. - Politics news - “Trump did not realize the capacities and realities of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s capabilities at all and acted on the basis of his illusions....

Trump’s Team Presents Evidence of Alleged “Blatant” Election Fraud in Georgia (+Video)

Trump’s Team Presents Evidence of Alleged “Blatant” Election Fraud in Georgia (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - As state officials in Georgia insist that no fraud took place during last month’s election, Donald Trump’s legal team presented a footage to state senators, which they say reveals blatant cheating. - World news - “It looks like Vice President Biden will be carrying Georgia, and he is our president-elect,” Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger told...

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...

Trump Supporters Refuse to Accept Defeat, Call Election Fraud in Atlanta (+Video)

Trump Supporters Refuse to Accept Defeat, Call Election Fraud in Atlanta (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Chanting "This isn't over!" and "Stop the steal," supporters of Donald Trump protested at state capitols across the US Saturday, refusing to accept defeat and echoing Trump's unsubstantiated allegations that the Democrats won by fraud. - World news - A number of counter-protesters also gathered nearby, holding signs calling Trump "racist."From Atlanta and...

Trump Responds to Biden Victory: Election ‘Far from Over’

Trump Responds to Biden Victory: Election ‘Far from Over’

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Shortly after American media called the presidential election for former Vice President Joe Biden, Donald Trump released a statement claiming the election was "far from over," vowing to take the election to the courts. - World news - Trump was at his golf course in Virginia when a slew of networks announced Biden had won the presidency. The AP and networks only...

Iran’s Policies Unaffected by US Election Result: Deputy FM

Iran’s Policies Unaffected by US Election Result: Deputy FM

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s deputy foreign minister said the result of the US presidential votes will have no bearing on the fundamental policies of the Islamic Republic of Iran. - Politics news - In a radio interview on Saturday, Abbas Araqchi said Tehran has always opted to stand up to bullying and pressure.“Iran’s fundamental policies, which are based on countering domination and...