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Iran, Indonesia represent moderate Islam

Iran, Indonesia represent moderate Islam

TEHRAN, Aug. 22 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Asia and Oceania Affairs, Ebrahim Rahimpour, described Iran and Indonesia as the moderate representatives of Islam.“Bearing in mind all violent and extremist behaviors across the globe under the name of Islam, Iran and Indonesia are the symbols of moderate Islam in the world of today,” said Ebrahim Rahimpour, the...

'Iranians' vigilant presence in elections guaranteed country’s natl. security'

'Iranians' vigilant presence in elections guaranteed country’s natl. security'

TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (Press Shia) – President Hassan Rouhani appreciated the trust put in him by the Iranian nation saying the wakeful Iranian nation, with their vigilant presence in the elections, guaranteed the country’s national security and gave weight to credibility of ballot boxes.Speaking at the Parliament’s confidence vote session for nominated ministers of his second-term cabinet,...

Martyrdom of Holy Shrine defenders reveals hypocrite face of death traders

Martyrdom of Holy Shrine defenders reveals hypocrite face of death traders

TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (Press Shia) – The Spokesman of Iran's Foreign Ministry Ghasemi has said martyrdom of Holy Shrine defenders reveals the hypocrite and filthy face of spreaders of extremism and terrorism in the eyes of the public opinion.Ghasemi made the remarks in a message to commemorate the martyrdom of a Holy Shrine defender Mohsen Hojaji. "Now, it is up to all of us to shout, very loudly...

Velayati condemns crimes in Afghanistan’s Mirza Olang

Velayati condemns crimes in Afghanistan’s Mirza Olang

TEHRAN, Aug. 11 (Press Shia) – Iranian Leader's senior adviser Velayati posted a message condemning the recent massacre of civilians in Afghanistan’s Mirza Olang village. “Mirza Olang village of Afghanistan is witnessing, these days, painful disasters and crimes which scratch the heart of any free person in the world,” reads the opening of a post published on the Instagram account of the...

Venezuelan truth commission to probe deadly protests

Venezuelan truth commission to probe deadly protests

CARACAS, Aug. 07 (Press Shia) – Venezuela's new Constituent Assembly (ANC) has created a Truth, Justice and Reparations Commission to investigate violent protests which have caused more than 100 deaths, President Nicolas Maduro said on Sunday.The ANC, whose members were elected on July 30, convened for the first time on Saturday, aiming to identify those responsible for the deaths and to make...

Velayati urges China to support Syrian nation

Velayati urges China to support Syrian nation

TEHRAN, Aug. 04 (Press Shia) – Head of Strategic Research Center of the Expediency Council Velayat met with the ambassador of the People Republic of China to Tehran on Thursday.“The Chinese government should play a more effective role in supporting the wronged people of Syria,” said Ali Akbar Velayati, the senior adviser to Iran’s Leader on Thursday while receiving Pang Sen, the...

Venezuela in peace during elections for constituent assembly

Venezuela in peace during elections for constituent assembly

CARACAS, Jul. 31 (Press Shia) – Venezuela Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino assured that the country is calm and orderly on this Sunday elections for the National Constituent Assembly (NCA), despite several flashpoints of violence that were put under control.Padrino said that 140,000 members of the security forces are deployed as part of Operation Republic to safeguard the right of Venezuelans...

More than 8 million voted in ANC election

More than 8 million voted in ANC election

CARACAS, Jul. 31 (Press Shia Agency) – Venezuela's National Electoral Council said more than 8 million people voted to elect a new National Constituent Assembly (ANC) tasked to rewrite the constitution, with a 41.53-percent turnout rate.The turnout is far beyond the estimates by both the government's political opponents and independent experts. The opposition said they believed some 2 million...

Iran slams deadly suicide attack in Kabul

Iran slams deadly suicide attack in Kabul

TEHRAN, Jul. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran's FM spokeswoman has strongly condemned today’s suicide bombing in Afghanistan's capital city that left dozens dead and injured.Bahram Ghasemi expressed his deepest grief over the death of the innocent Afghan civilians, and condoled with the government, nation and the bereaved families of the victims. “Despite the violent, brutal and inhumane...

Venezuelan armed forces to protect elections to constituent assembly

Venezuelan armed forces to protect elections to constituent assembly

CARACAS, Jul. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – The head of the Strategic Operational Command of the Bolivarian National Armed Forces (CEO-FANB), General Remigio Ceballos, has stated that they will protect the Venezuelans democratic right to participate in the forthcoming July 30 elections.The FANB will guarantee the attendance of voters in the elections to elect 537 of the 545 members of the National...