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Syrian Kids Pelt US Military Convoy in Hasakah after Army Stops Vehicles (+Video)

Syrian Kids Pelt US Military Convoy in Hasakah after Army Stops Vehicles (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Syrian army soldiers intercepted a US convoy and stopped them from passing through a military roadblock in the countryside of the Al-Hasakah province this week, resulting the children to hurl stones at the American intruders. - World news - The Syrian army’s 154th Special Forces Regiment prevented a convoy of US military vehicles from passing through the...

Military Tactic Used to Disperse George Floyd Protesters in DC (+Video)

Military Tactic Used to Disperse George Floyd Protesters in DC (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A military helicopter was deployed to disperse protesters that took to the streets of Washington, DC, defying the city’s 7pm curfew on Monday. - World news - The low-flying helicopter was positioned just above the curfew violators that sent gusts of dust into the air and caused a part of a tree to fall that nearly hit demonstrators. There are also reports that some...

Trump Threatens to Get Military Involved as Minneapolis Protesters Torch City (+Video)

Trump Threatens to Get Military Involved as Minneapolis Protesters Torch City (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - US President Donald Trump has vowed decisive action to quell unrest in Minneapolis, sparked by the police killing of an unarmed black man, threatening to get the military involved after protesters torched the city police headquarters. - World news - The ultimatum came early on Friday morning from the president’s Twitter handle, slamming Minneapolis Mayor Jacob...

Military Spokesman: ‘No Place for Daesh on Iraqi Lands’

Military Spokesman: ‘No Place for Daesh on Iraqi Lands’

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Brigadier General Yahya Rasoul, military spokesman for Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi, the commander-in-chief of the armed forces, said that Daesh, which has already been vanquished, no longer poses a threat to the Arab country. - World news - On Wednesday, Rasoul said in an interview with Asharq Al-Awsat that Daesh cells have “almost vanished” and...

Top Military Brass Convene to Discuss Threats to Iran

Top Military Brass Convene to Discuss Threats to Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Ranking Iranian military commanders held a meeting on Tuesday to deliberate about potential threats and weigh plan for boosting the country’s defense power. - Politics news - In the gathering with senior commanders of the Iranian Armed Forces in Tehran, held to assess military threats to Iran, Commander of the Khatam al-Anbia Headquarters Major General Gholam Ali...

Venezuelan Military Escorts Second Iranian Tanker (+Video)

Venezuelan Military Escorts Second Iranian Tanker (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Forest, the second Iranian tanker carrying fuel, reached Venezuelan waters late last night escorted by the Bolivarian Republic’s Armed Forces (FANB). - World news - The vessel is being escorted by the Venezuelan Oceanic Patrol Yekuana, after it was located in international waters. Forest is heading to the port of the El Palito refinery, located in the municipality...

Venezuela Military to Escort Iranian Fuel Tankers: Defense Minister

Venezuela Military to Escort Iranian Fuel Tankers: Defense Minister

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Venezuela's military will escort Iranian tankers delivering fuel to the gasoline-starved nation as soon as they enter the South American country's exclusive economic zone, Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino said. - Politics news - Padrino said in a state television interview on Wednesday that the escort would “welcome them in and thank the Iranian people for their...

Army Chief: Military Delegations Investigating Naval Accident Southeast of Iran

Army Chief: Military Delegations Investigating Naval Accident Southeast of Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Commander of the Iranian Navy said four teams of military experts are probing into an accident in a recent naval training exercise that killed 19 servicemen on board ‘Konarak’ support vessel in the country’s southeastern waters. - Politics news - Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the funeral of the martyrs at an airbase in Tehran on Tuesday,...

US Sets Up New Military Base in Eastern Syria: Report

US Sets Up New Military Base in Eastern Syria: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The US military is busy establishing a new base in Syria's eastern province of Deir Ez-Zor after bringing in military supplies, a war monitor reported. - World news - The so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said the base is located in the al-Jazrat area in the western countryside of Deir Ez-Zor after "massive" supplies and reinforcement...

US Military to Withdraw Patriot Missiles from Saudi Arabia

US Military to Withdraw Patriot Missiles from Saudi Arabia

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The United States is reportedly preparing to withdraw Patriot missile defense systems from Saudi Arabia in addition to reducing its military presence in the Kingdom. - World news - The Wall Street Journal, citing anonymous US officials, reported on Thursday that four batteries of Patriot surface-to-air missiles, meant to protect ground assets from missile and...