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Revealed: Hundreds of Saudi, PG Military Personnel Trained in Britain

Revealed: Hundreds of Saudi, PG Military Personnel Trained in Britain

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – New data shows Britain’s Royal Air Force trained Saudi personnel in 2019 on fighter jets used to bomb civilians in Yemen – a country on the brink of famine – while UK soldiers coached other forces in the Saudi-led coalition at nearly a dozen army bases in Britain. - World news - Hundreds of Saudi military personnel received training at Royal Air Force (RAF)...

Thousands Protest against UK Role in Saudi War on Yemen (+Video)

Thousands Protest against UK Role in Saudi War on Yemen (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Thousands of protesters demanded an end to Britain's role of facilitating the war on Yemen that has created the world's worst humanitarian crisis. - World news - Protesters took place around the UK to highlight and condemn the atrocities of the Yemen war, which has now been raging for five years. Hundreds of young people marched through central London in...

Lives of Yemeni Kids at Risk amid COVID-19 Crisis, Saudi War: Save The Children

Lives of Yemeni Kids at Risk amid COVID-19 Crisis, Saudi War: Save The Children

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Healthcare for children in war-torn Yemen has been further devastated by a combination of funding cuts and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Save the Children warned. - World news - Between January and April of this year, the number of people accessing child health care services plummeted by 81 percent, according to recent data. Some remaining healthcare...

Iraqis Decry Saudi Daily’s Offensive Cartoon of Senior Cleric (+Video)

Iraqis Decry Saudi Daily’s Offensive Cartoon of Senior Cleric (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iraqi protesters staged a massive demonstration in Baghdad to condemn Saudi daily Asharq al-Awsat newspaper over an offensive cartoon depicting country’s prominent Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani. - World news - The demonstrators converged outside the gates of the heavily-fortified Green Zone, which is home to several embassies and government offices...

Saudi Arabia’s Coronavirus Cases Exceed 200,000

Saudi Arabia’s Coronavirus Cases Exceed 200,000

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Saudi Arabia's coronavirus infections have passed 200,000 and neighboring United Arab Emirates 50,000, with the number of new cases climbing after the two Arab nations fully lifted curfews last month. - World news - Restrictions had been in place in both countries since mid-March and their gradual lifting has allowed commercial businesses and public venues to...

Scholars of the Islamic world: The habit of House of Saud and Wahhabism is to insult the ‎authorities

Scholars of the Islamic world: The habit of House of Saud and Wahhabism is to insult the ‎authorities

A group of Iraqi scholars said, “They know very well that Ayatollah al-Sistani defended Iraq ‎and the rest of the neighbouring countries, even Saudi Arabia, with the collective jihad fatwa ‎against the terrorist and Takfiri Daesh movement.”‎ RNA – The Saudi-owned London-based daily “al-Sharq al-Awsat” newspaper published a ‎cartoon insulting Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali...

Iraqi officials irate as Saudi daily publishes cartoon against Ayatollah Sistani

Iraqi officials irate as Saudi daily publishes cartoon against Ayatollah Sistani

Iraqi officials condemned the publication of an offensive cartoon of prominent Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani in a Saudi-owned newspaper, saying the depiction stems from the failure of Riyadh's Takfiri plots. RNA – Hadi al-Ameri, secretary general of the Badr Organization, which leads the Fatah (Conquest) Alliance at the Iraqi parliament, said in a statement on Friday that...

Iraqi Officials Slam Saudi Daily for Insulting Ayatollah Sistani

Iraqi Officials Slam Saudi Daily for Insulting Ayatollah Sistani

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iraqi officials condemned the publication of an offensive cartoon of prominent Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani in a Saudi-owned newspaper, saying the depiction stems from the failure of Riyadh's Takfiri plots. - World news - Hadi al-Ameri, secretary general of the Badr Organization, which leads the Fatah (Conquest) Alliance at the Iraqi parliament,...

Yemeni Drones Attack Military Targets Deep in Saudi Arabia

Yemeni Drones Attack Military Targets Deep in Saudi Arabia

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Yemeni army used domestically-manufactured combat drones to carry out "a massive operation" against Saudi targets in the southwestern cities of Khamis Mushait and Najran. - World news - The first retaliatory attack targeted "operation room in Najran airport" in Najran region, while the other one hit "aircraft hangars in King Khaled Air Base in Khamis Mushait city" in...

Saudi Claims of Peace ‘Baseless Propaganda’: Yemen’s Ansarullah

Saudi Claims of Peace ‘Baseless Propaganda’: Yemen’s Ansarullah

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Yemen's Houthi Ansarullah movement said recent reports claiming that Saudi Arabia is willing to make peace are mere "baseless propaganda” spread by the Riyadh regime's allies, namely Britain and the United States. - World news - In a post on his Twitter account, Houthi spokesman Mohammed Abdulsalam stressed that Saudi Arabia is waging the bloody war on Yemen using...