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Syria backs Palestinians forever: Syrian Speaker

Syria backs Palestinians forever: Syrian Speaker

TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – The Parliament Speaker of the People's Assembly of the Syrian Arab Republic, Ms. Hadiyeh Khalaf Abbas, was one of World’s political figures addressing the 6th International Conference on Palestinian Intifada in Tehran on Tuesday.“One of the reasons that Syria has been targeted and a full-fetched war has been waged on it is its stable and principle...

Second press conference addresses Plasco collapse developments

Second press conference addresses Plasco collapse developments

TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (Press Shia) – A second press conference on Tuesday has provided the latest updates on Plasco collapse on the 6th day of research and rescue.Tehran Deputy-Police Commander in Greater Tehran told reporters on Tuesday the valuables and worthy documents and papers discovered during rubble-clearing would be saved and returned to the owners. “The number of families who have...

Firefighters' sacrifice act of heroism: Pres. Rouhani

Firefighters' sacrifice act of heroism: Pres. Rouhani

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani visited the site of the collapsed Plasco high-rise in downtown Tehran on Saturday morning.Tehran’s mayor Bagher Ghalibaf and Tehran Governor Hossein Hashemi accompanied the president to inspect the ongoing search and rescue operation. President Rouhani stressed the need for continuation of debris removal operation until all...

Firefighters incite in nation ‘admiration, sorrow’

Firefighters incite in nation ‘admiration, sorrow’

TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani’s message on Plasco event has said firefighters epic conduct during rescue operations garnered admiration and sorrow at the same time.Mr. Rouhani’s message also offered condolences to the families of victims during Plasco building collapse after fire consumed parts of the building on Thursday morning; “firefighters had acted...

Leader urges saving lives of trapped firefighters

Leader urges saving lives of trapped firefighters

TEHRAN, Jan. 19 (Press Shia Agency) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has issued a message of condolence for Thursday’s collapse of Plasco building in central Tehran.Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei expressed deep sorrow and concern over the blaze and collapse of the building in a busy area of Tehran. It extended eulogies to those firefighters who endangered their own lives out of the call of...

President Rouhani visits Ayat. Hashemi’s tomb

President Rouhani visits Ayat. Hashemi’s tomb

TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (Press Shia) – To repay homage to the recently died and newly buried Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, President Hassan Rouhani visited Imam Khomeini’s Mausoleum in Tehran on Friday morning.President Hassan Rouhani visited Imam Khomeini’s Mausoleum in southern outskirts of Tehran to attend the tomb of newly buried Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani on Friday morning. The Late...

Pres. Rouhani visits Ayat. Hashemi’s tomb

Pres. Rouhani visits Ayat. Hashemi’s tomb

TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (Press Shia Agency) – To repay homage to the recently died and newly buried Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, President Hassan Rouhani visited Imam Khomeini’s Mausoleum in Tehran on Friday morning.President Hassan Rouhani visited Imam Khomeini’s Mausoleum in southern outskirts of Tehran to attend the tomb of newly buried Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani on Friday morning. The...