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Tens of thousands in U.S. cities protest Trump immigration order
30 Jan 2017 11:45

Tens of thousands in U.S. cities protest Trump immigration order

Tens of thousands of people rallied in U.S. cities and at airports on Sunday to voice outrage over President Donald Trump's executive order restricting entry into the country for travelers from seven Muslim-majority nations. In New York, Washington and Boston, a second wave of demonstrations followed ...

 
Duterte: US endangering regional security by storing arms in Philippines
30 Jan 2017 11:41

Duterte: US endangering regional security by storing arms in Philippines

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has accused Washington of constructing permanent arms depots in his country, in a move which he said will disrupt regional security. "They're unloading arms in the Philippines now ... I'm serving notice to the armed forces of the United States. Do not do it,...

 
Attack on Quebec mosque kills six, two suspects arrested
30 Jan 2017 11:39

Attack on Quebec mosque kills six, two suspects arrested

Six people have been killed in a shooting attack on a mosque in Canada’s Quebec, according to police, who have arrested two suspects in the case. Assailants opened fire at people inside the mosque, known as the Islamic Cultural Center of Quebec, during evening prayers at ۲۰:۰۰ local time on Sunday ...

 
Iraq war veteran accused of killing five at Ft. Lauderdale airport
7 Jan 2017 11:23

Iraq war veteran accused of killing five at Ft. Lauderdale airport

An Iraq war veteran took a gun out of his checked luggage and opened fire in a crowded baggage claim area at Fort Lauderdale's airport on Friday, killing five people, months after he showed up at an FBI office behaving erratically. Esteban Santiago, ۲۶, who was taken into custody immediately following ...

 
U.S. intel report: Putin directed cyber campaign to help Trump
7 Jan 2017 11:22

U.S. intel report: Putin directed cyber campaign to help Trump

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered an effort to help Republican Donald Trump's electoral chances by discrediting Democrat Hillary Clinton in the ۲۰۱۶ presidential campaign, U.S. intelligence agencies said in an assessment on Friday. Russia's objectives were to undermine public faith in the U.S....

 
Huge US military force in Germany to boost NATO presence in E Europe
7 Jan 2017 11:20

Huge US military force in Germany to boost NATO presence in E Europe

The US military has begun the deployment of hundreds of combat vehicles such as tanks as well as artillery guns along with ۳,۵۰۰ troops to Germany in an alleged bid to boost NATO’s deterrence force against Russia in Eastern Europe. US warships started unloading the military hardware, which includes ...

 
Suicide truck bomb kills about 100 in Iraq, mostly Iranian pilgrims
25 Nov 2016 11:42

Suicide truck bomb kills about 100 in Iraq, mostly Iranian pilgrims

A suicide truck bomb killed about ۱۰۰ people, most of them Iranian Shi'ite pilgrims, at a petrol station in the city of Hilla ۱۰۰ km (۶۲ miles) south of Baghdad on Thursday, police and medical sources said. Islamic State, the ultra hard-line Sunni militant group that considers all Shi'ites to be apostates,...

 
Trump will pursue
25 Nov 2016 11:37

Trump will pursue 'regional hegemony' in South China Sea: Chinese academics

A Donald Trump presidency does not mean the United States will withdraw from the South China Sea, but rather will continue pursuing "regional hegemony", Chinese academics who drafted a report for an influential government think tank said on Friday. Ensuring "absolute control" over ...

 
Iranians honor 40 days after Imam Hussein martyrdom anniversary
20 Nov 2016 11:56

Iranians honor 40 days after Imam Hussein martyrdom anniversary

Iranians of all ages and social strata have taken to the streets and religious commemoration centers across the country, unified by one cause, honoring the ۴۰th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia Imam. The occasion called Arba’een occurs ۴۰ days after Ashura, the ...

 
Iraqi forces kill, injure some 240 Takfiris in anti-terror fight
20 Nov 2016 11:54

Iraqi forces kill, injure some 240 Takfiris in anti-terror fight

Amid battles to rid Iraq of Daesh terrorists, the country’s armed forces have carried out fresh operations, killing and wounding around ۲۴۰ Takfiri militants on several fronts. An unnamed Iraqi security source said on Sunday that a number of Daesh elements lost their lives and sustained injuries ...

 
Trump, Romney discuss ‘various theaters in the world’ despite previous enmity
20 Nov 2016 11:52

Trump, Romney discuss ‘various theaters in the world’ despite previous enmity

US President-elect Donald Trump has met with his former opponent, top Republican Mitt Romney, to discuss “various theaters in the world.” The two long-time foes met privately in the clubhouse at Trump's golf course in Bedminster Township, New Jersey, on Saturday. In the run-up to the US ۲۰۱۶ presidential ...

 
Policeman gunned down in eastern Saudi Arabia
20 Nov 2016 11:50

Policeman gunned down in eastern Saudi Arabia

A police officer has been gunned down in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province, the latest in a spate of such incidents in the oil-rich province as well as elsewhere across the country. The Saudi Interior Ministry said the shooting took place in a neighborhood northwest of the provincial capital of ...

 
Israel to build 30,000 settler units when Trump sworn in
20 Nov 2016 11:48

Israel to build 30,000 settler units when Trump sworn in

Tel Aviv reportedly intends to construct more than ۳۰,۰۰۰ new settler units in east Jerusalem al-Quds after US president-elect Donald Trump is sworn into office in January ۲۰۱۷. According to an Israeli daily, the project will get off the ground under President Trump as the New York billionaire apparently ...

 
Dozen killed, 50 wounded as blast rocks NW Aleppo Province
13 Nov 2016 13:56

Dozen killed, 50 wounded as blast rocks NW Aleppo Province

An explosion has reportedly hit the northwestern outskirts of Syria’s Aleppo Province, leaving at least a dozen people dead and some ۵۰ others injured. The so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the blast took place at a checkpoint near the town of Afrin on Sunday. It further noted ...

 
Iraqi Kurds
13 Nov 2016 13:54

Iraqi Kurds' destruction of Arab villages could be war crime: HRW

Iraq's Kurdish security forces have unlawfully destroyed Arab homes and villages in northern Iraq over the past two years in what may amount to a war crime, rights group Human Rights Watch said on Sunday. Kurdish peshmerga fighters are part of a ۱۰۰,۰۰۰-strong Iraqi alliance, backed by U.S.-led air ...

 
Reports of hate crimes rising across US after Trump’s election victory
11 Nov 2016 11:53

Reports of hate crimes rising across US after Trump’s election victory

Reports of hate crimes and racially motivated violence against minorities have increased in the United States after the election of Donald Trump as president.There was a spate of hate crimes reported on social media and to police on Thursday that was targeted against Muslims, Latinos and African Americans....

 
Trump unable to scrap Iran-P5+1 nuclear deal: Pundit
11 Nov 2016 11:48

Trump unable to scrap Iran-P5+1 nuclear deal: Pundit

US Republican president-elect Donald Trump promised in his election campaign that he would tear up a nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1 group dubbed the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). Press TV has interviewed two political experts on that issue. Frank Emspak, a radio producer and political ...

 
Time for US to end backing Israel’s perpetual crimes: Hamas
11 Nov 2016 11:43

Time for US to end backing Israel’s perpetual crimes: Hamas

The political bureau chief of the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas has called upon US President-elect Donald Trump to withdraw the longstanding American support for Israel, stating that the Tel Aviv regime is a “burden” for Washington.“Now is the time to acknowledge that Israel has ...

 
Syria recounts crimes of foreign-backed terrorists in letters to UN
11 Nov 2016 11:38

Syria recounts crimes of foreign-backed terrorists in letters to UN

Syria has written to the UN on the crimes perpetrated against the country by the terror groups backed by Israel, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Qatar, saying terrorism would only be eradicated if those countries dropped their support for the militants.Syria’s Foreign and Expatriates Ministry recounted ...

 
Obama extends national emergency against Iran
4 Nov 2016 11:23

Obama extends national emergency against Iran

US President Barack Obama has extended the country’s national emergency with respect to Iran despite last year’s nuclear agreement with Tehran and the P۵+۱ to lift sanctions. In a letter sent to Congress on Thursday, Obama told lawmakers that US relations with Iran have not returned to normal,...