13 March 2010 Tarihinde Eklenen Konular
13 March 2010 15:39
Preliminary returns from Iraq's recent general elections award Premier Nouri al-Maliki's parliamentary squad the lead in the capital, Baghdad.
The prime minister's Rule of Law coalition is reportedly trailed by the Iraqi National Alliance and former prime minister Iyad Allawi's Al-Iraqiya Alliance.
Maliki's team also emerged victorious in two provinces to the south, the United Press International reported on Saturday....
13 March 2010 14:26
A senior adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Ummah and Opressed People on Saturday criticized the German government for releasing the ringleader of the Party for Free Life in Kurdistan (PJAK) terrorist organization.
Ali Akbar Velayati, a former foreign minister and senior adviser to Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, said Germany had broken international law by releasing Abdolrahman Haji Ahmadi,...
13 March 2010 13:31
At least two foreign soldiers have been killed and a number of others have been injured in Afghanistan's troubled southern province of Zabul.
According to Afghan officials, the troops died after a bomb planted on a bridge went off as their patrol car was passing by.
Three more servicemen were reportedly wounded. Nationalities of the soldiers remain unknown.
13 March 2010 13:29
The Russian foreign ministry has questioned the objectivity of US annual report on worldwide human rights practices, criticizing it for ignoring the United States' own record.
The Russia section of the US State Department's 2009 Human Rights Report noted a decline in the number of racially or religiously motivated crimes in Russia during the year, but expressed concern over ethnic...
13 March 2010 13:08
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Friday that no "Zionist" was inside the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, as the terrorists flew the two hijacked planes into the two towers.
President Ahmadinejad said the arrogance, which "demonstrates the satanic characteristics of Satan," sought to evoke sympathy by showing the impact of the planes jamming into the towers.
13 March 2010 11:32
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will visit Moscow next week for a Middle East quartet meeting and sideline negotiations about Iran.
The quartet, which includes the European Union, Russia, the United Nations and the United States, will meet on March 19 to address a self-proclaimed goal of reviving peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians.
Israel's Tuesday announcement of...
13 March 2010 11:28
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast says Tehran seeks to establish and fortify unity among Palestinians against Israel.
Mehmanparast on Saturday dismissed remarks by acting Palestinian Authority Chief Mahmoud Abbas who claimed that Iran was impeding reconciliation talks between his Fatah group and the Hamas resistance movement.
"Iran doesn't want Hamas to sign the Cairo reconciliation document," Abbas said during...
13 March 2010 9:54
Lebanon's Hezbollah resistance movement has condemned the new Israeli plan to build 1,600 new Jewish homes in the occupied East Jerusalem al-Quds.
The movement warned that the project seeks demographic changes in the occupied territories.
"The scheme is yet another part of a Judaization campaign that targets the holy city of al-Quds and a provocation of Muslim feeling, "the political...
13 March 2010 8:58
US President Barack Obama has convened his war cabinet with top military and intelligence officials to get an update on the US-led occupation of Afghanistan.
Obama was briefed on the latest situation in Afghanistan and Pakistan by his top aides during the Friday session in the so-called 'Situation Room' of the White House.
In the convention, US General Stanley McChrystal,...
13 March 2010 8:57
Brazil has highlighted Iran's role in the region, reiterating that Tehran must be part of a solution to any conflict in the Middle East.
Brazilian President Luis Inacio Lula da Silva said in an interview with the Israeli daily Haaretz that "new ideas" from all key players in the Middle East are needed to resolve issues in the sensitive region...