21 March 2010 Tarihinde Eklenen Konular
21 March 2010 18:28
Leader of the Islamic Ummah Imam Seyyed Ali Khamenei said Sunday the actions of the United States run counter to its call for establishing amicable relations with Iran.
"The new administration and president claimed interest in just and fair relations; they wrote letters and sent messages ... saying they are willing to normalize relations with the Islamic Republic, but...
21 March 2010 16:34
Mauritania has officially ended its relations with Israel one year after freezing all bilateral ties over Israel's deadly siege on the Gaza Strip.
The northwest African nation's foreign minister, Naha Mint Hamdi Ould Mouknass, said late Saturday that her country's break of diplomatic relations with Israel was "complete and definitive."
The announcement was made at a gathering in Nouakchott aimed...
21 March 2010 16:32
Azerbaijan's energy minister says Iran and Iraq should also be involved in the Nabucco pipeline for the strategic project to be undertaken.
In an interview published in UK newspaper Independent, Natiq Aliyev said the success of the €7.9bn Nabucco pipeline will be based on the participation of other gas-rich countries such as Iran and Iraq, as Azerbaijan could not produce...
21 March 2010 16:28
At least 8 US soldiers have been killed in two separate bomb blasts in the eastern province of Khost in Afghanistan, Taliban claimed Sunday.
Taliban militants said two roadside bombs targeted convoys of US forces in the region, leaving at least 8 American soldiers killed.
The US military has yet to comment on the report. It previously said only 3...
21 March 2010 16:00
Updated preliminary results from Iraq's polls on Sunday showed that Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has regained lead over the rival camp, former premier Iyad Allawi's al-Iraqiya Alliance.
Election tally, obtained by counting 95 percent of the ballots from the March 7 elections, turned in favor of Maliki's Rule of Law coalition, giving the Shia-dominated side a 188,000 vote lead, Reuters...
21 March 2010 13:51
UN chief Ban Ki-moon crossed into the Gaza Strip today, expressing solidarity with the plight of the Palestinians and urging an end to the Zionist blockade of Gaza.
Mr. Ban was making his second visit to the Gaza Strip since the 22-day Zionist offensive on Gaza ended in January 2009 as part of a regional tour aimed at reviving the peace...
21 March 2010 13:04
Iraqi electoral commission on Sunday rejected the wholesale recount of the ballots cast in the recent general election amid calls for the measure by the Iraqi president and prime minister.
"We have provided all political entities with CDs with the results of counting at the political centers, after thorough checks on our part," the head of Iraq's Independent High Electoral...
21 March 2010 11:03
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says construction policies in Jerusalem al-Quds are the same as in Tel Aviv and that the regime has informed Washington of that in writing.
"Construction in Jerusalem (al Quds) is like construction in Tel Aviv and we have clarified that for the American government," Haaretz quoted Netanyahu as saying on Sunday at the start of...
21 March 2010 10:10
Thousands of people have rallied in Yemen in a show of solidarity with the Palestinian people amid serious violations committed by Israeli forces against the revered al-Aqsa Mosque and the city of Jerusalem (al-Quds).
Protestors chanted anti-Israel and pro-Palestine slogans, carried replicas of the al-Aqsa Mosque and waved Palestinian flags in a massive rally in the Yemeni capital.
21 March 2010 9:54
Hamas denied sending a message with American congressman Jack Shepherd to Cairo giving up its remarks on the Palestinian national reconciliation.
The movement in a press release on Saturday said, "There are no American mediators between us and the brothers in Egypt, and we are capable of sending our messages to them directly".
Shepherd had visited Gaza Strip on Wednesday and...