24 February 2012 Tarihinde Eklenen Konular
24 February 2012 20:46
Hezbollah held on Friday a ceremony commemorating the Martyr Leaders’ Day and the passage of one week on the departure of Sayyed Abbas Al-Moussawi’s father in the Bekaa town of Nabi Sheeth.
The ceremony commenced with some verses from the holy Quran endowed to the souls of Sayyed Ali Al-Moussawi and the martyr leaders- Sheikh Ragheb Harb, Sayyed Abbas Al-Moussawi and...
24 February 2012 20:25
Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi brushes aside threats by the United States and its allies against Tehran, stressing that Iran will never waver in the face of threats by any country, particularly the US.
The Islamic Republic takes action in line with its national interests, Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi told IRNA on Thursday.
Iran has always maintained that it...
24 February 2012 19:55
The senior adviser to the Leader of Islamic Ummah and Oppressed People Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei says the West has been wreaking vengeance on Damascus by attempting to overthrow the Syrian government.
Ali Akbar Velayati also said the West’s anger against the wave of Islamic Awakening, their efforts to salvage Israel and certain reactionary Arab regimes plus their attempts to dominate...
24 February 2012 19:52
Iran’s air defense units have shot down a hypothetical enemy’s unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) on the final day of the Iranian Army’s latest military exercises in southern Iran.
The air defense units of Iran's Army deployed various systems on Thursday to counter low-altitude aerial threats and successfully identified and destroyed the mock enemy’s UAVs and radar-evading aircraft at an altitude of...
24 February 2012 19:47
Protesters have taken to the streets in Pakistan, Malaysia and Bangladesh to voice their outrage over the burning of the Holy Qur'an by the US soldiers in Afghanistan.
A massive demonstration was held on Friday in Pakistan’s Peshawar where angry protesters denounced the desecration of the Muslim holy book.
They set fire to an effigy of the US President Barack Obama...
24 February 2012 19:43
Britain’s Foreign Secretary William Hague has said that his country will recognize the Syrian rebels as a "legitimate representative" of the Middle Eastern country.
Hague made the announcement as he arrived in Tunisia to attend the so-called “Friends of Syria” meeting in Tunis, media reports said.
"We, in common with other nations, will now treat them and recognize them as a...
24 February 2012 19:41
Tens of thousands of Bahrainis have rallied near the capital, Manama, to demand an end to the decades-long rule of the Al Khalifa dynasty.
The Friday protest rally was organized by Bahrain’s main opposition bloc, al-Wefaq.
There were no reports of violence. In Bahrain, protest rallies are mostly met with live rounds and tear gas.
The latest rally comes two days...
24 February 2012 19:39
Hezbollah Secretary-General Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah has accused some Arab countries of stirring up trouble in Syria by blocking a political solution to the unrest in the country.
Nasrallah said on Friday that certain Arab countries are arming and funding terrorist groups fighting against the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and prevent the opposition from entering into negotiations with the government....
24 February 2012 19:35
Syrian rebels have confirmed that foreign countries, including the West, are arming them to fight against the government of President Bashar al-Assad.
Speaking at an international conference on Syria unrest in Tunisia, a Syrian opposition source said on Friday that several countries are providing armed groups in Syria with weapons, which are being smuggled into the country.
He also criticized foreign...
24 February 2012 19:29
A senior Iranian official has announced that the country is in possession of the technological know-how to design and build small turbofan engines used in various types of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV).
“Today, we are building turbofan engines for a variety of UAVs,” Brigadier General Abdolkarim Banitarafi, Armed Forces deputy of Iran’s Aviation Industries Organization (IAIO), said on Friday.