12 November 2017 Tarihinde Eklenen Konular
17 October 2017 22:10
An Iraqi Yazidi group took control on Tuesday of Sinjar, said residents of the northwestern city that is claimed by both Kurdish and central Iraqi authorities.
The Yazidi group, called Lalesh, extended control over all of Sinjar after the withdrawal late on Monday of Kurdish Peshmerga fighters who were deployed there, the residents said.
"There was no violence, the Lalesh group moved...
17 October 2017 22:07
Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro said Tuesday his socialist party’s landslide victory in disputed regional elections had delivered a “strong message” to the United States and its allies.
“Our people have given a strong message to imperialism, to (US President Donald) Trump, to its regional allies and to the local right,” Maduro told a news conference after the opposition rejected the results...
17 October 2017 22:06
A number of major blows have been dealt to the Islamic State empire over the last 72 hours with pro-government forces and US-backed, Kurdish-led militias making key gains in the regions of Deir Ezzor and Raqqa.
Today, the Syrian Democratic Forces finally succeeded in capturing Raqqa (the Islamic State capital before it was relocated to Al-Mayadeen several months ago) from ISIS...
17 October 2017 22:03
Following the liberation of Al-Mayadeen and the cementing of the siege on ISIS forces trapped in Deir Ezzor city, the Syrian Arab Army is now in position to cross the Euphrates River south of Al-Busayrah and secure the Al-Omar oil fields.
The operation to cross to the eastern Euphrates shore south of Al-Busayrah directly towards the Al-Omar oil fields will be...
17 October 2017 22:02
Lieutenant Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Brigadier General Hossein Salami blasted US President Donald Trump for his recent remarks against Iran, stressing that his silence on using the military option shows that Washington has understood Iran's might and power.
"Trump's remarks, which seemed threatening on the surface, admitted emergence of an uncontrollable power," General Salami said, addressing a...
17 October 2017 22:01
Local sources in the town of Sinjar in Northwestern Iraq reported minutes ago that the Pishmarga militants withdrew from Sinjar, handing it over to the Iraqi forces.
Local witnesses said that the Iraqi military troops took control over the Central part of Sinjar in Western Nineveh after Pishmarga forces retreated.
They added that the Iraqi forces seized the town without any clashes...
17 October 2017 21:58
A Boeing AH-64 Apache attack helicopter operated by the United Arab Emirates Air Force (UAEAF) has crashed in Yemen’s northern province of al-Jawf, killing the two pilots on board, as the Saudi-led coalition presses ahead with its atrocious aerial bombardment campaign against the impoverished Arab country.
The UAE's official WAM news agency reported on Tuesday evening that the four-blade and twin-turboshaft aircraft went down due...
17 October 2017 21:55
Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri has arrived in Syria to hold key military and defense talks.
Heading a high-ranking delegation, Baqeri left Tehran for Damascus on Tuesday and plans to meet with his Syrian counterpart, General Ali Abdullah Ayoub, and Defense Minister Major General Fahd Jassem al-Freij.
The sides are scheduled to discuss ways to...
17 October 2017 21:54
Human Rights Watch (HRW) says nearly 300 villages of the persecuted Rohingya Muslim minority have been burned in Myanmar since the outbreak of the latest military offensive in restive Rakhine state.
At least 288 villages in Rakhine have been partially or totally destroyed by fire since August 25, the HRW reported, according to information gathered on satellite images.
According to the HRW, the greatest...
17 October 2017 15:48
Japan has become the latest country to announce its support for a landmark nuclear agreement reached between Iran and six other countries in 2015, amid almost singular opposition by the United States administration.
The US, under President Donald Trump, has sought to undermine the deal by calling for renegotiation and threatening to unilaterally withdraw from it.
The foreign minister of the Asian...