4 July 2015 9:42
A senior official in Iran’s Central Bank, Hussein Yaqoubi Mayab, has noted that the seizure on 21 tons of Iran’s gold assets has been lifted and Iran’s gold assets have been returned to the country.
According to IRIB World Service, in an interview with the Saturday edition of Tehran-based paper “Iran”, this senior official of Iran’s Central Bank added that...
4 July 2015 9:41
Syrian fighter jets have pounded militant positions in the northwestern city of Aleppo, killing more than 100 ISIL militants, local media reports say.
The Syrian official news agency SANA said on Friday that more than 100 terrorists were killed after military jets bombarded militant hideouts in the troubled region.
Syrian jets reportedly destroyed several ISIL sanctuaries and ammunition depots across the area.
4 July 2015 9:39
Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim stressed the need to fight ISIL, adding if it wasn’t for Iran’s assistance and the sources of emulation’s fatwa calling for jihad against the Takfiri terrorists, the future of Iraq would remain uncertain.
Speaking at a public meeting at his office, Hujjat al-Islam Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim, the leader of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq (ISCI), emphasised...
4 July 2015 9:36
Thousands of mourners attended the funeral of Muhammad al-Kasbah, 17, who was cold-bloodedly killed by Israeli fire Friday morning near Qalandia refugee camp to the north of occupied Jerusalem.
Al-Kasbah was shot with two bullets in the head and chest while trying to direct the movement of vehicles near Qalandia checkpoint that links between Ramallah and occupied Jerusalem.
The funeral march went...
4 July 2015 9:35
A terrorist explosive device planted inside the Grand Mosque in Syria's Damascus went off on Friday, killing the Imam Sheikh Salman al-Afandi, state-run TV reported.
Local sources told SANA news agency that a terrorist group planted the IED under the platform of the mosque and detonated it during the Imam's speech.
Sheikh Afandi was martyred at once, and five other worshippers were...
4 July 2015 9:34
The Yemeni army and the Popular Committees bombarded on Friday the Saudi al-Hothaira military post in Najran province, forcing all its soldiers to flee away with their military vehicles.
Warplanes from a zionist Saudi-US aggression bombed civic targets in Yemen on Friday, residents said, and sources in the country reported at least 16 people were killed.
Local witnesses said six people...
4 July 2015 9:32
Yemeni Ansarullah Leader Sayyed Abdul Malik Al-Houthi addressed the Yemeni fighters of army and popular committees on Thursday night, hailing their firm stand in the face of evil forces.
Houthi"Had it not been for your great honored stand in the field, evil and murderous forces would have fully occupied the country," Sayyed Houthi said in a voice message, adding that it's...
4 July 2015 9:30
The long-awaited battle for the Al-Zabadani District of the Rif Dimashq Governorate has begun and the militants from the Syrian Al-Qaeda group “Jabhat Al-Nusra” and Harakat Ahrar Al-Sham could not be any less prepared for this large-scale assault that features the prestigious 4th Mechanized Division of the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and the Lebanese resistance force “Hezbollah.”
This large-scale offensive began...
4 July 2015 9:29
A senior member of Iran's negotiating team rejected as baseless the western media reports that parts of the final nuclear agreement between Tehran and the world powers will be kept secret.
"Such reports are baseless and no part of the comprehensive agreement is secret," the senior negotiator, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said on Friday in reaction to some US...
4 July 2015 9:28
The Iraqi army backed by volunteer forces repelled the Takfiri terrorists' massive offensives in multiple fronts on a strategic region in the city of Ramadi on Friday.
The army units thwarted the ISIL's large-scale attacks on Khalidiya region in the Eastern parts of Ramadi, FNA dispatches said.
Tens of ISIL terrorists were killed and dozens more were injured in fierce clashes with...
4 July 2015 9:27
A US non-governmental organization - US Global Drones Watch - says Washington must refrain from staging a unilateral drone campaign in Somalia.
Medea Benjamin, founder of Global Drones Watch, said on Friday drone attacks in Somalia and the Middle East should be conducted through the United Nations and the African Union.
“While they may be attacking people who deserve to be attacked,...
4 July 2015 9:26
Bahraini people have held fresh demonstrations across the Persian Gulf kingdom to protest against the jail sentence given to prominent opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman.
Anti-regime protesters staged the rallies in the streets of the capital Manama and several other cities and villages across Bahrain on Friday to demand the release of all political prisoners, including Salman, the secretary general of...
4 July 2015 9:24
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran’s negotiating partners have to make a choice between agreement with the Islamic Republic or coercion against it.
In a video message released on Friday, the Iranian foreign minister referred to the negotiations between Iran and the P5+1 and said the two sides “have never been closer to a lasting outcome.”
“But,” he said, “there...