2 September 2015 9:24
On Tuesday afternoon, the Syrian security forces stopped two suspicious vehicles inside the provincial capital of the Latakia Governorate after monitoring the cars over the last three days.
The first vehicle inspected by the Syrian security forces was a black Kia Rio that possessed a Lebanese license plate; it was packed with 400 kg of explosive material that required the Syrian...
2 September 2015 9:22
The Syrian army strongly rejected media reports that the Southeastern parts of the town of Fuaa have fallen to the hand of the Takfiri terrorists.
The army's rejection came after some pro-West media outlets claimed that the foreign-backed militants had captured key areas in Southeastern Fuaa.
The Syrian military sources said that fierce clashes are going on between the Syrian forces and...
2 September 2015 9:21
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan warned on Wednesday that Tehran would not allow the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to visit every site and facility that it wishes.
"Iran does not plan to issue permission for the IAEA to inspect every site," Dehqan said in an interview with al-Mayadeen news network on Wednesday.
Granting such permissions are even in violation...
2 September 2015 9:20
Senior Iranian commander Major General Qassem Soleimani says the United States is using the Daesh Takfiri group as an instrument against Muslims.
General Soleimni said on Tuesday that the Daesh Takfiri group is the creature of Washington, noting that “the US plans to maintain Daesh so that there would be a need for US among Muslims.”
Th commander of the Quds Force...
2 September 2015 9:19
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the Islamic Republic is ready to hold talks with regional countries and help settle ongoing problems in the Middle East.
“There should be dialog on regional issues between interested countries,” Zarif said in a meeting with Algerian Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal in Algiers on Tuesday.
He added that Iran’s contribution to dialog among these countries...
2 September 2015 9:18
Police in Turkey have used water cannons, rubber bullets and tear gas to break up an anti-government demonstration held in the northwestern city of Istanbul.
Some 500 people gathered in the city’s Istiklal Street on Tuesday, while shouting slogans against the government of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and its terror policy.
Police tried to break up the protesters,...
2 September 2015 9:16
A majority of Americans want US lawmakers in Congress to approve the nuclear agreement with Iran, a new survey has found.
According to the survey from the University of Maryland released on Tuesday, 55 percent of respondents said Congress should uphold the nuclear accord.
Meanwhile, 23 percent recommended ramping up sanctions, 14 percent think the US should renegotiate the deal, and 7...
2 September 2015 9:15
Daesh has carried out a suspected chemical attack on Peshmerga forces battling the Takfiri terrorists in northern Iraq, Kurdish authorities say.
A rocket which produced a “considerable amount” of yellow smoke was fired on Kurdish forces fighting near the Mosul dam on Monday, said the Kurdistan Region Security Council in a statement released on Tuesday.
The statement added that one fighter was...
2 September 2015 9:13
Syria’s Foreign Ministry has complained to the UN about what it calls Turkey’s support for Takfiri terrorists operating in the Arab country.
The ministry made the complaint on Tuesday in two identical letters addressed to the UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon, and the president of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).
The letters held the Turkish government fully responsible for crimes committed...