Date: January, 18, 2018
Found: 21 News
World Indebted to Resistance Axis for Beating Takfirism: General Soleimani
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Senior Iranian commander Major General Qassem Soleimani praised the axis of resistance for defeating terrorists in Syria and Iraq, saying such a major victory against Takfiri groups, which had 7,000 suicide attackers, has greatly contributed to calm in the region and the world.
Oddly Behaving Star Reveals Black Hole Hiding in Globular Cluster, A First
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The word globule isn’t the most appealing term. Maybe this is why globular clusters don’t get as much press as they deserve.
Three Killed as Severe Storm Lashes Netherlands
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – At least three people were killed and several others injured in the Netherlands due to a severe storm, as gusts of up to 140km/h blew down trees and damaged buildings.
Israeli Forces Kill Two Palestinians, Raze Three Homes in West Bank
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Israeli troops raided and demolished three Palestinian homes in the West Bank city of Jenin after killing a member of the Hamas resistance movement and his comrade during overnight clashes there.
Hamas Lauds Iran’s Support for Palestine
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – In a letter to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei, Chairman of Hamas Political Bureau Ismail Haniyeh praised the Iranian nation and leadership for supporting Palestine and the anti-Israeli axis of resistance.
US Military Presence in Syria Act of Aggression
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A source at Syria’s foreign ministry said on Thursday that the United States’ military presence in Syria is illegitimate, a blatant breach of international laws and violation of the Arab country’s national sovereignty.
Bodies of Iranian Tanker Crew to Return Home: Official
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The bodies of three people on board Iran’s Sanchi oil tanker, retrieved from the blazing vessel before its sinking, will be repatriated from China after completion of DNA testing procedures, an Iranian official announced.
52 Uzbeks Killed in Bus Fire in Kazakhstan
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A bus fire in northwestern Kazakhstan killed 52 Uzbek citizens on a route used by migrant workers heading to Russia, the Kazakh Interior Ministry said on Thursday.
Yemenis Target Saudi Military Site with Homegrown Ballistic Missile
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Yemeni forces on Thursday morning targeted a Saudi military site in the kingdom’s border province of Najran with a homegrown ballistic missile.
Iran Moves Down Two Places at FIFA Ranking
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran national football team moved down two places in the first FIFA World Ranking of 2018.
Ertugrul Saglam New Nominee to Take Charge of Iran’s Tractor Sazi
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Former Besiktas coach Ertugrul Saglam has been nominated to coach Iranian football club Tractor Sazi.
Mehdi Taremi Handed Al Gharafa’s No. 9 Jersey
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian striker Mehdi Taremi was officially presented as an Al Gharafa player on Wednesday.
UN Chief Warns against Endangering Iran Nuclear Deal
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged all parties to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) not to damage the multilateral agreement.
Egyptian Military Court Senesces Eight People to Death
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – An Egyptian military court sentenced eight people to death, including four in absentia, for alleged involvement in acts of violence in 2015.
JCPOA to Remain Unchanged: Iran’s Velayati
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Ali Akbar Velayati, an international adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, rejected US President Donald Trump’s calls for renegotiating the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), saying the 2015 nuclear deal will remain unchanged.
Speaker: Iran Ready for Anti-Terror Cooperation with Muslim Nations
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani stressed the need for strong economic and security cooperation among Islamic countries, voicing Tehran’s readiness to work with Muslim nations in the battle against terrorism.
Zimbabwe to Hold Elections in Four to Five Months: Mnangagwa
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Zimbabwe will hold elections in four to five months, a newspaper on Thursday quoted President Emmerson Mnangagwa as saying, the first time since independence the southern African state will conduct a vote that does not involve former ruler Robert Mugabe.
Iran Parliament Receives JCPOA Quarterly Report
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran’s Foreign Ministry has submitted the eighth 3-month report to the parliament on the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the 2015 nuclear agreement between Iran and six world powers, a spokesperson said.
Iran, Pakistan Urge Regional Cooperation to Counter Outside Meddling
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said that during a meeting he had with Pakistan’s Minister of Defense Production, the two side called for enhancing regional cooperation to counter interfering policies of certain trans-regional powers.