Date: March, 22, 2018
Found: 13 News
Iranian Women Team Earns First Ever Win at Asian Squash Championships
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s women’s squash team made history gaining its first-ever win in the Asian championship.
Heavy Disruption as French Unions Strike against Macron
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Public sector workers went on strike across France on Thursday in a "warning shot" for President Emmanuel Macron against his multi-front reform drive, with cancelled trains and flights causing travel headaches for thousands.
Russian Embassy Demands US Provide Evidence of Russia’s Illegal Actions
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Russian Embassy in the US has demanded that Washington present evidence of Russia’s illegal actions in light of the alleged poisoning of the former Russian intelligence officer and British spy, Sergei Skripal, in the UK.
Iran Commends Kuwaiti Push for Cooperation
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson hailed the positive remarks by deputy prime minister of Kuwait about the initiatives to ensure lasting relationship between Iran and the Persian Gulf states.
Calls to End Yemen War Renewed after US Senate Bill Failure
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Human rights advocates and Yemeni activists are voicing their frustration after a US Senate resolution to end the United States' involvement in the destructive and deadly war in Yemen was rejected.
Iran Comes Third at “Kuban Spring-2018”
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran women's U-19 football team finished in third place at the “Kuban Spring-2018” held in Sochi, Russia.
Deal Reached on Evacuation of Syria’s Eastern Ghouta
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Thousands of Syrian fighters and their relatives would be evacuated from Harasta, a besieged town in Eastern Ghouta, to an opposition-held province in northern Syria, state media and a rebel group said.
Theresa May to EU Leaders: Russia Is A Threat to Us All
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Theresa May will tell EU leaders over dinner in Brussels on Thursday that Russia is a threat to the whole of the bloc that will last for years to come.
Israeli Chief Rabbi Calls Black People 'Monkeys'
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - One of Israel’s chief rabbis called black people “monkeys” during his weekly sermon.
Nigeria: UNICEF Demands Safer Schools after Abductions
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Nigerian authorities have a duty to ensure school environments are safe for school children especially girls who have been targeted in Boko Haram multiple abductions, the UNICEF said Thursday.
Iran Condemns Terrorist Attack on Kabul Nowruz Ceremony
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry strongly condemned a suicide attack at a Shiite shrine in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul that killed at least 29 people marking Nowruz, the beginning of spring.
Leader Highlights Iran’s Positive Regional Role
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei defended Iran’s influential role in the region, saying that the Islamic Republic has made an essential contribution in defeating Takfiri terrorists.