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Iran floods

In this picture released by Islamic Republic News Agency, IRNA, villagers weep while some members of their family missing after flash floods triggered by heavy rains in Chenar village near city of Ajabshir in northwestern Iran, Saturday, April 15, 2017. The death toll in flash...

59 US missiles strike against Syria: Russia denounced the US strikes as an “aggression against a sovereign state in violation of international law”

Russia and Iran have strongly condemned overnight US air strikes on a Syrian base, with the Kremlin calling the action a "violation of international law". French, Israeli and British officials have welcomed the US military action. ______ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZ5lmTsGy1o In a statement released early on Friday, the...

Earthquake magnitude 6.1 hits Torbat-e Jam, Iran

Seismotectonics of the Middle East and Vicinity (https://earthquake.usgs.gov) No fewer than four major tectonic plates (Arabia, Eurasia, India, and Africa) and one smaller tectonic block (Anatolia) are responsible for seismicity and tectonics in the Middle East and surrounding region. Geologic development of the region is a...

US injudicious and incorrect policies are the root cause of tensions in the Middle East: Iran

The Iranian Foreign Ministry has dismissed the “spiteful” anti-Iran remarks by the head of the US Central Command, saying Washington's “injudicious and incorrect” policies are the root cause of tensions in the Middle East. ______ “The injudicious and incorrect US policies have been the main reason...

US hosts 68 nations to discuss how to stop ISIS – Russia and Iran who are really fighting everyday IS will be out

A high-profile ministerial meeting of 68 US-led coalition nations fighting against ISIS will be hosted by Washington in two weeks. It will not include two prominent players in the region actively fighting ISIS – Russia and Iran. ______ US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet delegates...

Iran successfully tested the Russian-made S-300 surface-to-air missile defense system

Iran has successfully tested the Russian-made S-300 surface-to-air missile defense system, which the Islamic Republic has purchased from Russia and integrated into the defense system of the country. ______ The Iranian Fars news agency reported on Sunday that the missile system successfully detected, tracked, and intercepted...

US will receive a strong slap in the face if underestimates Iran’s defensive capabilities: Iranian commander

The United States should expect a "strong slap in the face" if it underestimates Iran's defensive capabilities, a commander of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Wednesday, as Tehran concluded war games. ______ Since taking office last month, U.S. President Donald Trump has pledged to get...

Better be careful: US President Donald Trump warns Iran president Rouhani

Better be careful US President Donald Trump warns Iran president Rouhani
Donald Trump dialed up the rhetoric against Iran on Friday, warning the country's president he "better be careful" about his words. ______ The war-of-words between Tehran and Washington escalated as President Hassan Rouhani and Trump traded threats and warnings. Rouhani told a crowd of hundreds of thousands...

US warship arrives in the sea near Yemen amid heightened tensions with Iran

The United States has deployed the Navy warship USS Cole to off the coast of Yemen amid heightened tensions with Iran, according to two American officials. _____ The guided-missile destroyer arrived in the surrounding area of the Bab al-Mandab Strait off southwestern Yemen where it will...

Britain, the US, France and Australia holding military drills in Persian Gulf amid Iran warning

Britain, the US, France and Australia holding military drills in Persian Gulf amid Iran warning
Britain, the US, France and Australia are holding maritime military exercises in the Persian Gulf as Iran warns that it will not allow any intrusion into its territorial waters. The three-day war games, dubbed the Unified Trident, started on Tuesday. ______ They involve British Royal Navy flagship HMS...

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