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Pakistan to give Iran gas talks another shot

Pakistan to give Iran gas talks another shot

TEHRAN, March 25, YJC-A Pakistani delegation will be visiting Iran next month to revive talks on a planned gas pipeline which has been set back for years because of US and Saudi opposition, an Iranian news agency says.
UN urges Iran, Russia, Turkey to resume Syria talks in Astana

UN urges Iran, Russia, Turkey to resume Syria talks in Astana

The UN has called on Iran, Russia and Turkey to convene a fresh round of peace talks TEHRAN, March 25, YJC-between Damascus and opposition groups in Astana, Kazakhstan, to bring the situation on the ground under control amid increasing militant attempts to break into the heart of the Syrian capital in defiance of a countrywide truce.
World must assist families displaced by Saudi war: Yemeni Red Cross

World must assist families displaced by Saudi war: Yemeni Red Cross

TEHRAN, March 25, YJC-Two years into a bloody Saudi war on Yemen, the Red Crescent Society in the violence-hit country calls on the international community to provide more humanitarian aid to the Yemeni families displaced in the wake of Riyadh’s military campaign.
Flynn discussed removing Gulen with Turkish officials: Ex-CIA chief

Flynn discussed removing Gulen with Turkish officials: Ex-CIA chief

TEHRAN, March 25, YJC - President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn discussed with senior Turkish officials the possibility of removing Turkey'sexiledopposition figureFethullah Gulen, who is accused byAnkara of masterminding a coup attempt last year, according to a report.
Israel 'assassinates' senior Hamas official in Gaza

Israel 'assassinates' senior Hamas official in Gaza

TEHRAN, March 25, YJC-The Palestinian resistance movement Hamas says the Israeli regime has assassinated one of its senior members in the besieged Gaza Strip.
UN launches probe of crimes against Rohingya in Myanmar

UN launches probe of crimes against Rohingya in Myanmar

TEHRAN, March 24, YJC- The top United Nations human rights body agreed on Friday to send an international fact-finding mission to investigate widespread allegations of killings, rape and torture by security forces against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar’s Rakhine state.
Bahrain sentences three activists to death, slaps life terms on four

Bahrain sentences three activists to death, slaps life terms on four

TEHRAN, March 23, YJC-A court in Bahrain has sentenced three people to death over alleged involvement in terror acts as the Al Khalifah regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown on pro-democracy campaigners in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom.
China warns Japan against militarism, says Tokoy must learn lessons of history

China warns Japan against militarism, says Tokoy must learn lessons of history

China said on Thursday that it hoped the entry into service of Japan's second biggest helicopter carrier, the Kaga, did not mean a return to the country's past militaristic history.
New North Korea missile test ends in failure: Seoul

New North Korea missile test ends in failure: Seoul

TEHRAN, March 22, YJC-South Korea says the North has attempted to launch another missile, but the test appears to have ended in a failure.
Syrian Kurdish militias, Turkish military exchange cross-border fire

Syrian Kurdish militias, Turkish military exchange cross-border fire

TEHRAN, March 22, YJC-Cross-border tensions are rising between Kurdish militias in Syria and Turkey's military after a Turkish soldier was fatally shot from a Kurdish-controlled area in northwestern Syria.