TEHRAN, Jun 16 - Tehran summoned the British ambassador to Iran, Rob Macaire, to its Foreign Ministry on Saturday, ISNA news agency has reported. The Iranian diplomats voiced their protest to Macaire over London’s backing of Washington’s claims that Tehran was behind the explosions on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman earlier this week.
News ID: 40751 Publish Date : 2019/06/16
TEHRAN, Jun 15 -A large explosion has hit a military zone in the Syrian capital of Damascus, Syrian state TV reported. Following the initial report, pictures surfaced on social media claiming to show the aftermath of the blast.
News ID: 40714 Publish Date : 2019/06/15
TEHRAN, Jun 15 -Spain became one of the first European countries to roll out a 5G network as Vodafone Spain commercially launched the service in 15 cities, including Madrid and Barcelona, in cooperation with Chinese telecom giant Huawei.
News ID: 40713 Publish Date : 2019/06/15
TEHRAN, Jun 15 -India said it will on Sunday impose higher tariffs on 28 US products, including almonds, apples and walnuts, in response to Washington’s withdrawal of key trade privileges for New Delhi.
News ID: 40712 Publish Date : 2019/06/15
TEHRAN, Jun 15 -Serbian leader Aleksandar Vucic has urged US President Donald Trump to put pressure on Kosovo to return to negotiations amid a months-long deadlock.
News ID: 40710 Publish Date : 2019/06/15
TEHRAN, Jun 15 - The UK government said it was adamant that Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps was responsible for the attacks on tankers in the Gulf of Oman, insisting that neither another state nor a state actor had the capability to launch such an operation.
News ID: 40709 Publish Date : 2019/06/15
TEHRAN, Jun 14 - Sudan’s military has acknowledged that security forces committed violations when they moved in to disperse a protest sit-in camp outside the military headquarters in Khartoum last week.
News ID: 40687 Publish Date : 2019/06/14
TEHRAN, Jun 14 - The leaders of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) countries have signed a joint declaration at their summit in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
News ID: 40686 Publish Date : 2019/06/14
TEHRAN, Jun 14 -The results achieved in the fight against terrorism in Syria are really the joint successes of Russia, Iran and Turkey, President Vladimir Putin said on Friday.
News ID: 40685 Publish Date : 2019/06/14
TEHRAN, Jun 14 -Thousands of Brazilians have joined a general strike, called for by trade unions, to protest against pension reforms being discussed in Congress.
News ID: 40684 Publish Date : 2019/06/14
TEHRAN, Jun 14 - UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet will visit Venezuela from June 19-21 to hold separate talks with both President Nicolas Maduro and his arch foe, National Assembly chief Juan Guaido.
News ID: 40683 Publish Date : 2019/06/14
TEHRAN, Jun 11 -Iraqi Kurdistan’s parliament on Tuesday named Masrour Barzani as the region’s new premier, a day after his cousin was sworn in as its president.
News ID: 40604 Publish Date : 2019/06/11
TEHRAN, Jun 11 -Andrea Leadsom, one of the candidates vying to replace British PM Theresa May, said on Tuesday she would seek a managed Brexit but that leaving the EU on October 31 was a red line.
News ID: 40603 Publish Date : 2019/06/11
TEHRAN, Jun 11 -A treaty on disarmament and nuclear nonproliferation is in crisis, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Tuesday.
News ID: 40602 Publish Date : 2019/06/11
TEHRAN, Jun 11 - President Volodymyr Zelensky on Tuesday asked parliament to appoint a former Ukrainian envoy to NATO, Vadym Prystaiko, as new foreign minister and to sack General Prosecutor Yury Lutsenko.
News ID: 40601 Publish Date : 2019/06/11
TEHRAN, Jun 11 - A report by the UK Charity Commission said that Oxfam GB, one of Britain's biggest charities, did not appropriately respond to allegations of sexual abuse against its aid workers in Haiti in 2011.
News ID: 40600 Publish Date : 2019/06/11
TEHRAN, Jun 11 - The US Treasury Department announced on Tuesday that it had imposed sanctions on three individuals and 13 entities over their alleged financial support for Syrian President Bashar Assad.
News ID: 40599 Publish Date : 2019/06/11
TEHRAN, Jun 10 - The United States has not taken any steps to create a joint working group to assess its concerns regarding Turkey’s purchase of the Russian S-400 missile defense systems, according to the head of the Turkish Defense Industries Directorate.
News ID: 40587 Publish Date : 2019/06/10
TEHRAN, Jun 10 - Former Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari was arrested on corruption charges on Monday, Reuters reported a Pakistani official as saying. National Accountability Bureau (NAB) spokesman Nawazish Ali confirmed that Zardari has been arrested, without giving details.
News ID: 40586 Publish Date : 2019/06/10
TEHRAN, Jun 10 -International Atomic Energy Agency chief Yukiya Amano said on Monday he was worried about rising tensions over Iran’s nuclear program.
News ID: 40585 Publish Date : 2019/06/10