Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has downplayed the US criticism of elections in Iran as a result of Washington’s fury over Tehran’s growing influence among nations.
Syrian forces have regained control over more than a dozen villages in the country’s northern province of Aleppo.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has hailed relations with neighboring Azerbaijan as “friendly, brotherly and strategic,” saying they share close views on regional issues.
The latest round of the Syrian peace talks has concluded in the Swiss city of Geneva, with the United Nations hailing the negotiations as "substantive" and the talks yielding a “clear agenda” for the future of the war-ravaged Arab country.
Israel has been quietly exporting natural gas to Jordan through an American intermediary firm, despite popular opposition in the Arab country to conducting business with Israel.
An Israeli military court has postponed the imprisonment of an Israeli soldier, who is given a lenient prison term of 18 months for shooting dead a wounded Palestinian man in the occupied West Bank last year.
UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura has told all parties present at the Syria peace talks being held in Geneva that several more rounds of negotiations would be needed before any manner of accord is reached.
Iraqi government forces have regained control of two neighborhoods in the western part of Mosul in a new phase of joint operations with allied fighters from Popular Mobilization Units to push Daesh Takfiri terrorists out of their last urban stronghold in the country.
The terrorists of al-Qa’ida and ISIS could be replaced by Shi’ite groups manipulated by Iran, who would be just as dangerous to the world, according to zionist's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.