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Daily Archives: May 19, 2017

Iran election to impact global geopolitical affairs: Analyst

Iran’s 12th presidential election will take place on Friday, and the two main candidates, Hassan Rouhani and Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi, have done their best to garner their support of the voters. Press TV has talked to Roozbeh Aliabadi, partner at the Global Growth Advisors, as well as Catherine Shakdam, director ...

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Russia, Syria blast US strikes targeting anti-Daesh forces

Russia and Syria have condemned US airstrikes targeting anti-Daesh forces, saying the “brazen” attacks violate the Arab country’s sovereignty and show Washington’s claims of fighting terrorism are false.   The US military launched the attack against a convoy of the Syrian military heading towards the border near Jordan where Daesh terrorists are based. ...

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Humaima Malik posts photo of her newborn niece

 Humaima Malik posted a photo of her newborn niece on Instagram. She called the baby “an angel” while thanking Allah Almighty for such a precious blessing. The Pakistani actor congratulated her sister Tabi Kiran who is lesser known than the other siblings Dua Malik and Feroze Khan. The 29-year-old actor ...

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Sweden drops probe into Assange rape allegation

Swedish prosecutors have closed a seven-year investigation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over allegations of rape. “Director of Public Prosecution Marianne Ny has today decided to discontinue the investigation regarding suspected rape by Julian Assange,” the prosecutor’s office said in a statement released on Friday. It was not clear what ...

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A look at elections in Iran versus other Persian Gulf states

The Persian Gulf’s coastline accommodates eight countries, Iran and seven Arab states. Here is a look at the differences between the electoral systems in the Islamic Republic and the other countries that share the littoral stretch with it.   Iran In the Islamic Republic, the Leader, which is the highest ...

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Iran outclasses China in 2017 AFC U-20 Futsal Championship

Iran’s national futsal team has posted its third resounding win in a row at the 2017 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-20 Futsal Championship in Thailand, thrashing the Chinese squad in the group stage of the continental tournament. On Friday, the Iranians, who had defeated the United Arab Emirates 5-1 in their second Group D fixture ...

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Jared Kushner personally intervened in Saudi arms deal: Report

US President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner personally intervened on a recent arms deal with Saudi Arabia ahead of Trump’s visit to the kingdom this week, said a report. According to a report by The New York Times on Thursday, Kushner jumped to the Saudis’ assistance when it became ...

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