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‘US, Israel liable for mounting tensions in Middle East: Iran Army

The Iranian Army has denounced the recent “foolish” US move to recognize Israeli-occupied Jerusalem al-Quds as the “capital” of the Tel Aviv regime, saying the United States and Israel are responsible for escalating tensions in the Middle East. “The foolish and fresh move by the White House leaders to officially recognize Jerusalem ...

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Muslim world needs another intifada in defense of Quds: Tehran conference

Senior Muslim figures attending the international Islamic Unity Conference in Tehran have slammed a US decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel’s “capital,” calling for a new intifada (uprising) against the scheme targeting the occupied Palestinian city. In their final statement, the participants in the 31 International Islamic Unity Conference ...

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Uzbekistan, Afghanistan sign rail deal with eyes on Iran

Afghanistan and Uzbekistan have signed an agreement to extend a railway between the two countries which could give Uzbekistan a strategic access to the Persian Gulf through Iran. The agreement over the project – which would be within the framework of the Trans-Afghan Transport Corridor that has been in the ...

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Putin meets with senior Chinese military official

Russian President Vladimir Putin has met with a senior Chinese military official, as Moscow and Beijing seek to forge stronger military cooperation. During the meeting with Zhang Youxia, who is a member of the Political Bureau of Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and the vice chairman of CPC ...

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Philippines wants French drugmaker to return money

The Philippines will seek the return of 3 billion pesos ($59 million) it paid French drugmaker Sanofi for a dengue vaccine used to immunize hundreds of thousands of children that Sanofi has said could worsen the disease in some cases. “We will demand the refund of the 3 billion (pesos) ...

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China calls on US, North Korea to tone down rhetoric

China has urged the United States and North Korea to exercise restraint, reminding the sides that war would not resolve the long-standing issues between them. The US military has been conducting joint exercises with South Korea since Monday, drilling mock attacks on North Korea in different war scenarios. North Korea said ...

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Iran’s top general: Muslims won’t let Quds be separated

Iran’s top military commander has condemned US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as the Israeli “capital,” saying the move violates international resolutions and the rights of the Palestinians. Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri said Thursday that Muslims would not allow a part of ...

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Snakes Saudis produced have turned against them: Zarif

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on Saudi Arabia to initiate producing prosperity rather than terrorists and dictators as he lambasted Riyadh and its allies for “indiscriminate bombardment” of Yemen. In an interview with Russia’s RT broadcaster aired on Thursday, Zarif touched on Saudi Arabia’s history of supporting many extremist groups. “I ...

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