Fri, 24 May 2019

US Announces New Charges Against WikiLeaks Founder Assange

WASHINGTON - U.S. prosecutors on Thursday announced new criminal charges against jailed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for his alleged role ...

Iran FM to Visit Iraq Saturday: Sources

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who is currently in Pakistan as part of his tour of several Asian states, ...

'American Taliban' Released After 17 Years in Federal Prison

WASHINGTON - An American man, convicted of providing support to the Taliban, has been released from prison.John Walker Lindh, known ...

Enemy's Adventurism to Trigger Iran's Harsh Response: Top General

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri warned the enemies that any military action ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on May 23

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Wednesday, May 23, 2019, and picked headlines ...

Iran OK with Iraq's Mediation Efforts, but 'Will Have Its Own Say'

Iran says it has no problem with the visit of an Iraqi delegation to Tehran with the aim of mediating ...

US Says Iraq Can Buy Energy from Iran

The US embassy in Baghdad says Washington has exempted Iraq from some anti-Iran sanctions and Baghdad could buy energy from ...

IS Militants Target Kurdish Farmers in Disputed Iraqi Territories

VOA's Ahmed Zebari contributed to this report.WASHINGTON - In a bid to extort revenues from local farmers during the harvest ...

Iran Supreme Leader Criticizes Politicians Amid Tension With US

TEHRAN, IRAN - Iran's supreme leader publicly chastised the country's moderate president and foreign minister Wednesday, saying he disagreed with ...

Iraqi Teams Being Sent to Iran, US to Ease Tension

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi says his country is set to send delegations to the US and Iran to ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on May 22

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, and picked headlines ...

UN envoy warns of 'long and bloody war' in Libya

The UN envoy for Libya has called for immediate action to cut off arms flows to the warring sides in ...

Iraqi Teams Sent to Iran, US to Ease Tension

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi says his country is set to send delegations to the US and Iran to ...

Iran Says Will Never Bow to Bullies

Iranian president says pressure may cause difficult conditions, but the Iranian nation does not bow to the bullies. Hassan Rouhani ...

UN Envoy: Islamic State Revival in Iraq Must Be Prevented

UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. envoy for Iraq is calling for 'wide-based international support' to prevent Islamic State extremists from ...

U.S. Goal Is Deterrence, Not War With Iran: Shanahan

By RFE/RLTop U.S. administration officials told Congress on May 21 that Washington's response to alleged Iranian threats deterred attacks on ...

Pentagon Chief Says Iranian Threats 'Put On Hold'

The United States' response to alleged Iranian threats has "put on hold" potential attacks by Iran, acting U.S. Defense Secretary ...

Iraq Seeking To Help Calm Iran-U.S. Tensions

Iraq will send delegations to Washington and Tehran to help 'end tension' amid concerns of a possible military conflict between ...

Australia election triggers refugee suicide attempts

At least four refugees in Australia's offshore Pacific camps have attempted suicide since the conservative government's shock re-election on Saturday, ...

Iraqi PM Says He Wants to End Tensions Between Iran and US

BAGHDAD - State-run Iraqi media is quoting Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi as saying that Baghdad will send delegations to the ...

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Hamas and UNRWA to blame for plight of Gazans, Greenblatt tells UNSC

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. President Donald Trump's Special Envoy to the Middle East and one of two Chief ...

Iran Not to Stop Fighting for Its Independence Even If Bombed

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says Iran won't stop fighting for its independence and dignity even if the country is bombarded. ...

Ten people kidnapped by armed group in eastern DRC

Ten people have been kidnapped by an armed group in the Beni region of eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, local ...

US Announces New Charges Against WikiLeaks Founder Assange

WASHINGTON - U.S. prosecutors on Thursday announced new criminal charges against jailed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for his alleged role ...

Iran FM to Visit Iraq Saturday: Sources

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who is currently in Pakistan as part of his tour of several Asian states, ...

Rohani: Iran Won't Surrender, Even If It's Bombed

Iranian President Hassan Rohani has said that his country will not surrender to U.S. pressure even if it is bombed, ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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