Number of reporters killed last year drops by almost half
It has been a deadly decade for journalists across the world, however last year there was a glimmer of hope when the number of reporters killed dropped by almost half.
Surprisingly, the Middl
U.S. embassy in Iraq targeted in missile strike
BAGHDAD, Iraq - Two rockets have landed near the U.S. embassy in Baghdad located in the heavily fortified Green Zone, reported Al Arabiya citing security sources.
The outlet in its report sta
Soleimani bad-mouthing America got him killed, Trump tells donors
WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has recounted minute-by-minute details of the air raid that killed Iranian General Qasem Soleimani earlier this month.
The U.S. President recounte
Turkmenistan: But where are the buyers
Turkmenistan last June cut the ribbon on a $1.7 billion state-of-the-art facility that would enable it to convert natural gas into gasoline in the expectation this would help diversify its exports
Iran MP offers $3 million 'to anyone who kills Trump': report
An Iranian lawmaker on Tuesday offered a $3 million reward to "anyone who kills" US President Donald Trump to avenge the assassination of a top general, semi-official news agency ISNA reported.
The ANC should not mourn Soleimani
As an Iranian, I was quite disappointed to see Hon. Mr Khalid Sayed, ANC Member of the Provincial Legislature of the Western Cape's recent article about General Qassem Soleimani.
We have doubts on IMF projections: BJP's Gopal Krishna Agarwal
New Delhi [India], Jan 21 (ANI): After the International Monetary Fund (IMF) slashed India's growth rate to 4.8 per cent for 2019, which is expected to rise to 5.8 per cent in 2020, BJP leader Gopal K
Iran Confirms Two Missiles Fired In Downing Of Ukrainian Plane
Iran's civil aviation authority has confirmed that two missiles were launched at a Ukrainian passenger jet just after it took off from Tehran's international airport bound for Kyiv on January 8.
South Korea Naval Unit to Expand Operations to Strait of Hormuz
A South Korean anti-piracy unit has temporarily expanded its mission to the Strait of Hormuz, a vital global oil route at the center of soaring tensions between Iran and the United States.
Iran admits Ukrainian plane was downed by two missiles
PanARMENIAN.Net - A Ukrainian passenger plane that crashed after taking off from the Iranian capital on January 8 was downed by two short-range surface-to-air missiles, Iran's Civi
Russia warns Iran against making 'reckless steps' to quit NPT
Moscow [Russia], Jan 21 (ANI/Sputnik): Moscow warns Tehran against making 'reckless steps' to quit the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), Russia's deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov said. He added th
Eight Countries Back European-Led Naval Mission In Strait Of Hormuz
Eight European Union member states have given their support for a European-led maritime surveillance mission in the Strait of Hormuz, a strategic route for world oil supplies.
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